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Market Analysis Feb. 19: Crypto Rally Continues Through Morning but Levels Off in Afternoon, Total Crypto Market Cap Gains $3 Billion in the Past Day

From last night through the morning, Bitcoin (BTC) rose from $3,830 to $4,020. The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has now dropped back to $3,900, however. In general, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) has been quite volatile over the past day. All major cryptocurrencies are up today besides Bitcoin SV (BSV), which is down 1.1 percent… Read more

Dollar Down Move and Total Crypto Market Cap: The Unseen Obvious

A strong devaluation of the U.S. dollar is not a new theme. In fact, it has been overstated to the point of boring believers and hurting anyone who tried to trade it. Gold is coming back but suffered a brutal winter for 2 years. And of course, there’s the 2018 crypto bear market. That price… Read more

Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show Feb. 19: Bitcoin (BTC) Reaches $4,000 This Morning, Crypto Market Cap Rallies to $136 Billion, Bitmain Loses $500 Million in Q3 2018

Listen to the February 19 Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show On this edition of the Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show we do a deep dive market analysis. The rally from yesterday continues and Bitcoin (BTC) went as high as $4,000 this morning. The total crypto market cap has added $5 billion since yesterday evening and is now… Read more

Bitcoin (BTC): Wait for a Dip and Perhaps Be Left Behind

Based on recent price action, we are suggesting a shift in how you look at support, resistance, and upside targets in Bitcoin (BTC). There’s an important reason for this. The slow creeping bid is very reflective of how a bull market begins. The higher Bitcoin (BTC) goes, the more reluctant people are to buy at… Read more

Market Analysis: Bitcoin (BTC) Reaches as High as $3,920, Several Major Cryptocurrencies up More Than 10 Percent, Total Crypto Market Cap Gains $11 Billion

Today Bitcoin (BTC) experienced a much-needed rally, rising from $3,550 yesterday afternoon to as high as $3,920 around noontime. Currently, Bitcoin (BTC) is at $3,850, a 7 percent increase in the past 24 hours. Bitcoin (BTC) is still below the 2019 high of $4,100 reached in early January, and this is perhaps an important level… Read more

Bitcoiin (B2G): an ERC-20 Token That Claims to Be Superior to Bitcoin (BTC) but Has No Redeeming Qualities, Raised $75 Million in ICO and Lost 94 Percent of Its Value

The War On Shitcoins Episode 11: Bitcoiin (B2G). The war on shitcoins is a Crypto.IQ series that targets and shoots down cryptocurrencies that are not worth investing in either due to their being scams, having serious design flaws, being centralized, or in general just being worthless copies of other cryptocurrencies. There are thousands of shitcoins… Read more

Ethereum (ETH) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) —  2009:Equities::2019 Crypto

In our view, the Ethereum (ETH) up move matters and hints at a changing crypto landscape. During the bear market, traditional technical indicators provided a lot of false signals. People who bought a traditional chart book and went to work got particularly hurt. Some of the worst offenders were patterns that used diagonal lines like… Read more

Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show Feb. 18: Bitcoin (BTC) Rallies to $3,800, Craig Wright Continues to Claim He Is Satoshi Without Proof, Mark Karpeles Arguing with Brock Pierce Over Reopening Mt. Gox

Listen to the February 18 Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show On this edition of the Crypto.IQ Daily Radio Show we do a deep dive market analysis. Bitcoin (BTC) has rallied to $3,800 and the total crypto market cap has increased by $10 billion in a day. Ethereum (ETH) and EOS are leading the rally with 14… Read more
Name Current Price 24h %
Bitcoin $3,934.17 +0.04%
Ethereum $143.59 -2.65%
Monero $51.79 -0.61%
Litecoin $47.57 -1.16%


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Market Analysis Feb. 19: Crypto Rally Continues Through Morning but Levels Off in Afternoon, Total Crypto Market Cap Gains $3 Billion in the Past Day

From last night through the morning, Bitcoin (BTC) rose from $3,830 to $4,020. The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has now dropped back to $3,900, however. In general, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) has been quite volatile over the past day.…

Dollar Down Move and Total Crypto Market Cap: The Unseen Obvious

A strong devaluation of the U.S. dollar is not a new theme. In fact, it has been overstated to the point of boring believers and hurting anyone who tried to trade it. Gold is coming back but suffered a brutal…
Bitcoin (BTC): Wait for a Dip and Perhaps Be Left Behind
Based on recent price action, we are suggesting a shift in how you look at support, resistance, and upside targets in Bitcoin (BTC). There’s an important reason for this. The…
Market Analysis: Bitcoin (BTC) Reaches as High as $3,920, Several Major Cryptocurrencies up More Than 10 Percent, Total Crypto Market Cap Gains $11 Billion
Today Bitcoin (BTC) experienced a much-needed rally, rising from $3,550 yesterday afternoon to as high as $3,920 around noontime. Currently, Bitcoin (BTC) is at $3,850, a 7 percent increase in…

