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The crypto industry is getting an ally in the U.S. Senate
Kelly Loeffler, the CEO of Bakkt, is set to be appointed as the new United States senator of Georgia.
The role of cash in global crypto markets
With the benefits of ‘going cashless’ repeated endlessly in the media and Fintech circles there seems to be an assumption that just by making digital financial services available, cash automatically becomes obsolete.
Bitcoin (BTC) does not look good for the bulls
One of the most prominent technical analysts in the crypto community believes that Bitcoin is bound for a downward push.
Bitfinex becomes the first exchange to support the Lightning Network
Bitfinex, a Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange, announced support for Lightning Network deposits and withdrawals becoming the first exchange in the industry to do so.
According to crypto analyst PlanB, who popularized the Bitcoin stock-to-flow model, understanding the world’s largest cryptocurrency comes down to just three things—its Sharpe ratio, its correlation with other assets, and cointegration with the stock-to-flow model.
More than 11.5 million Bitcoin hasn’t been moved in over a year
Despite Bitcoin’s incredible 85 percent price increase, more than 11.5 million Bitcoin hasn’t been moved in over a year.
Following Chinese President Xi Jinping’s decision to put the nation at the forefront of blockchain technology, VeChain (VET) experienced a massive rally.
Grin developer: Litecoin closer to gaining privacy features with MimbleWimble
The Grin developer tasked with implementing privacy features in Litecoin, David Burkett, has created a thread for monthly updates on the LTC MimbleWimble integration and has announced progress on the plan to bring confidentiality features to the sixth-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization.
Ethereum’s North Korean nightmare: Vitalik Buterin pledges to help free Virgil Griffith
Ethereum’s co-founder Vitalik Buterin stepped forward to help free Virgil Griffith.
China could soon open the doors to security token offerings (STOs)
A representative of the Bank of China affirmed that the country is preparing to allow security token offerings (STOs) within a strict regulatory framework.
Analyst: Current Bitcoin trend similar to when BTC price crashed from $6k to $3k
According to a cryptocurrency market analyst, the current Bitcoin price trend looks similar to when BTC crashed by more than 50 percent in November 2018.
Data shows Binance Coin’s bullish sentiment is on the rise, can it translate to price?
According to the LunarCRUSH research team, social activity and bullish sentiment around Binance Coin (BNB) have risen to six-month highs.
Bitcoin’s bulls have built some serious momentum in the time since the crypto’s capitulatory drop that sent it to lows of $6,500, as they have been able to push its price up towards $8,000, with a break above this level potentially opening the gates for further gains.
Horizen (ZEN) ranked first by active nodes, while Bitcoin (BTC) second
A renowned analyst is making a compelling case for ranking cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin remains strong as $160 million stolen from crypto exchanges in 2019
Throughout the year, hackers have been able to infiltrate multiple crypto exchanges across the world taking with them millions of dollars worth of digital assets.
IDAX ‘exit scam’ shows the problem with exchange centralization
The disappearance of the CEO of Chinese crypto exchange IDAX shed a light on the ever-growing problem of crypto exchange centralization.
Key indicator shows its good time to accumulate as Bitcoin price touches $7800
As the Bitcoin price surpassed $7,500 on November 27th, a key long term trend indicator showed that it is still a good period to accumulate BTC.
RTrade CEO talks Interplanetary File System (IPFS) – potential applications, challenges of good user experience for crypto/web3 devs, ETH 2.0 & ENS Domains
Derrick Foote is a Canadian web 3 entrepreneur dedicated to helping build Web 3 with trust and transparency, giving back data freedom and control online to the users.
With a YTD return of 185%, where is Tezos (XTZ) heading next?
Tezos has had a fantastic year so far with a year-to-date (YTD) return of 185 percent.
Germany proposes bill to allow banks to deal in cryptocurrency in 2020, here’s what this will mean [UPDATED]
The federal parliament of Germany has drafted a bill that, if enacted, will allow banks to become custodians and merchants of cryptocurrency in 2020, German business newspaper Handelsblatt reported Wednesday.
Bakkt’s volumes up 6,250% since launch, futures data bullish for Bitcoin
Bakkt, the market’s first physically-settled Bitcoin futures offering, has posted another record day in trade volume on its monthly contract and is now an order of magnitude away from the volumes of its cash-settled competitor at CME Group.
Hackers begin moving ETH stolen in massive UPbit theft
Hackers believed to be responsible for the massive UPbit theft yesterday have begun moving the stolen coins.
Privacy-focused Brave browser surpasses 40 million downloads
Privacy-focused browser Brave has surpassed 40 million downloads.