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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash, Monero: Price Analysis, Dec. 30

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash, Monero: Price Analysis, Dec. 30

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, IOTA, Litecoin, Dash, Monero: Price Analysis, Dec. 30 The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. Cryptocurrencies have generated wealth for the traders like no other asset class. While Bitcoin has garnered most of the attention, it is not the only one to have risen in 2017. There have been scores of winners. Ethereum was the second leading currencies aiming to overtake Bitcoin as the dominant leader of the year; it could never really achieve the feat. However, within the past two week...
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Korean Exchange Youbit May Avert Bankruptcy – Members Have 3 Options – Bitcoin News

Korean Exchange Youbit May Avert Bankruptcy – Members Have 3 Options – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Korean Exchange Youbit May Avert Bankruptcy – Members Have 3 Options - Bitcoin News Featured South Korean exchange Youbit filed bankruptcy last week but has now come up with additional options to pay back its members. The exchange is asking them to vote between three options. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales Youbit’s Bankruptcy Filing Youbit exchange’s operator Yapian Co. Ltd filed bankruptcy on December 19 after the platform was hacked, as previously reported by news.Bitcoin.com. A notice on the exchange’s website explains that each member will be allowed to withdraw “approximately 75% of the balance at 4:00 am on December 19.” The exchange added that “The rest of
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US Dollar Will End 2017 as Worst Year Since 2003, While Bitcoin is Up 1,372%

US Dollar Will End 2017 as Worst Year Since 2003, While Bitcoin is Up 1,372%

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Please share if you find this article interesting. US Dollar Will End 2017 as Worst Year Since 2003, While Bitcoin is Up 1,372% The US dollar has recorded the largest annual decline in value since 2003 and is forecasted to end 2017 at a three-month low against other major currencies like the Chinese yuan and Japanese yen. Separating money and state Meanwhile, Bitcoin, the most valuable cryptocurrency in the market with a $227 bln market valuation, is en route to ending the year recording a 1,341 percent increase in value, as one of the most profitable cryptocurrency in the global market behind Ripple, Litecoin, Dash and Ethereum. Several analysts such as Chris Gaffney, president of World Markets at EverBank, told Reuters that the value of US dollar would likely further decline t...
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PR: Alibaba and eBay’s Representatives Support Global Marketplace Storiqa – Bitcoin News

PR: Alibaba and eBay’s Representatives Support Global Marketplace Storiqa – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. PR: Alibaba and eBay’s Representatives Support Global Marketplace Storiqa - Bitcoin News This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Storiqa launched its token sale on November 28, 2017, and has exceeded its soft cap and has reached more than $6 million. Storiqa aims to provide the ways of digital trading and destroy all the borders between buyers and sellers. It is the marketplace which supports cryptocurrency and smart-contracts. Due to using of blockchain technology,
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Ripple Becomes Largest Altcoin As Bitcoiners Issue Warnings

Ripple Becomes Largest Altcoin As Bitcoiners Issue Warnings

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Ripple Becomes Largest Altcoin As Bitcoiners Issue Warnings Ripple (XRP) has overtaken Ethereum as the largest altcoin by market cap in a surge which has divided the cryptocurrency community. After the payment network’s token reached as much as $2.65 on some exchanges this week, investors are celebrating returns which have topped 1,000 percent in just three weeks. At the start of December, XRP traded at just $0.24. Multiple altcoins have seen astronomical gains towards the end of this year as Bitcoin’s own surge fueled copycat behavior which saw new all-time highs for assets including Monero, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic. With a market cap of $91 bln at press time Saturday, however, it is XRP that has stolen the show from Ethere
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SegWit2x Version 2.0 – a Farce?

SegWit2x Version 2.0 – a Farce?

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Please share if you find this article interesting. SegWit2x Version 2.0 - a Farce? If we are to believe what we are told - the Bitcoin Blockchain has forked once again after the revival of SegWit2x. The fork, which was abandoned in November due to a lack of consensus among original signatories of the New York Agreement, proposed an increase in Bitcoin’s block size from 1mb to 2mb in an effort to improve its scalability. Much like Coinbase’s surprise announcement of Bitcoin Cash support a week ago, SegWit2x’s revival popped up on the internet courtesy of a new website, headed up by a completely new team of developers from those that had worked on the original SegWit2x code. The developers celebrated the launch of SegWit2x at block number 501451 on Dec. 28, although potential users
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What DAO? Charting Ether’s Epic 2017 Price Climb

What DAO? Charting Ether’s Epic 2017 Price Climb

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Please share if you find this article interesting. What DAO? Charting Ether's Epic 2017 Price Climb For ether, the cryptocurrency that powers the ethereum network, 2016 was defined in part by the creation and subsequent collapse of The DAO, the blockchain-based investment vehicle that raised more than $150 million at then-current prices. Yet as 2017 comes to a close, the cryptocurrency is closing the books on a banner year for its value, having surged from less than $10 one year ago to more than $700 as of press time. Buoyed by the overall growth of the cryptocurrency market. In this article, we look at some of the major market moments seen in the past 12 months, culminating with the cryptocurrency's temporary push above $800. Slow start Ether was in a rough spot as 2016 came t...
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Top 10 Companies of the Blockchain Industry in 2017

Top 10 Companies of the Blockchain Industry in 2017

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Top 10 Companies of the Blockchain Industry in 2017 2017 was definitely the year of Blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin has surged from more than $950 at the beginning of the year to as high as $20,000. The total market capitalization of all the cryptocurrencies hit the $600 bln mark in December. We also saw an enormous growth in the number of the Initial Coin Offerings - from one or two a week in 2016, to dozens of ICOs in seven days in 2017. Cointelegraph is launching the “New Year’s Special” series of articles to highlight the results of this year and to get ready for the upcoming 2018. In this article, let’s have a look at companies that have performed better than others during this remarkable year for the industry. Ethe
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Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide – Bitcoin News

Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Markets Update: BTC Value Against the Dollar Continues to Slide - Bitcoin News Market Updates Another holiday cryptocurrency market slump is here as bitcoin, and a broad swathe of other digital assets, are hitting new lows during New Year’s Eve weekend. On Saturday, December 30 around 7am EDT, the price of bitcoin (BTC) touched a low of $12,240 across global exchanges after coasting along at $14,300 for most of Friday’s trading sessions. Also Read: Ripple Gains 1,000% in One Month – Now the Second Largest Cryptocurrency Markets See a Tide Shift as the Price of BTC Drops Significantly Before 2018 It looks like we are in for another price storm this New Year’s Eve weekend as far as BTC markets and a slew of other digital asset
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Trading Tip `The Wall´ – Absurd Profits from Zclassic a.k.a. Bitcoin Private – Bitcoin News

Trading Tip `The Wall´ – Absurd Profits from Zclassic a.k.a. Bitcoin Private – Bitcoin News

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Please share if you find this article interesting. Trading Tip `The Wall´ – Absurd Profits from Zclassic a.k.a. Bitcoin Private - Bitcoin News Op-Ed In just 3 months, the price of Zclassic (ZCL) has increased by +5,768%. In this post, I’ll give some background to what Zclassic is and try to explain what is going on with it. Also read: The Art of Buying the Dip A Quick History Lesson on Zclassic Zcash (ZEC) is a privacy-centric cryptocurrency that launched Oct 28, 2016. It put cutting-edge cryptographic research in non-interactive zero-knowledge proofs (zk-SNARKs) into practice, allowing users to make transactions concealing both the sender and receiver of a transaction, as well as the amount being sent. The cryptography itself provides possibly the strongest privacy guarante