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January 18, 2020

4 Reasons Bitcoin Is the Best Cryptocurrency for the World

Since Bitcoin’s launch in 2008, we have seen a plethora of alternative cryptos entering the market. We saw an enormous amount of interest towards the end […]
January 18, 2020

Bitcoin As a Political Movement

Rationalizing Bitcoin’s rise as an economic movement is correct, but not entirely correct. Bitcoin’s revolutionization of economics is intertwined with its objective of serving as a […]
January 17, 2020

Crypto Market Analysis Jan 17 – Bitcoin Price, ETH, XRP

The volume profile on the current move looks excitingly bullish. Usually, volume precedes price and is a tell-all as to what sentiment looks like at the […]
January 16, 2020

Bitpay COO – Bitcoin Price to Reach $20,000 in 2020

Sonny Singh, the Chief Operating Officer of BitPay, has recently indicated that the Bitcoin price could touch $20,000 in 2020. We have seen several other BTC […]
January 16, 2020

Quiet Bitcoin Upgrade to Reduce Transaction Fees by 75%

While most people are interested in the Bitcoin price and other events in the space, the fundamentals and underlying network upgrades are often pushed to the […]
January 15, 2020

Why Bitcoin Competitors Can’t Break the Network Effect and Topple the King

For years now, proponents of other payment-based cryptocurrencies have called for the end of Bitcoin’s reign and the beginning of their favored network’s dominance. The likes […]
January 15, 2020

CME Tops Bakkt Bitcoin Options Volume; Bitcoin Price Gallops to 2-Month High

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) finally launched Bitcoin options trading on its platform on Monday, January 13, and they couldn’t have hoped for a better start. […]
January 14, 2020

How Does Bitcoin Improve the Financial System as It Stands?

In your journey through crypto, have you ever stopped and asked yourself “how exactly does Bitcoin improve my life?” Does it make transacting easier? Does it […]
January 14, 2020

Bitcoin Security Goes Beyond Hash Power

For quite some time now, people have attempted to gauge miner sentiment solely through hash power and difficulty adjustments. In reality, Bitcoin’s security model is much […]
January 13, 2020

Bitcoin Halving and Efficient Markets: A Theoretical Examination of Supply Crunches

Every 4 years or after 250,000 blocks have been mined, the Bitcoin network’s baked-in reward halving comes into the fray. Some believe these events are priced […]
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 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, […]
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 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 29, 2019

Cryptocurrency Tax Guidelines – US Lawmakers Seek Additional Information Regarding Several Issues

Eight members of the U.S. Congress wrote a letter on December 20th, 2019, to the Commissioner of Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Charles Rettig asking additional information […]
December 28, 2019

The Definition of ‘Accredited Investor’ to Be Amended by the SEC

In a move that holds the potential to boost access to investments in cryptocurrencies, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has recently proposed an amendment in […]
December 28, 2019

Cashaa Reduces Service Fee Significantly As Business Volume Soars

In what could be good news for over 5 million crypto investors in India, London-based online banking services platform Cashaa has reduced its service fee from […]
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 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, […]