Privacy Coins in 2019: True Financial Freedom or a Criminal's Delight? January 2, 2020

The right to privacy is a fundamental prerequisite for peace of mind and security. The idea that only criminals have something to hide is strange. Contrarily, privacy is sought by almost everyone. Yet, it still gets stigmatized as suspicious — reserved solely for criminals or deviants.  Similarly sharing this unjust scrutiny are cryptocurrencies, which are […]

Top-20 Coins Trade Sideways, Bitcoin Trades Around $8,200 October 22, 2019

Monday, Oct. 21 —  After turning green earlier in the day, cryptocurrency markets have been trading sideways, with Bitcoin (BTC) continuing to hover around $8,200, according to the data from Coin360. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 The leading coin, Bitcoin, is down 0.39% over the past 24 hours and is trading at around $8,186 […]

Top Coins Are Shaky, But Bitcoin Still Holds $4,000 Mark December 3, 2018

Sunday, Dec. 2: the top 20 cryptocurrencies are mostly in the red, according to data from Coin360, after a modest recovery yesterday, Dec. 1. Despite the mild losses, Bitcoin (BTC) is still holding just above the $4,000 mark. Market visualization from Coin360 According to data by CoinMarketCap, Bitcoin is in the red, steadily descending below […]

Crypto Exchange YoBit Starts Pump Scheme on Random Coins October 11, 2018

Cryptocurrency exchange YoBit is going to perform a pump scheme on random coins, according to an Oct. 10 tweet. A pump and dump scheme is a form of fraud that attempts to artificially boost the price of an asset through misleading or false recommendations. YoBit Pump in 22 hrs: will buy one random coin […]

No Coins for You! North Carolina Rejects Bitcoin Campaign Donations August 3, 2018

North Carolina has barred electoral candidates in the state from accepting campaign donations made in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. This declaration is contained in a response from the North Carolina State Board of Elections Campaign Finance Office to Emmanuel Wilder, a Republican candidate running for a seat in the state’s legislature. Regulatory Snafu Earlier in […]

BTC Trades Sideways, Other Top 20 Coins See More Notable Losses August 2, 2018

Thursday, August 2: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are trading around yesterday’s levels, while other top 20 coins are seeing notable losses, according to data from Coinmarketcap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is up around 0.3 percent over the past 24 hours and trading at $7,579 at press time after testing a slight rebound […]

'Keep NEO One!' Investors Protest a Proposal to Make Crypto Coins Divisible August 2, 2018

Tokens on the blockchain protocol neo may be indivisible – but it’s becoming apparent that its community is not. Perhaps ironically, it’s the very notion of indivisibility that has proved contentious to the coin’s investors and users in recent weeks. More specifically, a Github proposal to change the structure of the NEO token – one […]

How can bitcoin coins have real values? [closed] July 18, 2018

First of all, “real value” is a questionable term. Some people deny a concept called Intrinsic Theory of Value. Anyway I can give us some reasons: 1) Limited supply and increasing demand Bitcoin (as some other cryptocurrencies) has a fixed supply, which is currently 16,8 millions of units but it is going finish in the […]