Latest updates on cryptocurrency prices and what's going on in the cryptography world.
Bitcoin / USD
At the time of writing, Bitcoin was trading at $ 3,630 while it was down 1.15% in the last 24 hours. The fall in prices means that the volatility of Bitcoin prices has crashed in the last 12 months, as the current bear market kills speculative activities.
Chart of 24-hour prices on Bitcoin, source: TradingView
Meanwhile, Eric Thies, a technical cryptanalut analyst, says: "Similar to 2015, 2019 may be the year of accumulation".
The main cryptocurrency is proving a huge demand, as the new Binance exchange Binance.je, which offers fiat-to-crypto trading pairs, has achieved a backlog of KYC verification for registration as it has received an overwhelming response.
Ethereum / USD
Ethereum is currently trading at $ 122 with a 24-hour loss of almost 3%. This week the difficult fork of Constantinople was delayed due to the vulnerability found in EIP 1283. For now, the update is not happening this week and will be decided at a meeting to be held at the weekend. In the meantime, 10335 users have updated their Parity Ethereum nodes.
Ethereum 24-hour price chart, source: Coinmarketcap
XRP / USD
Recently, the Ripple CTO, David Schwartz went on Twitter to address rumors about allegedly acquiring the Led XRP registry, "This is fun. A hostile takeover of XRP Ledger is not technically feasible nor does this plan make economic sense" .
The second largest cryptocurrency was trading at $ 0.3273 with a 24-hour loss of 1.75% at the time of printing. Adding customers to its growing list, one of the founders of xRapid Mercury FX, Alastair Constance praised XRP with "Using XRP to move your money faster and cheaper is a breeze."
24 hour XRP price chart, source: Coinmarketcap
Litecoin / USD
Currently recording a loss of more than 3%, Litecoin is at $ 32. Recently, Ben Askren, former Olympic Wrestler who is making his debut at UFC, shouted to Litecoin "Pumped for @LTCFoundation to sponsor me for UFC 235! " Meanwhile, Lite.IM has launched the purchase of Litecoin on Facebook Messenger, Telegram and SMS.
LTC 24-hour price chart, Source: Coinmarketcap
Tron / USD
The tenth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization began this year on a positive note with quotations on the OKCoin and ABCC exchanges and an increase in Dapp's business on its network. Now, Tron Foundation is counting down for the launch NiTROn-2019 TRON Summit.
This two-day summit "offers participants the opportunity to understand what has happened and learn what will happen, as blockchain levels the online gaming field and creates new opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors."
Meanwhile, at the price, Tron exchanges with the 24-hour loss of 2.17% to $ 0.0244.
24 hour TRX price chart, source: Coinmarketcap