Coincidentally, in the days following the hack, there was a large marketwide dip — Bitcoin and Ethereum dropped 11 and 15 percent, respectively.
Google Alert – bitcoin
If you think about it, most who are currently manipulating will cease doing so for the time being while this investigation is ongoing. While they obviously can't detect everything, you'd think this would scare off at least a solid amount of the bad apples. While many don't want it, this needs to happen and is a step in the right direction. If Bitcoin is going to be taken seriously and reach the levels you're all HODL'ing for, then let's be real and embrace the changes that will actually get us there.
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Bitcoin – The Currency of the Internet
I am constantly looking for Bitcoin/cryptocurrency articles in NYT, WSJ, Marketwatch, Twitter, Reddit, etc. etc….The last 3 months have been fairly negative for press coverage. However, the last 48 hours have shown increasing positive news coverage. In my opinion, we may be starting to see a sentiment reversal as March comes to a close. It is too early to say. However, it is also worth noting that this very subreddit has become much better lately, whereas in weeks/months prior we saw a lot…
Virtual Currencies: The Oversight Role of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission began in earnest at the United States Senate Dirksen office building Tuesday, 6 February. The Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs summoned respective Chairs of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to testify in open session on cryptocurrencies, less than 24 hours after one of the…