Archive for March, 2020

OKEx Founder Questions Motive Behind $400 Million Coinmarketcap Acquisition

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OKEx Founder Questions Motive Behind $400 Million Coinmarketcap Acquisition

Binance set to acquire Coinmarketcap (CMC) in a deal that is set to top the $400million mark, making it one of the largest crypto acquisitions ever. OKEx founder, Jay Hao, however, questions the motive behind the exchange acquiring what should be an independent crypto data site. As we end the never-ending month of March 2020, […]

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HIVE Purchases BTC Mining Firm Based in Canada

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HIVE Purchases BTC Mining Firm Based in Canada

Ether mining, bitcoin mining… At the end of the day, for companies like HIVE, it’s all part of the same process: extracting new coins and placing them on the market to be sold, traded and hodled if need be. HIVE Expands Its Mining Power That’s why an ether mining company has just purchased a bitcoin […]

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Ontology, Dash, Ethereum Classic Price: ETC outperforms Bitcoin with 11% returns

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Ontology, Dash, Ethereum Classic Price: ETC outperforms Bitcoin with 11% returns

The cryptocurrency market has been noting a reversal in trend lately, with most cryptos trying to recover their lost gains. Among the many altcoins trying to do so, Ethereum Classic [ETC] managed to wrap a positive YTD, while others’ returns remained in the negative. Ethereum Classic [ETC] Source: ETC/USD on TradingView Ethereum Classic, ranked 21st […]

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Brazilian Crypto Exchange XDEX Announces Full Closure

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Brazilian Crypto Exchange XDEX Announces Full Closure

Brazilian crypto exchange XDEX, which is owned by the largest stock broker in Latin America, announced the end of its activities. The company announced its closure on March 31: “Today, we announce that XDEX is starting the process of closing its activities. Market projection, competition and few regulatory advances reduced the opportunities found at the […]

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FTT, Augur, Tezos price: Alts reconquers previously breached levels

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FTT, Augur, Tezos price: Alts reconquers previously breached levels

The latest bullish appraisal was indicative of the fact that the downturn in the crypto-market was short-lived as the collective market cap sprung to $180 billion. Unfortunately for the bears, a continuation of this upward momentum could potentially help recover the substantial losses incurred by many of these coins during the 12 March market crash, […]

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Bitcoin Just Rejected $6,600 and Its Vulnerable To a Short-Term Correction

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Bitcoin Just Rejected $6,600 and Its Vulnerable To a Short-Term Correction

Bitcoin is up more than 8% and it broke the $6,500 resistance area against the US Dollar. BTC price is now struggling to clear $6,600 and it could correct lower in the short term. Bitcoin gained bullish momentum above the $6,200 and $6,400 levels against the US Dollar. The price topped near the $6,640 level […]

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Russia’s Legislative Ban On Cryptocurrency Delayed Because Of The Coronavirus

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Russia’s Legislative Ban On Cryptocurrency Delayed Because Of The Coronavirus

The unexpected COVID-19 outbreak is delaying the adoption of Russia’s legislation “On Digital Financial Assets,” according to a government official. However, he outlined that the law is completed. It will define cryptocurrency usage in the country, but it will also ban them from being used as a means of payment. Russia Postponing Crypto Law (Again) […]

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Bitcoin HODLers: BTC Daily Transfer Volume Hits 15-months Low

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Bitcoin HODLers: BTC Daily Transfer Volume Hits 15-months Low

Bitcoin (BTC) and the general cryptocurrency markets are yet to fully recover from the massive sell-off on March 12, which left traders and hodlers scratching their heads as they watch the entire gains so far in 2020 being wiped off the board.   Data gathered at that time suggested that the majority of sellers who rushed […]

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Trying Out the Autotuning Function of Braiins OS+ on AntMiner S9

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Trying Out the Autotuning Function of Braiins OS+ on AntMiner S9

One of the most interesting features of the brand new Braiins OS+ firmware for Antminer S9 ASIC miners is the auto-tuning functionality that automates per-chip overclocking in order to maximize performance for the available power and temperature conditions in order to increase the performance of your available miners. Since we already had a couple of […]

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Canadian Tax Authority requests data on 115,000 QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency users

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Canadian Tax Authority requests data on 115,000 QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency users

Ernst & Young (EY), the trustee of the closed QuadrigaCX cryptocurrency exchange, will transfer the site’s customer data to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). This week, EY reported that CRA asked for information on the QuadrigaCX exchange, whose customers have been expecting a return of $190 million for more than a year, access to which […]

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