Past Issues

Issue #128 (07/18/2016)
Issue #128 11 - 17 July 2016 It's been a relative quiet week since the block halving. The one thing to look forward to is Ethereum's hard fork which is scheduled for July 20th. Read Joon Ian's great writeup on the upcoming hard fork to learn more....
Issue #127 (07/10/2016)
Issue #127 25 June - 10 July 2016 The second bitcoin halvening happened! We are now down to 12.5 BTC mining reward every 10 minutes. Despite all the talks about price volatility, the event came by without much change to bitcoin price. Let's see if...
Issue #126 (06/26/2016)
Issue #126 12 - 26 June 2016 So Brexit really happened. Who would have thought it would actually be the case. Bitcoin price is railying as a result of this. It will be interesting to watch the bitcoin price further as we head towards the block hal...
Issue #125 (06/12/2016)
Issue #125 23 May - 12 June 2016 Seems like the excitement over the bitcoin halving has truly began. Bitcoin is now over $600. It will be an interesting and volatile month ahead. Bitcoin to the moon! Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Sato...
Issue #124 (05/22/2016)
Issue #124 9 - 22 May 2016 Ethereum has certainly come a long way. This week, Coinbase announced that their exchange is rebranding and they are supporting Ether trading pairs. Also The DAO, a funding platform for Ethereum has raised over US$150 mi...
Issue #123 (05/08/2016)
Issue #123 2 - 8 May 2016 Being involved in the Bitcoin scene is way more exciting than watching a Spanish telenovela. This week we saw the drama unfolds as Craig Wright tries to proof to the world the he is Satoshi Nakomoto, getting Gavin Andrese...
Issue #122 (05/01/2016)
Issue #122 AltcoinWeekly Bitcoin price went al the way up to $465 before coming back down. I predict it will be a volatile period as we gear up towards the bitcoin block halving. Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Somebody made a big error...
Issue #121 (04/24/2016)
Issue #121 18 - 24 April 2016 Bitcoin price broke through the $450 barrier this week as traders rallied behind news that the code for Segregated Witness has been released raising hopes to a solution of the block size problem. Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (...
Issue #120 (04/17/2016)
Issue #120 11 - 17 April 2016 BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Airbnb just acquired a team of bitcoin and blockchain experts Home-rental company Airbnb has "acqui-hired" the majority of the team behind ChangeCoin, a startup that runs a bitcoin...
Issue #119 (04/10/2016)
Issue #119 21 March - 10 April 2016 Sorry for not sending out AltcoinWeekly the past couple of weekends as I've been swamped with work. I'm back to normal again hopefully and can continue sending on schedule. Hit me up if you enjoy reading this we...
Issue #118 (03/20/2016)
Issue #118 14 - 20 March 2016 Ethereum has released 'Homestead' the first production release of its software, which was implemented at block 1,150,000. Great development from the Ethereum team! Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News 21 Inc Lau...
Issue #117 (03/13/2016)
Issue #117 7 - 13 March 2016 Ethereum's price is skyrocketing further! At this point, it is at US$14 creeping upwards towards US$15. Will this be like the Litecoin story of late-2013? Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News JPMorgan Unveils Jun...
Issue #116 (03/05/2016)
Issue #116 29 February - 6 March 2016 Ethereum's price is skyrocketing further to above US$10 already! The price spike is insane. Good for you if you bought during the pre-sale and liquidating during the price spike. See for yourself Ethereum's US...
Issue #115 (02/28/2016)
Issue #115 22 - 28 February 2016 Lisk just launched their ICO a few days back. Thought you may be interested in looking at their decentralized application platform. Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPONSOR LimoPlay bitcoin casino - invest 0.5BTC to ...
Issue #114 (02/21/2016)
Issue #114 8 - 21 February 2016 Bitcoin price seems to be on an uptrend now following bullish altcoin markets in the past few weeks. Let's see how high this trend persists. Bobby BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPONSOR LimoPlay bitcoin casino - invest 0....
