Fighting Corruption with More Transparent Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

Fighting Corruption with More Transparent Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains

Addressing corruption has proven to be a rather problematic venture. Both cryptocurrencies and blockchain may prove to be of great value in this regard. Their lack of anonymity and privacy will help establish a more secure ecosystem moving forward. Cryptocurrencies Can Address Corruption Corruption still thrives in this day and age of technological advances. Even […]

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Cardano Price Technical Analysis ADA USD

Cardano Price Technical Analysis – ADA/USD Accelerates Decline

Key Highlights ADA price failed to correct higher and it declined below the $0.3500 support level against the US Dollar (tethered). There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance at $0.3650 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is currently trading below the $0.3500 level and […]

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Venezuela Named Cheapest Country to Mine Crypto as El Petro is Launched

Venezuela Named Cheapest Country to Mine Crypto as El Petro is Launched

As president, Nicolas Maduro rolls out the El Petro ICO, Venezuela is named the cheapest country in the world to mine Bitcoin. But is it also the most expensive place to live? The manual for the first 82.4 million units of the Venezuelan cryptocurrency, El Petro was made available for download in multiple languages yesterday to […]

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Ripple Price Technical Analysis XRP USD

Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Declines Below $1.00

Key Highlights Ripple price struggled to gain momentum above $1.15 and declined sharply against the US dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line forming with current resistance at $1.02 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from SimpleFx). The pair is currently trading well below the $1.00 support and it remains […]

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Crypto Mining Craze Creates Global GPU Shortage

Crypto Mining Craze Creates Global GPU Shortage

The cryptocurrency bull run of 2017 attracted multitudes of investors looking to get rich quick but it also created a mining boom that has resulted in a worldwide shortage of computer components. Miners Plunder Singapore, Hong Kong For Cheap Rigs Scores of miners from around the world come to the electronics bazaars in Asia to buy […]

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Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 02/21/2018 – Waiting for More Buyers

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 02/21/2018 – Waiting for More Buyers

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price sold off from its rising wedge support previously highlighted, signaling that a downtrend may be in order. However, price is still testing support at the rising trend line connecting the lows since the start of the month. Technical indicators are also suggesting that bullish momentum could return. Bitcoin price […]

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Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis BCH USD

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Breaks Down

Key Points Bitcoin cash price declined sharply and broke a major support area near $1,450 against the US Dollar. There was a break below two bullish trend lines at $1,505 and $1,450 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from SimpleFX). The pair traded as low as $1,312 and it is currently correcting higher. […]

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Asian Altcoin Trading Roundup: Top Cryptocurrency is OmiseGO

Asian Altcoin Trading Roundup: Top Cryptocurrency is OmiseGO

After a few days in the green crypto markets are correcting today and red is dominating the coin charts. A small selloff has started as traders take profits during the Asian session. Bitcoin has retracted by around 2% to $11,300 and most of the altcoins have followed it down. Only one or two are still […]

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What SegWit Means for Bitcoin, Bitfinex, Lightning Network

What SegWit Means for Bitcoin, Bitfinex, Lightning Network

SegWit Adoption SegWit adoption has been steadily rising since its release in August 2017, albeit not as quickly as some would like. The problem is that it has to happen piece by piece, with each wallet, exchange, or other service provider rolling out the compatible address itself. Because each organization has both its own type of process […]

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Australian University Launches Nation’s First Blockchain Course

Australian University Launches Nation’s First Blockchain Course

Recognising its importance as a revolutionary technology, an Australian university has today announced the country’s first course on blockchain technology. It’s being hosted by Melbourne’s RMIT University and is scheduled to start in mid-March. Blockchain Skills in High Demand The eight-week short-course aims to address the current vacuum of young talent familiar with blockchain technology. […]

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Common Crypto Scams and How To Avoid Them

Common Crypto Scams and How To Avoid Them

The cryptocurrency space possesses two qualities that make it the ideal environment for scams. Firstly, there is no shortage of legitimate anecdotes about people who have enjoyed immense wealth courtesy of early digital currency investments. The proliferation of such tales provides the perfect backdrop for a “get rich quick” scheme. Secondly, since the technology is […]

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Tesla: Elon Musk’s Cloud Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency

Tesla: Elon Musk’s Cloud Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency

According to security research firm RedLock’s Cloud Security Intelligence (CSI) team, electric car manufacturer Tesla’s cloud account was hacked and used to mine cryptocurrency. The report, released Monday, comes as crypto-related cybercrime is on the rise and users and exchanges are struggling to keep up with hackers and the constantly evolving methods they employ to steal money and information. […]

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SegWit Finally Embraced by Coinbase and Bitfinex, Bright Future Ahead

SegWit Finally Embraced by Coinbase and Bitfinex, Bright Future Ahead

Today, Coinbase — cryptocurrency exchange, brokerage, wallet, and operator of GDAX — and Hong Kong-based exchange Bitfinex have announced the implementation of P2SH Segregated Witness (SegWit). As per the companies’ tweets, users will experience improved transaction processing times and lower fees across the Bitcoin network. Our engineering team has finished testing of SegWit for Bitcoin […]

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NAGA Starts Pre-Registration for NAGA Debit Card

NAGA Starts Pre-Registration for NAGA Debit Card

NAGA has officially started the pre-registration for its fully-functioning, crypto-friendly NAGA Debit Card. There are 10,000 pre-registration slots available for the chip-based MasterCard. Further information on how to secure your personal pre-registration slot can be found on the NAGA Coin website. Usability The NAGA Debit Card will fill a huge hole in the current crypto […]

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shinechain

ShineChain Brings the First Blockchain-Based Mutual Insurance Platform

ShineChain, A Global Mutual Insurance Community Based on Blockchain Technology, redefines the insurance marketplace. Led by its CEO Jin Hui, ShineChain is backed by a dedicated team of experts having an extensive industry experience and are all set to bring their vision to reality. Jin Hui, the CEO of ShineChain, explains that industry experts realize […]

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Long Blockchain Struggling: Nasdaq Issues Delisting Notice

Long Blockchain Struggling: Nasdaq Issues Delisting Notice

Long Blockchain, the company formerly known as Long Island Iced Tea, has announced a new CEO and plans to spin off its original iced tea business. But there’s a problem: According to company’s balance sheets, it has no income or assets related to blockchain or cryptocurrency. Long Blockchain has been attempting to rebrand itself — […]

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The Otcrit Platform aims to make a better market

The Otcrit Platform aims to make a better market

The crypto-market has been booming for the last year and numerous exchanges have been created following the new trend. Almost all of them, however, have one main purpose – to make as much profit as possible. Tokens are getting listed just because their creators can afford the costly procedures and fees, and users are left […]

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