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Maps.me Completes $50 Million Round for DeFi Integration

Maps.me, a travel and mapping application, has announced a successful funding round as it looks to integrate the travel world with decentralized finance (DeFi). The […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …

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Biden Confirms Gary Gensler As SEC Chairman – What’s In Store For Bitcoin And Crypto?

Did you hear a few days ago that former CFTC Chairman Gary Gensler could be the next SEC chairman? Well, it is now confirmed that he will be taking over from Jay Clayton as the head of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Gary is a seasoned Wall Street investor that has a keen interest […] …

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DeFi total value locked set to double

TL;DR Breakdown DeFi has a market cap that is well over $35 billion. Blockchains like Polkadot already have their altcoins built on them. Decentralized Finance (DeFi) has seen the total value locked (TVL) in its increase to an all-time high at the beginning of the year. The increased usage of the industry has seen the […] …

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Bitcoin Cash price prediction: BCH to cross $640, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Bitcoin Cash price prediction expects a rise to $640. Strong resistance lies at the $505 mark. Strong support lies at the $470 mark The Bitcoin cash price prediction by Master Shark suggests an upward breakout of a triangle pattern. The analyst believes that the cryptocurrency is set for a long-term move past the […] …

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Chainlink price reaches ATH

TL;DR Breakdown Link and other altcoins have enjoyed enormous growth since the beginning of the year. Bitcoin price has been hovering between $30k -$40k since last week. Chainlink native token, LINK, and other altcoins have gained massively since the beginning of the year. Bitcoin is, however, currently taking a hiatus. In the last 24 hours, […] …

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Monero price prediction: XMR to $299 next, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Monero price prediction expects a rise to the $299 level. Strong resistance lies at the $164 mark. Strong support lies at the $154 mark. The Monero price prediction by the Trading View analyst The Cryer suggests that the cryptocurrency is ready to move towards the $299 target in a long-term move. On the […] …

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This company is bringing DeFi to 140 million users thanks to a $50 million round of venture capital

Alameda Research, the company behind the FTX exchange, has led a funding round that raised $50 million to create a DeFi ecosystem on Maps.me, an offline mapping application.
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Breaking: Crypto Exchange Livecoin Announces Closure After Failing to Resolve Issues Post Hack

Livecoin, one of the largest Russian exchanges just announced that it will be closing down operations. The official announcement noted that the exchange could not recover from the financial and technical losses incurred due to a hack in December 2020. Thus they have decided to seize their operations and return the remaining funds to their
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Litecoin price prediction: LTC to $200, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Litecoin price prediction expects a rise towards $200. Litecoin must hold the crucial support found at the $100 mark. Strong resistance currently lies at the $147 mark. Strong support currently lies at the $129 mark. Following the cryptocurrency market, Litecoin price followed a descending channel since 14th January. The sharp downward trajectory does appear […] …

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DeFiMAGIC‌ ‌Demonstrates‌ ‌NFT‌ ‌Use‌ ‌Case‌ ‌on‌ ‌Ardor‌

2020 saw a surge in defi and non-fungible token (NFT) activity happening on Ethereum as excitement grew around the prospect of yield farming and investing in the new world of digital collectibles. Inspired by this growing interest, members of the Ardor community set out to develop DeFiMAGIC, harnessing the features of the multi-chain platform including […] …

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AC Milan to Launch ACM fan token with Chiliz

TL:DR Breakdown: AC Milan has signed a multi-year partnership with Socios.com Under the partnership, the Italian club will launch its ACM fan token. Since the past year, the cryptocurrency sports movement has been gaining traction as popular football clubs has joined to improve fan engagement. On Monday, the Italian professional football club, AC Milan, announced […] …

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Russian exchange, Livecoin terminates services after abrupt hack

TL;DR Breakdown: Livecoin has decided to close its business and repay users. The exchange was involved in a cyber-attack that took away their control of the platform. Livecoin, one of the long-running digital currency exchanges in Russia, has been forced to shut down its services after several attempts to regain control of the platform’s server. […] …

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Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers Says Bitcoin (BTC) Is Here to Stay, Former Canadian PM Calls It Reserve Currency

Bitcoin (BTC) remains a hot topic of discussion among top delegates and institutions of the world. The former U.S. Treasury Secretary Larry Summers has recently endorsed Bitcoin saying that it is here to stay. During an interview with the Bloomberg Wall Street Week, Summers said: “I think some institution, like Bitcoin (BTC), is here to stay.
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Bitcoin Price Battles for $36K As Market Cap Reclaims $1 Trillion (Market Watch)

The crypto market cap reaches $1 trillion again as BTC recovered from its weekend slump, while BNB and LINK paint new records. …

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US Coinbase backs Bahrain-based crypto exchange

TL;DR Breakdown:  Rain Financial is now a Coinbase-backed crypto exchange. The exchange raised $6 million in a new funding round that included the US exchange and MEVP. The leading United States cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, is now backing one of the leading cryptocurrency startups in Bahrain, Rain Financial, following the company’s Series A funding round. Rain […] …