One of Forbes’ latest articles presents Monero’s Riccardo Spagni’s views on XMR. Riccardo Spagni – aka FluffyPony on Crypto Twitter – tells author Leslie Ankney that XMR is not the best choice as an investment. Continue reading Use Monero (XMR) As A Currency, Not An Investment, Riccardo Spagni Tells Forbes
Ripple, the company at the forefront of blockchain-based payment services, is now allegedly offering XRP packages as an incentive to hire prospective and talented engineers from across the world. Continue reading Ripple allegedly offering attractive XRP packages as an incentive to prospective hires
One of the main characteristics of blockchains is that, in order to evolve, they must resort to implementing hard forks. This effectively takes the chain off in a new direction while adding the necessary upgrades. Forks can be controversial since they have the power to rewrite the blockchain’s previous path. So, what are self-amending blockchains and can they offer an alternative to forks? Tezos cryptocurrency thinks so, but not everyone is in agreement. Continue reading Self-amending blockchains: Can Tezos offer an alternative to forks?
tZERO was launched by Overstock.com through an Initial Coin Offering-ICO, with the aim of raising funds for developing an alternate decentralized trading platform. The long-awaited tZERO security token trading platform will go live by the end of this week according to CEO Patrick Byrne. Overstock’s ATS (Alternative Trading System) a precursor to tZERO has been operational for two years but with limited volumes. Continue reading tZERO: Successful migration from an ICO to STO, platform launch awaited
The cryptomarket had a lively beginning to 2017 with the bulls coming to rest, and losing 60+% of total market cap value in just January. Further, 2018 was turned out to be pessimistic with the downward crypto market trends. On the brighter side, the crypto market is maturing while stodgily making its way past the FOMO and FUD stages. Continue reading Will crypto winter come to an end in 2019?