Tech

Mobile Wallet to Shatter Barrier to Financial Markets Using Bitcoin (BTC) and Litecoin (LTC)
Momentum builds for mobile investment app Abra after a recent announcement to roll out worldwide investment access. People in 155…
Mimblewimble Deep Dive: a Highly Scalable and Anonymous Blockchain Protocol Used by the New Cryptocurrencies Grin (GRIN) and Beam (BEAM)
On July 19, 2016, an anonymous blockchain developer working under the pseudonym Tom Elvis Jedusor posted the Mimblewimble white paper.…
Nasdaq Financial Network Planning to Integrate Symbiont Blockchain after Nasdaq Leads $20 Million Funding Round
Industry heavyweight Nasdaq has joined Citi and Mike Novogratz led Galaxy Digital in funding a $20 million Series-B round for…
How Bitcoin (BTC) Can Prepare for a Severe Geomagnetic Storm
Since the creation of Bitcoin (BTC) in 2009, there have been no severe geomagnetic storms. However, Bitcoin (BTC) users are…

Security

How Blockstream is Fighting Crypto Exchange Fraud

It is no secret that cryptocurrency exchanges have a bad reputation for mismanaging, losing access to, and misrepresenting customer funds and liquidity. The most recent debacle was the “death” of Quadriga Exchange’s founder. According to the exchange, Founder Gerald Cotten died with sole access to the cold wallet that stored customer’s funds. However, many customers…
Interview With Bread (BRD) Wallet Co-founder: a Mobile Wallet That Stores Private Keys on Phone in a Cryptographically Secure Enclave Rather Than on a Server
Listen to the interview with Aaron Lasher, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer at Bread (BRD) wallet At the North American Bitcoin Conference in Miami, Crypto.IQ interviewed Aaron Lasher, the Co-Founder…
Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Claims It's Been Hacked, Goes Offline After Months of Problems; Users Cry Exit Scam
The Cryptopia cryptocurrency exchange has announced that it has been hacked and is coordinating with police to investigate. This announcement follows two continuous days of unscheduled maintenance, during which time…
219,500 Ethereum Classic (ETC) Worth $1.1 Million Double Spent During 51 Percent Attack; Coinbase May Delist
Ethereum Classic (ETC) has been under siege due to a 51 percent attack, as detailed in a CryptoIQ article yesterday. There was initially incorrect information that this 51 percent attack,…

Regulation

Numerous Countries Have Made Bitcoin (BTC) Illegal Even Though It’s Impossible to Ban Bitcoin

Bitcoin is secure, decentralized, and can be anonymous when users take the proper precautions. These characteristics make Bitcoin resilient in the face of government bans, but that doesn’t mean governments have given up on trying to ban Bitcoin or at…

Wyoming Leads the Way on Cryptocurrency Legislation: Crypto is Money

In the United States, Wyoming recently passed a bill that legally recognizes cryptocurrencies as money as of Jan. 31, 2019. The bill was presented and proposed on Jan. 19 and was quickly approved by the most crypto-friendly state in the…
Chat App kik (KIN) Fighting Back Against Possible SEC Enforcement
Popular Canadian chat app Kik made waves in 2017 when it announced its ICO and intentions to integrate a cryptocurrency into the Kik platform. In September, Kik raised almost $100…
U.K. Regulators Initiate Win for Crypto Utility Token Classification; Other Countries Fast Eclipsing U.S. as a Crypto Leader
Amid the chaos imposed by the Brexit Referendum, U.K. regulatory agencies are still at work weighing how they’ll deal with the cryptocurrency space. They have at least one answer that…

Opinion

Bitcoiin (B2G): an ERC-20 Token That Claims to Be Superior to Bitcoin (BTC) but Has No Redeeming Qualities, Raised $75 Million in ICO and Lost 94 Percent of Its Value

The War On Shitcoins Episode 11: Bitcoiin (B2G). The war on shitcoins is a Crypto.IQ series that targets and shoots down cryptocurrencies that are not worth investing in either due to their being scams, having serious design flaws, being centralized, or in general just being worthless copies of other cryptocurrencies. There are thousands of shitcoins…
Reality Shares Blockforce Global Currency Strategy ETF Wants to Be the First Bitcoin (BTC) Related ETF, but it Uses Bitcoin Futures on CME and CBOE Instead of Actual Bitcoins and 75 Percent of the ETF Is Fiat Currencies
Every single Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposal in the United States has been either rejected by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or delayed into oblivion. Most notably, the…
The Laws That Govern Bitcoin Part 1 — Moore's Law
As Bitcoin enthusiasts and investors, we can't let Bitcoin run unbridled across the financial landscape without trying to define it every chance we get. Luckily, there are a variety of…
NEM (XEM): Decentralized Governance Gone Wrong, NEM Foundation Bankrupts Itself After Burning Through 80 Million XEM In a Year, Asks Community for Another 160 Million XEM
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