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Opinion: Cryptocurrency and Wealth Redistribution

2018 has been a harsh period for cryptocurrencies prices in general. Prices, in general, have been falling from late January until now, with the usual ups and downs. Nevertheless, as prices and technology rarely come hand-to-hand, during this period we’ve seen some conceptual improvements started being implemented, such as Ethereum side-chains and plasma or Bitcoin’s LN and Superspace (which I aim ...

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Does Cryptocurrency Have Speculative or “Real” Value? Is There a Difference?

One of the strongest narratives in the midst of the present crypto bear market is that of speculation vs. use, of what is perceived as “real” value compared with “fake” value of investors buying it for speculative reasons. Much of the discussion revloves around classifying most projects as speculative, while preferred ones are branded as legitimate. In reality, however, the ...

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Bitcoin Volume Approaching Yearly Low Once Again, Market Bear Biased

Earlier today, on October 14, the price of Bitcoin experienced an abrupt increase from $6,300 to $6,410 within minutes. The unexpected rise in the Bitcoin price led traders to be optimistic about the short-term trend of the crypto market, as analysts previously stated that for the dominant cryptocurrency to demonstrate signs of recovery, it will need to first rebound to ...

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Top 5 Bitcoin Skeptics – NullTX

With cryptocurrency prices taking a hit this past week, it is only natural for skeptics to share their opinions on crypto. With prices being down close to 90% from their all time highs, it is no surprise why many agree with some critics’ opinions that Bitcoin is a fad and has no real value other than speculation. Let’s take the ...

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The 5 Stages of a Bear Market

Cryptocurrency HODLers have been experiencing an extremely painful bear market since the beginning of the year. Most crypto markets are down close to 90% and hopes for a bull run are dwindling. Inspired by a meme posted on the CryptoCurrency subreddit, here are the five stages of a bear market: Chart: Tradingview #1 Denial The first stage of a bear ...

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Bitcoin is Not a Legal Tender in Zambia

Zambia’s central bank has said that cryptocurrencies like bitcoin aren’t legal tender in the country. The Bank of Zambia (BoZ), responsible for creating and implementing monetary policies for the world’s 105th largest economy, explained their stance against the use of cryptocurrencies in contrast to the growing public interests in the field. The central bank admitted that it was receiving a ...

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Aion Price Gains 17% as Binance Confirms Token Swap Support

Things are looking relatively boring where the top 20 cryptocurrencies ranked by market cap are concerned. In the case of Aion, an altcoin which has not been making too many headlines, things are progressing nicely. It is one of the strongest gainers in the top 100 altogether, as its value is on the verge of surpassing $0.46. Aion Price is ...

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