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Crypto’s Forgotten Altcoins Re-Emerge: A Look at What’s Happening

</header> <strong>During the crypto bull market of 2017, everybody was happy. It wasn’t just the <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> maximalists, <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BCH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BCH</a> enthusiasts, or proponents of <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/ETH” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>ETH</a>. Privacy coins like monero were doing great, and even charity-supporting “comic relief” coins like doge were riding …

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Market Outlook: Uncertainty Builds With Thin Trade Volumes and Bitcoin Futures Launch

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Digital currency markets have dropped in value over the last three weeks, losing $25 billion since mid-August. Market prices have been creeping downward on thin global trade volume and the last two months of volatility seem to be taking a toll on short-term bullish optimism.</strong> Also Read: Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner …

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How Coinbase Quietly Became the World’s Biggest Bitcoin Bank

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>On August 15, the San Francisco-based digital currency exchange Coinbase announced that it had acquired the cryptocurrency custody service Xapo’s institutional branch. The business move puts Coinbase in the limelight, making it the largest custodial service for digital assets worldwide, with more than $7 billion under custody.</strong> Also Read: Hong Kong Protest …

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Ignore Crypto Twitter – Life as a Nocoiner Isn’t That Bad

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Crypto Twitter (CT) is filled with half-witted commentary and price predictions by so-called luminaries, maximalists, and influencers. As the price of <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> has dropped to four figures, the usual tweets from CT thought leaders has insisted that this is the last chance to buy bitcoin for under …

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Bitcoin’s ‘Toxic’ Twitter ‘Culture War’ Explained

“What the heck! It’s a food fight on here. [Bitcoin developer] Matt Corallo is mad at Blockstream. Ragnar and Giacomo Zucco clubbing people left and right. Wat is going on!?” This text from a bitcoin enthusiast friend aptly described the confusion on social media platform Twitter in recent days, when leading members of the bitcoin …

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Crypto Heresy: Question Blockstream on Twitter and You’ll Be Blocked

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Crypto Twitter (CT) is a grueling battleground between digital currency enthusiasts, company executives, maximalists, journalists, lawyers, and so-called thought leaders and luminaries. For instance, on May 8, reporter Larry Cermak posted data concerning Blockstream and its sidechain project Liquid’s performance over the last seven months. After Cermak shared unbiased figures and queried …

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Crypto Community Monitors Bitfinex Wallets and the Strange 6% BTC Premium

<strong>Whether cryptocurrency enthusiasts believe the stablecoin controversy is worrisome or mere FUD, the news surrounding the $850 million of Bitfinex funds locked up has shaken the markets. Now, digital asset traders are closely monitoring the large premium on Bitfinex, where the price of BTC is trading for $300 more than on most spot markets. The …

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