• When crypto markets fall, most altcoins take a beating together, as has been the case during this morning’s Asian trading session. All in the top ten are showing red with some, such as Ripple, falling by as much as 15% in the past 24 hours. Only one altcoin is posting positive gains and that is NEO. A bigger selloff occurred last week when fearmongering media outlets misreported a total crypto ban in South Korea. What

    NEO Shines as Bears Bash Crypto Markets

    | 2018/01/16 10:15 am
  • News of a fresh crackdown on cryptocurrency trading in China has added to stress on Bitcoin and altcoin markets, seeing assets lose 30% in hours. $200 Billion Disappears In New Downturn Bitcoin dipped around 13.7% to challenge $12,000 Tuesday as both South Korea and China present regulatory changes which could limit access even further for regular users. Despite local Korean news outlets forecasting that a “shutdown” on the cryptocurrency exchange space was “not likely” Monday,

    Dark Side Of The Moon: Bitcoin Sets Lunar New Year Lows For 3rd Time

    | 2018/01/16 5:30 am
  • A security expert says that rising cryptocurrency prices can lead to a surge in cryptojacking of people’s smart homes. If there’s one thing that movies have educated us on, it’s that there’s always some form of unintended consequences when it comes to new technology. Usually this comes in the form of horrific doom as mankind is wiped out by killer robots or some terrible plague. Yet there are some unforeseen events that can occur as

    Cryptocurrency Price Surge Could Lead to Hacked Smart Homes

    | 2018/01/09 10:30 am
  • Pioneering Bitcoin developer Nick Szabo has described Bitcoin Cash (BCash) as “centralized sock puppetry” as analysts voice concern over its network. Alibaba Hosts 54% Of BCash Nodes Retweeting findings by software architect Sondre Bjellås, Szabo, who is considered one of the most likely candidates to have created Bitcoin, was candid in his opinion of the controversial Bitcoin hard fork. "Bitcoin Cash" is centralized sock puppetry. https://t.co/OJJo5vwEfn — Nick Szabo (@NickSzabo4) December 21, 2017 BCash has

    ‘Bitcoin Cash is Centralized Sock Puppetry’ Says Bitcoin Pioneer Nick Szabo

    | 2017/12/22 7:30 am
  • The past couple of days have seen market corrections across the board as Bitcoin and its altcoin brethren pull back from all-time highs earlier in the week. As panic and hysteria ripples through social media crypto groups, largely populated by inexperienced traders, those holding Ripple have reason to smile. Ripple’s XRP token has surpassed Bitcoin Cash by market capacity in the past few hours, surging 28% to an all-time peak of $1.38.  At the time

    Ripple Reaches for the Sky

    | 2017/12/22 2:00 am
  • Traders are accusing Coinbase and its GDAX trading platform of “insider trading” after Bitcoin Cash (BCH) appeared to reach $9000 in a failed launch. Industry Cries Foul Over Coinbase/ GDAX BCash ‘Trading’ Significant price volatility in BCH, also known as BCash, accompanied a botched release on GDAX, which then saw activity tantamount to market manipulation, critics are saying. Trading of the altcoin stopped completely in the hours after launch, due to recommence December 20 at

    Coinbase Accused of Insider Trading After Botched BCash Launch

    | 2017/12/20 7:30 am
  • One of the main snippets of advice given to inexperienced crypto traders is to try and look for altcoins that have a purpose or technology that can be applied in real-world situations. Many of them do just that including Ethereum, NEO, Substratum, OmiseGO, Power Ledger, Factom, Iota and TenX to name a few. Then there are those that are just currencies such as Bitcoin and Litecoin which can also be outstanding investment opportunities as we

    The White Elephant in the Room – EOS Investors Shell Out $700m for Purposeless Token

    | 2017/12/18 11:00 pm
  • As we roll into another week of crypto trading the Bitcoin bulls have been a little subdued in the last 24 hours. BTC hasn’t fluctuated much from around $16,400 where it currently trades. Huge swings in the king of crypto were bounteous this weekend amid the launch of CBOE’s futures contracts. Bitcoin gained and lost over $5,000 in just a few days before recovering but Ethereum has remained pretty flat for weeks … until now.

