Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s move to increase the price of the petro, the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, has sparked intense debate. Experts and tech-savvy Venezuelans alike are less than enthusiastic...

Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin Appears

It’s hard to imagine a time before cryptocurrency exchanges were stocked with hundreds of digital assets. A time before the pejorative “shitcoin” had been coined and there was no...

New Platforms Track Major Stablecoin Markets

The birth of more stablecoins, which has coincided with significant market losses for traditional cryptocurrencies, has drawn attention to these fiat-pegged digital assets. Dedicated platforms are now aggregating statistical...

A Look at 2018’s Best and Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies

With the dust all but settled on 2018, it’s time to reflect on the year’s best and worst performing cryptocurrencies. In the Best category, there are few standout candidates,...

Bitcoin ATMs Double in Number This Year

For a markedly bearish year, 2018 turns out to have been pretty good for the spread of cryptocurrency teller machines. The number of bitcoin ATMs around the world has...

Cryptocurrency Exchanges Delist Dozens of Struggling Altcoins

Kucoin has delisted 10 digital assets, including bitcoin gold and mobius, and Huobi has put 32 trading pairs on notice. Both exchanges cite issues to do with weak liquidity...

Ethereum Price Analysis: Back to the Eighties?

After Constantinople’s fall, Ethereum price appears set to dip below $100 and possibly return back to the $80s. Will the rescheduled Constantinople upgrade pump ETH again? Ethereum Price: Market...

Litecoin Price Pumps 10% After Mimblewimble Privacy Announcement

Litecoin has jumped in price by almost 11 percent in 24 hours following an announcement the altcoin could soon offer increased privacy. Mimblewimble Coming To Litecoin Data from Coinmarketcap confirms the...

Japan Police: 98.3% of Money Laundering instances Don’t include Cryptocurrency

Japan’s National Police Agency (NPA) state situations of suspected money laundering apparently associated with cryptocurrency increased by 900 % in 2018 when comparing to the year that is...

Putin Sets July Deadline For Cryptocurrency Law in Russia

Russia’s long-running cryptocurrency regulation saga may quickly be at a finish as Vladimir Putin has bought a due date of first July 2019 for the approval of this...