Why Did Three Arrows Capital Sink Like The Titanic?

three arrows capital

Based on a true story Water is a powerful force. Hydropower illuminates entire cities and can provide sustainable electricity for bitcoin mining. But water is also dangerous. Imagine the death bringing force of tsunamis or floods. And when water is ice cold and your ship sinks because it ran into an iceberg, all you’ve left […]

Why It’s important To Support Hodlonaut On His Legal Stand Against Craig Wright

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This article is based on a comment by Greg Maxwell on Reddit. If you are looking to support Hodlonaut directly you can visit the donation page, where over 50 BTC as already been raised to support Hodlonaut. It would be difficult to overstate how important this is to Bitcoin, yet it’s often underestimated because the […]

Why Proof-of-Stake On Ethereum Is A Disaster

Moving the Ethereum protocol from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake will end in a disaster. If you are a big believer in Ethereum, you may think an article published on BitcoinNews.com would biased or pure propaganda. Therefore I’d like to disclose that I hold 10% of my portfolio in Ethereum or assets built on Ethereum which allows […]

Privacy Coins vs Bitcoin Privacy Tools, What’s Better?

Bitcoin Privacy Tools

Written by Keegan Francis Sending bitcoin is easy nowadays. Just scan a QR code or enter the receiving address, press send and you’re done. But how private is sending bitcoin? And more importantly, what is better, native bitcoin privacy tools such as CoinJoin or independent privacy coins such as Monero or Zcash? There are tradeoffs […]

Can Bitcoin Steal Gold’s $12T Market Cap?

Gold vs Bitcoin

Despite having a lower market valuation of $364 billion and a price in the $20,000 range, bitcoin has outperformed gold over the past ten years. Bitcoin vs. gold is one of the oldest debates among hard money advocates. Given that gold prices are expected to reach $3,000 to $5,000 per ounce in the next five […]

Celsius Network Meltdown – High Risk No Reward?

Celsius CEO

On June 13, 2022 users of the Celsius Network were reminded of one of the most used expressions in Bitcoin, “not your keys, not your coins.” According to a company statement, “due to extreme market conditions” Celsius paused all withdrawals from their platform and have been radio silent since.  The silence from Celsius has prompted […]

Ex Bitcoin Jesus Roger Ver Accused Of Owing $47 Million To Exchange

Roger Ver Owes Millions

Roger Ver is accused to have an outstanding liability of $47 at exchange CoinFlex as he was liquidated for a long position on Bitcoin Cash. Roger Ver has made himself well known in Bitcoin circles for his defense of Mt. Gox before its infamous hack and shutdown. Unfortunately the claims by Roger Ver led many […]

US Rep. Jim Himes Targets Bitcoin with CBDCs

Jim Himes Targets Bitcoin

U.S. Congressman Jim Himes has published a “white paper” which highlights the benefits of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). The whitepaper does not hide it’s intentions, insinuating that CBDCs should be launched as a response to the popularity of Bitcoin and Tether. Himes claimed in the whitepaper that “a U.S. CBDC would have advantages over privately issued […]

$30 Trillion U.S. Debt Spiral Could Spill Over to Bitcoin

US Debt Jerome Powell

The U.S. debt is higher than ever. Could a default scenario be beneficial for bitcoin? Because the U.S. dollar is the world’s reserve currency, it’s critical to comprehend the consequences of the U.S. debt crisis for the global financial system’s survival. Furthermore, while everyone is concerned about the highest inflation rate since 1981 (8.6% in […]

Coinbase Faces Internal Turmoil As Employees Call Leadership Arrogant

Coinbase CEO

Coinbase, one of the largest shitcoin exchanges in the United States, might be facing internal turmoil as employees are not happy with the way company executives are implementing their decisions.  A post shared by a Twitter user who is the Managing Director at Swan Private Client Services, @DzambhalaHODL, reveals that Coinbase employees are worried about […]