The Bull and Bear Case for Investing in the Top 20 Cryptocurrencies

Should you buy bitcoin or bitcoin cash? Does tezos have further room to grow? Is monero a long-term hold? There are no absolute answers to these questions and no crystal ball to determine which crypto will pull a 5x before the year’s out. Based on fundamentals alone, however, here are some reasons why you might wish to buy or sell the top 20 cryptos by market cap. Also read: Bitcoin Rich: 6 Crypto Entrepreneurs Make the 2020 Hurun Billionaire List Bitcoin Bull: The bull case for investing in bitcoin core…

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Formula 1 Open Tokenized Crate Sale on Ethereum Blockchain

F1 Delta Time, the Ethereum-powered blockchain game has begun to sell in-game item crates.  Players are now able to purchase a collection of cars, parts, drivers and racing gear with the ERC-721 non-fungible tokens (NFT), according to F1 Delta Time official announcement from Feb. 25. The sale will run through March 9, with 6,500 total crates up for grabs with prices set to increase from the current levels after March 3. NFT’s are a form of a digital collectible that are not interchangeable since they carry unique qualities and vary…

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Piracy Will Cost Billions to the TV and Music Industries

With the evolution of the Internet, piracy has become increasingly more sophisticated. It’s biggest victims however, are probably music artists and actors. In the last year’s forecast of Digital TV Research, it’s mentioned that the TV series and film could reach a revenue loss of over $50 billion by 2022. This is all attributed to online piracy and those rough estimations do not include sports, pay-per-view and other forms of media content. The real number would be quite higher. If we’re looking at the scale of worldwide blockchain adoption, we…

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How the Latest German Regulations Target Bitcoin Exchanges and Custodians – Bitcoin Magazine

A new German law requires every entity that holds private keys for others (e.g., bitcoin exchanges and/or bitcoin custodians) and that actively addresses the German market must become licensed as early as January 1, 2020. And to address the most common misconception right at the beginning: No, it absolutely not matter where your company is based. What matters is if you are addressing the German market with your services.  “The law implementing the amendment to the fourth EU money laundering directive (Federal Law Gazette I of December 19, 2019, p.…

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Crypto Prime Broker Tagomi To Join Libra Association

Tagomi, a crypto prime broker headquartered in New York, will join the Libra Association, the governing body for the Facebook-led stablecoin. Tagomi was founded by Jennifer Campbell in 2018, a former associate at Union Square Ventures. Tagomi will become the Libra Association’s 22nd member. Members of the association are expected to contribute at least $10 million to the Libra Reserve, which holds the assets that back the cryptocurrency. Tagomi has raised $28 million to date, making a $10 million commitment a large amount for a two-year-old startup. It should be…

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What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 1 – Bitcoin Magazine What We Can Learn About Lightning From #LNTrustChain2: Part 1

The first Lightning Network “torch relay” debuted on January 19, 2019, to spread adoption of second-layer Bitcoin payment protocol. When it concluded in April 2019, it boasted 278 participants and 56 countries visited. One year later, Hodlonaut, the person behind the torch inception started the relay again, on January 19, 2020. After a few days, however, it was obvious that the new iteration of the torch was different, starting with a high rate of torches being stolen and ending with the chain being “cancelled” by sending the amount through tippin.me…

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Raising $100K for Cashfusion’s Security Audit, Bitcoin.com Matches Donations to Improve BCH Privacy

Bitcoin.com is a proponent of privacy and we have been monitoring Bitcoin Cash projects like Cashshuffle and Cashfusion closely. Last March, Cashshuffle was officially released after a security audit from Kudelski Security, and since then millions of dollars worth of BCH have been shuffled. Our web portal aims to help speed up the process of Cashfusion’s official release, so we created a fundraiser to raise $50,000 for Kudelski to audit the protocol’s codebase and another $50K for ongoing development. Also Read: How to Check the Bitcoin Price, Hashrate, Data –…

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CoinStaker 2020 Prediction – Is Binance Coin Rise Sustainable in the Long Run?

The entire crypto community is buzzing about Binance and Binance Coin. As one of the biggest cryptocurrency platforms in the world right now, Binance is at its peak. However, not everyone would agree – some say that this is just the beginning of the Malta-based platform. When the official reports published the fact that Binance Coin toppled Bitcoin on a global scale, the entire community of cryptocurrency users was aghast. What’s the secret of the new top-performing cryptocurrency and can we expect to see this trend maintain in the years…

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South Korea’s Bithumb Launches Zero Fee Transfers to Global Platform

South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Bithumb, has announced it will take another step towards global expansion by strengthening integration with its international arm. On Feb. 26, Bithumb launched a new digital asset transfer service between the South Korean exchange and Bithumb Global, an new international digital asset exchange released by Bithumb in October 2019. Meanwhile, South Korean authorities are considering imposing a 20% tax on income from cryptocurrency, evidently pushing the biggest local exchanges to reinforce their foreign operations. KYC tier 2 verification is required to use the new service…

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