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Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Breaks Key Hurdle

Key Highlights Ripple price is gaining pace and it recently moved above the $0.2050 resistance against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted new bearish trend line with resistance at $0.2038 was broken on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price might continue to trade higher towards $0.2100 and $0.2150 in […]

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BREAKING: SegWit2X Fork Suspended – Bitcoinist.com

Brian Yim · November 8, 2017 · 1:15 pm After months of discussions, debate and chaos in the bitcoin community, supporters of the controversial SegWit2X hard fork have just announced that the split will be suspended and put on hold. SegWit2X – Suspended Key influential supporters of the SegWit2X contentious hard fork have just released […]

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Breaking News: Segwit2x Fork Cancelled

News Mike Belshe has published a blog post indicating that the planned Segwit2x hard fork will not be taking place. The markets have responded dramatically, with the price quickly setting a new all-time high of approximately $7900 USD. Also Read: Silk Road Secret Service Agent Sentenced for Laundering Money While Prosecuting Ross Ulbricht It Has Been […]

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Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Took A Dive After Breaching New Highs

Markets and Prices The price of bitcoin dived on November 6 after reaching an all-time high of $7,590 across global exchanges. The decentralized currency’s value dropped to the $6,950-7,000 range. At the moment, the cryptocurrency’s market is consolidating above the $7K territory after the late afternoon sell-off. Also Read: This Developer is Bringing Atomic Swaps to the […]

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Science Is Central in Stanford (and the Politics Ignored)

Stanford University hosted the fourth edition of the Scaling Bitcoin conference over the weekend of November 4–5: “Scaling Bitcoin 2017: Scaling the Edge.” The annual conference, sometimes referred to as a “workshop,” has in its short history grown into somewhat of an institute within the Bitcoin space. It aims to be the main stage for […]

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Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Breaks Short-term Support

Key Highlights ETH price failed to remain above the $296 support area against the US Dollar and moved down. There was a break below yesterday’s contracting triangle with support at $296 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The price found bids near $286 and is currently correcting higher towards $295. Ethereum […]

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CBOE President: Bitcoin ETFs Will Follow Futures Products

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) is expressing new confidence in bitcoin’s future. In an earnings conference call this week, Chris Concannon, president of the derivatives exchange operator, stated that he sees exchange-traded funds (ETFs) based on the cryptocurrency coming to markets. Concanno went so far as to refer to bitcoin as a new asset class, saying he […]

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As Bitcoin Reaches New Price Highs, Network Congestion and Fees Spike

Technology Bitcoin markets have been on a tear lately, and the price has spiked quite a bit last month and into November. However, as bitcoin’s value surpassed $7K per BTC, transaction bottleneck and miner fees have risen again, causing users to complain about unconfirmed transactions and paying $5-10 per transaction. Also read: Ethereum Wallet Parity Hit […]

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