Cryptocurrency news today 8 October
Team Cryptocoins.group presents to your attention our regular column – “the news of the cryptocurrency today”. Recall that in this column we publish news, which influence on the exchange rate of the cryptocurrency of the TOP 100 by market capitalization according to Coinmarketcap.
A new week cryptocurrency market starts to moderate growth. In the first ten Coinmarketcap almost all cryptocurrencies are showing a positive trend, however the maximum growth was only 4.5% (it has demonstrated the cryptocurrency Cardano). 2.5% Cash Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies added to the capitalization in the range of 2%.
Financial expert Nouriel Roubini, also known as “Dr. Doom” says that the decentralization of bitcoin, like any other cryptocurrency – is a myth. Roubini, that about 80% Hasrat bitcoin is controlled by a few pools, which are located in Russia, Belarus or China. And these countries, according to the economist, are strategic rivals of the United States. Roubini also said that decentralized exchanges don’t exist, or rather, that 99% of trading platforms centralized. As for smart contracts, they cannot be called “smart, no contracts at all” – too many bugs and vulnerabilities they present.
The founder of the Ethereum cryptocurrency Vitalik Buterin commented on his early statement that he created the ecosystem would survive without him. Acne reassured those members of the crypto community who saw in these words the preconditions for its care – in the near future Buterin no plans to leave Ethereum. Yet acne just wanted to show that he is not required to participate in all processes of design and development of the network, because in the team there are other competent professionals.
Co-founder of Blockstream, a well-known cryptoanalysis and developer mark Friedenbach proposed a solution for scaling bitcoin without hardporno, using only softforyou. The developer proposes to transfer cryptocurrency “hybrid PoW”. In addition to the scaling proposed by Fredenbaum the decision increases the protection of cryptocurrency censorship. Co-founder of Blockstream also proposes to use the technology of sharding, which, however, differs from sharding, which in the near future should be integrated in a network of ether.
Sunday on the Block has information about what the crypto currency exchange Bitfinex could start cooperation with a major British Bank HSBC. In cryptosuite this step from the side of Bitfinex perceived as an attempt to find new partners to service Fiat accounts. This became relevant after information about the problems of Noble Bank, which Bitfinex has worked previously. In most Bitfinex responded quickly to the spread of this news, representatives of the crypto currency exchange immediately announced that the problem of Noble Bank and search for new partners will not affect the operation of the trading platform and customer service.
Application for trading cryptocurrencies Robinhood expanded area of coverage for us States Rhode island, Tennessee and Arkansas.
Japanese crypto currency exchange Zaif, hacked in mid-September, is in no hurry to compensate the losses to the users, from whose account the funds were stolen. Now the registration of new users on the trading platform is suspended, a parent company Tech Bureau announced plans for the sale of shares of crypto currency exchange of $45 million these funds will be used to compensate customers, but the exact date Tech Bureau indicates.
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