Ethereum Network Demand Surges; Will ETH’s Price Follow?

Ethereum (ETH) surged today after the aggregated altcoin market responded bullishly to Bitcoin’s period of consolidation in the mid-$10,000 region. This upwards momentum has sent it up towards $185, which has previously been a strong level of support for the cryptocurrency. Now analysts are noting that Ethereum’s network is expressing significant strength, which may be…

Byron burger allergy death: Owen Carey’s family demand law change

Image copyright PA Media Image caption Owen Carey was celebrating his 18th birthday when he died The family of a teenager with a dairy allergy who died after he unwittingly ate buttermilk in a burger restaurant have called for a change in the law. Owen Carey ordered grilled chicken at Byron burger at the O2…

Sudan crisis: Thousands demand justice over protester killings

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There were clashes between the police and protesters as the crowd moved towards the palace Thousands of people have protested in Sudan to demand justice for pro-democracy demonstrators who were killed earlier this year. The crowd gathered outside the presidential palace in the capital, Khartoum, on Thursday. They chanted…

MPs demand Parliament be recalled after Scottish prorogation court ruling

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionShadow Brexit secretary Keir Starmer called the ruling “incredibly powerful” Opposition MPs are demanding Parliament be recalled after a court ruling deemed its closure unlawful. Parliament was suspended, or prorogued, in the early hours of Tuesday – something Boris Johnson said was normal practice for a new…

No Demand for “Highly Speculative” Altcoins: Analyst

Thousands of spinoffs of the world’s leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin are expanding into the void, according to market analyst Josh Rager. The Bloockroots.com co-founder on Sunday said the demand for “highly speculative” alternative cryptocurrencies, or altcoins, is falling. The analyst noted that institutional investors now look at bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency, as their preferred choice of…

Milk bank needs dozens of donors to meet demand

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHuman milk contains substances that cannot be synthesised A service that helps premature and seriously-ill babies across Ireland has appealed for more new mothers to donate breast milk. The human milk bank run by the Western Health Trust currently has just 20 active donors. To meet demand…