Lithuanian Central Bank Publishes Crypto (CBDC) Research

This year has seen the beginnings of a global race to launch central bank crypto-assets (CBDCs). No country has managed it yet but China is emerging as the clear favorite. This has spurred the forward-thinking banks of the world into…

Crypto Prices, Network Activities Not Necessarily Related: Research

Blockchains are entirely transparent when it comes to their daily or even hourly activity. One of the theories for the source of a crypto token’s price discovery is the “network value”, or the transactions carried. Busy Networks Don’t Necessarily Command…

Huge Wealth Inequality Among ERC-20 Token Wallets, Research

Thousands of token-based projects touted their potential to create egalitarian economies. But the reality is different, with recent research showing highly unequal distribution for ERC-20 token holders. High Inequality Rampant Among ERC-20 Projects Despite airdrops, sale quotas and other approaches…

TRON (TRX) is Overrun With DApp Bots, Research Shows

The TRON network showed statistics out of the ballpark in comparison to Ethereum and EOS. Multiple accounts, new distributed apps and activity picking up – those seemed to be an indicator for one of the most robust crypto ecosystems, however…

Whales Did NOT Cause Bitcoin’s Last Crash Below $10K, Research

The massive Bitcoin sell-off that sent prices below the $10,000 at the end of August wasn’t the result of manipulations, according to an ex post facto research by Coin Metrics. First Major Bitcoin Sells Spotted on Coinbase Large traders or…

This Research Proves the New Boss Is Same as the Old Boss

If just 0.023% of Bitcoin addresses hold 50% of the total wealth, isn’t the new boss turning out to be a lot like the old one? | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Research released by blockchain analysis group PARSIQ this…

Bitcoin Research Proves Crypto Is Becoming a Stock Market Hedge

New research proves that 10 years into its existence, Bitcoin is maturing as a stock market hedge – providing safety from S&P 500 declines. | Source: Shutterstock More than a decade into its existence, Bitcoin is finally maturing into a…

Trump Blames Video Games for Mass Shootings, Research Finds No Link

President Donald Trump is blaming the internet and violent video games for the increasing wave of gun violence in the country. | Photo by Alastair Pike / AFP The United States is still in shock following two deadly mass shootings…

Google Searches Show that America Has a Robust Economy, Research Says

According to a recent study, Google searches show that America is not going into a recession any time soon. Image from Shutterstock. A study by DataTrek Research compared the evolution of specific searches on Google associated with periods of stagnation…

Google Searches Show that America Has a Robust Economy, Research Says

According to a recent study, Google searches show that America is not going into a recession any time soon. Image from Shutterstock. A study by DataTrek Research compared the evolution of specific searches on Google associated with periods of stagnation…