Alleged Crypto Capital Operator Faces New Wire Fraud Charge

Reginald Fowler, an alleged operator of Crypto Capital, was indicted on wire fraud Friday, adding to four previous charges he already faced.

Why Today’s Crypto Exchange Leaders Are Powerful, but Not Inevitable

As crypto asks why prices shot down, the power and influence of exchanges are at the center of the conversation.

Wikipedia Co-Founder Says Crypto Integration Would Be ‘Completely Insane’

Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales said Friday he has not seen a crypto use case convincing enough to integrate one into the platform.

How a Kamikaze Nation State Could Kill Bitcoin

Bitcoin has so far survived for more than 11 years. The network continues to function as intended, in part, thanks to an assumption that miners will always act in their own best interests economically. But what if a powerful, rich actor set its sights on destroying Bitcoin? What if that actor had no interest in…

This Is Why the Dow Jones Unexpectedly Dove on Thursday

The Dow Jones struggled on Thursday, falling as much as 408 points from its session high. Here's what's moving the stock market today. The post This Is Why the Dow Jones Unexpectedly Dove on Thursday appeared first on

Gold Price Hits 7-Year High as Fed Scrambles to Curb Rate-Cut Mania

Gold is outshining other financial assets on Thursday. The yellow metal rose for a sixth consecutive day en route to fresh seven-year highs. The post Gold Price Hits 7-Year High as Fed Scrambles to Curb Rate-Cut Mania appeared first on

Ireland Seizes Bitcoin Stash Worth $56M in Criminal Forfeiture Ruling

Ireland’s Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB) seized 6,000 BTC from a Dublin resident who was accused of growing cannabis on property located in the Wicklow Mountain region. The police found around €450,000 of marijuana plants but the €52 million ($56.1M) of BTC was the biggest single-value asset seizure by the CAB since 1996. Also read: US…

Virgin Galactic Stock Is Skyrocketing, Will Take Bitcoin to Shoot You Into Space

Virgin Galactic is one of the leading ventures in the emerging private space race alongside companies such as Spacex. However, it is being compared now mostly to another Elon Musk creation – Tesla. This is because Virgin Galactic stock is skyrocketing as traders rush in to bet on the futuristic promise of space tourism. Its…

8 Tips for Getting the Most out of Crypto Telegram

For news, gossip, FUD, FOMO, charts, bots, and project updates, crypto Telegram is where it’s at. The beating heart of the crypto community resides in Pavel Durov’s encrypted messenger application. Accessing Telegram is easy, but optimizing your experience to get the most out of the platform calls for a few do’s and don’ts. Here are…

Bitcoin’s Lightning Network Is Growing ‘Increasingly Centralized,’ Researchers Find

Bitcoin's lightning network is growing "increasingly centralized," making it more susceptible to attacks, asserts a new paper by security researchers.