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Cryptocurrency / Crypto News - 1 day ago

Bitcoin Smashes $10,000; Eyes Next Target of $11,700

Only yesterday Bitcoin bulls were triumphant that the king of crypto had broken resistance and was heading for five figures again. A few hours ago BTC made it to $10k but it didn’t just stop and hold there. A surge of over 10% took Bitcoin to over $10,900 during the Asian trading session this mornin...

Cryptocurrency / Ripple - 1 day ago

Ripple CEO Shows He’s Not an XRP Maximalist After All

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse admits he isn’t an XRP maximalist per say, and says he actually owns bitcoin. Bitcoin is a Store of Value Fielding questions during Thursday’s session of Fortune’s Brainstorm Finance 2019 conference, revealed that the Ripple CEO is a bitcoin bag holder. Commenting on th...

Cryptocurrency / Crypto News - 2 days ago

Libra could expand Bitcoin’s userbase by 70-fold

Facebook’s newly announced stablecoin has been the focus of the entire industry, as many experts believe it could act as a gateway for Bitcoin for its 2.4 billion-strong user base. Exposure to a relatively stable digital asset such as Libra could make people interested in other, more decentral...