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Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

With the launch of CME’s Ethereum futures contract imminent, what can we expect from the Ether price?

Ether Fund by 3iQ to Launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange Tomorrow, $75M Already Raised

Ether Fund by 3iQ to Launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange Tomorrow, $75M Already Raised

3iQ, a digital asset manager based in Canada, will list the Ether Fund tomorrow.

OKEx Adds Ether Options to Help Crypto Traders Exploit Market Volatility

OKEx Adds Ether Options to Help Crypto Traders Exploit Market Volatility

Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced that it is adding two new services to its platform. The Malta-based exchange launched its ETH (Ether) options contracts on June 4. The exchange also announced that it will launch the EOS/USD options on June 18. The company also stated that they have placed 1000 Ether in the Ether options insurance funds to prevent any possible clawback. The exchange is one of the largest cryptocurrency trading and derivative platforms.

Ether Price Keeps Rising to ATH, What’s Fueling the Ethereum Surge?

Ether Price Keeps Rising to ATH, What’s Fueling the Ethereum Surge?

Ethereum keeps rising higher hitting a new all-time high of $1,689 according to CoinMarketCap. Where will Ether go from here and what’s fueling the surge?

Swiss SIX Exchange Launches Bitcoin and Ether Exchange-Traded Product

Swiss SIX Exchange Launches Bitcoin and Ether Exchange-Traded Product

Fintech firm, Amun and crypto custodian Bitcoin Suisse and announced today of the launch of its Swiss Franc denominated Amun Bitcoin Suisse BTC/ETH exchange-traded product (ETP). This ETP, a combination of Bitcoin and Ether, has gone live on the Swiss stock exchange, SIX.

UK Financial Conduct Authority: We Will Not Regulate Bitcoin and Ether

UK Financial Conduct Authority: We Will Not Regulate Bitcoin and Ether

The British Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has confirmed that they will not be regulating cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ether as it falls out of their perimeter.

Hackers Hungry for Bitcoin and Ether Target Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Hackers Hungry for Bitcoin and Ether Target Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency hackers seized the social media account of India Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, in an effort to secure Bitcoin and Ether funds.

Ether Surges Ahead of Bitcoin and Sets the Record for 2020

Ether Surges Ahead of Bitcoin and Sets the Record for 2020

Ether underwent a 20% surge, and the increase in pricing can be attributed to the rising popularity of DeFi applications and the resulting number of dividends pay-outs.

Ripple CTO Regrets Selling Ether for $1 Each, Missed Out on Millions as ETH Looking Bullish

Ripple CTO Regrets Selling Ether for $1 Each, Missed Out on Millions as ETH Looking Bullish

Ripple chief technical officer (CTO) David Schwartz disclosed that he previously had 40,000 Ether in his possession, but that he liquidated it in 2012.

Total Value of Ethereum in ETH 2.0 Tops 3 Million Ether

Total Value of Ethereum in ETH 2.0 Tops 3 Million Ether

The total value of Ethereum locked in Ethereum 2.0 tops 3 million Ether and currently pegged at 3,000,034 ETH.

Ethereum’s Bull Run to Continue as Massive Balance of Ether Moved Off of Exchanges for ETH 2.0 Staking

Ethereum’s Bull Run to Continue as Massive Balance of Ether Moved Off of Exchanges for ETH 2.0 Staking

As Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0 is nearing its launch, the Ethereum community has locked up more than $13 million of Ether in the network in 24 hours.

Ethereum Could be Bigger Than Bitcoin by Market Cap in 10 Years, says Raoul Pal

Ethereum Could be Bigger Than Bitcoin by Market Cap in 10 Years, says Raoul Pal

Although Pal still believes that Bitcoin is the perfect collateral layer, he believes Ethereum may overtake Bitcoin by market cap in 10 years.

Crowd Sentiment towards Crypto Turns Bearish as Inflation Data Looms

Crowd Sentiment towards Crypto Turns Bearish as Inflation Data Looms

The crypto market has not yet been able to find the right footing based on tightened macroeconomic factors and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

The Merge Begins, ETH’s Weekly Social Engagements Increase by 53%

The Merge Begins, ETH’s Weekly Social Engagements Increase by 53%

The much-anticipated Ethereum merge is set to see the light of day begins, ETH’s weekly social engagements increased by 53%.

Ethereum 2.0’s Launch Is 2 Weeks Away, but Only 18% of ETH Has Been Staked

Ethereum 2.0’s Launch Is 2 Weeks Away, but Only 18% of ETH Has Been Staked

With Ethereum 2.0’s first phase (Phase 0) set to launch on December 1, it appears that there is still a lot of Ether (ETH) missing for the upgrade to happen.

Singapore Exchange Launches SGX iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index with CryptoCompare

Singapore Exchange Launches SGX iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index with CryptoCompare

Singapore Exchange (SGX) will launch crypto indices—the iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index.

Ethereum Releases Validator Launchpad for ETH 2.0 Testnet

Ethereum Releases Validator Launchpad for ETH 2.0 Testnet

Ethereum software developers finally released the validator launchpad for ETH 2.0, which enabled users to participate in the testnet’s Proof-of-Stake.

Bitcoin Surges Past $20,000, Ether Bounces As USD Weakens

Bitcoin Surges Past $20,000, Ether Bounces As USD Weakens

Bitcoin surged on Tuesday breaking back above the $20,000 level while major altcoins led by Ether rose on a positive market upturn as the US dollar fell.

Opinion: Why the Ethereum Merge will be a game-changer for DeFi?

Opinion: Why the Ethereum Merge will be a game-changer for DeFi?

Ethereum’s upgrade from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake is about long-term value creation, not short-term price movement, argues Coins.ph CEO Wei Zhou.

TempleDAO Hacker Moves Stolen Funds to Sanctioned Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash

TempleDAO Hacker Moves Stolen Funds to Sanctioned Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash

According to data from block explorer, Etherscan, the attacker of the TempleDAO hack, has moved the funds stolen via the recently sanctioned crypto mixer, Tornado Cash.

B Squared Network Announces Seed Investments by HashKey Capital, OKX Ventures, IDG Capital

B Squared Network Announces Seed Investments by HashKey Capital, OKX Ventures, IDG Capital

B² Network secures significant seed investments from top venture capitals for its innovative Bitcoin Layer 2 solutions, aiming to transform Bitcoin's utility and adoption in the crypto ecosystem.

US Lawmaker Mike Collins' $65K Ethereum Investments: Navigating Ethics and Market Dynamics

US Lawmaker Mike Collins' $65K Ethereum Investments: Navigating Ethics and Market Dynamics

Rep. Mike Collins discloses purchasing up to $65,000 in Ethereum in early 2024, amid market surges and political events. His actions, while legal under the STOCK Act, raise questions about ethical implications and the need for stricter regulations in lawmakers' digital asset investments.

Vitalik Buterin Explores Ethereum Protocol Enhancement Strategies

Vitalik Buterin Explores Ethereum Protocol Enhancement Strategies

Ethereum's co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, reflects on Ethereum's protocol enhancement strategies in a recent blog post, weighing the merits of a minimalistic approach versus enshrining more features into the core protocol to address various user needs and system efficiencies. The discussion encompasses account abstraction challenges, the shift towards enshrinement, and the exploration of specific enshrinement targets like ZK-EVMs, proposer-builder separation, private mempools, liquid staking, and precompiles.

Crypto Exchange Coinsmart Announces Donations for Ukrainian Humanitarian Crisis

Crypto Exchange Coinsmart Announces Donations for Ukrainian Humanitarian Crisis

Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange CoinSmart announced it would donate aid for the emergency humanitarian crisis in Ukraine to help Ukrainian refugees.

Google Cloud and Polygon Labs partner for Ethereum scaling

Google Cloud and Polygon Labs partner for Ethereum scaling

Google Cloud will provide framework and developer tools to aid Polygon Labs’ Ethereum scaling protocol. The partnership aims to streamline developer integration for decentralized applications on Polygon.

Is the Crypto Market about to Burst? Mark Cuban Compares Crypto Downtrend to Internet Stock Bubble

Is the Crypto Market about to Burst? Mark Cuban Compares Crypto Downtrend to Internet Stock Bubble

Shark Tank investor Mark Cuban says that the current crypto market is similar to the internet stock bubble of 1990 but that BTC and ETH will thrive regardless.

Top Brazilian Investment Broker to Roll Out Crypto Trading Services in August

Top Brazilian Investment Broker to Roll Out Crypto Trading Services in August

XP Inc., a leading Brazilian investment brokerage firm, plans to establish a crypto trading platform by mid-August, offering Bitcoin and Ethereum trading at the early stage.

Arbitrum One Achieves a Historic $10 Billion TVL Milestone

Arbitrum One Achieves a Historic $10 Billion TVL Milestone

Arbitrum One's recent surge to a $10.22 billion TVL not only marks a major milestone for Ethereum Layer 2 networks but also highlights its growing acceptance and diverse asset portfolio, following a substantial funding journey and robust technology development.

Snowtrace to End Etherscan-Powered Service by Nov 30

Snowtrace to End Etherscan-Powered Service by Nov 30

Snowtrace.io, a blockchain explorer for Avalanche C-Chain, will discontinue its Etherscan-powered explorer on November 30, 2023, due to high EaaS service costs. Users are advised to backup data and Ava Labs suggests a better solution transition.

Why 74% of Chinese Crypto Miners Are Having Difficulty Paying Their Electricity Bills

Why 74% of Chinese Crypto Miners Are Having Difficulty Paying Their Electricity Bills

Crackdown on money laundering and fraud in the Chinese crypto space has seen cryptocurrency miners pay the price, as cards linked to crypto have been frozen.

Germany’s Deutsche Telekom Rolls Out Ethereum Validator Node, Staking Support

Germany’s Deutsche Telekom Rolls Out Ethereum Validator Node, Staking Support

Deutsche Telekom is the latest institution to offer Ethereum staking services to its customers.

Instagram Influencers Sued by Investors for Falsely Promoting Crypto Tokens

Instagram Influencers Sued by Investors for Falsely Promoting Crypto Tokens

Instagram influencers Kim Kardashian and American boxer Floyd Mayweather have been sued by investors accusing celebrities of falsely promoting crypto tokens to mislead investors.

Ripple XRP’s Skyrocketing Price Performance Is Attributed to One Key Factor, Says Blockchain Analytics

Ripple XRP’s Skyrocketing Price Performance Is Attributed to One Key Factor, Says Blockchain Analytics

XRP is all the rage lately, making headlines due to its relentless surge. Now, its price has pulled back slightly, but Ripple has made its mark. Here's why.

Ethereum Improvement Proposal 4844 Implementor Call: Deneb API Versioning, Execution Header Updates, and Devnet 6 Planning

Ethereum Improvement Proposal 4844 Implementor Call: Deneb API Versioning, Execution Header Updates, and Devnet 6 Planning

Terence.eth, a well-known Ethereum Community Developer, shared significant updates following the recent Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) 4844 implementor call.

Burnt Ether Tops 1 Million ETH as Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Break the Record

Burnt Ether Tops 1 Million ETH as Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Break the Record

Ethereum has been making notable strides in terms of burnt Ether after crossing the 1 million ETH mark.

Ethereum’s Price Surges to 31-Month High as ETH Whales Continue to Accumulate, Is $800 Next?

Ethereum’s Price Surges to 31-Month High as ETH Whales Continue to Accumulate, Is $800 Next?

Ethereum has recently been trading steadily above $700, and even surged above $750, hitting a 31-month high.

Ethereum to Undergo 4 Phases to Tackle the Scalability Issue after Merge

Ethereum to Undergo 4 Phases to Tackle the Scalability Issue after Merge

Since the Merge is the first step toward solving the scalability trilemma, Ethereum will have to undergo four more steps to solve this issue.

Is Blockchain’s Immutability the Holy Grail for Logistics?

Is Blockchain’s Immutability the Holy Grail for Logistics?

The logistics industry can leverage on blockchain’s immutability in propelling order tracking, administrative efficiency, and dispute resolution.

Which Cryptocurrency Was Most Correlated to Rest of the Crypto Market In 2019?

Which Cryptocurrency Was Most Correlated to Rest of the Crypto Market In 2019?

Find out which cryptocurrency was most correlated to the majority of the crypto market in 2019.

Number of Ethereum Addresses Holding at Least 100 Coins Plunges as Chinese Clampdown Looms

Number of Ethereum Addresses Holding at Least 100 Coins Plunges as Chinese Clampdown Looms

Ethereum on-chain metrics are on the decline as China's clampdown looms.

Ethereum Price Gains 45% in 24 hours, What’s Driving the ETH Price Rally?

Ethereum Price Gains 45% in 24 hours, What’s Driving the ETH Price Rally?

The Ethereum price has made its largest single-day price gain in the crypto’s history, surging 45% in the last 24 hours, but what is behind the ETH price rally?

ProShares to Launch First Ether ETF and Blended Crypto Funds

ProShares to Launch First Ether ETF and Blended Crypto Funds

ProShares is set to launch the first-ever ETF focused on ether, along with two blended ETFs that offer exposure to both bitcoin and ether, on October 2, 2023. These new ETFs aim to provide a more accessible and regulated avenue for investors to gain exposure to cryptocurrencies, without the need for a separate crypto custodian or wallet.

J.P. Morgan’s Blockchain Quorum Acquired by ConsenSys, Taking Enterprise Ethereum to the Next Level

J.P. Morgan’s Blockchain Quorum Acquired by ConsenSys, Taking Enterprise Ethereum to the Next Level

ConsenSys’ existing protocol engineering roadmap will be merged with Quorum, where the blockchain firm will be able to leverage both codebases.

Coinbase and Circle Add Algorand Blockchain to Multi-Chain USDC Stablecoin Framework—Faster than Ethereum

Coinbase and Circle Add Algorand Blockchain to Multi-Chain USDC Stablecoin Framework—Faster than Ethereum

Coinbase and Circle Centre Consortium have expanded USDC from Ethereum to Algorand’s blockchain as part of its multi-chain USDC framework.

Market Slips Into a Bear Motion, Fate in The Merge of ETH Might Reboot Positive Sentiment

Market Slips Into a Bear Motion, Fate in The Merge of ETH Might Reboot Positive Sentiment

The expectation of embracing upcoming upgrades of Ethereum will also spread out to other altcoins even though the coin’s successes will be a way of demarketing the offerings of the so-called “Ethereum Killers”.

ARK Invest CEO says Bitcoin Is a "Much Bigger Idea than Apple or Amazon" as Crypto Gains More Recognition

ARK Invest CEO says Bitcoin Is a "Much Bigger Idea than Apple or Amazon" as Crypto Gains More Recognition

Cathie Wood, the CEO of Ark Invest who made a bullish prediction on Tesla when Wall Street was skeptic, has made yet another one – and it’s on Bitcoin.

$136M Inflow into Crypto Assets, Bitcoin Remains Preferred Choice

$136M Inflow into Crypto Assets, Bitcoin Remains Preferred Choice

In the latest update from CoinShares, digital asset investment products have seen a significant inflow of $136 million in the past week. This surge marks the third consecutive week of inflows, totaling $470 million, effectively offsetting the outflows observed in the preceding nine weeks.

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Mocks Ripple and XRP, but is ETH 2.0 next on SEC's List?

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Mocks Ripple and XRP, but is ETH 2.0 next on SEC's List?

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin mocks Ripple's XRP as fights the SEC, but with the recent ETH 2.0 upgrade to POS it may not be long before the SEC reclassify ETH as security.

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Hits ATH as Investments Heightens

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Hits ATH as Investments Heightens

More investments continue trickling into Ethereum 2.0 deposit contract, given that the number of staked ETH is scaling the heights.

