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Major developments are happening at Chainlink as LINK reaches all-time high
Chainlink has seen a huge influx of new money lately, with its native cryptocurrency LINK reaching an all-time high of $8.23.
Rolls-Royce, Gucci-flaunting scammers caught after FBI analyzes Bitcoin trail
Two Nigerian scammers were held last week after hatching an elaborate fraud to steal "$435 million around the world" using illicit emails, luxury brand showoffs, and Bitcoin.
Police Thwart Dark Web Criminals Who Planned to Firebomb a Nebraskan Pharmacy
A dark web drug lord and a Nebraskan pharmacist pled guilty to federal charges on July 13 after both were accused of conspiring to bomb a competing business.
Data Shows the 'Cheaper Altcoins Make Higher Returns' Myth Is Flawed
For many investors crypto trading remains a rags-to-riches affair where inexperienced investors hope to strike it rich by buying the cheapest priced altcoins like many novice traders did in 2017.Currently, the majority of traders do not expect Bitcoin to pump 50% or more in a single week as $18,400 seems rather infeasible.
South Korea Could Issue a Crypto Capital Gains Tax as High as 20%
Crypto taxation in South Korea could increase to 20% for capital gains.
Crypto Scams Reach New Heights in 2020 With $24M Stolen So Far
Whale Alert alleges that crypto scams are skyrocketing in 2020 compared to statistics from 2017.
Crypto industry still wants a 2020 Ethereum 2.0 launch despite skepticism
A big story in the crypto industry over recent days has been the roll-out of Ethereum 2.0 - an upgrade slated to overhaul the inners workings of the blockchain to make it exponentially more usable and decentralized.
Price Analysis 7/13: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, ADA, BSV, BNB, LTC, CRO, LINK
Even though the bulls have not been able to break above the $10,000-$10,500 resistance zone, the BTC to USD pair has been trading near the resistance levels, which suggests that the bulls are in no urgency to close their positions.
Crypto Lawyers Are in Hot Demand as the Industry Goes Mainstream, Say Experts
Crypto companies are looking for legal talent as the industry becomes more established.
Compound '5x Overvalued' as COMP Farming Accounts for 88% of Its Assets
Cointelegraph spoke with Pankaj Balani, the CEO of derivatives platform Delta Exchange, to learn more about his company's research exercise in trying to give a fair value to the Compound protocol token.
Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Hits Record High of 17345948872516.06
Just two months after May's Bitcoin halving event, both hash rate and difficulty have shrugged off post halving dips to hit new all-time highs.
Blockchain Bites: It's Never Been Harder to Mine Bitcoin
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DApps Need to Nail Usability to Move From Crypto Niche to Mainstream
From CryptoKitties to Compound, decentralized applications and decentralized finance have become increasingly popular in the blockchain space, but the sector has gone through a fair share of teething problems since DApps first appeared in 2017.DApps were popularized around the same time that Bitcoin experienced a monumental surge in value toward the end of 2017.
Chainlink Becomes the 'Tesla' of Cryptocurrency
After breaking above the $5 level, LINK price surged nearly 100% in a matter of days and ended by making a new all-time high at $8.40.
Polkadot to Run Final DOT Redenomination Vote with Real DOT Tokens
Blockchain interoperability protocol Polkadot is planning to run another vote in regard to the denomination of its native token, DOT.Following a similar vote conducted on Polkadot's "Wild cousin" network, Kusama, in May 2020, the creator of Polkadot project, the Web3 Foundation, decided to reconduct the vote on Polkadot with real DOT tokens.
Brexit as Crypto Case Study? Britain Contemplates Its CBDC
The governor of the Bank of England acknowledged that the U.K. is considering the issuance of a CBDC. 338 Total views.
Coinbase CEO explains why they sell blockchain analytics software to the U.S. secret service
Coinbase was in the crosshairs over the weekend after SEC filings revealed the business licensed transactional information software to regulators.
Bitcoin News Roundup for July 13, 2020
Jul 13, 2020 at 16:00 UTC.With BTC mining difficulty reaching a new record high, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back with your bitcoin news roundup!
SEC and CFTC Fine Crypto Investment App for Offering Synthetic Assets
The Securities and Exchange Commission and Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued a joint fine to Abra, a crypto portfolio app that let users get synthetic exposure to traditional markets.
STO: What's Happened With the So-Called 'Next Big Thing in Fintech?'
As the founder of a platform for issuance and trading of tokenized assets, I would like to share several insights regarding the problems and the future of the STO market.
Dogecoin Is 'Not a Joke,' Says OKEx CEO Jay Hao
Hao pointed out that DOGE enjoys healthy development, longevity and features that cannot be found in many old-time cryptos.
Bitcoin Hash Ribbon Signal Confirms 'Great Bull Run,' Says Analyst
The last time the Hash Ribbon indicator emerged was on April 25, when the price of Bitcoin hit $7,500.
Brazil's Top Exchange Mercado Bitcoin Lists Sport Token Chiliz
Mercado Bitcoin, the largest crypto trading platform in Brazil, will soon roll out Chiliz trading against the local currency, Brazilian real.
Cardano is closing in on Bitcoin SV's status as the sixth-largest crypto
At the peak of the crypto bubble, Cardano was the fifth-largest cryptocurrency, believe it or not.
Why one data analyst is wary of any imminent Ethereum rally
The significant fundamental growth seen by Ethereum over the past couple of months has led to a torrent of calls from investors regarding an imminent rally.
Stocks, Greed and Exuberance: 5 Things to Watch in Bitcoin This Week
Bitcoin begins Monday by avoiding another test of $9,000, but what could happen to change the mood or even set off a bull run?
3 fundamental reasons Bitcoin market bias remains bullish after recent drop
Despite the pullback, key fundamental data points show that market bias remains optimistic.
Telefónica, Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone Use Blockchain for Roaming Settlement
Three global industry leaders in telecommunications - Spain's Telefónica, Deutsche Telekom, and British provider Vodafone - have jointly finalized a trial blockchain solution for the settlement of roaming discount agreements.
Singapore's Blockchain Payments Platform Ready for Commercial Launch
The Monetary Authority of Singapore is ready to deploy its multi-currency blockchain payments project for commercial use.
Wrapped Bitcoin will now have a 40% collateral factor on Compound
A proposal by Alameda Research last week to increase the collateral for Wrapped Bitcoin to 40 percent was passed today after a governance poll on Compound Labs.