Wolf Of Wall Street Says Bitcoin Could Hit $50K Before Crashing

Jordan Belfort, known colloquially as the “Wolf of Wall Street”, has yet again cast doubt on Bitcoin, this time in a video interview with entrepreneur Patrick Bet-David, posted on Bet-David's Facebook Jan. 31. Belfort told Bet-David that he doesn't believe Bitcoin (BTC) itself is a scam, referring to it as the …
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Cryptocurrency 'gateway drug' bitcoin is losing its appeal, analyst says

Nicholas Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research, says that search traffic can help forecast price movements in the cryptocurrency market. He argues that bitcoin is a "gateway drug" for other digital currencies. As interest fades in bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies like ethereum and ripple gain traction, …
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Missed the initial bitcoin wave? Try smaller cryptocurrencies like stellar and neo, says strategist …

Bitcoin bull and Wall Street investor Tom Lee said this year is the beginning of the "Great Crypto Rotation." "We think 2018 is going to be a story about rotation," Lee told CNBC on "Fast Money" Monday night. "But the rotation we're referring to is among the smaller alt -coins and the large platform tokens.".
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Cryptocurrency Rating Agency Says Ethereum Is Better Than Bitcoin And Ripple — Should You …

After gaining some recognition on Wall Street, cryptocurrencies have attracted the interest of asset rating agencies. Last week, Florida-based Weiss Ratings released a report that assigned grades to dozens of cryptocurrencies based on a number of metrics, like risk, technological innovation, and other …
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Starbucks CEO says they plan to accept digital currencies, but not Bitcoin.

Starbucks' Howard Schultz: A 'trusted' digital currency is coming, but it won't be bitcoin

"One or a few legitimate" cryptocurrencies are coming, but bitcoin is not one of them, according to the Starbucks executive chairman.

Schultz sees potential in blockchain, the online ledger technology underlying digital currencies.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/26/starbucks-schultz-a-digital-currency-is-coming-but-wont-be-bitcoin.html

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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet

Despite its name, bitcoin is not really a currency, says digital currency entrepreneur

The power of bitcoin lies in its value as an investment, said cryptocurrency entrepreneur Balaji Srinivasan. "Bitcoin has a lock on the digital gold application, for which longevity is very important," said Srinivasan, co-founder and CEO of Earn.com. The startup, which bills itself as the first token-based social …
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