Mining $1 Equivalent in Bitcoin (BTC) Costs More Than Extracting The $1 Equivalent In Gold

In a study published in Nature Magazine, the researchers calculated that mining the equivalent of $1 in Bitcoin (BTC) consumes more resources and costs more than extracting $1 in gold, by about three times more. The scientists stressed…

Winklevoss Brothers, Owners of Gemini Crypto Exchange, Sued Charlie Shrem For 5,000 Bitcoin (BTC)

Brothers Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, founders of the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange, filed a lawsuit against Charlie Shrem, one of the first Bitcoin (BTC) investors and a former financial advisor to the twins in 2012, for 5,000 BTC that…

BlackRock CEO Thinks Crypto ETF Will Become Available When The Industry Will Be “Legitimate”

BlackRock investment management corporation CEO Larry Fink does not see the company offering a publicly traded crypto ETF investment fund until the industry is “legitimate,” as CNBC reported yesterday. BlackRock is a financial planning and investment management firm…

LightningPeach Team Developed An Instant Messaging Feature Based On Lightning Network

Developers from the Bitfury group’s LightningPeach team created an instant messaging feature within their application, which would allow the Lightning Network to be used for the exchange of decentralized messages. The prototype works through the addresses of the…

Bitcoin (BTC) Could Reach $1 Million If It Becomes The “World Money”, According To Ryan X Charles

Just recently, the CEO of Money Button, Ryan X Charles shared a video and presented his opinions on the current situation of Bitcoin (BTC) as well as what he thinks about the future of the leading cryptocurrency in the…

BitMEX Conducted A Fork On Bitcoin Core Protocol For Research Purposes

The BitMEX crypto exchange platform conducted a fork in the Bitcoin Core client for investigative purposes. Although some news portals claimed that BitMEX was launching a new client to compete against Bitcoin Core, the firm announced shortly after…