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Craig Wright’s Ramblings: Everyone Using Bitcoin And The Lightning Network Are Thieves, Binance Is A Criminal Cartel, Bitcoin Is Breaking The Law And Will Be Sued

Craig Wright runs his own blog which is filled with anti crypto space ramblings. Right off the bat, the tagline for the blog is “Bitcoin SV is the original Bitcoin”, which is a solid sign that everything else in the blog will be madness. This article explores several of Craig Wright’s more unhinged blog posts.… Read more

Is The Big Bitcoin Rally We’ve All Been Waiting For Finally Here?

When the stock market began to crash due to economic weakness caused by the Coronavirus pandemic, Bitcoin (BTC) went down just as fast or even faster than the stock market. However, Bitcoin (BTC) has been consistently rising for 3 weeks now, and this begs the question, is the big Bitcoin (BTC) rally we’ve all been… Read more

Venezuela To Give One Petro To Each Doctor, Which Is About $20, In Order To Fight Coronavirus Pandemic

Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has announced that in order to help fight the Coronavirus pandemic each doctor in the nation will receive one Petro, which is worth $60 according to the government, but trades on the free market for $20-$26. Some people may scoff at this news, since $20 seems like so little in the… Read more

Ripple Now Has Less Active Addresses Than Dogecoin And All Of The Other Major Cryptocurrencies

Ripple (XRP) may have the 3rd highest market cap in the crypto space at $8 billion, but it is certainly not the 3rd most popular cryptocurrency, not even close, according to data from CoinMetrics. In fact, Ripple (XRP) is in last place out of all the major cryptocurrencies when it comes to active addresses. Ripple… Read more

Binance Confirms Upcoming Launch of Bitcoin Mining Pool

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) confirmed in a Tweet Wednesday that Binance will be launching a Bitcoin mining pool in Q2. This news comes just weeks away from Bitcoin’s third halving event. Rumors had been swirling in the last few days about yet another potential Binance venture as it completes a recently announced acquisition of… Read more

Max Keiser Says That Gold Is Like Toilet Paper, It Will Run Out, And People Will Flock To Bitcoin

Crypto influencer Max Keiser says that just like toilet paper, which disappeared from store shelves across the country amid the Coronavirus pandemic, gold will run out too due to people hoarding it, and at that point there will be a mad dash to buy up Bitcoin (BTC). According to a Bloomberg report, physical gold supply… Read more

Factom, One Of The First ICO Companies, Is Getting Liquidated

Factom (FCT) announced on March 31 that they will begin liquidating assets in order to partially pay off creditors. This appears to be the end of one of the first initial coin offering (ICO) companies. Factom (FCT) conducted their ICO in August 2015 and raised $140,000 of Bitcoin (BTC). Back then the price of Bitcoin… Read more

Bitcoin Source Code To Be Stored Deep Under The Arctic Ice, Making Bitcoin Nuclear War And Asteroid Proof

Bitcoin’s (BTC) source code will be stored deep under the Arctic ice in Norway this Spring, on film that is meant to last 1,000 years. This will mean that even if the entire surface of the Earth was destroyed by a nuclear war or asteroid, Bitcoin (BTC) will live on. Bitcoin’s (BTC) code will be… Read more


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Market

Is The Big Bitcoin Rally We’ve All Been Waiting For Finally Here?

When the stock market began to crash due to economic weakness caused by the Coronavirus pandemic, Bitcoin (BTC) went down just as fast or even faster than the stock market. However, Bitcoin (BTC) has been consistently rising for 3 weeks…

Ripple Now Has Less Active Addresses Than Dogecoin And All Of The Other Major Cryptocurrencies

Ripple (XRP) may have the 3rd highest market cap in the crypto space at $8 billion, but it is certainly not the 3rd most popular cryptocurrency, not even close, according to data from CoinMetrics. In fact, Ripple (XRP) is in…
Factom, One Of The First ICO Companies, Is Getting Liquidated
Factom (FCT) announced on March 31 that they will begin liquidating assets in order to partially pay off creditors. This appears to be the end of one of the first…
Record Amounts Of Crypto Purchased During This Month’s Crypto Crash According To Coinbase
March 12 was one of the most extremely bearish days in crypto history, with most major cryptocurrencies declining over 50%, and Bitcoin (BTC) plunging below $4,000, near the bear market…

