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Bitcoin below $3,000 would trigger a ‘blood bath’, says analyst | MarketWatch

Bitcoin below $3,000 would trigger a ‘blood bath’, says analyst | MarketWatch

What are analysts saying “For the past few weeks, we have not seen any significant movement in the bitcoin price. We are stuck in a price range of $3183 (17 December low) to $4234 (Dec. 24 high), as long as we are not breaking out of this range, there is nothing new,” wrote Naeem Aslam, […]

How Is AI Is Empowering Sales | CIO Applications

How Is AI Is Empowering Sales | CIO Applications

Companies are using artificial intelligence and Machine Learning in all possible ways to advance their businesses. AI monitors a customer’s online activity to predict and suggest certain products which are relevant to the customer. Companies need to identify the different types of data sets that can be combined to portray the complete picture of the customer […]

Artificial intelligence, algorithmic pricing, and collusion | VOX

Artificial intelligence, algorithmic pricing, and collusion | VOX

Remember your last online purchase? Chances are, the price you paid was not set by humans but rather by a software algorithm. Already in 2015, more than a third of the vendors on Amazon.com had automated pricing (Chen et al. 2016), and the share has certainly risen since then – with the growth of a […]

Algorithms Are Better Than We Thought – They Can Collaborate Into Cartels | The Continental Telegraph

Algorithms Are Better Than We Thought – They Can Collaborate Into Cartels | The Continental Telegraph

Antitrust agencies are concerned that the autonomous pricing algorithms increasingly used by online vendors may learn to collude. This column uses experiments with pricing algorithms powered by AI in a controlled environment to demonstrate that even relatively simple algorithms systematically learn to play sophisticated collusive strategies. Most worrying is that they learn to collude by […]

Bitcoin Is Now Officially In Its Longest Bear Market Ever | CoinDesk

Bitcoin Is Now Officially In Its Longest Bear Market Ever | CoinDesk

Bitcoin has officially entered the longest stretch of declining prices in its 10-year history. The world’s oldest and most valuable cryptocurrency achieved an all-time high of $19,764 on Dec. 17, 2017 on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index and has printed a series of lower price highs ever since, making February 2 (as per UTC time), the […]

Wheels: By air or by car | Conway Daily Sun

Wheels: By air or by car | Conway Daily Sun

Some quick internet research reveals some resources for our comparison, but first, a couple of assumptions. Since I’m making this hypothetical comparison using the circumstances of my daughter’s trip, a few variables can be ruled out. Her trip was one-way, so no leaving a car at the airport to drive home upon return and no […]

Why the Blockchain and Crypto Industry Needs to Forget Price Predictions | Coin Central

Why the Blockchain and Crypto Industry Needs to Forget Price Predictions | Coin Central

“We are tired of people asking us about target prices.” This was Tom Lee towards the end of 2018., the co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors and one of the most prominent cryptocurrency price analysts. He famously predicted Bitcoin would end 2018 at $25,000. Despite Lee’s claim to fame being his ability to predict stocks and […]

Stranger Things: The Upside of Down Bitcoin Prices | CoinDesk

Stranger Things: The Upside of Down Bitcoin Prices | CoinDesk

While 2018’s falling bitcoin prices led many observers to write off digital assets altogether, the correction should actually help force the market as a whole to mature. That maturation is exactly what the space needs to attract more institutional investors, whose arrival en masse will improve the market for everyone by increasing liquidity, both directly, via […]

Bitcoin Crash Hitting the Chinese Crypto Miners & Price of Mining Devices Hard | CoinGape

Bitcoin Crash Hitting the Chinese Crypto Miners & Price of Mining Devices Hard | CoinGape

With Bitcoin currently down over 82 percent, the prices of crypto mining devices are falling hard and crypto miners are shutting down as business is falling. Mining Computers’ Price Plunge, Businesses Shut Down Crypto winter has been now going for over a year now. Bitcoin is currently down more than 82 percent from its all-time […]

Why Does Bitcoin and the Crypto Market Experience Such Volatility in Price Fluctuations? | Bitcoin Exchange Guide

Why Does Bitcoin and the Crypto Market Experience Such Volatility in Price Fluctuations? | Bitcoin Exchange Guide

The cryptocurrency market has been growing during the last ten years since Bitcoin (BTC) was created. Indeed, the most popular digital asset grew up to $20,000 at the end of 2017. Because of this, the market gained traction and increased its popularity among investors. Other coins such as XRP or Ethereum (ETH) surged as well […]