Our Top 5 Bitcoin “Good News” Stories of 2017

When the history of Bitcoin and blockchains is written, 2017 will be the year tagged as the “turning point” when Bitcoin and “red hot” blockchain technology went mainstream. The steadily rising bitcoin price and market cap is a key, though not the only, indicator that a tipping point has been reached.
Analyst: How Bitcoin Price Could Reach $60,000 in the Mid-Term

Analyst: How Bitcoin Price Could Reach $60,000 in the Mid-Term

Tai Lopez, a prominent investor and analyst, has stated that if the world’s millionaires allocate merely 1 percent of their holdings into bitcoin, the bitcoin price could reach $60,000 in the mid-term.
Bitcoin Price Gear Towards $19,000, Surges by $1,000 in a Single Day

Bitcoin Price Gear Towards $19,000, Surges by $1,000 in a Single Day

The bitcoin price has increased by more than $1,000 over the past 24 hours and is en route to surpassing the $19,000 mark.

Charlie Lee: Japan and South Korea Regulations Good For Bitcoin

On CNBC’s Squawk Box, Litecoin creator and former Coinbase executive Charlie Lee discussed the future of bitcoin, Litecoin, and the cryptocurrency market in the long-term.
Ripple Overtakes Bitcoin Cash to Become the Third Largest Cryptocurrency

Ripple Overtakes Bitcoin Cash to Become the Third Largest Cryptocurrency

Ripple has overtaken Bitcoin Cash to become the third largest cryptocurrency in the market with a $31 billion market cap, after recording a 47 percent increase in value within the past 24 hours.
Ethereum Price Achieves All-Time High at $752, Up 20% in 24 Hours

Ethereum Price Achieves All-Time High at $752, Up 20% in 24 Hours

The Ethereum price has surpassed $752 for the first time in history, recording a staggering 20 percent increase in value over the past 24 hours, led by the US market.
IOTA Price Drops as Co-Founder Admits: Microsoft is Not a Partner But a Participant

IOTA Price Drops as Co-Founder Admits: Microsoft is Not a Partner But a Participant

Amidst controversy surrounding the nature of the partnership between Microsoft and IOTA, the IOTA Foundation has clarified that it does not have a strategic partnership with Microsoft.
Litecoin Price Spikes 82% in a Single Day to Hit $300, Surpasses IOTA

Litecoin Price Spikes 82% in a Single Day to Hit $300, Surpasses IOTA

The Litecoin price has achieved $300, as it surpassed IOTA with a $15 billion market cap, to become the fourth largest cryptocurrency in the world behind Bitcoin Cash.
Ethereum Price Achieves New All-Time High at $518, CryptoKitties Effect?

Ethereum Price Achieves New All-Time High at $518, CryptoKitties Effect?

Ethereum price has achieved a new all-time high at $518, surpassing its previous all-time high established on November 29, at $514.

Winklevoss Twins Expect Bitcoin Market Cap to Surpass Trillions in Long-Term

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, better known as the Winklevoss twins, expect the market valuation of bitcoin to surpass trillions of dollars in the upcoming years.

Bitcoin Market Cap Briefly Surpasses That of JPMorgan, World’s Largest Bank

Bitcoin’s market valuation briefly surpassed that of JPMorgan, the world’s largest bank, earlier today, on December 8.
$16,000 and Climbing: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High, is There a Limit?

$16,000 and Climbing: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High, is There a Limit?

The global average bitcoin price across major markets including the US, Japan, South Korea, and Europe has surpassed $16,000, peaking at $16,422.
Bitcoin Price Surpasses $17,000 in South Korea, an Extreme $3,500 Premium

Bitcoin Price Surpasses $17,000 in South Korea, an Extreme $3,500 Premium

The bitcoin price has surpassed $17,000 in South Korea, peaking to $17,500 earlier today, on December 7.
51% of Respondents Chooses Bitcoin Over Gold and Fiat: Ron Paul Survey

51% of Respondents Chooses Bitcoin Over Gold and Fiat: Ron Paul Survey

The poll of former Texas congressman Ron Paul participated by more than 43,000 social media users has shown that the majority of respondents would rather have bitcoin over gold, US Treasury Bond, and the US dollar.
$12,000 and Higher! Bitcoin Price Hits New Milestone as Market Turns Optimistic

$12,000 and Higher! Bitcoin Price Hits New Milestone as Market Turns Optimistic

Earlier today, on December 6, the bitcoin price achieved a new all-time high at $12,278, within 24 hours since achieving its previous all-time high at $12,000.
Bitcoin Price Stabilizes in $11,000 Region, as it Recovers From Correction

Bitcoin Price Stabilizes in $11,000 Region, as it Recovers From Correction

Share The bitcoin price has fully recovered from its most recent major correction in which it fell from $11,441 to $8,800.

