Tag: Ether

  • ERC-20

    OKEx: Ethereum Smart Contract Bug Causes Temporary Suspension of ERC-20 Deposits

    Today, April 25th, the third largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, OKEx, announced that all ERC-20 token deposits have been suspended. The move comes after developers discovered an Ethereum Smart Contract bug called BatchOverflow which permits those who exploit the bug to issue an almost unlimited number of new...

    Thomas Delahunty | April 25, 2018 | 7:30 pm
  • Industry

    Decentralized Exchange Bancor Enables Users to Buy Ethereum With Credit Card

    Bancor has announced the direct purchases of Ethereum’s native cryptocurrency Ether from their wallet using a credit card, Reddit commentators applauded the move. Bancor Announces Direct Credit Card to Ether Purchases Reddit and other social media platforms where cryptocurrency issues are debated are awash with users discussing the newly...

    John McMahon | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 pm
  • ethereum

    Analyst: Ethereum Price Decline Was Expected, Flawed Argument

    A new industry report predicts big gains for Bitcoin Cash matched by like declines in Ethereum as 2018 moves through late spring. Report Expects BCH to Reach $2000 by May The report titled Cryptocurrencies: Past, Present, and Future in which researchers claim to have used a combination of historical data...

    John McMahon | April 16, 2018 | 7:00 am
  • Ethereum

    Ethereum Founder Suggests Hard Cap of 120 Million Ethers

    Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin proposed a 120 million hard cap on Ethereum’s native currency Ether and it’s no April Fools day joke. The founder suggests the cap could be part of the next hard fork, likely to be the first phase of the Casper update. Ethereum Founder Suggests a...

    John McMahon | April 2, 2018 | 6:52 am
  • Altcoins

    News of Bitmain’s New ASIC for Mining Negatively Impacts Ethereum’s Price

    Following news of an ASIC mining rig from Bitmain, as well as similar products in development from three other Chinese companies, Ethereum prices have dropped over $100, well below their one-week high of $585. An ASIC, or Application-specific integrated circuit, is a chip that is created with the specific and...

    Thomas Delahunty | March 28, 2018 | 7:28 pm
  • nvidia

    GPU Manufacturers AMD and Nvidia Face Increased Competition From Bitmain

    According to trading and technology firm Susquehanna Financial, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and competitor Nvidia will suffer this year as specialized cryptocurrency mining chips hit the market from Bitmain. Susquehanna’s Christopher Rolland, who recently returned from a tour of Asia talking with various individuals in the chip industry, is behind these...

    Thomas Delahunty | March 26, 2018 | 7:29 pm
  • nba

    NBA Draft Prospect Jonay Porter is Also a Crypto Fanatic

    One of the NBA’s latest prospects is Jontay Porter. The 18-year-old has high hopes for the future. Firstly, of course, he’s wanting to be picked in June’s draft. Secondly, he’d love to help his team, the Missouri Tigers, win the NCAA Tournament that they’re competing in. Finally, he’s...

    Rick D. | March 16, 2018 | 9:14 pm
  • Sponsored

    Not Long to Go on ZeroEdge Pre-ICO Sale Discounts

    It’s the last chance to get a massive 58% bonus by participating in the ZeroEdge pre-ICO. Not only are they offering huge discounts to their first contributors, they’re hoping to shake up the entire online casino industry too! Zero House Edge Means You’re More Likely to Win ZeroEdge...

    Joseph Young | March 15, 2018 | 11:58 pm
  • Ethereum

    Ethereum Battered on ICO Regulation and Ad Ban

    When crypto markets plunge towards another monthly low some assets will fare better than others. As usual big daddy Bitcoin has led the way and when it shed 14% over night the outlook for all others appeared grimmer. Ethereum has fared badly this time falling harder and faster...

    Martin Young | March 15, 2018 | 7:00 am

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