Today Bitcoin (BTC) hit $10,000 after finally managing to break above a long-term descending trendline at $9,400. The break above the important psychological level comes as there are only 4 days left until the Bitcoin…

Ethereum has been showing some unprecedented signs of weakness in recent times. This can be seen clearly while looking towards the cryptocurrency’s BTC trading pair. It does appear that in the near-term, the crypto is…

How does Bitcoin’s block halving work on an engineering level? We explain with help from Andreas Antonopoulos. In a recent video, Antonopoulos explained the Bitcoin Core code that controls the halving of the Bitcoin (BTC)…

Iranian lawmakers have reportedly approved a plan to slash four zeros from the national currency, the rial, which has been falling sharply in value amid chronic inflation and the U.S. sanctions. The official currency will…

Credit: Cavendish Design The CoinDesk 50Congratulations to the inaugural CoinDesk 50. This new list features the most important, innovative and viable projects in the crypto and blockchain industry. In just 11 years, cryptocurrency and its underlying…

Rising Bitcoin demand ahead of its mining reward halving has driven Ethereum prices to two-month lows. The second-largest cryptocurrency fell more than 16 percent against Bitcoin from its April 18 top. Traders are trying to…

Bitcoin (BTC) proponents are in shock once again this week as the true extent of the United States’ fiat debt bubble becomes clearer.  Citing statistics from the U.S. Treasury on May 7, markets analyst Mati…

A new report by blockchain intelligence firm Flipside Crypto indicates that trading activity for XRP slows down considerably on the weekends. The question is, why? In the report called “4 Things To Know About XRP…

Eleven years ago, Bitcoin emerged in a white paper by Satoshi Nakamoto and changed the world. Bitcoin led to Ethereum, which led to ICOs, which led to stablecoins, DeFi, Libra, CBDCs, and much more. What…

In an industry known for tribalism and infighting, Cosmos is banking on everyone else’s success. Launched in April 2019, the $590 million network is perhaps the most optimistic of protocols in development today, envisioning a…

Ethereum-based sports tokenization platform Chiliz has partnered with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to allow fans to use CHZ tokens for experiences. According to a May 7 announcement from Chiliz (CHZ), the platform plans to…

Bitcoiners planning around next week's "halving" on the blockchain network need to keep checking their countdown clocks: Every time they look, it seems it's coming a little sooner. Last week, Michael Maloney, chief financial officer of Coinmint LLC, a Puerto Rico-based cryptocurrency…

Ethereum-based sports tokenization platform Chiliz has partnered with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to allow fans to use CHZ tokens for experiences. According to a May 7 announcement from Chiliz (CHZ), the platform plans to…

Ethereum is struggling to gain bullish momentum above the $210 and $220 resistance levels against the US Dollar. ETH price remains at a risk of drop below $200 if it continues to struggle near $210.…

The transparency of blockchain technology can be used to determine investors’ sentiment towards a given asset. By evaluating what large Bitcoin holders are doing, for instance, it is possible to estimate future price slumps or…

On May 4, 2020, the blockchain surveillance firm Chainalysis published a three-part series covering a crypto Ponzi scheme, North Korea, and Iran’s use of digital currencies like bitcoin. The company’s research papers discuss the Poland-based…

On May 6, Square released its filings for the first quarter of 2020. The filings publicized revenue for Square’s Cash App, a majority of which came from Bitcoin. The numbers for Q1 and Bitcoin’s role…

The number of computers running the Bitcoin program fell to its lowest level in almost three years, according to data calculated by one prominent Bitcoin developer.  Bitcoin’s total node count fell below 47,000 on Monday,…

Bitcoin (BTC) staying above $8,000 is a sign of increasing momentum and detachment from the stock market beta-pull, according to Bloomberg senior analyst Mike McGlone. In a new bitcoin report published on May 5, McGlone…

Bitcoin has seen some notable upwards momentum today that has allowed the benchmark cryptocurrency to surmount the heavy resistance that it was previously facing at $9,200. Today’s upwards breakout marks a bullish resolution to the…

Cryptocurrency exchanges based outside the U.S. are pushing to fill what they see as a competitive gap in the world's biggest economy – offering more leverage to traders who have limited alternatives due to a…

All the top crypto tokens fell against Bitcoin this Wednesday but recorded gains in the US dollar-enabled markets. High-cap altcoins have logged negative returns in May 2020, right ahead of Bitcoin’s much-awaited mining reward halving.…

Cryptocurrency exchanges based outside the U.S. are pushing to fill what they see as a competitive gap in the world's biggest economy – offering more leverage to traders who have limited alternatives due to a…

Bitcoin topped at $9,300 for the first time in a week on “halving FOMO.” The cryptocurrency’s upside move surfaced as the S&P 500 index pointed towards new gains at the Wednesday’s open on Wall Street.…

In advance of her “Crypto Across Emerging Markets” panel at Consensus: Distributed on May 11, Leigh Cuen is writing a three-part column on how cryptocurrencies are used in the developing world. The first installment explored…

Hxro is a cryptocurrency platform that offers a simplified way to interact with the market, giving traders an alternative way to express a view on price, hedge risk, and trade digital assets. Sign up to…

India’s cryptocurrency sector is booming during the extended nationwide lockdown. Several Indian cryptocurrency exchange executives have shared with news.Bitcoin.com their record-breaking stats, bullish trends, and positive sentiment despite the coronavirus-driven lockdown. Growing Interest in Cryptocurrency…

Pantera Capital chief executive officer Dan Morehead has predicted a 50% chance the price of bitcoin (BTC) will hit $115,000 by August next year. In a recent letter to investors, Morehead said: “If the new…

Mike McGlone, Bloomberg’s senior commodity strategist, in his latest Bitcoin report remains bullish on the “first-born” crypto and points to the advantage it holds over its hedging rival gold: “Unlike quasi currency brethren gold, higher…

Bitcoin has firmly established that it is trading within a relatively tight range. This comes as the cryptocurrency has been hovering within the upper-$8,000 region for several days. Each visit up to highs of $9,200…

Tether growth is hitting new all-time highs across multiple blockchains, but the first protocol to support Tether is being left behind. Omni Layer, built on Bitcoin, has suffered negative growth in Tether transactions for the last 12…