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Unisocks

Unknown trader $875,000 Unisocks for nine pairs of socks

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A major holder of Unisocks (SOCKS) redeemed $ 875,000 tokens at the exchange rate at the time of writing in exchange for nine pairs of socks that secured the digital assets. In May 2019, Uniswap decentralized exchange released 500 meme tokens, each valued at $ 12. Subsequently, the limited supply...

Shiba Inu , Litecoin

Shiba Inu and Litecoin Reach New All-Time Highs

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Many altcoins have been surging lately. One of the reasons for the "altcoin season" is the Bitcoin dominance index drop, which currently stands at around 43.92%. Shiba Inu (SHIB) and Litecoin (LTC) have reached new all-time highs surpassing $0.000036 and $412 respectively. Over the...

Binance

Binance suspends withdrawals

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On Monday, May 10, Binance suspended the withdrawal of all assets. “Our team is working on this. We apologize for the inconvenience caused and thank you for your patience,” the message says. Trading platform representatives did not disclose the reasons for the suspension. According to them, the...

UBS crypto

Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS) to Offer Crypto Investments

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Swiss international bank UBS is considering ways of offering digital asset investing to its wealthy customers. Taking into account the volatile nature of cryptocurrencies, the offering is planned for a very small group of customers at first. Details aren't known yet but variants include investing...

Cardano

Over the week the rate of Cardano has risen by more than 30%

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Altcoin Cardano (ADA) soared in price by almost 50% in April. Interest in this cryptocurrency has increased markedly over the past few months in both the spot and futures markets. For example, in March, open interest in futures on ADA reached $ 1 billion for the first time. The price of the altcoin...

Dogecoin performance

Dogecoin: Price, Google Searches and Musk's Hosting the SNL

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Interest in Dogecoin has been rising. According to Google data, there are more searches for Dogecoin than for Bitcoin. Particularly, from May 2 to May 8 the indicator for DOGE was 56/100 points and for BTC it was 48/100. This year Dogecoin's performance has been exciting. The coin's price reached...

Ethereum $4.100

Ether Reached Another All-Time High of $4000

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The native token of the Ethereum environment Ether reached another all-time high surpassing $4.130. Ether's price has seen a 28.86% increase during the previous 7 days. Currently, its market dominance index stands at around 19% and its market cap is over $475.6 billion. The development of the...

Ethereum Classic

Ethereum Classic soars in price by 300% in a week

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Ethereum Classic (ETC) altcoin has risen by about 300% over the past seven days. The coin reached $ 145 the day before on some trading platforms - this is the maximum value in the history of the cryptocurrency. A correction came today, ETC slipped to $ 120. However, observers believe the retreat is...

VanEck Ethereum ETF

VanEck Applies for Ether ETF

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On May 7, New York-based investment manager VanEck has applied for Ethereum ETF with the SEC. Earlier, at the end of 2020, the firm filed for Bitcoin ETF. The SEC hasn't approved it or any other BTC exchange-traded fund applications yet. As with the case of VanEck's Bitcoin ETF, for Ethereum ETF...

Turkey

Turkish authorities will control large crypto transactions

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On April 30, a ban on operations with cryptocurrencies came into force in Turkey. However, the country's Central Bank immediately rushed to clarify that there is no talk of a complete ban on digital assets. Bitcoin and other coins cannot be used to pay for goods and services. The state is simply...

Dogecoin $0.7

Dogecoin Surpassed $0.7 before SNL's Hosting Elon Musk

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DOGE has crossed another all-time high surging over $0.73. The coin is the 4th largest cryptocurrency by market cap, which currently stands at over $90.7 B. The third largest cryptocurrency BNB's market cap is $96.5 B. On May 8, Tesla CEO Elon Musk who has been occasionally mentioning DOGE in his...

Miami

Luxury condominium in Miami began selling apartments for BTC

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Arte Surfside condominium boutique has opened the sale of apartments in Miami for BTC and Ethereum as part of a partnership with the SolidBlock trading platform. According to the press release, the cost of the apartments starts at $10.3 M or the equivalent in crypto. Arte explained the decision to...

Metis DAO

Metis DAO will host IDO on the Ignition platform

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The IDO (Initial DEX Offering) of the Metis DAO project will be held on the Ignition platform from PAID Network in a lottery format. Investors need to register on the token sale page before May 8, 07:00 (Moscow time). Ignition will award lottery tickets for every 1000 PAID tokens in the Metamask...

Cardano Ethereum Classic

Cardano and Ethereum Classic Hit New All-Time Highs

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While Bitcoin price continues to be far from the previous all-time high, altcoin season is going on. BTC dominance index fell at 44,85%. Along with this, most altcoins are seeing noticeable price growths. Within the previous 12 hours, two of them, Cardano (ADA) and Ethereum Classic (ETC) hit new...

Bitmain

Bitmain orders 5nm chips for its ASIC miners

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ASIC miner manufacturer Bitmain has placed an order with Taiwanese TSMC for 5nm chips for its hardware. It is reported by Tom’s Hardware. TSMC plans to start production in the third quarter of 2021 and significantly increase production for Bitmain in the first quarter of 2022. TSMC N5...

Square Bitcoin revenue

Square's BTC Revenue Grew 11 Times

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On May 6, American financial services and digital payments company Square released a shareholder letter for the first quarter of this year. As the paper shows, Square's P2P payment solution Cash App generated $3.51 B of BTC revenue during Q1, 2021. For the same interval of the previous year,...

XRP sales increased

XRP Sales Grew by 97% in the Q1

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Ripple Lab's native cryptocurrency XRP has seen a 97% sales growth in the first quarter of this year. On May 6, Ripple released the company's market report for Q1 which shows that the entire sales net of the token's trades reached $150.34 M compared to the Q4 2020 when it was $76.27 M. XRP's sales...

Amazon

Amazon offers cloud mining services for Chia

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Tech giant Amazon has unveiled the Chia cryptocurrency mining solution on its cloud computing platform Amazon Web Services (AWS). In a quick guide, the company talks about the specifics of mining Chia and offers several options for using their cloud system for these purposes: Compute resources of...

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