Crypto-Currency 

Forced by an order to transfer $ 3.7 million in bitcoins

Dominic Lacroix, active in the promotion of PlexCoin was forced Friday to transfer 420 bitcoins worth $ 3.7 million in Canadian dollars following a safeguard order issued by Judge Raymond W. Pronovost . On Thursday, the magistrate issued the order and Lacroix was to appear in court Friday, so that the president of the Tribunal can ensure that he had complied with his request. The man accompanied by his wife Sabrina Paradis-Royer appeared in the afternoon, but nothing had been done yet. Asked why the bitcoins had not been transferred, Lacroix…

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Crypto-Currency 

Tether Ltd., Bitcoin and the “free” market

This does not prevent big fish from swimming in troubled waters . – On June 13, 2018 came out a very noticed study concerning the potential relationship between Tether and Bitcoin ( admit that the euphemism is rather smooth, no? ). In the Journal du Coin, we could not ignore it, even if it made us wince. Personally, apart from sighing at the umpteenth paper adorned with the academic aura shared in waves on social networks and in mainstream newspapers, it did not inspire me much initially. I began by reading the other articles that burgeoned in the press…

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Crypto-Currency 

Drop of 75% of Google searches for Bitcoin

According to a Google Trends study , searches for the term “bitcoin” have decreased by 75% since the beginning of 2018. The cryptocurrency queen was in second position of the most wanted news in 2017, according to Google Trends. The price of bitcoin has also dropped significantly in recent months. In addition, Bitcoin persists in its downtrend,  dragging the entire market with it . SEMrush, a digital marketing agency, has done a study on the correlation between the price of bitcoinand the volume of Google searches  associated with Bitcoin terms. According to this study, the current price of bitcoin would have a correlation of 91% with the volume of Google searches . The analysis…

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Crypto-Currency 

The piracy of a South Korean crypto-purse would plunge the course of Bitcoin?

The cryptocurrency market has been hit hard by the piracy of a South Korean cryptocurrency trading platform. Bitcoin is struggling. Its price, which was already following a downward trend, fell sharply and the global digital currency market lost $ 42 billion in a few hours. Bitcoin is in free fall since Coinrail’s piracy The Bitcoin is going through an extremely difficult period, its price has unscrewed. After two weeks of lull, its price drops 6.57% over the last 24 hours, according to data from Coinmarketcap. Slightly below $ 7,000 at the time of this report, this is…

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