The Fear and Greed Index (FGI) for crypto is currently neutral at 53. The last time it was at this level, a 30 percent drop occurred for bitcoin in November 2019 from $9,400 to $6,410. The signaling of the indicator follows a swift six percent drop from $9,100 to $8,500, which happened in less than […]
Bullish sentiment is already flowing back into bitcoin markets. So far in 2020 BTC has made 13% and more is yet to come as a major buy signal flashes green. Bitcoin Reclaims $8,000 From an intraday low of $7,700, BTC has climbed an impressive 7% to top out at $8,250 during Asian trading today. Since […]
Bitcoin enjoyed a near 100 percent price gain over the course of 2019, but it otherwise had a tame year to round out the decade. 2019 was also the year that bitcoin’s price movements broke away from the rest of the cryptocurrency pack — and it continued to present itself as an uncorrelated hedge to […]
As much as there are high expectations of cryptocurrency, number of Bitcoin users did not increase significantly in 2019 from the 2018 figure. On the other hand, the number of Bitcoin ATMs grew significantly by 56 percent around the globe. Reportedly, around 4,102 Bitcoin ATMs were available in 2018 and grew up to 6,387 in […]
It has been an eventful year for bitcoin. Digital Assets Data, which records, collates and analyzes cryptocurrency and blockchain transaction, value and popularity information, has identified a few essential trends as 2019 comes to an end. Here are three bitcoin trends that we’ve been following this year. Bitcoin as Digital Gold To begin with, anyone […]
An overview of the worst and most outrageous Bitcoin price predictions of 2019. To prophesize is a natural human tendency. Humanity applauds those who make the right prediction and also love to hate on people when they miss the mark, especially by ridiculously large amounts. For many years, the crypto industry has been prone to […]
Bitcoin had one of its strongest years yet in terms of on-chain activity and usage, with several network metrics demonstrating all-time high activity. Bitcoin transaction count, transaction volume (on a USD equivalent basis), and the network hash rate hit new all-time highs this past year. Bitcoin transaction count surged in 2019 to reach its highest […]
Coinspeaker 2019 Bitcoin Wrap: How Fundamental Factors Dictate Market Sentiment From a technical point of view, local support for Bitcoin is generated at the level of $7,100. This is followed by a psychological price level of $7,000 and $6,800, which is holding back the decline in recent weeks. 2019 Bitcoin Wrap: How Fundamental Factors Dictate […]
Bitcoin, undeniably the most popular cryptocurrency out there has had a somewhat volatile year. While the price of one BTC was wavering around USD 3,150 towards the end of 2018, in June 2019, the cryptocurrency jumped 330% to the impressive USD 14,000. While this surge didn’t last very long, and the price started dropping towards […]
2019 saw a number of large crypto exchange hacks, resulting in millions of dollars stolen per attack. Here are 5 of the biggest breaches in the last 12 months. While cryptocurrencies are well-known for increased security — mostly thanks to the decentralized nature of their underlying technology — the same cannot be said for crypto […]
Read Part 1 of our series, Bitcoin’s 2019 in Tech: What This Year Brought Us, here. Even as we entered 2019 in a bear market, the receding bitcoin price was matched by a rising tide of excitement for and development on Bitcoin’s second layer payment protocol, the Lightning Network. Over the course of the year, […]
2019 has been a slow year for bitcoin. It is up almost two-fold since January but it is at risk of ending the year with a 50 percent drop from its yearly high. Still, it has managed to overtake Donald Trump, VISA, PayPal, and Libra on Google Trends at the year’s peak. Cryptocurrency researcher Eric […]
One of the great things about producing podcasts covering the Bitcoin space is that there is no shortage of enlightening, bizarre and intellectually challenging conversations to be had. Strangely enough, Mark Beylin, an intrepid and perhaps disenchanted member of the Ethereum community might have said it best in a recent tweet: 7. Crypto has introduced […]
Bitcoin hasn’t had the best second half of 2019. In fact, since the end of June, the leading cryptocurrency has collapsed by 50%, now trading at $7,000 after establishing a year-to-date peak at $14,000. This collapse has made many cryptocurrency critics revel. Mark Dow, a prominent hedge fund manager that became famous in the crypto […]
Internal Revenue Services [IRS] released a 2019 criminal investigation report celebrating its 100 years of law enforcement. The report entailed the fight against criminals using advanced technologies The post Bitcoin used by criminals to evade taxes: IRS’ Criminal Investigation Report 2019 appeared first on AMBCrypto.
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Now that Thanksgiving meals are finally digested and the dust finally settled on Black Friday doorbusters, it’s time to sit back from the comfort of your couch, desk, or mobile phone, and take advantage of online digital deals for crypto products on a national day of savings called Cyber Monday. Like Black Friday before it, […]
These seven major hacks remind us: not your keys, not your crypto.
BitMEX, the most active futures market, is slowing down as it grinds towards the end of the year. The BTC volume on the exchange has now dropped to the lowest levels in 2019. BitMex Slows Activity to Levels of November 2018 The current BTC volumes resembles the situation of November 2018, when BTC stagnated and […]
Directly or indirectly, Tether has helped Bitcoin gain traction and popularity in mainstream media. It has helped millions, if not billions, gain access to Bitcoin. Even Satoshi Nakamoto, the brains b The post Tether issuance in 2019 moved Bitcoin prices 77% of the time appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Takeaway: With the launch of Bitcoin, the industry for cryptocurrencies was born, and with this, an industry for Bitcoin mining was also launched. Bitcoin Mining has been considered as one of the best ways to earn Bitcoins without entering the trading world. Let us take a look at what are the latest updates in this […]
Last week, Bitcoin (BTC) suddenly shot higher, surging from $7,300 to $10,500 in under 24 hours’ time in a monumental move. One minute, the cryptocurrency was down in the doldrums; the next, it was trading sky-high in a move that the optimists said would lead to a rally to $20,000 and beyond. Despite the lofty […]
There are several reasons why the Transylvania Crypto Conference (abbreviated as TCConf) was special. First of all, it was a premier for Romania, a country that has never really held events that focus on Bitcoin, despite giving the space some prominent and eccentric figures, such as Mircea Popescu and Bitcoin Magazine co-founder Mihai Alisie. Second, […]