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BoA Strategist Thinks the Stock Market Crash Is Over, But Don’t Celebrate Yet   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 05)

Bank of America's chief strategist believes the stock market crash is over. Here's why Dow bulls shouldn't get too excited just yet. The post BoA Strategist Thinks the Stock Market Crash Is Over, But Don’t Celebrate Yet appeared first on CCN.com


ESA Announces E3 2021 Dates, But Does Anyone Care?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 05)

ESA has revealed dates for E3 2021, claiming a "reimagined event" is in store. But is it too late for the long-time games conference? The post ESA Announces E3 2021 Dates, But Does Anyone Care? appeared first on CCN.com


4 Popular Robinhood Stocks to Time the Bottom of the Stock Market Crash   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

Retail investors as a group make systematic decisions. Tracking volume on Robinhood could indicate when the stock market crash is nearly over. The post 4 Popular Robinhood Stocks to Time the Bottom of the Stock Market Crash appeared first on CCN.com


A $1.3 Trillion U.S. Housing Market Crash Is Imminent, and Inevitable   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

The U.S. housing market could lose over a trillion dollars in value this year as the coronavirus pandemic rattles the economy. The post A $1.3 Trillion U.S. Housing Market Crash Is Imminent, and Inevitable appeared first on CCN.com


Coronavirus Ravages Puma as Apparel Makers Struggle to Preserve Cash   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

Sportswear giant Puma has announced measures to conserve cash amid the coronavirus pandemic. It's not the only apparel maker doing so. The post Coronavirus Ravages Puma as Apparel Makers Struggle to Preserve Cash appeared first on CCN.com


This Cryptocurrency Casino Is the Latest Terrible Idea by Atari   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

Atari is trying to launch a casino and a cryptocurrency, along with its new hotel venture. The gaming company has clearly lost its mind. Is there anything that can save this faltering company? The post This Cryptocurrency Casino Is the Latest Terrible Idea by Atari appeared first on CCN.com


Free Version of Fallout 76 on Steam Won’t Save This Terrible Game   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

Fallout 76 is coming to Steam for free for anyone who already owns the game on Bethesda.net. It's a shame that the game is still anti-consumer rubbish. The post Free Version of Fallout 76 on Steam Won’t Save This Terrible Game appeared first on CCN.com


Prince Harry Is a Fool to Think He’ll Escape Hollywood’s Infamous Paparazzi   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

If Prince Harry believes he's shielding Meghan Markle and his son from the media in L.A., then he's a fool. Hollywood is a paparazzi hotspot. The post Prince Harry Is a Fool to Think He’ll Escape Hollywood’s Infamous Paparazzi appeared first on CCN.com


Miner Perspectives on Bitcoin Halving 2020, Part 1 of a New Podcast Series   (Coindesk - Apr 04)

Hosted by CoinDesk Research Analyst Christine Kim, the first episode of the Bitcoin Halving 2020 podcast series is about the impact of bitcoin’s third halving on the concentration of miners in China.


How to Protect Your Online Privacy While Working From Home   (Coindesk - Apr 04)

Tips from a privacy professional about staying safe online during coronavirus.


Weak Xbox Series X Day-1 Launch Slate Hands Major PS5 Victory   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

Xbox chief Phil Spencer is looking at the big picture with the next-generation of gaming consoles, rather than hyperfocusing on day one exclusives. The post Weak Xbox Series X Day-1 Launch Slate Hands Major PS5 Victory appeared first on CCN.com


Why CS: GO Betting Could Help Esports Finally Go Mainstream   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

CS: GO betting is finally going live on one Nevada sportsbook. This could be a game-changer for mainstream acceptance of esports. The post Why CS: GO Betting Could Help Esports Finally Go Mainstream appeared first on CCN.com


Face Masks Are Useless Against America’s Biggest COVID-19 Threat   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

While the U.S. may secure more face masks using 'Wild West methods,' we're still unprotected from our careless leaders. The U.S. is scrambling to cover their mistakes, and creating global animosity in the process. The post Face Masks Are Useless Against America’s Biggest COVID-19 Threat appeared first on CCN.com


MakerDAO Foundation Plots Its Own Demise   (Coindesk - Apr 04)

The MakerDAO Foundation is getting serious about its planned obsolescence. A governance call Thursday laid out founder Rune Christensen's three pillars of full decentralization.


