XRP is now available on Coinbase – The Coinbase Blog

XRP is now available on Coinbase – The Coinbase Blog 1  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

XRP is now available on Coinbase – The Coinbase Blog Starting today, Coinbase supports XRP at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now buy, sell, convert, send, receive, or store XRP. Please note that inbound transfers and many sends require the specification of an XRP destination tag. XRP will be available for customers in most jurisdictions, but will not initially be available for residents of the United Kingdom or the state of New York. XRP is the cryptocurrency used by the XRP ledger, which…

Constantinople Incoming: Tomorrow’s Two Ethereum Hard Forks Explained

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Constantinople Incoming: Tomorrow’s Two Ethereum Hard Forks Explained In less than 24 hours, the world’s second largest blockchain by market capitalization is expected to activate its sixth and seventh system-wide upgrades, at which point its global user base will be asked to make two near-simultaneous changes to its code. Known as Constantinople and St. Petersburg, both upgrades will be implemented as “hard forks,” or upgrades that add new rules to the ethereum software that are incompatible with past versions. Both will also take place at the exact same block number…

BitMart and Paxful Team Up to Generate Crypto Liquidity

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BitMart and Paxful Team Up to Generate Crypto Liquidity On February 21, 2019, peer-to-peer bitcoin marketplace Paxful announced a partnership with trading platform BitMart for the purpose of vastly increasing the latter’s liquidity and scalability. In a company statement, Paxful claimed that this project was initiated “in the hopes of increasing liquidity and scalability” across the entire crypto asset industry. Paxful’s model for peer-to-peer transaction has made waves in the crypto space all around the world, with its CEO expressly claiming that a company goal is to use bitcoin for…

New Samsung Galaxy S10 Includes Baked-In Storage for Private Keys

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New Samsung Galaxy S10 Includes Baked-In Storage for Private Keys Samsung announced on February 21, 2019, that their newest phone, the Galaxy S10, will include secure storage for its users’ cryptocurrency private keys. The company made a press release detailing the phone’s many features, notably including Samsung’s proprietary defense platform, Samsung Knox, which will feature secure private key storage that is claims is specifically “for blockchain-enabled mobile services.” Baked-in support for cryptocurrencies in smartphone platforms is not completely unique to the space, although this initiative by Samsung represents a major…

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Consolidation Breaks Out Into Macro Resistance Test

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Bitcoin Price Analysis: Consolidation Breaks Out Into Macro Resistance Test Over the course of the last 10 days, bitcoin has managed to rally nearly 20% in value as it burst through two major resistance levels and is now beginning the test of a major macro level: Figure 1: BTC-USD, Daily Candles, Macro Resistance We can see a clear, descending supply-and-demand channel that governed the market for the last two months. Yesterday, the market broke north of the channel and it has since begun to march toward a major macro level…

4 Reasons Bitcoin is the World’s ‘Most Compelling Asset’

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4 Reasons Bitcoin is the World’s ‘Most Compelling Asset’ Now is the perfect time to buy bitcoin, according to Spencer Bogart, a partner at Blockchain Capital. Speaking to Bloomberg, Bogart was evangelical about bitcoin, calling it “the most compelling asset in the world right now.” Bogart is notoriously bullish, maintaining a $50,000 price target on bitcoin. Why is he so optimistic during the depths of this crypto winter? He pointed a string of possible catalysts for another bitcoin boom, including global tensions, rising national debt, and the increasing interest from…

Bitcoin Price Passes $3,700 to Hit One-Month High

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Bitcoin Price Passes $3,700 to Hit One-Month High View Bitcoin jumped to one-month highs earlier today, validating the falling wedge breakout seen in the 4-hour chart on Friday. The outlook as per the daily chart remains neutral, as the cryptocurrency is still trapped in a symmetrical triangle. That said, a break above the upper edge of the triangle, currently located at $3,760, looks likely as an inverse head-and-shoulders breakout on the 4-hour chart has opened up upside toward $4,030 (target as per the measured height method). More importantly, the rally to…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Buyers Eye Next Crucial Bullish Break

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Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Buyers Eye Next Crucial Bullish Break Bitcoin price dived with bearish moves and retested the key $3,540 support area against the US Dollar. There is a crucial declining channel in place with resistance at $3,585 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). A break above the channel resistance and $3,600 could spark more upsides in the near term. On the downside, the main supports for buyers are near $3,540 and $3,500. Bitcoin price is consolidating above key supports against the US…

Report: Crypto Exchanges Saw Trading Volumes Plummet in January

Report: Crypto Exchanges Saw Trading Volumes Plummet in January 10  PASSIVE INCOME IDEAS BITCOIN AND BLOCKCHAIN

Report: Crypto Exchanges Saw Trading Volumes Plummet in January The crypto winter that started toward the end of last year doesn’t appear to be showing signs of slowing down. Digital assets like bitcoin lost more than 80 percent of their value while the overall crypto market cap shrunk from over $600 billion in January 2018 to less than $138 billion in December 2018. Now, blockchain and cryptocurrency research firm Diar has released a report that reveals a sizeable drop in crypto trade volumes in January 2019 for popular crypto exchanges…

Ethereum Price Analysis: Dips In ETH Remain Attractive

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Ethereum Price Analysis: Dips In ETH Remain Attractive ETH price extended gains and traded above the $118 and $120 resistance levels against the US Dollar. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance near $117 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair traded towards the $125 resistance and later corrected lower towards $120. Ethereum price is placed nicely in an uptrend against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD could correct a few points, but dips remain attractive in the near term…