As Bitcoin's Taproot Nears, Ex-CIA Director's Paper Raises Privacy Concerns

Source: Adobe/wip-studio As a major privacy-related Bitcoin (BTC) upgrade took another step forward, the Cryptoverse is abuzz over a paper written by a former acting director of the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). But besides reaching…
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Billionaire Puts £175mn London Apartment up For Sale, Will Accept Bitcoin

Billionaire property tycoon Nick Candy is selling his two-story penthouse overlooking Hyde Park for a cool £175mn (US$240mn). The kicker is, he’s open to accepting Bitcoin. Despite BTC cracking $64k this week to post a new all-time…

Over USD 620M XRP Positions Liquidated While Ripple CTO Educates Investors

David Schwartz. Source: A video screenshot, Youtube/UNCHAIN Convention Over the past two days, more than USD 620m worth of XRP traders' overleveraged positions were liquidated, as XRP fans became too optimistic about the recent rally, while…

Bitcoin Consolidates, Ethereum Extends Gains, DOGE Inches Higher

Bitcoin price remains in a bullish zone and it extended its rise above USD 64,000. BTC traded to a new all-time high near USD 64,900 before it corrected lower. It is currently (04:00 UTC) consolidating gains and it might start a fresh increase…
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TA: Bitcoin Trims Gains, But Here’s How BTC Could Rise Again

Bitcoin price traded to a new all-time high near $64,892 before correcting lower against the US Dollar. BTC tested the $61,500 level and it is now showing a few positive signs. Bitcoin climbed further above the $63,000 and $64,000 resistance…

S Korean MPs Seek to Ban Crypto Felons from Returning to the Industry

Source: Adobe/papii Convicted South Korean crypto criminals should be barred from re-entering the domestic crypto market, lawmakers have stated – as politicians continue what they have vowed will be a “crackdown” on irregularities in the…
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This Is What Gensler’s Confirmation Could Mean For XRP

After an impressive rally in the past days, XRP is currently moving sideways trading at $1,76 with 2.7% losses in the 24-hour chart. However, the confirmation of Gary Gensler as the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman by the U.S.…

Bitcoin Miners Might Solve Ukraine’s Energy Spending Woes

Cooling towers at Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Station. Source: npp.zp.ua A financial expert has explained the logic behind the Ukrainian state’s recent nuclear-powered crypto mining push – claiming that the nature of the mining industry makes…

Goldman Sachs Wants To Go Digital + More News

Source: Adobe/pvl Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Banking news US-based investment giant Goldman Sachs plans to build…
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Brandt: You’re Doing it Wrong if You Accumulate Dollars Over Bitcoin

In a death knell to the dollar, Peter Brandt says the goal should be to stockpile Bitcoin. The renowned trader admitted his previous trading goal, to accumulate dollars, was the wrong strategy to have. But in the last year, Brandt said his mindset…