10 April, 2019 14:02
Justin Sun announced collaboration with Ethereum this year
CEO and founder of Tron (TRX) Justin Sun, announced the imminent start of cooperation with Ethereum. Despite Vitaly Buterin’s comments about Tron, cooperation will begin later this year. Justin Sun also raised the issue of its new solution based on the second level and the USDT version based on TRX. Moreover, the launch of a new network with privacy options is scheduled for the second quarter.
10 April, 2019 12:43
Brexit date leaks appeared before the summit
The European Union wants to offer the UK to postpone the withdrawal date from the Community to December 31 or March 1.
According to dpa, a meeting of EU ambassadors was discussed on Tuesday with the aim of encouraging the UK to postpone Brexit until the end of the year or even until March 1, 2020. But France doubted the proposal.
10 April, 2019 12:26
New York State issues its 19th BitLicense
The New York State has opened the regulatory doors for one more cryptocurrency company this week. The state financial authority has issued it 19th BitLicense to one of the oldest and largest cryptocurrency trading platforms in Europe.
10 April, 2019 10:47
Cryptocurrency bull Tim Draper criticizes CEO of JPMorgan
Bitcoin and blockchain technologies are increasingly convincing opponents of digital currencies. A good example is the central banks that are exploring the possibilities of the blockchain and are considering the issue of issuing the Central Bank’s digital currency. JP Morgan Chase & Co. is also added to this group. - one of the largest financial holdings in the world. The instability of its CEO, Jamie Dimon, has been criticized by Tim Draper, a popular promoter of virtual currencies.
09 April, 2019 15:24
Electrum wallet servers under DoS-attack
A bitcoin wallet Electrum has faced DoS-attack for about a week already, which is rumoured to cause huge losses of users' funds. In fact, the company spokesperson has already confirmed that its servers were under DoS attack, though there were no comments regarding the possible amount of losses.
09 April, 2019 13:24
Cryptocurrency mining can become outlawed in China
On Monday, the Chinese economic authorities expressed intentions to ban cryptocurrency mining activities (including bitcoin) in the country. The National Development and Reform Commission has unveiled the new list of the industries that are to be promoted, restricted or closed. This list includes the cryptocurrency mining segment as well. With the draft document being disclosed, NDRC is expecting the public to provide comments on it for further final determination.
09 April, 2019 11:14
Oil prices remain on upward track
The oil market got stronger on Monday, posting the increase for about six weeks in a row. Moreover, benchmarks changed hands at the peaks since last November, which is related to the players' fears of a further decline in the global oil supply. According to the available market data, June futures for Brent oil at London ICE Futures rose by about $0.76 to $71.10/bbl, which is the peak since early November 2018.
08 April, 2019 17:40
Tron unveils schedule for SUN Network and USDT-Tron launch
On April 8, Justin Sun, the founder of Tron, has unveiled the schedule for the SUN Network activation as well as the launch of the USDT token on the Tron blockchain. The update will involve expansion with cross chain infrastructure as well as dapp sidechains. These moves are believed to boost Tron's capacity and make execution of Tron smart contracts more effective.
08 April, 2019 15:45
Lightning Network-based Boltz crypto exchange goes alpha
New cryptocurrency exchange service Boltz go alpha last week. The platform offers now exchange service for BTC-LTC via Lightning Network and Submarine Swaps protocols. The new platform is said to be positioned as a strong rival of Shapeshift. It is also aimed at solving the issues connected with input liquidity which is believed to be a common problem for Lightning-nod operators.
08 April, 2019 14:39
Coinbase rumoured to work on new infrastructure
The leading US-based cryptocurrency trading platform – Coinbase – is reportedly working on more effective infrastructure for trading orders matching. The company plans to move to the new infrastructure later this year. Specifically, some sources in the know name June as a possible month for the migration.
08 April, 2019 12:12
Slacker US state bonds push US dollar down on Monday
The US dollar has stated this week with a weakening driven by a further decline in the yield of the US state-bonds on the labour market report. According to the non-farm payroll data released last Friday, the number of new jobs in the USA increased by 196,000 in March. At the same time, the market forecast that the rate will be some 180,000.