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Ethereum Classic ‘Changes’ Boost Price to New All-Time Highs Over $30

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) has rocketed in price to new all-time highs as the altcoin’s hard fork deadline next month nears. Following increased enthusiasm at a recent developer conference in Hong Kong, ETC hit $34 in trading Tuesday after news of “significant changes” became mainstream. The move represents near-50 percent growth in 24 hours, ETC’s best Read More

Price Analysis: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin, November 13

4 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Price Analysis: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin, November 13
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. * BTC/USD, ETH/USD and LTC/USD market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Bitcoin’s expected SegWit2x hard fork Read More

Lawyer Argues Tezos Suit “Should Be Heard in Switzerland”

4 weeks ago 7ring Comments Off on Lawyer Argues Tezos Suit “Should Be Heard in Switzerland”
Altcoins Drew Hinkes, a miami-based partner at legal firm Berger and Singermann has discussed the legal dispute over the approximately $232 million USD raised by the Tezos ICO. Last month, news.Bitcoin.com reported that the founders of Tezos had entered into a legal battle with the chairman of a Swiss foundation comprising an independent third party tasked Read More

Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Bitcoin’s Less Valuable Spawn: Top Six Most Ridiculous Altcoins
While Bitcoin may be the granddaddy of digital coins, it has spawned hundreds of alternatives. Some of them are getting close to contesting Bitcoin, such as Ethereum, and some have real world application and tweaks, like Ripple, Litecoin, and Dash. However, the ICO boom has spread to the ridiculous and the absurd, birthing a host Read More

Bitcoin Dominance Index Surpasses 61% for First Time since March

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Bitcoin Dominance Index Surpasses 61% for First Time since March
Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. For the first time since March of this year, the bitcoin dominance index has surpassed 61 percent, further solidifying bitcoin’s position as the leading digital currency within the global cryptocurrency market. From January to September, the dominance index of bitcoin has declined Read More

How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on How to Protect Yourself From the CryptoShuffle Trojan
Russian based cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs has warned owners of cryptocurrencies that their coins are not safe even in private wallets. A new trojan called CryptoShuffler is stealing coins right from under the noses of users by replacing wallet addresses on a user’s clipboard as they copy and paste wallet data for transfers. No wallet Read More

Californian Professor Prefers Central Bank-Backed Digital Currencies Over Decentralized Cryptocurrencies

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Californian Professor Prefers Central Bank-Backed Digital Currencies Over Decentralized Cryptocurrencies
Well-respected University of California Professor of Economics and Political Science Barry Eichengreen has claimed that he favors the use of central bank-issued virtual currencies over decentralized cryptocurrencies. He added that the latter will not play a major part in the future of the financial sector. In his interview with CNBC, Eichengreen said that the central Read More

A Tale of Two ICOs: How Maidsafe, Tezos Endangered Own Projects With Critical Mistakes

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on A Tale of Two ICOs: How Maidsafe, Tezos Endangered Own Projects With Critical Mistakes
ICOs are experiencing a tremendous popularity boom right now, and many participants might think that the concept is a new one, when in fact it isn’t. Long before Ethereum-based ERC20 tokens began to be offered for sale, Ethereum itself was launched using an ICO. Many don’t realize that the history of ICOs goes even further Read More

Bobby Lee Divides Reddit AMA as Talk Centers on SegWit2x

1 month ago 7ring Comments Off on Bobby Lee Divides Reddit AMA as Talk Centers on SegWit2x
BTCC CEO Bobby Lee’s public AMA largely focused on SegWit2x Wednesday as his position causes controversy. Answering user queries during the recurrent Reddit Q&A session, Lee said that BTCC would potentially accept the SegWit2x chain should it receive requisite market support. He added BTCC’s mining pool would continue mining BTC and would shortly start mining Read More