Blockchain

4 Ways to Stay Safe in Crypto

Last year also saw a rise in sophisticated phishing attacks – fake emails used to deliver malware or dupe victims into handing over their crypto, passwords and personal information. In July 2020, Twitter was the target of such an attack, leading to a group of hackers gaining access to more than 130 high-profile accounts and […]Read More

Market

Solana Hits New Record High as Layer 1 Tokens Follow

The bitcoin dominance ratio, which measures bitcoin’s market capitalization relative to the total crypto market capitalization, dropped to as low as 44.62% over the weekend, before it returned to roughly 45% on Monday, according to TradingView. The decrease in the dominance ratio in the past few days indicated that at least part of bitcoin’s momentum […]Read More

Cryptocurrency

Just 17% of all Ethereum addresses bought 80% of all

A report by Moonstream has revealed that 17 percent of addresses control over 80% of all Ethereum-based NFTs. 17% Eth addresses own 80% of NFTs The research analyzed over 7 million NFTs transactions on the second-largest blockchain, spanning between April 1 and September 25, 2021, and discovered that only a handful of these addresses, 17% […]Read More

Market

Crypto Fund Inflows Hit Record $1.5B as Bitcoin Futures ETFs

Investors pumped a record $1.47 billion of new money into digital asset investment products last week, fueled by a rally in cryptocurrencies and the launch of the first bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund, a report Monday by CoinShares showed. The increase in flows came as bitcoin (BTC), the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, surged to […]Read More

Regulation

Crypto-loving Nigeria to launch eNaira stablecoin today

Weeks after its postponement, President Muhammad Buhari will officially launch the Nigerian Central Bank Digital Currency, eNaira, at the State House, Abuja, today. At last, Nigeria to launch eNaira today Fresh news broke on Saturday from the apex bank through its spokesperson, Osita Nwasinobi, who revealed in a signed statement that the Central Bank Digital […]Read More

Market

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

The leader in news and information on cryptocurrency, digital assets and the future of money, CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which invests in cryptocurrencies and blockchain startups. @2021 CoinDesk […]Read More

Blockchain

Porn, Mastercard Moderation and How Bitcoin Doesn’t Fix It

As huge financial intermediaries increasingly censor online content providers, decentralized technologies de-censor them. It’s not always clear which side to cheer for. Allie Eve Knox, a sex worker who specializes in financial-related fetishes, woke up on Oct. 15 to find that of the thousand or so videos that she has uploaded to iWantClips, a site […]Read More