Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Stays Bullish Despite Constantinople Fork Delay

ETH price trimmed most its recent gains and declined below the $121 support area against the US Dollar. There was a break below a connecting bullish trend line with support at $120 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair still remains supported on the downside above the $113 and $114 levels. Ethereum price declined against the US Dollar and bitcoin after the Constantinople hard fork was postponed. However, ETH/USD could bounce back as long as it is above $113. Ethereum Price Analysis Yesterday, we saw…

What We Know About Google Ads Allegedly Blacklisting ‘Ethereum’ as a Keyword

  On Jan. 10, Serbia-based smart contract auditing startup Decenter reported that Google has blacklisted keywords mentioning Ethereum (ETH) on its advertising platform, Google Ads. Google Ads: We can’t confirm that Ethereum is eligible to trigger ads, see our policy Specifically, the startup tweeted that they saw “a hard stop” on Google Ads containing the keyword “Ethereum” starting from Jan. 9. Decenter also tagged the advertising platform’s official account in the tweet, asking whether they had introduced any new policy changes. The Google Ads account then replied, stating that cryptocurrency…

Coinbase, Kraken Join Major Exchanges Supporting Ethereum Constantinople Hard Fork

Major United States cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Kraken became the latest to confirm support for Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople hard fork, both announcing on Twitter, Jan. 14. The two major exchanges join Binance, Huobi and OKEx in pledging to monitor the event, which will trigger at Ethereum block height 7,080,000, expected this week. “Coinbase intends to fully support the Constantinople Ethereum (ETH) upgrade,” staff wrote in the post, adding: “Upon commencement of the upgrade, for security and technical purposes, we will temporarily pause sending and receiving ETH across all of our…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Breaks Key Resistance As Sellers Lose Control

ETH price rallied recently and recovered sharply above $121 and $126 against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted important bearish trend line was breached at $121 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair tested the $130-132 resistance area and now it may correct a few points in the near term. Ethereum price jumped back above key pivot levels against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD could continue to move higher towards $136 after a minor downside correction. Ethereum Price Analysis Yesterday, we saw a nasty decline…

ETC Labs Introduces Dedicated Team to Focus on Core Ethereum Classic Projects

Ethereum Classic Labs incubator has launched a new Ethereum Classic (ETC) development team ETC Labs Core. The company has unveiled this in a blog post published Jan. 14. According to the announcement, the new team will be working on core ETC projects, supporting the coin’s blockchain and providing tools for decentralized application development, mining, and services. In the first quarter of 2019 the team will purportedly focus on reviewing Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople hard fork, which is set to happen around Jan. 16. This will be done prior to finalizing the…

Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Tron, Bitcoin SV, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 14

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. After the two years of price-centric action in the cryptocurrency industry, 2019 might shift the focus towards the fundamentals. Until the community puts an emphasis on the foundational aspects of crypto, we believe that a sustained recovery is unlikely. The Winklevoss twins believe…

Exchange Says 51% Attacker Returned $100K-Worth of Ethereum Classic

Cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io said Saturday that $100,000 in ethereum classic has been returned following a recent hack. In an announcement, the exchange further said it tried to contact the 51-percent attacker, but has not received any reply so far, adding: “We still don’t know the reason. If the attacker didn’t run it for profit, he might be a white hacker who wanted to remind people of the risks in blockchain consensus and hashing power security.” The exchange warned that the hashing power of ETC network is “still not strong enough”…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Remains In Downtrend, Could Test $100

Key Highlights ETH price declined further and broke the $121 support area against the US Dollar. There are two bearish trend lines formed with resistance near $121 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair may correct higher in the short term, but it remains a sell near the $120 and $121 levels. Ethereum price extended losses and declined below key supports against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD may continue to move down and it could even test the $100 handle. Ethereum Price Analysis In…

Ethereum Classic 51% Attackers Allegedly Returned $100,000 to Crypto Exchange

The Ethereum Classic 51 percent attacker has reportedly returned $100,000 to cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io, a post on the official exchange’s blog reports on Jan. 12. The company further noted that they tried contacting the attacker but didn’t get any reply until now, and that they do not know the reason why the funds have been returned. The exchange declared: “If the attacker didn’t run it for profit, he might be a white hacker who wanted to remind people the risks in blockchain consensus and hashing power security.” A white hat…

Google Reportedly Blacklists ‘Ethereum’ as a Google Ad Keyword, Startup Claims

Google (Alphabet Inc.) has reportedly blacklisted keywords mentioning Ethereum (ETH) on its advertising platform Google Ads, smart contract auditing startup Decenter tweeted on Jan. 10. The official Google Ads account replied to the tweet stating that cryptocurrency exchanges targeting the United States and Japan can be advertised on the platform, and that targeting other countries could be the reason for the ad rejection. When Decenter explained that they are a group of developers doing smart contract security audits and that they were seeing the error message when trying to use…