Bitfinex Scraps Its $10,000 Minimum Balance Rule

Bitfinex is now open to every trader as the Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange has removed its $10,000 minimum balance rule. Citing a rising demand from retail traders who couldn’t trade on the platform due to the requirement, Bitfinex CEO Jean-Louis van der Velde said the platform is now ready for a “new wave of customer…

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Upward Consolidation Hints Toward Diminishing Market Supply

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Upward Consolidation Hints Toward Diminishing… | Bitcoin Magazine <img src=”https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=qmvEl1aAFUE06C” style=”display:none” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” /> NOW READING: Bitcoin Price Analysis: Upward Consolidation Hints Toward Diminishing Market Supply OPINION by Bitcoin Schmitcoin Bitcoin Price Analysis: Upward Consolidation Hints Toward Diminishing Market Supply Summary: The bitcoin market has seen sustained buying pressure as the…

Breez Wants to Make the Lightning Network More User Friendly

New announcements around Bitcoin’s Lightning Network have been coming almost nonstop lately, with new exchanges, wallets and other services popping up seemingly every day. Two weeks ago, Zebpay announced its Lightning integration. Last week, Lightning Power Users officially launched and Bitrefill released an improvement to its Thor service. Just this morning, Sparkswap announced the public…

Infographic: A Map of Bitcoin Forks

This infographic provides a schematic overview of the main Bitcoin-related “forks” that can happen and shows the most important forks that have happened. It does not provide an overview of all forks that have happened. What Are Bitcoin Forks? The word “fork” is somewhat confusing because there are different kinds of “forks” that mean very…