• Ethereum Classic Jumps 20 Percent on Coinbase News

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The cryptocurrency service Coinbase announced on Monday night it would a fifth digital asset-known as Ethereum Classic-to its trading platform in coming months.
    The announcement, which came in a Coinbase blog post , saw the price of Ethereum Classic spike from around $13 to over $16 in the hour after the news was announced. As of late Monday night ET, the price hovered around $15.50.
    Here's a screenshot courtesy of the price-tracking site CoinMarketCap :
    Ethereum Classic is an off-shoot of the better known Ethereum , and was created in 2016 by a faction of developers who objected to a...
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  • Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange ‘in the coming months'

    Coinbase will add Ethereum Classic to its exchange ‘in the coming months'

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Coinbase may be one of the most-lauded crypto exchanges, but it supports just four coins right now which is far fewer than most others. That's about to change a little after Coinbase announced plans to add Ethereum Classic , a fork of the Ethereum crypto token, to its service “in the coming months.”
    Ethereum Classic was created in July 2016 following a major hack on The DAO , a fundraising vehicle for the project. In short: the Ethereum Foundation, which manages the Ethereum token, continued on post-hack, but a splinter group created its own version of Ethereum - Ethereum Classic - that...
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