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Vitalik Buterin Proposes Fixed Fees That Can Act as Block Reward

trustnodes | 08-19-2018

Vitalik Buterin has put forth a suggestion to change the current highest fee auction model for transaction inclusion to a fixed fee model. In opening a Github “issue” in Zcash, Buterin...The post Vitalik Buterin Proposes Fixed Fees That Can Act as Block Reward appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Mining|ZEC
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Digix Asks for $20 Million Worth of Eth, DAI it Say Token Holders

trustnodes | 08-19-2018

DigixGlobal has asked for $20 million worth of eth, amounting to around 70,000 eth from their total of circa 470,000 raised in an ICO in 2016. The team behind DigixDAO (DGD)...The post Digix Asks for $20 Million Worth of Eth, DAI it Say Token Holders appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|ICO
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To Canonical or Not Canonical, That’s the Bitcoin Cash Question

trustnodes | 08-19-2018

Among many discussions in Bitcoin Cash, which is to have a protocol upgrade this November, stands the question of whether canonical transaction ordering should be implemented, or indeed whether it...The post To Canonical or Not Canonical, That’s the Bitcoin Cash Question appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|Blockchain
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Panic in Venezuela as Maduro Launches New Money

trustnodes | 08-19-2018

Crypto public spaces have seen an uptick of Venezuelans posting today following a surprise announcement by Nicolas Maduro that the minimum wage is to increase from $1 to $30. That has...The post Panic in Venezuela as Maduro Launches New Money appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO
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Congressman Invites Crypto Industry Leaders to Capitol Hill to Discuss ICOs

trustnodes | 08-18-2018

Republican Ohio representative Warren Davidson has invited 32 cryptonians to Capitol Hill ahead of his plans to present Initial Coin Offering (ICO) related legislation to Congress this autumn. Davidson’s office...The post Congressman Invites Crypto Industry Leaders to Capitol Hill to Discuss ICOs appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO|Regulation
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Trump Eyes SEC

trustnodes | 08-18-2018

Amid the daily political bickering with Democrats, the chess game with China, Russia and Iran, the usual boasting about the economy, and the now seemingly admitted mistake of the baby caging,...The post Trump Eyes SEC appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Regulation|Asia
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Dapps First Says Eth Developer or Nearly 10,000 Users Send One Eth to a Dapp Every Day

trustnodes | 08-17-2018

When Maria Paula Fernández, organizer of ETHBerlin, announced earlier this month they were to use only dapps for their 1,000 strong hackathon event, she perhaps did not realize that she might...The post Dapps First Says Eth Developer or Nearly 10,000 Users Send One Eth to a Dapp Every Day appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH
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Chinese Clone Clogs Ethereum’s Network

trustnodes | 08-17-2018

A China based project is taking up some 30% of ethereum’s capacity, sending fees to 30 cent or more earlier today. LastWinner appears to have fully copied Fomo3D, a pyramid...The post Chinese Clone Clogs Ethereum’s Network appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Asia
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Some Cryptos Go Vertical on a Relief Rally

trustnodes | 08-17-2018

A number of cryptos have seen a jump of 50% or more as digital currencies turn green this August Friday. VeChain is up some 40% after they recently released their...The post Some Cryptos Go Vertical on a Relief Rally appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Trading
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Ethereum Retakes $300

trustnodes | 08-17-2018

The spartans are back. From the ashes of the doom season, ethereum rises some 20%, overtaking $300 today from a recent low of $250. However, its trading volumes remain somewhat...The post Ethereum Retakes $300 appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Trading
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An Inflation Based Theory of Ethereum’s Price

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

For months now we have been noticing some striking similarities between bitcoin’s price up to around 2015 and ethereum’s price action so far. One way to explain the similarities is...The post An Inflation Based Theory of Ethereum’s Price appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Trading|ETH
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Press Release: Qravity ICO Presale Goes Live For Blockchain-Based Entertainment

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

August 16, 2018 – VIENNA – Qravity, a media production and distribution platform that offers decentralized creative teams royalties for making movies, video games, music, and other forms of premium...The post Press Release: Qravity ICO Presale Goes Live For Blockchain-Based Entertainment appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO|Sponsored
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Ethereum’s Price and Transaction Numbers Diverge

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

The recent fall in ethereum’s price appears to have led to a divergence from its usual correlation with transaction numbers and other network usage statistics. For much of 2017 and...The post Ethereum’s Price and Transaction Numbers Diverge appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Trading|ETH
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Vitalik Buterin Tells the Story of His Race With Vlad Zamfir to Implement Proof of Stake Casper