Aave Outpaces Market with 9% Growth in Q2 2023, Launches GHO Stablecoin

Aave Outpaces Market with 9% Growth in Q2 2023, Launches GHO Stablecoin

ave's Q2 2023 report shows a 9% growth in total value supplied, outpacing the market. Key developments include the launch of GHO stablecoin, a rise in stETH deposits, and the anticipated release of Portals.

One Whale Trades Majority of Ethereum for Bitcoin

One Whale Trades Majority of Ethereum for Bitcoin

A crypto whale traded 5,500 Ethereum for 344.1 Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC), valued at $8.85 million, diversifying its portfolio. The whale purchased these 6,541 Ethereum on September 9, 2023, at an average price of $1,630, totaling 10.66 million USDC. The transaction demonstrates strategic planning and market understanding.

The Number of Ethereum Transfers Hit a Monthly Low

The Number of Ethereum Transfers Hit a Monthly Low

The number of Ethereum (ETH) transfers has dwindled hitting a 1-month low of 24,471.607, as acknowledged by on-chain metrics provider Glassnode.

ENS Has Generated Approximately $20M in Revenue Since Launch

ENS Has Generated Approximately $20M in Revenue Since Launch

The diversification of the Ethereum network has created many use cases like the Ethereum Name Service (ENS).

Ethereum’s Perpetual Swaps Open Interest Tops $8B for the First Time Since May

Ethereum’s Perpetual Swaps Open Interest Tops $8B for the First Time Since May

Ethereum’s open interest continues to be correlated with its price, as acknowledged by data analytic firm IntoTheBlock.

CME Group to Launch the Micro Ether Futures Product for Retail and Institutional Investors

CME Group to Launch the Micro Ether Futures Product for Retail and Institutional Investors

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) is set to launch a Micro Ether Futures (MEF) product in a bid to expand its crypto derivatives offerings.

What is Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin’s Net Worth?

What is Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin’s Net Worth?

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin’s net worth must be growing as the eth price continues to surge gaining more than 7% in the last 24 hours.

Hong Kong-Based OSL Digital Securities Receives License Uplift to Enable Retail Trading of Bitcoin and Ethereum

Hong Kong-Based OSL Digital Securities Receives License Uplift to Enable Retail Trading of Bitcoin and Ethereum

OSL Digital Securities Limited ("OSL Digital Securities"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of BC Technology Group Limited (Stock Code: 863), has been granted an uplift to its existing license by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong.

Ethereum, Cardano and Other Altcoins Slandered by Blockstream CEO as Ponzi Schemes

Ethereum, Cardano and Other Altcoins Slandered by Blockstream CEO as Ponzi Schemes

Blockstream CEO Adam Back publicly stated that Ethereum and other altcoins were Ponzi schemes, angering Ethereum co-founders Vitalik Buterin and Charles Hoskinson.

7,500 Ether Stolen from Uniswap in Phishing Attack

7,500 Ether Stolen from Uniswap in Phishing Attack

The hacker stole 7,500 ether from a wallet said to be a liquidity provider on the Uniswap decentralized exchange.

Crypto Whales Taking Wait-and-See Approach

Crypto Whales Taking Wait-and-See Approach

Based on hiked interest rates and the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, crypto whales have shown signs of caution, given that their transaction volumes have been dwindling.

Tether's Bitcoin Mining Site in Latin America Plans to Start Operations in a Few Weeks

Tether's Bitcoin Mining Site in Latin America Plans to Start Operations in a Few Weeks

Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Tether and Bitfinex, confirmed the authenticity of a photo of a container bearing the "Tether Energy" logo, confirming it was a depiction of a control room at a Latin American site nearing completion. Ardoino also shared a 3D design of the site.

6 Reasons Why Ethereum Price is Surging

6 Reasons Why Ethereum Price is Surging

Ethereum is entering new realms of price discovery - here are six reasons why Ethereum is showing significant strength at the outset of 2021 and the ETH price continues to rise.

Top 10 Dapps on Ethereum Network Surpass 1 Million Daily Users

Top 10 Dapps on Ethereum Network Surpass 1 Million Daily Users

The top 10 decentralized applications on the Ethereum network have hit 1,017,760 daily active wallet users, according to data analytics company DappRadar.

Altcoins Plunge as Bitcoin Sees Massive Retracement, Analyst says Altseason Could Outperform BTC

Altcoins Plunge as Bitcoin Sees Massive Retracement, Analyst says Altseason Could Outperform BTC

The world’s largest cryptocurrency has seen a steep plunge of 13.2% in the past 24 hours, but has managed to hold above the $33,000 level.

Ethereum Breaks Past $1000, Triggering a Spike in ETH Gas Prices

Ethereum Breaks Past $1000, Triggering a Spike in ETH Gas Prices

Ethereum has surged past $1000, following Bitcoin’s footsteps to wrap up 2020 nicely.

Crypto Trends: Weekly Inflows and Outflows in Altcoins, North American Markets, and Investment Products

Crypto Trends: Weekly Inflows and Outflows in Altcoins, North American Markets, and Investment Products

Altcoins saw $3M in weekly inflows; North America had $11B outflows. Digital asset products had minor withdrawals of $21M, with Bitcoin trading at $16B.

Non-Zero ETH Addresses Hit ATH, Ethereum Overtooks Visa in Trading Volume in 2021

Non-Zero ETH Addresses Hit ATH, Ethereum Overtooks Visa in Trading Volume in 2021

Despite the crypto market limping based on massive liquidations, more participants continue joining the Ethereum network.

Paxful Crypto Peer-to-Peer Marketplace Expands Beyond Bitcoin with Tether USDT Stablecoin

Paxful Crypto Peer-to-Peer Marketplace Expands Beyond Bitcoin with Tether USDT Stablecoin

Paxful, the leading peer-to-peer Bitcoin trading platform, announced that it will be adding stablecoin Tether to its crypto payment options.

Has the DeFi Bubble Burst? Top DeFi Tokens Crash by 50%

Has the DeFi Bubble Burst? Top DeFi Tokens Crash by 50%

The decentralized finance (DeFi) industry appears to be crashing, with DeFi tokens plummeting and dropping by 50% and more over the past seven days.

Circle Launches Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol for USDC

Circle Launches Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol for USDC

Circle has released a mainnet protocol allowing users to transfer USDC between Ethereum and Avalanche. The Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol (CCTP) eliminates the need for USDC bridges and aims to reduce fragmentation in the Web3 ecosystem.

Ethereum’s Sentiment on Twitter Becomes Extremely Positive as DeFi’s Value Tops $80B

Ethereum’s Sentiment on Twitter Becomes Extremely Positive as DeFi’s Value Tops $80B

The Ethereum (ETH) network has been experiencing an uptick in activities and this made crowd sentiment on Twitter extremely positive, as disclosed by Data analytic firm IntoTheBlock.

Total ETH Burned Tops the 2M Token Benchmark Worth Over $5B

Total ETH Burned Tops the 2M Token Benchmark Worth Over $5B

Since the London Hardfork went live in August last year, the Ethereum network and its underlying token have been operating as a deflationary protocol.

Ethereum Settled Transactions Worth $1.5 Trillion in Q1 of 2021

Ethereum Settled Transactions Worth $1.5 Trillion in Q1 of 2021

The Ethereum network settled more transactions in the first quarter of 2021 than it did in 2020.

BOCI and UBS Partner to Issue First Tokenized Security in Hong Kong

BOCI and UBS Partner to Issue First Tokenized Security in Hong Kong

BOCI, a leading Chinese financial institution, has issued the first tokenized security in Hong Kong, reaching a milestone in digital finance.

Uniswap’s UNI Becomes a Top 10 DeFi Token After a Day, Driving Ethereum Transaction Fees to an All-Time High

Uniswap’s UNI Becomes a Top 10 DeFi Token After a Day, Driving Ethereum Transaction Fees to an All-Time High

Uniswap recently launched its own governance token UNI, and since its launch, Ethereum’s transaction fees have reached new highs.

Ethereum Classic Receives $10m Capital Boost from AntPool

Ethereum Classic Receives $10m Capital Boost from AntPool

Layer-1 blockchain protocol, Ethereum Classic has received a new $10 million capital boost for its ecosystem as announced by AntPool, the mining pool offshoot of Bitmain.

June 1: Sell in May Postponed to Sell in June?

June 1: Sell in May Postponed to Sell in June?

For the past few weeks, there have been quite a bit of talk/shill/promoting of ETH and I think largely driven by a combination of factors that I've described earlier (i.e. growing daily active addresses, more than 60 bil gas being used, $7bn in stablecoins and Greyscale's ETH demand). Other protocol tokens such as Cardano, Zilliqa and NEO also followed the ETH move, albeit less exaggerated.

Ethereum Whales Continue Ramping up, Despite Price Slip Below $4,000

Ethereum Whales Continue Ramping up, Despite Price Slip Below $4,000

Active whales in Ethereum (ETH) have taken advantage of the retracement happening in the market by accumulating more coins.

U.S. Justice Department Seizes $9M in Crypto from Romance Scam Ring

U.S. Justice Department Seizes $9M in Crypto from Romance Scam Ring

The U.S. Justice Department successfully seizes $9M in crypto from a scam ring targeting over 70 victims, showcasing the government's commitment to combating cyber-enabled financial fraud.

DBS Bank To Launch Its Crypto Exchange for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

DBS Bank To Launch Its Crypto Exchange for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

Singaporean multinational banking and financial services firm DBS Bank Ltd. has confirmed that it will be launching its digital asset exchange next week.

Will The Crypto Market Cap Dip Below The $1 Trillion Mark Again?

Will The Crypto Market Cap Dip Below The $1 Trillion Mark Again?

The crypto market is seeing yet another crash with BTC, ETH, BNB leading the crash. The crypto market cap is crumbling from this dump-offs.

Etherscan Acquired Solana to Enhance Services and Ensure Fair Blockchain Data Access

Etherscan Acquired Solana to Enhance Services and Ensure Fair Blockchain Data Access

Etherscan's acquisition of Solscan marks a strategic expansion in blockchain exploration, promising enhanced services, innovation, and industry growth.

Hong Kong Customs Arrests Four Men in Alleged $155M Crypto Laundering

Hong Kong Customs Arrests Four Men in Alleged $155M Crypto Laundering

Hong Kong Customs announced Thursday that the authority had dismantled a local cryptocurrency money-laundering syndicate involving HK$1.2 billion ($US 155 million). The operation is considered the first case for the same kind in the city.

Ethereum Will Be Deflationary and Running on Proof-of-Stake by Year-End, says Market Analyst

Ethereum Will Be Deflationary and Running on Proof-of-Stake by Year-End, says Market Analyst

Lark Davis believes that Ethereum will have cemented its status as a deflationary currency and will run on a proof of stake model by the end of 2021.

Wormhole Network Expands its Interoperability by Adding Support for Blast

Wormhole Network Expands its Interoperability by Adding Support for Blast

Wormhole, a leading interoperability platform, now supports Blast, an Ethereum L2 solution offering native yields for ETH and stablecoins.

Ethereum (ETH) Ecosystem Evolves: Staking, DeFi, and Derivative Markets

Ethereum (ETH) Ecosystem Evolves: Staking, DeFi, and Derivative Markets

Insights from the Coinbase x Glassnode Q2 report about the evolution of Ethereum's Ecosystem.

Tether, TON Foundation, and Oobit Join Forces for Seamless Crypto-Payment Solution

Tether, TON Foundation, and Oobit Join Forces for Seamless Crypto-Payment Solution

Tether Operations Limited, Oobit, and TON Foundation collaborate to revolutionize crypto payments, offering a seamless transaction experience.

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Ethereum is focusing on improving its network's permissionlessness and decentralization. The article explores various strategies and technical developments aimed at achieving these goals.

Optimism's Open Source Superchain: A Step Forward for Blockchain Scaling

Optimism's Open Source Superchain: A Step Forward for Blockchain Scaling

Optimism Foundation's CEO discusses the development of an open source blockchain-scaling superchain, aimed at amplifying the capabilities of the Ethereum blockchain network.

Binance Announces Ethereum Network (ETH) Wallet Maintenance

Binance Announces Ethereum Network (ETH) Wallet Maintenance

Binance will perform wallet maintenance for Ethereum network (ETH) on 2024-05-29. Deposits and withdrawals will be suspended.

Record $1bn Inflows in Digital Asset Investment

Record $1bn Inflows in Digital Asset Investment

Digital asset inflows reach a record high of $14.9bn.

Wormhole Introduces Support for Ethereum L2 Network X Layer

Wormhole Introduces Support for Ethereum L2 Network X Layer

Wormhole adds support for X Layer, an Ethereum L2 network, leveraging ZKPs for secure, scalable transactions.

NVIDIA Unveils Spectrum-X Ethernet Platform to Boost Generative AI Performance

NVIDIA Unveils Spectrum-X Ethernet Platform to Boost Generative AI Performance

NVIDIA launches Spectrum-X Ethernet platform, enhancing AI network performance.

Bitfinex to List TAIKO, Native Token of Ethereum Layer-2 Network Taiko

Bitfinex to List TAIKO, Native Token of Ethereum Layer-2 Network Taiko

Bitfinex announces the listing of TAIKO, the native token of Taiko, an Ethereum-based Layer-2 network.

Digital Asset Inflows Hit $2bn in May, Ethereum (ETH) Sees Positive Sentiment Shift

Digital Asset Inflows Hit $2bn in May, Ethereum (ETH) Sees Positive Sentiment Shift

Digital asset funds see $2bn inflows in May, Ethereum sentiment turns positive.

Bitfinex: Taiko (TAIKO) Aims to Revolutionize Ethereum Scalability with ZK-Rollup Technology

Bitfinex: Taiko (TAIKO) Aims to Revolutionize Ethereum Scalability with ZK-Rollup Technology

Taiko (TAIKO) introduces a ZK-Rollup to enhance Ethereum's scalability and reduce transaction fees.

Crypto Market Surges in May with Key Regulatory Approvals

Crypto Market Surges in May with Key Regulatory Approvals

Crypto market up 8.6% in May, driven by favorable regulations.

Galaxy Digital: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades During Latest Consensus Call

Galaxy Digital: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades During Latest Consensus Call

Ethereum developers debated significant upgrades and changes during the recent ACDC call #134.

How to Transfer Funds to Immutable (IMX) zkEVM: Direct Purchase and Ethereum Transfer

How to Transfer Funds to Immutable (IMX) zkEVM: Direct Purchase and Ethereum Transfer

Learn how to get funds onto Immutable (IMX) zkEVM through direct purchase or Ethereum transfer.

Tether Invests $18.75M in XREX Group to Enhance Financial Inclusion

Tether Invests $18.75M in XREX Group to Enhance Financial Inclusion

Tether invests $18.75M in XREX Group to drive financial inclusion in emerging markets.

Ethereum Developers Discuss Pectra and Future Upgrades in ACDE Call #189

Ethereum Developers Discuss Pectra and Future Upgrades in ACDE Call #189

Ethereum developers discuss Pectra upgrade scope, EIP 4444, and future governance in ACDE Call #189.

Binance Integrates Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum

Binance Integrates Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum

Binance has integrated Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum, opening deposits and withdrawals.

Devcon Scholars Program Returns for Devcon Southeast Asia, Aiming to Build a Collaborative Community

Devcon Scholars Program Returns for Devcon Southeast Asia, Aiming to Build a Collaborative Community

The Devcon Scholars Program is back, offering scholarships and community-building opportunities for Devcon SEA 2024.

Dragonfly: Enhanced Vision-Language Model with Multi-Resolution Zoom Launched by Together.ai

Dragonfly: Enhanced Vision-Language Model with Multi-Resolution Zoom Launched by Together.ai

Together.ai unveils Dragonfly, a vision-language model with multi-resolution zoom, promising advancements in visual understanding and reasoning.

