Day: October 12, 2018


Ethereum Classic Labs Program Director believes the ETC space is competitive

Recently, Elizabeth Kukka, the Program Director at ETC Labs spoke about the incubator program that they intend to launch for startups. She also touched upon the topic regarding the future growth and presented her thoughts on the Ethereum Classic [ETC] blockchain. The Director believes that the ETC space is very competitive with good ideas and startups that […]


Bitcoin [BTC] is not perfect but neither was email in its initial stage, says Peter Van Valkenburgh

Recently, the United States Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs held a hearing to discuss the various aspects of the cryptocurrency ecosystem and blockchain technology. Peter Van Valkenburgh, the Director of Research at CoinCente, spoke about Bitcoin [BTC] and the need for the adoption of blockchain technology in various industries. He stated that […]


Ripple partner Santander to adopt SWIFT GPI: What does it mean for XRP-powered xRapid?

Opinion: Recent news has emerged that Santander is one of the first banks to adopt SWIFT’s [Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication] Global Payments Initiative [GPI]. However, this presents a conundrum, as Santander was also one of the first banks to utilize Ripple’s xCurrent technology on a large scale with its OnePay FX app. This […]


Bitcoin [BTC] and Ethereum [ETH] margin trading launched on Cobinhood with XRP and NEM [XEM] listing

Cobinhood, a zero fee trading exchange, recently announced that they will list XRP and NEM [XEM] for trading, withdrawal and deposit on their platform. They also announced the addition of margin trading and funding for Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and Cobinhood Coin [COB]. They revealed that the new features will be launched on 19th October […]


Tron [TRX]’s Justin Sun teases users with secret partnership; community speculates Alibaba involvement

On 12th October, Justin Sun enticed users with another secret announcement that has blown up Twitter with comments and speculation by users and enthusiasts. Justin tweeted: “Finally, First time to partner with tens of billions USD valuation industry giant. Guess the name #TRON #TRX $TRX” The partnership comes in the wake of several tie-ups that […]


Litecoin [LTC] to be listed on Gemini exchange, price start to pump

Litecoin, the peer-to-peer cryptocurrency, and open source software project, is going to be listed on Gemini, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, and store digital assets. According to Gemini’s official blog, users will be able to deposit Litecoin to their Gemini account from October 13th, whereas trading […]