Blockchain developers are devoting less time to once-popular protocols like Tron and EOS, often called Ethereum killers, in favor of newer multi-blockchain solutions like Polkadot.
The richest man in the world and founder of Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, shared his opinion on bitcoin and its future. According to Musk, bitcoin is on the cusp of widespread acceptance in the world of traditional finance.
US law enforcement agencies detained the organizer of fraudulent crypto Ponzi schemes, one of which was promoted by Hollywood actor Stephen Seagal.
Miners of Ethereum, the second largest cryptocurrency by capitalization, earned $829 million in January 2021. This is the all-time high within the entire history of Ethereum.
Bitcoin price jumped more than 20% to$ 38,566 after Elon Musk, the richest person in the world, wrote bitcoin in his Twitter bio.
Users of the WallStreetBets subreddit launched a pump campaign of Dogecoin. During the day, it rose in price more than twofold.
Jihan Wu, co-founder of Chinese mining equipment manufacturer Bitmain, announced he's officially stepping down as Bitmain chairman after a lengthy conflict with fellow co-founder Micree Zhan. Wu received compensation worth approximately $600 million.
American bank JP Morgan outlined three key reasons for including bitcoins in investment portfolios. According to analysts, the asset will increase the efficiency of any portfolio.
The Ministry of Labor of the Russian Federation ordered Russian officials to get rid of cryptocurrencies by April 2021. The decision is explained by high corruption risks.
One of the most high-profile events of the past year was the theft of three million dollars from the DeFi protocol Cover on December 28, 2020.
The European Central Bank confirmed the possible issue of a digital euro. The final decision will be made by mid-2021. Meanwhile, Japan moved on to the second phase of its CBDC project.
According to analysts at Fundstrat Global Advisors, Ethereum, the second largest cryptocurrency by capitalization, may grow more than sevenfold to $10,500.
Illegal online casinos and bookmakers in Russia actually stopped working due to problems with accepting payments. Bitcoin is the only payment method available to them.
Token sale of the DYMMAX cryptocurrency derivatives project is successfully closed on Probit, the Korean cryptocurrency exchange. In two rounds of funding, the team managed to raise $ 1.2 million in cryptocurrencies.
There is a shortage of high-performance video cards on the market that can be used for mining cryptocurrencies. Those models that are available for purchase rose in price by an average of $100 or higher.
The launch of a new marketing program on the Ethereum blockchain yielded the members of the Global Decentralized FORSAGE Community over $8 million in a few days.