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January 8, 2020

Banning Bitcoin Isn’t a Feasible Option for Governments

Governments’ social and economic monopoly over the system affords them power like no other entity. This power has only grown over the last few centuries as […]
January 7, 2020

Understanding Bitcoin’s Macro Cycles

The Bitcoin market has changed dramatically over the course of the last two years, so imagine what the structural change has been like from 2010 to […]
January 7, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 7, 2020 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

If you’ve been keeping up with these analyses, you’ll know we saw a relief rally on the cards for this week. But there are certain conditions […]
January 6, 2020

Why Bitcoin Needs Privacy

The focus in the ecosystem seems to majorly boil down to returns and the Bitcoin price, but without a well-functioning system, the price of Bitcoin will […]
January 6, 2020

Bitcoin Surges on the First Monday of 2020

Bitcoin surged on Monday to a high of $7,550 after dropping on Sunday night, when it was ranging in the area of $7,356.56 – $7,487.33.  The […]
January 4, 2020

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Iran Attack Triggers $500 Recovery in the New Year

The first couple of days of the New Year did nothing to help Bitcoin’s cause. Trading sideways, for the most part, the dying hours of 2nd […]
January 3, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 3, 2020 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

For the first market update of the year, we think it makes sense to zoom out and look at things from a more macro angle as […]
January 2, 2020

New York AG Critical of Tether in Latest Statement

In an ongoing dispute, the New York Attorney General (‘NYAG’) has found it ‘perverse’ that both Tether and Bitfinex are refusing to cooperate in its investigation […]
January 2, 2020

Bitcoin Mining Company Canaan Crashes by 40%

Canaan, the massive cryptocurrency mining company, is undergoing serious difficulties with a recent 40% crash in its share price. The crash comes after a less than […]
January 2, 2020

BitMex to Adopt Bitcoin’s Segwit Functionality for Increased Scalability

The BitMex cryptocurrency exchange has now adopted Segwit functionality, which serves to improve the scalability of the Bitcoin network. It will have many other benefits too. […]
December 30, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 30th Dec. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

The last market update of the year and the decade, so we’ll keep it concise and insightful. Going forward, anyone and everyone who is in the […]
December 29, 2019

Why We Shouldn’t Ignore the Impact of External Economic Factors on Crypto

Cryptocurrencies are decentralized and censorship-resistant due to the inherently robust nature of their internal function i.e. how the Bitcoin network operates when isolated from its external […]
December 29, 2019

Cryptocurrency Tax Guidelines – US Lawmakers Seek Additional Information Regarding Several Issues

Eight members of the U.S. Congress wrote a letter on December 20th, 2019, to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Charles Rettig asking additional information […]
December 27, 2019

Developers Are the Real Backbone of Bitcoin, Not Miners

In a decentralized network, power isn’t supposed to reside in abundance with a faction or a party of people. Some are of the opinion that miners […]
December 27, 2019

Studying the Larger Implications of Central Bank Digital Currencies

Central Bank Digitial Currencies (CBDCs) were a widely discussed theme in the latter half of 2019. It is important for us to understand what sovereign-run digital […]
December 26, 2019

Tokenizing Real-World Assets: Vision and Obstacles

We often hear influencers like Anthony Pompliano speak about how tokenization of assets on a blockchain is inevitable. Although real-world assets have some complicated trade-offs involved, […]
December 26, 2019

Industries That Will Greatly Benefit From Blockchain

It is often said that blockchains are only useful when they help coordinate economic activity in a completely decentralized and permissionless manner. For the most part, […]
December 25, 2019

Staking Services Could Be the Real Money Baggers of 2020

Bitcoin started with Proof of Work (PoW), and almost every other cryptocurrency followed. Now, the paradigm is shifting toward Proof of Stake (PoS) as concerns regarding […]
December 25, 2019

Synthetic Assets As the Key to Financial Inclusion

Crypto enthusiasts often speak of “banking the unbanked”. However, this hasn’t really played out all that much, as Bitcoin and others have remained as an asset […]