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Bybit
Blockchain News
Bybit
Blockchain News

ByBit Inks 3-Year Esports Sponsorship Deal with Astralis and Alliance

Cryptocurrency trading platform, ByBit has inked a 3 year esports sponsorship deal with both Swedish esports organization Alliance and Danish firm, Astrallis in its drive towards global awareness. The deal, which models similar moves by FTX derivatives exchange is a testament to the growing tilt by major crypto brokerages to the importance of esports. Both

Cryptocurrency trading platform, ByBit has inked a 3 year esports sponsorship deal with both Swedish esports organization Alliance and Danish firm, Astrallis in its drive towards global awareness. The deal, which models similar moves by FTX derivatives exchange is a testament to the growing tilt by major crypto brokerages to the importance of esports. Both

Defi
DeFi News
Defi
DeFi News

Weekend Roundup: Core DeFi Metrics August 22nd

The decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem has had a mixed reaction to the recent upheavals in price trend in the global cryptocurrency industry of late. Amidst the bull and bear actions, DeFi tokens have held strong to their fundamentals, a move that has prevented strong selloffs even amongst the top coins by market capitalization. DeFi Total

The decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem has had a mixed reaction to the recent upheavals in price trend in the global cryptocurrency industry of late. Amidst the bull and bear actions, DeFi tokens have held strong to their fundamentals, a move that has prevented strong selloffs even amongst the top coins by market capitalization. DeFi Total

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Ethereum Gains Flattens Despite Continuous Bullish Accumulations

Unlike the majority of altcoins with huge growth trends in the past days, the price gains in Ethereum (ETH) is currently flattened, despite unique fundamentals inherent in the world’s most used blockchain network. At the time of writing, the digital currency is up 0.74% and is changing hands at $3,277.17 according to CoinMarketCap.  For the

Unlike the majority of altcoins with huge growth trends in the past days, the price gains in Ethereum (ETH) is currently flattened, despite unique fundamentals inherent in the world’s most used blockchain network. At the time of writing, the digital currency is up 0.74% and is changing hands at $3,277.17 according to CoinMarketCap.  For the

Altcoin News
Altcoin News

Avalanche Continues its Bullish Runs, Here are the Next Possible Stops

Avalanche (AVAX) has continued to impress as it has stayed at the top of the chart amongst the top 100 coins per highest price gains in the past 24 hours. While the uptrend stability of Bitcoin (BTC) is a factor that we cannot rule out for pushing the surging Avalanche token, a number of positive

Avalanche (AVAX) has continued to impress as it has stayed at the top of the chart amongst the top 100 coins per highest price gains in the past 24 hours. While the uptrend stability of Bitcoin (BTC) is a factor that we cannot rule out for pushing the surging Avalanche token, a number of positive

Altcoin News
Altcoin News

WorldLine and Bitcoin Suisse Brings Crypto Payments to 85,000 Swiss Merchants

WorldLine, a major payments services provider in Switzerland has partnered with leading crypto financial services provider, Bitcoin Suisse to launch WL Crypto Payments, a payment products that will promote the ease of transactions digital currency transactions amongst merchants. As unveiled by the firm, the new cryptocurrency powered payment offering will let as many as 85,000

WorldLine, a major payments services provider in Switzerland has partnered with leading crypto financial services provider, Bitcoin Suisse to launch WL Crypto Payments, a payment products that will promote the ease of transactions digital currency transactions amongst merchants. As unveiled by the firm, the new cryptocurrency powered payment offering will let as many as 85,000

News
News

Crypto Friendly CFTC Commission Brian Quintenz Set to Leave the Agency

Brian Quintenz, one of the Republicans currently serving as a Commissioner with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has unveiled his plans to leave the agency by the end of the month. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Quintenz said in an interview that he will leave the agency by Aug 31,

Brian Quintenz, one of the Republicans currently serving as a Commissioner with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has unveiled his plans to leave the agency by the end of the month. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Quintenz said in an interview that he will leave the agency by Aug 31,

Bitcoin News
Bitcoin News

Bitcoin for Shows? This American Rapper Wants to be Paid in BTC

Would you like to attend some of the most renowned artists’ music shows with the opportunity to pay in Bitcoin (BTC)? Well this may soon be possible as American rapper, actor and record producer, Trevor George Smith Jr, known professionally as Busta Rhymes has revealed he would like to start receiving Bitcoin payments for his

