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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Eyes A Rally Past $4 After Weeks Of Consolidation

Ethereum Classic (ETC) continues to trade within an ascending channel but the price has been reluctant to rally towards the top of the channel and has been consolidating the past few weeks. The 4H chart for ETC/USD shows that the price is now consolidating above the trend line support in the same manner that it did just before the major crash in November, 2018. This is as if market makers are trying too hard to put a certain pattern in front of retail traders because they want them to find exactly what they are throwing at them. What would that...

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Why Ethereum Classic (ETC) Could Be The Fastest Growing Blockchain In 2019

Ethereum Classic (ETC) has been around for years but until recently, the only people interested in this blockchain were either those who believed in its principles of immutability and decentralization or those that worked on it in some capacity. The majority of investors who buy cryptocurrencies to turn in a profit had no reason to invest in Ethereum Classic (ETC) because it was a poor performer during the previous altcoin season. In fact, ETC/USD seriously lagged behind while other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum (ETH) and Litecoin (LTC) rallied hard. This led to all sorts of debates about Ethereum Classic (ETC) being...

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) Is Proof Good Projects Thrive Even In Bad Times

Ethereum Classic (ETC) is thriving during one of the toughest times in its entire history. This bear market has been hard on most blockchain projects but in our view, Ethereum Classic (ETC) tops the list. This is because the core development team that has been working on Ethereum Classic (ETC) all these years decided to leave because of funding problems that the prolonged bear market created. From the moment ETC Dev made their announcement of shutdown on Twitter, people have been spinning this in thousands of ways. Ethereum Classic (ETC) had no lack of critics but after this announcement, even...

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Ethereum Classic Cooperative Welcomes Bob Summerwill

The Ethereum Classic Cooperative are pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Summerwill as the new Executive Director of the team. Bob Summerwill is most famous for his involvement in Ethereum, ConsenSys, CryptoChicks and a whole load of other community building projects from within the blockchain industry. Bob has a passion for cooperation and for building a community, the ETC Cooperative are pleased to announce that Bob’s incredible work will be continuing on into the ever-growing Ethereum Classic community as a result of this appointment. See the full announcement from the ETC Cooperative here According to the official announcement: “Bob...

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Is The ETC 51% Attack A Call For New Security Models

There is one question that still lingers in the air which is, are decentralised systems naturally vulnerable to 51 percent attacks? The recent attack against the Ethereum Classic network shows that there are limits of decentralisation and flaws in the current processes of securing digital assets and hints at the ways that these risks can be calculated. 51% attacks Currently, the market is in a state known as ‘crypto winter’ which has a less than favourable effect on the industry. In addition to this, bringing down the prices and eroding margins, the market affected the hash rate required to mine...

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