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Bitcoin reaches $14K for the first time since January 2018 — what’s next?

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The price of Bitcoin is on the verge of having its highest monthly close ever but bulls must still break through $14K for a shot at a new all-time high. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jPhhZv

0x charts path towards cross-chain asset exchange and liquidity aggregation

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The interoperability protocol seeks to expand beyond Ethereum and create cross-chain functionality from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3oJjutb

What industry leaders would wish for Bitcoin’s white paper 12th anniversary

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Experts in the blockchain and crypto industry make their wishes for Bitcoin’s 12th birthday from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3eeH2BF

$1.1 Billion Crypto Ponzi: Masterminds of Wotoken Head to Prison in China

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Former Google lawyer joins spate of high-profile attorneys entering crypto

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Coinbase leads a growing list of crypto companies attracting top-tier legal talent from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2HNWusj

The crypto compliance lie: Sacrificing privacy does not make us safer

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The lightchain-vs.-darkchain dichotomy is counterproductive, and a healthy graychain will produce more valuable crypto assets like Bitcoin. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37WFzhY

Happy birthday dear Bitcoin: Crypto’s first white paper turns 12

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An assessment of Satoshi Nakamoto’s Oct. 31, 2008 paper that “set in motion a revolution in finance.” from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2TFjPyV

Crypto Is Less Scary Than Halloween

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Did Satoshi choose to publish Bitcoin's whitepaper on Halloween as another Easter egg?

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For all we don't know about Satoshi, we can tell he loved a touch of theatricality from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3mRDWqn

China Should Take Part in Creating Regulatory Framework for Digital Currency, Xi Says

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The World Is Never Getting Off Government Stimulus

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OCC’s Brian Brooks Against Government Issued Digital Dollar – Supports Regulation of Privately Issued Stablecoins

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Yield Trust DeFi Protocol with Anti-Manipulation and Unique Trust Score Feature – Presale Now Live

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Bitcoin price hits $14,000 exactly 12 years after whitepaper released

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The price of Bitcoin has surpassed the critical $14,000 mark, the highest level since January 2018. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34H4fJk

The evolution of crypto exchanges — What’s next for the industry

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We are now starting to see the crossover of regulation in the digital asset market and digitalization of the traditional market. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/31ZvKwd

$14K: Bitcoin Hits Highest Level Since January 2018

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Why Bitcoin price and volume rising together is bad news for Ethereum, altseason

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Bitcoin broke out of the $13,000 resistance level merely a week ago, which means those expecting Ethereum and altcoin prices to rise may have to wait a few months. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2THeoPS

Ethereum price ascending channel breakout possible if Bitcoin consolidates

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Consolidation from Bitcoin would allow Ethereum to double bottom in its BTC pair and possibly breakout from the ascending channel in its USDT pair. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3oKmaqI

Gotta collect ’em all: An overview of NFT marketplaces

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As NFTs gain traction, here are some of the top marketplaces for finding NFTs, as well as the future outlook of this industry. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34J0ymH

Bitcoin.com Exchange Reveals Role in the Cryptopia Rescue Group

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FTX Increases Trump Futures Margins Before the Election, Biden Futures Lead by 64%

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Huawei’s Mate 40 Phone to Ship With Digital Yuan Wallet

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Crypto Startup Avanti Receives License To Operate as National Bank in Wyoming

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New Huawei smartphone will feature a hardware wallet for digital yuan

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The Mate40 series will reportedly enable dual offline transactions and allow users to control anonymity. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3ozql8y

Bitcoin just 4 days away from historically bullish $10K price record

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If Bitcoin can stay above $10,000 by the day of the U.S. elections, history suggests that $100,000 is next. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3kJTlIp

Blockchain could become a part of the US military’s strategic weaponry

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SIMBA Chain beat competitors such as Boeing by using blockchain to underpin a war games solution for the U.S. Department of Defense. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3kHVPak

Bitcoin Traders Can Now Bet on $40K Price With New Deribit Options

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UK Police Find no Crime in Alleged $3M Crypto ‘Staking’ Scam

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Bitcoin suddenly slides 4% as BofA predicts a 20% stock market crash

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The price of Bitcoin abruptly dropped 4% from the day’s peak as the uncertainty in the stock market intensified. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2HKGs2c

Advising the Advisers: ‘On Purpose’ Podcast Live Taping Party

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MoAfrika – Africa’s Biggest Online Tour Operator now Accepts Bitcoin