CoinShares: Digital Asset Funds See $2 Billion Inflows Amid Anticipation of Rate Cuts

CoinShares: Digital Asset Funds See $2 Billion Inflows Amid Anticipation of Rate Cuts

Digital asset funds witness $2 billion inflows in early June, driven by rate cut expectations.

Taiko (TAI) Unveils Raiko: A Multi-Prover Revolutionizing ZK-Proof Systems

Taiko (TAI) Unveils Raiko: A Multi-Prover Revolutionizing ZK-Proof Systems

Taiko introduces Raiko, a multi-prover for Ethereum and zkVM targets, enhancing security and efficiency.

Bitfinex to List zkSync’s Native Token ZK, Enhancing Ethereum Scalability

Bitfinex to List zkSync’s Native Token ZK, Enhancing Ethereum Scalability

Bitfinex announces the listing of zkSync's native token ZK, a Layer-2 rollup protocol designed to scale Ethereum.

Devcon 7 Unveils Ticket Launch Details and Programming Tracks

Devcon 7 Unveils Ticket Launch Details and Programming Tracks

Devcon 7 ticket launch details and programming tracks revealed by Ethereum Foundation.

Ethereum (ETH) Network: A Pillar of Decentralized Digital Economy

Ethereum (ETH) Network: A Pillar of Decentralized Digital Economy

Ethereum's role in DeFi, NFTs, and gaming underscores its pivotal impact on Web3.

Galaxy: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades in All Core Developers Consensus Call #135

Galaxy: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades in All Core Developers Consensus Call #135

Ethereum developers discuss major upgrades in All Core Developers Consensus Call #135.

Understanding zkSync (ZK): A Comprehensive Overview

Understanding zkSync (ZK): A Comprehensive Overview

Explore zkSync, a Layer-2 protocol designed to scale Ethereum using zero-knowledge cryptographic proof-based technology, enhancing throughput while maintaining security and decentralization.

Tether Launches Alloy: A Digital Asset Backed by Tether Gold (XAU₮)

Tether Launches Alloy: A Digital Asset Backed by Tether Gold (XAU₮)

Tether introduces Alloy, a new digital asset backed by Tether Gold (XAU₮), offering stability and security in the digital economy.

Bitfinex First to List aUSDT, a Gold-Backed Tether Asset

Bitfinex First to List aUSDT, a Gold-Backed Tether Asset

Bitfinex becomes the first exchange to list aUSDT, a gold-backed tethered asset by Tether, enhancing stability in the cryptocurrency market.

Golem Network Initiates ETH Staking Tests to Support Ecosystem Growth

Golem Network Initiates ETH Staking Tests to Support Ecosystem Growth

Golem Network begins ETH staking tests to bolster its decentralized computing platform and support the Ethereum ecosystem.

Bitfinex Introduces aUSDT: A Gold-Backed Digital Asset

Bitfinex Introduces aUSDT: A Gold-Backed Digital Asset

Bitfinex unveils aUSDT, a digital asset combining the stability of gold with Web3 functionalities, backed by Tether Gold (XAUt).

Celo Foundation Promotes Eric Nakagawa to Executive Director Amid Leadership Expansion

Celo Foundation Promotes Eric Nakagawa to Executive Director Amid Leadership Expansion

Celo Foundation elevates Eric Nakagawa to Executive Director and Isha Varshney to Head of Ecosystem, enhancing its leadership team amid an Ethereum Layer-2 migration.

Binance Integrates Tether (USDT) with Toncoin Network, Enables Deposits and Withdrawals

Binance Integrates Tether (USDT) with Toncoin Network, Enables Deposits and Withdrawals

Binance has integrated Tether (USDT) on the Toncoin Network, opening deposits and withdrawals, according to Binance.

Ethereum (ETH) Developers Discuss EIP 7702 and Pectra Devnet 1 in Latest ACDE Call

Ethereum (ETH) Developers Discuss EIP 7702 and Pectra Devnet 1 in Latest ACDE Call

Ethereum developers met for ACDE Call #190 to discuss updates on EIP 7702, Pectra Devnet 1, and other key projects. The next ACDE call will be chaired by Alex Stokes.

Tether (USDT) Collaborates with Taipei Tech to Advance Blockchain Education

Tether (USDT) Collaborates with Taipei Tech to Advance Blockchain Education

Tether teams up with National Taipei University of Technology to enhance blockchain and digital asset education, aiming to equip students with vital skills.

Wormhole Adds Support for Mantle Network, Enhancing Ethereum L2 Interoperability

Wormhole Adds Support for Mantle Network, Enhancing Ethereum L2 Interoperability

Wormhole now supports Mantle Network, an innovative Ethereum Layer 2 solution, offering high performance and low-cost EVM environment.

Purpose Ether Staking Corp. ETF Launches on Canadian Stock Exchange

Purpose Ether Staking Corp. ETF Launches on Canadian Stock Exchange

The Purpose Ether Staking Corp. ETF has debuted on the Canadian Stock Exchange Cboe and is now tagged on Arkham under the 'Purpose Investments' Entity.

Uniswap: Everything You Need to Know

Uniswap: Everything You Need to Know

Learn about: What Uniswap is, what the core concepts of UniSwap are. In this guide, we explain what's new in Uniswap V2, and the process of swapping tokens.

Ethereum Layer 2 Blockchain Eclipse Founder Temporarily Reduces Public Role Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Ethereum Layer 2 Blockchain Eclipse Founder Temporarily Reduces Public Role Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Neel Somani, founder and CEO of Ethereum layer 2 blockchain Eclipse, has temporarily reduced his public role amid sexual misconduct allegations, aiming to clear his name.

Bitcoin Struggles to Maintain Above $40,000 Level as Ethereum, Dogecoin, And Litecoin Follow Suit

Bitcoin Struggles to Maintain Above $40,000 Level as Ethereum, Dogecoin, And Litecoin Follow Suit

Bitcoin plunged by 3% following Elon Musk’s tweet about the leading cryptocurrency. Other altcoins seem to have followed suit.

Polkadot Developer Parity Technologies Reportedly Cuts Over 300 Staff This Week

Polkadot Developer Parity Technologies Reportedly Cuts Over 300 Staff This Week

Parity Technologies lays off over 300 employees amidst a strategic shift towards community-driven operations. The move comes as Polkadot faces ecosystem challenges, including a large upcoming supply event and a seeming lack of demand in parachain auctions. Community members have expressed mixed reactions, and concerns are rising on Polkadot's ability to maintain its market valuation in the medium term.

BTC Institutional Investor Base Now Targeting Ethereum (ETH), says Grayscale Managing Director

BTC Institutional Investor Base Now Targeting Ethereum (ETH), says Grayscale Managing Director

Michael Sonnenshein, the managing director at Grayscale Investment LLC, has disclosed that Ethereum is one of the cryptocurrencies that people are looking at for investment.

Euler Finance hacker returns $5.4M

Euler Finance hacker returns $5.4M

The hacker who drained $197 million from Euler Finance in the biggest DeFi hack of 2023 so far reportedly returned around $5.4 million in Ether to the company. The funds were sent in three transactions from the hacker's address to Euler Finance's deployer address, but it remains to be seen if the hacker will return the rest of the stolen funds.

Bitcoin NFTs to Hit $4.5B Market Cap

Bitcoin NFTs to Hit $4.5B Market Cap

Galaxy Digital's research unit predicts that the Bitcoin nonfungible token (NFT) market could reach a $4.5 billion market cap by March 2025 based on conservative estimations. The report also outlines bear and bull case scenarios for the market.

Sparks Fly: Bitcoin and Ethereum Debate on ETH’s Total Supply Goes Viral

Sparks Fly: Bitcoin and Ethereum Debate on ETH’s Total Supply Goes Viral

Over the past few days, a central debate has been ongoing on crypto Twitter, fueled by Bitcoin and Ethereum advocates. Both Bitcoiners and Ethereans disagree on which cryptocurrency is better for use.

On-Chain Metrics Show Positive Correlation in Realized Cap of Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices, What it Means?

On-Chain Metrics Show Positive Correlation in Realized Cap of Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices, What it Means?

Bitcoin and Ethereum have attained a new all-time high in their realized market cap. If these trends continue, both assets may continue to pump in price.

Polygon Announces Beta Launch of Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machine

Polygon Announces Beta Launch of Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machine

Polygon's zkEVM Ethereum scaling solution will deploy on mainnet beta March 27.

Twitch Offers Bitcoin Discount to 15 million Gaming and Livestreaming Subscribers

Twitch Offers Bitcoin Discount to 15 million Gaming and Livestreaming Subscribers

Twitch is now leveraging BitPay’s digital currency processing network to facilitate Bitcoin cryptocurrency payments and has announced a special 10% crypto discount promotion.

Tether Taps BDO Global for Attestation of Reserve

Tether Taps BDO Global for Attestation of Reserve

Tether Holdings Ltd, the firm known for the issuance of the world’s largest stablecoin, USDT has tapped the Italian branch of Binder Dijker Otte (BDO), the fifth biggest public accounting firm to help in the handling of its assurance and attestation processes

Grayscale's Parent Company DCG Plans to Purchase $50M Shares of Ethereum Classic Trust

Grayscale's Parent Company DCG Plans to Purchase $50M Shares of Ethereum Classic Trust

Digital Currency Group (DCG), the parent company of the cryptocurrency asset management company Grayscale, announced the firm will buy Grayscale Ethereum Classic Trust shares with a total value of $50 million.

Mastercard Unveils Interoperable CBDC in Australia

Mastercard Unveils Interoperable CBDC in Australia

Mastercard, in association with the RBA and DFCRC, has demonstrated a groundbreaking interoperable CBDC solution to enhance Web3 commerce in Australia and beyond. The live demonstration showcased a pilot CBDC holder purchasing an NFT on Ethereum, utilizing Mastercard’s Multi Token Network, emphasizing the potential of blockchain interoperability in fostering secure and efficient digital commerce.

Alphapo Hot Wallets Drained of Over $23M in BTC, ETH and TRON

Alphapo Hot Wallets Drained of Over $23M in BTC, ETH and TRON

Alphapo, a payment processor for various gambling services, reported a breach of their hot wallets today, July 23, 2023. The breach resulted in a loss of over $23 million in Ethereum (ETH), TRON (TRX), and Bitcoin (BTC) cryptocurrencies.

Reddit Ethereum-Based Rewards Rolled Out on r/Cryptocurrency and r/FortniteBR Subreddits

Reddit Ethereum-Based Rewards Rolled Out on r/Cryptocurrency and r/FortniteBR Subreddits

Reddit, the popular content aggregating website has created the community points to incentivize users to create high-quality posts and comments.

Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Foresees Ether ETF Approval, Critiques SEC's Approach

Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Foresees Ether ETF Approval, Critiques SEC's Approach

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse predicts the approval of an Ether ETF by the SEC, critiquing the commission's approach under Gary Gensler as a political liability and detrimental to the U.S. economy's growth.

Why Ethereum Whales Selling Their Holdings?

Why Ethereum Whales Selling Their Holdings?

Data shows Ethereum whales' address holdings have reduced by more than 3 million ETHs over the last five weeks, indicating that whales have maintained redistribution of their holdings on the market since the Merge.

Tether Says Will Not Block Tornado Cash until it is Directed by Authorities

Tether Says Will Not Block Tornado Cash until it is Directed by Authorities

Tether has affirmed it will not be blockchain addresses linked to Tornado Cash unless explicitly asked to do so by the government.

Forsage Founders Indicted for Alleged $340 Million "Global Ponzi" Scheme on Ethereum Blockchain

Forsage Founders Indicted for Alleged $340 Million "Global Ponzi" Scheme on Ethereum Blockchain

Oregon's federal grand jury indicted Forsage's founders. "Global Ponzi and pyramid scam" investors lost $340 million on the site.

Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King, on his Crypto Journey Inspired by Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King, on his Crypto Journey Inspired by Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

In the recent conversation with CoinMarketCap, Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King revealed how his crypto journey is inspired by Steve Jobs and Elon Musk! He also debunked the myth that energy consumption contributes to the intrinsic value of cryptocurrencies.

Ethereum Suffers from Chain Splits Due to Technical Issue, over 54% Network Affected

Ethereum Suffers from Chain Splits Due to Technical Issue, over 54% Network Affected

Ethereum largest client has suffered a chain split in which some miners are cut off from the main network

Arbitrum DAO Approves Additional Funding for STIP Proposals

Arbitrum DAO Approves Additional Funding for STIP Proposals

Arbitrum Decentralized Autonomous Organization approves $23.4 million budget increase for STIP, supporting emerging builders and creating welcoming environment for new projects, raising total budget to 71.4 million ARB tokens.

Tether CTO: Moving DeFi forward in Asia

Tether CTO: Moving DeFi forward in Asia

Paolo Ardoino, CTO of Tether gives his take on the Decentralized Finance DEFI Ecosystem in Asia standing on the cusp of a global digital banking revolution.

Exclusive: Why is Everipedia Built on EOS, not on Ethereum?

Exclusive: Why is Everipedia Built on EOS, not on Ethereum?

Wikipedia Co-Founder Larry Sanger is happy to embrace the changes in the online encyclopedia with blockchain. Joined in Everipedia as Chief Information Officer (CIO) Dec 2017, Larry shares to our readers why Everipedia is built on EOS instead of Ethereum! He also mentioned 4 advantages of blockchain on the encyclopedia, yet efficiencies are not the main advantage!

Why Mike Novogratz Acquired 500,000 Ethereum from Vitalik Buterin at $0.99 Each in 2015

Why Mike Novogratz Acquired 500,000 Ethereum from Vitalik Buterin at $0.99 Each in 2015

Mike Novogratz, Galaxy Digital founder, and CEO has disclosed that he bought 500,000 Ethereum from its co-founder Vitalik Buterin for only $0.99 per Ether.

Ethereum Total Liquidity in DeFi Protocols Climbs to $90.7B, Despite Price Slip

Ethereum Total Liquidity in DeFi Protocols Climbs to $90.7B, Despite Price Slip

The dominance of Ethereum in the DeFi ecosystem continues to gain steam because total value locked (TVL) in this space surged by 14.43% to hit $90.7 billion.

Ethereum Whale Transactions Ballooned to Levels Since January 2018

Ethereum Whale Transactions Ballooned to Levels Since January 2018

On-chain metrics provider Santiment acknowledged that ETH whale transactions went through the roof in the past week.

Social Discussion on Ethereum Hit a 2-Month High, Active Addresses Scale the Heights

Social Discussion on Ethereum Hit a 2-Month High, Active Addresses Scale the Heights

Ethereum’s social volume and dominance reached levels last seen in February based on significant discussions about the second-largest cryptocurrency.

Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024

Cboe Digital Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ether Futures Trading in January 2024

Cboe Digital, the first US-regulated crypto native exchange, will launch Bitcoin and Ether futures trading, enhancing capital efficiency and market liquidity.

Ethereum Co-founder  Vitalik Buterin Engages in Spirited Debate on Wallet Security

Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin Engages in Spirited Debate on Wallet Security

In a recent Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Twitter, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin fielded various questions from the cryptocurrency community. The session largely revolved around the pros and cons of MPC-based (EOA) wallets versus Smart Contract wallets, providing intriguing insight into Buterin's perspective.

Crypto Market Cap Smashes $1 Trillion with JPMorgan Projecting $2.5 Trillion to Come

Crypto Market Cap Smashes $1 Trillion with JPMorgan Projecting $2.5 Trillion to Come

The Crypto industry's market capitalization has surpassed the $1trillion market cap. JPMorgan has projected there could be room for an additional $2.5 trillion in 2021.

