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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. […]
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 19, 2019

Fidelity to Support Bitcoin Investors in Europe

US-based financial services corporation Fidelity Investments will soon launch crypto trading and custody services for institutional investors in Europe. To manage its new business and lead […]
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 17, 2019

Alex Gladstein Compares Bitcoin to the Internet

Alex Gladstein, Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) at the Human Rights Foundation, has compared Bitcoin with the internet, talking about its impact on society. When the internet […]
December 17, 2019

Survey Dashes Perception of Bitcoin As a Male-dominated Investment

There is a general perception that Bitcoin is still a male-dominated investment and the interest among women about the premier cryptocurrency is nothing to write home […]
December 13, 2019

China Becomes the Most Prominent Player in Bitcoin Mining

Close on the heels of the news that the country is all set to launch a national digital currency DCEP, China is in the headlines again. […]
December 13, 2019

Africa to Lead the Way in Bitcoin Adoption?

A significant amount of recent data is beginning to suggest that Africa may well lead the way in global Bitcoin adoption. Presently, the Bitcoin price is […]
December 12, 2019

Millennials Prefer Bitcoin Investments Compared To Microsoft & Disney Stocks

Millennials now prefer Bitcoin-based products in comparison with stocks in companies such as Microsoft and Disney. These stocks are among the best of all time with […]
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

Bakkt to Launch Options Contracts for Bitcoin Futures Today

In what could be yet another feather in its crown, US-based Bakkt is launching CFTC-regulated options contracts for Bitcoin futures today. Bakkt’s options contracts come close […]