In a powerful sign of investor confidence in its blockchain technology, ethereum shrugged off the drama of the Parity wallet fiasco and brok through $350 for the first time since Sept. 3rd. Rising trendline and momentum indicators may be an early sign that the long-term uptrend is continuing. chart: coinigy.com technical analysis: digitalassetuniversity.com Alt-coinsPrice Analysis
November 20, 2017

Ethereum Breaks $350 – Will Long Term Uptrend Resume?

In a powerful sign of investor confidence in its build-your-own-blockchain technology, ethereum shrugged off the drama of the Parity wallet fiasco and broke through $350 for the first time since…

Ripple is opening pure blockchain tunnels between its partners for the safe, rapid processing of B2B transactions. If these tunnels eventually converge on XRP as the intermediary cryptocurrency of choice - KABOOM! - it's value could explode Alt-coinsNews Analysis
November 19, 2017

Ripple’s Pure Blockchain Tunnels – Will They Converge On XRP?

Playing it cool? Instead of trying to become THE global borderless currency for all transactions, ripple is slowly amassing a network of banks and financial service businesses and connecting them…

Bitcoin was trading at less than $1000 when 2017 began, could it reach $10K by Christmas? BitcoinPrice Analysis
November 17, 2017

Bitcoin Rockets To New High Near $8000

bitcoin price waves are mathematically predictable, carry powerful momentum, and seem to be inexhaustibly resilient even in the face of adversity and panic.  could the 9-year-old cryptocurrency hit $10K by…

Ethereum's founder, Vitalik Buterin, named it after the hypothetical mediium that was thought to pervade all of space before Einstein's relativity. The cryptocurrency has 33x'd this year and has the potential to do it again. Alt-coinsNews Analysis
November 17, 2017

Why Ethereum 33x’d This Year – And Why It Could Again

Ethereum’s founder, Vitalik Buterin, named it after the hypothetical medium that was thought to pervade all of space before Einstein’s relativity. The cryptocurrency that powers blockchain applications has 33x’d this…

If it is a bubble, it certainly shows a remarkable resistance to bursting. WIth a market cap of $150 billion and rising, and more than 100k new user wallets on coinbase in 24 hours after CME announced futures trading, bitcoin is back on track to hit 1$10k by year's end. BitcoinPrice Analysis
November 15, 2017

The Bubble That Just Won’t Burst – Bitcoin Resumes $10K Run

If it is a bubble, it’s certainly remarkably resistant to bursting. WIth a market cap of $120 billion and rising, and more than 100k new user wallets on coinbase in…

If you're still afraid of cryptocurrencies - get over it. Now is the perfect time to jump in. Alt-coinsInvesting
November 13, 2017

Altcoin Moment: Why Now Is The Perfect Time To Jump In

If you’re still afraid of cryptocurrencies – get over it. Now is the perfect time to jump in.Disclaimer:  The information in this blog represents the opinions of its author and…

The kerfuffle over 2x leaves bitcoin with tiny 1 Mb blocks for now, so the 8Mb-bitcoin cash fork is making its move - won't the real bitcoin please stand up? CryptocurrencyInvestingNews Analysis
November 11, 2017

Won’t The Real Bitcoin Please Stand Up

Uhhhh…. we’re gonna have a problem here. The kerfuffle over 2x leaves bitcoin with tiny 1 Mb blocks for now, so the 8Mb-bitcoin cash fork is making its move -…

Nerds playing billion-dollar-chicken. When news broke that the had fork was 86'd, bitcoin price went bananas. CryptocurrencyInvestingNews Analysis
November 10, 2017

Why Fork Fight Is Good For Bitcoin

Nerds playing billion-dollar-chicken:  When news broke that the hard fork was 86’d, bitcoin price went bananas.Disclaimer:  The information in this blog represents the opinions of its author and is for…

Successful swing trading takes an astonishing level of psychological fortitude. In the wild cryptocurrency markets it can feel like being suspended over a massive void alone. CryptocurrencyInvesting
November 8, 2017

How To Swing Trade The Wild Cryptocurrency Markets

Successful swing trading takes an astonishing level of psychological fortitude. In the wild cryptocurrency markets it can feel like being suspended over a massive void, completely alone.Disclaimer:  The information in…

On January 1st of this year, bitcoin was trading at $925. Today, at more than $7300, it looks like $10,000 bitcoin is all but inevitable. Can bitcoin 10x yet again? BitcoinNews AnalysisPrice Analysis
November 5, 2017

Bitcoin Will 10x This Year – Can Your Investments Do That?

wanna feel like this dude?  try buying bitcoin. On January 1st of this year, bitcoin was trading at $925. Today, at close to $7500, it looks like $10,000 bitcoin is…

The bitcoin market went wild and blew past $7000 when the Chicago Mercantile Exchange announced plans for a bitcoin futures contract. But what does that mean? We break it down for you. BitcoinInvestingNews Analysis
November 2, 2017

