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The Crypto Space Has Shockingly Low Total Liquidity of $500 Million or Less, and Numerous ‘top’ Exchanges Caught Faking Their Volume

CoinMarketCap has launched a new liquidity feature, and the results are shocking. Out of the 54 cryptocurrency exchanges listed on CoinMarketCap’s liquidity page, which includes most major exchanges, there is only approximately $350 million of liquidity. Possibly, if all of the other exchanges that are not listed were measured and added, the crypto space would… Read more

Hybrid Crypto/Stock Investment Platform Abra Adds Over 200 New Cryptocurrencies

In addition to the expanded variety of cryptocurrencies, Abra is now allowing deposits and withdrawals of stablecoins including Tether (USDT), True USD (TUSD), Paxos Standard (PAX), and DAI. Further, bank withdrawal and deposit limits have been doubled to $4,000 per day, $8,000 per week, and $16,000 per month, giving investors more flexibility and profit potential. … Read more

Alibaba Teams Up With Popular Bitcoin (BTC) Rewards App Lolli

Popular Bitcoin (BTC) rewards app Lolli has teamed up with Alibaba, a Chinese E-Commerce giant with over $50 billion of revenue per year. Now United States customers will be able to earn some Bitcoin (BTC) for every purchase on Alibaba. Specifically, Lolli users on Alibaba will receive 5% of the purchase price back in Bitcoin… Read more

The Stellar Foundation Throws $3.85 Billion of Tokens Into the Trash Instead of Giving Them to Charity: the Dark Side of Crypto Capitalism

The Stellar Foundation conducted what is possibly the biggest coin burn in the history of crypto space by sending 55 billion Stellar Lumens (XLM), worth $3.85 billion, to an address that no one owns.  Coin burns have become an increasingly popular way to prop up the market price of altcoins. For example, Bitfinex’s LEO token… Read more

Tunisia Launching E-Dinar, First Paper-Backed National Cryptocurrency

The Central Bank of Tunisia has announced that its new national cryptocurrency, the E-Dinar, has begun to launch, although for now it is just in a testing phase. Many other countries have proposed national cryptocurrencies, and several countries have actually launched them, but what makes Tunisia’s national cryptocurrency unique is that it is backed by… Read more

In Sharp Policy Reversal Chinese State Newspaper Publishes Bitcoin (BTC) Article

Xinhau News Agency, which is the Chinese State Newspaper, one of the sole distributors of official Communist Party of China propaganda, and has a viewership of 1.4 billion people, published an article on its front page titled ‘Bitcoin: The First Successful Application Of Blockchain Technology’ in what seems to be a sharp reversal of Chinese… Read more

Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) Founder Says Quantum Computing Is Not a Threat to Cryptocurrency, Although That Claim Is Debatable

Dr. Leemon Baird, the Founder of Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) which is a relatively new cryptocurrency that boasts 10,000 transactions per second, has claimed that quantum computing is no threat to cryptocurrency at the Web Summit 2019.  The debate over quantum computing is popping up due to Google and NASA researchers creating the first computer that… Read more

Coinbase Is Making Staking Easy By Offering 5% Annually For Holding Tezos (XTZ)

Coinbase is bringing staking to the masses in a convenient way via offering users 5% annually for holding Tezos (XTZ) in their wallet. Users must hold Tezos (XTZ) in their wallet for 35-40 days, and after that, staking rewards will accumulate every three days. Tezos (XTZ) is the most popular Proof of Stake (PoS) cryptocurrency at this time… Read more
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The Crypto Space Has Shockingly Low Total Liquidity of $500 Million or Less, and Numerous ‘top’ Exchanges Caught Faking Their Volume

CoinMarketCap has launched a new liquidity feature, and the results are shocking. Out of the 54 cryptocurrency exchanges listed on CoinMarketCap’s liquidity page, which includes most major exchanges, there is only approximately $350 million of liquidity. Possibly, if all of…

The Stellar Foundation Throws $3.85 Billion of Tokens Into the Trash Instead of Giving Them to Charity: the Dark Side of Crypto Capitalism

