Ether Price Analysis: Market Consolidation Provides Calm Before Next Breakout

[ad_1] Over the past few days, despite major swings throughout the crypto-market, ETH-USD finally appears to be displaying nice, reliable signs of market consolidation: Figure 1: ETH-USD, 2-hr Candles, Bitfinex, Consolidation Pattern Two key characteristics of market consolidation are decreasing volume over the course of a trend and decrease in price volatility. It should be … Read more

Bad Karma: Community Objects to “Opportunism” of Buddhism on the Blockchain

[ad_1] Last week, startup company Lotos published its new project on Reddit aiming to create a decentralized religious community, supporting Buddhism and meditation, based on the Ethereum blockchain. According to the company’s white paper, the community’s structure will be segmented into three parts: “an off-blockchain software platform” connecting the teachers and the students; “an internal … Read more

SegWit or Not, Bitfury is Getting Ready for Lightning With Successful Bitcoin Main Net Test

[ad_1] While Segregated Witness (SegWit) activation is looking more likely by the hour, Bitfury is getting ready to deploy a version of the Lightning network with or without the protocol upgrade. The blockchain technology company, perhaps best known for its Bitcoin mining pool of the same name, successfully sent real bitcoins over a test version … Read more

Colony Moves Organizations, Companies onto the Ethereum Blockchain

[ad_1] London-based startup Colony is building an infrastructure based on the Ethereum blockchain that aims to revamp the way organizations and companies work and collaborate, promising to make human resources and project management more open, fair and efficient. Think of Colony as the merger of Trello and Upwork, but running on a blockchain. Colony essentially … Read more

London Stock Exchange Partners With IBM to Develop Securities Data Blockchain

[ad_1] The London Stock Exchange (LSE) subsidiary Borsa Italiana has announced plans to digitize securities certificate data with the adoption of IBM Blockchain. The partnership between LSE and IBM will give small private European companies the opportunity to interact with shareholders and vice versa. It will also simplify the tracking and management of information by … Read more

Eleven Global Cities to Participate in Bitcoin Airdrop 2017

[ad_1] The Blockchain Education Network (BEN), a global network of blockchain communities, has announced a global Bitcoin Airdrop powered by bitJob to begin this new school year. Fintech communities and universities in 11 regions have agreed to participate including McGill University and the Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada; UC Berkeley, Wake Forest University … Read more