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January 23, 2021

【速報】Filecoin スペースレース開始、ChainTalk Miningは3位と6位

By Yanying Deng

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Filecoinマイニング大手IPFS MAINにFilecoinに関する10問

最近IPFS,そしてFilecoinは相変わらずグローバルで注目され、特に中国では非常に話題になっています。今日はChaintalkインタビューではIPFS Mainの代表Yandong Liをゲストとして誘いまして、皆さんにIPFSそしてFilecoinに関する最新情報をシェアします。

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OKCoin Integrates Lightning Network, Reduces BTC Fees to “Pennies”

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Experts Take On Cryptocurrencies That Could Upstage Bitcoin

It may seem way too early to predict which cryptocurrency will upstage Bitcoin. However, change is constant, and upstaging Bitcoin could also be the beginning of the mass adoption of cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies. Here are industry experts’ thoughts on the issue. Edmund McCormack, Founder, and CEO of DChained predicts OCEAN Protocol (OCEAN) as […]
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Canadian VR Company Sells $4.2M of Bitcoin Following the Double-Spending FUD

Canadian company focused on virtual and augmented reality has dumped its entire BTC position following the double-spending FUD.
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Binance Coin, Ethereum Classic, VeChain Price Analysis: 22 January

Binance Coin could be poised for a bounce to $41.5, but at the time of writing, it was facing south and the $40.4-region could pose some resistance to the price as well. Ethereum Classic clung to a level of support at $7 while VeChain was likely to rise to $0.031 and retest the boundary of […]
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At Least One Key Huobi Executive Is In Custody in China: Sources

The Chinese police appear to have intensified their crackdown on crypto exchanges’ OTC trading services in the last year.
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Bitcoin Tests a Critical Resistance Following Overnight Rebound; What’s Next?

Bitcoin has seen some massive momentum throughout the morning that has allowed it to erase a good portion of the losses that came about due to yesterday’s plunge This selloff marked capitulation amongst investors, with many clearly fearing that the multi-month uptrend that led BTC to highs of $42,000 was over and that a deep […]
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Bitcoin’s network mining difficulty (7d moving average) hits new all-time high

Since the start of December 2020, Bitcoin has been on a tremendous bull run. When compared to its valuation on the 1st of December, Bitcoin has grown by close to 90 percent. The growth percentage was a lot higher yesterday, however, especially since corrections have been rampant over the past 24 hours. Despite Bitcoin’s price […]
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An Affiliate of Bytedance Disclosed A Patent Related to "Digital Currency Wallet and Payment Method"

it discloses a method for creating a digital currency wallet, a method and a device for payment of a digital currency wallet.
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Bitcoin News Roundup for Jan. 22, 2021

With bitcoin back above $30K and analysts calling for a deeper correction, CoinDesk’s Market’s Daily is back with the latest news roundup.
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MicroStrategy buys BTC as fear re-enters crypto market and ETH longs for price discovery

Another BTC buy from MicroStrategy has bolstered the now-fearful cryptocurrency market as ETH longs for price discovery.
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Crypto Economy Shaves $100 Billion, Digital Asset Markets Recover Some Losses

Digital currency markets have dropped in value during the last two days as more than $100 billion was shaved off the entire crypto market valuation. Bitcoin slid to the lowest point of the year at $28,800 per unit on Thursday afternoon, and a number of other crypto-assets saw significant losses as well. Currently, as digital […]
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Bitcoin to Add $1 Billion in Revenue to PayPal Says Analyst

PayPal’s stock price is up 30% since November, from $175 to currently trading at $252 thanks to bitcoin. It has more to go according to Mark Palmer of BTIG research...
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Yellen Clarifies Her Stance On Crypto, Says Digital Assets Have “Potential”

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OKCoin becomes latest exchange to integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network

OKCoin is the latest exchange to announce it is integrating Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. The post OKCoin becomes latest exchange to integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network appeared first on The Block.
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Lost And Found: Man Recovers Bitcoin From Hard Drive Burned In A Fire

