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Grayscale Donates $1 Million to CoinCenter, Will Match up to $1 Million More in February

After Kraken’s example set in 2018 to donate $1m and match all other donations, Grayscale has done the same and urged other crypto household names. …

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Institutional Investors not enough to save the Bitcoin market- JP Morgan

TL;DR Breakdown Ethereum’s current campaign adversely affects Bitcoin The low number of institutional investors hinders Bitcoin’s rise. Bitcoin’s market share reduces. JP Morgan Chase and Co, a Wall Street bank stated that the amount of institutional investors is not enough to return Bitcoin to its all-time high. JP Morgan, a full investment company stated that […] …

Seascape Network to take DeFi Gaming to the Next Level with the Binance Smart Chain

[PRESS RELEASE – Please Read Disclaimer] 21st January 2021: Seascape Network the gaming platform designed around the NFT and DeFi economies, welcomes Binance, the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange as its latest investor. The investment is part of Binance’s $100 million fund, which supports blockchain projects that connect DeFi and CeFi […] …

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Binance Exchange is no longer blacklisted in Russia

TL: DR Breakdown Binance Exchange has been removed from the blacklist in Russia Trading volume and access to the exchange wasn’t affected by the blacklisting Popular crypto exchange, Binance, is experiencing a moment of relief after Russian authorities rescinded a decision to blacklist the platform in the country. The decision to add the exchange to […] …

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Pornhub adds new cryptos for payment, sixteen in total

TL;DR Breakdown Pornhub has added support for more cryptocurrencies, including XRP and BNB. In total, the company now supports about sixteen digital currencies. Pornhub, the popular adult entertainment platform, is apparently going all into digital currencies for payment. To ensure the privacy of users probably, Cryptopolitan reported that the website had recently defaulted cryptocurrencies as […] …

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Ripple and BitGo move XRP worth $71.7 million USD

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple moves 200 million XRPs from its escrow wallet. PornHub still uses XRP as a payment option on its site. Whale alert have reported that the parent company of XRP, Ripple, has moved 200 million XRPs from its escrow wallet to another of its wallets earlier today. The firm was not alone in […] …

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Ripple lawsuit: Former SEC commissioner questions purpose

TL:DR Breakdown Joseph Grundfest questions why SEC filed a lawsuit against Ripple Grundfest explains why lawsuit is unnecessary A former SEC commissioner Joseph Grundfest has questioned the purpose of the Ripple lawsuit filed by American regulators, Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). According to John Deaton, a crypto lawyer, he claimed Joseph Grundfest warned the SEC […] …

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. …

January’s Spotlight: Meet Cartesi (CTSI)

There have been various fundraising mechanisms in the cryptocurrency space that gained and then fell out of popularity over the years. Starting with ICOs (initial coin offerings), moving to IEOs (initial exchange offerings), and now IDOs (initial DEX offerings), the way in which projects raise funds has continued to evolve. Although currently ICOs are almost […] …

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Today in Crypto: Kraken Delists XRP, BlackRock Sells Major Stake in Chinese Telecom & More

The crypto world saw many ups and downs throughout the past week as Bitcoin price volatility saw a couple of major dips as well as recovery post the infamous Monday market crash of nearly $10k.  The top cryptocurrency is currently trying to consolidate its position above $37,000. Other major headlines of the day include, Kraken
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Kraken suspends trading XRP

TL;DR Breakdown Kraken suspends XRP trading Only U.S users affected Like how crypto exchanges have been announcing that they would suspend trading XRP, San-Fransisco exchange firm Kraken joined the pack. The exchange firm fixed suspending XRP trade on its platform for the end of January (29th). However, only US residents would be affected. Kraken users […] …

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Binance Coin price prediction: BNB/USDT rejected further upside around $42

TL;DR Breakdown  BNB/USDT currently trades around $41.5   Binance Coin trades under a strong resistance  Closest minor support level around $40 Binance Coin currently trades around $41.5 and has a market cap of $5.9 billion. BNB has moved by 1.43 percent during the past 24 hours with a volume of $520 million. Overall, BNB/USDT has traded […] …

Bitcoin Stalls Below $39K As Polkadot Surges to $15 And Becomes 4th Largest Crypto (Market Watch)

While BTC remains below $39,000, Polkadot has stolen the show with a massive double-digit surge and a new all-time high of nearly $15. …

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Alpha Alarm: The Bitcoin outlook

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Mike Novogratz Sees More Institutions Flocking into Bitcoin in 2021

Bitcoin’s recent rally has been mostly due to the influx of institutional investors into the market. However, there have been questions about how long this […] …

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What is the best Crypto Arbitrage tool?

What is Crypto Arbitrage? The basics of crypto arbitrage are simple: You buy one crypto on an exchange that offers the lowest price while trying to immediately sell on another exchange. This is arbitrage trade between exchanges and the main goal is to take advantage of price differences. The same can be and has been […] …

Meet Follow Trend: AI-Powered Bitcoin Trading

[Featured Content] Cryptocurrency markets are volatile. There’s absolutely no doubt about it. In fact, this is perhaps the most volatile market that one can choose to engage with. This became particularly evident in the past week. Over the course of just a few days, the price for Bitcoin marked an all-time high of $42,000 only […] …

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DeFi coin THORChain (RUNE) surges 30% following SushiSwap listing

THORChain (RUNE) is surging higher today after the cryptocurrency joined hands with SushiSwap.
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XRP Price Rallies Over 31% WoW Courtesy Asian Exchanges and SECs Administrative Changes

XRP price has rallied by over 31% in the past week despite US-based crypto exchanges continue to delist XRP from their platforms. XRP price recovered from a low of $0.18 in the past week of SEC lawsuit against Ripple and traded over $0.33 briefly before falling back to current $0.28 support region. Data Supports Ripple
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Black Monday: Over $200 Billion Erased From The Market Cap As Bitcoin Crashes Below $33K

Over $200 billion evaporated from the crypto market cap in 24 hours, as BTC lost nearly $10k, while most altcoins have plummeted with double-digits. …

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Dip in Bitcoin price: $2.4 billion worth of crypto liquidated

TL;DR Breakdown Bitcoin price drops by close to 21% in the last 48 hours. The current dip evokes memories of 2017 when the industry plummeted. The crypto industry bull run has suffered one of its worst dips this year as the price of Bitcoin dropped by close to 21%. This means the value of the […] …

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Polkadot price prediction: to return to $5

TL;DR Breakdown Polkadot price prediction expects DOT price to return to $5 within the week A balance between bullish and bearish activity The overall market direction looks bullish Volatility low, but on the rise DOT price likely to remain stable for the week ahead Polkadot (DOT) prices have been steadily shared between the bulls and […] …

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Why Staking Crypto such as TRX, KAVA and more is Gathering Steam

In brief: The Coronavirus crash of mid-March has resulted in a lot of crypto traders being cautious.  The dominance of stablecoins is proof that they are waiting for favorable crypto conditions to get back to trading.  Staking crypto on the various exchanges has provided an alternative to trading and/or storing value in stablecoins.  The Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto market crash of mid-March was one event that not too many traders believed would happen. The majority of Bitcoin enthusiasts believed that […] …