Category: Bitcoin

Upcoming Litecoin Halving Expected to Bring a New Price Leap

Photo: Marco Verch / Flickr Litecoin (LTC), referred to as the digital silver to the digital gold of Bitcoin (BTC), is approaching to a huge event — halving. Amid the event, a significant bull run cycle in the industry is anticipated. Litecoin is an open source software project released under […]

Cryptopia Liquidator Files for User Data Protection at US Court as Process Continues

Liquidators of defunct New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia have applied to secure user data stored in the United States as part of refund proceedings, a statement confirmed on May 27. Cryptopia, which suffered a hack in January, has spent months cooperating with law enforcement worldwide in an effort to control […]

Schnorr signatures, Taproot and Fidelity’s involvement will improve crypto, decentralized networks, claims Ari Paul

Cryptopia, the now-defunct New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange, released an update for its customers on 27 May 2019. Along with the update, the exchange also released a copy of the United States Bankruptcy Court of New York approving the firm’s “emergency motion for provisional relief.” Notably, David Ian Ruscoe from Grant […]

Public Perceptions of the Bitcoin Spot Market Are Wrong, Says Bitwise

Today’s bitcoin spot market is “significantly smaller and significantly more efficient” than is generally perceived, argues Bitwise Asset Management. In a white paper presented as comment to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday, Bitwise said the quality of the bitcoin spot market and the strength of arbitrage […]

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Broke Out at $8,233 Level, Uptrend May Continue

Photo: / Flickr Key Highlights: Bitcoin price broke out of the consolidating zone at $8,233 level; BTC is under bullish control; the Bears may pull back the price to reach $8,608 level. BTC/USD Medium-term Trend: Bullish Resistance levels: $9,007, $9,480, $10,014Support levels: $8,608 $8,233, $7,812 BTC/USD is Bullish on […]