Archive | June 12, 2018

Three Bronx Bikers Arrested for Involvement in Cryptocurrency-Related Kidnapping

Crime and cryptocurrency almost seem to hand-in-hand these days. Not a month goes by without some criminal activity involving Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies. One Bronx biker gang has three men arrested for their involvement in a $2 million cryptocurrency kidnapping and robbery incident. The Bronx Biker Gang-Cryptocurrency Angle While one wouldn’t necessarily expect biker gangs […]

This Year’s Bitcoin Crash Is Normal

Bitcoin hit all time highs near USD 20,000 in December 2017 and since then has been in a constant decline which has seen its price drop roughly 66% to USD 6,750 as of this writing, shaving USD 210 billion off of its market cap. This has caused much gloom and stress among investors and traders, […]

Coinbase Launches Index Fund For Investments Up To $20 Million

Coinbase has just announced that they will be finally launching their index fund, which will be composed of all crypto assets on Coinbase’s exchange services. Coinbase Index Fund Is A Go Back in March, the Coinbase Asset Management (Coinbase AM) team announced that the creation of the Coinbase Index Fund. The community reaction was positive… […]

Japan Cracks Down on Illegal Use of Computers to Mine Crypto

The police in Japan are cracking down on the illegal use of personal computers for cryptocurrency mining. Multiple prefectural police departments are currently investigating one particular case and pursuing criminal charges, which would make it the first criminal case in Japan where computers are illegally used for mining cryptocurrencies. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into […]

EOS Price Watch: How Low Can This Go?

EOS Price Key Highlights EOS is ready to resume its downtrend after bouncing off the top of the descending channel on the 4-hour chart. Price is also breaking below the mid-channel area of interest to signal a potential move until the bottom. The Fibonacci extension tool shows the next downside targets, but technical indicators suggest… […]

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Breaks $500

Key Highlights ETH price declined further and failed to hold the $500.00 handle against the US Dollar. This week’s followed important bearish trend line acted as a barrier near $540 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair declined below the $500 handle and it may accelerate declines in the near… […]