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Sun, Dec 16th, 2018
ICOs Continue To Liquidate Ethereum (ETH) War Chests Amid “Crypto Winter”

Since 2018’s cryptocurrency “winter” came into existence, tokens generated via initial coin offerings (ICOs) have severely underperformed their macro cap counterparts, namely Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum...

Circle CEO: Bitcoin Price Will Boom In Years To Come

As the Bitcoin price has fallen throughout 2018, investors have sought solace in chaotic waters. Case in point, consumers en-masse have latched onto institutional forays, promising crypto-centric platforms,...

Hong Kong Bitcoin Wiz Throws Millions From Rooftops, Subsequently Arrested

Crypto enthusiasts are always deemed a bit nutty by the public. Bitcoin, specifically to them, is an abstract concept that often represents little-to-zero intrinsic value, and altcoins aren’t much better....

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) Weekly Stochastics Nears Lower Limit of 0 Again

Bitcoin (BTCUSD) fell another week but is slowing in its slide as it tests the September low and the June 2017 high. BTCUSD is still under pressure this coming week with its downsloping weekly MACD, but...

Facebook Blockchain Arm Booms, Even Amid Crypto Bear Market

Just months ago, David Marcus, the former president of fintech giant Paypal, was appointed as the inaugural head of Facebook Blockchain, the social media giant’s first stab at so-called “internet 3.0”...

Local projects show that crypto can be ‘real’ money

Skeptics often cite crypto’s lack of real-world usage as a currency as a reason for its future demise. While bitcoin has evolved more into an investment asset than a transactional, there are several...

Bitcoin Development Not Controlled by Anyone Says Crypto Veteran

No one controls the focal point for Bitcoin development, said Jameson Lopp in his latest blogpost. The Bitcoin veteran, who has been a crucial part of crypto developments since the beginning, opened recently...

Bitcoin Bomb Threats Strike Hong Kong After Debacle In U.S., Canada

Over the past 72 hours, bomb threats attempting to extort Bitcoin (BTC) from business owners and governmental agencies have taken the world by storm, affecting thousands across Canada, the U.S., and New...

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC’s Short Term Rebound Likely

Key Points Bitcoin price traded to a new yearly low at $3,126 and later corrected a few points against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $3,220 on the 4-hours...

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis: Upsides in ETH Remains Capped Near $98

Key Highlights ETH price declined recently and traded towards the $80-81 support area against the US Dollar. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance at $84 on the 4-hours chart...

BNC & Chainlink bring enterprise-grade smart contract tools to institutions

Real-time cryptocurrency price data is necessary to enhance complex financial instruments and meet growing demand from institutions and enterprises With many institutions showing an interest in creating...

Another Day Another New Low For Crypto Markets

FOMO Moments Crypto markets dump to new lows again; Bitcoin Cash, SV, nearly dead, Litecoin surviving. As predicted yesterday crypto markets have dumped to a new low during intraday trading. A minor recovery...

The Crypto Markets May be in a Rout, But the Blockchain Job Market is in Full Swing

Although the crypto markets are caught in a persisting bear market, blockchain jobs are in a raging bull market, with blockchain developer job growth topping this year’s LinkedIn Emerging Jobs Report....

Teen Bitcoin Millionaire: “Bitcoin is Pretty Much Dead”

One of the youngest cryptocurrency success stories has a rather bleak outlook for the leading digital asset, Bitcoin. Erik Finman became a millionaire in his teens by investing money that his grandmother...

Commodity coins could be a better long-term hedge than fiat stablecoins

While fiat-backed stablecoins are the antithesis of crypto's original tenet to be immune to the inflationary and political forces that debase fiat, commodity-backed crypto could be a genuine innovation...

Commodity coins could prove a better long-term hedge than fiat stablecoins

While fiat-backed stablecoins are the antithesis of crypto's original tenet to be immune to the inflationary and political forces that debase fiat, commodity-backed crypto could be a genuine innovation...

Bitcoin Sets Fresh 2018 Low at $3,200, Altcoins Plunge

Following its recent period of instability, Bitcoin has now plunged to new 2018 lows and has sent the altcoin markets spiraling downwards. Today’s drop has led the overall cryptocurrency market capitalization...

CoinShares Exec: China Crypto Plan Could Make Dystopian Future a Reality

Bitcoin was designed in the wake of the 2008 global economic crisis as a way to take control over money away from central authorities such as governments, banks, and other traditional systems. The decentralized...

Crypto ICO Price Continues to Fall, Likely Due to Growing Regulatory Pressure

Blockchain and crypto projects that raised millions of dollars via tokenized crowdfunding means are now lining up to return their capital to their original investors. Because apparently, they were not...

CEO: Crypto Plunge is Healthy, Bitcoin Remains a Great Investment

Since the bear market hit the crypto ecosystem head-on, investors exposed to this helter-skelter asset class have been deterred at large. Not only have the value of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin (BTC),...

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