Month: December 2021

NFT Traders Wanted an OpenSea Airdrop. Then OpenDAO Launched on Christmas – Crypto Briefing

Following an overnight surge, OpenDAO’s market cap is at roughly $295 million. SOS Airdrop Calms Community’s OpenSea Woes  Christmas just keeps getting better for the NFT community. A new project called OpenDAO launched Friday, bursting onto the scene with a token airdrop for dedicated NFT collectors. The project allocated a 50% portion of its SOS …

NFT Traders Wanted an OpenSea Airdrop. Then OpenDAO Launched on Christmas – Crypto Briefing Read More »

Bitcoin for $24,000, Ethereum for $600: Here’s How Much Cryptocurrencies Have Gained Since Christmas 2020

The year 2021 was one of, if not the best, years for the cryptocurrency market and digital assets in general with the first U.S.-based Bitcoin futures ETF being approved, the NFT industry hitting the mainstream and Bitcoin breaking through $65,000. Bitcoin during the year On this exact day a year ago, Bitcoin has been actively traded at around $24,000, which …

Bitcoin for $24,000, Ethereum for $600: Here’s How Much Cryptocurrencies Have Gained Since Christmas 2020 Read More »

World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen Competed in a 1 BTC Prize Bullet Tournament

In 2021, many celebrities across different fields got involved with the cryptocurrency space in various ways. Chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen competed for the top prize of 1 Bitcoin (approximately $51,000 at the time of writing) in the bullet tournament “Agadmator CakeDeFi Christmas Arena” on the 21st of December. Apart from Carlsen, the 2-hour featured some …

World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen Competed in a 1 BTC Prize Bullet Tournament Read More »

Child prodigy with 162 IQ wants cryptocurrency for Christmas and gets it

Barnaby Swinburn, a resident of Bristol, England had asked for two Christmas presents, a Mensa test for testing his IQ and a cryptocurrency portfolio. According to BristolLive, Swinburn scored the highest possible score of 162 on the test, beating Einstien’s IQ of 160. As a result, the schoolboy became a member of the high-IQ society, …

Child prodigy with 162 IQ wants cryptocurrency for Christmas and gets it Read More »

More Needs to Be Done to Ensure Tanzanians Understand the Risks of Crypto Trading, Says Blockchain Educator

Tanzanians are embracing cryptocurrencies but more work still has to be undertaken in order to reduce the number of scams in the industry, a blockchain educator has said. In much of the year 2021, blockchain entities and proponents of the technology in Tanzania did much to bring this fintech to ordinary folks in that country. …

More Needs to Be Done to Ensure Tanzanians Understand the Risks of Crypto Trading, Says Blockchain Educator Read More »

Bitcoin ‘Santa rally’ pauses at $51.5K as funds bet on a sub-$60K BTC price for January 2022

Bitcoin (BTC) lost momentum at $51,500 on Dec. 24 as traders weighed the odds of a “Santa rally” coming true for Christmas. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView BTC sees potent long-term retest Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView saw BTC/USD preserve its gains from Thursday, these totalling 6% with resistance most recently kicking …

Bitcoin ‘Santa rally’ pauses at $51.5K as funds bet on a sub-$60K BTC price for January 2022 Read More »

Bitcoin, Shiba Inu, Algorand Up as Cryptomarket Rises on Positive Investor Sentiment

According to Santiment, sentiment from traders has shifted back into the positive range as Bitcoin climbed above $50K. Shiba Inu and Algorand are up in the last 24 hours as the entire crypto market rebounds. Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, rose to highs of $51,527 for the first time since Dec. 8 as …

Bitcoin, Shiba Inu, Algorand Up as Cryptomarket Rises on Positive Investor Sentiment Read More »