Bitcoin is once again in the news, the subject of internet chatter, and watercoolor talk. It is for the first time also the darling of Wall Street, beating out every other financial asset under the sun. The media blitz, rising price, and widespread FOMO has those who have lost Bitcoin in the past feeling the sting even harder recently, prompting them to give it another go in attempting to recover their BTC. Horror stories have […]
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‘Rat poison cubed’ Bitcoin’s ‘bubble will pop,’ says Peter Schiff

Peter Schiff, the investor known for his negative commentary on Bitcoin, is in the news again. Taking a leaf out of the Oracle of Omaha’s playbook, the popular Bitcoin skeptic referred to the market’s leading cryptocurrency as “Rat poison cubed,” during a recent interview with Fox News’ Liz Claman. “Eventually the bubble is going to […]
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Singapore Exchange, Temasek Launch Digital Asset Business for Capital Markets

The new venture will focus on capital markets, and the firms are looking to partner with fixed income issuance platforms for their post-trade infrastructure.
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MicroStrategy Buys Bitcoin Dip, Now Holds 70,784 BTC

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Bitcoin Community Rallies to Defend Satoshi Nakamoto’s Whitepaper

Some of the most prominent voices in the Bitcoin community have rallied behind the Bitcoin whitepaper seemingly in response to legal threats from nChain Chief Scientist Craig Wright against the website that hosted Satoshi Nakamoto’s original whitepaper. Bitcoin.org, the website registered by Satoshi Nakamoto, published an announcement revealed that the website, along with Bitcoincore.org, received […]
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Tether is Fully Backed by US Dollars, Says Deltec Deputy CEO

Tether (USDT) stablecoins are fully backed by US dollars and “that is not a secret,” said the deputy CEO of Bahamas-based bank Deltec.
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U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen acknowledges potential benefits of crypto

Janet Yellen, who was recently nominated by US President Joe Biden for the post of Treasury Secretary, said that it is “important to consider the benefits of cryptocurrencies,” according to her written testimony published today. The post U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen acknowledges potential benefits of crypto appeared first on CryptoSlate.
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Ethereum’s Road to $2K: 3 Reasons to Be Bullish

Ether recently broke above $1,400 for the first time in two years. Here are three events that could push the price even higher.
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Bitcoin Spikes Above USD 32K as MicroStrategy Boosts Morale With a New Deal

The world's number one crypto moved up and above USD 32,000 again as US-based business intelligence company MicroStrategy revealed its USD 10m bitcoin (BTC) deal.On Friday afternoon, 14:37 UTC, bitcoin climbed from the USD 29,400 level to which it had dropped earlier in the day, and is trading at USD 32,565, after it appreciated almost 3% in the last day. It dropped 12%
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Bitcoin (BTC) Could Repeat its 2017 Performance in 2021 – Weiss

Quick take: The team at Weiss have forecasted that Bitcoin’s performance in 2021 might mimic that of 2017 Bitcoins 21 million supply and surging demand, could send it to much higher levels With each parabolic cycle, the crypto-verse brings new people who never leave creating a cycle for the next parabolic run The team at Weiss Ratings has forecasted that Bitcoin could repeat its 2017 performance this year. This is according to a recently published report that points out that […]
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Retail is here: The virtuous cycle of social engagement with crypto

The recent Bitcoin rally is driving crowds of new retail investors to crypto markets, and the Main Street itself deserves the credit.
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Retail is here: The virtuous cycle of social engagement with crypto

The recent Bitcoin rally is driving crowds of new retail investors to crypto markets, and the Main Street itself deserves the credit.

