Archive for August 18th, 2019

Would Blockchain Better Protect User Data Than FaceApp? Experts Answer

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Would Blockchain Better Protect User Data Than FaceApp? Experts Answer

FaceApp — the mobile application that has blown up your Instagram feed with pictures of your followers as old people, the opposite gender or babies — has raised a lot of concerns about potential privacy violations for users that upload their photos to be edited. Rumors have circulated that the application might even be taking […]

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Rebounds At Crucial Support, Are Bulls Plotting a Move?

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Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Rebounds At Crucial Support, Are Bulls Plotting a Move?

Ethereum saw a notable increase of 5% today taking its price to $194.71. The week was, however, and the price declined by 8.41%. The good news is that Ethereum has rebounded at a long term support trend line and looks like it will hold moving forward.  This latest rebound is supported by the increase in […]

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Bitcoin Love Is a No-Go in Austria • Live Bitcoin News

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Bitcoin Love Is a No-Go in Austria • Live Bitcoin News

Earlier today, Live Bitcoin News put out an article suggesting that “fear” was the primary emotion surrounding bitcoin and crypto as of late. While greed had significantly dropped given bitcoin’s sudden fall to its greatest lows since November 2018, many have concern about what will happen given bitcoin’s drooping position in the market and where […]

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OKEx blog explains why more crypto-traders are looking into sharpe ratios

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OKEx blog explains why more crypto-traders are looking into sharpe ratios

When you are dealing with cryptocurrencies and its financial ecosystem, one has to be calculative and consider volatility and major price swings as an important factor before making any investments. Sharpe Ratio, a measurement tool which is regularly used in the traditional financial markets, allows traders and investors to assess the return on investment in […]

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Bitcoin Dropping Under High $8,000s Now “Highly Unlikely”: Here’s Why

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Bitcoin Dropping Under High $8,000s Now “Highly Unlikely”: Here’s Why

Despite the fact that Bakkt finalized a launch date for its much-ballyhooed Bitcoin futures, the cryptocurrency market has failed to rally. Per the time of writing this, the leading crypto asset is currently trading for $10,150 a piece, down 2% in the past 24 hours. Altcoins have followed suit, posting near-identical losses as bulls have […]

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Why Bitcoin’s Energy Consumption Is Actually Good For Long-term Global Economic Stability?

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Why Bitcoin’s Energy Consumption Is Actually Good For Long-term Global Economic Stability?

According to a recent blog post by Unchained Capital, a financial company which offers cash loans to long-term cryptocurrency holders, the long-term necessity and importance of bitcoin’s energy consumption outweighs its controversial climatic influences and environmental disruption. According to the insightful conclusions, bitcoin’s “wasteful” energy consumption is a more rational alternative in building a better […]

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Satoshi Nakamoto Reveal News: Yet Another PR Stunt?

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Satoshi Nakamoto Reveal News: Yet Another PR Stunt?

A well-known press release distribution service has published a bit which says that Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s creator, will reveal his identity, as well as other important aspects of his life and career today, August 18th. It appears the release has been submitted by a digital marketing agency and, by the looks of it, it’s nothing […]

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Shenzhen Special Economic Zone to Include Digital Currency Research

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Shenzhen Special Economic Zone to Include Digital Currency Research

On Aug. 18, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China outlined the plans for the future development of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, including the research and promotion of digital funds and the national cryptocurrency based on the renminbi. According to Chinese news agency STCN: “Mutual recognition of fund products. Promote interoperability with […]

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XRP surges by over 7% in an hour, as coin breaks out of bullish pattern

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XRP surges by over 7% in an hour, as coin breaks out of bullish pattern

XRP has been at the mercy of the bears in the market and has shown only a minimal recovery after the August 14 fall. However, the coin’s price shot up in the short term and breached its immediate resistance. 4-hour  Source: Trading view In the 4-hour chart of XRP, an ascending triangle was formed. After […]

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The Bearish Trends That Continue to Strike Bitcoin • Live Bitcoin News

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The Bearish Trends That Continue to Strike Bitcoin • Live Bitcoin News

At press time, bitcoin – the granddaddy of all crypto – is once again down for the count.  Bitcoin Is, Once Again, Free Falling Yesterday, the currency gave enthusiasts a little bit of hope after it rose to nearly $10,500 during the late afternoon hours. Previously, the currency had been falling by as much as […]

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