Category Archives: Bitcoin

Bitcoin Cash Spoils XBT Provider AB’s Plans for a Crypto ETP

XBT Provider AB planned on launching an exchange-traded product (ETP) in the form of a cryptocurrency basket last year but backed out because one of those cryptocurrencies spoiled the party. Can you guess which one?  As suggested by a report from Bloomberg, XBT CEO Laurent

13% Have Used Bitcoin to Buy Stuff Online: Kaspersky Labs Study

Researchers at cybersecurity firm, Kaspersky Labs say one-in-ten people have now used Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to make purchases online. Also, data from Bitcoin directory service platform, Coinmap shows that businesses accepting Bitcoin have surged by more than 700 percent within the last six years.

Bitcoin Now Mining Its Biggest Blocks Ever

The Bitcoin network is scaling as the network just reached a new all-time high of 1.3 MB average block size amid record low transaction fees.  Biggest Average Bitcoin Block Size to Date The latest data from Blockchain.com shows that February 12, 2019 saw an average