Would you like to attend some of the most renowned artists’ music shows with the opportunity to pay in Bitcoin (BTC)? Well this may soon be possible as American rapper, actor and record producer, Trevor George Smith Jr, known professionally as Busta Rhymes has revealed he would like to start receiving Bitcoin payments for his

Bitcoin
Bitcoin News
Bitcoin
Bitcoin News

What is Bitcoin Up to Next? This Analyst Has an Answer

The focus of many Bitcoin (BTC) investors or traders is often in the short term price performance of the premier digital currency. Many do not know that macroeconomic events and principles also affect the longer term price prospect of the cryptocurrency.  For the past 7 days, the price of Bitcoin has been hovering around a

The focus of many Bitcoin (BTC) investors or traders is often in the short term price performance of the premier digital currency. Many do not know that macroeconomic events and principles also affect the longer term price prospect of the cryptocurrency.  For the past 7 days, the price of Bitcoin has been hovering around a

Binance
Regulation News
Binance
Regulation News

Netherlands Apex Bank Warns Binance is Operating Illegally

De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), the apex bank in the European nation of the Netherlands have joined its counterparts in the European Union to issue a warning against the illegal operations of Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange. According to a Press Release shared by the DNB today, Binance is not legally registered with it, and

De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), the apex bank in the European nation of the Netherlands have joined its counterparts in the European Union to issue a warning against the illegal operations of Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange. According to a Press Release shared by the DNB today, Binance is not legally registered with it, and

Uncategorized
Uncategorized

Mike Novogratz Says He Holds no Cardano Position Despite Calling its Followers “Passionate”

For those who have been following the events in the blockchain ecosystem, the events around Cardano (ADA) is one of the most talked about at present. Infact, Cardano related topics have trended on Twitter several times this month as the anticipation surrounding the potential debut of the Alonzo Upgrade which will usher in smart contract

For those who have been following the events in the blockchain ecosystem, the events around Cardano (ADA) is one of the most talked about at present. Infact, Cardano related topics have trended on Twitter several times this month as the anticipation surrounding the potential debut of the Alonzo Upgrade which will usher in smart contract

News
News

Terra Virtua Switches From Ethereum to the Polygon Network on Energy Utilization Concerns

Terra Virtuam a Non-Fungible Token (NFT) ecosystem has announced its move from the Ethereum blockchain to Polygon Network in a bid to stem the energy requirements in minting digital collectibles on the platform. As revealed by the platform, the move will cut the energy requirement to mint a single NFT by about 99%, a move

Terra Virtuam a Non-Fungible Token (NFT) ecosystem has announced its move from the Ethereum blockchain to Polygon Network in a bid to stem the energy requirements in minting digital collectibles on the platform. As revealed by the platform, the move will cut the energy requirement to mint a single NFT by about 99%, a move

Ethereum News
Ethereum News

Ethereum Price Slump is Not Deterring Small Bag Holders

Ethereum (ETH), the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is trading at a loss at present, and is down by 3.02% to $3,161.75. While still exchanging hands well above the $3,000 support zone, it is undoubtedly recording a series of higher highs, and lower lows, a trend that can stir an unprecedented price change

Ethereum (ETH), the world’s second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is trading at a loss at present, and is down by 3.02% to $3,161.75. While still exchanging hands well above the $3,000 support zone, it is undoubtedly recording a series of higher highs, and lower lows, a trend that can stir an unprecedented price change

Altcoin
Altcoin

Top Exchange Tokens Prints Differing Moves in Current Market Reawakening

The broader digital currency ecosystem is seeing a gradual rewakening with Bitcoin (BTC) inching a slight gain of 1.31% to $47,179.75 after paring off losses for the better part of the weekend. The major uptick amongst the list of top altcoins is Cardano (ADA) whose runup sustenance has stirred its growth to now rank as

The broader digital currency ecosystem is seeing a gradual rewakening with Bitcoin (BTC) inching a slight gain of 1.31% to $47,179.75 after paring off losses for the better part of the weekend. The major uptick amongst the list of top altcoins is Cardano (ADA) whose runup sustenance has stirred its growth to now rank as

Ecosystem Review
Ecosystem Review

Asian Countries Top the Chart in Crypto Adoption: Finder’s Report

A new survey of 42,000 people across 27 countries have revealed that the top 5 nations leading cryptocurrency adoption amongst its populace are all in China. Key Data from the Finder’s Survey According to the results from the research, Vietnam ranks highest amongst all nations as 41% of all surveyed citizens said they own Bitcoin

