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Ripple’s XRP Outruns Bitcoin to Spike 6% Amid ‘Swell Event’ Hype

XRP was performing better Bitcoin and the rest of the top rivals on Monday as investors/speculators anticipated bullish outcomes from an upcoming Ripple event. The third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization established an intraday high of $0.2936 as of 0616 GMT. The move uphill brought its daily gains up by 5.73 percent, as calculated from the opening price. At the same time, XRP stole a large chunk of capital from the Bitcoin market, rising by as much as 5.13 percent against the benchmark cryptocurrency. The XRP-to-BTC exchange rate earlier established a sessional peak of 3,523 sats. At its lowest in Q3, the pair was trading at 2,967 sats. Continue reading Ripple’s XRP Outruns Bitcoin to Spike 6% Amid ‘Swell Event’ Hype

NEO DevCon Event Previews NEO Blockchain 3.0, And Advocates For Microsoft’s .NET Framework Developers

Amidst the bearish Bitcoin trends and the naysayers, one cryptocurrency named after a movie by the Wachowskis, seems to be impervious to market trends… and is currently hiring. Continue reading NEO DevCon Event Previews NEO Blockchain 3.0, And Advocates For Microsoft’s .NET Framework Developers

Proof of Keys Event May Highlight Centralization of Crypto, but Some of Its Claims Are Unfounded

Bitcoin celebrated its 10th birthday on Jan. 3, and in commemoration of this milestone, the very first Proof of Keys event was held. Organized by crypto investor and podcast host Trace Mayer, it urged cryptocurrency traders to withdraw their holdings from crypto exchanges, in order to promote the decentralization and monetary independence on which Satoshi Nakamoto’s vision for Bitcoin was founded. Continue reading Proof of Keys Event May Highlight Centralization of Crypto, but Some of Its Claims Are Unfounded

Several Exchanges Said to Be “Failing” Bitcoin Ownership Event

HitBTC are apparently not the only ones who are “failing” the Proof of Keys event today. The event is intended to prove the Bitoin solvency of each exchange. Every user is encouraged to withdraw all Bitcoin to private keys that they control. However, according to Trace Mayer and the Proof of Keys’ event’s official page, in addition to HitBTC, several exchanges had issues leading up to or on the day of the event (today). Continue reading Several Exchanges Said to Be “Failing” Bitcoin Ownership Event