goldsilverworlds.com / By Taki Tsaklanos / October 21, 2014
Uncertainty is in the air as Europe continues to head towards a recession, the IMF cuts global growth projections and the Federal Reserve expresses concern about these global conditions slowing its interest rate tightening agenda even though indicators are showing forward progress. Gold and bitcoin [...]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Oct 15, 2014
What got me really interested in Bitcoin back in the summer of 2012 when it was worth a mere $10, was the realization that Wikileaks was able to avoid a banking system and PayPal blockade by accepting donations in BTC. Upon this realization, I published my [...]
dollarvigilante.com / Justin O’Connell / October 12, 2014
Banks are aware of Bitcoin. One CEO doesn’t think it is long for this world.
Bitcoin developers “are going to try and eat our lunch,” Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase said last week. “And that’s fine. That’s called competition, and we’ll be competing.”
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 10/08/2014 20:47
“Even though bitcoin is volatile, it’s still safer than the national currency,” said one young ‘tech-savvy’ Venezuelan, who as Reuters reports, is looking to bypass President Maduro’s dysfunctional economic controls. “I’m teaching people to use bitcoin to bypass the exchange controls,” said Gerardo Mogollon, a [...]
dollarvigilante.com / Jeff Berwick / October 7th, 2014
We wrote yesterday about the massive “wall-of-death” with a $7 million sell order at $300 in bitcoin. We stated here that it would be very interesting to see how quickly it was bought up and where the price moved once it had.
In the meantime, however, numerous [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden / 10/07/2014 10:07
Via Scotiabank’s Guy Haselmann,
I’ve been a bond bull since February, frequently predicting that the 30 year would fall below 3% by the end of the year. Last week, I said it would fall below 3% by Thanksgiving; a call I still standby. For the reasons that [...]
arabianmoney.net / 07 October 2014
Every market has its favorite speculative asset and for the past few years the electronic funny money Bitcoin has ruled this roost. Yesterday Bitcoin rebounded from a 20 per cent sell-off over the weekend. But year-to-date speculators in this novel specie have lost 40 per cent of their money [...]
tradewithdave.com / By Dave / October 5th, 2014
Will electronic forms of money go viral because viruses travel on paper forms of money? Here’s a trailer for a new documentary titled The Rise & Rise Of Bitcoin punctuated by Ray Dalio’s “There’s always a downturn.” As they say… timing is everything.
Here’s a short [...]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Sep 23, 2014
I haven’t written much about Bitcoin as of late. While the positive fundamental news has continued to pour in with regard to adoption and venture capital investment, watching the price action has felt like watching paint peel off a wall.
When friends [...]
goldsilverbitcoin.com / 22 SEP , 2014
Alibaba Group had a huge debut with its shares beginning to trade at $92.70, up over 36% from its IPO price of $68. That increase on the New York Stock Exchange raised the company’s total market value from $168 billion to over $220 billion. Alibaba had raised $21.8 [...]
lfb.org / BY CHRIS CAMPBELL / SEP 17, 2014
“Many people dream of quitting their job, collecting their bags, and jetting off to a tropical paradise forever,” the CoinDesk blog we looked over this morning reads.
“Many people dream, but few people act. Gregory Simon is one of the few [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 09/09/2014 13:56
On the day when Apple unveils “Apple Pay,” enabling hackers to now get access not only to actor selfies but to their credit card numbers too; following smaller online retailers’ lead – such as Overstock – the world’s biggest marketplace, Ebay, has announced its PayPal unit [...]
goldcore.com / By Stephen Flood / 5 September 2014
You may have heard of Bitcoin, a cryptographic electronic currency that is grabbing headlines all over the world. It is being described by Safe Guy types, as “volatile”, the preserve of criminals, unsafe, scary etc. Indeed it may be or become all some and none of [...]
tradewithdave.com / Dave / Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Don’t you love a three day weekend, especially when you can stretch it into four days by bugging out early on Friday? Looks like Charlie Shrem and his Bitcoin labor of love and money that ran into the law back in January has reached its conclusion.
dollarvigilante.com / By Justin O’Connell / 2014/8/29
Everybody wants to know who Satoshi Nakamoto is, but why? After all, 70%, if not more, of all bitcoin code has been re-written since his first version of Bitcoin came online. Moreover, many of the people who helped Satoshi re-write the code have been open about their [...]
caseyresearch.com / by Paul Rosenberg / August 29, 2014
Bitcoin made big news over the past year or so, when the price spiked and made some people rich. The possibility of fast money always generates a lot of commotion, and it certainly did this time.
Personally, I didn’t want the price of Bitcoin to [...]
goldsilverworlds.com / by Michael Mansour / August 26, 2014
Ms. Yellen clarified the Federal Reserve’s most recent FOMC meeting minutes, as it did not divulge into the finer details underlying their decisions to keep their policy rate at 0-0.25%. They are maintaining accommodative monetary policy because the labor conditions are so nuanced, they cannot [...]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 08/25/2014 12:37
Mt Gox may be long gone in the annals of bankruptcy, but its founder refuses to go gentle into that insolvent night. And, as CoinDesk reports, the disgraced former CEO of the one-time premier bitcoin trading platform has decided to give it a second try by [...]
mises.ca / Logan Albright / Friday, August 22nd, 2014
Libertarians tend to agree with each other on most things. We all favor less government regulation, lower taxes, less involvement in international conflicts, and more personal freedom. There are a few areas, however, in which the movement remains sharply divided. One of these areas [...]
goldsilverbitcoin.com / gsbtc / August 15, 2014
Bitcoin has proven itself as an established payments system, with some of the world’s most influential people commenting on its utility and innovation. Stephen Colbert called it “gold for nerds,” and Joe Rogan has been fascinated by the technology, having Andreas Antonopoulos on as a guest to the [...]