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Chainalysis: Value Of Bitcoin (BTC) Payments Falls By 80% From Jan. 2018 High

Bitcoin In Payments Becomes “Distant Dream” According to data from Chainalysis, routed through Reuters, the U.S. dollar (USD) value of Bitcoin transactions processed by this market’s 17 foremost payment processors (BitPay, CoinPayments, etc.) has fallen drastically, indicating that BTC’s long-touted medium of value use case could be a sham. Chainalysis, a leading crypto-centric analytics startup, revealed that from… Read More »

North Korea Announces International Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Summit

If you’re a crypto enthusiast and adventurer with no plans for April 2019, perhaps you can merge your two passions and attend the first Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Conference to be held in North Korea. In a press release published on the official website of the communist country, the Korean friendship association announced that preparations are underway to open… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash Continues to Fall as Investors Shun Hard Fork Controversy

Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Cryptocurrency, Hard Forks–Hash wars. Hard forks. Satoshi’s legacy. The list of complications and headaches for the industry of cryptocurrency continues to mount for the fourth largest cryptocurrency. Since breaking off from Bitcoin Core (BTC) in August 2017, BCH has been on the instigating end of a number of controversies. In December 2017, the coin became… Read More »

Riding The Tsunami: XRP Survives Two Crashes With A $4 Billion Lead Ahead Of Ethereum

The crypto market hasn’t been a nice place these last few days, although a crypto like XRP has done good to withstand the storm. The whole crash is all thanks to a rivalry-ridden Bitcoin Cash fork. As a fact, the only reason the rest of the market is suffering is because of Bitcoin’s panicky reaction to the fork… Read More »

Bitcoin Manipulation: U.S. DOJ Probes Tether and Bitfinex Amidst Price Crash

The U.S Department of Justice (DOJ) has set its sights on Bitfinex and Tether Ltd in its probe into last year’s bitcoin price surge. The DOJ is inquiring into the possibility of market manipulation, involving the use of Tether’s stablecoin to drive up the price of Bitcoin. Renewed Scrutiny Over Alleged Bitcoin Manipulation Claims According to a Bloomberg… Read More »

BREAKING: Bakkt’s Bitcoin (BTC) Futures Launch Pushed to January 24th 2019

In a Medium post earlier today, the CEO of Bakkt, Kelly Loeffler, has update the crypto and investor communities on the progress of the highly anticipated launch of the global platform. One major takeaway from the update, is that trading and warehousing of digital assets through Bakkt will launch on the 24th of January, 2019. The statement announcing… Read More »

Bitcoin at $15,000 – Tom Lee Stands Firmly on Price Prediction Despite Current Decline

Tom Lee is standing by his recent $15,000 price prediction despite the current plummeting price of Bitcoin. The Fundstrat chief also said the selloff of tech stocks might be playing a role in the cryptocurrency market downturn. Bitcoin Fair Value is $7,000 Speaking to CNBC on Tuesday, Lee declared that he was still bullish towards Bitcoin. The previous… Read More »

New Bitcoin (BTC) Index Could Pave the Way for Future ETF Approvals

News reaching Ethereum World News indicate that MV Index Solutions – based in Frankfurt Germany – has launched the MVIS Bitcoin US OTC Spot Index (MVBTCO). This new index is the first Bitcoin index based on price feeds from OTC (Over The Counter) digital asset trading operations in the United States. The index shows the spot price of… Read More »