The Dow Will Hit 15,000 Before Reaching Bottom – Here’s Why   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 04)

The Dow could plunge to 15,000 as investors haven't fully grasped yet the severity of the damages caused by COVID-19 to the U.S. economy. Things will still get worse before they get better. The post The Dow Will Hit 15,000 Before Reaching Bottom – Here’s Why appeared first on CCN.com


BIS Researchers Say Coronavirus Could Spur Central Banks to Adopt Digital Payments   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

BIS researchers think COVID-19 may accelerate the adoption of digital payments and sharpen the debate over central bank digital currencies.


Coronavirus Just Took Another Victim… Corona Beer   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Corona beer is another victim of coronavirus, as a decision from the Mexican government is forcing the brewer to suspend beer production. The post Coronavirus Just Took Another Victim… Corona Beer appeared first on CCN.com


1 Million Twitch Viewers Prove Valorant Is Already 2020’s Biggest Game   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

A massive 1 million viewers are tuned into the Valorant category on Twitch, which bodes incredibly well for Riot Games' latest project. The post 1 Million Twitch Viewers Prove Valorant Is Already 2020’s Biggest Game appeared first on CCN.com


Meghan Markle’s Disney+ Doc Is Out – the Elephants Deserved Better   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Disney+ just released 'Elephant,' narrated by Meghan Markle, and it's clear that the duchess landed the gig from royal connections, not skill. These elephants deserved better. The post Meghan Markle’s Disney+ Doc Is Out – the Elephants Deserved Better appeared first on CCN.com


How Blockchain Tech Can Make Coronavirus Relief More Effective   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Smart contracts and distributed ledgers can bring accountability and certainty to coronavirus relief efforts, says economist Stephanie Hurder.


SEC Charges 2 With Fraudulent Water-Backed Token Sale   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

The SEC charged a former Texas pastor and his wife for allegedly defrauding hundreds of investors through an alkaline water-backed cryptocurrency TeshuaCoin.


R3 Teams With Custodian Hex Trust to Help Asian Banks Sell Security Tokens   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Hong Kong-based Hex Trust is partnering with the enterprise blockchain company to offer banking clients another option for issuing security tokens.


The Dow Is Plummeting & the IMF Warns This Is ‘Humanity’s Darkest Hour’   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

The Dow Jones careened lower on Friday, and the IMF warned that the global economy is on the brink of "humanity's darkest hour." The post The Dow Is Plummeting & the IMF Warns This Is ‘Humanity’s Darkest Hour’ appeared first on CCN.com


Will DeFi Matter in a Post-Coronavirus World? Feat. Matt Luongo   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Keep Project founder Matt Luongo discusses launching a bridge between bitcoin and ethereum as well as what the world looks like for BTC and DeFi after COVID-19.


Binance Donated $2.4M in Coronavirus Medical Supplies; CZ Pledges More   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said his exchange had donated $2.4 million in crypto to buying medical supplies to fight the novel coronavirus outbreak, and plans to donate up to $5 million total.


Wait, Did Call of Duty Just Prove That Video Games Are Art?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Call of Duty publisher Activision just won a major lawsuit that may have permanently silenced the debate about whether video games are art. The post Wait, Did Call of Duty Just Prove That Video Games Are Art? appeared first on CCN.com


Ether-Bitcoin Price Volatility Spread Hits 4-Month Low   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Some cryptocurrencies are hairier rides than others. But there may not be much difference in price volatility between the top two in the months ahead.


We’ve Already Spent 3 Billion Hours Binging Twitch in 2020   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

We've already spent 3 billion hours binging Twitch in 2020. That's a new record, and the reason - coronavirus - shouldn't surprise you. The post We’ve Already Spent 3 Billion Hours Binging Twitch in 2020 appeared first on CCN.com


Blockchain Gaming, Messaging Apps See User Growth Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Coronavirus lockdowns have led to a relative surge in a small corner of the cryptocurrency space: its more casual and entertaining end.


Looking for a Safe Haven Digital Asset? Try Gold   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Gold has traditionally been a safe place to invest during market turmoil. Now there's a new option: tokenized gold, says the CEO of Smart Valor, a European exchange.


Bitcoin News Roundup for April 3, 2020   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Bitcoin bumps up and mining machines are dropping in price. It's CoinDesk's Markets Daily podcast.


Friday’s Unemployment Report is Just the Tip of a Terrifying Iceberg   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

The dismal unemployment data out this week doesn't paint a full picture of the state of the labor market as more layoffs are announced. The post Friday’s Unemployment Report is Just the Tip of a Terrifying Iceberg appeared first on CCN.com


P2P Exchange Hodl Hodl Takes First Step in Bringing Private Bitcoin Trades to BlueWallet Users   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Users of the BlueWallet app can now view available trades on Hodl Hodl, with trading coming soon.


Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Don’t Deserve a Penny from U.K. Taxpayers   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

The security costs that Meghan Markle and Prince Harry face in Los Angeles have become the subject of a lot of scrutiny. Who should pay? The post Meghan Markle & Prince Harry Don’t Deserve a Penny from U.K. Taxpayers appeared first on CCN.com


Cambrial Capital to Shut Down After Coronavirus Tanks Markets: Sources   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Cambrial Capital, a crypto-focused fund of funds, is quietly winding down its operations, according to two sources familiar with the matter.


This is Why Trump Hit 3M ‘Hard’ Over the Coronavirus N95 Masks   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

3M found itself in the crosshairs of President Trump following accusations that the conglomerate wasn't making enough respirator masks for the U.S. The post This is Why Trump Hit 3M ‘Hard’ Over the Coronavirus N95 Masks appeared first on CCN.com


Lindsay Lohan’s ‘Back to Me’ Proves One Thing: She’s Still Insane   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Lindsay Lohan has insulted the eardrums everywhere by releasing her second single in 12 years, "Back to Me." Spoiler alert: she's still nuts. The post Lindsay Lohan’s ‘Back to Me’ Proves One Thing: She’s Still Insane appeared first on CCN.com


Trump Manipulated the Stock Market With a Nonexistent Oil Deal Amid Jobless Claims   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

President Donald Trump got the energy sector excited about a deal between Russia and Saudi Arabia. The Kremlin says there was no conversation. The post Trump Manipulated the Stock Market With a Nonexistent Oil Deal Amid Jobless Claims appeared first on CCN.com


Amazon’s ‘Project Tempo’ Needs to Deliver its Video Game Promise   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

With Project Tempo, Crucible, and New World on the way, Amazon has yet to prove it can deliver on its lofty gaming ambitions. The post Amazon’s ‘Project Tempo’ Needs to Deliver its Video Game Promise appeared first on CCN.com


Trump’s Oil Hoax Is the China Trade War All Over Again   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Oil prices are on the same Twitter-fueled roller coaster Donald Trump's false claims created during the trade war with China. The post Trump’s Oil Hoax Is the China Trade War All Over Again appeared first on CCN.com


FBI Used Bitcoin Trail to Catch Russian Rapper Accused of Money Laundering   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Rapper Maksim Boiko had claimed bundles of money he posed with in photos came from rental revenue and investments in bitcoin.


Bitcoin Extends Rally as Trading Volume for CME Futures Hits Three-Week High   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Bitcoin futures volumes on CME picked up the pace on Thursday as bitcoin extended the recent rally to levels above $7,200.


CME Bitcoin Futures Volume Hits 3-Week High as Bitcoin Extends Rally   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Bitcoin futures volumes on CME picked up the pace on Thursday as bitcoin extended the recent rally to levels above $7,200.


Moody’s Mortgage Meltdown Warning Rings 30% Default Doom Scenario   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Missed mortgage payments are inevitable as the coronavirus fallout will likely persist much longer than the U.S. government expected The post Moody’s Mortgage Meltdown Warning Rings 30% Default Doom Scenario appeared first on CCN.com


Coronavirus Pandemic Hits 1 Million – But What’s the Real Death Rate?   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

Doubling in a single week, confirmed coronavirus infections have now soared beyond a million cases globally/ The post Coronavirus Pandemic Hits 1 Million – But What’s the Real Death Rate? appeared first on CCN.com


Why Are Crypto Companies Going to Abu Dhabi?   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

The Abu Dhabi Global Market has become an attractive jurisdiction for crypto companies since it introduced digital asset regulation in June 2018.


Dow Fizzles as Singapore Ignites Second-Wave Coronavirus Fears   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

The Dow Jones oscillated nervously on Friday as fears of a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Asia intensified. The post Dow Fizzles as Singapore Ignites Second-Wave Coronavirus Fears appeared first on CCN.com


Dow Futures Plunge as Singapore Begins Coronavirus Pseudo-Lockdown   (Cryptocoinsnews - Apr 03)

The Dow Jones is on track to drop by 300 points at market open, as fear towards a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in Asia intensifies. The post Dow Futures Plunge as Singapore Begins Coronavirus Pseudo-Lockdown appeared first on CCN.com


Corporate America Knows the Bailout Is Baked In   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

Corporate America has embraced fragility, says Nic Carter. Its business model depends on a bailout.


SoftBank-Backed Fintech Firm Joins Chinese Conglomerate to Build Blockchain Platform   (Coindesk - Apr 03)

OneConnect, the fintech wing of Ping An Insurance Group, is building a logistics-tracking blockchain platform with the China Merchants Port Group.