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Bitcoin Is Down, but Ethereum and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Rising

Bitcoin (BTC), by far the most widely held and closely followed digital currency, or cryptocurrency, is down by more than 7% over the past day. However, most other cryptocurrencies are continuing their move upward. Here’s a rundown of the latest price action in the major cryptocurrencies, as well as other top news from the industry. […]

Bitcoin Is Down, but Ethereum and Other Cryptocurrencies Are Rising

Bitcoin (BTC), by far the most widely held and closely followed digital currency, or cryptocurrency, is down by more than 7% over the past day. However, most other cryptocurrencies are continuing their move upward. Here’s a rundown of the latest price action in the major cryptocurrencies, as well as other top news from the industry. […]

Bitcoin: What is the difference between bitcoin and ethereum?

While both bitcoin and ether are cryptocurrencies, the ethereum blockchain is very different from the bitcoin blockchain. Bitcoin was designed purely as a digital currency. The ethereum blockchain is a more general implementation of blockchain technology. Both offer anonymous transactions, and neither of the two is controlled or regulated by a centralised body. However, they […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Dips and Rips Higher

Key Highlights ETH price corrected sharply lower after trading to a new high at $864.53 against the US Dollar. A bullish trend line with current support at $715 acted as a buy zone on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair is currently moving higher and is attempting an upside break […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Consolidation likely in the near future » Brave New Coin

Recent talking points include a blog post by Preethi Kasireddy, “fundamental challenges with public blockchains.” The post outlines several problems faced by blockchain platforms at the moment; limited scalability, limited privacy, lack of formal contract verification, storage constraints, and unsustainable consensus mechanisms – to name a few. Scaling issues on Ethereum became apparent in a post-CryptoKitties world. […]

Augur’s App Token Doubles in Price to Top $100

The price of the digital token underlying Augur’s ethereum-based prediction market has risen sharply in the past day, market data shows. The REP token had seen steady gains earlier in the day, rising 13.13 percent during the morning trading session (between 06:01 UTC and 12:00 UTC) and over 52 percent during the subsequent six-hour afternoon […]

Enterprise Ethereum Alliance forms new digital ID, energy, and multiplatform working groups

The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA), the world’s largest open-source blockchain initiative, launched today three new member-driven working groups in digital identity, energy, and multiplatform interoperability. This brings the total number of EEA industry-led working groups and committees to 17. Each working group is tasked with creating and delivering specific advancements to the development and use […]

Now Official: Bitcoin Cash Listed on Coinbase

We’re excited to announce that customers will be able to buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase. You can read more about Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase FAQ page. Sends and receives are available immediately. Buys and sells will be available to all customers once there is sufficient liquidity on GDAX. We anticipate that this will take […]

Decentralized Token Exchange Radar Relay Raises $3 Million

The team behind Radar Relay, a decentralized token exchange built on top of the 0x protocol, has raised $3 million in venture funding. The round was led by Blockchain Capital and also included Batshit Crazy Ventures, Collaborative Fund, Digital Currency Group, Kindred Ventures, Kokopelli Capital, Notation Capital, Reciprocal Ventures, Sparkland Capital, SV Angel and V1.VC. […]

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