Ethereum Core Developers Set Electra Upgrade, Plan Dencun Activation

Ethereum Core Developers Set Electra Upgrade, Plan Dencun Activation

Ethereum All Core Developers Consensus Call #128 outlines Electra upgrade, Dencun activation, reward adjustments, and light client support enhancements for March 13, 2024, promoting network economics and continuous improvement.

Peter Brandt Says Will Not Use 'Enemy's Cash' to Buy ETH, Here's Why

Peter Brandt Says Will Not Use 'Enemy's Cash' to Buy ETH, Here's Why

Considering this bearish crypto market outlook, Peter Brandt, one of the most vocal analysts in the digital currency ecosystem is not bullish on Ethereum in the near future.

Sky-High Transaction Fees are Driving NFT Users Away from Ethereum, says JPMorgan

Sky-High Transaction Fees are Driving NFT Users Away from Ethereum, says JPMorgan

A decreased return in Ethereum's NFT market share is attributed to congestion and high gas fees.

Paolo Ardoino: Tether Tests New Bitcoin Mining Platform, Moria, with Enhanced Software Control

Paolo Ardoino: Tether Tests New Bitcoin Mining Platform, Moria, with Enhanced Software Control

Tether is testing its new Bitcoin mining platform, Moria, which has undergone significant software enhancements, including software-driven PDU management and multisig approval. Moria is designed to integrate with IoT devices, potentially revolutionizing mining operations. Tether's diversification into Bitcoin mining is still in its testing phase.

Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price Analysis - April 7, 2021

Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price Analysis - April 7, 2021

Ethereum Classic (ETC) has experienced a substantial price increase of 55.52% in the past week. Currently, ETC is suffering from strong selling Pressure.

Swiss Retail Bank to Offer Cryptocurrency Services

Swiss Retail Bank to Offer Cryptocurrency Services

PostFinance has partnered with Sygnum to offer customers cryptocurrency trading and storage services, including Bitcoin and Ether.

Ethereum is Inferior to Bitcoin as Money, What Makes ETH Valuable?

Ethereum is Inferior to Bitcoin as Money, What Makes ETH Valuable?

ETH is needed for staking and for securing transactions. However, Selkis believes that ETHE has been triggering a “mirage” of institutional demand of ETH.

Solana to Replace Ethereum in Blockchain Gaming, Paradox Studios Founder Says

Solana to Replace Ethereum in Blockchain Gaming, Paradox Studios Founder Says

Compared to Ethereum’s Solidity language when developing play-to-earn (P2E) games, the ease of use of Solana’s building language- Rust will give Solana a competitive edge, according to AmioTalio.

Ethereum is Set to Become Deflationary after the London Hardfork Went Live

Ethereum is Set to Become Deflationary after the London Hardfork Went Live

Ethereum is expected to become deflationary, given that its value is anticipated to continue increasing with time on the foundation of slashed supply prompted by the London Hardfork or EIP 1559 upgrade.

Tether Emphasizes Commitment to Transparency, Releases Reserves Information in Response to CoinDesk's FOIL Request

Tether Emphasizes Commitment to Transparency, Releases Reserves Information in Response to CoinDesk's FOIL Request

Tether has reaffirmed its commitment to transparency and announced its completion of reporting obligations to the New York Attorney General's Office. Under the terms of its 2021 settlement, Tether fulfilled its quarterly reporting requirements for a period of two years.

EigenLayer Restaking Protocol Launches on Ethereum Mainnet, Unlocking Delegation and Security Expansion

EigenLayer Restaking Protocol Launches on Ethereum Mainnet, Unlocking Delegation and Security Expansion

EigenLayer, an Ethereum restaking protocol, has launched, enabling restakers to delegate stakes to operators, promoting decentralized innovation and lowering entry barriers for new blockchain projects.

Netherlands CBD Producers Harness Blockchain Technology for Enhanced Traceability

Netherlands CBD Producers Harness Blockchain Technology for Enhanced Traceability

A consortium of Netherlands CBD producers called the Cannabinoid Association of the Netherlands (CAN) is leveraging blockchain technology to enhance traceability, accountability, and transparency in the CBD market.

Ethereum's Vitalik Takes a Jab at Michael Saylor, Calls Him a "Total Clown"

Ethereum's Vitalik Takes a Jab at Michael Saylor, Calls Him a "Total Clown"

The question of the security status of Bitcoin and Ethereum seems to be pitching many notable figures in the digital currency ecosystem against one another.

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West Posts a Crypto Related Paid Story on Instagram

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West Posts a Crypto Related Paid Story on Instagram

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West posted an Ethereum Max project on her Instagram story with 228 million followers, who might earn between $300,000 and $500,000 by a single posting on her Instagram account.

Sygnum Bank Becomes the First Bank to Provide ETH 2.0 Pledge Service

Sygnum Bank Becomes the First Bank to Provide ETH 2.0 Pledge Service

The world's first digital asset bank Sygnum Bank announced to be the first bank to accept the pledge of Ethereum 2.0 from its customers.

Grayscale Launches New Entity to Manage Growing Funds

Grayscale Launches New Entity to Manage Growing Funds

Cryptocurrency asset manager Grayscale Investments has launched a new entity, the Grayscale Funds Trust, to manage its publicly traded financial products in-house. The company has also filed a registration statement for three new cryptocurrency-focused ETFs, including a Bitcoin Composite ETF, Ethereum Futures ETF, and a Privacy ETF.

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, has proposed changes to the network's staking model aimed at improving decentralization and reducing the consensus layer's computational burden. The proposal includes the introduction of a two-tiered staking system involving node operators and delegators. Buterin suggests that these changes could significantly reduce the number of signatures required for consensus, thereby making it easier for more people to participate in the network's validation process.

Tether and INHOPE Join Forces to Fight Child Abuse Material Online

Tether and INHOPE Join Forces to Fight Child Abuse Material Online

The cooperation intends to combat the unlawful use of cryptocurrency to finance child abuse content on the dark web and in personless online marketplaces like INHOPE.

Circle Launches Native USDC on Polygon

Circle Launches Native USDC on Polygon

Circle has natively integrated USDC on the Polygon PoS network, enabling direct access for users and developers. This move phases out the need for bridged USDC.e, providing a more stable and straightforward means for transactions on the network. The development is anticipated to foster numerous use cases, enhancing the overall ecosystem.

Grayscale Files for Three New Crypto ETFs

Grayscale Files for Three New Crypto ETFs

Grayscale Investments has filed a registration statement with the SEC for three new cryptocurrency-focused ETFs, including a Bitcoin Composite ETF, Ethereum Futures ETF, and a Privacy ETF. Grayscale also announced the launch of its Grayscale Funds Trust to manage its publicly traded financial products in-house.

Paolo Ardoino: Tether Ranks 22nd in US Treasury Holdings, Surpassing Mexico, Australia, and Spain

Paolo Ardoino: Tether Ranks 22nd in US Treasury Holdings, Surpassing Mexico, Australia, and Spain

Tether, the world's leading stablecoin, now holds $72.5 billion in U.S. Treasury bills, despite China's divestment from U.S. debt. Mixed reactions arise, questioning long-term stability in emerging markets.

Ethereum Price Could Double In Next Two Weeks says Analyst as ETH Whales Accumulate

Ethereum Price Could Double In Next Two Weeks says Analyst as ETH Whales Accumulate

As Ethereum whales accumulate some analysts expecting the ETH price to double in the next two weeks.

Bernar Venet Explores Generative Art with Sotheby's Metaverse Debut

Bernar Venet Explores Generative Art with Sotheby's Metaverse Debut

French artist Bernar Venet collaborates with Sotheby's Metaverse on "EVENT," his first generative artwork on Ethereum blockchain, challenging traditional artistic creation with 500 unique pieces.

Top 10 Cryptocurrency Price Watchlist: Why Are Cryptos Bearish Today?

Top 10 Cryptocurrency Price Watchlist: Why Are Cryptos Bearish Today?

The top 10 cryptocurrencies are seeing a bearish correction in price as led by Bitcoin, and Ethereum

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

In 2024, Scroll plans to make blockchain technology more accessible, secure, and decentralized. The company will reduce operational costs by 50%, integrate data compression techniques, and implement 4844 data blobs. It will also enhance compatibility with Ethereum Improvement Proposals and SHA256 precompile.

Ethereum Breaches $2,500 and Achieves Its Highest Daily Close

Ethereum Breaches $2,500 and Achieves Its Highest Daily Close

Market analyst Lark Davis has acknowledged that Ethereum has attained the highest daily close ever, topping $2,500, which is bullish.

Ether Soars to All-time-high Above $4.4K, Gains Reach up to 3.5%

Ether Soars to All-time-high Above $4.4K, Gains Reach up to 3.5%

Ether soared to a record to all-time-high above $4,400, gaining as much as 3.5% to $4,403.93, topping the previous record of $4,379.62 reached in May.

wBTC Supply Hits 9-Month Low After Major Burn

wBTC Supply Hits 9-Month Low After Major Burn

The supply of wrapped Bitcoin (wBTC) has hit its lowest point since May 2021 following a significant burn of 11,500 wBTC linked to Celsius. The current total supply of wBTC stands at 164,396, with a monthly growth rate of -7.39%. wBTC is an ERC-20 token that mirrors the value of Bitcoin and is pegged 1:1 with its price. It is managed by the decentralized autonomous organization wBTC DAO.

Reddit to Discontinue Blockchain-Based Community Points Program

Reddit to Discontinue Blockchain-Based Community Points Program

Reddit is discontinuing its blockchain-based Community Points program due to scalability issues, moving towards more scalable rewards programs. Despite initial promise, high transaction fees and bandwidth limitations on Ethereum led to a transition to Arbitrum Nova in 2022. However, scaling challenges persisted, prompting the phase-out by early November 2021. The termination caused a significant drop in associated token values. Reddit now focuses on other community incentive programs like the Moderator Rewards Program and the Contributor Program.

Ethereum Layer 2s See Surge in Popularity in Q1 2023

Ethereum Layer 2s See Surge in Popularity in Q1 2023

Alchemy's Q1 2023 report shows Ethereum layer 2 networks, including Optimism, Arbitrum and Polygon, saw a 44% increase in bridged crypto assets compared to Q4 2022, and a 518% increase compared to Q1 2022. The report suggests this growth may have been driven by successful airdrops from Optimism and Arbitrum. Additionally, the deployment of smart contracts related to layer 2s increased by 160% compared to Q1 2022, despite a 30% decrease from Q4 2022.

Ethereum Median Fees Slip to 6-Month Low, Will this Reignite Rebound?

Ethereum Median Fees Slip to 6-Month Low, Will this Reignite Rebound?

Ethereum's median fees dropped to lows not seen since July 2021, raising the question of whether a rebound is on the horizon.

Ethereum Continues to Grow in Use and Price in 2020, But Why?

Ethereum Continues to Grow in Use and Price in 2020, But Why?

If Ethereum can continue to dominate gaming spaces and build on its marketplace, fighting off other platforms in the market, then 2020 could be a significant year for the cryptocurrency. Learn more about why below.

61,216.6 ETH from Ethereum ICO Address Moved to Kraken

61,216.6 ETH from Ethereum ICO Address Moved to Kraken

An Ethereum (ETH) address associated with the initial coin offering (ICO) in 2015 has transferred a staggering 61,216.6 ETH, equivalent to $116 million, to the Kraken exchange. This transaction marks the first movement of these funds since their acquisition eight years ago.

Metis Launches Decentralized Liquid Staking in Layer 2 Revolution

Metis Launches Decentralized Liquid Staking in Layer 2 Revolution

Metis is launching the Liquid Staking Blitz, a decentralized sequencer initiative, to boost the growth of Liquid Staking Derivatives within its ecosystem, enhancing network security and governance.

Bitcoin Sinks to $18.5K Due to Regulatory, Interest Hike Concerns

Bitcoin Sinks to $18.5K Due to Regulatory, Interest Hike Concerns

Bitcoin fell to a three-month low as cryptocurrencies took a dip ahead of global monetary tightening concerns and amid regulatory concerns.

Binance Completes Travala.com AVA Token Swap to Ethereum ERC20

Binance Completes Travala.com AVA Token Swap to Ethereum ERC20

Binance has swapped and rebranded Travala.com's native token, AVA, to the Ethereum ERC20 network, allowing users to deposit and withdraw AVA tokens, now referred to as AVAOLD, potentially increasing AVA's utility and adoption rates.

Ethereum is an Ideal ICO Platform, Asserts Roger Ver

Ethereum is an Ideal ICO Platform, Asserts Roger Ver

Roger Ver, a proponent of Bitcoin Cash, noted that ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) were experiencing a dormant trend. However, he acknowledged that Ethereum could come in handy in eradicating this challenge because it offers a fantastic ICO platform.

Ethereum Outperformed Bitcoin Since June Bottom, Up by Nearly 100%

Ethereum Outperformed Bitcoin Since June Bottom, Up by Nearly 100%

Ethereum (ETH) has scaled heights more than Bitcoin (BTC) since they both hit 2-year lows in June.

BNB Smart Chain (BSC) Advances with BEP 336: Introducing Blob Transactions for Enhanced Network Performance

BNB Smart Chain (BSC) Advances with BEP 336: Introducing Blob Transactions for Enhanced Network Performance

BNB Smart Chain introduces BEP 336 upgrade, inspired by Ethereum's EIP 4844, to optimize data storage and reduce transaction costs, preparing for a network performance boost.

Klaytn Foundation and Matter Labs Collaborate to Advance Layer 2 Technology Integration

Klaytn Foundation and Matter Labs Collaborate to Advance Layer 2 Technology Integration

Klaytn Foundation, the organization behind South Korea's prominent Layer 1 blockchain Klaytn (symbol: KLAY), has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Matter Labs, the team responsible for developing Ethereum Layer 2 scaling solution zkSync Era.

FTX Continues to Move Funds Amid Ongoing Investigations

FTX Continues to Move Funds Amid Ongoing Investigations

Addresses associated with FTX and its subsidiary, Alameda Research, have reportedly transferred $145 million in stablecoins to various platforms, as the cryptocurrency exchange faces demands to return funds to different groups of investors amid ongoing investigations and lawsuits.

Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Quantum-Resistant Hard Fork for Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Quantum-Resistant Hard Fork for Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin proposes a hard fork strategy for Ethereum to protect funds against quantum computer attacks, sparking a community-wide discussion on quantum security.

JPEX Claims 70% of Voting Users Agree to Dividend Scheme; Lawmaker Warns of Debt Risks

JPEX Claims 70% of Voting Users Agree to Dividend Scheme; Lawmaker Warns of Debt Risks

JPEX, a virtual asset trading platform suspected of illegal operations, has proposed a DAO stakeholder dividend scheme. While 70% of participating users have agreed, lawmaker Huang Junshuo warns of potential debt risks. The platform is also under legal scrutiny, with ongoing investigations into fraud.

zkSync Parent Firm Sets to Launch Layer 3 Testnet ‘Pathfinder’ in Q1 2023

zkSync Parent Firm Sets to Launch Layer 3 Testnet ‘Pathfinder’ in Q1 2023

Matter Labs has announced a new layer 3 Ethereum scaling prototype called ‘Pathfinder,' which will be released in Q1 of 2023 and could turn out to be the first Layer 3 network built on the Ethereum blockchain.

Total Value Locked in DeFi on Ethereum Crosses $100 Billion as ETH Address Profitability Clocks 100%

Total Value Locked in DeFi on Ethereum Crosses $100 Billion as ETH Address Profitability Clocks 100%

The total value locked (TVL) in DeFi on the Ethereum network breached the $100 billion mark as demand continues to soar.

Tether Ordered by New York Judge to Document USDT Backing

Tether Ordered by New York Judge to Document USDT Backing

The presiding judge ordered Tether to provide evidence of the USDT backing of its reserves at the time. The company is required to provide financial documents to the court.

