23.05.2022 | auglovoi
The week begins for cryptocurrencies on a positive note, especially in light of the last three or four weeks. However, this will look like a correction after a prolonged decline, and will not allow us to talk about the recovery of the uptrend. At the same time, one should not expect that the threshold of $ 32,500 will be broken, even rather, bitcoin price will push off from the line that is a thousand lower and continue their downward trend.
13.05.2022 | auglovoi
Michael Novogratz was one of the first billionaires from the Forbes list to believe in the prospect of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general. Before the global financial crisis of 2008, he managed to get on the list of the richest people on the planet thanks to his projects. In addition to asset management of the Fortress investment fund, which was one of the largest in the world, Novogratz was a partner of Goldman Sachs.
09.05.2022 | asorokin
As we have already considered, the termination of the activity of Tether, issuing USDT and operating its collateral, remains only a matter of time. The current asset structure will not allow the company to comply with the planned regulation in the United States. Even if the company’s management wishes, it will not be possible to quickly bring the software into the field of new requirements, and the license agreement does not oblige Tether to reimburse the cost of each coin.
04.05.2022 | asorokin
Contrary to popular legend, Vitalik Buterin has only Russian roots and place of birth. However, when he was only six, his parents moved to Canada, where he received his basic education. What allowed a young, ambitious guy to become the youngest cryptocurrency billionaire?
Father gave him a start in life Vitalik’s father Dmitry Buterin is a computer scientist, which allowed him to move to Canada in the early 2000s. His father’s technical education played a significant role in the development of the future of the youngest billionaire.
01.05.2022 | auglovoi
May will not be the best month for cryptocurrencies. The bitcoin forecast for May 2022 makes sense to build on the basis of fundamental reasons. Technical signals will have almost no effect, except for very short intervals, for example, when trading within a day.
So the main pressure, as it has been for all the last time, will be exerted by the Federal Reserve Service of the United States. Due to high inflation and drawdown in stock markets, especially high-tech markets, the Fed may raise the base rate by half a percentage point, and this may not be the last increase against the background of record inflation over the past 50 years.
28.04.2022 | asorokin
Bitcoin SV is a Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork. Thus, it is a branch of another branch of the first cryptocurrency. Why did the developers create another clone of bitcoin and what ideas does the new coin carry?
The history of Bitcoin SV Bitcoin SV appeared on November 15, 2018 for the same reasons that the offshoot of its parent Bitcoin Cash occurred, exactly, different views on the further development of the project.
18.04.2022 | asorokin
Atomic Swaps or atomic exchange is a technology that allows you to exchange various cryptocurrencies that have their own distributed registries. That is, tokens based on Ethereum can be exchanged inside the network using a native coin for the operation, with an atomic swap, for example, bitcoin can be exchanged for ether without an intermediary, directly. This approach seems very attractive in many cases, however, there are also disadvantages. To begin with, let’s look at how the exchange is organized on the Cryptex exchange, and then compare it with an atomic swap, highlighting the pros and cons of each approach.
11.04.2022 | mnalilovich
In the history of cryptocurrency, since Satoshi Nakamoto presented his white paper, it was [bitcoin] (/blog/en/cryptocurrency/bitcoin/) that became the most cloned distributed registry that survived many forks. One of the most successful, without a doubt, was Bitcoin Cash, which is consistently among the ten largest in terms of capitalization of unsecured digital assets. However, another implementation of the bitcoin blockchain principle, which took its place of honor in the hundred capitalization and gained popularity of the community, became Bitcoin Gold.
05.04.2022 | mnalilovich
To begin with, let’s look at what preceded the appearance of Bitcoin Cash and what problems it was designed to solve.
Although bitcoin has been around for more than a decade, however, the problem of network scalability remains unresolved, and if a partial solution has already been developed and implemented, then in 2017, when the first wave of the cryptocurrency boom started, there was a problem of transactions. In some cases, users had to wait for confirmations for several days or set disproportionate commissions, which killed the meaning of using bitcoin.
23.03.2022 | asorokin
The Litecoin cryptocurrency (LTC ticker) is one of the most famous forks (branches) of the Bitcoin, which is also called “** digital silver**”.
On October 13, 2011, the Litecoin network was successfully launched online for the first time. The developer of the LTC is a very famous person in the crypto world — Charlie Lee. Charlie Lee, being fond of modern digital technologies, dreamed of creating his own lightweight version of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency, which would work much faster and require a lower commission fee.