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Bitcoin “enters stratosphere” as massive OTC deals spark institutional demand
Bitcoin achieved its highest price since January 2018 across major exchanges, seeing a massive rally as over-the-counter (OTC) deals grow.
No one is safe: Ethereum DeFi protocol by PayPal co-founder exploited for $7.5m
No one is safe from the ever-growing wave of decentralized finance (DeFi) exploits, not even prominent technologists and investors.
Yearn.finance to buyback YFI from open market as YIP-54 passes
The token that rallied 64,000% in 2020 might see more price spikes ahead after a recent proposal was passed this weekend.
How DeFi could unlock institutional liquidity
In the world of traditional finance, traders rely on credit, making plays across multiple exchanges from one pool of collateral managed by prime brokers.
Retail Is Coming: Game of Thrones star asks Twitter if she should long Bitcoin
It appears that we’re in the part of the Bitcoin bull run where celebrities want in on our favorite orange coin.
Cardano’s Goguen update brings native tokens implementation and better dev tools
Cardano’s Goguen team has spent the first two weeks of November working on bringing native token and token locking functionalities to the Ledger hardware wallet.
Bitcoin is up 60 percent in the past month alone.
“YouTube’s King” PewDiePie briefly mentioned Ethereum in a recent video
While he’s not an outspoken advocate for cryptocurrency, Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg, known online as “PewDiePie,” has been increasingly been getting involved in the space, often through sponsorships.
Intercom co-founder jumps onto the “Bitcoin wagon,” encourages others
Eoghan McCabe, the co-founder of the software conglomerate Intercom, said he jumped onto the Bitcoin wagon.
Why a Citibank analyst is calling a $318k target for Bitcoin
The banks are borderline following the playbook created by Bitcoin and cryptocurrency believers in the past few years: Deny all ties to the asset class at first, try to disallow clients from banking crypto profits to their accounts then, and wholeheartedly embracing the sector later.
According to Arcane Research, the “7-day average daily real bitcoin volume” hit a yearly high.
How $150m in Ethereum & DAI was used to steal $7m from a Yearn.finance competitor
It may seem like a broken record at this point but yet another decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol was recently exploited.
Wall Street veteran Michael Novogratz held over 30,000 Bitcoin and 500,000 Ethereum at one point
Ever wondered how much cryptocurrency Wall Street veteran Mike Novogratz owns (or at least owned)? In a recent podcast, he recently answered this question and also revealed his thoughts about the Bitcoin and broader crypto market.
In May, Bitcoin underwent its long-awaited block reward halving.
This firm wants to help the US feds in selling $1 billion of seized Bitcoin
On-chain analysis and security company Chainalysis announced the launch of its “asset realization program” to help government agencies and insolvency practitioners handle, store, realize, and monitor seized assets, as per a release earlier this week.
Ethereum DeFi’s most enigmatic investor, “DegenSpartan” says this will be DeFi’s watershed moment
If you’ve followed DeFi on Twitter, you’ve likely heard of the name “DegenSpartan.” The pseudonymous investor, believed to be based in Asia, has become one of the most popular voices within the Ethereum and DeFi community, having entered this crypto industry extremely early on.
$3b DeFi protocol Uniswap (UNI) just had its first governance call: here’s how it went
Yesterday, holders of the UNI coin and other members of the DeFi ecosystem were invited to join an unofficial-though-important Uniswap governance call.
Bullish for ETH: The balance of Ethereum on exchanges just hit a multi-year low
Despite Ethereum being the backbone for the rapidly growing decentralized finance ecosystem, the cryptocurrency has been severely underperforming Bitcoin throughout the past few weeks.
Why crypto communities are baffled by PayPal’s Bitcoin and Ethereum descriptions
PayPal, the payments conglomerate, integrated crypto purchases in October 2020, earning praise from the cryptocurrency community.
Bitcoin is stable above $16k with little mainstream hype, and it’s very bullish
The price of Bitcoin is showing stability above $16,000 after a continuous rally since November 10.
Another day, another hack: $2m in DAI drained from Ethereum DeFi app Akropolis
With billions of dollars on the line, it is no surprise that the decentralized finance (DeFi) space has been rife with hacks and exploits on innocent contracts.
Stellar-based Akoin can now be used to pay for groceries and gas in Kenyan city
In its first step towards the futuristic Akon City, Akoin, the cryptocurrency business that is chaired by global artist Akon, can now be used to pay for goods and services in a west Kenyan city.
Cryptonites and CryptoSlate announce partnership to bring you a weekly dose of crypto video entertainment
CryptoSlate is excited to announce it will bring you exclusive coverage of crypto edutainment channel Cryptonites each week, thanks to a partnership with the impressive London-based video production team.