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January 1, 2020

Government Surveillance: The Dark Side of Blockchain

Blockchain has been touted to revolutionize the way in which the world works by facilitating better coordination and the ability to implement truly permissionless systems without […]
January 1, 2020

Can the Likes of Tezos and Polkadot Oust Ethereum?

The rise of Ethereum has led to a new world of opportunity for permissionless, decentralized systems. Now, a fleet of competitors has risen to the challenge, […]
January 1, 2020

SEC Postpones Decision on Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Bitcoin investors’ wait for an Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) continues as the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin ETF proposal. Earlier, the New […]
December 31, 2019

German Banks Embracing Bitcoin in 2020

Under newly enacted legislation, German banks are now embracing Bitcoin, much like several other organizations, for instance, the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) and the Russian […]
December 31, 2019

Bitcoin Node Sent to the Moon By Startup

Another Bitcoin node has been sent to outer space, this time by the blockchain startup SpaceChain. The startup received 60,000 euros in funding from the European […]
December 31, 2019

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Stagnancy Continues As 2020 Approaches

In the last 10 days, we’ve seen a number of false dawns in the BTC market. On 22nd December, the Bitcoin price closed above $7,600 and […]
December 30, 2019

Can Cryptocurrency Really Help Countries in Crisis Like Argentina and Venezuela?

Economic crises have hit the world hard in the last couple of decades. South America, in particular, has been the subject of poor economic policy and […]
December 30, 2019

Analysts Say Despite 2019 Price Volatility, Bitcoin Still Remains Strong

The prominent figures in the crypto market opine that Bitcoin’s average price throughout 2019 remains positive. People that remain in doubt about the Bitcoin price can […]
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 24, 2019

What Is the True Purpose of Litecoin?

As things stand today, Litecoin is seen as an earlier version of Bitcoin Cash that essentially forked from the Bitcoin code, albeit non-contentiously, in order to […]
December 23, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 23rd Dec. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

Fundamentally, the market hasn’t changed all that much in the last few days. Derivative open interest is declining, while volatility is starting to pick up. BTC […]
December 20, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 20th Dec. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP.

Bitcoin made a much-awaited new low at the low $6,400s. The broader market has followed this trend as BTC continues to be the sole driver of […]
December 18, 2019

Bitcoin’s Declining Security Budget Is a Matter of Concern

The Bitcoin price is expected to go berserk thanks to the block reward halving coming in 2020. But what it also does is reduce the overall […]
December 18, 2019

How Cryptocurrency Regulation Can Shape Up in 2020

Some of the most important themes of 2019 were regulatory reactions and the ability of governments to make sense of the crypto space.  Some countries, like […]
December 11, 2019

Building Bitcoin Alternatives Strengthens Bitcoin Itself

A very unique point of view from Hasu, an economic security researcher, along with his co-authors James Prestwich and Brandon Curtis is the idea that Bitcoin […]
December 10, 2019

Why Binance vs. The Block Is More Important Than You Think

The recent controversy around The Block’s reports alleging Binance had an office in Shanghai that was shut down following a police raid dominated social media attention […]
December 9, 2019

Coinbase vs. Binance: The Race for Dominance

Two of the largest crypto exchanges in the world are now branching out to provide a plethora of other services within the cryptocurrency ecosystem. From staking […]
December 7, 2019

Decentralized Stablecoins Can Eat Into Traditional Finance

One of the biggest concerns of central banks and financial regulators is the impact stablecoins can have on the economy. In their opinion, having a private, […]