Bitcoin



Breaking Down the Effect of Bitcoin’s $3,000 Drop on the Futures Market

  • Bitcoin has undergone a strong drop since peaking at $19,500 just days ago
  • The coin currently trades at $17,000 as of this article’s writing
  • Analysis compiled by Coinalyze fou… [+2911 chars]... read more (Bitcoinist)

Bitcoin awaits for a spike in retail interest that may push prices to $37,000

  • Bitcoin-related mentions in social media are far from 2017 all-time highs even though prices are close to the previous peak.
  • While institutional investors flock to the cryptocurrency … [+3286 chars]... read more (FXStreet)

Whales Dump Ahead Of Bitcoin ATH, More Than 93K BTC Sold Since Peak

Bitcoin price is now trading at roughly 15% less than it was just days ago, falling short of setting a new all-time high by just a few hundred dollars. A new record was so close bulls could taste th… [+2820 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Bitcoin’s Recent $3,000 Correction Actually Formed a Bullish Candle

Bitcoin has faced an extremely strong correction since its local highs around $19,500. The leading cryptocurrency currently trades for $17,000 almost exactly, though fell as low as $16,200 just the o… [+2060 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Data shows Bitcoin price drops days after BTC futures open interest hits $1B

There was a time when BitMEX derivatives exchange reigned sovereign over other exchanges, and the company effectively held a 50% market share until July 2019. For this reason, traders kept a close ey… [+3779 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Tether's market cap is growing at a near-record pace

The market cap of Tether (USDT), a U.S. dollar-pegged stablecoin, has surged in recent weeks, potentially helping to fuel the recent Bitcoin (BTC) rally that drove prices to near all-time highs.  Pa… [+1832 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

How Bitcoin Will Actually Change Your Life, Whether You Buy It or Not

Dear Reader, The bitcoin bonanza is back. But why? The list of possibilities is rather long With central bankers back to printing vast amounts of money, perhaps people want money that cant be prin… [+5553 chars]... read more (Dailyreckoning.com.au)

Here’s Why Bitcoin May Need to Tap $13,000 Before Continuing Its Uptrend

  • Bitcoin has been spiraling lower ever since it tapped its all-time highs within the mid-$19,000 region
  • There are a few factors driving this move lower, including selling pressure stem… [+2482 chars]... read more (Bitcoinist)

OKEx Sees Massive Bitcoin Outflows as BTC Weakness Mounts

Bitcoin’s price has been flashing signs of immense weakness throughout the past few days, with the recent $19,500 rejections sending it reeling lower as analysts watch for further downside. The reje… [+2391 chars]... read more (newsBTC)

Are gold and bitcoin both ‘safe havens’?

Gold has always been an asset class that investors have flocked to in times of turmoil. Despite its ‘unproductive’ nature (gold is just a shiny metal at the end of the day), investors throughout hist… [+3028 chars]... read more (Motley Fool Australia)


Blockchain



How To Restore Credibility Of Machine Learning Pipeline Output Challenged In Study Of Real World Deployments

All domains are going to be turned upside down by machine learning (ML). This is the consistent story that we keep hearing over the past few years. Except for the practitioners and some geeks, most p… [+5205 chars]... read more (Forbes)

NY Times previously praised Dr. Navid Keshavarz-Nia, one of Sidney Powell’s Kraken experts

Skip to comments. NY Times previously praised Dr. Navid Keshavarz-Nia, one of Sidney Powells Kraken expertsNOQ Report ^ | 11/27/2020 | Richard Stenger Posted on 11/27/2020 6:27:27 PM PST by See… [+4494 chars]... read more (Freerepublic.com)

CIA cyber-crime expert: Hundreds of thousands of votes flipped to Biden

President Donald J. Trump is joined by members of the Pennsylvania Congressional delegation as he walks across the tarmac after disembarking Air Force One at Harrisburg International Airport in Harri… [+2951 chars]... read more (Wnd.com)

Ripple Is Cashing Out a Third of Its Stake in Surging MoneyGram

Blockchain payments firm Ripple is selling roughly one-third of its stake in MoneyGram, in the first such sale of company stock since the startup invested in the remittance giant in 2019. According … [+2622 chars]... read more (CoinDesk)

How Bitcoin Will Actually Change Your Life, Whether You Buy It or Not

Dear Reader, The bitcoin bonanza is back. But why? The list of possibilities is rather long With central bankers back to printing vast amounts of money, perhaps people want money that cant be prin… [+5553 chars]... read more (Dailyreckoning.com.au)

Huobi Labuan Launches in Malaysia to Provide Locals with Regulated Digital Asset Trading Services

LONDON, Nov. 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Huobi Labuan (https://www.huobilbn.com ), a localized digital asset exchange for the Malaysian market, today launched its platform to provide local users with a… [+1821 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)

Hodl or spend? Retailers offer Black Friday deals for those paying with cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency adoption is slowly but surely making its way to the mainstream a notion that has become more apparent as major retailers like PayPal announce support for digital currencies. As such, i… [+6242 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)

Show HN: Nakamoto – Simple Bitcoin invoice and payment handling library

A javascript library for handling bitcoin payments in your applications without using a third party service. Why The aim is to provide a very simple interface to generating and handling bitcoin inv… [+3984 chars]... read more (Github.com)

Ukrainian government sponsors educational web show about cryptocurrencies

The Ukrainian Ministry of Digital Transformation released a web series to educate citizens about cryptocurrencies, blockchain, and Bitcoin (BTC). The show premiered on Wednesday and was developed in… [+1949 chars]... read more (Cointelegraph)


Business



Carrying on the legacy of Steve Irwin

Few public figures have done more to bring the world of exotic animals into our homes than the late "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin.   Steve Irwin, TV's Crocodile Hunter," poses with his wife Terri w… [+5737 chars]... read more (CBS News)

Hong Kong Covid-19 wave traced to socialites’ love of the cha-cha

Hong Kong is battling a new coronavirus cluster originating from one of the city’s lesser-known elite pastimes — wealthy older women visiting dance clubs for lessons, often with handsome younger inst… [+3422 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

Pandemic no longer a distant problem for small Alberta centres as COVID-19 cases surge outside cities

Pedestrians wears masks as they wait for the crosswalk to change, in Edmonton on Nov. 24, 2020. JASON FRANSON/The Canadian Press Medicine Hat, Alta., is the only major city in Canada with no manda… [+8165 chars]... read more (The Globe And Mail)

US surpasses 13 million COVID-19 cases, 6 days after last million - Business Insider

The United States surpassed 13 million coronavirus cases on Friday, just six days after it hit 12 million cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins University.  The US surpassed 12 million cases o… [+1317 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Daniel J Edelman Holdings faces discrimination lawsuit - Business Insider

A former exec at United Entertainment Group, an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle marketing agency, sued parent company Daniel J. Edelman Holdings, alleging racial and disability discrimination. … [+2202 chars]... read more (Business Insider)

Janet Yellen: a Fed veteran ready to take the wheel at the Treasury

Keep abreast of significant corporate, financial and political developments around the world. Stay informed and spot emerging risks and opportunities with independent global reporting, expert comme… [+32 chars]... read more (Financial Times)

‘Boy, did we screw up’: 12 rules for repentance

Let our global subject matter experts broaden your perspective with timely insights and opinions you cant find anywhere else.... read more (Financial Times)

Pope Francis slams people who protested COVID-19 lockdowns: NYT op-ed - Business Insider

Pope Francis slammed people who protested coronavirus restrictions in the name of "personal freedom" and offered the groups some stern advice in a New York Times op-ed published on Thursday.  "Looki… [+2043 chars]... read more (Business Insider)