Crypto News – 28 May – CoinGecko clarifies HitBTC ‘partnership,’ Yoni Assia on BTC adoption and more
— AMBCrypto (@CryptoAmb) 28 May 2019
Daily Crypto News – May 28
1) Bitcoin orphaned block: Earlier today, the digital gold was placed in the spotlight yet again after BitMEX Research reported an orphaned block. The tweet stated, “Bitcoin experienced an orphaned block this morning”. Notably, this was the first orphaned block produced in the months of March, April, and May, 2019. Prior to this, an orphaned block was recorded on 11th February 2019.
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2) SBI Virtual Currencies delists BCH: SBI Holdings’ Virtual Currency exchange announced that it would be delisting the cryptocurrency next month. The exchange announced the same through its official blog post.
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3) Samsom Mow on Bitcoin: Samson Mow, CSO at Blockstream, gave his input on the subject during an interview recently and suggested that “social consensus” gave Bitcoin its intrinsic value. Mow also stated that Bitcoin was valuable because it was a non-correlated asymmetric return asset, which was also “uncensorable” as it was impossible to block Bitcoin transactions.
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4) BTT is seventh largest among top-100 tokens: Cryptocurrencies saw a rally in the prices of most major cryptocurrencies on May 26. Tron’s BitTorrent [BTT] saw a massive rise in its price, leading the token to move up to the 31st position on CoinMarketCap.