Day: January 6, 2019

Dark Overlord: Hacker Group Demands Bitcoin or 9/11 “Truth” Comes Out

Dark Overlord: Hacker Group Demands Bitcoin or 9/11 “Truth” Comes Out Oh dear. Another hacker group is looking for payment in Bitcoin, this time by the name of The Dark Overlord. No doubt this news will exacerbate those ill feelings towards cryptocurrencies as the medium for illegal business and under-the-table […]

Report: Most Major Crypto Assets Show Close Price Correlation

Report: Most Major Crypto Assets Show Close Price Correlation The 2018 bear trend brought an increase in correlation across the leading cryptocurrency markets, with recent research indicating that 10 of the top 15 crypto assets by market cap show a price correlation of more than 64%. Additionally, five cryptocurrency pairs […]

Bitcoin Cash Transaction Fees Were Less Than a Cent Throughout Most of 2018

Bitcoin Cash Transaction Fees Were Less Than a Cent Throughout Most of 2018 One of the great benefits of the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network is that miner fees have been consistently inexpensive for well over a year. A typical BCH network fee in 2018 has been lower than most blockchain […]

ICO Market 2018 vs 2017: Trends, Capitalization, Localization, Industries, Success Rate

ICO Market 2018 vs 2017: Trends, Capitalization, Localization, Industries, Success Rate 2018 encompassed the best and the worst for ICOs: Almost 2,300 ICOs ended during the year, fundraising climbed to $ 1.75 billion in March but felt to $ 0.36 billion in November. Are ICOs dead or just waiting for […]

Analysis: Understanding the SEC’s Stance on Crypto

Analysis: Understanding the SEC’s Stance on Crypto Last year the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission took enforcement action against initial coin offerings and other crypto companies perpetrating fraud. Many believe 2019 will be the year when regulators clamp down on rogue cryptocurrency operators. Here we decode the overlapping and occasionally contradictory […]

Thousands of Banned Binance Customers Remain Cut off by the Exchange

Thousands of Banned Binance Customers Remain Cut off by the Exchange Binance, the world’s second largest digital asset exchange by traded volume, has withdrawn its services from countries targeted by U.S. economic sanctions, in line with its controversial revised terms of use. However, the ban affects entire populations in countries […]