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Russia’s Sber Bank Files to Launch Its Own Stablecoin

Russia's largest retail bank has applied to become a licensed digital assets issuer.
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Ethereum price prediction: ETH to retest $1,400 resistance

TL;DR Breakdown Ethereum price expected to retest $1,400 resistance level The closest support level lies at $1,200 ETH faces resistance in crossing above the $1,300 mark Ethereum price failed to climb above the $1,400 mark, and the price declined below the $1,200 level. ETH found support at the $1,050 mark and has recovered to the […]
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PayPal’s Crypto Service Will Drive Up its Stock Price, Says Analyst

BTIG analyst Mark Palmer has upgraded PayPal stock from Neutral to Buy because of its foray into cryptocurrency.
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Buying the Bitcoin Dip: MicroStrategy Scoops $10M Worth of BTC Following $7K Daily Crash

Michael Saylor's MicroStrategy continues to scoop up BTC whenever they seem to get the chance. The company has just bought another $10 million following the most recent price crash.
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BIS Plans Platform for Testing Central Bank Digital Currencies in Cross-Border Payments

The new platform was announced as part of the BIS Innovation Hub's priorities and programs for 2021.
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UK police appoint Komainu to custody seized cryptos

TL;DR Breakdown: Komainu has been appointed to provide custody service for cryptos seized by UK police. The development will help the police to properly handle cases involving crypto. The UK law enforcement authority has entered a new agreement with an institutional-grade crypto-assets custodian, Komainu, to store digital currencies confiscated during the course of investigations. As […]
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MicroStrategy buys the Bitcoin dip worth $10 million

As of 22 January 2021, publicly-traded company, MicroStrategy increased its Bitcoin holding by making an additional purchase of the asset. According to its latest announcement, MicroStrategy acquired $10 million worth of Bitcoin, paying roughly $31,808 per coin on average. The firm managed to gain from its earlier holdings during bull market conditions. At the very […]
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MicroStrategy Buys the Dip, Adds $10M to Bitcoin Treasury

CEO Michael Saylor bought the coins for an average price of $31,808.
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Here’s how whales buying the Bitcoin dip will impact the market

Bitcoin’s price fell to $30,800 on Thursday, with echoes of Black Thursday sounding in a lot of people’s minds. This was the biggest price drop in 3 weeks and this may have been due to fears of double spending in Bitcoin, something that shook the faith of users. Though BitMEX confirmed that there was no […]
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Bitcoin price bounces above $32K as MicroStrategy 'buys the dip' with $10M

A further commitment to its treasury sees MicroStrategy join Grayscale as this week's big buyer while others keep selling.

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Bitcoin price bounces above $32K as MicroStrategy 'buys the dip' with $10M

A further commitment to its treasury sees MicroStrategy join Grayscale as this week's big buyer while others keep selling.
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MicroStratergy Buys The Bitcoin Dip Again With $10 Million BTC Purchase

MicroStrategy, the software giant with over $1.3 billion bitcoin purchase in the past 6 months has bought the bitcoin dip again with a $10 million purchase at $31,808 apiece, taking their total bitcoin holding to 70784 worth $2.27 billion. MicroStrategy has purchased approximately 314 bitcoins for $10.0 million in cash in accordance with its Treasury The post MicroStratergy Buys The Bitcoin Dip Again With $10 Million BTC Purchase appeared first on Coingape.
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First Mover: Bitcoin Newbies Get Volatility Lesson as Old Pros Lament FUD

A mixture of bearish price-chart patterns and ill-understood news items combined to cause bitcoin's biggest price plunge since March, in a demonstration to market newcomers of the cryptocurrency's notorious volatility.
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Tether’s Bank Deltec Says Stablecoin Is Fully Backed by Reserves

"Every tether is backed by a reserve and their reserve is more than what is in circulation," said Gregory Pepin, Deltec Bank's deputy CEO.
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MicroStrategy Buys $10 Million Bitcoin

MicroStrategy bought the dip, with the publicly traded US company just announcing today: “On January 22, 2021, MicroStrategy Incorporated (the “Company”) announced that it had purchased approximately 314 bitcoins for...
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MicroStrategy Buys Another $10 Million in Bitcoin

The business intelligence firm has bought even more Bitcoin—as though $2.3 billion wasn't enough.
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Ethereans Write Rebuttals, While Still Closed Grayscale Ethereum Trust Shrinks

Ethereans have been hard at work providing rebuttals to recent Ethereum (ETH) critique, while ETH is slowly flowing out of major US-based digital asset manager Grayscale Investments' trust that is still closed. Many in the ETH camp have joined hands to provide counterarguments to an analysis of Ethereum by popular generalist investor and bitcoin (BTC) investing app Swan
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Crypto and blockchain: What the Brazilian market can expect for 2021

Cointelegraph Brasil invited some of the country’s top crypto and blockchain experts to chart the next steps for the market.

