Bitcoin Halving

Bitcoin Mining Roundup: BTC Regains 100 Exahash, Miners Close Shop, Pre-Halving Shake-Up

</header> <strong>In 44 days, <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> miners will face the third reward halving as the block subsidy will soon shrink from 12.5 to 6.25 coins per block. Following the market carnage in mid-March, <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a>’s hashrate plummeted 44% to a 2020 low of 75 exahash per second …

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‘Bull Run May Not Come Immediately After Bitcoin Halving,’ Says Bitmain’s Jihan Wu

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Bitcoin Hashrate Down 45% – Miners Witness Second-Largest Difficulty Drop in History

‘Buy Bitcoin’ Searches Skyrocket, Volumes Spike, Account Signups Swell As Coronavirus Fears Heighten Exchange data and statistics from Google Trends, Twitter, and Baidu show that despite the recent price drop people are looking to buy bitcoin. During the week of the crypto market massacre that started on March 12, Coinbase broke traffic records … read …

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Crypto Mining Crunch Time – Bitcoin Halving Less Than 50 Days Away While Global Economy Shudders

</header> <strong>On or around May 13, the <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> network will see a block reward reduction as miners will go from getting 12.5 coins per block to 6.25 coins following the halving. The last time the protocol’s block reward halved was on July 9, 2016, and the global economy looked a …

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Countdown to Block Reward Reduction – 18 Days Until Bitcoin Cash Halving

</header> <strong>In 18 days, the Bitcoin Cash (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a>) network will see its next halving as the block reward will decrease from 12.5 to 6.25 coins on or around April 8, 2020. <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a> will be the first blockchain out of the top three SHA256 networks to …

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BTC Hashrate Follows Price Drop – 20% Lower Before Bitcoin Halving

</header> <strong>Four days ago, digital currency markets lost billions and prices sank to levels not seen since last March. The market bloodbath has affected bitcoin miners as they are making fewer profits than they were a week prior. By Monday, March 16, <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a>’s hashrate slid below the 100 exahash (EH/s) …

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Beer & Bitcoin: Breaking Down Coronavirus and Bitcoin Halving

Don’t miss the second episode of “Beer and Bitcoin”, where Cointelegraph YouTube hosts Giovanni Pigni and Jackson DuMont discuss everything crypto…while sipping cold beers!  In this episode, our hosts debated Cointelegraph’s Top 100 list of the most influential people in crypto. Also, they showed how the Bitcoin halving is likely to impact Bitcoin price by …

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As Fed Contemplates Coronavirus-Prompted Easing, Bitcoin Traders Bet on Halving

U.S. stocks continue to reel over coronavirus-related fears, and investors are increasingly betting the Federal Reserve will slash interest rates to stabilize the economy and markets. But whether those investors turn to bitcoin (BTC) as a crisis hedge remains to be seen. Such action by the Fed could, in theory, help bitcoin prices since lower …

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Half of Predictions Are Right Half the Time — BTC’s Halving Divides Opinions

The renowned Mike Novogratz, founder of digital assets merchant bank Galaxy Digital, has once again voiced his predictions on the price of Bitcoin (BTC) in light of the impending Bitcoin halving set for May 2020. According to Novogratz, the inceptive cryptocurrency will likely breach the $20,000 benchmark in 2020. The prediction comes a couple of …

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Get Ready for the Bitcoin Halving – Here Are 9 Countdown Clocks You Can Monitor

</header> <strong>The anticipation for the block reward halving for <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a>, <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a>, and <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BSV” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BSV</a> has been building. All three cryptocurrencies will see rewards halved from 12.5 to 6.25 coins throughout the months of April and May. The following is a comprehensive …

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