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Right after the formation of Bitcoin, there was an immediate realization in the strength of cryptocurrencies and came the introduction of “Altcoins”. By forking the Bitcoin open-source, these altcoins started to divulge deep into specific blockchain characteristics and apply them into niche areas of finance, supply chain, and database management.

Furthermore, altcoins also made it possible to expand the liquidity in the market through alternate pairs and raised high-stakes and high-reward schema. Adding contrasting use-cases and robust blockchain solutions coming into place, it is imminent that Altcoins are here to stay and for good.

Catch all that is happening in the altcoin market right from top trending coins like Ethereum, Binance, to the most, hyped one’s like Dogecoin and Shiba Inu. Everything to do with Altcoin news can be accessed right through Coingape.

Terra plans to discard UST
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Terra plans to discard UST
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Do Kwon Says Terra Collecting Snapshot Data For LUNA Airdrop

Terra founder Do Kwon said the blockchain is in the process of collecting data from major exchanges for the upcoming LUNA airdrop. Kwon said that because of the large amount of data to be collected, the process is taking “some time.” The move comes as voting shows that a majority of LUNA holders are in

Terra founder Do Kwon said the blockchain is in the process of collecting data from major exchanges for the upcoming LUNA airdrop. Kwon said that because of the large amount of data to be collected, the process is taking “some time.” The move comes as voting shows that a majority of LUNA holders are in

Buterin was once the youngest crypto billionaire
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Buterin was once the youngest crypto billionaire
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Just-In: Vitalik Buterin No Longer A Billionaire As Ethereum Crashes

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said on Friday that he is no longer a billionaire, following a severe drop in Ethereum (ETH) prices this year. Buterin, who had co-created Ethereum in 2014, reportedly owns a wallet with about 290,000 ETH tokens ($574.1 million). At one point, the wallet would have been worth more than $1.5 billion,

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin said on Friday that he is no longer a billionaire, following a severe drop in Ethereum (ETH) prices this year. Buterin, who had co-created Ethereum in 2014, reportedly owns a wallet with about 290,000 ETH tokens ($574.1 million). At one point, the wallet would have been worth more than $1.5 billion,

Shiba Inu Price Prediction
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Shiba Inu Price Prediction
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Shiba Inu (SHIB) Prices May Jump Next Week; Here’s Why

Shiba Inu (SHIB) has been trading under heavy selling pressure for months. The second largest meme cryptocurrency has failed to impress the investors since the beginning of this year. However, SHIB’s lead developer Shytoshi Kusama has dropped a massive hint over some upcoming projects for the Shibarmy. SHIB Dev suggests interesting things in Upcoming week

Shiba Inu (SHIB) has been trading under heavy selling pressure for months. The second largest meme cryptocurrency has failed to impress the investors since the beginning of this year. However, SHIB’s lead developer Shytoshi Kusama has dropped a massive hint over some upcoming projects for the Shibarmy. SHIB Dev suggests interesting things in Upcoming week

Mike Novogratz
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Mike Novogratz
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After Terra Crash, Galaxy Digital CEO Warns Against Bottom Buying

Mike Novogratz, CEO of digital asset manager Galaxy Digital, warned against trying to predict a bottom to the recent crypto crash. Novogratz’s comments come in the wake of one of the worst downturns seen by the crypto market in recent times. Majors such as Bitcoin and Etherum are trading nearly 60% below their record highs,

Mike Novogratz, CEO of digital asset manager Galaxy Digital, warned against trying to predict a bottom to the recent crypto crash. Novogratz’s comments come in the wake of one of the worst downturns seen by the crypto market in recent times. Majors such as Bitcoin and Etherum are trading nearly 60% below their record highs,

Cronje had denounced crypto in April
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Cronje had denounced crypto in April
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Is Andre Cronje Back On Fantom? FTM Jumps 13%

FTM, the native token for the Fantom blockchain rallied on Saturday after DeFi developer Andre Cronje was spotted writing code on the chain. FTM jumped 13% from intraday lows to $0.3746, outpacing all of the top-100 cryptocurrencies in the past 24 hours. The token’s rally was sparked by Github data showing Cronje is writing code

FTM, the native token for the Fantom blockchain rallied on Saturday after DeFi developer Andre Cronje was spotted writing code on the chain. FTM jumped 13% from intraday lows to $0.3746, outpacing all of the top-100 cryptocurrencies in the past 24 hours. The token’s rally was sparked by Github data showing Cronje is writing code

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ETH Layer 2 Deposits Now Open On Binance

Ethereum layer 2 deposits are now live on Binance, post completion of the optimism network integration. The key highlight includes the direct deposit of ETH to layer 2 without the use of the mainnet. Ethereum continues to dip despite major announcements. Binance is optimistic about the Optimism Network Optimism is Ethereum’s layer 2 scaling solution

Ethereum layer 2 deposits are now live on Binance, post completion of the optimism network integration. The key highlight includes the direct deposit of ETH to layer 2 without the use of the mainnet. Ethereum continues to dip despite major announcements. Binance is optimistic about the Optimism Network Optimism is Ethereum’s layer 2 scaling solution

