Analyst: Bitcoin to Reach Bottom in Q2 of 2019, Bearish Short-Term

Analyst: Bitcoin to Reach Bottom in Q2 of 2019, Bearish Short-Term

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn According to Willy Woo, a prominent cryptocurrency analyst and researcher, Bitcoin is expected to bottom out in the second quarter of 2019. Throughout the past three months, since August, Bitcoin has remained in a tight range from $6,200 to $6,800, unable to break out of major resistance levels above the $6,800…

Thailand’s Main Opposition Party Holds Primary Election on Blockchain

Thailand’s Main Opposition Party Holds Primary Election on Blockchain

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Thailand’s Democrat Party, the country’s main opposition party has become the first major political party in the world to carry out primary elections entirely on a blockchain. Using a live e-voting system powered by the Zcoin blockchain, the party successfully conducted its primaries which involved more than 120,000 voters between November…

Christie’s Records $318 Million Art Sale on a Blockchain

Christie’s Records $318 Million Art Sale on a Blockchain

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn A new milestone in blockchain adoption has been set with the successful recording of a record-breaking art sale on a blockchain. On November 13, the Barney A. Ebsworth Collection sale at the famous Christie’s auction house in New York raised a total of $317,801,250, in the process becoming the most valuable…

Ripple Surges 8% as Crypto Market Adds $4 Billion Overnight

Ripple Surges 8% as Crypto Market Adds $4 Billion Overnight

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Over the last 24 hours, Ripple (XRP) has surged by more than 8 percent to $0.51, as the valuation of the crypto market increased by $4 billion from $181 billion to $185 billion. On November 15, the valuation of the crypto market fell by $27 billion from $210 billion and a…

World’s First Crypto ETP Gets Green Light in Switzerland

World’s First Crypto ETP Gets Green Light in Switzerland

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The SIX Swiss Exchange has given the go-ahead to an exchange-traded product tracking multiple cryptocurrencies, according to a Financial Times report. The Swiss regulators have raced ahead of the U.S., by agreeing to greenlight the Amun Crypto Exchange Traded Product (ETP). Based on the reports, the Amun Crypto ETP,, will have half…

Singaporean Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises $20 Million Series A

Singaporean Crypto Exchange KuCoin Raises $20 Million Series A

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Singaporean crypto trading platform KuCoin has announced the successful conclusion of a $20 million Series A funding round led by IDG Capital, Matrix Partners and Neo Global Capital. According to a statement released on November 14, the investment in KuCoin, which already boats some 5 million registered users is intended to…

Aussie Crypto Startup Power Ledger Brings P2P Energy Trading to Largest US Market

Aussie Crypto Startup Power Ledger Brings P2P Energy Trading to Largest US Market

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn News today sees notable blockchain project Power Ledger launching its peer-to-peer trading product for renewable energy. Power Ledger will launch with American PowerNet at their home base in Pennsylvania. Power Ledger Power Ledger is a blockchain-based solution for renewable and cost-effective energy. (Power Ledger also has their own cryptocurrency – POWR…

Lawyer: Phase Two of SEC’s Enforcement is Slow Painful Grind For Crypto

Lawyer: Phase Two of SEC’s Enforcement is Slow Painful Grind For Crypto

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn According to Kobre & Kim government enforcement defense and securities litigation attorney Jake Chervinsky, the second phase of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s enforcement on crypto is a painful and slow grind for the sector. Earlier this week, the US SEC cracked down on Paragon and AirFox, two initial…

Monero: Unsung Crypto Developer Wins Prestigious Award

Monero: Unsung Crypto Developer Wins Prestigious Award

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Professor Joseph Liu received an award at the end of October 2018 from the Australian Computer Society (ACS) recognising his recent achievements with the title “ICT Researcher of the Year.” Liu is the creator and development leader of the ring signature algorithm — a crucial technology used in Monero — which…

Crypto’s Too Expensive? Binance Sent $600 Million in Bitcoin for Just $7

Crypto’s Too Expensive? Binance Sent $600 Million in Bitcoin for Just $7

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Crypto exchange Binance has been moving bitcoin funds to cold storage the past couple of days, and, of course, such large transfers don’t go unnoticed. Two transactions destined for Binance’s cold wallet come to the fore and demonstrate both the power and irony of the blockchain. A transaction in block 550211 was…