Bitcoin News 2018-06-29T10:32:35+00:00

Bitcoin News | Bitcoin Price News

Bitcoin was first created in 2009 under the synonym Satoshi Nakamoto. The real identity of it’s creator(s) is not known, however the value of the digital currency speaks for itself. It’s the first ever decentralised currency, meaning it’s not controlled by any organisation, bank or third parties. It’s controlled entirely by it’s users, transaction by transaction. What is Bitcoin used for? Bitcoin allows users to quickly and directly transfer the digital cash to any address around the globe, without the permission of any third party.

Here you will find all the latest Bitcoin news and Bitcoin price news. Here at bitGuru we aim to keep you up to date with the most relevant cryptocurrency news, Bitcoin news and Bitcoin price news.

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The Cryptocurrency ‘Bell’ Run – August 2017 – August 2018, Cryptocurrency Timeline of Events

Satoshi Nakamoto's famous digital currency, Bitcoin which pioneered the 'blockchain revolution' has put on a spectacular show over the past 12 months. From dizzying <1000% gains, to frightening >75% drops, it's been one hell of [...]

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3 Different Types of Popular Bitcoin Wallets

Online payments have been used for years now. People purchase, book and receive money online daily. We buy clothes online, we pay our household bills, we play at online casino sites, we purchase all kinds [...]

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Sending Bitcoin Is Cheaper & Safer Than Any Traditional Money Transfer Service

Though Bitcoin fees are by no means the lowest in the crypto world, the cost of transacting through the Bitcoin network is still worlds away from any other traditional money transfer service so far. During [...]

  • Coinbase Enable Cryptocurrency Gift Cards

Coinbase Enable Cryptocurrency Gift Cards

Coinbase is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, they have now announced a new partnership which will enable cryptocurrency gift cards to customers in Europe and Australia. The partnership sees Coinbase partner [...]

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Bitcoin Price Up 20% in The Past 7 Days Amid Hype Of A Huge Incoming Bull Run!

It's been an agonising wait for the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency community, as the Bitcoin price has finally crossed back over the $8000 mark. The first time in over 60 days since it fell below $8,000 [...]

  • Bitcoin has surged this week rising from around $6,100 to highs of almost $7,500 with investors hoping this is the start of a cryptocurrency bull run. One particular cryptocurrency expert believes that bitcoin could take a chunk of the gold market cap.

Bitcoin Could Take A Chunk Of The Gold Market Cap

Bitcoin has surged this week rising from around $6,100 to highs of almost $7,500 with investors hoping this is the start of a cryptocurrency bull run. One particular cryptocurrency expert believes that bitcoin could take [...]

  • David Solomon, New Goldman Sachs CEO Is Keen On Bitcoin And Crypto

David Solomon, New Goldman Sachs CEO Is Keen On Bitcoin And Crypto

At the start if the week Goldman Sachs named David Solomon as their new CEO. Well now David Solomon, the new Goldman Sachs CEO is keen on bitcoin and crypto. Feeling speculation that the multinational [...]

  • Billionaire Investor Mark Lasry Predicts $40,000 Bitcoin Price

Billionaire Investor Mark Lasry Predicts $40,000 Bitcoin Price

Marc Lasry, billionaire investor and co-founer of Avenue Capital Group has said he believes we will see a $40,000 bitcoin price in a recent interview with CNBC. Speaking about bitcoin in a "Squawk Box" interview [...]

  • There has been a number of different stories this week which have surfaced this week and it appears as though the bitcoin FOMO is back!

Bitcoin FOMO is Back!!

Although it is still early doors, theres a slight hope that the cryptocurrency bull run may be about to start. Bitcoin has surged over $1,000 since 15th July, 2018 according to Coinbase and investors are [...]

  • Mastercard May Be About To Enable Bitcoin Transactions

Mastercard May Be About To Enable Bitcoin Transactions

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies has gained unprecedented media attention since being launched in 2009. Many have debated as to whether or not bitcoin will make into mainstream markets, and many have argued that bitcoin needs to [...]

  • World’s Largest Asset Manager BlackRock Looks Into Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin up by 4%

World’s Largest Asset Manager BlackRock Looks Into Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin up by 4%

BlackRock often deemed the worlds largest 'shadow bank' has caused a surge in the cryptocurrency markets after a report in the  Financial News London on Monday cited sources claiming the investment giants are looking into cryptocurrencies [...]

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Cryptocurrency Market Capitalization Expected To Reach $1 Trillion This Year, Despite Current Down Trends!

The cryptocurrency market capitalization is expected to reach $1 Trillion USD for the first time this year, despite the current bear market. The current total market capitalization according to coinmarketcap.com is around $270,000,000,000, 66% lower than [...]

  • Former Goldman Sachs Vice President Believes Institutional Money Is Coming

Former Goldman Sachs Vice President Believes Institutional Money Is Coming

Christopher Matta, former Vice President of Goldman Sachs remains extremely bullish on Bitcoin and has even gone as far as to state that he believes institutional money is coming due to the developments made this [...]

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Who Is Satoshi Nakamoto?

