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Joseph Young also Emphasizes Growing Development Activity Rather than Prices just like Joseph Lubin

While major cryptocurrencies are showing signs of high stability in low price ranges, a bear market like situation, Joseph Young took the twitter to reaffirm what Joseph Lubin had said in August that every bear market or bubble-like situation has led to extensive development of industry and he believes that’s what we are seeing now. […]

Ripple officials talk about the advantages of the XRP ledger and the future prospects with xRapid

Ripple’s foray into the world of banking has been marked with several developments and strides that have been demonstrated in the form of products like xVia, xRapid, and xCurrent. In a recent interview, the officials at the San Francisco based cryptocurrency company have revealed a clear picture as to what they want to achieve: taking […]

Michael Arrington Moved $50 Million USD Worth of XRP In 2 seconds Spending Just 30 Cents in Fees

Despite being perhaps one of the most controversial projects within the crypto-verse, Ripple continues to demonstrate that it is a quality blockchain with practical uses not only for the future but also for the present. In an extract of an interview published by Steven Diep, Michael Arrington testified to this by describing how his company […]

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Calls Bitcoin Breakout, Says Stellar, EOS and Dogecoin Are 2018 Standouts, Analyzes Ethereum, Highlights XRP

Tom Lee, the head of research and co-founder of the independent research firm Fundstrat, just gave a wide-ranging interview on the state of the cryptocurrency market. Appearing on YouTube’s Crypto Tips, Lee started by dispelling a widespread criticism about crypto: that the market is overflowing with speculators. “In general, when people in traditional markets look at […]

Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook

During a recent Q3 earnings call, the world’s largest producer of semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), forecasted weakening growth for the rest of 2018 due to declining demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware. This outlook comes despite anticipating a significant increase in demand for its 7-nanometer processing chips from the high-end smartphone industry. Also Read: […]

Novogratz Says Cryptos Are Safe, Expects Bitcoin to Rally In Q1 2019

Mike Novogratz, a prominent cryptocurrency investor, and CEO of Galaxy Investment Partners has toned down his optimism, reiterating that he doesn’t expect a price surge in the price of Bitcoin until institutional adoption occurs, which could happen in the first half of next year. Speaking with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close,” the […]

Tron [TRX]’s daily transactions surpass Ethereum’s daily transactions again

Justin Sun, the founder and CEO of Tron Foundation, announced today that Tron, the 11th largest cryptocurrency in the market, had surpassed Ethereum in terms of daily transactions for the first time on October 18. Tron outperformed Ethereum with 33,563 additional transactions. Sun announced on Twitter: “It is the first time that #TRON has surpassed […]

SEC Launches “Finhub:” A New Initiative to Promote Engagement with Crypto/Blockchain Innovators, Developers, and Entrepreneurs

After a series of adjustments in certain critical positions within the SEC, the regulatory body appears to be moving decisively toward the construction of a more crypto-friendly legal system. It is important to note that a few weeks ago, the SEC announced that it would open a window for those who disagree with the denials […]

Stellar Lumens (XLM) Most Impressive Recovery Throughout the Market: Fidelity Rumor

Stellar’s native blockchain token XLM paired with US Dollar gain is not stopping upon clearing major declining trend that was tanking it from moving upwards since the beginning of October. Source: coinmarketcap As reported in our previous XLM/USD cover related piece – breaking above the $0.2200 mark on Oct 17th opened doors for further increase […]

Over Half of All Crypto Exchanges Have Security Vulnerabilities: Report

A recent report from ICO Rating has found that only 46% of cryptocurrency exchanges meet the desired security parameters with the remaining 54% considered to have sub-par security measures in place, leaving hundreds of thousands of traders and investors exposed. The sample group of exchanges contains 100 exchanges all of which have a 24-hour volume of […]

Bitcoin [BTC/USD] Technical Analysis: Descending triangle breakout might see bulls take control

The price of Bitcoin [BTC] seems to be boring investors at this point, with investors on Wall Street beginning to call the coin digital gold due to its constrained price movement. However, the long-term trend for Bitcoin might see the price bounce back, owing to the emerging trend patterns. 1 hour: A trend reversal has […]

Wendy McElroy: Crypto Anarchism and Civil Society – The Technology is the Revolution

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 5: Saving the World Through Anarchism Chapter 11, Part 3 Crypto Anarchism and Civil Society. The Technology is the Revolution. by Wendy McElroy Not only is democracy mystical nonsense, it is also immoral. If one man has no right to impose his wishes on another, then […]

Novogratz Addresses Tether’s Shortcomings, Roubini’s Remarks

Mike Novogratz, the founder of Galaxy Digital Holdings and an avid supporter of cryptocurrencies, has said that Tether has nobody but itself to blame for the recent issues they have been facing. Novogratz Addresses Recent Tether FUD Bitcoin bull Mike Novogratz believes that Tether (USDT) needs to be more transparent. He was speaking recently at […]

Ethereum Price Shorts Reach Record Levels

Beginning on Thursday, crypto markets experienced a massive sell-off which affected most coins and brought down total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies to $200 billion, down $25 billion in the space of a few hours in what was overall a bearish week for cryptocurrencies as a whole, but ethereum in particular. Behaviour of investors indicates that […]

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrency holdings need to be fully disclosed says Spanish Government proposal

On 20th October, the Spanish government announced plans for all cryptocurrency investors to disclose their holdings regardless of the investment being within state boundaries or offshore. The government has decided to take these steps in lieu of several cases of monetary fraudulent activities and plans to put a heavy clamp on it. The plans for […]

Travel easy: Blockchain startup M2O won’t let your miles burn

What is the most popular way of traveling? Obviously, by air. Just imagine that over 5,000 air companies flew 4.1 billion passengers in 2017. What’s more, this year the world hit another record, 200,000 aircrafts took off in a single day. However, the ‘air travel’ boom has another side of the coin: the more passengers, […]

Ethereum Devs Reach Consensus to Delay Constantinople Hard Fork Until January 2019

Ethereum (ETH) core developers have reached a consensus to delay a planned hard fork of the protocol , dubbed “Constantinople,” until January 2019. Ethereum (ETH) core developers have reached a consensus to delay a planned hard fork of the protocol until January 2019, in a meeting Friday, Oct. 19. The fork, dubbed “Constantinople,” was first […]

Japanese Government to Simplify Cryptocurrency Taxation Process

A committee of tax experts in Japan that is responsible for advising the government on taxation matters has called for the simplification of the country’s cryptocurrency tax filing process. According to officials of the tax panel, the process is currently complicated and a change is required in order to enhance accuracy and compliance. Per a […]

XRP sentiment gets bullish push as Ripple’s market strategist teases worldwide adoption of xRapid

Ripple has been making headlines recently as its premier offering for cross-border payments, xRapid, is making strides towards building the necessary infrastructure for its implementation. This also bodes well for XRP HODLers as the product directly utilizes the liquidity pool offered by the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency. The hype is also backed up by bullish statements […]

Hacking Group Lazarus Steals $571 Million in Cryptocurrency

THE LAZARUS GROUP As per the report acquired by HardFork, Cybersecurity outfit group-IB the Lazarus Group is responsible for 14 attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges since January 2017, stealing $571 million worth cryptocurrencies. This groups is behind many hacks spanning from government to banks around the world. The data from Group-IB suggests majority of the exchanges […]