• Ethereum price is crashing at an alarming speed. Could the Ether bubble be real? If so, has it finally popped? Ethereum Price Drops Over 15% Ether, the underlying currency in the Ethereum blockchain, is losing value on the price charts, having dropped $47.44 (-15.51%) in the last 24 hours. Currently sitting at $259, Ether continues to drop at an alarming rate, causing investors to wonder if the bubble mentioned by several members of the community is now

    Flippening Flop? Ethereum Price is Crashing Amid Bubble Fears

    | 2017/06/26 7:30 am
  • Global startup District0x is building a network for decentralized markets and communities, powered by Ethereum, Aragon and IPFS. The DAO Hack A year has passed since the fatal DAO hack, which managed to steal $50 million from the smart contract. Since then the cryptocurrency market has grown to a staggering $109 billion market. Ethlance, a marketplace on the District0x Network is aiming to prevent a similar or worse hack. District0x is a network of decentralized markets and

    District0x: A Network for Decentralized Marketplaces and Communities

    | 2017/06/25 6:30 pm
  • MGT Capital Investments has recently announced a Pilot Program to mine Ether and Ether Classic which will see the company purchase up to 60 GPU-based mining rigs. MGT to Mine Ether and Ether Classic MGT Capital Investments has recently announced a pilot program to mine Ether, the underlying token in the Ethereum blockchain. Led by John McAfee, MGT Capital made its foray into cryptocurrency mining last year with the launch of a Bitcoin mining operation and now

    MGT Announces Pilot to Mine Ether and Ether Classic

    | 2017/06/25 5:30 pm
  • GDAX has promised to credit traders for any losses they experienced during the exchange’s Ethereum “flash crash” on June 21, when prices temporarily dropped to as low as $0.10. Last week, GDAX experienced an Ethereum “flash crash” when a multimillion dollar market sell was placed on their order book. Orders ranging from $317.81 to $224.48 were used to complete the trade, resulting in a recorded 29.4% price drop that quickly triggered a cascade of stop loss orders and margin calls.

    GDAX To Credit Traders for Ethereum Flash Crash Losses

    | 2017/06/25 5:00 am
  • Founded in 2015 and a graduate of this year’s PayPal incubator program, Singapore-based company TenX managed to raise $34 million through their recent ICO.   One of the major problems that cryptocurrencies face today is the liquidity for real-world usage. Only a very few cryptocurrencies have a high enough trading volume and liquidity support in order to provide such a service. According to the TenX team, many cryptocurrency users face this problem: Once you start

    TenX ICO Raises $34 Million in 7 Minutes

    | 2017/06/24 4:00 pm
  • Not to be confused with Civic, fledgeling startup Civil aims to curb fake news and innovate the journalistic process with the creation of an Ethereum based decentralised platform for citizens and journalists. The Modern Problem Nowadays, many news organisations are struggling to find a sustainable or profitable business model for their operations. Technologies like AdBlock and other similar ad-blockers have forced many news organisations to block content for ad-blocker users, effectively reducing traffic and potential revenue. Civil, is trying to solve this major

    Civil: Fighting Fake News and Innovating Journalism with Ethereum

    | 2017/06/24 9:00 am
  • Civic, an identity verification project using the Bitcoin blockchain, launched its crowdsale on Wednesday selling tokens for 10 cents each and raising a total of $33 million. The company is co-founded by Vinny Lingham, the entrepreneur behind Gyft. A Secure Way to Verify Your Identity Civic ID fills an identification niche, providing a decentralized method of confirming your identity. What this essentially means is that your personal data is not stored somewhere on a server, vulnerable

    Civic ICO: Two Days and $33 Million in Tokens

    | 2017/06/23 3:00 pm
  • Investors are throwing their life savings and spending money at Ethereum, showcasing how irrational investments and FOMO (Fear of Missing Out) can lead to bubbles and subsequent panic sales.  Ethereum Buying Frenzy Ether, the native cryptocurrency in the Ethereum blockchain, has grown over 4000% in 2017 as developments like the creation of the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance and the growing number of Initial Coin Offerings in the network propelled it close to the $400 mark. During

