Five of the Most Important Use Cases for Cryptocurrency

[ad_1] Crypto assets have come a long way since Bitcoin. What started out as a P2P payment system has spawned an array of use cases that extend far beyond the original designation of cryptocurrency. While the primary function of crypto assets such as ETH and BTC is a matter of some debate, what’s indisputable is that digital currencies can now be used for more than merely paying for goods and

US Moves Closer to Accepting Blockchain, Still Uncertain Over Crypto

[ad_1] Despite concerns expressed by many United States regulators during the recent House Committee on Financial Services’ hearing on Facebook’s proposed digital currency, Libra, an increasing number of U.S. lawmakers are speaking out in favor of developing a permissive regulatory apparatus to prevent stifling innovation in the cryptocurrency sector.Several days prior to the hearing, the passing of the Blockchain Promotion Act signposted the government’s intention to develop a prudent legislative

Ethereum Blockchain Solutions for Enterprise Business: Pros and Cons

[ad_1] Ethereum currently is known as the most popular public blockchain network for the development of decentralized applications (DApps) and smart contracts. Its prospective blockchain protocol is one of the few cryptocurrency projects actually achieving real-world adoption, with dozens of applications that can be divided into 11 major categories: open finance, decentralized exchanges, gaming, collectibles, marketplaces, developer tools, identity, governance, infrastructure, token-curated registries and Ethereum Request for Comments (ERC) token

AT&T Not Responsible in $24M Crypto SIM-Swapping Cas, Judge Rules

[ad_1] The federal judge overseeing Terpin Vs. AT&T — a legal battle pertaining to stolen crypto via SIM-swapping that has been going on for almost a year — has dismissed the motion, industry news outlet, TheBlock, reports on July 26.As Cointelegraph previously reported, in August last year Terpin filed a lawsuit against AT&T, since he believes that the telecoms giant had provided hackers with access to his phone number, which

‘Bitcoin’ Interviewed by Cointelegraph Head of News Molly Zuckerman

[ad_1] In the most recent of a series of interviews, Cointelegraph head of news Molly Jane Zuckerman interviewed Bitcoin (BTC) himself, with the help of the animators behind the “Bitcoin and Friends” series, in a video published on YouTube on July 24.Should Nakamoto’s identity be revealedDuring the interview, Bitcoin said that he hopes the real identity of his creator — Satoshi Nakamoto — will never be revealed. He declared:“I hope

Owner of Bitcoin Exchange Bitmarket found dead with a bullet in his head

[ad_1] On Thursday, July 25th, the corpse of Tobiasz Niemiro, one of the owners of the crypto-exchange Bitmarket, was found with a bullet in his head. Whether this is murder or suicide is still unclear. Poland’s formerly second-largest crypto-purse abruptly ceased operations on 8 July, with the stock market citing “liquidity loss” as the reason. Whether this loss was caused by a hack, an exit scam or mismanagement is still
EXCHANGES CEO Highlights the Benefits and ‘Golden Mean’ of Bitcoin Cash

[ad_1] On July 23, the CEO of, Jiang Zhuoer, debated Nchain’s chief scientist Craig Wright in regard to the civil war between BCH and BSV that took place in November. Amid the debate hosted by Bitkan, Zhuoer highlighted the top three advantages tied to the Bitcoin Cash ecosystem. During the dialogue, Zhuoer also emphasized that the infrastructure Satoshi Nakamoto left behind is very advanced and can “achieve very high

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Plummets Towards $9k Support

[ad_1] Bearish divergence as mentioned in my previous analysis on Bitcoin has successfully played out over the last 24 hours, resulting in price levels plummeting towards $9,000 support. Bitcoin 30 Minute Chart Analysis On the 30 Minute chart for XBT/USD, we can see the three higher highs price action has developed over the last week. A clear break-down has taken place within the last few hours to complete the bearish

Don’t Call Ethereum an ‘Altcoin’ Anymore

[ad_1] Institutional cryptocurrency exchange San Francisco Open Exchange (SFOX) suggested that Ether (ETH) may not be an altcoin anymore, in its latest market report published on July 24.ETH is more correlated to BTC than other altsIn its post, SFOX suggested that “it may no longer be accurate to classify Ethereum as an ‘altcoin.’” The reason why the exchange is suggesting that ETH may not fit into the altcoin category is