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Ripple Keeps Pumping Funds Into MoneyGram

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Nearly 24% of Ether held on exchanges — three times the percentage of Bitcoin

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Only 8.1% of Bitcoin is held on exchanges compared to Ether where almost one-quarter of the supply sits on exchanges. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34EaWvK

Report: Bitcoin Set for its Biggest Breakout Yet

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Despite strong security token growth, tZERO continues to lose money

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While tZERO’s net revenues have nearly doubled year-over-year, Overstock’s fledgling security token exchange is still far from profitable. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37Xdqr8

Wrapped Bitcoin is now Ethereum's 6th Largest Token

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With a market cap now over $1.5 billion, Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) makes up 80% of the total BTC held on Ethereum. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34G32C3

The Hoff claims to have invented Bitcoin in 12th anniversary video

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Nine celebrities have wished Bitcoin a happy twelfth birthday despite knowing very little about the cryptocurrency. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37TOuB1

Fidelity Investments’ Digital Asset Custody Services Arm Expands to Asia

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Willy Woo: Signs that BTC is decoupling supports its 'safe haven' status

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Bitcoin’s decoupling from stocks began within days of its NVT price hitting an all-time high, according to Willy Woo. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/35KRkW9

Uniswap moves closer to a new five million UNI airdrop

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The Uniswap community is voting on its second-ever governance proposal to distribute 5 million governance tokens to users who interacted with the DEX via a third-party platform. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34H3pMA

Mongolia’s largest bank to offer crypto-related services

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The country continues to make slow but sure steps on its way to being a crypto-friendly nation from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37UcVOs

Japan is the ‘leading candidate’ for Ripple's new headquarters: SBI Holdings CEO

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Japan is firming up at the most likely new headquarters for Ripple if it leaves its San Francisco offices from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2JjIo2x

Here’s why Ethereum bulls don’t care about Friday’s $40M ETH options expiry

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Despite $40 million in Ethereum options expiring on Friday, multiple indicators favor bulls as ETH 2.0 approaches. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2TAXWkh

Dutch Police Seize $33 Million in Bitcoin from Couple Accused of Money Laundering

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Atari Has Launched Their IEO Public Sale Today

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Gold drops to 7oz per BTC as Peter Schiff calls Bitcoin ‘biggest bubble’

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Gold sinks to yearly lows against Bitcoin but Peter Schiff remains convinced that the former's price gains are ill-gotten. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/31TL1OX

Cred officially confirms suspension of fund inflows and outflows

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A supposed Uphold user said that the first issues on CredEarn started on Oct. 15. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37Yl18K

Bank of Canada Governor Says Digital Dollar Project Moving Past Trial Stage

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Bitcoin’s Options Market Sees Just 6% Chance of $20K Before Year’s End

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Tesla meets crypto as FTX launches fractionalized stock trading

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The innovative cryptocurrency futures exchange FTX has launched fractionalized trading in stock derivatives. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3owJQyJ

Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire seems to already be using PayPal to buy Bitcoin

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The CEO tweeted a screenshot of an apparent $100 purchase of Bitcoin using the service well ahead of its official rollout date. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3kHu5T2

‘Price follows hash rate’ — Bitcoin fundamentals drop may delay $14K

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Echoes of June appear among miners, but the future could likewise produce a price rebound if history repeats itself. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jKyvri

FTX Launches Bitcoin Pairs Against Amazon, Apple Tokenized Stocks

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Kraken CEO: ‘Defi Scams’ Must Take Their Losses as Way to ‘Enlightenment’

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EcoChain’s Capital Logic Will Transform the DeFi Ecosystem

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Coinbase Launches Cryptocurrency Visa Card in the US

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Australia's first crypto-friendly IPO will accept Tether

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An Aussie company operating an aquaculture farm in Malaysia is conducting the first initial public offering to accept crypto assets in Australia. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3mAaSmK

Mempool Clog: Bitcoin Hashrate Drops 40%, Backlog Shows Over 100K Unconfirmed Transactions

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DeFi needs more fixed-rate lending protocols: Messari researcher

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Researcher argues that fixed rate lending and borrowing would bring DeFi closer to traditional finance from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37XAQwq

Aave transfers governance to token holders

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Aave’s core developers have transferred governance rights over to AAVE token holders, giving its community control over the future of the protocol. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/35MTPYd

