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Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: Trading in the Green




Bitcoin is going strong and has crossed the major resistance level of $8000 for the first time since May 2018.

Bitcoin Cash has broken the barriers at $820 and $840 resistance levels and continues to show a stronger uptrend.

Bitcoin (BTC/USD)

Price Analysis

  • High: $8341.83 USD
  • Low: $7695.99 USD
  • Major Resistance Level: Near about $8400
  • Hourly MACD: Placed in the Buy region.

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Bitcoin has jumped from yesterday’s high of $7809.00 to a whopping high of $8341.83 against the US Dollar so far today. From 14th July 2018 onwards, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) has been experiencing an uptrend largely with short-term pressure on the sellers. Since almost the beginning of January 2018, Bitcoin and many other cryptocurrencies market had been affected by the drop in prices. So, this surge experienced by the crypto coin today can be expected to bring in more investors and create a stronger pressure on the buyers. This will keep the BTC/USD pair in the green and the pair will then continue with the uptrend.

At the time of writing, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) shows nearly $8340.00 against the US Dollar. (As of 24th July 2018). The moving average (blue line) is currently marking at 7454.7967. This too indicates that the price of the BTC/USD pair has more or less strengthened itself near the $7500 level. It is to be seen whether the BTC/USD price will reach the major resistance level near about $8400. If Bitcoin finds support above $8050 then, it can be expected to provide anchorage in case there is a trend reversal.

Bitcoin Cash (BCH/USD)

Price Analysis

  • High: $876.4 USD
  • Low: $772.0 USD
  • Major Resistance Level: Near about $870
  • Hourly MACD: Placed slightly in the Buy region.

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The BCH/USD pair had been featuring a short-term uptrend again from 13th July 2018 and continued till 17th July 2018. After that, as observed from the chart, there has been a pressure on the sellers and Bitcoin Cash had experienced a price drop. On 20th July 2018, the BCH/USD pair had experienced a drop to $760.6 from the previous day’s high of $803.4. On 22nd and 23rd the market was also bearish for Bitcoin Cash.

Today, again the price of BCH has surged so far to $869.8 against the US Dollar. (At the time of writing, as of 24th July 2018) The moving average (blue line) is currently marking at 810.4444. This has created a pressure on the buyers that make the technical analysis from Trading View to place the crypto coin slightly in the Buy region. The market for BCH/USD pair at the time of writing is bullish and a comparatively large green candle has formed beside the past two days’ short bearish red candles. Tomorrow again a pressure may form among the sellers and push the price down a little bit, as of now the uptrend is going quite strong. It may also happen that the price action of BCH/USD continues to feature a stronger uptrend. Let’s wait and see for the moment.

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Basic Guide on How to Spend Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies



Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies

In recent years, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have entered more into the mainstream. Most people walking down the street have at least heard of Bitcoin. While a lot of people got involved in the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies to try and make a quick buck, most people who are enthusiastic about the world of blockchain are in it for the long haul. 

These are usually the people who are going to be more likely to actually use their Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies as a payment tool and not just as a storage of wealth or a trading tool. This guide looks at a few different ways in which you can use your Bitcoin in spending capacity. 

Crypto Debit Cards

Perhaps the easiest way for you to spend your cryptocurrency is by linking up your holdings to a debit card. 

These days, many of the leading card providers such as MasterCard and Visa have these types of crypto-linking debit cards. These cards can be used just like you would a normal debit card that is linked to your fiat currency bank account. 

Naturally, the most popular type of crypto debit card is going to be for Bitcoin, but there are other cryptocurrencies catered for also. 

Prepaid Cards


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Hybrid Bitcoin Casinos or Bitcoin-Only Casinos – Which Are Better?




The rise of cryptocurrencies over recent years has had an impact on several industries. Gambling is one such industry, and many of the best online casinos offer Bitcoin as a payment method

Some of these casinos work exclusively with cryptocurrencies, while some are more traditional gambling sites that simply have integrated crypto on top of their fiat options.

This post will take a look at the advantages of joining a Bitcoin-exclusive casino on the web versus picking a hybrid one.

Advantages of Hybrid Bitcoin Casinos

Let’s start with the hybrid Bitcoin casinos. Usually, those are traditional gambling platforms that have been around for a long period of time. 

They offer classic payment methods such as Visa, PayPal, Skrill, and similar. At some point, they decided to add Bitcoin and potentially other cryptocurrencies to their portfolio. 

If you decide to join an online casino of this type, you will be able to enjoy the following benefits.

Lower Risks

Such online casinos often have a strong reputation and are licensed by respected gambling commissions such as the UK Gambling Commission, the Malta Gaming Authority, and similar regulators.

They are known for protecting the customers and monitoring all actions…

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Is Bex500 an alternative to BitMEX?




An all around review of Bex500

Bex500 is a young but rapid-growing exchange, less adversarial than BitMEX, but with higher leverage than Binance, Bex500 has enough strings to attract many crypto traders. 

Those dissatisfied with the old exchange, may find Bex500 exchange with a stable system with no manipulation or “overload”, pleasant UX, user-friendly tool kits, and around-clock customer service.

Bex500 says they are making crypto margin trading “easier” and giving you a better return. 

Can they really achieve that? We conduct a comprehensive review as below to see if it is a trustworthy exchange

Question 1. What features does Bex500 have?

Bex500 offers perpetual BTC futures as well as three other cryptos including ETH, XRP and LTC, all paired against USDT. You may find Bex500 doing a good job aggregating most important features traders need for a robust trading experience with better return.

-A fair trade with no overload

Many traders are familiar with “overload” problem, which disables placing orders in peak trading times. It is suspected to be insider manipulations by exchanges which can cost users entire portfolios.

Bex500, with its unmatched TPS (claimed to be over 10,000 orders per second), ensures that the trading…

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