Bitcoin

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How Libra is different from Bitcoin

Recent revelations about the lack of privacy protections in place at the companies involved in Facebook’s new Libra crytocurrency raise concerns about how much trust users can place in Libra.

Bitcoin is going through a hype cycle

One of the main barriers so far for cryptocurrencies has been the difficulty of finding a trustworthy exchange and wallet provider. Another is finding comprehensive, accurate information about Bitcoin that anyone can understand without needing to know the finer details of the technology.

The reasons behind Bitcoin's recent rally

Over the past month, the Bitcoin price went up by 42%. Here are some of the reasons behind the recent Bitcoin rally.

Malawi warns against cryptocurrencies

Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has warned against the use of cryptocurrencies as legal tender in replacement of the country's currency, the Kwacha. This comes as interest in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is rising in Malawi.

Transfer $212 million, pay $4 in fees

This Bitcoin whale transferred 40,000 BTC (approximately $212 million) and only got charged $3.93 in transaction fees.

How Bitcoin is helping the unbanked

Over the past decade, Bitcoin has been of great help to those who have little to no access to traditional financial services.

People generally don’t trust blockchain technology

Blockchain technology was supposed to make trust unnecessary – but that turns out not to be true. Most people will want laws and regulations to help make blockchain-based systems trustworthy.