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Beautiful Trendline Shows Bitcoin Is About to Explode in 2020: Travis Kling

The stars are aligning for a major bitcoin price pump, according to Travis Kling. How it plays out is a little more complicated. | Image: shutterstock.com Travis Kling shared a chart that showed bitcoin might be set for a bullish breakout in May 2020. Consider taking a contrarian stance because a post-halving dump happened in...
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Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Community Fractured by Sudden 12.5% Mining Tax

The bitcoin cash community is up in arms over a significant protocol change that has major tax implications. | Image: shutterstock.com Bitcoin cash community splintered by 12.5% miners tax proposal. Tax plan will be activated via involuntary soft-fork on May 15. BCH users are furious with the sudden – and unavoidable – six month protocol...
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Altcoins Poised to Pull Off a Massive Life-Changing Rally: Analyst

The altcoin market is looking a lot like bitcoin in 2011-12, analyst suggests. That’s a good thing for the market bulls. | Image: shutterstock.com The altcoin market cap may be bottoming out. One trader suggests that the altcoin market cap is mirroring bitcoin’s 2011-12 cycle. If the analyst is correct, there’s a chance we will...
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Peter Schiff’s Wallet Fiasco Is a Sinister Smear Campaign Against Bitcoin

Peter Schiff claims he lost all of this bitcoin due to a corrupted crypto wallet. It’s no surprise he dons the boomer label. He has since admitted that he mistook his PIN for his password. | Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Peter Schiff admits that he mistook his PIN for his password. It’s very unlikely that...
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Japanese Bitcoin Exchange Goes Bust After a $700,000 Theft Coverup

Despite taking the lead as the first major country to regulate and license bitcoin exchanges, Japan is home to some of the biggest thefts in the cryptocurrency sector. | Source: Shutterstock.com Before Bitcoin firm CoinExchange closed its doors last year in October, an undisclosed theft had occurred a year prior. The crypto firm said the...
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Tron’s Justin Sun Goes to Lunch With Apple Co-Founder, Doesn’t Know What ‘Partnership’ Means

Justin Sun launches another “partnership,” this time with Steve Wozniak. What could possibly go wrong? | Image: REUTERS / Stringer Justin Sun “partners” with Apple’s Steve Wozniak. What could the partnership involve? Sun has a dodgy history of “partnerships.” Tron CEO Justin Sun, CEO has partnered with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. That’s according to an...
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Altcoins Awaken! Komodo (KMD) and Golem (GNT) Pump 30-40% Overnight

Komodo is one of a small handful of cryptocurrencies surging on Wednesday. | Image: shutterstock.com Golem and Komodo lead the market cap top hundred with 42% and 32.5% gains respectively. Small-caps fared well on Wednesday, with five of market’s eleven top gainers coming from below 90th place. Alt-season impending? Too soon to say. Small-cap altcoins...
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Square Crypto Is Paving the Way for Bitcoin to Muscle Cash Out of the Way

Jack Dorsey’s crypto division is focused on giving developers greater flexibility with Bitcoin and Lightning Network technology to streamline bitcoin wallets. | Credit: AP/Francois Mori Square Crypto is building a Lightning Dev Kit that will give developers more flexibility for Lightning tech and bitcoin wallets. Square’s crypto arm expects that bitcoin payments will overtake cash....
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U.K. Tax Agency Offers a $130,000 Bounty on Privacy Coin Traceability

The United Kingdom is clamping down on crypto tax evasion through a new bounty program. | Image: shutterstock.com The U.K’s taxman clamps down on tax evasion and money laundering. HMRC offers $130,000 for anyone who can trace BTC, ETH, and an array of privacy coins. Will the UK become the next crypto hub? The U.K.’s...
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Storing Crypto on a Centralized Exchange Is Safer for Most, Says Binance CEO

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao advocated for storing your crypto on a centralized exchange after Peter Schiff lost access to his bitcoin holdings. | Credit: Reuters/Darrin Zammit Lupi Changpeng Zhao advocated for storing your crypto assets on a trusted centralized exchange after Peter Schiff lost access to his BTC holdings. Last year, Binance was hacked but...
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Bitcoin Made Early Investors Stinking Rich but It’s No Mastercard Killer