Issue #113 (02/07/2016)
Issue #113 1 - 7 February 2016 CoinGecko is giving away a Trezor. All you need to do is guess the price of Bitcoin on 29 February 2015 at 00:00 GMT. Contest closes 15 February so don't miss this opportunity to put your guessing skills to test! In ...
Issue #112 (01/31/2016)
Issue #112 25 - 31 January 2015 If you guys have been monitoring the altcoin markets this week, you would have known that the big excitement this week is the huge pump in altcoin prices especially Ethereum and Dogecoin. Finally some positive price...
Issue #111 (01/24/2016)
Issue #111 11 - 24 January 2016 BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News The resolution of the Bitcoin experiment Mike Hearn made a big fuss last week when he announced his departure from Bitcoin development and also said that he has sold all his bitc...
Issue #110 (01/10/2016)
Issue #110 4 - 10 January 2016 This week, we feature an article from Brian Armstrong stating his opinions on the Bitcoin block size. I really hope that in the next couple of months, we can find a conclusion to this debate and increase the block si...
Issue #109 (01/03/2016)
Issue #109 26 December 2015 - 3 January 2016 Happy New Year! May 2016 be a great year for blockchain and Bitcoin. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Chain Issues Investor Shares on Nasdaq Bl...
Issue #108 (12/27/2015)
Issue #108 19 - 25 December 2015 Hope you guys are having a good Christmas and holidays with family. In the meantime, the Chinese traders decided to dump and cause a price crash on Boxing Day. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com...
Issue #107 (12/20/2015)
Issue #107 12 - 18 December 2015 Bitcoin price is up again just at the right time for our festive holidays. Merry Xmas folks! Have a good time with family :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest Ne...
Issue #106 (12/13/2015)
Issue #106 5 - 11 December 2015 This week, Wired seems to know who the real Satoshi Nakomoto is and published an exposé stating that this Australian genius, Craig Wright "either invented bitcoin, or he’s a brilliant hoaxer who very badly wants us ...
Issue #105 (12/06/2015)
Issue #105 28 November - 4 December 2015 Bitcoin price is moving up to nearly $400 as I am writing this. Also the Scaling Bitcoin conference is happening in Hong Kong now. If you are free, you should watch the live telecast from the links on this ...
Issue #104 (11/29/2015)
Issue #104 21 - 27 November 2015 Bitcoin price went on a hike in speculation that interest rates in European countries are heading further into negative territory. This is highly unconventional monetary policy that central bankers are taking latel...
Issue #103 (11/22/2015)
Issue #103 14 - 20 November 2015 R3 seems to be getting more banks on board. This week, they announced that 5 more banks have joined their global network and also that Mike Hearn, a Bitcoin Core Dev has joined their team. Bobby Not a subscriber? S...
Issue #102 (11/15/2015)
Issue #102 7 - 13 November 2015 Bitcoin price is back to its normal trading range of around $300 again. The big news this week is the Prime Minister of Singapore urging banks in Singapore to start adopting blockchain technology to be at the forefr...
Issue #101 (11/08/2015)
Issue #101 31 October - 6 November 2015 We had a crazy price week. Price went up to nearly $500 but came back down to $380 level. Interesting times are back again! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPO...
Issue #100 (11/01/2015)
Issue #100 24 - 30 October 2015 Guess what guys...this is Issue #100! This weekly cryptocurrency newsletter has certainly come a long way since I started Issue #1 in late 2013. And I would say Issue #100 came at a very opportune time as The Econom...
Issue #99 (10/25/2015)
Issue #99 17 - 23 October 2015 Bitcoin price is inching towards $300. Exciting times again! Also, I just reviewed the Trezor Bitcoin hardware wallet. Go take a read! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) S...
Issue #98 (10/18/2015)
Issue #98 10 - 16 October 2015 Bitcoin price is moving up again! This is a pleasant surprise and seems to have originated from China with exchanges in China reporting huge volumes in recent days. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly....
