Day: February 11, 2019

 

Ethereum [ETH] and BTC together stand 45th on the global map of energy consumption levels, says research

It is no myth that cryptocurrency transactions for mining processes require a massive volume of energy. Bitcoin undoubtedly takes the pie, but its silver brother Ethereum is not much behind. The brighter side to this is that the Blockchain carbon footprint is slowly decreasing. A Twitter user- Digiconomist, in a recent study presented the numbers […]

 

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] claims Avalanche Proof-of-Concept Protocol 10 times faster than Ethereum

The pre-consensus proof-of-concept Avalanche was for the past few weeks a project within the Bitcoin Cash developer community but now, the protocol has been applied to the full node implementation with the PoC now on the network’s mainnet. Avalanche will add the Byzantine-fault-tolerant proofs to the blockchain network, thereby allowing the nodes to differentiate between […]

Litecoin [LTC] Price Analysis: Joy for the market as coin continues to march into the bull’s realm

The newly-minted world’s fourth largest cryptocurrency on CoinMarketCap, Litecoin [LTC], has exhibited a magnificent surge of over 30% last weekend marking its foray into the bull’s realm after a long presence in the bear’s pit. The coin has maintained a steady valuation lately. The coin opened at a price of $44.76 the very next day. […]

 

After Bitcoin [BTC] ETF silver lining, SEC puts forth circular on ICOs

The Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] of the United States of America has been a major factor in the acceptance or denial of cryptocurrencies in the country. The body has intervened in several developments and updates, citing regulations and laws that will be a key component in pushing cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin [BTC] into the […]

Bitcoin [BTC] mining difficulty increases by 4.25%; Ethereum [ETH] mining difficulty up by 20%

Bitcoin’s mining difficulty has increased by approximately 4.25% while that of Ethereum’s increased by approximately 20% in a single day. Bitcoin Bitcoin mining difficulty is a way to prevent mining of too many BTCs too fast. So, as the number of miners increase, the mining difficulty increase as well. As per the data obtained from […]

 

Kraken’s Austin Alexander: Bitcoin will be ‘normalized’ by generational changes and millennials

Bitcoin [BTC], the world’s largest cryptocurrency, was one of the chief beneficiaries of the late-week rally, led by Litecoin [LTC], that swept the market. For the time being, it would seem that the coin is on a bullish path upwards. However, according to Kraken’s Austin Alexander, the value of the cryptocurrency may soar even higher. […]

 

Bitcoin.com wallet has surpassed the 3.5 million downloads mark, confirms Roger Ver

The Bitcoin.com wallet has surpassed the 3.5 million downloads mark, confirmed CEO and Bitcoin Cash proponent Roger Ver in a recent episode uploaded on the Bitcoin.com YouTube channel. Ver was joined by Gabriel Cardona, Bitcoin Cash developer, and the man behind the Badger Button and Bitbox, along with guest stars Komugi Yamazaki and Aska, members […]