Total Bitcoin trading volume surges beyond $1 billion as bull run continues

Bitcoin is starting break new records again. This morning Bitcoin surged beyond the $1 billion marker for total amount traded in U.S. dollars. As visualized in the chart below, from the start of the month of July total Bitcoin trades (all buys and sells across all major exchanges) has been in the range of $200-$400 …

Bitcoin is at it again, experiencing extreme price volatility as August approaches

Anyone that has followed Bitcoin over the years knows that price volatility is guaranteed. But as the summer months of Bitcoin typically cool down, this summer is different as things are heating up causing huge fluctuations. Going back two years ago to former Bitcoin developer Mike Hearn’s blog post, he explains how Bitcoin is cyclical where …