When Avanti Financial hinted at a new bank-issued digital asset late last month, it was scant on details. “Avit has no analog,” Avanti CEO Caitlin Long said at the time. “It is a digital asset. Blockstream is our technology partner. We’re not going to announce anything more than that. One could presume that the Bitcoin
The Bolivarian Council of Mayors in Venezuela signed the so-called “National Tax Harmonization Agreement” for 305 municipalities in the country, including the Petro (PTR) as a means to collect payments of taxes and sanctions. The cryptocurrency is becoming increasingly widely used as the result of a new campaign. According to the government, the vice president
On August 11, 2020, the Electron Cash developer Jonald Fyookball announced that Cashfusion tiers have been expanded to allow 10x bigger coins to be fused. The announcement got the Bitcoin Cash community excited to “fuse with whales,” as the increase has been upped from 0.82 BCH to 8.2 BCH. Cashfusion is a type of coin
As the bitcoin market sees red, DeFi opportunities in stablecoin trading have some borrowing rates exploding to double digits. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $11,342 as of 20:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Slipping 4% over the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin’s 24-hour range: $11,299-$11,943 BTC below its 10-day and 50-day moving averages, a bearish signal for market
Bitcoin price is on fire again, after spending three full months trading sideways. After busting through resistance at $10,000 and out of its downtrend, the asset quickly rocketed to over $12,000. Still, one economist says that this is just the “super early days” of Bitcoin’s next uptrend. And the monthly crypto chart shows that this
Bitcoin surged past $12,000 on Monday morning, rallying as certain altcoins plunged. The move brought the cryptocurrency as high as $12,100. Just as fast as BTC rallied, though, it dropped. Just hours after $12,000 was tapped, Bitcoin plunged around $500 in the span of an hour, forming a “Bart” formation. The Bart brought the cryptocurrency
According to recently published research, an attacker has found vulnerabilities in the Tor browser network that might have allowed them to steal Bitcoin (BTC) from users. Tor was developed by the U.S. government for anonymous internet communication and has since been adopted by privacy advocates. Because of its privacy-preserving features, it is also popular with
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India is the hub for call center scams. Call it a lack of strict regulatory measures to stop such activities or the scammers’ resilience to start over every time their business is busted, but call center scams have only grown more prevalent in the country. With cryptocurrencies slowly gaining ground in the subcontinent, groups of
Nasdaq-listed company Microstrategy Inc. is bullish on bitcoin, saying that it is a “dependable store of value” that is “superior to cash.” The billion-dollar company has purchased $250 million in bitcoin, adopting the cryptocurrency as its primary treasury reserve. Public Company Now Holds Bitcoin as Cash Reserve Microstrategy Inc. (NASDAQ: MSTR), which describes itself as
Binance has said reports Liechtenstein authorities blocked a deal to put its CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) on the board of a now-defunct bank are unfounded. On Monday, Swiss newspaper Inside Paradeplatz reported that Liechtenstein’s Financial Market Authority (FMA) had rejected an application in July by Union Bank to put Zhao on its board in a
Bitcoin bounced back sharply after testing the $11,500 support zone against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to accelerate higher above $12,000 as long as it is above the 100 hourly SMA. Bitcoin is trading well above the $11,800 and $11,500 support levels. The price is facing a couple of hurdles near the $12,000 and
Bitcoin hit $12,000 but then fell as long derivatives traders were wiped out. Meanwhile, DeFi lending continues to grow. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $11,884 as of 20:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Gaining 1.8% over the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin’s 24-hour range: $11,468-$12,084 BTC above its 10-day and 50-day moving averages, a bullish signal for market
Bitcoin has a likelihood of crashing towards $6,000 in the coming months, according to the Quantum Hedge Fund. The firm pointed to a fractal that sees the cryptocurrency breaking lower after entering the $12,500-$17,000 range. Meanwhile, strong fundamentals see a bullish picture for Bitcoin. Bitcoin has some fuel left to continue its price rally towards $12,500-$17,000.
A judge has sentenced Australian citizen Kathryn Nguyen to a maximum time of 2 years and 3 months in prison for her role in stealing more than 100,000 XRP tokens in January 2018. According to an Aug. 11 report in Australian publication Information Age, Nguyen was sentenced over the theft of more than $300,000 in
The cost of sending a transaction over the Bitcoin network rose sharply over the past month, as the price of the top cryptocurrency climbed higher. According to latest data from Bitinfocharts, the average bitcoin (BTC) transaction fee soared by as much as 547% in the month to August 6, rising from just $1 to $6.47.
A new cryptocurrency scam in India is targeting wealthy individuals using a fake mobile app. According to India TV News, cybercriminals are targeting high income individuals across India. Victims receive messages through social media groups asking them to sell and buy Bitcoin through a mobile app. This app, which supposedly acts as a crypto exchange,
Key takeaways: The League of Entropy is launching the first production-ready version of drand, a network that produces “randomness” (also known as entropy) for anyone to use. Randomness is essential to cryptographic security. Filecoin is the first protocol to use this version of drand in its upcoming mainnet launch to create decentralized, verifiable randomness for
With Bitcoin pumping, major altcoins flying, and new all-time highs being set, the crypto market fear and greed index is tapping highs not seen in over a year. In fact, the metric has achieved the second-highest reading in the index’s history. What does soaring crypto market greed potentially reveal about where the current uptrend stands?
Are Cryptocurrencies & Bitcoin A Good Investment? – Coffee With Markus | Episode 77 Join me live this upcoming Monday, August 10th for special discussion on Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies. Over the last few weeks, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are surging. So are cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and probably 1000 others actually something you should consider