Ripple is planning to upgrade the technology of the cryptocurrency

Ripple is planning to upgrade the technology of the cryptocurrency: Ripple is the 3rd most valued cryptocurrency currently. It is planning on upgrading the technology behind the cryptocurrency. This is surely positive news for the ripple investors. Ripple launched a couple of new white papers recently. The 1st white paper highlighted the algorithm which is currently powering the platform. The 2nd White Paper highlighted the ways in which the connectivity between different nodes can be improved.

After a down period recently, Ripple’s value is starting to go up again. This may be your last chance to buy on the cheap! Experts agree upon the notion that, given the network’s popularity, well-built platform, worldwide investing interests and penetration in the media and mainstream society, Ripple is bound to grow in the short, medium, and long-term.

Coinbase claims to do Largest Crypto Transfers on record $5 Billion people

Coinbase, one of the Largest Cryptocurrency exchange and wallet claims that they have done Largest crypto Transflog up to date on Records around $5 Billion. According to blog post on 19-dec on there official website, 5% of all Bitcoin(BTC), 25% of all Litecoin(LTC), and 8% of all Ethereum(ETH) and also many other assets were moved to new cold storage infrastructure, in which the firm believes to be Largest crypto Migration on records.
the firm reports, that around $5 billion worth of cryptocurrency were Migrated from third generation cold storage infrastructure to fourth Generation cold storage infrastructure.
Coinbase believes that this new storage system of fourth generation cold storage infrastruture is highly secured & highly Controlled, so as to entrust and ensure safety of customers fund.

Facebook to develop cryptocurrency for Transfers in Whatsapp 

According to Bloomberg Reports on 20-Dec, Facebook is creating its own cryptocurrency for money Transfer for the Messaging Service ‘Whatsapp’. The Purpose of the Token will be for internal Money Transfers within the app, & it will Focus on Remittances Market in India. According to Bloomberg Facebook is trying to build Stablecoin, and according to further sources the coin will be not Released anytime soon, as Facebook is still working on the Project and strategy for custody assets.
the reason for focusing Indian Remittances Markets is because India Received $69 billion in Foreign Remittance in 2017 & 2.8% of the country’s GDP. Whatsapp has around 200 million user base in India and it has almost doubled from last year. so basically WhatsApp has huge fan following & Popularity in India & Facebook wants to grab this Opportunity

Blockchain Gaming versions to be LAUNCHED by ‘Atari’

Major giant game company Named ‘Atari’ famous for its video games like Packman and Tetris announced that they will produce and publish blockchain version of two popular games “RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch” and “Goon Squad”  globally, excluding China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau.
As previously reported, this February Atari saw its share price skyrocket by over 60 percent after announcing that it would be investing in cryptocurrency. This year, the firm also created its own digital currency, the Atari Token, and partnered with an online crypto casino.
With this new Blockchain Technology, a new era of Blockchain gaming has been started.

Blockstream Launches Its 5th Satellite

Blockstream, a blockchain development firm has introduced its 5th Satellite and has Expanded its Network to a wide range on Earth and Broadcasting Bitcoin Blockchain to all earths major masses. Blockstream is aiming in devloping Internet-Free Transactions and sharing informations to Crypto users. This satellite service is still in Beta mode, & until now available across africa, south & north america, Europe etc.
If the Blockstream Project comes into Implementation then, bitcoin users can do Transactions without Internet and Bitcoin blockchain will become highly Decentralised. This internet free transaction environment will enable users to avoid any kind of Government to peep in there Financial spendings or any Government interference

Coinbase introduces New Service of Converting Digital Assets.

Coinbase is one of the Leading cryptocurrency exchanger and Wallet service has launched its new service of ‘Conversion’,which was notified to the community by Official statement on 17dec. The Customers will be now able to do conversion Between Bitcoin (BTC), Etherium (ETH), Etherium classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC), Ox (ZRX), Bitcoin cash (BCH). Coinbase is Largest exchanger of USA and this new conversion service will be available on Official Website, Android & Ios platforms.
Previously Coinbase was Partnered with Paypal (Financial payment Giant) in 2016 and paypal was integrated in Coinbase wallet, at that time after selling Bitcoin, the Customers were made available to deposit there Funds directly to paypal. This Service was stopped/Terminated in Feb2018 due to Technical issues.
In addition to Conversion of Digital assets service, Coinbase aslo include Educational & Charitable initiatives.

Arising challenge for the EOS community

EOS.io was launched in June 2018 as open-source software. It is a blockchain-powered smart contracts protocol for the development, hosting and execution of decentralized applications (DApps). Daniel Larimer and Brendan Blumer and their start up developed it. BPs earn EOS tokens produced by inflation. Top EOS BPs obtain around 1,000 tokens per day. They are elected through the constant voting process, and their number is capped at 21. The tokens can be staked for using network resources either for personal use or leased out for developer-use — basically, EOS.io attempts to represent a decentralized alternative to cloud hosting services.

New hand in the fight

Poloniex merged with financial services company Circle in February this year. It currently ranks 47th in the world among crypto exchanges by trade volume. They have launched a dedicated offering for institutional traders. “Institutions large and small can enjoy the benefits of our large curated selection of crypto asset trading pairs, dedicated support and robust API services,” the company’s blog post claimed. The users of the new service will be able to do so subject to a minimum trade of $250,000. The company will also jettison fees for all traders of BTC/USDC for the month of December.

Transaction made easier with crypto

38% (385) of the 1100 people surveyed, all freelancers living and working in the US, periodically or regularly use cryptocurrencies. Some of the people said that international payments and lack of intermediaries (direct payment) as the advantages of cryptocurrencies in their view. Some freelancers don’t prefer them because If the price happens to jump up around that time, they simply receive less crypto. Humans.net is a newer entrant in the freelancing space which boasts that it has essentially changed the business model of freelance sites. Peer-to-peer technologies like the blockchain make such situations seem absurd on the way out.

Switzerland’s crypto valley is the fastest growing tech hub

The Swiss city of Zug, home to crypto and blockchain development hub “Crypto Valley,” has been ranked the fastest-growing tech community in Europe. Swiss startup news channel StartupTicker reported this on Dec. 6. According to the latest annual “State of European Tech” report from London-headquartered global technology investment firm Atomico, Zug came out top in a comparison of year-on-year growth of attendees to tech-related “meetup” events per European city, with a 177 percent increase as compared with last year. As Startupticker further reports, Switzerland overall had a weaker performance as compared with other European tech destinations. The United Kingdom sealed the top spot as preferred destination for non-European “international movers” into the country’s tech ecosystem, followed by Germany and France