Europe’s New ‘Seed-to-Shelf’ Cannabidiol Blockchain Tracking Tool

Posted on August 7th, 2020

The Cannabinoid Association of the Netherlands has unveiled a blockchain-based CBD tracker for customers to trace a product’s journey from seed-to-sale.

Ransomware Threatens Production of 300 Ventilators Per Day

Posted on August 7th, 2020

The DoppelPaymer gang deployed a ransomware attack against ventilator manufacturer Boyce Technologies amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pantera’s Founder Foresees $100K+ Bitcoin On the Horizon

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Dan Morehead is more conservative in his Bitcoin price predictions than his firm Pantera Capital, though both agree that it will hit $100,000.

Kazakhstan May Tax Crypto Mining At a Flat-Rate of 15%

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of the Economy wants to tax crypto mining in an effort to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

Much of Russia’s Blockchain Voter Data Is Now for Sale on the Dark Web

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Many Russian citizens now face exploitation on the dark web after their Blockchain voting data was accidentally leaked in early July.

Raoul Pal: ‘It May Not Be Worth Owning Any Asset Other Than Bitcoin’

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Raoul Pal, CEO and founder of Real Vision, says Bitcoin may soon become his only asset for long-term investments.

Nigerian Crypto Activity Has Been On the Rise Since April

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Nigeria outperformed the rest of the world by the level of interest in Bitcoin over recent months.

Record $830M CME Bitcoin Futures Open Interest Highlights Bullish Trend

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Top traders’ net exposure and institutional investors’ growing open interest in Bitcoin futures contracts show the market remains tilted toward bulls.

North American Investors Vastly Favor Bitcoin Over Other Cryptocurrencies

Posted on August 6th, 2020

North America-based institutional investors tend to buy and hold cryptocurrency more than those based in East Asia, according to Chainalysis.

Someone Transferred a Billion Dollars in Bitcoin for Less Than $5

Posted on August 6th, 2020

An unknown Bitcoin wallet paid a mere $4 to transfer over $1 billion.

Ethereum 2.0 Devs Discuss Medalla Issues as Network Stabilizes

Posted on August 6th, 2020

After the somewhat imperfect launch of the Medalla Eth 2.0 testnet, developers discuss what initially went wrong.

Grayscale Ethereum Trust Files To Become An SEC-Reporting Company

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Grayscale Ethereum Trust files to become an SEC reporting company amidst the Ethereum bull run.

German Police Seize $30M in Crypto From Streaming Site Operator

Posted on August 6th, 2020

One of the main operators of the now-shuttered streaming site movie2k.to has forfeited over $30 million worth of crypto to German police.

One Month On, Forsage Continues Despite SEC’s Ponzi Warnings

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Forsage members are courting a high risk with the Philippines’ securities regulator.

Fed’s Inflation Efforts ‘Likely to End Disastrously’ Says Pomp

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Anthony Pompliano said Bitcoin, stocks, gold, and real estate will run ‘much, much higher’ as the Fed inadvertently ramps up inflation.

51% Attack Bleeds More Than $5M From Ethereum Classic

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Forensic analysis suggests the recent Ethereum Classic blockchain reorganization was a carefully orchestrated malicious attack.

Blockchain Salaries in China Are Exploding in Value As The Industry Expands

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Chinese recruiting platforms revealed a significant rise in wages paid for blockchain-related job roles in the country.

‘The Sandbox’ Game Announces $3M Token Sale Through Binance Launchpad

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Highly anticipated blockchain game The Sandbox has announced a token sale for its SAND utility tokens later this month through Binance’s Launchpad platform.

Bloomberg: Bitcoin Is Stabilizing at 6x the Price of Gold

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Bloomberg suggests that the price of Bitcoin is stabilizing at six times the price of gold, yet it contends that the asset is still undervalued.

Pavel Durov Denies He’s Selling Telegram Following TON Failure

Posted on August 6th, 2020

“We are not selling Telegram – neither in part, nor in full,” Telegram CEO Pavel Durov promises.

Blockstream’s Adam Back Slams Ethereum as a Ponzi-Scheme

Posted on August 6th, 2020

Crypto tribalism shifts up a gear, with Bitcoin pioneer Adam Back lashing out at Ethereum.

Bitcoin and S&P 500 No Longer Correlated: Mati Greenspan

Posted on August 6th, 2020

The Quantum Economics founder says there was only ever a ‘loose correlation’ between crypto markets and the S&P 500 during the pandemic.

Bloomberg: Ethereum’s Rise is Speculative While Bitcoin’s Price Is Based on Fundamentals

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Bloomberg finds Ethreum’s bull run to be speculative while contending that Bitcoin’s appreciation is driven by fundamentals.

3 Ways US Fed Printing Is Fueling Huge Gold, Silver and Bitcoin Rally

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Federal Reserve monetary policy appears to be a primary catalyst for the current rally in gold, silver and Bitcoin.

Price Analysis 8/5: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, ADA, BNB, LINK, CRO

Posted on August 5th, 2020

If Bitcoin can reclaim the $12,200 level, several altcoins are likely to resume their uptrend.

OKEx Launches Indian P2P Trading Platform Despite Legal Uncertainty

Posted on August 5th, 2020

OKEx has launched a peer-to-peer trading platform and fiat onramp in India.

Bitcoin Will Break $400K in Long-Term, Morgan Creek’s Pomp Predicts

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Bitcoin will eventually capture more of the market than gold, Morgan Creek’s Anthony Pompliano predicts.

Crypto Class Action Asks to Use Social Media to Wrangle Flighty ICO Issuer

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Plaintiffs as the court to authorize communication via email and Twitter to Status co-founders as part of a class-action lawsuit over SNT’s ICO.

IRS Tax Warnings on Ethereum’s Fifth Anniversary

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Since the time Ethereum was born, the crypto-tax landscape has dramatically changed, and that is where we are now.

Darknet Vendor and Pharmacist Charged With $270 Million Bitcoin Drug Trade

Posted on August 5th, 2020

Two Costa Rican residents were charged for selling drugs worth $270 million on the darknet.