Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Buyers Not Out of Woods Yet

ETH price is currently struggling to settle above the $124-125 resistance area against the US Dollar. There is a new connecting bearish trend line formed with resistance at $127 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair may continue to find a strong buying interest near the $120 and $118 support […]

Living on Bitcoin Day 1: “That’s Not Going to Work”

“The point is to get people to think about bitcoin, not spend it. I don’t think it’s good for that. It’s not meant to be used like cash,” Jeremy Gardner, founder of Ausum Ventures, advised me. “Satoshi created a decentralized store of value,” probably encapsulates his thesis that bitcoin is best unspent — better to […]

Living On Bitcoin Day 2: Being “Unbanked” Has Been Easy … But Also Hard

This is the second instalment of reporter Colin Harper’s “Living on Bitcoin” experience in San Francisco. Find out what happened to him on Day 1 here. I woke up on Christian’s couch stiff-necked and cotton-mouthed. A bit more fitting for the “living on internet money” survival vibe, yeah? A friend of a friend of Christian’s […]

Educating the Next Wave of Bitcoin Developers

Bitcoin is an open-source protocol that anybody can interact with. It is getting attention and attracting participation in different ways, whether it is through speculation, investing and sending money, all the way to contributing to what’s underneath the hood. The entire Bitcoin repository is on GitHub, inviting any developer to see the protocol’s code and […]

European Banking Regulators Call for Unity in Crypto Regulations

Last week, two of the largest banking regulators within the European Union released reports calling for uniformity in the regulations of crypto assets and Initial Coin offerings (ICOs) across the continent. The EBA Calls for Pan-EU Crypto Regulations On January 9, 2019, the European Banking Authority (EBA) published its assessment of crypto laws. The document, […]

Bitwage Service Adds Payroll Tax Payment Funding Options for U.S. Businesses

Cryptocurrency payroll service Bitwage has partnered with Texas-based payroll and Human Relations firm Simply Efficient HR to help companies fund W2 Employees and payroll tax payments using crypto. The initiative, which launches today, January 16, 2019, is available in all 50 American states. Essentially, this partnership allows companies across the United States and Puerto Rico […]

Why Ford Believes Blockchain Can Help Fight Child Labor

Ford has partnered with IBM to use blockchain to fight child labor in the cobalt mining industry. | Source: Shutterstock Automotive giant Ford has entered a partnership with IBM, Huayou Cobalt, and LG Chem to build a blockchain platform to monitor the supply of cobalt from the Democratic Republic of Congo as part of an […]

XRP and xRapid Success Disprove Critics

Ripple price steady and bullish Brad Garlinghouse’s pride, xRapid gaining traction Transaction volumes thin as XRP consolidates inside Jan 14 high low Prices may be all over the place and consolidating inside Jan 14 bull bar but our last XRP/USD price analysis remain the same. As long as XRP prices trend above 30 cents, bulls […]

ETH Calm A Day After Constantinople Delay

Ethereum price steady Constantinople fails to take off, vulnerabilities discovered Trading volumes low, ETH/USD may consolidation Even though Constantinople is what Ethereum needs, this is the second time the upgrade has been put off. Luckily, ETH prices are steady against the USD. Before we recommend longs, ETH must first rally above Dec 2018 highs of […]

BTC Unchanged as Volatility Taper

Bitcoin Price trading range tight Bulgaria’s NRA introduces a 10 percent tax on crypto profits Transaction volumes low as BTC/USD range within Jan 14 high-low Candlestick arrangement favors bulls. However, as the government opens up, we recommend patience until after Bitcoin prices rally above $4,500 in line with our last BTC/USD trade plan. Bitcoin Price […]