US Presidential Candidate Accepting Crypto Donations to Attract Millennials

US Presidential Candidate Accepting Crypto Donations to Attract Millennials

Fourth-term Member of Congress from California’s Bay Area Eric Swalwell is hoping to boost his presidential bid in the 2020 US elections by opening up his campaign donations to cryptocurrencies. The Democratic presidential candidate dubbed “The Snapchat King of Congress” is clearly targeting the potential of the millennium vote in the move, aided by his […]

CME Futures Gap Suggests Bitcoin Near Target of $18,000

CME Futures Gap Suggests Bitcoin Near Target of $18,000

Bitcoin trader and self-styled “shitcoin trend trader” Rampage claims that “gaps” in the Bitcoin futures market on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) suggest that Bitcoin prices could soon rise to meet those gaps at prices of USD 18,000. With price indicators of the top cryptocurrency by market capitalization heating up in recent weeks, backed by […]

CoinShares: Bitcoin Simple, Elegant, Hard to Replicate

CoinShares: Bitcoin Simple, Elegant, Hard to Replicate

The chief strategy officer at CoinShares, Meltem Demirors, has told Ran Neuner on CNBC’s Crypto Trader that despite all the challenges and hurdles faced by Bitcoin in the beginning, its constant development and continued focus on finesse has meant that it remains a simple yet elegant technological innovation that will be difficult to replicate. As […]

Social Experiment Sees Uni Students Choose $1 over 1 BTC

Social Experiment Sees US Uni Students Choose $1 over 1 BTC

A social experiment conducted by Capital Creators has found that the overwhelming majority of University of California Boulder students in the US had chosen one US dollar over one Bitcoin, despite the digital asset today being valued at just under USD 8,000. While the decision is seemingly one of the worst financial decisions you could […]

Roger Ver Loses $10,000 Bet after Bitcoin Transaction Confirms with 1 Penny Fee

Roger Ver Loses $10,000 Bet after Bitcoin Transaction Confirms with 1 Penny Fee

Early Bitcoin investor and Bitcoin Cash proponent Roger Ver has apparently lost a USD 10,000 bet to crypto influencer Tone Vays, after a Bitcoin transaction Vays made was confirmed for a mining fee of USD 0.01. During a live debate at the Malta AI and Blockchain Summit 2019 yesterday evening, where Vays and Ver were […]

Bitcoin Makes Repeat Bid for $8,000, Back into Positive Zone

Bitcoin Makes Repeat Bid for $8,000, Back into Positive Zone

As the weekend approached, Friday brought more relief to Bitcoin bull traders, with the North American markets for once providing a lift in terms of buying volume to push Bitcoin price above USD 8,000 and back into the positive zone for the near term. The weekend, typically quiet for traditional markets, has so far proven […]