Crypto-Fueled Market Openbazaar to Close Shop Unless OB1 Raises Community Funding

Crypto-Fueled Market Openbazaar to Close Shop Unless OB1 Raises Community FundingOn September 25, the creators of the decentralized marketplace, Openbazaar, announced that unless the project can gather community funding, the supporting services like seed nodes and the API wallet will shut down. The firm behind the project, OB1 is also removing the Haven app from the iOS App Store and Google Play on October 1. […]

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How a Spoof Turned Into a Media Hype About Bitcoin Cash

How a Spoof Turned Into a Media Hype About Bitcoin CashAn anonymous Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supporter says he deliberately started a spoof which successfully baited local media to report on the coin. The trick, which involved the use of 100 Bitcoin Cash tip stickers, only cost a total of $1,100 yet it managed to get BCH featured by media outlets in Bakersfield. Explaining the success […]

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Ethereum’s Gas Spike Forces Coinbase Pro to Pass Network Fees to Customers

Ethereum's Gas Spike Forces Coinbase Pro to Pass Network Fees to CustomersWhile Ethereum network fees have jumped to new highs this year, the popular cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase Pro, announced that the trading platform would be passing network fees onto customers. The move followed the exchange listing Uniswap’s native token UNI, an airdrop that saw miners collect close to $1 million in gas in less than an […]

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East Asia Dominates World’s Onchain Crypto Activity, Europe and North America Trail Behind

East Asia Dominates World's Onchain Crypto Activity, Europe and North America Trail BehindCrypto activity continues to flourish worldwide, according to a new cryptocurrency adoption index published by the blockchain intelligence firm Chainalysis. The researchers compile onchain digital currency retail value transferred, onchain crypto deposits, peer-to-peer exchange volume, and other types of methodology. Chainalysis recently published a new report called the “2020 Geography of Crypto,” a study that […]

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Bitcoin Unlimited Launches Two-Option Voting App Powered by Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Unlimited Launches Two-Option Voting App Powered by Bitcoin CashOn September 16, the Bitcoin Unlimited development team launched a new application called Votepeer. The software is powered by the Bitcoin Cash network and allows anyone to set up a transparent two-option voting process. This week a couple of Bitcoin Unlimited (BU) developers released a new voting protocol called Votepeer. BU software engineers, Dagur and […]

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SLP Trading Platform Cryptophyl Plans to Change Into a Noncustodial Defi Exchange

SLP Trading Platform Cryptophyl Plans to Change Into a Noncustodial Defi ExchangeThe U.K.-based Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) exchange Cryptophyl is closing its doors in order to restructure into a decentralized finance (defi) platform. Cryptophyl has revealed the trading platform will officially go offline on September 21 and is asking customers to withdraw before that period. Just recently the SLP token trading platform Cryptophyl has revealed it […]

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Noncustodial Bitcoin Cash Client Zapit Demos In-Wallet SLP Dividends Tool

During the last week, Bitcoin Cash proponents have been discussing Zapit, the noncustodial BCH wallet that also supports Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) tokens. Zapit’s team recently revealed on Twitter that developers have been working with a new dividends tool built into the mobile wallet. Zapit is a bitcoin cash (BCH) wallet that was released on […]

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Whale Watch: 68 New Whales Join ETH Network, BTC Holds Lowest Concentration of Whales

Onchain data shows that during the market carnage this past weekend the number of ethereum whales increased significantly, while ETH prices dropped by 30%. Analytics from the data firm Santiment shows 68 new whales joined the network during the last three days. During the last three days, cryptocurrency prices dropped considerably but ethereum (ETH) and […]

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Bitcoin Dominance Slides Losing 10% in the Last 100 Days

Bitcoin Dominance Slides Losing 10% in the Last 100 DaysBitcoin’s Dominance Index has slid 10% from a high of 67% on May 10, to a low of 57% today. Despite the defi market shakeout, ethereum still captures 10% of the aggregate market capitalization of $330 billion. There’s been a number of changes in the top ten line up of coins, as bitcoin (BTC) has […]

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Market Update: Blood in the Crypto Streets, Bitcoin Miner Dumps, CME Gap, Defi Doldrums

Market Update: Blood In the Crypto Streets, Bitcoin Miner Dumps, CME Gap, Defi DoldrumsThe cryptocurrency economy slid significantly on Thursday afternoon (ET), as the aggregate market cap of all the crypto coins shaved more than 10% during yesterday’s trading sessions. More than 12 hours later, a number of the top crypto assets are still down in value between 4-12%, and some digital coins saw even bigger losses during […]

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