Bitcoin Futures


WEEKLY REVIEW


Trends


Top hashtags

Top influencers

Cointelegraph
coindesk
twobitidiot
BitcoinMagazine
Excellion
TheLTBNetwork
aantonop
zooko
Bitcoin

Top sources

cointelegraph.com
coindesk.com
bitcoinmagazine.com
medium.com
nakamoto.com
reddit.com
podcasts.apple.com
forbes.com
youtube.com

Get updates live! Follow us on

Subscribe to our mailing list

News

Is Bitcoin in 2020 Really Like the Early Internet?

On Jan 12, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @zooko: This is a good article. The dream of liberating humanity with The Internet, Linux, Free/Open Source Software, P2P, and Encryption has failed over and over. But maybe this time we can make it work because we can make it economically self-sustaining. https://t.co/w5OPf5qeWQ
Open

Bitcoin may be behind the internet’s timeline in terms of commercial use cases, but it has already achieved comparable social functions.

www.coindesk.com
On Jan 12, 2020
@MarcHochstein shared
RT @zooko: This is a good article. The dream of liberating humanity with The Internet, Linux, Free/Open Source Software, P2P, and Encryption has failed over and over. But maybe this time we can make it work because we can make it economically self-sustaining. https://t.co/w5OPf5qeWQ
Open

Is Bitcoin in 2020 Really Like the Early Internet?

Bitcoin may be behind the internet’s timeline in terms of commercial use cases, but it has already achieved comparable social functions.



On Jan 15, 2020
@Bitcoin shared
RT @_ConnerBrown_: I want to shift the narrative around smart contracts. Here’s my new piece that takes a first principles approach to the smart contract debate, and shows how Bitcoin actually comes out on top. https://t.co/6nF0KX8hhG
Open

Bitcoin: The Blockchain for Truly Smart Contracts

A first principles approach that explains why bitcoin is the blockchain to beat for smart contract supremacy.

On Jan 12, 2020
@aantonop shared
“El Internet del Dinero crea una red única que puede manejar todo, desde una micro-transacción a una giga-transacción en segundos, en cualquier parte del mundo, para cualquier participante, sin permisos.” https://t.co/Qy9kp3r97V #TIOMv2 https://t.co/XNk2FZIPv7
Open

Introduction to Bitcoin

Presented at the Singularity University's Innovation Partnership Program (IPP), this is an entry level talk about bitcoin by Andreas Antonopoulos. Are you a ...

On Jan 16, 2020
@adam3us shared
@oldcryptogeek L-USDt? spend it onwards, redeem via @Tether_to, or swap it for BTC and stack sats eg on @sideshift. similar with L-BTC. see also liquid swap tool https://t.co/2lg8s0ypCs or use exchanges @BTSEcom @bitfinex @TheRockTrading offer 1:1 conversion (maybe subject to withdraw fees)
Open

Blockstream Launches Atomic Swaps on Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain

Blockstream has created an "experimental" tool making it easier for users to trade "trustlessly" between tokens on its Liquid sidechain.

On Jan 11, 2020
@aantonop shared
¿Qué tan importante es ejecutar un nodo de Bitcoin o un nodo de Lightning Network, como usuario de bitcoin? No confíes; verifica. https://t.co/yqCQF1ZAjq
Open

Bitcoin Q&A: Why running a node is important

How important is it to be running a normal Bitcoin node or a Lightning Network node, as a user of bitcoin? Don't trust; verify. If you don't independently va...

On Jan 15, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
#Upbit has finished a #security upgrade in response to an $ETH hack the exchange suffered in late 2019 https://t.co/CkIcPHHxkK
Open

Crypto Exchange Upbit Finishes Security Update in Response to 2019 Hack

Crypto exchange Upbit recently completed a security overhaul in response to a hack the platform suffered in late 2019.

On Jan 12, 2020
@aantonop shared
Bitcoin Q&A: Proof-of-work, attacks, and ASICs https://t.co/3UtrCcuZiC
Open

Bitcoin Q&A: Proof-of-work, attacks, and ASICs

How does proof-of-work prevent 51% attacks? Can the attacker change the whole chain in a 51% attack? How often has a 51% attack occurred? Could a government ...

On Jan 15, 2020
@BitcoinMagazine shared
Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of #Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech, writes @michaelfolkson. https://t.co/m3waOWDTKX
Open

Bitcoin Researcher Drums Up Academic Interest in Erlay Protocol

Naumenko’s presentation on Erlay at ACM was a rare example of Bitcoin research being discussed at a conference not specifically related to blockchain tech.

