Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis Recognizes Bitcoin as Permissionless and Decentralized, Says It’s Not Going to Zero

While the naysayers say Bitcoin’s price is ultimately going to zero, a new report from the St. Louis Federal Reserve examines the long-term prospects for Bitcoin’s price, saying the nascent asset is unlikely to fall to zero. The price…

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What Is DigixDAO?

Blockchain technology was initially all about a trustless, peer-to-peer internet currency. But soon enough, people found uses for the technology beyond just currency. The feature known as smart contracts soon became a basis for a new generation of…

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Security Tokens and Stablecoins Will Lead Crypto Innovation

During the Crypto Finance Conference in St. Moritz, Switzerland on January 16, Luzius Meisser, co-founder and board member of the Bitcoin Association Switzerland, shared his thoughts with Cointelegraph on what he believes will lead the next wave of crypto…

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Some ETH Miners Didn’t Follow Through With Developer Advice, Now Mining On An Unofficial Chain

Following the discovery of major security risks in a recent audit on Ethereum’s upcoming Constantinople upgrade, Ethereum developers have postponed the launch of the upgrade — but some minors have not followed, leading to community of miners forming…

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Belarus Launches Platform That Lets Users Trade Tokenized Securities

Eastern European nation Belarus has launched a new platform that lets users purchase tokenized versions of traditional financial assets such as gold and stocks. The project was launched by IT companies VP Capital and Larnabel Ventures. Users will…

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Can the Buyers Push XMR Above $47 to Turn the Market Bullish?

Support moving forward – $45.56, $43.85, $43.12, $41.82, $40.86, $40, $38. Resistance moving forward – $46.92, $49.59, $52.25, $55.56, $58.22, $60. Monero has seen a small price increase totaling 1.14% over the past 24 hours of trading, bringing…

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$3.6 Million Cryptopia Hack Sparks Investigation by New Zealand Police

New Zealand-based crypto exchange Cryptopia is the latest victim of a major cryptocurrency exchange hack that resulted in at least $3.6 million in lost funds. Cryptopia first noticed the hack due to detected malicious activity on January 14, which…

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Augur Has Surged by 83% Over the Past Month — Can the Bulls Push REP Towards $14?

Veil has been launched, bringing a new P2P prediction market built on the Augur platform. Veil will make trading on prediction markets faster and cheaper. Support moving forward: $10.32, $9.40, $8.66, $7.92, $6.86, $6.23, $5.78. Resistance moving forward:…

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Regulatory Restrictions Cause BitMex to Shut Down Trading Accounts in the U.S. and Quebec

BitMex, one of the most active Bitcoin (BTC) trading platforms in the world with a total turnover of $928 billion to date, is pulling the plug on multiple trading accounts across the United States and in the Canadian…

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Litecoin Mines Coin Number 60 Million and Ben Askren Announces Litecoin Sponsorship For UFC 235 — Can LTC/USD Head Back Toward $42?

Litecoin has just mined coin number 60 million. UFC Fighter, Ben Askren, recently announced that Litecoin is sponsoring him for the next UFC event. Support moving forward — $30.26, $28.00, $27.01, $25.07, $24.74, $22.80. Resistance moving forward —…

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