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Over 20 million addresses now carry more than $1 worth of Bitcoin as unique address numbers pump

Over 20 million addresses now carry more than $1 worth of Bitcoin as unique address numbers pump

Over the past couple of years, Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency, has picked up pace in terms of popularity and adoption rates. The surge in the aforementioned metrics has been con...

7350 BTC sell order on Binance impacts Bitcoin’s price as market falls by 3.63% in 18 minutes

7350 BTC sell order on Binance impacts Bitcoin’s price as market falls by 3.63% in 18 minutes

After the strong rally exhibited by Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency was recording some major devaluation. Bitcoin surged to $12,764 over the last 24 hours after a massive hike at...

First mover better prepared for world domination, says Binance’s CZ as he hints at Facebook-Tencent rat race

First mover better prepared for world domination, says Binance’s CZ as he hints at Facebook-Tencent rat race

Just like any other disruptive technology, cryptocurrency required a decade to be viewed as not just a speculative and risky asset, but as the future of the world’s financial services. Today...

Celer’s mainnet goes live; aims to bring gamers, developers under one roof

Celer’s mainnet goes live; aims to bring gamers, developers under one roof

Celer, the third token to be launched on Binance’s Launchpad, has announced the launch of their mainnet – Cygnus, which marks the launch of the world’s first Generalized State Channel Networ...

Samsung Adds Six New Dapps to its Wallet, More to Follow

Samsung Adds Six New Dapps to its Wallet, More to Follow

South Korean tech giant Samsung has unveiled a range of new decentralized apps (dapps) for users of its Galaxy S10 smartphone’s blockchain wallet. The company announced an initial four dapps...

Bitcoin’s parabolic move will be boosted by ‘Central Bank money printing,’ claims BitMEX CEO

Bitcoin’s parabolic move will be boosted by ‘Central Bank money printing,’ claims BitMEX CEO

When the cat is away, the mice come out to play. As the global economy is muddled with concerns surrounding trade wars, interest rate movements, and global governance dilemmas, the cryptocur...

The Crypto Market Sentiment Improved, More Gains Likely

The Crypto Market Sentiment Improved, More Gains Likely

In the past three sessions, bitcoin price gained significant bullish momentum from the USD 11,400 support base. BTC/USD broke the key USD 12,000, USD 12,200 and USD 12,500 resistance levels ...

Bitcoin pumps by 11% and breaches key resistance; is $13,000 next to fall?

Bitcoin pumps by 11% and breaches key resistance; is $13,000 next to fall?

Bitcoin bulls continued to scale greater heights after the king coin’s valuation neared the $13k mark after breaking a key resistance at $12,061. The recent high drove the crypto-market to a...

BitPanda Global Exchange confirms addition of XRP/EUR trading pair to new platform

BitPanda Global Exchange confirms addition of XRP/EUR trading pair to new platform

BitPanda, a popular Viennese exchange, recently launched BitPanda Global Exchange for institutional and seasoned traders. BitPanda GE confirmed the addition of the XRP/EUR trading pair on th...

Can Digital Gold overthrow the OG store of value, Gold and reign supreme?

Can Digital Gold overthrow the OG store of value, Gold and reign supreme?

Bitcoin’s value was borne out of its limited supply (just like Gold) of 21 million, hence the world’s oldest cryptocurrency is often touted as “digital gold”. When Bitcoin was first conceive...

Binance’s CZ revels in BNB coin burn as data shows exchange has had its best month ever

Binance’s CZ revels in BNB coin burn as data shows exchange has had its best month ever

Binance and its affiliates have had a stellar quarter with the launch of several new developments that were lauded by the community. Keeping with the script, Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binan...

Sell-off season might not come as Bitcoin devaluation could occur over a 7-month period

Sell-off season might not come as Bitcoin devaluation could occur over a 7-month period

Trend reversal is an important indication in the crypto asset space and one that is currently unfolding in the market. The price of Bitcoin over the week had witnessed very negligible moveme...

