Daily Archives: May 13, 2017

$2.24 out of every $10,000 in wealth is held in cryptocurrencies (reddit.com)

Total wealth in USD worldwide = $241 trillion (based on 2013 numbers) Total crypto = 53.94 billion USD 53.94 billion / 241 trillion = 0.0224% Not a ton, but starting to become more significant. This is one of the most interesting stats in my opinion. Looking forward to 1%… 2.41 trillion market cap! Edit: Source: http://waitbutwhy.com/2014/03/combined-wealth-world.html

Segwit Status Report – Here Are 10+ Lightning Network-Style Apps in Use Right Now (news.bitcoin.com)

Bitcoin.com recently reported on Segregated Witness (Segwit) locking in on Litecoin. On Wednesday, the proposed Bitcoin protocol upgrade finally activated on Litecoin. It was followed hours later by the very first Lightning Network payment on the main Litecoin network.
Also read: Segwit Locks In on Litecoin, Will Activate

How to Keep Track of Your Cryptocurrency Investments (deepd.tw)

The cryptocurrency investment space is low. There are hundreds of alternative cryptocurrencies out there, many of which employ exciting technologies and provide innovative features. There are currencies, blockchain platforms, app coins, and all types of other “stuff”. There are even meme coins like Dogecoin and Pepecash.
If you’re a cryptocurrency enthusiast, it is easy to consider and use these altcoins that bear so much promise (or not). However, keeping track of all your investments…

Ether Price Analysis: Bullish Outlook Continues As Resistance Levels Hold (bitcoinmagazine.com)

As Bitcoin continues its bull run, the top alts by market capitalization have also made strides of their own. Ripple shot to new all-time highs (ATHs) this week and Litecoin has now activated SegWit, a block size and scalability protocol change. Litecoin will continue to receive further protocol upgrades made possible through SegWit activation. Ethereum is due for a protocol change, Metropolis, in the form of a hard fork sometime later this year. From a user standpoint, a competitive…