EOS Stablecoin? Blockchain Startup Havven Plans Launch By Year End

A blockchain startup aimed to offer cross-blockchain payments has announced it is planning to bring its existing stablecoin to the EOS network. Called Havven, the Australia-based project said in a release on Wednesday that it is expecting to issue its nUSD stablecoin on EOS by the end of this year after the U.S. dollar-pegged token first launched on… Read More »

Crypto Market Decline Continues Amidst SEC Decision to Extend Bitcoin ETF Ruling

The cryptocurrency markets shed approximately $20 billion following the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s decision to delay the highly anticipated CBoE BZX Exchange Bitcoin ETF until September 30th, 2018.  Immediately following the SEC’s announcement, the cryptocurrency markets went from a daily high of approximately $257 billion to a daily low of $236 billion. SEC’s Bitcoin ETF Decision Highly… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Accelerating Losses Below $700

Key Points Bitcoin cash price declined sharply and broke the $700 and $670 support levels against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted important bearish trend line prevented gains near $705 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is under a lot of pressure and it could slide further towards the $620 support.… Read More »

EOS Price Watch: Eyes on These Next Support Zones

EOS Price Key Highlights EOS price looks prime for a break of a short-term support zone, paving the way for further declines. Price is also trending lower inside a descending channel visible on the 4-hour and daily time frames. Horizontal support levels are also nearby, and buyers might be waiting to defend those areas once tested. EOS is… Read More »

‘Time Traveler’ Millionaire Wants to Open Australia’s First Cryptocurrency Bank

While some major banks have refused to go near anything related to virtual currencies, Australia might see its first cryptocurrency bank in the not-too-distant future. That’s if one of the country’s leading entrepreneurs, Fred Schebesta, can make his goal a reality. According to News.com, the founder of the country’s leading comparison website, Finder, is not deterred by the… Read More »

Code as a Weapon: Amir Taaki Wants You to Join the Real Crypto Revolution

There are many words that could be used to describe Amir Taaki – but today, ambitious is best. The infamous bitcoin developer – known for co-creating Dark Wallet, Darkleaks and OpenBazaar – took the stage during a hackathon he hosted in the wake of the Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS) in Barcelona last week, the same city where he plans to… Read More »

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Aiming for Wedge Bottom?

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is on another day of declines, possibly setting its sights on longer-term support zones. Price has already closed below the 50 SMA to reflect a pickup in selling pressure. The next downside target might be the yearly lows or the bottom of the falling wedge on the daily chart. Bitcoin price appears… Read More »

XRP, Litecoin Fall to Lowest Prices Yet Seen in 2018

The price of XRP, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to a new 2018 low on Wednesday. Data from Bitfinex shows the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.35 – seven cents from the previous yearly low of $0.42 in July. Indeed the current price stands at its lowest level since December 12, 2017, days before XRP shot up… Read More »

‘Neither Useful Nor Useless’: Andreas Antonopoulos On Writing ‘Mastering Ethereum’

Andreas Antonopoulos took critics to task over his decision to write a book about Ethereum and other altcoins in a recent Q&A session after a query claiming he was “not remaining faithful” to Bitcoin. ‘Don’t Be Under Any Illusion’ In the session, published last week, the celebrated cryptocurrency educator and Bitcoin proponent defended his motivation to write ‘Mastering… Read More »