Day: October 9, 2021

Vitalik Buterin: El Salvador’s Bitcoin Approach Is ‘Contrary to the Ideals’ of Crypto

In a surprise Reddit post on Friday, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin had strong words for El Salvador’s Bitcoin rollout, and specifically President Nayib Bukele for forcing local businesses to accept the top cryptocurrency. After a Reddit user on the r/cryptocurrency subreddit posted: “Unpopular opinion: El Salvador president Mr Nayab (sic) Bukele should not be praised

Dell CEO Michael Dell Snubs Bitcoin

Michael Dell, the founder and CEO of Dell Technologies, is not buying into the Bitcoin craze. In a wide-ranging interview with DealBook, the American businessman with an estimated net worth of $53.3 billion said that he was going to pass on the oldest and biggest cryptocurrency. Yet, he believes that that blockchain, the technology at

Mirror, DAOs, and the Exclusivity Problem

I’m old enough to remember when you could only join Facebook if you had a college email address. That was in spring 2005, my senior year of high school. Less than a year later, Facebook opened up to anyone 13 and older. It was inevitable on the platform’s path to 2 billion users, but it

Dell Founder Michael Dell Is ‘Going to Pass’ on Bitcoin

Michael Dell, the founder of the computer company Dell Technologies, is “going to pass” on Bitcoin. Speaking to The New York Times in an interview published today, Dell said although he’s not going to get into Bitcoin, blockchain is “probably underrated.” His final word on Bitcoin? “I don’t know.” The 56-year-old billionaire, who created the

NFT Game Spellfire Completes Funding Round With $360K Raised

Spellfire, a unique NFT-centric card game, has completed its seed funding round. The project is supported by a number of high-profile VCs. $360,000 raised by Spellfire digital collectibles game According to a statement shared by Spellfire’s team, it has successfully completed a seed funding round. A total of $360,000 is secured by the group of

Why Bitcoin, Ethereum and Dogecoin Surged This Week

This week brought good news for investors in Cryptoland. Bitcoin went up 15%, Ethereum up 8% and some coins, such as the Dogecoin spinoff Shiba Inu (SHIB) coin, rose by 266%. Bitcoin (BTC) had actually started rising well over a week ago. On September 29, well before the current week started, the coin began its

BTC, ADA and BNB Price Analysis for October 9

The weekend has begun with a neutral mood on the cryptocurrency market as some coins are in the red zone, while others are in red. Top coins by CoinMarketCap BTC/USD The rate of Bitcoin (BTC) has increased by 0.37% since yesterday, while the growth over the last 7 days has accounted for 15.29%. BTC/USD chart

Flare's Songbird Airdrop Now Supported by One More Tier-1 Exchange

SGB, a core native asset of Flare’s “canary network,” Songbird will be distributed between the clients of the large centralized exchange. SGB comes to MEXC Global According to the official announcement shared by MEXC Global cryptocurrencies exchange, it will support the airdrop of SGB tokens to XRP holders. MEXC Global will support the $SGB #Songbird

Ethereum 2.0 Merge Finally Activated in Interoperable Devnet. Why Is This Important?

Ethereum developer and researcher Ben Edgington of ConsenSys development studio reveals that the first-ever smart contracts platform has accomplished a crucial milestone. PoS Ethereum is one step closer now According to the latest tweet by Mr. Edgington, who is a product owner of Ethereum 2.0 Teku client implementation, “Merge” upgrade is live in devnet. Ethereum

Brian Kelly Names Key Tailwinds for Bitcoin Price

CNBC Fast Money trader Brian Kelly recently mentioned that Bitcoin had gradually turned into a macro asset. This, according to the analyst, explains why it is sensitive to the “debt ceiling” drama that recently started dominating headlines in American business media: It is starting to respond to stuff like the debt ceiling drama and higher

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