Opinion

Opinion: How the U.S.-China Trade War Affects the Crypto Market

Opinion: How the U.S.-China Trade War is Affecting the Crypto Market

  • China is making more out of their trade relationship with the U.S. and Donald Trump doesn't like that.
  • While not directly influenced, the crypto market is still part of the economic machine and is reacting to the uncertainty of this grand bout.
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Global Recession Indicators Send the Crypto Market in Freefall

  • Bitcoin has proclaimed its intended role as a store of value during recessions since its genesis block.
  • Still, the news about an incoming recession saw the coin react like it is part of the "high-risk gambling vehicle" asset class, in stark contrast to established stores of value.
Opinion: ZCash Makes History with First Friendly Network Split

Opinion: ZCash Makes History with First “Friendly” Network Split

  • The new coin named Ycash is already live.
  • It has a lowered Founders Reward and will soon be mineable with commodity hardware.
Could 2019 be a Repeat of 2017?

Could 2019 be a Repeat of 2017?

  • 2017 was the year when cryptocurrencies became a part of mainstream finance.
  • 2019 could be a repeat of 2017's explosive performance and key markers point that way.
Cryptopia - a Refreshing Example of Good Crisis Management

Cryptopia – a Refreshing Example of Good Crisis Management

The Cryptopia exchange became infamous over the last few months with the hack it sustained on January...