Ethereum

Ethereum had a flash crash — here's what happened

Digital currency Ethereum experienced a "flash crash" on Wednesday, with the price falling from about $296 to a low of $0.10 in a matter of minutes.<p>Almost as quickly as it collapsed, the price bounced back and, at close to 11.25 a.m. BST (6.25 a.m. ET) on Thursday, Ethereum is trading at $342.02 …

Cryptocurrency

Traders Get Burned In Ethereum Flash Crash

The white hot cryptocurrency Ethereum went on a wild ride on Wednesday, plummeting from around $320 to around 10 cents in a so-called "flash crash." …

Cryptocurrency

Here’s How Traders Lost Millions in the First Ethereum Flash Crash

Markets for ether, the cryptocurrency linked to the ethereum distributed computing platform, were rocked yesterday by a huge flash crash that saw prices fall from over $365 down to as low as 10 cents on one exchange before bouncing back shortly afterwards—an event that is mildly worrying for anyone …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin And Ethereum Crash... For A Few Minutes

Bitcoin and Ethereum have both experienced tremendous volatility for the last few days.<p>Ethereum's situation has been much worse.<p>On some exchanges, …

Cryptocurrency

Despite Volatility, Ethereum Likely To Reach $1,000 In Near Future?

With the Bitcoin price on a roller coaster trajectory, it is not surprising that Ethereum is trailing just behind it. Recent developments suggest …

Cryptocurrency

This Ethereum flash crash shows how cryptocurrency markets are super risky

The cryptocurrency market for Ethereum plummeted late Wednesday. This wasn't a quick dip, but a flash crash that sent the price from $317 to a low of $0.10 in a matter of seconds.<p>Some people saw thousands of dollars in value disappear.<p>Things are back to normal, sort of. The price of ether, the …

Cryptocurrency

Transaction Backlog Hamstrings Ethereum

Are cracks emerging in Ethereum’s mettle? Slow transaction times caused by a backlog have caused several exchanges to put a hold on ETH transactions. …

Bitcoin

GDAX Investigates ETH/USD Issues, Ethereum Network Continues to Suffer

<b>Things have started to somewhat unravel for Ethereum as of late. The network is slowing down to the influx of ICOs. Moreover, it now appears the GDAX</b> …

Bitcoin

Bitcoin Investors Still Small Minority of Investors Worldwide: Survey

Bitcoin investors are still the minority when compared to the total investors worldwide, a recent Global Investor Survey by Monex Group has found.<p>The …

Cryptocurrency

Major Transaction Backlog Causes Ethereum Trading Halt

The past 24-40 hours have been anything but fun for Ethereum users. The network suffers from a major transaction backlog. This congestion is …

Bitcoin

3 Must Read Stories: Amazon Lags Alibaba and JD.com, Ethereum Tanks, and China’s Political Reshuffle

Amazon's (AMZN) surprise bid for Whole Foods (WFM) has rattled the world of retailing, but the U.S. e-commerce giant is well behind Chinese players …

China

Amazon’s 6,000 Percent 1990s Growth Still Beats Bitcoin, Ethereum

Not even Ethereum’s 3,000 percent 2017 price rise matched Amazon’s performance year-for-year from 1997-1999.<p>In a comparison today, Investopedia notes …

Amazon

Ethereum Value Dropped to $0.1 Temporarily Amid Traders Panic

Ethereum (ETH) experienced a wave of intense volatility on Tuesday, which caused it to trade as low as $0.10 per coin.<p>This is due to a combination of …

Cryptocurrency

New cryptocurrencies offering more than just a way to pay for things online

OTTAWA — The success of bitcoin has spurred the launch of hundreds of copycat digital payment systems looking to cash in on the popularity of the …

Bitcoin

Status Completes Token Offering, Raises Roughly $90 Million Dollars

Status announced a token offering to the public at 2 p.m. GMT on June 20, 2017, raking in 299,902.24 Ether in exchange for the company's token, SNT …

Bitcoin

Thrilling Thursday - Nasdaq Makes New Highs, Ethereum Flash Crashes

Ethereum fell from $300 to $0.10, panicking the crypto community.<p>Commodity Futures still look attractive.<p>Nasdaq new highs cannot be ignored - we have …

Business

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Break Down Real?

Key Highlights<p>The ETH price short-term bearish bias got traction as it moved below the $335 support against the US Dollar.<br>• This week’s important …

Technical Analysis

Ethereum Slides as Network Backlog Points to Growing Pains - Bloomberg

Ether, the virtual currency based on the ethereum blockchain, might be getting too popular for its own good.<p>The cryptocurrency slumped after …

Bitcoin

Ether is King of Cryptocurrency — For Now

Ether’s Rise<p>Bitcoin has achieved record highs this year: currently, it’s worth almost three times as much as it was for most of January. Even so, …

Cryptocurrency

Ethereum drops 15.5% as increased demand sparks fear of growing pains

The price of ethereum, a bitcoin rival, fell more than 15.5 percent Wednesday amid a flood of demand and increased worries it may face a divisive …

Cryptocurrency

Status ICO Raised More Than $100 Million for Ethereum-Powered DApps on iOS and Android

It did this in less than 24 hours.<p>Initial coin offerings are the new hottest thing. Startups are raising millions of dollars, and in some cases hundreds of millions of dollars, very quickly.<p>Status raised more than $100 million through its initial coin offering, according to an early estimate. In …

Cryptocurrency

Startups See Service Outages Amid Ethereum Blockchain Backlog

The ethereum blockchain is beginning to show signs it's being impacted by a new influx of users.<p>Amid a surge in mainstream media interest, not to …

Bitcoin

Everything you need to know about initial coin offerings

A tech company you’ve never heard of raised more than $150 million last week—in just three hours.<p>It was yet another initial coin offering (ICO), a …

Bitcoin

An AI Hedge Fund Goes Live On Ethereum

<i>In February,</i> <i>Numerai</i><i>announced Numeraire</i><i>, a cryptographic token to incentivize data scientists around the world to contribute artificial intelligence</i> …

Bitcoin

Ethereum flash-crashes to $13 before bouncing back to $296

The red-hot cryptocurrency Ethereum flash-crashed on Wednesday afternoon but has recouped all its losses.<p>The cryptocurrency tumbled from about $296 to a low of $13 in a matter of minutes. The entire decline cannot be seen on the chart, as it shows the price in one-minute increments and doesn't …

Cryptocurrency

Prices of bitcoin and ethereum cool as investors take a breather

Investing.com – Prices of both bitcoin and ethereum fell on Wednesday, as the rally in both digital currencies eased, with the latter falling nearly …

Forex

Armed with an Ethereum ICO, Can Kik Succeed Where Facebook Failed?

Social media network Kik is on the verge of launching its own ethereum ICO, making it the first mainstream social network to feature cryptocurrency …

Bitcoin

Have Cryptocurrency Prices Peaked?

For a brand new industry, cryptocurrencies have had a remarkable run of gains, particularly in the past few months. Currencies like Bitcoin, …

Cryptocurrency

Microsoft And Accenture Aid ID2020 Partnership With Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

A global public-and-private partnership called ID2020 has formed to usher in political, social, and economic participation to those unable to prove …

Bitcoin

The rise and rise of Ethereum

THE price of bitcoin has hit record highs in recent months, more than doubling in price since the start of the year. Despite these gains, bitcoin is …

Cryptocurrency