If you have heard of Bitcoin, you're probably familiar with the infamous Satoshi Nakamoto, creator of the beloved Bitcoin. Back in November 2008 a whitepaper was released by the pseudonym Satoshi Nakamoto titled 'Bitcoin: A [...]

  • bitcoin vs ethereum can ethereum really overtake bitcoin?

Can Ethereum Really Overtake Bitcoin?

Over the past few years, Bitcoin has become the hallmark of cryptocurrencies, being the first ever digital currency, as well as the most popular with the majority of dominance, it has attracted many to invest. [...]

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Reasons You Were Right Not To Invest in Bitcoin!

Bitcoin is not for everyone. The markets swing wildly on a daily basis and holding any amount of Bitcoin can be a real stressful experience. Sure, there have been winners when it comes to Bitcoin, [...]

  • Blockchain Pokemon, Poketoshi Lets You Play Pokemon With Bitcoin

Blockchain Pokemon, Poketoshi Lets You Play Pokemon With Bitcoin

Blockchain technology continues to open up new avenues, allowing developers to continuously improve and test new ways in which blockchain technology can be implemented. Well the most recent development is something called 'Poketoshi', which [...]

  • Coinbase Index Fund

Coinbase Index Fund: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin & Bitcoin Cash Available to Institutional Investors

Coinbase announced back in March their intent to launch an Index Fund, allowing "U.S. resident accredited investors" to invest in a cryptocurrency linked fund. The Coinbase index fund allows users to invest in Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin [...]

  • Bitcoin Core

Bitcoin Core Has Finally Arrived

Bitcoin Core has finally arrived... and we are not referring to the name Roger Ver, founder of Bitcoin Cash likes to give to Bitcoin. No this is an actual hard fork which is going to [...]

  • Bitcoin v Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin v Bitcoin Cash Beginners’ Guide

Cryptocurrencies can be confusing at first, not only do you need to learn how to buy them, trade them, store them and much more. You then discover Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold, Bitcoin Private, etc. [...]

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500,000 Swiss Citizens Vote For Bitcoin Based Financial System

Since 2009 Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have seen a meteoric rise, however, there are still some sceptics. A large number of banks are beginning to block purchases of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Since Bitcoin was [...]

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Gdax Becomes Coinbase Pro on June 29th & Could Offer Crypto Securities

Coinbase announced on 23rd May, 2018 that on 29th June, 2018, GDAX would evolve to become Coinbase Pro. GDAX has been Coinbase's professional trading platform for individuals since 2015. GDAX was one of Coinbase two [...]

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Coinbase To Become Regulated Securites Broker and What This Means

Coinbase recently announced that they are in the process of of becoming a regulated securities broker dealer, pending approval by the SEC. This is just a brief overview of what a securities broker is, how [...]

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Bitcoin Price is Bouncing Again – What are the Reasons?

Bitcoin and the crypto market as a whole are similar to regular stock markets. The main difference, except for modern technology use, is an extremely high volatility of cryptocurrencies. New coins may increase in value by 10%, [...]

  • Coinbase announce they will be opening in Japan!

Coinbase Exchange Will Oficially Be Launching In Japan

Coinbase, the leading cryptocurrency exchange in the United States recently announced their plans to tap into the Japanese cryptocurrency markets. The exchange which allows users to buy and sell Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and as of [...]

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NASDAQ Powered Crypto Exchange to Spark Next Bitcoin & Cryptocurrency Bull Run

After what can only be describes as another disappointing month for bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets alike. Investors are wondering when prices will turn back around. Bitcoin began the month strongly after pushing up to around [...]

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Bitcoin Permissible Under Sharia Law As London Mosque Becomes First To Accept it

Roughly one month ago a renowned Islamic scholar declared that bitcoin was permissible under Sharia law. Opening up the world of cryptocurrencies to 1.6 billion muslims worldwide. Fast forward one month and a London Mosque [...]

  • Surprising Bitcoin Facts You Need To Know

10 Surprising Bitcoin Facts You Need To Know

In this article, we're going to dig into some surprising Bitcoin facts you need to know. The world's most popular digital currency (for now) is Bitcoin. It still holds a roughly 35% dominance over all [...]

  • December 13th Is Officially The Best Day To Own Bitcoin - Bitcoin Price Analaysis

December 13th Is Officially The Best Day To Own Bitcoin – Bitcoin Price Analysis

Its Official... December 13th is officially the best day to own Bitcoin. You are probably wondering why we have made this claim and how we have e come up with the day. Well after [...]

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Bitcoin Price – High’s and Low’s Every Year Since 2009!

Bitcoin price in 2009 Even though Bitcoin was created in 2009, there were no exchanges trading it at that time. That means that technically the Bitcoin price in 2009 was $0. Originally it was [...]

  • Bitcoin Quotes

Bitcoin Quotes From Famous People

Bitcoin is quite probably the most revolutionary technology to be developed since the internet. Bitcoin is allowing people all over the world to transact free of banks, governments and centralised third parties. Meaning finally people [...]

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Next Bitcoin Bull Run On The Horizon

After the first positive signs in 2018 for the Bitcoin price after it surged above $9,000 for the fourth time during the April bull run. The Bitcoin price looks to be heading back to the [...]

