Bitcoin Cash Expands Gains, But EOS and Populous Are The Biggest Gainers

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) outperformed the rest of the top ten cryptocurrencies in regards to price appreciation last week: demand for Bitcoin Cash has been increasing at a robust pace supported by trader’s optimism in the infrastructural improvement in virtual currency markets. BCH price rose 70% last week, and the coin is extending its incredible bull-run into this week. Bitcoin Cash is up 20% today to $1430 – the highest level in the last two months. The announcement related to a hard fork – a platform that will exclusively pair it…

Bitcoin Price: Bitcoin Reaches its One-Month High

The Bitcoin price (BTC) bull-run is continuing this week after soaring 34% in the last two weeks. Bulls have been successfully optimizing trader’s sentiments, and they have several reasons to support their bullish thesis. They say the market has digested the bearish trend that was supported by concerns over the regulatory requirement, taxation, and bans from countries and advertising platforms. BTC price almost hit the $9000 mark during the weekend – the highest level in the last month.  A large number of buy orders for the largest coin is supporting the…

Yoshitaka Kitao Expects Ripple to Reach $10 by Year End

Ripple price (XRP) outperformed the top two coins last week in regards to price appreciation: Ripple coin traded above $0.90 level last week for the first time in forty-five days. This rise was driven by rumors of Binance’s intentions to add USD to crypto assets. The broader bull-run in cryptocurrency markets also added to XRP coin price. Ripple was one of the worst performers during the latest bearish trend, which pushed its price to four-month lows early in April, amid traders concerns over regulators crack down and tax season. XRP…

Shift Card is Accepted at 38 Million Merchants Worldwide

Thirteen hours ago Litecoin’s founder, Charlie Lee, reintroduced a partnership to his nearly 800K followers via his personal twitter. Coinbase, the US’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, signed a partnership deal with Shift Card back in late 2015. Shift Card works with over 38 million global merchants, which allows Coinbase users able to spend their Bitcoin(BTC), Ethereum(ETH), and Litecoin(LTC) virtually anywhere. FYI: Coinbase’s Shift Visa debit card can be linked to any wallet in your Coinbase account. So in addition to BTC, it can be set up to deduct from your LTC…

Litecoin Recovers from LitePay’s Hard Hit

Litecoin has been a crypto that has managed to overcome adversity. Created as a faster and cheaper alternative to bitcoin, this “old” cryptocurrency has had a very active journey during its existence, becoming one of the five most important cryptos in the ecosystem. The main face behind this blockchain is Charlie Lee, a developer highly committed to his project, active in social networks and willing to face the users when it has been necessary. However, he has also managed to coordinate the best decisions to make Litecoin a currency by…

Litecoin (LTC) and TRON (TRX): Big News, Big Progress

From crypto debit cards to huge transactions, to airdrops and beyond, Litecoin (LTC) and TRON (TRX) are making big progress this week in the crypto world. Litecoin (LTC) Litecoin is currently selling for $151.71, which puts the coin up 1.05% in the past 24 hours. Source: CoinMarketCap Litecoin has been a pretty steady climber increasing by 20% over the past week. A lot of things are happening for the coin, (besides several new Litecoin debit cards now being in the works, including one by TenX (see you, LitePay!)), Litecoin has…

Ripple(XRP), Stellar(XLM), & Dentacoin(DCN) Ride the Wave – Upside Ahead?

The cryptocurrency market corrected somewhat over the weekend but has since made its way back up. It is now sitting over the $400 billion mark, the first time the market has broken over this price threshold in 7 weeks. Presently, Bitcoin (BTC) is just below the $9,000 mark and Ethereum (ETH) is sitting under $650. Today, we’re taking a closer look at Ripple(XRP), Stellar(XLM), and Dentacoin(DCN). Ripple (XRP) Source: CoinMarketCap XRP had quite the run-up in price this past week but has since corrected. Gary Gensler, the top financial regulator for the Obama administration…

Bitcoin to be Bigger than the Internet? Tim Draper Thinks So

The cryptocurrency sector is a fundamental part of our world. Some people love it, others hate it, but that doesn’t stop the crypto wheels from turning. Now, it seems like every week someone new joins the conversation and expresses their own opinion on the crypto space. The latest to do so is Tim Draper, a venture capitalist.  Tim Draper Talks Bitcoin On Saturday, at the Intelligence Squared U.S. debate, Tim Draper declared a very bold statement. He said Bitcoin will be bigger than Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA), Skype, and Hotmail combined. Draper, who…

Icon (ICX) and NEO: Altcoins Increasing, But Why?

Coins on the crypto markets are seeing both red and green today. Bitcoin (BTC) and Ripple (XRP) are in the red zone, while Icon (ICX) and NEO have moved into green territory. The latter coins are what we are going to focus on today.  Icon (ICX) Icon (ICX) is making waves in the market today, as well as the overall crypto and blockchain space. The coin is currently selling for $3.83, which puts Icon (ICX) up 10.64% in the past twenty-four hours.  Source: CoinMarketCap So what caused Icon (ICX) to…

Coinbase has Blocked WikiLeaks: A Controversy has Kicked Off

Coinbase has blocked Wikileaks. The controversy broke out over the weekend, so what happened? Let’s dig in. According to WikiLeaks, Coinbase suspended it from using Coinbase’s payments services. WikiLeaks tweeted out the message it received from Coinbase, which stated that some of WikiLeaks’ activities were “in violation of [Coinbase’s] Terms of Service.” ANNOUNCE: Coinbase has blocked the official @WikiLeaks shop from its platform without notice or explanation. You can continue to donate #Bitcoin to WikiLeaks at https://t.co/lvhoyhlqUa. #Coinbase #DefendWL #Cryptocurrency #Ethereum #BitcoinCash #ReconnectJulian pic.twitter.com/4BSS023OOk — WikiLeaks Shop (@WikiLeaksShop) April 21, 2018…