Author: Bitcoiner

Which Cryptocurrencies Will Survive The Altcoin Apocalypse?

With the massive crypto market rout that has occurred in ‘red August’ many are now talking of an altcoin extinction which could spell the demise for the majority of them. Which ones are likely to survive is the key question. Most of the altcoins have dropped way below their price levels this time last year […]

Wyre Adds MakerDAO Stablecoin Pairing for Global Money Transfers

Blockchain money transfer company Wyre has announced a partnership with MakerDAO, creator of the Dai stablecoin, to offer Dai as part of a fiat-crypto trading pair in more than 30 countries across the world including the U.S. Under the new framework, Wyre’s regulated money transfer infrastructure will be used to facilitate the instantaneous movement of […]

New Transport Layer bloXroute Promises to Solve Bitcoin’s Biggest Problem

bloXroute Labs and a team of Northwestern University students believe Bitcoin’s biggest problem, scalability, can be solved without affecting its chief virtue — decentralization. Northwestern and bloXroute Labs Are Working to Solve Scalability Issue Critics have always identified the limited number of transactions that Bitcoin’s 00 network can process as its most significant problem. They […]

Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Facing Uphill Task Near $0.10

Key Highlights ADA price declined heavily and traded as low as $0.0844 against the US Dollar (tethered). This week’s highlighted significant bearish trend line is still active with resistance near $0.1100 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is currently correcting higher, but it is likely to face […]

Venezuela to Use Petro as Unit of Account for Salaries, Goods and Services

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has announced that the national oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, will be used as a unit of account within the country, news outlet ABC International reported August 14. Nicolás Maduro reportedly announced in a television address, that the state oil company PDVSA will use the Petro as a unit of account. Additionally, […]