Ripple Vs. PayPal Supporters Spark Debate on Twitter

Twitter community members are arguing about which international payment system is better – Ripple or PayPal. Is Ripple Slower than PayPal? The argument started with a tweet from Tony Vays, a derivatives traders and host of a crypto-related podcast and…

Twitter CEO Sets Sight on African Bitcoin Market

Twitter and Square chief, Jack Dorsey, is meeting with African tech entrepreneurs as the bitcoin bull sets sight on the continent’s growing crypto industry. Twitter CEO Heads to Africa Dorsey is currently in Ghana after spending a few days in…

Crypto Twitter Bearish, But Is This A Crash Or Just Retracement?

As surely as night follows day, after a three-digit drop in bitcoin price, crypto-twitter turns bearish. This time the drop was a not-insignificant $500, and the bearishness has become hard to bear [sorry]. But is the outlook really so negative, or…

Twitter CEO Says No To Creating ‘Twitcoin’ Cryptocurrency

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey says the world would be better served by an autonomous open-source currency like bitcoin rather than centralized projects owned by companies. No Chance of a ‘Twitter Cryptocurrency’ Speaking to The Sydney Morning Herald, the Twitter founder declared…

Jack Dorsey Twitter Hack May Be A Protest Against Hate Speech Online

The Jack Dorsey hack may have been a protest against Twitter’s reluctance to censor hate speech while also highlighting no one is safe online. | Source: REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis/File Photo In a shocking display of Twitter’s vulnerability, CEO Jack Dorsey had…

Canadian Bitcoin Scammers Fool U.S. Citizen in $230K Twitter Spoof

US authorities are on the trail of a duo of Canadian bitcoin scammers who are still at large. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Two Indo-Canadians are facing fraud and money laundering charges in the U.S. after they ripped an…

5 Insane Conspiracy Theories About That Bitcoin Twitter Scandal

When Bitcoin’s most controversial Twitter account suddenly had an identity crisis, the conspiracy theories began to come out of the woodwork. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: Bitcoin maximalists feuding with altcoiners is not headline-worthy material. However, when a Twitter…

Did Bitcoin’s Most Controversial Twitter Handle Just Change Hands?

The @Bitcoin Twitter handle appeared to switch allegiances when it deleted old pro-BCH posts, and redirected the Bitcoin whitepaper. But why? | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The long-running conflict between Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporters took another…

New Study Reveals the Most Overhyped Cryptos on Twitter, and its Not Tron…

Cryptocurrency analysis and data platform, The TIE, recently did an investigation into crypto-hype on Twitter. Which tokens are being manipulated the most, through bot accounts and inflated engagement? To compare, it looked at hype-to-activity ratio, or number of tweets per…