Day: December 10, 2019

Industry Execs Have Been Calling For $100k Bitcoin, But What’s it Actually Based Off Of?

Industry Execs Have Been Calling For $100k Bitcoin, But What’s it Actually Based Off Of?

$100,000 has long been a popular Bitcoin (BTC) price target amongst cryptocurrency investors and analysts, but there is much debate as to whether or n ...
Crypto, Crypto, Crypto… CEO Says ‘Crypto’ 100K Times For Homeless Charity

Crypto, Crypto, Crypto… CEO Says ‘Crypto’ 100K Times For Homeless Charity

The CEO of a digital currency exchange in the UK has set himself an incredibly bizarre challenge. People have been donating to Pete Wood of CoinBurp a ...
Room To Fall: Ethereum May Be Down 90% But ICO Investors Are Still Up Over 400x

Room To Fall: Ethereum May Be Down 90% But ICO Investors Are Still Up Over 400x

The price of the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum, may be down as much as 90% from its all-time high price of over $1,400, but IC ...
Matic Dump Leads To Questions Over IEO Crypto Legitimacy

Matic Dump Leads To Questions Over IEO Crypto Legitimacy

The crypto community is reeling after Matic dumped 70% of its USD value in an hour. And as a Binance Launchpad project, the circumstances around the e ...
Santander Redeems $20M Bond Using Ethereum Blockchain

Santander Redeems $20M Bond Using Ethereum Blockchain

Banco Santander has just performed an early redemption of the blockchain-based bond that was issued on Sept.10, 2019. Spain’s multinational ba ...
Accused Onecoin Co-Conspirators Fight Criminal Charges in the US

Accused Onecoin Co-Conspirators Fight Criminal Charges in the US

The Onecoin scam, a multi-level Ponzi scheme that acquired $4 billion from investors has been falling apart at the seams. Criminal proceedings have st ...
Nike Patents a System for Tokenizing Shoes on Ethereum’s Blockchain

Nike Patents a System for Tokenizing Shoes on Ethereum’s Blockchain

Footwear giant Nike patented shoes that are tokenized as a non-fungible token (NFT) on the Ethereum blockchain, dubbed CryptoKicks. The patent — dated ...
Bitcoin Price: Bear Pennant Targets $4,600, Has The Breakdown Begun?

Bitcoin Price: Bear Pennant Targets $4,600, Has The Breakdown Begun?

Bitcoin price has been steadily falling, locked in a downtrend over the course of the last few months, taking the price of the cryptocurrency to rough ...
BNY Mellon and Credit Suisse Involved in Telegram’s $1.7B Sale: Report

BNY Mellon and Credit Suisse Involved in Telegram’s $1.7B Sale: Report

According to new court filings, investors in Telegram’s $1.7 billion token sale included Kleiner Perkins, Lightspeed China and many others. Two glob ...
Matic Crypto Pump and Dump Reminder of How Dreams Can Turn To Nightmares

Matic Crypto Pump and Dump Reminder of How Dreams Can Turn To Nightmares

Last night, the altcoin cryptocurrency known as Matic was the talk of the crypto community, as the asset had spent the week going on a circa-2017 Bitc ...
Bitcoin Not Threatened by Cryptocurrency Launched by Laureate-Advised Firm

Bitcoin Not Threatened by Cryptocurrency Launched by Laureate-Advised Firm

Amidst regulatory uncertainty, U.K.-based Saga hopes to introduce a global digital currency that lawmakers and consumers alike find agreeable. The &#8 ...
Soccer Teams Like Juventus Look to Score With Blockchain Push

Soccer Teams Like Juventus Look to Score With Blockchain Push

Sports teams like Juventus are now using the power of the blockchain technology to connect with fans. On Dec. 2, Italian soccer giant Juventus revea ...
The Coolest Jobs in Crypto

The Coolest Jobs in Crypto

Meme Lord. Street artist. Unique startup founder. Feeder of the hungry. There’s no end to the amount of cool jobs in crypto, and new uses for de ...
Even 2019’s Best Performing Cryptocurrency is Getting Affected by the Bear Trend

Even 2019’s Best Performing Cryptocurrency is Getting Affected by the Bear Trend

Bloomberg called Binance Coin the best-performing cryptocurrency of 2019 but it nevertheless remains vulnerable to traders’ intrinsic greed.The native ...
Kraken Finds Way to Break Into Popular Hardware Crypto Wallet in 15 Minutes

Kraken Finds Way to Break Into Popular Hardware Crypto Wallet in 15 Minutes

A security research team at Kraken, a crypto exchange valued at $4 billion, has found a way to gain access to seeds from the widely-used KeepKey hardw ...
As Bitcoin Price Fails to Break Crucial Resistance; Breakdown Sentiment Looms

