Bitcoin Price Could Hit $15,000 This Year

Christopher Matta, Goldman Sachs

According to my estimates, the recent tx spam on the ETH network cost up to ~$15m USD

Vitalik Buterin

Binance Exchange Set Up Research Unit

A leading bitcoin exchange Binance announced creation of a new department – Binance Research. It will work on creation of corporate analytical researches in the cryptocurrency area.
As the company’s statement goes, “Binance Research is a new pillar of the Binance ecosystem, focused on the creation of institutional-grade research reports with the aim of increasing transparency and improving the quality of information available within the crypto space”.
At the moment, two researches are already available – one of them is dedicated to Loom Network, the second one is dedicated to GoChain. The next report to be published is dedicated to Pundi platform.
To recap, in August, the exchange announced launch of an open educational platform Binance Academy, aimed at helping the users to beef up their knowledge in the cryptocurrency and blockchain area.