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  • Retailers Will Accept Bitcoin, But Will You Spend It?
    by Darren Kleine on May 20, 2019 at 20:48

    Widespread acceptance is widely touted as cryptocurrency’s end goal. But, with prices rising and the next halving a year away, it’s not yet clear who’s willing to spend it. A recent announcement added further heat to the already-excited market: Bitcoin is going to be accepted at a large range of retailers. According to Fortune: It’s […] The post Retailers Will Accept Bitcoin, But Will You Spend It? appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • These Five Altcoins Are Outrunning BTC: History Suggests They Can’t Run Forever
    by Zach Wheeler on May 20, 2019 at 19:42

    Bitcoin prices have settled to $7850, according to BitMEX, forming what some describe as a “bart” pattern over the course of the last week.  Traders appear to be engaging in price discovery, and volatility is continuing the climb. As shown below, BTC started its bull rally April 1st 2019:     Bitcoin’s value increased by […] The post These Five Altcoins Are Outrunning BTC: History Suggests They Can’t Run Forever appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • Dash Announces Elections For Investment Foundation
    by Andrew Ancheta on May 20, 2019 at 18:16

    Dash is moving closer to the launch of its investment foundation, the first fund of its kind to be owned by and for a decentralized network. In a blog post dated last Friday, Dash Core Group announced the election of the Foundation’s supervisors, which is expected to begin on May 30th. Originally billed as “Dash […] The post Dash Announces Elections For Investment Foundation appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • It’s Baaaaaaack! Bitconnect 2.0 Causes Waking Nightmares In Cryptosphere
    by Sarah Rothrie on May 20, 2019 at 16:59

    Just days ago, we cast our minds back to the altcoin season of 2017, musing that Bitconnect is one of the projects now long dead after flying high only two years previously. Perhaps we spoke too soon… because news emerged over the weekend that crypto’s  legendary Ponzi scheme is set to stage a return. Bitconnect […] The post It’s Baaaaaaack! Bitconnect 2.0 Causes Waking Nightmares In Cryptosphere appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • NKN Prepares For A New Kind Of Mainnet
    by Andrew Ancheta on May 20, 2019 at 16:30

    Most internet connections are not used to their full capacity, with many users wasting their extra bandwidth while others eke their way along poor connections.  While some of us have the can afford to pay for bandwidth we don’t use, many other users are priced out of higher-tier connections. But what if you could rent […] The post NKN Prepares For A New Kind Of Mainnet appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • Crouching Bitcoin, Hidden Alt Season: BTC Demand Has Fundamental Drivers
    by Paul de Havilland on May 20, 2019 at 15:53

    Bitcoin’s 2019 surge has led to some pundits scaremongering again, telling the crypto community that it is entering another bull trap. Bitcoin demand does, however, have some fundamental drivers fueling it. Among those are American and Chinese trade tension refugees and institutional investors. BoA: Recession Fears Fueling Crypto Speculation A recent Bank of America report […] The post Crouching Bitcoin, Hidden Alt Season: BTC Demand Has Fundamental Drivers appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • Consensus Bump n’ Slump: Hungover Market Takes $15bn Correction
    by Paddy Baker on May 20, 2019 at 14:58

    Today’s crypto markets demonstrate that Consensus, the biggest event in the industry, is well and truly over. Following CoinDesk’s flagship jamboree, crypto is a sea of red today, reflecting a more cautious investor sentiment compared to last week’s strong euphoria that drove an already bullish market up $30bn. Losses have so far remained within the […] The post Consensus Bump n’ Slump: Hungover Market Takes $15bn Correction appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • Bitcoin Gold Price Analysis BTG / USD: Oncoming Debasement
    by The Analyst Team on May 20, 2019 at 14:58

    Bitcoin Gold has a bullish short-term bias, with the BTG / USD pair trading above the 200-period moving average The BTG / USD pair is bullish over the medium-term and continues to trade well above its 200-day moving average Technical indicators are becoming overstretched, showing room to trade lower Bitcoin Gold / USD Short-term price […] The post Bitcoin Gold Price Analysis BTG / USD: Oncoming Debasement appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • EOS Price Analysis EOS / USD: Strong Buying
    by The Analyst Team on May 20, 2019 at 13:59

    EOS has a bullish short-term outlook, with the cryptocurrency testing back towards the best levels of the year so far. The four-hour time frame shows that buyers have invalidated a head and shoulders pattern The daily time still shows bullish MACD divergence is present from June 2018 EOS / USD Short-term price analysis EOS has […] The post EOS Price Analysis EOS / USD: Strong Buying appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]

  • Verge Price Analysis XVG / BTC: Showing Signs Of Life
    by The Analyst Team on May 20, 2019 at 13:23

    Verge has a neutral short-term bias against Bitcoin, following a technical correction back towards its 200-period moving average on the four-hour time frame The XVG / BTC pair is technically bearish over the medium-term The daily time frame continues to show bullish MACD price divergence Verge / Bitcoin Short-term price analysis Verge has a neutral […] The post Verge Price Analysis XVG / BTC: Showing Signs Of Life appeared first on Crypto Briefing. […]


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