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Crypto Market See Some Green After Week of Lows, Bitcoin Price Hovering Around $7,500

Crypto Market See Some Green After Week of Lows, Bitcoin Price Hovering Around $7,500

May 25: although crypto market prices are still down after the week’s losses, the maps are showing green today, according to data from Coin360. A rally across the board predicted in the wake of last week’s Blockchain Week in NYC did not come into fruition, with the market instead dropping around 10 percent by mid-week. The market slump could likely be […]

‘Ethical Company’ Ripple Donates $4 Million to Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Fund

‘Ethical Company’ Ripple Donates $4 Million to Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Fund

On behalf of Ripple, co-founder of Sound Ventures, Ashton Kutcher, made a $4 million donation in XRP to Ellen DeGeneres’ wildlife fund live on her show. This large charitable donation comes after Ripple’s reputation was hit by another lawsuit. Digital Donation Replaces ‘Big Giant Check’ On the show, Ashton Kutcher said: “Usually people come out with the […]

Bitcoin Price Struggles After Blockchain Week, Possible New Regulatory Pressure

Bitcoin Price Struggles After Blockchain Week, Possible New Regulatory Pressure

Cryptocurrencies continue to slow down today as all major coins are in the red on Tuesday. Bitcoin (BTC) is struggling for gains above $8,500 following concerns over increased regulation according to Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets: “The recent selloff has come from the news out of China that the ICO [initial coin offering] market is still very […]

Snoop Dogg Performs at Ripple’s Consensus 2018 After-party

Snoop Dogg Performs at Ripple’s Consensus 2018 After-party

New York’s Blockchain Week, aka Consensus 2018, is not only serious talk among experts, entrepreneurs, and regulators. The cryptocurrency people gathering in Manhattan also want to have fun. At least, that’s what Ripple Labs thought when its representatives invited Snoop Dogg to headline their after-party at a secret location in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District. Snoop Dogg Headlines […]

Ripple Launches ‘Xpring’ Initiative to Invest in XRP-Focused Startups

Ripple Launches ‘Xpring’ Initiative to Invest in XRP-Focused Startups

Ripple has launched an initiative that aims to give entrepreneurs in the blockchain space a better start in business – as long as they boost its own ecosystem. Announced Monday, Xpring (pronounced “spring”) will to invest in, acquire and provide grants to “serious” projects and companies run by “proven” entrepreneurs, a company release states. The venture capital […]

Ripple Cross-Border Payments Pilot: Financial Institutions Report Significant Time, Cost Savings

Ripple Cross-Border Payments Pilot: Financial Institutions Report Significant Time, Cost Savings

Financial institutions who participated in a recent pilot of Ripple (XRP)’s xRapid platform have reported transaction savings of 40-70 percent, Business Wire reports Thursday, May 10. In addition to cost savings, the participants have noted an improvement in transaction speed – from the average 2-3 days to “just over two minutes.” XRapid is a liquidity solution for […]

Bloomberg Partners Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital To Release Crypto Benchmark Index

Bloomberg Partners Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital To Release Crypto Benchmark Index

Bloomberg and Mike Novogratz’s crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital Management have launched the Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index (BGCI) that will track ten cryptocurrencies from the “largest, most liquid portion of the cryptocurrency market,” Bloomberg reports today, May 9. The coins to be listed on the index currently are Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, ESO, Litecoin, Dash, Monero, Ethereum Classic, and […]

Crypto Markets Experience Slight Price Fluctuations After Recent Gains

Crypto Markets Experience Slight Price Fluctuations After Recent Gains

The crypto markets are experiencing slight price variations after the recent uptick, with Bitcoin(BTC) breaking $9,000 earlier today, April 21, and Ethereum (ETH) briefly over $600, according to Coin360 data. BTC is now trading for around $8,700, up around 2 percent over a 24 hour period to press time. BTC dominance is slightly up from yesterday, now around 39.9 percent, according […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, April 16

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, NEO, EOS: Price Analysis, April 16

Have the cryptocurrencies bottomed out or will they fall again after a short pullback? That is the question troubling most of the market participants currently sitting on the fence. A bottom can be confirmed only in hindsight but the analysts try to call it in advance, using various tools. One such prediction is from the […]