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This Week [In] Crypto: Reversible Eth Transactions, Ripple Wins, Technical Recession, And More

This Week [in] Crypto: Reversible ETH Transactions, Ripple Wins, Technical Recession, and More

It has been another glorious week in crypto, but a tough one for the economy as markets around the world faced turmoil. This week we turn back time with Ethereum, and ask whether non-fungible tokens (NFTs) really hold the key to love and happiness. We also reveal who is drinking bourbon with John McAfee in Texas (probably). Let’s …

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Big Bitcoin ‘price move on the horizon’ anticipated heading into October

Big Bitcoin ‘price move on the horizon’ anticipated heading into October

As September comes to an end, Bitcoin’s (BTC) price is holding firm, appearing to stabilize above $19,000 as volatility attempts to subside. The stability in Bitcoin’s price is partly backed by the asset standing out as a favorable hedge at a time the U.S. dollar is toppling other global fiat currencies. Based on the recent …

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Bitcoin Had a Rough September. Here Are the Key Metrics to Watch Next

Bitcoin Had a Rough September. Here Are the Key Metrics to Watch Next

Bitcoin is preparing to enter October in a critical posture. With the macro climate weakening and on-chain data pointing to low interest, the top crypto faces a potential selloff. Key Takeaways Bitcoin’s market value dropped nearly 14% in September. Market sentiment has turned pessimistic due to the top crypto’s poor price performance. On-chain data shows …

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Why CHZ, RVN, LDO, XLM And ATOM Are Dropping Like Flies

Why CHZ, RVN, LDO, XLM And ATOM Are Dropping Like Flies

Be[in]Crypto takes a look at the five cryptocurrencies that dumped the most last week, more specifically, from Sept. 23 to Sept. 30. These cryptocurrencies are: Chiliz (CHZ): -11.69% Ravencoin (RVN): -8.04% Lido DAO (LDO): -7.73% Stellar (XLM): -6.18% Cosmos (ATOM): -5.98% CHZ completes five-wave move up CHZ has been moving upwards since reaching a low of …

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Theta upgrade goes live to support wTHETA as TNT20 token

Theta upgrade goes live to support wTHETA as TNT20 token

Theta Labs (THETA) successfully deployed the Theta v3.4.0 upgrade at block height 17285755, which supports wrapped THETA (wTHETA) as a TNT20 token. This upgrade was key for the launch of the Theta Metachain, which is expected to happen in December 2022. The new version allows the wTHETA to be transferred to Metamask wallets and other smart contracts. …

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Paradigm leads crypto firewall provider Blowfish’s .8 million raise

Paradigm leads crypto firewall provider Blowfish’s $11.8 million raise

QUICK TAKE Web3 firewall provider Blowfish emerges from stealth having raised $11.8 million in funding and secured a partnership with Solana wallet Phantom.  Investors in the round include Paradigm, Dragonfly Capital and 0xLabs.  Web3 firewall provider Blowfish emerged from stealth having announced the closure of an $11.8 million funding round led by Paradigm.  Other investors …

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Spanish Telecom Giant Invests in Crypto Exchange, MicroStrategy Looking for a Bitcoin Lightning Software Engineer + More News

Spanish Telecom Giant Invests in Crypto Exchange, MicroStrategy Looking for a Bitcoin Lightning Software Engineer + More News

Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. __________ Adoption news Spanish telecom giant Telefónica is allowing the use of crypto for purchases on its Tu.com marketplace, which is the result of a partnership between Telefonica and Spanish cryptoasset exchange Bit2Me, CoinDesk reported. Per La Información, Telefonica led a …

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Crypto Trader Updates Outlook on Bitcoin and XRP, Says Ethereum’s Preparing a Move Up – Here’s His Target

Crypto Trader Updates Outlook on Bitcoin and XRP, Says Ethereum’s Preparing a Move Up – Here’s His Target

A widely followed crypto trader is giving a bearish forecast for Bitcoin (BTC) and XRP as he expects Ethereum (ETH) to surge once the leading smart contract platform bottoms out. The pseudonymous analyst known as Altcoin Sherpa tells his 183,600 Twitter followers that the price of BTC will likely continue trading within the $18,200 and $19,500 range. The …

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Bittrex, BitGo, six others sign on to crypto market integrity pledge

Bittrex, BitGo, six others sign on to crypto market integrity pledge

QUICK TAKE A self-regulatory organization in development has picked up eight new members. Launched with support from Coinbase and Circle earlier this year, the Crypto Market Integrity Coalition now counts 38 members. Eight more firms have signed on to a crypto market integrity pledge that hopes to promote the industry’s efforts at self-regulation. The news comes from …

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Ethereum censorship: 24% of blocks reject transactions

Ethereum censorship: 24% of blocks reject transactions

Some MEV-boost relays in Ethereum are choosing to refuse transactions that include addresses on the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons (SDN) list. MEV-boost is an open-source tool developed by Flashbots that allows for validators to use blocks built and relayed to them by individuals hoping to make arbitrages, or find other …

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