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Major announcements on Cardano set to take place by the end of the year
With a week left before the official November product update, Charles Hoskinson, the CEO of IOHK, took to YouTube to share a brief glimpse of what’s been accomplished at Cardano this month.
US Fed: Privacy concerns in “Big Tech” are good for state-backed digital currencies
Economists at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York suggest that privacy concerns at “Big Tech” firms like Facebook—which are developing their own digital currencies—could help position Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) as a better alternative.
Cardano introduces Smash, a new open-source stake pool metadata aggregation server
IOHK, the company behind Cardano, has introduced Smash—a new metadata framework that will act as a better and more accurate source of stake pool information.
Bitcoin surpassing $19k led Ethereum, XRP, and altcoins to plunge—what’s next?
The price of Bitcoin surpassed $19,000 on November 24, reaching $19,299 on Binance.
Bitcoin’s “logical” market cap limit (for now) is gold’s $9 trillion valuation: trader
Bitcoin has undergone a strong rally since the lows of September and October.
XRP is now up 200% since the start of November, at highest price since mid-2018
XRP has ripped higher over the past few days as the coin finally begins to catch up with Bitcoin and the decentralized finance (DeFi) market.
Exploring the idea of interoperability between Cardano and Litecoin
During the latest Litening Series webinar, the heads of the Litecoin Foundation explored the idea of introducing interoperability between Cardano and Litecoin.
U.S. feds forget to seize $400k in Bitcoin forks
Crypto research firm Coinfirm has found that US authorities have left “substantial funds” left on various cryptocurrency wallets seized from criminals over the years, as a result of multiple “forks” that issued newer cryptocurrencies that traded on public markets.
The Ethereum 2.0 launch won’t happen on Dec. 1st unless $130m is deposited
All eyes will be on Ethereum over the next 24 hours.
Zero crypto-assets in the top 100 are down today as Bitcoin bull run continues
After fears that Bitcoin would tank on the weekend (and it did), the crypto bull run seems to be back in full force as of Monday morning.
On-chain metrics show where Litecoin might be heading next
Litecoin, the sixth most valuable cryptocurrency in the global market, increased by 30% in the past week.
“Bitcoin shortage”: PayPal bought 70% of all mined BTC last month
Crypto hedge fund Pantera Capital revealed global payments processor PayPal purchased over 70% of all Bitcoin mined in the past month, as per an investor letter published last week.
Bitcoin has undergone an extremely strong rally over the past few weeks that has brought the coin as high as $18,900.
How YFI competitor Pickle Finance was exploited for $20m in Ethereum stablecoins
Call it a hack or call it an exploit, yesterday an unknown attacker managed to drain $20 million from an Ethereum-based yield aggregator called Pickle Finance into their own address.
This new Ethereum DeFi token that suffered a bug rallied 375% today anyway
The coins of the latest generation of decentralized finance (DeFi) products built on Ethereum continue to pump amid a return to a bull market.
2017-era altcoins IOTA, XRP and more surge 25% amid crypto bull run
Uncharacteristically, decentralized finance (DeFi) coins such as Yearn.finance’s YFI and AAVE have been on the sidelines over the past 24 hours as Ethereum surges higher along with a swath of other altcoins.
Golem, one of Ethereum’s first ICOs, just announced its migration to ERC20
Golem announced its token migration earlier this week.
Bitcoin is up big-time in the past six weeks: per CryptoSlate market data, the leading cryptocurrency has appreciated by 70 percent.
All eyes may be on Bitcoin right now but in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space, investors have been caught off guard by a rally in a coin called Saffron Finance (SFI), also known as Spice.
BlackRock exec says Bitcoin is here to stay as BTC blasts past $18.8k
BlackRock’s CIO of fixed income Rick Rieder says Bitcoin is here to stay.
Ethereum 2.0 Guide: Everything you need to know about ETH2 – launch phases, rewards, deposits, VMs, and testnets debunked
While the second iteration of Ethereum is becoming more tangible each day, some of the technical aspects of Eth 2 remain largely unknown.
Softbank CEO sold Bitcoin at a $130m loss after getting “too distracted”
Masayoshi Son’s not having the greatest of years in recent times.
U.S. regulators crackdown on 15 Bitcoin and forex scammers in “sweeping action”
Texan regulators filed charges against 15 illicit investment platforms advertising false crypto, forex, and binary options investments, as per a Texas State Securities Board (TSSB) release shared with CryptoSlate.