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Bitcoin Slumps 10% as Pullback From Record High Gathers Pace

Bitcoin Slumps 10% as Pullback From Record High Gathers Pace

Bitcoin slumped 10% on Thursday to a 10-day low, retreating further from record highs, with traders citing fears of tighter U.S. regulation.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jan/21/2021

Bitcoin Hits $40,000 for First Time, Pushing Cryptocurrency Market Value Past $1 Trillion

Bitcoin Hits $38,000 for First Time, Pushing Cryptocurrency Market Value Past $1 Trillion

Bitcoin smashed through $38,000 to hit a new record high on Thursday as the cryptocurrency’s massive rally continues, then the $39,000 mark just prior to 11 am ET, and by afternoon the price peaked at $40376.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/07/2021

PayPal Backs Crypto Tax Startup Taxbit

PayPal Backs Crypto Tax Startup Taxbit

PayPal Holdings Inc’s venture arm has made an investment in Salt Lake City, Utah-based tech startup Taxbit, which helps consumers and businesses calculate the taxes owed on cryptocurrency holdings, the companies said on Thursday.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jan/07/2021

Bitcoin Crosses $30K Mark First Time Ever

Bitcoin Crosses $30K Mark First Time Ever

Digital currency Bitcoin extended its record smashing rally on Saturday, beginning the year with a surge over $30,000 for the first time, with ever more traders and investors betting that it is on its way to becoming a mainstream payment method.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jan/02/2021

Bet the Price of Bitcoin

With Bitcoin surging again BetOnline is now offering odds on where the price of the digital currency will finish in 2020. If you believe in their numbers, go buy a couple of coins right now.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/22/2020

Another Peak for Bitcoin: Price Climbs Past 24K

The price of Bitcoin moved above the $24,000 mark for the first time. On Saturday morning, the price hit a record high of 24,288. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/19/2020

Bitcoin Blasts Past $23K

Bitcoin Blasts Past $23K

The digital currency Bitcoin continues to shatter all-time records this week, hitting a peak price of $23751 during the early morning hours of Thursday.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/17/2020

Ruffer Investment Company Allocates 2.5% of Assets to Bitcoin

Ruffer Investment Company Allocates 2.5% of Assets to Bitcoin

Ruffer Investment Company sent out a memo Tuesday alerting shareholders that it will be allocating roughly 2.5% of its portfolio towards Bitcoin. Per the memo, this investment is currently worth over $740 million.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/16/2020

Price of Bitcoin Blasts Past All Time Record

Price of Bitcoin Blasts Past All Time Record

Bitcoin smashed through $20,000 for the first time on Wednesday, its highest ever.

Submitted by Reuters on, Dec/16/2020

Bitcoin Price Surpasses All Time High

Bitcoin Price Surpasses All Time High

The price of Bitcoin has surpassed its all time high Monday morning. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/30/2020

How Safe is it to Deposit and Bet with Crypto, Bitcoin? And What Kind of Technology is It Using?

How Safe is it to Deposit and Bet with Crypto, Bitcoin? And What Kind of Technology is It Using?

For the past few years, the use of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the gambling industry has increased significantly. What started with a few cryptocurrency-only gambling sites has now ballooned into a sweeping revolution of the gambling space where traditional online betting platforms have started to offer and support cryptocurrency payment options together with fiat deposit and withdrawal methods. 

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/25/2020

Bitcoin Price Climbs Over $19K, Approaches All Time High

Bitcoin Price Climbs Over $19K, Approaches All Time High

The Bitcoin surge continues as the cryptocurrency surpassed the $19,000 mark Tuesday morning.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/24/2020

Price of Bitcoin Climbs Over 17K

Price of Bitcoin Climbs Over 17K

Bitcoin continues its momentous run with the cryptocurrency moving over $17000 for the first time in almost three years.  Bitcoin is the most utilized transaction method for online gambling in designated "restrictive" markets, which encompass more than half the globe.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/17/2020

Bitcoin Goes Over $16K: Up 120% YTD

Bitcoin Goes Over $16K: Up 120% YTD

Bitcoin has surged past $16,000 for the first time since January 2018 and is up over 120% YTD! 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Nov/12/2020

Bitcoin Hits Highest Level Since Jan. 2018 Amid Post-Election Volatility

Bitcoin Hits Highest Level Since Jan. 2018 Amid Post-Election Volatility

Bitcoin’s price rose to more than $14,900 on Thursday, its highest level since January 2018, amid volatility caused by the U.S. election and investor hopes that more central bank stimulus to support economies hit by the COVID-19 pandemic will push up the value of digital assets.

Submitted by Reuters on, Nov/05/2020

China Shuts Down Gambling Sites Using Tether

China Shuts Down Gambling Sites Using Tether

China this weekend has cracked down on gambling sites tied to the tether stablecoin.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/26/2020

Analysis: Is PayPal's Crypto Move a Game-Changer for Bitcoin? Probably Not, Say Experts

Analysis: Is PayPal's Crypto Move a Game-Changer for Bitcoin? Probably Not, Say Experts

PayPal Holdings Inc's PYPL.O decision to open its network to bitcoin and its rivals was hailed by virtual coin enthusiasts as a watershed moment for cryptocurrencies and their path towards becoming a widespread means of payment.

