• Markets report bitcoin price
    Bitcoin,  Markets Report,  Opinion

    Markets Report: Bitcoin circles $13,000 as amid fresh rumors of more firms buying BTC

    Bitcoin’s best week in over a year shows no signs of reversing its fortunes as $13,000 stays in sight

    Bitcoin spent another day challenging $13,000 on Oct. 23 as the aftermath of its rapid run to 15-month highs continued to excite investors. The past week has seen some of the most successful trading days in Bitcoin’s history, and as markets prepared to close on Friday, upward momentum showed no signs of reversing.

  • Markets report bitcoin price
    Bitcoin,  Markets Report,  Opinion

    Markets report: Bitcoin price eyes $13,000 after 250,000 BTC bought up in hours

    Latest surprise gains were driven by a huge liquidity buy-up by long-term hodlers, says Willy Woo.

    Bitcoin attempted to flip $13,000 to support on Oct. 22 after a giant buy-up of spare supply sparked a bull run to $13,200. Data from price tickers including CoinMarketCap showed BTC/USD continue gaining to reach its highest levels in over a year on Thursday.

  • IPFS digital economy
    Opinion

    IPFS is paving the way for a new digital economy

    The peer-to-peer distributed web protocol aims to break the stranglehold of tech giants by decentralizing the internet

    To resolve the inequity in this system—something that impacts every one of us, no matter where we live or what socioeconomic category we claim—we need to decentralize the protocols, platforms, and underlying technologies that drive the digital economy. We need to find new ways to trade and interact online that don’t rely on proprietary technologies and centralized web architectures. The Interplanetary File System is critical in doing so.

  • Rowling don't understand Bitcoin
    Bitcoin,  Opinion

    The sad, exasperating tale of ‘J.K. Rowling and the Sorcerer’s Coin’

    When one of the world’s richest women asked her 14.6 million followers about Bitcoin, members of the crypto community had a great opportunity. They blew it

    Late on Friday night, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling tweeted: “I don’t understand Bitcoin. Please explain it to me.” It was an opportunity for the crypto community to offer a clear, direct explanation of why Bitcoin exists, why it’s worth so much, and how it differs from dollars and dimes. Crypto Twitter blew it.

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