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Relief Rally Ahead? Litecoin Looks Oversold Below $100

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Litecoin may have hit fresh 2018 lows Wednesday, but could be in for corrective rally courtesy of oversold conditions. The world’s sixth-largest cryptocurrency fell to $93 at 15:10 UTC, the lowest level since Dec. 8, and is currently trading at at $95.80 on Bitfinex, down 9 percent in the last 24 hours. The 48 percent drop Read More

What People Are Saying About Coinbase’s Surprise ETC Listing

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Surprise? That might sum up the reaction among some members of the crypto community Tuesday when U.S.-based exchange startup Coinbase suddenly announced its plans to list ethereum classic (ETC). Ranking just inside the top 20 cryptocurrencies, ETC traces its origins to 2016 and the collapse of the DAO, an ethereum-based funding vehicle that fell apart following Read More

At Ripple’s Snoop Dogg Party, A Search for XRP

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on At Ripple’s Snoop Dogg Party, A Search for XRP
Would this be one of those crypto events? A star past his prime pumping the flavor of the month? As part of the first-ever New York Blockchain Week, Snoop Dogg was booked to perform at the XRP Community Night on Tuesday. The event, as the name would suggest, was meant to celebrate XRP, a cryptocurrency Read More

Zilliqa Becomes Latest Crypto to Break $1 Billion Market Cap

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on Zilliqa Becomes Latest Crypto to Break $1 Billion Market Cap
Zilliqa has become one of just 28 cryptocurrencies to boast a market capitalization over $1 billion. According to CoinMarketCap, Zilliqa passed the $1 billion threshold late Monday and is worth nearly $1.2 billion at the time of writing, making it the world’s 23rd-most valuable cryptocurrency. The rise coincided with the announcement that Zilliqa is available Read More

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

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on A Chain of Its Own: Mobile App Kik to Fork Stellar for Fee-Free Blockchain
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

Energy Giant BP Says It’s Tested ‘Internal’ Tokens

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Energy Giant BP Says It’s Tested ‘Internal’ Tokens
Energy giant BP would consider partnering with blockchain startups that are doing initial coin offerings, and it’s even tested tokens internally, an executive said Wednesday. Speaking at the Blockchain Expo in London, Julian Gray, the technology director for BP’s digital innovation organization, voiced a common theme: non-financial enterprises are perhaps more open to open-blockchain innovation that Read More

Litecoin Cash Has Forked But It’s Hardly Trading

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Litecoin Cash Has Forked But It’s Hardly Trading
Call it a slow start. A plan to launch a new cryptocurrency by forking the litecoin blockchain went off without a technical hitch over the weekend, but at press time, the market isn’t exactly embracing the new coin. Currently trading at just $5 on a little over $1 million in volume, litecoin cash (LCC) is Read More

Red Tide: Double-Digit Losses Sweep Crypto Asset Market

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Red Tide: Double-Digit Losses Sweep Crypto Asset Market
The cryptocurrency markets are a sea of red today, with all the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap reporting double-digit percentage losses for the last 24 hours (at press time). Bitcoin (BTC) has dropped 16 percent over the same period to 10-week lows below $8,000, and is heading towards its worst weekly loss (more than Read More

Ledger-to-Ledger? Hardware Wallet Integrates with Decentralized Exchange

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Ledger-to-Ledger? Hardware Wallet Integrates with Decentralized Exchange
Decentralized exchange startup Radar Relay has announced that it has added support for the Ledger hardware wallet. In a post published Wednesday, the Øx order book provider announced the integration with Ledger, allowing people who use the hardware to transfer ether (the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network) or supported ERC-20-based tokens directly to another Ledger wallet. Read More

3 Web Giants That Could Be Decentralized on a Blockchain

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on 3 Web Giants That Could Be Decentralized on a Blockchain
The web has taken over our lives, and with that, online enterprises have grown into huge monoliths of power. Yet, while tech giants give us access to the stuff we like – music, movies, shopping – blockchain enthusiasts think an individual’s web experience could be greatly improved by decentralization. If the web’s giants decentralize, the Read More