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Ailing Ethereum Receives a Boost, Huge Community Support for Upcoming Hard Fork “Constantinople”

January 5th, 2019

Ethereum is all set to have a Constantinople Hard Fork between January 14-18, 2019. Since the major announcement appears on bulletins, Ethereum which was standing on the third largest position from Mid November 2018 has reclaimed its position this year. Consequently, at the time of writing, Ethereum is the second largest cryptocurrency with the total…

Crypto Daily: Tokenization of Financial Markets Begins, Crypto Closer to Becoming a Safer Hedge

January 5th, 2019

“This analysis is an adaptation from the work of Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro Tokenization of Financial markets begin Correlation between Bitcoin and Gold rises Cryptos diverge from traditional stocks as it gets closer to becoming a safe hedge DX plans to Tokenize Stock Market One of the biggest innovations of bitcoin is the…

Bitcoin SV (BSV) Becomes the First Public Blockchain to Cross 100 MB Blocksize Threshold

January 4th, 2019

According to the recent press release from Coingeek, Bitcoin SV (BSV) has mined the largest block in terms of size in the history of cryptocurrency. Bitcoin SV (BSV) had a rollercoaster in the first couple of months since it came into existence on Nov 15, 2018, after hard forking from the original BCH. Bitcoin SV…

Are Bitcoin Fundamentals Getting Stronger or Weaker? Huobi Weekly Report Reveals Striking Observations

January 4th, 2019

A lot of people on the street have spoken about how the bitcoin fundamentals are bettering, but a recent weekly update by Huobi Research speaks a slightly different story. The weekly update captures some data points put forward by Firecoin Blockchain Big Data which claims that the last two weeks have not been that great…

Indian Academicians Rise In Support for Cryptocurrencies, Urges Govt. to Regulate but Not Ban Cryptocurrencies

January 4th, 2019

Cryptocurrency regulations often ride the wave of panic attack across the fans of decentralized economy. While few regulators strongly appreciate the usage of cryptocurrencies, many others are suspicious and thus initiating the ban. Governments must regulate not ban cryptocurrencies Doctoral  Researcher Jai Singh who is a sectional Lecturer in Finance with the renowned institute, ICMA…

Daily Bitcoin Price Analysis, BTC Bulls Continue to Struggle Near $3,880

January 4th, 2019

Bitcoin price failed once again near the $3,880 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC/USD corrected lower recently and tested the $3,740 support. Important Points: Bitcoin price faced a strong resistance near $3,880 and failed on many occasions. BTC is placed nicely above a major bullish trend line with support at $3,730 on the 2-hours chart….

Scam Alert: Fake Callers Impersonating as Gwinnett County police and IRS Officials Demand Bitcoin Payments

January 4th, 2019

Bitcoin due to its very anonymous nature is vulnerable to scams and one more such case has come to light. According to the latest report, Gwinnett County police is witnessing suspected scam phone calls within the area which are allegedly demanding ‘Bitcoin payment’ from the public. Bitcoin not alone, wire transfer and gift cards among…

Ripple to Face Tough Competition, SWIFT Payment Launches Trials for “Payment Validation System”

January 4th, 2019

Ripple Blockchain teams effort to overtake the decades-old SWIFT payment network has earned mainstream media attention. Its underlying products and digital token XRP has become a priority for various worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications and digital money transfer services. SWIFT Payment replies to competition by blockchain companies The international payment SWIFT is no doubt feeling pressure…