XRP surges over 5% in a day; beaks crucial resistance as price escapes bear...

XRP has climbed higher surpassing major resistances and has been the best performing asset in the latest rally. At the time of writing, Ripple’s native coin was priced at...

Private digital currencies to serve as ‘alternative’ rather than ‘replacement’, claims recent SSRN research

Considering the ongoing participation of government organizations in building private crypto assets, a recently published research paper details on the use of “private digital currencies” and its implications on...

Tokenization of currency as stablecoins may have future potential, claims Stellar Development Foundation’s DoP

Stablecoins have been the talk of the cryptoverse for the last couple of years now, with the ‘fiat’ form of virtual assets continuing to gain traction in the industry...

Bitcoin ETF will bring the Glamour, but not the Glow: Explainer Part 1

Hold your horses, the Bitcoin ETF might not be as big as it seems. At the beginning of the year, cryptocurrency enthusiasts were hopeful. With 2018 ending on such a...

XRP Rich-list Stats show only 0.01% of total XRP accounts hold $3.848 million

The latest XRP wealth distribution statistics showed interesting insights into rising trends by the XRP holders over a period of three months. According to the latest XRP Richlist Stats,...

Teen sentenced to 20 months in prison for hacking services in exchange for cryptocurrency

Elliot Gunton, a 19-year old teenager from Mounteney Close in Norwich was sentenced to a 20-month prison sentence on 16th August. Gunton was also asked to pay back £400,000...

San Francisco-based Coinbase exploring the addition of 8 new digital assets

In an Ask Me Anything session back in July, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong had explained to the community about how the San Francisco-based exchange aimed to expand the...

Cardano development gets boost from IOHK’s release of Plutus ebook and Emurgo’s promotional work

Charles Hoskinson’s Cardano project is widely considered as one of the most technically sound ones in the community and IOHK, a research, and technology company, plays a massive role...

Bitfinex announces support for Tron-based USDt deposits, withdrawals

Bitfinex is in the news yet again, and this time not because of its involvement in in a continuing legal battle. A recent announcement by Bitfinex suggests that the...

Bitcoin Cash’s Roger Ver slammed on Twitter after claiming BCH dominance over BTC in...

Mainstream adoption of cryptocurrencies has been one of the fundamental aims of a lot of proponents in the space. Roger Ver, the Chief Executive Officer of Bitcoin.com, is one...