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XRP short-term Price Analysis: 21 July

XRP short-term Price Analysis: 21 July

Disclaimer: The following article attempts to analyze the emerging trends in the short-term XRP market and its impact on the price. XRP has moved down the CoinMarketCap list to the fourth po...

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin See Gains as New Grayscale’s Funds Go Public

Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin See Gains as New Grayscale’s Funds Go Public

The price of both bitcoin cash (BCH) and litecoin (LTC) increased after major crypto asset manager Grayscale Investments said that two new trust funds backed by the cryptocurrencies have bee...

Surging Altcoin Ampleforth Sees Strong Volatility

Surging Altcoin Ampleforth Sees Strong Volatility

The little-known altcoin ampleforth (AMPL) has received more attention in the Cryptoverse after it rallied to become this week’s best-performing coin among the top 50 cryptoassets by market ...

DeFi’s staggering growth in TVL is a positive feedback loop

DeFi’s staggering growth in TVL is a positive feedback loop

The DeFi ecosystem has come a long way since 13 March. After tumbling all the way down to $571 million in Total Value Locked (TVL) from a high of $1.28 billion on 15 February, all hope for i...

Bitcoin Cash, VeChain, Dogecoin Price Analysis: 21 July

Bitcoin Cash, VeChain, Dogecoin Price Analysis: 21 July

The altcoin market has been witnessing a consolidation phase along with major crypto assets. Despite the slow pace in price movement, many other small-cap assets have witnessed great volatil...

Bitcoin SV long-term Price Analysis: 20 July

Bitcoin SV long-term Price Analysis: 20 July

Disclaimer: The findings of the following analysis foresee a change on the charts over the next week Bitcoin SV’s steady decline since the start of June has come back to haunt the crypto-ass...

Crypto Listing and Delisting Announcements: Week 29

Crypto Listing and Delisting Announcements: Week 29

Here is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting, trading pair-related announcements by crypto exchanges that we found last week and today. Have we missed something? Do y...

Bitcoin derivatives are moving away from retail

Bitcoin derivatives are moving away from retail

The recently concluded quarter, Q2 of 2020, was a tale of two halves. In the first half, Bitcoin noted massive recovery after its worst crash in 7 years in March, while in the second half, t...

60% of Binance’s volume came from altcoins – Altseason incoming?

60% of Binance’s volume came from altcoins – Altseason incoming?

The narrative of an “altcoin season” is spreading like wildfire, and rightly so.Since the start of June, Bitcoin has been extremely stagnant with respect to its price-performance. However, w...

Crypto Mastercard, French CBDC Experiment, Fake Digital Yuan + More News

Crypto Mastercard, French CBDC Experiment, Fake Digital Yuan + More News

Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Payments news Payments giant Mastercar...

Ethereum long-term Price Analysis: 20 July

Ethereum long-term Price Analysis: 20 July

Disclaimer: The findings of the following analysis attempt to study the price trend evolving in the Ethereum market Ethereum, the world’s largest altcoin, was priced at $238 at the time of w...

Bitcoin volume down by 77% in 4 months; will price follow?

Bitcoin volume down by 77% in 4 months; will price follow?

With Bitcoin’s volatility drying up, the other side of the grass does look greener; the other side being “DeFi.” With yield farming caching on, Bitcoin volumes are recording a stark decline ...

Cosmos, DASH, Cardano Price Analysis: 20 July

Cosmos, DASH, Cardano Price Analysis: 20 July

Cardano, Cosmos, and Dash registered contrasting price movements over the past 24-hours, with many of the market’s altcoins continuing to note high trading volumes on their charts. In fact, ...

BAT, Zcash, Litecoin Price Analysis: 20 July

BAT, Zcash, Litecoin Price Analysis: 20 July

The major pump the altcoin market was on seemed to be taking a break, at the time of writing, with Litecoin, BAT, and Zcash all heading towards a resistance zone. However, each altcoin’s nea...

Bitcoin and Major Altcoins Showing Signs Of an Upside Break

Bitcoin and Major Altcoins Showing Signs Of an Upside Break

This past week, bitcoin price extended its decline below the USD 9,300 and USD 9,200 support levels. However, BTC managed to stay above the USD 9,000 support and it is currently (08:30 UTC) ...

Bitcoin short-term price analysis: 19 July

Bitcoin short-term price analysis: 19 July

Bitcoin might be trending on Twitter, but on its charts, it’s more of the same. Since hitting the $9,000 mark over two months ago, and despite numerous seismic events, including the halving,...

