If you bought $100 of bitcoin 7 years ago, you'd be sitting on $75 million now

Monday marks the seven-year anniversary of Bitcoin Pizza Day – the moment a programmer named Laszlo Hanyecz spent 10,000 bitcoin on two Papa John's pizzas. More important than the episode being widely recognized as the first transaction using the ......mehr

Quelle : CNBC

If You Bought $5 of Bitcoin 7 Years Ago, You'd Be $4.4 Million Richer

Monday marked the seventh anniversary of what is said to be the first recorded instance of bitcoin used in a real world transaction. Over the course of seven years, bitcoin's value has multiplied 879,999 times over since 2010. If an investor had ......mehr

Quelle : Fortune

New digital currency 'bitcoin cash' rallies nearly 200% following blockchain split

A new digital currency called "bitcoin cash" was created yesterday by the splitting of the bitcoin blockchain. Everyone who held bitcoin before the split was entitled to receive the same number of "bitcoin cash" tokens. The price of the new token has ......mehr

Quelle : CNBC

Bitcoin is Divided in Two

After numerous debates on how the virtual currency can be improved, in the end it was created entirely new digital active called Bitcoin Cash. The situation around digital currencies is not something that can be easily explained to people who do not ......mehr

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How to buy the new bitcoin cash after the split of the popular cryptocurrency

Yesterday bitcoin split into two cryptocurrencies: bitcoin and “bitcoin cash.” The new cryptocurrency is trading at around $600 per unit today, or about 20% of the value of a bitcoin. The market value of all bitcoin cash in circulation is $7.8 billion ......mehr

Quelle : Quartz

After bitcoin rebounds to record high, reinvigorated investors bet on even ...

Digital currency investors expect bitcoin to climb even further following likely splits into two other coins in the next several weeks. Analysts also predict bitcoin will rise on increased investor interest as more "crypto-funds" form and bitcoin ......mehr

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Bitcoin just passed $5000

This morning bitcoin shot past $5,000, and is now hovering around $5,300 — up nearly 10 percent from yesterday. It's the first time the cryptocurrency has confidently shot past $5,000. Some exchanges saw the price hit $5,000 for a few minutes in ......mehr

Quelle : TechCrunch

Bitcoin Surges Past $5300 to an All-Time High

What bitcoin bubble? On Thursday, the popular crypto-currency defied skeptics' predictions and soared to a new all-time, past the $5,000 mark in the early morning and then climbing nearly another $400 higher through the day. As of late afternoon ET ......mehr

Quelle : Fortune

$5856: Bitcoin Price Hits New Record High

The value of a bitcoin reached a new all-time high of $5,856.10 at around 02:45 UTC this morning. The new price record comes just hours after setting new highs with a strong move beyond $5,000 yesterday, according to CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index....mehr

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5 reasons bitcoin has roared to its highest level ever, defying Dimon's 'fraud ...

A single bitcoin BTCUSD, +5.80% on Thursday afternoon was worth $5,220.54, eclipsing an intrasession high reached in early September around $5,000. The cybercurrency has risen by about 75% since hitting a low of $2,985.24 in mid-September, ......mehr

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