Bitcoin Price Gold Correlation Crashes 20%: 5 Things to Know This Week

Bitcoin (BTC) starts a new week at the high end of its new price range near $ 12,000 - will the market finally crack this week? Cointelegraph takes a look...

China: Loudi City Mayor Promotes Blockchain to Fight Crime

The mayor of Loudi, a city in China's Hunan province, described blockchain technology as a powerful "weapon" that could effectively fight crime. At a meeting of the Loudi Municipal Public...

Yield Farming Fuels Buzz Around DeFi, but Fundamentals Are Lagging

The hype surrounding decentralized finance is sometimes credited for triggering a broader market increase in July, as new protocols begin to issue symbols that immediately yield profits over their...

US Banks Get Crypto Custody Nod, but Instant Demand Surge Is Unlikely

The State Comptroller's Office, a division of the U.S. Treasury Department that oversees the nation's banking services, released an explanatory message on July 22, stating that locally-leased banks are...

Bloomberg: Americans Trade Depreciating Dollars For Bitcoin

A Bloomberg article claims that Americans are abandoning the integrity of the dollar in exchange for more speculative assets such as stocks, gold and Bitcoin (BTC). High savings rate, low...

Nassim Taleb: Almost All Bitcoiners Are ‘Total Idiots’

Nassim Taleb, the author of Skin in the Game, entered into a small debate on Twitter explaining that most investors cannot understand the nuances of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. According to...

Ransomware Gang Auctions Off US Healthcare Data for Bitcoin

Crozer-Keystone's health care system was recently attacked by ransomware by the NetWalker Ransomware gang. The group is currently selling stolen data on the system through the Darknet website. If...

Ethereum Miners Vote to Increase Gas Limit, Causing Community Debate

Ethereum Miners (ETH) are currently voting to increase their gas cap from 10,000,000 to 12,500,000, according to a recent tweet from Bitfly, parent company of Ethermine Group. What is the...

Ripple Touts XRP Use in New Crypto Framework Suggested for India

American financial technology company Ripple has proposed a political basis for regulating cryptography in India against the background of local cryptographic security. In an effort to persuade Indian authorities to...

Cointelegraph Talks Recap: Challenges and Opportunities on the Road to Diversity and Inclusion in...

Last week, Cointelegraph hosted another episode of CT Talks, dedicated to solving complex questions about crypto and blockchain: diversity and integration. The blockchain space is very popular because of its...