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November 20, 2019

Why Are Governments So Opposed to Facebook’s Libra?

The last six months in crypto have been dominated by Libra headlines, outlining the regulatory struggles the project has faced since its whitepaper was released in […]
November 20, 2019

Number of Bitcoin ATM Kiosks to Cross 10,000 by 2021

In what can be an indication of the growing popularity of the Bitcoin industry in the world, especially in the United States, the number of Bitcoin […]
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

UK-based Cashaa Offers Banking Solution to USD Bank Accounts

Close on the heels of launching a banking solution for Indian cryptocurrency owners who are currently facing a ban on buying crypto in the country, the […]
November 19, 2019

Bitcoin Price Going Up at a Snail’s Pace

After several days of hibernation, Bitcoin appears to be gradually moving up the ladder to keep investors’ and traders’ hopes alive. Though the premier cryptocurrency, which […]
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 […]
October 23, 2019

Why Bitcoin Is the Only Decentralized Mainstream Currency

Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, created in 2008 and released to the public in January 2009. While there are now thousands of cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin remains the […]
October 23, 2019

How Lightning Can Reignite Bitcoin Payments

The Lightning Network has been touted as one of the most important developments in the Bitcoin ecosystem. Lightning enables seamless, fast, and cheap payment over the […]
October 22, 2019

Running Smart Contracts on Bitcoin

The Bitcoin price rises and falls in tandem with the market perception of Bitcoin i.e. the value Bitcoin provides to an investor/holder. This is why developers […]
October 22, 2019

Bitcoin, Proof of Work, and Sustainable Mining

One of the more fascinating topics making the rounds of the cryptocurrency ecosystem is the discussion about different consensus mechanisms and the trade-offs that occur as […]
October 21, 2019

As 18 Millionth Bitcoin Mined, Experts Predict Scarcity Will Drive Bitcoin Price to New Highs

A new milestone has been crossed in Bitcoin’s 10-year old history, as on October 18, the 18 millionth Bitcoin was mined, leaving just 3 million Bitcoins […]
October 20, 2019

The Outlook on Bitcoin for 2020 and Beyond

The Bitcoin price has recently experienced a sharp decline. Shortly after the opening of the Bakkt Bitcoin futures exchange, Bitcoin would drop by 20% in under […]
October 20, 2019

UNICEF the Latest Charity to Accept Bitcoin Payments

The United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has become the latest in a long list of charities to accept payments in Bitcoin. It will also […]
October 18, 2019

SEC to Review Bitwise Bitcoin ETF Proposal

Hardly 10 days after rejecting it for its failure to ‘prevent fraudulent and manipulative acts and practices’, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) wants to […]
October 18, 2019

UK-based FXCM Group Launches CryptoMajor: A New Bitcoin Trading Service

UK-based FXCM Group has introduced a new Bitcoin trading service named CryptoMajor. CryptoMajor is a basket that contains five popular cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin, Ether, XRP, Bitcoin Cash, […]