Coinbase App Downloads Have Dropped, but Interest in Cryptos Isn’t Waning

Due in part to the recent bear market for cryptocurrencies, digital currency exchange Coinbase has seen a drop in the number of downloads of its app, reaching levels that are comparable to April 2017. The drop could reflect fleeting interest from retail traders, but doesn’t mean that institutional investors aren’t still buying in. Coinbase’s App […]

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Breach Below Trading Range May Spark Spring Retest

After a feeble rally on diminishing volume, bitcoin is currently in the middle of its first major pullback in about 2 weeks. Over the last week or so, bitcoin managed to break its sustained downtrend and trend back inside the macro trading range (TR) — both of which are quite bullish market characteristics. However, today’s […]

Libertarian Party Urges Trump to Pardon Silk Board Founder Ross Ulbricht

The Libertarian Party has requested President Trump grant a full pardon to Ross Ulbricht, who is serving a life sentence with no parole possibility for his role in launching and operating the Silk Road website, which facilitated illegal drug trading. The party passed a resolution urging the pardon at its annual convention on July 3. On […]

Augur Launches Decentralized Prediction Marketplace

Augur, a blockchain-based predictions platform, has opened to the general public. The platform becomes the “world’s first” decentralized prediction-market platform. Augur was created by the Forecast Foundation, a not-for-profit corporation whose goal is to build “open-source, public forecasting tools.” Prediction markets — which are a general type of financial market — have long been dominated […]

Bitcoin News Summary – July 9, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary – July 9, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Español Русский Here’s what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds.   Crypto’s combined market cap rose over 15% from $233 billion late last week to its current level of $270 billion. Trading volumes on Binance and Houbi exchanges were […]