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Blockchain Startup Offering 'Dynamic Fees' To Help Users Save Money On Transactions

A blockchain-driven startup believes that blockchain technology has the potential to be more than a “one trick pony designed for investors” – setting the objective of creating cutting-edge technology for fast transactions, and delivering “practical services for real people.” According to ARK, its entire ecosystem has been built around encouraging the mass adoption of cryptocurrency through a user-friendly platform. The company says its team is determined to ease consumers into…

Bitcoin Volatility Hits Record Low, Calm Before a Major Short-Term Rally? Experts Weigh In

Disclaimer: This article does not contain investment advice or recommendations. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. In the beginning of October, Bitcoin achieved a 17-month low volatility rate, recording its highest level of stability since mid-2017. Bitcoin has started to experience a noticeable decline in its volatility during a period in which the volume of the dominant cryptocurrency achieved…

Ethereum (ETH) Price Analysis: Bulls Eyeing Upside Break

Ethereum price is currently consolidating above the $208.50 support. ETH/USD is likely to break to the upside towards $224.00 or $225.00 in the coming sessions. Ethereum price is placed well above the $208.50 support zone. ETH/USD broke a key bearish trend line with resistance at $214.00 on the 30-minute chart. The price may slowly continue to grind higher towards the $222.00 or $225.00 levels. View Ethereum Price Predictions Ethereum Price…

Ethereum Foundation Releases Fourth Wave of Grants

The Ethereum Foundation has announced the fourth wave of grants awarded to 20 different persons and entities working on the Ethereum blockchain, it revealed in a press release Oct. 15. According to the release, the total amount of awards is over $3 million. The biggest grants worth $500,000 were given to Prysmatic Labs and Status. Both companies are working to develop the Ethereum 2.0 ecosystem first announced by co-founder Vitalik…

Ethereum-Based 0x (ZRX) Goes Live On Coinbase Consumer, Surges To The Moon

On October 7th, ZRX, the native token of the 0x ecosystem, saw a strong uptick in investor interest, as users claimed that the asset was visible on Coinbase.com’s in-house tax calculator application in an apparent accident. This rumor, as reported by Ethereum World News, saw the asset post a 15% gain in a matter of hours, as optimists claimed that the popular altcoin was on the verge of gaining a…

Commentary: Blockchain has been a lie all this while

NEW YORK: With the value of Bitcoin having fallen by around 70 per cent since its peak late last year, the mother of all bubbles has now gone bust. More generally, cryptocurrencies have entered a not-so-cryptic apocalypse. The value of leading coins such as Ether, EOS, Litecoin, and XRP have all fallen by over 80 per cent, thousands of other digital currencies have plummeted by 90 to 99 per cent,…

DTCC Shows Private Blockchain Can Handle US Equity Trade Volumes

A new DTCC study has shown that distributed ledger technology, aka blockchain, can scale to meet the volumes of the U.S. equity market — more than 100 million trades a day. The study, which was conducted by Accenture with support from technology firms Digital Asset and R3, showed a distributed ledger could process 6,300 trades per second continuously for five hours to meet the 115,000,000 daily trades at peak rates…

The Price Of Bitcoin And Equities Are Correlated

(photo: Getty royalty-free images) Bitcoin is not meant to be an asset that is correlated to things like commodities and equities. However, it is–and if you are a chart-watcher you have likely seen bitcoin move in line with other markets. The clearest example of this has been shown in big bitcoin moves when certain countries’ markets open. South Korea was a strong example and London often moves bitcoin at open….

Is The Correlation Between Stocks And Bitcoin Real?

Do stocks and bitcoin really correlate? Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg Market analysts have repeatedly asked whether stocks and bitcoin are correlated. Long story short, it depends on one’s time frame. In the short-term, there are certainly instances where stocks and the digital currency have moved in tandem. During 2017, for example, both stocks and digital currencies experienced notable gains.  Then, earlier this year, when both asset classes started plummeting, it once again appeared…