On Jan 16, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Research: Among exchanges, Binance and Huobi received the most illicit BTC in 2019 https://t.co/ifLcDcrImL
Open

Research: Binance and Huobi Received Over 52% of Total $2.8B Illicit BTC in 2019

Binance and Huobi received over 52% of total $2.8 billion in illicit Bitcoin transfers in 2019, according to a new Chainalysis report.

On Jan 11, 2020
@VitalikButerin shared
RT @musalbas: Ethereum Research (https://t.co/p2BcvnNXbr) has been the highest signal-to-noise ratio place for blockchain research since the days when #bitcoin-wizards and https://t.co/I4VX4JoUkE used to be frequented by researchers, and I'm proud to have contributed. I hope it stays that way! https://t.co/SMKtlMzZGv
Open

Bitcoin Forum

Bitcoin Forum - Index

Browse topics

Get updates live! Follow us on

Subscribe to our mailing list

On Jan 12, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Bitcoin trading volume more than doubled in a week according to a research https://t.co/KMz7UrLorF
Open

Bitcoin Trading Volumes More than Doubled in a Week Says Report

A report published by crypto market research firm Arcane Research, Bitcoin trading volumes more than doubled in a week.

On Jan 16, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
RT @Gemini: Couldn't attend #cfcstmoritz? Check out this article from @Forbes about Cameron @winklevoss and @tylerwinklevoss's opening keynote! General sentiment? "We think bitcoin will disrupt gold." 🚀 https://t.co/BJDF4LlF7J
Open

As Bitcoin Roars Into 2020, The Winklevoss Twins Make Wall Street Warning

With the bitcoin and cryptocurrency market eyeing bitcoin's upcoming halving event set for May, Gemini's Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, of Facebook founding fame, have warned the U.S. is at ...

On Jan 16, 2020
@BitcoinMagazine shared
While halvenings occur roughly every four years (with the estimated reward dropping to one Satoshi on or around the year 2140), the Bitcoin Halvening of 2020 is particularly momentous. https://t.co/evcC3HuLTv
Open

The Kindest Cut: Why the 2020 Bitcoin Halvening Is the Most Important Yet

The Bitcoin Halvening of 2020, may give bitcoin economically incontestable reasons to become a legitimately competitive store of value.

On Jan 16, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Can social media platforms completely eradicate misleading content like false political ads and Bitcoin scams? https://t.co/z3o2KnHe94
Open

More Bitcoin Scam Ads With Martin Lewis on Instagram — Can We Get a Filter for That?

Bitcoin scam ads featuring Martin Lewis appear on Instagram less than a year after Lewis settled a defamation suit with Facebook.

On Jan 12, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
Is Bitcoin on the verge of a breakout? Does Telegram have to reveal its bank records? Who has Binance given $1 million to? Find out in this week’s Hodler’s Digest! https://t.co/U5Y2jgN20y
Open

Bitcoin Breakout Hopes, Telegram Trial, Binance Donation: Hodler’s Digest, Jan. 6–12

Bitcoin is on the brink of breaking a seven-month downtrend, and the president of the ECB is pushing for a central bank digital currency.

On Jan 11, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
#Bitcoin price is now at a pivotal point that could end the 7-month bear market, explains market analyst @CryptoMichNL https://t.co/9qnCwoOXKz
Open

Bitcoin Price Is on the Verge of Breaking 7-Month Downtrend

Bitcoin price rebounded above $8,000, looking to test new highs in 2020 and break a 7-month downtrend with 5 months to go before the halving.

On Jan 11, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
#Bitcoin, #gold and #oil both increased in price as U.S.-Iran tensions escalated earlier this week, but are these assets correlated? https://t.co/3JqRblk4yv
Open

New Data Suggests Bitcoin and Gold Aren’t as Correlated as You Think

Bitcoin price increased amid rising tensions in the Middle East earlier this week but is BTC’s recent correlation to gold price supported by the data?

On Jan 16, 2020
@Bitcoin shared
As #Taproot review and testing continues, there is discussion about how the soft fork could be activated on the #Bitcoin network. Read this summary of five important properties for the activation method by @bitcoinoptech. https://t.co/bcZ8T8YxgN https://t.co/nrRasv43bO
Open

Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #80

This week’s newsletter requests help testing the next version of LND, summarizes a discussion about soft fork activation mechanisms, and describes a few notable changes to popular Bitcoin ...

On Jan 13, 2020
@NickSzabo4 shared
RT @Y_deGaia: Bitcoin may be elitist right now, but there are places and situations where it's used out of necessity. "Iranians Turning to Bitcoin as Safe Haven" https://t.co/3qXWJFUAqd https://t.co/a5gRGDqq0i
Open

Iranians Turning to Bitcoin as Safe Haven

Iranian people are now increasingly turning to Bitcoin as a safe haven due to the current tense climate in the Middle East.