Day: April 15, 2019


Ethereum [ETH] and XRP gain over-the-counter trading support from Coincheck

Coincheck, one of Japan’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges, announced additional support for the second and third largest cryptocurrency by market cap, Ethereum [ETH] and XRP. In a blog post released on April 15, 2019, Coincheck announced the addition of both the digital currencies to their Over-the-Counter [OTC] trading desk, launched on April 1, 2019. With the […]


Ethereum [ETH]: Serenity has not been delayed by even a single day, claims Vitalik Buterin

Vitalik Buterin, the Creator of Ethereum, recently spoke about the development surrounding Ethereum 2.0, the final stage of Ethereum, on a Reddit thread dedicated to him. Yagan, a Redditor, stated that Vitalik Buterin had proved that he was “determined to move forward as a person and as a leader” irrespective of the FUD surrounding Ethereum […]


Tron Weekly Report: Team announces BTT airdrop date; verifies TRC20-USDT query on Shasta

Tron Foundation has been working towards the development of Tron’s ecosystem for a long time. Tron’s weekly report informed the community that the Foundation is currently testing a deferred transaction, along with developing an anonymous transaction for the wallet. It also highlighted that the team is testing the latest version of the solidity compiler. Tron’s team […]


Bitcoin’s [BTC] Lightning Network is ready for ‘widespread adoption’, claims developer

Bitcoin’s second layer off-chain solution for payment channels managed to take significant leaps this year, owing to the massive support from many luminaries in the cryptocurrency space, participating in the LN Torch experiment. Even as the technology continues to be in its formative stages, one of its developers is fairly confident that the channel is ready for […]


Bitcoin [BTC] notes transactions worth $7 billion over the past day, finds report

The cryptocurrency market saw a rise in the price of most major cryptocurrencies, including Tezos [XTZ], Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Litecoin [LTC], on April 15. The price of the largest cryptocurrency, Bitcoin [BTC] also remained above $5k and noted minimal growth. However, according to TrustNodes, almost $7 billion worth of BTC was moved on-chain over the […]


Bitcoin [BTC]: Public views Bitcoin less as a store of value and more as a ‘get rich quick’ scheme

Bitcoin [BTC] is undoubtedly the anchor of the overarching cryptocurrency market, holding over 50 percent dominance, hence it bears no surprise that when the market surges, Bitcoin is among the highest gainers. The general public seems to echo this belief, flocking to the market only after a price rise has shown its first inkling. Data […]


North Korea might target Southeast Asia’s crypto-sectors, suggests RUSI report

The Korean peninsula is rife with social and political differences ever since the Korean mainland was split between North and South Korea after the Korean War. According to a report released by The Royal United Services Institute [RUSI], North Korea could target Southeast Asia’s vulnerable crypto-sector. In the face of universal condemnation and sanctions over […]

Bitcoin’s [BTC] median transaction value is over 125x that of Bitcoin [BCH], Bitcoin SV [BSV]

Bitcoin [BTC], the largest cryptocurrency in the cryptospace has always been engaged in a heated debate with coins such as Bitcoin Cash [BCH] and Bitcoin SV [BSV], coins which came from the initial hard fork of the Bitcoin code. According to recent data released by, the median transaction value witnessed between the coins is […]