Jeff Wilcke Moves Almost 100,000 Ethereum for “His Game”

Ethereum (ETH) was recently at the center of a “Christmas controversy.” What’s Going On with Ethereum? Several cryptocurrency enthusiasts reported a ton of ether tokens being moved between exchanges on Christmas Day. The selloff left several observers confused and wondering if perhaps a whale was at work, thereby inciting worry and concern that the crypto […]

Bithumb Exchange Will Pay $67 Million in Additional Crypto Taxes

Coinspeaker Bithumb Exchange Will Pay $67 Million in Additional Crypto TaxesSouth Korean National Tax Service sent Bithumb a letter claiming they will need to pay additional taxes for the 2019 fiscal year. The agency claims that the tax is legal because the exchange forgot to pay the taxes from withdrawals that the exchange is constantly processing […]

China Takes Down Illicit Crypto Mining Operation

Is China suddenly withdrawing the legality of cryptocurrency mining? China Takes a Stab At a Mining Operation Recently, the country – which has held a rather negative attitude towards bitcoin and digital currency – announced that the process of mining and extracting new digital coins was legal. China had been engaged in a hot debate […]

Google and YouTube Are Sorry About Taking Down Crypto Content

Yesterday, Live Bitcoin News reported that YouTube was taking down several cryptocurrency-related channels and that it was removing several crypto-based videos. Now, the company is reinstituting all the removed content, claiming that the action occurred due to an “error.” YouTube: Sorry About the Misunderstanding! This seems somewhat fishy. How does an error like that take […]

Meltem Demirors: The BTC Halving Doesn’t Mean Much

Another analyst is claiming that the upcoming bitcoin halving – scheduled for May 14, 2020 – will have no effect on bitcoin’s price. The analyst this time is Meltem Demirors, the chief strategy officer of Coin Shares – a firm that manages digital assets. Demirors: The Halving Isn’t Likely to Do Much In a series […]

Craig Wright: My BTC Fortune Cannot Be Accessed

To say that Craig Wright has been a controversial figure in the cryptocurrency industry would be something of an understatement. To say that he’s a man who’s sought to turn the space upside down would probably be more accurate to some analysts and observers. Wright: Nobody Can Touch My Coins Wright recently emerged to say […]

Google Takes Aim at “Small-Time” Crypto Content

Google and bitcoin have never gotten along. The cryptocurrency has always appeared dangerous to the world’s largest search engine, which previously banned cryptocurrency ads in early 2018, though that ban later came to an end before the year was out. Google Still Hates Crypto Now, the parent company of Google – known as Alphabet – […]

Swiss President Says ‘No’ to Libra Project

Coinspeaker Swiss President Says ‘No’ to Libra ProjectSwiss outgoing President and Finance Minister Ueli Maurer said on Friday that Facebook’s Libra project “failed in its current form and needs reworking to be approved.”He said:“I don’t think Libra has a chance in its current form, because central banks will not accept the basket of currencies underpinning […]