Archive | September 13, 2018

Ryan Sean Adams Counters Ethereum FUD With Success of Maker

As Ethereum faces intense pressure from bearish market forces, a number of distinctive faces within the cryptocurrency community have been making comments to counter the overall FUD (fear, uncertainty, doubt) sentiment seen in September. Ryan Sean Adams, the founder of crypto asset investment company MythosCapital, took to Twitter to remind its followers that Ethereum is… […]

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Could Extend Gains Toward $0.30

Key Highlights Ripple price is slowly moving higher and it recently broke the $0.2720 resistance against the US dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $0.2675 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is now placed nicely above the $0.2700 support… […]

World Economic Forum: Next Decade Could See Blockchain Add $1 Trillion in New Trade

A joint report led by the World Economic Forum (WEF) details how the blockchain industry has the potential to add UDS 1 trillion in new trade to the global market. Published Thursday, ‘Trade Tech – A New Age for Trade and Supply Chain Finance‘ comes as a collaborative effort from WEF, the supply chain and transport […]

Corporate Creditors Can Now File Claims for Mt Gox Restitution

This week the trustee in charge of the Mt Gox legal case has announced that corporate customers can now file rehabilitation claims for the October 22 deadline. The news follows the claim process that started for non-corporate customers on August 23. Also read: Mt. Gox Victims Must Take Claims to Tokyo, Not US, Judge Rules Corporate […]

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Skyrockets Above $210

Key Highlights ETH price surged higher and broke the $200 resistance against the US Dollar. There is a short-term ascending channel in place with support at $216 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is following a solid bullish bias and it could continue to move higher towards the $235-240… […]

Africa and the Middle East: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 7th to 13th September 2018

Africa and the Middle East Welcome to our weekly roundup of all important blockchain and cryptocurrency news from around the world. Follow the latest developments in the cryptocurrency space continent by continent, country by country. South Africa Reserve bank bags award for best distributed ledger initiative: The South African Reserve Bank (SARS) has bagged the award […]

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Could Recover Towards $500

Key Points Bitcoin cash price started an upside correction and moved above the $450 resistance against the US Dollar. There was a break above this week’s followed key bearish trend line near $445 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair climbed above the $450 and $460 levels and… […]

Dogecoin Price Analysis – Yahoo! Finance Gives DOGE A Bone

DOGE has recently experienced a large jump in price as almost every other cryptocurrency has fallen substantially. To better assess whether or not a large price jump has staying power, chart patterns, exponential moving averages (EMAs), Ichimoku Cloud,…

South America: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 7th to 13th September 2018

South America Welcome to our weekly roundup of all important blockchain and cryptocurrency news from around the world. Follow the latest developments in the cryptocurrency space continent by continent, country by country. Argentina Government advised to buy crypto to resolve currency crisis: CoinDesk’s advisory board chairman Michael J Casey has advised the Argentinian government to […]

Bitmain’s $50M ‘Permissionless Ventures’ First Project: BCH Dev Con

Cryptocurrency mining hardware giant, Bitmain, is sponsoring a Bitcoin Cash (BCH) hackathon in the United States — San Francisco, to be exact. For the China-based company, BCH Dev Con is the first project financed by its $50 million fund, Permissionless Ventures (PV).    Also read: Mt. Gox Victims Must Take Claims to Tokyo, Not US, Judge […]