Analyst: The only way competitors can “kill” Ethereum is non-USD stablecoins

Ethereum is by far the leader in the smart contract blockchain space.
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There’s no end in sight to XRP’s downtrend as transaction volume wanes

XRP has been struggling to ward off the heavy selling pressure it has been facing since late-February, with its buyers being unable to spark any type of notable rebound from its mid-March lows.
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Coronavirus pushes Bitcoin-friendly Japan to begin “Digital Yen” trials

The East Asian superpowers are battling it out, this time with blockchain and digital currencies as a focus.
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Staking frenzy pushes 0x (ZRX) to highest user activity since April, price jumps 14%

The recent infatuation for most in the cryptocurrency market is with DeFi tokens and staking, with the sectors seeing strong growth in both technology and price values since the past month.
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Singapore’s Huobi launches Chainlink (LINK) node, aims to bolster the DeFi market

Huobi, one of the world’s largest crypto exchanges by market cap, is now running a Chainlink (LINK) node on its Wallet service, the firms announced in a release Thursday.
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Charles Hoskinson: Cardano’s code is the “highest quality” seen in the crypto space

It has been an exciting week for Cardano, with the ongoing rollout of the Shelly public mainnet electrifying the ADA community and sending the token’s price rocketing higher.
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