Well, it was looking like a great week until the New York State Attorney General (NYSAG) filed a lawsuit against Bitfinex. BUT, that doesn’t matter much as the cryptocurrency industry seems to be increasing week after week without a feeling of inevitable bloodshed that laced the bear market of 2018.  Bitcoin grew to about $5,637,…

Bitcoin’s So Highhhhh, High Above Me We’re starting to run out of puns for this consistent market growth. But, we guess that’s a good problem to have. Growing to over $179 billion this week, the entire crypto market moved three and a half percent in the positive direction. Cryptocurrency Market Stats (4/19/19) Some of the…

Will Bitcoin ever replace fiat? This question has made the rounds on more than just a few online forums, mostly cryptocurrency related, admittedly. The debate is real and the opponents are often programmers versus armchair economists. Fiat, or government-backed currency, has been a feature of city-states, kingdoms, and countries now for over a thousand years….

Web 3.0 browser Opera has released its latest update, Reborn 3, with new features including direct access to decentralized applications (DApps) on the Ethereum blockchain, an enhanced built-in VPN service, ad blocker, snapshot tool and design changes. Opera’s Reborn 3 also includes a native cryptocurrency wallet for Windows, macOS and Linux, a follow-up to the…

Crypto whale watchers are following large movements of XRP from Ripple. In the last day, the company has moved 85,299,895 XRP worth more than $30 million across five separate transactions. 10,000,000 XRP worth $3.5 million from Funding Wallet 1 to unknown wallet 19,999,895 XRP worth $7.2 million from Ripple OTC Distribution wallet to unknown wallet…

The latest hack suffered by Bithumb, a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, might have been an inside job. Criminal elements within the company are suspected of stealing cryptocurrencies worth almost $20 million. With platforms focusing on securing funds from external incursions, security experts warn that exchanges might be more at risk from their own employees. Details…