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vitalik buterin on ethereum scalability
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vitalik buterin on ethereum scalability
Altcoin News

Ethereum Co-Founder, Vitalik, Disagrees with Prolonging of High-Fees

The primary view of the markets suggests an evolution of Ethereum as an exclusive layer for financial settlements. However, Vitalik Buterin doesn’t agree with the narration and sticks to the ‘world computer’ idea.  As reported yesterday on CoinGape, the top applications on Ethereum are all DeFi-based. Today, leading crypto analyst and partner at Castle Island

The primary view of the markets suggests an evolution of Ethereum as an exclusive layer for financial settlements. However, Vitalik Buterin doesn’t agree with the narration and sticks to the ‘world computer’ idea.  As reported yesterday on CoinGape, the top applications on Ethereum are all DeFi-based. Today, leading crypto analyst and partner at Castle Island

Warren Buffet
Bitcoin News
Warren Buffet
Bitcoin News

Warren Buffet Buys Gold Against his Previous Beliefs, Is Bitcoin Next?

Reportedly, Warren Buffet has bought 21 million shares of Barrick Gold. A gold mining company which has maintained a strong correlation with movement in Gold. What Changed Warren’s Mind? In a statement from his previously held believes, Buffet stands for a counter-trading strategy to make money in the market. He says that the rhetoric of

Reportedly, Warren Buffet has bought 21 million shares of Barrick Gold. A gold mining company which has maintained a strong correlation with movement in Gold. What Changed Warren’s Mind? In a statement from his previously held believes, Buffet stands for a counter-trading strategy to make money in the market. He says that the rhetoric of

pos vs pow
Bitcoin News
pos vs pow
Bitcoin News

PoW Vs. PoS: Cardano Creator Attempts to School Bitcoin Maximalists

Bitcoin maximalists, Tone Vays and Jimmy Song show disappointment in recent the altcoin run and fake promises of decentralization. Charles Hoskinson, the creator of Cardano, disagrees and releases a whiteboard tutorial video on PoS Vs. PoW. Which School of Thought is Right? The crypto market’s attention is clawing back to altcoins as they continue to

Bitcoin maximalists, Tone Vays and Jimmy Song show disappointment in recent the altcoin run and fake promises of decentralization. Charles Hoskinson, the creator of Cardano, disagrees and releases a whiteboard tutorial video on PoS Vs. PoW. Which School of Thought is Right? The crypto market’s attention is clawing back to altcoins as they continue to

bitcoin block stable block
Bitcoin News
bitcoin block stable block
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin On-Chain Analysis: ‘Free Float’ Indicator Shows Untapped BCH and BSV Supply

Data analysts website, Coinmetrics, released a new on-chain indicator, the ‘free float supply of cryptocurrencies.’ A look at the free float of Bitcoin and its hard forks reveals that coins haven’t yet been claimed by many users. Moreover, the difference between current and free float supply is way smaller is other altcoins.  The free float

Data analysts website, Coinmetrics, released a new on-chain indicator, the ‘free float supply of cryptocurrencies.’ A look at the free float of Bitcoin and its hard forks reveals that coins haven’t yet been claimed by many users. Moreover, the difference between current and free float supply is way smaller is other altcoins.  The free float

telegram-blockchain-projects
Blockchain News
telegram-blockchain-projects
Blockchain News

Crypto Regulations: Telegram Move Ends Hope for Blockchain Startups

After a judgement in March, where the U.S. District Judge ruled in favor of the SEC to put Telegram’s TON and Gram token on hold, the company moves to end it’s $1.7 billion cryptocurrency project. The founder of Telegram, Pavel Durov, evokes a poignant reminder of the regulatory bodies in the world where he announces that the

After a judgement in March, where the U.S. District Judge ruled in favor of the SEC to put Telegram’s TON and Gram token on hold, the company moves to end it’s $1.7 billion cryptocurrency project. The founder of Telegram, Pavel Durov, evokes a poignant reminder of the regulatory bodies in the world where he announces that the

Bitcoin gold
Stablecoin News
Bitcoin gold
Stablecoin News

Analysts on How Facebook and the US Congress are Promoting Cryptocurrency

Facebook revamps its model for Libra as it outlines new plans to offer digital versions of single FIAT currencies (or stablecoins). The team expects a launch in 2020 itself. ‘Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib and her counsel introduce an Automatic BOOST to Communities (ABC) Act Bill which proposes ‘digital dollar’ implementation. Libra 2.0 Facebook introduces Libra 2.0, a