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

Vitalik Buterin, ethereum’s inventor, has shed some light on the on-going efforts to implement Proof of Stake (PoS), starting from the beginning. Much of his statements will be navigable by...The post Vitalik Buterin Tells the Story of His Race With Vlad Zamfir to Implement Proof of Stake Casper appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH
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Nearly One Trillion Dollars Worth of Bitcoin Has Been Transferred in 2018, Close to Half a Trillion For Ethereum

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

An estimated $830 billion worth of bitcoin has moved so far this year according to our calculations of blockchain data as adjusted by Coinmetrics. In a statement introducing the new measure,...The post Nearly One Trillion Dollars Worth of Bitcoin Has Been Transferred in 2018, Close to Half a Trillion For Ethereum appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|ETH|Blockchain
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Fidelity Starts Offering Access to the Bitcoin ETN

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

Fidelity Investments, which has some $2.4 trillion assets under management, has begun offering their customers the ability to buy Bitcoin Exchange Traded Notes (ETN) offered by XBT Provider on Sweden’s...The post Fidelity Starts Offering Access to the Bitcoin ETN appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|ICO|Exchange
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Press Release: BANKEX Token Listed on Changelly

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

BANKEX, a leading global fintech company, has recently listed its BKX token on cryptocurrency exchange Changelly. Now BKX tokens can be purchased with any Visa or Mastercard bank card and...The post Press Release: BANKEX Token Listed on Changelly appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO|Exchange|Fiat|Sponsored
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Correction Trend Says This Week’s Crypto Technical Analysis

trustnodes | 08-16-2018

The weekly Technical Analysis is provided by Dmitriy Gurkovskiy, Chief Analyst at RoboForex. Needless to say, all statements and views expressed below and any forecasts contained herein are solely based on...The post Correction Trend Says This Week’s Crypto Technical Analysis appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Market|Trading
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Santiment, the ICO That Delivered

trustnodes | 08-15-2018

A year after raising $11 million in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) to become the crypto Bloomberg, Santiment has quietly begun to deliver. One of the more interesting aspect so...The post Santiment, the ICO That Delivered appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO
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Amid Chaos, DAI Stays Stable

trustnodes | 08-15-2018

Bulls and bears have been fighting ferociously recently, with bulls very much slaughtered in a carnage during yesterday’s doom season. Yet amid despair and all around a feeling of market...The post Amid Chaos, DAI Stays Stable appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO
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Only 30% of Eth Transfers Are to Exchanges

trustnodes | 08-15-2018

The vast majority of eth transfers are unrelated to the movement in and out of exchanges according to our analysis of data provided by Santiment. Around two million eth moves...The post Only 30% of Eth Transfers Are to Exchanges appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Market
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100,000 Genesis Eth Moved, Days Destroyed at Their Highest Since May

trustnodes | 08-15-2018

Some 93,750 eth have been moved by an address that bought 314,807.84 eth during the ICO four years ago. Around 100,000 of that 300,000 remains in the address. Some 100,000 of it...The post 100,000 Genesis Eth Moved, Days Destroyed at Their Highest Since May appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|ICO
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Bitcoin Shorts Skyrocket, Eth Longs Near All Time High

trustnodes | 08-15-2018

A hidden wall at Bitfinex appears to have caused much speculation in the markets with reports suggesting some $63 million worth of 10,000 bitcoins were bought through limit orders starting...The post Bitcoin Shorts Skyrocket, Eth Longs Near All Time High appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|ETH|Exchange|Market
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Press Release: BANKEX Pay Ethereum Wallet, Store Tokens and Make Transactions Available Now in the App Store for Free

trustnodes | 08-14-2018

BANKEX Pay is a user-friendly Ethereum wallet that securely stores crypto assets, enables users to make transactions, estimate gas costs, and generate receipts. The wallet can store ERC-20 and ERC-223...The post Press Release: BANKEX Pay Ethereum Wallet, Store Tokens and Make Transactions Available Now in the App Store for Free appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|ICO|Sponsored
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Crypto Market Cap Falls Below $200 Billion

trustnodes | 08-14-2018

The global market cap of all cryptocurrencies and tokens has fallen to $193.5 billion at the time of writing, down 76% from its all time high of $831 billion. All...The post Crypto Market Cap Falls Below $200 Billion appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Market|ICO
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Ethereum Crashes to a New Low, Briefly Falls Below $250

trustnodes | 08-14-2018

Ethereum’s price has made a new low since December, down to $249.93 before slightly recovering amid endless selling in the past eight months. The currency is now down 82% since...The post Ethereum Crashes to a New Low, Briefly Falls Below $250 appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Trading
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Ethereum Falls Below $300 For the First Time in a Year

