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Indian Crypto Exchange Withdrawal Fee – May 2018 Vs Apr 2020

BTC Withdrawal fee remains almost similar, yet ETH withdrawal fees are up 3-10x. Back in May 2018, none of the Indian Exchanges actually had USDT or any stable coin listed on their exchanges. For those of you who follow me on twitter, know that I worked 22 hours to prepare a Google Sheet with Crypto Withdrawal Fees on Indian Exchanges. It would have taken me just 4-5 hours to copy…

Here’s How You can Donate Cryptocurrency to Kerala Relief

Kerala is witnessing the worst flooding in 100 years. Over 324 people have died, several thousands are injured and millions have been displaced or lost everything they had in the flood. In this need of the hour, the nation is coming together to help Kerala in every way possible.  From donating money directly to Kerala relief fund to sending tangible goods and non-perishable food items to site, many of our…

You can send Litecoin from Telegram Messenger, Here’s How!

The other day I came across a project that is building a system to enable transfer of Litecoin via SMS. Turns out, their project to allow transfer of Litecoin via Telegram Messenger is already live. The Zulu Republic Foundation manages Lite.IM. The service allows you to register and transfer Litecoin to anyone by entering their email address (only registered users) or their Litecoin wallet address. How Lite.IM works? First, you…

Story of Coin Crunch – Part 2

Last Sunday, I published part 1 of the story of Coin Crunch. I spoke about how Coin Crunch started and how it got where it is now. You can read it here – https://coincrunch.in/2018/07/15/the-story-of-coin-crunch-part-1/ This is part 2 of the story. I want to tell you how Coin Crunch is cashflow positive, how RBI’s decision has affected us, what competitors and exchanges think about us and what we might do in…

The Story of Coin Crunch – Part 1

Yesterday we announced on Twitter, we moved up 12000 ranks in the last week itself. I think we went from 52000 to 37000 really but I did not capture a screenshot to prove it. The journey has been difficult. I personally love what a unique mess of article database I have created and it has to improve on many levels, we are slowly getting there. We did not reach here…

Forget INR, India Gears Up to Trade Crypto in USD Backed Stable Coins

In the past couple weeks, Indian exchanges have announced listing of stable coins like USDT or TUSD. USD Tether (USDT) and True USD (TUSD) are both digital currencies pegged to the US$ in value. Hence 1 USDT/TUSD will always be equal to 1 USD. Koinex listed TUSD. Bitbns and coindelta listed USDT. Coindcx listed TUSD over a month ago. Coindelta even experimented with listing another stable coin DAI. Even DAI…

You can now Tip Bitcoin (BTC) on Telegram Groups

Earlier today we added a new bot to our telegram discussions group @CoinCrunchin. The bot allows you to start tipping BTC to fellow users in the group. Tips have been a long standing tradition in humanity across multiple societies. When you do a good deed, you should be rewarded. Often times good deeds go unrewarded because we don’t have an easy solution to send a tip. But with this tipping…

July 5 is Coming – What are your Options for Indian Crypto Traders?

Many people have been asking this question everyday. What are we going to do after July 5th? For those who haven’t realised yet, July 5, is the day when banks are supposed to terminate their relationship with all entities that deal/trade in crypto. This means, the bank accounts of cryptocurrency exchanges will be closed. The accounts of the individuals found to be trading in cryptocurrency will also be closed. Most importantly,…

Inside the Blockchain Draft by TRAI to Curb Unsolicited Spam Calls

On May 30, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) released a draft of Telecom Commercial Communication Customer Preference Regulation, 2018. Under the new regulations, TRAI aims to curb the menace of pesky calls and messages using the blockchain technology. The draft though prefers to call it as Distributed Ledger technology. Here are some key highlights on the use of DLT from the the 57 page proposal. Distributed Ledger for…

Coinome Promo Leaked – New UI, XRP & ETH listing, Trading app and more

Everyday we have atleast one update from atleast one Indian cryptocurrency exchange. It is either a new listing, a new feature or a new bank account for INR deposits. But the last time we heard from Coinome, was 7 weeks ago when they launched a crypto-to-crypto market. However, Coin Crunch India has acquired the promo image for a future release of Coinome. The leaked promo is exclusively available on Coin…