Ripple Vs XRP – What is the Difference?

Contrary to popular belief, there is a difference between Ripple and XRP. To quote Michael Caine, “not a lot of people know that.” Even if people are aware, however, they still struggle to fully grasp the concept. This has caused many in the community to feel a certain sense of frustration, as Ripple, the company, has said time and time again that they are not the same, but have only now started to clarify the difference between the two. Before, many would argue that it was just assumed that the public…

Luxembourg and VeChain – More Government Use of Blockchain Suggested

Blockchain technology has shown that it can be beneficial to a multitude of industries, and even governments have been looking into ways to utilize and encourage it. Luxembourg, a small European country located between Germany, France, and Belgium, has become a part of this new blockchain-positive movement, as a delegation from the Luxembourg Ministry of Economy visited the Shanghai office of VeCahain Foundation on Wednesday. A delegation from the Luxembourg Ministry of the Economy visited the VeChain Shanghai office to learn more about the VeChainThor Blockchain.https://t.co/8eQJg7tBNX — VeChain Foundation (@vechainofficial) June 13,…

Altcoin News | Stellar (XLM) and IOTA (MIOTA) Take a Cold Plunge

Altcoin News – Bitcoin (BTC) is down Wednesday, but so are the majority of the altcoins on the market. This is likely due to the Coinrail hack, which occurred over the weekend.  As all the top-ten coins are down today, we’ve had our pick of which coins to report on. After much debate, we’ve settled on Stellar and IOTA. Altcoin News | June 13, 2018  Stellar XLM Price  🚀 Stellar (XLM) is currently selling for $0.21. This puts XLM down 10.68% in the past twenty-four hours.  Source: CoinMarketCap Stellar (XLM) is…

XRP News: Price Continues to Plunge After Coinrail Hack

XRP News – Following the news of the Coinrail hack, the crypto market suffered a major dip. This dip has continued well into the week, with numerous coins plummeting Wednesday. Take, Ripple (XRP), for instance. The cryptocurrency is down nearly 10% in the past twenty-four hours.  In this article, we’re going to be looking at XRP news, as well as noting some recent comments from Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of the company Ripple, about the market. XRP News | XRP Daily Chart  Ripple (XRP) is currently selling for $0.52. This is…

Bitcoin Cash Price Watch – BCH/USD Sinks Further, Hits Three-Month Low

Key Highlights: Bitcoin Cash declined further on Wednesday, falling to a three-month low of $800. BCH/USD has since bounced back to the $820-$830 price range. The cryptocurrency is on a major bearish run, establishing a major support at $820. Bitcoin Cash Sinks Further, Reaches Three-Month Low On Wednesday, Bitcoin Cash continued its decline from earlier this week, even hitting a three-month low of $800 for a brief moment. BCH/USD has since bounced back, now trading in the $820-$830 price range. The cryptocurrency market is strongly bearish right now, and selling…

Bitcoin Price Watch – BTC/USD Decline Continues, Now Below $6,500

On Wednesday morning, Bitcoin continued its decline from earlier this week, falling below the pivotal $6,500 price point. The cryptocurrency is now trading at around $6,400. Its price fell by approximately 17% over the past seven days and by 75% through 2018. Bitcoin Continues Decline, Testing New Support Continuing its decline from this past weekend, Bitcoin price fell below the critical $6,500 level. BTC/USD is now on a bearish trend testing a new support at $6,340. Another bearish trend line formed earlier at its resistance level of $6,550. As a…

The Crypto World Cup: Meet the Players, Guess Who Wins

It’s time for the next saga in our crypto game adventures – the Crypto World Cup! The world of crypto has a lot of big names. It’s about time they faced off with one another. Who will come out on top? Let’s meet the players! Crypto World Cup: Who’s Who Our crypto representatives come from all walks of crypto – token developers, crypto advocates, analysts, even some crypto naysayers. All of our fabulous crypto representatives were assigned randomly to a country playing in the FIFA World Cup. Their progress in…

Did Tether (USDT) Really Manipulate the All-Time Price Highs of Bitcoin (BTC)?

Tether (USDT) & Bitcoin (BTC) – A new study has surfaced this morning putting Tether in the negative spotlight once again. Last December, Tether was subpoenaed by the U.S Commodity Futures Trading Commission to provide proof that the digital currency was in fact back by a reserve of U.S. dollars. Bitfinex was also subpoenaed due to it losing banking relationships, but continued to remain operational. CEO of Bitfinex, JL van der Velde, spoke out against the accusations last year in an emailed statement and said: “Bitfinex nor Tether is, or has…

Tron [TRX] & VeChain Thor [VEN] [VET] Fall Despite Big Movements

Tron [TRX] & VeChain Thor [VEN] [VET] – The total cryptocurrency market has fallen below the $300 billion mark again – hitting a year-low reached back on April 1st. However, this time last year, the entire market cap was just over $100 billion. Will it drop below $200 billion again? We shall see. At press time, Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at $6,748.79 a coin, down –4.45%, in 24 hours. Ethereum is trading at $473.70 a coin, down -10.03% and Ripple (XRP) is trading at $0.531 a coin, down -8.54%, in…