Ledger secures $75m for crypto security

The demand for secure crypto storage is almost as high as the demand for the assets themselves. Only a few companies at the moment are offering solid secure offline storage devices for cryptocurrencies and they are selling out like hot cakes. Ledger is one such company and it has just secured its second round of […]

Best Ethereum Mining Hardware (2018 Updated)

The post Best Ethereum Mining Hardware (2018 Updated) appeared first on 99 Bitcoins. Ethereum (ETH) is a popular choice for graphics card (GPU) miners. In 2018, Ethereum smashed its long-term $400 ceiling, and reached more than $1,000. Ethereum GPU Mining Ethereum’s Ethash algorithm is one of many algorithms designed for optimal mining on GPUs. Generally […]

Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Settles above $1.50

Key Highlights Ripple price managed to move further higher and it broke the $1.50 resistance against the US dollar. There is a short-term bullish trend line forming with support at $1.50 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is placed nicely above the $1.45 and $1.50 levels, and […]

Bitcoin Will Be Back Up, Market Sell-Off an Overreaction: BitPay Executive

The post Bitcoin Will Be Back Up, Market Sell-Off an Overreaction: BitPay Executive appeared first on CCN According to BitPay chief commercial officer, Sonny Singh, whenever Bitcoin’s price surges high or drops low, the situation is blown out of proportion. “You know every time there’s good news or bad news, the market tends to overreact. […]

Bitcoin Price Roller Coaster Makes Ransomware Cybercriminals Queasy

The post Bitcoin Price Roller Coaster Makes Ransomware Cybercriminals Queasy appeared first on CCN Bitcoin has done what regulators haven’t been able to accomplish — getting cybercriminals to lay off of cryptocurrencies as the ransom payment du jour in malware attacks. Bitcoin’s price swings over the past few days — from below $10,000 24 hours ago […]

Soaring Bitcoin Price Leads $159 Billion Crypto Market Recovery

The post Soaring Bitcoin Price Leads $159 Billion Crypto Market Recovery appeared first on CCN Well, somebody bought the dip. Just as critics were rushing to proclaim that the bitcoin bubble had burst, the markets staged a $159 billion recovery. The rally was headlined by the bitcoin price, which rebounded from its sub-$10,000 fling and […]

Decentralizing the Sharing Economy With Blockchain Technology

San Francisco–based startup Origin is creating a set of protocols that allow developers and businesses to build decentralized marketplaces on the blockchain, with a focus on the sharing economy. The Origin Protocol is a set of open-source blockchain protocols for buyers and sellers of services like car-sharing or home-sharing to transact on a decentralized, open […]