Last week ended dramatically for Bitcoin, as the price fell to the range of $1,800 to $1,850, despite the market's expectation for the price correction on the threshold of SegWit mass inclusion. Most of the miners ignored the inclusion deadline of the soft fork USAF, which leaves hope for...
Having clocked an eleven-day high on Sunday, the price of ether, ethereum's native token, may have more gains ahead. As per CoinMarketCap, the cryptocurrency rose to $371.29 yesterday – its highest level since...
The complexity of U.S. financial regulations is holding back distributed ledger technology (DLT) startups, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) says. The GAO's finding, in a report published March 22, is part of a broader analysis of fintech that examines the benefits, risks and regulations associated with the sector....
One of the longest-running cryptocurrency-only exchanges is taking steps to bring its customer registration processes in line with the wider industry. Announced on Dec. 27, U.S.-based exchange service Poloniex revealed it will soon disable all legacy accounts, that is unless these users complete the same verification process as its...
Due to popular demand, another major exchange is listing Ethereum Classic, giving Chinese traders more access to the market via ETC/fiat pairs. If trends are to be followed - more exchanges will follow suit. Classic listing Huobi shared somewhat of a surprise announcement to traders that Ethereum Classic will begin...
Colorado regulators took action against four ICOs Thursday, bringing the state's total number of cease-and-desist orders against crypto startups to 12. The state's "ICO Task Force" rebuked Bitcoin Investments, Ltd, PinkDate, Prisma and Clear Shop Vision Ltd. Where the companies are based is unclear, a spokeswoman for Colorado's Division of...
Dash is currently the seventh biggest digital currency in the world in terms of the total market cap, which is valued at about $1.4 bln and has been increasing after getting accepted on the App Store. Apple has officially authorized the digital currency Dash on its App Store as...
BTC/USD 20.07.2017 Just as other cryptocurrencies, BTC was subject to the overwhelming correction. At one moment, BTC experienced a harsh fall with a clear $1,800 to $1,900 support zone. However, trading volumes were insufficiently high to settle, suggesting a fast rebound, which effectively took place. What we observe on the...
A new startup called CasperLabs has launched with the aim of building a new blockchain based on a version of proof-of-stake (PoS), the experimental consensus protocol most associated with ethereum. Ethereum Foundation researcher Vlad Zamfir will serve...
BTC-E announced in a tweet on June 6, 2017 that it has been experiencing a system overload. As a result, the Bitcoin/Litecoin exchange platform has been experiencing an usually slowdown in its Bitcoin network system causing delay in confirming the transactions. Consecutive DDOS attacks The next day at 5:04 am,...