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Bitcoin price is stable above $9,000, BitPay Supports SegWit

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The Bitcoin price has recovered and is currently changing hands above $9,000. While this is a reprieve, news around Bitcoin adoption dominates. 3 years later, BitPay supports SegWit The main highlight in the last 24 hours is BitPay’s decision to support Segregated Witness (SegWit). Of note, the payment processor has been against this controversial update. […] …

No, I’m Not Building Anything on Ethereum: Elon Musk Denies Rumors

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A year after the famous Hollywood actor William Shatner tweeted that Elon Musk and Vitalik Buterin were deciding what to build on Ethereum, the Tesla CEO refuted the rumor but said that he had nothing against the network. Musk: Not Building On Ethereum The Canadian actor, arguably most well-known for his role as Captain Kirk […]
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Comedian Bill Burr To Buy Bitcoin For The First Time

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After a podcast with popular Bitcoin proponent Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano, the famous comedian Bill Burr said that he will buy BTC. Fellow comedian and co-host Bert Kreischer regretted not buying Bitcoin before but seemed more interested in purchasing mining equipment. Current Economic Situation Co-founder and partner at Morgan Creek Digital Anthony Pompliano recently appeared in […]
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Bitcoin Fails at $9,300 as DeFi Altcoins Surge: Thursday’s Price Watch

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Bitcoin attempted to conquer the $9,300 but to no fruition. The price pulled back and failed to breach the level. Meanwhile, the DeFi market continues to boom, with numerous projects marking double-digit daily increases. Bitcoin Price Fails at $9,300 Bitcoin didn’t manage to claim $9,300 yesterday and has since retraced to its current trading level […]
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Three reasons why China will “lose its grip” on Bitcoin mining as political tensions mount

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Weeks after the Bitcoin halving in mid-May, miners are seemingly moving out of China and into Europe — with one prominent mining pool stating geopolitical tensions between the United States and China are a major catalyst.
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John McAfee’s GHOST Cryptocurrency Integrated In Hong Kong Disneyland

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Merely weeks after the launch of John McAfee’s privacy token GHOST, the coin is already seeing real-life utilization in Hong Kong Disneyland. The team behind the project also announced several upcoming features, including a “decentralized crowdfunding” platform and the release of the GHOST Cell Phone Service beta. GHOST Usage In Hong Kong The former antivirus […]
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Ethereum price falls below $230, bears in control

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The Ethereum price is wobbly at the time of writing. However, there are flickers of hope. Ethereum is the preferred platform—if statistics lead, for dApp developers. Most importantly, it dominates DeFi as most mainstream financial applications run on the pioneer smart contracting platform. Still, there are concerns as Ethereum finds itself with a fee problem. […] …

Bitcoin Price Could Dive To $6K If It Falls Below $8,500 Soon, According To The Wyckoff Pattern

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By examining a well-known technical component, the popular YouTuber The Moon believes that Bitcoin could be heading towards $6,000 in the next few months if it breaks the vital $8,500 level. Bitcoin And The Wyckoff Distribution Pattern The cryptocurrency analyst initially posted the chart on Twitter in which he has inserted BTC’s current position on […]
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Ripple price on the brink of dropping to 2020 lows

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Ripple price may be stagnant, trending in a tight trade range with caps at $0.17 and $0.20, respectively. Nonetheless, far and beyond the depressing price action are interesting fundamentals. Founded to ease remittance, the multi-billion for-profit company recently announced PayID. It is a coalition of over 40 companies aiming to ease the sending and reception of funds, […] …

Bearish: Positive Bitcoin Mentions Approach New 2020 Low As Fear Index Surges

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Recent data revealed that the number of positive Bitcoin mentions on the popular social media platform Twitter has dropped significantly since the halving in May. At the same time, the fear and greed index has downgraded from its neutral stance in May to a more fearful state in June. Twitter BTC Positivity Drops According to […]
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Whales might be dumping Bitcoin on Grayscale, and a fund manager calls it “very bearish”

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Grayscale Trust, the institutional vehicle for accredited investors to get exposure to cryptocurrencies, has been making the rounds in crypto circles recently for seemingly cornering the Bitcoin market.
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A Bitcoin Developer, a Goldbug and a TV Host Walk Into a Bar

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The CEO of SchiffGold, Peter Schiff, responded to claims by RT news host Max Keiser that he would end up panic-buying Bitcoin when its price hits $50,000. Schiff suggested Bitcoin’s dollar value would drop as low as zero – although implied Keiser might consider selling at $2,000. Shortly afterward, Bitcoin developer and Blockstream CEO, Adam […]
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FTX blasted after “creating tokens” to capture $1 million in value; but that’s what DeFi is supposed to be

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An incident earlier this week showed what peak Decentralized Finance (DeFi) could look like — one where the smartest survive and rent-seekers are eradicated immediately.
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Big Short 2.0: Yield farming on DeFi apps? Here’s the risk no one talks about

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After ICOs in 2018, DeFi applications are seemingly positioning themselves to be the next 100x coin baggers in 2020; complete with shiny websites, world-changing promises, and sparking dreams of early-retirement for those who dare.
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