Month: June 2019

30 Jun, 2019

Goldman Sachs Is Eyieng Crypto But Doesn’t Expect A Stock Market Crash

Largest Indian crypto exchange Koinex, officially shut down over the discussions about the bitcoin ban in the country. The exchange is shutting down because of regulatory pressure according to the officials and we read more about it in the altcoin news below. In a blog post issued earlier today, Rahul Raj who is the CEO […]
30 Jun, 2019

Litecoin (LTC) Price Goes Up By 13% Reaching $8.18BLN In Market Cap

The entire attention in the latest cryptocurrency news has been focused on Facebook’s Libra project this week, leaving no space for the other altcoins – especially the ones with solid performance. As the market stabilized, Litecoin remains strong and is still one of the year’s top performers. Over the past 24 hours, Litecoin managed to […]
30 Jun, 2019

Cryptocurrency Mobile App Downloads Stall Amid Price Surge: Report

Despite bitcoin’s recent price surge, the download count of crypto-related mobile applications has seen no increase compared to the first half of last year. Despite bitcoin’s (BTC) recent price surge, the download count of cryptocurrency-related mobile applications is not increasing, Bloomberg reports on June 28 Data form mobile app analytics firm App Annie shows that, […]
30 Jun, 2019
30 Jun, 2019

Quantum Computing Vs. Blockchain: Impact on Cryptography

Quantum computers will not kill blockchain, but they might trigger fundamental changes in underlying cryptography. The major selling point of blockchain and its applications is that cryptographically secured distributed ledgers are virtually “unbreakable” under normal circumstances, given the current state of computational technology. Its validity, however, is heavily dependent on the “state of technology” assumption. […]
30 Jun, 2019

Top-10 Industries Being Transformed by Blockchain

Top-10 exciting industries undergoing dramatic change due to the introduction of blockchain technology. After struggling to receive recognition of legitimacy within the mainstream zeitgeist during its sophomoric years, distributed ledger technology (DLT) now comprises the driving force behind a new wave of technological creative destruction. Today, we are going to take a look at some […]
30 Jun, 2019

25 Bitcoin Transactions Worth $6 Billion Included in One Block

A Twitter account dedicated to reporting significant bitcoin transactions reported that 25 bitcoin transactions worth $6 billion have been included in just one block. Several high-value bitcoin (BTC) transactions were included in a single block on June 30. Bitcoin Block Bot, a Twitter account dedicated to reporting significant bitcoin (BTC) transactions reported that 25 bitcoin […]
30 Jun, 2019

Facebook Removes Bitcoin Scam Ads With Abu Dhabi Crown Prince

Facebook has removed ads for a bitcoin scam that claimed to have the approval of the crown prince of Abu Dhabi. Facebook has removed ads for a bitcoin (BTC) scam that masqueraded as posts by the crown prince of Abu Dhabi, UAE news site The National reports on June 30 According to the report, a […]
30 Jun, 2019

Bittrex User Alleges Funds Were Withheld in Recent Lawsuit

A New York resident has filed a lawsuit against crypto exchange Bittrex for allegedly withholding $120,000 worth of her assets. A New York resident has filed a lawsuit against crypto exchange Bittrex for allegedly withholding funds, industry news outlet The Block reports on June 30. Per the report, the plaintiff claims to have deposited $120,000 […]
30 Jun, 2019

Bitcoin Near $11,000 as Marked Corrects Downward

Major cryptocurrencies are in the red as markets are correcting downward. Sunday, June 30 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting are seeing losses at press time, as markets are sloping downward.  Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC)  is currently down 7.33% on the day, trading around $11,103 at press time, according […]