Whether the need originates out of their recent arrival into the world of cryptocurrency, or caused due to having had a negative experience with a previous storage service, it can be safely said that finding a new solution that can not only make lucrative promises of security but also deliver on surefire solutions is a daunting task.
While the most difficult part of cryptocurrency trading is making profits, there’s another aspect that both experts and beginners struggle with, and that’s portfolio tracking. If you can’t manage your coins and the changing prices of them on a daily basis, there’s no question that the whole thing will soon get away from you, leaving you with bags full of coins that could be worthless or not – you simply won’t know because you haven’t used the tools to track the changes in your portfolio.
Cryptocurrencies are enjoying a covert boom in Africa, making the continent a leader in the ongoing financial revolution. This year, crypto enthusiasts accounted for more than US$40 million in monthly transactions on Paxful cryptocurrency marketplace. Interestingly enough, more than 50 percent of the proponents of cryptocurrencies are under the age of 30, making the younger generation both the early adopter of cryptos and a group that promotes their use as a way to combat inflation and the unfavorable geographical obstacles in their countries.
EOS blockchain was scheduled to go live on June 9, 2018, at 1300 hours after receiving a ‘Go’ vote from block producers on June 8, 2018. Though it has not been confirmed just how successful this launch was, it is no in doubt that the entry of this new blockchain will have a significant impact on the cryptocurrency market.
EOS launched just a week after its creator, Block.one rolled out version 1.0 of the EOSIO blockchain software. This software allows community-driven and enterprise level businesses to create blockchain applications that are scalable.
Changelly is an exchange service for cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Its purpose is to act as a mediator between online traders and trading platforms, allowing for nearly instant exchanges for over 90 altcoins. First founded in 2013, Changelly has been operating well since 2015. The platform’s headquarters are located in Prague, Czech Republic.
Changelly’s first prototype was developed in 2013, originally as a startup project. The task was carried out by the MinerGate team, which was a mining pool for Bitcoin. Starting humbly, Changelly gradually started to grow bigger, eventually becoming an independent exchange service in 2014.
ItBit was launched back in 2013, and as a U.S. financial services company that acts as both a Bitcoin exchange and an over-the-counter trading desk it could have been a major competitor to Coinbase, but it didn’t turn out to be that way at all. ItBit also has the distinction of being the very first U.S. regulated Bitcoin exchange, having received that status all the way back in 2015. In addition to its headquarters in New York, it also has an international office in Singapore.
Just 5 short years ago it was fairly difficult to find cryptocurrency and blockchain resources. Oh, they existed, but only a handful, and some of the sites were very primitive and not user friendly. Jump forward to 2018 and we are spoiled for choice, with literally hundreds of blogs, vlogs, podcasts, tools and resources in the cryptocurrency space, with even more being added every week.
NEO has been a hot topic of discussion these days across various online platforms and community boards.
With this feature, NEO also enables the new platforms to have their own, customized tokens, which also go by the name of NEP-5.
Coinbase, the number one cryptocurrency exchange platform in the U.S. has scored another significant accomplishment as it continues its rapid expansion push. The popular platform has acquired Keystone Capital, a California-based financial services company. Coinbase announced the deal on June 6, 2018, via a post on the company’s Medium account. It is the latest in a series of high profile moves by the company. The acquisition of Keystone puts Coinbase in a position to become more than a cryptocurrency exchange platform.