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Cryptocurrency

Amazon rumours lead to $1 billion in crypto ‘shorts’ getting

Data from market tool Bybt shows nearly $1 billion worth of ‘short’ traders—individuals betting on a market decline—were liquidated this morning, with $750 million of that amount coming from Bitcoin trades alone. It came on the back of crypto circles sharing an uncanny development on social media: That of global online marketplace Amazon ‘definitely’ accepting […]Read More

Bitcoin

Bitcoin pumps $1,000, large-caps Cardano, Ethereum follow lead

Cardano, Dogecoin, XRP fall 10% while key Bitcoin metric flashes a favourable sign Many traders fear that the bear market might officially be here after dropping more than 50% from all-time highs on average.  Several large-cap decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens, such as Badger, ThorChain, Alpha Finance, and others, have now fallen up to 85% from […]Read More

Bitcoin

Europe and U.S. may soon take the lead in Bitcoin

Jiang Zhuoer, the operator of major Chinese mining pool Lebit Mining, argued that the latest crackdown on crypto in the country would likely lead to miners relocating their activity to Europe and the U.S., as pointed out by journalist Colin Wu. “The worst case may be that large-scale mines are closed, and China’s Bitcoin mining […]Read More

Market

Tesla’s Bitcoin Buy May Lead to Widespread Corporate Adoption –

Wedbush Securities, a Los Angeles-based privately held investment firm, foresees the corporate world emulating the U.S. electric car maker Tesla’s decision to buy bitcoin, just not this year.  In a note on Monday, Wedbush analysts called Tesla’s bitcoin investment a “game-changer” for the top cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, adding that it could pave the way […]Read More

Market

Bitcoin Tops $46K for First Time as Market Bets Others

The price of bitcoin blew through $46,000 for the first time ever like a light saber through cotton candy as Tesla’s announcement earlier Monday that it had bought $1.5 billion of the leading cryptocurrency added jet fuel to its record run. UPDATE (Feb. 8, 23:35 UTC): Updates to add bitcoin passed $46k for the first […]Read More