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EOS (EOS) problems are benefiting Tron (TRX) and Cardano (ADA)

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At the time when EOS began its operations in the crypto-market, it was regarded as the platform that would outdo Ethereum. In fact, it was even called “the Ethereum killer” in its ICO times. Both EOS and Ethereum are similar due to the fact that they are platforms that offer the creation and launch of DApps. Right now, the ambition of EOS trying to outdo Ethereum seems not to be achievable due to some factors and issues that surround it at the moment.

Firstly, one of the problems that deter the ambition of EOS is voting. The way EOS handles its voting seems quite complicated for an ordinary voter. The voting process of EOS has dramatically reduced the required percentage need for the launch of its MainNet.

Even though EOS voting is supposed to increase the level of security the platform has, its difficulty has raised more concerns and arguments. It has also introduced negative implications. When comparing the voting process of EOS with other blockchain platforms like Tron (TRX), there is a big difference.

The voting process of Tron (TRX) looks more favorable than EOS. This could impede the value of EOS and also decrease its market position. In the crypto-market, most investors value easiness, and if other platforms like Tron (TRX) are not too complicated, then they may be the most favorable option for them.

Secondly, the issues regarding the MainNet launch of EOS stirred a lot of controversies. The issues from exposed vulnerabilities to crash less than two days after the MainNet went live were the ones encountered on EOS MainNet.

Recent issues regarding EOS platform were the ones that had to do with constitutional crises in which the blockchain producers froze some accounts. The freezing of these accounts occurred at the time when there wasn’t any legal set-up by the block producers, i.e., they didn’t possess any constitutional power to carry out the action officially.

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The freezing of accounts made several investors turn elsewhere for a more decentralized apps platform. At the moment, most investors are turning to Tron (TRX) and Cardano (ADA) due to the fact that these two platforms seem more decentralized than EOS after the highlighted issues.

Furthermore, there is the problem of investors who just HODL and do not partake in the voting process; they may lose some of their digital coins in the future as the token is considering blocking accounts that stay inactive for three years. There seem to be many powers at the beckon of EOS producers which delays DApps developers. DApp developers are now turning to Ethereum, Cardano (ADA) and Tron (TRX) to prevent further delays.

EOS is a good platform, but it might lose its place in the crypto-world due to its complications. As it stands now, the chances of dethroning Ethereum looks slim. Ethereum on its own is more decentralized, and it has lots of DApps developers on its platform.

For any investor in the crypto-market, Tron (TRX) and Cardano (ADA) seem to be superior platforms than EOS. Tron on its own is seeking to be the head in terms of decentralization. However, Tron’s CEO, Justin Sun made it clear in an interview with Huobi talk that Tron aims to be the spotlight in the decentralized internet.

On the other hand, Cardano is still working on its aims, but it is slowly doing this to make sure that its platform does not encounter the problems that other blockchain platforms (like EOS) face today.

This is not to say that EOS is not a futuristic platform – it is! Currently, it has a massive community worldwide, and with the money it has accrued so far, it has a good chance to contend and strive in the crypto-market. But the token needs to work tirelessly so that others (like Tron and Cardano) do not succeed in attracting its believers because of disappointment.

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DGB Price Prediction For 2018 and Beyond

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With the crypto market being constantly bearish throughout this year, a lot of investors are having second thoughts about buying additional coins. While some large cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum can be considered safe investments, smaller coins like Digibyte (DGB) often receive a lot of doubt. This is why the DGB price prediction is necessary so that the investors can know what to expect.

DGB Price Prediction

DGB has had its ups and downs throughout this year, and at some point, it even went up by 70%. However, the constant bear market affected it just as much as numerous other cryptos. This has brought its value down to its current $0.025378 per coin. Some optimistic predictions from earlier dates saw the coin reaching as high a price as $9.20 by the year’s end. However, as we approach the date, it seems less and less likely that this DGB price prediction will come true.

The coin is generally seen as a profitable investment. As it is always the case with cryptocurrencies, they should be bought when their prices are down, so that a profit could be made when they spike up once more. Digibyte is no different, but it should be noted that investing in this coin means having patience. DGB is not among the coins that will make you rich overnight, and instead, it should be seen as a long-term investment.

Even though 2018 has been as…

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Why ZCash (ZEC) Is Heading to $10k

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Back in mid-May, the Winklevoss Twins made the headlines for embracing ZCash (ZEC) as one of its major digital assets on their groundbreaking Gemini exchange. When the announcement was made, ZEC rallied in the market by showing a 45% increment in value. The coin made it to $357 in a matter of hours.

Further assessing the currently available digital assets on the Gemini platform, we find that the exchange currently has USD pairings for only Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum and ZEC. There is also additional pairings of ETH/BTC, ZEC/BTC and ZEC/ETH with plans to onboard Litecoin in the coming days.

Another thing to note is that the exchange also provides custodial services for institutional investors thus giving ZEC the much-needed exposure to the firms on Wall Street. Custodial services provide a guarantee that all digital assets on the platform are stored by a licensed entity thus extinguishing any cybersecurity concerns. For an entity to be licensed in New York for custodial services, the proper due diligence and research have been done.

Another thing that makes the Gemini exchange attractive and appealing to institutional investors, is that all USD deposits are insured by the FDIC. The latter entity is the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation that provides insurance for USD deposits in American banks. This means that once again, the funds of individual and institutional investors are safe and insured, further making…

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Ripple XRP Mega Breakout: What’s Next?

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The Ripple XRP mega breakout that we were calling for happened and happened much quicker than anyone expected. As we said yesterday:

Nonetheless, IF, Ripple is capable of going ‘topside’ of the .38 figure at any point in the days/weeks ahead, such development, should it occur, would likely trigger its next advance into the .42 – .47 zone, representing a 30-40% move from present levels. On the flip-side, the .25 – .26 area should offer short-term potential support.

XRP is now sitting at .51704  as we write this article this morning, representing gains of 61% since we alerted our readers and our Global Elite email newsletter members.

Ripple XRP Mega Breakout

The Ripple XRP mega breakout is significant because it’s the first time XRP has been above its 50-day moving average since May. Right now, the RSI is approaching 80, so we are in overbought territory and we expect the price to consolidate around the .42 to .47 level before resuming its uptrend.

While some are looking at this as an opportunity to short XRP, we are not of that camp. While some can book some profits and use a trailing stop, any integration of XRP with xRapid has the ability to create a tremendous move in XRP. As Travis Kling said this week on the Off the Chain podcast with Anthony Pompliano, XRP could be the quickest five-bagger investors…

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