As Bitcoin Price Fails to Break Crucial Resistance; Breakdown Sentiment Looms

The bitcoin price plunged on Tuesday after facing another strong rejection from a psychological resistance area. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygo ...
Report: Denmark’s Tax Agency Is Sending Tax Compliance Letters to Crypto Users

Report: Denmark’s Tax Agency Is Sending Tax Compliance Letters to Crypto Users

Denmark-based cryptocurrency users have begun receiving letters from the Danish tax agency, Skattestyrelsen (Skat), requesting that traders provide a ...
Ledger Live Adds Support for Tezos and Staking, Adds Features to Hardware Wallets

Ledger Live Adds Support for Tezos and Staking, Adds Features to Hardware Wallets

Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has announced the latest version of its Ledger Live application, adding support for Tezos (XTZ) and Tezos staking. ...
ICC and Blockchain Firms Agree on $40B Funding for Climate Projects

ICC and Blockchain Firms Agree on $40B Funding for Climate Projects

The ICC and blockchain firms Perlin and AirCarbon have partnered to fund climate projects in the aviation industry. The International Chamber of Com ...
Accounting Advisor and Crypto Startup to Jointly Launch Crypto Tax Tool

Accounting Advisor and Crypto Startup to Jointly Launch Crypto Tax Tool

Accounting advisor CPA.com and cryptocurrency accounting automation startup Lukka partnered to jointly launch a crypto asset tax preparation tool. CPA ...
Why Matic’s Steep Plunge Should Serve as Warning Against Any Small Cryptocurrency

Why Matic’s Steep Plunge Should Serve as Warning Against Any Small Cryptocurrency

Matic, a cryptocurrency known to have an active and supportive community, plunged by more than 50% on the day and over 70% at the day’s lowest p ...
Ugandan Police Hold Director of Alleged $2.7M Crypto Ponzi Scheme

Ugandan Police Hold Director of Alleged $2.7M Crypto Ponzi Scheme

Ugandan police have reportedly seized Samson Lwanga, one of the directors of the alleged cryptocurrency pyramid scheme Dunamiscoins Resources Limite ...
Bakkt Launches Bitcoin Options in US, Futures in Asia

Bakkt Launches Bitcoin Options in US, Futures in Asia

Bakkt has launched two new regulated bitcoin derivatives products. Within hours of launch, Bakkt announced that over 1,000 futures contracts had been ...
Why There Remains a Case For a $4,200 Bitcoin (BTC) in 2020

Why There Remains a Case For a $4,200 Bitcoin (BTC) in 2020

Over the past few days, Bitcoin (BTC) has shown signs that the bottom is in. For instance, prominent trader Filb Filb noted in a recent newsletter tha ...
After Hard Fork, Ethereum Takes Second in China’s Blockchain Rankings

After Hard Fork, Ethereum Takes Second in China’s Blockchain Rankings

China’s tech workgroup has released its fifteenth blockchain rankings report, with Ethereum being promoted to second place after its recent hard for ...
JPMorgan’s Blockchain Network to Launch in Japan in Early 2020: Report

JPMorgan’s Blockchain Network to Launch in Japan in Early 2020: Report

JPMorgan’s blockchain payments network will reportedly launch in Japan in 2020, with Japanese banks making up the majority of participating financia ...
IDEG, Coinbase Custody Launch Bitcoin Trusts in Apparent First for Asia

IDEG, Coinbase Custody Launch Bitcoin Trusts in Apparent First for Asia

Digital asset manager IDEG is launching what it claims are Asia’s first Bitcoin trusts, with one actively-managed fund and another that gives exposu ...
China Releases Year-End Crypto Rankings

China Releases Year-End Crypto Rankings

China’s Center for Information and Industry Development has published its year-end crypto project rankings. Thirty-five projects were evaluated ...
Binance Defends Matic After Altcoin Dives 60% Due to ‘Panic’ by Whales

Binance Defends Matic After Altcoin Dives 60% Due to ‘Panic’ by Whales

A sudden surge in selling pressure causes MATIC token to dive from above 550 satoshis to under 200, leading to accusations of insider manipulation s ...
Crypto Exchange BTSE Eyes $50M for Exchange Token Sale on Liquid Network

Crypto Exchange BTSE Eyes $50M for Exchange Token Sale on Liquid Network

Multi-currency and spot/futures exchange BTSE plans to host the first-ever native exchange token sale based on a Bitcoin (BTC) sidechain.  The ex ...