Month: January 2019

Tipping the Scales: Could Unit-e Finally Break Blockchain’s Scalability Impasse?

Amid a seemingly constant stream of new concepts claiming to be key to crypto to breaking through to the financial mainstream, one immovable issue remains ever-present: scalability. The crypto community is abuzz with new projects relating to the issue, from the Bitcoin (BTC) Lightning Network to a brand new cryptocurrency […]

Hodler’s Digest, Jan. 14–20: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

Top Stories This Week Ethereum’s Constantinople Hard Fork Delayed Until February After Vulnerability Found Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople hard fork has been delayed until late February after smart contract audit firm ChainSecurity found a security vulnerability allowing a reentrancy attack. The security bug found would potentially let an attacker steal crypto […]

Hodler’s Digest, Jan.7–13: Top Stories, Price Movements, Quotes and FUD of the Week

Top Stories This Week Altcoin Ethereum Classic Reportedly Undergoes 51 Percent Attack Earlier this week, the Ethereum Classic (ETC) reportedly underwent a 51 percent attack. In the aftermath, crypto exchange Coinbase noted that upwards of $1.1 million in crypto was double spent during the time of the deep blockchain reorganization. […]

XRP/USD Technical Analysis: Cryptocurrency content with sideways movement as market remains undecided

The roller-coaster cryptocurrency market does not look to be stopping anytime soon, with some coins seeing rises while others are still in the bear’s grasp. Popular cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum [ETH] and XRP have all been displaying alternative bullish and bearish signals, with many users waiting with bated breath […]

New Bitcoin [BTC], Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash trading pairs announced on CoinField

CoinField, a popular Canadian cryptocurrency exchange, has added another feather in its cap with the latest announcement stating that 18 new fiat trading pairs will be added on the platform on January 11. The roster includes trading pairs pegged to popular fiat currencies such as the United States dollar [USD], […]

Ethereum Classic [ETC]: A deep-dive into 51% attack leading to the loss of $1.1 million worth ETCs

Opinion Cryptocurrencies – money of the future. Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies promised a lot of things and along with those promises came the problems that we would never have faced if we stuck to the fiat system. But then again the world isn’t all black and white. As promising and strong […]