Buy Bitcoin, Sell Your Altcoins, Says Pioneering Wall Street Blockchain Analyst

By | May 27, 2018

Buy Bitcoin, Sell Your Altcoins, Says Pioneering Wall Street Blockchain Analyst Bitcoin remains a strong buy despite recent losses, blockchain venture capitalist Spencer Bogart told CNBC yesterday, May 26. The cryptocurrency will trade “at least” above $10,000 by the year’s end, he added. Bogart is a partner at major VC firm Blockchain Capital, and was reportedly the first… Read More »

Asian Altcoin Trading Roundup: Steem Steams Ahead

By | May 23, 2018

Asian Altcoin Trading Roundup: Steem Steams Ahead The rout has continued and markets have fallen faster again today. Selling pressure could not be overcome and has accelerated through the morning in Asia with markets tumbling towards $300 billion. Bitcoin has continued to slide falling back 4% on the day to $7,600. In the time tested formula, altcoins have… Read More »

Altcoin Verge Hacked For Second Time In Two Months, Around $1.4 Mln Stolen

By | May 23, 2018

Altcoin Verge Hacked For Second Time In Two Months, Around $1.4 Mln Stolen Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Verge (XVG) has been the victim of another hack, in which 35 mln XVG were stolen over a period of a few hours, The Next Web reported yesterday, May 22. Verge tweeted that their mining pools were under a DDOS attack on May… Read More »

Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Removal of Four Anonymity-Focused Altcoins

By | May 20, 2018

Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Removal of Four Anonymity-Focused Altcoins Recently hacked Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck will end trading for four privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies, Monero (XMR), Zcash (ZEC), Dash (DASH), and Augur (REP), Cointelegraph Japan reported May 18. Following reports from back in March, the exchange has now officially confirmed the removal of the four anonymity-focused coins will come into… Read More »

Japanese Regulators Discussed Restricting Trade Of Privacy-Focused Altcoins, Report Says

By | April 30, 2018

Japanese Regulators Discussed Restricting Trade Of Privacy-Focused Altcoins, Report Says Japanese regulators suggested preventing cryptocurrency exchanges from trading anonymity-oriented altcoins Dash (DASH) and Monero (XMR) this month, Forbes reports today, April 30. Relating the outcome of a working group meeting of industry “experts” and the country’s regulator the Financial Services Authority (FSA), the publication quotes one member of… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Sees Less Volatility Compared to Altcoins for a Change

By | April 25, 2018

Bitcoin Price Sees Less Volatility Compared to Altcoins for a Change The bearish momentum across all cryptocurrency markets is intensifying as we speak. This takes a lot of people by surprise, even though it seems there are a lot of flesh wounds first and foremost. While some currencies are down in the dirt, the Bitcoin price has remained… Read More »

Ethereum’s Buterin: Altcoin Valuations ‘Far Ahead Of Accomplishments’

By | April 20, 2018

Ethereum’s Buterin: Altcoin Valuations ‘Far Ahead Of Accomplishments’ Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has hit out at Blockchain platform Tron, among others, telling mainstream media April 18 it was an example of “projects that never had a soul.” Speaking to the Financial Times along with comments which ranged from Ethereum’s success to his views of “the Establishment,” Buterin focused… Read More »

Gavin Brown Expects a “Rise of the Altcoins” if Bitcoin Were to Fail

By | April 12, 2018

Gavin Brown Expects a “Rise of the Altcoins” if Bitcoin Were to Fail Even though everyone is entitled to their own opinion on Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, it seems there is growing negative sentiment. More specifically, some experts are claiming Bitcoin will become irrelevant in the near future. That is a remarkable opinion, as the correlation between Bitcoin and… Read More »

Bitfinex Introduces Trading for 12 Altcoins Including Tether Competitor

By | April 9, 2018

Bitfinex Introduces Trading for 12 Altcoins Including Tether Competitor Bitfinex has announced the introduction of 12 new ERC-20 tokens. Among the tokens listed is Dai – a stablecoin competitor to Tether. Among the newly supported altcoins are Aion (AION), Iostoken (IOST), Request Network (REQ) and Raiden Network (RDN). Bitfinex Announces Trading Pairs for 12 New Altcoins On April 7th,… Read More »

Hodler’s Digest, May 21-27: Market Slumps, Crypto Investigations Abound, but Adoption Stays Strong

By | May 27, 2018

Hodler’s Digest, May 21-27: Market Slumps, Crypto Investigations Abound, but Adoption Stays Strong Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories… Read More »