Americans Wanted to Know How to Buy Bitcoin and Ripple in 2018
Americans wanted to know how to buy Bitcoin and Ripple in 2018, according to Google’s “Year in Search” lists. “How to buy Bitcoin” and “How to buy Ripple” witnessed a spike in search traffic — however, and unfortunately, just in the beginning of the year.
Yulia Tymoshenko Wants to Tackle Corruption with Blockchain Tech
Ukraine’s former prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko wants to counter corruption using blockchain technology. Tymoshenko declared that Ukraine is involved in “total corruption” and specified the blockchain technology as an effective tool to prevent it.
Cryptocurrency Thefts Climbed to $927 Million in 2018
Cryptocurrency thefts continue to set records — with $927 million in cryptocurrency reported as stolen in the first three quarters of 2018, according to a report of CipherTrace. This represents 3.5 times as much cryptocurrency as was stolen in all of 2017.
UK Crypto Exchange Tightens AMC Policy
CEX.IO, a London-based cryptocurrency exchange founded in 2013, has tightened its requirements towards its users, requiring more additional information to verify identities. It has approximately 2.5 million users across the globe.
Gemini Reveals Mobile App
The U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini has launched its own mobile app — the Gemini Mobile App. The exchange’s app allows to buy/sell cryptos, view market info, set price alerts and much more. It is available for iOS and Android devices.
Crypto.com Hires Former PayPal Exec
Cryptocurrency payment platform Crypto.com has announced the appointment of former PayPal executive director Tyson Hackwood to the leadership team as senior vice president. Hackwood will be leading the expansion & adoption of Crypto.com all around the world.
At 17:00 (GMT) total cryptocurrency market capitalization stands at $111.5 billion
Waves (+25.59%) showed the best growth in the top-100
Market Dynamics The trading volume of cryptocurrencies for 24 hours reached $12.5 (-0.2 billion per day) Mining Profitability
- BTC $1,5 for 10 TH/s ⏸
- ETH $0,1 for 10 MH/s ⏸
- BCH $0,18 for 1 TH/s ↗️
- LTC $2,18 for 1 GH/s ↗️
- DASH $0,04 for 1 GH/s ↗️