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Three Arrows Capital Dogecoin

Three Arrows Capital CEO Su Zhu Supports Dogecoin


The co-founder, CEO, and CIO of the hedge fund manager Three Arrows Capital, Su Zhu supports Dogecoin, as it's easy to understand and captures the interest of blue-collar traders. Su Zhu expressed his opinion during the interview on “The Game Theory of Crypto Podcast”, where he talked about the...

Alethea AI intelligent NFTs

Alethea AI Attracted $16 M to Build Intelligent NFTs


Alethea AI Attracted $16 M to Build Intelligent NFTs A startup from Singapore, decentralized protocol Alethea AI, which enables the creation of intelligent NFTs (iNFTs) announced raising $16 M via a private token sale. 1/ After our groundbreaking sale of the world’s first iNFT at @Sotheby’s for...

Riot blockchain revenue

Riot Blockchain's Q2 Revenue Up 1500% Compared to Q2 2020


Colorado-based BTC mining company Riot Blockchain announced the results of the second quarter of 2021. The press release issued on August 23 indicates that the company's mining revenue reached $31.5 M which means a 1540% growth compared to last year's $1.9 M. 70% of the revenue, which is $19.3 M,...

MicroStrategy Bitcoin Investment August 2021

MicroStrategy Purchased Another $177M of BTC


Michael Saylor, CEO of the enterprise analytics and software solutions entity MicroStrategy revealed another Bitcoin purchase today. The company acquired 3.907 coins for $177 M paying $45,294 per BTC on average. Thus, MicroStrategy's Bitcoin holdings reached 108,992 units with an average price of...

Visa buys a CryptoPunk NFT

Visa Buys an NFT “CryptoPunk” for $150.000


Leading financial services company Visa revealed buying CryptoPunk #7610 paying around $150.000 in Ether. Along with the announcement, Visa released a blog post. Through the post, the head of Crypto at Visa, Cuy Sheffield, explained what NFTs are and why the company chose to buy one. Over the last...

Altcoins surge along with crypto market cap

Altcoins Surge, Ethereum Reaches a 3-Month High


Over the last 24 hours, the total crypto market cap has increased by around 2.7%, surpassing $2.17 trillion. Bitcoin surpassed $50.000 for the first time since May. Ethereum has surged over $3.362. The native token of the Cardano blockchain, ADA has come near to $3. Today, the coin reached a new...

Deloitte blockchain survey

Digital Assets May Replace Fiat in 10 Years: Deloitte Survey


This year’s blockchain poll carried out by major management consulting company Deloitte shows that 76% of the participants believe that digital assets will become a more common choice or replace fiat in the coming 5-10 years. As mentioned in the publication, the survey was processed from March 24...

AdvisorShares Bitcoin ETF

AdvisorShares Applies For BTC Futures ETF


The US-based investment manager AdvisorShares filed with the SEC to release a Bitcoin ETF. As noted in the submitted papers, the fund plans to invest all or most part of its holdings in exchange-traded futures contracts on BTC and collateral. In case of approval, AdvisorShares plans to invest in...

Chainlink unique addresses

Chainlink Address Activity Hit Its Highest Mark Since May


Crypto and blockchain market data provider Santiment announced that the unique amount of addresses interacting on the LINK network has reached a 3-month high. On August 20, the number of unique addresses was 8025. 📈 #Chainlink jumped back to as high as $28.70 Friday, rebounding toward its recent...

Coinbase to add $500 M in crypto

Coinbase Will Add Over $500 M in Crypto to Its Holdings


The CEO of the popular crypto trading platform Coinbase, Brian Armstrong informed about the board decision to add $500 M in crypto to the company's balance sheet. Also, the firm plans to invest 10% of the entire profit in crypto with the possibility to expand the amount. We recently received board...

Cardano ADA new high

Cardano (ADA) Reached a New All-Time High Surpassing $2.55


Increasing by over 27% in a week, the price of the native token of the Cardano blockchain, ADA hit a new record high of $2.55 on CoinMarketCap. The coin now is the third-largest by market cap ($80.7 B). Earlier, on August 13, Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson, announced that the Alonzo upgrade will...

Robinhood Q2 results crypto

Robinhood Q2 Report Shows Crypto Trading Growth


Menlo Park-headquartered financial services provider Robinhood published the results of the second quarter, 2021. As the report released on August 18 shows, the app’s crypto trading has grown. In Q2, cryptocurrency trading brought the company 41% of its revenue. Over this period the firm...

Vitalik Buterin about DeFi governance

Vitalik Buterin Says the DeFi Governance Needs to be Changed


Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin says the token-based voting system of DeFi platforms must move forward. On August 16, he released a blog post on decentralized governance. Referring to the importance of DevGov in the industry, Buterin also mentioned the flaws of token-based voting. Among the...

OpenSea $1 B trading volume

OpenSea Saw $1.22 B in Trading Volume in the Last 30 Days


Popular NFT platform OpenSea set records in the previous 30 days. On August 17, the market’s co-founder and CEO Devin Finzer informed the community that the platform's trading volume surged to $1 M this month. OpenSea just hit $1B in trading volume for the month of August so far.And it's...

Audius surges

AUDIO Market Cap Over $1 B After Collaboration With Tiktok


Decentralized music sharing and streaming platform Audius’s native token AUDIO now has over a $1 B market cap. It’s the first time that the indicator has broken above this mark. The surge happened after the revealed cooperation with TikTok on August 16. Now Audius users can make their music...

SOL and LUNA new highs

Terra (LUNA) And Solana (SOL) Reaching New All-Time Highs


Native tokens of Terra and Solana blockchains reached new all-time highs. Two blockchains represent the DeFi sector and use layer 1 solution. The price of Terra's native token Luna has gone up by around 75% over the previous 7 days. Today it hit $26.58 on CoinMarketCap. The coin ranks 16 with over...

Ethereum 2.0 staking

Over 6.7 M Ethers Worth $21 B Now Staked in Ethereum 2.0


Data show that now there are 6.73 million Ethers worth about $21.2 B staked in Ethereum 2.0 contract. The tokens will remain locked up until the network's major update is completed. With Ethereum 2.0, the current Proof-of-Work blockchain merges with the Proof-of-Stake chain. The switch is supposed...

Solana new high

Solana (SOL) Reached a New All-Time High of Over $64


Gaining around 58% in the previous 7 days, the price of the native token of the Solana blockchain, SOL, reached a new all-time high surging over $64. The coin ranks 11th with over a $17.6 billion market cap. So, the coin is almost catching up with Uniswap's UNI, which market cao currently stands at...

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