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by DavAdmin
Sat Dec 09, 2017 6:59 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

The market has already corrected and it is back to $14,000 now.

Litecoin is the one to watch, up 50% in a couple of days.
by DavAdmin
Mon Dec 04, 2017 6:46 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Bitcoin is just the daddy of hundreds of smaller blockchain assets that have emerged this year called 'altcoins' - many have solid tech and concepts for the future. Of course decentralization is the key and that is the attraction at the moment for early adopters who are tired of being controlled by ...
by DavAdmin
Fri Dec 01, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Yep those bankers that have made millions off other people's money are all too quick to bash Bitcoin, it threatens their business model:
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/12/01/big-b ... h-bitcoin/


So much for the 'crash', just looked like a very small market correction, all up again today.
by DavAdmin
Fri Dec 01, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: This Place
Topic: Spam Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Spam Posts

There is no need to alert us - spam bots get deleted as soon as a mod or admin logs in.
by DavAdmin
Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:13 am
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Here is a bit more on the epic energy consumption of BTC:
http://www.newsbtc.com/2017/11/29/bitco ... nsumption/

And ... Elon Musk, did he? didn't he?
http://ethereumworldnews.com/elon-musk-got-bitcoin/
by DavAdmin
Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:18 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Correct, 80% of Bitcoin mining is done in Chinese mega-factories now. Apparently to produce one Bitcoin uses the same amount of electricity as an average US household gets through in a week.
by DavAdmin
Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Very true - though it looks like its heading there, this site gives a good roundup of all prices:
https://www.worldcoinindex.com/

Bitcoin Cash seems to be the winning horse at the moment, for no logical reason that I can see. Any ideas why?
by DavAdmin
Thu Nov 09, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Re: Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Depends on your strategy, long term or day trading, you can make good returns doing both. Bitcoin may come down off its highs now as the fork has been cancelled: https://www.forbes.com/sites/ktorpey/2017/11/09/failure-segwit2x-shows-bitcoin-digital-gold-not-paypal/#23a10d612233 Traders are slowly go...
by DavAdmin
Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:51 pm
Forum: The Sciences
Topic: Bitcoin and crypto currencies
Replies: 32
Views: 391

Bitcoin and crypto currencies

Starting this thread to post news and updates on the crypto currency revolution that has happened this year. Some say 2017 will do for digital currencies what 1995 did for the internet ... and we're still using Netscape. To kick it off we'll use the Asia take from Asia Times: http://www.atimes.com/a...
by DavAdmin
Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: This Place
Topic: Spam Posts
Replies: 10
Views: 628

Re: Spam Posts

We've deleted all spam/bot accounts registered in the last couple of months which should halt the flow!