Buterin specifies the big difference between Ethereum and Bitcoin

Ethereum’s co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, has long been a proponent of the cryptocurrency community, and in a recent podcast interview, the 27-year old expressed his views on not only his own network but top cryptocurrency Bitcoin and the communities of both the blockchains. Buterin, who referred to himself as a tech philosopher in the interview, shared … Read more

The how and why of Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP sharing a common bullish narrative

The collective cryptocurrency market is at a critical junction. With major altcoins stagnating on the charts, Bitcoin could have reached a local top for the time being as well. However, the total market cap value was at an interesting stage. Source: Trading View As illustrated in the chart above, the total market cap of digital … Read more

Does Ethereum react to Bitcoin the way silver does to gold

Which cryptocurrency is going to explode in 2021? What coins can one buy right now, to make it big in the near future? Which crypto is the next best thing to Bitcoin? Many interested in cashing in on the historic run we have seen over the last few months, have been asking these questions and … Read more

Is Bitcoin leading the tussle among Layer 1, Layer 2 ecosystems

Due to increased adoption, general bullish sentiment in the crypto space and DeFi, transactional activity is at its highest average levels ever. Hence, the popularity of layer 2 solutions due to cheaper, faster characteristics led to the rise of projects such as Polygon. However, irrespective of L2 solutions, L1 networks of Bitcoin, Ethereum continue to … Read more

Stay away from Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Dogecoin ONLY for this purpose

When you think of cryptocurrencies, you imagine extremely long or extremely short candlesticks with prices moving up and down, unhinged. But, have you ever wondered if that very cryptocurrency could one day be how you’d receive your paycheck? How do you feel about it? Do you prefer it? And if not, why? While all of … Read more

Is the USA ready for Bitcoin, Ethereum, or Dogecoin as workplace compensation

Cryptocurrencies are immensely popular right now. However, this wasn’t always the case. In fact, a survey earlier in the year had found that around 84% of U.S adults were either not interested or hadn’t heard of digital assets. At the time, participants mainly thought of it as a “speculative” asset class, one bound to fade … Read more

How the ‘Great Wall of FUD’ was a buying opportunity for Bitcoin investors

China bans Bitcoin (BTC) — again, again, and again. In fact, this exact piece of news has been floating around forever. Needless to say, there have been a few direct repercussions pre and post the news. For instance, the larger cryptocurrency market took a hit. Now, how is this ban different from previous bans? Or … Read more

Crypto-related stocks in Hong Kong impacted, but more HODLers for Bitcoin, Ethereum

China declaring all crypto transactions illegal sent shockwaves through Asia’s fintech market. It adversely impacted Hong Kong as well; not just crypto exchanges, but firms and stocks related to crypto were also feeling the bite. FUD impacts crypto related companies On 27 September, Huobi Tech – an affiliate of the crypto exchange Huobi Global – … Read more

Bitcoin, Ethereum whales swimming out of Huobi, with a huge catch

After China’s crackdown on crypto transactions, exchanges began to limit their services for China-based users. FUD rapidly spread and many traders began to wonder what penalties they might face for violating the latest ban. Around the same time, the normally calm weekend saw a frenzy of Bitcoin and Ethereum whales moving their coins from addresses … Read more

Away from Bitcoin Futures, but where are ‘big-money investors’ pivoting to

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum have long challenged each other for the top spot in the market. Irrespective of Bitcoin leading in terms of market capitalization, Ethereum has stood firm, despite BTC holding its fair share of dominance. At the time of writing, the BTC.D (Bitcoin Dominance rate) had a reading of 42.28% while ETH had … Read more