The project known as Digital Developer Fund has finished the offering this morning collecting 6,429 ETH – worth roughly $1.85 million at current prices – over a month-long period. The company behind it, based in the Cayman Islands, had previously invested in domain names through a venture dating back to 2010.
With August 9, Segregated Witness has finally completely locked down today. For now the network has to be very certain that all transaction are being done clear and stable. There is approx a month left until the installment of SegWit.
This is why bitcoin could be the new gold. Bitcoin will likely outperform stocks and bonds the rest of the year, according to the first major Wall Street strategist to issue a report on the digital currency.
The investors/traders and community confidence that has been surging after the bitcoin blockchain hard fork in which event a new cryptocurrency has been made while not disturbing the dominating coin. This event has been covered thoroughly by all types of news, but still it can not be sure that this triggered the climb of attraction throughout new buyers.