Day: October 8, 2019

Resistance at $8,300 Halts Bitcoin Rally as BTC Faces Risk of Further Losses

Resistance at $8,300 Halts Bitcoin Rally as BTC Faces Risk of Further Losses

After incurring a noteworthy rally yesterday that sent Bitcoin’s price surging towards the mid-$8,000 region after a brief visit to $7,800, BTC’s upwa ...
Nearly $10 Billion in BTC Is Held in Wallets of 8 Crypto Exchanges

Nearly $10 Billion in BTC Is Held in Wallets of 8 Crypto Exchanges

Cryptocurrency exchange wallets are the biggest HODLers with more than 1.2 million coins in them, worth close to $10 billion. 6.7% of the entire cir ...
Crypto Exchange Binance Launches Eighth Phase of its Lending Product

Crypto Exchange Binance Launches Eighth Phase of its Lending Product

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance announces the eighth phase of its lending product. Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced the launch of the e ...
Experts Weigh In On The Future of Bitcoin and Blockchain

Experts Weigh In On The Future of Bitcoin and Blockchain

Bitcoin is a revolutionary new technology that has taken the world by storm, and could not only disrupt modern financial systems, but it could also go ...
Blockchain in Crypto Trading: How Do Decentralized Instruments Work?

Blockchain in Crypto Trading: How Do Decentralized Instruments Work?

Decentralized trading services can help users conduct an impartial analysis, hedge risks and even trade without any experience. In cryptocurrency&nb ...
Why Bitcoin Is Better Than Banks: Major Credit Card Breach Exposes 60M Accounts

Why Bitcoin Is Better Than Banks: Major Credit Card Breach Exposes 60M Accounts

Sberbank, the largest bank in Russia with a regional and global presence, has suffered a major data breach. Personal information belonging to millions ...
Important Long Term Ethereum Signal Ready To Flip Bullish

Important Long Term Ethereum Signal Ready To Flip Bullish

With altcoins like Ethereum and XRP at extreme lows, and Bitcoin now falling, the entire crypto market is at risk of falling deeper into a bear market ...
Swiss National Bank to Research CBDCs at New BIS Innovation Hub Centre

Swiss National Bank to Research CBDCs at New BIS Innovation Hub Centre

The Swiss National Bank and SIX Group to jointly research digital central bank money within a project of the BIS Innovation Hub Centre. The Swiss Na ...
Bitcoin Price Fractal Suggests Repeat of September Drop, Is $7K Next?

Bitcoin Price Fractal Suggests Repeat of September Drop, Is $7K Next?

After three months of consolidating, Bitcoin price broke down from the triangle formation it had been trading in. The fall took Bitcoin from over $10, ...
Casa Releases New version of Its Bitcoin Full Node Casa Node 2

Casa Releases New version of Its Bitcoin Full Node Casa Node 2

Crypto custody startup Casa releases Casa Node 2, a new version of the industry’s popular pre-synced product for Bitcoin full node. New York-based c ...
Preserving the Digital World Is Harder Than It Seems. This Company Claims to Have Made a Breakthrough

Preserving the Digital World Is Harder Than It Seems. This Company Claims to Have Made a Breakthrough

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were a testament to mankind’s craft and ingenuity, creations so colossal that people would travel for thousands ...
Major Coins See Mix of Red and Green as BTC Price Stays Above $8,000

Major Coins See Mix of Red and Green as BTC Price Stays Above $8,000

Tuesday, Oct. 8 — The top-20 digital currencies are reporting a mix of green and red after a tide of green earlier in the day, with Bitcoin (BTC) tryi ...
Market Outlook: Leading Cryptocurrencies Attempt to Break Resistance

Market Outlook: Leading Cryptocurrencies Attempt to Break Resistance

Digital currency markets have started to show strong signs of recovery after dropping to new lows last week. On Monday, a number of cryptocurrencies g ...
Crypto Scams: The Effect on Consumers and Legitimate Businesses

Crypto Scams: The Effect on Consumers and Legitimate Businesses

Although the crypto industry has long been touted as the solution to some of the longest-running issues in the global economy, there’s one problem it ...
Blockchain Network NuCypher Raises Over $10M From Bitmain, Y Combinator

Blockchain Network NuCypher Raises Over $10M From Bitmain, Y Combinator

Blockchain platform NuCypher has closed a professional staking funding round of over $10.675 million led by capital market firm Polychain Capital. Acc ...
5 Things to Know About Grams Wallet’s Terms of Use Before GRM Launch

