BCH Bot Tippr Produced Tips Worth $70K on Reddit

A new Bitcoin Cash tip bot Tippr that lets users send small transactions using BCH is gaining more and more popularity due to fast and easy use
17 January 2018   1573

Tippr is a new convenient Bitcoin Cash tipbot for Reddit and Twitter users that allows them to reward good content when they want to support the author by leaving a tip. If the users of Twitter want to send instant payment they just have to write $0.50 @tipprbot somewhere in the comment section, and the same works with Reddit users, who should write $0.50 u/tippr. The amount of money is not limited.

Tippr bot on twitter exampleExample of how Tippr bot works on Twitter

In the recent tweet, the official account of Bitcoin reported that Tippr bot has produced $70,069 worth of approximately 50.1 BCH. All in all 20487 tips were made by 9813 users on Reddit, and this amount does not include tips made on Twitter.

Tippr rips per day chartTippr tips per day chart

According to the data about Tippr bot transactions, there are users who make pretty much huge tips, and the hugest amounts were $5388 and $7398. As for the moment of press, the amount of tips made on January 17 solely is $509.

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Bitcoin Cash:

  • Average price: $1 560,38
  • Marketcap: $26 396 324 308
  • 24h volume: $1 285 150 000

Real Time Rates for 6 Cryptos launched by Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters is running a cryptocurrency real-time rates: the new service is expected to provide “reliable, real-time information” for 6 crypto coins
15 May 2018   181

The stated goal is to provide efficiency and clarity for investors within the world trading field. The new Cryptocurrency Real Time Rates are already available over a customized API interface on Thomson Reuters Eikon platform. The app is displaying a trading data from different crypto exchanges including Bitflyer and Bitpoint. Reuters affirms that more trading platforms would be added in the future. 

The announcement comes after a recent Thomson Reuters survey stated that crypto trading by financial firms is likely grow this year. Over 20% of 400 finance firms taking part in the study are deciding about the entering trading crypto assets within 1  year. That means that one in every five of the undisclosed businesses plans to set direct contact with cryptocurrencies in 2018.

Pricing data for the real-time rates will be stated for six cryptocurrencies, which were not mentioned in the report. The start of the service could reveal that Reuters is thinking about the entering the digital asset class on ‎its own market platforms. In December of 2017, the mass media added bitcoin cash (BCH) to Eikon. BCH became only the third cryptocurrency to list on the platform after bitcoin core (BTC) and ethereum. ‎

The latest release follows the announcement from CME Group which is running a daily price benchmark for ‎Ethereum, according to Financial Magnets. The service will be given in partnership with the platform Crypto Facilities.‎ Earlier this year, Thomson Reuters Corp. declared about the launch of a new version of the Marketpsych Indices sentiment data feed, which uses analysis of bitcoin market sentiment.