Bitcoin Could Break Through to a New High in 2019, Predicts Tom Lee

Bitcoin Could Break Through to a New High in 2019, Predicts Tom Lee

Bitcoin bull Thomas Lee is not the least bit spooked that investors didn’t flock to bitcoin while the stock market signaled a recession. | Source: YouTube/Upfront VenturesBy CCN Markets: A debate has been raging about whether or not bitcoin should be deemed a safe-haven asset. After all, the leading cryptocurrency sure wasn’t behaving like one… Continue reading Bitcoin Could Break Through to a New High in 2019, Predicts Tom Lee

Judge in $10B Bitcoin Lawsuit Rips Craig Wright for No ‘Credible Evidence’

Judge in $10B Bitcoin Lawsuit Rips Craig Wright for No ‘Credible Evidence’

A Florida court dismissed self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright’s motion to dismiss a $10B lawsuit filed by Dave Kleiman’s estate. | Source: CoinGeek/YouTubeBy CCN Markets: A Florida federal court denied a motion by self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright challenging the court’s jurisdiction over the $10 billion lawsuit filed against him by the estate of Dave… Continue reading Judge in $10B Bitcoin Lawsuit Rips Craig Wright for No ‘Credible Evidence’

Why the Inverted Yield Curve Failed to Boost Bitcoin’s Price

Why the Inverted Yield Curve Failed to Boost Bitcoin’s Price

Wednesday’s yield curve inversion should have been bullish for bitcoin since it’s a major recession indicator, but the BTC price fell. Market observers explain why. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: The inverted yield curve on Wednesday should have been a catalyst in moving the bitcoin price higher.That’s because it signaled a recession, which tanked the… Continue reading Why the Inverted Yield Curve Failed to Boost Bitcoin’s Price

How about earning crypto tokens to carbon-offset your Uber rides?

How about earning crypto tokens to carbon-offset your Uber rides?

Most of us, by now, are aware that all sorts of crazy stuff is happening to the planet’s climate and the blame is pretty much universally recognized as lying with humans, pumping more and more carbon into the atmosphere. Scientists are now saying tree planting, for instance, has to happen very, very quickly if we… Continue reading How about earning crypto tokens to carbon-offset your Uber rides?

OneCoin, the Crypto Scam that Refuses to Die, Resurfaces on YouTube

OneCoin, the Crypto Scam that Refuses to Die, Resurfaces on YouTube

A Caribbean-based OneCoin promoter has urged colleagues to sell more of the cryptocurrency outfit’s products in order to help its jailed CEO. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: A OneCoin promoter based in Trinidad and Tobago has appeared in a YouTube video promoting the controversial cryptocurrency, further proving how enduring the scam has been.The promoter, known as… Continue reading OneCoin, the Crypto Scam that Refuses to Die, Resurfaces on YouTube

Bitcoin Is Plunging – It’s Still Clobbering the Stock Market

Bitcoin Is Plunging – It’s Still Clobbering the Stock Market

The Bitcoin price plunged nearly 20% this week, but the cryptocurrency is still absolutely clobbering the stock market in 2019. | Source: Shutterstock (i), AP Photo / Richard Drew (ii). Image Edited by CCN.By CCN Markets: The Bitcoin price has endured a vicious free-fall in mid-August. In the past week alone, the leading cryptocurrency has… Continue reading Bitcoin Is Plunging – It’s Still Clobbering the Stock Market

BBC’s English language lesson about cryptocurrency isn’t terrible

BBC’s English language lesson about cryptocurrency isn’t terrible

The BBC is helping non-native English speakers sharpen up their cryptocurrency language skills and knowledge with a 6-minute primer on Bitcoin. In today’s episode of BBC Learning English hosts Catherine and Sam discuss cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and Facebook’s controversial digital currency Libra. If you’re a seasoned Bitcoin boffin, don’t expect to learn anything new. This 6-minute… Continue reading BBC’s English language lesson about cryptocurrency isn’t terrible

After Monster Crash Bitcoin Flashes Loudest ‘Buy’ Signal in 8 Months

After Monster Crash Bitcoin Flashes Loudest ‘Buy’ Signal in 8 Months

Bitcoin traders are running scared after a brutal 13% price collapse. But smart traders have spotted a lesser-known buy signal. Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Bitcoin plunged below $10,000 on Thursday after a violent three-day selloff. But now is not the time to panic. If history is anything to go by, now might be the best… Continue reading After Monster Crash Bitcoin Flashes Loudest ‘Buy’ Signal in 8 Months

Bitcoin fällt wieder unter 10.000-Dollar-Marke

Bitcoin fällt wieder unter 10.000-Dollar-Marke

Die Kryptowährung hat seit Beginn der Woche etwa 15 Prozent an Wert eingebüßt. Im Juni hat der Bitcoin-Kurs noch bei knapp 14.000 US-Dollar notiert. Bitcoin Die Digitalwährung erreichte Ende 2017 ihr Allzeithoch von 20.000 Dollar. (Foto: AFP) Frankfurt Die Digitalwährung Bitcoin hat am Donnerstag die Talfahrt der vergangenen Handelstage fortgesetzt. Am frühen Morgen sackte der Kurs… Continue reading Bitcoin fällt wieder unter 10.000-Dollar-Marke

Threatened much? Bank industry expected to invest a metric fuckton of cash in blockchain

Threatened much? Bank industry expected to invest a metric fuckton of cash in blockchain