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Top Meme Tokens Slow To Recover From Recent Crash, Here’s Why

Memetokens, the biggest highlight of the 2021 Crypto pump, have failed to gain momentum this year. The Global Crypto market saw a slight recovery amid highly volatile conditions. The total crypto valuation rose by 3.44% over the last day. Metaverse and gaming category tokens have also managed to register an adequate growth. Meme tokens show

Memetokens, the biggest highlight of the 2021 Crypto pump, have failed to gain momentum this year. The Global Crypto market saw a slight recovery amid highly volatile conditions. The total crypto valuation rose by 3.44% over the last day. Metaverse and gaming category tokens have also managed to register an adequate growth. Meme tokens show

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Sandbox (SAND) Jumps 16% Ahead Of Listing On This Top Exchange

Sandbox (SAND), the native token to the namesake metaverse, jumped over 16% after Coinbase said it intends to list the token. The move is expected to benefit SAND, given that Coinbase is the largest exchange in the United States. The exchange made the announcement in a tweet. Coinbase adds SAND in its roadmap The SAND

Sandbox (SAND), the native token to the namesake metaverse, jumped over 16% after Coinbase said it intends to list the token. The move is expected to benefit SAND, given that Coinbase is the largest exchange in the United States. The exchange made the announcement in a tweet. Coinbase adds SAND in its roadmap The SAND

Terra plans to discard UST
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Terra plans to discard UST
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Is Do Kwon’s Terra Recovery Plan Part Of A “Kill Switch” Protocol?

A key part of Terra’s recovery plan is the removal of Do Kwon’s Terraform Labs and making the blockchain completely community-owned. But this aspect of the plan may have been premediated. An old interview of Kwon, which resurfaced recently, shows the Terra founder talking about a “kill switch” for Terraform Labs (TFL). The Terra recovery

A key part of Terra’s recovery plan is the removal of Do Kwon’s Terraform Labs and making the blockchain completely community-owned. But this aspect of the plan may have been premediated. An old interview of Kwon, which resurfaced recently, shows the Terra founder talking about a “kill switch” for Terraform Labs (TFL). The Terra recovery

KuCoin valued at $10 bln
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KuCoin valued at $10 bln
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This Top-50 Crypto Jumped 28% This Week Despite A Market Crash

KuCoin Token (KCS), the native token to the fifth-largest crypto exchange, blazed past the 50 biggest cryptos this week. KCS is up 28% in the past seven days at $15.64. It has also jumped over 8% in the past 24 hours. The token began its rally just after KuCoin revealed a stellar first-quarter report earlier

KuCoin Token (KCS), the native token to the fifth-largest crypto exchange, blazed past the 50 biggest cryptos this week. KCS is up 28% in the past seven days at $15.64. It has also jumped over 8% in the past 24 hours. The token began its rally just after KuCoin revealed a stellar first-quarter report earlier

Ethereum Merge Most Likely In August, Says Vitalik Buterin
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Ethereum Merge Most Likely In August, Says Vitalik Buterin
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Just-In: Ethereum Merge Most Likely In August, Says Vitalik Buterin

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin said on Friday the Ethereum Merge, ie a transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) protocol, will most likely happen by August this year. Speaking at the ETH Shanghai Web 3.0 Developer Summit, Buterin said that in case of potential risks, a delay to September or October is possible. Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Merge

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin said on Friday the Ethereum Merge, ie a transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) protocol, will most likely happen by August this year. Speaking at the ETH Shanghai Web 3.0 Developer Summit, Buterin said that in case of potential risks, a delay to September or October is possible. Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Merge

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Terra-Luna-1
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Terra Ecosystem Announces Some Key Amendments to Its Revival Plan

After the recent collapse, the Terra ecosystems has been working on a revival plan. A majority of the Terra community members have voted in favor of a hardfork. In the latest development, Terra has published an amendment to proposal 1623 and has made three major revisions following the community feedback. 1. Increasing the Genesis Liquidity

After the recent collapse, the Terra ecosystems has been working on a revival plan. A majority of the Terra community members have voted in favor of a hardfork. In the latest development, Terra has published an amendment to proposal 1623 and has made three major revisions following the community feedback. 1. Increasing the Genesis Liquidity

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Breaking: Stablecoin Tether ($USDT) Reveals Reserves Fully Backed In New Report

Stablecoin firm Tether Holdings Limited has come out to allay fears of a possible USD/USDT decline after the stablecoin lost its peg to the US dollar last week amid $UST crash. Tether (USDT), the world’s largest stablecoin, lost it’s peg to the US dollar, earlier this month sending a wave of fear among investors and

Stablecoin firm Tether Holdings Limited has come out to allay fears of a possible USD/USDT decline after the stablecoin lost its peg to the US dollar last week amid $UST crash. Tether (USDT), the world’s largest stablecoin, lost it’s peg to the US dollar, earlier this month sending a wave of fear among investors and

Terra plans to discard UST
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Terra plans to discard UST
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LUNA Crash: Blockchain Firm Losses $3.5 Billion As Terra (LUNA) Crumbles

Hashed, a Seoul and Silicon Valley based crypto assets fund and community builder has lost over $3 billion in the wake of Terra (LUNA) collapse. The venture capital is a well known financier of Terra and their relationship goes as far back as 2019. Terra’s recent decline has cost the VC huge chunks of money.

