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Ethereum Classic Price Technical Analysis – ETC Breakdown Real Deal
Ethereum classic price continued its slide versus the Bitcoin, and declined towards 0.00150BTC. Yesterday's highlighted bearish trend line on the hourly chart of ETC/BTC (data feed via Simplefx) acted as a barrier and ignited a downside move. There is ...
Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH Failed Correction Attempt
Ethereum price was seen correcting yesterday against the US Dollar, and I was hoping for it to last a bit longer than it actually did. There was a move above the 50% Fib retracement level of the last drop from the $12.22 high to $11.46 low. However ...
Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 10/12/2016 – Aiming Higher!
Bitcoin price enjoyed a boost in volatility yesterday, allowing it to break past the short-term channel resistance. Price is now making its way to the top of a longer-term bullish channel visible on the 4-hour time frame. Technical indicators are also ...
JPMorgan Chase Looking to Ethereum Blockchain (JPM)
JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM) has announced that it is experimenting with using the architecture of the ethereum blockchain to create novel financial solutions for itself and its customers. According to media source Coindesk, the project was unveiled last ...
Big Banks Think Bitcoin Technology is the Future
The uber-libertarians who created Bitcoin don't like banks, and big banks, for the most part, don't like Bitcoin. Yet, despite this general sense of mutual disdain, many banks are very, very interested in the technology behind Bitcoin (even if they ...
Monero Coming to Jaxx Wallets, Including iOS, With Apple's ...
Monero Coming to Jaxx Wallets, Including iOS, With Apple's ...
Bitcoin's Price Just Got its Groove Back
Bitcoin prices surged on 11th October amid what analysts say was a sharp change in market confidence. The digital currency rose to as much as $639.97 at the time of report, roughly 4% higher than the daily low of $615.87. While not the largest of ...
The Pentagon Wants to Use Bitcoin Technology to Protect Nuclear ...
The Pentagon Wants to Use Bitcoin Technology to Protect Nuclear ...
ViaBTC Announces Support for Bitcoin Unlimited
Bitcoin Unlimited, the fork of Bitcoin blockchain is receiving a lot of support lately. Soon after Bitcoin.com mining pool announced its support to Bitcoin Unlimited, another mining pool, ViaBTC has followed suit. ViaBTC, which claimed itself to be the ...
DealBook|Central Banks Consider Bitcoin's Technology, if Not Bitcoin
Bitcoin was created by libertarian-minded programmers with a deep suspicion of central banks and the national currencies they issue. Yet it is central banks that are doing some of the most ambitious work of late in trying to harness the technology ...
Japanese TV Show BitGirls Brings Bitcoin and Digital Currencies to the Masses
Torekabu will be traded in Zaif, Counterparty, bitcoin, and XEM, the digital currency of the New Economy Movement ( NEM ) blockchain. Fans who want to vote have to buy Torekabu coins with these currencies; therefore, they will first need to buy an ...
Chinese demand drives bitcoin to 10-week high as yuan hits six-year low
LONDON Oct 11 The price of web-based digital currency bitcoin jumped to a 10-week high on Tuesday, as worries about a further weakening of the yuan drove increased demand from China. The Chinese currency hit a six-year low of 6.72 yuan per dollar on ...
Japanese TV Show BitGirls Brings Bitcoin and Digital Currencies to the Masses by: Rebecca Campbell
Torekabu will be traded in Zaif, Counterparty, bitcoin, and XEM, the digital currency of the New Economy Movement (NEM) blockchain. Fans who want to vote have to buy Torekabu coins with these currencies; therefore, they will first need to buy an entry ...
Bitcoin searches for itself in the third episode of Bitcoin and the Blockchain
As Bitcoin has grown, it's been forced to contend with a flood of traffic on the network. Developers are divided about what to do. The scalers want more transactions running through the blockchain. The decentralizers say this threatens Bitcoin's ...
With 70% Population Unbanked, Future of Bitcoin in Ghana is Bright
Godwin Bush, Director of Operations at PmCedis Capital, an Accra based Bitcoin Exchange, spoke to Cointelegraph about the future of Bitcoin in Ghana. He stated that Bitcoin adoption in Ghana is invigorating but it is most popular among the young ...
BitTorrent Project WebTorrent Taps Bitcoin And Blockchain
Advertised sites are not endorsed by us. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Bitcoin and blockchain technology may be among the more obvious tools of evolving Internet decentralization, but BitTorrent, peer-to-peer file ...
Bitcoin Exhibit Hosted at the Smithsonian Museum
Bitcoin has been included in its own section within the Value of Money exhibit showcase by the Numismatic Association at the Smithsonian Museum, for the National Numismatic Collection. There's a general description of cryptocurrencies, along with a ...
Bitcoin Price Watch; Bulls In Control!
So the day has now drawn to a close, and it's time to have a look at how our bitcoin price watch strategy performed throughout the European session, and adapt to its influence on our strategy for tonight's session. Earlier today, we noted that price ...
China Yuan's Depreciation Fuels Bitcoin Price
The price of Bitcoin seems to be climbing again. According to CoinMarketCap, the price of the top digital currency jumped from a rate of $618 earlier on Tuesday October 11 to $633 in three hours at a +2.5% difference. The rise may have to do with the ...
Momentum Grows for Blockchain Gold Markets with 'Big Four' Partnership
Global consultancy EY and New York blockchain startup Paxos have announced that they are co-developing new technology solutions for the gold market. Aimed at providing new tools for the clearing and settlement of gold transactions, the partnership will ...