Submitted by Reuters on, Oct/22/2020

New Technology Used by Online Casinos in Their Gambling

New Technology Used by Online Casinos in Their Gambling

With each waking dawn, the on-net casino scene keeps getting better and better. All the credit goes to significant advancement in technology.

Submitted by Payton on, Oct/17/2020

Square Makes Big Bet on Bitcoin

Square Makes Big Bet on Bitcoin

Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced that it has purchased approximately 4,709 bitcoins at an aggregate purchase price of $50 million. Square believes that cryptocurrency is an instrument of economic empowerment and provides a way for the world to participate in a global monetary system, which aligns with the company’s purpose. The investment represents approximately one percent of Square’s total assets as of the end of the second quarter of 2020.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Oct/12/2020

John McAfee Arrested for Tax Evasion

Cybersecurity entrepreneur and crypto personality John McAfee was arrested in Spain on Tuesday for US tax evasion.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Oct/06/2020

Virtual Event: How The Gaming Industry Can Benefit From Bitcoin Technology

Virtual Event: How The Gaming Industry Can Benefit From Bitcoin Technology

Friday is a "must see" virtual event for gaming enthusiasts as well as those in the crypto space looking to expand their horizons.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Oct/01/2020

Bitcoin and eSports: Bitcoin SV One World Chain Virtual Continues (Videos)

Bitcoin and eSports: Bitcoin SV One World Chain Virtual Continues (Videos)

The Bitcoin SV One World Chain virtual conference concludes Thursday with hot topics that include Making Bitcoin Easy to Use for Everyone, eSports and the Blockchain with Unikrn co-founder Rahul Sood, and the cashless casino.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Oct/01/2020

Ayre: CoinGeek Digital Currency Conference to Make a Little History

Ayre: CoinGeek Crypto Conference to Make a Little History

CoinGeek Live will be hosted in studios in New York and London and, for the first time, is designed for the online audience and is free to attend.  The virtual conference kicks off Wednesday September 30.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Sep/29/2020

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

The War on Bitcoin: Arch Enemies Join Forces

It appears the five year Civil War within the cryptocurrency space may finally be coming to an end, at least among some bitter foes, all focusing their attention on what they perceive to be the ultimate enemy, Bitcoin SV.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/25/2020

BuyBSV.com Now Offers Bank Transfers in US & Canadian Dollars

BuyBSV.com Now Offers Bank Transfers in US & Canadian Dollars

BuyBSV.com, powered by Coinify, are delighted to announce that ALL traders can now complete bank transfers to buy Bitcoin SV in USD, CAD & DKK in addition to the Euro and the British pound.

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/23/2020

Why Online Gambling Companies Need to Incorporate Bitcoin SV

The gambling industry has a lot to gain by adopting Bitcoin SV, and they can learn how at CoinGeek Live. Jimmy Nguyen talks about what you can expect to see with CoinGeek's Rebecca Liggero.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/21/2020

CoinGeek Live Presents: Cashless Casinos: How Bitcoin Technology Offers A Better & Safer Gaming Experience

Live from studios in both New York and London experts from the iGaming industry gather to talk about the way forward for the casinos across the world. The conference will, naturally, be virtual but it is far more than just ‘Zoom-heads’ on a black background. This panel will not only offer interaction and questions form delegates but also be broadcast live from The Manhattan Studio (NYC) and Kennington Studios (London) from 10:15am EST on Friday, October 2nd. 

Submitted by Press Release on, Sep/19/2020

No Retail Crypto-Wide Bull Run Likely for Rest of 2020

No Retail Crypto-Wide Bull Run Likely for Rest of 2020

Joel Birch, co-founder of automated crypto investing platform Stacked, says crypto prices may still be weighed down by a difficult global economic atmosphere.  His remarks come as the Covid-19 pandemic continues its stranglehold across the globe with a second surge now occurring in Europe.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/17/2020

How Can I Bet Online From South Africa Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Online From South Africa Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of South Africa using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.  It is important to stay clear of the so-called “Bitcoin Revolution South Africa”.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

How Can I Bet Online From Holland Using Bitcoin

How Can I Bet Online From Holland Using Bitcoin

Many folks opt to gambling online with sites licensed outside the country of Holland using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  Bitcoin transactions take place in under a few hours and are even available during weekends, all with extremely low fees.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Sep/15/2020

Breaking News

FanDuel Group Brings FanDuel Sportsbook & Casino to Michigan

FanDuel Group Brings FanDuel Sportsbook & Casino to Michigan

FanDuel Group, in collaboration with MotorCity Casino, officiallylaunched a fully integrated, real money online gaming experience for residents and visitors to the state of Michigan Friday January 22, 2021.

Challenges in Starting Your New Online Casinos

Challenges in Starting Your New Online Casinos

Online casinos are a reality and are here to stay. They simply offer more than land-based casinos and are much more fun to enjoy. New online casinos are popping up on the Internet every week, so many people believe it’s easy to start one. However, launching a new online casino is a logistics nightmare. 

Can't Bet the Cavs From Virginia

Can't Bet the Cavs From Virginia

Sports betting officially launched in the commonwealth of Virginia Thursday, courtesy of FanDuel.  You just can't bet your beloved Cavaliers there.  A number of offshore sportsbooks the likes of BetUS are still accessible from Virginia and do take bets on the Cavs, so no worries there.