5 Things to Know About Grams Wallet’s Terms of Use Before GRM Launch

Encrypted messaging service Telegram has published the terms of service for its native cryptocurrency wallet Grams Wallet. Cloud-based instant messa ...
Kim Dotcom’s K.IM: Pursuing Copyright Decentralization in Bitfinex IEO

Kim Dotcom’s K.IM: Pursuing Copyright Decentralization in Bitfinex IEO

Kim Dotcom, the controversial internet entrepreneur and founder of the now-defunct file storage platform Megaupload, is making a comeback in the digit ...
Bitcoin Careful as US-China Trade Talk Leaves Investors Dubious

Bitcoin Careful as US-China Trade Talk Leaves Investors Dubious

Bitcoin held on to its gains on Tuesday as investors remained dubious about a positive outcome from trade talks this week. The benchmark cryptocurrenc ...
Crypto Donations to Politicians Are Unregulated in Japan: Report

Crypto Donations to Politicians Are Unregulated in Japan: Report

Japanese politicians are barred from accepting cash and security donations but can receive crypto assets, says internal affairs minister Sanae Takai ...
The World’s ‘Hardest’ Asset is Ironically Virtual

The World’s ‘Hardest’ Asset is Ironically Virtual

In an effort to help individuals navigate the complex world of crypto, the Blockchain Research Team breaks down hard assets and bitcoin's emergence as ...
Anchorage Becomes First Qualified Gram Custodian Ahead of Oct. 31 Launch

Anchorage Becomes First Qualified Gram Custodian Ahead of Oct. 31 Launch

Anchorage Trust Company, a wholly-owned subsidiary of California-based Anchor Labs, states that it became the first qualified custodian of Telegram’ ...
Hyundai’s Blockchain Arm to Set Up $10M Fund for Mainnet Launch: Report

Hyundai’s Blockchain Arm to Set Up $10M Fund for Mainnet Launch: Report

Hdac Technology, the blockchain arm of South Korea’s largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Group, plans to set up a $10 million blockchain investment ...
UK Bitcoin Mining Firm’s Revenue Jumps 75% despite Bearish Q3

UK Bitcoin Mining Firm’s Revenue Jumps 75% despite Bearish Q3

Subscription-based bitcoin mining firm Argo Blockchain has registered a profitable third quarter even though the asset it deals in witnessed a sharp d ...
Bitcoin Core Dev: Anti-51% Attack Measures Always Imply Centralization

Bitcoin Core Dev: Anti-51% Attack Measures Always Imply Centralization

Bitcoin Core developer Greg Maxwell criticizes the “attractive mystery” that fear of a 51% attack on Bitcoin entails, adding that every possible sol ...
Ledger to Add SWFT-Powered Atomic Swaps to Its Ledger Live App

Ledger to Add SWFT-Powered Atomic Swaps to Its Ledger Live App

Major hardware wallet producer Ledger plans to integrate cryptocurrency atomic swaps powered by cross-blockchain transfer protocol SWFT into its compa ...
Cryptopia Exchange Liquidator Asks Its Devs How to Reimburse Users

Cryptopia Exchange Liquidator Asks Its Devs How to Reimburse Users

Grant Thornton, the firm liquidating hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia, has discussed how best to do so with the platform’s develop ...
Forbes Chairman: Bitcoin Great At Combating Authoritarian Governments

Forbes Chairman: Bitcoin Great At Combating Authoritarian Governments

While Bitcoin has assumed many mantles over the years — digital gold, magical internet money and a currency for criminals, just to name a few — it has ...
Ex-Ethereum Advisor Nerayoff Loses Techstars Deal After Extortion Charges

Ex-Ethereum Advisor Nerayoff Loses Techstars Deal After Extortion Charges

Well-known startup accelerator Techstars says that it was “necessary” to halt a joint program with Steven Nerayoff’s firm Alchemist. Startup acceler ...
EU Finance Commissioner to Propose Unified Crypto Legislation

EU Finance Commissioner to Propose Unified Crypto Legislation

The European Union’s finance commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis pledges to propose new rules to regulate digital currencies such as Facebook’s Libra. T ...
Ripple CEO: Facebook’s Libra Will Not Launch Before 2023

Ripple CEO: Facebook’s Libra Will Not Launch Before 2023

Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of blockchain payments network Ripple, thinks that Facebook will fail to launch its Libra digital currency before 2023. B ...