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Ripple Has USD 305 Million in Cash and Makes '30 Deals a Week' - CEO

Ripple Has USD 305 Million in Cash and Makes '30 Deals a Week' - CEO

The CEO of Ripple, a California-based blockchain startup focusing on payment technologies, Brad Garlinghouse, had three interesting statements to share in a recent interview: the amount of c...

Bitcoin Price, Altcoins Gaining Bearish Momentum Below Weekly Lows

Bitcoin Price, Altcoins Gaining Bearish Momentum Below Weekly Lows

Recently, there was a minor upside correction in bitcoin price above the USD 8,000 level. However, BTC/USD failed to gain momentum above the USD 8,100 level and struggled to test the USD 8,2...

Price Analysis: Bitcoin market bulls ward away the grizzly bears

Price Analysis: Bitcoin market bulls ward away the grizzly bears

Bitcoin was expected to respond positively to the launch of Bakkt, however, the coin instead fell by 20% and was being valued at $7,714. The coin has been pushing itself up, but the bears ke...

Facebook Warns that China May ‘Rewire the World’ with the Digital Yuan

Facebook Warns that China May ‘Rewire the World’ with the Digital Yuan

Facebook’s blockchain chief David Marcus has warned Washington that stopping the launch of Libra will open the door for China to steal a key advantage in the world of digital currencies. Mar...

These Six Coins in the Top 50 Up by Two Digits in the Past Quarter

These Six Coins in the Top 50 Up by Two Digits in the Past Quarter

An interesting development can be noticed in what’s mostly a red market. Six coins among the top 50 coins by market capitalization have seen a double-digit rise in the last three months, and...

Central Banks Realize They Can’t Ignore Crypto, Digital Fiats Any More

Central Banks Realize They Can’t Ignore Crypto, Digital Fiats Any More

Central banks and financial authorities in some of the world’s leading economies are increasingly turning their attention to cryptocurrencies and digital fiats. Bloomberg reports that the Am...

Binance Makes USD 1bn in Total, CEO Confused About BNB Price

Binance Makes USD 1bn in Total, CEO Confused About BNB Price

While major cryptocurrency exchange Binance made a total of USD 1 billion in profits, also thanks to the new revenue streams, the CEO of the company said he's 'confused' about th...

Maduro: Caracas to Hand out up to USD 3.6m in Petro Tokens

Maduro: Caracas to Hand out up to USD 3.6m in Petro Tokens

Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro has announced that the central government will hand out a total of USD 543,700 worth of the state-run, oil-backed Petro cryptocurrency to each of the coun...

Litecoin continues to navigate through bearish territory

Litecoin continues to navigate through bearish territory

Litecoin continued to falter in the market with its below-par price activity. The silver coin was priced at $74.05 at press time and the market capitalization was recorded to be around $4.6 ...

Ripple's Strategy: Push XRP by Investing in Crypto Wallet Tech

Ripple's Strategy: Push XRP by Investing in Crypto Wallet Tech

This October alone, Ripple, a California-based crypto startup focusing on payment technologies, made three crypto wallet related steps that might help its native token, XRP to reach a wider ...

Telegram ‘to Postpone Gram Release by at Least Six Months’

Telegram ‘to Postpone Gram Release by at Least Six Months’

Telegram’s much-anticipated TON network launch and the release of its Gram token could be delayed for “six months to a year,” investors in the project have been told. Per Forbes Russia, two ...

Ethereum looks to rise in the short term amid high selling pressure

Ethereum looks to rise in the short term amid high selling pressure

Ethereum was trading at $185.40 with a total market cap of over $20 billion and has seen a climb of 0.38% on the 24-hour price chart. The second-largest altcoin has seen only its second deat...

Binance Coin Price Jumps on ETP Launch + 11 More Crypto News

Binance Coin Price Jumps on ETP Launch + 11 More Crypto News

Crypto Briefs is your daily bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – keeping you up-to-date with under the radar crypto news from around the world. Cryptocurrency ex...

Bitcoin’s price indicates bullish sentiment while revealing deflated volatility

Bitcoin’s price indicates bullish sentiment while revealing deflated volatility

The recent crash in the cryptocurrency market took a toll on the king of the cryptocurrency market, Bitcoin as the price saw a significant drop. At press time, Bitcoin was valued at $8,398.0...

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 41

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 41

Below is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting announcements by cryptocurrency exchanges that we found last week and today. Have we missed something? Do you have infor...

XRP Price Jumps the Most On Monday, Takes 2nd Place in Past Week

XRP Price Jumps the Most On Monday, Takes 2nd Place in Past Week

After the rally last week, XRP continues to be among the best performing major coins this Monday. We saw the third coin by total market capitalization rally last week, when it had appreciate...

