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Japanese crypto exchange Bitpoint hacked, lost $32 million

Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint has announced today that it has been hacked, losing about 3.5 billion yen ($32 million) in cryptocurrencies, including XRP. The funds were stolen from “hot wallets,” and out of 3.5 billion yen, about 2.5 billion yen belonged to customers, and the…

IRS Agents Propose Draconian Tactics to Investigate Bitcoin Users

A recently published U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) slide describes alarming recommendations on how tax agents should deal with digital currency users who are not paying taxes. The slide recommends that agents question crypto users’ friends and family, comb through social media posts and issue…

Less Than a Month to Litecoin Halving, Can LTC Push Higher?

Crypto markets have spent most of the weekend in consolidation as Bitcoin takes a breather. Eyes are starting to turn to Litecoin once again as the halving clock ticks down with less than a month to go. Litecoin Halving in 28 Days The clock is…

Singapore government proposes to exempt value-added tax on cryptocurrencies

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 Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS) published draft…

Litecoin (LTC) May Break Or Soar In A Month’s Time

Litecoin (LTC) bullish above $100 Next month’s halving is decisive for LTC Perhaps the highlight of Q3 2019 will be the Litecoin halving. In a more involving and mature market, the reaction after the event could either disappoint or elate traders. An exponential rise will…

Bitcoin, Crypto Market Signaling More Upsides: BCH, BNB, LTC, TRX Analysis

The total crypto market cap climbed further higher and broke the $310.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price extended its upward move and climbed towards the key $12,000 resistance. Binance coin (BNB) price is currently trading with a positive bias above the $32.50 support. Litecoin (LTC) price…

A look at Litecoin’s ‘Coin Days Destroyed’

Coin Days Destroyed (CDD) is a concept introduced in a 2011 Bitcoin Forum thread. While the method was created to measure economic activity on Bitcoin, it could also be used on networks with a similar technological structure to Bitcoin like Litecoin. To sum up our…

Tip Twitch Livestreamers With BCH Using the New Tipbitcoin.cash App

Last week the pseudonymous developer who created the Crescent Cash wallet, Pokkst, announced the launch of a new tipping service called Tipbitcoin.cash. The tool gives anyone the ability to tip their favorite streamer on Twitch using bitcoin cash. Also Read: Iranians Defy Warning and Share…