June 25, 5:30 pm
|A String of 200 'Sleeping Bitcoins' From 2010 Worth $4.27 Million Moved ...|
While the price of bitcoin is holding above the $21K per unit range, four bitcoin block rewards mined in 2010 were spent for the first time in over 11 years. The four block rewards were mined between September and October 2010 and the 200 bitcoin worth $4.27 million were transferred to an unknown wallet.4 Consecutive Block Rewards Spent on June 24,...
June 18, 2:00 pm
|Bitcoin's Sinking Price Pushes Hashrate Below 200 Exahash, Mining Diffic...|
While bitcoin's price dropped below the $20K region, the network's hashrate slipped under the 200 exahash per second (EH/s) region to 167 EH/s on June 18. At the time of writing, the hashrate is coasting along at 184 EH/s after a slight rebound following the drop. With the price per bitcoin lower this week and the hashrate dropping, bitcoin miners ...
June 14, 12:33 pm
|'Original Bitcoin' Makes Surprise 24% Climb As Crypto Markets See Red|
Dubbed to be the 'Original Bitcoin,' BSV, or Bitcoin Satoshi Vision skyrockets in the face of a crypto market crash seen in the past 24 hours. BSV is certainly generating a lot of attention from investors as it remains unfazed by the malingering crypto market decline.
BSV shoots to 24% or roughly $55.79 on Tuesday; on the other hand, Bitcoin (BTC) ...
June 01, 6:44 pm
|Jesse Powell Explains Why Kraken Listed Terra 2.0|
Jesse Powell – CEO of Kraken – explained on Friday why his exchange decided to list Terra 2.0 despite the collapse of the original chain. Many in the crypto community showed skepticism of the move, given Terra’s loss of credibility over the past month.
Listing Isn’t Endorsement
When questioned about the listing, Powell expla...
June 01, 6:30 pm
|Accuweather Collaborates With API3 in Order to Provide Blockchain-Powere...|
On June 1, the American media company that provides commercial weather forecasts, Accuweather, announced it is tethering weather data to blockchain technology by hosting an API3 Airnode. The company revealed that it is collaborating with blockchain oracle provider API3 and Web API operators will be able to access Accuweather's onchain weather data....
April 19, 11:30 pm
|Robinhood Begins European Expansion, Acquiring Regulated UK-Based Crypto...|
Nasdaq-listed trading platform Robinhood is acquiring Ziglu, a London-based electronic money institution and crypto asset firm. The acquisition is part of Robinhood's international expansion plan. Robinhood 'sees a big opportunity in serving customers across the globe.'
Robinhood Acquiring Regulated Crypto Firm Ziglu
Popular U.S.-based trading plat...
April 15, 4:30 pm
|PlanB Explains Why Bitcoin Won't Drop to $24.5K Again|
PlanB, the creator of the bitcoin Stock-to-Flow (S2F) model, implied that only a black-swan incident could drag the price of Bitcoin down to $24,500. The anonymous Twitter pseudonym in the past has missed Bitcoin's price predictions on some occasions, but his bullishness on the asset still remains intact, asserting that it could reach $100K at the ...
April 08, 3:00 pm
|Robinhood Crypto Wallets Rolled Out to Over 2 Million Customers|
Trading platform Robinhood has rolled out its new crypto wallets to more than two million customers. In addition, Robinhood CEO Vlad Tenev announced that the platform will integrate with the Lightning Network 'to bring even lower costs to our customers.'More Than 2 Million Users Can Now Use Robinhood Crypto Wallets
Popular trading platform Robinhoo...
April 08, 12:34 pm
|250 Bitcoin From 2009 Moved After 12.4 Years — Rare BTC Mined Over...|
On April 7th and 8th, 2022, approximately five bitcoin block rewards mined in 2009 were spent in a concession of transfers. The last time a 2009 block was spent was 1.10 years ago on May 20, 2020. The 250 bitcoin from the latest 2009 spends sat idle for 12.4 years, and the coins were worth $10.8 million at the time of transfer.'Sleeping Bitcoins' F...
April 04, 10:30 pm
|Close to 250 Casascius Physical Bitcoins Were Redeemed in 6 Months, $1.9...|
Since September 18, 2021, close to 250 Casascius physical bitcoins were redeemed over the last 198 days. On that day six months ago, there were 19,920 Casascius physical bitcoins left active and today, there are approximately 19,676 left to peel.19,676 Casascius Physical Bitcoins Left to Peel
During the last six months, approximately 244 Casascius ...
March 26, 5:30 am
|Luxury Italian Retailer Michele Franzese Moda Reveals Fashion Brand Acce...|
The Italian luxury brand Michele Franzese Moda has announced the firm is accepting crypto assets for payments. The company revealed the decision via Michele Franzese Moda's online magazine in an article called 'Its Time for Crypto.'Italian luxury Brand Michele Franzese Moda Says 'Its Time for Crypto'
According to the company's fashion news blog, Mi...
February 13, 11:30 pm
|Popular Trading App Robinhood's Global Expansion Will Be 'Crypto First'|
Popular trading app Robinhood has revealed that its international expansion will be 'crypto first.' The company said from the regulatory standpoint, crypto is 'probably the easiest way to go global.' The trading platform is also looking for compliant ways to list more cryptocurrencies.
Robinhood Becoming 'Crypto-First' Company
Steve Quirk, Robinhoo...
January 29, 11:00 pm
|Robinhood to Launch Crypto Trading Internationally — Sees 'Immense...|
Robinhood has 'set aggressive goals to start opening its crypto platform up to customers internationally in 2022,' the popular trading platform revealed during its Q4 earnings call. 'The company believes in the immense potential of the crypto economy and sees a big opportunity in serving customers across the globe.'
Robinhood's Crypto Earnings, Ex...
January 22, 10:30 pm
|While BTC's Price Slid Lower, a Miner Spent an 11-Year-Old Block Reward ...|
Following the large string of block rewards from 2010 spent in November 2021, no block rewards from that year were discovered in December and throughout the next month up until January 21. On Friday, an 11-year-old block reward originally mined on November 22, 2010, was transferred for the first time since being idle for more than a decade.
January 22, 2:30 am
|Robinhood Begins Rolling Out Crypto Wallets to Select Customers|
Trading platform Robinhood has begun rolling out crypto wallets to 1,000 customers. Users can send and receive their cryptocurrencies from Robinhood to external crypto wallets, the company explained, adding that by March, 10,000 customers will be testing the wallets before rolling out to the rest of the waitlist.
Robinhood Lets 1,000 Customers Tes...
January 21, 4:30 pm
|These Are the Crypto Economy's 10 Most Expensive Assets per Unit in 2022|
A lot has changed in regard to the prices of various crypto assets throughout 2021, as today's top crypto assets look a lot different than they did 12 months ago. Moreover, the most valuable cryptocurrencies in terms of U.S. dollars per unit have also changed, and the top ten most expensive coins have shifted. The following is a look at the top ten...
January 17, 12:30 am
|Robinhood on Listing More Cryptocurrencies: 'It's Important That We Get ...|
Robinhood's chief financial officer has revealed the popular trading platform's crypto priority and the potential of listing more cryptocurrencies. 'We're a highly regulated company in a highly regulated industry, and we think it's important that we get a bit more clarity from regulators,' he emphasized.
Robinhood Waiting for Regulatory Clarity