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Stellar Run: XLM, IOTA, ADA Spike in Good Week for Altcoins

Alternative cryptocurrencies shone bright this week, as the wider cryptocurrency market saw continued resurgence. The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies rose 25 percent week-on-week to $375 billion, according to CoinMarketCap – that’s up from below…






$8,300: Bitcoin Seeks Direction at Key Price Hurdle

Bitcoin (BTC) remains in bullish territory today, but a major break above the long-term descending trendline has been elusive. That failure on the part of the bulls means the cryptocurrency needs a major move above…


Kraken CEO: Crypto Exchange Won't Answer New York AG's Inquiry

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken isn’t planning to respond to the New York Attorney General’s newly-unveiled inquiry into the ecosystem. Kraken was one of 13 exchanges that received a letter from New York Attorney General…


Crypto Privacy Tokens See Price Lift on Pornhub Deal

The privacy-focused cryptocurrencies are reporting solid gains today, soon after Pornhub announced it will now accept payments in verge’s XVG token. Monero (XMR), the world’s 11th largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, clocked a four-week high…


Bitcoin Bounces Back from Dip, Eyes Move to $8,400

Bitcoin (BTC) remains on the hunt for a major bullish breakout after bouncing back from an overnight dip. Prices hit a four-day low of $7,823 yesterday reportedly due to whale dumping over $50 million-worth of…


What Crypto Exchanges Are Saying About NY's New Inquiry

Some of the startups named today in the New York Attorney General’s cryptocurrency exchange “inquiry” say they welcome the move. As CoinDesk reported on Tuesday, the office of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has launched an…