Over the past few months, Ethereum community had been gearing up for its eighth network update, Istanbul. Earlier today, Istanbul went live on the network at block number 9,069,000. Several developers The post Ethereum’s Istanbul hardfork goes live on block 9,069,000 appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Can cryptocurrencies ever replace fiat? This has been a subject of debate for many years now. According to Deutsche Bank’s latest study, the answer could be yes. Deutsche Bank’s analyst Jim Reid’s n The post Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies to eventually replace fiat: Deutsche Bank’s study appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies emerged as a reaction to the inefficient traditional financial system and a growing crisis of confidence in these systems. Bitcoin has been used as an “escape valve” The post Here’s how Bitcoin’s role in protesting movements is changing appeared first on AMBCrypto.
In an Ethereum Q&A session conducted on YouTube, Bitcoin and open blockchain expert, Andreas Antonopoulos spoke about the proposed Ethereum 2.0 hard fork, the ‘first-mover advantage’, and whether The post Ethereum not conservative enough to occupy Bitcoin’s niche: Andreas Antonopoulos appeared first on AMBCrypto.
After touching an 8-month low on November 25, the Ethereum community saw the flagship coin make some modest gains, including a brief move up to $156 two days before December began. Since then, ETH has The post Ethereum could breach pennant to $156 in the coming weeks appeared first on AMBCrypto.
A Bloomberg article published on December 4 cited a study conducted by the San Francisco-based ‘Crypto Fund Research’, which stated that nearly 70 crypto-focused hedge funds catering to pensions, The post Skew hits back against Bloomberg article on waning institutional impact appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Bitcoin’s journey through 2019 has been extremely volatile; starting at $3,000 and reaching a high of $13,800. Bitcoin’s price seems to be stuck in the $7,000 range for more than two weeks and the pat The post Bitcoin’s fractals suggest BTC’s journey towards $6,200 in the near future appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Transactions executing on Ripple’s On-Demand Liquidity [ODL] platform, previously known as xRapid, is on the rise. The fourth quarter continued to exhibit positive metrics for the XRP ecosystem desp The post XRPL transactions on ODL platform amount to over $100 million in Q4 appeared first on AMBCrypto.
The largest privacy-oriented cryptocurrency, Monero, recently upgraded its network in order to make the network ASIC-resistant. Prior to this upgrade, the network used to see a constant algorithm upda The post Monero loses ‘quarter of miners’ as network sees successful shift to RandomX appeared first on AMBCrypto.
EOS, the seventh-largest cryptocurrency on the market has seen its ratings downgraded to “C” by the crypto rankings company, Weiss Crypto Ratings. In a tweet, published on December 6, Weiss stated tha The post Weiss downgrades EOS again citing ‘failure to decentralise’ appeared first on AMBCrypto.