• Bitcoin up traders cautious
    Bitcoin

    Markets Report: Bitcoin price hits $9,380 in fresh uptick as traders stay cautious on bull market

    A sudden trip closer to $9,500 is not a definitive sign of a trend break, say analysts as Bitcoin’s compression looks ripe for disruption

    Bitcoin surprised the market on July 21 as a sudden break to the upside saw the largest cryptocurrency accelerate towards $9,500. Data from price trackers showed BTC/USD suddenly gaining about 1.5% on Tuesday, contrasting the calmer behavior which had characterized the past five days.

  • institutional FOMO behind PayPal-Paxos
    Bitcoin,  Cryptocurrencies

    Is institutional FOMO behind rumored PayPal-Paxos partnership?

    Reports say the payment giant’s rumored team-up with the Paxos Trust Company is a sign of growing fear of missing out by big financial institutions that could that could take bitcoin mainstream

    PayPal’s rumored plans to offer cryptocurrency purchases to its hundreds of millions of users appear to be gathering pace in what could be the latest example of a growing trend—fear of missing out on digital assets by traditional financial institutions.

  • Alt coins,  Bitcoin

    Markets Report: Bitcoin Stays Wedged as Altcoins Boom and Gold Seeks News Highs

    Calm conditions for stocks dictate more sideways price action for BTC/USD, as investors flock to gold and altcoins see a fresh renaissance

    Bitcoin begins another trading week suspiciously calm, with weekend volatility next to nothing and the same $9,000 support remaining untested.

  • Bitcoin blamed for Twitter hack
    Bitcoin,  Cryptocurrencies,  Politics

    Bitcoin blamed for devastating Twitter hack?

    As the dust settles from one of the worst cybersecurity breaches in recent memory, many are focused on crypto giveaway scams, not social media’s security failings

    The FBI has launched an investigation into Wednesday’s widespread Twitter hack, which saw attackers hijack 130 high-profile accounts to promote crypto giveaway scams.