Twitter hack hurts Bitcoin more than its proponents choose to admit

Twitter hack hurts Bitcoin more than its proponents choose to admit

Twitter, the social media platform that substitutes for Presidential proclamations these days, was hacked a few days ago, with a host of accounts hijacked to promote a Bitcoin giveaway scam ...

Bitcoin – Not your intellectual property

Bitcoin – Not your intellectual property

Defining Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in mainstream terms has never been easy. After all, how can it ever be? Cryptocurrencies are revolutionary, they were never meant to be confined to the ...

Bitcoin Cash long-term price analysis: 19 July

Bitcoin Cash long-term price analysis: 19 July

Bitcoin Cash, the hardfork of Bitcoin, is in the category of altcoins that have sunk post the events of ‘Black Thursday.’ Following the market collapse in March, some altcoins surged even hi...

Hackers Hack Telecom Argentina, Demand USD 7.5 Million In Monero

Hackers Hack Telecom Argentina, Demand USD 7.5 Million In Monero

Telecom S.A., the largest telecommunications company in Argentina, has suffered a ransomware attack as hackers demand USD 7.5 million in privacy coin Monero (109,345 XMR) to be paid until th...

Bitcoin is Crypto, but Crypto is NOT just Bitcoin

Bitcoin is Crypto, but Crypto is NOT just Bitcoin

Owing to the relative youth of the cryptocurrency market, it is often accused of lacking in maturity. Even with institutional investors rushing in, there are grounds for arguing that the Bit...

Litecoin short-term price analysis: 19 July

Litecoin short-term price analysis: 19 July

Litecoin is divided in the altcoin market-space. While coins above, like Chainlink and Cardano, are surging beyond expectations, others like Bitcoin Cash and XRP are going through slumps. On...

Lowdown on what hackers typically do with hacked bitcoins

Lowdown on what hackers typically do with hacked bitcoins

On July 15 several prominent Twitter accounts were hacked and a fraudulent Bitcoin campaign and address propped up as part of a coordinated attack. Among the celebrities targeted were Elon M...

Some cryptocurrency exchanges only serve the darknet

Some cryptocurrency exchanges only serve the darknet

Darknet transactions are so intrinsic to the Bitcoin ecosystem that to think of Bitcoin without such transactions would be to violate the core features of what makes the cryptocurrency truly...

Decred, IOTA, Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: 19 July

Decred, IOTA, Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: 19 July

Much of the altcoin market has reverted to the norm of following Bitcoin’s lack of movement on the charts; many of these alts registered corrections of their own. However, while the likes of...

Dogecoin, Chainlink, XRP Price Analysis: 19 July

Dogecoin, Chainlink, XRP Price Analysis: 19 July

Ordinarily, Bitcoin’s price performance on the charts will be mirrored by the many altcoins in the market. However, off-late, that hasn’t been the case. Despite many alts noting corrections ...

Ethereum Classic, Monero, Tezos Price Analysis: 19 July

Ethereum Classic, Monero, Tezos Price Analysis: 19 July

After what seemed like a brief spell where the market’s altcoins noted movement independent of that of the world’s largest cryptocurrency, at press time, it seemed like these cryptos had rev...

Ethereum’s increased gas limit enables network to hit 44 TPS

Ethereum’s increased gas limit enables network to hit 44 TPS

The Ethereum network has been among one of the few major projects flourishing in the time of a dull market. Even though the price has been unreactive, the ecosystem has been noticing a faste...

Bitcoin and the darknet: Bigger transactions require bigger cryptos

Bitcoin and the darknet: Bigger transactions require bigger cryptos

The more obscure the market, the more obscure the currency used is not true for the darknet. The underbelly of the underbelly of the internet, the darknet is that part of the deep-web which ...

Chainlink short-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Chainlink short-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Disclaimer: The findings of the following analysis attempt to evaluate the evolving price trends in the Chainlink’s marketThe consolidating price of major altcoins has not restricted the gro...

For Bitcoin’s price is an upward breakout imminent?

For Bitcoin’s price is an upward breakout imminent?

The twitter hack sure garnered a lot of attention to the largest crypto asset, Bitcoin. However, the incident did not manage to shake it out of its price slump. Even though the price dipped ...

Bitcoin’s volatile days will return when it decouples from stocks

Bitcoin’s volatile days will return when it decouples from stocks

Bitcoin is not acting like a cryptocurrency when its volatility is sinking and it’s highly correlated with the stock market. And right now, both those things are happening. Since the beginni...

Litecoin long-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Litecoin long-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Disclaimer: The following analysis attempts to study the price trend evolving in the Litecoin market. The cryptocurrency market has been going through one of its longest periods of consolida...

