The price of Bitcoin (BTC/USD) today is $8,826.18 USD with a total market cap of $156,765,198,712.
Crypto Twitter is abuzz following some crudely crafted bait left by Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk. The man, who often likes to joust around the topic, has once again fanned the crypto fire by tweeting a concise one-word tweet... “Ethereum”.
Placing a value on any given cryptocurrency is incredibly challenging. Unlike traditional marketplaces, there are no standardised metrics or models that offer a good indicator of whether a cryptoasset is over or under-valued. The pricing mechanism in crypto has been - for most cryptocurrencies - a total failure [...]
Bitcoin has now survived for 10 years without a single fraudulent transaction being validated on its blockchain. The legitimacy and value of Bitcoin is now - at least for those who care to understand it - beyond doubt. What now for the next 10 years?
After a wild year of price rises and falls, what fundamental changes can we expect from the cryptocurrency ecosystem in 2019?
USDC will be the first stablecoin to comply with US money transmission laws and its ERC20 specification will make it compatible with Ethereum smart contracts. This is the first of its kind, and quite frankly, it's a big deal.