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A Historically Strong Month for Crypto, November Is Off to a Brutal Start

| Sam Ouimet

The cryptocurrency market rout accelerated today as bitcoin (BTC) fell below $5,000 for the first time in 13-months.

US Congressman Drafts Bills to Aid Blockchain Development

| Nikhilesh De

U.S. Representative Tom Emmer plans to introduce three blockchain-focused bills to Congress in the coming weeks aimed at spurring development.

Novogratz Says Crypto Market Showing ‘Classic Bottom’

| Omkar Godbole

Michael Novogratz, the founder of the cryptocurrency asset management firm Galaxy Digital, believes the market has hit a bottom.

Back Below $200 Billion: Crypto Market Cap Sinks to 10-Month Low

| Sam Ouimet

The sell-off in bitcoin and the resulting risk aversion pushed the cryptomarket to the lowest level since November 2.

Survey: Nearly 80% of Americans Have Heard of Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

A YouGov survey of roughly 1,200 Americans found that 48 percent of millennials are interested in using cryptocurrencies as a primary form of payment.

Stock Brokerage EF Hutton to Launch Crypto Reports for ‘Confused’ Investors

| Nikhilesh De

Stock brokerage EF Hutton is launching subscription-based cryptocurrency research reports aimed to educate "confused" investors.

Messaging Giant LINE Is Launching Its Own Cryptocurrency

| Wolfie Zhao

Japanese messaging giant LINE has become one of the first public companies to have launched a proprietary blockchain network with its own token.

California Judge Orders Accused Hacker to Pay Bail in Crypto

| Daniel Palmer

A man has been ordered to pay bail in cryptocurrency while he faces charges of hacking the computer network of a San Francisco game company.

Mastercard Had An Outage, So Crypto Had a Field Day

| Madeline Meng Shi

Mastercard suffered an outage last week that led to a hold-up for some transactions – and crypto supporters on social media quickly pounced.

US Congressman Calls for Ban on Crypto Buying and Mining

| Christine Kim

A U.S. congressman called for banning all U.S. residents from buying or mining cryptocurrencies during a hearing Wednesday.