    Escalating Ethereum Breaks New Records

    | 2017/12/12 1:15 am
  • While China’s Localbitcoins market sets new records, investors appear to be piling in to a brand new Ethereum-based asset – OneCoin. CEO: We Didn’t Want The Speculation As Quartz reports Monday, the unfortunately named OneCoin, which domestic tech company Xunlei released in October, since achieved an all-time high of 80 times its original price. China has sought to ban crypto-to-fiat trading this year by closing down exchanges, and has also prevented any ICOs from raising

    Forget The Name? China’s New OneCoin Posts 80x Growth

    | 2017/12/11 6:30 am
  • The total market cap for cryptocurrency went over $370 billon today, surpassing the market cap of JPMorgan Chase. Perhaps Jamie Dimon might have to eat some crow for Christmas. It may be time for Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase, to get ready to start eating some humble pie. As everyone who’s interested in cryptocurrency knows, Dimon has really loathed Bitcoin, taking every opportunity he can to bash it. His constant bellyaching about Bitcoin

    Cryptocurrency Market Cap Now Higher than JPMorgan Chase

    | 2017/12/06 7:00 am
  • IOTA has posted nearly 400% gains since the beginning of this week, pushing it up through the top 10 market caps in a matter of days to displace Ripple as the fourth largest cryptocurrency. It’s official: IOTA is mooning. The altcoin opened up the week with prices hovering around $1.40 on December 2nd. Today it reached an all-time $5.55, a staggering increase of nearly 400% over a matter of four days. Soaring Ever Higher The

    IOTA Shoots to Fourth Highest Market Cap In Massive Rally

    | 2017/12/06 5:00 am
  • The total value of all cryptocurrencies currently sits at around $300 billion, but venture capitalist Albert Wenger believes that it could eventually be worth trillions of dollars. The economic, not to mention societal, impact of cryptocurrency cannot be denied. Individuals from across the globe are turning to decentralized digital currency for numerous reasons, such as investment, ease of transactions, anonymity, lack of bank access, or sheer need. It seems every new week brings a new high

    Top Venture Capitalist Says Cryptocurrencies Could be Worth Trillions of Dollars

    | 2017/12/02 4:00 pm
  • Speculators and cryptocurrency traders might not be the only ones that are benefiting from the current Bitcoin rally. Many stocks of Asian companies have rapidly risen today, as Bitcoin managed to hit a new all-time high. Asian Company Stocks are Rallying The whole financial and technology world is watching today, as the popular decentralized cryptocurrency Bitcoin managed, for the first time to reach the astonishing price of $11,517 and a total market cap valuation of over

    How Asian Companies are Benefiting From the Current Bitcoin Rally

    | 2017/11/30 1:00 am
  • As the whole finance and tech world is currently focusing on Bitcoin, Ethereum has managed to hit a new all-time high price as well.  The Rise of Ethereum Bitcoin isn’t the only cryptocurrency that is currently in the news spotlight. The digital currency Ethereum has also gained a lot of momentum over the last couple of months. Analysts and experts believe that the reason for the astronomical rise of Ethereum is the recent hype around

    Ethereum Price Breaks $500 Barrier for the First Time

    | 2017/11/29 6:00 pm
  • After stubbornly resisting a $3000 price point for weeks, Bitcoin has managed to effortlessly sail towards its latest $4000 all-time high in a matter days following it’s breakout last week. It’s a bullish time for Bitcoin. Investors were exuberant last week as Bitcoin finally broke its infamous $3000 price point. Now the bulls are out of the pen, and Bitcoin prices continue to soar. Yesterday, prices finally pushed past $4,000, setting a new milestone in Bitcoin

    Bitcoin Value Breaches $4000 Milestone in Record-Breaking Week

    | 2017/08/13 11:30 am
  • Bitcoin’s price reached historic new highs at $3230 late last night, while Bitcoin Cash settled below $300. Enthusiasm has finally picked back up amidst the volatility following August 1’s hard fork, and Bitcoin has a brand new price tag to show for it. Bitcoin shattered its previous record high of $3000 last night, while Bitcoin Cash took another haircut and has settled at around $285. The 3k price represents a notorious resistance level for Bitcoin,

