Day: October 2, 2019

Bitcoin Visits Key Support Level as Risk of Further Losses Grows

Bitcoin Visits Key Support Level as Risk of Further Losses Grows

Bitcoin (BTC) has surrendered the majority of the upwards momentum that it incurred earlier this week and is now sitting at a key support level that b ...
Why Did Bitcoin Break Down From $9,000, and Where Is It Heading?

Why Did Bitcoin Break Down From $9,000, and Where Is It Heading?

As Bitcoin’s (BTC) price floats in the waters of uncertainty in the low $8,000 range, one might wonder how crypto’s largest asset found itself at the ...
Offline Transactions: The Final Frontier for Global Crypto Adoption

Offline Transactions: The Final Frontier for Global Crypto Adoption

Though crypto transfers are immutable, offline cryptocurrency transactions may be the key to total censorship resistance for blockchain. Earlier in ...
New Data Suggests Bitcoin Use Growing Through Utility in Developing World

New Data Suggests Bitcoin Use Growing Through Utility in Developing World

A data scientist and Bitcoin enthusiast has just published a follow up report to an earlier effort to collate global LocalBitcoins volume data. Matt A ...
Following New Partnership, BitPay Adds Support for XRP

Following New Partnership, BitPay Adds Support for XRP

Major cryptocurrency payment processor BitPay has entered a partnership with Ripple’s investment arm Xpring to support payments with XRP. The developm ...
Telegram Messenger to Officially Launch TON Network in Late October

Telegram Messenger to Officially Launch TON Network in Late October

Telegram has confirmed an October launch date for its long-awaited TON network with corresponding Gram tokens. Encrypted messaging service Telegram ...
SLP Hackathon Produces a Variety of Innovative Token Ideas

SLP Hackathon Produces a Variety of Innovative Token Ideas

Software developers wrapped up the first Simple Ledger Protocol Virtual Hackathon (SLPVH) which ended on September 30 with the first place prize award ...
Ethereum, XRP, Litecoin and Other Large Cap Altcoins Poised For 20% Breakout

Ethereum, XRP, Litecoin and Other Large Cap Altcoins Poised For 20% Breakout

With Bitcoin price collapsing after a powerful parabolic rally, large-cap altcoins such as Ethereum, XRP, Litecoin, and others may finally have their ...
Coinbase to Pay US Users Interest for Holding USDC Stablecoin

Coinbase to Pay US Users Interest for Holding USDC Stablecoin

Coinbase has enabled some customers to earn 1.25% interest from holding USDC, New York-based customers are not eligible. Major United States-based c ...
Bakkt First Week Volume Comparable to 4 Minutes Of Bitcoin Trading On Other Exchanges

Bakkt First Week Volume Comparable to 4 Minutes Of Bitcoin Trading On Other Exchanges

Last week marked the long-anticipated arrival of Intercontinental Exchange’s first foray into the crypto space with the launch of a Bitcoin futures tr ...
Does Crypto Always Mean Decentralization?

Does Crypto Always Mean Decentralization?

Cryptocurrencies are based on decentralized technologies, but there is a big difference in terms of what they are, how they are used, and what it mean ...
27-Year-Old Pelosi Challenger Accepts Cryptocurrency Campaign Donations

27-Year-Old Pelosi Challenger Accepts Cryptocurrency Campaign Donations

An American Congressional candidate and challenger to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is accepting donations in cryptocurrency. A candidate for the Unite ...
Bitcoin Trading Journal: Swing Trader Shares How to Profit From Altcoin, BTC Investing

Bitcoin Trading Journal: Swing Trader Shares How to Profit From Altcoin, BTC Investing

This is the second installment of my trade journal, which includes completed trades on large-cap altcoins XRP and Ether. I’ve found that crypto inves ...
Morningstar Develops Blockchain Platform for Debt Securities

Morningstar Develops Blockchain Platform for Debt Securities

The credit rating arm of financial services firm Morningstar is developing a blockchain platform for debt securities. The credit rating arm of finan ...
This Germany State Made Passive Income via Bitcoin

This Germany State Made Passive Income via Bitcoin

A Germany state decided to hold rather than auction a stockpile of confiscated bitcoin, only to realize that their seized assets grew in value.Heise O ...
BlackRock, Goldman Sachs Veteran Joins Blockchain.com as General Counsel

