Day: February 11, 2020

How to Red Flag Scams: Bitcoin Doubler Club, Cryptomia247, Mining Cheap, Orelex, and Wintrust

How to Red Flag Scams: Bitcoin Doubler Club, Cryptomia247, Mining Cheap, Orelex, and Wintrust

Last week’s news.Bitcoin.com post warning about common bitcoin scams like “The Bitcoin Code” elicited a plethora of comments and sug ...
These 3 Key Factors Indicate an Epic Bitcoin Plunge is Imminent at $9,900

These 3 Key Factors Indicate an Epic Bitcoin Plunge is Imminent at $9,900

Bitcoin (BTC) has seen intense volatility over the past few days, with bulls propelling the crypto to highs of $10,200 before bears fought back and fo ...
SEC Commissioner CryptoMom Explains Planned Safe Harbor to Cointelegraph

SEC Commissioner CryptoMom Explains Planned Safe Harbor to Cointelegraph

SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce aka CryptoMom tells Cointelegraph about her hopes for her new safe harbor proposal for cryptocurrencies in decentrali ...
Bitcoin’s Dominance Plunge Longest in History; Alt Season Incoming?

Bitcoin’s Dominance Plunge Longest in History; Alt Season Incoming?

The market capitalisation of Bitcoin (BTC) has been in a marked downtrend versus other digital assets for most of 2020. In fact, the leading cryptocur ...
CIA Has Had Keys to Global Communication Encryption Since WWII

CIA Has Had Keys to Global Communication Encryption Since WWII

As the crypto and blockchain space investigates seemingly private solutions for payments and messaging, the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, or CIA, ...
This Key Metric Suggests Bitcoin’s Bull Run Isn’t Stopping Soon

This Key Metric Suggests Bitcoin’s Bull Run Isn’t Stopping Soon

The Bitcoin (BTC) price has been looking pretty bullish so far in 2020. The number one cryptocurrency just passed the $10,000 mark for the second time ...
Central Bank Digital Currencies Are Good for Bitcoin, Barry Silbert Says

Central Bank Digital Currencies Are Good for Bitcoin, Barry Silbert Says

Central bank digital currencies would positively impact non-central bank crypto like Bitcoin, Grayscale Investment CEO Barry Silbert believes. Bitco ...
Tezos Cryptocurrency Up Over 130% Year to Date, Analyst Warns Not to FOMO

Tezos Cryptocurrency Up Over 130% Year to Date, Analyst Warns Not to FOMO

The cryptocurrency known as Tezos has had a stellar year thus far in 2020, after finishing out 2019 among the top-performing crypto assets of the year ...
Google Joins Hedera Hashgraph’s Governing Council

Google Joins Hedera Hashgraph’s Governing Council

Hedera Hashgraph chose Google Cloud Platform as its preferred cloud provider for deploying its public networks. A Feb 11. post on Google blogs commend ...
From Star Trek to Wikipedia: Crashing Bitcoin SV Fails to Impress

From Star Trek to Wikipedia: Crashing Bitcoin SV Fails to Impress

The Bitcoin SV network and the infamous Craig Wright have been publicly scrutinized by two well known individuals. Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales criti ...
Bitcoin Is Back Above $10K

Bitcoin Is Back Above $10K

Crypto enthusiasts were collectively watching the price of Bitcoin (BTC) like a hawk over the weekend as the dominant cryptocurrency flirted with the ...
Litecoin to See Explosive Rally to $100 as Crypto Market Builds Strength

Litecoin to See Explosive Rally to $100 as Crypto Market Builds Strength

Bitcoin incurred an explosive rally this morning that once again sent it screaming past $10,000, with today’s break of this level allowing it to set f ...
Crypto Fraud Now Exposing Legacy Banks to Compliance Issues, Reports CipherTrace

Crypto Fraud Now Exposing Legacy Banks to Compliance Issues, Reports CipherTrace

An increase in crypto crime brings total direct losses to $4.5 billion, but legacy banks are yet to feel the pain. The nature of cryptocurrency frau ...
Hacking Group Outlaw Upgrades Malware for Illicit Income Sources: Report

Hacking Group Outlaw Upgrades Malware for Illicit Income Sources: Report

Cybersecurity firm Trend Micro has detected that hacking group Outlaw has been updating its toolkit for stealing enterprises’ data for nearly half a y ...
Coinbase UK adds support for Cosmos (ATOM)

Coinbase UK adds support for Cosmos (ATOM)

Coinbase UK customers can now enjoy full support for ATOM. Coinbase customers can now buy, sell, and trade even more assets through a GBP wallet, fund ...
Bought the Dip? Bitcoin Price Rebounds Strongly With $11,000 in Sight

