Category: Bitcoin (BTC)

$12M in ‘Satoshi Era’ Bitcoins Move: 21 Block Rewards from 2010 Spent After a Decade of Slumber

$12M in ‘Satoshi Era’ Bitcoins Move: 21 Block Rewards from 2010 Spent After a Decade of Slumber

On early Sunday morning around 1: 38: 02 a.m. (New York time), approximately 20 blocks with coinbase rewards from 2010 were spent in one block. 1,000 BTC was then consolidated into a single address before moving again. The massive movement of the decade-old ‘sleeping’ bitcoins was caught by an onchain transaction parser and the coins […]

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Boringdao Raises $1.4M: Project’s Tokenized BTC Bridge Backed by 200% Collateral

Boringdao Raises $1.4M: Project’s Tokenized BTC Bridge Backed by 200% Collateral

There’s a new tokenized bitcoin project coming to the decentralized finance (defi) ecosystem that’s recently received $1.4 million from blockchain investors. The project called Boringdao, a decentralized bridge between Ethereum and alternative blockchains, plans to launch the company’s bBTC tunnel this month in order to introduce another tokenized bitcoin.On October 8, 2020, the Boringdao project […]

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Market Update: Bitcoin Captures $11K, Flash Buy Signals, Bollinger Band Squeeze

Market Update: Bitcoin Captures $11K, Flash Buy Signals, Bollinger Band Squeeze

Cryptocurrency markets are seeing decent gains on Friday following the announcement Square made the day prior about purchasing $50 million worth of bitcoin for reserves. During the morning trading sessions, the overall market capitalization of all 7,000+ crypto assets is up over 2% hovering at $340 billion.Digital currency markets are doing well on October 9, […]

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Bitcoin Price Prediction: BTC Could Suffer Another Rejection At $10,000

Bitcoin breaks out of a symmetrical triangle pattern, closing in on the critical $11,000. BTC has a relatively clear path to $11,500 as long as buyers can pull above the short term hurdle at $11,000. The flagship cryptocurrency broke out of a symmetrical triangle discussed multiple times this week. The 4-hour timeframe chart has seen […]

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Bitcoin Defi: Smart Contract Platform RSK Integrates ETH-Based Stablecoin DAI

Bitcoin Defi: Smart Contract Platform RSK Integrates ETH-Based Stablecoin DAI

On October 6, 2020, the RIF (RSK Infrastructure Framework) development team announced that the Makerdao project’s DAI stablecoin is now available via the smart contract protocol RSK. According to the software engineers, RIF developers leveraged the RSK-Ethereum token bridge and individuals can now utilize the Ethereum-based stablecoin across a myriad of decentralized applications (dapps).The Bitcoin […]

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Bitcoin Technical Analysis: BTC Imminent Breakdown To Refresh $10,200 Before Recovery

Bitcoin trading at the edge of a cliff, likely to tumble towards $10,200. BTC/USD path of least resistance is downwards, especially with a symmetrical triangle pattern. Bitcoin has been losing ground since it hit a snag at $10,800 earlier this week. The upside is capped below a trendline, forming part of a symmetrical triangle pattern. […]

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Bitcoin Technical Analysis: BTC/USD Poised For Recovery Above $11,000

Bitcoin nurtures an uptrend after building on the support at $10,400 over the weekend. The pioneer cryptocurrency looks forward to a symmetrical triangle breakout, targeting levels past $11,000. Bitcoin is on its way to recovery towards $11,000. The reversal comes after the flagship cryptocurrency plunged to $10,400 last week. At first, price actions to the […]

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Smart Contract Protocol RSK Attempts to Bring Defi to the Bitcoin Network

Smart Contract Protocol RSK Attempts to Bring Defi to the Bitcoin Network

During the last year, Ethereum has dominated the decentralized finance (defi) ecosystem but a number of other blockchain projects plan to join the fray. The second layer, smart contract protocol RSK aims to bring the defi demand to the Bitcoin blockchain and there’s already a few RSK-based defi projects in the wild.In the world of […]

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Bitcoin Posts a 66-Day Consecutive Streak Above the $10K Price Range

Bitcoin Posts a 66-Day Consecutive Streak Above the $10K Price Range

The Bitcoin network has achieved a few new milestones during the last week, as the price has remained above the $10k range for a record 66 consecutive days. Meanwhile, the network has surpassed 18.5 million bitcoin issued, as the global hashrate coasts along at an all-time high of 140 exahash per second (EH/s). As of […]

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Bitcoin Price Prediction: BTC Falters Ahead Of A Potential Breakdown To $10,000

Bitcoin settles above $10,800 after bouncing off $10,600 support. Bitcoin nurtures a sideways trend ahead of a breakdown that could revisit levels around $10,000. The cryptocurrency market is indecisive and continues to trade horizontally. Bitcoin has impressively held above $10,800. However, gains towards $11,000 have been capped under $10,900. On the downside, the flagship cryptocurrency […]

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