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Bitcoin finally breaks above the $9,000 mark.

The first month of 2020 has been quite good for bitcoin bulls as they managed to push through the price of the leading cryptocurrency above the $9,000 mark. The price reached a daily high of $9,150 before retracing to...

Bitfinex ordered to freeze $860,000 in bitcoin linked to a ransomware payment.

The crypto exchange Bitfinex and blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis traced back nearly a million-dollar funds in bitcoins back to a ransomware payout. England and Wales High Court has ordered Bitfinex to freeze the address and share its KYC (Know...

Iran’s low electricity costs propel the crypto mining industry.

The Iranian government has granted over 1000 licenses for cryptocurrency mining, according to the Financial Tribune report. Currently, several large crypto mining facilities are operating throughout Iran, but electricity cost has kept small players from entering the market.   "Crypto mining...

Binance donates $1.5 million to help Coronavirus victims.

Wuhan city has been locked down by Chinese authorities to minimize the impact of Coronavirus. According to the New York Times report, so far, more than 80 people have died because of this mysterious virus, and more than 1000...

TRON founder Justin Sun talked some “secrets” with Charlie Lee.

Justin Sun, the CEO of the Tron network, tweeted a picture of him with the CEO of Litecoin Charlie Lee and wrote that they both had discussions about bitcoin, Litecoin, Tron, and some secrets. However, Justin did not reveal...

Binance CEO says Peter Schiff is helping in promoting bitcoin.

Peter Schiff is a well-known critic of cryptocurrencies, particularly of bitcoin. Earlier last week, he tweeted that he lost access to bitcoins that were gifted to him by someone after his wallet stopped recognizing his password. He took the...

CryptoViral: Your one-stop destination for all crypto happenings

Cryptoviral stands out among its competitors, such as Cryptopanic, in many ways as the platform offers several services that make it easier for users to surf through all the news in an efficient way. Some of the services that...

Hawaii lawmakers introduce a bill that would allow banks to hold cryptocurrencies

Five senators from the US state of Hawaii have proposed a bill seeking to authorize banks to provide crypto services. The ambitious bill, if passed, would make it legal for Hawaiian banks to hold crypto assets for their customers.   Four...

Ripple CEO says bitcoin is good as a store of value but not as a means for payment.

While talking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Brad Garlinghouse discussed how Ripple has been spearheading innovations in the remittance industry. He opined that the leading cryptocurrency bitcoin is not best suited as payment means, but a good...

Accused bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik has been extradited to France.

According to the Tass report, the operator of WEX Alexander Vinnik has been extradited to France. Vinnik was arrested in July 2017 in Greece while he was on a vocation. His lawyer told reporters on January 23 that Vinnik...

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Bitcoin finally breaks above the $9,000 mark.

The first month of 2020 has been quite good for bitcoin bulls as they managed to push through the...