Bitcoin Among Major Cryptocurrencies Hit by a Big Price Plunge

Bitcoin shed a fifth of its value on Saturday as a combination of profit-taking and macro-economic concerns triggered nearly a billion dollars worth of selling across cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin was 12 percent down at 9:20 GMT at $47,495 (roughly Rs. 35.76 lakhs). It fell as low as $41,967.5 (roughly Rs. 31.60 lakhs) during the session, taking total … Read more

Twitter Tweak Enables Ether Tips, Day After Jack Dorsey Steps Down

A day after Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey resigned, famed tech blogger Jane Machun Wong cracked a way to add Ethereum to Twitter’s Tip Jar feature that is rolling out now. The development is interesting because Dorsey, who has been a major Bitcoin supporter, has refused to invest in Ethereum on multiple occasions. Sharing a screenshot … Read more

Paul Tudor Jones Picks Bitcoin Over Gold as His Hedge Against Inflation

Billionaire investor and philanthropist Paul Tudor Jones, who’s been a vocal Bitcoin backer in the past has stated that the popular crypto-asset is his preferred inflation hedge over gold. The founder of hedge fund Tudor Investment Corp. mentioned at an interview that Bitcoin is currently “winning the race against gold.” Jones referred to inflation as … Read more

Bitcoin Is ‘Better Gold Than Gold,’ Dogecoin Is ‘Fun’: Mark Cuban

Billionaire investor Mark Cuban, the Shark Tank investor and Dallas Mavericks owner, has once again spoken up about cryptocurrency. This time, he chose to talk about some of the most popular crypto coins. According to Cuban, not all digital currencies are equal though the entire crypto market has seen a boost in the past year. … Read more

What is Uniswap, and Why is it Useful?

In the up-and-coming crypto space, Uniswap plays a dual role, as both a cryptocurrency as well as a decentralised exchange (DEX). Built on the Ethereum blockchain, Uniswap allows users to swap ERC-20 tokens – which can be used to represent a wide array of digital assets as well as financial values. Uniswap exchanges only lists tokens built … Read more

Cryptocurrency Prices Tumble, Exchange Trading Falters as Snags Crop Up

The price of cryptocurrencies plunged and crypto trading was delayed on Tuesday, a day in which El Salvador ran into snags as the first country to adopt Bitcoin as legal tender. Shares of blockchain-related firms also fell as crypto stocks were hit by trading platform outages. But the major focus was on El Salvador, where … Read more

Reese Witherspoon, Paris Hilton Jump on to the Crypto Bandwagon

Cryptocurrency has garnered the attention of entrepreneurs and celebrities alike. Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon said recently that she has bought her first Ethereum coin. This was followed by yet another celebrity, the socialite-entrepreneur Paris Hilton, who shared her love for Bitcoin on Twitter. Ethereum and Bitcoin are the two top cryptocurrencies in terms of market … Read more

Twitter Working on Bringing Cryptocurrency Support to Tip Jar

Twitter is found to be working on allowing users to add Bitcoin and Ethereum addresses to their profiles to receive tips in cryptocurrencies. The new addition could be aimed to upgrade the Tip Jar feature that the microblogging network introduced earlier this year. Twitter is working on the ability to let users receive tips in … Read more