Bitcoin Price Rally Looks to Have Legs
Advertised sites are not endorsed by us. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Today, we will take yet one more look at the long term, 8-day candle chart of BTC, per Kraken. We looked at a bull setup from the Jan 2015 over ...
Why Tech Giant Ericsson Wants Blockchain 'Fingerprints' in the Cloud
Swedish telecom networks company Ericsson has built a system for ensuring data integrity, leveraging blockchain to underpin its growing presence in the cloud. Erik Forsgren, the company's director for portfolio management, said that the company has had ...
As Scaling Bitcoin Retargets in Milan, Focus Shifts to Fungibility
The Scaling Bitcoin conference, held at the Politecnico Milan, returned for its third iteration this weekend, with the focus throughout the speaking slots and workshops shifting away from scaling alone. Emphasizing that Bitcoin faces a more diverse set ...
Spanish Electricity Giant Endesa is Harnessing Blockchain Tech
Advertised sites are not endorsed by us. They may be unsafe, untrustworthy, or illegal in your jurisdiction. Major Spanish energy company Endesa has revealed plans to open a blockchain laboratory in an effort to encourage development of blockchain ...
Is Blockchain Beating Bitcoin? TechCrunch's New Series Weighs In
What is the blockchain? Where did bitcoin come from? And are bitcoin and blockchain still competing? These are the kinds of questions up for grabs in TechCrunch's new streaming series, "Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin and the Blockchain". Launching yesterday ...
JP Morgan to Build Blockchain on Ethereum – Called Quorum
Global Bank J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. announced its efforts last week to create its own private transacting platform based on Ethereum. The bank unveiled Quorum—a system that allows for private, secure, peer-to-peer transactions. With Quorum, J.P ...
Apple Approves Two Scam-Like Bitcoin Apps Again, Due Diligence in Question
Recently Apple approved two applications called Ocean and AlphaWallet that are structurally designed to steal Bitcoin from users. Although Apple has been removing a substantial number of suspicions apps on its app store, the consistent emergence of ...
Bitcoin Poses No Threat to Russia's Financial System
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The spread of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency in Russia does not threaten the country's financial system, Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev said Tuesday. "All of this does not pose much of a danger to the public, as it has ...
Nasdaq to Share Its Blockchain Tech with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
The president and chief operating officer of Nasdaq, Adena Friedman, has said that it is hoping to share information with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange on its blockchain technology, according to a report from the South China Morning Post. According to ...
Digital Asset Latest to File Blockchain Patent Application
The patent application for an "Intermediary Electronic Settlement Platform", published by the US Patent and Trademark Office, is for a method to trade a wide range of traditional digital assets on a distributed ledger, including, but not limited to a ...
This Blockchain Startup Can Become Greater Than IBM, Oracle and Palantir Combined
Blockchain startup Factom has secured yet another multi-million Dollar funding round from prominent silicon valley investors to grow its talent pool and exploit the potential of the technology in various industries. The $4.2 million funding round led ...
Bitcoin Price Watch; Upside Volatility In Control!
It is Tuesday morning, and the European markets are about to kick off for the day. As usual, head of the markets, here is a look at how the bitcoin price is open, and how we are going to use this movement to create a strategy for today's session. First ...
Blockchain plus 3D printing equals smart manufacturing and Ethereum you can touch
Blockchain plus 3D printing equals 'smart manufacturing' and Ethereum you can touch. Genesis of Things was established and launched just a few weeks before DevCon2 in Shanghai. Ian Allison. By Ian Allison. October 11, 2016 09:01 BST. cufflink ...
Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH is Forming Base?
Ethereum price broke down further as sellers remained in action. There was a break below the $11.60 support area for a move towards $11.50. Once again a new weekly low was formed at $11.46. The price was seen correcting higher yesterday, but it found ...
ANZ, Wells Fargo test blockchain for cross-border payments
Blockchain technology promises to reduce the time and cost of transferring funds and increase access to liquidity, according to ANZ Banking Group and Wells Fargo. The companies made the comments following the completion of a six-month project that ...
Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 10/11/2016 - New Channel to Watch!
Bitcoin price is trending higher once more, forming higher lows and higher highs inside an ascending channel pattern on the 1-hour chart. Price is currently testing the channel resistance and might be due for a slide back to support. Volatility has ...
Blockchain publications that should be on your reading list - How many can you check?
Ever since I have been actively involved in blockchain for the past few months, it has been my endeavor to read and understand more on this subject. There are so many views, news, insights, opinions and perspectives being published on a daily basis ...
Visit Dragon's Tale and Grow some Berries to earn Bitcoin
Dragon's Tale is one of the oldest online Bitcoin Casinos around. The Casino was founded in back in 2012 and was the starting point of a new era for Bitcoin gambling. Dragon's Tale was the first online gambling site to adapt a completely new genre in ...
Blockchain starts transition from hype to everyday use in markets
The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has made some of the boldest moves to experiment with blockchain yet. It announced this year that it would move Australia's equities clearing and settlement system on to blockchain, working with Digital Asset ...
DECENT Blockchain Gains Support from Adult Entertainment Industry
The winner of every format war has been decided by the adult entertainment industry. Now they've decided to back blockchain technology, with prominent producer Naughty America now partnered up with DECENT. They believe it will help fight piracy, which ...