Ripple Briefly Achieves $100 Billion Market Cap, Can it be Justified?

The post Ripple Briefly Achieves $100 Billion Market Cap, Can it be Justified? appeared first on CCN Ripple, the cryptocurrency that was designed to handle large volumes of transactions for banks and financial institutions, recently surpassed Ethereum to achieve a staggering $100 billion market cap. Justification of Ripple’s Market Cap However, some experts including Ryan

Bitcoin Price Dips Below $13,000 Again, as Ripple Records Massive Gains

The post Bitcoin Price Dips Below $13,000 Again, as Ripple Records Massive Gains appeared first on CCN The bitcoin price has dipped below $13,000 for the second time in December, following the December 23 correction which led the price of bitcoin to plummet to $11,500. Bitcoin Dominance Index at 37.9 Percent Analysts have attributed the

Alive and Safe: Kidnapped Cryptocurrency Exchange Executive Found After 3 Days

The post Alive and Safe: Kidnapped Cryptocurrency Exchange Executive Found After 3 Days appeared first on CCN EXMO revealed little details on how Pavel Lerner was found, on his current whereabouts, and on the case in general. The post Alive and Safe: Kidnapped Cryptocurrency Exchange Executive Found After 3 Days appeared first on CCN

As Bitcoin Hard Forks Go, ‘SegWit2x’ Launches With Little Support

The post As Bitcoin Hard Forks Go, ‘SegWit2x’ Launches With Little Support appeared first on CCN The “SegWit2x” hard fork activated on Thursday at Bitcoin block 501451, but so far it has struggled to gain support from both users and cryptocurrency services. ‘SegWit2x’ Hard Fork Activates Leading up to the fork, SegWit2x (B2X) futures surged

Bitcoin Price Flirts With $14,000 as Ripple Nips at Ethereum’s Heels

The post Bitcoin Price Flirts With $14,000 as Ripple Nips at Ethereum’s Heels appeared first on CCN The bitcoin price held relatively stable on Friday, continuing to flirt with $14,000 amidst its general downtrend. The ripple price, meanwhile, leaped nearly 35 percent and has begun to nip at ethereum’s heels as the two cryptocurrencies jockey

Ark Investment CEO: Bitcoin is Bigger Than Apple

The post Ark Investment CEO: Bitcoin is Bigger Than Apple appeared first on CCN Catherine Wood, CEO of Ark Investment Management, told CNBC that bitcoin is a “bigger idea” than Apple. “I know a lot of people say, ‘don’t compare this to Apple, which is nearing a trillion dollars, but this is so much bigger

Russian Officials Pitch Mining Tax, Scrap Cryptoruble Concept

A draft of a Russian law that would regulate the cryptocurrency space includes language that defines digital asset mining as a taxable activity. Officials discussing the proposed legislation have also revealed that the state is abandoning plans to issue its own virtual currency, which had been informally termed the “cryptoruble.”