As the Solana network suffered another setback, crypto community members went on social media to express various concerns, even comparing the blockchain to other projects like Ethereum and Bitcoin. On Feb. 25, the Solana network faced performance degradation issues, resulting in transaction disruptions, leading validators to opt for a network restart. ballisticCommunityCryptoOutagereactionSolanaTriggers Read More
Chain Reaction, a Tel Aviv-based blockchain startup, announced it has raised $70 million as part of its Series C funding round. The objective of the company is to expand its engineering staff to accelerate the production of its blockchain-focused silicon and collaborate in the development of its cryptographic-focused chips.
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After a visit to El Salvador, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) suggested the country reconsider its plans to increase exposure to Bitcoin (BTC). The community responded to the IMF’s suggestion with various messages calling out the organization.From dismissing the IMF’s suggestion as a simple case of spreading fear, uncertainty and BitcoinCommunityExposureIMFreactionreconsiderSalvador Read More
Bitcoin (BTC) ticked above $22,000 after the Feb. 14 Wall Street open as crucial United States inflation data delivered “mixed” results.BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingViewBTC price hits 5-day highs on CPIData from Cryptox Markets Pro and TradingView followed BTC/USD as it tested multi-week lows twice on hourly timeframes 22KBitcoinCPIPricereactionReturnsVolatile Read More
Ethereum struggled once again to clear the $1,640 resistance against the US Dollar. ETH is correcting lower and remains at a risk of a move below the $1,550 support.
Ethereum is slowly moving lower below the $1,620 and $1,600 levels.
The price is now trading below $1,600 and the 100 hourly bearishEthereumPricereactionRejectionRisksignals Read More
As Brazil and Argentina started preparatory work for a potential common currency, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong floated the idea of the two countries moving to Bitcoin (BTC). This sparked various discussions over the viability of BTC as a national currency. On Jan. 22, the two South American countries announced their preparations ArgentinaBitcoinBrazilCEOCoinbasecryptoexchangeExchangesLegalreactionTenderUrges Read More
As crypto lending platform BlockFi filed for bankruptcy, members of the crypto community reacted with mixed feedback as another platform fell during the current bear market. Despite BlockFi citing the FTX contagion as the reason for its bankruptcy filing, podcaster Matt Odell pointed out a different explanation. Odell wrote that the BankruptcyBitcoinBlockFiCommunitycryptoexchangeExchangesFilingRangereactionTriggersWide Read More
Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH) and cryptocurrency-linked stocks like MicroStrategy are seeing a sharp downturn after news broke that FTX announced filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and Sam Bankman-Fried stepping down as CEO. Bitcoin, Ethereum and MicroStrategy comparison. Source: TradingViewCrypto-linked stocks declineMicroStrategy (MSTR), led by the outspoken advocate of Bitcoin Michael Saylor, BankruptcyBitcoinCryptoFTXreactionSlipsStocksTumble Read More
“We believe the visibility of COIN generating positive adjusted EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) in 2023 has increased, and its ability to diversify and generate non-trading revenue is still underappreciated,” Lau wrote in a research note to clients. Lau continued with an outperform rating on Coinbase's shares CoinbaseCryptoDrawsExchangemixedreactionStreetWallWeak Read More
Bitcoin is slowly moving lower below $24,500 against the US Dollar. BTC could drop in the short-term if it stays below the 100 hourly SMA.
Bitcoin started a downside correction after it failed to settle above $25,000.
The price is now trading below the $24,500 level and the 100 hourly simple moving bearishBitcoinPricereactionSMASpark Read More