Bitcoin Futures Explained

The bitcoin market went wild and blew past $7000 after the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (“the Merc”) announced plans for a bitcoin futures contract. But what does that mean? here’s everything…

As bitcoin breakouts accelerate, the price swings are getting wilder. Here's how not to get spooked by the wild price swings - stay calm and trust the math. BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 31, 2017

Bitcoin Breakouts Are Accelerating – Don’t Get Spooked

As bitcoin breakouts accelerate, the price swings are getting wilder. deeper, faster and scarier. Here’s how not to get spooked by the wild price swings – stay calm and trust…

It's a tricky time in the bitcoin market. SeqWit2 is looming, institutional money is pouring in. and bitcoin just made a new all-time high. Let's analyze the long term trend and see what the charts are telling us BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 29, 2017

Another New All-Time High – Where Is Bitcoin Price Headed?

It’s an exciting and tricky time in the bitcoin market. SeqWit2 is looming, institutional money is coming. and bitcoin just made another new all-time high. Let’s analyze the long term…

Bankers and financial experts can't agree on whether bitcoin is overvalued, undervalued, has any value, or whether the issue of value even matters. The one thing they do all seem to agree on is that their customers want in on this hot new controversial market, and they want in now. Image: cointelegraph.com BitcoinNews Analysis
October 28, 2017

Will Wall Street Fuel New Bitcoin Boom?

Bankers and finance experts can’t agree on whether bitcoin is overvalued, undervalued, has any value, or whether the issue of value even matters. The one thing they do all seem…

We made a good call yesterday as bitcoin's price was rising from a deep correction past the 61.8% Fibonacci retracement. Support at the the 50% retracement level provided the perfect entry point for the run up to $6000 this morning. BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 26, 2017

Bitcoin Market Still Bullish as Price Touches $6000

Raging Bull – We made a good call yesterday as bitcoin’s price was rising from a deep correction below the 61.8% retracement at $5375. Support at the the 50% retracement…

Bitcoin gold forked Monday at 19:39 UTC, and right from the start there were some issues. Here's how to profit from post-fork swing trading in bitcoin. BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 26, 2017

Post-Fork Bitcoin Price Analysis

Bitcoin gold forked Monday at 19:39 UTC, and right from the start there were some issues. Here are some strategies for the smart analytic investor to profit from post-fork swing…

You've probably heard of bitcoin, but did you know that cryptocurrencies are by far the best performing asset class of the last 7 years? A $1000 investment in bitcoin just 7 years ago is worth more than $30 million today! CryptocurrencyInvesting
October 24, 2017

Cryptocurrencies vs. Traditional Investments

Top Performing Asset ClassYou’ve probably heard of bitcoin, but did you know that cryptocurrencies are by far the best performing asset class over the past 7 years?  If you had…

The psychological impact of wild price swings on investors is difficult to overstate. While everyone is panicking, the smart investor will stay calm and trust the math and wait for a high-probability, low-risk entry point when the market stabilizes at a Fibonacci retracement level BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 23, 2017

How To Profit From Bitcoin’s Wild Price Swings

The psychological impact of wild price swings on investors is difficult to overstate. While everyone is panicking, the smart investor will stay calm and trust the math and wait for…

When you think about it, you'l realize that the fork fight is a very good thing for bitcoin. It's ultimately about whether bitcoin's future is that of the next digital gold (a store of value), a speculative investment, or a truly global, borderless, transparent, quick, cheap, secure, and universally accessible value-transfer mechanism that can provide financial services to the entire world. Image: cointelegraph.com BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 20, 2017

Pre-Fork, Bitcoin Uptrend Remains Intact

the Bitcoin gold fork, planned to decentralize mining, is less than a week away. image: cointelegraph.com$10,000?In a CNBC poll, half the respondents thought bitcoin was headed to $10,000.  There is…

Confused about Forks? You've come to the rith place. BitcoinBlockchain
October 20, 2017

Bitcoin Forks Made Ridiculously Simple

Confused about Forks? You’ve come to the right place.Head Spinning?Is your head spinning with all this talk of hard forks and bitcoin gold and SegWit?  Ours is.  Don’t worry.  We’ve…

There's definitely some anxiety in the bitcoin community about the upcoming fork - what effect will it have on bitcoin's value? BitcoinNews AnalysisPrice Analysis
October 17, 2017

Don’t Fear The Fork – It’s a Sign of Bitcoin’s Explosive Growth

rich dude’s problem?  Bitcoin needs an upgrade because it’s booming – big and fast.  There’s definitely some anxiety in the bitcoin community about the upcoming forks – what effect will…

KABOOM! Less than 24 hours after blasting through $5000, bitcoin is nearing $6000 - WTF is going on? BitcoinNews AnalysisPrice Analysis
October 13, 2017

