Day: February 12, 2020

This Eerily Accurate Analyst Believes Bitcoin Could See a Nasty Retrace to $7,800

This Eerily Accurate Analyst Believes Bitcoin Could See a Nasty Retrace to $7,800

Bitcoin has seen an insane uptrend throughout 2020, with its momentum reaching a fever pitch after BTC broke above $10,000 this past weekend. In the t ...
Blockstack’s Proof of Transfer Would Have Miners Pay BTC to Mint Stacks

Blockstack’s Proof of Transfer Would Have Miners Pay BTC to Mint Stacks

Blockstack unveiled a novel consensus mechanism for piggyback blockchains called Proof of Transfer (PoX) on Feb. 6. Instead of relying on its own proo ...
A Mailbomber in the Netherlands Wants a BTC Payment to Stop Blowing Things Up

A Mailbomber in the Netherlands Wants a BTC Payment to Stop Blowing Things Up

Two letter bombs exploded in the Netherlands on Wednesday and someone wants a Bitcoin payment to make it stop. Two letter bombs exploded in the Neth ...
Coinbase Premium Showing Fiat Inflow Into Ethereum May Spark Massive Rally

Coinbase Premium Showing Fiat Inflow Into Ethereum May Spark Massive Rally

In recent weeks, the one factor that prevented analysts from considering a new bull run was starting across cryptocurrency assets like Bitcoin and Eth ...
Six Out of Forbes Top 50 Fintech Companies for 2020 Are in Blockchain

Six Out of Forbes Top 50 Fintech Companies for 2020 Are in Blockchain

Forbes recently released its top 50 fintech companies for 2020, showing six blockchain and Bitcoin companies among the listed firms. Forbes released ...
CNBC Panel All Bullish on Bitcoin; Time to Dump Crypto?

CNBC Panel All Bullish on Bitcoin; Time to Dump Crypto?

In case you missed, the crypto asset industry is getting remarkably bullish once again. With the price of Bitcoin crossing the psychologically importa ...
In another first, Coinbase Custody attains its SOC 1 and SOC 2 reports

In another first, Coinbase Custody attains its SOC 1 and SOC 2 reports

These two certifications highlight the procedures and security we have in place to provide a world class experience on our custodial platform.Since it ...
3 Cents per kWh – Central Asia’s Cheap Electricity Entices Chinese Bitcoin Miners

3 Cents per kWh – Central Asia’s Cheap Electricity Entices Chinese Bitcoin Miners

As tensions escalated between the U.S. and Iran in recent months, reports have detailed that Chinese bitcoin miners are looking to set up shop in Cent ...
Circle Continues Sell-offs as Voyager Digital Acquires Investment App

Circle Continues Sell-offs as Voyager Digital Acquires Investment App

Circle, a Goldman Sachs-backed crypto startup behind USD-pegged stablecoin USDC, sells its crypto trading app to Voyager. Despite ongoing bullish mo ...
What’s Really Triggering This Epic Ethereum Rally? 3 Key Factors Behind Upsurge

What’s Really Triggering This Epic Ethereum Rally? 3 Key Factors Behind Upsurge

The number two crypto asset by market cap, Ethereum, has been outperforming most of the rest of the market over the last few weeks, including Bitcoin. ...
Margin trading is now available on Coinbase Pro

Margin trading is now available on Coinbase Pro

Starting today, Coinbase Pro customers in 23 U.S. states can access up to 3x leverage on USD-quoted books.Today we’re excited to announce the availabi ...
Aragon Court Is Now in Session for Global Decentralized Judgements

Aragon Court Is Now in Session for Global Decentralized Judgements

Following three years of development, Aragon Court has launched aimed at operating as a digital jurisdiction and an online decentralized court. The la ...
Bitcoin Cash Captured More Than 10% of Darknet Vendors Last Month

Bitcoin Cash Captured More Than 10% of Darknet Vendors Last Month

2019 was an interesting year for darknet markets (DNMs) and a number of marketplaces closed for a variety of reasons. Despite the closures, crypto pay ...
It’s Clear Skies to $12,000 After Bitcoin Breaks This One Key Level

It’s Clear Skies to $12,000 After Bitcoin Breaks This One Key Level

Bitcoin’s bulls are currently expressing extreme strength as they hold the crypto above the key $10,000 level, and it now appears that BTC is gearing ...
Price Analysis Feb 12: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, XTZ, ADA

Price Analysis Feb 12: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, EOS, BNB, XTZ, ADA

