Day: June 22, 2019

Altcoin

Ethereum Mining: All You Need to Know

Ethereum (ETH) is an open-sourced and decentralized platform backed by blockchain technology designed by Vitalik Buterin, Gavin Wood, and Joseph Lubin. The decentralization refers to complete immunity from any outside interference and no control of any sort by any single authority. It is basically focussed at distributed applications (dApps) by facilitating smart contracts. Ethereum’s major […]

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Dogecoin (DOGE) Now Added As a Payment Option on Trippki

The industry of digital currency is consistently getting broader acceptance and adoption across the world. The number of companies beginning to embrace crypto payments seems to be increasing day by day. One such update has been announced by Trippki which has now facilitated Dogecoin payments for its hotel booking platform. The news was shared with […]

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Bitcoin

Lightning Lab’s Newly Launched Wallet Gets 2000 Downloads In First 24 Hours

The lightning lab has released its alpha version of their Bitcoin wallet for lightning network. They released it on Wednesday 20th June. The application developer of Lightning Labs Tankred Hase has told within the last 24 hours the wallet saw about 2000 downloads both for Android and iOS. The idea of bringing the new Bitcoin […]

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Bitcoin Surpasses Russian Monetary Base To Become The World’s Eighth Largest Currency

Bitcoin is now the world’s largest currency in terms of market capitalization. It is now bigger than Russia, Canada, Australia, South Korea, Norway, and many developed countries. Bitcoin currently has a market cap of over $162 billion at the present prices. However, by the end of this year, the figure could rise exponentially, as experts […]

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Now Released: Mobile Application of Bitcoin Lightning Network For Users’ Testing

According to the latest reports, Lightning Labs has announced the release of a dedicated mobile application on 19th June 2019. The Lightning App, as the application is referred to, is available for the users to download on Testflight (iOS) as well as Google Play (Android). The App runs on Bitcoin Mainnet in alpha. The crypto community […]

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Cryptocurrency

Why the Airdrop Needs a Shake-Up?

During the ICO boom in 2017, the craze for airdrops also took off. It seemed like almost every project would give away tokens in exchange for a follow on Twitter or an upvote on Reddit. Even though the craze has died down, airdrops are still regularly used as a marketing tactic. Tron is one of […]

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Cryptocurrency

eBay Reverses Its Initial Stand, Says It’s Open To Cryptocurrency Initiative

Making a somersault on its initial stand, eBay now said that the company is open to the initiative of using cryptocurrency on its platform for making the payments. Just so you know, last month it said that there is no plan of introducing cryptocurrency payments on its platform. This change of heart can be attributed […]

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Cryptocurrency

Litecoin Joins Hands With Bibox Exchange And Ternio Blockchain To Launch Limited Edition Blockcard

Litecoin has announced that it has entered a partnership with crypto exchange Bibox and blockchain network Ternio. The three platforms have come together to launch the Limited Edition BlockCard, and a Ternio powered crypto debit card for Litecoin. Litecoin Foundation@LTCFoundation #PayWithLitecoin anywhere in the where major are accepted w/ the soon to come #Litecoin debit […]

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Cryptocurrency

Facebook’s Crypto Libra Coin Doesn’t Require KYC

The much-talked-about cryptocurrency of Facebook titled Libra is in the news again thanks to the release of its whitepaper yesterday on 18th June 2019. Not only the release has created a buzz among the crypto community, but it has also sparked off many discussions on the internet, especially on Twitter. Changpeng Zhao, the Founder, and CEO […]

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How Facebook’s Libra Crypto Platform Will Revolutionize Mass Adoption Of Cryptocurrencies? [Part I]

The launch of Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency is expected to be the second biggest event in the history of digital assets, the first being the launch of Bitcoin’s genesis block in 2009. The social media giant has a user base in access of 2 billion, spread across several countries. Libra, a stablecoin backed by traditional assets […]

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