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Coinbase CEO: Crypto in VR is the Next Big Application of Blockchain

Either it will be the best thing the crypto world will ever experience or a farce in the name of the best thing the world will ever experience. That’s pretty much the discussion around virtual reality (VR), a technology which allows humans beings to experience an immersive illusion of being somewhere else. Many Hollywood blockbusters, including The Matrix,… Read More »

Crypto Week In Review: SEC Delays Bitcoin ETF Ruling, Coinbase Lists Four Altcoins

In a bear market-induced sense of panic, the crypto market at large has stopped responding to industry developments altogether, with the news of the past week coming in one ear, and out the other. Regardless, startups still seem hell-bent on bolstering this industry’s infrastructure. And, frankly, this unrelenting drive for innovation doesn’t come unwarranted.As once stated by Spencer Bogart… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC Sellers In Control Below $3,600

Key PointsBitcoin price extended losses below the $4,000 and $3,600 supports against the US Dollar.There is a significant bearish trend line formed with resistance at $3,630 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken).The pair is currently consolidating losses above $3,200, with resistances near $3,500 and $3,600.Bitcoin price is in a major downtrend below… Read More »

Institutional Investors Still Interested? Bitwise Releases Bitcoin and Ethereum Funds

The creator of the world’s first cryptocurrency index fund has launched two liquid beta funds holding bitcoin and ether exclusively to address market demand. The Bitwise Bitcoin Fund and the Bitwise Ethereum Fund are available in two share classes, Institutional Shares and Investor Shares.Bitwise Funds Open to Minimum Investment of $25,000 for Retail Investors and $1 Million for… Read More »

Crypto Community Reacts to New Coinbase Listings: Reception Generally Negative

After Coinbase announced that it would review some 30-plus crypto assets for listing, the crypto community launched a word-war against it.The conservative US exchange, which operates under the strict watch of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), revealed the names of these tokens in a recent announcement on Friday. While the new assets include prominent names like XRP… Read More »

Half The Crypto Market Wiped Out in Less Than a Month

FOMO MomentsCrypto markets licking wounds from a new yearly low; gains are marginal as all altcoins are still on the floor.A few hours ago crypto markets dropped to their lowest levels since early August 2017. Market capitalization plummeted perilously towards $100 billion and hit a new 2018 low yet again. Things are bouncing off the bottom at the… Read More »