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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 27, 2019

Bitcoin Price: Santa Takes a Vacation; BTC May Bottom Out in 2020

A couple of weeks ago, we predicted that the holiday season might have a part to play in getting Bitcoin up and running going into the […]
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 26, 2019

Bitcoin Price: Sub-$7,000 or Explosive Rally to $10,000?

BTC seems to be at a crossroads as analysis seems to point at 2 ways the Bitcoin price could go in the coming sessions. One of […]
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 […]
October 14, 2019

India’s Apex Court to Resume Hearing the Cryptocurrency Case on October 15

On October 15, the Supreme Court of India will resume hearing the case against a ban on cryptocurrency businesses in the country imposed by the country’s […]
October 14, 2019

Scarcity Will Be the Trigger for Bitcoin Hitting $1 Million in 2020: McAfee

The main trigger for Bitcoin’s surging price will be its scarcity, says John McAfee. “I said $1 million and I’m sticking to one,” McAfee said recently. […]
October 13, 2019

Bitcoin Price Up By 838,000,000% in 10 Years!

An unbelievable 838,000,000% rise in 10 years! Yes, hold your tongue, you’ve read it exactly right. Unbelievable it may seem, but this has been the story of […]
October 13, 2019

Bitcoin Price Trades Firm Above Crucial Support at $8,400

Bitcoin price is still trading firm above the crucial support level of $8,350. It has been more than two weeks since the Bitcoin price dropped from […]
October 12, 2019

Volatility Rules the Roost in the Bitcoin Trade Today

Volatility literally ruled the roost in the Bitcoin trade today. In the short span of an hour, the Bitcoin price first surged to $8,820, only to […]
October 11, 2019

Joe Kernen Compares Bitcoin to Amazon as “People didn’t Understand Anything About It Initially”

Joe Kernen, the host of CNBC TV’s ‘Squawk Box’ program, has said that people do not understand Bitcoin now just like they did not understand Amazon […]
October 11, 2019

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Trading Volume Soars By an Unprecedented 796%

In an unexpected and surprising turn of events, Bakkt’s Bitcoin futures trading volume has soared by an unprecedented 796% in a single day on October 9. […]
October 11, 2019

Bitwise to Re-file Bitcoin ETF Application as SEC Rejects Its Application

Close on the heels of its rejection by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Bitwise Asset Management and NYSE Arca have confirmed that […]
October 11, 2019

UNICEF Launches Cryptocurrency Fund to Receive, Hold and Disburse Crypto Donations

The United Nations agency UNICEF has become the first UN organization to hold onto its crypto donations, launching a Cryptocurrency Fund on October 9. UNICEF’s Cryptocurrency […]