What the Future Holds for Bitcoin, Analysts Weigh-In

Cryptocurrency analysts belive that the Bitcoin market is overheating. Overall sentiment confirms this position, showing that BTC could be in for a drop. Key Takeaways Sentiment among market participants has drastically shifted from bullish to bearish over the last day. At the same time, analysts argue that Bitcoin has reached a market top, and is […]

Former Bakkt CEO and Current US Senator Loeffler Sees 20% Approval Among Voters

Per a new poll of Georgia republicans released on April 29, Senator Loeffler (R-GA) seems to have a rough road ahead of her en route to the special election later this year. Loeffler’s appointment and coming election Georgia’s Governor Brian Kemp initially appointed Loeffler to her senate seat in December following Sen. Johnny Isakson’s announcement […]

Ripple Drastically Reduces XRP Sales in Latest Quarter

Ripple’s sales of XRP on the open market were cut drastically, reducing supply pressure on token holders. Key Takeaways In Q1 2020, Ripple has recorded its lowest quarterly sales of XRP yet. The company only sold a total of $1.75 million worth of XRP last quarter, down from $13.08 million. The 87% decrease in sales […]

Nuclear Power and Blockchain, Crypto Exchanges Boost Hiring + More News

Source: Adobe/christianchan Crypto Briefs is your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Blockchain news The Chinese nuclear industry is tentatively looking at blockchain technology adoption proposals, reports media outlet The Paper. In the report, nuclear energy officials point to the fact […]

Women Becoming Stronger Players in the Crypto Market

Source: Adobe/denisismagilov The Cryptoverse aims to change (or replace) the traditional financial sector, but at the same time it suffers from the same problem – both sectors are heavily dominated by men. But it seems that it is already changing as new data shows that more women are getting interested in this nascent industry. The […]

CryptoSlots donates all proceeds from new slot to the fight against coronavirus

Disclaimer: The text below is a press release that was not written by Cryptonews.com. Gambling for a good cause – CryptoSlots donates all proceeds from new slot to the fight against coronavirus CryptoSlots released their newest slot, Micro Monsters, a game filled with bonus extras to beat the reels’ viral critters. The biggest bonus, though, […]

This Miner Buys 1,000 New Antminers as Bitcoin Halving Looms

Antminer S19 Pro. Source: Bitmain Publicly traded crypto mining company Riot Blockchain, Inc. says it has purchased 1,000 next generation mining machines, as the Bitcoin (BTC) miners brace for the upcoming halving in mining rewards, expected to occur on May 12. The company said it has recently completed a purchase of 1,000 units of the […]

This Crypto-themed CoinMarketCap Roast Is Getting Spicy

Source: Adobe/davit85 How did you celebrate your seventh birthday? With a cake, party games and balloons? Not so for the biggest crypto market data provider CoinMarketCap, whose operators decided to fete the seventh anniversary of the site’s founding by asking all-comers to take part in a roast on that most unforgiving of platforms, Twitter. In […]

New Mining Difficulty Record Cancelled Right Before Bitcoin Halving

Source: Adobe/bernardbodo Four days before the next Bitcoin (BTC) mining difficulty adjustment, the previously estimated all-time high is nowhere in sight. Not only will there not be a new record, but along with the falling hashrate, the difficulty is now expected to drop. Major Bitcoin mining pool BTC.com‘s latest estimation is that after two consecutive […]

These New Crypto Regulations Come into Force in Japan Today

Source: Adobe/promesaartstudio It is the start of a new month all over the world, but in Japan, it may the start of a new era for the crypto industry, as a set of new legal amendments comes into force, changing the way that businesses dealing with cryptoassets need to operate in the country. As of […]