Issue #97 (10/11/2015)
Issue #97 3 - 9 October 2015 According to CoinFire, Cryptsy is currently under investigations by various US enforcement agencies. This will be very interesting news to follow in the coming weeks/months but do also be on alert with regards to your ...
Issue #96 (10/04/2015)
Issue #96 26 September - 2 October 2015 The big news this week is that of 13 new banks joining the R3 partnership to work together on blockchain technology bringing the total number of banks involved to 22. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at alt...
Issue #95 (09/27/2015)
Issue #95 19 - 25 September 2015 This week has been an interesting week! Circle announced that they received their NY BitLicense, Coinbase announced that they are filing patents on Bitcoin technology, BitPay announced staff layoff, 21 Inc. announc...
Issue #94 (09/21/2015)
Issue #94 12 - 18 September 2015 BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Nine of the World’s Biggest Banks Form Blockchain Partnership Nine of the world’s biggest banks, including Goldman Sachs and Barclays, have joined forces with New York-based fin...
Issue #93 (09/11/2015)
Issue #93 5 - 11 September 2015 It has been a wonderful week for blockchain startups raising money from VCs. Startups in the blockchain space announced over $45 million of funding this week. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com B...
Issue #92 (09/06/2015)
Issue #92 29 August - 4 September 2015 Blythe Masters, CEO of Digital Asset Holdings appeared on the front page of Bloomberg Markets this week. How times have changed. Read the story here. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BIT...
Issue #91 (09/01/2015)
Issue #91 22 - 28 August 2015 Really sorry for sending the newsletter out late this week. Most of the news for the week involves the Bitcoin block size increase. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPONS...
Issue #90 (08/23/2015)
Issue #90 15 - 21 August 2015 Bitcoin is on a constitutional crisis. Gavin Andresen and Mike Hearn has released Bitcoin XT, a fork of Bitcoin Core that introduced several new features, chief among them an increase of the block size to 8MB. Also, t...
Issue #89 (08/16/2015)
Issue #89 8 - 14 August 2015 This week the top news is about the many Bitcoin companies that choose to stop serving New York residents because of the BitLicense. This is a sad consequence of regulations throttling innovations. Some top Bitcoin com...
Issue #88 (08/09/2015)
Issue #88 1 - 7 August 2015 Overstock launched t0.com this week at Nasdaq in an otherwise less dramatic week in cryptocurrency. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Bitfinex No Longer Availabl...
Issue #87 (08/02/2015)
Issue #87 25 - 31 July 2015 Mark Karpeles is finally arrested by the Japanese police after over 1 year being on the free since the bankruptcy of MtGox. Let's hope justice is served. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PR...
Issue #86 (07/25/2015)
Issue #86 18 - 24 July 2015 BitX announced that they have $4 million and this money will be used to grow operations in South East Asia and Africa. Both these regions most certainly need reputable Bitcoin exchanges to grow the ecosystem. Bobby Not ...
Issue #85 (07/18/2015)
Issue #85 11 - 17 July 2015 Seems like the recent bull run has lost some steam? It should go up further, dammit! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News London's first listed bitcoin company is c...
Issue #84 (07/12/2015)
Issue #84 4 - 10 July 2015 Bitcoin and altcoin prices are going up, up, up! Check out CoinGecko for more altcoin prices. Exciting times ahead! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Citibank Is ...
Issue #83 (07/03/2015)
Issue #83 27 June - 3 July 2015 For this week, I would like to ask one simple question and I really hope that you can hit the Reply button and help me answer it: What are you struggling with in the cryptocurrency scene? Bobby Not a subscriber? Sub...
Issue #82 (06/27/2015)
20 - 26 June 2015 Hi guys, I'm heading to London tomorrow for two weeks. If you are in London and fancy meeting up, hit the Reply button and let me know! I will be attending the CoinScrum meetup featuring Andreas Antonopoulos on 6th July so do inf...
