With the price of Bitcoin increasing more than 1oo percent this year, and the price of altcoins like Ethereum and Monero even outperforming Bitcoin, 2016 was a good year for cryptocurrencies in general. Let’s have a look at how we got here!
Bitcoin rallied to a new all-time high, and President-elect Donald Trump has picked some Bitcoin supporters for his team.
PoolHash (poolhash.com) was launched in June 2016 providing Bitcoin and Ethereum cloud mining services.
Overstock.com’s tØ blockchain platform went live, and Venezuelans are swapping bolivars for Bitcoins.
ViaBTC (viabtc.com) was launched in June 2016 as a Bitcoin mining pool which also offers cloud mining services.