Tag Archives: Transactions

Confidential Transactions Could Add Anonymity to Bitcoin and Litecoin

Privacy Privacy coins have rocketed this year, fueled by the increasing ease with which bitcoin transactions can be de-anonymized and traced to real world identities. Zcash, which was a $10 coin in January, peaked at $376 in June, while monero started the year at $12 before reaching $136 in August. Now, testing […]

Ethereum Process Approximately Twice More Transactions Than Bitcoin

The Ethereum network now processes twice the transactions than bitcoin on a daily basis, as it settles more than 520,000 transactions per day on average. Since the beginning of 2017, the Ethereum Foundation and the open-source development community of Ethereum have increasingly focused on developing innovative scaling solutions such as Plasma and sharding. Several hard […]

$700 Million Stuck in 115,000 Unconfirmed Bitcoin Transactions

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bitcoin recently saw a meteoric rise in value over the past 30 days, but soon endured a major correction and saw its value drop from $7,500 to $6,407.62 at press time. The bitcoin dominance index dropped from over 62 percent to 53.4 […]

Ethereum Processed Over 44% More Transactions Than Bitcoin In Last 24 Hours

November 10, 2017 12:04 AM The Ethereum blockchain has confirmed significantly more transactions in the past 24 hours than the Bitcoin blockchain. In the last 24 hours, the Ethereum blockchain processed over 44% more transactions that the Bitcoin blockchain, confirming a grand total of 477,780 to Bitcoin’s 331,556. Additionally, the number of pending transactions on […]

Politician Ron Paul is Worried Big Brother is Spying on Your Bitcoin Transactions

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Former U.S. representative and presidential candidate Ron Paul is concerned about the government’s ability to monitor cryptocurrency usage. Ron Paul Worried Big Brother Can Spy on Bitcoin Paul, a retired Republican lawmaker with strong libertarian leanings, has long advocated that the U.S. […]

Ethereum is Processing More Transactions Than Bitcoin After Byzantium Fork

Donald McIntyre, the founder of Etherplan and highly regarded Ethereum analyst, revealed on October 19 that the Ethereum network has begun to process more transactions than Bitcoin after the Byzantium hard fork. At the time of reporting, the Ethereum network is processing around 540,000 transactions on a daily basis, nearly twice as that of the […]

Fintech Select Completes Cryptocurrency API Integration For Point of Sale Transactions TSX Venture Exchange:FTEC

October 24, 2017 06:00 ET | Source: Fintech Select Ltd. TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fintech Select Ltd. (“Fintech Select” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:FTEC) is pleased to announce that it has completed API Integration for Cryptocurrency capability for the Company’s existing Point of Sale (POS) infrastructure. As announced on October […]

Royal Bank Of Canada CEO Calls For Monitoring Of Cryptocurrency Transactions

News world RBC CEO David McKay has called for cryptocurrency transactions to be monitored as a means of combatting money laundering and terrorist financing. In an October 19 interview on CNBC, Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) CEO David McKay claimed that cryptocurrency’s main function is currently to “move money in a hidden way,” a role […]

Ethereum Network Transactions Spiked To Record!

The second in lead – Ethereum blockchain is growing as its use is too like never before. ETH’s Network transactions have just stepped to a new record of 505,611 on Oct 17, 2017. The level that has just been achieved [for 5,000 bested the previous record] is indicating that the network’s associated virtual currency – […]

How Second-Layer Solutions Enable Private Transactions and Help Ethereum To Scale

Since early 2017, the developers behind most leading public blockchain networks such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have begun to actively develop second-layer solutions mainly for scalability purposes. Most notably, in Bitcoin, the Bitcoin Core development team has integrated Segregated WItness (SegWit), a scaling and transaction malleability solution which decreases the size of transactions by removing […]

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