Did Tether (USDT) Really Manipulate the All-Time Price Highs of Bitcoin (BTC)?

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Tether (USDT) & Bitcoin (BTC) – A new study has surfaced this morning putting Tether in the negative spotlight once again. Last December, Tether was subpoenaed by the U.S Commodity Futures Trading Commission to provide proof that the digital currency was in fact back by a reserve of U.S. dollars. Bitfinex was also subpoenaed due to it losing banking relationships, but continued to remain operational. CEO of Bitfinex, JL van der Velde, spoke out against the accusations last year in an emailed statement and said: “Bitfinex nor Tether is, or has…

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Bitcoin isn’t a Panacea, XRP is Better than BTC – Brad Garlinghouse says

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Bitcoin (BTC) is a perfect store of value, but it’s not a Panacea that could solve all the global financial problems, according to Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse. Brad Garlinghouse – who previously predicted that only a few altcoins would exist in the next few years, now says Bitcoin doesn’t have the potential to become the global currency. The CEO, however, thinks Bitcoin will continue to work as the store of value; saying “We as a world have decided to store the value to the tune of about $130 billion… that’s a store…

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Bitcoin [BTC] Google Searches Down 75% in Six Months

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Bitcoin (BTC) – Web searches for the word ‘Bitcoin’ have dropped around 75% since the beginning of 2018, according to Google Trends. Source: GoogleTrends Google Trends analyzes different ‘periods of popularity’ for individual web searches. The value of ‘100’ on their site is given to a specific term that is being searched at its peak of popularity. Bitcoin (BTC) reached its all-time record high of $20,000 a coin in mid-December 2017 and has been dropping ever since. >> Bitcoin Price Manipulation? Bull or Bear? Before Tom … Read The Full…

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Is Bitcoin (BTC) the Napster of Digital Assets? Ripple CEO Says Yes

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It’s the last day of May, and Ripple is making it count. XRP is in the green, and Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse is making headlines.  Why, though? What did the Ripple CEO say? Is there specific Ripple news causing XRP to be up? Well, luckily, we have the answers to those questions. Ripple News | Ripple CEO Talks Bitcoin On Wednesday, Brad Garlinghouse, the Ripple CEO, stated that while crypto prices have, in the past, been correlated with BTC, that pattern may soon meet its demise. For that to happen,…

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Bitcoin Pizza Day: What You Can Buy Now for 10,000 Bitcoin (BTC)

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Today, May 22nd is Bitcoin Pizza Day. Why may you ask? Well, back in 2010, one of the earliest Bitcoin (BTC) purchase was completed. The purchase was for two Papa John’s pizzas. The price back then? 10,000 BTC. Since that fateful day, Bitcoin’s price has skyrocketed and many other cryptocurrencies have sprung forth from Bitcoin’s success. Back in the day, 10,000 BTC may have only gotten you two pizzas. But what can that much Bitcoin get you now? >> TRON (TRX) Update: Upbit and Bithumb Support TRX Token Swap Bitcoin (BTC)…

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Tom Lee Explains Why Consensus 2018 Didn’t Boost BTC Prices

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The NY Consensus 2018 has become the most important and expected event in the crypto ecosystem. The best projects, authorities, and influencers gathered together last week to share ideas and make announcements that could potentially revolutionize the industry. Many expected that during the week, Bitcoin price would rise as a result of increased market confidence. Such an approach would be logical, as, in previous years, cryptos followed this behavior. One of the first to talk about this pattern is Tom Lee, CEO of Fundstrat. In an interview for CNBC, he…

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