CryptoCurrency News from around the World and beyond. This section focuses on what is happening with cryptocurrency now. So that is things like countries embracing or rejecting cryptos, price milestones for Bitcoin and Alts, new ICOs, upcoming forks, etc.

Litecoin Surges to $400

Litecoin (LTC) surged from $100 to $400 from Friday to Tuesday Dec. 12 in terms of USD. In terms of Bitcoin it went from .005 BTC to over .02.

Bitcoin Breaks $13k (Subject to Change)

Bitcoin broke $13k today. At the rate its moving, this might not be news by the time I hit publish. $15k by year’s end is looking doable…. although, that said, 20% – 80% correction is doable as well.

Upcoming Bitcoin Forks 2017 – 2018

We present a guide to Bitcoin forks including past forks and upcoming Bitcoin forks for 2018 and beyond. This page was written in 2017 but is continuously updated as more forks are announced.

Bitcoin Diamond Explained

Bitcoin did another hard fork, the coin created this time is Bitcoin Diamond. The fork occurred at block height 495866.

Bitcoin Segwit2x Fork Happened Quietly on Nov 17

Despite an official cancellation it seems a group of miners went ahead with Segwit2x anyways. The Bitcoin Segwit2x fork happened at block 494,784. This block occurred early Nov. 17 Pacific Time.