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Bitcoin ATMs rose by 87% to exceed 10,000 globally

Worldwide, the total number of Bitcoin ATMs has now passed 10,000. According to Norwegian financial services company AksjeBloggen, the number of Bitcoin ATMs (BTMs) has jumped from the 5336 recorded in September 2019 to 87% in the past year. There were almost 3,900 new ATMs added in 2020 alone. CoinATMRadar’s monitoring resource currently shows there are […]

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Bitcoin Hardware Devices Need to Improve Handling of Complex Transactions

Jameson Lopp, Casa’s co-founder and CTO, a crypto custody firm, published a test result report on Bitcoin’s multi-signature hardware signing performance on Sep. 13 on the Casa blog. The result shows that Wallet devices with hardware crypto can handle small, simple transactions well. They do have trouble performing once the transaction gets complicated, though. Casa […]

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Binance CEO Wishes More Defi-Based Ethereum Projects to Join His Platform

Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, welcomed more DeFi projects based at Ethereum to join the Binance Smart Chain (BSC) platform. In a tweet discussion with another user, Zhao explained that this step would lower the load on the Ethereum network, which in turn will lead to a reduction in the gas fees for Ethereum. Zhao […]

The crypto market sent the price of ethereum classic (ETC) higher in the early hours of Monday (UTC time), despite the news that one of the top 35 crypto networks by market capitalization suffered its third 51% attack in a month.

Ethereum Classic Up by 3% Today After Third 51% Attack In a Month

The crypto market sent ethereum classic (ETC) prices higher in Monday’s early hours (UTC time), amid reports that one of the top 35 market capitalization crypto networks experienced its third 51% attack in a month. ETC trades at USD 6.68 at pixel time (04:46 UTC) and rises by 3% per day, decreasing its weekly losses […]

Here’s How the US-China Tension Could Benefit Bitcoin

Tensions between the US and China have risen in recent weeks. The US economy has declined in response, although some observers say it has also helped drive the bitcoin (BTC) cost lower to just under USD 12,000. While the further deterioration of US-China relations could benefit Bitcoin, figures from the crypto-industry told Cryptonews.com that sanctions […]

Russian Government Blocks Anonymous Wallet Deposits

In a move that will affect 10 million users across the world, the Russian Federation has banned anonymous deposits to online wallets. The program is expected to curtail criminal activity, such as terrorist funding and the illicit drug trade, according to lawmakers. 10M anonymous wallets have been affected Online wallets are very popular in Russia, […]