PR: Smartlands Platform Opens the Agricultural Sector for Crypto-Investors

This is a paid press release which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse or support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. The creators of the Smartlands platform for the tokenization of agricultural assets, based on the blockchain solution and the Agriculture 3.0 concept, announce the ICO of the project. Smartlands platform founders came out with innovative technology Read more …

South Korea’s Coinone Blocks is a Physical Exchange Supporting Six Different Currencies

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have grown beyond proportions in South Korea. The region has grown very accustomed to Bitcoin these days. Most of the exchanges in the region are witnessing tremendous trading volumes. Coinone, one of the main exchanges in the country, plans to launch a physical cryptocurrency exchange.This new venture will provide ATM services and support for six different currencies. This brick-and-mortar venture is known as Coinone Blocks. Physical cryptocurrency exchanges are still a rarity these days. Most people Read more …

Bitboost releases Beta version of the Block and prepares Token generating Event

BitBoost, based in Zug, Switzerland, is a blockchain company with a clear purpose in mind: to redefine e-commerce. To that end, they are focused on delivering the next generation of blockchain-based e-commerce solutions. After more than two years of work, the BitBoost team is proud to announce the release of their first app, The Block. Furthermore, the company is also preparing the token generating event of BBT, the BitBoost token, to be used in the app. The Block is a Read more …

Bitmain Debuts High-Speed Ethereum GPU Miners After Dash Rollout

Mining hardware manufacturer Bitmain has today released two ASIC-style products specifically for mining Ethereum and its forks. Currently visible only on the Chinese version of its site, the G1 and G2 provide Ethereum GPU mining at up to 220Mh/s. The release comes just a week after the company debuted its Antminer D3, which focused on privacy-centric altcoin Dash. In so doing, the China-based company headed by infamous Bitcoin personality Jihan Wu continues to expand its dominance of the consumer mining Read more …

Could North Korea Be Harbouring an Army of Crypto-Hackers?

Strong evidence is emerging that an elite team of hackers operating out of Pyongyang are stealing Bitcoin. It’s thought that the totalitarian nation is hoping to negate the effect of recent global trade embargos levied against them. As the UN sanctions tighten around the rogue state, it seems North Korea is turning to cybercrime to keep their economy buoyant. The restrictions which followed the nation’s nuclear arms flex on September 3rd, 2017 will substantially hinder Kim Jong-un’s government’s ability to Read more …

Ethereum Classic Price Technical Analysis – ETC/USD To Extend Declines

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price failed near the $16.20 resistance area against the US Dollar and declined. The last analysis highlighted bearish trend line with current resistance at $15.80 on the hourly chart of ETC/USD (Data feed via Kraken) is intact. The pair might move a few points higher, but it is likely to face sellers near $15.80-16.00. Ethereum classic price is back in the bearish zone against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETC/USD now faces resistances near $15.80 and Read more …

ETH/USD and ETH/BTC Technical Analysis September 13 2017

ETH/USD Ethereum rallied during the day on Tuesday, breaking above the $310 level. It now looks as if we are going to find support underneath, and I think that the market will probably go looking towards the $330 level, giving us plenty of opportunities to buy at lower levels. Eventually, we will break above there and towards the $350 level. I have no interest in shorting. ETH/BTC Even though longer-term I prefer Bitcoin over Ethereum, it does look bullish in Read more …

ERC-20 token standard is now completed

The ERC-20 standard, which decides how to release new tokens based on the Ethereum blockchain, has now been permanently updated. The now formalized standard allows the implementation of a standardized programming interface for tokens with smartcontracts. This ensures that tokens can be transferred and recognized so that they can also be used by third parties on the same blockchain. A detailed description of the functionality of the ERC-20 standard can be found here. In future, the ERC-20 standard is to Read more …

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Completed Correction

Key Highlights ETH price after correcting towards $315 against the US Dollar faced resistance and started declining once again. There was a break below a bullish trend line with support at $297 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The price has breached the last swing low of $281, which is a bearish sign in the short term. Ethereum price failed to hold gains and momentum against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETH/USD is now below $290 Read more …

BitIndia Will Help Expand Ethereum and Ripple in India

The public frequently refers to Ethereum as a cryptocurrency, but that’s not really true. It is more of a platform that permits folks to carry out transactions and create/execute contracts by using a currency (crypto-token) called ether. To recognize what differentiates Ethereum from a cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, it helps to know what a cryptocurrency is, plus the concept of a blockchain. A cryptocurrency is a type of digital currency produced through encryption. A cryptocurrency has no material form like a Read more …

The Next Generation of Blockchain is Here, and Its Name is Soferox

Soferox is a brand new blockchain concept (Proof of Pact) created by blockchain experts to maximize all the benefits of current blockchain systems, while at the same time minimizing the difficulties. The company is seeking to launch via ICO, starting with a presale that is occurring right now, and concluding with a public sale starting September 15. To explore the innovative idea and technology underlining, we must first understand the existing issues and limitation in our blockchains. Weak Links in Read more …

How One Blockchain Startup Is Combatting Centralization of the Credit Industry

Startup company Bloom seeks to take advantage of blockchain technology’s perks to create a platform where the participants will have global access to credit services. According to Bloom, the traditional methods of credit checking leaves billions of people without basic credit services. The stats of the company show that fewer than 9 percent of the citizens in developing countries have ever taken a loan from a financial institution. The lack of access to credit services forces numerous people to take Read more …