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Analyst: Despite 80% Drop Bitcoin Network is as Strong as Ever, Enduring Fundamentals

Bitcoin (BTC) may be struggling price-wise, but an array of analysts claim that from a fundamental perspective, the cryptocurrency is stronger than ever. And while headlines have focused on impending institutional involvement, whether...

Bitmain S15 Firmware “Very Buggy”, Will This Claim Affect BTC Prices?

Bitcoin prices bullish, road to $3,800A Twitter user picks out a Bitmain S15 vulnerabilityTransactional volumes low, expansion above 35 k idealAlthough Bitmain is a central player in the ASIC mining sphere, their latest...

Ethereum Surges 85% in 18 Days as Constantinople Hard Fork Approaches

All cryptocurrencies dumped to yearly lows in mid-December, Ethereum among them. Some have made a slight recovery but others have taken off at a far greater pace.ETH Market Cap Doubles in Three WeeksOn...

After Crypto Giants Bitmain & ShapeShift Cut Staff, So Does Blockfolio

Although 2019 has dawned, the crypto “nuclear winter” of yesteryear has yet to entirely abate. Just weeks after Bitmain, ConsenSys, ShapeShift, Huobi, among other Bitcoin-related startups, cut a number of their staff, Blockfolio,...

Why Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre are Claiming Bitcoin is Headed to Zero

The two most recognisable names from the Bitcoin Satoshi’s Vision (BTCSV) side of the Bitcoin Cash hard fork that occurred last November are adamant that the cryptocurrency agreed upon by the market as...

Regulator Rules Cryptocurrency Mining Contracts Can be Securities

The financial markets authority of Quebec (AMF) is requesting that investors in a cryptocurrency mining company contact them. The announcement comes after Technologies Crypto Inc. was issued with a series of freezing orders...

Report: Bitcoin Mining Equipment Manufacturer Canaan is Considering U.S. IPO

China’s number-two Bitcoin mining equipment manufacturer, Canaan, is reportedly considering an initial public offering (IPO) in the United States. The new development comes after the company shelved plans to go public in Hong...

ETF, Lightning, and Halving Drive Recent Bitcoin Rally

After taking a brutal beating throughout much of 2019 thus far, Bitcoin made its largest green one-day candle of the year this past week, providing the market with a much needed relief rally. ...

Ripple CTO Claims XRP Eliminates PoW Risks Seen in Ethereum Classic’s 51% Attack

Ripple Labs has long been a polarizing startup in the cryptosphere. Case in point, the San Francisco-headquartered company, started by Stellar Development Foundation Mt.Gox co-founder Jed McCaleb, is often bashed for being in...

Analyst: Bitcoin Halving Anticipation Could Lead to BTC Price Surge

Although the cryptocurrency markets have found some levels of support and stability around their current prices, many investors and analysts alike are looking towards future events that could potentially lead to a Bitcoin...