Top Social Gainers for Thursday, May 16th, 2019
Here are Wednesday's biggest developing stories in crypto based on Santiment's data:
- ETH (3950+ mentions)
On Thursday had a maximum social volume since December. What does it mean for price? Friday will show.
- Eth to the moon 🚀
- ETH Goes Parabolic
- eth will never die
- ETH is King
Historically similar kind of moods usually meant the asset reached the top. Local top.
Social volume: TOP ***
Mood: 100% Excitement ***
- LTC (720+ mentions)
- ltc should reach easy 120usd
- ltc moons
- Sir currently LTC is a shitcoin
- maybe ltc will lead next pump
Some doubts detected.
Social volume: HIGH **
Mood: POSITIVE WITH DOUBT **
- Bug (460 combined mentions in 48 hours)
There are two stories behind this word.
- Stellar network went down. No new transactions were added for about 2 hours.
What basically happened was that a critical mass of nodes went down causing a cascading failure and so the entire network went down but because it isn't frequently used, few noticed.
After going through a planned update this Wednesday, May 15, 2019, the Bitcoin Cash network stopped processing transactions. Issue was resolved in a few hours.
- Mempool (210+ mentions)
Bitcoin congestion is increasing.
Amount of unconfirmed transactions as well as mempool size topped on Thursday:
Actually not the first time this year - charts
But nowadays this narrative got some traction.
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