BTC Breaches $50,000, SHIB Up 12%; GameStop Partners With Flexa For SHIB, DOGE Payments

Crypto investors are shopping for their favorite tokens ahead of Christmas. Bitcoin (BTC), which has crossed the $50,000 mark, was up more that 12 percent while Shiba Inu(SHIB). According to coinmarketcap data, the total crypto market cap now stands at $2.39 trillion. This is an increase of 4.54 percent in 24 hours. Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple’s CEO, has […]

Bitcoin Market Enters ‘Extreme Fear’ Territory Ahead Of Fed Meeting

The Federal Reserve meeting on Monetary Policy is looming and the market sentiment is dropping. As the Federal Reserve prepares for Wednesday’s meeting to determine its next moves regarding quantitative easing and interest rates, the Bitcoin market has moved into “extreme fear” territory. BTC trades at $48,000 as of the writing of this article, almost 30% […]

Google Alerts Users About Malicious Actors Using Cloud for Cryptocurrency Mining

Google, the software giant, is warning users about malicious actors who use compromised Google Cloud accounts to mine cryptocurrency. Google Cloud accounts can have access to processing power that could be used to execute malicious tasks. The first “Threat Horizons” report by Google was published to raise awareness about security flaws in its platform. It found that 86% of […]

Finiko Fugitives Suspected of Moving 750 BTC From Crypto Pyramid’s Wallet

Forklog reported that 750 BTC was withdrawn from one wallet used by the crypto Ponzi scheme Finiko. The total amount is approximately $48 million. YouTube blogger Andrey Alistarov reported the news. revealed it was made in three separate transactions, each of 250 BTC from the beginning November. According to data from the blockchain analysis platform Crystal Blockchain, the money was first transferred […]

Bitcoin storms above new record price as crypto rides new wave of excitement

Bitcoin surged to $US66,000 (A87,863), riding excitement over how the financial institution is accepting digital currency’s rise. After climbing to $US66.974.77 ($A89.161.15) earlier, one Bitcoin was now valued at $US66.096 ($A87.991) as of Wednesday US Time. After falling below $US30,000 ($A39.938) in the northern summer, the digital currency has rebounded to surpass its April record. According to CoinDesk, […]

Bitcoin Again Reaches Market Cap of $1 Trillion After Gain in Price

Bitcoin, the oldest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world, has once again exceeded $1 trillion market capitalization (roughly Rs. 74,73,650 crores). The crypto coin, supported by investors’ enthusiasm, has moved beyond the $50,000 mark (roughly Rs. 37.38 lakhs. According to crypto experts, the recent rise in Bitcoin prices is due to investors being skeptical of the stock […]

Jack Dorsey’s Square Joins Largest Bitcoin Investment In Africa

African Bitcoin Exchange Yellow Card raised $15 Million in Series A funding, the largest round of financing in Africa. Yellow Card, a Pan-African Bitcoin exchange, announced yesterday it had raised $15 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Valar Ventures and Third Prime. The round also included Jack Dorsey’s Square Ventures, Coinbase Ventures and Ventures. […]

El Salvador becomes first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender

Tuesday marks the official adoption of bitcoin by El Salvador. Both supporters and opponents alike will be closely watching to see if there are enough people willing to transact bitcoins. Nayib Bukele, President of the Bitcoin Foundation, has been tweeting about buying bitcoins first and then buying them later. El Salvador just purchased its 200th coin. Our […]