Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Prices/Ethereum Prices Rebound Aaaand...they’re back. It hasn’t been too long since they crashed, yet Bitcoin and Ethereum are shooting skyward with resounding force. On Tuesday, for instance, BTC prices shot up 8.85% and ETH prices shot up 33.76%. And just for good measure, Ripple rose 13%. What…

Bitcoin Prices With Bitcoin prices fluctuating as many expect them to—with large, unexpected shifts upward and downward—investors interested in making money off the cryptocurrency are keeping their ears to the ground in anticipation of any Bitcoin news that may tip them off as to which way the wind…

Where is Bitcoin Headed? Some analysts refuse to make a Bitcoin price prediction for 2017. They say the “right” words but, when push comes to shove, they don’t give us a concrete Bitcoin price target. I suspect it is because they don’t understand the technology. I made that…

Why "The Easiest Cryptocurrency to Mine?" Is the Wrong Question   The cryptocurrency revolution has arrived. With Bitcoin (BTC) hitting all-time highs, peaking at one point around $3,000 per unit—and Ethereum (ETH) going from around $10.00 to over $400.00 in under a year—these two leaders in the cryptocurrency…

Ethereum Price Prediction  With the cryptocurrency wars currently underway, two massive networks of peer-to-peer currencies are vying for supremacy: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). Seen as the newer upstart, Ethereum is perhaps more exciting for investors who are looking to get in during the early goings-on. The Ethereum price…

Why Bitcoin Prices Are So Volatile Anyone interested in cryptocurrencies has seen strange terms like “Bitcoin split,” “BIP 148 UASF Bitcoin,” and “Bitcoin SegWit.” What do they mean? More importantly, are they connected to the sudden increase in Bitcoin volatility? The short answer to the second question is…

With Digital Currency Now Mainstream, Crypto Startups Set to Emerge as Winners These are exciting times. A significant new asset class has exploded from the woodwork in a way that few thought possible. Ethereum ended 2016 trading at $8.00/ETH, and it now trades at around $270.00 (as of this writing).…

Mark Cuban Cryptocurrency Flip-Flop on Bitcoin Bubble Mark Cuban, billionaire owner of the Dallas Mavericks, was a vocal critic of blockchain technology. He even called Bitcoin a bubble, which gives the impression that he thinks it is all nonsense. And yet the Unikrn eSports ICO tells a different…

Why Is Bitcoin Volatile? Bitcoin prices are not known for their stability, which is odd, considering that the currency’s end goal is to “replace fiat money.” That goal is likely to go unfulfilled if Bitcoin volatility remains this high, because no one holds onto cash that can drop…

Why Is Ethereum Dropping? An Ethereum flash crash, an internet hoax, and something called Segregated Witness. What do they have in common? Simple. They all answer one question: “Why is Ethereum dropping?” But it’s equally important to remember what question they don’t answer. Namely, “Is Ethereum a good investment?”…

What Is Ethereum Flash Crash? It wasn’t a bad dream, dear reader. The “Ethereum 10 cents” posts, tweets, and videos floating around the Internet were real. The Ethereum flash crash was real. In the blink of an eye, ETH prices plunged from $320.00 to $0.10 on the GDAX…

3 Ways to Invest in Ethereum I missed out on the Bitcoin surge. Is Ethereum a good alternative to Bitcoin? How can I buy Ethereum? I get these questions all the time.Before I state my Ethereum price prediction, and how it compares to my Bitcoin price prediction, let’s…

3 Ways to Invest in Bitcoin I’ve heard Bitcoin is an amazing investment. Didn’t [insert name here] make a fortune off it? Also, do you know how I can buy some? Is there anything I should know first? I get these questions all the time.In order, the answers…

Initial Coin Offering 2017 If you Google “Initial Coin Offering 2017,” you’ll find hundreds of results. Just don’t expect these results to explain what an initial coin offering actually is, because the vast majority of them were written by coders. In other words, they sound like gibberish to…

Why Is Bitcoin Dropping? There are more swings in the value of Bitcoin than in The Planet of the Apes, yet there’s no denying that the cryptocurrency is a wealth machine. It has turned regular folks into millionaires and millionaires into billionaires. How can you not be bullish…

Re-Evaluating Ethereum Price Predictions for 2018 Another day, another record-breaking high for Ethereum. Investors are refusing to give up their optimism on the Ethereum blockchain, even as they slash more than 10% from Bitcoin’s market capitalization. What does this mean? And, more importantly, should it change our Ethereum…

Bitcoin vs Ethereum Can End One of Two Ways The funny thing about technology is that you never quite know where it leads. I’m sure that Satoshi Nakamoto (the mysterious founder of Bitcoin) had no idea what his creation would spawn, much less that it would one day…

Bitcoin Price Forecast 2018 Can you fathom a measly $50.00 investment turning into a whopping $2.0-million hoard in just under eight years? I can’t! But it happened! The earliest investors saw a staggering 40,000% gain in Bitcoin prices since this cryptocurrency first went into circulation in 2009. If you're…