Bitcoin Resistance Rises to $8,460 After Unconvincing Breakout

Bitcoin (BTC) saw small gains last night, but the weak move did little to further the bull case. The target resistance level to beat yesterday (long-term descending trendline) was $8,285. A...

$20k Bitcoin? Changing Charts Favor Crypto Rivals

Bitcoin is on the rise against the U.S. dollar, but a look at all of its relevant trading pairs (LTC/BTC, ETH/BTC) suggests the move to $20,000 could take longer than...

Crypto Exchange Huobi Acquires Public Firm for $70 Million

Crypto exchange Huobi has become the largest shareholder of a public firm listed in Hong Kong, inching a step closer to a possible back-door listing. Pantronics Holdings, the acquired firm, released a...

XRP Cryptocurrency Now Down 90% From 2018 Price High

XRP, the world's third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest price of 2018 on Tuesday. At 00:01 UTC, just after Monday's close, the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.27 cents for...

Before Bitcoin ETFs Pass, A Clear Crypto Narrative Is Needed

Tanzeel Akhtar is an independent British journalist whose work has been published in The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, FT Alphaville, Investing.com, Forbes, Euromoney and Citywire. Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are having...

Jim Chanos Is Out of His Depth Trashing Crypto Assets

Formerly a developer and director of software engineering, Andrew Rodwin is a crypto assets and blockchain trainer in the Boston area. Add Jim Chanos to the list of venerable experts who...

Crypto’s Craigslist: LocalBitcoins Is Making Millions Where Bitcoin Is Needed Most

$27 million. That's how much revenue LocalBitcoins is now generating annually off a business that started back in 2011, all with an investment of just a few thousand dollars. One of...

Tezos ICO Class Action Looms After Motion to Dismiss Denied

A federal court judge in California has blocked a move that sought to dismiss a class action lawsuit alleging that the initial coin offering (ICO) conducted by the Tezos Foundation...

Bitfinex Denies Money Laundering Claims After ‘Internal Investigation’

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex pushed back against allegations that it was involved in a money laundering case in Poland on Tuesday. The startup told CoinDesk it conducted an "internal investigation of its...

Wanchain’s Bridge to the Ethereum Blockchain Is Now Open

Amber Baldet, former JPMorgan blockchain program lead (and current CEO of Clovyr), has expressed her doubts about the proliferation of blockchain protocols: "Each of these blockchains speaks a different language,"...