Ethereum staking service Rocket Pool reaches $1 billion in total value

Ethereum staking service Rocket Pool reaches $1 billion in total value

Decentralized network operators get 7.26% annually.

Ethereum Has Entered a New Bull Market as ETH is Dwarfing Everything in the Crypto Space

Ethereum Has Entered a New Bull Market as ETH is Dwarfing Everything in the Crypto Space

Spencer Noon recently tweeted that ETH has entered a new bull market. Here are a few factors why ETH is dwarfing the rest of the crypto market.

Ethereum Breaks Past $2,000 for the First Time as DeFi's Total Revenue Hits $800 Million

Ethereum Breaks Past $2,000 for the First Time as DeFi's Total Revenue Hits $800 Million

Ethereum (ETH) is on fire as it continues making record-breaking moves. Ether has broken the record by surging past the $2,000 mark across major exchanges.

Chainlink DeFi Token Soars; DeFi Booms, But Poll Indicates Many Still Don’t Understand It

Chainlink DeFi Token Soars; DeFi Booms, But Poll Indicates Many Still Don’t Understand It

As of now, the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry is valued at $6 billion in value.

NFT Market Sees Upward Trend with Steady Increase in Weekly Ethereum Volumes

NFT Market Sees Upward Trend with Steady Increase in Weekly Ethereum Volumes

The NFT market has seen a significant recovery, with weekly Ethereum volumes increasing from 29,704 ETH to 68,342 ETH, with marketplaces like Blur and BAYC experiencing high trade activity.

Ethereum Projects Launch MEV Blocker to Minimize Invisible Tax

Ethereum Projects Launch MEV Blocker to Minimize Invisible Tax

27 Ethereum projects have launched MEV Blocker, a solution to reduce maximally extractable value (MEV), or Ethereum's invisible tax. MEV Blocker is a free tool developed to counter MEV bots that hijack transactions and inflate prices for users. It sends at least 90% of profits back to users and can protect them from frontrunning and sandwiching when using any Ethereum DApp.

Ethereum’s Dominance Increases by 19.13% as ETH Price Breaches $4,000

Ethereum’s Dominance Increases by 19.13% as ETH Price Breaches $4,000

Ethereum's current uptrend has resulted in an increase of its dominance by 19%.

Ethereum 2.0 Continues to Gain Steam, Staked ETH Tops 10 Million

Ethereum 2.0 Continues to Gain Steam, Staked ETH Tops 10 Million

The transition to Ethereum 2.0, which was renamed the consensus layer, continues to gain momentum because the amount of staked Ether is nearly 10% of the entire ETH supply.

Solana's SOL Price Predicted to Surpass $3000 in Bullish Scenario by 2030

Solana's SOL Price Predicted to Surpass $3000 in Bullish Scenario by 2030

VanEck's analysis suggests Solana could reach significant valuation by 2030 due to its technical innovations and user-focused applications. However, challenges like financial sustainability, technical stability, and developer adoption need to be addressed for this potential.

Ethereum’s Non-Exchange Whales Record the Highest Tokens in their Custody Since 2016

Ethereum’s Non-Exchange Whales Record the Highest Tokens in their Custody Since 2016

New data by on-chain metrics provider Santiment reveals that Ethereum’s non-exchange whales are on an accumulation spree as they continue buying more ETH.

Balancer's $2.1M Breach Impacts Pools Across Ethereum, Fantom, and Optimism

Balancer's $2.1M Breach Impacts Pools Across Ethereum, Fantom, and Optimism

PeckShield Inc. has reported a $2.1 million loss on the Balancer platform, affecting multiple pools across Ethereum, Fantom Foundation, and Optimism Foundation. The loss, including Beethoven X, is believed to be miscalculated.

Proposal for ApeCoin to Move Away from Ethereum Favoured by APE Whales

Proposal for ApeCoin to Move Away from Ethereum Favoured by APE Whales

A campaign of "ETHxit" is ongoing. ApeCoin DAO holders are voting to decide if they should move ApeCoin away from Ethereum to its blockchain or remain on the ETH chain. Currently, the majority goes to "leave".

Total Ether Deposits in Ethereum 2.0 Hits New ATH as Interest in Proof-of-Stake Model Rises

Total Ether Deposits in Ethereum 2.0 Hits New ATH as Interest in Proof-of-Stake Model Rises

The total number of Ethereum deposits in ETH 2.0 continues to climb as it recently set a new all-time high.

Ethereum Whales' on Exchanges Continue to Shrink, Addresses with at Least 0.01 ETH Coins Hit ATH

Ethereum Whales' on Exchanges Continue to Shrink, Addresses with at Least 0.01 ETH Coins Hit ATH

Ethereum whales’ holdings on crypto exchanges are diminishing, suggesting that they are being moved to cold wallets.

Aave and MATIC Surge to New ATHs as On-Chain Transactions Rises

Aave and MATIC Surge to New ATHs as On-Chain Transactions Rises

DeFi protocols Aave and Polygon has seen a surge leading to an ATH in their respective native tokens.

Ethereum Blockchain Now Has $2 Billion in Bitcoin as BTC Fever Taking Over DeFi Investors

Ethereum Blockchain Now Has $2 Billion in Bitcoin as BTC Fever Taking Over DeFi Investors

Currently, Ethereum holds more than $2 billion worth of Bitcoin on its blockchain, as investors are getting creative with BTC and anticipating its next bull run.

UK Treasury to Omit Derivatives, Unbacked Tokens from Sandbox

UK Treasury to Omit Derivatives, Unbacked Tokens from Sandbox

The United Kingdom Treasury Department has suggested in its recommendations for a digital securities sandbox that unbacked crypto assets and derivatives be removed from the scope of the project.

Top Crypto Assets are in Fear Trajectory, Could this Signal a Bounce?

Top Crypto Assets are in Fear Trajectory, Could this Signal a Bounce?

The crypto market continues to be in the red based on more liquidation. As a result, the leading cryptocurrencies are in the fear zone.

Purpose Ether ETF Inflowed Surge Past 50,000 ETH

Purpose Ether ETF Inflowed Surge Past 50,000 ETH

The world’s first Ether Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) by Purpose Investments surpassed 50,000 ETH recently.

DeFi Remains One of The Biggest Losers in H1

DeFi Remains One of The Biggest Losers in H1

The crypto winter is almost wearing off based on several indices, and looking back to the outlook in H1, the ecosystem of DeFi can be tagged as one of the biggest losing sectors in the industry.

Tether Holdings Hires Major Wall Street Firm to Manage Treasury Portfolio

Tether Holdings Hires Major Wall Street Firm to Manage Treasury Portfolio

Tether has recruited a Wall Street company to handle its Treasury holdings.

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Shares Insights on Possible ETH Price Drop Post-Merge

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Shares Insights on Possible ETH Price Drop Post-Merge

The run-up to the Merge event of the Ethereum protocol saw a number of anticipation from members of the Ethereum community and broader crypto investors on how the coin’s price will be influenced positively

Exclusive: Access, Connectivity and Inclusion—How UNICEF Leverages Blockchain to Close the Digital Divide

Exclusive: Access, Connectivity and Inclusion—How UNICEF Leverages Blockchain to Close the Digital Divide

Christina Lomazzo is the Blockchain Lead for UNICEF’s Office of Innovation; whose work mainly involves leading the blockchain efforts at UNICEF Ventures where she heads up a diverse team of six. Together they invest in early technology prototypes that they assess and determine could have an exponential impact on UNICEF’s operations and ability to fulfill its mission across the developing world.

Dutch Central Bank Aims to Play Leading Role in Developing CBDC in Europe as Part of Plan to Become Increasingly Digital

Dutch Central Bank Aims to Play Leading Role in Developing CBDC in Europe as Part of Plan to Become Increasingly Digital

The Dutch central bank, De Nederlandsche Bank made an announcement in its bulletin, saying that it aims to become the world leader in the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). The report highlighted that the topic of CBDC has gained more public exposure in the Netherlands than in “several other euro area countries for several reasons.”

Ethereum’s Median Fee Hit a 4-Month Low, while Address Activity Soaring to a 7-Month High

Ethereum’s Median Fee Hit a 4-Month Low, while Address Activity Soaring to a 7-Month High

Ethereum users have a sigh of relief because median fees have dropped to $5.50 per transaction from highs of $34.18 last month.

Retail Accumulation May Account for Why Ethereum Maintained Support at $2000

Retail Accumulation May Account for Why Ethereum Maintained Support at $2000

Ethereum is fighting to maintain support at $2,000. Glassnode has revealed that the addresses holding more than 0.1 Ether have reached a new all-time high today.

FTX Hack Suspect Reactivates Wallet

FTX Hack Suspect Reactivates Wallet

Blockchain analytics firm Spot On Chain reported a significant movement in a crypto wallet associated with the historic FTX hack on September 30, 2023. The wallet, labeled 0x3e957, transferred 2,500 ETH (approx. $4.2 million) amidst the anticipation surrounding the launch of Ethereum-based ETFs in the U.S. This marks the first activity in the wallet since the hack, with the wallet still holding 12,500 ETH.

BBVA Adds Ethereum Trading Services for Private Clients

BBVA Adds Ethereum Trading Services for Private Clients

The Switzerland franchise of Spanish banking giant BBVA has added Ethereum trading and custody to its digital currency investment portfolio.

Magic Eden Pioneers Cross-Chain NFT Experience with Expanded Wallet and Rewards

Magic Eden Pioneers Cross-Chain NFT Experience with Expanded Wallet and Rewards

Magic Eden's latest initiatives, including an enhanced rewards program, a cross-chain wallet, and open-source protocols, aim to universalize digital ownership and transform the NFT ecosystem.

Buying Pressure Builds up on Ethereum Network, Pushing Price Above $1,300 Amid Merge News

Buying Pressure Builds up on Ethereum Network, Pushing Price Above $1,300 Amid Merge News

Ethereum (ETH) experienced notable momentum that drove the price above $1,300 after news of the much-anticipated merge made the airwaves.

Palm NFT Studio Receives $27M in Series B Financing Led by Microsoft M12

Palm NFT Studio Receives $27M in Series B Financing Led by Microsoft M12

Palm NFT Studio, co-founded by ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin, received a total of US$27 million in Series B financing led by Microsoft-led venture fund M12.

StarkWare to Open Source Proprietary Prover

StarkWare to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware's chief of product, Avihu Levy, thinks it will boost project confidence in Starknet Prover.

ETH's Average Fees Hit a 10-Month Low, Does Fear and Stagnancy Engulf the Market?

ETH's Average Fees Hit a 10-Month Low, Does Fear and Stagnancy Engulf the Market?

The hiccups experienced in the entire crypto market might have sparked fear and stagnancy in the Ethereum network based on low fee levels.

Ethereum’s Zinken Testnet Launch Is a Huge Success, Buterin Says “Scalability Will Go Up” on Eth 2.0

Ethereum’s Zinken Testnet Launch Is a Huge Success, Buterin Says “Scalability Will Go Up” on Eth 2.0

Ethereum developers have finally achieved a successful testnet release with Zinken.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Shed Off Slight Price Gains, Is The Bullish Rally Over?

Bitcoin and Ethereum Shed Off Slight Price Gains, Is The Bullish Rally Over?

With Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) both recording losses in the past 24 hours, the question of whether the bull rally is over is pondered upon.

Vitalik Buterin Explains What’s Next for Ethereum after the ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Launch

Vitalik Buterin Explains What’s Next for Ethereum after the ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Launch

Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0, also known as the blockchain’s Beacon chain, was launched on Dec. 1. What's next for Ethereum after the launch?

Trump’s Proposed Capital Gains Tax Cuts Could Benefit Ethereum 2.0 Stakers

Trump’s Proposed Capital Gains Tax Cuts Could Benefit Ethereum 2.0 Stakers

President Donald Trump has proposed a capital gains tax cut which may greatly benefit United States cryptocurrency traders—particularly those planning to stake on Ethereum 2.0.

Ethereum's Potential Surge: VanEck Predicts ETH Value to Reach $11.8k by 2030 Amid Booming Smart Contract Adoption

Ethereum's Potential Surge: VanEck Predicts ETH Value to Reach $11.8k by 2030 Amid Booming Smart Contract Adoption

In a recent report, investment management firm VanEck predicts that the Ethereum (ETH) token price could surge to $11,800 by 2030.

Web3 Startups Witness 76% Plunge in Venture Funding in Q2 2023

Web3 Startups Witness 76% Plunge in Venture Funding in Q2 2023

Web3 startups saw a 76% drop in Q2 2023 funding, with only $1.8B raised. Despite VC downturn, Bitcoin and Ether prices surged. Future of Web3 funding remains uncertain.

Tether Boosts US Treasury Holdings Behind USDT, Further Reducing Commercial Paper

Tether Boosts US Treasury Holdings Behind USDT, Further Reducing Commercial Paper

Tether said it has increased its investments in US Treasury bills backing its $68 billion stablecoin.

Coti Unveils $10M Airdrop Plan for Coti Token Holders, Amplifies Privacy in Web3

Coti Unveils $10M Airdrop Plan for Coti Token Holders, Amplifies Privacy in Web3

Coti, a privacy-focused layer-2 protocol on Ethereum, announces a $10 million Coti v2 token airdrop, enhancing data security across Web3.

Massive Atomic Wallet Hack Revealed: Over $35M Stolen across Multiple Cryptocurrencies

Massive Atomic Wallet Hack Revealed: Over $35M Stolen across Multiple Cryptocurrencies

On-chain investigator ZachXBT has reported a significant security breach on Atomic Wallet, a leading non-custodial decentralized wallet wallet. The hacker targeted various cryptocurrencies, managing to steal more than $35 million across different chains, according to ZachXBT's updates on Twitter.

CoinGecko: 2024 Q1 Strong Crypto Industry Growth Propels Market Cap to $2.9 Trillion

CoinGecko: 2024 Q1 Strong Crypto Industry Growth Propels Market Cap to $2.9 Trillion

CoinGecko's recently released 2024 Q1 Crypto Industry Report reveals significant growth in the cryptocurrency market, with the total market cap reaching $2.9 trillion. The report covers various aspects, including the performance of Bitcoin and Ethereum, the rise of decentralized finance (DeFi) and non-fungible token (NFT) ecosystems, and the performance of centralized and decentralized exchanges.

Ethereum Layer 2: A Simplified Overview

Ethereum Layer 2: A Simplified Overview

Ethereum Layer 2 projects, such as Optimism, Arbitrum, and zkSync, aim to increase transaction throughput and reduce costs while maintaining security and decentralization properties. L2 solutions operate atop the existing blockchain, allowing for off-chain processing and a more scalable approach. They offer lower transaction costs, improved transaction capacity, and maintained security. Types of L2 solutions include rollups, state channels, and plasma. Projects like Arbitrum, Optimism, and zkSync are pioneering the L2 space, aiming to improve Ethereum's efficiency and scalability.

Ethereum Miner Revenue Plunges to a 4-Month Low

Ethereum Miner Revenue Plunges to a 4-Month Low

Ethereum miner revenue reaches a 4-month low of $1,096,941.17, analysts suggest Ethereum needs to reclaim $2,100 level for reclaiming bulls market.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Unaffected Despite $150M Hack Suffered by KuCoin

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Unaffected Despite $150M Hack Suffered by KuCoin

Bitcoin and Ethereum prices have been reported to be unaffected by the security breach that impacted coin exchange KuCoin and that resulted in a loss of $150M.

Binance Labs Invests in nLRP Puffer for Enhanced Ethereum Staking

Binance Labs Invests in nLRP Puffer for Enhanced Ethereum Staking

Binance Labs, Puffer, Ethereum Staking, DeFi, Liquid Restaking, EigenLayer, Blockchain Innovation, Decentralization, Cryptocurrency Investment, DeFi Development

Ethereum Launches ETH 2.0 Multiclient Testnet - Medalla

Ethereum Launches ETH 2.0 Multiclient Testnet - Medalla

Ethereum software developers proudly launched the blockchain project they have been perfecting these past few months, the Ethereum 2.0 multiclient testnet, Medalla.

