Category: Altcoins

Tether [USDT]’s volume should be seen as a ‘completely irrelevant metric’, says researcher

Tether [USDT] has been a topic that has been voraciously discussed across the board lately, with the Bitfinex-Tether scandal providing the ground for the controversy surrounding the stablecoin. Another controversial topic in the cryptocurrency industry was the issue of fake transaction volumes on many of the popular cryptocurrency exchanges. The […]

Monero to Use New Proof-of-Work Algorithm to Reduce Hard Forks, Cryptojacking

The developers of Monero (XMR) have revealed they may introduce a new type of proof-of-work (PoW) consensus algorithm for the leading privacy-oriented cryptocurrency. According to Cointelegraph, Monero’s development team is planning to launch a different version of the PoW-based consensus protocol in October 2019. The privacy-focused cryptoasset’s developers reportedly made […]

Crypto Analyst Says Critical Bitcoin Barrier Signals Altcoin Breakout – BTC, XRP, Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Cardano, Tron Forecasts

Altcoins are gearing up to take a chunk out of Bitcoin’s crypto market dominance, according to crypto analyst Kiril Nikolaev. The altcoin market has been consolidating at a collective market cap at around $100 billion, Nikolaev writes in a new article on CCN. That, combined with the fact that BTC […]

XRP vs Stellar Lumens [XLM] Price Analysis: Bears stall coins’ bullish momentum

Several top digital currencies listed on CoinMarketCap were surging as bulls rose to the occasion. The recent bullish swing can possibly be attributed to growing institutional adoption and the cryptospace’s numerous positive developments. The altcoin rally was dominated by the Litecoin [LTC], and was followed by Cardano [ADA], Bitcoin Cash […]

SCB Thailand Launches Ripple Transfer Service, Is XRP Adoption on the Way?

Photo: SCB Thailand The Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), the largest commercial bank in Thailand, is now offering payment transfer service through Ripple’s RippleNet. On May 18, one user came across the bank message and published a snapshot in Twitter. SCB transfers via Ripple. And with that we have mainstream adoption […]