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The 17 Millionth Bitcoin Has Just Been Mined!

26th April 2018, the day the 17 Millionth Bitcoin was mined. One of the main reasons the value of Bitcoin is so high is the fact there is a finite supply of them. Fiat currencies such [...]

  • 16,000 bitcoin moved from mt. gox wallet

16,000 Bitcoin Moved From Mt. Gox Wallets

Nobuaki Kobayashi, the lawyer and trustee of the Mt Gox bitcoin exchange has sold bitcoin and bitcoin cash worth more than $400 million since September last year till March this year. At the beginning of [...]

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Bitcoin Adoption At Record High’s In Venezuela

The Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is home to one of the worst hyperinflation crisis in the world ever. Inflation has been projected to reach as high as 13,000% this year, as the situation continues [...]

  • Best cryptocurrency exchanges to use 2018

Best Cryptocurrency Exchanges To Buy Bitcoin & Altcoins in 2018!

In the world of crypto, things are moving at blinding speeds and finding the best cryptocurrency exchange to buy Bitcoin and altcoins takes trail and error. Luckily we've trialled all the contenders so you don't have [...]

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Bitcoin Price Nearing $9,000, For The Fourth Time

The cryptocurrency world is seemingly positive again after a disaster start to 2018. The Bitcoin price has been gradually recovering over the last week and there is a bullish mood for the Bitcoin price [...]

  • what has caused this Bitcoin price surge bull run or bear trap?

What Has Caused This Bitcoin Price Surge?

After an awful first 4 months for Bitcoin and cryptocurrency investors alike, this week has finally seen some positive news in terms of the Bitcoin price. Rewind just 7 days to April 7th and [...]

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7 Industries That Could Adopt Bitcoin In The Next 5 Years

Cryptocurrencies have dominated the headlines over the last year, but they have been silently creating a revolution in the world of transactions. There are widespread benefits to the use of cryptocurrencies, which are based on [...]

  • Why the Bitcoin price is irrelevant

Bitcoin Price is Irrelevant – All Currency is Worthless

As the Bitcoin price continues to decline along with the general cryptocurrency market, lets not forget three major factors. On November 10th 2017 the Bitcoin price reached an all time high of $6700 (roughly [...]

Bitcoin Foundation Cofounder Says Bitcoin Will Rise Again with Goldman Sachs Offering Futures and Options

"To the people who say bitcoin's a bubble, I would say bitcoin is the pin that's going to pop the bubble.” These are the words of Jon Matonis, co-founder and executive director of the Bitcoin [...]

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Newegg Now Offers Bitcoin Payments in Canada

Newegg, one of the most famous online technology stores in the North American region, announced this Wednesday that it will start accepting Bitcoin payments from its users in Canada. The newegg bitcoin relationship is a further [...]

Bitcoin Is Not Dying, Says Bill Barhydt from American Express Supported Abra

Even though all the signs currently point towards a dry spell for cryptocurrencies – if not imminent death – in the next few weeks, one industry insider is hopeful that the industry is bound to [...]

Bitcoin Searches are at their Lowest on Google

Bitcoin searches decrease It seems that Bitcoin is losing more than just its market value on the global scale. As the bitcoin level of interest decreases, so goes bitcoin searches on Google  as well, bitcoin [...]

  • BITCOIN SUCCESS STORIES

“Bitcoin to become world’s global currency within a decade”

Jack Dorsey, (investor in Lightning Labs and the Chief Executive Officer of both Twitter and Square) had some strong statements in regards to the leading cryptocurrency,  bitcoin, the other day. He seems to have a [...]

Cryptomatoes: Bitcoin Mining Heat Will Now Grow Edible Vegetable and Fruits

After the utilization of Bitcoin by charitable operations such as the Pineapple Fund, the people and companies associated with the community are looking towards corporate social responsibility programs that go one step further, giving back [...]

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EU Says Bitcoin Mining Is Completely Legal

When it comes to fighting the law, the law usually wins.  This has been proven with the various calls for regulation in regards to the protection of investors, fighting anti money laundering and anonymity in [...]

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Facts About Bitcoin You Need To Know

Bitcoin has only been around a short amount of time after being created back in 2009, a lot of people are still confused by the new phenomenon which is Bitcoin. This article lets you know [...]

Comparing Bitcoin to Ethereum Is Like Comparing Apples to Oranges

While the cryptocurrency industry is being held witness to tens of new cryptocurrencies every week, it is getting harder and harder for even a seasoned cryptocurrency user to keep track of all the new names [...]

What Is the Difference Between Ethereum and Bitcoin?

With the growing popularity of Bitcoin, the people that are not aware of the cryptocurrency industry keep thinking of it as being synonymous with the term “cryptocurrency.” To most of them, the mention of “cryptocurrency” [...]

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Bitcoin Price Breaks Past New ATH – £6000 Almost $8000 ! + Funny Early 2017 Price Prediction Videos

A new All Time High (ATH) for the infamous Bitcoin. The 8 year old cryptocurrency today broke past a record price of £6000, with $8000 just around the corner for all of our American readers. [...]