First announced in September, Monero developers today went live with a network update featuring a new version of its node software, codenamed ‘Oxygen Orion.Read more
Since the end of August, cybersecurity researchers have identified increased activity on a crypto mining botnet called “Lemon Duck”.Read more
In the past three years the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has shot down several applications for a Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund. This dashed hopes of many investors who believed Bitcoin price would rally higher if an EFT was approved.Read more
A new report from the U.S. Department of Justice alleges that crypto traders dealing with coins like Monero, Dash, and Zcash are engaging in “high-risk activities.”
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Investors are concerned about the stability of the cryptocurrency market after it was faced with a flurry of adverse news in the past few days.
Fortunately, the markets have matured to the extent that negative news no longer provokes wild price swings like they once did in crypto’s early days.
The Monero (XMR) price has broken out from and validated the $96 area as support. Technical indicators are bullish and support a continued increase towards the next closest resistance areas outlined below.Read more
Once viewed as one of the crypto industry’s top privacy-focused assets, Dash (DASH) no longer operates under that classification, according to the Dash Core Group, the body overseeing the asset and its development.Read more
Recently, the United States Internal Revenue Service caused a stir in the crypto community when it put a bounty on the head of anonymity-focused crypto-asset Monero (XMR), offering $625,000 to anyone who could effectively track the purportedly untraceable asset.Read more
In Sweden, cash in circulation represents only 1% of the country’s gross domestic product, and some experts predict the nation will go “totally cashless” by 2023. In China’s largest cities, over 90% of people use WeChat Pay and Alipay as their primary payment method, with cash a distant second.Read more
Two offices of the U.S. Department of the Treasury have issued advisories on ransomware payouts, which they say pose a threat to national security.Read more