Bitcoin Price Recovers to $15,000 in Boxing Day Rally

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The bitcoin price recovered to $15,000 during a Boxing Day rally that restored some semblance of stability to the markets following a month of extraordinary volatility. In a break from the recent trend, no top 10-cryptocurrency moved more than 10 percent against the dollar, and just three moved more than five percent. Altogether, the cryptocurrency market cap posted a single-day rally of $18 billion, which works out to an increase of about three percent. Source: CoinMarketCap Bitcoin…

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The Death of the ICO (And 4 Other 2018 Predictions)

Stefan Thomas is chief technical officer at Ripple and co-creator of the Interledger payment protocol. The following article is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk’s 2017 in Review. If 2017 was the year of the ICO, 2018 will be the year of the great ICO hangover. It will also be the year major financial institutions adopt digital assets, and mark the birth of hybrid blockchains. 1. The death of the ICO token “Cryptocurrency” became a major buzzword in 2017. Suddenly, all eyes were on these new assets with speculators jumping into the…

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How To Protect Your Bitcoin From Hackers | CNBC

CNBC’s Seema Mody reports on how to safely invest in bitcoin. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on Google+: http://cnb.cx/PlusCNBC Follow CNBC News on Instagram: http://cnb.cx/InstagramCNBC How To Protect Your Bitcoin From Hackers…

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Futures Effect? Bitcoin Price Surges 10% in Rebound to $15,000

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Earlier today, on December 26, bitcoin price surged by more than 10 percent and entered the $15,000 region for the first time this week. The recent price surge of bitcoin follows a major correction which occurred on December 23 and 24, which led to a sudden drop in the price of bitcoin to $11,500. However, within less than 48 hours, bitcoin and most of the cryptocurrencies in the market have recovered in value. Effect of Bitcoin Futures…

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CoinDesk Advisory Board Chairman Michael Casey On Bitcoin’s Uncharted Territory | CNBC

CoinDesk Advisory Board Chairman, Michael Casey discusses the technology behind bitcoin and what may emerge in terms of managing value and new economic systems. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on Google+: http://cnb.cx/PlusCNBC…

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How Blockchain Technology Is Used To Secure Your Health Records: Health Wizz CEO Raj Sharma | CNBC

Raj Sharma, Health Wizz CEO provides insight to the usefulness of blockchain technology to organize and share medical health records. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and more. Connect with CNBC News Online Get the latest news: http://www.cnbc.com/ Find CNBC News on Facebook: http://cnb.cx/LikeCNBC Follow CNBC News on Twitter: http://cnb.cx/FollowCNBC Follow CNBC News on Google+: http://cnb.cx/PlusCNBC Follow CNBC News on…

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UK’s Largest Property Firm Says Blockchain Will ‘Absolutely’ Have a Function

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The U.K.’s largest commercial property development and investment company has said that the blockchain will ‘absolutely’ play a role in its business. Land Securities Group, or Landsec, owns and manages over 26,000,000 square feet of commercial property, from London’s offices and high street shops to those of major shopping centres and retail parks. It also owns the advertising Piccadilly Lights in Piccadilly Circus, London. In a CNBC interview, Robert Noel, CEO of Landsec, was asked whether the…

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Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD to Retest $800?

Key Highlights ETH price is slowly moving higher and is currently above the $720 level against the US Dollar. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support at $710 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair is now above the 100 hourly simple moving average and is moving towards $800. Ethereum price is back in the bullish zone against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETH/USD might gain further in the near term towards the $800 level. Ethereum Price Support It seems like another…

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FX Strategist Warns Against Buying Bitcoin During Price Drop

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Boris Schlossberg, a foreign exchange strategist at BK Asset Management, has warned investors that bitcoin’s price decline has lured many people to mistakenly think the price decline represents a good buying opportunity. Schlossberg warns people not to fall victim to what he considers a false hope, according to CNBC. Bitcoin suffered once of its most dramatic falls on Friday, dropping as low as $10,400 and causing Coinbase to temporarily halt bitcoin trading. Schlossberg said the volatility could continue…

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Are Bitcoin Tax Records Ever Optional With IRS? Expert Blog

Expert Blog is Cointelegraph’s new series of articles by crypto industry leaders. It covers everything from Blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies to ICO regulation and investment analysis. If you want to become our guest author and get published on Cointelegraph, please send us an email at mike@cointelegraph.com. Cryptocurrency may be a new topic for the IRS and taxpayers to tackle but tax records are certainly not a new issue. Since the dawn of the income tax, some taxpayers have struggled with this, and the IRS knows it. At tax time, many…

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