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Companies Dropping The Term ‘Blockchain’ Due to Hype Around Technology

A new report from Forrester Research states that some companies are stopping to use the term “blockchain” because they think it is overhyped, business magazine Fortune reported Nov. 6. In the report dubbed “Predictions 2019: Distributed Ledger Technology,” analysts purportedly found that companies have started to withdraw “blockchain” in favor of “distributed ledger technology” (DLT). The study reportedly found that ...

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Will Bitcoin Drop in Price? or is ETF Hype Rising Again

The premium on Bitcoin Investment Trust (GBTC), a publicly tradable Bitcoin instrument operated by Grayscale Investment, a $2 billion cryptocurrency fund and subsidiary of Digital Currency Group (DCG), has dropped by 10 percent in the past week. Tyler Jenks, the president of Lucid Investment, who operated as an analyst in the traditional finance sector for over 4 decades, stated that ...

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ReddCoin Price Surges by 16% as ReddID Hype Intensifies

A lot of the cryptocurrency price action tends to take place outside of the market cap top 20. Altcoins often thrive regardless of how Bitcoin is evolving at that time. The ReddCoin price is an interesting indicator in this regard. This often overlooked project is noting solid gains across the board despite relatively low liquidity. ReddCoin Price Makes a Strong ...

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Bitcoin Cash Price Registers a 20% Gain – Bitmain IPO and Gemini Hype

After experiencing a 20% gain in the past 24 hours, Bitcoin Cash price is trying to break through the $540 resistance level. Currently trading at $531, BCH is holding the current levels with relative ease. Gemini announcement As noted in our previous BCH price analysis article, one factor that could be potentially contributing to the price rise is Gemini’s announcement ...

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WeChat Blocks Bitmain Sales Account as Well as Further Crypto ‘Hype News’ Channels

WeChat, the 1 billion-user Chinese social media platform developed by Tencent, has blocked the official sales channel of Bitcoin (BTC) mining giant Bitmain, according to an announcement posted to its channel yesterday, September 10. As of press time, Bitmain’s other Wechat accounts, including after-sales services and its official account, remain active. The official sales channel, which operates under the WeChat ...

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Cryptocurrency Hype | Going Beyond the Hype with Blockchain

Bitcoin has been on a roller coaster ride in its price, its value reached as high as $20,000 in late 2017 to as low as $6,000 within a time frame of just six months. The highly volatile nature of Bitcoin is certainly a blotch on its reputation and certainly this could be why Goldman Sachs’ head of Global Investment Research, ...

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Tron (TRX) Erases Upside Rally despite TVM Launch Hype

At the beginning of this week, Justin Sun’s TRON was probably the only top cryptocurrency that recorded massive gains, in contrast to the rest of the bearish market. Strong fundamentals, including the Tron’s recent acquisition of BitTorrent and uTorrent, the launch of their Tron Virtual Machine (TVM), and a secret project (announced later as Project Atlas), combinedly helped TRX token rise ...

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Coinbase App | Downloads are Dropping with Falling Cryptocurrency Hype

The bear market for Bitcoin (BTC) and all other cryptocurrency has dragged down Coinbase, the US’s most popular cryptocurrency exchange. Prices continue to plunge moving into Q3 of 2018, and the exchange’s download ranking for its Coinbase app has suffered because of this. Dropping Hype The Coinbase app has fallen to the download level it experienced in April of last ...

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