BlackRock, Goldman Sachs Veteran Joins Blockchain.com as General Counsel

BlackRock and Goldman Sachs veteran Howard Surloff has joined major crypto wallet provider Blockchain.com as general counsel. Over 25 years in traditi ...
Start earning crypto rewards on Coinbase today

Start earning crypto rewards on Coinbase today

With the launch of USDC Rewards, eligible US customers will start earning 1.25% APY rewards on every USD Coin they hold on CoinbaseCoinbase is committ ...
Blockchain Firm Helps Congo Mine Fight Against Blood Diamonds

Blockchain Firm Helps Congo Mine Fight Against Blood Diamonds

A Berlin-based blockchain firm is delivering mine-to-market technology solutions to help fight against blood diamonds in Congo. Berlin-based blockch ...
These Debit Cards Will Help You Spend Your BCH Anywhere

These Debit Cards Will Help You Spend Your BCH Anywhere

Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin cash are ideally suited to payments. While their popularity increases with growing awareness of the benefits of peer-to- ...
CME Exec: No Plans for Physically Settled BTC Contracts

CME Exec: No Plans for Physically Settled BTC Contracts

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange Group has no current plans to launch physically settled Bitcoin contracts, a senior executive says. The Chicago Merc ...
Stablecoins Backed by Precious Metals — How Do They Work?

Stablecoins Backed by Precious Metals — How Do They Work?

Stablecoins backed by precious metals — here’s how to choose which one to invest in and why they are stable. Cryptocurrencies are constantly subject ...
Bitcoin Falls as Weak US Manufacturing Data Scares Investors

Bitcoin Falls as Weak US Manufacturing Data Scares Investors

Bitcoin plunged on Wednesday as a weak US manufacturing data intensified anxieties over the health of the global economy. The benchmark cryptocurrency ...
McAfee: Bitcoin’s Scarcity Will Trigger Its Price to Hit $1M in 2020

McAfee: Bitcoin’s Scarcity Will Trigger Its Price to Hit $1M in 2020

Major Bitcoin (BTC) bull, programmer and 2020 United States presidential campaigner John McAfee has explained why Bitcoin will hit $1 million in 2020. ...
No Victim, No Crime: How the Darknet Drug War Is Ruining Young Lives

No Victim, No Crime: How the Darknet Drug War Is Ruining Young Lives

There aren’t many areas of modern society unaffected by the draconian war on drugs, and non-violent crypto exchange is no exception. Two San Die ...
Bitcoin Price to Make New High By Early-2021, Investor Declares

Bitcoin Price to Make New High By Early-2021, Investor Declares

According to Ikigai’s Travis Kling, Bitcoin bulls might not need to wait long for the leading cryptocurrency to establish a fresh all-time high. ...
Bitfinex Among First Block Producers of Blockchain Games Distributor Ultra.io

Bitfinex Among First Block Producers of Blockchain Games Distributor Ultra.io

Blockchain-based games distribution platform Ultra has announced that its first three block producers are Bitfinex, EOS Rio and EOS New York. Blockc ...
Ripple-Backed Web Monetization Platform Coil Now Supports XRP

Ripple-Backed Web Monetization Platform Coil Now Supports XRP

Web monetization platform Coil now supports XRP payments in real-time thanks to a partnership with payment gateway and XRP Ledger wallet provider Ga ...
Altcoin Platform Coinexchange.io Closes For Financial Reasons

Altcoin Platform Coinexchange.io Closes For Financial Reasons

Altcoin trading platform Coinexchange has announced that it is shutting down due to financial difficulties. Altcoin trading platform Coinexchange.io ...
New Evidence Escalates Panic as RBI Still Limits Bank Withdrawals

New Evidence Escalates Panic as RBI Still Limits Bank Withdrawals

Customers of a cooperative bank with 137 branches across India still do not know the fate of their money, which was restricted by the central bank. Ev ...
Ex-Google Product Manager Joins Multicoin Capital as Investment Principal

Ex-Google Product Manager Joins Multicoin Capital as Investment Principal

Blockchain and cryptocurrency investment firm Multicoin Capital hired a former Google product manager as one of its new investment Principals. In a bl ...