XRP Overtakes Ethereum Despite Looming ‘Constantinople’ Upgrade

by bitcoinist 01/14/2019

XRP has reclaimed the position of the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap from ETH just days before Ethereum’s ‘Constantinople’ hard-fork upgrade.  Pre-Fork Drop On January 16th, Ethereum is scheduled to undergo a network-wide system update called ‘Constantinople’. Among other things, the implementation of the upgrade will reduce the block reward from 3 ETH/block to 2 ETH/block. Days before the event, however, Ethereum’s (ETH) price experienced a notable decline. In a matter of minutes, ETH price



Gainers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Pundi X
Pundi X$0.00067

%20.1108

Holo
Holo$0.00146

%14.3647

MobileGo
MobileGo$0.24265

%5.62831

Nebulas
Nebulas$0.58022

%3.93866

TRON
TRON$0.02930

%2.81485

Waves
Waves$2.77416

%1.72936

Ark
Ark$0.40881

%1.63874

Binance Coin
Binance Coin$6.98125

%1.60056


Updated: 01/27/2019

Losers

Logo Coin Price Change(24 Hour)
Loopring
Loopring$0.06652

%-11.6896

TenX
TenX$0.27464

%-9.34651

Enjin Coin
Enjin Coin$0.03142

%-8.59878

Chainlink
Chainlink$0.43578

%-8.38813

Nano
Nano$0.92835

%-8.23776

NULS
NULS$0.43246

%-7.93887

Loom Network
Loom Network$0.04243

%-7.78644

Augur
Augur$12.6513

%-7.53819


Updated: 01/27/2019

via insider.pro01/27/2019

Ripple CEO: ETH is not a Competitor to XRP

Preview Brad Garlinghouse believes XRP Ledger is more decentralized than mining based solutions.


via cointelegraph01/27/2019

Research Firm Messari CEO: Threatening Calls After Critical XRP Report Were Made by ‘Punk Kids’

CEO of Messari has confirmed that the threatening calls he has received after his company criticized XRP were made by people unaffiliated with Ripple.

via bitcoinist01/25/2019

Ripple’s XRP Market Cap May Be 47% Lower Than Advertised

Ripple, the company behind XRP, may be overstating the digital token’s real market cap by as much as 47 percent, according to cryptocurrency data company Messari.  A Hole in the Plot According to a new Messari report, the total circulating supply of XRP is 21.8 billion. This differs significantly from data provided to third-party crypto data services such as CoinMarketCap, where the displayed circulating supply is around 41 billion XRP at the time of writing