Issue #81 (06/22/2015)
13 - 19 June 2015 Bitcoin price went up mid-week. Some are speculating that this is because of increase in demand from Greece in fears of Grexit while others seem to suggest otherwise. This article provides a good summary of whether Greece was beh...
Issue #80 (06/14/2015)
6 - 12 June 2015 This week OpenBazaar announced $1 million in funding backed by big-name VCs and angel investors. It would be interesting to follow the progress of OpenBazaar in the coming months. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly...
Issue #79 (06/08/2015)
30 May - 5 June 2015 Sorry for sending out this week's newsletter late. Top news this week: NY announced the final BitLicense bill but it seems like California has got the better regulation. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com B...
Issue #78 (05/31/2015)
23 - 29 May 2015 As always in Bitcoinland, there's a non-stop supply of drama. This week, we saw the Roger Ver-OKCoin dispute over non-payment of rent for bitcoin.com escalated and started involving OKCoin's ex-CTO, Changpeng Zhao. A lot of dirty ...
Issue #77 (05/24/2015)
16 - 22 May 2015 Hi guys, recently I launched a new fintech newsletter called Fintech Street. Go take a look and join other senior bankers who are already subscribed to this newsletter and gain insights into the development of this fast-growing in...
Issue #76 (05/16/2015)
9 - 15 May 2015 This week, my partner at CoinGecko, TM Lee gave a presentation on evaluating the potential of alternative cryptocurrencies at Inside Bitcoins Hong Kong. It's been a great week most definitely! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at a...
Issue #75 (05/09/2015)
2 - 8 May 2015 This week, I am proud to announce that we have partnered with Inside Bitcoins to provide a 10% discount off passes for next week's conference in Hong Kong when you register with the code COINGECKO. My CoinGecko partner, TM Lee will ...
Issue #74 (05/02/2015)
25 April - 1 May 2015 Wall Street is definitely getting involved with Bitcoin. This week, Circle announced they have raised US$50 million from Goldman Sachs and IDG Capital Partners. This follows NYSE's participation in Coinbase's US$75 million ro...
Issue #73 (04/26/2015)
18 - 24 April 2015 The big news this week is Jackson Palmer, the founder of Dogecoin announcing via Twitter that he is leaving the cryptocurrency space because of its "toxic" culture. I agree with him that there are too many scams in this industry...
Issue #72 (04/18/2015)
11 - 17 April 2015 Paycoin and GAW seems to be disintegrating further with more federal agencies investigating them. When will all the scams stop? Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPONSOR NeuCoin is t...
Issue #71 (04/10/2015)
4 - 10 April 2015 This week is a full-featured weekly with loads of really great reading material for your weekend. You should absolutely take read Tim Swanson's 66 page report on distributed ledgers. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinwe...
Issue #70 (04/05/2015)
28 March - 3 April 2015 It's big issue number 70! Amazed that I'm still curating this newsletter after over a year. Really enjoy following developments in this industry. How can you not when there are so many plot twists in developments surroundin...
Issue #69 (03/28/2015)
21 - 27 March 2015 This week we see a lot of development in the legal part so have a good weekend catching up on all the regulatory updates. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Market Can the blockchain ...
Issue #68 (03/22/2015)
14 - 20 March 2015 BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Cryptocurrency Dark Market Evolution Vanishes Evolution, a cryptocurrency dark market has disappeared. It isn’t yet clear how many bitcoins the two staff members allegedly took from the marke...
Issue #67 (03/15/2015)
7 - 13 March 2015 Secretive Bitcoin Startup, 21 came out of stealth and announced that they have raised $116 million, the most ever by a startup in the digital-currency sector. 21 is co-founder by Balaji Srinivasan, a Stanford professor and also p...
Issue #66 (03/08/2015)
28 February - 7 March 2015 This week we saw two big launches in the ecosystem: Mercury, a trustless decentralized exchange and Abra, a peer-to-peer Bitcoin remittance app. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITST...
