Hot Topics

Advertisement

Advertisement

Bitcoin EOY Predictions Part 2

As we said earlier, everyone in the crypto space has been predicting their different end of year targets for the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Some are saying it will stay in a similar region to what is it now whereas other are bullish that it will reach at least $10,000 by the end of 2018.2018 will be one that won’t be remembered fondly since it has been in one continuous downtrend following the massive surge which saw Bitcoin touch $20,000 in December last year. The co-founder of Fundstrat Global Advisors, Tom Lee predicted that Bitcoin will reach $15,000 by the end...

Read More

Lightning Network Booms To High Capacity

Despite the markets declining over the past few weeks, there has recently been a sudden intake of nodes on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network has seen capacity increase to new all-time highs as the scaling solution is now going over $2 million in Bitcoin. 1ML.com released data from the past week which shows that the overcapacity shot up almost 300 percent to 438 Bitcoin. An analysis of top capacity nodes on the Bitcoin mainnet Lightning Network integration reveals numerous new entries from the same provider. Most of these shrink the capacity of the networks previous massive node which provided around 15 Bitcoin....

Read More

Bitcoin EOY Predictions Part 1

Everyone in the crypto space has been predicting their different end of year targets for the leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. This year the market has been in one continuous downtrend following the massive surge which saw Bitcoin touch $20,000 in December last year. Over the past two weeks, things took a turn for the worse as the market has been in turmoil seeing the leading cryptocurrency drop below two key resistance levels in just 24 hours. With the Bitcoin price suffering, media outlets have been ramping up their coverage of this space. In an attempt to provide viewers with some better...

Read More

What Could Prevent Bitcoin Bulls Breaking Out

The cryptocurrency market has been seeing a huge downtrend over this past year and the past two weeks saw the market crash, recover and then crash again. Many enthusiasts of Bitcoin thought that the market recovering of early April and late June 2018 will be sustained. Little did they know that the positive recovery was just for a moment. Some of the things that could prevent the Bitcoin bulls breaking out and bringing Bitcoin back to its heights include, the challenge of scalability, Craig Wright views on fighting back, inactivity between traders, fall in mining activity and the drop in...

Read More

Bitcoin At The Heart Of Another Crime

On the 26th October this year, Robert Ross from San Francisco noticed that something wasn’t quite right when his phone lost signal somewhere it shouldn’t. Then Ross realised that this wasn’t the only thing he had lost as within just minutes he had also lost his whole $1 million life savings which includes the money he had hidden away for his children's college fund. According to reports, the prosecutors believe that a Manhattan resident called Nicholas Truglia had targeted the mobile phones of Ross and numerous of others in SIM swapping attacks. For those that don’t know, SIM swap attacks...

Read More