Bitcoin Price Analysis (July 10th, 2019)

It has been a considerable amount of time since we’ve taken a real, in-depth look at the price of Bitcoin but we’re going to do so now. Pardon the delay, there were many upgrades that needed to be made to
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Stellar Lumens Fundamental Analysis

Yet another coin that we have not looked at for quite some time now. Stellar Lumens!

We took a little break from viewing Stellar Lumens after its dismal price action throughout the end of 2018 as well as 2019.

Thus,

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How Litecoin is Maintaining Relevance vs. Bitcoin

It is no secret that Litecoin has been gaining significant attention in the crypto space as of late. With all of the attention that’s been thrust upon Litecoin, as of late, it is worth evaluating what aspects/facets of the project

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Operation DK: Blockchain Analysis Using Crystal Blockchain

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Preface:

‘Operation DK’ name given as a pseudonymous identity of the individual that contacted me on Twitter at approximately 13:00 EST ; May 18th, 2019 requesting the tracking of allegedly stolen/hacked funds.

Transactions in Question:

  1. https://www.blockchain.com/btc/tx/c858f268d7e6a78e4884a7bb719307767a82f9560c0c6e8f7b49e4bb2b1c5780
  2. https://www.blockchain.com/btc/tx/279c41ebbc52423f5534122978126bfe44ab82f2f01aee7fbc02213c50464240

Reviewing

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Cardano: Trouble in Paradise?

Many of the recent headlines concerning Cardano have been overwhelmingly positive, and for good reason.

Charles Hoskinson recently announced that “soul of ‘Shelley’”, the long-awaited protocol upgrade, was finally ‘out’.

Charles Hoskinson on Twitter

The soul of Shelley is out

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Dissecting HTLC Use for Lightning Network and its Limitations

Major Characteristic #1

The Lightning Network utilizes HTLCs (hash time locked contracts), which prevent users from being able to obtain their funds at their sole discretion (outside of the parameters and restrictions of the HTLC).

 

In the passage cited

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Litecoin Bull Pennant

 

Its been a little while since we’ve had the opportunity to cover Litecoin! So, we’re going to go ahead and cover one of crypto’s must coveted assets.

https://www.tradingview.com/x/4Rq7s8sx/

It is super hard to look at the chart above and

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User Question #1 – Blockchain Building

 

Question:

“No problem… So the idea i have is pretty basic and goes directly with the nature of blockchain. Its timestamping and putting documents on blockchain. So pdf’s, docs, pitcures, diplomas, contracts…Anything that two or more parties are signing.

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KuCoin’s IEO Was a Massive Failure: Bots & Exchange Mismanagement

 

Earlier this week (April 3rd, 2019), KuCoin launched its first official IEO on their platform for a cryptocurrency project called ‘MultiVac’ ($MTV).

KuCoin announced this from their official communications on their website on March 26th, 2019.

Token Sale of

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Blockchain Could Be the Solution to Facebook’s Data Woes

 

Over the past day or so, there have been several reports in the cryptosphere, mentioning a supposed cryptocurrency from Facebook, called, ‘FBCoin’.

The most recent reports about this alleged impending product release were brokered by New York Times writer,

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Revised (Improved) NVT Ratio Calculation for Bitcoin

 

‘NVT’ is an acronym that stands for ‘Network Value to Transactions’ and it is a financial metric for Bitcoin that has created substantial discussion in the cryptocurrency community as of late — with many debating the usefulness (or lack

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Analyzing Currency Inflows into the Crypto Market (and Stablecoins)

 

Many believe that an influx of stablecoins is a bullish sign for the markets.

However, this often tends to not be the case. Let’s go ahead and revisit our current flow analysis from a few months ago.

The tweet

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Coinbene Used MXM to Liquidate All of its Users Funds

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It is no secret that the majority of the cryptospace has been speculating about Coinbene’s solvency in recent days.

Most of the speculation was prompted by a CoinTelegraph article which featured research from crypto firm, Elementus, that revealed that $100M+

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NEM Has a Savior and Her Name is Alexandra Tinsman

 

The cryptocurrency, ‘$XEM’ (or NEM) is no longer the same cryptocurrency that you knew in 2018 and before.

