Ethereum

Ethereum Devs Propose Activating Constantinople Hard Fork in Late February

UPDATE (Jan. 18, 2019, 15:40 UTC): Constantinople hard fork activation has been set for block number 7,280,000, scheduled to hit on February 27th, according to developer Péter Szilágyi. Ethereum core developers have proposed activating Constantinople – a planned system-wide upgrade that was called off earlier this week – in late February. Also called a hard fork, […]

The Bitcoin Cash Mining Death Spiral Scenario

Why Did the Augur Price Surge by 38% Yesterday?

Barclays and Clearmatics Call on Coders to Help Blockchains Talk to Each Other

Altcoins

Huobi to Launch its Own Stablecoin in H1 2019

Chris Lee, CFO of Huobi Group, speaks at a Huobi event in Singapore, January 2019 Huobi Group is planning to launch its own stablecoin in the first half of 2019, Chris Lee, CFO and board secretary of Huobi Group, said on January 20. During an invitation-only event in Singapore last week, Lee shared his predictions […]

Newsflash: Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Spikes 7.5% to 7-Day High but Concerns Remain

Stellar (XLM) the Latest Cryptocurrency Added to Grayscale

Danish Crypto Startup Aryze Completes US$1.6M ICO

Mining

The Finance Prof. Who Says Bitcoin’s Going to ‘Bite The Dust’ Is Wrong

Kevind Dowd. Image from Independent Institute. By CCN.com: Kevin Dowd is a Professor of Finance and Economics in the Business School at Durham University, Northeast England, and the co-author of the 2015 paper “Bitcoin Will Bite the Dust,” along with market analyst and author, Martin Hutchinson, for the libertarian Cato Institute in Washington DC. CoinDesk […]

Mining

Giga Watt: Bitcoin Mining Company Finally Shutting Down Amid Unpaid Power Bills and Bankruptcy Hearings: Token To Be Worthless

A user contacted CCN with information related to Giga Watt, a Bitcoin mining company finally going out of business after declaring bankruptcy in November 2018. The firm lasted a little over a year, launching with an ICO model in September 2017. The business model of Giga Watt was slightly different than other hosted mining solutions. […]

Mining

Crypto Mining Giant Canaan Eyes New York IPO After Hong Kong Snub

The world’s second-largest manufacturer of cryptocurrency mining hardware, Canaan Creative, is now considering going public in the United States rather than in Hong Kong, Bloomberg reports. According to sources who spoke to the business publication, the ASIC manufacturer is looking into the possibility of holding its initial public offering (IPO) in New York in the […]

Mining

Iranians Turn to Bitcoin Mining to Cushion the Effects of U.S. Sanctions

Advertisement Antminer S9 Iran is in the middle of a bit of an economic crisis right now. Due to hiccups caused by the sanctions that were imposed by the United States government a while back, the government of Iran has had its hands full with merely keeping its economy afloat. Due to this, it would […]

Analysis

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Liquidity, Pennsylvania, Texas Clarity

Bitcoin Price likely to bounce above $ 3,800 Pennsylvania DoBS clarifies that crypto exchanges don’t need MTA licenses to operate Average transactional volumes expected to rise in the short-term After yesterday’s higher highs, Bitcoin is poised to extend their gains today. Gains are low but up from yesterday’s lows meaning our previous BTC/USD trade plan […]

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Steady, Inroads to Mainland China

Tron Price Analysis: TRX Demand Increasing, BTT Effect?

Bitcoin Price Will Tank to ‘Zero’, Claims Investment Firm Chief at Davos

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Runs Into Crucial Resistance, What’s Next?