Bitcoin Price Feels Uncomfortably Heavy as Crypto Market Flatlines

The cryptocurrency market once again featured almost nonexistent volatility on Tuesday, though the Bitcoin price continues to feel uncomfortably heavy. The global average for Bitcoin pushed upward a slight amount, to $3,470, in the 24-hour period. Notably, it dropped on Bitfinex to $3,505. This is important because if Bitfinex pushes downward, the rest of the crypto market is likely to go lower. For various reasons, Bitfinex trends higher than the rest of the market, as we’ve noted repeatedly in these daily round-ups. Sometimes it creates a questionable arbitrage opportunity of…

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Litecoin Payments are Quietly Starting to Catch On

One of the main critiques about Bitcoin is the digital currency’s troubles offering timely and cost-effective payments. Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, foresaw Bitcoin’s future payment issues, and took action by designing a more payments-friendly blockchain.  After earning the nickname, ‘SatoshiLite’, Mr. Lee earned a job at Coinbase, the large San Francisco-based crypto-exchange. Mr. The post Litecoin Payments are Quietly Starting to Catch On appeared first on CCN

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Cryptocurrency Market Remains Volatile, Litecoin Sustains Momentum With 4% Gains

The post Cryptocurrency Market Remains Volatile, Litecoin Sustains Momentum With 4% Gains appeared first on CCN Yesterday, on February 25, CCN reported that the cryptocurrency market struggled to maintain momentum in the $500 billion region, falling to $430 billion as sell volumes intensified. A similar trend occurred today, as most major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin struggled to record gains. Bitcoin and Ethereum On February 26, only Litecoin and Ethereum amongst the 10 The post Cryptocurrency Market Remains Volatile, Litecoin Sustains Momentum With 4% Gains appeared first on CCN

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An Interview with a Crypto-ATM Manufacturer: Bringing Bitcoin ATMs to Every Corner

The post An Interview with a Crypto-ATM Manufacturer: Bringing Bitcoin ATMs to Every Corner appeared first on CCN Chicago, IL – CCN correspondent Eric Eissler had a chance to sit down with Chief Operating Officer Benjamin Weiss of CoinFlip at its Chicago headquarters to learn about the company, the ATMs, and the general outlook on cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency ATMs: A Brief History In the United States, there are 1,545 cryptocurrency ATMs according to CoinATMRadar. The first The post An Interview with a Crypto-ATM Manufacturer: Bringing Bitcoin ATMs to Every Corner appeared first on…

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