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Forbes: Facebook’s ‘Bitcoin Rival’ Gets Big Institutions Keen on Crypto

Forbes: Facebook’s ‘Bitcoin Rival’ Gets Big Institutions Keen on Crypto

Recently, U.Today reported that Facebook is seeking to raise $1 bln in order to back its own stablecoin that is currently under development. As per a new Forbes piece, this coin and Facebook’s future crypto payment system are making the biggest financial market players feel very enthusiastic. This whole thing Facebook is currently busy with is dubbed Libra […]

Bitcoin (BTC) Is A Secure Investment Next To Gold, A Primer to $8,500?

Bitcoin (BTC) Is A Secure Investment Next To Gold, A Primer to $8,500?

After a stellar performance, analysts believe last year’s crypto winter is over as Bitcoin (BTC) prices bottom up, retesting $6,000. From candlestick arrangement, we expect buyers to be firmly in control once prices rally and close above Q4 2018 support now resistance. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals That the space is rapidly evolving is true, and […]

Zuckerberg In Talks With Potential ‘Allies’ As Facebook Prepares To Enter Crypto Space

Zuckerberg In Talks With Potential ‘Allies’ As Facebook Prepares To Enter Crypto Space

One of the most exciting to happen to the crypto space is Facebook’s dramatic entrance into the industry. It has just been rumours over the past few months but now it seems that it is no longer just speculation… Over the months, a lot of independent sources have spoken on the social network’s plans for building a […]

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Reaches Apple Watch as NYAG-iFinex Tit-For-Tat Amps Up

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Reaches Apple Watch as NYAG-iFinex Tit-For-Tat Amps Up

There was certainly no shortage of crypto news to digest over the weekend. Amongst the notable development was Bitcoin wallet developer BlueWallet Services’ first-of-its-kind announcement that its wallet app had gained Apple Watch support. Additionally, the NYAG-iFinex legal tit-for-tat continued, with AG Letitia James on Friday opposing iFinex’s motion to vacate the highly publicized court […]

Binance’s Compliance Drive Continues With New Elliptic Partnership

Binance’s Compliance Drive Continues With New Elliptic Partnership

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is continuing to ramp up its regulatory compliance efforts. The exchange has just partnered with blockchain analytics startup Elliptic to boost its compliance and security capabilities, Elliptic announced Thursday. The new partnership – the third relating to compliance in the last two months – will help Binance combat money laundering as it grows […]

Institutional Love For Crypto Confirms Bitcoin Isn’t a Bubble

Institutional Love For Crypto Confirms Bitcoin Isn’t a Bubble

Bitcoin (BTC) is the 21st century’s version of tulip mania. That’s the argument that cryptocurrency cynics have lobbed at BTC since its earliest years in circulation. But, more and more evidence is showing that crypto assets, especially Bitcoin, are much more than a flash in the pan, and will instead be a revolutionary technology that will change […]

Samsung Developing Ethereum-Based Blockchain, May Issue Own Token

Samsung Developing Ethereum-Based Blockchain, May Issue Own Token

South Korean electronics giant Samsung is developing its own blockchain network and eyeing the issuance of its own token further down the road. An exclusive CoinDesk Korea report on Tuesday, citing a person “familiar with Samsung’s internal situation,” said that the company’s blockchain task force – part of its wireless division – is building a blockchain mainnet […]