It appears that NEM’s new president, Alexandra Tinsman, is the real deal.

This makes a major difference because if NEM

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China Does Not Rank Blockchain Projects (And They Never Have Either)

 

This headline may come as a surprise to some, but recent information (and clarification) provided by Chinese-speaking members of the cryptocurrency community have clarified and ‘busted’ claims circulating around various media outlets over the last few months with regards

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Bitcoin Still in its Endless Loop of Consolidation (Price Analysis)

 

Since there has been some more slight movement for Bitcoin, we’re going to go ahead and take a look at the charts and see if we can detect any interesting developments in the indicators or the patterns that would

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Why You Should Only Invest in Coins With Liquidity

 

Why You Should Only Invest in Coins With Liquidity (Op-ED)

Do not buy gems.

Yeah, I said it. All those so-called ‘gems’ on KuCoin or some other fringe exchange — don’t touch those.

Those are the coins that will

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No, KuCoin Was Not Hacked


Article Originally Published On https://bitcoinexchangeguide.com/no-kucoin-crypto-exchange-was-not-hacked-heres-the-latest-scoop/; Written by Zerononcense

A cryptic tweet sent by the CEO of KuCoin this morning led to a small frenzy in the crypto community.

Specifically, Michael Gan (CEO of KuCoin) tweeted this:

The statement reads:

“Recently

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Binance’s New Lottery System Has a Troubling Lack of Transparency

 

Just a few hours ago, Binance announced that they would be completely revamping how they allow people to buy ICOs that are offered through the Binance Launchpad.

You can find the announcement here:

Update to the Binance Launchpad Token

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Why You Must Employ Logarithmic Settings on Your Charts

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This is a frequently overlooked feature of TradingView by a lot of traders, but it is absolutely imperative that you remember to switch your chart setting to ‘logarithmic’ whenever you are looking at historical price data for Bitcoin or Read more

QuadrigaCX’s Cash Scheme Was Nearly Identical to Wolf of Wall Street

 

One thing that has not been mentioned about the entire QuadrigaCX situation is the fact that its internal cash operations mirror several aspects of the movie, ‘Wolf of Wall Street’.

What is the ‘Wolf of Wall Street’?

If you

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Ontology is Riddled With Issues (Pt. 2)

 

In this second portion of the Ontology breakdown, we’re going to take an in-depth look at the project itself by reviewing some of the assertions made in its whitepaper as well as on its website.

Brief (Formal) Coin Description:

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Exposing Flaws in Messari’s Report on Ripple’s Circulating Supply

In recent weeks, Ryan Selkis (head of Messari, a blockchain research firm) has made arguments about why Ripple’s circulating supply should be adjusted.

Toward the end of January 2019, Messari posted up this article:

🔎 [Messari Research] Ripple’s market cap

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Ontology is Riddled With Issues (Pt. 1)

 

For some reason, the cryptocurrency community has not covered the fact that the cryptocurrency project, Ontology, is riddled with a number of issues that make it far from a reliable or invest-worthy project.

Ontology’s Blockchain Went ‘Down for Maintenance’

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Ethereum May Do Numbers Soon

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Usually we head off the week’s batch of price analysis pieces with Bitcoin, but we’re going to go ahead and take a look at Ethereum because this one seems particularly interesting.

Ethereum Price Analysis

https://www.tradingview.com/x/6iWLI4SK/

Above, we can see

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Jelurida Releases New Technical Roadmap for ARDOR

 

 

 

For those that don’t know, Jelurida is the ‘parent company’ over the cryptocurrency, Ardor.

Created from a fork of $NXT, Ardor posits itself as a blockchain platform that is suited for BaaS (Blockchain-As-A-Service).

Recently, Jelurida (headed by

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How Does the Lightning Network Work

 

If you’re looking for a literal definition of what the Lightning Network is, then the following should suffice: 

The Lightning Network is just a protocol that enables the passage of bitcoins “off-chain” via the execution of smart contracts in

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