Bitcoin Drama, Ether Rally, Teen Held Over Twitter Hack: Hodler’s Digest, July 27–Aug. 2
by Cointelegraph By Thomas Simms on August 2, 2020 at 9:00 pm
There’s been plenty of drama on the crypto markets this week — Bitcoin surged to $12,000 only to crash spectacularly, and Ether has continued to rally.
Former China Central Bank Exec Pushes for Digital Currencies
by Cointelegraph By Emilia David on August 2, 2020 at 8:00 pm
Former Bank of China vice president says digital currencies can be a substitute for cash on circulation.
Top 5 Cryptocurrencies to Watch This Week: BTC, ETH, LINK, VET, LTC
by Cointelegraph By Rakesh Upadhyay on August 2, 2020 at 7:15 pm
Bitcoin price corrected sharply after reaching $12,000 but the strong bounce from BTC and altcoins shows bulls are intent on pushing prices higher.
Tencent Builds Blockchain Platform for China’s Oldest Wine Producer
by Cointelegraph By Ting Peng on August 2, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Tencent to build a blockchain-based wine traceability platform for China’s oldest wine producer.
Stablecoins, Ceilings and Digital Currencies: Bad Crypto News of the Week
by Cointelegraph By Joel Comm on August 2, 2020 at 6:00 pm
Check out this week’s Bad Crypto podcast.
How Not to Lose Your Cryptocurrency License in Estonia
by Cointelegraph By Mykola Demchuk on August 2, 2020 at 5:00 pm
Basic recommendations for those who are considering incorporating crypto business in Estonia.
Blockchain-based IP Protection Application Gets Investment
by Cointelegraph By Ting Peng on August 2, 2020 at 3:11 pm
A blockchain startup is leveraging the technology to protect content creators and maintain copyright over their works.
OKCoin Says Institutional Investors Benefit Most From OCC Crypto Clarity
by Cointelegraph By Benjamin Pirus on August 2, 2020 at 2:30 pm
OKCoin says recent U.S. regulatory clarity on digital asset custody is significant for big money players.
With Bitcoin Gaining Ground, Is the Altcoin Season Coming to an End?
by Cointelegraph By Jay Hao on August 2, 2020 at 2:00 pm
This time around, for however long it lasts, Bitcon’s run and the altcoin season are going to be very different.
Why Trump Banning TikTok May Be a Blessing for Bitcoin Price, Adoption
by Cointelegraph By Keith Wareing on August 2, 2020 at 1:02 pm
Trump's TikTok Ban could see 80 million people flock to crypto, which would be great news for Bitcoin price and the entire cryptocurrency space.
Blood on the Blockchain: Tokenizing Can Make Donations More Effective
by Cointelegraph By Rachel Wolfson on August 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm
Tokenizing blood may help with supply chain efficiencies, creating a way to trace blood from the donor to the hospital.
$20,000 Won’t Pose Any Resistance for Bitcoin Price, Says Max Keiser
by Cointelegraph By Joseph Young on August 2, 2020 at 10:58 am
The price of Bitcoin will surpass $28,000 as the previous all-time high won’t pose any resistance, and eventually shoot for six-figures, says Max Keiser.
Today’s Cryptocurrency Trusts and Hedge Funds Amid Financial Crisis
by Cointelegraph By Elvina Kamalova on August 2, 2020 at 10:30 am
The digital asset is now experiencing what may be a historic rise in acceptance, as the COVID-19 pandemic revealed its needs.
Various Crypto Mining Strategies Underline Industry’s Growth Potential
by Cointelegraph By Shiraz Jagati on August 2, 2020 at 9:32 am
PoS mining platforms are gaining traction globally but could use more polishing and real-life testing, according to experts.
$1 Billion Liquidated as Bitcoin Price Crashes by $1.4K in Minutes
by Cointelegraph By Joseph Young on August 2, 2020 at 6:24 am
Bitcoin price suddenly crashed by roughly $1.4K in minutes to $10,600 and rebounded slightly as weekend volatility continues.
