Bitcoin Gold About To Go Live

A recent blog post from developers has revealed that bitcoin gold will go live over the coming weekend. The official date and time for this change will be the 12th of November at 7pm UTC. This latest fork in the cryptocurrency was initially planned for the 1st of November. It is being backed mainly by … Read more

Bitcoin Developers Suspend Controversial Segwit2x Upgrade: Price Goes Crazy

The prospect of a controversial upgrade that would see the cryptocurrency split in two has recently caused major disagreements in the bitcoin community. The SegWit2x fork was planned for the middle of November but an increasing number of developers had expressed their concern about it in the last few months. This disagreement has finally led … Read more

Are Bitcoin Regulations Imminent in Australia?

It is expected that bitcoin transactions will soon be regulated in Australia, as the country’s parliament looks to vote on a new bill that would cover the cryptocurrency in their anti-money laundering and anti-terrorism legislation. AUSTRAC is the name of the financial regulator in Australia that is going to be given the authority to oversee … Read more

Will Bitcoin Continue To Rise? Analysts Disagree on Future Bitcoin Price

With bitcoin prices apparently on the rise again speculation continues around just how high the value of this cryptocurrency could eventually reach. Estimates vary widely but it is clear that the majority of people believe that the cryptocurrency will continue to be a powerful investment in the mid to long term. For instance, the results … Read more

Russia Expected to Issue the CryptoRuble

Many analysts believe that Russia could be the planet’s next big cryptocurrency market. The Russian government is currently encouraging bitcoin mining and appears to be on the way towards introducing regulations for its own cryptocurrency market. Reports suggest that the Russian President Vladimir Putin has given the green light to plans for the CryptoRuble to … Read more