Asian Cryptocurrency Trading Update: Bitcoin Cash Bullish Ahead of Hard Fork

Momentum has continued upwards over the weekend and crypto markets are pushing towards the critical $ 500 billion mark. Since their low of the year of $ 245 billion on April first, markets have gained 90% to current levels today. Bitcoin has remained flat over the past 24 hours and hovers just below …
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Bitcoin news: China powers ahead with BLOCKCHAIN technology as rest of the world trails

Patent applications for blockchain, which includes the distribution of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin and ripple, trebled in 2017 as digital currencies like bitcoin hit record highs. China filed 225 of the blockchain patents in 2017, which was a significant increase from the 59 in the previous year. The US …
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Bitcoin, Ripple, Ether, Litecoin – Week Ahead Charts, Prices and Analysis

Five bearish lower high/lower low candles in a row this week emphasize the current weak state of cryptocurrency heavyweight Bitcoin. Not only has BTC broken through support offered by zone one and two, it has also re-entered the downtrend from the December 17 high of just $ 20,000. And to add to …
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Bitcoin's post-peak tumble shows unavoidable doom ahead for cryptocurrencies

At the start of 2017, bitcoin traded at US$ 1,000. By September, the price had gone to US$ 4,000, by mid-December almost US$ 20,000, giving it a market value of US$ 320-billion, at which point the chart looked like the Eiffel Tower viewed from the top. Down went bitcoin, reaching US$ 10,000 by late …
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Vermont Lawyer Warns of Legal Complications Ahead for Cryptocurrency Miners (bitcoinmagazine.com)

Are miners — the nodes on a blockchain that process transactions — partners in a company? And, if they are deemed partners, and a cryptocurrency project collapses leaving coin holders holding the bag, what legal construct is in place to protect miners from lawsuits? One Vermont lawyer sees a “nightmare” unfolding.Stepping back a few steps, last month, several news sites ran stories about proposed legislation (…

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