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Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: Pausing for Direction

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Bitcoin, experiencing bull run, moved beyond $7300 USD and shows positive signs.

Bitcoin Cash showed a decline after reaching the $840 level and is correcting its position.

Bitcoin (BTC/USD)

Price Analysis

  • High: $7414.85 USD
  • Low: $7281.42 USD
  • Major Resistance Level: Near $7600
  • Hourly MACD: Placed in the Buy region with a positive attitude.

Chart courtesy of tradingview.com

“I think then you will have something that will end up being somewhere around $20,000-$40,000” Marc Lasry, co-founder of Avenue Capital Group on CNBC regarding Bitcoin price.

The BTC/USD pair is currently in the mood of setting a short-term bullish flag pattern where the support slightly above the $7300 level, as can be observed from the chart. Bitcoin (BTC) has been gradually progressing towards the green from 14th July 2018, and the BlackRock news seems to have strengthened it on 16th July when the price surged upwards to a little above $6730 USD.

At the time of writing on 19th July 2018, the price action of the BTC/USD pair shows an uptrend even while it keeps consolidating the position. At the time of writing, as can be seen from the chart, the price of Bitcoin shows $7380.02 USD. The moving average (blue line) marking at 6695.1433 indicates the price, at least for the time being, is most likely to move upward.

Yesterday, the weak support at the $7400 level had failed to gain strength and had thus required lower corrections. This had made the space a little more volatile with the formation of slight bearish trends today some time. The corrections will most likely continue until the price settles strongly above the major resistance line near the $7400 level. Meanwhile, the hourly MACD shows that the crypto coin is placed slightly in the Buy region.

Bitcoin Cash (BCH/USD)

Price Analysis

  • High: $831.2 USD
  • Low: $803.4 USD
  • Major Resistance Level: $900
  • Hourly MACD: Placed slightly in the Sell region.

Chart courtesy of tradingview.com

Holding onto the green candles till 17th July 2018 from 13th July 2018, the BCH/USD pair had shown bearish signals yesterday. At the time of writing, however, the price of Bitcoin Cash (BCH) shows $824.9 USD and is sporting a small green candle. As of now, it can be said that the pair is testing the $800 support region.

On 17th July, the Bitcoin Cash price had reached above the $850 resistance against the US dollar. A high had formed neared the $890 level with an eye on the $900 resistance level. The chances of continuing in the upwards direction for the BCH/USD pair depends on how it strengthens on the $800 support line, currently.

The moving average (blue line), at the time of writing, marks at 757.2333. This also indicates that the pressure has bordered on the sellers that have placed the crypto coin slightly in the Sell region. If the position strengths then, it will again create a pressure on the buyers.

Both Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) are correcting their positions against the US Dollar at the time of writing and is trying to create a stronger support line.

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Blockchain technology outshines Bitcoin and Gold during global pandemic

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As the popularity of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin begins to level up with investments made in metals such as Gold, together they have both made significant advantages for investors who have taken a leap to invest in them.

However, thanks to the pandemic and the dynamic shift in investing and the economy, many investors have seen fluctuating losses and gains thanks to the uncertainty of the current business world. 

Many investors that backed companies who have exposure to blockchain technology have seen an approximate amount of 54% return on investments over the past year. This is even after considering how hard the global tech market and companies have been hit since the beginning of the pandemic.

What is blockchain technology?

Blockchain technology was first introduced as a supportive technology for Bitcoin. A blockchain is a simple, unchangeable and un-hackable digital ledger that holds transactions in little blocks attached to a chain. The transaction is duplicated and distributed across the entire network of systems on the blockchain, making it available for everyone on the network to see. 

Each block in the chain contains various transactions which are recorded on the participant ledger every time a transaction takes place. The database is decentralised and is managed by multiple participants known as Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT).

Although blockchain technology was birthed from Bitcoin and was widely adopted for the use of cryptocurrencies, the way it works and its security has made…

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Bitcoin Surges After Tesla Bought $1.5 Billion Worth of BTC

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The sudden rise of Bitcoin has been connected to the decision taken by the Tesla electric car company to buy $1.5 billion worth of Bitcoin.

The company explained in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that it bought Bitcoin to diversify its cash returns and more flexibility.

Musk’s Tweets also impacted Dogecoin’s price

Tesla also added that it will start accepting Bitcoin payments for all its products, although this will be based on a limited basis and applicable laws. If the company concludes and starts accepting cryptocurrency, it will make it the first major car manufacturer to accept Bitcoin payments. The company’s founder and Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk has developed an interest in Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies.

He has been tweeting severally about the viability of the Dogecoin (DOGE), which doesn’t have an important market value attached to it.

Few hours after endorsing Dogecoin, the cryptocurrency rose by an impressive 50%. But regulatory authorities are still concerned about the risks in cryptocurrency investments, with several regulatory bodies warning traders and investors they could lose all their money from crypto investments.

But for Tesla, the company decides to diversify its funds and increased its cash returns. However, Tesla also warned investors about the volatility of Bitcoin’s price in its SEC filing. According to the SEC…

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XNO Token of Xeno NFT Hub listed on Bithumb Korea Exchange

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Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 25th January, 2021, // ChainWire //

Xeno Holdings Limited (xno.live ), a blockchain solutions company based in Hong Kong, has announced the listing of its ecosystem utility token XNO on the ‘Bithumb Korea’ cryptocurrency exchange on January 21st 2021.

Xeno NFT Hub (market.xno.live ), developed by Xeno Holdings, enables easy minting of digital items into NFTs while also providing a marketplace where anyone can securely trade NFTs.

The Xeno NFT Hub project team includes former members of the technology project Yosemite X based in San Francisco and professionals such as Gabby Dizon who is a games industry expert and NFT space influencer based in Southeast Asia.

NFT(Non-Fungible Token) technology has recently gained huge focus in the blockchain arena and beyond, making waves in the online gaming sector, the art world, and the digital copyrights industry in recent years. The strongest feature of NFTs is that “NFTs are unique digital assets that cannot be replaced or forged”. Unlike fungible tokens such as Bitcoin or Ether, NFTs are not interchangeable for other tokens of the same type but instead each NFT has a unique value and specific information that cannot be replaced. This fact makes NFTs the perfect solution to record and prove ownership of digital and real-world items like works of art, game items, limited-edition collectibles, and more.

NFTs are already being actively traded in markets globally. For…

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