Telegram May Delay Gram Launch After Regulatory Action from the SEC

Telegram May Delay Gram Launch After Regulatory Action from the SEC

Telegram admits that it could postpone the launch of its TON blockchain network and Gram token after a late intervention from the American regulatory Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)...

XRP bulls rise to prominence despite a tepid coin market

XRP bulls rise to prominence despite a tepid coin market

XRP has continued to retain its position as the third-largest coin in the cryptocurrency ladder. At the time of writing, XRP was priced at $0.275 after a minor rise of 0.38% over the last 24...

XRP recovers price, but may ride the bears for a while yet

XRP recovers price, but may ride the bears for a while yet

XRP has been making steady, but small gains over time, and the addition of the pegged XRP-BF2 on Binance recently is likely to aid it in its efforts. Its market cap is at around $11.8 billio...

Bitcoin price volatility on the decline but market looks bearish

Bitcoin price volatility on the decline but market looks bearish

Bitcoin was trading at $8,260 at press time with a total market cap of over $148 billion. The digital currency saw a decline of 0.16% on the 24-hour price chart. Source: CryptoStats Source: ...

Major Refinery Perth Mint Unveils Government Gold-backed Token

Major Refinery Perth Mint Unveils Government Gold-backed Token

Australia’s biggest precious metals refinery has teamed up with a blockchain company to launch what they claim is the world’s first token on a public blockchain to be underpinned by governme...

Bitcoin price continues to consolidate but bulls appear on the horizon

Bitcoin price continues to consolidate but bulls appear on the horizon

Bitcoin was trading at $8205 at press time with a total market cap of over $161 billion with a 1.69% rise on the 24-hour price chart. Source: CoinStats Source: BTC/USD on TradingView In the ...

Litecoin Price Shows the Second Smallest Gain in the Past Week

Litecoin Price Shows the Second Smallest Gain in the Past Week

Though the week so far have been quite green for the top 10 coins by market capitalization, not all coins appreciated equally. One of the 10 to see the smallest rise is Litecoin (LTC). At UT...

Ethereum’s bulls halted by notorious bears as trend reversal takes place

Ethereum’s bulls halted by notorious bears as trend reversal takes place

Ethereum [ETH] had a rough September as the price of the coin fell by over13% on September 24. This fall devalued the price of the coin to $163.19 from $189.79 within an hour. ETH has been m...

Chainlink Price Up 45% as Rally Continues

Chainlink Price Up 45% as Rally Continues

In the almost impeccable sea of green that’s the top 20 list this week, one coin keeps standing out as the greenest of ‘em all – Chainlink (LINK). Meanwhile, the network came out with severa...

This is Why Ripple Removed xRapid, xVia and xCurrent from their Site

This is Why Ripple Removed xRapid, xVia and xCurrent from their Site

The Cryptoverse was abuzz recently when it was discovered that Ripple made some noticeable changes to their website. We asked the company what happened. Recently, the company has removed men...

XRP surges over 5% in a day; beaks crucial resistance as price escapes bear trap

XRP surges over 5% in a day; beaks crucial resistance as price escapes bear trap

XRP has climbed higher surpassing major resistances and has been the best performing asset in the latest rally. At the time of writing, Ripple’s native coin was priced at $0.28 after a break...

Tron Price is Up 11% in a Week, while the Cryptoverse Speculates Why

Tron Price is Up 11% in a Week, while the Cryptoverse Speculates Why

Tron blockchain project saw its native coin, TRX, jump 12% in the last seven days. There’s a lot of speculation going about the Cryptoverse as to what’s behind this push, whether it’s Tron F...

Crypto Market Unimpressed by Tether Lawsuit

Crypto Market Unimpressed by Tether Lawsuit

The crypto market once again showed that it can ignore negative news about Tether (USDT), the most popular stablecoin, and that it seemingly agrees this coin is still worth one U.S. dollar. ...

Bitcoin encounters bulls in short-term but continues to reside in the bearish territory over long-term

Bitcoin encounters bulls in short-term but continues to reside in the bearish territory over long-term

The largest cryptocurrency by market cap, Bitcoin has witnessed a massive plummet in its price as the recent crash in the crypto market caused its price to fall to four-digits. At the time o...

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 40

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 40

Below is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting announcements by cryptocurrency exchanges that we found last week and today. Have we missed something? Do you have infor...

Crypto Market Sentiment Moves Higher within the Neutral Zone

Crypto Market Sentiment Moves Higher within the Neutral Zone

After last Monday’s first since we started the Crypto Market series in February, when we saw our lowest reported average crypto market sentiment measure, Sentscore, for the top 10 coins by m...

Chainlink Price Jumps 33% in a Week, Best Performer in the Top 20

Chainlink Price Jumps 33% in a Week, Best Performer in the Top 20

With only a few coins in the red, the things have been looking up for the top 20 coins by market capitalization in the past week. Still, the best-performing is without a doubt Chainlink (LIN...

