|Day's Range||85.311 - 86.319|
|52 Week Range||44.39 - 120.07|
|Volume (24hr) All Currencies||123.78M|
A cryptocurrency mining malware has been found in a wallpaper of late basketball legend Kobe Bryant.The post Microsoft finds crypto mining malware in late Kobe Bryant's wallpaper appeared first on The Block.
Riccardo “Fluffypony” Spagni, the lead maintainer of privacy-oriented cryptocurrency monero (XMR), has stepped down. Fluffypony led the monero project since its launch in 2014 and will now continue as a backup maintainer, according to an announcement Monday. Snipa, a “longtime” contributor to Monero, is taking over Fluffypony’s role. It is not clear why Fluffypony has […]The post Monero's lead maintainer ‘Fluffypony’ steps down after 5 years of heading the project appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrencies seized by a UK police force from a criminal are to be auctioned by an Ireland-based auction house. Wilsons Auctions announced last week that the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit has appointed them to manage the auction worth £500,000 (~$621,000) of cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH) and XRP, among others.The post UK police to auction bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies worth over $600K appeared first on The Block.
It’s back in the red for the pair. Following solid gains last week, the broader market will need to rebound to support further gains later in the day.
It’s a bearish start to the day as support levels come into play. Failure to move through key levels by late morning could bring heavier losses.
Monero’s XRM follows on from Tuesday’s slide with a bearish start to the day. Pressure comes from the broader markets as the bears fight back.
A San Diego man has been sentenced to 70 months in prison for conspiring to sell drugs through the Dark Web, according to a press release from the U.S.The post Dark Web vendor forfeits 'millions of dollars' in cryptocurrencies; sentenced to 70 months in prison appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex is today removing 23 trading pairs of cryptocurrencies due to “low volume.” The pairs include litecoin (LTC)/ monero (XMR), DASH/XMR, Zcash (ZEC)/XMR and Civic (CVC)/ ether (ETH), among others, as announced on Twitter on Thursday.The post Poloniex exchange removing 23 crypto trading pairs, citing ‘low volume’ appeared first on The Block.
The government of Singapore is planning to end goods and services tax (GST) (or value-added tax (VAT) as known in some countries) on cryptocurrencies that function or are intended to function as a medium of exchange. The post Singapore government proposes to exempt value-added tax on cryptocurrencies appeared first on The Block.
Crypto transactions on the dark web are set to hit a record $1 billion by the end of 2019, Bloomberg writes. The post $1 billion in crypto will be spent on the dark web this year; but under 1% of all bitcoin transactions - Report appeared first on The Block.
Monera’s XRM looks to buck the bearish trend for a 2nd consecutive day. Some support is going to be needed for a breakout, however…
It’s a bullish start to the day, with the major resistance levels very much in play. A major crypto rally could bring $73 levels into play.
Last week The Block covered the state of privacy in Ethereum. This week we take a look at the state of the leading privacy coins and privacy protocols.The post State of privacy: Zcash and Monero appeared first on The Block.
One of the key attributes of money is fungibility. Money is fungible if individual units are essentially interchangeable, each of its parts indistinguishable from any other.The post Skeptic’s lens: Bitcoin's fungibility issue appeared first on The Block.
It’s a bearish start to the day, with negative sentiment from across the broader market weighing early on. A move to $54 levels would signal a rally.
It’s a bullish start to the day for Monero’s XMR. Support from the broader market would be needed, however, to bring $51 levels and more into play