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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. […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Scaling solutions join the mix » Brave New Coin

Ethereum (ETH) remained in a tight trading range this week near it’s all time high. The market cap now stands at US$43.89 billion with US$1.26 billion in trade volume over the past 24 hours. Holders have seen a 58% increase from November. The number of transactions per day recently hit a new all time high […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Dapp testing network limits » Brave New Coin

Ethereum (ETH) underwent a tumultuous week following a breach of all time highs, and now currently carries a market cap of US$43.8 billion with US$819 million trade volume over the past 24 hours. ETH continues to have more transactions per day than all other cryptocurrencies, excluding Ripple. It is important to note that what constitutes […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Technicals strongly suggest new all time highs » Brave New Coin

Ethereum (ETH) has picked up in the past few days, after being quiet for the past month. The market cap now stands at US$34 million, with US$1 billion traded in the past 24 hours. Price action suggests a re-test of the all time high at US$420, most likely before year’s end. State of the Network […]

YouTube creators can now earn cryptocurrency from watchers using the Brave browser

As traditional banner advertising becomes less reliable, creators are looking for alternative ways to monetize their content. The YouTube community specifically has been fighting related battles lately, with YouTube algorithms demonetizing many videos for unjustified reasons in many cases. That’s where the team behind the Brave browser hopes that its technology will one day come […]

Ethereum Classic Price Analysis – Bullish continuation » Brave New Coin

Ethereum Classic (ETC) now has a market capitalization of US$1.7 billion, making it the 15th largest cryptocurrency. Trading volume recently hit record highs of US$1 billion in a 24 hour period, exceeding even Ethereum (ETH) on that day. Trading volume puts ETC in the top five most traded cryptocurrencies. The coin is up 979% from […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Continued consolidation to end before December » Brave New Coin

Ethereum (ETH) now has a US$29.4 billion market capitalization, second only to Bitcoin (BTC) with US$96.7 billion. Yesterday, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) briefly held the number two spot in the setting of record trading volume from South Korea on weekend hours. Global volume in ETH trading has been ~US$1.5 billion over the past 24 hours, behind […]

Bitcoin Price Analysis – SegWit2x shelved, community relieved » Brave New Coin

Bitcoin now holds a market cap of US$120 billion despite a heavy initial rejection of US$8,000. Bitcoin has now released 79.46% of its total supply through block rewards and will continue to do so on a deflationary schedule. The next block reward halving is set for June 12th, 2020. Miners will then receive 6.25 BTC […]

FIFO, LIFO, or Specific Identification? » Brave New Coin

I regularly receive inquiries from around the country regarding how gains and losses on cryptocurrency transactions are taxed. Unfortunately, to date, IRS guidance has been limited to Notice 2014-21, which, while it doesn’t tell us a whole lot, does make the following clear: For tax purposes, cryptocurrency is property, not currency. Unless you are in […]

Ethereum Price Analysis – Quiet, too quiet » Brave New Coin

Ethereum (ETH) now has a US$28.2 billion market capitalization, second only to Bitcoin’s US$123.2 billion. Volume worldwide has accounted for ~US$290,000 over the past 24 hours, behind that of Bitcoin  (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Ethereum Classic (ETC). Transactions per day have declined sharply recently. Bitcoin’s strong bull run and prominent media mentions have likely sucked […]

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