Tag: Ethereum

Automated Investment Service Firm Wealthfront Adds Support for Grayscale’s BTC, ETH Trusts

Automated Investment Service Firm Wealthfront Adds Support for Grayscale’s BTC, ETH Trusts

On Thursday, the Palo Alto-based automated investment service firm, Wealthfront Inc., announced that customers can now get exposure to crypto assets via the company’s platform. The firm revealed that clients can choose from two Grayscale investment trusts, as the company now offers investments in the Grayscale Ethereum Trust (ETHE) and the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC). […]

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Ethereum-based video streaming platform Livepeer raises $20 million in Series B funding

Ethereum-based video streaming platform Livepeer raises $20 million in Series B funding

Livepeer, a decentralized video streaming platform built on the Ethereum blockchain, has raised $20 million in a new funding round. This was a Series B for equity, Livepeer co-founder and CEO Doug Petkanics told The Block. Digital Currency Group led the round, with Northzone, Coinbase Ventures, CoinFund, Animal Ventures, and 6th Man Ventures — a […]

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Bitcoin’s Back to $40K, Millions of Shorts Liquidated: The Weekly Crypto Recap

After weeks of prolonged consolidation and choppy sideways action in a very squeezed and narrow range, Bitcoin finally broke out. Fortunately, it was to the upside. Over the past week, BTC is up by a considerable 20%. At the time of this writing, it’s trading at around $39K, having pulled back slightly from the psychological […]

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Polkadot – Vitalik’s Nightmare or a Blockchain Dream Come True?

Polkadot – Vitalik’s Nightmare or a Blockchain Dream Come True?

Although it’s possible to draw comparisons between almost any two blockchain development platforms, comparing Ethereum with Polkadot is almost an inevitability. Not only on the technical level – they use a comparable architecture and proof-of-stake consensus to achieve scalability – but because Vitalik Buterin and Dr. Gavin Wood also have a shared history in Ethereum. […]

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Mila Kunis’ ‘Stoner Cats’ NFT Sale Pulls in $8M — Animated Series Can Only Be Watched by NFT Holders

Mila Kunis’ ‘Stoner Cats’ NFT Sale Pulls in $8M — Animated Series Can Only Be Watched by NFT Holders

A new non-fungible token (NFT) project crafted by the American actress and producer, Mila Kunis, has made millions selling NFTs tied to an animated series called “Stoner Cats.” The project is a show that will only allow token holders the ability to watch the upcoming series produced by Orchard Farm Productions, a studio owned by […]

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Crypto Payment Option Makes Services More Affordable: Zimbabwe Music Studio Director

Crypto Payment Option Makes Services More Affordable: Zimbabwe Music Studio Director

A Zimbabwean music production company, Mutscon Music, recently announced that its clients can now pay for services using cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum. According to the company, this decision has partly been necessitated by ongoing pandemic-related movement restrictions. Music Studio Accepts Crypto Mutscon Music has also chosen to accept cryptocurrencies because this form of payment […]

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Bitcoin, Ethereum hash rate starts recovering as Chinese miners redeploy overseas

Bitcoin, Ethereum hash rate starts recovering as Chinese miners redeploy overseas

The hashing power securing the world’s two largest blockchains is on track of a slow recovery, as some Chinese miners have gradually completed their relocation after the crackdown. Based on The Block’s Dashboard, the seven-day moving average of Bitcoin’s hash rate has slowly climbed up to and remained at the 100 exahashes per second (EH/s) […]

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Ethereum, Dogecoin Price Analysis: July 29, 2021

Ethereum has a challenging time sustaining the uptrend to $2,400. Dogecoin faces an uphill battle sustaining its position above $0.2. The cryptocurrency market is slightly bullish on Thursday, with assets posting minor gains, according to data by CoinGecko. Ripple is the best-performing cryptocurrency, following the massive 20% gain on Wednesday. However, a retreat is underway, […]

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