• XRP price performance
    Opinion,  Ripple,  XRP

    Despite a huge day, XRP is still digging out of the red this week

    Although XRP has substantially outperformed Bitcoin over the past 24 hours, it’s still flat over the last seven days. Does it have the legs to regain November’s highs?

    The crypto sectors’ eyes were mainly on Bitcoin on Dec. 16, as it smashed records and broke $21,000. But it was also a very good day for XRP, which jumped 24% in just 24 hours after a very long, very bad week, making up almost all of the steep losses it saw in the wake of the Flare Network’s Spark token airdrop on Dec. 12.

  • Crypto swearing opinion
    adblock,  Opinion

    Opinion: Why swear words in professional crypto reports just aren’t good enough

    With institutional investors and everyday investors entering the space for the first time, discussing crypto issues like you’re in a bar with your mates can’t cut it anymore

    The cryptocurrency sector has a language problem. As razor sharp as Ryan Selkis’ analysis may be, it’s quite a sweary read. The word “shit” appears nine times, while “fuck” also gets nine mentions throughout the document. As razor sharp as Ryan Selkis’ analysis may be, it’s quite a sweary read.

  • STABLE Act would destabilize stablecoins
    Cryptocurrencies,  Opinion,  People,  Regulation

    STABLE Act could destabilize stablecoins

    Industry leaders say the proposed legislation would cripple innovation by subjecting the fiat-backed cryptocurrencies to traditional banking regulations

    The Stablecoin Tethering and Bank Licensing Enforcement—or STABLE—Act seeks to “protect consumers from the risks posed by emerging digital payment instruments, such as Facebook’s Libra and other Stablecoins currently offered in the market, by regulating their issuance and related commercial activities,” its sponsors said.

  • What Bitcoin all-time high mean hodlers
    Bitcoin,  Opinion

    Bitcoin is back at all-time highs—What does this mean for Hodlers?

    A seminal moment has happened in Bitcoin as BTC/USD returns to beat its 2017 top on many exchanges. What’s the significance?

    The sense of achievement is palpable among those who had waited three years to revisit levels which appeared only briefly in 2017. Now that they have returned, what does it say about Bitcoin?