Ethereum

Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork Nears and ETH Hacks Rise

Two days ago, brand new code was released on GitHub that had a Constantinople activation time within it. The post reads that Geth, or ‘Go Ethereum,’ is a special release and a hard fork will take place on the Ethereum (ETH) mainnet at block 7,080,000. This new hard fork is expected to take place around […]

HTC Exodus 1 Blockchain Smartphone Will Ship with Brave Browser

CFTC Wants to Know More About Ethereum: Are ETH Futures on the Horizon?

Ethereum’s Geth Software Upgrades Ahead of January Hard Fork

Altcoins

Tron DApp Usage Jumps 48% — More Than 1 Million Transactions Last Week

Advertisement The TRON Foundation launched its TRC20 exchange this week. It is a place for people to exchange tokens issued on the TRON platform. The TRC20 exchange is located at TRX.market. The TRC10 token exchange is still on Tronscan, the primary block explorer and information service for the Tron ecosystem. TRC20 and TRC10 tokens can […]

Cameroon Separatists Create Cryptocurrency Called AmbaCoin

Blockchain Encyclopedia Everipedia Unveils Improvements, Expansion Plan

eToro launches #WelcomeToTheClub Premier League UK campaign

Mining

Debunking the Bitcoin Death Spiral Theory

Bitcoin critics always seem to be the loudest during bear markets, which means the most ridiculous negative statements about the digital asset are also made during these times. In addition to plenty of claims of bitcoin’s death from the likes of angel investor Jason Calacanis and economist Nouriel Roubini, there is now also the theory […]

Mining

Report: At Least 77.6% of Bitcoin Mining Powered by Renewable Energy

The latest version of Coinshares’s bi-annual bitcoin mining report is now available, and it includes some fascinating conclusions in terms of the types of energy sources involved in the bitcoin mining process. According to the report, at least 77.6% of bitcoin mining is powered by renewable energy, which is in direct contrast to the sorts […]

Mining

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Just Saw its Second-Largest Drop in History

Advertisement The crypto market’s prolonged decline has finally begun to manifest in the bitcoin mining industry, which had at times seemed impervious to falling prices but is now experiencing a moderate exodus. Bitcoin Hash Rate Begins Rare Decline At a basic level, miners produce Bitcoin blocks by competing to solve complex mathematical problems. When the […]

Mining

German Firm Xolaris Launches Two Bitcoin Mining Investment Funds

Advertisement CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. German investment firm Xolaris has launched a European private-equity fund focused on bitcoin mining. Xolaris expects to raise $ 34 million to $ 57 million for the four-year project, the company announced in a […]

Blockchain

3 Cryptocurrencies Decoupling From Bitcoin into 2019 (PAL, TRX, WAVES)

2018 was underwhelming compared to 2017. The bear market went into full swing and most cryptocurrencies lost over eighty percent. Bitcoin has begun decoupling from many cryptocurrencies including those having some of the biggest developments of 2018. WAVES, TRX, and PAL are three cryptocurrencies that have persevered through the bear market. These three projects exceeded […]

President Trump Appoints Bitcoin Proponent as White House Chief of Staff

The HTC Exodus 1 ‘Blockchain Phone’ is Here and It’s Underwhelming

Blockchain Start-Up Orbs Raises $15 Million With Kakao’s Help

Blockchain Phone: Will Samsung Enter the Ring? Trademarks Say Yes!