Latin American P2P Markets Defy Global Trend to Smash Volume Records

Markets and Prices The Latin American peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency markets have a seen a significant spike heading into 2019, with the Colombian, Peruvian, and Venezuelan Localbitcoins markets posting record volume when measuring in both fiat and BTC. The Argentinian, Dominican,

Experience: I lost $1m on bitcoin | Technology

Until 2016, I ran an advertising agency in London. At our peak, we were highly successful; I had a team of 35 people, a £3m turnover and a Covent Garden office. When the agency folded, I decided to invest in

Crypto bubble has started to collapse, says ECB policy maker

A key European Central Bank policy maker is the latest pundit to pour cold water on digital currencies, saying the nascent technology is a load of nonsense and the bubble has begun to burst. Speaking at the “Five Years with

Report Accuses Bithumb of Inflating Reported Volume

Exchanges An investigation conducted by Crypto Exchange Ranks (CER) has alleged that Bithumb, the largest Korean digital currency exchange by volume, has drastically inflated its reported trade volume during the second half of 2018. The report asserts that a number

Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin Appears

Altcoins 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 coined and there was no such metric as bitcoin dominance. But travel back to late

Cypherpunk Godfather Timothy May Was Lightyears Ahead of His Time

News The crypto world has been mourning the passing of Timothy C. May at the age of 67. While an unknown entity to the general public, to early internet adopters, cypherpunks, libertarians, and cryptography evangelists, May’s writings remain hallowed. The

Cambridge University Study: Speculation of the Death of Bitcoin ‘Greatly Exaggerated’

Following news that verified crypto-user numbers doubled in the first three-quarters of 2018, the study by Cambridge University also concluded that the death of Bitcoin amid an 85% drop in price has been ‘greatly exaggerated’ by the media.  Cambridge University: Bitcoin Mining Diversifying Aside

Here’s what makes this crypto bear market different

Crypto early adopters regularly assure market watchers that everything is going to be ok. Why? Because they have seen it all before and this is not the first bitcoin bear market. But one hedge fund partner believes the evangelists fail

Opinion: Why Bitcoin Will Be Just Fine

Several key events will take place on the digital money market next year that can seriously affect the situation in the crypto and Bitcoin community. In 2018, the prices of cryptocurrencies have been continuously decreasing, and Bitcoin (BTC) 00 has already