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Craig Wright’s university investigating reports of plagiarism in his PhD dissertation
Charles Sturt University is investigating reports of plagiarism in Craig Wright’s doctoral thesis, a spokesperson for the university said on Twitter.
Ethereum 2.0 competitor raises $21 million from a top-tier crypto venture capitalist
NEAR Protocol, which touts itself as an Ethereum 2 competitor, has raised over $21 million from Andressen Horrowitz (a16z), just days after the latter announced a $515 million fund for expanding its cryptocurrency investments division.
Crypto whales are showing there’s a perfect storm brewing for Ethereum
Unlike traditional assets, where each transaction is not recorded in a central database shared with the world, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies are almost entirely transparent.
With only about 20 percent of its users utilizing its BAT rewards program, the team behind the privacy-centric Brave web browser is set on getting the word about cryptocurrencies to more of its users.
While many Bitcoin investors want the value of the United States dollar (USD) to crash more than anything in the world, right now, this is not the case.
Researcher: Craig Wright may have plagiarized several parts of his Ph.D. paper
Bitcoin SV proponent Doctor Craig Wright, termed “Faketoshi” for his claims about creating Bitcoin, could soon lose his “Doctor” designation if recent developments are found true and his PhD issuing university takes stern action.
Ripple co-founder is selling $400,000 worth of XRP every day
The case against XRP seeing any type of near-term bullishness has grown significantly in recent times due to a confluence of dwindling technical strength and rapidly growing fundamental weakness.
Ahead of Bitcoin halving, Stellar (XLM) just broke a major resistance level not seen since 2018
Investors and traders holding Stellar (XLM) may have a reason to rejoice.
Bitfinex whales are flipping short on Bitcoin as institutions grow more active than ever
Bitcoin’s intense rebound from its mid-March lows of $3,800 has reignited institutional trader’s interest in the market, as seen by BTC’s CME futures open interest setting fresh all-time highs earlier today.
BAT developer reveals why the project chose Ethereum over Bitcoin
Basic Attention Token (BAT), the cryptocurrency powering the wildly popular Brave browser, was initially issued on Bitcoin before switching to Ethereum, a project developer revealed on May 4.
How Cardano will be used to fight counterfeiting
The lab at the University of Wyoming has been working on an anti-counterfeiting solution based on the Cardano blockchain.
One of the most common critiques of Bitcoin is that it — or its intrinsic value in particular — is too hard to understand.
Bitcoin’s network health reaches new heights as flight to safety continues
As Bitcoin’s mining rewards halving fast approaches, the cryptocurrency is showing unprecedented signs of both technical and fundamental strength.
Is Bitcoin personal property or not? Recent stolen crypto cases are providing clarity
It is no secret that the market for stolen cryptocurrency is estimated in the tens of billions of US dollars.
Crypto market wipes out $14 billion as feared Bitcoin halving dump starts
The crypto market lost $14 billion overnight as the Bitcoin price dropped from $9,200 to $8,600 by more than 6.5 percent.
Ethereum shows strong outperformance of ERC-20 tokens as many fade to darkness
ERC-20 tokens have become a large component of the Ethereum ecosystem, but many of them have seen unprecedented losses throughout the past year, with only a handful being able to outperform ETH.
Analyst claims XRP may never recapture $1.00 as its underlying health degrades
In the time following the insane crypto market bull run in 2017, XRP has consistently been one of the worst-performing assets, seeing a notable 40 percent decline in 2019 while failing to track the full extent of the aggregated market’s uptrend throughout 2020.
To most, Bitcoin’s rally from literal irrelevance to becoming one of the most valuable assets in the world is hard to explain.
Ethereum 2.0 launch and Bitcoin halving are 2 perfect catalysts for a bull run
Both Bitcoin and Ethereum have seen stellar performances from their 2020 lows, both gaining 140 percent since the “Black Thursday” crash seen on March 12 and 13.
Bitcoin reclaims key logarithmic growth curve as the case for upside grows
Bitcoin’s intense uptrend seen in the time following its mid-March meltdown has allowed it to put some significant distance between its current price and its recent lows, nearly erasing all of the losses that were incurred in the time following its late-February downturn.
Analysis: Ethereum is being bought by IBM, Microsoft, other Fortune 500 companies
Over the past few weeks, it has been clear as day that retail investors — people like you or myself — have been accumulating Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies.
Crypto OTC desks report “record” institutional selling after Bitcoin crossed $9,000
Ahead of Bitcoin’s upcoming halving on May 12, the cryptocurrency market is seeing a resurgence of sorts as most digital assets returned over 50 percent to investors through April.
Ripple reveals only $1.75 million in OTC institutional sales but massive XRP trade volumes in 2020
Ripple Lab’s Q1 Markets Report for 2020, a quarterly publication detailing XRP’s growth, revealed a massive 90 percent drop in institutional token sales compared to the last quarter of 2019.