Bought the Dip? Bitcoin Price Rebounds Strongly With $11,000 in Sight

Bitcoin has rebounded above $10,000 and successfully confirmed the $9.8K level as support as BTC appears to be getting ready for the next move up. B ...
Bitcoin Price Just Surged 4% in Minutes Really Because of Bitfinex Maintenance

Bitcoin Price Just Surged 4% in Minutes Really Because of Bitfinex Maintenance

Bitcoin price just spiked as much as 4% in a matter of just a few minutes, as the market attempts to short-squeeze traders on the margin trading crypt ...
ConsenSys and Skale Kick Off New Token Issuing Platform

ConsenSys and Skale Kick Off New Token Issuing Platform

ConsenSys is launching a new crowdfunding platform that focuses on jumpstarting a dedicated community, with Skale Network being its inaugural launch ...
Bitcoin Price Will Revisit Above $10,000 Based in These Two Bullish Factors

Bitcoin Price Will Revisit Above $10,000 Based in These Two Bullish Factors

Bitcoin price this week made a strong push above the important psychological resistance level of $10,000 but failed to hold it as support. (ad ...
Trump Views Crypto a Threat, Proposes Countermeasures in New Budget

Trump Views Crypto a Threat, Proposes Countermeasures in New Budget

The White House released the Budget of the U.S. Government on Monday, outlining some proposals to increase cryptocurrency oversight which President Do ...
Bitcoin SV Will Lose Its Winnings to Top Rival Before May: Analyst

Bitcoin SV Will Lose Its Winnings to Top Rival Before May: Analyst

A dollar worth of Bitcoin SV (BSV) purchased at the beginning of 2020 now costs $266. But that has not deterred one analyst to predict a bearish scena ...
Central Banks’ “Free Money” is Behind Bitcoin Bull Run: Mati Greenspan

Central Banks’ “Free Money” is Behind Bitcoin Bull Run: Mati Greenspan

A portion of fresh cash liquidity supplied by the global central banks has made its way into the bitcoin market, says Mati Greenspan, the founder of Q ...
North Korean Internet Use Spikes 300% as Regime Turns to Cryptocurrencies

North Korean Internet Use Spikes 300% as Regime Turns to Cryptocurrencies

North Korea’s internet use saw a 300% surge over the past three years as the country’s regime has continued to rely on cryptocurrencies. North Korea ...
Mastercard, Binance X and Ripple’s Xpring Join the Blockchain Education Alliance

Mastercard, Binance X and Ripple’s Xpring Join the Blockchain Education Alliance

Mastercard, Binance X, and Ripple’s Xpring joined the Blockchain Education Alliance launched by blockchain accelerator MouseBelt. The Blockchain Edu ...
Report: JPMorgan Considers Merging Blockchain Unit with Consensys

Report: JPMorgan Considers Merging Blockchain Unit with Consensys

JPMorgan Chase, the U.S.’ largest bank, is reportedly considering merging its in-house blockchain unit Quorum with Ethereum-focused firm ConsenSys. ...
Bitcoin Volatility Near Record Lows as Price Explodes by 35% in 2020

Bitcoin Volatility Near Record Lows as Price Explodes by 35% in 2020

Bitcoin’s trademark price volatility is now near its record lows, according to data gathered by Skew.The crypto data analysis portal highlighted that ...
Binance Adds Russian Ruble Support on Peer-to-Peer Platform

Binance Adds Russian Ruble Support on Peer-to-Peer Platform

Binance has further expanded its services for Russia’s fiat currency. The exchange is adding Russian ruble pairs for its peer-to-peer trading platform ...
William Shatner Doubts Craig Wright’s Claims to Inventing Bitcoin

William Shatner Doubts Craig Wright’s Claims to Inventing Bitcoin

William Shatner has expressed doubts over whether Australian computer scientist Craig Wright is the inventor of Bitcoin. Captain Kirk seems unconvin ...
JUST IN: $118 Million of Plustoken BTC on the Move Again – New Dump Incoming?

JUST IN: $118 Million of Plustoken BTC on the Move Again – New Dump Incoming?

Plustoken’s stash of bitcoin is on the move again. The haul of ill-gotten gains, amassed during a long-running Ponzi scheme that accrued 187,000 ...
40 German Banks Seek Regulator’s Green Light to Offer Bitcoin Custody

40 German Banks Seek Regulator’s Green Light to Offer Bitcoin Custody

On the heels of new Anti-Money Laundering laws, several German banks are reported to be seeking regulators’ go-ahead to offer digital assets services. ...