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  • Bitcoin Users Are 'Overpaying' in Transaction Fees, Data Suggests

    Bitcoin Users Are ‘Overpaying’ in Transaction Fees, Data Suggests

    Depth News
    Bit Consultants, a Bitcoin education and consultancy organization, has recently shared data on social media that suggests bitcoin users are overpaying for their transaction fees, as there0s a mismatch between fees required for specific transactions, and the ones users are paying. According to the firm’s data, as of April 4, various transactions were overpaying for fees, at a time in which crypto transactions are becoming slightly more expensive on the Bitcoin network, partly thanks to the…
  • Stablecoins May Surpass Bitcoin’s Market Cap in 5 Years, BlockFi CEO Predicts

    Stablecoins May Surpass Bitcoin’s Market Cap in 5 Years, BlockFi CEO Predicts

    Business News
    Zac Prince, the CEO of Manhattan, New York-based crypto-backed lender BlockFi, recently shared his views and insights with CryptoGlobe. Prince's firm notably managed to attract $25 million in crypto deposits just 2 weeks after the launch of its crypto-backed USD loans. Zac Prince, the founder and CEO of BlockFi Lending LLC, a “secured non-bank lender” focused on providing cryptocurrency-backed USD loans to digital asset investors, has argued that “we are [transitioning] from a painful [crypto] bear market…
  • Options Traders Show Little Confidence in Bitcoin Hitting $10,000 This Year

    Options Traders Show Little Confidence in Bitcoin Hitting $10,000 This Year

    Analysis News
    Cryptocurrency traders have so far seemingly showed little confidence in bitcoin, the flagship cryptocurrency, climbing back to $10,000 this year, according to data from analytics firm Skew, which tracks bitcoin futures and options data. Per its founder, Emmanuel Goh, bitcoin options trading volumes have doubled since the beginning of the year and are now seeing $10 million traded a day. Options let investors bet on whether the price of BTC will reach a specific level in…
  • Small Canadian City To Accept Bitcoin For Property Taxes

    Small Canadian City To Accept Bitcoin For Property Taxes

    Business News
    As much as some like to sugarcoat it, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have seen minimal adoption. Use cases are limited, brick and mortar that accept digital assets are few and far between, and the public’s interest in this ecosystem is lackluster at best. But a small Canadian town, one that you likely haven’t heard of, is trying to change this through a newfangled partnership. Innisfil, Canada Accepts Bitcoin Located just 45 minutes north of Canada’s biggest…
  • Coinbase Launches Passive Income Service For Its Clients: Staking Tezos And MakerDAO

    Coinbase Launches Passive Income Service For Its Clients: Staking Tezos And MakerDAO

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    Coinbase, the US-based crypto exchange known for ease of use, security, and regulatory-compliant operations, has announced 100% offline staking support for Tezos (XTZ), the 19th-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. Coinbase announced the development via a blog post on March 29, where they stated: “Today, we’re announcing Tezos (XTZ) staking for Coinbase Custody clients. We’re proud to be the first full-service, regulated, comprehensively-insured, and 100% offline staking provider in crypto.” Tezos is the first operating proof-of-stake protocol for the issuance of smart contracts and…
  • Bithumb Hacked Again: Over 3 Million EOS Transferred Out From Exchange’s Hot Wallet

    Bithumb Hacked Again: Over 3 Million EOS Transferred Out From Exchange’s Hot Wallet

    Bitcoin News
    According to early reports from security researchers, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has suffered a major attack that started on Friday (March 29) around 01:40 UTC. (This is the second major attack on Bithumb, with the first one occurring in June 2018, when the exchange lost $30 million in crypto.) One of the first people to report the news of the attack on Bithumb was Dovey Wan, a founding partner at Primitive Ventures:   According to Dovey's Twitter thread…
  • Can EOS Increase By 265% Before The End Of 2019?

    Can EOS Increase By 265% Before The End Of 2019?

    Analysis News
    EOS is a blockchain project that is intended to become an “Ethereum killer” in the race for dapp adoption. The blockchain has been described as an operating system that allows for vertical and horizontal scaling of dapps. The EOS blockchain uses a DPoS consensus mechanism that allows token holders to cast votes to elect block producers that become arbitrators of the network. EOS had undergone a year long ICO that raised over $4 billion by the end of the…
  • Fear of a Fintech Future: UK Bankers Afraid of Disruption

    Fear of a Fintech Future: UK Bankers Afraid of Disruption

    News
    A new report on the UK banking industry has identified Fintech startups as a key potential disruptor in the eyes of the industry’s biggest participants. The recently released MoneyLive Banking Report compiled by Marketforce LIVE concluded that Britain’s banking space sees such startups as a “significant threat” to their business models, after consulting with 600 prominent figures from across the industry. The report polled respondents in an attempt to find out how traditional financial institutions view the growing prevalence of services provided…
  • Dow Jones Near Bear Market Territory, Why White House Failed to Ease Investors

    Dow Jones Near Bear Market Territory, Why White House Failed to Ease Investors

    Analysis News
    This week, the Dow Jones recorded a steep sell-off from 23,970 points to 21,846 points, amidst global economic instability and uncertainty. Since achieving an all-time high at 26,828 points on October 3, the Dow Jones has fallen by 5,036 points to 21,792 points, by 18.77 percent. In the traditional financial market, a 20 percent decline from an all-time high is generally considered a bear market. Having lost 2.91 percent of its valuation on December 24, if the Dow…
  • New Report By The IMF Reveals That Central Banks Are Exploring Digital Assets

    New Report By The IMF Reveals That Central Banks Are Exploring Digital Assets

    Research Token Economy
    The cryptocurrency markets have been in a downward spiral for the entirety of 2018. To the uninformed, it would appear that crypto is a dying fad or a Ponzi scheme. While it’s true the cryptocurrency market has drastically dropped from its all-time high of over $800 billion to its current state of $128 billion, this industry is far from dead. Crypto enthusiasts, traders, and investors will tell you this current bear market is simply a natural market cycle…