Month: August 2018

Bitmain IPO: BitMEX conducts research through the leaked pre-IPO documents

On 30th August, BitMEX, a peer-to-peer [P2P] Bitcoin trading platform based out of Seychelles posted a research about the recently announced Bitmain IPO on its official Twitter account. Here, the BitMEX team analyzed the previously released pre-IPO financial document. A recent tweet by BitMEX Research | Source: Twitter The research stated that Bitmain had its […]

 

Tron [TRX] added on BTCAlpha and CoinDeal: Competition announced with 100,000 TRX prize

Tron [TRX] completed the launch of its Virtual Machine yesterday [30th August] and celebrated the event with a live stream. Right afterward, it began trading on two exchanges, BTCAlpha and CoinDeal. On the BTCAlpha exchange, Tron could be traded in TRX/USD and TRX/BTC pairs. The CoinDeal exchange allowed for TRX trading with BTC. However, CoinDeal […]

 

Bitcoin [BTC] mentioned in Eminem’s latest song ‘Not Alike’

Since the boom of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in December 2017, the cryptocurrency space has drawn a lot of attention from various industries. The space also drew the attention of celebrities with Ellen DeGeneres and John Oliver talking about cryptocurrencies on their show. On 31st August 2018, Marshall Bruce Mathers III, popularly known as Eminem, […]

 

Ethereum [ETH] and Ethereum Classic [ETC] to be added to BTC.com’s list of mining pools

On 30th August, BTC.com, a web wallet owned by Bitmain Technologies announced that they have added Ethereum [ETH] and Ethereum Classic [ETC] mining pools to their platform. The announcement was made despite the fact that Ethereum has seen a downward spiral in price this year. According to BTC.com, the move was made to spread their mining […]

 

Ripple’s xRapid to face competition from IBM and Stellar [XLM]’s newest offering?

IBM announced earlier today that they will be launching a new service for cross-border payments known as World Wire. However, what has got the cryptocurrency space aflame is that it utilizes the Stellar Protocol, thus pointing to a huge use-case for the network. On the official website of the product, they stated: “Using blockchain technology […]

IOTA [MIOTA] rides the bull again, rises by 46%

The week has observed yet another bullish run from altcoins. IOTA [MIOTA] has seen an observable change in the past week. According to CoinMarketCap the coin has risen by 46.30 % in seven days. MIOTA is next in the race after Dogecoin [DOGE], which has surged by 58.88% in the past 7 days, at press time. […]

 

Tron [TRX]’s Justin Sun provides more insight on Project Atlas

The entire Tron community was patiently waiting for more details pertaining to Project Atlas ever since Justin Sun, the Founder and CEO of Tron Foundation made the announcement of the project. On 30th August, Justin Sun finally announced more details on Project Atlas. BitTorrent has been one of the biggest acquisition in the cryptocurrency space so […]