Cryptonews Rewind 2019: Q4 - China, War of Money, IPOs & Arrests

Source: iStock/xavierarnau Here is what happened in the Cryptoworld in the last quarter of this year and this decade:Total crypto market capitalization in Q4 Source: coinpaprika.com October We started this quarter with looking who is to blame…

Japanese Education Chiefs Charged over Crypto Deal + More News

Source: iStock/D-Keine Crypto Briefs is your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news.Legal news Osaka prosecutors have charged Meijo…

Unexpected Ethereum Muir Glacier Upgrade Finds 74% of Clients Ready

Source: iStock/PhotoBeaM With less than two days left to the ninth Ethereum upgrade, Muir Glacier, majority of the node operators are ready for it.As previously reported, Ethereum is forced to have another hard fork less than a month after the…

Legal Wrinkles Could Blight Taxman’s USD 67m Bithumb Ruling

Source: a video screenshot Lawyers and politicians in South Korea have been debating the legality of the tax service’s recent decision to effectively serve crypto exchange Bithumb with a USD 67 million tax bill.As previously reported, South…

Bitcoin and Altcoins Bullish Bias Intact Despite Recent Dip

Recently, bitcoin price trimmed most gains and declined below the USD 7,350 support. Moreover, BTC/USD declined below the USD 7,250 support and traded close to the USD 7,150 support. The price is currently (09:00 UTC) trading in a range and…

Justin Sun Fails to Impress Market With DLive and BitTorrent Partnership

Justin Sun. Source: Twitter, @justinsuntron The crypto market doesn’t seem to be impressed with blockchain-based content sharing platform DLive becoming a part of the BitTorrent ecosystem.In order to do so, DLive, that has "over five million…
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Bitcoin Price Poised to Jump 40% Towards $10,000; Here’s Why

While Bitcoin saw a strong rejection at $7,500, with the price of the leading cryptocurrency rapidly plunging to $7,200, leading some to suggest that an extended bearish reversal was possible, analysts remain bullish on BTC. A prominent cryptocurrency…
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Bitcoin Bulls Not Out of Woods, Wait For Break Above $7.5K

Bitcoin price is currently consolidating above the $7,200 and $7,150 support levels against the US Dollar. The price is likely to climb higher again unless there is a daily close below $7,000. There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance…
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This Cryptocurrency Plunges 14% With Rumors That Big Investors are Dumping

Blockchain startup Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) are facing flak on Twitter. Some reports have claimed nodes have been dropped and there are accusations of bullying its community into not using the Hedera logo. This article has been updated based…
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Bitcoin to Benefit More from Trade War in 2020 than Halving

A misguided euphoria rising from the “phase one deal” between the US and China could help bitcoin becoming one of the most profitable investments in 2020. The offbeat asset has been pursuing a flat trajectory ever since Washington…