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Bitcoin Lightning Network Continues To Thrive Amid Crypto Downturn

The crypto downturn may have continued to ravage this industry’s startups, with an exchange even deciding to shutter all operations, but one facet of this nascent sector has continued to swell. For those who missed the memo, this facet is the Lightning Network, an off-chain system that facilitates instant, low-cost, scalable Bitcoin transactions. Related Reading: Bitcoin […]

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Crypto Markets Trade Mixed, Analysts Cautiously Bullish on Litecoin and Ethereum

The crypto markets have started the weekend off with a mixed trading session as Bitcoin continues to trade sideways at its current price level of $3,475. Although the markets have remained stable around their current price levels, some major cryptos, including Litecoin and Ethereum, may soon see upwards price surges. Although these cryptocurrencies may be […]

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Binance CEO Lauds Jack Dorsey’s Pro Bitcoin Comments On Joe Rogan

Jack Dorsey, the chief executive of both Twitter and Square, two of Silicon Valley’s darlings, has recently become a fan of Bitcoin. He overtly pledged his allegiance to the cryptocurrency in early-2018, when his fintech-centric company, Square, launched Bitcoin capabilities on its so-called “Cash App.” In interviews, Dorsey chalked up this sudden shift in business […]

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These Payment Gateways Will Enable Your Business to Accept Cryptocurrency

As more people become interested in the world of cryptocurrency, adoption grows and so does the number of merchants interested in accepting bitcoin payments. Here are some of the easiest methods for integrating bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies into your online business.  Also read: Wikipedia Now Accepts Bitcoin Cash Donations via Bitpay  Why Your Business Might […]

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Analyst: Bitcoin (BTC) May Soon Flip Bullish if Able to Finish Weekend Above $3,480

As the cryptocurrency markets enter the weekend, many investors are expecting Bitcoin (BTC) to see increased levels of volatility, as it has made some relatively large price swings over the past few weekends. Although this volatility has been negative thus far, one cryptocurrency analyst now expects Bitcoin to possibly see a large upwards price swing […]

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QuadrigaCX founder takes 126.5 M € to the grave

Canadian news portal The Globe and Mail reported that QuadrigaCX, a Canadian crypto exchange, lost $ 126.5M ($ 190M) worth of cryptocurrencies following the sudden death of its founder and sole director, Gerald Cotten. The troubled stock exchange has filed a claim for bankruptcy protection under the Companies’ Creditor Arangement Act (CCAA) at the Supreme […]

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Crypto Tidbits: VanEck Refiles Bitcoin ETF, Wall Street Giant To Launch Custody

Contrary to cynical sentiment touted by skeptics of Bitcoin, crypto isn’t dead in the water. As Mike Novogratz, the founder of leading crypto-centric merchant bank Galaxy Digital, “[there’s] tons of activity under the hood.” Over the past week, VanEck & its fellow hopefuls refiled their Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) application, while Binance and Fidelity made […]

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Properties Are Still Being Sold for Cryptocurrency Despite the Bear Market

Bitcoin and many other digital assets have lost more than 80 percent of their fiat value since 2017. Despite this, the trend for people selling homes for cryptocurrency continues to thrive amidst one of the longest bear markets in crypto history. Also read: Canadian Exchange Insolvent After CEO Dies With Keys to $145M of Cryptocurrency The […]

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Seoul: A city on the way to the Blockchain Hub

Hardly a week goes by when there is no Bitcoin news from South Korea’s capital. Seoul is stalking into a crypto future. In addition to blockchain-based public services, digital elections are also under discussion. On Seoul’s self-proclaimed road to a “blockchain hub,” the city administration is expanding Blockchain to newer areas of public management. Now […]

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Canadian Exchange Insolvent After CEO Dies With Keys to $145M of Cryptocurrency

Death is complicated enough in the cryptosphere when a private investor dies with the private keys to their fortune. But the pain is amplified exponentially should the deceased be the CEO of a digital currency exchange responsible for the safekeeping of millions of dollars. The death of Gerald Cotten, founder and chief executive officer of […]