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by DavAdmin
Thu Dec 14, 2017 11:17 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

The amount of US currency in circulation. IE $1.2 trillion dollars. There may be a better standard to measure by But doesn't it seem that this or something like this should be a very good yard stick. No, it isn't since Asians are the biggest buyers of crypto currencies: http://bitcoinist.com/asian-...
by DavAdmin
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:33 am
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Its time for the altcoins to get some attention!

Ripple finally awakens:
http://bitcoinist.com/banking-bonus-revives-ripple/

Ethereum and Litecoin have also been trading at record highs today.

Bitcoin is not the only fruit. :mrgreen:
by DavAdmin
Sat Dec 09, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

The market has already corrected and it is back to $14,000 now.

Litecoin is the one to watch, up 50% in a couple of days.
by DavAdmin
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Bitcoin is just the daddy of hundreds of smaller blockchain assets that have emerged this year called 'altcoins' - many have solid tech and concepts for the future. Of course decentralization is the key and that is the attraction at the moment for early adopters who are tired of being controlled by ...
by DavAdmin
Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Yep those bankers that have made millions off other people's money are all too quick to bash Bitcoin, it threatens their business model:
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/01/big-b ... h-bitcoin/


So much for the 'crash', just looked like a very small market correction, all up again today.
by DavAdmin
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: This Place
Topic: Spam Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 650

Re: Spam Posts

There is no need to alert us - spam bots get deleted as soon as a mod or admin logs in.
by DavAdmin
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Here is a bit more on the epic energy consumption of BTC:
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/11/29/bitco ... nsumption/

And ... Elon Musk, did he? didn't he?
http://ethereumworldnews.com/elon-musk-got-bitcoin/
by DavAdmin
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Correct, 80% of Bitcoin mining is done in Chinese mega-factories now. Apparently to produce one Bitcoin uses the same amount of electricity as an average US household gets through in a week.
by DavAdmin
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Very true - though it looks like its heading there, this site gives a good roundup of all prices:
https://www.worldcoinindex.com/

Bitcoin Cash seems to be the winning horse at the moment, for no logical reason that I can see. Any ideas why?
by DavAdmin
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 37
Views: 470

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Depends on your strategy, long term or day trading, you can make good returns doing both. Bitcoin may come down off its highs now as the fork has been cancelled: https://www.forbes.com/sites/ktorpey/2017/11/09/failure-segwit2x-shows-bitcoin-digital-gold-not-paypal/#23a10d612233 Traders are slowly go...