4 Consecutive Difficulty Drops Make Bitcoin Block Rewards 49% Easier to Find – Mining Bitcoin News

Following the largest mining difficulty drop in Bitcoin’s history, this weekend will once again see another slide, but less than 6% of the difficulty will be shaved. Statistics show Bitcoin’s hashrate has been able to climb higher since the difficulty drop two weeks ago, and climbed above 100 exahash per second (EH/s) this week. This weekend’s upcoming bitcoin mining difficulty drop will be the only time in history the difficulty slipped four times in a row. 2021’s Consecutive Difficulty Drops Come Awfully Close to 2011’s Records After China cracked down…

Data shows social metrics surge ahead of DeFi and NFT price rallies

A common saying in the investing world is “The trend is your friend,” a phrase that points to the idea that the majority of the time, sticking with the prevailing market trend will produce positive results. Some of the common metrics used to identify market trends include: technical analysis, which involves studying price charts to spot opportunities; fundamental analysis, which involves looking at a project’s underlying economic and technological factors; and social media metrics, which help an investor listen to the pulse of what the wider public is focused on.…

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Harmony announces $1M hackathon aimed at merging traditional finance and DeFi

The Harmony blockchain has opened registration for a hackathon starting next month with more than $1 million in seed funding and prizes for participants. In a Thursday announcement on Twitter, Harmony said the hackathon would be focused on bringing in more people from traditional finance for challenges bridging their fields and decentralized finance. The protocol said there would be four challenges in each category of social wallets and keyless security, cross-chain and trustless bridges, and cross-border with fintech integration. “In blockchain, finance is where we are seeing product market fit,”…

7 Best Cryptocurrency Investments (EXPLODING in JUNE) MAJOR Bull Trends! Cardano, Eth, Bitcoin News

▶ Coinbase Website: Coinbase.com ▶ CEX Website: cex.io Which coins did I miss? (Comment below) 👇 Hit Like, Share, and Subscribe for more daily cryptocurrency news Altcoin Daily, the best cryptocurrency news media online! Follow us on Twitter: Timestamps: 0:00 – Introduction (WATCH WHOLE VIDEO) 1:18 – 7 Coins SET TO EXPLODE! 1:49 – Bull or Bear Market? 2:14 – Coin #1 – sees LARGEST weekly inflows (from institutional managers) 3:52 – 1 Million Unique Wallets Achieved! 4:26 – Next 30-60 days will be BIG! 5:03 – Elon Musk becoming…

Visa, Mastercard Monitor Binance’s Regulatory Compliance as More Regulators Scrutinize the Crypto Exchange – Bitcoin News

Payments giants Visa and Mastercard say they are monitoring Binance’s regulatory compliance developments as more regulators come after the global crypto exchange for operating in their countries without authorization. Visa, Mastercard Monitoring Binance’s Regulatory Troubles Visa and Mastercard have not severed ties with cryptocurrency exchange Binance despite rising regulatory scrutiny. The two payments giants have not blocked Binance and cardholders can still use Visa and Mastercard to deposit funds into their accounts at the exchange. Visa told the Financial Times Friday that it was “aware of the recent FCA statement…

MicroStrategy CEO on his outlook on crypto, Elon Musk's role in bitcoin's volatility

▶ Coinbase Website: Coinbase.com ▶ CEX Website: cex.io Michael Saylor, chairman and CEO of MicroStrategy, joins “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the volatility of bitcoin and his outlook for the cryptocurrency market. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: » Subscribe to CNBC TV: » Subscribe to CNBC: » Subscribe to CNBC Classic: Turn to CNBC TV for the latest stock market news and analysis. From market futures to live price updates CNBC is the leader in business news worldwide. The News with…

Cardano grows closer to launching smart contracts with new testnet

IOHK, the blockchain development team behind Cardano, announced on July 15 that the project’s Alonzo test net had officially transitioned from Blue to White, bringing with it the ecosystem’s long anticipated expansion to functional smart contracts. HARD FORK SUCCESSFUL: Delighted to report around 19.44 UTC today we successfully forked the #Alonzo testnet to the new #AlonzoWhite node. The new network is happily making blocks already. 1/5 — Input Output (@InputOutputHK) July 14, 2021 While the previous testnet, known as Alonzo Blue, did offer some smart contract features, these were only available…

Price analysis 7/16: BTC, ETH, BNB, ADA, XRP, DOGE, DOT, UNI, BCH, LTC

Bitcoin bulls defended the $31,000 level again, but data shows demand for BTC and altcoins is weak and this heightens the chase of further downside. Bitcoin (BTC) is witnessing a tough battle between the bulls and the bears near $31,000, which makes it an important level to watch out for. Data from Glassnode shows that the $31,000 to $34,300 zone has seen strong interest from buyers and sellers as 9.93% of the Bitcoin supply has moved in this zone. The failure of Bitcoin to rally quickly from strong support levels…

Malaysia is literally crushing thousands of illegal Bitcoin miners

Authorities in Malaysia destroyed more than $1.2 million worth of Bitcoin mining rigs after they were confiscated for operating illegally. In a video posted today from local news outlet DayakDaily, police in the city of Miri on the island of Borneo and the Sarawak Energy company arranged for a steamroller to run over 1,069 Bitcoin (BTC) miners. The rigs were reportedly confiscated from residents of Malaysia attempting to illegally mine the cryptocurrency using stolen electricity between February and April. According to a Friday report from Malaysian newspaper The Star, the…