Tron Fundamentals Continue to Strengthen With New Exchange Partnerships

There are very few crypto assets that have strong enough fundamentals at the moment to keep the bears away but Tron is one of them. Almost daily announcements from the team are keeping TRX buoyed while those around it continue to sink. Two More Tron Exchange Partners Added Several new developments and partnerships have kept

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Record US Government Shutdown Prolongs Crypto Winter

If things were not bad enough in crypto land the US government are adding to its woes. The longest shutdown in history is taking its toll on the economy, innovation and the crypto industry. The Waiting Game Continues Regulators are no friends of those in the blockchain and crypto industries but they have come to

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Crypto Market Wrap: Ethereum Hit by Hard Fork Hiccup

Market Wrap Crypto markets fall back again marginally, Ethereum in pain on hard fork delays, Tron and Maker following. Yesterday’s minor recovery fizzled out as quickly as it began and crypto markets are retreating again. Total market capitalization is just above $120 billion and further drops are looking likely. Bitcoin has found a new short

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Why Facebook Should Not be Trusted With Cryptocurrency

The race to launch the first crypto powered messenger app is heating up. Naturally the internet monopolies such as Facebook are scrambling to be first, but looking at its history it is one of the least suitable to handle decentralized currencies. New contenders are appearing on the scene with far better credentials than the world’s

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Bakkt Makes First Expansion Acquisition to Prepare Crypto Platform

At the end of 2018 Bakkt announced the closure of its first round of financial funding as a huge success. It has just expanded on that success with the announcement of its first official acquisition, an independent futures commission merchant. Bakkt Buying Assets for Platform Launch On New Year’s Eve, New York Stock Exchange owner

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Crypto Market Wrap: Minor Recovery in $5 Billion Bounce

Market Wrap Crypto markets recover yesterday’s losses but not much more, Ethereum, EOS, NEO and Maker putting on the most. A minor rebound has occurred over night which has pushed total market capitalization back over $120 billion. It is nothing to get excited about though as things are still way down on the week and

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Analyst: Final Capitulation Could See Bitcoin at $1,800 Before Trend Reversal

Price predictions for Bitcoin have been coming thick and fast recently and some have been more accurate than others. One analyst still predicts a lot more pain for crypto assets and a final capitulation before things start to turn around. Will History Repeat Itself For Bitcoin Prominent technical analyst Murad Mahmudov, who has predicted correctly

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No Respite For Ethereum as Constantinople Hard Fork Approaches

Ethereum’s long awaited Constantinople hard fork and network upgrade is due this Wednesday but last week’s crypto crash, followed by further losses yesterday, have resulted in ETH wiping out most of its recent gains. Hard Fork Expected Wednesday According to a recent post on the Ethereum blog the scheduled upgrade will occur at block number

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Crypto Market Wrap: Another $5 Billion Dumped as New 2019 Lows Are Hit

Market Wrap Crypto markets dumped for the third time in three days, Ethereum, BCH and BSV hurting, Tron recovering. Following a weekend of very minimal activity on crypto markets a third wave has dumped another $5 billion from them late on Sunday. This latest purge, the third in as many days resulted in total market

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Crypto Goes Narcos as Escobar Estate Launches New Stablecoin ICO

The late Pablo Escobar is infamous for a number of reasons but crypto has not been among them, until now. An ICO for a dollar pegged stablecoin has been launched by the brother of the drug lord and Colombian cult hero in an effort to impeach US president Donald Trump. Anti-Trump ESCOBAR ICO Gathers Momentum

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