EOS, Cosmos, Algorand Price Analysis: 18 July

EOS, Cosmos, Algorand Price Analysis: 18 July

While Bitcoin’s price action hasn’t been very inspiring since the start of July, many of the altcoins have registered stunning uptrends. Altcoins such as Cosmos and Algorand have both come v...

Cardano long-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Cardano long-term Price Analysis: 18 July

Cardano has been the pick of the altcoins since Bitcoin crashed in March. The now seventh-largest cryptocurrency in the market has amassed market capitalization of $3.1 billion, ahead of ano...

Bitcoin Cash, Tezos, Dash Price Analysis: 18 July

Bitcoin Cash, Tezos, Dash Price Analysis: 18 July

Despite Bitcoin’s price being stuck well below $9500 mark, altcoins seem to be registering quite a lot of varied price action. While Bitcoin Cash and Dash saw a minor drop in their trading p...

Ethereum long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Ethereum long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Disclaimer: The following price prediction analyses the emerging price trend in the market and its impact. Ethereum’s price was able to breach past the resistance at $226 and reach $249, how...

FATF’s Travel Rule – At what cost?

FATF’s Travel Rule – At what cost?

With respect to regulatory oversight, the cryptocurrency market has progressed quite a lot over the past few years. The work of the Financial Action Task Force [FATF] is a notable example, w...

BAT, Tezos, XRP Price Analysis: 17 July

BAT, Tezos, XRP Price Analysis: 17 July

At the time of writing, to a certain extent, normal order seems to have been restored in the cryptocurrency market. On the heels of Bitcoin stagnating on the charts, many of the market’s alt...

Ethereum as a ‘digital bond’ – a far-fetched objective?

Ethereum as a ‘digital bond’ – a far-fetched objective?

With Ethereum’s imminent move to Ethereum 2.0, the process of staking will be introduced by the blockchain network, and the $26 billion worth of Ethereum will all be convertible into yield-b...

Bitcoin Cash long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Bitcoin Cash long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Disclaimer: The following price prediction foresees the stability of Bitcoin Cash at a lower range for the next few days. 5th ranked Bitcoin Cash registered a minor incline of 0.39 percent i...

Unlike Ethereum, ETH 2.0 will be highly dependent on price volatility

Unlike Ethereum, ETH 2.0 will be highly dependent on price volatility

A lot has been said about Ethereum 2.0 over the past few months, and with the growing anticipation, its functionality and economics have been under scrutiny but a concrete evaluation hasn’t ...

Bitcoin gets shorter and shorter by the day

Bitcoin gets shorter and shorter by the day

For most people, Bitcoin is a short bet. Beyond those who look to the cryptocurrency as a means to evade state-controlled finance, Bitcoin is quick-fix or a quick-hit investment, traded on t...

Bitcoin SV long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Bitcoin SV long-term Price Analysis: 17 July

Disclaimer: The following price prediction foresees a declining period for the next few days, with the asset possibly breaking out by the end of July.Bitcoin SV registered one of the largest...

Crypto Sector Baffled as Mysterious Report Calls Chainlink a ‘Fraud’

Crypto Sector Baffled as Mysterious Report Calls Chainlink a ‘Fraud’

Social media and crypto sleuths are attempting to uncover the truth about a report that has been circulating claiming to tell the damning truth about Chainlink, the operator of the LINK toke...

Thai Central Bank Says Big Businesses Are Already Using its CBDC

Thai Central Bank Says Big Businesses Are Already Using its CBDC

Another country has moved a step closer to issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC), with Thailand’s central bank stating that it is “already using” its token “for financial transactio...

Decred, Monero, Litecoin Price Analysis: 17 July

Decred, Monero, Litecoin Price Analysis: 17 July

As the world’s largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin is bound to have an overwhelming impact on the price fortunes of the market’s altcoins. This was the case at the time of writing as well, with ...

India open to crypto as an asset class, not medium of exchange

India open to crypto as an asset class, not medium of exchange

The Indian cryptocurrency industry wanted to begin a conversation with regulatory bodies to share their understanding of the space and provide counsel in framing the guidelines for it. In a ...

Fund Operator Offers Telegram TON Investors Paybacks of Just 21%

Fund Operator Offers Telegram TON Investors Paybacks of Just 21%

A major hedge fund that recruited a number of investors in the failed Telegram Open Network (TON) blockchain and crypto initiative is offering its investors just 21% of their stakes as a ref...

Bitcoin’s price could ‘inhibit internal cash generation’

Bitcoin’s price could ‘inhibit internal cash generation’

For the industry’s Bitcoin miners, 2020 hasn’t turned out to be the year they had hoped for. With the mining reward cut in half and the price still stuck well below $10k, a rise in price for...