Category: Bitcoin News

 
Nike auburnRFIDLab 3520 1200x628 Nike Macy 8217 s Run Blockchain Trial With Auburn 8217 s RFID Lab

Nike, Macy’s Run Blockchain Trial With Auburn’s RFID Lab

Blockchain might help major apparel brands from Nike to Macy’s better share product data across the retail supply chain, according to a white paper Auburn University’s RFID Lab published Wednesday. The study, named the “Chain Integration Project” (CHIP), saw those retailers and others run Hyperledger Fabric nodes on a sliceRead More

Trump coin New 8216 TRUMP 8217 Token Giving 62 Odds of US President 8217 s Reelection

New ‘TRUMP’ Token Giving 62% Odds of US President’s Reelection

U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted last year he isn’t a huge fan of bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies. They’re “not money,” he wrote in July, saying their value is “highly volatile and based on thin air.” Now, crypto traders outside the U.S. can make their feelings known – and perhapsRead More

46436913694 e3db98963e o Zcash 8217 s Funding Vote and the Woes of Decentralized Governance

Zcash’s Funding Vote and the Woes of Decentralized Governance

The zcash community has agreed to continue funding the development of its privacy coin, ZEC, as spearheaded by the Electric Coin Company (ECC) and the Zcash Foundation, according to voting results published by the foundation Thursday. The decision marks the end of a months-long – and often contentious – campaignRead More

Etoro eToro Launches Crypto Portfolio Weighted by Twitter Mentions

eToro Launches Crypto Portfolio Weighted by Twitter Mentions

  That notorious abyss of Crypto Twitter – where the XRP Army patrols, altcoins flourish and falter, and @Vitalik99832182 promising you infinity ETH – got a new plaything today: an eToro crypto portfolio calibrated to the tenor of its tweets. The new financial instrument is called TheTIE-LongOnly CopyPortfolio, and, as ofRead More

Gold bars Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold These Four Charts Say Not Yet

Is Bitcoin a Safe Haven Like Gold? These Four Charts Say Not Yet

  Galen Moore is a member of the CoinDesk Research team. The following article originally appeared in Institutional Crypto by CoinDesk, a weekly newsletter focused on institutional investment in crypto assets. Sign up for free here. Investors are beginning to have a clear sense why bitcoin exists: it’s digital gold, a narrativeRead More

Shutterstock 687484927 ETHER OUTSHINES BITCOIN IN A GLOOMY MONTH FOR CRYPTO PRICES That Wins Customers

ETHER OUTSHINES BITCOIN IN A GLOOMY MONTH FOR CRYPTO PRICES That Wins Customers

September is a difficult month for Bitcoin and the broader market for cryptocurrency, but ether has gone through a storm better than most. Bitcoin (BTC), the market leading crypto currency, has lost more than 16 percent a month, the most since November 2018, CoinMarketCap said. The BTC currently trades aroundRead More

Trump republican e1505420148657 Trump 8217 s Trade War May Be Driving Chinese Investors to Bitcoin

Trump’s Trade War May Be Driving Chinese Investors to Bitcoin

  As the Chinese yuan falls in value due to factors like the ongoing trade war with the U.S., there are signs that locals are increasingly moving funds into bitcoin. According to a Bloomberg analysis of prices over 30 days, the negative correlation between the yuan and bitcoin has fallenRead More

Roller coaster Bitcoin Price Jumps to a Two Month High BITSENT ORG

Bitcoin Price Jumps to a Two-Month High | BITSENT.ORG

Bitcoin’s price climbed back above $4,000 on Saturday for the first time in over two months as the broader cryptocurrency market flashed green.