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Last Year’s Altcoin Army Have Become This Year’s Bitcoin Brigade

Last Year’s Altcoin Army Have Become This Year’s Bitcoin Brigade

This time last year, altcoiners were jubilant at the soaring value of their respective cryptos, while gloating at BTC’s diminishing dominance. “Penny coins” such...
Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin Appears

Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin Appears

It’s hard to imagine a time before cryptocurrency exchanges were stocked with hundreds of digital assets. A time before the pejorative “shitcoin” had been...
New Platforms Track Major Stablecoin Markets

New Platforms Track Major Stablecoin Markets

The birth of more stablecoins, which has coincided with significant market losses for traditional cryptocurrencies, has drawn attention to these fiat-pegged digital assets. Dedicated...
Venezuela Orders Government Services to Accept Any Cryptocurrency

Venezuelans Remain Skeptical After President Maduro Raises Petro’s Value

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's move to increase the price of the petro, the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, has sparked intense debate. Experts and tech-savvy Venezuelans...
Thai Central Banker: A National Cryptocurrency Is Years Away

Thai Central Banker: A National Cryptocurrency Is Years Away

Central bankers have been talking about issuing their own digital coins ever since they first saw the appeal that bitcoin holds for many people....
Report: Censorship-Prone EOS ‘Needs to Re-Architect Its Infrastructure’

Report: Censorship-Prone EOS ‘Needs to Re-Architect Its Infrastructure’

EOS, the $4 billion blockchain project developed by Dan Larimer, has been savaged in an exhaustive new review. The 17,000-word report, based on extensive...
Is Initiative Q the Next Bitcoin?

Is Initiative Q the Next Bitcoin?

If you’ve been anywhere near social media in the past fortnight, or even used your favorite messaging app, there’s a good chance you’ve been...
Majority of Crypto Assets Are Actually Centralized, New Research Finds

Majority of Crypto Assets Are Highly Centralized, Research Finds

One of the central pillars of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general is that the system is decentralized, ensuring no single point of failure for...
Japanese Internet Giant GMO to Launch Yen-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Japanese Internet Giant GMO to Launch Yen-Pegged Cryptocurrency

Japan’s GMO Internet Group has announced plans to issue a yen-pegged stablecoin called GMO Japanese Yen. Already in the crypto exchange and mining hardware...
Mischief-Maker Promises to Livestream a 51% Altcoin Attack

Mischief-Maker Promises to Livestream a 51% Altcoin Attack

“On Oct 13, 3:00 CDT I will be doing a 51% attack against the cryptocurrency Einsteinium,” began the call-to-arms. As promises go, this one...