Bitcoin Drops Below $10K as Crypto Markets Dip

Signs of bull market exhaustion in the bitcoin market may be having a knock-on effect across cryptocurrencies in general. All of the top 100 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization – bar

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Litecoin Cash Has Forked But It’s Hardly Trading

Call it a slow start. A plan to launch a new cryptocurrency by forking the litecoin blockchain went off without a technical hitch over the weekend, but at press time,

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New Bitcoin Code Will Finally Boast Full SegWit Support

Segregated Witness (SegWit) is special. And it’s not just because the bitcoin code change is focused on scaling the network (it is), or that it paves the way for a

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Vitalik Has a New Idea for ICOs – And It’s Being Tested

Investors need more control over ICOs At least, that’s according to ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin. One of the early thinkers to shape the crypto funding mechanism concept, he hasn’t quite

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Bitcoin Price Ticks Higher Amid Strong Korean Demand

Bitcoin’s recovery continues apace, with prices passing $11,600 in the morning’s trading. According to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index, at around 07:00 UTC today, the cryptocurrency reached $11,645.12, before dropping slightly

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Ripple To Hit $5 With Coinbase Listing

In 2017, Ripple (XRP) recorded greater gains than Ethereum and Bitcoin. These gains have laid the foundation for Ripple to become fully established as a virtual currency to be used

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BlockShow 2018: New European Event is Announced, Larger Than Ever

BlockShow Europe will be held from May 28-29 in Berlin. Why exactly so? According to the organizing team, Berlin was chosen as one of the main European centres for fintech

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$10K Again for Bitcoin, But Other Cryptos Outperform

The crypto markets continued to mount a recovery this week, brushing aside fears of a possible lull ahead of the Chinese New Year holiday. At the close of the seven-day

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As Bitcoin soars, so do Coinbase customer complaints

It was around midnight, January 31, when K. received an email from Coinbase containing a 1099 tax form. That was strange enough – K. certainly didn’t expect a cryptocurrency exchange to

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$500 Million Cryptocurrency hacked?

The fallout from the year’s biggest cryptocurrency hack to date continues. On Monday, Reuters reported that 10 traders who used the Tokyo-based exchange Coincheck are preparing to file a lawsuit

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