Bitcoin has proven relatively popular in 2019, but investment in the blockchain technology that underpins it hasn’t exactly slowed — in fact, the latest forecast predicts an increase of 80 percent over last year’s spending. In total, the International Data Corporation (IDC) estimates worldwide “blockchain spending” in 2019 will reach a head-scratching $2.7 billion. The IDC… Continue reading Threatened much? Bank industry expected to invest a metric fuckton of cash in blockchain

Samsung Cleverly Embraces Bitcoin as Rival Apple ‘Surpresses’ Crypto

Samsung Cleverly Embraces Bitcoin as Rival Apple ‘Surpresses’ Crypto

Samsung quietly added support for bitcoin in its blockchain-enabled smartphones. Rival Apple continues to surpress the technology. Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: South Korean conglomerate Samsung has added support for Bitcoin to its tenth series of blockchain-enabled smartphones. This was revealed in an update posted on its developer website.With the added support for the flagship cryptocurrency,… Continue reading Samsung Cleverly Embraces Bitcoin as Rival Apple ‘Surpresses’ Crypto

The IRS won’t stop until it collects all the cryptocurrency tax it’s owed

The IRS won’t stop until it collects all the cryptocurrency tax it’s owed

They said the government couldn’t control it. They said it could never be regulated. But as certain as death, they will try to tax it. And it seems the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) won’t rest until it’s got every last tax dollar from cryptocurrency traders. The IRS is sending another round of letters to… Continue reading The IRS won’t stop until it collects all the cryptocurrency tax it’s owed

Bitcoin slumps to two-week low on technical trading, market jitters

Bitcoin slumps to two-week low on technical trading, market jitters

FILE PHOTO: A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin extended losses on Thursday after suffering its worst day for a month on Wednesday, with traders citing factors ranging from technical trading to jitters in traditional markets washing into… Continue reading Bitcoin slumps to two-week low on technical trading, market jitters

Bitcoin Price Drops to $9,610 in Brutal 16% Pullback: Factors and Trends

Bitcoin Price Drops to $9,610 in Brutal 16% Pullback: Factors and Trends

The bitcoin price tumbled below the psychological $10,000 barrier on Thursday, failing to act as a safe haven as the stock market collapsed. Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: The bitcoin price has dropped by more than 16 percent within three days, slipping below $10,000, a level that has been regarded as a key psychological level by… Continue reading Bitcoin Price Drops to $9,610 in Brutal 16% Pullback: Factors and Trends

Bitwise CEO Stays Positive Despite SEC’s Move to Delay Bitcoin ETF Decision

Need help? Contact us We’ve detected unusual activity from your computer network To continue, please click the box below to let us know you’re not a robot. Why did this happen? Please make sure your browser supports JavaScript and cookies and that you are not blocking them from loading. For more information you can review… Continue reading Bitwise CEO Stays Positive Despite SEC’s Move to Delay Bitcoin ETF Decision

Bitcoin Rejects Safe-Haven Asset Status in Stock Market Beating

Bitcoin Rejects Safe-Haven Asset Status in Stock Market Beating

Until recently, bitcoin has been a go-to investment while the trade war has raged on, but now the flagship crypto is showing its true colors. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: The Dow Jones just suffered its worst performance of the year so far, tanking an eye-popping 800 points. Investors tend to do a flight to… Continue reading Bitcoin Rejects Safe-Haven Asset Status in Stock Market Beating

Ron Paul Fights for Bitcoin After Fed’s Payments System Threatens Crypto

Ron Paul Fights for Bitcoin After Fed’s Payments System Threatens Crypto

Ron Paul is leveraging anti-Fed sentiment to try and protect cryptocurrencies from a new government real-time payment system called FedNow. | Source: Kirkpatrick/Getty Images/AFPBy CCN Markets: Donald Trump might be the most prominent Fed hater, but Ron Paul is the original. The crypto-loving former Senator from Texas has chosen this moment of wild volatility in… Continue reading Ron Paul Fights for Bitcoin After Fed’s Payments System Threatens Crypto

This spooky Monero-mining malware waits to be controlled remotely

This spooky Monero-mining malware waits to be controlled remotely

Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a mysterious new strain of cryptocurrency mining (cryptomining) malware that employs powerful techniques to avoid detection and analysis. Software firm Varonis determined the malware is based on Monero mining software XMRig, which is open source and hosted on GitHub. Hard Fork has previously reported on other notable instances of cryptomining malware… Continue reading This spooky Monero-mining malware waits to be controlled remotely

We Finally Know Why Coinbase UK Dumped ‘Anonymous Crypto’ Zcash

We Finally Know Why Coinbase UK Dumped ‘Anonymous Crypto’ Zcash

We finally know the real reason why Coinbase UK unexpectedly dumped Zcash, one of the best-known “anonymous” crypto tokens. | Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: Coinbase users in the UK continue to get bad news, with the latest impacting Zcash holders specifically. The rumor mill began to churn this week when the cryptocurrency exchange unexpectedly dumped… Continue reading We Finally Know Why Coinbase UK Dumped ‘Anonymous Crypto’ Zcash

That’s Not Bitcoin!’ Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls

That’s Not Bitcoin!’ Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls

Craig Wright argued Bitcoin was “never” a store of value and needs the government, triggering a Crypto Twitter meltdown. | Source: Oxford Union/YouTubeBy CCN Markets: There are few things Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash partisans agree on these days, but there’s still one activity that brings the two halves of crypto’s Great Schism together – bashing… Continue reading That’s Not Bitcoin!’ Craig Wright Rebukes Anti-Government Crypto Bulls