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Software revision seen cutting network electricity use by 99%. Danger of bugs and other hiccups remain as the chain forks.
Optimism over the macro picture and a falling U.S. dollar have buoyed Bitcoin. Also, an upgrade to the second-largest crypto network is injecting volatility.
Russia is progressing with its plan of bypassing penalties. Vice Finance Minister Alexy Mioseyev revealed today that the nation is trying to experiment with stablecoins as a means of payment ally nations.
The number of BTC wallets holding between one and ten BTC has risen to an all-time high as bitcoin drops below $19K.
The action effectively removes the world's second-biggest stablecoin, USD coin, as a tradable asset on Binance's giant platform.
A planned Ethereum Proof-of-Work fork will credit ETH holders with an equal amount of ETHW on the newly forked chain after the Merge.
Excitement over a Luna Classic burn mechanism has many calling for it to hit a dollar. But Terra fans should temper their expectations.
ETH remains the people's favourite amidst this persistent bear market, mainly due to its recent feats in network activity and the upcoming merge.
The Ethereum Foundation says it will begin the much anticipated Merge process on September 6th, with an estimated completion date of September 15th-16th.
A handful of 'builders' may hold lots of power after upgrade. Builders may make money via market making, other services.
Cryptocurrencies fell sharply on Friday, with sudden selling dragging Bitcoin to a three-week low.
Fairlead Strategies Founder and Managing Partner Katie Stockton discusses her crypto markets analysis and outlook as the price of bitcoin (BTC) dips lower for a fifth consecutive day.
Final test known as Goerli was completed earlier this week. Developers are expected to set a definite date next week.
Tether's announcement comes after USD Coin (USD) issuer Circle confirmed it was also supporting Ethereum’s upcoming Merge upgrade and switch to a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism.
The institutional-investor-focused spot bitcoin private trust will track the price of the cryptocurrency.
By the end of September, the use of cryptocurrencies and smart contracts will be widely used in foreign trade with target countries.
The indicator monitors the extent ETH’s pricing is driven by blockchain network usage versus speculative activity.
Bitcoin and Ethereum bounced after the Federal Reserve’s second consecutive 75-basis-point interest-rate increase, which was in line with market expectations. Bitcoin jumped by almost 7% while Ethereum rose 7.5%.
China and Russia are taking their shot at the U.S. dollar.
Katie Stockton, Fairlead Strategies founder, joins CNBC to discuss the overall outlook on the crypto world as Bitcoin climbs past $23000 on Wednesday.
Ethereum’='s price skyrocketed more than 40% over the weekend following news that its massive software update will happen in September.
"ETH has undergone a rapid change in narrative over the past week, with speculators purely focused on the upcoming 'merge' as a catalyst for appreciation," one observer said.
Warner Records Teams Up With Bose To Offer Free-To-Mint NFTs: 5,000 audio-visual digital collectibles have been created in partnership with Kapsule.
The videogame retailer has opened an application for NFT artists to create the digital asset.
With many signals suggesting a widespread capitulation has taken place, attention turns to whether a Bitcoin bottom is forming. Here, we analyse the characteristics and duration of previous bear cycles, to assess what may lie on the road ahead.