Bitcoin Futures vs. Spot Trading: A New Report Reveals The Inverse Correlation During 2018 Bear Market

TL: DR  Futures trading volumes were inversely correlated with spot trading volume throughout most of 2018 This may have been due to retail investor interest declining as sophisticated investor interest increased The 2018 bear market showed that both spot and futures trading were negatively impacted In late 2017, the introduction of futures trading to the crypto markets was an eye-opening event....

Bitcoin Price Analysis Feb.8: Bitcoin Finally Broke Up, What’s Next? (Updated)

After two more days of consolidation, Bitcoin finally made a slight move: the last two 4-hour candles were neat and green and brought the coin back above the $3400 resistance level. Looking at the daily chart as of now, the descending trend-line got broken up. However, there is still time until the daily candle closes. In case the daily candle confirms...

Bitcoin Price Analysis Feb.8: Bitcoin Finally Broke Up, What’s Next?

After two more days of consolidation, Bitcoin finally made a slight move: the last two 4-hour candles were neat and green and brought the coin back above the $3400 resistance level. Looking at the daily chart as of now, the descending trend-line got broken up. However, there is still time until the daily candle closes. In case the daily candle confirms...

Ripple Expands: Adds 11 Universities to Its Blockchain Research Initiative

TL: DR Ripple Expands University Blockchain Research Initiative to include 11 new partners The program already is already partnered with 29 top-tier universities, working to accelerate the knowledge of blockchain technology across multiple fields of study Ripples UBRI program is an investment that may give them a significant edge in the markets over the long term Over the past...

Litecoin Collaborates With Beam Privacy For Mimblewimble Implementation

The team behind Beam Privacy has recently announced on an interesting implementation of Mimblewimble as Extensions Blocks into Litecoin. What it means is that once applied, conversion from LTC to LTC-MW and back will be possible. It’s important to mention that the implementation is an extension of Litecoin’s first layer, not a sidechain. The research and development process will be...

Basic Attention Token (BAT) Gains 30% Following Coinbase Earn Program Launch

The project’s goal is to raise awareness about the Brave browser and the token that powers it, Basic Attention Token (BAT). BAT allows cryptocurrency enthusiasts to gain its tokens in an alternative way to most other coins — by watching ads or taking the new Coinbase Earn educational lessons and interactive tasks. According to Coinbase’s announcement, those who decide to...

Philippines Crypto Adoption: 10% of Filipino Adults Signed On The Largest Local Exchange

Crypto adoption in the Philippines is undoubtedly on the rise. Coins.ph, a leading cryptocurrency exchange in the Philippines, has recently acquired over 5 million users onto its crypto platform. Founded in 2014, the digital wallet and payments application provides unbanked customers with much-needed financial services including paying bills and buying digital assets. Coins.ph allow its customers to manage a myriad...

Top 10 Legendary Photos of Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s Co-Founder

Vitalik Buterin has been known in the crypto community for his work on Ethereum and his exceptional programming skills. But let’s forget his professional life for a few minutes. And let’s meet the hilarious and fun Vitalik! We’ve collected the top 10 photos of the Ethereum’s CEO, which will surely make you laugh. Let’s get the party started! 1: Fashion King...

YouHodler Releases January Progress Report; February Exclusive Preview

– Blockchain-based FinTech platform YouHodler recently came forward with their January 2019 progress report for community members. The report gives a detailed outline of new features added and partnerships created over the past month while also giving a “sneak peek” into their February 2019 plans. The most substantial addition to the YouHodler platform in January came as a result...

Blockchain Whispers Bitcoin and Altcoin Signals Review

Featured content – Trading cryptocurrencies can often seem like a complete guessing game. Nobody is ever 100% sure what direction the market is going to move in, and when you think you figured out a strategy and seem to be doing well, human psychology kicks in, and you make an emotional trade that causes you to lose half your...