Crypto News | Huobi Adds XRP and IBM Releases X-Force Red

Crypto news has been fairly slow this week, minus a few major announcements. Huobi Global just announced support for XRP. Another piece of news that should excite investors is IBM releasing its new X-Force Red. Huobi Adds XRP to OTC Trading Desk #Huobi OTC #announcement is now here!$XRP @Ripple will launch on #Huobi #OTC at 10:00 6 March.Details here: https://t.co/BsBc3KEN37 @bgarlinghouse #Ripple pic.twitter.com/cpCZjG0Cmv — HuobiGlobal (@HuobiGlobal) March 5, 2019 Yesterday, Huobi released word that XRP would launch on its OTC platform today, making this the biggest piece of crypto news…

Coinbase Purchased Neutrino for $13.5 M, Acquisition Contract Shows

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase purchased controversial Italian software services provider Neutrino for $13.5 million (€12 million), a copy of a legal document dated February 15, 2019, and shared with Bitcoin Magazine reveals. The hard numbers of the acquisition were previously unknown. The document leak comes after a week of turbulent developments following the February 19 acquisition. Community members, namely Block Digest podcast member Janine, began to raise ethical concerns stemming from the company’s shared past with Hacking Team, an Italian, man-in-the-middle software provider whose malware and spyware has been linked to…

Will Tron (TRX) “Crash” Because of Craig Wright Comments?

Tron price could edge higher, down 3.6 percent in the last week. Fundamentals and technical factors favor bulls Transactional volumes low. Any spike in volumes may see TRX close above 3.1 cents Craig Wright thinks Tron is a scam that will dump hard. Nonetheless, candlestick arrangement favors bulls. Besides, recovering Bitcoin (BTC) prices often drive altcoin prices higher further cementing our stand that there is an undervaluation of Tron (TRX). Latest Tron (TRX) News Fundamentals All along, even in one of the longest and brutal crypto winter, Tron figureheads remain…

The Changpeng Reassurance, Ripple (XRP) Slow To Respond

Ripple (XRP) prices consolidation, likely to print above 40 cents Changpeng Zhao supports XRP, says it is a utility until decided otherwise Q1 2019 transactional volumes low averaging 184 million Candlestick arrangements coupled by recent fundamentals places Ripple (XRP) at an advantage. As a result of this, it is likely that XRP will increase driving prices above key resistance levels at 40 cents. Once that prints out, there will be little resistance for upsides and that places realistic targets at 60 cents. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals Perhaps as a show…

Bitcoin (BTC) Medium Term Trend is Set, $6,000 A Low Lying Picking

Bitcoin price recovering, may clear $6,000 Jihan Wu, the former CEO of Bitmain is a billionaire Transactional volumes low, must spike above 440k countering Q4 losses With newfound financial weight, Jihan Wu can now move towards achieving his goals. In the meantime, Bitcoin (BTC) prices stand to benefit. Should buyers have the upper hand, any surge past $4,500 will be trend-defining in short to medium term. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals Rumor from multiple sources, insinuates that Jihan Wu, credited for backing Bitcoin Cash during the last hash war to the…

Product Update — March 1st – The Coinbase Blog

As part of Coinbase’s commitment to prioritizing customer feedback and helping bridge the gap between traditional finance and crypto, our team is focused on constantly updating and improving the Coinbase experience. Here’s a look at what the team has been up to for the past couple months. Easily convert one cryptocurrency into another We announced a new feature, Convert, where you can convert one cryptocurrency into another. Instead of selling one cryptocurrency for a fiat currency like USD and then purchasing a different cryptocurrency with that USD, you can simply…

Living up to our values and the Neutrino acquisition

We recently announced the acquisition of Neutrino, a blockchain analytics company. I’d like to share a bit of the back story on this acquisition, and a decision we’ve made going forward. Our mission as a company is to create an open financial system for the world. To do this, the first step is to empower as many people as possible to get access to cryptocurrency. Since most of the money in the world is tied up in the traditional financial system, this means we need to connect to that system,…

Cash ‘on the Verge of Collapse’ While Bitcoin Transactions Near Record Highs

A new report claims that cash is “on the verge of collapse” in the UK, with cash transactions expected to almost vanish in the next decade. Meanwhile, bitcoin transaction volume is surging towards an all-time high and mainstream vendors like Starbucks and Krogers are considering methods of cryptocurrency payments. The outdated cash infrastructure is set to be eclipsed. And bitcoin is positioning itself to replace it. The Access to Cash Review says that the current rate of decline would mean cash use in the UK would end in 2026. #digitalpaymentshttps://t.co/ZnXgQRUaGS…

Bitcoin Eyes $4K After Erasing Monday’s Price Losses

View Bitcoin has erased losses seen on Monday with a strong bounce from the bullish 5-week moving average (MA) support of $3,703. That has raised the odds of a rally to the psychological hurdle of $4,000. A bull flag breakout on the hourly chart also shows scope for a rise to $4,040 (target as per the measured move method). The bullish case would weaken if the flag breakout ends up trapping the bulls on the wrong side of the market. A UTC close below $3,658 (Feb. 27 low) would put…

EOS, Litecoin Spike 13% in $5 Billion Crypto Boost; Can Bitcoin Surge?

Following an abrupt short-term dip from $132 billion to $126 billion, the crypto market has almost fully recovered as Bitcoin bounced back to $3,800 and assets like EOS and Litecoin recorded 10 to 13 percent gains. Peter Brandt, a prominent technical analyst, stated that crypto assets like Litecoin have led Bitcoin higher in the past 48 hours, allowing the dominant cryptocurrency to recover from $3,690 to $3,880. $LTC leading $BTC higher pic.twitter.com/ufcaGcwWBJ — Peter Brandt (@PeterLBrandt) March 5, 2019 If major crypto assets, small market cap cryptocurrencies, and tokens are…