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Bitcoin and cryptocurrency round-up 23 August 2018

Posted: 23 August 2018 7:47 pm
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What's happening in cryptocurrency?

Fight, fight, fight! Beyond economic incentives, Horizen, overhyping, Thailand and Corda, Ethereum price analysis.



1. Bitcoin Spartacus

Which is the real one? Not even (the real) Satoshi Nakamoto knows anymore.

Someone shouted "change places" at Bitcoin Cash's mad hatter tea party.

2. The only thing more revolutionary than digital money...

...is digital not money.

Economic incentives are strange, but not quite as strange as non-monetary alternative consensus models.

3. ZenCash: It's toasted!

ZenCash has rebranded.

It's laid out some extremely ambitious plans, described by an extremely unambitious slogan.

4. "Blockchain is going to solve all our problems"

"Really?"

"No, but how cool would it be if it did!"

5. Thailand is joining the cool crypto club

All the cool nations are creating their own national crypto.

Who doesn't want to be a cool nation?

Ethereum price analysis: World's smallest giant edition

There's a bullish trend line forming against a bearish backdrop. Or are those bearish signals against a bullish background?


Disclosure: At the time of writing the author holds ETH, IOTA, ICX, VET, XLM, BTC, ADA

Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of cryptocurrency or any specific provider, service or offering. It is not a recommendation to trade. Cryptocurrencies are speculative, complex and involve significant risks – they are highly volatile and sensitive to secondary activity. Performance is unpredictable and past performance is no guarantee of future performance. Consider your own circumstances, and obtain your own advice, before relying on this information. You should also verify the nature of any product or service (including its legal status and relevant regulatory requirements) and consult the relevant Regulators' websites before making any decision. Finder, or the author, may have holdings in the cryptocurrencies discussed.

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