Archive | October 11, 2017

Bitcoin.org Publishes List Against Businesses and Miners Supporting the 2X Fork

On October 11, the web portal Bitcoin.org published its controversial hard fork warning update that contains a list of companies and services that have pledged to support the Segwit2x hard fork this November. The website operators believe the 2MB fork is not supported by the majority of users and developers within the bitcoin ecosystem, and […]

Betting on bitcoin – The Boston Globe

The Boston GlobeBetting on bitcoinThe Boston GlobeThe price of bitcoin is up 700 percent over the past 12 months, and 1,800 percent in the past 24 months. At over $4,800 on Wednesday, a single unit of the virtual currency is now worth more than three t…

Globitex Launch Token Sale for Spot and Derivatives Exchange in Bitcoin

  The project, which is co-founded by former Executive Director and Founding Board Member of the Bitcoin Foundation Jon Matonis, aims to scale Bitcoin economically in order to become a truly useful currency of global trade and settlement. 11th October, 2017, Gibraltar, Institutional Bitcoin exchange Globitex, which is currently in limited beta, is holding a […]

Bitcoin retaking place as crypto king as smaller tokens slide – Economic Times

Economic TimesBitcoin retaking place as crypto king as smaller tokens slideEconomic TimesBut it could also be that bitcoin is benefiting as investors are becoming wary of tokens sold in initial coin offerings — maybe the Wu-Tang Coin, or Paris Hilton and Floyd Mayweather publicizing their ICO investments on social media was a bit much …8 […]

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Steady Above $300

Key Highlights ETH price traded with a slight bullish tone and moved above the $300 level against the US Dollar. There are two bullish trend lines forming with support at $302.40 and $299.50 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The …

Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Approaching Break

Key Highlights Ripple price is trading in a range above the $0.2550 support area against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted contracting triangle pattern with current resistance at $0.2640 is intact on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data sour…

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – BCH/USD Remains At Risk

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is trading in a range below the $320 level against the US Dollar. There is a short term contracting triangle forming with resistance at $315 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken). The price remains at a ri…

How Crypto Price is Controlled by Dark Markets

You hear stories like that all the time — someone bought, mined, or get payed in Bitcoins in 2011, dumped old computer, and then — bam! — the coins are worth 4 000 $ each in 2017. There is no use crying over spilled crypto milk — very few saw that coming. But what caused such massive cash influx into Bitcoin? Why it […]