Login Register

Cryptocurrency news

Stellar’s XLM jumps by more than 30 percent in two days. **The upside move came after the foundational body announced that they were burning the XLM supply. The rival community accused the Stellar CEO of orchestrating the XLM pump. Stellar’s native asset XLM registered fresh gains on Tuesday as its founders decided to wipe out half of the token’s net … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 5, 2019, 8 a.m.
In which asset class would you direct $10,000 in investment capital – bitcoin or gold? There’s one condition. You can’t touch the funds for 10 long years. According to a Twitter poll crafted by former U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, bitcoin and gold are the top choices, with the leading cryptocurrency having overtaken the precious metal as the investment of choice … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 5, 2019, 11:37 a.m.
Augur (REP) has spiked over 35% in the last 30 hours. The Forecast Foundation is moving towards accelerating the development of the platform. REP could soon retrace before it continues its uptrend. Augur is on a roll as its price surged over 35% against the dollar in the last 30 hours. The recent announcements regarding new upgrades and products could … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 4, 2019, 5 p.m.
The UK’s tax authority has updated its tax policy for crypto assets. Expect huge administrative headaches as all crypto transactions need to be converted into £ and recorded. The authority reiterates that Bitcoin is not money. Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HRMC) on Friday updated its tax policy related to cryptocurrency in the UK. Here’s what you need to know … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 4, 2019, 11:57 a.m.
The French Ministry of National Education amended its syllabus to incorporate cryptocurrencies and bitcoin. Students will learn about the functions of bitcoin. While this will be covered as a supplementary topic, it might help spark the interest of students. The European Union (EU) appears to have a neutral stance on bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. The region’s parliament has no specific legislation … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 4, 2019, 12:04 p.m.
Bitfinex, which shares co-founders with the Tether stablecoin, is once again attracting controversy over the manipulation of the Bitcoin price. Per a paper published by the University of Texas Professor John Griffin and Ohio State University’s Amin Shams, Bitcoin’s run to a record high near $20,000 in 2017 was caused by a single market whale. Bitfinex whale manipulating Bitcoin price … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 4, 2019, 10 a.m.
On November 18, the official download site for the Monero CLI served a malicious binary for less than an hour. The malicious version of the download was designed to steal Monero from unsuspecting victims. An entity compromised the box responsible for serving official binaries for the Monero CLI. The date of the breach has not been disclosed publicly as of … read more
By Alex Nimoy - Nov. 18, 2019, 3:09 p.m.