Is Bitcoin Surging Because of Tensions in Iran and the Middle East?

Bitcoin prices have jumped almost 6% over the past couple of hours as news emerges of a US airstrike on Iranian military personnel. BITCOIN PRICE SURGES $400 A huge green candle...

Litecoin could profit from descending channel pattern breakout

Litecoin has been trading close to its support point and despite minor surges, the silver crypto failed to post impressive rallies after August this year. Litecoin has been trading at...

Tunisia to issue dinar-backed CBDC with Russian developers

Tunisia might just beat China to the punch. If you thought the first digital currency launched by a central bank would be the digital dollar, the electronic euro or the...

Microsoft-backed MIC partners with Aeternity to promote blockchain in Malta

The world is paying heed to blockchain and getting on-board with it, including Microsoft Innovation Center . On 4 November, MIC announced a partnership with an open-source blockchain for...

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...