Crypto Currencies

Ethereum (ETH) Primed For Major Bullish Breakout Based On These Technical Patterns (Zycrypto)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here Advertisement The last few days have not been particularly good for ETH prices and the crypto markets in general. The crypto-asset dived to the $240 zone mid-week during a sudden sell-off, before bouncing back. However, it has remained in a tight range from $263 to $270. ETH is changing hands at $270…

Spain: Catalonia State Leverages Blockchain for Digital Independence (BTC Manager)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here Spain’s Catalonia state, which has been vying for secession from the country for years, is warming up to blockchain technology to amp up its efforts for political freedom from Spain. This, according to a report by The Bulletin Time, February 23, 2020. Blockchain for Digital Independence Since its inception as the technology…

The State of Blockchain: Experts Weigh in on Adoption Around the World (Cointelegraph)

February 23, 2020

Originally published hereBlockchain usage is exploding around the world. But despite the technology’s many vocal advocates, the spread of technology is never even. Adoption is limited by a number of factors, including infrastructure development, local resources and regulation. As happens with the spread of any emerging technology, certain regions are pulling ahead of the pack.…

Bitcoin’s on-balance volume suggests BTC is about to see a highly bullish weekly close (Cryptoslate)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here Bitcoin incurred some notable overnight volatility that favored the cryptocurrency’s bulls, which marks a resolution to the bout of sideways trading that it had been caught within at $9,600 in the time following the “flash crash” it faced last Wednesday. This latest movement seems to have bolstered the crypto’s technical situation, which…

It's cold on the moon. Better pack your fleece vest! (Reddit Bitcoin)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here A community dedicated to Bitcoin, the currency of the Internet. Bitcoin is a distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital money. Bitcoins are issued and managed without any central authority whatsoever: there is no government, company, or bank in charge of Bitcoin. You might be interested in Bitcoin if you like cryptography, distributed peer-to-peer systems,…

ETH1 Devs Risk Delaying Ethereum 2.0 (TrustNodes)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here How to attempt an eth2 delay in five steps: 1. Create a weird way of making a deposit. 2. Claim it’s a bug. 3. Claim eth 1 now has to do something, giving timetables over to them. 4. ???? 5. Profit? Ethereum 1.0 devs are suddenly claiming ethereum 2.0 has to wait…

Bitcoin halving: Are Whales done Hodling? (AMBCrypto)

February 23, 2020

Originally published here85 days remain until the next Bitcoin halving, an event following which mining rewards will become more scarce. And while many expect the world’s largest cryptocurrency to surge to new highs in light of this, a cursory glance of the charts will reveal that Bitcoin is currently in its consolidating phase, with the…

Getting Into the Financial Services Revolution With Alex Tapscott

February 23, 2020

Originally published here When the United States Treasury said on Feb. 13 that it would seek to enact new regulations governing cryptocurrencies, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) fell by almost 2% within an hour. But Alex Tapscott, for one, thinks it unlikely that the U.S. government will squash Bitcoin, as some fear. As he told…

Top 5 Cryptos This Week (Feb 23): XTZ, HEDG, ATOM, MKR, LTC

February 23, 2020

Originally published hereAfter numerous big companies exited Facebook’s Libra project and several regulators voiced their concerns, news about the project had taken a back seat. However, this week, the Libra Association announced that E-commerce giant Shopify had joined the network. The Libra Foundation said that Shopify, an online marketplace hosting more than one million merchants,…

Crypto Appears on Simpsons Where Jim Parsons Explains It's 'Cash of the Future'

February 23, 2020

Originally published here One of the latest episode of “The Simpsons” aired has just aired featuring Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory appearing as a guest star to explain cryptocurrencies and how a blockchain works. In the song and dance predicts cryptocurrency to be the future money, the animated ledger states: “Each day I’m closer,…