Bitcoin Fees Temporarily Less Than BCH, Can This Continue?

Transaction fees are a hot topic of debate in the cryptocurrency world. There are numerous discussions regarding Bitcoin versus Bitcoin Cash fees in this regard. It now seems the average Bitcoin transaction cost is lower than that of BCH. As is usually the case, such a temporary snapshot can look very different in a few

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Bitcoin and Crypto on Continuous Decline: Major Factors and Trends

The year 2018 hasn’t been kind to the cryptocurrency and bitcoin industry. All markets are bleeding value for nearly five full months now. There are various factors which may contribute to this ongoing decline. Besides potential market manipulation, a few other trends are also worth taking into account. The Negative Cryptocurrency Trends Perhaps the most

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TRON Creator Continues to Show an Interest in Acquiring BitTorrent Inc

TRON is one of the altcoins making a lot of headlines lately. After announcing its imminent main net launch, excitement has taken hold again. It now appears the creator of this project seeks to acquire BitTorrent Inc. It is another step along the way toward creating a completely decentralized internet. BitTorrent Inc is Important Few

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Rapid Growth of Lightning Network Payment Channels Paints a Bright Future for Bitcoin

The Bitcoin ecosystem is set to undergo some major changes. One of the bigger upcoming developments is the Lightning Network. Over the past few months, thousands of new payment channels have been established, signalling a major step in the right direction toward mass adoption of this new technology. The Lightning Network Payment Channels Scaling Bitcoin

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The World Needs Fewer Blockchain Ideas and More Decentralization

Blockchain has become somewhat of a buzzword in the financial sector. Many people have high expectations for this revolutionary technology. However, some critics claim the financial sector needs decentralization, rather than more proprietary solutions. There are some reasons as to why this latter approach may be preferable. Is Blockchain Over-hyped? According to a recent piece

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Bitcoin Gold Network Still Suffering Over a Week After Attack

Bitcoin Gold has been an interesting social experiment. This hard fork of Bitcoin had some high ambitions at first. Several months down the line, it seems things look a lot worse for wear. With one individual controlling most of the network, the ecosystem is facing a serious threat. Solving this matter has proven to be

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Steps to Take Prior to Upcoming EOS and TRX Token Swaps

Interesting times are ahead for specific altcoin holders. Anyone who has invested in either Tron or EOS will need to prepare a course of action. Both currencies are in the process of launching their main net, and tokens need to be swapped. It seems Binance will be the go-to exchange to perform these swaps, although

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Singapore Looks to Attract More Crypto Exchanges With Regulatory Revamp

Regulatory changes will affect the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystems in the future. The Monetary Authority of Singapore is looking to make some changes. A consultation paper has been presented to make the exchange ecosystem more competitive. This is positive news for the cryptocurrency ecosystem as a whole. Improving The Position of Singapore When Singapore introduced

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Circle Lets Users Invest in Cryptocurrencies With Just a Dollar

Circle is making a lot of inroads in the cryptocurrency industry. The company wants to make it easier for consumers to get involved in Bitcoin and similar currencies. After securing $110 million in funding, the firm is launching a new feature. Known as Buy The Market, it is another part of Circle Invest venture. This

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Bank of America Secures Another Permissioned Blockchain Patent

Financial institutions are paying close attention to the blockchain. Various patent filings have been made public over the past few weeks and months. Bank of America was recently awarded a patent related to letting users access a certain blockchain network. A remarkable development which brings the financial sector closer to incorporating distributed ledgers in an

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