Issue #65 (03/01/2015)
21 - 27 February 2015 To me the big news this week is that Ryan Kennedy or Alex Green of the Moolah/Mintpal debacle has finally been arrested by UK police. Those involved with this scam needs to be brought to justice. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subsc...
Issue #64 (02/21/2015)
14 - 20 February 2015 Recently when I made my last layout change for AltcoinWeekly, I got a request saying that I should remove article thumbnails in my newsletters as it was a waste of space on mobile devices. Today I am trying out a layout witho...
Issue #63 (02/14/2015)
7 - 13 February 2015 As I hit the Send button for this week, Bitcoin price is rallying up again perhaps in time for Chinese New Year? It would be interesting to watch things the next few days to see if the rally continues or settles back to low-$2...
Issue #62 (02/06/2015)
31 January - 6 February 2015 Hi guys, the big news this week is the conviction of Ross Ulbricht for being the mastermind behind Silk Road. Also NYDFS announced the revised version of BitLicense and New York Observer published a 15,000 word report ...
Issue #61 (02/01/2015)
24 - 30 January 2015 Hey guys, sorry for the delay in sending out this week's newsletter. I had a really busy week attending Inside Bitcoins Singapore. Here's an image of me talking on The Future of Altcoins panel. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscrib...
Issue #60 (01/24/2015)
17 - 23 January 2014 Coinbase announced a massive Series C round of funding totalling US$75 million from strategic investors such as New York Stock Exchange, Spanish bank BBVA and ex-Citigroup CEO, Vikram Pandit. This shows that smart money contin...
Issue #59 (01/16/2015)
10 - 16 January 2015 Damn this was one hell of a capitulation week with bitcoin prices tumbling to below $200. Hope it recovers soon again. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Bitcoin Price C...
Issue #58 (01/09/2015)
3 - 9 January 2015 It was another tough week with Bitstamp reporting that their hot wallet was hacked resulting in a loss of US$5 million. Thankfully the bulk of their holdings are stored safely in cold storage. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe a...
Issue #57 (01/04/2015)
27 December 2014 - 2 January 2015 Hi guys, Happy New Year! Sorry for sending out this newsletter late. I was on holiday in Phuket to refresh myself for the upcoming 2015 which looks like it will be a great year :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe...
Issue #56 (12/26/2014)
20 - 26 December 2014 Merry Christmas folks. Hope you are having a good time enjoying the holidays with your family! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) Latest News Canadian Startup BitGold Closes $3.5 M...
Issue #55 (12/20/2014)
13 - 19 December 2014 It's been another crappy week in terms of bitcoin price. When will the next bull run come again? Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) SPONSOR Ziftrcoin: The time for cryptocurrency i...
Issue #54 (12/13/2014)
6 - 12 December 2014 This week, ziftrCOIN is sponsoring AltcoinWeekly in conjunction with the launch of their presale. ziftrCOIN is an interesting altcoin that is run by the Ziftr team led by experienced entrepreneur, Bob Wilkins. I conducted an i...
Issue #53 (12/05/2014)
29 November - 5 December 2014 Hi folks, this week I ran a giveaway on /r/dogecoin to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of AltcoinWeekly and received quite some new subshibers to this newsletter. I want to drop a big warm welcome to all you awesome ...
Issue #52 (11/28/2014)
22 - 28 November 2014 This week we saw a huge pump in Ripple and Stellar prices. We also saw Joel Monegro of Union Square Ventures discusses how the architecture of internet applications may look like in 10 years time. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subs...
Issue #51 (11/21/2014)
15 - 21 November 2014 Hi guys, this week, I'm trying out a new format for AltcoinWeekly. I'll be writing a summary for each article that I feature. Can you kindly hit the Reply button and tell me if you like this new format? Also do let me know if...
Issue #50 (11/15/2014)
This week we saw Bitcoin price hit upwards of USD450 and came back to where it was again. We also saw Counterparty price spiked after it ported Ethereum’s open-source code over. This week, I am also trying out with a short summary of the articles ...
