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Ethereum blasts to new high, cracks $1,000 for the first time

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Alternative cryptocurrency ethereum broke a fresh record high Thursday.

Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin warns about cryptocurrency investment

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“If you’re trying to figure out where to store your life savings, traditional assets are still your safest bet,” Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin said. This content was originally published here.

Bitcoin, Ethereum prices fall on January 17 as sell-off continues

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Markets Insider Bitcoin falls below $10,000, down 12%, and Ethereum breaks $1,000 to trade 15% lower. Russian President Vladimir Putin is proposing tighter regulation of the cryptocurrency space. LONDON — Bitcoin fell to a six-week low on Wednesday as global cryptocurrency markets entered the second day of a sell-off. Major coins are registering double-digit percentage falls. Bitcoin was down 12% to $9,936.69, while Ethereum plunged 16% to $884.68, at 11.55 a.m. GMT (6:55 a.m. ET), according to data on Markets Insider. “Despite the fact that bitcoin has almost halved from its peak of $19,800 reached mid-December, it still remains 1100% […]

Using Bitcoin or Ethereum to pay for a new Proton? Cryptocurrency not accepted, dealer suspended

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Home » Cars » Using Bitcoin or Ethereum to pay for a new Proton? Cryptocurrency not accepted, dealer suspended Preferring to drive cars rather than desks, Hafriz Shah ditched his suit and tie to join the ranks of Malaysia’s motoring hacks. A car’s technical brilliance is completely lost on him, appreciating character-making quirks more. When not writing this ego trip of a bio, he’s usually off driving about aimlessly, preferably in a car with the right combination of three foot pedals and six gears. Previous Post: Mercedes-Benz G-Class 2019 – gambar rasmi bocor Next Post: Guna Bitcoin, Ethereum untuk beli […]

Ethereum is jamming up because of a game for buying virtual cats

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Cryptokitties “CryptoKitties,” a blockchain-based game that let’s users buy and sell virtual cats, is exploding in popularity. It’s putting pressure on Ethereum, the blockchain fueled by ether. Just when you thought the world of cryptocurrencies couldn’t get zanier, along comes “CryptoKitties.” The online cat breeding game, which has been likened to both Beanie Babies and Pokemon, has taken the crypto-world by storm. Based on Ethereum’s blockchain, the game allows users to breed, buy, and sell kittens with ether, a rival cryptocurrency to bitcoin. It was created by AxiomZen, a San Francisco- and Vancouver-based company.  Just like bitcoin, the game has […]

Ripple and Ethereum Just Hit All-Time Highs

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A Big Day for Crypto While 2017 saw market leader bitcoin making frequent headlines thanks to its soaring valuations, 2018 is already proving to be a big year for the second and third most popular cryptocurrencies, ripple and ethereum, respectively. On January 4, ripple hit a new all-time-high of $3.317 per unit, and at the time of writing, it has a market cap of $137 billion. Ethereum also hit a new high on the 4th, breaking the $1,000 threshold for the first time. The cryptocurrency currently sits at $1,027.27 with a market cap of just over $99 billion. The value of […]

Ripple overtakes Ethereum as the second largest cryptocurrency

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Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. After a period of tremendous growth, the banking-oriented cryptocurrency Ripple has overtaken Ethereum and is currently the second largest coin in terms of market cap behind Bitcoin.  Ripple’s price rose 42.7 percent in the last 24 hours alone according to CoinMarketCap, with its market cap surging to $73.6 billon.  SEE ALSO: 2018 will be the year of Bitcoin’s rivals This is the first time a cryptocurrency has overtaken Ethereum since May 2017, when Ripple quickly […]

Coinbase Launches a PayPal Like Plugging For Ethereum, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin

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Coinbase, the biggest crypto broker and one of the biggest exchange, has launched a new service for merchants, allowing them to seamlessly integrate crypto payments by adding a Coinbase Commerce button, not much different than the PayPal button. Unlike previously where their merchants service was directly integrated with Coinbase, requiring a Coinbase account, all you need now to make the payment is just crypto. Coinbase has said little officially regarding the new service, with a bare website stating they are not open for new sign-ups, but some merchants are already using it, giving us the opportunity to test Coinbase Commerce. […]

A major vulnerability has frozen hundreds of millions of dollars of Ethereum

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Today is not a good news day for Ethereum. A  vulnerability found within a popular wallet has frozen potentially hundreds of millions of dollars of the crypto currency in a second setback in recent months. Parity Technologies, the company behind widely used wallet service Parity, today disclosed an issue that could enable the contents of a wallet to be wiped. The issue affects multi-sig wallets — a technology that uses the consent of multiple parties for additional security on transactions — that were deployed after July 20. In other words, ICOs that were held since then may be impacted. It’s a […]

Bitcoin drops 28% below $10,000 on Coinbase; ethereum crashes 30% in 24 hours

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Bitcoin briefly plunged below $10,000 late Tuesday afternoon on Coinbase, after first topping the psychologically key level in late November.