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Author Alex Meears, Jinia Shawdagor, Mark Hunter, Motiur Rahman, Will Gambit,
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Dec 03 2020

Google Authenticator Finally Gets Transfer Account Support

Dec 03 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption cryptocurrency news hack wallet

Reading Time: 2 minutes Google Authenticator has finally gotten a new look and a highly requested feature You can now recover your Google Authenticator account thanks to the latest update This means Google Authenticator now finally has the features to compete with other...

Lykke Moves to Delist KIN and Gives Update on XRP AirDrop

Reading Time: 2 minutes Lykke will be dropping support for KIN by the end of december as it merges with Solana Additionally, Lykke won’t be taking part in the FLR airdrop for XRP holders You’ve got until Dec 30 to remove KIN from Lykke and until the 12th to move your...

Dec 02 2020

BlockFi’s Bitcoin Rewards Credit Cards is a Bit “Meh”

Reading Time: 2 minutes BlockFi has released the designs for its new Bitcoin cash back credit card You can get 1.5% Bitcoin cash back when using the BlockFi credit card With a price tag of $200 per year, you’d need to spend a lot to get your money back in Bitcoin cash...

Bitcoin Newbies – You Cannot Mine Bitcoin on Your PC Anymore

Dec 02 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption bitcoin bitcoin news mining

Reading Time: 2 minutes If you’re new to Bitcoin, you might be interested in learning how to mine Bitcoin Unfortunately, it’s impossible to mine Bitcoin without a warehouse of specialist equipment Instead of trying to mine Bitcoin, try to mine altcoins instead -...

PlusToken Scammers Sentenced to Up To 11 Years in Prison

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Chinese court has sentenced 11 PlusToken scammers to 2-11 years in prison The sentences relate to $2.25 million worth of fraud, just a fraction of the overall haul Over 100 PlusToken operators and employees were arrested in July A court...

Ethereum Staking to be Offered by Coinbase and Binance

Reading Time: 2 minutes Coinbase and Binance have both announced Ethereum staking platforms The Ethereum 2.0 starter pistol was officially fired today when the Phase 0 beacon chain went live Ethereum stakers will receive representative tokens which they can cash in for...

Justin Sun Hints Tron Can Go Negative by Comparing it to Oil…

Dec 02 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption cryptocurrency news scam

Reading Time: 2 minutes Justin Sun has once again decided to compare Tron to real-world items, this time taking on oil It appears as if Justin Sun forgot that oil went negative back in April, or that he’s hinting at Tron’s future If Tron goes to a negative value in the...

Coinbase Revealed as MicroStrategy Bitcoin Facilitator

Reading Time: 2 minutes Coinbase has announced that it helped broker MicroStrategy’s $250 million Bitcoin purchase in September The exchange has revealed some of their methodology in a blog post published yesterday MicroStrategy’s Bitcoin holding has increased in value...

Libra Association Rebrands to Diem Association

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Libra Association has rebranded to the Diem Association The name change seems to be an attempt to remove direct connection to the Libra name The Libra Association and Libra coin itself have changed hugely since the whitepaper in 2019...

Dec 01 2020

Niall Ferguson – Bitcoin “Winning” Monetary Revolution

Reading Time: 2 minutes Niall Ferguson, former Harvard history professor, has stated that Bitcoin and China are “winning” the monetary revolution brought on by the coronavirus Ferguson says that the cryptocurrency is being taken up by institutions on an unprecedented scale...

Bitcoin’s 2020 Performance Has Exorcised ‘Tulips’ Demons

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin has often (and incorrectly) been compared to one-off market crazes like Tulip Mania and the South Sea Bubble Such comparisons were already erroneous, but 2020 has well and truly killed off any such suggestions Institutional adoption and...

Bitcoin All-time High – How it Was Reported

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bitcoin broke its all-time high yesterday, reaching $19,865 on Binance Mainstream media interest in Bitcoin has picked up in recent weeks How did the world’s media cover this groundbreaking event? Bitcoin hit record highs yesterday, with...

Bitcoin Breaks All-time High on Multiple Exchange

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin broke its all-time high on three exchanges yesterday Kraken, BitStamp, and Binance all saw records that have stood since December 2017 tumble Four exchanges remain until everyone is convinced Getting on for three years since it...

Nov 30 2020

Taproot – What Is It and Why Does Bitcoin Need It?

Nov 30 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin blockchain crypto guides

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin’s Taproot upgrade has been almost three years in the works, but has reached 74% consensus among miners The upgrade is said to bring more privacy and flexibility in Bitcoin transactions What exactly is Taproot, and why is it needed?...

What Will Facebook’s Libra Look Like When it Launches?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Facebook’s Libra token could be set for a January launch, 18 months after its announcement The new coin could be vastly different from the original concept The new Libra may be backed only by the dollar as opposed to a basket of currencies...

Is the PlusToken Dump Threat Over?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Chinese authorities last week seized $4.2 billion worth of cryptocurrencies from the PlusToken wallets The Chinese authorities have said they will liquidate the tokens but have not said when or how Is the spectre of a massive crypto market dump...

Bitcoin Rebounds to Ease 30% Correction Fears

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin has rebounded strongly from its 16% correction to reclaim a key level at $18,500 This level could act as the springboard for another attempt at all time highs Others are cautious however, warning of a bull trap which could see the 30%...

Nov 29 2020

Ethereum 2.0 – a Beginners Guide

Nov 29 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  blockchain ethereum ethereum news

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ethereum 2.0 promises to revolutionize the Ethereum network The new version will be faster, more scalable, and less energy intensive What are the key differences between Ethereum and Ethereum 2.0?...

Nov 28 2020

Why the Next Crypto Bull Run Will be Different Than The Last

Reading Time: 2 minutes The 2015-17 crypto bull run brought the ecosystem into the headlines, but its swift collapse frightened many away In the years since this run, the ecosystem has undergone a huge shift, with appreciation for the asset class changing for the positive...

Nov 27 2020

FullyCrypto Podcast #20 – The Bitcoin dip/crash/implosion

Nov 27 2020 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin podcast

Reading Time: < 1 minuteThis week, Marks and Alex discuss the Bitcoin dip (or crash, as some call it!), what it means, and how you should play it. Want to win a Trezor One wallet? Don't miss our totally free giveaway right here...