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Crypto and blockchain: What the Brazilian market can expect for 2021

Cointelegraph Brasil invited some of the country’s top crypto and blockchain experts to chart the next steps for the market.
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Joe Biden Freezes FinCEN’s Crypto Wallet Rulemaking — US Crypto Regulations Under Review

New U.S. President Joe Biden has frozen all agency rulemaking, including the proposal by the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) relating to cryptocurrency wallets. Biden will appoint someone to “review any new or pending rules,” the White House has announced. FinCEN’s Crypto Wallet Proposal Frozen, Pending Regulatory Review Joe Biden, the 46th president of the […]
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MicroStrategy buys additional bitcoin worth $10 million

MicroStrategy announced Friday that it had purchased an additional 314 bitcoin for $10 million in cash.The post MicroStrategy buys additional bitcoin worth $10 million appeared first on The Block.
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OKCoin to Integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network in Q1

The feature, added to alleviate fee pressure during Bitcoin’s bull market, could be live within a month's time.
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Tron, Ontology, Uniswap Price Analysis: 22 January

Tron rose towards its previous level of support to test it as resistance and confirm its flip to resistance as bearish pressure mounted on the charts. Ontology also showed that it was on the verge of losing an important level of support to the bears. Finally, Uniswap bounced off a level of support. Tron [TRX] […]
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OKCoin To Integrate Lightning Network

OKCoin has announced that it will integrate Bitcoin’s Lightning Network, reducing transaction fees and deposit/withdrawal times.The post OKCoin To Integrate Lightning Network appeared first on Bitcoin Magazine.
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Canadian firm Hut 8 finalizes $11.8 million loan for new Bitcoin mining machines

Bitcoin mining company Hut 8 has finalized a loan to purchase 5,400 units of MicroBT’s mining equipment, which will increase the firm’s capacity to mine Bitcoin by 475 petahashes per second (PH/s), over the next six months. The firm completed the equipment financing loan worth $11.8 million from Foundry Digital, which is a subsidiary of […]
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SUKU Wants to Help Farmers and Ranchers Access Microloans Via DeFi

SUKU DeFi plans to bring microlending to small suppliers who might not have access to WiFi.
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Ripple price prepares for a 47% explosion following rebound from $0.25

Ripple reclaims two key support levels at $0.25 and $0.27. XRP/USD is awaiting a massive liftoff on breaking above symmetrical triangle resistance. Ripple fell victim to the selling pressure in the cryptocurrency market on Thursday. Like Bitcoin and Ethereum, XRP lost a significant amount of the gains accrued over the last couple of weeks. Moreover, The post Ripple price prepares for a 47% explosion following rebound from $0.25 appeared first on Coingape.
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Bitcoin miners facing chip shortage amid skyrocketing demand

Bitcoin miners are scrambling to acquire more mining rigs as the global semiconductor shortage worsens.

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Alleged ‘ghost’ Bitcoin mining firm traded on Nasdaq faces class-action lawsuit

Investors are suing a Bitcoin mining company for allegedly fabricating the existence of BTC mining farms in China and reportedly misleading the public.

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3 reasons Bitcoin tumbled below $30,000 in a surprise overnight correction

Bitcoin's fall from from $37,000 to below $30,000 within 48 hours saw the biggest daily red candle ever.

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VanEck files with SEC for ETF that tracks crypto companies' performance

VanEck has filed with the SEC to launch the Digital Assets ETF related to the performance of top cryptocurrency companies.

