Category: Blochain News

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Follow Bullish Piercing Pattern as Buyers Advance

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Follow Bullish Piercing Pattern as Buyers Advance Digital currency markets have seen some gains during the early morning trading sessions on Saturday. Since our last markets update, the entire cryptocurrency economy has gained $ 4 billion and a slew of the top digital assets are up between […]

18 Months Away? Latest Lightning Network Study Calls System a ‘Small Central Clique’

18 Months Away? Latest Lightning Network Study Calls System a ‘Small Central Clique’ The Lightning Network has been touted as the solution to the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network’s scalability problem for years now. Over the last few months, the Lightning Network has shown growth but there are still significant concerns […]

Clickbait Media Uses Bitcoin and Russia to Pump Headlines Again

Clickbait Media Uses Bitcoin and Russia to Pump Headlines Again In the past week or so, a number of publications, including cryptocurrency websites, but also “reputable” mainstream outlets, have given stage to a “Kremlin economist” with a bold prediction – Russia will invest billions in bitcoin to tackle U.S. sanctions, […]

Canadian Electoral Agency Clarifies Cryptocurrency Donations for Political Use

Canadian Electoral Agency Clarifies Cryptocurrency Donations for Political Use Canada’s electoral body has started consultations on how political parties should handle cryptocurrency donations ahead of general elections slated for October. Political parties have requested guidance from Elections Canada (EC) on accepting contributions and conducting other transactions in bitcoin. EC has […]

The Daily: NYC to Launch Blockchain Center, Wyoming Advances Industry-Friendly Bills

The Daily: NYC to Launch Blockchain Center, Wyoming Advances Industry-Friendly Bills In today’s edition of The Daily, we feature a couple of stories that show how, despite the current downturn in the cryptocurrency markets, different locations in the U.S. are competing to attract the industry. We also cover a new […]

UTXO Analysis Points to a BTC Price Bottom in Q1 2019

UTXO Analysis Points to a BTC Price Bottom in Q1 2019 “When will the bear market end?” is the refrain of bored and frustrated traders across crypto Twitter. “Soon” is the answer suggested by Delphi Digital’s latest report. “Bitcoin Holder Analysis Through Cycles” seeks to determine when selling pressure that […]

The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia

The Struggles and Successes of Introducing Crypto to the Unbanked: A Social Experiment in Colombia How cryptocurrency can help the unbanked has been a hot topic over the past 12 months. It is a laudable goal, but one that it is by no means easy to accomplish. One tech enthusiast […]

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Eye Russia for Expansion Despite Sanctions

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Eye Russia for Expansion Despite Sanctions Sanctions imposed by governments as part of geopolitical struggles do not always filter through to under-regulated industries. Ambitious businesses covet every opportunity for expansion and diversification. That seems to be the reason why a growing number of crypto exchanges are turning their […]

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 […]