Justin Sun’s Tron controversies: plagiarism, Teslas, Warren Buffett, kidney stones, and a deleted apology
While Tron remains one of the top blockchain platforms by market capitalization and user activity, its founder Justin Sun has continued to attract controversy.
Mining pool CEO: Craig Wright is a “chess piece” for Bitcoin SV, Calvin Ayre allegedly calls the shots
Jiang Zhuoer, the CEO at BTC.TOP, one of the largest Bitcoin mining pools, revealed that Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre planned the split from the Bitcoin Cash network long before the matter was publicly discussed.
Venture capitalist: More institutions should invest in Bitcoin, great custody solutions ensure crypto stays secure
Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper evaluated cryptocurrency custody solutions provided by Coinbase, BitGo, Gemini, Casa, Ledger, and Anchorage.
Bank of China publishes infographic explaining why Bitcoin is valuable and how its value keeps increasing
Samson Mow, the chief strategy officer at Blockstream, revealed on July 27, 2019 that the Bank of China has published an article that explains how Bitcoin works, and why its price keeps increasing.
Nearly 4 million Bitcoin worth over $40 billion unmoved in five years
The number of “untouched” Bitcoins increased significantly over the past five years, according to recent data from CoinMetrics.
Chainlink welcomes Stake.fish as Reviewed Node Operator growing the LINK oracle network
Stake.fish, a prominent validator for proof-of-stake blockchains, announced on Tuesday that it will serve as a Chainlink “Reviewed Node Operator,” growing the oracle network.
Pantera Capital CEO predicts $42,000 Bitcoin price by end of 2019
Dan Morehead, the founder and CEO at Pantera Capital, a cryptocurrency-focused investment fund, believes the Bitcoin price could hit $356,000 in the next three years.
Ethereum improvement proposal 2025 increases block reward, community opposed to maintain ETH as store-of-value
Several Ethereum developers voiced concerns about Ethereum improvement proposal (EIP) 2025, which recommends creating more Ether per block for the next 18 months.
Bakkt will begin user testing for Bitcoin futures on July 22
Bakkt, an Atlanta-based subsidiary of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), an American firm that owns the New York Stock Exchange, will begin user acceptance testing for its Bitcoin futures contracts on July 22, 2019.
Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets
The research arm of Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by trading volume, has published a report that analyzes the results of a survey completed by institutional digital asset investors.
Binance to distribute 9.5 million Stellar Lumens earned from staking, will add XLM staking support
Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, recently revealed that the platform had earned 9.5 million Stellar Lumens (XLM) from staking the cryptocurrency.
Institutional demand for Bitcoin and Ethereum causes Grayscale AUM to nearly triple, reduces exposure to XRP
Grayscale Investments, a New York-based digital currency asset management firm, released its investment report for Q2 2019.
Claymore token appears to have exit scammed, all social media accounts deleted
The team behind the Claymore (CLM) token project, a deflationary cryptocurrency launched on the Ethereum blockchain, appears to have pulled an exit scam.
“Keep Big Tech Out of Finance Act” proposes $1 million per day fine on large tech companies acting as financial institutions
A recent bill, “Keep Big Tech Out Of Finance Act,” recommends prohibiting giant tech firms from serving as financial institutions or launching their own cryptocurrency.
Crypto Twitter reacts to Block.one’s plans to launch EOS-powered social network, Voice
The management at Block.one, the company behind EOS, announced on June 1st that it will launch a blockchain-powered social media platform.
Bitcoin price predictions from top crypto influencers
Bitcoin, the world’s most dominant cryptocurrency, surged over 10 percent earlier this week to over $8,800.
IOTA launches major network upgrade Coordicide, removes centralized network coordinator
The IOTA Foundation announced the launch of Coordicide, a planned protocol upgrade which removes the network’s centralized coordinator.
JP Morgan introduces Zether protocol for private Ethereum transactions
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Litecoin’s onchain metrics show growing interest
According to Litecoin dot com, the recent onchain metrics for LTC indicate that a “potential floor of support and intrinsic user interest” in the proof-of-work-based cryptocurrency has been established.