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Mining

Bitcoin mining profitability rises to six-month high

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The rise in the price of bitcoin has led to an increase in miners' income. By the end of October, they earned $ 353 million (+ 8%), as previously reported by CoinMetrics analysts. Miners' income has returned to the levels observed in the run-up to the so-called May halving (reduction in the reward...

Tether

Tether capitalization approached $ 17 billion

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The capitalization of the stablecoin Tether (USDT) at the end of this week came close to $ 17 billion. The explosive growth in the market supply of digital currency began this year. Since January, USDT capitalization has more than quadrupled. Many analysts believe that if the Tether team turns on...

BTC new record 06.11.2020

Number of BTC Addresses Reaches 824,193

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As reported by Glassnode blockchain analytics firm, the number of Bitcoin wallets carrying at minimum one BTC has beaten a new high score. Now 824,193 BTC addresses hold at least one Bitcoin which rate currently is at $15.585. Today’s value exceeds the previous all-time peak of 824,160 marked on...

Coinbase lists new coins 06.11.2020

Coinbase Lists Three New Ethereum Tokens

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Coinbase informed about listing 3 new crypto assets. Besides, the network allowed exchanging for 3 other crypto assets to New York lenders. Now the users can exchange Civic (CVC), Decentraland (MANA), and District0x (DNT) on the protocol. The first one is a decentralized ID protocol token. Mana is...

Mining

The income of Bitcoin miners increased by 8% in October

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By the end of October, bitcoin miners earned $ 353 million. Compared to September 2020, their revenues increased by about 8%, according to the data of the CoinMetrics team. Analysts attribute the growth in the profitability of bitcoin mining to the rise in the price of the largest digital currency....

Bitcoin

Residents of Nigeria and Cuba are most interested in Bitcoin

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Nigeria and Cuba topped the October ranking of the countries whose residents were most interested in Bitcoin on the Internet. That is evidenced by the latest data from the Google Trends service. The greatest surge in the activity of Internet users was observed in the second half of October when BTC...

Digital Yuan Reaches $300 M

Use of China’s Digital Yuan Reaches $300 M

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Yi Gang, the director of the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) told that more than 2 billion digital yuan has been spent in approximately 4 million separate activities. This is equivalent to just under $300 M. China’s digital yuan is one of the world’s most popular digital assets. As early as...

Crypto whales

Whales are buying up ChainLink despite criticism of this it

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The accumulation of the ChainLink (LINK) cryptocurrency continues, with influential investors or so-called “whales” showing a lot of interest in it. Researchers from the Santiment team this week published another review on this crypto project. It says that whales have been actively buying LINK...

Bitcoin

Inflow of BTC on crypto exchanges fell to a three-year low

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More and more investors are switching to long-term storage of bitcoins. The flow of BTC to cryptocurrency exchanges has dropped to a three-year low. Players prefer to keep coins in so-called "cold" wallets and do not intend to sell them even if a negative trend returns to the market. In...

Bitcoin Turns 12 Years Old

Bitcoin Turns 12 Years Old with the Price Hitting $14.000

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12 years ago, on October 31, Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin’s pseudonymous creator, published the whitepaper that became the start of the financial revolution. In the whitepaper Nakamoto described a peer-to-peer payments system that expanded across a distributed ledger, powered by a network of...

PayPal

PayPal users now can buy bitcoins through the Paxos exchange

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The news was provided by Circle Co-Founder and CEO Jeremy Aller, who shared on Twitter a screenshot of a purchase confirmation worth about 0.0075 BTC equivalent to $100. The purchase rate was $ 13,265 plus a small spread, no commissions were charged. At the moment, PayPal is not a BTC wallet, but...

Bitcoin

Bitcoin hashrate fell to three-month low

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The activity of bitcoin miners continues to update lows: the network hashrate on Saturday, October 31, fell to 116 exhashes per second (EH/s). The last time such a volume of computing power used to mine cryptocurrency was observed at the end of July 2020. However, there is no reason to panic, said...

Changpeng Zhao

Binance CEO rejects allegations of violating US laws

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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said that his marketplace complies with US law and generally prefers to operate strictly within the legal framework. With this statement, he commented on the accusations that the exchange allegedly uses its American branch to circumvent local laws. We will remind, the...

Huawei

Huawei unveils smartphone with built-in digital yuan wallet

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The Chinese company Huawei has unveiled a smartphone with a built-in hardware wallet for China's central bank digital currency (CBDC). At a press conference on Friday, October 30, the company announced the release of the Huawei Mate 40 smartphone. Yu Chengdong, Huawei's general manager of consumer...

market cap of WBTC has reached $1.5 B

Wrapped Bitcoin the 6th Largest Token on Ethereum

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The market cap of Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) has reached $1.5 B which is 80% of the total BTC held on Ethereum. WBTC is the most common kind of Bitcoin used on the Ethereum system. The official website informed that at the moment there are 116,885 WBTC overall, supported by the same number of BTC held...

FTX CEO

FTX launches trading in tokenized shares of large companies

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FTX Crypto Derivatives Exchange Launches Tokenized Stock Trading. The exchange will enable users to buy stakes in companies such as Tesla, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Netflix. Fractional stock trading allows you to buy less than one share. FTX has partnered with German finance company CM-Equity...

Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff compared BTC to a bubble of the early 2000s

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Peter Schiff, who heads financial services firm Euro Pacific Capital, is known as one of Bitcoin's fiercest opponents. This businessman on Twitter and during his public speeches always points out the risks of investing in cryptocurrency. In his opinion, BTC is the greatest bubble he has ever seen....

Keep3r  soared 2200%

The New KP3R Token by Andre Cronje Hits Records

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The most recent token offering by Yearn Finance architect Cronje has soared within hours of launch. The Keep3r Network was introduced on October 28, was created to solve the actual issues with intricate systems of smart contracts. Just within a few hours of the launch, the KP3R token is rising high...

Cryptocurrency came to us in 2009 and became a twofold phenomenon. Many think these assets will bring freedom to the traditional financial system: many suppose they can give opportunities to scammers and fraud. But no matter what, everyone understands that crypto has become a serious game-changer in world economics.

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