DeFi Drives Dapp Volume Growth Amid 75% Crash in Casino Activity

News Crypto analysis firm DappReview published its quarterly report examining transaction volumes for decentralized applications (DApps) on April 8. The report finds a significant increase in total DApp activity during the past three months when compared to Q1 2019, despite a drop in the number of..

Is Reddit Devising a Blockchain-Based Tipping System?

News Reddit could be about to implement a new blockchain-based points system on its app, if a screen recording posted in the Cryptocurrency subreddit today is to be believed. Redditor MagoCrypto posted the video, which is a walkthrough of a new build of the Reddit app that shows a feature with men..

3 Options for Traders as Bitcoin Price Is on the Verge of a Breakout

Market Analysis Bitcoin price (BTC) is currently in a sort of stasis, unexcitedly trading in the expected range and over the past 48-hours dropping to the former rising wedge trendline at $7,150 and again to the $7,200 support before rebounding to the low $7,400 region. Crypto market daily price ..

BCH Post Halving: Two Hour Blocks, Hash Rate Hit

News Not even a day has passed since the Bitcoin Cash halving and already the hash rate has taken a hit and block generation slowed significantly. Many predicted that at least some miners would abandon BCH and move to more profitable coins like Bitcoin (BTC) after their rewards were halved from 12..

COVID-19 Has Reduced the Risk of a Post-Halving Price Dump

News The recent COVID-19 market crash has reduced the risk of a halving price dump and could have set up a Bitcoin bullrun, some cryptocurrency experts believe. Earlier today Chainalysis brought together a group of industry experts for an online panel to discuss the impact of COVID-19 on Bitcoin a..

Binance Hits Back at ‘Embezzlement’ Claim

News Binance has fired back at claims that it ‘embezzled’ hundreds of thousands of dollars in funds that were frozen from a user’s account in November 2018. In a lengthy statement the exchange said the funds were frozen at the request of South Korean law enforcement agencies because the account ho..

Just Four Crypto Leaders on Forbes’ List of Billionaires

News There are more than 2000 billionaires on Forbes’ ‘The Richest in 2020’ list — but only a handful come from the world of cryptocurrency and none of them are named ‘CZ’. Only four entrepreneurs who made their fortunes in crypto were included among the 2,095 billionaires the magazine named on Ap..