Current Bitcoin Price: $6498 (as of 8:00 AM PST)
The cryptocurrency market is pushing hard to recover today. While Bitcoin is only trading up a nominal 3% today, Ethereum has surged up more than 17% in response to recent downtrends. Moving on, all other top-10 coins are up more than 6% — barring Stellar, which is up only 5.93%
Community favorite NANO is doing extremely well today — more than 37% in the green — met with competition by only Aurora (#95).
Top Bitcoin & Crypto News Stories for 13th September 2018
Rostec is a state-owned conglomerate of more than 700 Russian industry businesses, while Waves is a blockchain platform for the tokenization of any assets.
Rostec is set to manage data from its 700+ companies, including firearms producer Kalashnikov, on the Waves platform — with a combined budget of $2 million to get the project going.
IOTA is a fast, low-free cryptocurrency built on no ordinary blockchain. The Tangle-based platform aims to facilitate microtransactions — of currency and information likewise — on the Internet of Things.
The IOTA team has just released a dateless roadmap for their Qubic project, which stands for Quoram-based computations, detailing the subproducts to be built further down the line.
Russia may have its sights on Waves, but so does Malta. Malta is the so-called “blockchain island”, deemed as such for its many pro-cryptocurrency developments in recent months.
The Waves team recently met with Malta’s prime minister (among others) to discuss the tokenization of government and corporate financial assets.