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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 […]
December 25, 2019

Iran Proposes Creation of New Cryptocurrency to End US Dollar Dominance

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has proposed that Islamic countries should create a cryptocurrency in order to end the US dollar’s dominance in the world. At a recent […]
December 24, 2019

Bitcoin Price: Could BTC Keep Plugging Ahead After a Bearish Couple of Days?

Since hitting a high of $13,924 in June, Bitcoin has been falling steadily for 6 months, reaching its nadir last week when it went as low […]
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 24, 2019

US Congressman Paul Gosar Introduces ‘Crypto-Currency Act of 2020’

In a clear indication that US lawmakers are getting serious about regulating the crypto space, a US Congressman representing the state of Arizona, Paul Gosar, has […]
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 22, 2019

59% of the Existing Bitcoin Supply is Being Held Long-Term

While the trade volume of Bitcoin is higher than ever, the fact still remains that most Bitcoin is being held for the long term. According to […]
December 21, 2019

Anonymous Fund to Invest $75 Million in Privacy Focused Startups

The activist group ‘Anonymous’ has now resurfaced in order to donate $75 million in funding to blockchain startups that are aiming to increase digital privacy. This […]
December 21, 2019

Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Hit a New Record With 6601 Contracts

From 72 to 6601 within a short span of three months, Bakkt reached a new all-time high on December 18.  While institutional interest in Bitcoin futures […]
November 20, 2019

The State of Decentralized Finance on Ethereum

By far, the most popular use of Ethereum is shaping up to be a stack of permissionless financial services. It started with overcollateralized lending on the […]
November 19, 2019

What the Quadriga CX Debacle Has Taught Us

Earlier this year, a Canadian cryptocurrency exchange – named Quadriga – could no longer access their user’s funds as the exchange’s CEO, Gerald Cotten, mysteriously passed […]
November 19, 2019

What Binance’s Fiat Onboarding Frenzy Means for Crypto

Cryptocurrency exchange behemoth Binance recently announced that they are planning to onboard 180 fiat currencies for native deposits on their platform. They currently have 5 fiat […]
November 18, 2019

A Primer for ETH 2.0 and Proof of Stake

After years of research, phase 0 of ETH 2.0 is less than two months away from the promised launch date, and there are farreaching inferences that […]
November 18, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 18th Nov. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP

Another relatively quiet week in the market with Bitcoin slowly consolidating down to the mid $8,000s. Crypto Twitter has never been so indecisive, and that’s quite […]
November 15, 2019

Bitcoin and Ethereum Monetary Policy Can Change Global Economics

The traditional manner of money issuance revolves around commercial banks and central banks. Both of these institutions are solely in charge of expanding or contracting the […]
November 12, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 12th Nov. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP

A great weekend immediately turned around into a solid move below $9,000 for Bitcoin. Although the broader crypto market has not followed Bitcoin down, price action […]
November 7, 2019

Crypto Market Analysis 7th Nov. – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP

The market has been stagnant since Monday, and there hasn’t been a major move or any volume to indicate any influence or bias from whales. Inflows […]
November 7, 2019

Building Businesses Around Bitcoin Is As Important As Network Growth

Everybody talks about Bitcoin usage and adoption, but where does it come from? In the last 10 months, the Bitcoin price has exploded almost 4x from […]