Tech

Bitcoin’s Developers Are Now For The Most Part Funded By Corporations, Which Could Pose A Centralization Problem
BitMEX Research compiled a report on how Bitcoin (BTC) development is being funded, and apparently the majority of Bitcoin (BTC)…
Coinbase Directly Integrates With DeFi Platforms To Create A Streamlined Crypto Savings Experience
Coinbase has announced that they have directly integrated with decentralized finance (DeFi) platforms like Compound and dYdX to create a…
Bakkt Piloting Direct Payment Integration With Starbucks
Since 2018 Bakkt has been promising to revolutionize the crypto space by partnering with major retailers like Starbucks and offering…
Coinbase Wallet Integrates Ethereum Name Service (ENS) to Simplify Crypto Withdrawals
Coinbase has integrated the Ethereum Name Service (ENS) in order to simplify crypto withdrawals. The ENS is a decentralized alternative…

Security

Bitcoin Source Code To Be Stored Deep Under The Arctic Ice, Making Bitcoin Nuclear War And Asteroid Proof

Bitcoin’s (BTC) source code will be stored deep under the Arctic ice in Norway this Spring, on film that is meant to last 1,000 years. This will mean that even if the entire surface of the Earth was destroyed by a nuclear war or asteroid, Bitcoin (BTC) will live on. Bitcoin’s (BTC) code will be…
Bitfinex and OKEx Hit by DDoS Attacks
Two major crypto exchanges, Bitfinex and OKEx, were hit with distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks in a span of 24 hours. Bitfinex was down for under an hour, and…
EOS Network Experiencing Micro-Forks, Coinbase Disables Withdrawals
The EOS network is apparently experiencing persistent micro-forks, which is causing transactions and blocks to be missed. Coinbase disabled EOS withdrawals on February 21, saying that the EOS network is…
IOTA Foundation to Rewind Blockchain Following $1.6 Million Hack
As deep dived in a previous article on Crypto.IQ, the IOTA Trinity wallet was compromised, and the IOTA Foundation shut down the entire network via the coordinator until the problem…

Regulation

The Crypto-Currency Act of 2020 Has Been Officially Proposed in the United States Congress

Paul Gosar, the Republican Congressman from Arizona, has officially proposed the Crypto-Currency Act of 2020. Although the title of the bill does not spell the word cryptocurrency correctly, it does aim to provide a clearer regulatory framework for cryptocurrency in…

New South Korean Law Will Properly Regulate The Crypto Industry

South Korea has passed the Special Finance Information Law, which will provide proper regulation for the cryptocurrency industry in South Korea, which is much needed considering the excessive amounts of crypto exchange hacks that have occurred in South Korea. One…
Indian Supreme Court Removes The Crypto Exchange Ban
In April 2018 the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which is the Central Bank of India, effectively banned crypto exchanges and severely restricted crypto businesses by barring banks from serving…
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce Acknowledges the SEC Will Never Approve a Bitcoin ETF
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner Hester Peirce, often referred to as Crypto Mom since she is the only SEC Commissioner with a favorable view towards crypto, has acknowledged that…

Opinion

Craig Wright’s Ramblings: Everyone Using Bitcoin And The Lightning Network Are Thieves, Binance Is A Criminal Cartel, Bitcoin Is Breaking The Law And Will Be Sued

Craig Wright runs his own blog which is filled with anti crypto space ramblings. Right off the bat, the tagline for the blog is “Bitcoin SV is the original Bitcoin”, which is a solid sign that everything else in the blog will be madness. This article explores several of Craig Wright’s more unhinged blog posts.…
Max Keiser Says That Gold Is Like Toilet Paper, It Will Run Out, And People Will Flock To Bitcoin
Crypto influencer Max Keiser says that just like toilet paper, which disappeared from store shelves across the country amid the Coronavirus pandemic, gold will run out too due to people…
Global Reserve Currencies Have Tended To Last Only 100 Years, Will Bitcoin Be Next? In Reality The USD Is More Dominant Than Ever, and Bitcoin Cannot Be A Global Reserve Currency Since There Is No Nation Behind It
Crypto influencer PlanB has posted a thought provoking tweet, showing how the world’s global reserve currencies have generally only remained dominant for 100 years. This has led to speculation that…
Could This Week’s Bitcoin Crash Create The Perfect Conditions For A Major Rally?
Things may seem pessimistic after the major cryptocurrency price crash that occurred this week. Bitcoin (BTC) dropped as low as $3,850, down from $10,500 only a month ago, and most…