Bakkt Parent Company ICE Expands Its Crypto Data Feed ICE, the company behind Bakkt, has announced a new list of coins that will be added to its Cryptocurrency Data Feed. Bakkt is a long-awaited and often-delayed Bitcoin futures trading platform, and in the absence of any new information, news about ICE’s data feed has attracted
Bitcoin Cash Wallet Neutrino Introduces Additional Privacy Features Bitcoin Cash developers have released a new mobile wallet called Neutrino, which has been designed to provide better privacy than other available wallets. Although Neutrino has been available as a command-line tool for some time, Android users can now try out the wallet. As of Sunday, the
CoinMarketCap Adds New “Letter Grade” Rating System CoinMarketCap, the most popular market data aggregator, has added a new rating system to its site. A third-party metric called the Fundamental Crypto Asset Score (FCAS) was quietly added this week. Rather than ranking cryptocurrencies by market cap, FCAS assigns letter grades based on each coin’s “health,” as
Lightning Labs Blocks Bitcoin On Twitter The Lightning Network, an ever-growing crypto payment protocol, celebrated its first anniversary this week by trumpeting its accomplishments on Twitter. On Friday, Lightning Labs wrote, “If we can do all this in one year, just give us a few more.” However, a Bitcoin account quickly crashed the party by
NEO Releases DBFT 2.0 For Better Transaction Finality NEO has released a game-changing update to its current consensus mechanism. DBFT 2.0 is now available, and although it will be some time before it is fully activated, the update promises to finalize transactions much more effectively. NEO creator Erik Zhang has announced the news on Twitter:
Bitcoin Cash Dev Announces Plans For November Hard Fork Bitcoin Cash development is still going strong four months after its last upgrade. That means new features are in the pipeline and future upgrades are on the way. Details of the coin’s next hard fork, which will take place in May, have already been officially announced.
Bitcoin Transaction Fees Explained [Complete Guide] Bitcoin transaction fees are a fundamental part of the Bitcoin network, but they can be a little confusing for newcomers to the space. In this guide, we will cover everything you need to know about Bitcoin transaction fees and give you the tools to start making Bitcoin transactions today.
Stellar Logo Receives a “Currency Sign” Redesign Stellar has revealed a new variation on its classic logo. The old spaceship icon has been abandoned in favor of a more formal cryptocurrency symbol, as explained in a new blog post. This is just a preview: the new logo will be put to work as part of
Ledger Reveals Five Vulnerabilities In Trezor Wallets Ledger, one of the leading hardware wallet manufacturers, has discovered a number of vulnerabilities in devices created by its main competitor. The company says that there are five different security flaws distributed between the Trezor One and the Trezor Model T. However, Trezor has contested some of the
ICON Becomes Latest Blockchain to Support Security Tokens ICON, a platform that is aimed at providing blockchain interoperability, has announced that it is introducing a new security token standard. The new IRC16 specification will allow token creators to issue security tokens—a special type of blockchain token that represents certain assets and investments. Unlike Bitcoin, security