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Coinbase Acquisition: Californian based Data Collection Startup Blockspring Acquired by Coinbase

January 17th, 2019

Coinbase has been aggressive when it comes to capturing the most potential startups. On Jan 17, 2019, in an undisclosed deal, Blockspring a California based data collection startup reported acquisition by Coinbase. This is Coinbase’s first major acquisition this year, it is worth noting that coinbase executed 4 major acquisition in 2018. Coinbase’s acquisition in…

Bitcoin to Surpass both Visa and Mastercard’s Market Cap within next 36 months Says Anthony Pompliano

January 17th, 2019

According to Anthony Pompliano, Bitcoin’s transactional settlement network is a “sleeping giant” and is one of the most interesting stories across technology and finance though. While a lot of people may criticize Bitcoin as a currency or a store of value, but none can deny its transaction settlement capabilities. Bitcoin’s transactional network is a sleeping…

Binance’s New Fiat-Crypto Exchange Receiving Overwhelming Response: CEO Changpeng Zhao

January 17th, 2019

Binance new fiat exchange caters to European markets with Buy/Sell Bitcoin and Ethereum with Pounds and Euros option The new exchange receives overwhelming registration requests Binance CEO: “One thing we do “well” is underestimating ourselves & market” Launched in 2017, Binance is currently the number one crypto exchange with a market cap of $659 million…

Are Cryptocurrency Exchanges Safe? DEX the New Selling Keyword Post Cryptopia Hack

January 16th, 2019

While New Zealand based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia has gone offline after suffering a security breach, industry leaders call out ‘crypto enthusiasts’ to focus more on Decentralized Exchanges to avoid losses. DEX creators take full advantage of Cryptopia fall, DEX once again hot topic The latest tweet of Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance trolls the recent…

Expert Opinion: Bitcoin Future Moves in Backwardation, No More Constantinople for Now

January 16th, 2019

“This analysis is an adaptation from the work of Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro” Key Highlights: Bitcoin Futures moving in backwardation Bitcoin Outlook based on Futures looks meek but still safe Ethereum’s Constantinople upgrade gets delayed once again. Bitcoin futures move in backwardation but its still safe One of the joys of having a…

Hack or Exit Scam? Cryptopia Users’ Millions of Dollars at Risk of Loss

January 16th, 2019

Cryptopia exchange has reported a security breach and incurring significant losses, sparking the speculation of this being an exit scam as just a day before more than 19k ETH and 48 million CENNZ has been moved to an unknown wallet. Fading Exchange Making an Exit Scam? New Zealand-based cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia took to Twitter to…

Vitalik v/s CZ Isn’t Over, Binance CEO mocks Vitalik After Ranking First Among 100 Most Influential Crypto People

January 16th, 2019

With the most engaging profile, Zhao changpeng, CEO of Binance is again ranked 1st among the 100 most influential people in crypto 2019 ranked by Cryptoweekly. The list counts 100 plus individuals that are involved in the crypto community over the past year. It began with Vitalik’s “burn in hell” comment for centralized exchanges Among…

Cryptopia Hack Update: While Police Investigation Continues, People Demand Refund from Hacked Exchange

January 16th, 2019

Following the major loss from Hacked Cryptopia crypto exchange, about 40 people trying to reclaim their funds, New Zealand media reported. Cryptopia is the first exchange to suffer hack crises in the year 2019. Following the incident, police have begun investigating the matter and the amount that has disappeared. Cryptopia hack raises the question over…

CZ Focusing On BUIDL, Binance Completes Its 6th Edition of BNB Coin Burn

January 16th, 2019

Sticking to its plan to destroy 100 mn Binance Coins (BNB), world’s largest crypto exchange, Binance, completed its 6th edition of ‘BNB Coin Burn’ which saw a burn of 1,623,818 BNB amounting close to USD 9.4 million. Binance CEO- “In the long run, the BUIDLers win.” Taking to company’s official blog, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of…

Ethereum Giving the Sell Signal after Constantinople gets Postponed over Security Vulnerability

January 16th, 2019

Key Highlights: Ethereum Constantinople hard fork is delayed over a security vulnerability For now, hard fork won’t happen this happen while node runners have to update a new version of Geth or Parity before blockchain 7,08,000 ETH is down over 5% while technical Indicator flashes sell signal No Constantinople This Week Today was the day…