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Bitcoin Trends in Google Search, Hits 14 Month High

Bitcoin Trends in Google Search, Hits 14 Month High

According to Google Trends, Bitcoin’s search interest this year has apparently been getting an ever-increasing number. Bitcoin has of late hit a 14-month high in the search interest. The cryptocurrency currently trading at $7,900, saw a sudden surge in the search interest this year. Such a rise in search interest hasn’t been seen since February […]

Bitcoin Debit Card

Bitcoin Debit Card May Launch Soon: John McAfee Hints Over Tweet

Soon cybersecurity genius John McAfee will launch bitcoin debit card. McAfee has mentioned this in a recent tweet on his official handle. According to him, this card will be accepted everywhere. A cardholder has to load it with bitcoins. Then it can convert into local currencies. The card will bear the VISA branding. Mr. McAfee […]

Five Record-Breaking Cryptocurrency Scams in 2018

Five Record-Breaking Cryptocurrency Scams in 2018

The controversy of cryptocurrencies is not going to die any sooner. Right from the time of start till date, crypto investors have always been on a roller coaster journey. Out of many, here are a few cryptocurrency scams that looted people and left them bankrupt during 2018. Check them out! $530 Million Hack in Japan […]

Bitfinex Recovers Stolen BTC and Reimburses Clients with US Government Help

Bitfinex Recovers Stolen BTC with US Government’s Help and Reimburses Clients

Bitfinex, an advanced cryptocurrency exchange, has announced the recovery of a part of the stolen Bitcoins which was reported in 2016. The exchange had lost 120,000 BTC (approx. $72 million) and currently retrieved 27.7 BTC of it, which be refunded to about 5,000 of its affected customers. The exchange had collaborated with unnamed law enforcement agencies from both the U.S. and Europe to conduct investigations into the case.

Top 5 Most Popular Bitcoin Lightning Network Wallets

Top 5 Most Popular Bitcoin Lightning Network Wallets

The Lightning Network provides cryptocurrency investors with an alternative over congested blockchain networks. Ever since, people have started facing scalability issues with Bitcoins, alongside several problems have been highlighted such as transaction delays and associated transaction fees. With lightning Networks, investors are able to enjoy faster transactions at lower costs. People have high expectations from […]

What Are the Basic Steps to Follow Before Launching a new CryptoCurrency

Basic Steps to Follow Before Launching a new CryptoCurrency

Have you ever thought of printing your own dollars, or any other currency? Well, this may sound a bit absurd to people who know nothing about cryptocurrencies. But, when you’ve already arrived on this page, it means that you already have the basic understanding of digital or virtual coins. Unlike fiat currencies, creating a new […]

$13 Million Cryptocurrency Scam Takes Indian Public into Shock

$13 Million Cryptocurrency Scam Busted by Mumbai Crime Branch, India

The Mumbai Crime branch, in India, has uncovered a gang behind a $13 million (INR 100 crore) cryptocurrency scam, which was spread over the states of Maharashtra, Gujarat, and Uttar Pradesh. The scammers had launched a scam coin, dubbed Cashcoin, which was claimed to be similar to Bitcoins. The gang cheated people by promising them double returns within two months.

JPM Coin is Not a Cryptocurrency, Claims Cheddar Reporter

JPMorgan Clarifies That JPM Coin is Not a Cryptocurrency

JPMorgan has cleared that JPM Coin is not a cryptocurrency, which can be used for trading purpose, rather it is a stable coin created for payments processing and settling debts within JPMorgan Chase. Umar Farooq, JP Morgan’s head of digital treasury services and blockchain, has linked the launch of the coin to the firm’s decision to meet its customers’ demand for a secure and instant payments processing platform.