Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Parameter Set to Increase for the First Time in 8 Weeks – Mining Bitcoin News

Bitcoin’s hashrate has slowly crept back up between 85 exahash per second (EH/s) to 125 EH/s on July 14. The increase in hashpower has made it so the next mining difficulty change will increase for the first time in eight weeks. The four consecutive difficulty drops turned out to be the largest slide in Bitcoin’s… Continue reading Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Parameter Set to Increase for the First Time in 8 Weeks – Mining Bitcoin News

4 Consecutive Difficulty Drops Make Bitcoin Block Rewards 49% Easier to Find – Mining Bitcoin News

Following the largest mining difficulty drop in Bitcoin’s history, this weekend will once again see another slide, but less than 6% of the difficulty will be shaved. Statistics show Bitcoin’s hashrate has been able to climb higher since the difficulty drop two weeks ago, and climbed above 100 exahash per second (EH/s) this week. This… Continue reading 4 Consecutive Difficulty Drops Make Bitcoin Block Rewards 49% Easier to Find – Mining Bitcoin News

Bitcoin Blocks Will Soon Be 27% Easier to Find — Miners Brace for the Largest Difficulty Drop in BTC's Lifetime – Mining Bitcoin News

Bitcoin, the leading crypto asset in terms of market capitalization, has seen the cryptocurrency’s network hashrate drop considerably during the last two weeks. On Saturday, July 3, the network’s mining difficulty will see the largest epoch drop in history as the difficulty is set to slide by more than 27%. Bitcoin Difficulty Expected to Drop… Continue reading Bitcoin Blocks Will Soon Be 27% Easier to Find — Miners Brace for the Largest Difficulty Drop in BTC's Lifetime – Mining Bitcoin News

Someone Redeemed a 100 BTC Casascius Bar Worth Over $700K

In 2011, Mike Caldwell created the notorious Casascius physical bitcoin collection, and since then the series of coins has become extremely valuable. Over the last two months, a bunch of people have redeemed their Casascius coins and on December 23 someone peeled a 100 BTC ($723K) Casascius bar. Also Read: Only 375 Days Left for… Continue reading Someone Redeemed a 100 BTC Casascius Bar Worth Over $700K

In 2011, When Bitcoin Was $1, One YouTuber Predicted it Will Change Finance

Nine-year-old Bitcoin must be going through one of the worst phases of its technological life, but that hasn’t deterred its core believers. The community, which has been in roughs for most of this year, witnessing Bitcoin crashing from the highs of $19,500 to the lows near $3,200, took a break from speculation to discuss the… Continue reading In 2011, When Bitcoin Was $1, One YouTuber Predicted it Will Change Finance