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Despite Trust Model Debates, Ethereum Is Bitcoin’s Largest Sidechain by Total Value Locked

Despite Trust Model Debates, Ethereum Is Bitcoin’s Largest Sidechain by Total Value Locked The Ethereum network now has more bitcoin held in reserves than the Lightning Network, according to onchain statistics. At the time of publication, Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has close to 4,000 BTC ($ 34.7M) held in reserves, while […]

Chinese Court Declares Ethereum Legal Property With Economic Value

Chinese Court Declares Ethereum Legal Property With Economic Value A district court in China has reportedly ruled that Ethereum’s cryptocurrency is legal property with economic value. This ruling follows a couple of other verdicts on the legality of cryptocurrency, including bitcoin, by various Chinese courts. While cryptocurrency is not legal […]

Free from Tron: Steemit’s Blockchain Fork Hive Outperforms Steem Token Value

Free from Tron: Steemit’s Blockchain Fork Hive Outperforms Steem Token Value For weeks now, the cryptocurrency community has been fervently discussing the recent acquisition of the Steemit blockchain. Skeptics believe that the Tron takeover has shown significant vulnerabilities with delegated-proof-of-stake (DPoS) projects. Following the takeover, the community still managed to […]

While the Crypto Market Was Hemorrhaging Value, These Tokens Mooned

While the Crypto Market Was Hemorrhaging Value, These Tokens Mooned Why do certain altcoins moon? It’s a question that all crypto holders have pondered at some stage while enviously eyeing the ascent of a token that wasn’t even on their radar, let alone their portfolio. If the performance of obscure […]

Bitcoin and Doomsday Preppers — Would Crypto Have Any Survival Value If SHTF?

Bitcoin and Doomsday Preppers — Would Crypto Have Any Survival Value If SHTF? As so-called “doomsday prepping” grows in popularity thanks to news of coronavirus lockdown in Chinese cities, red flag gun laws and rampant Fed stimulus in the U.S., preparedness enthusiasts are asking about the viability of bitcoin in […]

Prediction: Bitcoin to Rival Gold as a Store of Value in the Digital Age Thanks to Halving

Prediction: Bitcoin to Rival Gold as a Store of Value in the Digital Age Thanks to Halving The total market capitalization of gold is estimated to be above $ 7 trillion, which is over 38 times that of bitcoin at the moment. However, there are those that think that the […]

Ethereum’s Value Transfer Is Now Dominated by Stablecoins

Ethereum’s Value Transfer Is Now Dominated by Stablecoins The Ethereum (ETH) blockchain has become home to a number of stablecoins. On January 29, Messari researcher Ryan Watkins explained that the stablecoin value transfer issued on the ETH chain recently flipped the number of native ether transactions. Essentially, Ethereum’s value transfer […]