The ecommerce industry has seen tremendous growth in the last decade and it doesn’t look to slow down anytime soon. 2017 alone favored global retail e-commerce sales to the tune of 2.3 trillion dollars which is a trillion dollars extra to what it was in 2014. This figure is likely...
The Ethereum developer community came together and reached an agreement to apply the Constantinople hard fork to the Ethereum Ropsten testnet from block 4,200,000. The objective of applying this update in a test network is to minimize the possible risks associated with this type of fork. The agreement was unanimous,...
The ICO enthusiasm of the past year has waned. Promised profits ten times of their original value are giving way to threats from disgruntled ICO investors. Good times for ICOs are over One reason for the success of many Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) was that anyone could participate. This is one...
StellarX is a new GUI for trading in crypto currencies. The use is apparently free for all participants. The question is: What is the motivation behind bringing something to the market free of charge? As it looks, Stellar wants to break free of Bitcoin and differentiate itself from its...
delion: api is all about using IOTA's Tangle technology. With its first product, the company makes it possible to send and receive IOTA (MIOTA) using the e-mail address. Background Malik Dakdaki, a German-based software developer and co-founder of delion: api, writes in his blog post that the bad start of the...
TRON founder Justin Sun uses the power of comparison in marketing to document TRON's progress. Sun announced yesterday that TRON's number of registered accounts has exceeded EOS'. In addition, the TRON community presented BitTorrent Play based on the TRON ecosystem in a post-torrent. As we reported earlier, the average daily...
Bitcoin's market capitalization on September 3 was $125.2 billion. The bitcoin price currently stands at USD 7,262, with a total supply of just under 17.25 million bitcoin. But what does this value actually say about the Bitcoin ecosystem and the Bitcoin price? Some thoughts on market capitalization. Like so much...
While we still do not know whether the rift among the main players of Bitcoin Cash will not cause the birth of Bitcoin SV (Bitcoin Satoshi Vision) at the next fork of the BCH, scheduled for mid-November, a "stress test" of the BCH's current blockchain has been carried out. 2.1...
The upcoming Constantinople Hard Fork as well as the Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork are subject to strong tensions in the communities. Firefox will block cryptomining scripts in the future, while Coinbase ships its cold storage in a Faraday cage. The Tech echo. On the technical side, the past week was...
Ether Futures are expected to be launched by the end of 2018. It appears that CBOE Global Markets, the operator of the Chicago Stock Exchange, intends to bring the futures contracts for Ethereums Ether by the end of the year. After the Bitcoin futures, this would be the second...