Bitcoin Crossed $10K for the First Time: Global Validation or Speculative Bubble?

Bitcoin surpassed $10K yesterday. To many, the event was a mark of Bitcoin’s accomplishments. But yet, others are concerned that bitcoin has become too speculative, and a pop in the bubble could be damaging.   Introduced in 2009, bitcoin sort of flew under most people’s radars for several years, until 2012, when it became associated with Silk Road, the now-defunct dark marketplace.
Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $10,500 After Dipping Below $9,000

Bitcoin Price Rebounds to $10,500 After Dipping Below $9,000

Earlier today, on December 2, the bitcoin price recovered to $10,500, after dipping below $9,000 on November 30. Since November 1, within a one-month span, the bitcoin price demonstrated a staggering 42.
Bitcoin Price Declines to $9,200; Factors For Another Strong Rally?

Bitcoin Price Declines to $9,200; Factors For Another Strong Rally?

After surging to $11,441, establishing a new all-time high for the third time this week, the bitcoin price has declined to $9,200. On November 29, CCN reported that the price of bitcoin surged from around $10,000 to $10,884, recording an $800 daily increase in value.
Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Price Down by 20% as Cryptocurrency Market Corrects

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Ethereum Price Down by 20% as Cryptocurrency Market Corrects

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ethereum price have declined by over 20 percent over the past 24 hours, as the entire cryptocurrency market experienced a major correction. Bitcoin Cash declined to the $1,200 region for the first time since November 12, while the price of Ether has dropped below $400 after surging to nearly $500 in the past week.
Bitcoin Price is Nearly $12,000 in South Korea and Japan

Bitcoin Price is Nearly $12,000 in South Korea and Japan

Bitcoin price has surpassed $12,000 in both South Korea and Japan, two major bitcoin markets that are accountable for approximately 74 percent of global bitcoin trades. South Korea: $12,653 In South Korea, bitcoin is being traded with a premium of over $1,270, a 12 percent premium rate.
$10,884: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High Amidst Strong Rally

$10,884: Bitcoin Price Achieves New All-Time High Amidst Strong Rally

The bitcoin price has achieved a new all-time high once again this week at $10,884. The market valuation of bitcoin has surpassed $180 billion, securing a market valuation that is higher than most major financial institutions. Factors of Bitcoin Price Increase Initially, optimism surrounding tens of billions of dollars in institutional money being moved into the bitcoin market triggered investors within the cryptocurrency and traditional finance markets to invest in bitcoin.
Billionaire Hedge Fund Legend: Bitcoin Price Will Reach $40,000 in 2018

Billionaire Hedge Fund Legend: Bitcoin Price Will Reach $40,000 in 2018

Billionaire hedge fund legend and former Fortress executive Mike Novogratz believes the bitcoin price will “easily reach” $40,000 by 2018. On CNBC’s Fast Money, Novogratz expressed his optimism towards both bitcoin and Ethereum in the mid-term. Novogratz, who has predicted the price of bitcoin to achieve the $10,000 mark before the end of 2017, stated that bitcoin price will quadruple by the end of 2018, and the price of Ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, will triple in value.
$9,771: What’s Driving Bitcoin Price to New All-Time Highs?

$9,771: What’s Driving Bitcoin Price to New All-Time Highs?

On November 27, the bitcoin price achieved a new all-time high for the second time in the past 24 hours, surpassing $9,771 and moving closer towards $10,000. Yesterday, on November 26, CCN reported that the price of bitcoin established a new all-time high at $9,060.

Bitcoin is World’s 30th Largest Currency, Market Cap Nears Mastercard’s $171 Billion

Trace Mayer, a prominent early-stage bitcoin investor who has funded Kraken, Armory, and BitPay, revealed that bitcoin is already the 30th largest currency in the world, and has surpassed the value of major fiat currencies such as the Singapore dollar and the United Arab Emirates dirham, closing on the market cap of Mastercard. Bitcoin Overtakes Leading Fiat Currencies From January of 2017 to November, the market valuation of bitcoin increased from less than $15 billion to $156 billion.