Tag: FUD

Stop Loss Hunting Cryptocurrencies

Stop-Loss Hunting: How Crypto Whales are Making a Killing

If there is one thing that any trader will know it is the outsized impact that cryptocurrency whales have on the markets. They are able to use their out sized positions to drive the prices in the directions they want....

/ February 18, 2018
South Korea Military Restrict Use

Soldiers in South Korea Restricted from Purchasing Bitcoin

There are many threats that South Korean soldiers have to deal with in today’s day and age. With a nuclear armed North Korea, they are constantly on the front line of danger. Now it seems there is something else that...

/ January 17, 2018
S. Korea Threatens Ban

S. Korea Threatens Ban on Exchanges, Asset Prices Tank in Response

In many instances, trends that occur in Asian nations like Japan and South Korea have been harbingers for what is to come in the West. For better, or worse. The rapid adoption and near feverish demand for cryptocurrency in South...

/ January 12, 2018
My Ether Wallet FUD Story

MyEtherWallet Not Compromised, But EthereumBLUE Alleges So

In perhaps the clearest bout of FUD (“fear, uncertainty, doubt”) the cryptoverse has seen in 2018, popular Ethereum wallet MyEtherWallet was just blindsided by competitor EthereumBLUE. The latter accused the former from becoming acutely compromised in a DNS attack, but...

/ January 9, 2018
Dutch Columnist Calls Bitcoin Dangerous

Shocking Report Claims Bitocin is Dangerous and Undermines Central Banks

Over the weekend, a Dutch columnist caused quite a stir by telling their readers to sell their Bitcoin. She said this must be done because they were inherently dangerous and there was no financial institution to back it up. Despite...

/ December 4, 2017
NEO Climbs as Concerns Raised

NEO Climbs as Concerns Raised, many Claim FUD

This was a really strong weekend for NEO (Antshares). The “Chinese Ethereum” had some really strong performance over the weekend as the price rallied on news and speculation. As NEO was rising over the weekend, there was some criticism that...

/ November 20, 2017
Bad Bitcoin Predictions

Bitcoin’s Resilience: A Brief Look Naysayers Who Gave Up on BTC to Soon

At press time, 99Bitcoins’ infamous “Bitcoin Obituary” has no less than 186 Bitcoin obituaries. These are light-hearted and sarcastic obituaries, of course, only referring to incidents in which high-profile pundits claimed Bitcoin had died. The tongue-in-cheek joke is that these...

/ November 15, 2017
Russian Deputy FM Ban Bitcoin

Russia Deputy FM Claims Bitcoin Payments may be Banned

When it comes to Russian regulation of Bitcoin, it is indeed a one of the most uncertain. Every week brings a new story about the potential regulations that are being considered by the numerous state agencies. Today, Russia’s deputy finance...

/ September 29, 2017
Jamie Dimon Statements on Bitcoin

Jamie Dimon Back to criticising Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency

Jamie Dimon is taking shots at Bitcoin yet again. From saying that Bitcoin is nothing but a fraud, to buying Bitcoin on the dips created by the Crash, Dimon is creating quite infamous in the Bitcoin community. The likes of...

/ September 23, 2017
Jamie Dimon Market Abuse Claim

Jamie Dimon Market Abuse Claims Filed

In case you may have missed it, last week Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JP Morgan made very disparaging comments about Bitcoin. He likened it to a “fraud” and a “bubble” that many people would lose money on. No sooner...

/ September 22, 2017