Ripple to Invest in Japan’s SBI Subsidiary MoneyTap

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Report: 55% of US Investors Show Interest in Bitcoin Investment, Covid-19 Catalyst to Changing Preferences

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Andre Cronje's new KP3R token surges 2000% in hours

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The latest token offering by Yearn Finance founder Cronje has surged within hours of launch from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jFn0Bf

Digital yuan will combat US 'dollarization' says former PBoC governor

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“We need to prevent dollarization — this is one of the major designing points of the Chinese DCEP,” said Zhou Xiaochuan. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3oDeGWg

IBM-R3 Pact Shows Tech Trumps Tribe in Enterprise Blockchain

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FBI Investigated Extortion Attempt Over Allegedly Negative Ripple Videos

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‘David Hasselhoff Invented Bitcoin’ – 9 Celebrities Wish Bitcoin a Happy Birthday

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Unconfirmed transactions on Bitcoin network at highest level since 2017

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Hash rate has also tumbled on the Bitcoin network. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37Rgntg

Telos launches new gig economy platform on the blockchain

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Amid a global employment crisis, it’s perhaps inevitable that the gig economy is making inroads into the blockchain space too. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2HypSDb

Bitcoin bull cycle gaining steam: Whale cluster at $13K is now a support zone

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Data from Whalemap shows $13,000 is turning into a BTC whale support as the price of Bitcoin hovers above $13,600. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3kBUsKe

ASX Delays Launch of DLT System Over Coronavirus Trading Volatility

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Crypto scammers deface Trump campaign website one week from elections

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Just one week before the election, President Donald Trump’s website was briefly defaced by crypto scammers. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3e4JLxe

ConSensys collaborates with Banque de France digital euro partner

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Blockchain firm ConsenSys is becoming increasingly active in the central bank digital currency space. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jA847v

Trump Campaign Website Hit by Hackers Touting Crypto Scam

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Bitcoin 'price will follow,' says analyst after historically accurate metric hits new high

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A record "organic" price valuation based on long-term investors paves the way for uncharted price territory for Bitcoin, the statistician says. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3muheEu

22 Indian Bank Branches to Begin Offering Crypto Banking Services

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Celsius Network founder gifts wife 15 million CEL tokens

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Alex Mashinsky has gifted his wife Krissy 15 million CEL tokens worth $20 million for her birthday from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jzOqZj

DBS Digital Exchange shows crypto has gone mainstream in Asia: JST Capital

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The forthcoming digital asset exchange from Singapore’s largest bank DBS is expected to encourage other Asian financial institutions to reveal their crypto strategies. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3jyd9xa

Marathon and Riot battle for the title of America’s biggest Bitcoin miner

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A recent purchase of 10,000 Antminer S-19s has placed Marathon Patent Group on-track to become North America’s largest Bitcoin mining firm by Q3 2021. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3mwnLP4

Covid-19 Hit Sub-Sahara Africa Gets $16 Billion From IMF, Region Still Faces $290B Financing Gap

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Bitcoin fees spike 198% but Ethereum still more profitable

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A spike in Bitcoin transaction fees has seen the share of miners’ revenues represented by fees tag a two-year high. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3e3dV3T

High DeFi yields could threaten ETH 2.0 staking participation: ConsenSys

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The latest Q3 DeFi report from ConsenSys expresses concern about DeFi’s threat to ETH 2.0 staking from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34wLfNJ

JPMorgan Invites Banks and Fintechs to Build on Its Revamped Blockchain Network

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'Game changing' blockchain program tracks mangoes in Australia

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"The impact of this project will extend beyond the mango industry,” said CRCNA CEO Jed Matz. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/34zGSRV

The $750 Million Pre-Halloween Bitcoin Options Expiry Has Started to Spook Traders

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Bitcoin can't help bank the unbanked claims Mastercard CEO

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The CEO of Mastercard believes Bitcoin is too volatile and opaque to drive financial inclusion, however, CBDCs are a different story. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/2TwDsJu

'Hyperinflation' DeFi coins hit the hardest in crash: Report

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A large number of DeFi governance tokens are still way down from their peaks as farmers take profits. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/37LwQPN

Cred Says Fraudulent Activity Led to Loss of Funds; Law Enforcement Investigating

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Awesome interactive NFT artwork shows effects of sponsoring kids

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Anyone who holds a copy of the NFT will see it change as the Bitcoin donations come in. from Cointelegraph.com News https://ift.tt/3e2UuYX