The crypto markets are in a strong bull trend but the rally could hit rough weather as the uptrend begins to look overextended. The total crypto mar ...
Conservative U.S. Think Tank Denies Need for Federal Digital Currency

Conservative U.S. Think Tank Denies Need for Federal Digital Currency

Conservative United States think tank the Heritage Foundation argues that instead of launching a central bank digital currency (CBDC), the government ...
Only Two Lines of Defense Remain Ahead of New Bitcoin All-Time High

Only Two Lines of Defense Remain Ahead of New Bitcoin All-Time High

Bitcoin price has had a tremendous year in 2020 thus far, rising from lows around $6,800 at the start of the year to well over $10,000 currently. ...
Altcoin Season Trending – LINK, XTZ, BSTX, HBAR Gain Up to 120% in 24h

Altcoin Season Trending – LINK, XTZ, BSTX, HBAR Gain Up to 120% in 24h

The last few days have shown bullish price activity across the list of top cryptocurrency markets. There’s been a lot of focus on coins like BTC ...
Proceed With Caution: Ethereum and Altcoins Reach Critical Resistance

Proceed With Caution: Ethereum and Altcoins Reach Critical Resistance

Throughout the short year of 2020 thus far, altcoins like Ethereum, Litecoin, and XRP have all been pumping left and right, causing many crypto invest ...
US Defense Contractor Seeks Cryptocurrency Exploiters

US Defense Contractor Seeks Cryptocurrency Exploiters

BAE Systems, Inc., a U.S.-based contractor that provides support and service solutions for defense, intelligence, and civilian systems, is seeking c ...
Crypto Market Has All Signs of an Explosive Altcoin Season Brewing

Crypto Market Has All Signs of an Explosive Altcoin Season Brewing

Altcoins are not dead.The alternative crypto market’s explosive $56 billion-rise this year has left skeptics confused. Native tokens of controversial ...
Cardano Stablecoin Will Surpass Ethereum’s DAI Says Founder, as ADA Surges 12%

Cardano Stablecoin Will Surpass Ethereum’s DAI Says Founder, as ADA Surges 12%

IOHK CEO, Charles Hoskinson took to Twitter to say he’s thinking about launching a stablecoin on the Cardano network. Which, he claims with confidence ...
Ethereum Just Surged 60% in 18 Days, And Top Trader Says It’s Only Starting

Ethereum Just Surged 60% in 18 Days, And Top Trader Says It’s Only Starting

A dollar invested in Ethereum upon its pullback eighteen days ago is now worth about $60. And according to a very prominent analyst, it could yield mo ...
Fed Chair Powell Reveals US Response to China’s Digital Yuan, Libra, Public Payments Ledger

Fed Chair Powell Reveals US Response to China’s Digital Yuan, Libra, Public Payments Ledger

In his testimony before the House Financial Services Committee, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell answered a number of questions regarding digita ...
Bitcoin Hits $10,000 Once Again But Its Rally is Slowing Down

Bitcoin Hits $10,000 Once Again But Its Rally is Slowing Down

Bitcoin reached its highest level this year on Wednesday after it breached above its psychological resistance of $10,000.The cryptocurrency settled a ...
CFTC’s Fintech Research Unit to Hold Office Hours for Innovators

CFTC’s Fintech Research Unit to Hold Office Hours for Innovators

The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s fintech lab will host office hours during New York Fintech Week. The United States Commodit ...
Egyptian National Bank Turns to Blockchain to Boost Remittance Business

Egyptian National Bank Turns to Blockchain to Boost Remittance Business

Another major financial institution has partnered with blockchain-based payments firm Ripple. The National Bank of Egypt has signed a cooperation agre ...
Bitcoin Could Go Vertical as Price Explodes Past Crucial Resistance at $10,000

Bitcoin Could Go Vertical as Price Explodes Past Crucial Resistance at $10,000

Over the past day, Bitcoin has done extremely well; case in point: per data from CoinMarketCap, the price of the leading cryptocurrency has surged 5% ...
Tether to Track Stablecoin Network Activity With Chainalysis Suite

Tether to Track Stablecoin Network Activity With Chainalysis Suite

Tether is teaming up with Chainalysis to track potential criminal activity on its network, as worldwide regulators push for stronger stablecoin scru ...
Crypto Community Loses Its 2020 Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang

Crypto Community Loses Its 2020 Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology have lost a proponent and ally in the American political landscape.  Andrew Yang, an entrepreneur and ...