What Doesn’t Kill Bitcoin … Makes It Stronger

KABOOM! Less than 24 hours after blasting through $5000, bitcoin is nearing $6000 – WTF is going on?The director of the International Monetary Fund says it’s time for the world’s…

Bitcoin Appears Unstoppable BitcoinPrice Analysis
October 12, 2017

Bitcoin Blasts Through $5000 To All-Time High

Bitcoin Appears UnstoppableIt seems like almost nobody saw it coming.  As recently as 3 days ago a cointelegraph post was calling the $4680 level “major resistance”, and bitcoin blew past…

It seems like there is no such thing as bad news for bitcoin BitcoinNews AnalysisPrice Analysis
October 11, 2017

Bad News is All Good for Bitcoin

The Chinese government makes cryptocurrency fundraising illegal… then vows a “crackdown” on exchanges.  The CEO of Wall Street’s largest investment bank calls bitcoin a “fraud” and says it “won’t end…

Altcoins aren't just a bunch of copycat cryptocurrencies chasing bitcoin for market capitalization.  There are important technological differences that are crucial for the smart, educated investor to understand.  Image: Cointelegraph.com Alt-coinsInvesting
September 21, 2017

Altcoins for the Smart Investor

“Altcoin” is the term used to describe any cryptocurrency that isn’t bitcoin.  There are hundreds of these coins, also called “tokens” for reasons I’ll explain, trading on exchanges all over…

This is a really cool heatmap from coinmap.com of bitcoin-friendly brick-and-mortar businesses in the Miami area Bitcoin
September 19, 2017

5 Really Cool Ways To Spend Bitcoins

Is it the value of blockchain technology?  Is it the privacy, speed, low cost, security, and transparency of transactions?  Is it the limited supply?  Is it the dream of a…

Millions of people all over the world are making money - a lot of money - with bitcoin, right now.  Fortunately for you, you don't have to be a financial genius or computer geek to become one of those people.  Let us break it down into a few simple steps for you to get started now BitcoinInvesting
September 18, 2017

Making Money With Bitcoin For Dummies – 5 Simple Strategies

It has been called the “most important invention in human history” since the internet.  Some people call it a fad, hype, gambling, a ponzi scheme, or bubble.  Most people don’t…

...gave birth to a self-stabilizing cash economy that needs no government regulators or central bankers Blockchain
September 15, 2017

Blockchain – Everything You Need To Know in 3 Minutes

A marriage between specialized math and the combined processing power of millions of worldwide computers gave birth to a self-stabilizing cash economy that needs no government regulators or central bankers. Blockchain…

When smart investors began to realize that bitcoin was completely disconnected from the global financial system and thus not subject to the political and economic whims of central banks and governments, they began treating is as the new "digital gold". BitcoinInvesting
September 15, 2017

Why Buy Bitcoin?

The dollar value of bitcoin has more than quadrupled this year, with a market capitalization that is now bigger than American Express or PayPal.  An investment of a few hundred…

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September 14, 2017

WTF is Bitcoin?

Let’s start with what bitcoin is not. It’s Not a Bank. Banks are open 9 to 5 Monday through Friday and closed on holidays.  They charge you fees, sometimes very…

Instead of a bitcoin balance, you own the addresses at the end of the chain of transactions for all your bitcoins Bitcoin
September 13, 2017

How are My Bitcoins Stored?

An Ingenious New Technology You don’t have to be a computer scientist to understand how an ingenious new technology can reliably store your digital currency without the need for any…

The limit for the credit card is US $150 so let's buy the max. That's a lot of decimal places - you can actually buy as little as one one-hundred-millionth of a bitcoin - a unit known as a "Satoshi" Bitcoin
September 11, 2017

Let’s Buy Bitcoin in 3 Minutes – Your First Trade Click-by-Click

The numbers are almost too crazy to believe.  Bitcoin, the digital cash that debuted in 2009 at a value of a fraction of a penny, is trading today at well…

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September 9, 2017

Where Do Bitcoins Come From?

Currencies and economies are stabilized and regulated by governments and central banks.  So how is it that the bitcoin economy self-stabilizes without a central group of regulators overseeing and continuously…

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September 7, 2017

Now Is The Time For You To Invest In Cryptocurrency – Here’s Why

Do  you think that cryptocurrency is weird, scary, or the currency of the dark web?  Actually, now is the perfect time for the smart, educated, curious investor to jump into…

A cloud wallet is accessible from any device, but vulnerable hacking atacks and theft Wallets
September 6, 2017

Cryptocurrency Wallet Types For Beginners

What is a Crypto Wallet? A cryptocurrency Wallet is a software program that stores private and public keys and interacts with databases of transactions called blockchains to enable users to…

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September 5, 2017

What Is a Bitcoin Wallet?

A Bitcoin wallet is a piece of software that you use to communicate with the bitcoin network, and you can use it to tell the bitcoin network when you want…