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Cricket South Africa Briefly Falls Victim to $70,000 Bitcoin Twitter Scam

South Africa’s national cricket organization briefly fell victim to scammers on Twitter and began offering a fake Bitcoin (BTC) lottery, Indian daily news outlet Indian Express reported on Jan. 14. Cricket South Africa (CSA), which has over…
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Parisian Artist: $1,000 Bitcoin Yellow Vest Puzzle Solved

Although France’s Yellow Vest movement isn’t directly tied to Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technologies, the two revolutions (of sorts) have quickly joined hands. Crypto Enthusiast Solves Paris Bitcoin Puzzle On January…
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Japan Not Considering Approval of Bitcoin ETF, FSA Denies Reports

According to a spokesperson from the Financial Services Agency (FSA), Japan is not considering the approval of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). Speaking to Bitcoin.com, an FSA representative said: There is no such fact that we are considering…
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Bitcoin Slides Below $3,600 Leading Overall Crypto Markets to Plunge

Bitcoin has been unable to maintain above its previous support level around $3,600 and is now nearing the bottom of its recently established range between $3,550 and $4,200. Bitcoin’s price drop has led the general crypto markets to plunge,…
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South Korea Government Approves Seven out of 21 Cryptocurrency Exchanges’ Security Policy

Some of South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges have passed a government security audit, but the majority could be exposed to attacks, local tech news outlet ZDNet reported on Jan 10. Bithumb, Coinone and Korbit, in addition to four…
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How a Shrinking Bitmain Could Destabilize Crypto Market Further

Bitmain Technology, the world’s largest crypto mining equipment manufacturing firm, is going to replace its chief operating officers Jihan Wu and Ketuan Zhan with a new appointee, reported the South China Morning Post. The news follows…
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Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC’s Bullish and Bearish Scenarios Analyzed

Bitcoin price declined recently and traded below the $3,725 support against the US Dollar. There is a short term breakout pattern forming with resistance near $3,650 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair…
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Tim Draper Paid $18 Million For His First Bitcoin Batch, What’s it Worth Now?

If someone was to ask about fervent crypto investors, who would come to mind? For most Bitcoin enthusiasts and investors, Mike Novogratz, the Winklevoss Twins, and Tim Draper would be the first mentioned. And for good reason too, as the aforementioned…
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Two Thirds of Korean Crypto Exchanges Fail Government Security Check

Only a third of cryptocurrency exchanges inspected got a full pass in a recent government security audit. The Ministry of Science and ICT, the Korea Internet & Security Agency and the Ministry of Economy and Finance inspected a total of…
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What Crypto Winter? Blockchain Developers are Still Making a Killing

Blockchain developers are now earning more than they were six months ago, according to a survey-based report by Computer World. In the course of the last six months, the annual pay for blockchain developers in the highest bracket increased…