Bitstamp introduces a Lightning Network node on their exchange

Bitstamp introduces a Lightning Network node on their exchange

Bitstamp, which is one of the oldest cryptocurrency exchange, recently announced that the institution had set up their own individual Lightning Network node for its customers. Following the ...

Bitfinex announces dedicated buying of LEO tokens with revenue generated from its IEO platform

Bitfinex announces dedicated buying of LEO tokens with revenue generated from its IEO platform

IEOs, the modified version of ICOs brought back by Binance was like John Hammond’s cloned dinosaurs in Jurassic Park. IEOs have RoI, which is almost similar to the ICOs and the bull run has ...

Funds stolen during Binance hack moved

Funds stolen during Binance hack moved

Despite being touted as highly sophisticated crypto exchange, the world’s leading platform Binance sustained a high profile security breach in May 2019. After a week of upgrading its securit...

Anthony Pompliano says ‘Bitcoin is smarter than politicians’ as push for better regulations continues

Anthony Pompliano says ‘Bitcoin is smarter than politicians’ as push for better regulations continues

The last few weeks had elevated Bitcoin to new heights in terms of popularity as a lot of prominent members in the cryptocurrency space as well as mainstream finance talked about its price a...

No ICOs and no premining, Charlie Lee attributes Litecoin’s success to its fair launch

No ICOs and no premining, Charlie Lee attributes Litecoin’s success to its fair launch

While Charlie Lee made his name in the cryptospace for creating BTC’s silver, Litecoin’s market has been heavily dependent on Bitcoin’s bull run for its soaring trading value. In one of his ...

Ponzi scheme victims storm Tron office; police called in to protect staff

Ponzi scheme victims storm Tron office; police called in to protect staff

Ponzi schemes in the crypto ecosystem can be traced back to every single bull run that attracted a new wave of naive investors. Although such scams maintain its stronghold within the budding...

Everything is Fine, Says Justin Sun as Fake News Hit Tron

Everything is Fine, Says Justin Sun as Fake News Hit Tron

It seems that the founder of the Tron blockchain project, Justin Sun, can't get out of the boiling-hot waters. Just the other day, Cryptonews.com reported that Sun is being heavily crit...

Top Gainers: Bitcoin surges amid huge liquidation on Bitmex; BNB and Cardano follow suit

Top Gainers: Bitcoin surges amid huge liquidation on Bitmex; BNB and Cardano follow suit

After a quiet week of consolidation, the cryptocurrency market witnessed a major surge at press time. Bitcoin, which had only exhibited a growth of 2.83 percent over the last week, pumped by...

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 27

Crypto Listing & Delisting Announcements: Week 27

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

Tron offices in Beijing allegedly raided by angry mob

Tron offices in Beijing allegedly raided by angry mob

A massive red flag hovers over the credibility of Tron Foundation as, at press time, reports came in that Tron office in Beijing was allegedly raided by an angry mob. According to released v...

Holidays may bring out the worst in people but the best in Bitcoin

Holidays may bring out the worst in people but the best in Bitcoin

Thanksgiving dinner or Christmas, there is always an awkward conversation and more often than not, we have heated arguments about politics, religion, etc. The season may bring out the worst ...

Indian Police tightens its saddle to fight crypto scams by educating its officers in 2-day course

Indian Police tightens its saddle to fight crypto scams by educating its officers in 2-day course

With no regulatory clarity surrounding cryptocurrencies, rumors have been circulating that the Indian government might end up banning crypto. A lot of people expected any sort of mention of ...

Could HSBC be planning to use XRPL for faster and more efficient payments across borders?

Could HSBC be planning to use XRPL for faster and more efficient payments across borders?

Clean the dust off your tin foil hats, because this is an article based on pure speculation and rumors circulating crypto Twitter. This article attempts to connect the dots to arrive at a pr...

Bitcoin and Altcoins Showing Signs of Fresh Increase

Bitcoin and Altcoins Showing Signs of Fresh Increase

This past week, bitcoin and altcoins trimmed most gains and struggled to continue higher. BTC/USD failed to clear the USD 12,000 resistance and later declined below USD 11,000. However, the ...

