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Markets Looking Good Ahead Of New Week

After a rather disappointing end to the last week, this morning is seeing some very healthy movements within the markets. The general consensus is green, offering a much more promising and optimistic outlook for the week. Fingers crossed, this one lasts and provides small steps towards a recovery of some description. Here’s a quick summary of the top 5 currencies this morning (9th April) according to Coinmarketcap.com: Bitcoin +2.61% Ethereum +7.50% Ripple +3.75% Bitcoin Cash +4.39% Litecoin +4.57% Overall, a very promising scene compared to what we have been faced with during the start of this month. I must note...

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Hard Cap Proposal By Buterin For Ethereum Not An April Fool’s Joke

The 1st of April in 2018 saw plenty of announcements being made by prominent members of the blockchain world as a joke. CoinMarketCap jokingly made the ranking system for tokens work with them being valued in comparison to “Lambos” while someone of the likes of Vitalik Buterin even made the announcement that Ethereum is now launching a new Ethereum stablecoin called the World Trade Francs. According to the announcement, the WTF stablecoin is going to be based on the next generation blockchain technology which will allow for users to transact and hold the stablecoin with ease. The Hard Cap Announcement...

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Cardano (ADA) Determined To Give Ripple (XRP) And Ethereum (ETH) A Run For Their Money

Cardano (ADA) entered the crypto community with a mission to revolutionize blockchain and currently ranks 7th in terms of marketcap. The team behind this great project is always two steps ahead of its competitors which is why they call Cardano third generation blockchain which means that it has set out to solve problems that other coins are yet to face. It is no surprise this project is backed by IOHK (Input/Output Hong Kong) under the leadership of Charles Hoskinson. If you have not heard about IOHK before, that is fine because they are not the kind interested in publicity or...

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Ethereum Classic (ETC): The Forgotten Twin Brother Of Ethereum (ETH)

Ethereum Classic (ETC) came into existence after the infamous Ethereum hardfork when disagreements over reimbursements of funds in the aftermath of the DAO hack resulted in two coins. Proponents of Ethereum Classic argued that code is law so they kept to the old chain without any alteration. Those in favor of changing the code or in other words, printing more Ethereum to pay those affected by the DAO founded Ethereum (ETH) under the leadership of Vitalik Buterin. This was a tough decision no doubt but it gave birth to two schools of thought on the Ethereum Blockchain. Most of the...

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Ethereum Moves Past Bitcoin And Takes Top Spot

Bitcoin has been at the merciless hands of the media and the internet of late, looking at the markets shows that it has had a great impact on both the value and the reputation of the coin. Yesterday did look as if a recovery for Bitcoin was underway however, once again the value of Bitcoin is down, only marginally, but in a market where Bitcoins closest rivals Ethereum and Ripple are up, it’s a very negative outlook for Bitcoin and its investors. Most shockingly, according to the International Business Times, Ethereum has officially overtaken Bitcoin as the most popular cryptocurrency...

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