Tag Archives: Altcoin News

Nano (NANO) Now Accepted at the Bitcoin Superstore

On the 17th of August, Nano (NANO) became the 8th cryptocurrency supported by the Bitcoin Superstore. The full list of accepted cryptocurrencies is as follows: Bitcoin (BTC) Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Dash (DASH) Ethereum (ETH) Litecoin (LTC) Nano (NANO) Tron (TRX) XRP Customers of the Bitcoin Superstore can buy items from retailers such as Amazon, Alibaba, John Lewis and… Read More »

Bitcoin ABC Calls nChain’s Bluff, Vows to Proceed with Contentious Hard Fork Upgrade

Bitcoin Cash development team Bitcoin ABC isn’t backing down from its plan to release a contentious software upgrade in November, despite vows from other development teams and at least one major mining pool to continue using software that is incompatible with the new ABC client. On Monday, Bitcoin ABC released version 0.18.0 of its full The post Bitcoin… Read More »

16 New Employees and 5 Exit at BitTorrent Since Acquisition by Tron (TRX)

Justin Sun and the Tron (TRX) Foundation officially acquired the famous peer-to-peer platform of BitTorrent back in mid June. The transaction was completed through Rainberry Acquisition Inc. and for a heavy price tag of $120 Million in cash. The BitTorrent firm even went ahead to make it official with a tweet that stated the following: It’s official. BitTorrent… Read More »

Bittrex Official Adds XRP/USD and ETC/USD Pairs

Popular crypto exchange, Bittrex, has officially added XRP/USD and ETC/USD trading pairs effective August 20th, 2018. In the Twitter announcement that was made on the same day, the team at the exchange stated the following: Today, we’re adding XRP and ETC to our USD (Fiat) markets in addition to previously announced USD pairs for Bitcoin (BTC), Tether (USDT),… Read More »

SEC Have Until Thursday 23rd August, to Decide on the ProShares Bitcoin ETFs

The Bitcoin (BTC) ETF saga at the SEC will go on for a while with another pair of ETF sponsored by two firms – ProShares in conjunction with NYSE Arca – due for a verdict on this Thursday, August 23rd. The two ETFs are the ProShares Bitcoin ETF and the ProShares Short Bitcoin ETF. The ruling on these… Read More »

Key Executive Exit Leaves Tron’s Acquisition of BitTorrent Lacklustre

The much-celebrated acquisition of BitTorrent by Tron seems to be on bumpy roads already, especially as far as retaining talent is concerned.  In the recent news that is surfacing reports that two senior management employees which were from BitTorrent have already resigned. The report also states that three other employees that came to Tron from BitTorrent have also… Read More »

Bitcoin Jesus Roger Ver is a Scamster, Claims a Redditor

The controversy around Roger Ver and his promotion of Bitcoin Cash seems never-ending. Every time he has pushed for the BCH coin over Bitcoin, he has landed up in a controversy proving the theories and stories he is building around BCH is untrue. Its also been a tough time for Ver to win true believers that BCH is… Read More »

How Cardano’s (ADA) Marlowe Plans To Disrupt Financial Smart Contracting

Cardano (ADA) has unveiled the use cases of Marlowe, a domain specific language (DSL) which is targeted at the execution of financial contracts in the style of Peyton Jones among other researchers on blockchains. The Marlowe domain-specic language (DSL), according to IOHK, is modeled as an algebraic type in Haskell, together with an executable small-step semantics. Marlowe is… Read More »

Tezos Price Rallies 13 Percent as Wider Cryptocurrency Market Slips

Advertisement Tezos (XTZ) is experiencing a period of gains, defying the stalled momentum of the wider cryptocurrency market. As of August 20, the token traded at $1.57, up more than 13 percent in 24 hours, taking it up to number 16 on the CoinMarketCap token ranking. Coinone Listing Yesterday August 19, Coinone, a South Korean exchange, announced on Twitter… Read More »

EOS Maintains Top Spot in Latest China Blockchain Index Ranking

EOS has retained its top spot in the latest ranking of public blockchain projects released by the Chinese government. This latest ranking is the fourth since the index debuted at the end of May 2018. The rankings, developed by the China Electronic Information Industry Development Research Institute as well as the China Software Testing Center aims to create… Read More »