Monthly Archives: August 2018

Below $300: Ether Price Hits New Low for 2018

Ether, the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest price of 2018 on Monday. At 16:50 UTC during Monday’s trading session, the cryptocurrency fell below $300 dollars for the first time since November 12, 2017, according to CoinDesk’s Ethereum Price Index (EPI).  ETH was last seen trading at an average price of $289.16, marking a roughly 9.6 percent decline since the day’s open. At press time, ETH is the biggest loser among the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization and is reporting a 7-day […]

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Roger Ver Planning ICO For Bitcoin.com

Bitcoin (BTC/BCH)–Roger Ver, the at times controversial figure associated with Bitcoin Cash and the current CEO of Bitcoin.com, has come out in a recent video stating he is considering an ICO for the aforementioned website. While Bitcoin Cash prepares for the advent of the Wormhole Cash protocol, a new development that will allow for the creation of novel tokens on the BCH platform (similar to TRON and Ethereum), Ver is considering issuing an initial coin offering to supplement the function of Bitcoin.com. In a video first published […]

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Silk Road Questions Unanswered as Ulbricht Gathers 60K Clemency Signatures

Ross Ulbricht was sentenced to life in prison back in 2015 for operating the Silk Road marketplace but many people believe he should be set free. The Ulbricht family, aided by his new Twitter account @RealRossU, has managed to gather close to 60,000 signatures in a petition for his clemency. Meanwhile, many questions surrounding the government’s Silk Road investigation and the sale of Ulbricht’s bitcoins. Also read: Coingeek Speaks on Consensus Changes and Next-Gen ASIC Chip The Many Unanswered Silk Road Questions Suppressed by the US Government Ross […]

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A Thin Ice Market — Altcoins Bleed Out

On Monday morning, the cryptocurrency market awoke to a horrific sight, with the market reestablishing new year-to-date lows amidst an altcoin ‘cliff dive’. Bitcoin May Have Sprained Its ‘Ankle’, But Altcoins Have Broken Some ‘Bones’ The cryptocurrency market remains on thin ice, as Bitcoin teeters above the ever so important level of support at $5,800, while altcoins threaten to drag the price of BTC down with them. At the time of writing, Bitcoin is down 1% on the day, falling to $6,250, which is only a small […]

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Binance Denies 400 BTC Listing Quote; Accuser Responds “You are a F***king Liar”

News.Bitcoin.com feature ‘Cryptowhispers’ reported on what has turned from rumor to an all-out verbal war between two well-known figures in the cryptoverse. It began last week when Christopher Franko, co-founder of the Expanse project, took to Twitter and accused popular exchange Binance of quoting 400 bitcoin to list a token. The exchange’s head, Changpeng Zhao, has since responded rather personally to Mr. Franko, and, well, all hell has broken out. Get some popcorn. Also read: Report: 15,000 Twitter Crypto Scam Giveaway Bots Binance Slams Expanse Co-Founder for […]

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Ether Falls Below $300 for the First Time Since November 2017 Amidst ERC-20 Projects Sell-Off

Ether (ETH), the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell below $300 for the first time in 2018 on Monday, August 13, reaching levels last seen in November 2017. According to CoinMarketCap data, at 16:44 UTC Ether went below $300 to reach $299.68. One hour later the cryptocurrency’s average exchange rate was $289.16. This made Ether the biggest loser among the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization with reported 24-hour loss of 9.36 percent. Over the seven-day streak its price fell by over 28 percent, and its […]

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Tether Prints 50 Million USDT, The Controversy Continues

Tether is the project that you either love, hate, or know nothing about. For individuals falling into the latter category, here’s a quick overview of this often controversial topic. Tether Remains A Controversy  Tether is a stablecoin that is inherently tied to the value of one U.S. dollar and is reportedly backed by legitimate reserves. Many use USDT as a method to find solace in a bear market, as you can trade your altcoins/Bitcoin into Tether, in an act fittingly named “tethering”, to maintain the dollar value of your […]

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Blockchain Project Luxcore (LUX) Appoints Crypto Pundit John McAfee CEO

Luxcore (LUX), a blockchain solutions and services ecosystem, has announced cryptocurrency pundit John McAfee as CEO. The blockchain company, which focuses on designing and building enterprise ready security and privacy products, says the decision to make John the company’s CEO is among its reorganization strategies that are purposely designed to bring about significant business growth of the cryptocurrency Lux Coin. The platform said in a message to the blockchain community: “We are excited to announce @officialmcafee as the new CEO of Luxcore! John’s appointment is part of […]

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Spreading Bitcoin Awareness in Las Vegas #2 (August 2018)

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Facebook Contest: Tron (TRX) Dishes Out iPhone X

The CEO of Tron (TRX), Justin Sun has announced the winner of its recently conducted Facebook Video Contest, rewarding winners with an iPhone X, and $100 worth of Amazon cards to the winners. Sofia Verga received an iPhone X while the remaining five: Charity Compassion Coin – CCC, Wilbert K.Varquez, Brady Pugliese, Denis Li, Cody Dulski, received an Amazon card worth $100 each. Justin in a tweet today said: “Congratulations to the winners of the #TRON Video Contest on Facebook!! Sofia Verga for the iPhone X, Charity […]

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