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Proposal to Increase Bitcoin’s 21 Million Supply Sparks Debate

Proposal to Increase Bitcoin’s 21 Million Supply Sparks Debate21 is a number that holds deep symbology to bitcoiners. In addition to denoting the total number of bitcoins, in millions, that will ever be issued, it’s inspired scores of cryptocurrency business names, websites, and merchandise designs. Despite its assumed inviolability, some members of the community are opposed to Bitcoin’s rigidly set 21 million supply. […]

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Bitblock Publishes Alternative Valuation Model That Suggests BTC Is Underpriced

Bitblock Publishes Alternative Valuation Model for BTCBitblock Capital has published an alternative mining valuation model for BTC. The company has published a report that examines data from July 2016 to Dec. 2018 that seeks to “explain the relationships between [BTC] price and its intrinsic value” using the model. Also Read: Google Play Store Forces Samourai Wallet to Remove Security Features Bitblock Capital […]

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Tether Treasury Holds Nearly 30% of Total USDT Supply

Tether Treasury Holds Nearly 30% of Total USDT SupplyThe “Tether Treasury’s” USDT wallet has rapidly risen up the ranks to become the top holder of the stablecoin, suggesting that some market participants may have managed to successfully withdraw their holdings from circulation. The removal of roughly 28.5 percent of the total number of Tether in circulation has coincided with a significant depletion in […]

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This Cryptocurrency Data Site Lists Coins by Fair Market Value

When people look at the fiat value of cryptocurrencies they usually observe prices from data sites like Coinmarketcap.com that pull aggregated digital asset spot prices from exchanges all across the world. Now there’s another market capitalization website that people may be interested in, called Coinfairvalue.com, a platform that’s a touch different than the normal data […]

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Mining Hardware Supply Chain Seeks Alternative Revenue Streams Amid Declining Demand

Mining Hardware Supply Chain Seeks Alternative Revenue Streams Amid Declining DemandWith demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware having sharply declined following the onslaught of 2018’s bear market, reports are indicating the companies operating in the supply chain behind mining hardware are increasingly seeking alternative revenue streams to offset falling demand from the mining industry. Also Read: SEC Executive: ‘Cryptocurrencies with Decentralized Structures Not Securities’ Cryptocurrency Bubble Pops […]

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Xapo Estimated to be Housing 6.25% of Total BTC Supply

Xapo Estimated to be Housing 6.25% of Total BTC SupplyIt has been estimated that approximately 6.25% of the total bitcoin supply has been deposited with Xapo – a Hong-Kong Based company providing bitcoin wallet, cold storage, and bitcoin-based debit card services. Xapo claims that BTC deposited with company are held in underground vaults located across five continents. Also Read: Ethereum Founder Responds to Charges of […]

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Ethereum Developers Advocate Anti-ASIC Fork and Hard Cap on Supply

Ethereum Developers Advocate Anti-ASIC Fork and Hard Cap on SupplyEthereum’s Github has recently seen several significant proposals made for development. On April 1st, Ethereum co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, proposed the introduction of a hard fork on the supply of ETH tokens at approximately 120 million. Several days prior, developer Piper Merriam advocated that Ethereum conduct a hard fork in order to “demonstrate a willingness” to […]

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80 Percent of the Total Bitcoin Supply Have Now Been Mined

80 Percent of the Total Bitcoin Supply Have Been MinedThis weekend marks a milestone for bitcoin as 80 percent of the currency has now been mined into circulation, this means there’s only 20 percent left to mine. Satoshi Nakamoto’s protocol was one of the first to introduce digital scarcity and soon enough the digital asset will become even harder to obtain. Also read: How to […]

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Scrutiny Intensifies as Tether Exceeds Supply of 1 Billion USDT

Scrutiny Intensifies as Tether Exceeds Supply of 1 Billion USDT1 billion USDT have now entered into circulation, again drawing attention to the operations of Tether. The eight-figure threshold for Tether was passed during the creation of nearly 300 million USDT that has occurred over the last seven days. Also Read: Bitfinex Critic Claims to be Organizing Class Action Lawsuit Against Ifinex Tether First Emerged in […]

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