Category: Review

Cardano Plummets Ahead of Shelley, Rebound Expected

Source: Crypto Briefing Cardano Plummets Ahead of Shelley, Rebound Expected Several technical indexes suggest Cardano sits in overbought territory, but there is a robust support barrier that should allow Ada to rebound. Strong Support Behind Cardano Cardano is set to transition to a proof-of-stake consensus algorithm on July 29. As the Shelley upgrade approaches, investors […]

Bitcoin and Ethereum Flash Sell Signals, Stalling Next Bull Cycle

Source: Crypto Briefing Bitcoin and Ethereum Flash Sell Signals, Stalling Next Bull Cycle Bitcoin and Ethereum have been trading sideways for the past few months. Now, different technical patterns suggest they are bound for a bearish impulse before resuming their respective uptrends. Bitcoin Holds Above Key Support Level Bitcoin has been consolidating within a narrow […]

CME Bitcoin Options Volume Shows Early Market Traction

Source: Crypto Briefing CME Bitcoin Options Volume Shows Early Market Traction The CME’s options launch could channel an influx of institutional speculators to crypto. Crypto Derivatives on the Rise On Jan. 13, 2020, the CME announced the launch of its Bitcoin options contracts on the CME Globex platform. The first trades on the platform thus […]

Activity on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network May Be Misleading

Source: Crypto Briefing Activity on Bitcoin’s Lightning Network May Be Misleading A recent report from BitMex revealed several critical points about activity within Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. At first glance, readers glean that this activity is much higher than expected. Upon further investigation, however, the story is far more nuanced. Trials with Bitcoin The data shows […]
5 Nov

Ripple Price Analysis XRP / USD: Sights Set High

Source: Crypto Briefing Ripple Price Analysis XRP / USD: Sights Set High Ripple has a bullish short-term trading bias, but remains bearish over the medium-term The four-hour time frame shows an extremely large inverted head and shoulders pattern The daily time frame shows a large descending triangle pattern Ripple continues to struggle to forge a […]

Aventus Releases Blockchain Ticketing Protocol

Source: Crypto Briefing Aventus Releases Blockchain Ticketing Protocol Aventus has announced the release of Aventus Classic, a decentralized open-source protocol for the ticketing industry. With a transaction speed of 100 tickets per second on a public blockchain, the project seeks to establish a new standard for the exchange of tickets without relying on layer-2 solutions. […]
20 Jun

What Is Mixin? Introduction to XIN Token

Source: Crypto Briefing What Is Mixin? Introduction to XIN Token What Is Mixin? Mixin (XIN) is a smart-contract network designed to facilitate peer-to-peer (P2P) transactions with digital assets across blockchains. Mixin Messenger, the first dApp created on Mixin Network, combines Facebook Messenger-like features with a multi-currency mobile wallet. XIN is the native cryptocurrency of the […]

What Is Theta Network? Introduction to THETA and TFUEL Tokens

Source: Crypto Briefing What Is Theta Network? Introduction to THETA and TFUEL Tokens What Is the Theta Network? Theta Network is a blockchain-based, content-delivery platform that enables high-bandwidth content delivery using decentralized technology. The current testnet supports Samsung VR, Sliver.TV, and MBN, Korea’s largest business news outlet. In fact, the Theta Labs founding team also […]

Bank Of England Chief Economist: Crypto Has “Huge Potential”

Source: Crypto Briefing Bank Of England Chief Economist: Crypto Has “Huge Potential” As international guidelines surrounding crypto take shape, a senior economist at the Bank of England (BoE) has reiterated the institutions’ commitment to supporting the development of digital assets. Andy Haldane, Chief Economist and Executive Director of Monetary Analysis and Statistics, told Crypto Briefing […]

Cosmos Code Review: Dammit, Time To Build

Source: Crypto Briefing Cosmos Code Review: Dammit, Time To Build Let’s start this Cosmos code review with a look at the claims. Well, just this one really, because it’s kind of a biggie. “Cosmos solves today’s hardest blockchain problems.” Scalability — Tendermint BFT fixes this Usability — Cosmos SDK fixes this Interoperability — IBC protocol […]
10 Jun

GXChain Price Analysis GXC / USD: Short-Lived Buyback Boom

Source: Crypto Briefing GXChain Price Analysis GXC / USD: Short-Lived Buyback Boom GXChain has a bullish short-term bias with the cryptocurrency advancing to a new all-time high The GXC / USD pair has performed a major bullish breakout on the daily time frame Technical indicators across both time frames are starting to appear overstretched Fundamental […]
10 Jun

NEO Price Analysis NEO / USD: 3.0 Time Lucky

Source: Crypto Briefing NEO Price Analysis NEO / USD: 3.0 Time Lucky NEO has a bullish short-term outlook, with the cryptocurrency recovering above its 200-period moving average on the four-hour time frame A large inverted head and shoulders pattern has formed on the four-hour time frame The daily time frame is also showing a large […]
9 Jun

NEO Upgrades To Reduce Instability

Source: Crypto Briefing NEO Upgrades To Reduce Instability Last week, NEO developers upgraded their network’s mainnet consensus nodes, including the core consensus protocol. The updated delegated Byzantine Fault Tolerance (dBFT) consensus mechanism is designed to provide strict one-block finality, a challenge both in terms of technical specification and research.  The new features are expected to reduce […]

What Is the Quoine Liquid Platform?  Introduction to QASH Token

Source: Crypto Briefing What Is the Quoine Liquid Platform?  Introduction to QASH Token What Is Quoine? Quoine (pronounced “coin”) is a cryptocurrency fintech firm that created the Liquid platform. This Ethereum-based blockchain makes it easier to cash out cryptocurrency coins to fiat cash by compiling orders and prices from multiple exchanges into one world book. […]