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A Rundown of BTC, XRP, BCH, XLM & More

The past few weeks have been hectic for the cryptocurrency markets. Fluctuations in price is an understatement. Bitcoin a massive crash losing $1,000 in price value in just 24 hours and it seemed to bring the whole market down with it. At the current time of writing the whole market is in the red and so let’s take a look at how the top ten cryptocurrencies are doing at the time of writing. Monero Monero is an open source cryptocurrency which was launched in April 2014 and focuses on fungibility, privacy and decentralisation. At the current time of writing the...

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Bitcoin (BTC) Fall Below $4,000 Has The Same Odds As A Stock Market Crash

Bitcoin (BTC) does not go up and down on its own. Markets are interconnected and there is a reason for every move up and down. For those of you wondering why Bitcoin (BTC) crashed the past few days, you could look at Bitcoin (BTC)’s historical price action and get some clues. The price of Bitcoin (BTC) did capitulate in a similar manner back in 2015, so it was only reasonable to expect it this time in order for the true bottom to be formed. This is a very plausible explanation in itself if you are looking at Bitcoin (BTC) and...

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Thailand Won't Be Using Bitcoin Anytime Soon

It has been recently confirmed by the governor at the Bank of Thailand that the use of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies won’t be used in the country for at least three years. Veerathai Santiprabhob made the announcement yesterday. The governor did admit that while cryptocurrency was a success in some countries, it wasn’t as easy as it sounded to be integrated because of the technology behind it and the public's willingness to embrace it. Santiprabhob included that he didn’t believe that it will be used for at least three to five years. His comments came at a time when other...

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Blockchain Capital’s Bogart: Looking For The ‘Next Bitcoin’ Is A Dangerous Game To Play

Blockchain Capital partner Spencer Bogart discussed the current state of the cryptocurrency market with Bloomberg’s Emily Chang and Joe Weisenthal on Monday, and Bogart’s role was basically to explain why he’s still bullish on the crypto ecosystem in the face of collapsing prices. “I still believe that programmable money is a multi-trillion dollar idea,” said Bogart. Bogart went on to explain that bitcoin should be viewed separately from the initial coin offering (ICO) craze from last year and indicated that bitcoin is the right crypto asset to look at going forward. ICOs and Bitcoin are Two Very Different Things When...

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Man Jailed For $3.5 Million Bitcoin Heist

A freelance journalist who used to do regular work with Newsweek, The Washington Post and The New York Times was forced to flee his career after he was caught involved in a number of scams. A new federal accusation says the journalist came into the rich world of cryptocurrency in an attempt to walk away with $3.5 million worth of Bitcoin. Jerry Ji Guo has worked for a lot of big names for his age of 31. In 2010, he had been working for the newspapers, mentioned above when his career was cut short after being caught using his details...

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