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Bored Ape Yacht Club's Total Sales Surged Above $1 B


Popular NFT collection Bored Ape Yacht Club generated over $1 bln in overall sales. According to the blockchain data analytics platform DeFi Llama, the total sales volume of BAYC NFTs stands at around $1.12 bln. The daily volume of the collectibles is around $14 million. Currently, the number of...

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Sam Bankman-Fried Expects Regulatory Clarity for Crypto


The founder and CEO of FTX crypto exchange, Sam Bankman-Fried, is optimistic about the future developments in the crypto environment. He finds that in 2022 the sector will see more regulatory clarity on a global scale, which will boost institutional adoption. In his recent interview with Bloomberg,...

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Nayib Bukele Expects 2 More Countries to Legalize BTC in 2022


El Salvador’s president Nayib Bukele shared his Bitcoin expectations for 2022. He assumes that this year the BTC price will hit $100.000. Bukele finds two other countries will legalize the coin, although he didn't specify what counties in his opinion they can be. The next BTC prediction from the...

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Bitcoin Hashrate Set a New All-Time High


The hashrate of the BTC network set a new all-time high of 209 exahashes per second on January 1. This number indicates the computational power that is used for minting new coins. In June 2021, the BTC hashrate saw a major fall, dropping as low as 61 EH/s. The main reason for the decline was the...

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Samsung to Present TV Lineup With NFT Support


Leading technology company Samsung plans to introduce new TV models that support NFTs in 2022. In a press release published on January 3, the company says that the 2022 Smart TV line comes with a Smart Hub, that integrates content according to viewing preferences. NFT platform is among other...

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Vitalik Buterin Looked Back at His Older Crypto Predictions


Crypto billionaire, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin shared his previous articles written over a decade, where he expressed his views on various aspects of the blockchain industry and cryptocurrencies. On Twitter, Buterin wrote which predictions were correct, which ones were not, and what he...

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Data Show Earlier Bitcoin Buyers Prefer Not to Sell


Data from Glassnode show early Bitcoin buyers aren't much interested in selling their coins, in spite of established price records and an all-time high in 2021. Activity movements tracker indicates that the percentage of bitcoins sold by old holders is near record lows. This means that the majority...

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MetaSwap Gas Project Rug Pulled: Peckshield Informed


NFT swapping platform MetaSwap was rug pulled. The blockchain security and data analytics company Peckshield tweeted on December 27 that a rug pull happened, with 1.100 BNB, worth around $628.000 at current prices stolen. Peckshield urged users not to stake their holding in the platform and revoke...

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Iran Suspends Crypto Mining to Save Energy


Iranian Ministry of Energy decided to temporarily stop operations of crypto mining hubs. The reason is the high level of electricity usage in winter. Chairman of the country's power grid developer and operator, Iran Grid Management Company, Mostafa Rajabi Mashhadi talked about the adopted measures...

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Cardano Grows, the Protocol’s Founder Shares 2022 Roadmap


On Christmas Eve, the founder of the Cardano blockchain protocol, Charles Hoskinson, talked about the crypto sector and the protocol's future plans. After smart contracts՛ going live on Cardano, in September, over 100 dapps have been under active development. Two million assets have been...

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DOGE Presents Its First Roadmap in Partnership with Buterin


The team behind the development of the meme coin Dogecoin, presented its first roadmap "trailmap". It includes 8 points. Among them are Dogecoin protocols library LibDogecoin and development solution GigaWallet. In the announcement, Dogecoin Foundation revealed that Vitalik Buterin...

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Turkish President Erdogan Sent Crypto Bill to Parliament


The local media of Turkey says, according to the country’s president, Recep Erdoğan, crypto law is now ready and it’ll be sent to the Parliament with no setback. He revealed the news in a recent meeting with economics journalists. In his speech, Erdoğan said people will see the guarantee of...

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Internet Computer Now Supports ERC 20 Tokens


Blockchain protocol Internet Computer added Ethereum integration via a cross-chain bridge. The upgrade was one of the 25 proposals that the community members voted for. It was submitted on December 20, and was adopted as the absolute majority voted yes to...

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Nayib Bukele Responds to El Salvador’s Btc Policy Critiques


The president of El Salvador is at the center of discussions for his Bitcoin policy. In September El Salvador made Bitcoin legal tender, becoming the first country to do so. Along with this, the government has been adding its BTC holdings. President Bukele's move wasn't perceived well by everyone....

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UniSwap Now is On Polygon with 72+ M Supporting Votes


Polygon, a blockchain protocol, focused on increasing Ethereum’s scalability, revealed that leading Ethereum-based DEX UniSwap went live on it. On Nov. 20, the Polygon team presented a proposal to deploy UniSwap on Polygon. Due to the voting process, over 72 M UNI holders voted in its favor....

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Meta to Add Blockchain Interoperability, the Future CTO Says


The next CTO of Meta, the parent company of Facebook, Andrew Bosworth, plans to build extended interoperability between the firm and blockchain protocols. As per a report by the NY Times, the source of which is an internal message from the executive, Meta is exploring possibilities to partner with...

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Senator Lummis Will Present Crypto Bill in 2022


US senator Cynthia Lummis, who is a supporter of crypto, announced her plans to put forward a comprehensive crypto bill that will bring the industry clarification. The politician is in favor of including crypto in financial systems properly. A Bloomberg release says, the regulatory structure that...

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Mike Novogratz Expects Bitcoin Volatility to Come Down


During a talk program Squawk Box, Galaxy Investments CEO Mike Novogratz said that with increasing demand from institutions for Bitcoin, the volatility of the coin is likely to reduce. According to Novogratz, that is a good thing. In his opinion, BTC is a store of value and not a transactional...

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