Ethereum Ice Age May be Imminent If Miners…

The Ethereum block difficulty began to grow back in November 2016. Since then, developers have been constantly forced to carry out hard forks to keep the network up until the transition to a proof-of-stake algorithm…

Why There Remains a Case For a $4,200…

Over the past few days, Bitcoin (BTC) has shown signs that the bottom is in. For instance, prominent trader Filb Filb noted in a recent newsletter that the cryptocurrency bounced off the “miner’s bottom,” the…

Italians Love Cash But Are Growing Fond of…

Italy, one of the world’s largest economies, has faced plenty of financial challenges in the past decade. That’s probably one of the reasons why cryptocurrencies have been faring better there than in other European countries.…

Bakkt Launches Bitcoin Options in US, Futures in…

Bakkt has launched two new regulated bitcoin derivatives products. Within hours of launch, Bakkt announced that over 1,000 futures contracts had been traded in Asia. The platform now offers four types of regulated bitcoin derivatives…

CoinSwitch lists RSK’s RBTC to enable fast BTC…

Non-custodial cryptocurrency exchange aggregator CoinSwitch, announced today it has listed RBTC, the 1:1 bitcoin peg from RSK, the first general-purpose smart contract platform secured by the Bitcoin network. 1 RBTC is equivalent to 1 BTC.…