Recently, following a change to Whatsapp’s privacy policy, hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world left for other services. Signal, an encrypted messenger service, saw so many sign-ups that it temporarily crashed.This was followed by a mass exodus from social media, as Twitter and Facebook...
Ethereum’s and Chainklink’s native cryptocurrencies, ether and link, have set new record highs while bitcoin is in motion to recover losses from its worst week in at least five months. Meanwhile, an early blockchain-based digital collectible sold for $762,000 … what!?Top shelfCalling bitcoin bulls:The Income Strategy fund for...
The year is 2028. Although no new coronavirus variant has become a pandemic since 2025, the three passengers boarding the plane in Austin, Texas, are wearing protective masks and glasses. They are flying to Washington, D.C., in a shared private jet designed and manufactured by SpaceX-wing and owned...
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Bitcoin (BTC) was higher on Monday at around $33,000, rebounding after a 9.9% drop in the seven days through Sunday, the biggest weekly drop since August. “Bitcoin is seeing some consolidation itself after surviving another run at $30,000,” Craig Erlam, senior market analyst for the London-based foreign exchange brokerage...
Suitably named Opium Finance has released collateralized debt obligation products (CDOs) for Compound Finance’s automated lending markets, Opium Protocol founder Andrey Belyakov told CoinDesk in a phone interview Friday.Investors can put up the Compound debt token cDai – and soon Uniswap LP tokens – to diversify exposure to...
New York-based Ethereum hub ConsenSys has partnered with the Blockchain-based Service Network (BSN) to bring its enterprise ledger Quorum to the China’s nationwide blockchain project.As part of the partnership, announced Monday, ConsenSys Quorum, an open-source protocol layer that serves as a foundation for businesses to build Ethereum-based applications,...
Cryptocurrency mining company Marathon Patent Group bought $150 million in bitcoin for around $31,100 apiece during the crypto asset’s recent price rout.The Nasdaq-listed firm said Monday it purchased the bitcoins through institutional bitcoin shop NYDIG. Marathon is the latest publicly traded company to swap a cash treasury for...
Strong hands look to be backing the recent rally to record highs for Ethereum’s ether cryptocurrency.The number of whale addresses (those holding at least 10,000 ETH) jumped to a 13-month high of 1,103 on Saturday, according to on-chain data from blockchain analytics firm Glassnode. More than 35 whale...
The price of ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, soared to record levels on Sunday.