Monthly Archives: April 2021

Record $8B open interest on Ethereum futures shows the pros are ‘here’

Analysts say billion-dollar liquidations are less of a risk even as the open interest on Ethereum futures hit a new high at $8 billion. The price of Ether continues to push higher, and many analysts are calling for $3,000 as a short-term target. All of this “success” takes place in the face of Ether (ETH) being in a bottleneck regarding high fees, network congestion and a tense situation with miners.  With decentralized finance (DeFi) applications taking center stage and the aggregate volumes at exchanges surpassing $4 billion […]

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Latest Episode of The Simpsons Prices Bitcoin at ‘Infinite’ as the Crypto Consolidates Above the $60K Threshold

Bulls are taking the reins of the price action in the bitcoin across the board, making a solid breakout above the $60,000 threshold, reaching new all-time highs, and it seems The Simpsons “did it again.” In a new episode broadcasted on Sunday, BTC is highlighted in a ticker news feed with the infinite sign. Gamestop Stock Is Also Featured in the Episode The 18th episode titled “Burger Kings” in Season 32 of the popular animated series featured bitcoin (BTC) during a news broadcast, whose ticker news feed […]

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A Case For Buying More Bitcoin — A Letter To Ruby

Having seen $1.5k grow to $100k, it’s time to double down and invest in my daughter’s financial future with conviction. Originally posted on that explains how the United States Federal Reserve has been “debasing” the USD. In March 2020, the Fed created $2.9 trillion in new money, and Parker predicts that this will happen again. He goes on to explain why bitcoin is exciting. What’s next? So, if I were to simply save GBP in the bank until it was time to pass it to you, your […]

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Lockheed Martin adopts blockchain for supply chain management in Switzerland

The defense contractor has secured access to SyncFab’s supplier intelligence platform to help manage OEMs in Switzerland. United States aerospace and defense contractor Lockheed Martin has signed an agreement with SyncFab, a Silicon Valley distributed manufacturing platform, to streamline supplier capabilities across Switzerland, offering yet another tangible use case for blockchain technology.  Under the new agreement, SyncFab will provide Lockheed Martin with direct access to its parts procurement and supply chain platform, which is built on top of the company’s blockchain. The secure supplier intelligence platform connects […]

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Interview: Escaping The Cloud With Bitcoin Sign Guy

Christian Langalis, aka Bitcoin Sign Guy, joined the “Bitcoin Magazine Podcast” to discuss his latest work with Urbit. Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn Overcast This week for the “Bitcoin Magazine Podcast,” host Christian Keroles sat down with the legendary Christian Langalis (aka Bitcoin Sign Guy). The two Christians opened up the podcast by discussing Bitcoin, lockdowns, human freedom and Langalis’s historic moment of holding up the “Buy Bitcoin” sign behind Janet Yellen at a 2017 Federal Reserve testimony hearing. […]

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Dogecoin (DOGE) hits a new ATH as Bitcoin bulls try to flip $63K to support

Dogecoin rallied to a new all-time high as mainstream interest in cryptocurrency grows and the total crypto market capitalization tops $2.19 trillion. The price of Dogecoin (DOGE) experienced a strong 36% rally on April 13 and established a new all-time high at $0.0961. While the exact reason for the rally is unknown, the crypto market’s most popular meme coin now finds itself on the shortlist of cryptocurrencies being considered as a payment option in today’s post-pandemic business reopenings.  Data from Cointelegraph Markets and TradingView shows that DOGE […]

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NFTs by mail? US Postal Service plans to support postage tokens

The government agency reported $73.1 billion in revenue from postage and other services in the 2020 fiscal year. The United States Postal Service will soon be stepping into the nonfungible token market. Not to release artwork or music, but rather to help customers purchase postage. In an announcement on Tuesday, communications-as-a-service platform CaseMail said the USPS had certified its postage nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, for use in the United States. The tokens are digitally stamped on the USPS’ ePostage labels and the physical item being mailed, creating […]

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Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Jumps Into the Bitcoin ETF Fray

The investment company Galaxy Digital Holdings has revealed it is joining the growing list of firms looking to sponsor a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). Novogratz’s crypto firm applied with the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) on Monday to launch a product called the “Galaxy Bitcoin ETF.” Galaxy Digital Wants to Provide a Bitcoin ETF Galaxy Digital Holdings (TSX: GLXY) filed a Form S-1 registration with the SEC on Monday in order to get approval for a new bitcoin ETF. The “Galaxy Bitcoin ETF” filing was submitted on […]

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Jameson Lopp Highlights Bitcoin’s Market Cap In Comparison To National M1 Money Supplies

According to rankings compiled by Casa’s Jameson Lopp, bitcoin would be a top-10 global currency by liquid money supply. Bitcoin could be considered a top-10 global currency based on its “stock of narrow money” or M1, the money supply that is composed of the most liquid forms of assets, according to a ranking created by Casa’s Jameson Lopp and made to resemble a CIA webpage. Bitcoin’s market capitalization (the USD value of one bitcoin multiplied by the current total supply of bitcoin) of $1,185,601,872,889 would put it […]

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DeFi mutual fund Sheesha Finance raises $9.4M

Shesha is attempting to make DeFi projects more accessible to mainstream users. Sheesha Finance, a DeFi mutual fund based in the United Arab Emirates, has raised $9.44 million over a two-week token sale — underscoring heightened investor demand for decentralized finance applications.  The token sale, known as a Liquidity Generation Event, or LGE, excluded private sales and early contribution bonuses, which allowed micro-investments of as little as 0.0001 Ethereum (ETH). In total, LGE contributors doled out 3,171.31 ETH, valued at $6.35 million, and 7,769.43 Binance Coin (BNB) […]

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