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Dash launches SMS-based payment firm in Venezuela

Dash launches SMS-based payment firm in Venezuela

CRYPTOCURRENCY, DASH
Dash, one of the leading digital currencies for e-commerce and payments, has launched Dash Text, a Venezuela-based firm offering SMS-based transactions for Dash, according to a press release CoinReport received from Wachsman, Dash’s communications firm.Users can now buy, store and spend their Dash in a completely new way, one that solves one of the major barriers to entry in the digital currency space – the requirement of a smartphone and access to the internet. For the first time, anyone in Venezuela with any kind of mobile phone is able to participate in the Dash ecosystem and use the digital currency for everyday transactions. Currently, Dash Text is in public beta and accessible to the citizens of Venezuela through a five-digit short code on Digitel and Movistar, two of the major telec
DASH Sent Three Million Transactions in a One-Day Stress Test

DASH Sent Three Million Transactions in a One-Day Stress Test

BITCOIN, DASH
Cryptocurrency networks are mainly used to send financial transactions. The capacity at which such transfers can occur helps shape the future of individual projects. For Dash, its recent “stress test” proved to be quite successful. Over 3 million transactions were recorded with relatively minor issues reported. A very big milestone for the altcoin network.The Latest Dash Stress TestIn the cryptocurrency world, stress tests are an important aspect. Although these periods heavily inflate the number of transactions, they also test the network’s resolve. Processing more transactions is an ongoing development for all major cryptocurrencies. Most projects beat Bitcoin in this department with relative ease. The latest to do so is Dash, an altcoin popular among privacy-oriented users.The stress te
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON, DASH: Price Analysis, Nov. 16

Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Stellar, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, TRON, DASH: Price Analysis, Nov. 16

COINTELEGRAPH, CRYPTOCURRENCY, DASH, EOS, ETHEREUM, MONERO, RIPPLE
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.Market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.Bitcoin saw its third worst drop of 2018 on Nov. 14, as it broke down to new year-to-date lows. In doing so, it broke through the critical support of $5,900, which had held throughout the year. Prior to the breakdown, Bitcoin had entered a period of low volatility not seen in years.We were expecting the resolution of the tight range in cryptocurrencies to be to the upside, hence, our bias was on the long side. However, with the fall, the technical picture has weakened, and our assumption was proven wrong. We ne...
Ripple, Monero, NEM See Solid Growth Amid Calm, Mostly Green Markets

Ripple, Monero, NEM See Solid Growth Amid Calm, Mostly Green Markets

BITCOIN CASH, COINTELEGRAPH, CRYPTOCURRENCY, DASH, IOTA, RIPPLE
Monday, Nov. 12: crypto markets are seeing a wave of stability, with most major assets seeing low-level fluctuations both red and green, with just a few exceptions, as data from Coin360 shows.Market visualization. Source: Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) is up around 0.85 percent, trading around $6,354 at press time. After a period of protracted stability, the top coin saw a recent spate of downwards momentum and has been trading beneath $6,400 for the past several days. After an intra-week low of $6,307 yesterday, Nov. 11, Bitcoin has stemmed its losses and pushed back above the $6,350 mark.On the week, the top cryptocurrency is just a little down from the start of its weekly chart, in the red by a slight 0.4 percent. On the month, Bitcoin is up around one percent.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: C...
Crypto Markets See Ongoing Mild Losses, Bitcoin Trades Below $6,400

Crypto Markets See Ongoing Mild Losses, Bitcoin Trades Below $6,400

BITCOIN CASH, COINTELEGRAPH, CRYPTOCURRENCY, DASH, ETHEREUM
Friday, Nov. 9: crypto markets are continuing to see downward momentum, with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies at least mildly in the red, as data from Coin360 shows.Market visualization by Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) is down just over 1 percent, trading around $6,340 at press time. After a period of protracted stability, the top coin has seen a short-lived burst of price action of late, growing Nov.7 to break above the $6,500 mark.Bitcoin has since corrected downard to trade close to the start of its weekly chart, where it is seeing virtually no price percentage change to press time. On the month, Bitcoin is down a mild 3.6 percent.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price IndexBitcoin pioneer Jeff Garzik – reportedly the “third-biggest contributor” to Bitcoin’s co
Crypto Rally Hopes Quashed as Markets Dump Again