Bitcoin has seen eye-popping returns over the years but it has largely failed as a transactional currency. | Source: Shutterstock.com Charlie Bilello highlights the performance of Mastercard and Visa in an attempt to shoot down bitcoin. In terms of returns, bitcoin has dramatically outperformed the two financial companies. When it comes to transaction volume, Visa...
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Peter Schiff’s Bitcoin Wallet Vanishing Act Is the Most Boomer Thing Ever

Peter Schiff claims he lost all of this bitcoin due to a corrupted crypto wallet. It’s no surprise he dons the boomer label. He has since admitted that he mistook his PIN for his password. | Source: AP Photo/Mark Lennihan Peter Schiff cannot access his bitcoin wallet and is blaming his “losses” on the blockchain....
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‘Independent’ Stock Market Researcher Fundstrat Shills Paid Crypto ‘Report’

The well-known stock market research firm is taking heat for its latest “report” on cryptocurrency project IOTA. | Source: Bloomberg/YouTube Stock market research firm Fundstrat published a bullish 71-page report promoting the IOTA cryptocurrency to its clients. Something doesn’t add up when you compare this to a public disclosure found on its retail portal. The...
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Ethereum Classic Skyrockets Over 100% with a Dash of Binance Leverage

Ethereum classic is the latest altcoin to go bananas this month. | Source: mk1one/Shutterstock.com The ethereum classic price (ETC) rallied 40% over the last 24 hours. ETC has more than doubled this week. ETC is now a top 10 cryptocurrency by market cap. An ETC futures product that launched this week catalyzed the price action....
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Institutional Money May Be Igniting the Current Bitcoin Rally

Institutional flows into bitcoin may explain why the number one cryptocurrency bottomed in December. | Image: shutterstock.com There are several theories that can explain the current bitcoin pump. The revelation that Grayscale raked in close to $200 million in Q4 investments may explain why the cryptocurrency bottomed out in December. New investments must keep flowing...
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It’s (Nearly) Over $9,000: Is Bitcoin’s Halving Finally Being Priced In?

Bitcoin briefly crossed $9,000 on Friday, setting the stage for a potentially bigger move higher. | Image: shutterstock.com Bitcoin may target $18,000 if past halving performance plays out. In the immediate term, bitcoin must overcome $9,000. BTC price briefly overtakes that level Friday. Analysts, traders and crypto enthusiasts all over the globe are cheering on...
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75% Think Bitcoin Will Double in Price This Year: Crypto Twitter Survey

Most traders believe the bitcoin rally is only getting started, survey reveals. | Image: shutterstock.com The bitcoin rally is making many crypto investors euphoric. An economist ran a poll to check on the pulse of the BTC market. An ultra bullish atmosphere may be a sign that a trend reversal is incoming. Over the last...
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Crypto Is Closer to Adoption as NBA Team Launches First Blockchain-Based App

The Sacramento Kings are proving to be innovators in blockchain. Will other teams (and leagues) follow suit? | Image: Ezra Shaw / Getty Images / AFP The Sacramento Kings launched a blockchain-powered app that allows fans to bid on game-worn gear. NBA is at the forefront of crypto adoption in professional sports. The Kings must...
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Time to Short Bitcoin SV? Analyst Warns ‘Proceed With Caution’

Bitcoin SV is the New Year’s breakout performer. How much gas is left in the tank? | Image: shutterstock.com BSV “flash dump” may occur soon. Is it time to short BSV? Crypto volatility is back, baby! While 2020 is scheduled to be the year bitcoin blows-up, it seems a few traders didn’t get the memo—opting...
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Bitcoin SV’s Craig Wright Bites Back: “I Gave Kleiman Lawyers Nothing”

Bitcoin SV creator Craig Wright speaks to CCN about a document cache he submitted to courts on Tuesday. | Image: YouTube Bitcoin SV creator says Kleiman estate will find nothing in the 16,000-plus document cache he submitted to courts on Jan. 14. Court filing confirms that no new information came to light regarding a bonded...
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Dash Takes Massive Leap with 62% Overnight Surge