trustnodes | 08-13-2018

Ethereum fell another 7% today to a recent low of $297 as its ratio against bitcoin drops below the 0.05 support line to 0.047 at the time of writing. Its...The post Ethereum Falls Below $300 For the First Time in a Year appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|BTC
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Tokenize Tesla to Take it Private Says Investor, But Musk Says Saudi Fund is Providing the Capital

trustnodes | 08-13-2018

An investor has suggested Musk could launch a Tesla Coin to take it private. Haydar Habra, of Andra Capital, says: “I love Tesla, I love Elon Musk, and I think...The post Tokenize Tesla to Take it Private Says Investor, But Musk Says Saudi Fund is Providing the Capital appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Business|ICO
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The Dollar at its Strongest in a Year

trustnodes | 08-13-2018

The dollar has been up for much of this year to now near levels unseen since the Yuan devaluation in 2016 following Fed’s first interest rate increase since the banking...The post The Dollar at its Strongest in a Year appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Fiat
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Russia Sells US Assets, Might Move Away From Trading in Dollars as Ruble Falls 8% in Days, Bitcoin at a Premium

trustnodes | 08-13-2018

Russia has been selling US securities amid new sanctions, but has no plans to start shutting down US companies, according to Russia’s Finance Minister Anton Siluanov. “We have lowered to the...The post Russia Sells US Assets, Might Move Away From Trading in Dollars as Ruble Falls 8% in Days, Bitcoin at a Premium appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|Trading
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Turkish Lira Crash Turns a Bitcoin Premium Into a Discount

trustnodes | 08-13-2018

A bitcoin premium of $500 in Turkey has given way to a bitcoin discount of $300 as Turkish Lira (TRY) becomes more volatile than even cryptocurrencies. On August 10th, most...The post Turkish Lira Crash Turns a Bitcoin Premium Into a Discount appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC
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Ethereum Paying Nearly 10% of Its Market Cap to Miners, Holders Vote to Reduce it By Two Thirds

trustnodes | 08-12-2018

Ethereum is paying miners around $2.5 billion a year at current prices while its market cap stands at $32 billion. Including the block base reward, uncles rewards, and mining fees,...The post Ethereum Paying Nearly 10% of Its Market Cap to Miners, Holders Vote to Reduce it By Two Thirds appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Market|Mining
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Ethereum’s Price is Now Lower Than a Year Ago in an Echo of Bitcoin 2015

trustnodes | 08-12-2018

For the first time since ethereum’s invention three years ago, its price has fallen below what it was precisely one year ago. On August 10th 2017, ethereum’s price stood at...The post Ethereum’s Price is Now Lower Than a Year Ago in an Echo of Bitcoin 2015 appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Trading|BTC|ETH
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Bitmain Holds One Million Bitcoin Cash and LTC, 22,000 Bitcoins and Almost No Eth

trustnodes | 08-12-2018

Bitmain holds more Bitcoin Cash than Satoshi Nakamoto at 1,021,316 as of March 2018, amounting to $600 million at current prices and at nearly $1 billion at acquisition prices. The...The post Bitmain Holds One Million Bitcoin Cash and LTC, 22,000 Bitcoins and Almost No Eth appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|ETH|LTC|Market|Mining
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Tether’s Supply Falls $300 Million

trustnodes | 08-11-2018

Tether’s market cap has fallen during the past three weeks from just above $2.7 billion to around $2.4 billion for only the second time in any noticeable manner. The first...The post Tether’s Supply Falls $300 Million appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Market
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Is Bitcoin, Ethereum Mining Still Profitable?

trustnodes | 08-11-2018

Ethereum’s price has fallen 80% in the past eight months, while its hashrate has tripled to now 300 trillion per second. That means if your mining gear was earning $100...The post Is Bitcoin, Ethereum Mining Still Profitable? appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Mining|BTC|ETH|Trading
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Ethereum Crashes Below $324, Ratio Dives

trustnodes | 08-11-2018

Brutal Friday in ethereum has wiped out billion off its market cap, sending its price to a recent low of $310 from $370. The meme price of $324 was crossed...The post Ethereum Crashes Below $324, Ratio Dives appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|Trading|Market
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ICOs Have Sold Nearly 100,000 ETH in the Past 30 Days

trustnodes | 08-11-2018

Around $40 million worth of eth has been liquidated in the past month with nearly 100,000 eth sold by projects that raised funds through an Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Data...The post ICOs Have Sold Nearly 100,000 ETH in the Past 30 Days appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO|ETH
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Stocks Fall, Dropbox Down 7%, Intel Down 2.5%, Inflation Up, Cryptos Down

trustnodes | 08-10-2018

Red greets most markets today over some concerns regarding a plunge in Turkish Lira which has fallen around 20%. Most stocks are down today. Some due to a general sell-off,...The post Stocks Fall, Dropbox Down 7%, Intel Down 2.5%, Inflation Up, Cryptos Down appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Market|Commodity
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Bitcoin at a Premium in Brazil, Why?

