Ethereum gas price quotation system GasNow suspends operations – AMBCrypto News

Ethereum gas price quotation system GasNow suspends operations – AMBCrypto News

The Bitcoin market might be filled with optimism – and more than just a little greed – but certain components of the crypto sector are yet to shake off the effects of China’s crypto crackdown.

Most recently, Sparkpool’s Ethereum GasNow website has shut down. This came soon after Sparkpool itself ceased all operations on 30 September, following the latest ban on crypto transactions in China.

GasNow website not accessible

The former URL of the GasNow website no longer takes users to the original location, which quoted gas prices based on varying speed requirements. At press time, those who tried to access the original website were instead re-directed to a Bitcoin-related website that asked visitors for donations.

Source: gasnow.org

Sparkpool announced its own closure earlier, citing “regulatory requirements.” As per its Twitter account, the mining pool was created in 2016 and was based in Zhejiang, China.

Furthermore, Sparkpool reported on its website that manual withdrawals and API service would stop on 15 October. Adding to this, it noted that users
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