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Ethereum’s Next Hard Fork Constantinople gets Delayed as Developers Find Bugs in the Code

Ethereum’s next hard fork, dubbed Constantinople which was on track for November release has been delayed for early 2019. The same was confirmed by developers in a meeting as they found several bugs that were released on a test network. Constantinople plans delay other proposed changes as well The Constantinople hard fork, upon successful implementation, was expected to… Read More »

Litecoin Fees to be Reduced 10x to “Half a Cent” with the LTC Core 0.17 Release

Litecoin fees are about to get reduced 10 times with the new Litecoin Core launch due to a surge in its fees after Litecoin hit its all-time high (ATH) at $320. Litecoin to Lower Fees to “half a cent” with the Next Litecoin Core Release The upcoming launch of Litecoin Core 0.17 will reduce the network fees about… Read More »

Square’s Launch of Point-of-Sale Terminal Triggers Speculation for Cryptocurrency Integration

According to the official announcement, consumer and merchant payment network, Square Inc. has launched its point-of-sale (PoS) terminal. While the news in itself was great for the company, the recent activities of Square Inc. make crypto enthusiast believe this device could soon have a cryptocurrency integration. Square’s patent for cryptocurrency payments via merchant integration sparks speculation The launch… Read More »

Tron (TRX) Surpasses Ethereum (ETH) in Daily Transaction, Justin Sun says “It’s Just the Beginning”

The world’s 11th largest cryptocurrency surpassed 2nd largest cryptocurrency Ethereum (ETH) in daily transactions as transactions on Tron network reaches about 600k. Transactions on Tron network hikes to 600k For the first time, Tron (TRX) has surpassed Ethereum (ETH) in daily transactions as Tron founder and CEO took to Twitter to announce: “It is the first time that… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Bitcoin Returns to Previous Range After Tether Caused Price Surge

Bitcoin had experienced a surge in price over the past few days, largely attributed to the slip on the USD Tether peg. The market has returned to its previous equilibrium level before the surge in price. Support levels moving forward; $6558, $6453, $6261, $6189, $6032, $6000. Resistance levels moving forward; $6639, $6715, $6824, $6862, $7053, $7300, $7431, $7606..… Read More »

XRP’s Cobinhood Listing may Trigger a Bullish Trend

Any listing of coin on prominent exchanges does give an upward push to prices of that coin. But considering the wider reach of Cobinhood exchange and the popularity of XRP, a lot of analyst on the street believe this listing could be much more than just an upward push to the prices of XRP and but altogether could… Read More »

World’s Largest Security Company to Further Boost Institutional Investment by offering Crypto Custody Services

The latest name to enter the crypto world is the biggest security company, UK-based G4S that will be offering crypto custody services. This will lower the barrier and further boost the crypto adoption by institutional investors. A vault storage for crypto from world’s largest security firm G4S G4S, a multinational securities company is the newest addition to the… Read More »

Bullish Case: >170% Increase in CME Bitcoin Futures ADV while SEC Launches FinHub to Support Tech Innovation

Bitcoin market might be slow moving, but CME Bitcoin Futures average daily trading volume is constantly on a rise in comparison to previous quarters. Meanwhile, SEC launches FinHub to better understand and support emerging technologies. CME Bitcoin Futures average daily trading volume on a steady rise Bitcoin is still in the red while not seeing much activity. However,… Read More »

Bitcoin showing Classic Signs of “Breakout” while Ethereum to Hit $500 before year end – Analysts

The inactive market just might be over as Mati Greenspan shares Bitcoin’s potential breakout is “only a matter of time now” while tech expert and business analyst Ian Mcleod states Ethereum’s adoption will drive Ether price to $500 before year end and to continue upward through 2019. Increasing BTC TPS means Bitcoin nearing the flat cycle end At… Read More »

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Turned Bearish Below $6,500

Bitcoin price failed to climb above the $6,500 and $6,540 resistances against the US Dollar. BTC/USD moved into a bearish zone and it could tumble to $6,290. Important points Bitcoin price started a fresh decline and moved below the $6,500 support zone. BTC/USD broke a major ascending channel pattern with support at $6,440 on the 2-hours chart. BTC… Read More »