Facebook’s Libra a Cryptocurrency or Corporate currency?

Facebook’s Libra a Cryptocurrency or Corporate currency?

With Libra hitting the market soon, there has been a constant debate in the community whether or not Facebook’s crypto initiative will manifest as a cryptocurrency? Andreas Antonopoulos, the...

Libra is idealistic, progressive, aggressive in its technological vision but will it continue to be so?

Libra is idealistic, progressive, aggressive in its technological vision but will it continue to be so?

Facebook’s entry into the crypto race, with Libra, received a lot of flak after its whitepaper release due to its previous ties with data and privacy concerns with the U.S. government. Being...

Singapore’s inland revenue authority releases new draft on GST for crypto

Singapore’s inland revenue authority releases new draft on GST for crypto

The Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) recently published a draft guide that detailed the conduct of goods and services tax (GST) towards cryptocurrency transactions, since there h...

Is Bitcoin inclining towards a sell-off period or is it just another minor dip?

Is Bitcoin inclining towards a sell-off period or is it just another minor dip?

When it comes to describing Bitcoin, the crypto community echos terminologies around decentralized asset, the money of the future, and fiat’s replacement. However, BTC’s silver lining has al...

Litecoin Halving is just 28 days away; what to expect from the silver coin?

Litecoin Halving is just 28 days away; what to expect from the silver coin?

From the early lows of trading at $30 in the initial days of 2019 to trading at $118.4 seven months later, Litecoin broke major resistance levels and rose by over 288% this year. With just 2...

Bitcoin’s main advantage over gold is the factor of ‘individual sovereignty’, claims Max Keiser

Bitcoin’s main advantage over gold is the factor of ‘individual sovereignty’, claims Max Keiser

Bitcoin’s price fluctuations have been considered as one of its biggest wins that enabled it to climb to mainstream prominence. The world’s largest cryptocurrency has disrupted the financial...

Bitcoin speculated to hit new all-time highs on the back of continued uptrends

Bitcoin speculated to hit new all-time highs on the back of continued uptrends

Bitcoin’s price fluctuations have been taken as a sign for cryptocurrency’s resurgence from its seemingly ongoing crypto winter, which was further validated with Bitcoin’s recent $13,000 bre...

Iranian IT minister urges government to regulate bitcoin mining

Iranian IT minister urges government to regulate bitcoin mining

Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi, the country’s Information and Communication Technology Minister announced the need for a regulation on Bitcoin mining activities in the country. The news was re...

Bitcoin’s hash rate hits yet another all time high of 74.5 million TH/s

Bitcoin’s hash rate hits yet another all time high of 74.5 million TH/s

Since the beginning of the year, the king coin’s price rose by 199% and despite a few stints with the bear, BTC has retained its valuation above the $11k-mark. Bitcoin’s ballistic rise conti...

With altcoins entering the accumulation phase, when will the price breakout?

With altcoins entering the accumulation phase, when will the price breakout?

In the virtual asset industry, it is sometimes impossible to keep up with Bitcoin’s authority. The current market scenario where Bitcoin had pumped over 250 percent since the start of the ye...

XRP surges by over 4% in an hour

XRP surges by over 4% in an hour

The prices of most cryptocurrencies followed the lead of Bitcoin, however, XRP surged on July 7. Within the past hour, the third largest coin surged by over 4% in an hour. XRP had been seein...

Tron vs. Ethereum Price Analysis: Market becomes stagnant as coins fail to rally after July 4

Tron vs. Ethereum Price Analysis: Market becomes stagnant as coins fail to rally after July 4

Tron and Ethereum have had a tumultuous few weeks. The Justin Sun-led Tron, despite developments and updates, has struggled to go up on the charts, while Ethereum continues to be the best pe...

