How Low Can It Go? Bitcoin Settles Below $5,600 as Altcoins Continue to Drop

Following yesterday’s widespread and significant drop across the entire cryptocurrency markets, Bitcoin has settled below $5,600, the lowest price it has seen this year, and many altcoins have continued dropping. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading down over 8% at its current price of $5,560, recovering slightly from its low point of $5,350,…

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How Bitmain can win the Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hash war: Bitcoin [BTC] hashrate to play a role?

Opinion: All eyes have turned to the upcoming Bitcoin Cash [BCH] hard fork, with the battle between Coingeek and Bitmain continuing to escalate. At last count, Bitcoin SV, the implementation being pushed by Craig Wright and Calvin Ayre, remains as the leader in terms of hashrate on the BCH chain, while Bitmain-powered Bitcoin ABC suspiciously…

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Bitcoin Cash [BCH] chain split can be avoided by not implementing replay protection, says Ryan X Charles

Ryan X Charles, the CEO of Money Button and Bitcoin Cash [BCH] proponent, recently released a video detailing how a split can be prevented on the Bitcoin Cash blockchain. This comes at a time where the fork of the network is due in close to 10 days and might cause a split in the chain….

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Can Token X Rival Other Stablecoins With Its Dual-Blockchain Approach?

It would appear the stablecoin industry is far from done as far as expansion is concerned. In the case of Token X coin, it appears to be yet another stablecoin which will be coming to market fairly soon. Although this industry seems to be firing on all cylinders as of late, one has to wonder…

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XRP can now be used as collateral for $2 million instant loans

XRP has gained more utility as an asset in the greater asset class of cryptocurrencies, as it can now be used as backing for a loan of fiat money up to $2 million. This service is offered by a company claiming to be the world’s first instant cryptocurrency-backed loan service known as Nexo. The platform…

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Chancellor Says Blockchain Can Solve the Irish Border Brexit Problem

Phillip Hammond, British Chancellor of the Exchequer, has suggested blockchain technology can be used to keep frictionless trade across the Irish border once Britain leaves the EU. “There is technology becoming available (…) I don’t claim to be an expert on it but the most obvious technology is blockchain,” Hammond said during the on-going conservative…

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Can Ethereum (ETH) Actually Go To Zero?

Ethereum (ETH) has been under unprecedented sell pressure these past few weeks. This pressure has been a result of the growing number of ETH Shorts on exchanges like Bitfinex. Recently, Jeremy Rubin, founder of MIT Digital Currency Initiative said that the price of Ethereum (ETH) will go to zero. The reasoning behind this is that…

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Nano Technical Analysis – Nano Trading Within Short Term Triangle; Can The Bulls Break Toward the Upside?

Nano coin has seen a small 0.57% price drop over the past 24 hours of trading. It is currently exchanging hands a t a price of $2.27 after suffering a further 7.39% price drop over the past 7 trading days. Nano coin is a cryptocurrency founded by Colin LeMahieu in 2015 and was later rebranded…

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Can Ripple’s XRP-Powered xRapid Succeed In The Volatile Market? Head Of Product Addresses The Volatility Issue

Ripple’s crypto XRP is no stranger to the volatility of the crypto market, but this is no surprise. After a recent rally, XRP’s price dropped a couple of days ago, shedding more than $2 billion in market cap, according to CoinMarketCap. But now, after Coinbase’s announcement that it’s planning to add new digital assets to…

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Billions Of Dollars In Advertising Spend Is Wasted Each Year, Here's How It Can Be Fixed

Image Source: The Drum With an increasingly online-focused economy, many of the resources on the internet today remain free to access for consumers. Things like Google’s email platform, YouTube for entertainment, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Snapchat for social media, all provide value to consumers completely free of charge, or free with the option to upgrade…

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Ethereum Price Analysis: Can ETH/USD Hold Gains Above $275?

Key Highlights ETH price gained traction and traded above the $277 and $280 resistance levels against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s discussed important bearish trend line was cleared with resistance near $273 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair traded as high as $288.58 and it is currently correcting lower towards…

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What Blockchain Startups Can Learn From Tesla’s Marketing Strategy

After the initial contact, properly embed your product in the mind of every potential client. The best way to do this is to conduct engaging experiences where you introduce people to the great benefits of using the product, both online and offline. Kulbaev, whose Rebound Crypto has helped blockchain startups raise over $30 million, advises…

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2.7M Online Stores Can Accept BTC, LTC, ETH Via Coinbase Commerce

Coinbase Commerce Overhauls Website Coinbase is undoubtedly one of the most multi-faceted companies in the nascent cryptocurrency industry, with the San Francisco-based firm supporting a variety of features, products, and services for consumers, institutions, and retailers/merchants alike. For consumers, there’s Coinbase Consumer (Coinbase.com) and the firm’s ‘pro’ platform. For institutional investors, there’s Coinbase Prime, Index Fund,…

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If Blockchain Can Save A Kid’s Life, Will Paul Krugman Be Satisfied?

Studies suggest people with anti-vaccine sentiments – ‘anti-vaxxers’ – are on the rise. Refusing treatment is a growing trend in America: in states that allow non-medical exemptions (NMEs), two-thirds have seen a rise in the past decade. Routine vaccinations to combat smallpox epidemics in the 18th century was strongly opposed by religious figures. The English preacher…

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Blockchain Ad Tech Can Solve Online Advertising’s $20bn Problem

With over 600m websites and 4bn active users, nothing beats the internet when it comes to exposure. Companies spend more of their advertising budget on online ad campaigns year-on-year, than on print or television adverts. In 2016, online ad expenditure surpassed broadcast and cable television in America, for the first time. From small beginnings, online…

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OmiseGo (OMG) Technical Analysis #001 – OMG Falls Below $6; Can the Bulls Stop It Dropping Further ?

OmiseGO has experienced a 4% price decline over the past 24 hours of trading. The cryptocurrency is currently exchanging hands at $5.96 but has suffered a significant 16.20% price drop over the past 7 trading days. OMG was created by its parent company Omise, which was founded by CEO Jun Hasegawa, whom had worked for…

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Mining Takes A Turd For The Worse, You Can Now Mine Crypto With Your Poop

We know it’s early on a Monday morning, so toilet humour may be a little unsettling but either way, news is news and even if its about poop, if its relevant, we’re going to report on it. Before we begin, let me introduce you to Anaerobic Digestion. In the words of Biogas-info.co.uk: “Anaerobic Digestion (AD)…

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You Can Become a Citizen of Antigua and Barbuda for Less Than 13 BTC

The parliament of Antigua and Barbuda has amended the country’s Citizenship by Investment Programme Act to accept payments in the form of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. With Antigua and Barbuda’s citizenship by way of investment into its National Development Fund having been reduced to a cost of $100,000 USD last year, the price of citizenship…

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Can a Bitcoin ETF Start a Major Bull Run if It Is Approved?

During the next months, the SEC could be approving the first Bitcoin ETF ever. This can happen as early as August the 16th, but some other commentators hint that the decision could be delayed for September. Some experts are predicting an approval by the SEC, and crypto enthusiasts are very bullish about it. But can…

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Here’s How You Can Make $100K, Quick, John McAfee Style

Right okay, this isn’t a get rich scheme, unless you’re an ethical hacker. Also, it also relies on John McAfee being wrong about the security parameters of his own wallet. So actually, you might not be able to make $100,000.00 quick, however the opportunity to make $100,000.00 should be enough to tickle your tastebuds regardless….

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