The Stellar Foundation conducted what is possibly the biggest coin burn in the history of crypto space by sending 55 billion Stellar Lumens (XLM), worth $3.85 billion, to an address that no one owns.  Coin burns have become an increasingly…
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Block TV Token (BLTV) to Launch November 21, Will Allow Viewers to Unlock Exclusive Features, Highly Centralized Supply
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Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) Founder Says Quantum Computing Is Not a Threat to Cryptocurrency, Although That Claim Is Debatable
Dr. Leemon Baird, the Founder of Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) which is a relatively new cryptocurrency that boasts 10,000 transactions per…
ZCash Halo Breakthrough May Benefit All Cryptocurrencies
The Electric Coin Company (ECC), the company behind ZCash (ZEC) and its protocol development, revealed that their engineer Sean Bowe…
Gartner: Blockchain Tech Still in the Trough of Disillusionment
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Ravencoin to Fork to Combat ASIC’s
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Unknown Miner Gains ~70% of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Hash Rate and Performs Difficulty Adjustment Attack to Mine Up to 21 Blocks in an Hour, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Highly Susceptible to Attacks Due to Hash Rate Being 50X Lower Than Bitcoin (BTC)

An unknown miner has taken over a majority of hashing power on the Cash (BCH) network, with some reports suggesting the miner has had up to 75% of the hashing power at times. This makes the Cash (BCH) susceptible to 51% attacks, which is a scenario where a miner would fork the in order to…
Ransomware Victim Hacks His Hackers
A user got to counter the ransomware attackers that encrypted his files by hacking their server and releasing the decryption keys for all other victims. This incident involved the Muhstik…
Chainalysis Launches Actionable Real-Time Alerts for Suspicious Crypto Transactions
New York-based blockchain analysis company Chainalysis has announced the launch of a new alert service that flags suspicious cryptocurrency transactions. Chainalysis’ Know Your Transaction (KYT) tool is a real-time anti-money…
David Chaum Reveals Next Generation Digital Currency Praxxis
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China Not Banning The Crypto Mining Industry, For Now At Least

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of the People’s Republic of China has sway over which industries to encourage, which industries to regulate, and which industries to eliminate. In April the NDRC caused a stir in the crypto space…

Founder Of ATM Coin And Blue Bit Banc Gets 86 Months in Prison and $4.5 Million of Fines for Fraudulent Binary Options Scheme

The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) brought the hammer down on Blake Harisson Kantor, Nathan Mullins and five related corporations including Blue Bit Banc, Blue Bit Analytics, Mercury Cove, Blue Wolf Sales Consultants, and Thomas Client Services.  Apparently,…
Crypto-Anarchist Movement Paralelní Polis Warned by Central Bank of Czech Republic for Using the Word Coin to Describe Physical Bitcoins (BTC)
The Czech National Bank, which is the Central Bank of the Czech Republic, has sent an official threat to the crypto-anarchist movement Paralelní Polis for using the word coin to…
Facebook CEO Admits to Legislators That Libra Is A “Risky Project”
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There Is Now Concrete Evidence That the Economy Is Weakening: Two Possible Crypto Market Scenarios That Will Play Out During the Coming Recession

There has been plenty of discussion regarding a possible recession in the near future, especially after the bond yield curve inversion earlier this year, which is generally an accurate indicator that a recession will follow within 1-2 years. It has now been 7 months since the inversion and the stock market continues to be near…
A United States Blockchain-Based ‘Digital Dollar’ Would Be Pointless
There has been sporadic talk about creating an official national cryptocurrency for the United States, dubbed the digital dollar.  “We have not at the Fed decided to pursue or drive…
Mt. Gox Artificially Inflated and Popped the Bitcoin (BTC) Bubble of Late 2013 With the Markus and Willy Bots, Proving How a Big Exchange Can Manipulate the Global Market
Bitfinex and Tether Limited have been sued for allegedly printing billions of dollars of unbacked Tether (USDT), and using this Tether (USDT) to artificially pump the price of Bitcoin (BTC)…
Bitfinex’s LEO Token Has Been Consistently Losing Value Since June and Is Now Below IEO Price, Future Looks Bleak Due to Lawsuits
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