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Acceptance of crypto growing across the continent of Africa

Acceptance of Crypto Growing Across the Continent of Africa

Crypto adoption is making substantial progress in Africa, with ownership of crypto, trade volume, and regulation all heading towards greater adoption. A recent report by Arcane Research and Luno found that Uganda, Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, and Kenya. And these are often among the top ten countries searching for the word “Bitcoin” by Google. The […]

New Partnership Adds Crypto Payment Routes to Shopify

New Partnership Adds Crypto Payment Routes to Shopify

CoinPayments Crypto Payment Processor Partnership means enhanced compatibility for Canadian e-commerce giant Shopify digital asset payments. “Shopify is a natural fit for us,” Jason Butcher, CEO of CoinPayments, told Cointelegraph via email, adding: “As they look to bring new features to their merchant base and CoinPayments works to drive cryptocurrency adoption globally, it makes sense […]

Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican Companies Launch Crypto Portal for Covid-19 Affected People

Mexican crypto-currency exchange Bitso and crowdfunding site Donadora joined forces to introduce a crypto-based donation program. The network would support the neediest families impacted by the COVID-19 crisis to collect funds to buy food. Each pantry delivered will be worth 150 Mexican pesos, according to a report published by El Heraldo de México on May […]

Stablecoin Tether Outperformed XRP as 3rd Largest Cryptocurrency

Tether’s USDT in market capitalization has just surpassed XRP. Becoming the third-biggest cryptocurrency in the moments leading to the bitcoin halving. Sitting with an $8.79 billion market value, it is now higher than XRP, whose market cap is approximately $8.6 billion. Currently, USDT is second only to Ether (ETH) as the largest altcoin in the […]

Experts at Crypto Valley Say, This Bitcoin Halving Is Different

Despite the Bitcoin halving only four days away, CV Lab. An incubator and co-working room for blockchain companies, along with Cointelegraph, welcomed a group of eight Swiss Crypto Valley experts to a live panel discussion on May 7th. Experts in the Crypto Valley have concluded that this bitcoin block reward halving will be different from […]

Crypto Mining Giant Bitmain Confirms Problems with S17 Antminer Units

Crypto Mining Giant Bitmain Confirms Problems with S17 Antminer Units

Bitmain, a Chinese mining hardware company, has admitted having issues with some of the Antminer S17 units. A Bitmain spokesperson told on May 6: “Antminer is paying close attention to the issues of some products from the 17 series, which has recently been mentioned by the media,” Also added: “During this process, we have begun […]

Two-Thirds of Users Support Crypto Asset Taxation

Two-Thirds of Users Support Crypto Asset Taxation

A recent South Korean wallet provider Childly survey showed that 66 percent of respondents are in favor of taxing crypto-assets. The poll of more than 5,750 users of crypto worldwide showed that only one in five users of crypto are opposed to taxation of digital properties. Crypto ecosystem warms to taxation 48 percent of respondents […]

On-Chain Data Indicates Inevitable Altcoin Weakness, Fears of a Crypto Crash Grows

On-Chain Data Indicates Inevitable Altcoin Weakness, Fears of a Crypto Crash Grows

While not all altcoins rally in tandem yet, some of the top crypto assets have outperformed late in the day. Case in point: CoinMarketCap data from the time of writing this post, XRP — market capitalization’s third-largest cryptocurrency — is up 10 percent in the past 24 hours, outpacing the relatively mild 0.5 percent increase […]