Issue #49 (11/08/2014)
This week we saw the FBI shutting down Silk Road 2.0 and other major darknet marketplaces. In other news Money 20/20 conference happened in Vegas and you need to watch this Bloomberg interview featuring Coinbase, Circle and Blockchain top leaders....
Issue #48 (10/31/2014)
This week we started seeing the SEC sending out many letters to people involved with IPO/ICO as reported by CoinFire. Reading the story together with the following interview of Mike Gropp on compliance requirement, it seems to me that it will be r...
Issue #47 (10/24/2014)
The big news this week is the launch of the sidechain whitepaper by Blockstream. Go read the PDF or this summarised version on CoinDesk. Also pay attention to Gems, a social currency network that is the first dApp of Koinify. They are launching th...
Issue #46 (10/18/2014)
Hi guys, this week was a dramatic week which saw Moolah declare bankruptcy. Mintpal, the exchange which was supposedly “acquired” by Moolah saw user funds trapped there. I was asked for my opinion and it was turned into an article titled CoinGecko...
Issue #45 (10/10/2014)
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Issue #44 (10/03/2014)
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Issue #43 (09/26/2014)
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Issue #42 (09/19/2014)
Hi guys, how are you? Stay calm at the Bitcoin bloodbath! Anyway, I want to tell you something this week. Recently I was contacted by the folks at Ziftr, a company involved in the e-commerce sector and they told me that they are launching Ziftrcoi...
Issue #41 (09/12/2014)
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Issue #40 (09/05/2014)
Hi guys, this week I’m proud to release AltcoinWeekly Edition #40! Can’t believe that I have been curating this newsletter for such a long time. Hope you enjoy this week’s newsletter and do me a favor by forwarding this newsletter! :) Bobby Not a ...
Issue #39 (08/29/2014)
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Issue #38 (08/23/2014)
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Issue #37 (08/15/2014)
Hi guys, from this week’s issue onwards, I will start a new section titled Legal to track bitcoin regulation development. Hope you will enjoy this new section. On a sidenote, I hope you have been checking my other project CoinGecko for all your cr...
Issue #36 (08/08/2014)
Hi guys, this week there is a big announcement that Dogecoin will start merge mining with Litecoin. I am overall happy that the Dogecoin developers have taken this important step in securing the Dogecoin network and now it is harder to launch a 51...
Issue #35 (08/02/2014)
Hi guys, this week has been very interesting in the cryptocurrency scene AGAIN! We saw the introduction of Stellar and also more particulars of Dogeparty - Proof of Burn yo! Enjoy learning about these services. I certainly can’t wait to burn my do...
Issue #34 (07/25/2014)
Hi guys, this week for the first time I am having a sponsor for AltcoinWeekly. I am proud to announce CoinFinance as the first advertiser. If you would like to advertise here in future newsletters, drop me an email at hello@altcoinweekly.com Bobby
Issue #33 (07/19/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS GHash Commits to 40% Hashrate Cap at Bitcoin Mining Summit Bitcoin Price Becomes Available Via Google Instant Search Navajo suffers double-spend attack 8 Million Vericoin Hack Prompts Hard Fork to Recover F...
Issue #32 (07/12/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Government-Backed Bitcoin Industry Association to Launch in Japan Bitcoin Core switching from hard-coded to flexible fees in next major release 500 BTC Bounty For Retrieving $1,000,000 In Stolen Bitcoins # ...
Issue #31 (07/04/2014)
Hi guys, this week has seen a lot of positive bitcoin news. I think we are finally done with all the negative news that disrupted bitcoin price growth in the first half of the year. Here’s to a great second half of 2014! Bobby Not a subscriber? Su...
Issue #30 (06/27/2014)
Can't believe that I have been sending out AltcoinWeekly for 30 weeks already! Time just seems to zip past really quickly. Hope you enjoy this week's edition :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com # BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LA...
