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Bitcoin: piso de $40.000 no es seguro ante inactividad de institucionales

Si bien el mercado de opciones de bitcoin ha dejado de ser bajista recientemente, algunos analistas siguen sin estar convencidos de la solidez de su tendencia alcista a causa de la débil demanda institucional y la susceptibilidad de la criptomoneda a factores macroeconómicos. Laurent Kssis, experto en fondos cotizados en bolsa (ETF, por sus siglas […]

Ethereum Gas Site Fees.wtf’s $WTF Token Down 80%, Following $SOS and $GAS

Ethereum transaction costs, colloquially referred to as “gas fees,” have long been a pain point in the Ethereum community, with many bemoaning that high transaction costs have made Ethereum Layer 1 unusable for the average retail user. A single transaction (such as purchasing an NFT or swapping tokens on decentralized exchange Uniswap) could range from […]

What You Own When You Own an NFT

I do not know who needs to hear this, but owning an NFT is not the same as owning a project’s copyright or intellectual property. This is the first point I’d like to make. An NFT, or non-fungible token, is a type of digital asset that lives on a blockchain. It has a monetary value […]

Crypto.com Suspends Withdrawals Following 'Unauthorized Activity'

Cryptocurrency exchange Crypto.com suspended withdrawals on its platform on Monday following reports from users of “unauthorized activity.” The Hong Kong-based firm announced via Twitter early on Monday that it would be pausing withdrawals shortly while it investigated reports of suspicious activity on users’ accounts. All funds were safe, it said. Several hours later, the exchange […]

Indian Prime Minister Calls for Global Cooperation on Cryptocurrency

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for global cooperation to tackle the challenges posed by cryptocurrencies. Speaking virtually at the 2022 World Economic Forum’s annual Davos conference, Modi said “Cryptocurrency is an example of the kind of challenges we are facing as a global family with a changing global order. To fight this, every nation, […]

Bitmain Adds Liquid Cooling Technology to Its Latest Bitcoin Mining Rigs

Antminer S19 Pro+ Hyd. will deliver 198 terahashes per second (TH/s) of computing power, a 41% increase from Bitmain’s previous model S19 XP. Jan 17, 2022 at 4:18 p.m. UTC Updated Jan 17, 2022 at 4:18 p.m. UTC (Besiki Kavtaradze/iStock/Getty Images Plus) Source link

In the Metaverse, Gameplay Is What Matters

Blockchain-based metaverse experiences are a hot topic right now because they combine two of the technology industry’s biggest transformation drivers that have been around for a long time, attracting millions of users and participants — immersive digital experiences and stakeholder-based commerce. Where the newer blockchain-based ecosystems have made a difference is in offering users an […]

Animoca Brands Leads $8M Fundraising Round for NFT Platform Built on Solana

Burnt Finance, a protocol built on Solana, has raised $8 million in a funding round led by Animoca Brands. It also launched its non-fungible token (NFT) platform. The capital will go toward adding staff and exploring partnerships with artists and other Solana-based projects. Burnt Finance, known for burning a piece of artwork from street artist […]

Indian TikTok Rival Chingari Raises $15M Round Led by Republic Capital: Report

Chingari, an Indian short video platform akin to TikTok, has raised $15 million in a funding round led by Republic Capital, the private venture arm of investment firm Republic, according to a report by an Indian business news outlet. Crypto exchange OKEx also made a strategic investment in the company. Chingari’s native token GARI will […]

Spain to Impose Restrictions on Crypto Promotions: Report

Iniesta tweeted that he was “learning how to get started with crypto with @binance #BinanceForAll,” to his 25 million followers. The CNMV replied to the tweet, saying that “cryptoassets, being unregulated products, carry some significant risks.” Source link

Cardano Price Surges on SundaeSwap DEX Catalyst

“While the DEX’s smart contracts have been fully audited and the DEX will meet all industry standards for security, the implementation of fully decentralized governance will not be immediately possible due to existing transaction size limits on the Cardano blockchain,” the team explained in the post. Source link

Case for Bitcoin Bottom Near $40K Is Weak as Institutions Stay Away

While the bitcoin options market has recently shed its bearish bias, some analysts remain unconvinced about the strength of the move owing to weak institutional demand and the cryptocurrency’s sensitivity to macro factors. “There is no sign of an institutional pullback, which is the key for a rally,” said Laurent Ksiss, a crypto exchange-traded fund […]