Former Cryptopia Developer Says Hack Was ‘Inside Job’

Vcdragon, a former developer and co-founder of Cryptopia exchange, has released new evidence detailing exactly how Intranel intentionally destroyed the exchange. Former Cryptopia Developer Spills the Beans On July 18 @notsofast, a twitter user claiming to be a former developer at Cryptopia, tweeted a link to an article which he claims provides “the complete story […]

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Bigger Than Russia – Bitcoin Now 8th Largest World Currency

Still think Bitcoin is a passing fad? Here’s a news flash for you. At $8,940, it’s bigger than Russia’s monetary base. That makes Bitcoin the eighth largest currency in the world. And the price keeps on climbing… Which Countries Have the Biggest Monetary Base in the World? The answer might surprise you. Check out the […]

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From Bitcoin Price ‘Lil Pump’ to Bitfinex Tethers: Last Week’s Top Stories

This Sunday will see over 40,000 people attempt to run a 26.2 mile course through the streets of London. It will also see Bitcoinist pack a marathon week of news into the much more easily attempted list of past week’s top bitcoin stories.  Bitcoin Price Pulled In Opposing Directions The past 7 days saw a price […]

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Bitcoin is Up an Eye-Popping 720,000,000% Since Its First Recorded Price

The price is what usually comes to mind first when people talk about Bitcoin. But what was the first ever recorded price of a single bitcoin? And how much it has appreciated since? Bitcoin Leapfrogs Evolution of Money The evolution of money has historically gone through four key stages. From collectible to a store of […]

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More Than Gold: 7 Reasons Why Bitcoin is Prime ‘Digital Real Estate’

Bitcoin itself is already ‘real estate’ on the blockchain by quickly emerging as the first ‘digital property’ for an increasingly digital world. Bitcoin is ‘The Most Interesting Property’ Forget real estate on-the-blockchain.” Bitcoin already is. In fact, it’s the “most interesting property in the world,” writes General Partner at Blockchain Capital, Spencer Bogart. Looking closer, […]

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4 Reasons Why Delisting BSV Was the ‘Right Thing to Do’ for Binance

Binance delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV) is forcing other exchanges like Kraken and Shapeshift to follow. Let’s take a look at the implications of this unprecedented move for the world’s biggest exchange.  ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ Should Have Seen It Coming Yesterday, the biggest bitcoin exchange by volume, Binance, announced it would delist Bitcoin SV (BSV) in a […]

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Casa Node Review: A True Plug-n-Play Lightning Network Node (Kinda)

The Casa Node is an exciting product that promises plug-n-play functionality for those wishing to operate both a full Bitcoin node and a Lightning Network Node. The company sent us over two nodes — one for review, and another for a giveaway. Here’s our review!  Casa Node’s Design: Simple and Discrete The Casa Node’s design […]

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Why Bitcoin is Incomparable to History’s Famous Bubbles

Bitcoin economist Saifedean Ammous says that nothing has ever risen as fast and as much as Bitcoin price – which makes it ‘incomparable’ even to the most successful companies and innovators. ‘Bitcoin is a Completely New Animal’ Bitcoin economist and author of The Bitcoin Standard, Saifedean Ammous, recently shared his views on whether the world’s […]

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China’s Orwellian Cashless Payments Show Why Bitcoin Is Freedom

Like a scene from an Orwellian nightmare, authorities in Shenzhen China show where the future of centralized cashless payments is headed. And it isn’t pretty. Centralized Cashless Payments in China China is known for its high rate of technology adoption. Of the 2 billion or so smartphones around the world, two-thirds of them are in […]

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