Crypto currency  bitcoin First Mover: Ethereum a Victim of Its Own Success as Fees Soar, Vitalik Complains

Crypto currency bitcoin First Mover: Ethereum a Victim of Its Own Success as Fees Soar, Vitalik Complains

Jul 23, 2020 at 13:10 UTCUpdated Jul 23, 2020 at 13:53 UTCMay 2020: Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin attends a recording of Laura Shin’s Unchained Podcast. (Christine Kim for CoinDesk)First Mover: Ethereum a Victim of Its Own Success as Fees Soar, Vitalik ComplainsRising congestion on the Ethereum blockchain has driven up transaction fees tenfold this year…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin First Mover: Bitcoiners Not Worried Fed Money Printer Has Stopped Going ‘Brrrr’

Crypto currency bitcoin First Mover: Bitcoiners Not Worried Fed Money Printer Has Stopped Going ‘Brrrr’

Jul 14, 2020 at 12:05 UTCUpdated Jul 14, 2020 at 13:37 UTC(Pepi Stojanovski/Unsplash)First Mover: Bitcoiners Not Worried Fed Money Printer Has Stopped Going ‘Brrrr’It would be an understatement to say bitcoin has been a big disappointment for traders and investors over the past few months. Ever since the coronavirus ravaged financial markets in March and…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin Market Wrap: Derivatives, Altcoins Take Market Spotlight as Bitcoin Dozes at $9,100

Crypto currency bitcoin Market Wrap: Derivatives, Altcoins Take Market Spotlight as Bitcoin Dozes at $9,100

Jul 17, 2020 at 20:46 UTCSource: CoinDesk 20 Bitcoin Price IndexMarket Wrap: Derivatives, Altcoins Take Market Spotlight as Bitcoin Dozes at $9,100Traders want a bitcoin price breakout but they aren’t sure when that will happen. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $9,174 as of 20:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Gaining 0.64% over the previous 24 hours.Bitcoin’s 24-hour…

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Crypto currency  bitcoin China Police Said to Detain Crypto OTC Traders Amid Money Laundering Crackdown

Crypto currency bitcoin China Police Said to Detain Crypto OTC Traders Amid Money Laundering Crackdown

Chinese yuan (Shutterstock)As Chinese police step up efforts to crack down on illegal economic activities, crypto over-the-counter (OTC) traders are being detained to assist investigations.  In another sign Chinese law enforcement are targeting cryptocurrency trading, Zhao Dong – a prominent Chinese crypto OTC trader and the co-founder of crypto lending platform RenrenBit – has been…

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