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Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit Three-Year Low as Lightning Network, SegWit Help BTC Scale

Bitcoin’s transaction fees have recently hit a low they hadn’t seen in over three years, as according to BitInfoCharts the median transaction fee on the flagship cryptocurrency’s network is just $0.029. Continue reading Bitcoin Transaction Fees Hit Three-Year Low as Lightning Network, SegWit Help BTC Scale

Bitcoin Investment Trust Creator Has Raised Record $330 Million This Year

Ten months into a bear market that has seen cryptocurrency prices decline approximately 75 percent from their all-time highs, analysts differ on whether the bitcoin price has found a bottom or could continue to decline over a time horizon as long as 18 more months. However, Grayscale Investments, the crypto investment firm that created the publicly-quoted Bitcoin Investment Trust (OTC: GBTC), said that it had raised a record amount of funds through the first three quarters of the year. Continue reading Bitcoin Investment Trust Creator Has Raised Record $330 Million This Year

Bitcoin turns ten today: A decade of crypto revolution

1998 was a momentous year. The now omnipresent Google, hitherto a glint in the eye of two Stanford students, took its first tentative steps in the real world. The 16th FIFA World Cup played out in France, and the host country actually took the cup. And assembly operations for the International Space Station (ISS) commenced on this very year. Continue reading Bitcoin turns ten today: A decade of crypto revolution

US Marshals Service (USMS) to auction some 660 Bitcoins worth $4,220,040

Best Bitcoin deals going on auction in November 2018

The US Marshals Service (USMS), the oldest law enforcement agency in the United States is gearing up to auction some 660 Bitcoins worth $4,220,040 (Over 4 billion) at current cryptocurrency prices in November 2018.

The cryptocurrency being auctioned relates to forfeitures from various federal criminal, civil and administrative cases registered at the USMS. Continue reading US Marshals Service (USMS) to auction some 660 Bitcoins worth $4,220,040