Ethereum favours the bulls but momentum remains insignificant

Ethereum favours the bulls but momentum remains insignificant

Ethereum was trading at $174.85 with a total market cap of over $18 billion with a downfall of 1.84% on the 24-hour price chart. Source: CoinStats Source: ETH/USD at TradingView Source: ETH/...

XRP fights off bears as it consolidates around $0.25

XRP fights off bears as it consolidates around $0.25

After hitting lows of $0.23 towards the end of last month, XRP seems to have risen back, oscillating around the $0.25 mark for the last few days currently valued at $0.254. Its market cap is...

XRP Price Rallied Today, Leaving Other Top 10 Coins Behind

XRP Price Rallied Today, Leaving Other Top 10 Coins Behind

XRP, the native token of Ripple, is the best performing coin among top 10 tokens by market capitalization on Monday and in the past week. At pixel time (09:32 UTC), XRP trades at c. USD 0.2...

Bitcoin’s price drop caused ‘Extreme Fear’ among investors, leading to a massive sell off

Bitcoin’s price drop caused ‘Extreme Fear’ among investors, leading to a massive sell off

Bitcoin price saw a massive dip that began on 24th September and continued till 25th when the price fell as low as $7,660 before it stabilized around $8,300 mark. The sudden drop in prices c...

These Two Exchanges Might be the First to List Telegram's Gram

These Two Exchanges Might be the First to List Telegram's Gram

Telegram has announced it will officially launch its TON blockchain network by the end of October – and has told investors how they can claim their Gram tokens. Media speculates that Blackmo...

XRP Price Trades Sideways Despite Ripple Brings Multiple News

XRP Price Trades Sideways Despite Ripple Brings Multiple News

Last week for XRP wasn't one of its best, but this week seems to be bringing plenty of good news. However, it still trades sideways today, despite the most recent announcements, be it XR...

Apple Says No to Libra-like Altcoins

Apple Says No to Libra-like Altcoins

Apple has joined a fast-growing group of companies that are suddenly getting cold feet about Libra-like digital tokens. The other cautious companies are reportedly some of Facebook’s biggest...

EOS and Sia Settlements With SEC 'May End Existential Securities Risk'

EOS and Sia Settlements With SEC 'May End Existential Securities Risk'

Recent news about the two settlements reached with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) might potentially set an important precedent in the Cryptoverse where many are debating w...

Bitcoin Price and Altcoins Struggle To Clear Key Resistances

Bitcoin Price and Altcoins Struggle To Clear Key Resistances

Yesterday, we saw a short term recovery in bitcoin above the USD 8,250 resistance. However, BTC/USD faced a strong resistance near the USD 8,500 level and recently started a fresh decline. T...

Sia Settlement: ICO That Raised USD 120K, to Pay SEC USD 225K

Sia Settlement: ICO That Raised USD 120K, to Pay SEC USD 225K

After EOS developer Block.one said it has settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, another blockchain project announced the same news today. Nebulous, the company building t...

Weiss Crypto Ratings Downgrades Monero, Ups Litecoin and Cardano

Weiss Crypto Ratings Downgrades Monero, Ups Litecoin and Cardano

There has been an interesting reversal in the cryptocurrency grades given by Weiss Crypto Ratings, the financial ratings agency, in this month of many reversals. While in mid-September, the ...

EOS Price Spikes Upwards After Block.one Settles with SEC

EOS Price Spikes Upwards After Block.one Settles with SEC

EOS prices are climbing rapidly after the blockchain’s developer successfully settled a legal dispute with an American financial regulator – with the altcoin now outperforming all top ten cr...

Crypto Market Sentiment on the Verge of the Negative Zone

Crypto Market Sentiment on the Verge of the Negative Zone

This Monday sees a new first in this particular series of articles as the average crypto market sentiment measure, Sentscore, for the top 10 coins by market capitalization dropped for the th...

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 39

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 39

Below is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting announcements by cryptocurrency exchanges that we found last week and today. Have we missed something? Do you have infor...

XRP Price Jumps on Ripple's Investment News

XRP Price Jumps on Ripple's Investment News

Ripple, a California-based crypto startup focusing on the banking sector, is continuing its acquisition program despite the price of their token, XRP , is down 29% this year. However, after ...

Cardano Price Drops 23% in a Week, Despite Platform’s Announcements

Cardano Price Drops 23% in a Week, Despite Platform’s Announcements

It seems that recent announcements by Cardano have not helped their token ADA – or have perhaps prevented it from dropping further – as the price down more than 20% in the past week. Septemb...

Bitcoin Price, Altcoins Poised For Further Weakness

Bitcoin Price, Altcoins Poised For Further Weakness

This past week, bitcoin price declined heavily below the USD 9,000 and USD 8,500 support levels. BTC/USD even traded below USD 8,000 and it is currently (08:00 UTC) showing signs of bearish ...