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Will Bitcoin Block Size Reduction Argument Cause Another Crypto Conflict?

<p>Things have been busy in crypto land this week and the big debate over Bitcoin&rsquo;s block size has only just been usurped by JP Morgan&rsquo;s attempt to launch its own completely centralized crypto coin. The block size issue is an important one so we&rsquo;ll delve a little deeper into that. Another Crypto Conflict Imminent? Bitcoin<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/15/will-bitcoin-block-size-reduction-argument-cause-another-crypto-conflict/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/15/will-bitcoin-block-size-reduction-argument-cause-another-crypto-conflict/">Will Bitcoin Block Size Reduction Argument Cause Another Crypto Conflict?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

JP Morgan Launches Pale Imitation of the “Fraud” that is Bitcoin

<p>Multinational investment bank JP Morgan has announced that it will launch its own cryptocurrency of sorts. The so-called JPM Coin will bring some of the benefits of Bitcoin to some of the users of the bank JPM Coin will be built on a private blockchain, be backed by fiat currency, and be exclusive to JP<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/14/jpm-coin-bitcoin/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/14/jpm-coin-bitcoin/">JP Morgan Launches Pale Imitation of the &ldquo;Fraud&rdquo; that is Bitcoin</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

No, The Boss of Bitcoin Isn’t Dead, but You Can’t Call Him Either

<p>It has been 10 years now since Bitcoin&nbsp;(BTC) was first created. The original cryptocurrency has existed for all this time with minimal changes to its code base and zero adjustments to its governance model. Why then is it so hard for some in the mainstream media to develop even a basic understanding of Bitcoin? Just<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/06/bitcoin-dead-mainstream-media/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/06/bitcoin-dead-mainstream-media/">No, The Boss of Bitcoin Isn&rsquo;t Dead, but You Can&rsquo;t Call Him Either</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

QuadrigaCX Reportedly Didn’t Lose Access to Bitcoin Funds – is it More Than a Mistake?

<p>QuadrigaCX, a Canadian cryptocurrency exchange, is in serious trouble &ndash; its customers cannot access $150 million worth of crypto funds after the owner and CEO, Gerald Cotton, died of Crohn disease in Jaipur, India. He was the only individual who had access to the&rdquo;cold wallet reserves.&rdquo; The exchange reached out to Nova Scotia Supreme Court<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/05/quadrigacx-reportedly-didnt-lose-access-to-bitcoin-funds-could-it-more-than-a-mistake/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/02/05/quadrigacx-reportedly-didnt-lose-access-to-bitcoin-funds-could-it-more-than-a-mistake/">QuadrigaCX Reportedly Didn&rsquo;t Lose Access to Bitcoin Funds &ndash; is it More Than a Mistake?</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Financial Advisor: Major Banks are 3,233% More Expensive Than Bitcoin

<p>A financial professional paid $10 to his bank for making more than six saving withdrawals. Later, he admitted that using Bitcoin could have been cheaper. Short the Bankers Pat Chirchirillo, a financial advisor at Philadelphia-based McAdam Financial, found a 3,233% different between the cost of withdrawals in banks and Bitcoin. From the look of it,<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/31/financial-advisor-major-banks-are-3233-more-expensive-than-bitcoin/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/31/financial-advisor-major-banks-are-3233-more-expensive-than-bitcoin/">Financial Advisor: Major Banks are 3,233% More Expensive Than Bitcoin</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Critics Say Bitcoin is Like Tech Stocks, Why Experts Disagree and it is More Like Gold

<p>Since Bitcoin (BTC) seemingly lost its value proposition as a form of digital cash, investors have searched high and low, doing their utmost best to determine what defines the world-renowned cryptocurrency. While the search hasn&rsquo;t produced any definitive&nbsp;results or conclusions, a discussion has begun to mount regarding Bitcoin&rsquo;s status as the second coming of gold,<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/30/contrary-crypto-cynics-bitcoin-digital-gold/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/30/contrary-crypto-cynics-bitcoin-digital-gold/">Critics Say Bitcoin is Like Tech Stocks, Why Experts Disagree and it is More Like Gold</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Naval: Killer App of Crypto is Socialism, Venezuela is a Prime Example

<p>The killer application of crypto is socialism, said Naval Ravikant. The killer app for crypto is Socialism. &mdash; Naval (@naval) January 26, 2019 The prominent entrepreneur, who co-founded AngelList, a website dedicated to matching startups with investors, emphasized the use case of crypto at a time when socialism is failing in Venezuela. However, he didn&rsquo;t<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/27/naval-killer-app-of-crypto-is-socialism-venezuela-is-a-prime-example/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/27/naval-killer-app-of-crypto-is-socialism-venezuela-is-a-prime-example/">Naval: Killer App of Crypto is Socialism, Venezuela is a Prime Example</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Venezuela Denied Access to Overseas Gold: This is Why Bitcoin is Important

<p>As part of an international effort to wrest power from Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela, the Bank of England has denied the nation access to gold deposits stored with the institution. Such instances highlight just why a permissionless store of value like Bitcoin is important on both the global and personal level. Several members of the<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/25/venezuela-bitcoin-important/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/25/venezuela-bitcoin-important/">Venezuela Denied Access to Overseas Gold: This is Why Bitcoin is Important</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Why Bitcoin Won’t Fail the “Tests of Financial Services” Forever

<p>In an interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos earlier, the senior adviser to the&nbsp;governor of the Bank of England weighed in about the threat posed to the current financial status quo by Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Huw van Steenis largely dismissed the blockchain-backed fintech innovation on the grounds that Bitcoin had not yet<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/22/bitcoin-wont-fail-forever/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/22/bitcoin-wont-fail-forever/">Why Bitcoin Won&rsquo;t Fail the &ldquo;Tests of Financial Services&rdquo; Forever</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>

Is Apollo (APL) a Scam? Evidence Mounts to Suggest So

<p>According to a lengthy Reddit post from earlier today, Apollo (APL) has all the hallmarks of a massive scam to enrich its creators. The allegations, coming from Reddit user RossyRoffle, state that there are many red flags with the project, suggesting that the &ldquo;all-in one cryptocurrency&rdquo; is nothing more than vaporware dressed up as ground-breaking<a href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/21/apollo-apl-scam/">...</a></p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/2019/01/21/apollo-apl-scam/">Is Apollo (APL) a Scam? Evidence Mounts to Suggest So</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.newsbtc.com/">NewsBTC</a>.</p>