Crypto Rally Hopes Quashed as Markets Dump Again

BITCOIN CASH, DASH, NEWSBTC
The bears are back in play; Dash surviving the dump, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano, VeChain sliding.Rally anticipations have been quashed once again as markets are dumping. Just when a glimmer of hope started to shine in crypto land, the bears come back out and defecate all over it. Total crypto market cap has shed $4 billion in the past four hours, dropping back to around $215 billion.Bitcoin is currently holding its place with only a minor dip back below $6,500. It is currently trading at $6,480 but further losses may be imminent if the bearish pressure is sustained. As quick as it climbed over the past few days, Ethereum has fallen. ETH is currently down 2% back to $214 as it failed twice to break resistance at $220.Altcoins are suffering today, all red and wiping out gains made since the weeke...
Crypto Markets See Widespread Wave of Green, Bitcoin Pushes $6,500

Crypto Markets See Widespread Wave of Green, Bitcoin Pushes $6,500

BITCOIN CASH, COINTELEGRAPH, CRYPTOCURRENCY, DASH, EOS, RIPPLE
Monday, Nov. 5: crypto markets are seeing a wave of decent growth, with all of the top twenty cryptocurrencies by market cap in the green, as data from Coin360 shows.Market visualization by Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) is today up close to two percent, trading around $6,400 at press time. Since sustaining mild losses Oct. 29-31, the top coin has in early November been edging close to the $6,400 mark, but failed to break through until today’s solid boost.In a tweet today, crypto commentator Joseph Young underscored the comparatively higher trade volumes for Bitcoin, which are today at around $4.4 billion for the 24-hour period, according to CoinMarketCap (CMC). CMC’s historical data shows a trend of rising BTC trade volumes, which had stagnated towards $3.2-3.6 billion multiple times in October – n
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Monero and Dash Driving Monday Recovery

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Monero and Dash Driving Monday Recovery

DASH, MONERO, NEWSBTC
Markets recovering this Monday; Monero, Dash and BAT climbing, Eternal Token getting trounced.As we start another week crypto markets have made some upward progress. Total market capitalization has passed $210 billion for the first time in seven days and green is the predominant colour at the moment.Bitcoin is up marginally and has made it to $6,440 after a low just under $6,300 a few hours ago. Bullish momentum appears to have returned, in the short term at least. Ethereum is faring a little better and is posting a 4% gain since this time yesterday taking it to $208 at the moment.Altcoins are all green right now and one or two are recovering well. In the top ten Bitcoin Cash has taken the lead with a 4.5% gain to $562. Monero is also trading strongly, knocking Tether down a spot and takin...
Cryptocurrency Market Update: Birthday Bitcoin Stays Over $6,000 for a Year

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Birthday Bitcoin Stays Over $6,000 for a Year

BITCOIN, DASH, NEWSBTC
Markets have found a new level for now; Dash, OmiseGO starting to recover, Revain dumping still.Crypto markets seem to have found another plateau for the time being. Yesterday’s big dump stopped just above $200 billion total capitalization and markets have remained at that level today.Bitcoin has found support above $6,300 for now and has stayed there for the past 24 hours remaining flat on the day. The bears are still dominating things so a further decline to $6,200 could be imminent. Ethereum has extended its losses and remains under $200 at $197 at the moment.Altcoins are currently mixed which suggests that they have found another level and no further losses have occurred. In the top ten only Monero has managed to claw back anything, and that is only 1.2% to just over $100. The biggest
Dash Price Analysis: DASH/USD Attempting a Bullish Break?

Dash Price Analysis: DASH/USD Attempting a Bullish Break?

BITCOIN, DASH
Dash has been forming lower highs and finding support around 153.00 to create a descending triangle pattern visible on the 1-hour time frame. Price is testing the triangle top and appears to be attempting a break higher.If so, Dash could be in for a climb that’s around the same height as the chart pattern, which spans 153.00 to 184.00. The 100 SMA is above the longer-term 200 SMA to hint that the path of least resistance is to the upside or that the bullish break might be sustained. However, the gap between the moving averages is still too narrow to confirm bullish momentum as these might simply be oscillating. Besides the moving averages are holding as dynamic resistance at the top of the triangle.Stochastic is also turning south so Dash might follow suit as sellers regain control without