Day: October 17, 2021

Bitcoin Price Prints Highest Weekly Close in History

Bitcoin has recorded its highest weekly candle ever just above $62,000, which is the latest sign of strengthening bullish momentum. The largest cryptocurrency was perilously close to closing below $60,000 after bears pushed it to an intraday low of $58,940. However, buyers managed to step in just hours before the historic weekly close and saved

Where Is Facebook’s Cryptocurrency?

While everyone was busy buzzing this week about Bitcoin futures ETF approval and other news from real crypto companies, Facebook’s crypto project quietly lost two more people . Riyaz Faizullabhoy and Nassim Eddequiouaq, who both left crypto custody firm Anchorage two years ago to work on Facebook’s crypto project, left to join Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto

Indexed Finance Claims to Have Found Hacker Who Stole $16 Million

On Thursday, a hacker ran off with $16 million from decentralized finance (DeFi) project Indexed Finance—but now the protocol’s team says they know who the attacker is. Indexed Finance is a DeFi project built on Ethereum. It produces tokens that track market indexes. A hacker took the assets that were backing the value of the

Petition to List “Dogecoin Killer” Shiba Inu on Robinhood Surpasses 250,000 Signatures

A petition calling for Robinhood to add Dogecoin rival Shiba Inu has surpassed 250,000 signatures. The target of 300,000 signatures now appears to be well within reach for the community. Earlier this month, Shiba Inu, which was launched by a pseudonymous developer called “Ryoshi” last year, experienced a resurgence in popularity after it surged

Bitcoin’s Biggest Whales are in Decline

Some of crypto’s rarest and largest ocean dwellers are quickly becoming endangered this year—in fact, the number of Bitcoin’s biggest whales has dropped to its lowest point in history. Blockchain journalist Colin Wu tweeted the data from blockchain metrics site Glassnode earlier this afternoon. As of today, the number of Bitcoin addresses holding 1,000 Bitcoins

Wojak Charity Token Endorsed by Team Texas Following Token's Adoption

The Wojak.Finance ecosystem’s token, WOJ, received an endorsement from the Team Texas leader, Alexis Texas. On her Instagram profile, the American adult movie star shared her view on Wojak token with her supporters. According to the token’s website, WOJ is a charity token that helps users learn how to earn. The token is deployed on

BTC, ETH, DOGE and SHIB Price Analysis for October 17

The last day of the week is neither bullish as some coins are in the green zone while others are in the red. Top coins by CoinMarketCap BTC/USD The rate of Bitcoin (BTC) has increased by 11.55% over the past seven days. BTC/USD chart by TradingView Despite today’s slight decline, Bitcoin (BTC) is coming back

NBA Top Shot Sales up 128% After New Drop Features Shaquille O’Neal

NFT data aggregator CryptoSlam! has reported a 128% surge in sales of digital trading card collection NBA Top Shot following the October 14 release of a new booster pack series called “Run it Back 05-06”. The new Run it Back boosters focus on a pivotal season in NBA history. The 2005-2006 season catapulted Miami Heat

Ethereum Exchange Reserves Are Draining, Here's What It Means for Market

While sentiment around the cryptocurrency industry gets more positive each and every day, more Ethereum investors are choosing to withdraw their funds from crypto exchanges and leave them in their wallets, according to CryptoQuant. While this is a positive sign for the market, institutional investors or whale-tier individuals may face some problems with liquidity with

Bitcoin Whales Buying Activity on Rise with 254 New Whales Entering Market

According to data provided by Santiment, the number of Bitcoin whales (addresses owning between 100 to 1,000 BTC) has significantly increased prior to the asset’s rise back to the previous ATH. More than 250 whales appeared on the network since Sept. 11. The increased number of Bitcoin whales is also followed by progressively increasing exchange

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