Facebook revamps its model for Libra as it outlines new plans to offer digital versions of single FIAT currencies (or stablecoins). The team expects a launch in 2020 itself. ‘Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib and her counsel introduce an Automatic BOOST to Communities (ABC) Act Bill which proposes ‘digital dollar’ implementation. Libra 2.0 Facebook introduces Libra 2.0, a

Tether
Stablecoin News
Tether
Stablecoin News

Tether Adds $60 Million to its Inventory, USD Stablecoin Supply Rises over $2.5 bln

The stablecoin supply of cryptocurrencies has been in a strong uptrend in March 2020. Last night, $60 million was added to the inventory of Tether, as the firm prepares for issuance of more USDT. ? ? ? ? ? ? 60,000,000 #USDT (59,854,340 USD) minted at Tether Treasury Tx: https://t.co/TPOhNmxOiq — Whale Alert (@whale_alert) April 2,

The stablecoin supply of cryptocurrencies has been in a strong uptrend in March 2020. Last night, $60 million was added to the inventory of Tether, as the firm prepares for issuance of more USDT. ? ? ? ? ? ? 60,000,000 #USDT (59,854,340 USD) minted at Tether Treasury Tx: https://t.co/TPOhNmxOiq — Whale Alert (@whale_alert) April 2,

us bank charter stablecoin disruptor
Stablecoin News
us bank charter stablecoin disruptor
Stablecoin News

USDT (Tether) Volume Rises by 30% in March, Sell-off or Precursor to Crypto Bulls?

The amount of stablecoins witnesses nearly a 30% rise since the beginning of the month. USDT (Tether) has alone increased from $4.8 billion to over $6.19 billion since March 1, 2020. We notice that the metrics on CoinMarketCap and TradingView might be wrongly reporting the data, missing one of the networks on which USDT is issued. Bitcoin

The amount of stablecoins witnesses nearly a 30% rise since the beginning of the month. USDT (Tether) has alone increased from $4.8 billion to over $6.19 billion since March 1, 2020. We notice that the metrics on CoinMarketCap and TradingView might be wrongly reporting the data, missing one of the networks on which USDT is issued. Bitcoin

venezuela bitcoin argentia
Bitcoin News
venezuela bitcoin argentia
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin is not used as a Store of Value in Venezuela, but as Bridge Currency: Research

A research by Matt Alhborg, a data-scientist and researcher at dlab.vc during a black-out in Venezuela reveals how Venezuela dominates the crypto scene is South America. It also suggests that Bitcoin is primarily used as a ‘bridge currency’ between US Dollar and the local currencies.  The electricity black-out occurred on 7th March with which economic activity

A research by Matt Alhborg, a data-scientist and researcher at dlab.vc during a black-out in Venezuela reveals how Venezuela dominates the crypto scene is South America. It also suggests that Bitcoin is primarily used as a ‘bridge currency’ between US Dollar and the local currencies.  The electricity black-out occurred on 7th March with which economic activity

Bitcoin dominance
Bitcoin News
Bitcoin dominance
Bitcoin News

Is Bitcoin Dying? On-Chain Analyst Explains Why Transactions are Decreasing

Looks like Bitcoin is dying, again. A rhetoric that has come up many times in the past 10 years. Currently, a price drop coupled with mining capitulation has naysayers again making weak hands quit their HODL positions. Moreover, now the number of transactions on the blockchain is also witnessing a drop.  It has dropped from

Looks like Bitcoin is dying, again. A rhetoric that has come up many times in the past 10 years. Currently, a price drop coupled with mining capitulation has naysayers again making weak hands quit their HODL positions. Moreover, now the number of transactions on the blockchain is also witnessing a drop.  It has dropped from

bitcoin-japan-stablecoin
Bitcoin News
bitcoin-japan-stablecoin
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin [BTC] and XRP Account for 85% of Exchange Holdings in Japan: Report