Dash is the latest cryptocurrency to surge through the market cap rankings. | Image: shutterstock.com Dash gains 62% in a matter of hours early on Wednesday morning. Highest coin price recorded for the cryptocurrency since July 2017. CoinMarketCap reports an incredulous 2.2 trillion in trade volume. The cryptocurrency Dash returned to prominence on Wednesday after...
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Calvin Ayre’s Clever Market Triggers Could’ve Sparked Bitcoin SV Pump

There’s an increase in analysts’ chatter about the possibility of market manipulation behind Bitcoin SV’s eye-catching gains. | Source: YouTube/Bitstocks TV The Bitcoin SV pump has caught many crypto investors by surprise. A Twitter user has been following BSV’s price action and has a theory as to why the price of the bitcoin hard fork...
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Bitcoin Flippening: BCH Overtaken By ‘Satoshi’s Vision’ BSV

Bitcoin SV is surging through the crypto market cap rankings. Here’s why. | Image: shutterstock.com Bitcoin battle becomes three-way shootout as BSV replaces BCH as fourth-largest capped cryptocurrency. BSV has been on a tear all week – seven-day gains stand at 286%. But is there any substance behind BSV’s market growth? A Bitcoin flippening was...
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Bitcoin and Altcoins Pumping Together; Is This 2017 All Over Again?

The cryptocurrency market is pumping again, possibly signaling the start of a new bull cycle. | Image: shutterstock.com Tuesday’s across the board pump got many retail crypto investors excited. The strong rally coupled with volatility reminded several analysts of the 2017 crypto bull market. While the pump can make you feel excited, it’s important to...
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Bitcoin SV’s Ridiculous 100% Rally Has Skeptics Crying ‘Exit Scam’

Bitcoin SV, the so-called ‘Satoshi Version’, skyrockets on Tuesday. Some market participants are crying foul. | Image: shutterstock.com The bitcoin SV price went stratospheric Monday and Tuesday. BSV blew past key resistance at $175, reaching escape velocity on its rock blast to a peak above $350. Now ‘Satoshi Vision’ proponents are pumping for a moon...
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Bitcoin Sparks Altcoin Redemption Rally as BCH, BSV, LTC Surge

Bitcoin’s sustained price increase has sparked an even bigger rally for altcoins, launching the crypto market to fresh two-month highs. | Image: shutterstock.com Bitcoin hits $8,745.24 on Bitstamp, the highest since early November. Altcoins show strong upside, with Bitcoin SV, bitcoin cash, Litecoin and EOS registering double-digit percentage gains. As a collective, crypto markets are...
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Where Bitcoin Goes Next After This Week’s Stunning Rally

Bitcoin jumped above $8,500 this week. Where does it go next? | Source: Primakov/Shutterstock.com Many crypto analysts believe that bitcoin has already bottomed out. Bitcoin’s bullish price action is giving some traders the ammunition to predict a run-up to $14,000. Other analysts warn that investors should taper their expectations. Bitcoin is starting the year with...
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Tether’s Growing Market Cap Is Ultra Bullish for Bitcoin

Tether and bitcoin have always had an interesting relationship. Tether’s growing market cap could be a precursor to bitcoin‘s next rally. | Image: shutterstock.com It’s common knowledge in the cryptocurrency world that bitcoin dictates the trend. New information suggests that bitcoin might be following the lead of a stablecoin. The correlation between BTC and USDT...
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Adam Back: $10 Million Bitcoin Prediction Is ‘Closer Than It Sounds’

Hal Finney’s $10 million price point for bitcoin isn’t as far-fetched as it sounds, Adam Back says. | Image: shutterstock.com Bitcoin’s $10 million dollar price prediction hits Twitter. Is bitcoin a reserve currency? Some analysts believe U.S. dollar inflation will push bitcoin higher. According to Blockstream founder and cypherpunk, Adam Back, Hal Finney’s $10 million...
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Crypto Investor Declares Alt Season as Litecoin, Ethereum and EOS Come Alive

Popular crypto personality Ran NeuNer declares the beginning of ‘alt season.’ | Image: shutterstock.com A popular host and crypto investor has made a bullish statement on altcoins. Ran NeuNer’s tweet was met with heavy criticism. Nevertheless, it is difficult to deny that large market cap coins are showing signs of strength. It’s not a secret...
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