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‘WE ARE IN A BULL MARKET’ – NOVOGRATZ SAYS BITCOIN PRICE ‘SHOULD’ BE $20K BY 2021

‘WE ARE IN A BULL MARKET’ – NOVOGRATZ SAYS BITCOIN PRICE ‘SHOULD’ BE $20K BY 2021

BITCOIN TO $20,000 IN 18 MONTHS Bitcoin price $5988.61 +0.28% managed to reclaim the level of $6,000 for the first time in 6 months. Naturally, the cryptocurrency’s latest spike triggered quite a bit of interest from various industry proponents. Among them, Mike Novogratz has once again spoken up, saying that Bitcoin at $6,000 “probably is a stall point.” I […]

Facebook Relaxes Ban on Crypto Ads Again

Facebook Relaxes Ban on Crypto Ads Again

Social media giant, Facebook will further relax its ban on cryptocurrency and blockchain related ad placements on its platform according to a Wednesday update released by the company. As per the announcement, Facebook will still require that those wishing to advertise cryptocurrency-related products and services submit an approval request. However, a prominent feature of the new policy is that […]

Bitfinex Releases Official White Paper for $1 Billion Exchange Token Offering

Bitfinex Releases Official White Paper for $1 Billion Exchange Token Offering

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has released the official white paper for its $1 billion exchange token sale, revealing it will also launch a dedicated platform for projects to raise funds via similar initial exchange offerings (IEOs) starting from next month. Bitfinex published the white paper Wednesday, confirming recent reports that it’s aiming to raise up to $1 billion […]

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 […]

How the collapse of a football league is tied to crypto’s biggest banking scandal

How the collapse of a football league is tied to crypto’s biggest banking scandal

The Alliance of American Football, an eight-team professional football league, collapsed last month due to financial duress, just eight weeks into its inaugural season. The AAF’s chairman, Tom Dundon—also owner of the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes—suspended operations, cancelling the last two games of the regular season and the playoffs. As the league imploded, AAF players were left scrambling for […]

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 […]

Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP

Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP

Cryptocurrency startups are increasingly eyeing content creators as a key use case. Coil, the San Francisco-based startup founded by former Ripple CTO Stefan Thomas, just opened the public beta on its blogging platform designed to help scribes earn XRP. Since the closed beta started in August 2018, roughly 1,000 test users have been paying in-browser subscriptions […]

‘WORLD ISN’T PAYING ATTENTION TO BITCOIN’ – NEW TWITTER DATA FINDS

‘WORLD ISN’T PAYING ATTENTION TO BITCOIN’ – NEW TWITTER DATA FINDS

According to the source Bit Info Charts, Bitcoin-related tweets are at their lowest level in 5 years. The figure has drawn ire from cryptocurrency speculators that the world has lost interest in Bitcoin — but is this really the case? One Twitter use Revin Rooke made the following conclusion: There were 16,710 tweets yesterday, but roughly 30k Bitcoin […]