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Bitcoin's price is "very attractive" because of this one simple indicator
Following an extended bout of sideways trading, Bitcoin and the aggregated cryptocurrency market has been able to post some decent upwards momentum, with BTC climbing above its previous key resistance level at $9,000.
Amid Blockchain Hype, Is There Still a Place for Litecoin?
Once heralded as the "Silver to bitcoin's gold", the developers behind the long-running digital currency litecoin are seeking to reestablish the project's prior position as the world's second most popular cryptocurrency.
Steemit Bridges Blockchain and Social Media, But How Does It Work?
In the case of Steem Power, should a user want to convert back to the base currency of Steem, it will need to occur in 104 weekly conversions.
A Framework for Valuing Crypto Tokens
The value of these crypto tokens came, not so much for their use in the exchange of goods and services, but rather the use of the underlying service that required these tokens to operate.
Decentralizing Central Banks: How R3 Envisions the Future of Fiat
The future of central banks could be either on an open, permissionless blockchain or a closed, permissioned distributed ledger, according to a paper released today by bank consortium R3. That is, assuming anything changes at all.
Why the Blockchain Needs More Failures to Succeed
Tired of scams? In this opinion piece, Mougayar argues that more failures are what's needed to take blockchain technology to the next level.
Indian Banks Select Microsoft As Exclusive Cloud Blockchain Provider
A consortium of India-based banking firms including State Bank of India, ICICI Bank and DCB Bank has formally selected Microsoft Azure as their exclusive cloud partner.
EOS: Unpacking the Big Promises Behind a Possible Blockchain Contender
What should investors make of this mysterious project? And what should they think when, as part of an effort to build the platform, they hear the company is raising funds through a four-stage offering of 1 billion EOS tokens, scheduled to commence Monday?
Bitcoin Up $2k on Day as Market Nears $400 Billion
The price of bitcoin is surging on the back of a strong night-time trading session in which the cryptocurrency rose 10 percent to top $14,000 for the first time.
Utility: The Defining Word for Tokens in 2018
Keeping all this in perspective, it's no shock to anyone that the crypto community faces ever-increasing scrutiny, with regulation in its various forms stretching from China to the U.S. The biggest common denominator in the argument around cryptocurrency is whether the tokens in question truly do have an underlying utility.
AriseBank ICO Fraud Case May Ensnare Additional Parties
The receiver for AriseBank, the Texas ICO issuer at the center of a securities fraud case, suspects the firm's co-founders have not been entirely forthcoming with asset disclosures, documents show.
This Tiny Crypto Startup Has Lessons for Libra's 'Unbanked' Dreams
If Facebook's Libra project truly aims to serve the globe's 1.7 billion unbanked, the Hong Kong-based Bitspark might offer some insights.
Brazilian Ministry of Education Proposes Issuing Diplomas on the Blockchain
In an attempt to fight against the falsification of university diplomas in Brazil, the Ministry of Education has proposed, creating a Blockchain-based platform to issue digital certifications among non-state universities.
The US Dollar Could Fall Out of Favor If It Doesn't Go Digital, ING Economist Says
As multiple countries and entities weigh the validity of a central bank digital currency the physical United States dollar still sits in a place of dominance - but for how long?
Crypto Software Firm Zabo Raises $2.5M in a Seed Round
Zabo has announced it has raised $ 2.5 million in seed funding, allowing it to extend its portfolio of services to continue connecting its customers' cryptocurrency wallets to banks, brokerage firms, FinTech apps, and tax software.
Vitalik Buterin Sees Future in Decentralized Privacy Currency
With governments increasingly looking at launching their own digital currencies, you might worry that crypto just can't compete with national financial infrastructures.
This fintech firm is launching crypto debit card for users in 178 countries
Crypterium, a crypto fintech firm led by Visa's former General Manager for Central Europe, claims to have rolled out the most widely available prepaid crypto debit card, allowing users in 178 different countries to spend Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin in-store and online.
This major crypto is going parabolic as analysts eye a movement to fresh highs
Tezos has been one of the most bullish cryptocurrencies throughout late-2019 and 2020, with the crypto finding itself caught within an intense uptrend that has only been rivaled by that of Chainlink.
Analyst: Bitcoin is printing the same pattern that marked December's $6,400 bottom
Over the past two weeks, global markets have been in chaos; along with Bitcoin plunging below $9,000 to a low of $8,400, equities, namely U.S. stocks, have fallen off a cliff.
Mati Greenspan joins crypto analytics company LunarCRUSH as an advisor
Mati Greenspan, the founder of Quantum Economics, will be joining crypto analytics company LunarCRUSH as an advisor.
New York Power Plant Mines $50,000 of Bitcoin a Day
A New York power plant turns to Bitcoin mining in a successful bid to increase profitability.
Huobi Thailand Launches Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak
The advance of coronavirus in the region hasn't precluded the launch of Huobi Thailand, which allows for a fiat gateway to BTC, ETH, HT, and USDT from the start, and plans to expand the offering in the near future according to the company's press release Cointelegraph received today, March 5.Licensing.
Coronavirus Will Send Bitcoin Price to $100,000 in 2020
Bitcoin will reach $100,000 and Jamie Dimon will be "Begging" the United States Federal Reserve for money to buy some.
Riot Reports 147% Monthly Growth In Average Daily Run Rate of BTC Mined
Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency mining firm Riot Blockchain has demonstrated a remarkable monthly growth of average daily run rate of Bitcoins mined, in February.
Chainalysis: Only 1% of $1 Trillion Transacted in Crypto in 2019 Was Illicit
According to Chainalysis' March 5th webinar, over $1 trillion worth of cryptocurrency transactions took place in 2019 with only 1.1% of them being illicit.
Sheila Warren: Blockchain Awareness Growing
Speaking at the Hyperledger Global Forum 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona, the World Economic Forum's head of blockchain and data policy, Sheila Warren, discussed blockchain's potential to solve real-world problems.
Legendary Soccer Player Turned BTC Pyramid Detained With Fake Passport
Legendary soccer player Ronaldinho Gaúcho was 'arrested' trying to enter Paraguay with a fake passport.
Coronavirus Rate Cuts: Australia's Central Bank Did It First
Hours before the U.S. Federal Reserve, the Reserve Bank of Australia also cut interest rates in hopes of curbing market reaction to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Indian Crypto Exchange Adds Bank Transfers Hours After RBI Ban Lifted
An Indian cryptocurrency exchange has added support for bank account transfers, hours after the Reserve Bank of India was forced to lift its cryptocurrency ban.
After Court Victory, Indian Exchanges Gear Up for Crypto Trading Surge
The decision by India's Supreme Court to lift the central bank's ban on cryptocurrency trading could soon translate into notable growth in trading volumes, according to cryptocurrency exchanges in the country.