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$25 and $100 Airbnb gift cards for Bitcoin By: Helen Partz Airbnb is now listed on its rewards program called Fold Kickbacks. The program supports Bitcoin’s second layer Lightning Network (LN) allowing to buy gift cards for Bitcoin with 3% cashback. Currently, Fold offers $25 or $100 gift cards on its website. Launched in July 2019, the Fold…

Peter Thiel Backs $200 Million Valuation for Renewable Bitcoin Mining in the US

By: Brady Dale Oct 15, 2019 at 13:00 UTC Updated Oct 15, 2019 at 13:26 UTCNEWS One company is driving its business plan straight into the “bitcoin wastes too much energy” argument and has raised $30 million to do so. That’s according to Layer1 co-founder and CEO Alexander Liegl, which plans to bring wind-powered bitcoin mining rigs to West Texas early…

Price Analysis BTC, ETH, XRP…

By: Rakesh Upadhyay The crypto market has been struggling since topping out in June but this does not mean institutional interest in crypto has diminished. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group tweeted that customer interest in CME Bitcoin (BTC) futures remained strong in Q3 2019 compared to Q3 2018. The total increase in open interest during this…

Want some FREE XLM?

Coinbase is going to Give Away Over $100 Million in XLM to Users Who Study the Stellar Protocol United States cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that it is giving away 1 billion Stellar Lumens (XLM) (about $106 million) to users that are willing to study the Stellar protocol. The news was revealed in a Coinbase…

Bitcoin Bulls Seek Breakout to $10K or Higher

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Bitcoin Bulls Seek Breakout to $10K or Higher Bitcoin (BTC) has been trading in a narrowing price range over the past week, but a bullish breakout is looking likely, the technical charts suggest. The cryptocurrency created a bearish outside-day candle last Wednesday, signaling the rally from the low of $6,425 had run out of steam….

Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin ‘Is Not A Fraud’, Plans Trading

Goldman Sachs Says Bitcoin ‘Is Not A Fraud’, Plans Trading Goldman Sachs has said Bitcoin “is not a fraud” as it unveiled plans to buy and sell cryptocurrency, the New York Times reported May 2. In a move which sets the investment banking giant apart from its Wall Street competitors, Goldman will initially offer various contracts…

Buying or Selling a home using Bitcoin.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, chances are you might have heard of Bitcoin or came across the term ‘cryptocurrency’ at some point. Unregulated by banks, these encrypted digital currencies managed to penetrate almost every market in 2017, including real estate. Despite transactions being considered safe, the crypto market in…

Bitcoin rises after report says early Facebook investor Peter Thiel is buying massive amounts

Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund has bought millions of dollars in bitcoin, The Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday, citing sources familiar with the situation. Those holdings are worth hundreds of millions of dollars, the newspaper says. It wasn’t clear whether Founders had sold any of its holdings, the report says. Bitcoin rises more than 11 percent to…

Bitcoin Futures: Make Way for a New Kind of Whale

For bitcoin traders, all eyes should be on Dec. 10 and Dec. 18. That’s when former self-styled bitcoin whales will be swallowed up like plankton as the CBOE and CME Group launch bitcoin futures contracts for the first time in history. Over the next few days, I will be providing information on trading in the…