Analyst: Investing in Ethereum Could Be More Profitable than Bitcoin

Investing in Ethereum at its bottom could yield more returns than investing in Bitcoin, said Don Alt. The famous cryptocurrency analyst, who has 82.7k following on Twitter, claimed that his investment paid off when he bought Ether at $121. While he didn’t specify the nature of his trade, he said his investment could return ten times…

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XRP’s tweet volume has a stronger correlation to its trading volume than Bitcoin [BTC] or Ethereum [ETH]

XRP community is one of the most active and passionate crypto-community in the space and according to data from “The Tie”, XRP’s Tweet volume is directly correlated to the Trade volume of XRP. In addition, XRP has the strongest correlation when compared to the dominant cryptocurrency, Bitcoin or Ethereum. The Tie tweeted: “Interesting look at…

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Calvin Ayre: Money Button Better Than BTC Segwit For Micropayments

Calvin Ayre, the Founder of Ayre Group, responded to a piece of news about Jordan Peterson and other intellectuals looking for an alternative to Patreon. He said they could use yours.org instead and implement the Money Button as against segwit BTC. Since the split from Bitcoin Cash, Ayre has always claimed that Bitcoin Satoshi Vision…

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Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro raises price of Petro by more than 100%

The Venezuelan cryptocurrency the Petro has increased in value from 3.600 Bs.s to 9,000 Bs.s. The increase was ordered the country’s president who has been working hard to see the cryptocurrency succeeds. Maduro announced the increase in the price of the Petro against the country’s national currency the Bolivars on Thursday last week which took…

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ProBit exchange order matching faster than Visa

ProBit, a cryptocurrency exchange, is set to be one of its kind as the platform’s trading services are backed by superior technology and noted for having an exceptional matching engine. The engine has the capacity to manage more than 1.5 million transactions per second, making it one of the fastest engine in the world. Additionally,…

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Stellar Price Could Bounce Back Sooner Than Other Currencies

As all cryptocurrencies try to find their own pace once again, it appears Stellar may be one of the first in the top 10 to rebound. Its deficit over Bitcoin has almost been negated, which can easily turn into a net USD gain over the coming hours. How the Stellar price will evolve exactly, is…

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Australian Digital Transformation Agency Tells Senate There Is Better Technology Than Blockchain

Australia’s Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) has told the Senate that there is better technology for every use of blockchain considered today. The agency received AU$700,000 from the Australian 2018-19 Budget to explore blockchain for efficient government services purposes. Australian Government to Launch Blockchain Applications In May, the DTA was sent on a mission to look…

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Xpring Could Give Wider Adoption of XRP than xRapid and xCurrent

In recent times, there has been high concentration on the effect that xCurrent and xRapid will bring to the world banking system and mode of online payments. This two products by Ripple have actually increased XRP adoption. However, one of the products that could have more effects on Rapid adoption of XRP which was launched…

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Ethereum’s Scaling Nightmares May Be Over Sooner Than You Think

Casper, Plasma, Sharding. These are all terms mentioned when it comes to tackling Ethereum’s well-known scalability issues. Each with their own challenges, none of them immediately close in sight. Enter OpenST Mosaic. A Protocol so new (it’s been kept tightly under wraps) that it hasn’t come up as a topic of conversation around the water…

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Binance CEO: More Manipulation in Traditional Markets Than Crypto

Market manipulation is seen by most investors as a serious problem that has to be addressed with regulation as it interferes with the natural market development. The crypto market has continued to grow with an increasing number of investors entering the space. But, institutional investors have struggled to invest in the market, due to concerns…

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Ripple CEO: XRP Ledger Is Much More Decentralized Than The Bitcoin Blockchain

Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, attended the TechCrunch conference and decided to throw a few jabs at Bitcoin while defending his company against some claims that he termed as false. The September 5th conference was organized by TechCrunch’s own Mike Butcher who is an editor for the publication. The Big Questions In his opening speech, Mike…

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Bitcoin blockchain is more centralized than the XRP ledger, says CEO of Ripple

On 5th September, during the TechCrunch conference, Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple Labs Inc., spoke about the Bitcoin and the most common misconception the cryptocurrency space has about XRP, that is, Ripple can freeze transactions and roll them back. The conference was hosted by Mike Butcher, Editor at TechCrunch. Mike started the discussion by speaking…

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An Update Venezuela’s Petro, It’s Looking Worse Than We Thought

The oil-backed Petro, Venezuela’s own sovereign cryptocurrency has hit headlines very recently after authorities in Venezuela announced they would be using the Petro as a tether to the Bolivar, the Venezuelan FIAT currency that is currently struggling under hyperinflation. To give you some context around what is happening in Venezuela, according to Wired, it’s all…

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5 Reasons Why XRP is Still A Better Bet Than Other Alts and even Bitcoin (BTC)

The recent announcement that Ripple has partnered with the three exchanges of Bittrex, Bitso and Coins.ph, is partly the reason XRP has recovered from one of its lowest lows this year. August 14th found XRP valued at $0.26 that even John Bollinger – inventor of Bollinger Bands – was more or less certain that XRP HODLers…

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MetaMask now supports Trezor hardware wallet – private keys more secure than before?

On 7th August, MetaMask, an Ethereum-based browser extension announced Hardware Wallet support for Trezor, a vault that supports digital assets. MetaMask has introduced support for the Hardware Wallet in the 4.9.0 version of the browser extension. MetaMask’s official announcement | Source: Twitter But the fact that users have to move their funds to and fro,…

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Report: Less than 6 Percent of British Cryptocurrency Investors Make Profits

The exponential rise in the use of cryptocurrency is no news, as different altcoins have sprung up, since the successful creation of the world’s flagship cryptocurrency, bitcoin, in 2009. A report from a London-based investment group has thus delivered a technical knockout to the over 20 million Brits who are currently in the business of…

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Ethereum Suddenly Has $8 Billion in Trading Volumes, More Than Bitcoin

Seemingly out of no where and as if by click of fingers, very much overnight, ethereum’s trading volumes have suddenly risen to $7.7 billion, increasing as we write with our screenshots already outdated. A new exchange has made a loud entrance. It comes from Asia, and it comes with some new innovations. Innovations that may…

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BitMEX breaks Bitcoin trading market record – Trades more than 1 million BTC in 24 hours

On 25th July, BitMEX, one of the leading cryptocurrency trading and exchange platform, announced that they broke the cryptocurrency market record by trading more than one million Bitcoin [BTC] in a 24 hours time span. The previous record in the cryptocurrency market for trading was 800,00 Bitcoin which was also held by BitMEX. The platform…

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Is Cardano (ADA) a Better Investment Option than XRP and LTC for The Rest of 2018?

The signs and signals in the crypto-markets are indicating a resurgence of Bitcoin (BTC) to past glory as witnessed in the second half of 2017. By the end of July last year, The King of Crypto was valued at $2,700. Less than 6 months later, and on the 17th of December, BTC was valued at…

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Cryptos Mentioned in Earning Calls More Than Trump, Tariffs, And Just Little Less Than Even Interest Rates

Cryptocurrencies are seemingly talk of town in business halls across America and much of the western world according to sentiment data. For the first quarter of 2018, cryptocurrencies, which includes bitcoin, ICOs, ethereum, and so on, were mention in 6,000 earning calls documents. In contrast, Trump was mentioned in only 200. Interest in tariffs has…

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