    We Have Liftoff: Bitcoin Price Rockets Past $3000 Record High

    | 2017/08/05 11:30 am
  • Ethereum price is crashing at an alarming speed. Could the Ether bubble be real? If so, has it finally popped? Ethereum Price Drops Over 15% Ether, the underlying currency in the Ethereum blockchain, is losing value on the price charts, having dropped $47.44 (-15.51%) in the last 24 hours. Currently sitting at $259, Ether continues to drop at an alarming rate, causing investors to wonder if the bubble mentioned by several members of the community is now

    Flippening Flop? Ethereum Price is Crashing Amid Bubble Fears

    | 2017/06/26 7:30 am
  • The global cryptocurrency market cap has passed the $94 billion mark, breaking its previous record, nearing the $100 billion milestone. Cryptocurrency Market Resumes Rally The cryptocurrency market is on a wild ride heading north and approaching $100 billion USD. Its market capitalization has broken its previous all-time high of roughly $90.7 billion, which was followed by a accentuated pullback that wiped out nearly $30 billion in value. Currently sitting at $94.6 billion, it has grown nearly 30% since last

    Bitcoin & Cryptocurrencies Resume Rally, Market Cap Nears $100 Billion

    | 2017/06/05 8:00 am
  • The upsurge in demand for Bitcoin in South Korea is causing the cryptocurrency to trade with a considerable premium in the country of 44%. Bitcoin in South Korea In the midst of the Bitcoin rally, some countries are seeing more excitement than others. Most notably, Japan which has recently passed a law to recognize Bitcoin as a legal method of payment pushing the popularity of Bitcoin and its trading volumes to new levels within the

    Bitcoin Hits $4,000 in South Korea, 44% Above Global Market Price

    | 2017/05/25 11:00 am
  • The global cryptocurrency market cap has now blown through that of famous startups like Uber , Didi Chuxing, Airbnb, Xiaomi, and many others. Global Cryptocurrency Market cap As Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies gain traction throughout the world, more money keeps pouring from traditional markets into the cryptosphere. Breaking record highs during the weekend, Bitcoin, Ethereum and others have grown to unprecedented values, adding roughly $25 billions to the global crypto market cap in the last

    Global Cryptocurrency Market is Now Bigger Than Uber, Airbnb, Xiaomi

    | 2017/05/22 10:30 am
  • The Ripple cryptocurrency XRP has been the center of attentions, rallying to unprecedented heights over the last month but what is truly fueling the rally? [Note: This is an Op-Ed] XRP Shoots Up 445% Ripple has been enjoying a phenomenal month on the price charts, constantly breaking all time highs and dominating daily trading volume. Although recent times have been filled with exciting rallies, XRP has overshadowed every altcoin out there, growing over 445%% in two weeks,

    Ripple Soars 445% in 2 Weeks, But XRP Holders Won’t Like This Article

    | 2017/05/17 9:00 am
  • The UK-based Bitcoin startup, BitConnect is experiencing a substantially consistent growth of its BitConnect Coin cryptocurrency. The sustained rise in user adoption follows the company’s announcement of record value and market capitalization, during Q1 2017. [Note: This is a press release.] BitConnect Coin is a community-driven, open-source, peer-to-peer cryptocurrency, designed for mass adoption and has a limited total supply of units. The cryptocurrency (BCC) entered the market in Q1 2017 and recorded a market capitalization of 

    Cryptocurrency BitConnect Coin Sees Sustained Growth Amid a Surge in Adoption

    | 2017/05/14 1:37 pm
  • eToro has revealed that the number of users its Bitcoin and Ethereum has soared while trading volumes have “exploded” on its platform since the beginning of the year.  eToro Runs Up Trading Volume 4,500% EToro, a leading online trading and investment platform, has experienced a huge increase in both cryptocurrency users and trading volume of Bitcoin and Ethereum, according to Marketwatch.  So far this year, eToro users trading CFDs (contracts for difference) in cryptocurrencies his risen by

    EToro Sees Bitcoin & Ethereum Trading Volume ‘Explode’ by 4,500%

    | 2017/04/28 5:30 am