How to Value Crypto Assets, Explains Willy Woo in New Theory

Willy Woo on Monday laid out a “dry” theory that could evaluate the real value of crypto assets. The analyst and coder, known for innovative philosophies on cryptocurrencies, found that the fundamental valuation of a crypto asset is equal to the sum of its utility component and store-of-value component. Algebraically, the equation looks like as

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BitTorrent Creator Aims to Kill Bitcoin with the Green Cryptocurrency “Chia”

Known for inventing torrenting (BitTorrent) in the early noughties, Bram Cohen might also end up getting famous for an entirely different thing – solving the electricity wastage problem of bitcoin. Cohen’s newest creation, a cryptocurrency known as Chia which bills itself as ‘green money for a digital world’, is the very antithesis of bitcoin. Unlike

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Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin Appears

Bitcoin History Part 5: A Wild Altcoin AppearsIt’s hard to imagine a time before cryptocurrency exchanges were stocked with hundreds of digital assets. A time before the pejorative “shitcoin” had been coined and there was no such metric as bitcoin dominance. But travel back to late 2010 and that’s exactly what you’d have found: a cryptosphere in which BTC was the only […]

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Coinbase Gets Aggressive With Crypto Listing: Lists MakerDao, Golem, Zilliqa

Amid an extended bear market, Coinbase has surprised Bitcoin maximalists and crypto asset diehards alike, recently listing a series of crypto assets seemingly out of left field. However, many pundits and commentators have deemed that the San Francisco-based company’s shift in strategy is illogical, as it goes against formerly-established principles. Yet, the firm has only

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Quinone CEO Backs Bitcoin to Reach New All-Time High by 2019

It’s no secret the crypto industry is not particularly at its most profitable moment. However, despite the dire state in which the crypto market has found itself, there are certain people who believe things will turn around in a big way — a new all-time high, even. Among these is Mike Kayamori, CEO of Quinone,

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PlasmaPay Cryptocurrency Platform Review: More Than Just a Wallet

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Crypto Market Update: Rebound Continues, 20% Gain Since The Weekend

FOMO Moments Crypto markets still on the up; Waves and Bitcoin Cash are flying, Tron and Iota following. Following yesterday’s long-awaited crypto market pump things have continued rising for a second day adding another $7 billion into the digital currency pot. This has taken total market capitalization back over $120 billion again and resulted in

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Bitcoin Surges 18% in 3 Days as it Nears $3,800: What’s Next For the Market?

Since December 17, within less than three days, the Bitcoin price has surged from $3,181 to $3,776 against the U.S. dollar, by more than 18 percent. On cryptocurrency-to-fiat exchanges like Coinbase and Bitstamp, Bitcoin (BTC) has slightly corrected to $3,700 but the breakout of the dominant cryptocurrency above the $3,700 mark has led analysts to

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