Archive for February 11th, 2020

How to Red Flag Scams: Bitcoin Doubler Club, Cryptomia247, Mining Cheap, Orelex, and Wintrust

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How to Red Flag Scams: Bitcoin Doubler Club, Cryptomia247, Mining Cheap, Orelex, and Wintrust

Last week’s news.Bitcoin.com post warning about common bitcoin scams like “The Bitcoin Code” elicited a plethora of comments and suggestions from readers, asking about and reporting other platforms and services claiming to provide bitcoin investment opportunities. This article examines some of these, and most importantly seeks to provide readers with basic tips for recognizing the […]

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How Similar Is This Bitcoin Ascension to the One That Occurred Three Years Ago?

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How Similar Is This Bitcoin Ascension to the One That Occurred Three Years Ago?

Bitcoin has been on something of a roll these past two months, and naturally, many analysts are thinking to compare the present bull run of the world’s biggest and most popular cryptocurrency with the one that occurred in 2017. Is Bitcoin Up to Its Same Old Tricks? During that time, the digital asset reached an […]

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Trump Views Crypto a Threat, Proposes Countermeasures in New Budget

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Trump Views Crypto a Threat, Proposes Countermeasures in New Budget

The White House released the Budget of the U.S. Government on Monday, outlining some proposals to increase cryptocurrency oversight which President Donald Trump views as priorities. The budget proposes giving the Treasury more power over crypto and requests funding for FinCEN to expand its efforts to combat threats including from cryptocurrency. Also read: Bitcoin, Tesla […]

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This Dapp Rocked in 2017 But Now Has No Users; Is DeFi Dapps Next?

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This Dapp Rocked in 2017 But Now Has No Users; Is DeFi Dapps Next?

In 2017-2018, at the height of the crypto mania, fueled by ICOs, dapps, or decentralized dapps were the in-thing. They rocked. And supporters were over the moon considering the number of solutions Ethereum and blockchain applications, immutable, secure, and valuable, offered to end users. The Dapp Field is broad Dapps encompassed more than “normal” applications—games, […]

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From Star Trek to Wikipedia: Crashing Bitcoin SV Fails to Impress

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From Star Trek to Wikipedia: Crashing Bitcoin SV Fails to Impress

The Bitcoin SV network and the infamous Craig Wright have been publicly scrutinized by two well known individuals. Wikipedia’s Jimmy Wales criticized BSV technology and said he doesn’t think recorded data from Wikipedia would be beneficial stored on a blockchain like BSV. Moreover, former Star Trek actor William Shatner tweeted about Craig Wright’s claim of […]

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Chainlink Price Analysis: LINK Surges 13% In A Day As Bitcoin Regains Momentum

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Chainlink Price Analysis: LINK Surges 13% In A Day As Bitcoin Regains Momentum

LINK is trading at a crucial resistance area after seeing gains of 13%. Chainlink is technically bullish across trading pairs but still facing a tough level at the immediate resistance. A pullback is likely if Link fails to overcome the current trading level. LINK/USD: Link Could Be Ready For Huge Rally But Still Waiting For […]

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150% In 3 Months: Is The Recent Tezos (XTZ) Price Surge For Real, Or Is It a Gigantic Staking Bubble?

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150% In 3 Months: Is The Recent Tezos (XTZ) Price Surge For Real, Or Is It a Gigantic Staking Bubble?

Tezos (XTZ) price is up more than 100% since the beginning of 2020. It’s one of the best performing cryptocurrencies and has managed to enter the top 10 projects by market-cap as its market capitalization reached upwards of $1.9 billion. However, given the notorious history of most existing cryptocurrencies, people remain somewhat hesitant of what […]

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ConsenSys and Skale Kick Off New Token Issuing Platform

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ConsenSys and Skale Kick Off New Token Issuing Platform

Activate is making its inaugural token launch with Skale Network, according to a Feb. 11 press release. Activate is a token launch platform developed by ConsenSys Codefi, which seeks to jumpstart the actual usage of new networks. The platform was announced in October 2019, and it was created specifically to bootstrap adoption for new projects. […]

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Tron (TRX) Price Analysis: Bulls Eyeing Next Bullish Break

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Tron (TRX) Price Analysis: Bulls Eyeing Next Bullish Break

Tron price jumped above $0.0200 and traded to a new 2020 high at $0.0237 against the US Dollar. TRX price is currently correcting lower and trading nicely above the $0.0205 support area. There is a major contracting triangle forming with resistance near $0.0220 on the 4-hours chart (data feed via Bitfinex). The bulls are likely […]

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Canada Joint Venture Launches Stablecoin Pegged To The Canadian Dollar (CAD)

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Canada Joint Venture Launches Stablecoin Pegged To The Canadian Dollar (CAD)

Canadian joint venture has launched a new stablecoin pegged to the Canadian Dollar (CAD). Dubbed QCAD, users can trade it against Bitcoin, Ethereum, and USDC, and it’s supported by cryptocurrency custodians Balance and Bitvo. Canada’s First Stablecoin – QCAD Announced earlier today, QCAD is built on top of the Ethereum blockchain, and it’s based on […]

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