Happy Birthday Satoshi Nakamoto

There are some people who are born to change the world, and Satoshi Nakamoto is definitely one of them. Born Craig Steven Wright in Brisbane, Australia, 49 years ago, Satoshi has pretty much changed the world, and continues to do so. For just inventing Bitcoin, he wrote down his name in the history books. However, […]Read More

$7.5K: Bitcoin’s Price Tanks to Four-Month Low

Bitcoin’s low volatility consolidation has ended with a violent drop beyond four-month lows near $7,500. The premier cryptocurrency fell by $500 in just 15 minutes at 12:50 UTC to hit a low of $7,500 – the lowest level since June 10, according to Bitstamp data. It is currently hovering at that price. The global average […]Read More

Bitcoin Price Suddenly Plummets to $7,500 — A New 5-Month

Bitcoin (BTC) crashed $500 in minutes on Oct. 23 after a sudden jolt sent markets tumbling to fresh lows. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin firmly ditches $8K range Data from Coin360 captured the moment panic hit for traders on Wednesday, BTC/USD going from $7,950 to $7,450 in just five minutes. Bitcoin seven-day price […]Read More

New Bitcoin ETF Proposal Filed With SEC by Gold Fund

Delaware-based asset manager Kryptoin Investment Advisors applied with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch a Bitcoin (BTC) Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) on Oct. 15. A Bitcoin ETF on the New York Stock Exchange According to the filing document published by the SEC, the Kryptoin Bitcoin ETF Trust is meant to be […]Read More

Bitcoin Volatility Hits 6.5-Month Low as Price Falls Back to

View Bitcoin has dropped by $300 in the last 24 hours. Even so, the outlook remains neutral as key Fibonacci retracement support at $7,850 is still intact. Bitcoin’s volatility gauge has dropped to the lowest level in over six months. The low volatility period will likely end with a big move on the higher side, […]Read More

‘Source of Truth’ — Winklevoss Says Bitcoin Is More Than

Cameron Winklevoss — one half of the eponymous family office Winklevoss Capital and co-founder of the Gemini crypto exchange — says Bitcoin’s (BTC) possibilities go beyond digital gold.  In a tweet posted on Oct. 23, Cameron argued that: “Because Bitcoin is open source software, its possibilities are boundless. I often talk about gold as a […]Read More

Crypto Extortion on the Rise, Says Academic Study

Crypto-based extortion –  basically the process of using spam-flinging botnet armies to “ransom” dirty pictures and compromising information in exchange for bitcoin  –  has turned virtual crime into child’s play. Speaking this week at the Advances in Financial Technology conference in Zurich, an international team comprised of researchers from the Austrian Technology Institute and security […]Read More

Crypto Markets Turn Red, With BTC Price Stuck Below $8,100

Tuesday, Oct. 22 — Crypto markets are mostly showing red candlesticks, while Bitcoin (BTC) fails to impress with a sudden drop below the $8,100 price point. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin was trading above the $8,200 price mark for the better part of the day, but has dipped below $8,100 in recent hours. […]Read More

Pomp’s Morgan Creek Raises $61M For Blockchain Fund, Targets $250M

Anthony Pompliano’s Morgan Creek Capital Management firm established a blockchain fund to explore opportunities using distributed ledgers. On Oct. 18, the cryptocurrency asset management firm Morgan Creek submitted a filling for its second blockchain fund to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and has so far raised nearly $61 million from 11 investors. […]Read More