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Bitcoin broke the $4,000 threshold for the fourth time in 2019, while all top 20 cryptos are seeing green. Feb. 22 — following some red signals yesterday, crypto markets have continued to rise, with all top 20 coins up today, according to CoinMarketCap. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC), the biggest cryptocurrency accounting for around 52 percent of crypto market, has again briefly broke $4,000 point for the fourth time this month, according to CoinMarketCap. At press time, Bitcoin is up around 1 percent, and is trading at $3,987. The oldest cryptocurrency is up almost 10 percent over the past 7 days. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap The top altcoin Ethereum (ETH) is up 2.47 percent, and is trading at $148.75 after dropping to as low as $145 earlier on the day. The coin is strongly holding it weekly momentum, up more than 21 percent at press time. Ethereum 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap Ripple (XRP), the third top cryptocurrency by market cap..
Gavin Newsom, the governor of California, has said that the state needs “to ensure technological advancements in AI, blockchain, big data.” The governor of California Gavin Newsom supported the development of blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI)-based products in his “State of the State” speech, local news outlet CALmatters reported on Feb. 12. In his speech delivered on Tuesday, Feb. 12, Newsom said that “California needs a comprehensive statewide strategy to uplift and upskill our workers, to ensure technological advancements in AI, blockchain, big data, are creating jobs, not destroying them, and to reform our institutions so that more workers have an ownership stake in their sweat equity.” Newsom further revealed that he appointed a new Commission on California’s Workforce & Future of Work — which includes players from both the labor and business sectors — to develop innovative technologies and ensure opportunities for workers. Newsom said that “California is proud to be ho..
Iran is reportedly in negotiations with eight countries to use cryptocurrencies for international transactions. Iran is reportedly negotiating with eight countries to carry out financial transactions in cryptocurrency, local daily newspaper Tehran Times reports on Monday, Jan. 28. According to the article, Iran has already entered negotiations with Switzerland, South Africa, France, the United Kingdom, Russia, Austria, Germany and Bosnia, and the countries have reportedly visited Iran to discuss the matter. It was not immediately clear whether the news concerns the national cryptocurrency that Iran is allegedly set to launch vin the near future. However, the article notes that the talks on crypto transactions were held order to circumvent the ongoing United States sanctions against the country, which matches with the main stated goal of Iranian coin. In November 2018, U.S. president Donald Trump fully restored all Iranian sanctions that had been eased in 2015, with the ultimate goal o..
Over time, there has been a debate about the status of XRP. Some people say that Ripple’s involvement in XRP makes the XRP token centralized. This is one of the reasons why big time exchanges like Coinbase have refused to list the XRP token. Well, the Chief Market Strategist at Ripple, Cory Johnson, during an event held in San Francisco, had something to say about this lingering issue. When asked to review progress of the coin this year, he said: “XRP’s price has fallen dramatically this year even if it is trying to find stability now. At the same time, Ripple is experiencing its most successful period ever. Every six weeks, two new customer join the fold. We currently have more than 150 financial institutions using our technology. So, the price of XRP and the adoption of the Ripple blockchain are two different things. Regarding the decentralized nature of XRP, he said: “Ripple isn’t decentralized. This is because it is a company with a broad and a CEO. It is no doubt a centralized ..
The co-founder of Cardano, Charles Hoskinson, who is also the CEO of IOHK, the organization behind Cardano (ADA) has just announced that he and his development team has crossed a milestone in providing a solution for blockchain interoperability. The paper, which was released by IOHK, shows a significant step forward in interoperability with blockchains that still run on the proof of work algorithm. The paper gives vivid explanations on how it has contributed to blockchain development. Hoskinson said: “In this research paper, we introduced the first ever trustless construction that can be applied to proof of work sidechains. We also talk about how to build generic communications between different blockchains”. SEE ALSO: Decentraland And Ripio Come Together For Crypto Mortgage Service That Will Users Take Out LAND Mortgages Cardano (ADA) Price Today – ADA / USD Name Price24H (%)$0.073924 -0.86% One of the applications listed on the paper is about creating a two-way pegged asset that c..
The blockchain space is one of the most competitive industries in the world, and only blockchain projects with much developments and partnerships around them tend to trend in the blockchain space. As a result, a lot of blockchain projects in the crypto space have been working hard to make sure their blockchain projects and digital currencies remain relevant in the crypto space. $75M raised already. Hurry up! Neluns ICO Ends in just 1 day! Up to 35% extra-bonus. Don't Miss Out! One of the most competitive digital currency in the crypto space is Cardano (ADA), and the founder, as well as the Foundation of the digital currency, have been thriving to promote the digital currency. SEE ALSO: Cryptocurrency Prices List Live Chart: Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin (BTC), Ripple (XRP), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Cardano (ADA), Litecoin (LTC), NEM (XEM) - Thu Oct 4 Cardano’s First Open Source Project – Rust Recently, Charles Hoskinson – the founder of Cardano (ADA) – talked about the anniversary of the..
A couple of weeks ago, a BCH core developer discovered a huge susceptibility in Bitcoin (BTC) Core. According to the reports, the susceptibility has the potential to collapse and cause a huge havoc on the network of Bitcoin (BTC). The bug was recognized to be inflation and denial-of-service (DoS) susceptibility. Nevertheless, according to a tweet by a Twitter user named Cobra – which happens to be the co-owner of Bitcoin.org – said that the threat has been found and fixed on Bitcoin Core. They fixed the bug in Bitcoin Core version 0.16.3. The new version was released on the same day, and the developers said it is free from the vulnerability and bug found on the previous versions. SEE ALSO: Ethereum Classic (ETC) Is Taking Dips But The Significant Support Is Preventing Losses Charlie Lee Gives His Opinion Regarding the Bitcoin Core Vulnerability A Twitter user by the name “Luke Dashjr” said, “87 percent of the Bitcoin (BTC) network is still susceptible to CVE-2018-17144 – (Common Vuln..