Hodler’s Digest: the Great Tether ‘Unpegging’ and Wozniak Gets Into Blockchain

Investment giant Fidelity is turning to digital assets services, and Steve Wozniak gets into blockchain. Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph […]

Heads of Bitmain, Binance and Other Crypto-Related Businessmen Among China’s Richest

Blockchain’s richest are becoming regular features in world-renowned wealth reports. The rise of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies have made many people rich, but the world’s smartest entrepreneurs in the space are beginning to make waves among the world’s richest conventional business minds. The Hurun Research Institute released its annual China Rich List on October 10. […]

Monero [XMR] transaction fees plummet to 2 cents post the ‘Bulletproof’ hardfork

Coinmetrics.io, one of the Cryptoasset Analytics firms tweeted about the average transaction fees of the privacy coin, Monero [XMR] and stated that it has dropped to 2 cents. The recent Monero hardfork which took place on 18th October is considered to be the reason behind this plummeted value. The hardfork mainly concentrated on implementing a technology […]

Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: Stellar, Ripple, NEO, Cardano, EOS

Stellar sees momentum this week, as controversial stablecoin Tether briefly loses its U.S. dollar peg. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market […]

Bank of Japan: Central Bank-Issued Digital Currencies Are Not an Effective Economic Tool

The deputy governor of Japan’s central bank has said that central bank-issued digital currencies cannot be economic tools, since fiat currency is still popular. The Bank of Japan’s (BOJ) deputy governor Masayoshi Amamiya has recently reiterated his negative stance towards central bank-issued digital currencies (CBDC), the New York Times reports Oct. 20. Speaking on Saturday […]

TAP releases new alpha version of their app

TAP will provide an app that is a one-stop shop for anyone involved, or looking to get involved, in cryptocurrencies. With the easiest fiat onboarding process, multiple exchanges linked by one app, with only 1 KYC process, a powerful “middleware” engine adding convenience which was never seen in the crypto-sector and a payment card attached. […]

Ephrata, Washington Imposes Year-Long Ban on New Cryptocurrency Mining Operations

The city of Ephrata, Washington, has temporarily halted new crypto mining developments for the next 12 months. The city of Ephrata, Washington, will halt new crypto mining developments in the city for the next 12 months, Eastern Washington and North Idaho daily newspaper The Spokesman Review reports Friday, Oct. 19. The recently announced suspension will […]

 

Cardano [ADA] continues its developmental roll; prices reflect the same

Cardano [ADA] has had a relatively great week compared to other cryptocurrencies, becoming the third biggest gainer among the top ten cryptocurrencies. At a time when popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and XRP have slowed down in terms of developments, Cardano has been creating news with its latest updates. Recently, Input-Output, the technology […]