Tag Archives: Crypto

Debunked: Top European Central Bank Official’s False Arguments Against Bitcoin

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Benoît Cœuré, a member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, condemned Bitcoin (BTC), describing it a bubble, ponzi scheme, and an environmental disaster. “Lightning may strike me for saying this in the Tower of Basel — but bitcoin was an extremely clever idea. Sadly, not every clever idea is a good… Read More »

How SEC’s Paragon Ruling Could Send Many Crypto ICOs to Bankruptcy

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The recent crackdown on two initial coin offerings (ICOs) Paragon and AirFox by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) could lead to many blockchain and crypto projects declaring bankruptcy in the coming months. As CCN reported on November 16, Paragon and AirFox were ordered to pay a $350,000 fine to the U.S. SEC… Read More »

Crimea to Set Up Blockchain University to Help Countries Evade U.S. Sanctions

Crimea, a disputed territory between Ukraine and Russia, is heading towards the creation of an international center for blockchain technology. Authorities in the Crimean Peninsula regard blockchain technology as a solution for states under international sanctions. Crimea was annexed by the Russian Federation in 2014 following a coup d’etat in Ukraine. The majority of international governments, however, continue… Read More »

Crypto Experts Slash Bitcoin Price Predictions: Fact is, No One Knows

The recent crash in the crypto market has led Wall Street investors to slash their Bitcoin price prediction by half. Tom Lee, the co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors, lowered his year-end expectations to $15,000 from $25,000. Lee’s prediction came after BTC broke below its so-called bottom at $6,000. Before the crash, the said level was considered to be… Read More »

Tom Lee’s Big Bitcoin Price Prediction Dropped to $15,000

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee, often referred to as the ‘crypto bull’, has revised his end of year Bitcoin price prediction from $25,000 down to $15,000, which is still pretty optimistic looking at the state of things today. Bitcoin at $15k By Year End Speaking to CNBC the co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors said that the key issue was Bitcoin’s… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork: Hashwar Continues, ABC and SV Remain At Odds

ADVERTISEMENT The Hashwar: The Block Gap Starts To Close Now that November 15th has passed, all eyes have been glued to Crypto Twitter and websites regarding the Bitcoin Cash contentious hard fork/network upgrade, as it has yet to be determined whether Roger Ver, Jihan Wu, and their compatriots (Bitcoin ABC) have ousted Craig Wright and Craig Ayre (Bitcoin… Read More »

Crypto Markets Slide Further With Over $30 Billion Dumped Since Last Weekend

Markets suffer 15% drop in a week; Bitcoin Cash getting smashed, BNB, Nano also hurting. More losses have been recorded on crypto markets over the past 24 hours as the weekend sees digital currencies continue their downward slide. Total market capitalization has slid back towards $180 billion and is not far away from another new low for the… Read More »

Another $4 Billion Drop: Crypto Market Downtrend Continues as Bitcoin Cash Falls

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Over the last 24 hours, the valuation of the crypto market has fallen from $185 billion to $181 billion, by around $4 billion. On November 15, amidst one of the worst single-day corrections in all of 2018, the crypto market saw a wipeout of more than $27 billion. The market extended losses throughout the… Read More »

Bitcoin Puzzle Artist’s Crypto Gaming Startup Now Valued at $13 Million

One of the bitcoin community’s best-known artists is gearing up to launch a blockchain-powered video game aimed at mainstream audiences. Revealed exclusively to CoinDesk, Marguerite deCourcelle’s startup Blockade Games Inc. raised a $833,000 seed equity round the first week of November from investors including BlockTower Capital Partners and Horizon Digital, to put towards its flagship game, “Neon District.” With… Read More »

Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Slices Bitcoin Price Prediction To $15k

Tom Lee Cuts $10,000 Off EOY Bitcoin Price Forecast Per an article from CNBC, Tom Lee, Bitcoin’s inside man at Fundstrat Global Advisors, recently lowered his Bitcoin (BTC) price prediction by $10,000, claiming that this industry’s foremost asset will only hit $15,000 by year’s end, not $25,000 as he has stated incessantly on previous occasions. Like his previous… Read More »