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March 24, 2021 / news

Elon Musk’s Tesla Started Selling Cars For Bitcoin

Elon Musk announced the start of sales of Tesla electric cars for Bitcoin in the United States. Tesla is using only internal & open source software & operates Bitcoin nodes directly. Bitcoin paid to Tesla will be retained as Bitcoin, not converted to fiat currency. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 24, 2021 Bitcoin payment option […]

March 19, 2021 / news

Robinhood To Add Cryptocurrency Wallet Functionality To Its App

The broker is developing a wallet. The company must make sure that the function is secure before integrating it. Robinhood is working to expand the cryptocurrency trading capabilities of its platform and to address reputational damage to the company at the beginning of the year. The CEO of the online broker, Vladimir Tenev, spoke about […]

March 13, 2021 / news

Crypto News: Bitcoin Surges To $ 60,000, SEC To Clap Ripple’s Head, Ethereum Miners Strike, Cardano For $ 2

Bitcoin Rate Bitcoin was literally a few dollars short of a new high yesterday. Today we see a slight correction, but it is too early to say that it will be deep. On the contrary, we will try to set the price maximum again in the near future. But then there will be a really […]

March 10, 2021 / news

SEC Calls Ripple Defense Arguments As “Legally Insolvent”

The regulator considers the protection of Ripple “illegal from a legal point of view” and asks the court not to delay the trial. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) asked the court to reject the arguments of the defense of Ripple and the motion of its head Brad Garlinghouse. In a letter addressed to […]

March 5, 2021 / news

Brad Garlinghouse: Regulator’s Lawsuit Did Not Affect The Expansion Of Ripple In Asia And Japan

Since the SEC sued Ripple, Garlinghouse has signed contracts with 15 new banks. SEC lawsuit did not affect the expansion of Ripple in the Asia-Pacific region in any way. The head of the blockchain company, Brad Garlinghouse, spoke this in an interview with Reuters. “This [lawsuit] is interfering with US activities, but it hasn’t really […]

March 1, 2021 / news

South Korean Crypto Traders Will Be Required To Pay Tax Starting 2022 Year

According to The Korea Herald, the Korean authorities have said that the deadline for traders to pay tax on profits from trading cryptocurrencies is January 1, 2022. According to the law, profits above KRW 2.5 million (~ $ 2,230) will be taxed at 20%. The same rules will apply to cryptocurrencies received by inheritance or […]

February 5, 2021 / news

What Altcoins You Should Buy In February: TOP-7 Coins

Let’s analyze 7 cryptocurrencies that may rise in price in February. The first and second positions take Bitcoin and Ethereum. The price of BTC is $ 38,000, and ETH has already reached $ 1,700 now. According to forecasts, Bitcoin may rise to $ 56,000, and Ethereum is on the verge of parabolic growth. Other altcoins […]

February 3, 2021 / news

Crypto Market Overview: Ethereum Reaches New ATH, Bitcoin Gets $ 10 Million Investment

The second-largest digital asset by market capitalization has renewed the maximum value against the background of the positive market movement. All TOP-10 cryptocurrencies started Wednesday with growth. Bitcoin is traded at $ 36,512. Over the day, BTC has risen in price by 7.3%, over the week – by 12.0%. The second-largest cryptocurrency in terms of […]

January 26, 2021 / news

Investments In Crypto Market Reaches Record $ 1.3 Bln In A Week

Bitcoin remains the most attractive digital asset for investors. According to CoinShares analysts, the inflow of investments in crypto products and cryptocurrency funds reached $ 1.31 billion last week. The update of the record was preceded by several weeks of outflow of funds, writes Reuters. The maximum volume of crypto assets under the management of […]

January 25, 2021 / news

Mining Company From NASDAQ Invested $ 150 Mln In Bitcoin

This was first cryptocurrency investment made by Marathon. The company’s shares have risen by 1,789% over the past six months. The holding company Marathon Patent Group acquired 4,813 BTC for a total value of about $ 150 million. Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Merrick D. Okamoto explained to The Block that the investment […]

January 20, 2021 / news

Ethereum Devs Reveal Prototype Of Berlin Hard Fork

The update is almost ready to launch, but the developers have not yet called the block number on which the hard fork will be activated. Ethereum 1.0 hard fork coordinator James Hancock has published the draft specifications for the upcoming blockchain update – Berlin. The project contains proposals for improving the Ethereum network (EIP), which […]

January 17, 2021 / news

Report: More Than $ 17.5 Bln Withdrawn From China Through Cryptocurrencies

Unauthorized capital outflow from China through cryptocurrencies in 2020 reached $ 17.5 billion, writes 8btc media, citing PeckShield’s report. The indicator increased by 51% compared to 2019. According to researchers, the withdrawal of capital from the country using cryptocurrencies over the past three years amounted to more than 1.5% of China’s gold and foreign exchange […]