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Ethereum
Vitalik Buterin Reveals Two Coins He Wants to Move to Proof-of-Stake
At Messari's Mainnet conference, Buterin admitted some cryptocurrencies will never switch to Proof-of-Stake — but added that he hopes some will achieve a "middle ground."
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Bitcoin
Bitcoin Almost Had a Different Name — and Some on Crypto Twitter Think It's Pretty Nerdy
With the benefit of hindsight, a number of his Twitter followers said they think Bitcoin is a much more attractive name.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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NFTs
Struggling to Buy NFTs Through an iPhone App? This is Why
Many marketplaces are reluctant to offer NFT purchases through iPhone apps because of the eye-watering commission taken by the tech giant.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
32 People Forced to Perform Crypto Pig Butchering Scams Rescued from Myanmar
More than 150 Indian nationals are believed to be trapped in Myanmar after being enticed to move abroad for high-paying roles as "digital sales and marketing executives."
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
CoinMarketCap News, Sept 23: No Longer Kraken CEO, What Jesse Powell Plans to Do Next
Also today, a recent opinion piece in the Financial Times has set Crypto Twitter aflame.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
Podcast: Why Does the Fed's Interest Rate Hikes Affect Bitcoin? — Weekly News Roundup
It's the weekend edition of CoinMarketRecap! Connor Sephton and Molly Jane Zuckerman chew over some of the biggest crypto stories from the past seven days.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
Is Celsius Planning to Turn Debt Into IOU Tokens?
An internal meeting that was leaked online shows the embattled crypto lender is weighing up wrapping the BTC, ETH and USDC that's owed to customers into a token.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
UK Will Make it 'Easier and Quicker' for Law Enforcement to Seize, Freeze and Recover Crypto
The Home Office warns that digital currency is "increasingly used by organized criminals to launder profits from fraud, drugs and cybercrime."
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
Jesse Powell Reveals Why He's Stepping Down as Kraken's CEO
Powell expressed a desire to focus more on the product and "less time dealing with all the random business obligations that the CEO has."
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
CoinMarketCap News, Sept 22: Since Bitcoin Launched, Interest Rates Have Never Been This High
Also, Molly Jane Zuckerman on the rise of buzzwords in crypto... and why they really need to stop.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
Podcast: Kraken's CEO Steps Down as Crypto Markets Hit Peak Danger
Also today, this self-proclaimed "Crypto King" owes millions to investors... where has it all gone?
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
Bankrupt 'Crypto King' with 11 Supercars Allegedly Owes $35M to Investors… But Just $2M Recovered
Aiden Pleterski reportedly led a lavish lifestyle — and as well as owning 11 premium cars, he rented a plush waterfront home for $45,000 a month.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Bitcoin
Whiplash in Crypto Markets After Fed Increases Interest Rates By Another 0.75 Percentage Points
CoinMarketCap data shows the world's biggest cryptocurrency rallied to $19,500 in the minutes before the new interest rate was confirmed. Within 20 minutes, it then crashed to $18,975.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Crypto News
After 11 Years, Jesse Powell is Stepping Down as Kraken's CEO
All of this comes at a turbulent time for the crypto world, with fears that the bear market will worsen as the Fed continues to ratchet up interest rates.
By Connor Sephton
1w ago
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Bitcoin
CoinMarketCap News, Sept 21: Is MicroStrategy Up or Down on Its Bitcoin Bet... and Does It Matter?
Also today, the U.S. is considering a two-year ban on algorithmic stablecoins — how would it work?
By Connor Sephton
2w ago
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Bitcoin
MicroStrategy Buys 301 BTC for $6M, Already Down $300,000
Overall, it has spent $3.97 billion on building a crypto war chest of 130,000 BTC, but at the time of writing, it's worth $2.45 billion.
By Connor Sephton
2w ago
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Crypto News
Twitch Bans Live Broadcasts of Crypto Gambling as Top Streamers Threaten Boycott
From Oct. 18, live broadcasts of slots, roulette and dice games on sites including Stake.com, Rollbit.com and Duelbits.com will be prohibited.
By Connor Sephton
2w ago
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Crypto News
US May Ban Algorithmic Stablecoins for Two Years Following UST's Collapse
According to Bloomberg, plans are also in place to give banks and non-banks the ability to issue their own stablecoins.
By Connor Sephton
2w ago
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