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DSD bear sells 5.5M tokens to 'whale coalition' with $83M in coupons set to expire

Dynamic Set Dollar (DSD) coupon holders with $83 million have bought out the largest bear on the project.

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Russian opposition leader Navalny immortalized in NFT artwork

The animation is inspired by the politician's recent arrest and “Putin's Palace” documentary on alleged corruption.

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Bitcoin's biggest mining pool may be behind the BTC price drop, but buyers stepped in

This week's volatility may come down to a tug-of-war between F2Pool selling and Grayscale buying.

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The ‘central bank of central banks’ is building a CBDC settlement platform

The Bank of International Settlements has outlined plans to embark on a variety of CBDC trials worldwide this year.

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Crypto Fear and Greed index drops to October 2020 levels

The Crypto Fear and Greed index shows that the cryptocurrency market sentiment has just shifted from “Extreme Greed” to “Fear.”

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Brazil’s top exchange announces international expansion after raising $38M

Leading Brazilian exchange Mercado Bitcoin has announced a regional expansion, naming Chile, Mexico, and Argentina as likely destinations.

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Clever Aave to Matic bridge keeps track of yields

A new type of cross-chain bridge has been invented which integrates the interest-yielding properties of DeFi with second layer solutions for Ethereum.

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Is Grayscale about to unveil a LINK trust?

Mystery filings using Grayscale’s name suggest the multibillion-dollar firm may be looking to expand the number of trusts.

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Upbit launches in Thailand just days after regulators suspended Bitkub

As Thailand’s leading crypto exchange remains suspended, billionaire backed rival Upbit enters the scene.

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Crypto market cap falls by $113B as Bitcoin price tumbles to $28,750

After a day of intensifying sell pressure, Bitcoin price dropped below $29,000 for the first time since January 5.

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Komainu to store crypto confiscated by UK law enforcement

The Assistant Commissioner of the City of London Police said the partnership with Komainu would help in “denying criminality the proceeds of crime."

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Crypto ETP capitalization up 90% this month as institutional volume triples

Institutional investors have rallied around crypto this past month, with the AUM of crypto ETPs surging more than 90% as volumes tripled.

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Treasury Secretary nominee says crypto has potential to improve the financial system

Janet Yellen added that she planned to encourage the use of digital assets for “legitimate activities.”

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Pro traders buy the dip as bears push Bitcoin price to the edge of $30K

After correcting 15%, Bitcoin price dropped to $30,000 but derivatives indicators suggest pro traders are buying the dip.

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Genesis Mining head forecasts importance of layer-two Bitcoin solutions

He feels Bitcoin might need such solutions, even with the coin in a store of value role.

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Japanese police are investigating 30 people allegedly involved in the 2018 Coincheck hack

Investigators reportedly identified the individuals by tracing the crypto exchange accounts used to launder the funds.

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Ignoring Bitcoin, Hedera Hashgraph, Reef and Perpetual Protocol rally higher

Strong fundamentals are attracting traders to Hedera Hashgraph, Reef and Perpetual Protocol even as Bitcoin price hangs near a crucial support level.

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Tarbert makes way for Biden's CFTC chair, but will remain a commissioner

Tarbert's brief term was nonetheless notable for clarity on cryptocurrency in U.S. regulation.

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While China's CBDC sets the pace, the yuan stumbles in usage abroad

The past two years were much harder on the dollar, however.

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Another day, another airdrop: Power DeFi users can now claim Stake DAO tokens

Multiple problems with Stake DAO's token airdrop have left some users on the outside looking in

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BlockFi exec explains institutional outlook on altcoins

He says that institutional players look for certain volume and market cap levels when considering altcoins.

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3 ways the next altcoin bull cycle will vastly differ from 2017’s

Bitcoin is still the main focus of most investors but Layer 2 solutions, governance, and DeFi are shaping up to be the driving forces of the next altseason.

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Bitcoin whitepaper fight could end up in court as both parties escalate drama

The dispute over the legal ownership of the Bitcoin whitepaper could make it all the way to the courts as one website owner refuses to back down from Craig Wright's legal threats.

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