On Solid Ground: Stablecoins Thriving Amid Financial Uncertainty
by Cointelegraph By António Madeira on August 2, 2020 at 5:00 am
The state of stablecoins: Demand for stablecoins continues to grow amid financial uncertainty.
New 2020 Bitcoin Price High at $12,000 Proves Bulls Remain in Control
by Cointelegraph By Ray Salmond on August 2, 2020 at 3:35 am
Bitcoin price rallied through a key resistance zone and secured a new 2020 high at $12,000.
Five Years Since Launch, Is Ethereum Creating a New Boom?
by Cointelegraph By António Madeira on August 2, 2020 at 1:30 am
A look into DeFi versus ICOs as another year passes for Ethereum.
After the US Senate Pros and Cons on Digital Money — What Do We Do With It?
by Cointelegraph By Andrew Rossow on August 1, 2020 at 11:30 pm
The crypto industry has the best historical moment to change the discourse about cryptocurrency and its reputation into a successful innovative tech sector.
3 Reasons Why Ethereum Price Rallied 75% to Hit a 2-Year High at $400
by Cointelegraph By Joseph Young on August 1, 2020 at 11:16 pm
Ethereum price hit a 2-year high today and 3 factors suggest the altcoin could rally even higher.
Cryptojacking Attacks Are Seriously Underestimated, Says BlackBerry VP
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on August 1, 2020 at 9:30 pm
BlackBerry exec believes that many businesses don’t have a great visibility about the combination of crypto mining apps with malware.
Decentralized Exchanges Are Building a Life Raft but Need a Bridge
by Cointelegraph By Alex Wearn on August 1, 2020 at 5:00 pm
Despite the significant growth of decentralized crypto exchanges, their centralized counterparts still control the majority of industry trade volume.
Bitcoin ‘Fills’ $11.6K Futures Gap, But Is $10K More Likely Than $15K?
by Cointelegraph By Michaël van de Poppe on August 1, 2020 at 3:05 pm
Bitcoin has seen a surprise Saturday surge to a 12-month high as $15,000 becomes a real possibility in the near term.
Bitcoin Futures Traders Bet on Bullish Price Action, but Not Too Fast
by Cointelegraph By Osato Avan-Nomayo on August 1, 2020 at 2:30 pm
Bitcoin futures open interest is currently at an all-time high as traders expect more upside for BTC’s spot price.
Bitcoin Now ‘Perfectly on Track’ to $100K, Says Stock to Flow Creator
by Cointelegraph By Joseph Young on August 1, 2020 at 1:52 pm
The price of Bitcoin surpassed $11,700, and the creator of the Stock to Flow model says BTC to $100,000 is well on track.
Ethereum Classic Blockchain Splits Due to Reorg by a Single Miner
by Cointelegraph By Alex Cohen on August 1, 2020 at 1:17 pm
Ethereum classic was attacked? ETC network briefly goes down for maintenance, diagnosis report explains what happened.
Blockstack CEO Says Bitcoin Is a Better DeFi Solution Than Most Think
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on August 1, 2020 at 12:30 pm
Bitcoin a secure cryptocurrency, whereas Ethereum has been a “frontrunner” when it comes to smart contracts.
Title Token for Blockchain Estate Registry, Part 2
by Cointelegraph By Oleksii Konashevych on August 1, 2020 at 10:00 am
Focusing on title tokens, a theory of smart laws, digital authorities and how to protect the system from digital dictatorship.
Bitcoin Hits $11.6K for First Time in a Year as Traders Expect $15K
by Cointelegraph By Joseph Young on August 1, 2020 at 8:34 am
The price of Bitcoin has surpassed $11,600 for the first time in 12 months as traders say that there is a lot of open range between $11,600 and $15,000.
Japan’s Dormant BTC Trading Accounts Wake up as Bitcoin Price Rallies
by Cointelegraph By Hisashi Oki on August 1, 2020 at 8:15 am
“Old-time” Japanese crypto traders are coming back as Bitcoin recovers to $10K.