Ethereum’s native token, Ether (ETH) has once been nearly worthless. However, this year it has demonstrated immense growth. For instance, ETH managed to overtake the second position in market cap rankings, having ejected Ripple and Litecoin. These results could hardly seem surprising to those who witnessed the project’s recent activity..
Blockchain platform Waves launches its ICO (Initial Coin Offering) at 12 a.m. GMT today. The project’s team intends to create a decentralized version of Kickstarter to successfully compete with existing crowdfunding projects. The team stresses that Waves is not yet another cryptocurrency, but a blockchain system with strictly defined functionality.
Dash, previously known as Darkcoin, is probably among the most effectively developing bitcoin’s alternatives. It is complete with a built-in anonymization with DarkSend, and nearly instantaneous transactions with InstantX.
Cryptoplatform Lisk has announced the completion of initial coin offering having raised 14,009 BTC and in excess of 80 million ICR in four weeks. This amount is roughly equal to $5.9 million at current exchange rate. “During the ICO, we collected approximately 14,009 BTC and 80,742,575 XCR. This has placed.
Syscoin, an altcoin and a decentralized market platform provider, has announced it partnered with Microsoft Azure via its BaaS (Blockchain as a Service) platform.
Mastermind and lead developer of Dash, Evan Duffield, was among the participants of Satoshi Rountable discussing current problems bitcoin industry faces. Following the event, Evan stated that Dash, as opposed to Bitcoin, has no scalability problem. “Bitcoin simply can’t keep up with user adoption from this point forward and that.
Good news for Ethereum community and especially Indian traders: the bitcoin exchange BTCXIndia confirmed its plans to offer ETH/INR trading pair starting March 9. The official press release to be issued on March 5. The information went public with the Reddit rumor when user ethexindia stated in the post published.
Syscoin developers have announced integration of bitcoin payments in their decentralized market. From now on, users won’t have to buy SYS tokens to make purchases, and some amount of coins would suffice to use additional functionality. Bitcoin payments will become available immediately upon release of Syscoin’s Shade wallet new version.