Issue #29 (06/20/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Winklevoss Price Ticker Makes Debut on Bloomberg Dogevault to Reimburse 25% of Balances in Hack KnCMiner Unveils First 20nm Neptune Chips, Sets Shipping Date Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl to Be First College ...
Issue #28 (06/13/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Expedia Starts Accepting Bitcoin for Hotel Bookings For Sale: 29,656 BTC - US Government Selling Seized Silk Road Bitcoins BitPay Names VISA Veteran Tim Byun as Chief Compliance Officer Bitcoin Goes Mainstr...
Issue #27 (06/06/2014)
Hi guys, today I would like to invite you to join CoinGecko with the Alpha launch of our new dashboard. This dashboard makes it easier to track the prices of your favorite cryptocurrencies. We are opening this dashboard for invites. Sign up and le...
Issue #26 (05/30/2014)
Hi guys, I will be heading over to Los Angeles from 7-14 June. Anyone living around the area and fancy a meetup? Hit the Reply button and let me know. I would love to meet you :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com # BITCOIN PRI...
Issue #25 (05/23/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Bitcoin Buoyant as Price Surges Past $500 Price of Ripple Plummets as Co-Founder Plans 9 Billion XRP Selloff Federal Reserve’s Bitcoin Policy Begins to Take Shape # MARKET Bitcoin Will Globalize Politics Bi...
Issue #24 (05/16/2014)
Hi guys, do you have any cryptocurrency web/mobile applications that you enjoy using? Do share them with me! I like CoinFinance, a cryptocurrency portfolio manager the most. Do check them out :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.c...
Issue #23 (05/09/2014)
Hi guys, this week I started playing with the Bitcoin protocol itself and I am very excited about this amazing piece of technology. There are a lot of developments happening with the blockchain technology so check out some of the open-source proje...
Issue #22 (05/02/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Moolah Under Fire Sunny King’s Peerunity, The Gateway into Peercoin & Peershares Nxt Launches Long Awaited Platform, Version 1.0.0 Completed Nascar Racer is Stunning Promotion for Dogecoin # MARKET MaidSafe...
Issue #21 (04/25/2014)
# BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS Caixin Article Claims PBOC Is Meeting With Banks And Payment Processors To Completely Cut Off Funding To Bitcoin Trading MaidSafe Secures $6Mil in Funding, Virtually Overnight Maidsafe Embroiled In Safecoin...
Issue #20 (04/18/2014)
Hi guys, it’s newsletter #20! Can’t believe I’ve already curated 20 newsletters. Hope you are still enjoying my newsletters. Thanks for the support :) Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com # BITCOIN PRICE (BITSTAMP) # LATEST NEWS ...
Issue #19 (04/11/2014)
Hi guys, this week my mate and I launched CoinGecko, our cryptocurrency ranking website. We aim to holistically evaluate coins quantitatively and benchmark them. We have a lot more metrics and coins that we plan to add in the coming weeks. Do kind...
Issue #18 (04/04/2014)
Hi folks, I’m launching an altcoin ranking website in the coming week. If you would like to have an early peek at the website, do drop me a line and I will send you the link to check it out. Cheers! Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweek...
Issue #17 (03/28/2014)
Hi guys, I was recently featured on Malaysian news media and Altcoin Weekly got a short mention. Go have a quick read. :) Also, I am excited to let you guys in on a project that I've been busy working on - I will be launching an altcoin ranking we...
Issue #16 (03/21/2014)
Hi guys, I have a question for you this week and I would really appreciate your response. How do you decide to buy or sell an altcoin? Do you have a selection criteria, do you go with the flow or maybe look at certain metrics? I am particularly in...
Issue #15 (03/14/2014)
Hi guys! Altcoin Weekly now has 354 subscribers and I’m looking to grow the readership further. If you fancy some dogecoin tip, get your friends to subscribe to Altcoin Weekly, send an email to hello@altcoinweekly.com with your dogecoin address an...
