While decentralized exchanges (DEXs) offer many advantages over their centralized counterparts, user uptake remains low. However, new technologies like the 0x protocol may present a viable evolutionary path for DEXs in what is clearly a David & Gol…
Archive | September 12, 2018
ShapeShift, a leading startup in the crypto and blockchain industry, has continued its drastic product overhaul, recently revealing that it was dropping a lesser-known feature from its extensive lineup of products, services, and applications. Prism Is Shutting Down On Tuesday, ShapeShift, a Switzerland-based crypto infrastructure firm, revealed that it would be discontinuing Prism come the second… […]
Key Highlights Ripple price started a short-term upward move towards the $0.2700 resistance area against the US dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted two bearish trend lines with resistance at $0.2600 and $0.2690 were breached on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is correcting higher, but it is likely to face… […]
Ripple Labs and XRP II LLC have reached a settlement with the R3 blockchain consortium after a drawn-out legal battle over the sale of 5 billion Ripple tokens (XRP) at USD 0.0085 each. The fact that such a large amount of XRP was offered to R3 at such a massive discount reveals the centralized nature […]
Since its implosion back in 2014, the Mt. Gox exchange hacks continue to loom large within the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania determined recently it does not have jurisdiction in a case involving Gox victims and a bank closely associated, in effect condemning victims to redress their grievances […]
Ethereum World News (blog)John McAfee: Bitcoin [BTC] is “The Number One Coin For Processing Payments”Ethereum World News (blog)John McAfee remains true to his vision of Bitcoin (BTC) as the number 1 cryptocurrency in the ecosystem, contradicting opinio…
Japan’s financial regulator is recruiting more people next year to handle the growing interest among Japanese companies for a crypto exchange license.
Key Highlights ETH price started an upside correction after it found support near $168 against the US Dollar. There was a break above a major declining channel with resistance at $183 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is likely to face a strong resistance near the $200 level and… […]
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price appears to be gaining a bit more traction on its bounce off the triangle support. Price could be ready to test the triangle resistance again, and this lines up with the 61.8% Fib level. Technical indicators are suggesting that the rallies could go on for a bit longer. Bitcoin… […]
CoinDesk10 Years After Lehman: Bitcoin and Wall Street Are Closer Than EverCoinDeskHank Paulson, former secretary of the U.S. Treasury, called it "an economic 9/11." Having loaded up on mortgage debt that went sour, then failed to find a savi…
Listen to the 12 September 2018 Bitcoin News Radio Show below. On this episode of the Bitcoin News daily radio show, we discuss how Ethereum shorts have hit record highs as its price has plummeted. Hear about the BitConnect scam that led to one of the biggest price crashes in crypto history. Learn about how NASDAQ […]
Key Points Bitcoin cash price traded to a new low at $410 before starting a recovery against the US Dollar. This week’s highlighted important bearish trend line could stop upsides near $450 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is recovering, but it is about to face major… […]
Bitcoin, born into the flames of the credit crisis, seemed like a rebellion against a broken financial system. Ten years later, is that still true?
Pablo Escobar. Joaquín ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán. Rick Ross. Household names, each and every one of them; drug lords collectively responsible for punting billions of dollars’ worth of narcotics. Yet their crimes pale in comparison to those their prosecutors have been perpetrating for years. After decades of fueling proxy wars and trafficking, the US government has […]
Ethereum World News (blog)Bitcoin (BTC) Price Analysis: Was That a Bullish Breakout?Ethereum World News (blog)Bitcoin was recently rejected on the long-term descending triangle top and has since formed a small symmetrical triangle at the bottom. Price has just closed past this consolidation pattern’s resistance to indicate that buyers are returning. In that …Bitcoin (BTC) Price […]