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YouTuber Adjusted His Nintengo Game Boy For BTC Mining

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A Youtuber with the nickname “stacksmashing” shared a video on March 27, where he converts his 30 years old 8-bit handheld video game console into a mining device for Bitcoin. Nintengo Game Boy was initially an electronic device for outputting a video signal or image to illustrate a video...

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In 2021 Iridium is better than Bitcoin

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One of the rarest metals, iridium, has risen in price by 131% since the beginning of the year, ahead of bitcoin, which added 85% in price. A byproduct of platinum and palladium mining, the metal trades at $ 6,000 an ounce. At the beginning of the year, quotes were slightly below $ 2,600. The rally...

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British fraudster ordered to pay a fine for stealing BTCs

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UK citizens will pay $ 571 million for cryptocurrency fraud. The corresponding decision was made this week by the New York District Court. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) initiated the lawsuit. According to the American regulator, a resident of Manchester, Benjamin Reynolds,...

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The Weeknd Mentioned NFTs in His Tweet

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Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer the Weeknd made a vague post on his Twitter account saying his new track living in NFT space is expected soon. The Weeknd didn't disclose more details. new song living in NFT space. coming soon...— The Weeknd (@theweeknd) March 26, 2021 ...

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New Zealand pension fund invests 5% of assets in Bitcoin

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NZ Funds Management's voluntary retirement growth fund in New Zealand has invested 5% of its $ 350 million in BTC. In October 2020, the company amended the investment declarations of the funds to invest in cryptocurrencies. Chief investment strategist James Grigor does not exclude the possibility...

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Traders bet on bitcoin growth to $80,000

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Bullish sentiments still dominate in the camp of crypto traders. This is evidenced by the data of the derivative crypto exchange Deribit, whose users are launching options on bitcoin with a strike price of up to $ 80,000. The terms of such contracts will end on April 30. March Bitcoin Options...

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The Number of BTC Addresses With 1 Coin or Less Is Growing

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Data provided by blockchain analytics firm Glassnode shows that the number of addresses having one Bitcoin or less now is 5.20% of the entire supply of the cryptocurrency. After hitting tops of around $1.83 Trillion, the market capitalization of Bitcoin fell. At the moment it states at around $989...

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Ether is trying to stay above $1600

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Along with bitcoin, ether (ETH) also suffered heavy losses in the middle of this week. The largest altcoin fell to $ 1,529 the day before, after which it was able to rebound above $ 1,600. On the night of Friday, March 26, the ETH rate rose to $ 1612. Cryptocurrency capitalization is just over $...

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Litecoin is on the verge of leaving the top ten cryptos

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Litecoin (LTC) traded at its highest levels in mid-February since early spring 2018. The coin reached $ 231, but could not hold on to the conquered positions. On Friday, March 26, the LTC rate fell another half a percent to $ 176. Litecoin's capitalization fell to $ 11.816 billion. Altcoin dropped...

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Japan Will Start to Test Its CBDC Functions in April

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Today, March 26 the Bank of Japan published an announcement on behalf of the executive director UCHIDA Shinichi concerning the country's CBDC. The Bank informed it will begin to test the implementation and main functions of its digital currency from April 2021. There was established Liaison and...

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TikTok user plans to sell his video as an NFT

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American Nathan Apodaca, the author of the longboard TikTok to the song Dreams by Fleetwood Mac, put his viral video up for auction in the form of a non-fungible token (NFT). Due to copyright issues, the video is sold without background music. The video will also smear the label on the bottle of...

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Bitcoin exchange Coinbase posts 10 jobs in India

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Bitcoin exchange Coinbase plans to open an office in the Indian city of Hyderabad, despite a possible cryptocurrency ban in the country. Coinbase has more than 10 job openings in India, according to Linkedin. According to a blog post, the company is looking for employees for software development,...

New York Times

The New York Times put up NFT column for sale in form of NFT

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New York Times journalist Kevin Roose has put up his new column on non-fungible tokens (NFT) in the form of NFT for sale. At the time of this writing, there are 7 hours left until the end of the auction on the Foundation marketplace. The highest rate is 21 ETH (about $ 33,600 at the exchange rate...

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Fidelity Requested for a Bitcoin ETF

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On March 24, Boston-based major financial institution Fidelity Investments submitted documents with the SEC to get authorization to issue its BTC exchange traded fund. The ETF which will enable betting on the price of BTC without buying or storing the coin will operate under the name Wise Origin...

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CBOE may re-launch Bitcoin futures trading

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The leadership of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) may soon resume trading in Bitcoin futures. This was announced by the CEO of the exchange Ed Tilly. He told reporters that the marketplace is interested in attracting institutional investors. The demand for crypto-focused products has been...

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Goldman Sachs Files for ETF-Linked Notes With Access to BTC

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Major financial institution Goldman Sachs submitted papers with the U.S. SEC for an investment output that will allow indirect exposure to BTC. The due date is March 26, 2026. Goldman Sachs' project will run with the name "Autocallable Contingent Coupon Coupon ETF-Linked Notes". It traces...

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Lolli Bitcoin Cashback Platform Raises $5M Investment

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Lolli raised $ 5 million in a preliminary round of Series A funding, led by Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanyan's Seven Seven Six venture capital fund and Night Media. Among the investors are tennis stars Serena Williams, Ohanian's wife, Serena Ventures. “I am delighted to announce my investment in...

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CNBC TV presenter made good money on investments in bitcoin

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CNBC presenter Jim Cramer presents the camp of the so-called "bitcoin bulls". During a conversation with Morgan Creek co-founder Anthony Pompliano, the journalist stated that he made "a ton of money" on the rise of BTC. Cramer thanked Pompliano for persuading him to invest in...

Cryptocurrency came to us in 2009 and became a twofold phenomenon. Many think these assets will bring freedom to the traditional financial system: many suppose they can give opportunities to scammers and fraud. But no matter what, everyone understands that crypto has become a serious game-changer in world economics.

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