Regulators must make sure Facebook lives up to Libra’s structure, says Wall Street veteran

Regulators must make sure Facebook lives up to Libra’s structure, says Wall Street veteran

Michael Casey, CEO of Streambed Media and former Wall Street Journal reporter, with his expertise in covering global finance and economic affairs, spoke about Facebook’s Libra and why it inc...

Blockstream Green introduces Liquid Network support to enable confidential transactions

Blockstream Green introduces Liquid Network support to enable confidential transactions

When the financial factors of cryptocurrencies are taken out of the picture, blockchain developments and update implementation on the mainnet network take center stage for various virtual as...

Bitcoin v. Litecoin Price Analysis: King coin slightly bullish as LTC remains indecisive

Bitcoin v. Litecoin Price Analysis: King coin slightly bullish as LTC remains indecisive

Over the last couple of months, crypto-assets enjoyed a relatively lucrative period in terms of valuation growth. Most major virtual currencies exhibited massive growth and the collective ma...

Crypto-assets heavily influenced by market changes due to positive correlation statistics

Crypto-assets heavily influenced by market changes due to positive correlation statistics

In the cryptocurrency industry, exchanges form the backbone of the entire ecosystem. Major exchanges often impact the prices of virtual assets, as it is essential for digital currencies to b...

XRP v. Stellar Lumens [XLM] Price Analysis: Bears retain control of the field

XRP v. Stellar Lumens [XLM] Price Analysis: Bears retain control of the field

The rise and fall of Bitcoin has impacted the performance of many altcoins, including XRP and its competitor, Stellar Lumens [XLM]. XRP has not been as volatile as other alts. On the other h...

Will Bitcoin breach another key resistance before the week ends or have the bulls run out of gas?

Will Bitcoin breach another key resistance before the week ends or have the bulls run out of gas?

Another week in the cryptocurrency market is coming to its close and predictions with regards to Bitcoin’s price continues to draw out new situations for the king coin. Over the last seven d...

Major red flag surfaces for Bitcoin Cash as virtual asset records extremely low hash rate

Major red flag surfaces for Bitcoin Cash as virtual asset records extremely low hash rate

Bitcoin has been the most talked-about virtual asset and digital currency over its lifetime, despite significant changes to it over the years. The most crucial of these changes were the Bitc...

Bitcoin Cash back in the spotlight after Switzerland’s Amun AG lists new ETP

Bitcoin Cash back in the spotlight after Switzerland’s Amun AG lists new ETP

The world of digital assets has been seeing a lot of developments and updates lately. Bitcoin Cash was one such ecosystem to report the same. A recent report has revealed that users will now...

Halfway Mark: ChainLink beats Binance Coin as biggest gainer in 2019; Bitcoin only good enough for 4th

Halfway Mark: ChainLink beats Binance Coin as biggest gainer in 2019; Bitcoin only good enough for 4th

Twin peaks seem to be making a comeback. ChainLink [LINK] and Binance Coin [BNB] are the two top cryptocurrencies in the market, with respect to year to date price appreciation among larger-...

XRPL Labs’ Wietse Wind hints at ‘XRPL-bridged bank accounts’ for community to ease payments

XRPL Labs’ Wietse Wind hints at ‘XRPL-bridged bank accounts’ for community to ease payments

Ripple has been working towards developing its technology and promoting its native crypto, XRP, for years now, managing to get many powerful financial institutions to use its tech. However, ...

Nouriel Roubini back to old ways; says crypto-industry is ‘full of scammers and small criminals’

Nouriel Roubini back to old ways; says crypto-industry is ‘full of scammers and small criminals’

Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market have always been subject to scrutiny and abject criticism by its critics. These comments have not just targeted major coins like Bitcoin and...

Bitmain moves ahead with employee-options plan; Jihan Wu left on the sidelines

Bitmain moves ahead with employee-options plan; Jihan Wu left on the sidelines

When in doubt, look inward. Well, that’s the motto Bitcoin mining giant Bitmain is employing. Bitmain, manufacturers of mining equipment used to mint the largest cryptocurrency in the market...