Day: October 11, 2018


Bitcoin [BTC]’s downward spiral points at an imminent implosion, finds UK-based researcher

The downward spiral of Bitcoin [BTC] in the recent past despite getting opportunities to capture the market points at a bleak future for the cryptocurrency, according to a UK-based researcher. The study conducted by Windsor Holden analyses why Bitcoin could not emerge as a viable substitute for traditional currencies, even when the market was suffering […]


Ripple partnered Earthport offers its cross-border payment solutions to Belguim’s largest bank

BNP Paribas, Belgium’s largest bank with an annual revenue of $49 billion, recently announced that its subsidiary BNP Paribas Fortis partnered with Earthport. Ripple Labs partnered Earthport is a regulated financial institution whose cross-border platform represents the largest open network for global bank payments. Ripple had announced the partnership with Earthportin the year of 2014. […]


Tron [TRX] SRs are more decentralized than Bitcoin [BTC], claims an official

In a recent video carrying the interview of Marcus Zhao, the Technical Manager for the Tron project, made several claims involving Tron’s competency over Ethereum [ETH], Bitcoin [BTC] and EOS. He also spoke about the allegations shot at Tron by several parties earlier this year, where the project was reported to practice plagiarism. Regarding this, […]


Bitcoin [BTC] and cannabis might meet the same fate, according to market speculators

Tilray INC, a pharmaceutical company and a cannabis producer, witnessed a surge to $200 in their stock price in the month of September 2018. The premium medical cannabis provider had become more valuable than CBS, an American broadcast network, and American Airlines, according to a report by Forbes. Some of the reasons for the volatility is […]


Ethereum [ETH]’s Vitalik Buterin discusses use cases of on-chain governance

Recently, Vitalik Buterin the Co-Founder of Ethereum, appeared at the San Fransisco Blockchain Week, wherein he spoke about on-chain governance and how it can be a threat. He also justified why Ethereum implemented an on-chain governance mechanism for determining the gas limit. During the discussion, Vitalik Buterin criticized on-chain governance mechanisms. He stated that governance […]


Tron [TRX] tech manager – Ethereum [ETH] developers can easily develop on Tron

The team members of the 11th largest cryptocurrency, Tron recently appeared in an interview with a YouTube channel wherein they spoke about Tron versus Ethereum in terms of dApps, vulnerabilities and more. Here, the Technical Director of Tron, Marcus Zhao talked about Tron, comparing its progress with Ethereum. In the video, the host established that […]


Bitcoin [BTC] and cryptocurrencies are the biggest bubbles, scams in history, says Nouriel Roubini

An unceasing critic of Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptocurrencies, Nouriel Roubini, alleged that cryptocurrencies are the “mother of all scams”, in a recent statement. In a testimony for the hearing of the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Community Affairs On Exploring the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Ecosystem, he also said that blockchain was the […]


Ethereum [ETH]’s Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin outlines the threat behind on-chain governance mechanisms

Recently, at the San Fransisco Blockchain Week [SFBW], Vitalik Buterin, the Co-Founder of Ethereum, spoke about the developments of the Ethereum core. During the discussion, he also spoke about on-chain governance mechanisms and presented his views on the matter. Vitalik Buterin began by elucidating his contribution to the development of the Ethereum core. While doing […]