|Day's range||111.226 - 111.498|
|52-week range||65.80 - 284.89|
|Volume (24 hrs)||5.12B|
|Volume (24 hrs) all currencies||5.12B|
Shoe manufacturer Nike just received a patent to tokenize shoes on the Ethereum blockchain. In a document posted on the U.S.The post Nike receives patent to tokenize shoes on Ethereum appeared first on The Block.
The Ethereum Istanbul upgrade is now live. With the implementation of Istanbul, the Ethereum network is now a step closer to ETH 2.0, due sometime in 2020. Istanbul is the name given to Ethereum's latest network upgrade. Previous network upgrades include Constantinople, Spurious Dragon, and Byzantium - part of the Metropolis roadmap. Essentially, Istanbul brings a number of new features that will: Align the costs of opcodes with their computational costs and improve denial-of-service attack resilience Make layer-2 solutions based on SNARKs and STARKs more performant Enable Ethereum and Zcash to interoperate Allow contracts to introduce more creative functions What are EIPs and why do they matter? Changes that are implemented in Istanbul are defined using Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs).The post Ethereum's Istanbul upgrade is now live appeared first on Coin Rivet.
Luno Malaysia, one of the only three regulated cryptocurrency exchanges in the country, is set to list XRP on its platform.The post Crypto exchange Luno set to list XRP on its platform after receiving regulatory nod appeared first on The Block.
At the time of writing, Ethereum (ETH) is trading at around $147 following a 2% increase in price since last week. The world's second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap has been consolidating over the past few days, as most altcoins have been doing lately. As mentioned last week, Ethereum is on a clear consolidation path that started back in mid-November after the overall market dipped due to Bitcoin's huge move to the downside. And it seems the downtrend is still in play, at least until we see a clear sign of a reversal. Let's take a look at the chart for Ethereum, courtesy of TradingView. During the second half of the year, ETH has been attempting to consolidate and recover followingThe post Latest Ethereum price and analysis (ETH to USD) appeared first on Coin Rivet.
It’s a mixed start to the day as the majors struggle for direction following Monday’s sell-off. Key levels would need to be hit by late morning for support.
It’s a bearish start to the day, with Stellar’s Lumen on the slide as it plays catch up with the broader pullback. It’s looking like a bearish day for the pack…
It’s a mixed start to the day for the majors. Failure to move through to key levels by late morning would test the bulls later in the day…
Ethereum Classic has built up an army of loyal followers who firmly believe in the “code is law” principle. Many of these fans flock to Reddit, the social news aggregation and discussion website, to meet fellow Ethereum Classic supporters and discuss the latest goings-on in the coin’s development. If you’re an Ethereum Classic fan or simply want to learn more about the coin, it’s worth checking out some of the most popular subreddits devoted to the cryptocurrency. What is Ethereum Classic? When a loophole was exploited by a hacker in June 2016 resulting in the theft of 3.6 million Ether (approximately $50 million), Ethereum forked to a new chain in order to resolve the damage from the hack. Some developersThe post Three Ethereum Classic subreddits you should follow appeared first on Coin Rivet.
The launch of ASIC rigs for Ethereum’s blockchain hasn’t gone down well among the Ethereum community, with many arguing the network will be harmed and the price of ETH will suffer. For miners, however, an ASIC rig offers greater efficiency and speed than a traditional GPU, which manufacturers argue will enable miners to unlock more value. Who is correct in the long term remains to be seen, but for anyone with an interest in mining ETH, it’s a debate worth exploring. ASICs versus GPUs A Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) is a chip or electronic circuit which can render graphics for display on an electronic device. Although their primary purpose is to manage and boost the performance of video and gameThe post Does an Ethereum ASIC unlock greater value for miners? appeared first on Coin Rivet.
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase’s Visa debit card offering has added support for ethereum-based DAI stablecoin. Announcing the news Friday, Coinbase Card said DAI is the first stablecoin added to its offering.The post Coinbase’s Visa debit card adds support for DAI stablecoin appeared first on The Block.
New Jersey-based BlockFi is extending their services to allow customers to trade their cryptocurrencies with zero fees attached.
Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has launched support for the Swiss franc (CHF) in partnership with Liechtenstein-based Bank Frick. Starting Dec. 6, users can trade between CHF and Bitcoin as well as CHF and Ether on Kraken’s platform.The post Kraken adds support for Swiss francs appeared first on The Block.
Crypto financial services provider BlockFi has launched a commission-free trading platform, BlockFi Trading, where users can trade Bitcoin, Ether, and ERC20 stablecoin Gemini Dollar in real-time.The post BlockFi's new trading platform allows users to trade Bitcoin, Ether, and Gemini Dollar in real-time appeared first on The Block.
Cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer, recognized as one of the 10 exchanges with “real” trading volumes by asset management firm Bitwise, has just made it easier for users to buy cryptocurrencies.The post BitFlyer Europe users can now buy crypto with credit cards appeared first on The Block.
Stellar’s Lumen joins the rest of the pack in the red. More losses could be on the way should key levels not be hit by late morning…
The bears sink the majors early this morning. Barring a break back through the major support levels, it could be a painful day for the bulls…