Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin


Famous crypto enthusiast Anthony Pompliano, former Snapchat manager, stated that he was sure that Bitcoin would cost $50k by the end of 2018 in his interview to Cheddar. His forecast matches the prediction made by Arthur Hayes, a former wall Street trader and the owner of Bitmex crypto exchange. Pompliano, current partner of Morgan Creek […]

Pompliano: Three Seasons Why Bitcoin Will Cost $50k By End Of 2018

This week several reputable crypto industry representatives stated that the time for a block creation should be limited to 1 minute instead of 10. Crypto community has divided into those who believe that it will improve the network and those who believe that it’s not possible. Nikita Zhavoronkov, the founder of Bitcoin Cash Blockchair, explained […]

Bitcoin Cash Block Creation Timing Will Cause Problems

According to COT weekly reports, provided by the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission last Tuesday: Major speculators (NON-COMMERCIAL) increases the selling position of bitcoin contracts from 0.15 thousand of contracts to 0.50 thousand. For the last two weeks major speculators have been increasing the positions even though they kept decreasing it for 6 weeks before […]

Bitcoin (BTC): Major Funds Purchase More Than Sell

On Thursday, July 26, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the second time rejected the request of Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss on the creation of exchange-traded fund linked to bitcoin. Against the background of this news, the price of the first cryptocurrency fell by more than 3.5%, again below $8000. Recall, Winklevoss brothers for […]

The Price of Bitcoin Went Below $8000 Amid the SEC’s Repeated Refusal to Launch the Bitcoin-ETF of Winklevoss Brothers

One of the founders of Reddit, Alexis Ohanyan, is sure that the first cryptocurrency has proved its ability to adapt to the uncertainty of the market. The businessman also said that the price of ether could grow up to 15 000 dollars. In addition, he stressed that other digital currencies were “much less reliable” and […]

Co-founder of Reddit: Bitcoin “Has Undergone Battle Testing”

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin, called Berlin “the most important city in the blockchain space.” He said that Berlin had both necessary components for blockchain development: infrastructure and very good programmers. He added that the government should launch more programs, promoting the technology. According to Lubin, blockchain is still in its infancy. However, Lubin said that […]

Joseph Lubin Called Berlin The Most Important City in The “Blockchain Space”

Right now Bitcoin is trading at 8220 USD. Blockchain Capital partner Spencer Bogart believes that Bitcoin is waiting for reasons to go even higher or lower. Reasons can be different: global trading, the ability to use Bitcoin and ETF and recent Mastercard announcement about a new patent that will allow client to make transactions in […]

Spencer Bogart Compares Bitcoin To “Tinderbox”: anything can lead to prices going even higher

According to market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC), $1.5 billion is expected to be spent on blockchain technology investments this year and to reach a figure of $11.7 billion in 2022. The biggest investment will be made in the US ( 36% of the global spending in this technological field throughout the five-year period), […]

Companies Spend $11,7 Billion on Blockchain By 2022

Brian Kelly, a regular contributor on CNBC’s Fast Money, explained what Bitcoin’s summer rally is all about.

Brian Kelly: What Makes Bitcoin’s Summer Rally Unique

Users from China have come up with a new way to circumvent censorship on the Internet — they publish information, criticizing the government and state corporations in the Ethereum blockchain, which is available to all users. In early July three-month-old children in the province of Zhengchun were supplied with substandard vaccines against pertussis and tetanus […]

The Chinese Have Learned to Use Blockchain To Circumvent Censorship on The Internet