From the beat of Bitcoin’s price action to new adoption for Litecoin, here’s a look at some of the stories breaking in the world of crypto.
Crypto analyst Alec Ziupsnys and his crew at the Twitter handle Rhythm Trader posted a side by side snapshot of Bitcoin’s price action, comparing Bitcoin’s historic record from 2013 through 2017 to a projection of Bitcoin’s price action from 2017 through 2021. If history repeats, Bitcoin has likely already hit a bottom, with Rhythm Trader plotting a course to $22,000 in early 2021.
Ripple and XRP
Ripple CTO David Schwartz is revealing his latest thoughts on Bitcoin, Ripple, the future of blockchain and XRP. His complete interview with Business Insider’s Sara Silverstein at SXSW is now online.
Ethereum scaling solution developer Prysmatic Labs just released its biweekly update on Ethereum 2.0. The latest edition looks at efforts to boost the network’s resiliency and create a blockchain “that can run forever.”
Happy🥧day from @prylabs! Check out our dev update #24 on ETH2.0. The latest activities on:
🔹Beacon node + validator run time
🔹Multi beacon node syncing
🔹LMD Ghost fork choice framework & benchmarks
🔹Sparse Merkle trie tools
🔹We have a new team member!
— tchain.eth (@terencechain) March 14, 2019
Former Mozilla chief operating officer Denelle Dixon is now CEO of the Stellar Development Foundation. The position was previously held by Stellar founder Jed McCaleb. Dixon says her goal is to help transform the future of finance.
“I know that I am at my very best when my work has a purpose, and when I’m pushing for change. And that’s why, on May 1, I am joining the Stellar Development Foundation as the Executive Director and CEO.
The vision is big: Stellar and SDF hope to unlock the world’s economic potential by making money more fluid, markets more open, and people more empowered. And thinking big, beyond any one product, beyond any single issue – that’s what has always driven me.”
Tron’s latest weekly decentralized apps report is out. This edition highlights a number of new games on the network and looks at the overall popularity of gambling and gaming DApps on the network.