Archive | April 5, 2018

Asia Pacific: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 27th March to 5th April 2018

Asia Pacific Welcome to our weekly roundup of all important blockchain and cryptocurrency news from around the world. Follow the latest developments in the cryptocurrency space continent by continent, country by country. Japan 14% of Japan’s young male workforce invest in cryptocurrencies: According to a recent study by Shin R25, more than 14% of Japan’s young […]

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 04/06/2018 – How Low Can It Go?

Bitcoin price completed its pullback to a descending trend line and Fib level, resuming the drop to the swing low. Price is currently testing the 38.2% Fibonacci extension level at $6500 and could be due for more downside. In that case, the next support could be at the 50% extension or $6240. Stronger selling pressure… […]

Crypto in March – a Simple Overview

Below you can find an overview of what happened in March in the world of cryptocurrencies – brought to you by SimpleFX CFDs trading platform. Whether you took some time off following the news and you’d like to catch up, or you just want to go over last month’s highlights, this article is for you…. […]

Cardano Prices Keeps Dropping as $0.15 Support is Obliterated

Cryptocurrencies are always evolving, albeit not necessarily in the direction people would hope. In the case of the Cardano price, the momentum earlier this week has completely evaporated, as the value is plummeting once again. With a  5.92% decline in the past 24 hours, the cryptocurrency markets remain extremely volatile with little improvements in sight. […]

Europe: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 27th March to 5th April 2018

Europe Welcome to our weekly roundup of all important blockchain and cryptocurrency news from around the world. Follow the latest developments in the cryptocurrency space continent by continent, country by country. European Union Effects of EU regulation on the market: During the Easter winter break, the EU mostly remained silent on new cryptocurrency regulation. However, […]

Don’t Believe the FUD, India Has Not Banned Cryptocurrency

Though the internet is awash with FUD today that India has banned cryptocurrency in the country that is not the case. The RBI has released a statement outlining new bank regulations. India has Not Banned Cryptocurrency The truth is that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) released a statement that bars regulated financial institutions from… […]

Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Consolidating Above $0.4700

Key Highlights Ripple price remained in a tiny range and managed to hold the $0.4700 support against the US dollar. There is a short-term connecting bullish trend line forming with support at $0.4800 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair has to move above the $0.5000 resistance level… […]

Former Core Developer Mike Hearn Returns for Some Bitcoin Cash Q&A

On April 5 the former bitcoin core developer Mike Hearn came back to do an Ask-Me-Anything (AMA) on the Reddit forum /r/btc. It’s been a while since Hearn has chatted with the bitcoin community, and one could say he left the development scene a few years ago due to the vitriolic strife over the scaling […]

ChronoBase Plans to Secure Your Luxury Watch with Blockchain Technology

Luxury watches are becoming extremely popular around the world. This popularity does not only depend on the quality, craftsmanship, and reliability of the watches but also acts as a reaffirmation of the owner’s status in the society portraying the person’s preferred style and taste. The accessories are also a statement of inclusivity and acts as… […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Could Recover Short-term

Key Points Bitcoin cash price fell to a new low below the $620 level recently against the US Dollar. There is a new connecting bearish trend line forming with resistance at $640 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair remains supported on the downside near the $615-620 area… […]

Coinbase Announces Incubator to Fund Promising Start Ups

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced their plans to launch a new incubator fund for early-stage start-ups yesterday. It will be called Coinbase Ventures. Coinbase Ventures to Fund Startups The San Francisco company’s blog introduced the concept behind the incubator by describing their ideals for investing by stating they are “committed to creating an open financial system… […]