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  • Bitcoin price can hit $450K in 2021, $135K is 'worst-case scenario' — PlanB June 20, 2021
    The only way is (more or less) up for BTC price action, the analyst insists, offering a potential 2021 high of $450,000. Bitcoin (BTC) could trade at an eye-watering $450,000 by the end of 2021, while $135,000 would be the "worst case scenario."That's according to analyst PlanB, who on June 20 released his latest sentiment-busting […]
    William Suberg
  • Decentralized identity can bring the analog world into the digital one June 20, 2021
    A system of unified digital identity can replace lengthy approval and authentication chains with a simple DLT solution. It is a given that connected devices need reliable, distributed ledger, technology-based digital identity solutions. That is an essential requirement for the Internet of Things (IoT). In the machine economy, devices must be able to recognize and […]
    Dominik Schiener
  • Bitcoin price dips below $34K as day of Grayscale's giant BTC unlocking draws near June 20, 2021
    Downward volatility hits the market on Sunday, as market participants argue that most of the drop is already complete. Bitcoin (BTC) dropped to local lows of $33,750 on June 20 as fears over weak support levels proved to be well founded. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingViewData from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD swiftly dropping […]
    William Suberg
  • NFT art galleries: Future of digital artwork or another crypto fad? June 20, 2021
    Physical NFT art galleries are popping up all over, but why? And does the public appreciate them, regardless of their crypto knowledge? As nonfungible token (NFT) art continues to develop as an industry, a new trend is quickly emerging: physical NFT galleries featuring digital, nonfungible pieces of unique artwork. Most recently, the largest Bitcoin (BTC) […]
    Rachel Wolfson
  • 3 reasons why Ethereum may underperform Bitcoin in the short-term June 19, 2021
    Ether could take longer than 12 months to regain ground versus Bitcoin due to increased uncertainties surrounding the shift to ETH 2.0 and reservations from institutional investors. Ether (ETH) price outperformed Bitcoin (BTC) by 173% from March 28 to May 15. The incredible bull caused the token to reach a $4,380 all-time high. However, as […]
    Marcel Pechman
  • Bitcoin under threat, El Salvador rejected, Mark Cuban stung, McAfee ‘has nothing’: Hodler’s Digest, June 13–19 June 19, 2021
    Coming every Saturday, Hodlers Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more a week on Cointelegraph in one link.Top Stories This Week Hawkish Fed comments push Bitcoin price and stocks lower againThe crypto markets had […]
    Editorial Staff
  • Data suggests the strong US dollar makes Bitcoin weaker argument is flawed June 19, 2021
    Analysts and traders are linking Bitcoin's bearish turn with the growing strength of the U.S. dollar, but data suggests otherwise. At the moment, there seems to be a general assumption that when the U.S. dollar value increases against other global major currencies, as measured by the DXY index, the impact on Bitcoin (BTC) is negative.For […]
    Marcel Pechman
  • Canada’s Hive Blockchain Technologies approved for Nasdaq listing June 19, 2021
    The Canadian miner with a focus on green energy should be available to trade in the coming weeks. While the SEC continues to slow-roll the listing of a Bitcoin ETF, traders on legacy exchanges eager to get some exposure to crypto will soon have another outlet. In an announcement on Friday, Canada’s Hive Blockchain Technologies revealed […]
    Andrew Thurman
  • A RUNE with a view: How smart crypto traders caught a 48% price pump June 19, 2021
    THORChain and Kyber provide the perfect examples of how quant analysis and breaking news can help cryptocurrency investors to capitalize on volatile markets. Disparities in information access and data analytics tech are what give institutional players an edge over regular retail investors in the digital asset space.The core idea behind Markets Pro, Cointelegraph’s crypto intelligence […]
    Kirill Bryanov
  • Ethereum faces largest ever options expiry as bears appear to dominate June 19, 2021
    A record number of Ether options is set to expire on June 25 as ETH looks to BTC to reverse its price momentum. Ether (ETH) faces its largest options expiry ever on June 25 as nearly $1.5 billion out of $3.3 billion notional open interest (OI) in ETH options will expire. June’s expiry has over […]
    Anirudh Tiwari