Category: Altcoin

ASIC Resistance: Will Ethereum Join Monero Against the Mining Giant?

Subsequent to Monero hard fork Ethereum may abandon PoW to send ASIC miners to the penalty bench. The crypto community is bracing for a real revolution – leading cryptocurrencies may abandon the Proof-of-Work (PoW) algorithm. The reason is the far-reaching game of mining giant Bitmain, which is building up its monopoly on the market by

India To Get 30% Discount On Venezuelan Crude Oil If Paid For In Petro, Says Local Source

Local sources report that Venezuela has offered to give India a 30% discount on the sale of crude oil if they pay with Venezuela’s Petro coin. Venezuela will give India a 30 percent discount on crude oil, but only if India uses the state-issued Petro coin, according to an article published yesterday, April 29, from

UNICEF Australia Offers Users Option To Mine Crypto As Donation

UNICEF Australia has released a website that will let users opt-in to mine crypto with their devices as a form of donation UNICEF Australia announced yesterday, April 29, an initiative that allows users to give over their computer’s processing power to mine cryptocurrency as a donation to the charity. We're excited to launch The Hopepage.

Cryptocurrency and Equity Markets: Weekly Wrap-Up

Good week for US markets amid positive news, while cryptocurrencies showed mixed performance this week. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author 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. The market

Crypto Markets Edge Back Into The Green After Mid-Week Correction

Crypto markets edge back into the green after their significant dip earlier this week. The top ten coins by market cap are mostly in the green today, as markets make a tentative recovery following their significant dip earlier this week, Coin360 data shows. Bitcoin (BTC) hit $9,500 at one point in early trading hours this morning.

Charlie Lee: ‘To make Litecoin More Decentralized, Eventually I Would Step Away’

Charlie Lee claimed in a recent interview that he considers eventually ‘stepping away’ from Litecoin to make the coin truly decentralized. Charlie Lee, former director of engineering at Coinbase crypto exchange and the creator of Litecoin (LTC) has expressed his intention to make the altcoin a global decentralized cryptocurrency in an interview with TenX made

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, IOTA, EOS: Price Analysis, April 28

Technical analysis on top 9 cryptocurrencies. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author 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. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Dan Morehead,

Bitcoin Holds $8,000 Price Point Amid Warnings Fast Growth Could See Lows Return

Bitcoin’s growth should be slow and steady, analysis says as prices retain the $8,000 threshold. Bitcoin prices are holding steady today, April 19, one week after a surprise surge took the cryptocurrency up $1,000 to reach above $8,000 in the space of 30 minutes. Capping a week of more moderate fluctuations around the $8,000 mark,

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, April 19

Technical analysis on top 9 cryptocurrencies. The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author 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. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. In the