Binance Publishes Details of Holdings in its Hot Wallet

Binance Publishes Details of Holdings in its Hot Wallet

Binance has posted a snapshot of its hot wallet reserve to lead the exchange's transparency push

Winklevoss Backs Ethereum DeFi Craze, Despite Crypto Downtrend and Market Experts' Concerns

Winklevoss Backs Ethereum DeFi Craze, Despite Crypto Downtrend and Market Experts' Concerns

With speculations that the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry is rapidly approaching bubble territory, the Winklevoss twins have vouched for the contrary, saying that the current DeFi craze is a revolution in the making.

Bitcoin Millionaires at an All-Time High as Analysts Warn of a Pullback Before BTC Moves Higher

Bitcoin Millionaires at an All-Time High as Analysts Warn of a Pullback Before BTC Moves Higher

Bitcoin’s price has remained stable overnight, currently trading at the $13,000 level. However, other cryptos have not been able to hold their strength.

Ethereum User Paid $2.6 Million in Transaction Fees to Send Just $130

Ethereum User Paid $2.6 Million in Transaction Fees to Send Just $130

A user paid millions of dollars in Gas fees just to send $130 worth of Ether.

Polygon Co-Founder Proposes zk-Powered ApeChain

Polygon Co-Founder Proposes zk-Powered ApeChain

A proposal for developing a dedicated Layer-2 chain, ApeChain, to support ApeCoin ecosystem’s growth was made within the ApeCoin DAO community by Sandeep Nailwal of Polygon Labs. The initiative aims to solve scalability issues and promote ApeCoin-integrated projects through a collaborative effort between ApeCoin DAO and Polygon Labs. Estimated at an annual cost of $200,000 funded by ApeCoin DAO, the proposal garnered support as well as raised concerns and queries from the community regarding its financial, technical, and strategic aspects.

Consensys Urges SEC to Recognize Ethereum's Advanced Safeguards in Comment Letter on ETH ETF Approval

Consensys Urges SEC to Recognize Ethereum's Advanced Safeguards in Comment Letter on ETH ETF Approval

Consensys has submitted a comment letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) advocating for the approval of Ethereum-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs). I

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Thinks Mining Monero on HTC Phones is a “Fool’s Game”

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Thinks Mining Monero on HTC Phones is a “Fool’s Game”

Ethereum co-creator has downplayed the partnership between HTC and Midas Labs, which enables Monero mining on mobile phones.

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin: Centralized Digital Currencies Without Privacy Are a Huge Step Back

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin: Centralized Digital Currencies Without Privacy Are a Huge Step Back

Vitalik Buterin the Ethereum co-founder believes that mainstream adoption of digital currencies is inevitable, with or without blockchain, but will that currency be sovereign, corporate or decentralized?

TomoChain Prepares for Zorro Network Upgrade

TomoChain Prepares for Zorro Network Upgrade

Smart contract platform TomoChain today released details of an upgrade to its network. The Zorro Network upgrade will take place on January 22nd and will improve the functionality of the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) — a collection of nodes that ensure security for the Ethereum network.

Sentiment Recovers Stolen Funds with Bounty

Sentiment Recovers Stolen Funds with Bounty

Lending protocol Sentiment has recovered stolen funds from a recent hack by offering the hacker a $95,000 bounty. The hacker returned over $771,000 in Ether, and Sentiment also received an additional 51.75 ETH. The incident highlights the importance of companies taking bug bounties seriously.

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has not prevented blockchain companies in China from emerging at a dramatic speed.

Ethereum Dominates Bitcoin on CEX.IO Crypto Exchange

Ethereum Dominates Bitcoin on CEX.IO Crypto Exchange

Chief Technology Officer of CEX crypto exchange has reported that Ethereum (ETH) on its platform has spiked up in the past week, as opposed to Bitcoin.

Kompute Seeks to be the “AWS” of Decentralized Cloud Computing

Kompute Seeks to be the “AWS” of Decentralized Cloud Computing

Kompute, a blockchain company based in Estonia, intends to render significant control and anonymity in cloud computing through a decentralized model explicitly created for Web3.

NBA Sacramento Kings Leverage Blockchain for Authentic In-Game Gear Purchases

NBA Sacramento Kings Leverage Blockchain for Authentic In-Game Gear Purchases

Sports teams continue to adopt and implement blockchain into their business models, helping fans and security.

Five Reasons Behind Ethereum's Rally to Top $3000

Five Reasons Behind Ethereum's Rally to Top $3000

Ethereum broke the $3,000 mark after a rocky April. Its market capitalization now surpasses that of the Bank of America.

Ethereum Devs Launch Spadina Testnet, What Needs to be Perfected for ETH 2.0?

Ethereum Devs Launch Spadina Testnet, What Needs to be Perfected for ETH 2.0?

Ethereum developers have launched a short-term testnet, dubbed Spadina, in preparation for Ethereum 2.0 mainnet.

Ethereum 2.0 Testnet to Launch: Can the Blockchain Network Keep Up With the Surge in Demand?

Ethereum 2.0 Testnet to Launch: Can the Blockchain Network Keep Up With the Surge in Demand?

With the number of transactions on Ethereum recording an all-time high and shooting up over the past few months, crypto experts are speculating on whether the network can keep up with the high demand whether its scalability is reliable enough.

Millennial Investors Open the Most Crypto Accounts in Q2, Apex Report Shows

Millennial Investors Open the Most Crypto Accounts in Q2, Apex Report Shows

A report conducted by investing platform Apex Fintech Solutions (Apex) shows nearly 370,000 new crypto accounts opened in Q2.

BlockSec Launches Phalcon Fork for Private Chain Collaborative Testing

BlockSec Launches Phalcon Fork for Private Chain Collaborative Testing

Blockchain security firm BlockSec has launched the Phalcon Fork toolkit for collaborative testing on private chains forked from the Ethereum mainnet. The toolkit provides more control for developers over testing, analysis, and debugging of transactions, while retaining services and states from the Ethereum mainnet. It also includes an integrated faucet for free fork network Ether (ETH) and Fork RPC for integration with Ethereum Virtual Machine-compatible development frameworks.

Ethereum Based Tokens Surge Following London Hardfork Launch

Ethereum Based Tokens Surge Following London Hardfork Launch

Thanks to the London Hardfork, which went public, Ethereum is surging with its associated tokens.

Ethereum Stored on Crypto Exchanges Sinks to a Two-Year Low, What This Means for ETH

Ethereum Stored on Crypto Exchanges Sinks to a Two-Year Low, What This Means for ETH

On-chain analytics provider Santiment has shared data showing that Ethereum(ETH) held on crypto exchanges stands at 13.35% of its total circulation supply.

UK Financial Watchdog FCA Bans Crypto Derivatives Trading For Retail Investors

UK Financial Watchdog FCA Bans Crypto Derivatives Trading For Retail Investors

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued its final rules banning the sale of crypto derivatives and exchange-traded notes (ETNs).

Ethereum Whales Buy Dip, Increasing Holdings by 180,000 ETH

Ethereum Whales Buy Dip, Increasing Holdings by 180,000 ETH

Ethereum whales took advantage of the recent dip by increasing their holdings by 180,000 ETH.

Ethereum Miners Realized $756M in August Pending The Merge

Ethereum Miners Realized $756M in August Pending The Merge

Miners on the Ethereum blockchain have made the sum of $756 million while gearing up for The Merge that will take place later in this month

EIP 1559 — ETH 2.0 and the Scarcity of Ethereum

EIP 1559 — ETH 2.0 and the Scarcity of Ethereum

EIP-1559 has sparked wide discussion within the Ethereum community and could be one of the major reasons ETH is starting to gain traction as a hedge against inflation.

SkyBridge Capital Achieves Record Year with Crypto Investments, Scaramucci Foresees Bright Future for Bitcoin

SkyBridge Capital Achieves Record Year with Crypto Investments, Scaramucci Foresees Bright Future for Bitcoin

Anthony Scaramucci's SkyBridge Capital records its best year in 2023 with a 130% rise in crypto investments, primarily in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Solana. Scaramucci predicts Bitcoin will surpass its all-time high, bolstered by the recent approval of Bitcoin ETFs by the SEC.

NFT Market Declines in 2023, Yet Bitcoin and Solana NFTs Present Significant Opportunities

NFT Market Declines in 2023, Yet Bitcoin and Solana NFTs Present Significant Opportunities

In 2023, the NFT market experienced a decline, but Bitcoin and Solana NFTs showed significant growth opportunities.

Ethereum Testnet Successfully Upgrades for Upcoming Shanghai Hard Fork

Ethereum Testnet Successfully Upgrades for Upcoming Shanghai Hard Fork

Ethereum's Sepolia testnet has undergone a successful upgrade simulating the upcoming Shanghai hard fork expected to take place on the mainnet in March. The upgrade, called "Shapella", allows validators to withdraw their staked Ether and rewards on the execution layer.

Ethereum Payment Processor: Streamlining Online Transactions

Ethereum Payment Processor: Streamlining Online Transactions

Discover how Ethereum payment processors streamline transactions with greater efficiency and reduced fees. This article covers the technical aspects and integration tips of ETH processors.

OpenSea Sets New Record for Monthly Ether Trading Volumes at $3.5B

OpenSea Sets New Record for Monthly Ether Trading Volumes at $3.5B

PopularNFT marketplace, OpenSea, has printed a new All-Time High (ATH) in Ethereum trading volume for January as collectors showcase their willingness to break new records in this new year.

Ethereum's Dencun Upgrade: Catalyst for Ecosystem Expansion and Price Surge in 2024

Ethereum's Dencun Upgrade: Catalyst for Ecosystem Expansion and Price Surge in 2024

The Ethereum network is poised for significant growth in 2024, thanks to the Dencun Upgrade, which aims to enhance network efficiency, scalability, and decrease transaction costs.

Tether's Plan B Collaborates with FC Lugano to accelerate Bitcoin Adoption

Tether's Plan B Collaborates with FC Lugano to accelerate Bitcoin Adoption

Tether and Lugano City have announced a partnership to sponsor FC Lugano, a Swiss football club, using bitcoin technology to transform the city's financial infrastructure, allowing fans to purchase tickets, merchandise, food, and beverages.

Vitalik Buterin Announces Ethereum's Upcoming Milestones: Verkle Trees and History Expiry

Vitalik Buterin Announces Ethereum's Upcoming Milestones: Verkle Trees and History Expiry

Ethereum's network takes a major leap in scalability with the completion of the "Basic rollup scaling" milestone, paving the way for verkle trees and history expiry.

Ethereum Foundation Brings Blockchain to UNICEF

Ethereum Foundation Brings Blockchain to UNICEF

The Ethereum foundation team made a series of donations to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), in a move considered both charitable and good for blockchain adoption.

Starkware to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware's chief of product, Avihu Levy, thinks it will boost project confidence in Starknet Prover.

Is Ethereum the Future of DeFi? Scalability and Cost Issues Open Door for Cardano and Polkadot

Is Ethereum the Future of DeFi? Scalability and Cost Issues Open Door for Cardano and Polkadot

As Ethereum continues to struggle with scalability and cost—traders continue to question the limitations of the Ethereum network and whether it really is the future of Defi.

Carl Icahn: Possibly Get Into Cryptocurrencies up to $1.5B in a ‘Big Way’

Carl Icahn: Possibly Get Into Cryptocurrencies up to $1.5B in a ‘Big Way’

Billionaire Carl Icahn, an American business tycoon who was sceptical of Bitcoin-led cryptocurrency before revealed in an interview with Bloomberg that it may get Into the cryptocurrency market up to $1.5B in a big way.

Ethereum Open Interest Hits All-Time High as 100% of ETH Addresses in Profit

Ethereum Open Interest Hits All-Time High as 100% of ETH Addresses in Profit

Ethereum open interest hits an all-time-high and 100% of ETH addresses are now in profit.

U.S. Seizes $1.4M in Tether Linked to Tech Support Scam Targeting Elderly

U.S. Seizes $1.4M in Tether Linked to Tech Support Scam Targeting Elderly

The U.S. Attorney's Office in Chicago has seized approximately $1.4 million in Tether (USDT) linked to an alleged tech support scam that primarily targeted elderly victims across the United States.

Cardano Will Outperform Ethereum 2.0 in DeFi Says Hoskinson as ADA Price Surges

Cardano Will Outperform Ethereum 2.0 in DeFi Says Hoskinson as ADA Price Surges

CEO Charles Hoskinson doubts the Ethereum 2.0 upgrade will result in higher throughput, better scalability, and more security highlighting Cardano’s superior design for DeFi.

UEFA Champions League Winners FC Bayern Munich Embrace Ethereum Blockchain for Tokenization

UEFA Champions League Winners FC Bayern Munich Embrace Ethereum Blockchain for Tokenization

FC Bayern Munich, is the latest entrant in the Ethereum-based fantasy soccer game platform called Sorare, which leverages non-fungible tokens.

Ethereum’s Address Activity is Growing Again Following the Recent Panic Selloff

Ethereum’s Address Activity is Growing Again Following the Recent Panic Selloff

On-chain metrics provider Santiment has acknowledged that Ethereum is gaining momentum as address activity in this network is growing again.

Reddit Community Points Ready for Ethereum Mainnet through Off-Chain Labs

Reddit Community Points Ready for Ethereum Mainnet through Off-Chain Labs

Off-Chain Labs has announced that it has been selected to help bring the Community Points (CP) initiative of the Reddit social media network onto the Ethereum Mainnet.

Tether Floats Mexican Pesos-based Stablecoin in Latin America

Tether Floats Mexican Pesos-based Stablecoin in Latin America

Tether Operations Limited, the blockchain startup behind the USDT stablecoin, has announced its entry into Latin America with the launch of the Mexican Pesos backed MXN₮ stablecoin.

Ethereum Price Yearly Trend Suggests Bull Run Ahead, ETH Deposits Doubled in the Last 20 Days

Ethereum Price Yearly Trend Suggests Bull Run Ahead, ETH Deposits Doubled in the Last 20 Days

Glassnode recently noted that the total value staked on Ethreum has reached over 1.5 million ETH.

Tether Intervenes on Terrorism Funding, Freezing 32 Cryptocurrency Addresses

Tether Intervenes on Terrorism Funding, Freezing 32 Cryptocurrency Addresses

Tether has frozen 32 cryptocurrency addresses tied to terrorism funding in Israel and Ukraine, manifesting the growing partnership between crypto firms and global law enforcement to combat digital-financed crime.

Will Ethereum Merge Trigger a Shift from Selling to Buying Pressure?

Will Ethereum Merge Trigger a Shift from Selling to Buying Pressure?

DeFi educator Korpi believes the merge of Ethereum will be a game-changer because structural supply will shift to structural buying.

US SEC Executive Who said Ethereum is Not a Security to Leave the Agency

US SEC Executive Who said Ethereum is Not a Security to Leave the Agency

The US SEC has announced that William Hinman, the current director of the Division of Corporate Finance, would leave the commission by the end of this year.

Ethereum Outflows from Exchanges Continue Increasing Amid a Roaming Supply Squeeze

Ethereum Outflows from Exchanges Continue Increasing Amid a Roaming Supply Squeeze

A holding tendency continues to be illustrated in the Ethereum network based on ETH outflows from crypto exchanges.

Ethereum’s Price Going through the Roof, Subject to Renewed Interest from Short-Term Traders

Ethereum’s Price Going through the Roof, Subject to Renewed Interest from Short-Term Traders

Ethereum’s surge to historic highs has renewed the discussion of whether the altcoin season is back as short-term traders' interest soars.

