Category: Bitcoin

Stellar Surges 50 Percent in Last 7 Days

Stellar (XLM) 00 remains one of the best performers during the last 7 days. Stellar has seen an increase upwards of 20 percent for the day, and more than 50 percent for the week, now standing as the sixth largest cryptocurrency. Today Was a Good Day… Again The last few days have seen serious price […]

Bitcoin Magazine’s Week in Review: The Resilience of Bitcoin

Altcoins may come and go; hacks may challenge exchanges; mainstream financial advisors might not get it — but even in the face of a protocol bug, Bitcoin perseveres and develops. Here are this week’s top stories from Bitcoin Magazine. Stay on top of the best stories in the bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrency industry. Subscribe to […]

Brexit Britain Can’t Rope-In Crypto Cowboys Alone

Bloomberg contributor Lionel Laurent believes that Brexit Britain needs to get serious about regulating the crypto industry. Yet, he’s skeptical it can be done alone. It’s clear from a September 21st Bloomberg article that regulation-cozy Lionel Laurent believes crypto regulation needs to be an international effort. EU-friendly Laurent believes that Brexit Britain simply cannot go it alone. Crypto needs […]

US Regulators are Fighting to Regulate Crypto, is it Positive?

A recent statement from an NYU professor brought yet another troublesome aspect of US crypto regulation to the attention of the public. This time, it is a rivalry between different regulators, with all of them wishing to establish dominance. US Regulators Competing for Turf The US is under a lot of pressure when it comes […]

Another Cryptocurrency Exchange Hack Hits Japan

Another cryptocurrency heist has shaken Japan. This time, 6.7 billion yen ($60 million USD) worth of company and user funds have vanished from Japanese cryptocurrency exchange platform Zaif. Tech Bureau Corp, the Osaka-based company that operates Zaif, estimates the heist occured on September 14, 2018, between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. local time. The exchange […]

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Facing Crucial Resistances

Key Points Bitcoin price started an upside move after trading as low as $6,202 against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $6,340 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could continue to move higher, but it is facing […]