Nic Carter, a Partner Castle Island Ventures and co-founder of Coinmetrics.io, brought into light a report of cryptocurrency holdings of Japanese Exchanges. The report presents the monthly holdings data on Japanese crypto exchanges since December 2018. The number of reported users vs. active users has a discrepancy of about 1.1 million. He tweeted, update: apparently theres

Nic Carter, a Partner Castle Island Ventures and co-founder of Coinmetrics.io, brought into light a report of cryptocurrency holdings of Japanese Exchanges. The report presents the monthly holdings data on Japanese crypto exchanges since December 2018. The number of reported users vs. active users has a discrepancy of about 1.1 million. He tweeted, update: apparently theres

stellar coin burn
Altcoin News
stellar coin burn
Altcoin News

Stellar [XLM] Supply Cut by Half, but Market Capitalization Changes by 20%- Here’s Why

The Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) announces a token burn of more than 50% of its total supply. The decision was made to improve the efficiency of the development of the token. The price of XLM gained over 20% following the announcement. Decreasing the supply has a positive effect on the crypto token, but not up

The Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) announces a token burn of more than 50% of its total supply. The decision was made to improve the efficiency of the development of the token. The price of XLM gained over 20% following the announcement. Decreasing the supply has a positive effect on the crypto token, but not up

bitcoin highest rise in history
Bitcoin News
bitcoin highest rise in history
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin [BTC] Price Makes History with 35% Rise in a Day – Here’s How it Happened

Bitcoin [BTC] surges from $7,400 to record a high at $10,350. It’s price recorded a huge 35% rise on the daily. The rise from $7400 to $10000 occurred in less than 12 hours. Moreover, it was characterized by three large candles — the last being the longest with a $900 rise in an hour. The

Bitcoin [BTC] surges from $7,400 to record a high at $10,350. It’s price recorded a huge 35% rise on the daily. The rise from $7400 to $10000 occurred in less than 12 hours. Moreover, it was characterized by three large candles — the last being the longest with a $900 rise in an hour. The

Altcoin News
Altcoin News

CFTC Chairman Optimistic on Launch of Ethereum Futures and other Crypto Derivatives

CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert confirmed his belief at the DC Fintech Week that Ethereum futures are around the corner. In all probability, sometime between 6 months to a year (post-April 2020). According to an excerpt from the conversation by the fireside with reporters and crypto-enthusiasts, the chairman noted that, currently, CFTC only views Bitcoin and Ethereum

CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert confirmed his belief at the DC Fintech Week that Ethereum futures are around the corner. In all probability, sometime between 6 months to a year (post-April 2020). According to an excerpt from the conversation by the fireside with reporters and crypto-enthusiasts, the chairman noted that, currently, CFTC only views Bitcoin and Ethereum

bitcoin or gold sov
Bitcoin News
bitcoin or gold sov
Bitcoin News

Analysts Suggest Why Bitcoin is a More Cost Effective Store of value than Gold

Bitcoin [BTC] is an emerging asset class. While crypto-enthusiasts continue to criticize its technical prowess compared to the newer cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin is highly efficient to Gold – the number one ‘safe haven.‘ Both Bitcoin and gold make a good store of value due to their limited supply. While Gold has 1000 years of history behind

Bitcoin [BTC] is an emerging asset class. While crypto-enthusiasts continue to criticize its technical prowess compared to the newer cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin is highly efficient to Gold – the number one ‘safe haven.‘ Both Bitcoin and gold make a good store of value due to their limited supply. While Gold has 1000 years of history behind

Update - SEC Postpones VanEck Bitcoin ETF But Bitcoin Price Responds Positively
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Update - SEC Postpones VanEck Bitcoin ETF But Bitcoin Price Responds Positively
Altcoin News

SEC Raises ‘Securities’ Alarms: Plans to Probe into These Cryptocurrencies

The SEC has issued a tender for companies to apply for setting up nodes to monitor on-chain Off-the-shelf companies (COTS) with tailor-made products and solutions will be eligible to apply. It essentially means that it only includes existing companies which are already engaging in research and monitoring activities. The SEC wishes the company to “support

The SEC has issued a tender for companies to apply for setting up nodes to monitor on-chain Off-the-shelf companies (COTS) with tailor-made products and solutions will be eligible to apply. It essentially means that it only includes existing companies which are already engaging in research and monitoring activities. The SEC wishes the company to “support