Archive | December, 2017


Interesting price formation as we usher in the New Year. To begin with, a DASH Evening Star pattern is clear in the weekly chart and even though we expect short term buy pressure, the higher time frame pattern shall take precedence in our analysis. Besides DASH, we can see buy pressure building up in LTC–where […]

Market makers look for high frequency opportunity in crypto

The flash boys of the FX markets are starting to dip their toes into cryptocurrencies. High-frequency traders thrive on volatility and speed and maximize market data with alogrithmic trading strategies ideal for crypto markets. It’s not just electronic…

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Preparing for Break

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is preparing for the next move with support on the downside at $2300 against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line forming with current resistance at $2400 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The pair might soon make the next move either above […]

Why is South Korea suddenly terrified of bitcoin? – South China Morning Post

Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)Why is South Korea suddenly terrified of bitcoin?South China Morning PostAfter Hong’s announcement, bitcoin prices at the Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithub fell 13.8 per cent from US$20,181 to US$17,400. Others are also pulling back. Two of Korea’s largest banks, Shinhan and KB Kookmin, announced this week that in mid …Investors […]

Pineapple Fund Donates $5 Million in Bitcoin as Seed Capital for the Poor

One of the greatest things about having true wealth is offering a helping hand to those less fortunate. A new venture, Pineapple Fund, is showing the luckiest members of the bitcoin community how can this be done best.  Also Read: Paxful to Help Fund 100 Schools in Africa #BuiltWithBitcoin Pineapple Seeds Pine, the anonymous bitcoin […]

Why is Experience Points Valued at $400 Million?

Anyone who took a look into Experience Points (XP) over the summer is undoubtedly wondering how the project grew from the tiny $350,000 market cap over 1000 times to what it is currently trading at. XP is currently trading at a price of about 1/5 of a penny, and sits at rank 61 on Coinmarketcap. Experience […]

Bitcoin Sign Guy – CoinDesk

CoinDeskBitcoin Sign GuyCoinDeskIndeed, despite assurances, Bitcoin Sign Guy is still noticeably uneasy about his identity. A recent college graduate (from a university he doesn’t name) and staffer at a crypto hedge fund (that we’re told we can’t disclose), there are specifics about …and more »

The Exclusivity of OptiTokens Features May Also Impact Traditional Stock Market Model

Many investors find it difficult to make profits while trading cryptocurrencies, which is mainly due to the complicated nature of the industry which is subject to high volatility and manipulation. Beginners tend to follow unrealistic passing trends rather than following the “buy low and sell high” approach or using sophisticated trading tools. OptiToken solves this […]

Cloak’s Transaction System Enigma is Open Source – A Milestone for Privacy

After three years of hard work, countless hours of programming, passion and perseverance for a shared vision, CloakCoin has reached a new milestone in building the world’s safest cryptocurrency. ENIGMA, the in-house payment system is open source as of 31st December 2017. Anyone can now take advantage of CloakCoin’s Transaction System. At the heart of […]

Culture Shock: Bitcoin a Part of All Walks of Life in 2017 – Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)

Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)Culture Shock: Bitcoin a Part of All Walks of Life in 2017Cointelegraph (Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News)2017 will go down as the biggest year in Bitcoin’s history – with meteoric highs paving the way for the preeminent cryptocurrency bursting into mainstream consciousness. December will forever be remembered for Bitcoin’s massive […]

Experts: Bitcoin at “Crucial Juncture” as 2018 Is Primed to Be Defining Year – The Merkle

The MerkleExperts: Bitcoin at “Crucial Juncture” as 2018 Is Primed to Be Defining YearThe Merkle“[In] the waning days of 2017,” Mohammed A. El-Erian writes in an op-ed for Bloomberg, Bitcoin’s “market is at a crucial juncture.” A chief economic adviser at Allianz, El-Erian argues that “the market finds itself at an important juncture – perhaps […]