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Bitfinex

Bitfinex launches perpetual swap on BTC dominance index

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The Bitfinex crypto exchange launched a perpetual swap that allows traders to speculate on the dominance of bitcoin on the index. BTC dominance index - the share of BTC in the total crypto market capitalization - is a popular metric that many in the crypto community are following. The exchange...

Amun

Amun launches ERC20 token to earn on Bitcoin price drop

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Amun issued its BTCSHORT ERC20 token on May 6. The new currency allows traders to profit from a drop in the rate of BTC. This token will complement other Amun exchange-traded products (ETP), which are controlled by a 21Shares subsidiary. Hani Rashwan, Amun's CEO, commented that BTCS is structurally...

Digital Yuan

Ex-Head of Bank of China is sure digital yuan replaces cash

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According to the former administrator of the Bank of China, Li Lihui, the launch of the digital version of the yuan is already inevitable. Regulated Token (CBDC) will replace cash in the future. China is currently testing the digital version of its currency. The largest companies and banks of China...

Kualilian

Kualilian brings blockchain tech within everyone's reach

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Ten years have passed since the birth of cryptocurrencies and since the publication of the Bitcoin White Paper, blockchain technology has not stopped evolving. At the same time, the way of working to obtain better productivity has also undergone a drastic evolution. Things have changed a lot...

TON

American TON investors won't get 110% refund in 2021

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The team of Pavel Durov decided to ban American investors from participating in the TON crypto project for another year. In specific, it was stated that Telegram sent a letter to American investors, in which it stated that they could not remain for another year in the TON project. Thus, US players...

Petro

Petro is trading significantly lower than its real price

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The Venezuelan administrators say that Petro should be bargained for $ 80, although it can be found on the market at a price 10 times less. Venezuelan Petro was launched in 2018 to solve the problem of rampant inflation and economic shocks. However, the coin had more problems than expected. The...

Zcash

Fully anonymous transactions grew by 70% on Zcash in April

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In April, over 8700 wholly anonymous transactions were made on the Zcash network (ZEC) (an extension of almost 70% compared to February). According to ZcashCommunity, completely anonymous transactions accounted for 6% of the total number of transactions. In March, the number of transactions grew by...

Women in crypto

CoinMarketCap noted a surge in women's interest in crypto

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In the Q1 of 2020, women's interest in the cryptocurrency sphere sharply increased. CoinMarketСap analysts said that in January-March, the number of female users of this service increased by almost 44%. For comparison, in the last quarter of last year, this number added only 15.5%. The highest...

Hashrate

Bitcoin hashrate approaches 150 EH/s

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Roughly on May 12, there will be a drop in the award of BTC miners or the so-called halving. In anticipation of this event, the amount of computing power used to extract cryptocurrency has approached 150 exams per second (EH/s). In early March, this figure reached 125 EH/s, however, after the cost...

Bitcoin investment

Grayscale report called Bitcoin “Best Investment”

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The promise by the US Federal Reserve that it would print as much money as needed made Grayscale, the client’s asset management company, say that only Bitcoin is now the best investment against central bank policies. It should be noted that Grayscale currently manages assets of $ 3 billion and...

Investors

Coinshares top manager sees investors activation

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According to the director of the strategic development of the British company CoinShares, Meltem Demirors, investors began to become interested in bitcoin massively. The top manager associates such a trend with the approaching date of the so-called May Halving or the reduction of the block mining...

Changpeng Zhao

Binance blamed competitors for DDoS attacks on the exchange

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The head of Binance reported that today the "competitors" carried out targeted DDoS attacks on the platform in his Twitter. Earlier today, our Chinese domains experienced targeted DDoS attacks, and users saw some lag and interruption of network access. Based on the attack pattern, it...

China

China's CB attracted another development team to test token

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The number of participants in the Chinese Digital Currency (CBDC) launch project continues to expand. The People's Bank of China announced that a startup specializing in the development of services based on AI is going to take part in testing the digital version of the renminbi. The SenseTime team...

BitMex Japan

BitMEX will limit access to its platform for Japanese users

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Seychelles crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX will soon prohibit all users from Japan to use their platform. On Tuesday, April 28, the exchange announced that since April 30 it plans to restrict access to its platform for residents of Japan and prohibit existing users from placing orders from May...

Sichuan

China aims to use excess hydropower in blockchain industry

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The authorities of Ya'an, one of the cities in the Chinese province of Sichuan, issued a guide on the use of “strategic opportunities in the blockchain industry," which include the use of excess hydroelectricity. In December, China accounted for 65% of the world's bitcoin hashrate, and the...

Tezos

Tezos topped Weiss agency rating. BTC is only 11th.

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Altcoin Tezos received first place in the ranking compiled by Weiss Crypto Rating. The researchers presented a list of the best cryptocurrencies at the end of last week. They analyzed the technology of each ecosystem and concluded that the best project is Tezos, which has also aggressively added...

Pulse social platform

Bitfinex launches Pulse social platform for its users

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The Bitfinex crypto exchange has launched a social platform called Pulse for its users. Pulse allows Bitfinex customers to share info. “The concept of a social network for traders is certainly not new. What sets Pulse apart from others is the quality of the content available, ”said Paolo...

Binance team

The number of Binance employees has grown from 50 to 1000

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Binance was established in 2017, and since then the number of its workers has grown 20 times, breaking 1000. Yi He said in an interview: “When Binance began work in 2017, there were less than 50 workers. Today we have more than 1000 employees, and we accept new people every day.” Binance ICO...

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