Crypto markets haven’t done much over the past 24 hours, the top ten is flat, Cardano and Binance Coin gaining slightly.There has been very little movement in crypto markets over the past 24 hours. No further dumps have been initiated which has kept total market capitalization just above $120 billion for another day.Bitcoin has held above $3,600 support but only just. It reached an intraday high of $3,685 before pulling back again, currently down a third of a percent on the day. This time last week Bitcoin was still over $4,000 but since the big dump it has remained flat, consolidating in this tight range for now.There has been still no movement in the Ethereum camp which is lulling around $120, exactly where it was this time yesterday. XRP has fallen back a little reducing the market cap
Bitcoin is currently trading sideways, which is leading the crypto markets to experience a mixed trading session following yesterday’s volatility. Ethereum is currently one of the worst performing altcoins as it has failed to post a strong recovery following yesterday’s drop that was caused by its highly-anticipated Constantinople hard fork being delayed.Although the crypto markets are trading off of their recent lows, analysts still expect there to be further losses in the near future.Bitcoin Drops SlightlyBitcoin has dropped slightly today, and technical analysis may signal that further losses are right around the corner.At the time of writing, Bitcoin is trading down less than 1% at its current price of $3,650. Yesterday, Bitcoin fell into the low $3,600 region, but did not drop into th
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.Although cryptocurrency prices have so far been unable to stage a recovery, the companies in the industry are still launching products that are required by the institutional players.Cryptocurrency asset manager LedgerX has launched a Bitcoin (BTC) price volatility index called LedgerX Volatility Index (LXVX) that will function as a “bitcoin fear index,” similar to how the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) works for the stock markets. Though the index is not tradeable currently, the company plans to make it so
In the blockchain and development ecosystem there remains one large debate around which project can deliver the most efficient and subsequently effective development framework for smart contracts. Smart contracts, otherwise known as virtualized agreements between multiple parties, are the backbone of decentralized applications (dApps) essentially serving as the bridge that connects the static world to blockchain technology. Those knowledgeable in the space are aware of the three main contenders for best smart contract framework: Ethereum (Ether), EOS (EOS), and TRON(TRX). Each framework maintains similar qualities that can be used to enforce an effective tool for developers to create smart contracts, however at their core, they possess unique and notable attributes that enable them to wor...
Tuesday, Jan. 15 — all the top 20 cryptocurrencies are seeing slight to moderate gains in the 24 hours to press time. Bitcoin’s (BTC) price has approached $3,700 again, according to Coin360 data.Market visualization from Coin360At press time, Bitcoin is up nearly 3 percent on the day, trading at around $3,680. Looking at its weekly chart, the current price is lower than $4,060, where Bitcoin started the week.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapRipple (XRP) is up just under 3 percent on the day, trading at around $0.33 at press time. On the weekly chart, the current price is lower than $0.36, the price at which XRP started the week — and notably lower than $0.38, the midweek high reported on Jan. 10.Ripple 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapEthereum (ETH) has seen its value
The total crypto market cap found support near $112.00B and recovered above $120.00B.EOS price is up more than 8% and it may extend gains above the $2.50 resistance.Bitcoin cash price is back above the $130 level and it could test the $135 and $138 resistances.Tron (TRX) price rallied close to 10% and cleared the $0.0250 resistance.Cardano (ADA) price found support above $0.0400 and recovered above $0.0430.EOS and Tron (TRX) are gaining bullish momentum as the crypto market recovers nicely. Bitcoin, BCH, Ethereum, and altcoins like XLM and Cardano (ADA) may extend gains.Bitcoin Cash Price AnalysisBitcoin cash price found support near the $120 level and later started a decent recovery against the US Dollar. BCH/USD gained around 5% and broke the $130 resistance level. It seems like the pric...
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.After the two years of price-centric action in the cryptocurrency industry, 2019 might shift the focus towards the fundamentals. Until the community puts an emphasis on the foundational aspects of crypto, we believe that a sustained recovery is unlikely.The Winklevoss twins believe that stablecoins and tokenized securities will give a boost to the crypto space. Remaining positive on Bitcoin (BTC), they continue to hold the view that it is a better investment than gold.While the Winklevoss’ view can be c
Google (Alphabet Inc.) has reportedly blacklisted keywords mentioning Ethereum (ETH) on its advertising platform Google Ads, smart contract auditing startup Decenter tweeted on Jan. 10.The official Google Ads account replied to the tweet stating that cryptocurrency exchanges targeting the United States and Japan can be advertised on the platform, and that targeting other countries could be the reason for the ad rejection.When Decenter explained that they are a group of developers doing smart contract security audits and that they were seeing the error message when trying to use the “ethereum development services” and “ethereum security audits” keywords, Google Ads’ official account answered:“Although we wouldn't be able to preemptively confirm if your keyword is eligible to trigger ads, we
Saturday, Jan. 12 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate to slight losses, while some are reporting up to double-digit gains. Bitcoin’s (BTC) price is still hovering over $3,650, according to Coin360 data.Market visualization from Coin360At press time, Bitcoin is down under 1 percent on the day, trading at around $3,665. Looking at its weekly chart, the current price is lower than $3,878, the price of BTC one week ago, and $4,108, the mid-week high reported on Tuesday.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapRipple (XRP) is down over 1 percent on the day, trading at around $0.333 at press time. On the weekly chart, the current price is lower than $0.359, the price at which XRP started the week — but also lower than $0.381, the midweek high reported on Jan. 10.R
The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.When a price is forming a bottom, it is usually volatile as both the bulls and the bears are trying to gain the upper hand. In a bear market, any negative news is met with strong selling and that is what has happened over the past two days. The 51 percent attack on Ethereum Classic has spooked the sentiment and dragged the prices lower.While the most recent fall shows that the sentiment is still fragile, a strong rebound from the current levels would indicate that there is demand on the dips, a markedly...