Issue #14 (03/07/2014)
This week I launched the redesign of Altcoin Weekly’s website. Go take a look at the new website! I am in the process of collecting more testimonials from loyal subscribers, so if you love my newsletter, hit the Reply button and post a short testi...
Issue #13 (02/28/2014)
Hi all, this week has been a horrendous week for bitcoin with the bankruptcy news of Mt. Gox. I feel bad for those who lost money there and hope none of you are caught in the Mt. Gox mess. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com # B...
Issue #12 (02/21/2014)
Hola! This past week I made the decision to start tweeting almost exclusively on bitcoin and cryptocurrencies on my personal Twitter account @bobbyong. To celebrate, if you give me a shoutout on Twitter, I will tip you with some dogecoin :) Bobby ...
Issue #11 (02/14/2014)
Hi guys, from this week onwards, I will be using the Bitstamp exchange to quote the weekly Bitcoin price in the newsletter due to the imminent demise of the Mt. Gox exchange. Bobby Not a subscriber? Subscribe at altcoinweekly.com # BITCOIN PRICE (...
Issue #10 (02/07/2014)
Hi folks! This week has seen a lot of negative news surrounding bitcoin and this affected the price as a result. I think the most interesting thing that happened this week is that an iPhone user went off to shoot his iPhone (yes, literally shoot!)...
Issue #9 (01/31/2014)
Hello! It’s the first day of Chinese New Year so Happy Chinese New Year to all of you. May the Year of the Horse bring us loads of prosperity and great returns in our cryptocurrency trading. Enjoy this week’s newsletter :) Bobby Not a subscriber? ...
Issue #8 (01/24/2014)
Hi guys, this week I am very excited to present to you the first exclusive interview in Altcoin Weekly. This week we are very lucky to have Connie Gallippi, the founder of the first Bitcoin charity, BitGive Foundation. Hope you find this new secti...
Issue #7 (01/17/2014)
Hi guys! It’s been a crazy week in the cryptocurrency world. I’ve been mind-blowned multiple times this week with the amount of development happening in the scene. First off, I finally “burned” some of my Bitcoin to obtain CounterParty (XCP), the ...
Issue #6 (01/10/2014)
Hello to everyone and our new subscribers! Glad to announce another week of 100% growth to the subscriber list. This week, based on feedback from you guys, I'm adding a new section with a weekly 7 days Bitcoin price chart. I hope you find this use...
Issue #5 (01/03/2014)
Happy New Year everyone and more importantly Happy 5th Anniversary Bitcoin! Bitcoin has certainly come a long way since Satoshi Nakamoto mined Block 0, the Genesis Block on 3rd Jan 2009. If you think 2013 was a crazy year for Bitcoin, 2014 will de...
Issue #4 (12/27/2013)
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Thank you for subscribing and welcome to our new subscribers. If you find this newsletter useful, do forward this to your friends. If you have feedback, drop us an email at hello@altcoinweekly.com. Thank you! # ...
Issue #3 (12/21/2013)
# LATEST NEWS DOGECOIN: How A Thing That Started As A Joke Became The Hottest Digital Currency In The World BTC China Halts CNY Deposits, CNY-USD Spread Climbs to 30% as CNY Volume Drops Norway's government says Bitcoin isn't real money # MARKET W...
Issue #2 (12/14/2013)
# LATEST NEWS $25 Million in Financing for Coinbase Swiss Lawmakers Propose Treating Bitcoin as Foreign Currency Bitcoin 0.8.6 Released, Updates to Block Size Limits, Free Transactions, OSX Bugs JPMorgan Chase Building Bitcoin-Killer Remember the ...
Issue #1 (12/10/2013)
# LATEST NEWS Baidu and China Telecom Stop Accepting Bitcoin, Price Slumps Again UK Tax Authority HMRC Rethinks Stance on Bitcoin # MARKET Bitcoin: a first assessment (14 page Bank of America PDF Exclusive) What is the situation regarding Bitcoin ...