Top crypto releases to watch at the end of August '18

Top crypto releases to watch at the end of August '18

If you follow tech updates, then you may pay attention to LISK, TRON, Einsteinium, Bytecoin and Cardano

LISK (LSK): Lisk Core 1.0 hits Mainnet

August, 29

Lisk Core 1.0 comes with new API design, a new P2P communication layer, and a number of additional features. It also includes atomic block writes, structured test suites and code migrated to JavaScript ES6. The release will take place at 6,901,027 block height.

TRON (TRX): Mainnet completes upgrade, Tron Virtual Machine (TVM) goes live

August, 30

TVM is completely compatible with Ethereum. TRON will provide a sandbox for the community to test the VM and find bugs. The TRON team seeks to create a more efficient and affordable VM within a robust ecosystem.

Einsteinium (EMC2): Lightning Network is live on Mainnet

End of August

The LN upgrade is only one out of a series of planned EMC2 improvements including the introduction of masternodes and an ethash change.

Bytecoin (BCN) — Bytecoin’s hardfork

August, 31

Originally planned to take place earlier, the hardfork was rescheduled to August, 31 due to vulnerabilities discovered on May 8-10. The hardfork will bring updated consensus, better performance, and a new dynamic fee system.

Cardano (ADA): Release of Cardano 1.3

August, 31

Cardano 1.3 upgrade includes network enhancements, code refactoring, and enhancements to Daedalus. The underlying code and memory utilization will have been refined. This means an approximate 5x reduction in memory usage. Internal benchmarks will go from 1.2 GB to 200 MB on the Mac client.


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Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis

The total crypto market cap tested the $102.00B level and later bounced back above $115.00B. Stellar (XLM) price is still trading nicely above the $0.1000 support, with range moves. Bitcoin cash price jumped more than 7% and broke the $130 resistance level. Tron (TRX) broke the $0.0260 resistance recently and it could continue towards $0.0280. Cardano (ADA) price is slowly moving higher towards the $0.0440 and $0.0450 resistance levels. The crypto market recovered nicely after a sharp drop in bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum and ripple. Therefore, there could be more gains in BCH, Stellar (XLM), Tron (TRX), EOS and Cardano (ADA). Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis After testing the $120 support level, bitcoin cash found a strong buying interest against the US Dollar. BCH/USD started a nice upward move and traded above the $125 and $128 resistance levels. It even broke the $130 resistance, opening the doors for a test of $135. If there is a downside correction, the price may find support near the $130 or $128 level in the short term. Stellar (XLM), Tron (TRX) and ADA Price Analysis Stellar price remained in a tight range above the $0.1000 and $0.1020 levels. XLM seems to be preparing for the next break and it could either surpass $0.1080 or decline sharply below $0.1000 in the coming days. Tron price rallied yesterday and broke the $0.0250 and $0.0260 resistance levels. TRX is currently consolidating gains and it may continue to move higher towards the $0.0280 or $0.0300 resistance levels. Cardano price is holding the $0.0420 support area, with positive moves. ADA price is positioned for more gains towards the $0.0450 resistance level as long as it stays above the $0.0420 support area. Looking at the total cryptocurrency market cap hourly chart, there was a sharp decline below the $110.00B and $105.00B support levels. The market cap tested the $102.00B support level and later bounced back. It broke the $110.00B resistance and a key bearish trend line on the same chart, opening the doors for more gains in the near term. Therefore, there are high possibilities of an upside extension in bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS, stellar, LTC, EOS, ripple, TRX and other altcoins. Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis was last modified: January 23rd, 2019 by Aayush JindalThe post Crypto Market Update: Stellar (XLM), Bitcoin Cash, Tron (TRX), ADA Price Analysis appeared first on NewsBTC.

Cardano [ADA] Technical Analysis: Bear holds strong on to the token’s future

The eleventh-largest cryptocurrency on CoinMarketCap, Cardano [ADA] exhibited a uniform price during the first part of the January 20. A gradual decline in its valuation was noted later in the day followed by a steady surge during the first half of the next day. Cardano developer, Charles Hoskinson, hosted his latest impromptu AMA session last week, disclosing the launch of a revamped Daedalus wallet structure in its 1.5 version, which would aid the coin’s scaling up the process. At the time of writing, ADA held a market cap of $1.110 billion. The coin was priced at $0.043 and the volume of coins traded accounted for over $16.5 million, with a decline of 0.89%. 1-hour Source: Trading View The uptrend registered by the coin during the one-hour period tallied from $0.045 to $0.046 and a downtrend from $0.046 to $0.043. The first resistance was marked at $0.044 and the immediate support at $0.042. The Bollinger Bands indicator exhibits a contraction in the graph, depicting a decline in price volatility of the market. The Awesome Indicator depicts a bearish pattern in the coin’s price, with the lines turning green. The Klinger Oscillator shows a bearish market trend for the coin. 1-day Source: Trading View The one-day ADA graph shows an uptrend from $0.030 to $0.041 in its price, accompanied by a whopping downtrend from $0.077 to $0.046. The coin has faced an immediate resistance at $0.05 and support at $0.037. The Parabolic SAR indicator traces a bearish market pattern for the coin, with the series of dotted line aligned above the candles. The MACD indicator for the same time period also forecasts a bearish pattern, with the MACD line below the signal line. The Chaikin Money Flow graph lies below the zero-line, which depicts that the price of the coin is following a bearish trend with money flowing out of the market. Conclusion As indicated by the indicators MACD, CMF and Parabolic SAR on the one-day chart and the AI and Klinger Oscillator on the one-hour chart, the future of ADA still lies in the bear’s realm. The post Cardano [ADA] Technical Analysis: Bear holds strong on to the token’s future appeared first on AMBCrypto.

Lisk (LSK) Pushing for Momentum as Marketing Chief Responds to Over-Hyped Claims

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