Developer Reveals Layer-Two Private Messaging and Payment System on Bitcoin Cash

On July 4, 2020, the Bitcoin Cash proponent Cain published an interview with the blockchain developer, Shammah Chancellor, about a new project called Stamp Chat. At its basic level,...

Binance Ordered to Halt Offering Derivatives Trading in Brazil

The Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM) on Monday ordered cryptocurrency exchange Binance to immediately cease offering derivatives trading services in the country. DisclosureThe leader in blockchain news, CoinDesk is a...

Record Bitcoin Options Market Volume Shows Institutions Keen on Crypto

A CryptoCompare report published on July 6 has closely analyzed monthly trends in the cryptocurrency exchange market and found that crypto derivatives volumes have begun to taper off after peaking...

Telegram Will Shut Down the TON Testnet by August 2020

Although Telegram has terminated its blockchain project, Telegram Open Network (TON), in May 2020, the TON test net has been apparently running for almost one year.In a July 6 update,...

Price Analysis 7/6: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, ADA, BNB, CRO, EOS

Bitcoin and altcoins pushed higher today and many are showing signs of a possible trend reversal. Source link

Bitcoin Volatility Hits Three-Year Low, Sparking Fears of Massive Sell-Off

The cryptocurrency data analytics and research company, Skew has warned that bitcoin could see a massive sell-off due to declining volatility.The data analytics firm says that bitcoin (BTC) realized...

Social Media Bans ‘Highlight the Profound Censorship on Web 2.0’

The crackdown on alleged hate speech is intensifying as social media platforms either expand their policies or step up enforcement of their terms of service. Reddit banned over 2,000 subreddits as...

How Bitcoin Is Becoming Both Resistance Money and a National Security Concern

In little more than 10 years, Bitcoin (BTC) grew from a small cypherpunk community to a matter of national security with vast implications for geopolitics.At the Unitize panel titled “From...

Chinese Courts Use Blockchain for Property E-Sealing

Several courts in China have implemented blockchain technology as a way to secure properties with an electronic seal.The Executive Bureau of the People's Court in Haidian District, Beijing, has reportedly...

The Tokenized Metaverse: Non-Fungible Token Sales to Surpass $100 Million

On July 1, 2020, the partner of Polynexus Capital, Andrew Steinwold, detailed that the sales of blockchain-powered non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are about to cross the $100 million mark. The...

Bitcoin Entrepreneur Brock Pierce Joins the 2020 US Presidential Election

Blockchain entrepreneur and former Disney child actor, Brock Pierce, is running for President of the United States this election. Pierce announced he was running during America’s Independence Day celebration...

What Is Yield Farming? The Rocket Fuel of DeFi, Explained

It’s effectively July 2017 in the world of decentralized finance (DeFi), and as in the heady days of the initial coin offering (ICO) boom, the numbers are only trending up. According...

App Connects Bitcoin and Lightning Payments Directly to Your Bank Account

Jack Mallers, developer of the Zap Lightning Wallet, announced his new app for iPhone, Android and Chrome on July 2, which allows users to send and receive Bitcoin (BTC) and...

Akon’s DLT Startup to Set up a Blockchain Hub in Kenya in Q4 2020

Akon, a famous Senegalese-American musician and a known blockchain supporter, is setting up a blockchain hub in Kenya.Dubbed the “Kenyan Opportunity Hub”, the new venture aims to promote blockchain and...

A New Price Valuation Model Says $10,670 Fair Value For Bitcoin

Seba, a Switzerland based bank, is proposing a Bitcoin valuation model that places its fair value at $10,670. At this price, the model suggests Bitcoin is trading at a...

First Mover: As Bitcoiners Watch Dollar, Deutsche Sees Trump Win Hurting Reserve Status

Bitcoiners, already rocked by this year’s coronavirus-inflicted turbulence, face a fresh source of volatility as the market heads into the second half of 2020: the U.S. presidential elections.  According to Deutsche Bank,...

Bitcoin Realized Volatility Last Did This Right Before 2018 Sell-Off

Bitcoin (BTC) could be heading for a repeat of its late 2018 sell-off, data warns as realized volatility reaches almost three-year highs.Uploading fresh charts on July 6, on-chain analyst Skew...

China’s Digital Yuan Will Target the Dollar, Not Bitcoin

Having learned what it needs from the cryptocurrency space and blockchain, China will aim to rival the U.S. dollar, not Bitcoin (BTC), with its highly-anticipated digital yuan.Matthew Graham, a veteran...

Bitcoin’s Price Correlation With S&P 500 Hits Record Highs

Ever since its inception, bitcoin has been dubbed “digital gold,” given it is durable, fungible, divisible and scarce like the precious metal.  However, while gold has a strong track record of...

3 Reasons Why Bloomberg Calling Bitcoin a ‘Resting Bull’ Is Inaccurate

Bloomberg senior commodities strategist Mike McGlone recently released a midyear crypto outlook, which states that Bitcoin volatility should continue to decrease as the asset behaves more like gold. The report...