Cryptocurrency and Blockchain News Headlines Update on August 24, 2020

Empire Market, a major dark web marketplace has been offline for days and no one knows why. Rumors on Reddit could be preparing for an exit scam.

Bitcoin is at the beginning of extended bull run due to macro phenomena and Bitcoin strength spells bullish, according to Dan Held, head of growth at United States cryptocurrency exchange Kraken.

I would never invest one cent in Bitcoin, says Micheal O’Leary, Ryanair CEO when speaking to The Times.

I have never, and would never, invest one cent in Bitcoin, which I believe is equivalent to a Ponzi scheme. […] I would strongly advise everyone with any shred of common sense to ignore this false story and avoid Bitcoin like a plague.

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