trustnodes | 08-10-2018

Bitcoin is slightly down again today to $6,400, but a number of hot-spots are apparently developing across the world as told by local premiums. We recently wrote about South Africa...The post Bitcoin at a Premium in Brazil, Why? appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC
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Bitcoin at a $500 Premium in Turkey, Eth at a $50 Premium as Turkish Lira Plunges

trustnodes | 08-10-2018

Bitcoin is currently trading at $7,150 against Turkish money in one of the biggest crypto exchange there, in contrast to a global current price of $6,500. BtcTurk has handled some...The post Bitcoin at a $500 Premium in Turkey, Eth at a $50 Premium as Turkish Lira Plunges appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC|ETH|Trading|Exchange
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Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Consensus Algorithm That Requires Only 1% to Be Honest

trustnodes | 08-10-2018

“If you add even more assumptions (specifically, you require observers to also be actively watching the consensus, and not just downloading its output after the fact), you can increase fault...The post Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Consensus Algorithm That Requires Only 1% to Be Honest appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH
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Cory Fields Reveals Now Fixed Critical Bug in Bitcoin Cash That Could Have Chain-Split the Currency

trustnodes | 08-10-2018

Cory Fields, a Bitcoin Core developer who joined the project around 2013 through MIT’s Digital Currency Initiative, anonymously revealed in April a critical bug in one of the main Bitcoin...The post Cory Fields Reveals Now Fixed Critical Bug in Bitcoin Cash That Could Have Chain-Split the Currency appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: BTC
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Blockchain Startups Have Raised $1.8 Billion This Year, Double All of 2017

trustnodes | 08-09-2018

Research by Outlier Ventures says blockchain start-ups have raised $1.8 billion during the first and second quarter of 2018, twice the amount raised for all of 2017 at $900 million....The post Blockchain Startups Have Raised $1.8 Billion This Year, Double All of 2017 appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ICO|Blockchain
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Canaan Showcases Bitcoin Mining TV, Ready to Ship, Reveals Mining Heater and Plans For Mining Appliances

trustnodes | 08-09-2018

One of the biggest asics manufacturer has showcased the world’s first TV that can mine bitcoin during a press conference held in China this Wednesday. The new blockchain smart TV,...The post Canaan Showcases Bitcoin Mining TV, Ready to Ship, Reveals Mining Heater and Plans For Mining Appliances appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Mining|BTC|Asia|Blockchain
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New York to Crypto: Drop Dead

trustnodes | 08-09-2018

“Toddlers play in a sandbox; adults play by the rules.” So says Superintendent Maria T. Vullo who oversees New York’s Department of Financial Services which has a somewhat similar role to...The post New York to Crypto: Drop Dead appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Other
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Iran Turns to Crypto as Geopolitics Greets the 21st Century

trustnodes | 08-09-2018

Iran is beating the crypto drums amid a plunging Rial and biting US sanctions that have led to some turmoil in ancient Persia. President Hassan Rouhani has ordered a speeding...The post Iran Turns to Crypto as Geopolitics Greets the 21st Century appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Regulation
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Smart Contracts Dev Tool OpenZeppelin Sees 150,00 Downloads, Up 11% Week-Over-Week

trustnodes | 08-09-2018

A coding framework tool for smart contacts has experienced considerable hockey stick like growth now reaching 150,000 total downloads. Demi Brener, Co-founder and CEO at Zeppelin, says downloads are “growing at...The post Smart Contracts Dev Tool OpenZeppelin Sees 150,00 Downloads, Up 11% Week-Over-Week appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH
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Augur Bug Allowed Anyone to Manipulate What Users See, Now Fixed Says Joey Krug

trustnodes | 08-08-2018

A bug in Augur allowed any skilled individual to show users incorrect market data through a framejacking attack that would have made it possible for a hacker to replace markets data,...The post Augur Bug Allowed Anyone to Manipulate What Users See, Now Fixed Says Joey Krug appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: Market|ICO
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Ethereum Falls to a New Low, Bitcoin Plumets

trustnodes | 08-08-2018

Ethereum has fallen to its lowest level in a year, breaching support to drop below $360 at around $350 at the time of writing. Thats on trading volumes above $2...The post Ethereum Falls to a New Low, Bitcoin Plumets appeared first on Trustnodes.

Categories: ETH|BTC|Trading