DropBit Adds Lightning Network Support

DropBit, a bitcoin wallet and payment service provided by CoinNinja, allows you to send bitcoin to people who don’t own any. Now, it’s using Lightning Network to beef up its self-stylized role as the Venmo for bitcoin. Revealed exclusively to Bitcoin Magazine ahead of a public announcement, the DropBit app has built out its own …

Bitcoin Price Consolidation, And The SEC Spoils The Party

Japan was hit by Typhoon Hagibis this weekend, causing devastation and affecting both the Japanese Grand Prix and Rugby World Cup. So what has been causing devastation and affecting bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets for the past week? Bitcoin Price: Consolidation Station So it seems we are back in a consolidation phase, albeit around the lower …

Telegram Token Sale Rejected by SEC

The long-awaited crypto token sale from the Russian messaging platform Telegram has hit a wall in the form of the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The regulator has filed an emergency action and received a restraining order for the $1.7 billion planned ICO. Continued Crypto Crackdown US regulators are showing no signs of relaxing their …

Bullish Cross on Daily MACD Points to $12K Bitcoin in November

Following a continued downtrend and recent lows around $7,700 being defended by bulls, Bitcoin price is currently trading at $8,300 after a surge to $8,800 overnight last night was rejected with force by bears. However, according to a bullish crossover on the already oversold daily MACD, Bitcoin price could be targeting the previous high of …

Report: Canaan Will Be Listed Publicly in the US in November

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Canaan Creative, one of the world’s largest bitcoin mining machine manufacturers, will be listed as a publicly traded company in the U.S. in November 2019, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. According to the source, the Avalon miner producer, which …

Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Trading Up 3,100% Since First Day

The Bakkt platform is starting to build momentum after a disappointingly uneventful launch. On Thursday 10 October, the exchange reported 224 BTC contracts had been traded, which equates to around $1.83 million. That figure is 3,100% higher than the mere 7 Bitcoin contracts that were traded on the very first day, only 2 weeks ago.  …

Ethereum Surges 6% Leading Crypto Market Surge

Ethereum (ETH) has surged today, marking an extension of the upwards momentum that it incurred earlier this week when the crypto surged nearly 7% after Bitcoin posted a strong bounce at its range lows of roughly $7,800. This bullishness appears to be lifting the aggregated crypto markets, and it is highly probable that further ETH …