    Is FOMO Fueling the Ethereum Bubble?

    | 2017/06/21 4:00 pm
  • June 20 was an exciting day for the Status project. It launched the long anticipated ICO of the Status token, which managed to raise the gigantic sum of 300,000 ether within 24 hours. The Anticipated Status ICO After delaying the official token sale date from 17th to the 20th, the Status team was able to successfully launch the long anticipated Status ICO with an enormous amount of contributors joining in. The ethereum-based messenger app, Status, started its official ICO

    How the Status ICO Almost Crashed the Ethereum Network

    | 2017/06/21 12:30 pm
  • On June 10, Google searches for Ethereum briefly overtook those of Bitcoin, another sign that a market shift may now be taking place. For months, traders have been witnessing the slow rise of Ethereum in the cryptocurrency market. Just four months ago, Bitcoin claimed roughly 90% of the cryptocurrency market share. It has since tumbled to nearly half of that. In the meantime, Ethereum’s stake has climbed to just under 30%, more than quadruple its previous

    Ethereum Surpasses Bitcoin Google Searches for the First Time in History

    | 2017/06/14 11:30 am
  • SmartPlay.tech presented its users the first roulette game in which players became able to place bets and receive a guaranteed win using free bonuses and RLT tokens already traded on the exchange and having a real value. Just for 4 days, over 2,000 players participated in testing a new game with 187 000 game rounds. Once the release was announced by the platform, token price soared up to $0.7 [Note: This is a press release.]

    Token Price Grows Tenfold After New Roulette Release by SmartPlay.tech

    | 2017/06/11 10:00 pm
  • Independent feature film Braid will set a new precedent for independent film finance by using an ICO funding model. By leveraging the accounting and documenting elements of the Ethereum blockchain this new way of funding promises to disrupt traditional film financing models. The Evolution of Crowdfunding Independent film producers have been attracting financial support for their projects through crowdfunding websites like Indiegogo and Kickstarter for years. Funding through these types of websites is usually incentive-based, with backers receiving merchandise, dinners

    Independent Film’s ICO says Goodbye to Hollywood

    | 2017/06/05 6:00 pm
  • Olaf Carlson-Wee, CEO of hedge fund Polychain Capital, says Bitcoin may lose its edge over Ethereum as soon as the end of next year. With the highest market share and price, Bitcoin remains the most popular cryptocurrency today. The aggressive growth of Ethereum, the market’s second-most popular cryptocurrency, has led Carlson-Wee to predict in an interview with Bloomburg that it will overtake Bitcoin by the end of 2018. He even speculates that the market cap of Ethereum

    Ethereum To Overtake Bitcoin by 2018, Says Crypto Hedge Fund CEO

    | 2017/06/02 7:00 am
  • As altcoins continue to gain popularity throughout the world, Bitcoin exchanges in China are also getting in on the action and listing alternative cryptocurrencies. Huobi to Support Altcoins As the moratorium on cryptocurrency withdrawals is expected to soon end in China, exchanges in the country seem to be turning their attention to alternative cryptocurrencies. Two days ago, one of the big three exchanges in China, Huobi, announced it will launch Ethereum trading on May 31. The announcement reads: We

    China’s Biggest Exchanges to Add Ethereum, Other Altcoins as Demand Surges

    | 2017/05/29 7:00 am
  • The upsurge in demand for Bitcoin in South Korea is causing the cryptocurrency to trade with a considerable premium in the country of 44%. Bitcoin in South Korea In the midst of the Bitcoin rally, some countries are seeing more excitement than others. Most notably, Japan which has recently passed a law to recognize Bitcoin as a legal method of payment pushing the popularity of Bitcoin and its trading volumes to new levels within the

    Bitcoin Hits $4,000 in South Korea, 44% Above Global Market Price

    | 2017/05/25 11:00 am
  • The Beth Fund is a new generation investment fund, headed by Dr. Seiji Yoshizaki, partner Hayato Takano and a team of four Japanese fintech entrepreneurs. The blockchain-based fund combines their company’s ‘Deep Learning’ practices with the power of Ethereum Technology.   As they develop innovative technology, the company is offering an opportunity to investors and cryptocurrency community members to be part of the ecosystem by participating in the ICO. The upcoming Beth crowdsale is expected

