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Ethereum

Ether hashrate drops 20% due to shutdown of Chinese miners

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Bitcoin miners are not the only ones suffering from repression in China. Forced to suspend equipment and those pools that provide the computing power of the Ethereum network. Over the past two weeks, there has been a rapid decline in the ETH hashrate. An important development was the recent...

Virus

Miner virus is entering devices through pirated games

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The Avast antivirus development team has detected malicious software that penetrates the victim's computer and other devices through pirated games. The Crackonosh virus infiltrates the equipment and starts using its power for hidden mining (cryptojacking). Earlier it was reported that most often...

Elon Musk about Shiba Inu

Elon Musk Tweets About Shiba Inu. The Coin's Price Surges

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who frequently mentions cryptocurrencies in his Tweets, posted about the meme coin Shiba Inu (SHIB). On June 25, he wrote he's going to name his SHIB "Floki". My Shiba Inu will be named Floki— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 25, 2021...

JP Morgan

JPMorgan does not rule out the fall of bitcoin to $ 25,000

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The cryptocurrency market is still dominated by bearish sentiment. The risks of a new Bitcoin rollback periodically increase according to a study by JPMorgan investment bank analysts. They do not exclude that the result of the negative trend that we have been observing over the past few weeks will...

Vinnik

The court in Paris upheld the verdict to Vinnik

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The Paris Court of Appeal confirmed the decision of the first instance to imprison Russian citizen Alexander Vinnik for five years. Citing Vinnik's lawyer Frederic Belo, the defense plans to file a cassation appeal. According to Belo, the court made a "lazy decision" without understanding...

Sam Bankman-Fried about the BTC price

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Talked About the BTC price

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Crypto billionaire, the founder of the exchange FTX, Sam Bankman-Fried, expressed his views about the future price of Bitcoin during a recent interview with Yahoo Finance. He is sure the crypto trading trend came to stay. Sam Bankman-Fried said he would be surprised if there wasn't at least one...

El Salvador

El Salvador's officials will distribute citizens $30 in BTC

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In early June, the El Salvadorian parliament supported the president's initiative and passed a law to legalize bitcoin. The country's authorities went even further and promised each citizen to transfer $ 30 in BTC. However, to do this, the person needs to install an official Bitcoin transaction...

Gemini Green Bitcoin

Gemini Trust Purchased About $4 M to Offset Carbon Emissions

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Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss's crypto platform Gemini Trust traded nearly $4 M in credits to help offset the carbon impact of the BTC it holds in custody. On June 24, the exchange released a blog post about the undertaking "Gemini Green" informing about a $4 M contribution to the...

Upbit

Bitcoin exchange Upbit accused of patent infringement

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Upbit, one of South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has faced a lawsuit filed by a university foundation for infringement of intellectual property rights. The Seoul University-Industry Cooperation Foundation claims that the trading platform infringed a patent on its “Secure...

Mike Novogratz

Mike Novogratz urges not to pay attention to the fall of BTC

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Galaxy Digital billionaire and founder Mike Novogratz believes that there is no reason to panic, and Bitcoin will surely win back after a painful fall. The businessman expressed such a forecast in an interview with Bloomberg and once again reiterated that BTC and other digital currencies are the...

Central Bank

CB of Israel has used Ethereum technology in tests with CBDC

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Israel has adapted Ethereum blockchain technology for a pilot project to study the central bank's digital currency (CBDC). During the experiment, the IT department of the Bank of Israel created digital wallets through which employees can transfer "virtual shekels" to each other. No real...

Bitcoin

Two businessmen with $3.5B BTC disappeared in South Africa

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The two brothers who founded the South African company Africrypt disappeared with bitcoins totaling up to $ 3.5 billion. As Bloomberg clarifies, businessmen disappeared along with 69,000 BTC. Back in April, one of the brothers, Amir Kaji, announced that his crypto company had been hacked. After...

John McAfee died

John McAfee Died in Prison at the Age of 75

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On June 23, computer programmer John McAfee was found dead in prison after the judge approved the US request for his extradition. The news was reported by the Spanish media. Spain’s justice department stated that all factors point there must have been committed...

Israel

Israel announced the start of testing its token

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The Bank of Israel told about the beginning of testing the digital shekel. As the deputy head of the Central Bank Andrew Abir noted, the national digital currency (CBDC) will be issued only by the regulator. All operations with such a tool will become as transparent as possible. Testing is already...

El Salvador

El Salvador required to repeal law on legalization of BTC

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In early June this year, the El Salvadorian parliament supported a bill recognizing bitcoin (BTC) as a legal tender. The adoption of such a document was initiated by the country's President Nayib Bukele. However, local opposition forces spoke out categorically against this law coming into force on...

Lawsuit

Fireblocks sued for alleged loss of 38,178 ETH

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Swiss staking platform StakeHound has blamed the loss of funds for institutional-focused infrastructure company Fireblocks. The lawsuit was filed in the Tel Aviv District Court. Founded in 2017, Fireblocks used multi-party computation (MPC) to store private keys. To improve security, she provided...

BTC

Open interest in bitcoin futures fell by almost 60%

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The fall of the crypto market in May and June provoked panic in the camp of institutional investors. A study by Arcane Research says that open interest in bitcoin futures is now $ 11.3 billion, down 59% from mid-April. We will remind, on April 13, it reached $ 27.3 billion. Analysts stressed that...

BTC mining China Kazakhstan

After Clampdown, Chinese Mining Companies Move to Kazakhstan

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Crypto mining businesses in China are considering alternatives after the government banned their activities. A leading cryptocurrency mining enterprise BIT Mining is moving the equipment to Kazakhstan. The first stack consisting of 320 pieces of equipment with a technical total hash rate potential...

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