Bitcoin 2018 Bear Market Low Price

2018 Bitcoin BTC/USD price chart

Bitcoin (BTC) experiences a deep bear market throughout all of 2018 with price ultimately reaching a bear market low around US $3,222 per Bitcoin on 15th December 2018 (Source: CoinMarketCap). This was a decrease in price by over 80% since the 17th December 2017 high, and this bear market earned..Read more

Bitcoin 2017 Bull Market High Price

2017 Bitcoin BTC/USD price chart

Bitcoin (BTC) experiences a massive bull market during 2017 with price ultimately reaching around US $19,600 per Bitcoin, over 1,900% increase in price since the 1st January 2017 and generating inevitable discussions of a “Bitcoin Bubble”.

Number of Bitcoin ATMs Doubles in 18 Months

Bitcoin kiosk

The growth in the number of Bitcoin automated teller machines (ATMs) between March 2015 and September 2016 more than doubled.   In March 2015 there were 353 Bitcoin ATMs, which is a substantial number given Bitcoin had not gone mainstream at that time. By the end of September 2016, this..Read more

More than 100,000 Merchants Accept Bitcoin

Bitcoin accepted here

The number of retailers accepting the cryptocurrency Bitcoin passes 100,000 as major companies now accepting Bitcoin payments include Dell, Microsoft, Twitch, Wikipedia, Expedia, Greenpeace and PayPal.

1000% Bitcoin Price Increase

The price of Bitcoin experienced a 1,000% increase from 0.008 to 0.08 US dollars, on the 12th July 2010, helping the new currency to attract more attention.