ETH Price Surpasses $2,000 Despite New Supply After Shapella Update

ETH Price Surpasses $2,000 Despite New Supply After Shapella Update

Despite concerns of a potential dump due to a new supply of Ether hitting the markets after the Shapella update, the price of ETH has surpassed $2,000 and maintains the level. Only around 1% of staked ETH may hit the market after Shapella, according to crypto analytics firm Glassnode. Crypto exchanges have expressed support for ETH unstaking.

Ethereum Price Set to See Higher Gains as ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Genesis Expected Soon

Ethereum Price Set to See Higher Gains as ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Genesis Expected Soon

As the ETH 2.0 beacon chain genesis is coming to fruition soon, it could be a catalyst for Ethereum’s price surge. Here's why.

Number of Ethereum Whales on the Decline as Market Sees a Massive Correction

Number of Ethereum Whales on the Decline as Market Sees a Massive Correction

Ethereum holders, those with at least 100 coins are on the decline.

Ethereum’s Market Capitalization of $500 Billion Will Need To Double to Flip That of Bitcoin

Ethereum’s Market Capitalization of $500 Billion Will Need To Double to Flip That of Bitcoin

Ethereum’s remarkable bull run has pushed its market capitalization to the $500 billion level for the first time.

Volatility Rocks The Market as Altcoins Ignite Following Bitcoin’s New All-Time High Price Rally

Volatility Rocks The Market as Altcoins Ignite Following Bitcoin’s New All-Time High Price Rally

As Bitcoin surges above $22,000 to an all-time high record, the altcoins also saw gains but the market is currently characterized by extreme volatility.

DeFi Reaches $12 Billion in Total Value Locked as Ethereum Transacts 2X More Than Bitcoin Daily

DeFi Reaches $12 Billion in Total Value Locked as Ethereum Transacts 2X More Than Bitcoin Daily

The growth of the DeFi industry has led to an explosive increase in popularity in Ethereum-compatible stablecoins.

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Ethereum (ETH) network continues to attract more participants because the number of non-zero addresses broke the record at 66,552,716.

Magic Eden (MAGIC) Launches Retroactive NFT Rewards for Ethereum Users

Magic Eden (MAGIC) Launches Retroactive NFT Rewards for Ethereum Users

Magic Eden introduces a cross-chain rewards program, offering Diamonds to Ethereum users for past activities.

Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens

Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens

Hedera Hashgraph has confirmed a smart contract exploit on its mainnet, resulting in the theft of liquidity pool tokens from decentralized exchanges (DEXs) that use code derived from Uniswap v2 on Ethereum. The suspicious activity was detected when the attacker attempted to move the stolen tokens across the Hashport bridge, leading operators to temporarily pause the bridge. The exact amount of tokens stolen is unknown, and the Hedera team is working on a solution to remove the vulnerability.

Bloomberg’s Damning Report on Tether Receives Response from the Stablecoin Issuer

Bloomberg’s Damning Report on Tether Receives Response from the Stablecoin Issuer

Where is Tether keeping its stablecoin reserve? A Bloomberg reporter has asked this and many more questions. Tether fires back as the allegations are made.

Bakkt Announces the Promotion of the Company’s Former Chief Product Officer to CEO

Bakkt Announces the Promotion of the Company’s Former Chief Product Officer to CEO

Having previously worked in Google and PayPal, Mike Blandina is to leave his position as Chief product officer of Bakkt, for his new role as CEO. The chairman of ICE has expressed strong confidence in his ability to steer the company to excellence.

Bitcoin is a Freedom Friendly Type of Currency- Sen Cynthia Lummis

Bitcoin is a Freedom Friendly Type of Currency- Sen Cynthia Lummis

Senator Cynthia reiterated the role of Bitcoin as a freedom tool against oppressive governments.

Ethereum Falls Below the Short-Term Upward Trend Line - What’s Next?

Ethereum Falls Below the Short-Term Upward Trend Line - What’s Next?

With the downturn of the entire crypto market, Ether’s price has also fallen below the short-term upward trend line.

Cryptocurrency Industry Nears a $1 Trillion in Value Thanks to Bitcoin and Ethereum

Cryptocurrency Industry Nears a $1 Trillion in Value Thanks to Bitcoin and Ethereum

The crypto market’s total value is edging closer to the $1 trillion mark thanks to its notable uptrend in recent weeks and the bullish gains of BTC and ETH.

SEC's Delay on BlackRock Ethereum ETF Decision Signals Cautious Stance

SEC's Delay on BlackRock Ethereum ETF Decision Signals Cautious Stance

The SEC has postponed its decision on BlackRock's proposed Ethereum ETF to March 10, 2024. This reflects the regulator's cautious approach toward crypto-based investment products and highlights the need for clearer regulatory frameworks in the digital assets space.

Three Crucial Expectations from the Crypto Market in August

Three Crucial Expectations from the Crypto Market in August

Overall the market is showing signs that the crypto winter may be wrapping up, but while investors may want to start bagging new coins in their portfolios, these three key expectations should stay alert in August.

Tether Criticizes UN Report for Overlooking USDT Traceability and Law Enforcement Collaboration

Tether Criticizes UN Report for Overlooking USDT Traceability and Law Enforcement Collaboration

Tether rebuts a UN report accusing USDT of facilitating illicit activities, underscoring its traceability and law enforcement collaboration, and highlighting USDT's positive impact on developing economies.

Stablecoin On-Chain Activity at Record Highs but Will Crypto Market Inflation Follow?

Stablecoin On-Chain Activity at Record Highs but Will Crypto Market Inflation Follow?

On-chain activity for stablecoins has surged over the last year, increasing by 800% according to the latest market intelligence, but could the increase in stablecoin issuance create inflation in the cryptocurrency markets as past allegations against Tether and Bitfinex have suggest ?

The Tale of Ethereum’s 6-Year Journey from Lows of $0.4 to Highs of $4650

The Tale of Ethereum’s 6-Year Journey from Lows of $0.4 to Highs of $4650

ETH has shined so far this quarter because after setting an all-time high (ATH) of $4,400 recently, it soared to new historic highs of $4,650.

Ethereum Whales’ Accumulation Mode Continues as Price Tops $3,200

Ethereum Whales’ Accumulation Mode Continues as Price Tops $3,200

Ethereum whales are not relenting in their accumulation quest because addresses with more than 100k coins now hold 43.7% of the ETH supply.

Tether Ventures into Sustainable Energy Production and Bitcoin Mining in Renewable-Rich Uruguay

Tether Ventures into Sustainable Energy Production and Bitcoin Mining in Renewable-Rich Uruguay

Tether, the company renowned for powering the world's foremost stablecoin, announced today its ambitious venture into energy production and sustainable Bitcoin mining in Uruguay.

Original Snow Crash Manuscript Goes Up for Auction

Original Snow Crash Manuscript Goes Up for Auction

Snow Crash-inspired NFTs will also be auctioned.

Ethereum Ranks 9th in Market Valuation Among Leading Global Banks

Ethereum Ranks 9th in Market Valuation Among Leading Global Banks

Ethereum ranks 9th when compared to the world's largest banks in terms of market cap, according to CompaniesMarketCap.

ETH Miner Balances Recovering with its Transactions Hitting $2.5 Trillion in Q2 of 2021

ETH Miner Balances Recovering with its Transactions Hitting $2.5 Trillion in Q2 of 2021

This renewed Ethereum momentum is propelling ETH miner balances on the road to recovery.

Ethereum Supply Crisis Intensifies as Total Value in ETH 2.0 Surges Past $9 Billion

Ethereum Supply Crisis Intensifies as Total Value in ETH 2.0 Surges Past $9 Billion

Crypto analyst Joseph Young has pointed out that the Ethereum supply crisis is intensifying.

Ethereum Killers: Emerging Smart Contract Platforms to Rival ETH Dominance

Ethereum Killers: Emerging Smart Contract Platforms to Rival ETH Dominance

While Ethereum dominance in decentralized finance (DeFi) cannot be denied, rival smart contract platforms the Ethereum Killers note significant value growth as well.

HTX Hacker Returns Stolen Ether, Rewarded with Bounty

HTX Hacker Returns Stolen Ether, Rewarded with Bounty

The hacker who stole 5,000 Ether from Huobi Global's exchange HTX returned the funds on October 7, following a bounty offer from HTX. The exchange had offered a 5% bounty of the stolen funds if returned by an October 2 deadline. Upon the return of the stolen funds, the hacker was rewarded with a 250 ETH bounty, valued at approximately $410,000. The return of the funds and the bounty payout was publicly acknowledged by HTX adviser Justin Sun.

U.S. Houston Firefighter’s Pension Fund Invests $25 Million in Bitcoin and Ethereum

U.S. Houston Firefighter’s Pension Fund Invests $25 Million in Bitcoin and Ethereum

The Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund, which manages nearly $5.5 billion in assets, announced that it has invested in cryptocurrencies.

Ethereum to Overtake Bitcoin as the More Attractive Asset with ETH 2.0 and EIP 1559 Rollout - Messari

Ethereum to Overtake Bitcoin as the More Attractive Asset with ETH 2.0 and EIP 1559 Rollout - Messari

Messari lead crypto researcher Ryan Watkins seems to think that in the long-term, Ethereum may appreciate more than Bitcoin (BTC).

Ethereum Hits Fresh Record High of $3000

Ethereum Hits Fresh Record High of $3000

Ethereum has hit an all-time high of $3000 for the first time in its history, making it more valuable than PayPal and the Bank of America in terms of market cap.

Ethereum Liquid Restaking Drives DeFi TVL to $100B in Q1 2024

Ethereum Liquid Restaking Drives DeFi TVL to $100B in Q1 2024

DeFi TVL nearly doubled in Q1 2024, reaching $98 billion, partly due to Ethereum's liquid restaking initiatives. However, a recent crypto market pullback has led to a decline to $86.6 billion.

Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem

Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem

Curve Finance's new MIM/crvUSD liquidity pool on Arbitrum marks a significant advancement in DeFi, offering enhanced liquidity and user experience. This strategic move leverages Arbitrum's layer 2 capabilities for faster, cost-effective transactions, underlining Curve's commitment to innovation and community-driven governance.

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Dan Tapiero, the CEO of 10T Holdings, believes that institutional adoption is propelling the next leg of Ethereum’s bull run.

Hiccups Surface as Bellatrix Upgrade Sets Stage for Ethereum Merge

Hiccups Surface as Bellatrix Upgrade Sets Stage for Ethereum Merge

With the much-anticipated merge being around the corner, the Bellatrix upgrade went live, curtain raising for this event.

Long-term Dormant Ethereum ICO Participant Activates $3.2 Million Worth of ETH

Long-term Dormant Ethereum ICO Participant Activates $3.2 Million Worth of ETH

An Ethereum ICO participant re-emerged after 8.2 years of inactivity, transferring 2,000 ETH ($3.2 million) to four different addresses on October 21, 2023. Acquired at a mere $620 at the Ethereum Genesis, this move not only underscores Ethereum's substantial price appreciation but also hints at potential market dynamics as long-dormant assets re-enter circulation. The transaction could signal various intents, from cashing out to redistributing or reinvesting the holdings, each with its own set of implications for the Ethereum market.

Ethereum Layer 2 Boba Network Raises $45M in Series A Funding

Ethereum Layer 2 Boba Network Raises $45M in Series A Funding

Ethereum Layer 2 project Boba Network has raised $45 million in its Series A funding round.

Etherscan Made 100% Inaccessible by China's Great Firewall

Etherscan Made 100% Inaccessible by China's Great Firewall

Etherscan.io, one of the most widely used Ethereum block explorers, was found to be inaccessible from IP addresses inside of mainland China. According to the tests performed locally, the country’s Great Firewall, which is used by the government to regulate citizens’ access to foreign internet sites has blocked the Ethereum blockchain data site.

Ethereum Achieves Record-High of $2,700 as EIB Announces Sale of Digital Bond on Ethereum Blockchain

Ethereum Achieves Record-High of $2,700 as EIB Announces Sale of Digital Bond on Ethereum Blockchain

Ethereum hits a record high of $2,718 as the European Investment Bank announces a plan to sell a "two-year digital bond" on the Ethereum blockchain network.

Not Just Bitcoin - Ethereum and Altcoins Gain Bullish Momentum

Not Just Bitcoin - Ethereum and Altcoins Gain Bullish Momentum

Ethereum's record-breaking momentum indicates that investors are increasingly taking an interest to altcoins and that Bitcoin's dominance in the crypto sector has slightly declined.

New Zealand's Tax Authority Demands Info on Crypto Investors

New Zealand's Tax Authority Demands Info on Crypto Investors

New Zealand's Internal Revenue Department has asked all companies to pass on customers' personal details as well as the type and value of their crypto assets.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Volumes Go Through the Roof

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Volumes Go Through the Roof

History has been made with $34.8k BTC and $1,090 ETH with both Bitcoin and Ethereum recording new all time highs in trading volume.

Uniswap Makes its Way onto StarkNet with Nethermind's Help

Uniswap Makes its Way onto StarkNet with Nethermind's Help

Nethermind, an Ethereum Development Company is helping to launch the Uniswap Decentralized Exchange (DEX) onto the StarkNet Layer-2 network.

Swiss City Lugano Partners with Tether to Adopt Crypto Tax Payments

Swiss City Lugano Partners with Tether to Adopt Crypto Tax Payments

The City of Lugano in Switzerland has entered into a partnership with Tether Operations Limited to drive its technological advancement while enabling its capabilities to allow its residents to pay their taxes through cryptocurrencies.

Market Watch: Stock vs Crypto Performance, Tesla, Apple, Bitcoin and Ethereum Compared

Market Watch: Stock vs Crypto Performance, Tesla, Apple, Bitcoin and Ethereum Compared

What it the correlation between crypto and the stock market? We analyze Nasdaq, Dow, Apple, Tesla, Microsoft, Bitcoin, Ethereum. Unlimited QE is the most important factor.

Cryptocurrency Detective ZachXBT Uncovers Unusual ETH Withdrawals for MTG Cards

Cryptocurrency Detective ZachXBT Uncovers Unusual ETH Withdrawals for MTG Cards

ZachXBT's analysis of cryptocurrency transactions involving the withdrawal of over 11,200 ETH, equivalent to $25 million, raises questions about the source and intent of these funds.

Ethereum 2.0 Hits a New Milestone with a Deposit of More Than 9 Million Ether

Ethereum 2.0 Hits a New Milestone with a Deposit of More Than 9 Million Ether

More investments continue trickling into Ethereum 2.0 because 9.01 million ETH has been staked.

MetaMask Launches Ethereum Staking Marketplace

MetaMask Launches Ethereum Staking Marketplace

MetaMask Institutional has announced a new staking marketplace that allows institutional clients to manage ETH staking through vendors such as ConsenSys Staking, Allnodes, Blockdaemon, and Kiln. The marketplace aims to simplify access and management of solo staking and enable institutions to become Ethereum network validators.

Axiom Secures $20 Million in Series A Funding for Blockchain Data Access Innovation

Axiom Secures $20 Million in Series A Funding for Blockchain Data Access Innovation

Axiom, a smart contract infrastructure firm, raises $20M in Series A funding led by Paradigm and Standard Crypto, aiming to transform blockchain data access using zero-knowledge cryptography.

Coinbase’s Registration Statement with SEC Reveals What Could Make Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Plunge

Coinbase’s Registration Statement with SEC Reveals What Could Make Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Plunge

Coinbase's registration statement for its public listing reveals what could potentially drag down the price of Bitcoin and Ethereum.

