Bitcoin, Ether, and XRP Weekly Market Update June 17, 2019

The total crypto market cap added $38.7 billion to its value for the last seven days and now stands at around $283.4 billion. The top 10 currencies are all in green for the same time frame with Bitcoin (BTC) being and Litecoin (LTC) being the biggest gainers with 19 percent and 17.5 percent respectively. By […]

Two Startups Are Partnering to Enable Amazon Purchases with Ethereum

Two blockchain-focused startups are teaming up to enable Amazon purchases with ethereum. In a press release published Friday, crypto payments firm CLIC Technology said it is collaborating with blockchain infrastructure provider and B2B platform Opporty to develop an app-like browser extension allowing Amazon customers to pay for items in the ether (ETH) token, even though […]

WrappedKitties Trading Sees CryptoKitty Base Price Jump by 50%

With more CryptoKitties being converted into WrappedKitties (WCK), the base price of those digital kitties is reportedly up by more than 50 percent. Uniswap cryptocurrency exchange currently allows trading of WCK tokens which unlike CryptoKitties, are fungible ERC-20 tokens. Wrapped Kitties Now Trading on Uniswap Cryptocurrency Exchange In a tweet published by Twitter handle @Poopie_cat, […]

Bitwage Announces Ether (ETH) Payroll Services

Bitwage, a firm working to normalize crypto by allowing workers, freelancers, and contractors to receive their salaries in cryptocurrencies, has announced that interested parties can now receive payment in Ether, as per a blog post June 10, 2019. Ether Payroll Bitwage has been working to “close the loop” in the crypto lifecycle which requires first […]

Bitcoin and Ether Market Update: June 13, 2019

The total crypto market cap added $15.5 billion to its value since June 10, 2019, and moved up to $261.1 billion. The top ten coins are all in green for the 24-hour period with Litecoin (LTC) being the only exception with a four percent loss. Cardano’s ADA is the best performer with a seven percent […]

Bitcoin, Ether, and XRP Weekly Market Update: June 10, 2019

The total crypto market cap is $31.2 billion down for the seven-day period and now stands at $245.4 billion. The top ten cryptocurrencies are all in red for the same time frame with Litecoin (LTC) being the only exception. The worst performer on the chart is EOS which experienced a 19.8 percent decline in price. […]

A $100 Million Crypto Hedge Fund Makes Long-Term Bet on Ethereum

By CCN: Bloomberg’s Matthew Leising profiled  Darma Capital. It’s a $100 million crypto fund with a bullish view on Ethereum and a visionary approach to the future of the internet. You might say they’re long Ethereum above all. The hedge fund is helping high-net-worth accredited investors to position themselves for a decade long ether bull […]

SEC Suggests Ethereum is Usable Currency in Dramatic Kik Lawsuit

By CCN: Ethereum’s status as a legitimate transactional currency was confirmed once again this week – by none other than the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC’s recent lawsuit against Kik (KIN) details the particulars of the KIN token sale – the public phase of which was carried out against ETH, as opposed to the […]

Crypto-Collectible F1 car Sold for over $100k

After four days of bidding, a crypto collectible virtual Formula 1 race car has been auctioned off for over $100,000 in ether (ETH), May 27, 2019. Turbo NFTs The 1-1-1 car is a non-fungible token (NFT) type of crypto, making it a one-of-a-kind digital collectible. It is also the first car to be auctioned on […]

Hackers Seeding Ransomware via Bitcoin and Ether Giveaways

While the entire cryptospace is busy celebrating the return of the “bulls,” bad actors have formulated a new scheme aimed at stealing victims’ cryptos and injecting ransomware into their systems. These hackers are now using several websites to push their fake bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH) giveaway programs, according to a Bleeping Computer report on […]