[unable to retrieve full-text content]'Blockchain Bros' No More: Women In Cryptocurrency Speak Up About Their Accomplishments ForbesFull coverage Source link
People have long been asking the question: What is the next Ethereum (ETH)? Maybe there won’t ever be a new Ethereum, but there are several coins that are close in concept, if not in price. Here’s why we put NEM vs. Lisk and why both are creeping up on Ethereum. NEM (XEM) Smart contracts are one of the best things about Ethereum. Binding, automatic, and no third-party hindrance. Just set up to your specifications and go. NEM has the Smart Asset. While a slightly different concept, a Smart Asset does allow for the customization of an Ethereum smart contract. The NEM Smart Asset allows you to completely customize how you want to use the NEM blockchain. Customization ranges from naming your space on the blockchain to individually naming Mosaics, which are the building blocks of Smart Asset
Enlarge this image Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif. The company announced new restrictions Wednesday on advertisements for financial products. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption toggle caption Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP Google will ban advertisements for certain financial products, including cryptocurrencies, the Internet giant announced Wednesday. The move comes amid increased scrutiny of the fast-growing market for digital currencies like bitcoin. In a blog post on the compan...
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Bitcoin And Digital Currencies Take Two More Hits ForbesFull coverage Source link
[unable to retrieve full-text content]Coinbase: No Need For New Cryptocurrency Regulation ForbesFull coverage Source link
A report of a Commodity Futures Trading Commission subpoena on major cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and an Securities and Exchange Commission emergency asset freeze on an initial coin offering added to negative sentiment that day. Despite the news Wednesday, Brian Kelly, CEO of BKCM, said the crackdown could be an upside for digital currencies. "It's a good thing for the industry, Facebook and Google ads were always a red flag for me," Kelly said. "It's not having any impact on price." Kelly attributed the downward moves to more global regulatory fears. ...
Ether declined sharply below key supports against the US dollar but held ground versus bitcoin. ETH/USD is now well below $700.00 and at a risk of more declines.Key Highlights Ether is under bearish pressure and declined below $685.00 and $675.00 supports against the US dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trendline with support at $702.00 on the 2-hour chart ETH/USD. ETH/BTC is holding the 0.0750BTC support very well. Technically, the 2-hour chart indicators are gaining momentum in the bearish territory.ETH/USD Turned Temporarily BearishThere was no recovery in ETH/USD above $725.00 and the pair declined sharply below the $685.00 and $675.00 support levels. The market was under pressure after Google confirmed it would ban cryptocurrency-related ads starting in June.ETH/B...
In this episode of The Anthill podcast from The Conversation, we’re delving into the world of Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency has come a long way since its launch by the mysterious person (or persons) Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008. The price of one Bitcoin hit a peak of more than US$19,000 in December 2017. It has since fallen below US$9,000. Bitcoin has made a lot of headlines over the last year, but will it be the currency of the future? To find out, we spoke to professor of business history at Bangor University, Bernardo Batiz-Lazo, about what makes money money. He shared his doubts about Bitcoin – or any other cryptocurrency – going mainstream anytime soon. And Larisa Yarovaya, lecturer in accounting and finance at Anglia Ruskin University, explains some of her recent research into the eff
Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin News and Analysis - Google’s ban on ICO and cryptocurrency advertising follows Facebook’s announcement in late January. - Cryptocurrencies remain weak as technical support levels fail. In periods of quiet trade/low volatility traders should read/re-read the Traits of Successful Traders guide to make sure they stick to market ‘best practice’. We have recently released A Guide to Day Trading Bitcoin & Other Cryptocurrencies to help traders navigate this volatile marketplace. Cryptocurrency Market Follows the Path of Least Resistance The main crypto tokens continue to move lower after Google banned advertising and a warning from the head of the IMF Christine Lagarde. An already weak market moved further South with Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), Litecoin (LTC
iStock.com/Marc BruxelleEthereum News Update Ethereum prices are down on Wednesday morning, but then again, so are prices for all the major cryptos. Bitcoin, Ripple, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar—they all have flashing red numbers beside their names. This is not surprising. Cryptocurrencies are in a bear market right now. I expect the entire market to move in tandem, except when there’s specific news in the opposite direction. And that’s where things get weird. One of the “altcoins” on Ethereum’s platform got very good news yesterday, yet its price was down 6.4% overnight. How is that possible? Before we get to the price analysis, let’s backtrack for a moment. Which altcoin are we talking about? It is called the “Basic Attention Token,” or BAT, and was developed by a blockchain startup kno