Crypto currency  bitcoin YouTube’s Whac-a-Mole Approach to Crypto Scam Ads Still Remains a Problem

Crypto currency bitcoin YouTube’s Whac-a-Mole Approach to Crypto Scam Ads Still Remains a Problem

Aug 27, 2020 at 19:35 UTCUpdated Aug 27, 2020 at 19:43 UTC(YouTube screenshot/modified by CoinDesk)YouTube’s Whac-a-Mole Approach to Crypto Scam Ads Remains a ProblemYouTube has long struggled with disinformation, misleading content and outright scams on its site. Despite lawsuits and Google’s own ad policies, cryptocurrency scam ads are still making it through the gates and…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin First Mover: Bitcoin Tumbles, Bithumb Reportedly Raided, Uniswap Challenges Coinbase

Crypto currency bitcoin First Mover: Bitcoin Tumbles, Bithumb Reportedly Raided, Uniswap Challenges Coinbase

Sep 2, 2020 at 13:25 UTCUpdated Sep 2, 2020 at 14:21 UTCUniswap, represented by the unicorn, is suddenly dominating everything from DeFi to cryptocurrency exchange volumes. (Pixabay)First Mover: Bitcoin Tumbles, Bithumb Reportedly Raided, Uniswap Challenges CoinbaseYou’re reading First Mover, CoinDesk’s daily markets newsletter. Assembled by the CoinDesk Markets Team and edited by Bradley Keoun, First Mover…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin Winklevoss Brothers Say Bitcoin Could Reach $500K as the ‘Only’ Long-Term Inflation Hedge

Crypto currency bitcoin Winklevoss Brothers Say Bitcoin Could Reach $500K as the ‘Only’ Long-Term Inflation Hedge

Aug 28, 2020 at 11:22 UTCUpdated Aug 28, 2020 at 13:54 UTC(Rena Schild/Shutterstock)Winklevoss Brothers Say Bitcoin Could Reach $500K as the ‘Only’ Long-Term Inflation HedgeTyler and Cameron Winklevoss, noted internet entrepreneurs and crypto billionaires, believe weakness in the U.S. financial system and other factors mean bitcoin could one day reach $500,000 per coin. In a…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin First Mover: Binance’s Shrinking Trading Spreads and Bitcoin’s Jackson Hole Fizzle

Crypto currency bitcoin First Mover: Binance’s Shrinking Trading Spreads and Bitcoin’s Jackson Hole Fizzle

Aug 28, 2020 at 13:14 UTCUpdated Aug 28, 2020 at 13:46 UTCShrinking Binance bid-offer spreads might reveal crypto markets maturing. (Rednuht/Creative Commons, modified by CoinDesk) First Mover: Binance’s Shrinking Trading Spreads and Bitcoin’s Jackson Hole FizzlePrice pointBitcoin was rising along with gold and U.S. stock futures early Friday as traders reacted to Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin First Mover: Money Legos Turn ‘Exuberant’ as Chainlink Stripped of ‘DeFi’

Crypto currency bitcoin First Mover: Money Legos Turn ‘Exuberant’ as Chainlink Stripped of ‘DeFi’

Aug 19, 2020 at 12:51 UTCUpdated Aug 19, 2020 at 13:32 UTCExuberant dancers. (Christy Gallois/Flickr Creative Commons, modified by CoinDesk)First Mover: Money Legos Turn ‘Exuberant’ as Chainlink Stripped of ‘DeFi’Price PointIt’s been two steps forward, one step back for bitcoin (BTC) over the past couple months. Prices were down early Wednesday for a second straight day after…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin Binance’s Bitcoin ‘Bid-Ask Spreads’ Tighten as Cryptocurrency Markets Mature

Crypto currency bitcoin Binance’s Bitcoin ‘Bid-Ask Spreads’ Tighten as Cryptocurrency Markets Mature

Aug 28, 2020 at 10:03 UTCUpdated Aug 28, 2020 at 13:56 UTCBinance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao (CoinDesk archives, modified by CoinDesk)Binance’s Bitcoin ‘Bid-Ask Spreads’ Tighten as Cryptocurrency Markets MatureGetting in and out of a large bitcoin trade on cryptocurrency exchanges like Binance or BitMEX isn’t costing as much as it used to. That might be…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin Winklevoss Twins Tell Bar Stool’s Dave Portnoy To Pick Bitcoin Over Gold Due To Elon Musk’s ‘Space Mining’

Crypto currency bitcoin Winklevoss Twins Tell Bar Stool’s Dave Portnoy To Pick Bitcoin Over Gold Due To Elon Musk’s ‘Space Mining’

The Winklevoss twins, Cameron and Tyler, have told Barstool Sports founder-turned rambunctious day trader, Dave Portnoy, bitcoin is a safer bet than gold due to Elon Musk’s “plans” to mine the precious metal from asteroids. In a much-hyped interview just over a week after Portnoy invited the twins to “explain bitcoin” to him, the two…

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