Bitcoin fell bellow 2100$

The most of the popular cryptocurrencies are losing their prices
15 July 2017   3051
Blockchain

Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks.

On the night of Saturday, July 15, the price of the first cryptocurrency fell below $ 2100, continuing the general downward trend for several weeks already.

According to Coinmarketcap, at 04:00 UTC the weighted average bitcoin rate was $ 2,099.03. On a number of exchanges, even lower thresholds were fixed: $ 2,069 for Bitstamp, $ 2053 for Bitfinex, $ 2050 for BTC-e.

Thus, over the past 24h, bitcoin has lost more than 12% in value, while the last time at such levels it was traded at the end of May.

Bitcoin Charts
Bitcoin Charts

The decrease in the price of the first cryptocurrency is taking place against the background of the approaching key dates on July 31 and August 1. The continuing uncertainty regarding the scaling up of the network. Some analysts warn of a high probability of further depreciation, calling the possible support level of $ 1,900.

Bitcoin

First decentralized peer-to-peer payment network.

At the time of publication, the weighted average bitcoin rate was $ 2069 with a capitalization of $ 34.037 billion.

It should also be noted that, following bitcoin, most other cryptocurrencies are losing their prices too.

Top cryptocurrencies rates
Top cryptocurrencies rates

As you can see on the charts, also all of the popular cryptocurrencies lost more than 10%, and IOTA lost almost 25%.

 

Bitfury to Unveil BTC's Lightning Network Tools

An open-sourced LN wallet, software and hardware payment acceptance solutions, etc
23 January 2019   77

Bitfury Group presented a number of tools designed to foster the development of the Lightning Network (LN), CoinDesk reports.

Among them: an open-sourced LN wallet, software and hardware payment acceptance solutions for merchants and payment processing. The company also introduced tools for developers and an open-source LN node called The Peach.

According to Bitfury representatives, all these tools are designed to make working with a second-level network easier and more convenient for companies and ordinary users. New products created by the Lightning Peach team.

By providing these products to the market, Bitfury is encouraging worldwide adoption of this technology and providing unparalleled support to consumers and merchants.
 

Valery Vavilov

CEO, Bitfury

Among other things, last week Bitfury added support for LN solutions on the BTCBIT cryptocurrency exchange.