Active growth of the crypto market with a number of unsuccessful projects raise a question about the future of the cryptocurrency and blockchain in 2019. Experts claim that in order to have high chances of a long-term role in the market, blockchain applications and crypto assets must provide users with real financial results.
The speculation on future adoption of Bitcoin BTC drives its price for more than “actual utility”, said the CEO of crypto trading platform BitPay Stephen Pair in an interview with a media outlet recently.
Investing in cryptocurrency becomes like gaming, which may within time generate a constant inner desire inside investors to keep the process going, with both sides they survive: profit and loss, as acquiring the skills over the time practicing such kind of trading pushes those who opt to continue to insist more.
Recently, LinkedIn, a platform for business and employment, released a report of the most sought-after specialties. According to this document, the most popular specialty among US employers this year is the blockchain developer.
The recent report, which was conducted by the American multinational information technology company IBM, showed that significant part of the auto industry executives believe that the blockchain will be a disruptive force in the industry in the next three years.
Bitcoin BTC is the oldest encrypted digital currency based on the blockchain technology, while Bitcoin Cash BCH just appeared as recent as the last year, exactly in August 2017.
Ethereum or ether are two names for one cryptocurrency and a functional decentralized environment. Ethereum can hardly be called Bitcoin 2.0, as it is something different. However, at the starting point we could call Ethereum as Bitcoin younger brother as it was built with reference to this cryptocurrency. This article was written as a guide to Ethereum
TRON is one of the largest blockchain-based platforms. Despite that the value of the native TRX token is going down the project continues to flourish and expand with the launch of TRON Accelerator, which might help TRON Foundation eventually overtake the blockchain market and beat Ethereum.
Recently, the crypto-focused institutional asset Morgan Creek Digital issued a $1 million bet against the S&P 500 (SPX) stock market index. The press release states, that the crypto fund has issued a wager that its Digital Asset Index Fund –– a basket of ten major crypto assets –– will outperform the SPX over the next 10 years, starting Jan.1, 2019.
Bitcoin Cash hard-fork split and the following clash of the Bitcoin Cash ABC (BCH ABC) and Bitcoin SV (BCHSV) camps exaggerated the race for the title of a leader on the Crypto Market.
According to the recent bitcoin mining report from Coinshares, it was discovered that more than 70% of bitcoin mining operations is powered by renewable energy.
2018 marks the year of new stablecoins entering the crypto market. One of which is Paxos Standard, that has soared in market cap and got recently listed on Binance. Could Paxos Standard take over Tether on the long-term?