Cryptocurrency is making headlines again—this time, in real estate. A pilot program in South Burlington, Vt.—initiated by global blockchain real estate marketplace Propy Inc.—marks the first U.S. deed recorded using only blockchain technology, according to multiple sources. In this case, Ethereum was used to transact and record contracts...
Key Highlights ETH price is moving lower from the $761 swing high and is now below $740 against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line at $746 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX). The pair might continue to decline...
Recent talking points include a blog post by Preethi Kasireddy, “fundamental challenges with public blockchains.” The post outlines several problems faced by blockchain platforms at the moment; limited scalability, limited privacy, lack of formal contract verification, storage constraints, and unsustainable consensus mechanisms - to name a few.Scaling issues on Ethereum...
By Gaurav S. Iyer, IFC Published : April 3, 2018 iStock.com/BackyardProduction Ethereum News Update Have we reached a bottom? That’s the...
What an incredible year it's been for the cryptocurrency market and investors! All cryptocurrencies combined started the year with an aggregate market cap of $17.7 billion, but they're now (as of Dec. 12) worth $494 billion. That's a return of nearly 2,700%, which is more than some investors...
Local blockchain startup Chain Partners has rolled out Korea’s first Ethereum-based offline payments service Coinduck, on Jan. 4. Coinduck, applying Chain Partner’s on-chain instant transaction technology, allows users to make payments and wire transfers with Ethereum coins within five seconds, shorter...
Ethereum Classic has been aggressively making its way back towards the all-time-highs of $47.37 versus the...
William Mougayar, author of "The Business Blockchain" and advisor to the Ethereum Foundation, said in an interview with CNBC May 18, that regulators lack a foundational understanding of cryptocurrencies.Speaking to CNBC, Mougayar explained that in an attempt to regulate digital currencies, the US Securities and Exchange Commission...
Is it a coincidence or a bad April Fool’s Day joke the crypto prices hit their lows on April 1. Since then we have enjoyed encouraging news on the technical front.  Bitcoin seems to be holding around the $8,000 level while Ethereum keeps poking its head above $500....