April 20: Too Many Have Missed the ETH Lining Because They're Expecting BTC

April 20: Too Many Have Missed the ETH Lining Because They're Expecting BTC

Trading Crypto with Eugene is a series of daily commentary on the crypto market and trading advice from Eugene Ng of Matrixport, a veteran trader with 10 years of experience in top-tier global investment banks. Hope you find it helpful!

Legitimacy of SEC Clampdown on XRP Cryptocurrency Questioned by TechCrunch, but will Tether be Next?

Legitimacy of SEC Clampdown on XRP Cryptocurrency Questioned by TechCrunch, but will Tether be Next?

The founder of TechCrunch Michael Arrington discussed the Securities and Exchange Commission’s lawsuit against Ripple Labs over XRP.

Total Bitcoin Locked in DeFi Spikes as Overall TVL Continues to Decline

Total Bitcoin Locked in DeFi Spikes as Overall TVL Continues to Decline

As the Total Value Locked in DeFi plunges, Bitcoin investors appear to be saving their holdings in smart contracts amid price falloff.

LocalBitcoins Seller Charged by US Homeland Security for Money Laundering

LocalBitcoins Seller Charged by US Homeland Security for Money Laundering

Kenneth Rhule, a localBitcoins seller is charged by the US Homeland Security for conducting an unlicensed money transmitting business. Rhule can face up to forty years in prison on account of fraudulent activity alongside illegal marijuana production and distribution.

Litecoin vs Ethereum: The 8 Differences that You Should Know

Litecoin vs Ethereum: The 8 Differences that You Should Know

Litecoin and Ethereum have proven to be among the most fundamental digital assets in the crypto space. According to the Coin Market Cap, Ethereum is ranked the second most popular cryptocurrency after Bitcoin, whereas Litecoin is ranked seventh. Despite their popularity, their intentions are entirely different. It, therefore, becomes crucial to comprehend their unique aspects.

Crema Finance Hacker Returns Stolen Crypto Following Negotiation

Crema Finance Hacker Returns Stolen Crypto Following Negotiation

Crema Finance has received 6,064 ETH ($7 million) and 23,967 SOL ($870,000) from a hacker who had stolen 69,422.9 SOL and 6,497,738 USDC stablecoin (roughly $9 million) following a negotiation.

Ethereum Shifting to Cold Wallets for DeFi-Related & Holding Activities

Ethereum Shifting to Cold Wallets for DeFi-Related & Holding Activities

ETH supply on exchanges has been shrinking by being transferred to cold storage.

Ethereum Network's Transaction Prices has Declined: The Block

Ethereum Network's Transaction Prices has Declined: The Block

The Ethereum network's gas fees have declined significantly since 2021, according to The Block.

Ethereum Leads ahead of Traditional Markets Performance over the Past 30 Days

Ethereum Leads ahead of Traditional Markets Performance over the Past 30 Days

The London Hardfork or EIP 1559 upgrade that got activated in August seems to have boosted Ethereum’s performance in the last 30 days.

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin’s price rebounded slightly, which has increased by 24.15% over the past week. However, the institutional sentiment remains bearish.

Magic Eden Launches Ethereum Marketplace in Alliance with Yuga Labs

Magic Eden Launches Ethereum Marketplace in Alliance with Yuga Labs

Magic Eden debuts its Ethereum marketplace, collaborating with Yuga Labs to uphold creator royalties in the evolving NFT landscape.

Ether.fi (ETHFI) Initiates Season 2 StakeRank with Enhanced Loyalty Rewards

Ether.fi (ETHFI) Initiates Season 2 StakeRank with Enhanced Loyalty Rewards

Ether.fi launches Season 2 StakeRank, offering boosted loyalty points for staking, with a 5% ETHFI token supply allocation and new conditions for participants.

Dismissal of Lawsuit Against Tether and Bitfinex Affirmed, Plaintiff Drops Appeal

Dismissal of Lawsuit Against Tether and Bitfinex Affirmed, Plaintiff Drops Appeal

Tether and Bitfinex have won a lawsuit against Shawn Dolifka and Matthew Anderson, despite allegations of misleading statements about USDT reserves, underscoring the importance of transparency in the cryptocurrency sector.

US Draft Bill Proposes Framework for Stablecoins

US Draft Bill Proposes Framework for Stablecoins

A new draft bill has been published in the United States proposing a regulatory framework for stablecoins. The bill would put the Federal Reserve in charge of non-bank stablecoin issuers, such as Tether and Circle. Insured depository institutions seeking to issue stablecoins would fall under federal banking agency supervision. The bill also includes a ban on issuing stablecoins not backed by tangible assets and proposes a study on "endogenously collateralized stablecoins."

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

Blockchain technology has been a growing hot topic, with companies integrating it more and more into their ecosystem for better security, decentralization, and lower costs, among other things.

Ethereum's Switch to Proof-of-Stake Will be 'Substantial' to the Industry, Binance Research Suggests

Ethereum's Switch to Proof-of-Stake Will be 'Substantial' to the Industry, Binance Research Suggests

Binance’s latest research report published on Oct. 28 stated that Ethereum’s upcoming switch to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) from Proof-of-Work (PoW) is expected to take a ‘most substantial’ portion of the crypto market’s attention.

Total Value Locked in DeFi Jumps to $208 Billion with Ethereum Taking the Lion’s Share

Total Value Locked in DeFi Jumps to $208 Billion with Ethereum Taking the Lion’s Share

According to DefiLlama, a ranking and metrics provider for DeFi protocols, the total value locked (TVL) in this sector stands at $208.03 billion.

Kraken Acquires Registration for VASP in the Netherlands

Kraken Acquires Registration for VASP in the Netherlands

Kraken secures a VASP registration from the Dutch Central Bank, marking a significant step in its European expansion and commitment to regulatory compliance. This strategic move enhances Kraken's offerings in the Netherlands and positions it for further growth in Europe.

Circle Introduces Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform to Streamline Web3 Development

Circle Introduces Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform to Streamline Web3 Development

Circle announces new Web3 services—Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform—to simplify blockchain development and lower costs. These user-centric solutions aim to accelerate the mass adoption of blockchain technologies.

Reasons behind Monday’s Crypto Market Sell-off Panic: Evergrande Group shaky Bankruptcy Threat Ahead

Reasons behind Monday’s Crypto Market Sell-off Panic: Evergrande Group shaky Bankruptcy Threat Ahead

The fall down of the Chinese real estate giant Evergrande Group swept the entire cryptocurrency market. Evergrande’s financial crisis caused investors to worry about China’s catastrophic debt default, which caused panic selling in the market.

Sotheby's to Accept Ether in Live Bidding for Sale of Banksy's Works

Sotheby's to Accept Ether in Live Bidding for Sale of Banksy's Works

Sotheby’s auction house will be accepting Ethereum cryptocurrency during live bidding for its upcoming virtual exhibition where two of Banksy's artworks will be up for sale.

Tether's Financial Triumph: Record $2.85B Q4 Profit and Strategic Asset Growth

Tether's Financial Triumph: Record $2.85B Q4 Profit and Strategic Asset Growth

Tether Holdings Limited reported a Q4 2023 profit of $2.85 billion, boosted by US Treasuries, Gold, and Bitcoin reserves, and a net profit of $6.2 billion, showcasing strong financial health.

Women in Blockchain: Sam Shrager of BCB Group

Women in Blockchain: Sam Shrager of BCB Group

The Women in Blockchain Series describes the journeys of some of the pioneer women driving initiatives and changing the nature of work by leveraging this revolutionary technology.

Vitalik Buterin Talks about Ethereum's 2024 Roadmap

Vitalik Buterin Talks about Ethereum's 2024 Roadmap

Ethereum's 2024 roadmap, shared by Vitalik Buterin, prioritizes minor adjustments and continuity with core priorities like merge, surge, scourge, verge, purge, and splurge.

LSE Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ethereum ETNs

LSE Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ethereum ETNs

LSE readies for Bitcoin & Ethereum ETN listings in Q2 2024, aligning with FCA's updated crypto stance, signaling a landmark for regulated crypto investments.

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

ssv.network created a $50 million fund to encourage Ether (ETH) staking technology research. DVT, an open-source protocol, distributes validator duties over numerous nodes. Vitalik Buterin's Eth2 roadmap relied on the protocol.

UBS and OSL Pioneer Hong Kong's First Ethereum Tokenized Warrant

UBS and OSL Pioneer Hong Kong's First Ethereum Tokenized Warrant

UBS AG, in collaboration with OSL Digital Securities, introduces Hong Kong's first tokenized warrant on the Ethereum blockchain, marking a landmark moment in financial innovation and blockchain adoption.

Consensys Files Lawsuit Against SEC Over Ethereum Regulation

Consensys Files Lawsuit Against SEC Over Ethereum Regulation

Consensys, a software development firm, has filed a lawsuit against the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and its commissioners, claiming the SEC plans to regulate Ethereum as a security, highlighting the ongoing debate on cryptocurrencies' regulatory classification and potential industry impact.

Hedging, Staking and Saving - The Signs that Point to a Maturing DeFi Market

Hedging, Staking and Saving - The Signs that Point to a Maturing DeFi Market

DeFi is currently on a maturity curve comparable to the same one that the cryptocurrency markets have undergone over recent years.

Crypto Market Outflows Continue for 8th Week Amid Rising Rates and SEC Actions

Crypto Market Outflows Continue for 8th Week Amid Rising Rates and SEC Actions

The cryptocurrency market has recorded its eighth consecutive week of outflows, driven by ongoing monetary policy concerns and mounting regulatory pressures.

Ethereum to See $1 Trillion in Real Value Transfers This Year, Eclipsing PayPal as Institutional Interest Rises

Ethereum to See $1 Trillion in Real Value Transfers This Year, Eclipsing PayPal as Institutional Interest Rises

Ethereum will process more than $1 trillion in real value transfers this year, surpassing PayPal.

Ethereum (ETH) and XRP Price Gains Dwarfed Bitcoin Rally, Which Cryptos beat BTC in 2020?

Ethereum (ETH) and XRP Price Gains Dwarfed Bitcoin Rally, Which Cryptos beat BTC in 2020?

Despite the BTC price gaining over 150% in 2020, BTC has been dwarfed by the price increases of other altcoins—including Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple’s XRP token.

Bithumb Lists Civic (CVC) and HUNT in Korean Won Markets

Bithumb Lists Civic (CVC) and HUNT in Korean Won Markets

Bithumb, a leading virtual asset platform, has announced the addition of Civic (CVC) and HUNT tokens to its Korean Won trading market.

Ethereum's Future Unveiled by Vitalik Buterin at EthCC

Ethereum's Future Unveiled by Vitalik Buterin at EthCC

At EthCC, Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin outlined the protocol's future, highlighting key developments like the transition to Proof of Stake, sharding, Verkle trees, state expiry, and Ethereum Improvement Proposals.

Ethereum Killer Polkadot Rallies as ETH Lags Behind, What’s Next for DOT?

Ethereum Killer Polkadot Rallies as ETH Lags Behind, What’s Next for DOT?

The Polkadot (DOT) token has managed to secure its gains in the past week, while other altcoins lagged behind Bitcoin’s price surge.

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines on Ethereum Layer 1

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines on Ethereum Layer 1

Vitalik Buterin suggests implementing zero-knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines (zk-EVMs) on the Ethereum base layer to accelerate the verification process on the blockchain without compromising decentralization and security. The technology enables smart contract execution on the blockchain with ZK proofs. It would be the third type of Ethereum client, along with the consensus and execution clients. By integrating zk-EVMs at the Ethereum layer 1, Ethereum would remain decentralized and new clients could be developed, further decentralizing Ethereum at the base layer.

Kraken’s Ethereum 2.0 Staking Service Is a Success, With More Than 100,000 ETH Secured

Kraken’s Ethereum 2.0 Staking Service Is a Success, With More Than 100,000 ETH Secured

US-based Kraken has been among the crypto exchanges that has welcomed Ethereum 2.0 staking with open arms.

Ethereum 2.0 Full Upgrade Will Prompt a 1% Annual Deflation Rate

Ethereum 2.0 Full Upgrade Will Prompt a 1% Annual Deflation Rate

A transition to the proof of stake(PoS) consensus mechanism through Ethereum 2.0 will prompt a 1% annual deflation rate on the ETH network.

Vitalik Buterin Explores Memecoins: From Controversy to Charity

Vitalik Buterin Explores Memecoins: From Controversy to Charity

Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum co-founder, discusses memecoins' current state and potential, suggesting alternative approaches like charity coins and Robin Hood games for a positive-sum experience, emphasizing the importance of combining charity initiatives with gaming mechanics.

Crypto Market Watch: Weekly Price Trend Update

Crypto Market Watch: Weekly Price Trend Update

Here is a brief on the most significant crypto price uptrend over the past week.

Ethereum Hits Major Bullish Milestones in Anticipation of the ETH 2.0 Staking Upgrade

Ethereum Hits Major Bullish Milestones in Anticipation of the ETH 2.0 Staking Upgrade

Ethereum wallets containing 32 more or more ETH, the amount needed to stake a validator node under the upcoming ETH 2.0 upgrade has hit an all-time high. The number of Ethereum network balances with 32 ETH or more has been nearing 120,000, in anticipation of the proposed ETH 2.0 update. Validating nodes will be replacing miners in the current proof-of-work system to validate transactions to maintain the Ethereum blockchain. Over the year, the number of wallets holding at least 32 ETH has risen around 15 percent, according to Nansen AI. Although the ETH 2.0 upgrade has been delayed several times, the major upgrade is expected to be deployed in July.

Massive Outflows and Burnt Ether Stimulate Ethereum Scarcity to Continue

Massive Outflows and Burnt Ether Stimulate Ethereum Scarcity to Continue

Ever since the London Hardfork or EIP-1559 upgrade went live in August 2021, Ethereum’s supply continues to be depleted based on the burning mechanism incorporated.

$250,000 BTC: Kraken Survey Shows Investors are Bullish on Bitcoin, Altcoins and DeFi in 2021

$250,000 BTC: Kraken Survey Shows Investors are Bullish on Bitcoin, Altcoins and DeFi in 2021

The latest Kraken VIP sentiment survey reflects how investors think the crypto sector might evolve in 2021. Some are projecting the BTC price as high as $250,000.

Crypto Assets Mark Cap Continuously Sinks by $200bn

Crypto Assets Mark Cap Continuously Sinks by $200bn

The market cap of the crypto asset continues to suffer by losing $200 billion within a day. Bitcoin suffers from bear market sentiment, breaking $26,000 to its lowest level in 16 months.

Tether Implements Wallet-Freezing Policy Aligned with US Regulations

Tether Implements Wallet-Freezing Policy Aligned with US Regulations

Tether's wallet-freezing policy, in line with US OFAC regulations, is a proactive approach to cybercrime, setting a new standard in the crypto industry.

Smart Contract 101: MetaMask

Smart Contract 101: MetaMask

MetaMask is a crypto wallet & gateway to blockchain apps. It also a tool for interacting with decentralized applications (DAPP).

Stablecoins Wallet Addresses Records 12m with Holding at Least $1m

Stablecoins Wallet Addresses Records 12m with Holding at Least $1m

According to data from CoinMetrics, the total number of wallet addresses holding at least $1 million has topped 12 million.

Bitcoin and the Crypto Market Could Go Down Again—Market Recap and Price Analysis

Bitcoin and the Crypto Market Could Go Down Again—Market Recap and Price Analysis

Both the stock and crypto market could go down, the bitcoin price appears ready to drop.

Ethereum Usage is Now 54 Times to Bitcoin as Ethereum 2.0 Becomes the Largest ETH Holder

Ethereum Usage is Now 54 Times to Bitcoin as Ethereum 2.0 Becomes the Largest ETH Holder

As the neck-to-neck battle between Bitcoin and Ethereum continues, the latter has emerged as the victor in terms of usage.