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

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, “Stamp is a prototype of a layer-2 private messaging and payment system on Bitcoin Cash. It implements stealth [plus] confidential transactions on top of Bitcoin Cash […]

European Blockchain Ecosystem Needs €350 Million for the Next 18 Months

European Blockchain Ecosystem Needs €350 Million for the Next 18 Months

A study report by Leadblock Partners, an appointed representative of Sapia Partners LLP, finds an accelerating growth of the European blockchain ecosystem.The findings of the Leadblock Partners study suggest European respondents have a funding need for €350 million for the next 18 months.The European Enterprise Blockchain start-up ecosystem is mainly composed of early-stage start-ups at […]

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

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 volatility hit 20% over the past 10 days – it’s the lowest 10-day reading in nearly three years. “Last time we reached that level, we […]

Bitcoin’s “Intrinsic Value” Nears $13k — Here’s Why That’s Big for Bulls

Bitcoin’s “Intrinsic Value” Nears $13k — Here’s Why That’s Big for Bulls

Bitcoin has performed extremely well since March’s lows, rallying over 150% from the $3,700 capitulation bottom. Even after a strong $1,200 retracement from the $10,500 highs, BTC is still one of the best-performing assets of 2020. Yet a crucial indicator suggests that Bitcoin is still intrinsically undervalued, boding well for the bull case. Related Reading: […]

US Senator: Digital Dollar Must Beat Bitcoin, Digital Yuan

During a hearing on the potential introduction of a digital dollar, Senator Tom Cotton claimed whatever the United States comes up with, it has to “be better than Bitcoin.” He also asserts it must be better than China’s digital yuan, which is currently in its pilot phase in the country. If it doesn’t, the dollar’s […]

Three Signs That XRP Has Finally Found It’s Bear Market Bottom

Three Signs That XRP Has Finally Found It’s Bear Market Bottom

XRP continues to sink, as does the stomachs of investors who have held the altcoin as a loss for over two years running. All that loss and suffering could soon come to an end, due to a number of signals that could indicate the asset has finally found a bottom. Remembering The Ups and Downs […]

Cryptocurrency-Focused Docuseries Airs to Millions of Viewers via the Discovery Science Channel

Cryptocurrency-Focused Docuseries Airs to Millions of Viewers via the Discovery Science Channel

A new docuseries called “Open Source Money” recently aired on July 4 and premiered on the Discovery Science channel. The new show gave millions of Discovery viewers information concerning bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, initial coin offerings, and blockchain technology. The cryptocurrency-focused show airing on Discovery will continue this summer with a number of episodes broadcasting once a […]

Food and Cash Shortages Push Cubans Toward Permissionless Cryptocurrencies

Food and Cash Shortages Push Cubans Toward Permissionless Cryptocurrencies

The Nation of Cuba is dealing with a national food crisis, as Venezuela has stopped offering aid to the small island nation. Moreover, the coronavirus outbreak has caused a shortage of cash couriers called “mules” and everyday items are becoming scarcer. Amid the crisis, a number of Cubans are resorting to leveraging cryptocurrencies like bitcoin […]

Bitcoin-Friendly Kanye West Running for US President 2020, Taking on Donald Trump and Joe Biden

Bitcoin-Friendly Kanye West Running for US President 2020, Taking on Donald Trump and Joe Biden

Kanye West announced on Independence Day that he is running for president of the United States in 2020, taking on Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. Responding to the bitcoin-friendly singer with 21 Grammy Awards, Tesla and Spacex CEO Elon Musk said West has his full support. Kanye West Running for President 2020 […]

Tether’s Booming Popularity in China Sparks a New Wave of Crypto Crackdowns

Tether (USDT) has seen massive inflows of capital throughout 2020, with much of this coming about not as a result of turbulence within the crypto market, but rather due to that seen in the traditional markets. Investors in countries where access to “safe haven” fiat currencies like the US Dollar is limited have widely begun […]