    Beth: A New Generation Closed-End Fund Based on Ethereum & Deep Learning

    | 2017/05/23 5:30 pm
  • Bitcoin price has broken yet another price record, this time surpassing the $1,900 mark and dipping its toes in the mainstream market audience. Could this be a pivotal moment for cryptocurrencies? Bitcoin Price in All-Time High Territory, Again Bitcoin has once more broken its previous all-time high record today. Currently sitting at $1,925, over $168 Million were exchanged in the last 24 hours in the BTC/USD markets. The rally comes following the mild setback caused by the

    Bitcoin Price Steams to $2000 as Traditional Investors Get Onboard

    | 2017/05/19 6:30 am
  • A new smart contract based crowdfunding platform, FundYourselfNow.com is set to launch in Q1 2018, making its services available to cryptocurrency investors and entrepreneurs. The platform is built with a goal to help the project leaders raise funds in Bitcoin and Ethereum, to back their ideas through various partnerships. [Note: This is a press release.] The platform’s mission aligns with the recent trends in the cryptocurrency market which saw a huge rise in ICO investment

    FundYourselfNow Crowdfunding Platform Announces Q1 2018 Launch, ICO Starts June 2, 2017

    | 2017/05/12 4:00 pm
  • London-based decentralized money platform Sikoba has announced its upcoming ICO with a token presale. The blockchain-supported platform is based on P2P IOU’s, and the crowdsale will give participants the opportunity to receive a 50% bonus on SKO tokens — a cryptocurrency designed to fuel transactions within the Sikoba platform. The ICO will take place between April 25 and May 15, 2017. A Blockchain-based IOU System Sikoba’s decentralized money platform allows users to offer each other

    Blockchain-Based Decentralized P2P IOU Platform, Sikoba Launches Pre-Sale Ahead of Token ICO

    | 2017/05/07 8:00 pm
  • The creator of Uncle Finney’s Poker app, Live Player Games has announced the release of E4ROW Ethereum escrow contract. A First Among Android Poker Apps The unique Ethereum escrow product is part of the newly launched game title. Uncle Finney’s Poker will be one of the first poker apps for Android devices that will enable players to bet and win Ether (ETH). As Live Player Games continues to develop E4ROW, it has announced the official

    E4ROW Contract on Target to Aggressively Expand the Ethereum Ecosystem

    | 2017/05/07 5:00 pm
  • Ether is nearing the $90 mark, a significant milestone for the young cryptocurrency platform. Today, we’re going to explore some of the driving factors behind the Ethereum rally. Ethereum is on the rise Ether, the underlying asset within the Ethereum blockchain, continues to turn heads on the price charts as it broke the $80 mark in the USD market. Currently sitting at $88, Ethereum has surged 13.53% during the last day. Trading volumes are also

    Ethereum Nears $90 as Bitcoin Price Surges

    | 2017/05/04 12:00 pm
  • The Legends Room, a new strip club in Las Vegas, is reinventing the strip club experience by issuing its own cryptocurrency token, The Legends cryptocurrency (LGD). “Dance dollars have now gone digital” Dollar bills have since long been an iconic part of strip clubs. From “making it rain” to the simple dollar bill kindly tucked within an undergarment, paper money has long ruled the striptease scene. However, one strip club is willing to replace tradition

    Las Vegas Strip Club Issues Own Cryptocurrency Token

    | 2017/05/02 1:00 pm
  • As Bitcoin rides new all-time highs, commentators are increasingly pointing to more important progress behind the scenes. Bitcoin: Market Cap, Investment Real Performers Both the cryptocurrency and wider press focussed heavily on the Bitcoin price this week, which is currently hovering around $1320. Events such as a new peak of $1350 on Coinbase attracted less intense reactions than the previous price surge in early March, with social media reactions consequently stating such highs are now “not

    Bitcoin Experts: Forget Price, Look At Investment When Weighing Success

    | 2017/04/29 2:00 pm