Coinbase raises eyebrows with acquisition of Cipher and Earn.com

Coinbase raises eyebrows with acquisition of Cipher and Earn.com

Coinbase's rapid acquisition of two major startups in the space of a few days has caught the attention of crypto enthusiasts in a spectacular manner. It's got eyebrows raised and tongues are wagging over what the exchange hopes to achieve with this expansion.

Trouble for Bitcoin Cash as Lightning Network Charges Faster

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No. This is not an April Fool prank. Neither is it some sort of joke. At the moment, serious doom looms ahead for Bitcoin Cash. This is because the Lightning Network, a second layer solution proposed to solve Bitcoin scaling problem, is showing enough promise to make BCH obsolete in no time.

VIDEO: XRP BTC Price action - Up before down?

There's a recovery of sorts for the crypto market, but is the G20 "news" enough to set up a bull trend that all those mad bitcoiners are rooting for. Check out the latest analysis video for more Ripple XRP and Bitcoin chart price action!

OFX Launches Developer Portal with International Payments API

OFX Launches Developer Portal with International Payments API

ASX listed foreign currency exchange company OFX (formerly OzForex) today announced the launch of a developer portal, designed to provide the global developer community with turn-key access to the company’s new Payments API, with access to a 24/7 support team.

UK set to crack down on Bitcoin

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Just like their Asian counterparts were, UK exchanges are in for a torrid time. This is because the English government is set to start cracking down on exchanges. Bank of England Governor, Mark Carney, hinted this on Friday in a scathing censure of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

4 good reasons a huge Bitcoin comeback could be on the horizon

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Going by history, Bitcoin is a strong cryptocurrency that has withstood countless tests in its short existence. The virtual coin went as high as $20,000 in December, fell more than 70% to $6,000 early in February and is now trading above $11,000. Many investors are now wondering, with a flutter of hope in their hearts, that the Bitcoin bull markets are back again.

+$8,000: has Bitcoin found a bottom?

The price of Bitcoin, from all indications, seems to have found a bottom after depreciating by close to 70% since December highs.

Missing the silver lining in Bitcoin price fall

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Bitcoin has been depreciating steadily since the turn of the year. After nearing the $20,000 mark in mid-December, the price has taken a beating, shedding more than 55% of its value. As the rush to sell off crypto investments continues, many people wonder, with palpable heartbeats, "is this the end?"

Fear as Indian banks crack down on BItcoin

The authorities in India have taken a hard line against the adoption and spread of Bitcoin in their country. The recent development is that Indian banks are now restricting services from accounts suspected to be connected with Bitcoin trading.

Coin stealing bug found and fixed in Bitcoin wallet Electrum

Entering the cryptocurrency market has always been a risky move if you stay lax and uninformed. There has been news of coins being stolen from one exchange or the other over the years. Recently, a bug was discovered in Electrum which made it vulnerable to coin theft. If you use this wallet, this piece is for you.

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