Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Bullish Above $98 and Bearish Below $88

Key Highlights ETH price recovered recently, but it faced sellers near the $98 level against the US Dollar. There is a crucial contracting triangle formed with support at $88 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair may continue to trade in a range below $98 before the next move either above $98 or below $88. Ethereum price is facing many key hurdles against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD must break the $98-100 barrier for a solid upward move in the near term. Ethereum Price…

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis: ETH Remains Sell Near $100

Key Highlights ETH price declined heavily after it failed to break the $125 resistance against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line formed with resistance at $101 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair may correct higher, but is likely to face sellers near the $99, $100 and $101 resistances. Ethereum price declined heavily this past week versus the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETH/USD remains in a downtrend as long as it is below $100 and $114. Ethereum Price Analysis This past…

TRON CEO Says He Will ‘Rescue’ ETH and EOS Developers From Alleged ‘Collapse’ of Their Platforms

Decentralized internet protocol TRON CEO Justin Sun has said the company will build a fund to “rescue” Ethereum (ETH) and EOS developers from “the collapse” of their platforms, in a tweet, Dec. 6. Sun made his offer with the precondition that the developers “migrate” their decentralized applications (dApps) to the Tron Foundation network. In the heat of the blistering crypto market crash, one aggrieved commentator immediately quipped, “So… we jump from sinking ship to another sinking ship?  Sh**, I’m in. When jump, sir?” EOS New York, purportedly the twitter account…

ETH Incubator ConsenSys Gets ‘Lean and Gritty’ in Competitive Market

Major Ethereum (ETH) blockchain startup and incubator ConsenSys plans to streamline and toughen its business style amid an increasingly “crowded” competitive blockchain space. The shift in strategy was reported by online tech journal Breaker on Dec. 3. Breaker cites a letter to staff from ConsenSys CEO and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin, reportedly sent late last Friday night, which outlines a new phase in the Brooklyn-headquartered company’s work. As per the letter, ConsenSys — which employed over 1,100 employees across 29 countries, as of February 2018 — is entering what Lubin…

Ripple Overtakes Ethereum as ETH Plunges 10%, Trend of Market

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Over the last 24 hours, Ripple (XRP) has fallen by 9.5 percent against the US dollar. Still, it overtook Ethereum (ETH) to become the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the global market. On November 17, XRP recorded an increase in value of around 8 percent during a period in which most major cryptocurrencies including both Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum struggled to maintain momentum. The short-term rally of XRP on Saturday allowed it to take a lead over Ethereum, comfortably surpassing ETH with a market cap of $19.1…

Will ICOs Continue to Drag ETH Down?

Bears hit the cryptocurrency market today, and Ethereum was among the most severe casualties. The world’s third largest cryptocurrency erased as much as $2.25 billion from its market cap. Meanwhile, its value plunged 12 percent from an intraday high at $177 to $155.60 – its new intraday low – within a few hours, according to aggregated data available at CoinMarketCap.com. Aayush Jindal, a crypto market analyst at NewsBTC, predicted further declines in the Ether-to-dollar market, citing a critical bearish trendline that is capping every upside attempt of the digital currency. SOURCE:…

Below $200 ETH Mining is Useless, Hash Rate Drop

After 11 months of relentless bears, statistics from Susquehanna, a US based trading and technology firm has confirmed that mining Ether is no longer profitable. This is mostly due to a relentless bears that have since drove prices from $1400 to $200. Because of this, monthly mining profitability is now zero, down from $150 registered mid last year. The Drop in ETH Mining is Because of Serenity Unlike Bitcoin, Ethereum mining utilizes GPU chip sets. Though they guarantee complete decentralization, Ethereum does not have a predetermined issuance model. Then again…

Star Trek’s Captain Kirk Defends ETH Decentralization, While Fake Elon Musks Overrun Twitter

Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Elon Musk Impersonators Flood Twitter With Fake Crypto Giveaways Although impersonators on Twitter pretending to be famous celebrities offering crypto giveaways are many, this week saw an influx of these crypto pretenders posing as Tesla CEO Elon Musk. After compromising verified accounts with…

Bitcoin Reaches October 2017 Volume as ETH, XRP, and BCH Fall 4%

Over the last 24 hours, the volume of Bitcoin has increased by yet another 10 percent from $3.5 billion to around $3.8 billion. On October 28, the volume of Bitcoin increased by around 20 percent from $3.1 billion to $3.5 billion, showing strong and sustainable momentum in the lower region of $6,000 for the first time since mid-September. Still Low Volume, But What Happened in November? As cryptocurrency investor and technical analyst Hsaka recently stated, the volume of Bitcoin has declined to the October 2017 level. Trading activity in the…