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Music star Soulja Boy stakes on crypto

TL;DR Breakdown Soulja Boy invests in six different crypto coins Rapper advised floating own collectible Popular American Music star DeAndre Cortez Way, professionally called Soulja Boy, has asked his followers to invest more in cryptocurrencies. The music star advised his fans to buy Dogecoin and told his fans that he just bought some BNB, DGB, […] …

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UK police appoint Komainu to custody seized cryptos

TL;DR Breakdown: Komainu has been appointed to provide custody service for cryptos seized by UK police. The development will help the police to properly handle cases involving crypto. The UK law enforcement authority has entered a new agreement with an institutional-grade crypto-assets custodian, Komainu, to store digital currencies confiscated during the course of investigations. As […] …

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Ripple lawyer hopeful Biden’s government would come to their aid

TL;DR Breakdown Biden would come to Ripple’s aid, , Stu Alderoty  hopes Ripple co-founder sell off his $28.6 billion XRP Ripple lawyer, Stu Alderoty has pinned hope on President Joe Biden’s government to salvage the firm from the impending lawsuit filed by the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). The Ripple lawyer does not expect a […] …

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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 price prediction: XRP in trouble, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple price prediction expects a drop to $0.20 range. Current resistance is found at the $0.29 mark. Current support is found at the $0.28 mark. Ripple has been trading in the $0.27 to $0.31 range for a few days now. The cryptocurrency has found stability in this range even though the daily price […] …

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What the first half of 2021 will look like for Cardano (ADA)

In his latest YouTube video, Charles Hoskinson, the CEO of IOHK, shared some of the updates scheduled to take place in the following weeks and months at Cardano, as well as the current state of development of the blockchain’s most important features and functionalities.
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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 […] …

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Ethereum all-time high is finally here: ETH hits $1400

TL;DR Breakdown Ethereum all-time high has finally hit the charts at $1430 and rising. Ethereum price started climbing after 7:30 AM GMT. Ethereum all-time high is likely to push the price to new highs. The wait is over, the much anticipated Ethereum all-time high has finally formed and the queen of cryptocurrency is breaking new […] …

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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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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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Ripple price prediction: XRP towards $0.30, analyst

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple price prediction expects a rise to the $0.30 mark. Strong resistance currently lies at the $0.282 mark. Strong support currently lies at the $0.272 mark. Ripple secures new partnerships amidst SEC’s lawsuit. Ripple has been in the hold of strong bearish pressures since the beginning of the year and pressures do not […] …

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Ripple legal strategy against SEC lawsuit revealed —Report

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple prepares defense for SEC lawsuit. The pretrial conference of the case is set for February 22. A new report has shown how Ripple is planning to defend the lawsuit filed against it by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of the United States. Yahoo Finance published the report. According to the lawsuit, […] …

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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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Polkadot surpasses XRP to grab the 4th slot

TL; DR Breakdown Polkadot (DOT) is now the 4th largest crypto by market cap XRP could suffer a catastrophic blow if ruled a security The crypto market is shifting again, and this time, the charts are re-arranging as Polkadot moves up by one position. The top 10 largest cryptos (by market cap) have always been […] …

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These cryptocurrencies are up over 10% today despite Ethereum’s sharp 8% drop

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum have faced sharp declines over the past few hours despite the move to $40,000 on Thursday.
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Just Like Ripple’s XRP; Biden’s SEC Chair Nominee Gary Gensler to go after More “Unregistered Securities”

While Ripple grapples with the SEC lawsuit against the company and its executives, more cryptocurrencies may be facing the same fate soon. Gary Gensler, the nominee for SEC chairmanship under Biden’s administration says there may be more unregistered securities like XRP out there, hence the need for stricter regulation of the space. Gensler who is […] …

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Ripple partners Mobile Money for wallet-to-wallet payments between Malaysia and Bangladesh

TL;DR Breakdown Ripple has entered into a partnership with Malaysia’s Mobile Money. The UK and Japan financial authorities say XRP is not a security. San Francisco based crypto company, Ripple, has announced a new partnership with Mobile Money, a Malaysian based mobile financial services company. According to the announcement, the partnership is geared towards promoting […] …

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Coinbase wants to make it easier for new crypto projects to be listed

Coinbase insists that its doors are open for any credible crypto to join its platform. However, only the cryptos that pass the listing procedure will be added onto the platform. In that sense, exchange makes it clear that it will only deal with coins that are compliant to regulatory policies. …

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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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 […] …

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Grayscale to windup XRP Trust amid its recent delisting spree

TL;DR Breakdown: Grayscale has commenced the closing of its XRP Trust. The decision stems from the bearish reaction from exchanges by delisting XRP. From a yearly high above $0.6, Ripple (XRP), the fourth-largest cryptocurrency, found itself struggling within $0.2 and $0.3 following the recent charge announced by the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). […] …

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Polkadot becomes fifth-largest blockchain as DOT reached new ATH

TL;DR Breakdown: Polkadot crypto, DOT has risen to a new ATH of $11.60. It’s currently ranking as the fifth-largest digital currency by market capitalization. One of the biggest Ethereum blockchain rivals, Polkadot, has become the fifth-largest blockchain in the cryptocurrency market. The price of the blockchain’s native digital currency “DOT” recently surged to another level […] …

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Is Gary Gensler’s appointment as head of the U.S. SEC good for Bitcoin?

The incoming chairman is said to hold a favorable view of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
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