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Is "Buy The Rumor, Sell The News" The Easiest Trade In Crypto?

Plan and Execute Your Trades to Avoid FOMO. Over the last month, I watched as my favorite trade, “Buy the Rumor, Sell the News”, played out like a perfectly performed ballad. I know many of you are bad ta traders like myself. I don't have time or the patience to pour over charts. I also only trade occasionally. This type of trade is pretty easy to spot. Big announcement coming, coin specific conference or if you get massively lucky some insider knowledge that somehow leaked. What to do, accumulate for a few days then enjoy the ride. The key to...

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Button Wallet To Allow Users To Buy-In With Fiat

The crypto wallet, Button, has recently announced the addition of a new feature that allows users in the United States to buy cryptocurrencies using fiat currency right within the app. This news came from the firm at the end of last week. The new feature was made available by integrating Wyre into Button Wallet and allows users to get verified and purchase cryptocurrencies with a debit card within an hours time. The CEO of Button Wallet, Alex Safonov commented on the feature's launch saying: “Letting users buy-in with fiat just as quickly and easily will only make crypto even more...

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New Improvement on Bitcoins Blockchain Could Cut Transaction Bandwidth by 75%

Two big Bitcoin developers Greg Maxwell and Dr Pieter Wuille have authored a Bitcoin Improvement Proposal (BIP). The proposal involves the development of a relay protocol that would essentially reduce the ‘transaction bandwidth’ size used by the Bitcoin network. The BIP referred to as Erlay has also been developed with contribution from Gleb Naumenko, a researcher at the University of British Columbia. Specifications for the proposal say that its activation will lower the amount of bandwidth required to process Bitcoin transactions by around 75 percent. In an email, Naumenko sent to CoinDesk, he explains: “The main idea [behind Erlay] is...

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Why Do People Still Think Bitcoin Will Flop?

Day in day out we hear people talking about the end of cryptocurrency led by the demise in Bitcoin. This is always watered down with plenty of experts coming out to talk about Bitcoins eventual $25,000.00 price and often, this leaves us in the middle of a storm that makes it pretty difficult to understand what’s going to happen next. The truth here is that nobody knows, nobody really knows what will happen with Bitcoin or the rest of the cryptocurrencies, though one thing is clear is that Bitcoin probably isn’t going to cease to exist anytime soon, that’s something...

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How Banks are Pushing Ripple Adoption More than Ever Before

The founder of Gokhshtein Magazine, David Gokhshtein is a very big XRP supporter and thinks that Ripple is placing themselves in the perfect position to infiltrate the international financial system. Banks across the world are toying with the idea of creating their own cryptocurrencies. These bank-backed stablecoins would act as intermediaries between fiat and crypto for institutions and some individuals. According to Gokhshtein, as these financial giants wade into the crypto waters, they’re going to find to be easier, cost-effective and more efficient to use the Ripple-built infrastructure. It costs the banks less to partner up with $XRP than it...

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