Nick Chong · 3 days ago · 2 min read · Insights via Grayscale Investments
Bitcoin › Privacy
Bitcoin’s privacy features have been under fire by critics since early 2013. While the protocol remains technically robust and mathematically secure, a loophole allows blockchain analysts and cryptographers to link transactional behavior with users, leading to some term Bitcoin as “pseudonymous.” But one veteran developer believes the problem can be solved using a framework built-in […]
Bitcoin › U.S. › Analysis
One of the biggest Bitcoin catalysts over the past few months has been the introduction of negative interest rates into economies in Europe and Asia.
Bitcoin › China · U.S. › Mining
Early Bitcoin advocate explains how falling oil markets mean profits for America and China BTC miners
The world’s equity, fuel, and bonds markets have entered into uncertain and volatile periods — driven on the back of unstable trade wars, changing fundamentals, and the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The traditional finance world has long been skeptical of the crypto market, with many financial “gurus” and banks criticizing the nascent market, frequently leaning against age-old talking points for why Bitcoin is bad.
Ethereum › Coinbase › Analysis
After underperforming Bitcoin for weeks, Ethereum saw a healthy rally this week that saw it reach $245 on Saturday — the highest price since early March.
Edge › Bitcoin › Adoption
Although we are just months into the ongoing COVID-19 recession, it has purportedly shown clear structural issues in some of society’s largest institutions.
Edge › Ethereum › ETH 2.0
Ethereum’s upcoming 2 “Senerity” update is much-awaited among cryptocurrency circles.
Korea › Technology
South Korea’s ICON, regarded by some as the country’s biggest cryptocurrency project, launched a significant update for its protocol earlier this week.
Edge › Ethereum › Analysis
Ethereum has found itself caught within an intense uptrend over the past day, with its overnight upswing invalidating the firm downtrend that the crypto has been caught within against its Bitcoin trading pair.
Bitcoin › Adoption
Crypto assets have long had an ambiguous set of use cases.
Ethereum › Analysis
Over the past few months and years, financial derivatives like options and futures have become increasingly important to crypto.
Bitcoin › Derivatives
Bitcoin futures have seen rising premiums throughout the past week, pointing to a large spike in demand for long-favoring positions amongst traders.
Korea › Enterprise
Blockchain project FLETA recently announced an agreement with the software giant Oracle.
Edge › Bitcoin › Analysis
After a strong rally from $3,700 to $10,100 over the span of six weeks, the Bitcoin bull has proverbially been asleep over the past few weeks.
Ethereum › Stablecoins
While ETH prices have remained in the proverbial dumps, the underlying Ethereum blockchain has seen a flurry of activity and development of recent months.
Coinbase › DeFi
The past few months have seen Coinbase throw millions of dollars at supporting the budding decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem based on Ethereum. As reported by CryptoSlate in December, a product manager at the company, Jacob Horne said: “DeFi, or decentralized finance, is an essential part of an open financial system.
Bitcoin › China › Adoption
China: Parliament passes law allowing inheritance of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies; a changing crypto narrative?
China’s secretive stance on digital currencies is starting to reveal traces of long-term aspirations.
The crypto industry has long been engaged in a debate regarding whether or not the merits of Centralized Finance (CeFi) outweigh those of Decentralized Finance (DeFi).
Bitcoin › Analysis
Bitcoin’s short-term market dynamic has shifted greatly following the volatility seen overnight.
Libra › U.S. › Adoption
Days after rebranding the Calibra wallet to Novi, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg explained to shareholders how Libra, the firm’s upcoming digital currency, can help bolster revenues from advertising.
Ethereum › Analysis
Ethereum’s lackluster price action hasn’t stopped large investors from accumulating.
Edge › Bitcoin › BTC Halving
Just over two weeks ago, Bitcoin experienced its third block reward reduction.
Cardano › Analysis
Cardano (ADA) has been caught within an intense uptrend in recent times, which has allowed it to firmly outperform both Bitcoin and most of its other peers.