Bakkt to Lead Bitcoin Recovery, Feb 2019 ETF Denial Crashes BTC: Analyst

Alex Krüger, a well-recognized cryptocurrency trader and technical analyst, has said Bakkt will lead the recovery of Bitcoin throughout 2018 and the first quarter of 2019. But, Krüger explained that the rejection of the Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) filing of VanEck, SolidX, and Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) will lead to the crash of Bitcoin, […]

Bitcoin Seals Further Gains in a Mostly Green Market as Ethereum Fails to Break $300

Tuesday, September 4: crypto markets are largely green today, with Bitcoin (BTC) inching upwards yet further, and several large-market-cap alts seeing solid gains, as Coin360 data shows. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at around $7,374 at press time, up over 1 percent on the day as it continues boost its newly won […]

Thailand’s Kasikornbank to Pilot Visa’s Blockchain Cross-Border Payments Platform

The biggest bank by market capitalization in Thailand, Kasikornbank, has become the first financial institution in the Southeast Asian country to get on board the Visa B2B Connect platform. Designed to enable fast and secure cross-border payments between businesses using blockchain technology, the platform relies on a permissioned private blockchain architecture which is operated by […]

Yahoo Finance Platform Integrates Trading of Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum

The beginning of September saw a shift in the mainstream financial approach to cryptocurrencies which could have a significant impact as time goes on. Late in August, Yahoo Finance announced that it would incorporate bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin trading on its platform, according to Coin Telegraph. Prior to that, the platform offered statistics only. Currently, it […]

Time to Ditch the Word ‘Blockchain’, Forrester Report Says | Fortune

A new from Forrester Research says the buzz around blockchain, a technology that creates tamper-proof records across multiple computers, is so over-hyped that some companies are dropping the word altogether. According to Forrester, firms are ditching the b-word in favor of “DLT,” which is shorthand for distributed ledger technology—a more descriptive, if less catchy, term. […]

Ripple Vs Ethereum, Litecoin, Stellar, Monero: The Difference Between Bitcoin And Altcoins

There are so many cryptocurrencies now it’s hard to keep them straight. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, which went live around 2009. Bitcoin uses blockchain technology to transact as an open source community network, without an official leader or administrator. So far it is the most widespread, most secure and has the most diverse participants out of […]

How Businesses Can Benefit From Ethereum Technologies

Image credit: AlekseyIvanov/Shutterstock Explore the influence of Ethereum blockchain technology and learn how it could benefit your business. With business owners become increasingly reliant on technology, some have turned to electronic currency. Bitcoin is an electronic, peer-to-peer, decentralized, distributed cash system, and it is the first firm and reliable example of a digital asset. Bitcoin […]