A new survey of 42,000 people across 27 countries have revealed that the top 5 nations leading cryptocurrency adoption amongst its populace are all in China. Key Data from the Finder’s Survey According to the results from the research, Vietnam ranks highest amongst all nations as 41% of all surveyed citizens said they own Bitcoin

Binance p2p
Exchange News
Binance p2p
Exchange News

Tightening all Loose Ends: Binance Upgrades its P2P Risk Management System

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume has unveiled a new upgrade to its Peer-2-Peer (P2P) risk management system in a bid to protect its users. Per the announcement shared by the exchange, the move to boost its P2P security becomes pertinent as the trading platform saw a skyrocketing growth of users in

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume has unveiled a new upgrade to its Peer-2-Peer (P2P) risk management system in a bid to protect its users. Per the announcement shared by the exchange, the move to boost its P2P security becomes pertinent as the trading platform saw a skyrocketing growth of users in

Bitcoin BTC Mining
Bitcoin Mining
Bitcoin BTC Mining
Bitcoin Mining

Bitcoin Difficulty Hit its Highest Level Since July Downturn

The Bitcoin network has inked its highest difficulty level in more than a month, a move that suggests mining activities on the blockchain is regaining its momentum. The network’s difficulty level is readjusted every 2 weeks or at the attainment of the 2,016 blocks and as of early this morning, the difficulty is up 7.3%

The Bitcoin network has inked its highest difficulty level in more than a month, a move that suggests mining activities on the blockchain is regaining its momentum. The network’s difficulty level is readjusted every 2 weeks or at the attainment of the 2,016 blocks and as of early this morning, the difficulty is up 7.3%

Blockchain
Blockchain

Blockchain Industry to See Evolution of NFT Exchanges in Q2: KPMG Report

The digital currency ecosystem has continued to see a massive influx of funds from investors in the past year. This trend was confirmed in a new KPMG report that revealed the cryptocurrency ecosystem got heated up in the first half of 2021. The increased growth the ecosystem saw in the first half was more than

The digital currency ecosystem has continued to see a massive influx of funds from investors in the past year. This trend was confirmed in a new KPMG report that revealed the cryptocurrency ecosystem got heated up in the first half of 2021. The increased growth the ecosystem saw in the first half was more than

Bitcoin BTC Capital Gain Tax
Investment News
Bitcoin BTC Capital Gain Tax
Investment News

Crypto Funding: TaxBit Pulls $130 Million in Series B to Fund Expansion

American Tax and Accounting software provider dedicated to the digital currency ecosystem, TaxBit has completed its Series B funding round, raising a total of $130 million from Investors. According to the announcement from the firm, the round was led by IVP and Insight Partners with additional participation including Tiger Global, Paradigm, 9Yards Capital, Sapphire Ventures,

American Tax and Accounting software provider dedicated to the digital currency ecosystem, TaxBit has completed its Series B funding round, raising a total of $130 million from Investors. According to the announcement from the firm, the round was led by IVP and Insight Partners with additional participation including Tiger Global, Paradigm, 9Yards Capital, Sapphire Ventures,

Ethereum 2.0
Ethereum 2.0

Is Ethereum’s Gas Fee Improved Now that the London Hardfork is Live?

The cryptocurrency ecosystem was agog when the Ethereum Improvement Protocol (EIP) 1559 went live last week. The EIP 1559 upgrade, also called the London Hardfork introduced a few improvements into the Ethereum blockchain which prior was notably plagued with congestion and high network fees. Prior to the launch of the hardfork, users engage in a

The cryptocurrency ecosystem was agog when the Ethereum Improvement Protocol (EIP) 1559 went live last week. The EIP 1559 upgrade, also called the London Hardfork introduced a few improvements into the Ethereum blockchain which prior was notably plagued with congestion and high network fees. Prior to the launch of the hardfork, users engage in a

ethereum bitcoin supply schedule fight
Investment News
ethereum bitcoin supply schedule fight
Investment News

Mobile-First Investment Firm Titan Launches Crypto Portfolio for US Investors

American mobile-first money manager, Titan has launched a digital currency related investment dubbed Titan Crypto, in a bid to bring premier investment management to the everyday investor. The new product has been dubbed one of the pioneering actively managed portfolio of cryptocurrency assets available to all U.S. investors. Titan Crypto will invest subscribers money into

American mobile-first money manager, Titan has launched a digital currency related investment dubbed Titan Crypto, in a bid to bring premier investment management to the everyday investor. The new product has been dubbed one of the pioneering actively managed portfolio of cryptocurrency assets available to all U.S. investors. Titan Crypto will invest subscribers money into