Hashed, a Seoul and Silicon Valley based crypto assets fund and community builder has lost over $3 billion in the wake of Terra (LUNA) collapse. The venture capital is a well known financier of Terra and their relationship goes as far back as 2019. Terra’s recent decline has cost the VC huge chunks of money.

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Ripple XRP
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Breaking: Ripple (XRP) Throws In $100 Million To Cut Down Carbon Emission

In a press release, Ripple, the Blockchain company of cryptocurrency, Ripple has unveiled to the public its contribution to carbon emission reduction with an investment worth of $100 million. Why The Investment? According to the company’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, the investment was Ripple’s role in the global plea to address climate change. He believes Blockchain

In a press release, Ripple, the Blockchain company of cryptocurrency, Ripple has unveiled to the public its contribution to carbon emission reduction with an investment worth of $100 million. Why The Investment? According to the company’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, the investment was Ripple’s role in the global plea to address climate change. He believes Blockchain

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Could Slide More Lower, Here's Why
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Bitcoin (BTC) Price Could Slide More Lower, Here's Why
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Bitcoin Price Could Hit As Low As $7,000 Before Next All Time High: Economist

Following the volatility of cryptocurrencies, economist, Harry Dent, has made his prediction of Bitcoin and the crypto market while speaking with Kitco News.Dent, founder of HS Dent Publishing, just like many other economists and crypto analysts, has given his take on the world’s leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. He made two bold predictions in quoting the coin’s

Following the volatility of cryptocurrencies, economist, Harry Dent, has made his prediction of Bitcoin and the crypto market while speaking with Kitco News.Dent, founder of HS Dent Publishing, just like many other economists and crypto analysts, has given his take on the world’s leading cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. He made two bold predictions in quoting the coin’s

Terra's crash causes a ripple effect
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Terra's crash causes a ripple effect
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Terra Crash Causes Ripple Effect Among Crypto Startups, Here’s How

Crypto startup StableGains, which offered customers access to DeFi yields, may be in trouble after putting a bulk of its funds into Terra. The firm offered depositors a 15% yield by locking their funds into Terra’s Anchor Protocol. This was done by converting customer funds into UST. But after UST crashed, the firm is now

Crypto startup StableGains, which offered customers access to DeFi yields, may be in trouble after putting a bulk of its funds into Terra. The firm offered depositors a 15% yield by locking their funds into Terra’s Anchor Protocol. This was done by converting customer funds into UST. But after UST crashed, the firm is now

LUNA, UST see huge price swings in 24 hours
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LUNA, UST see huge price swings in 24 hours
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LUNA, UST Volatility Spikes As Voting On Terra Fork Begins

After losing most of their value in the past two weeks, Terra’s native tokens- UST and LUNA- are experiencing large price swings. The volatility comes just after Terra opened community voting on its recovery proposal- which proposes to hard fork the blockchain into a new version. The new version will discard the UST stablecoin, and

After losing most of their value in the past two weeks, Terra’s native tokens- UST and LUNA- are experiencing large price swings. The volatility comes just after Terra opened community voting on its recovery proposal- which proposes to hard fork the blockchain into a new version. The new version will discard the UST stablecoin, and

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Big Investors in Terra LUNA Finally Break Silence, Here’s What They Have to Say

The collapse of the Terra ecosystem has sent shockwaves across the crypto market. Some of the biggest investors in Terra such as Delphi Digital and Galaxy Digital’s Mike Novogratz have finally broken their silence on the matter. Earlier in February 2022, Delphi Digital participated in the last fundraiser by the Luna Foundation Guard (LFG). The

The collapse of the Terra ecosystem has sent shockwaves across the crypto market. Some of the biggest investors in Terra such as Delphi Digital and Galaxy Digital’s Mike Novogratz have finally broken their silence on the matter. Earlier in February 2022, Delphi Digital participated in the last fundraiser by the Luna Foundation Guard (LFG). The

Terra's hard fork plans were criticized on Twitter
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Terra's hard fork plans were criticized on Twitter
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Breaking: Over 78% Of Terra Holders Favor Hard Fork, Early Voting Shows

Terra has opened voting on its highly contentious proposal to hard-fork the blockchain, founder Do Kwon said on Wednesday. Early voting indicates that over 78% of the community is in favor of forking the blockchain and creating a Terra Version 2.0. About 21.7% of holders have voted against the proposal and invoked their veto powers.

Terra has opened voting on its highly contentious proposal to hard-fork the blockchain, founder Do Kwon said on Wednesday. Early voting indicates that over 78% of the community is in favor of forking the blockchain and creating a Terra Version 2.0. About 21.7% of holders have voted against the proposal and invoked their veto powers.