Ethereum

CME Group Partners to Launch Ether Reference Rate Index

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Derivatives exchange operator CME Group is launching an ether reference rate and a real-time ether-dollar index in partnership with UK-based digital asset trading service Crypto Facilities. The operator noted Monday that it would provide “a daily benchmark price in U.S. dollars” every 24 hours, as well as the real-time price “based on transactions and order Read More

Women In Blockchain And Crypto: How To Tackle Gender Inequality

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Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. The percentage of women invested and involved in cryptocurrency is far lower than that of men. This could be confirmed by numerous surveys and research studies. Moreover, incidents like the North American Bitcoin Conference, Read More

Ethereum Futures Go Live on UK Trading Platform

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Digital asset trading service Crypto Facilities is launching ethereum futures contracts. Announced Friday, the U.K. startup claims the news marks the first time futures for ether – the cryptocurrency that powers the ethereum blockchain – will be traded on a regulated platform. Investors will be able to take long or short positions, which will let them “broaden Read More

Novogratz Launches Benchmark Index of 10 Cryptocurrencies

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Finance Well-known hedge fund manager Michael Novogratz has launched a cryptocurrency benchmark index in partnership with Bloomberg. The index, designed to track the performance of the largest, most liquid coins, consists of 10 cryptocurrencies at its inception. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space New Crypto Index Michael Novogratz. Galaxy Digital Capital Management Read More

A Chain of Its Own: Mobile App Kik to Fork Stellar for Fee-Free Blockchain

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The cryptocurrency that will soon help power the popular Kik messaging app is making a big technology shift — again. Kik’s crypto token, kin, currently exists as an ethereum-based ERC-20 token, yet CoinDesk recently reported that’d the company would be moving to a two-chain system whereby its tokens were supported on both the ethereum blockchain and Read More

NBA Superstar Steph Curry Is Now the First Celebrity CryptoKitty

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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry is getting his own CryptoKitty. More precisely, Curry will be launching the first-ever celebrity-branded CryptoKitty, said Caty Tedman, head of partnerships for the startup behind the tokenized digital cats. The move is part of an effort to expand the collectibles app by adding branded tokens, which may extend beyond Read More

Meetup’s Crypto Secret? Blockchain Scams Are Running Rampant

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The line between crypto education and self-promotion has blurred. And nowhere is this more evident than on social media, where imposters are everywhere and scams are rampant. But as crypto Twitter devolves into all-out chaos, a similar deterioration of discourse is playing out on another popular site for crypto enthusiasts – Meetup.com, the startup acquired by co-working Read More

Reddit Is Hoping to Bring Back Bitcoin Payments, Looking At Ethereum and Litecoin Too

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The CTO of social media platform Reddit has revealed that the company is considering reinstating cryptocurrencies for payments, including bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin. Speaking in an interview with Cheddar, Chris Slowe, the site’s chief technology officer, explained that it was down to high fees on the bitcoin network and a lack of time to update Read More

Reddit Plans to Reinstate Cryptocurrency Payments

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News After Reddit removed Bitcoin Core (BTC) as a form of payment for premium membership services this past March, the company seems to be planning to reinstate the digital asset soon. On Thursday, May 3 in an interview with Cheddar, the company’s chief technology officer (CTO), Chris Slowe, revealed it will be adding BTC again Read More