Iran has shut down 1,620 illegal mining farms

Iranian authorities shut down 1,620 illegal cryptocurrency mining centers, which together consumed 250 MW of power, the Financial Tribune reported. According to a spokesman for state energy company Tavanir, these farms have continued to operate illegally since 2019, when mining was legalized in the country. "Tavanir is strict about unauthorized miners. Those who use subsidized electricity will be fined the amount of the losses caused to the...

Trump bans eight Chinese payment apps

Donald Trump stands in front of a lectern By decree, US President Donald Trump has banned eight Chinese payment service providers in the US. Among them are AliPay and WeChat Pay. It is the latest attack in the raging trade war between the two economic powers. Donald Trump is in the final days of his presidency. The outgoing US president is now using one of his last acts in office to ban several Chinese payment apps in the US. To this end, Trump...

Ultra and Elrond collaborate to boost the use of NFTs in DeFi

The Ultra (UOS) video game distribution platform collaborates with the Elrond blockchain (EGLD). Together, the two projects will collaborate to lay the foundations for decentralized finance (DeFi) use cases based on non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Ultra (UOS) partners with Elrond blockchain (EGLD) A press release published on Medium today tells us that the Ultra platform (UOS) is collaborating with the Elrond blockchain (EGLD). With decentralized...

Bitcoin price to $150,000 in 2021 by new buyers‘, says Marc van der Chijs

The bitcoin price has gone through the $23,000 shot this week and Marc van der Chijs indicates the trends in the market for Hup Bitcoin. Marc van der Chijs about bitcoin Who are the buyers and how do they buy their bitcoin? What to do if the crypto currency rises to unreal amounts? This episode was made possible by: Kneaking, Coinmotion and Bitcoin Master. Interview by Wessel Simons. Van der Chijs expects that with the breaking of the...

Perché è improbabile che Bitcoin subisca un altro calo del prezzo del 50% a marzo

Quest'anno si è innegabilmente rivelato l'anno di Bitcoin. Nonostante il pandemonio del coronavirus, nessuna classe di attività è servita come migliore copertura contro l'inflazione, un rifugio sicuro ideale rispetto al bitcoin. Inoltre, il fiore all'occhiello della crittovaluta è l'asset più performante in termini di rendimento dopo il rimbalzo dal crash indotto dal coronavirus di marzo. Un analista sta osservando che è improbabile che il...

Chainalysis på hvorfor Bitcoin øker og hvordan det sammenlignes med 2017s rally

Bitcoin har økt 4,5% i løpet av det siste døgnet og handlet til $ 18,710. Toppmynten brøt over $ 18,000-nivået på onsdag og gikk så høyt som $ 18,483 for å slå den høyeste prisen siden desember 2017. Til den nåværende prisen er Bitcoin Billionaire mindre enn $ 1500 unna å berøre den høyeste tiden på i underkant av $ 20.000 som sist ble sett under 2017 investordrevne rally. I følge en rapport fra leverandør av data fra...

„The institutions are there“ – CME overtakes OKEx as the largest market for Bitcoin futures

The increased open interest of Bitcoin futures shows that more and more institutional investors are entering the market. The CME Group is currently the world's largest market for Bitcoin futures after the derivatives exchange saw a significant increase last month In a tweet on Friday, the crypto market researchers from Arcane Research found that the CME has replaced the trading platform OKEx as the leading market for Bitcoin ( BTC ) futures ....

SBI Rolls Out Bitcoin Lending Service, Planos para adicionar suporte para Ethereum e XRP

A empresa de crypto-assets SBI VC Trade anunciou o início de seu serviço de empréstimo em moeda criptográfica, previsto para começar hoje, 24 de novembro de 2020. A empresa, popularmente chamada de gigante financeiro japonês, continua a fazer novos desenvolvimentos, ganhando, conseqüentemente, um enorme reconhecimento na indústria de criptografia. O novo serviço adicionado aos serviços da empresa, denominado "VC TRADE LENDING",...

Canadian bank seizes $ 3,000 from account of scam victim to reimburse itself

Justin Smith, a resident of Toronto, had his bank debited $ 3,000 from his account without his consent. The “right of set-off” is the little-known banking principle applied by Scotiabank, which effectively gives ownership of all depositors' funds to the bank. By using this clause in the bank's T & Cs, the bank is able to legally recover all the debts owed to it. Scotiabank of Canada recovered $ 3,000 (CAD) from one of its clients'...

Ethereum 2.0 – Over 50% of ETH required at launch has been deposited

After a difficult start, preparations for the launch of Ethereum 2.0 are seeing a significant increase in interest. More than half of the ETH required for network deployment has been deposited into the deposit agreement. Will Ethereum 2.0 go live before 2021? Ethereum 2.0 deployment is getting closer Driven by a rapid and continuous rise in the price of Ether (ETH) in recent days, the launch of Ethereum 2.0 is approaching. More than half of the...