Monthly Archives: November 2021

How Learning About Bitcoin Leads To Self Reflection

Understanding bitcoin often challenges beliefs once held, but through self reflection and an open mind, one appreciates this new knowledge. Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: Apple Spotify Google Libsyn Overcast While on the journey to understanding bitcoin — which never really ends — one might find themselves confronting beliefs they’ve held for a long time. Ideas, whether they be related to the economy, history, politics or self sovereignty, are all reflected in bitcoin in a particular-to-bitcoin way. What bitcoin offers us is a […]

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CoinFLEX’s Stablecoin flexUSD Now Available to Hundreds of Financial Institutions With Copper ClearLoop Integration

PRESS RELEASE. SEYCHELLES, 15 November 2021 – CoinFLEX, leading crypto exchange and yield platform, has partnered with Copper.co, a global digital asset custodian and trading solutions provider by integrating with their ClearLoop instant settlement trading network. The partnership expands CoinFLEX’s crypto yield products to more institutional investors globally, starting with flexUSD, the world’s first interest-earning stablecoin. This partnership will help accelerate flexUSD to a US$1 billion market cap by Q1 2022. flexUSD is currently paying 16% APY and has distributed $11 million in interest to holders over […]

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China’s Bitcoin Ban Is The Unnoticed Geopolitical Event Of The Decade

It may be under appreciated just how badly the autocratic government of China blundered with bitcoin. The political and economic sun has been rising in the East over the past century with China playing an increasingly important role in global geopolitics. Despite this trend, I have long been skeptical of China’s centralized and autocratic governance structure, and 2021 could be a monumental year, exposing the frailties of excessive control. If Bitcoin proves to be as important a technology as I think it is, then the CCP’s decision […]

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OpenSea volumes go bananas as collectors pile back into Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs

NFT sale volumes are a mere shadow of what they were in previous months, but renewed interest in Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs and a new Lil Baby Ape Club derivative project could be reversing the trend. Crypto Twitter NFT influencers have been relatively quiet over the past two weeks as trading volumes on OpenSea dropped to a 3 month low and analysts critical of the emerging sector say a bear market is at hand.  While overall sale volumes do pale in comparison to previous months, certain […]

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President Biden signs infrastructure bill into law, mandating broker reporting requirements

Crypto was absent from every speaker’s lips during the signing ceremony, with bipartisanship and jobs seeming to be the theme of the afternoon. After months of scrutiny from both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, the infrastructure bill — criticized by many crypto advocates — is now officially the law of the land. In a ceremony in front of the White House on Nov. 15, President Joe Biden signed the $1 trillion infrastructure bill before an audience of reporters, lawmakers, and union workers. While the bipartisan […]

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DeFi traders cry foul after only 0.015% of active ParaSwap wallets receive PSP tokens

Airdrops are back in fashion as ParaSwap drops 5,200 to 10,400 PSP tokens to active users while also disqualifying airdrop hunters from gaming the system. Airdrops are once again back in style following the recent five-figure token drop from the Ethereum Name Service protocol that kicked off a flurry of protocol engagements from hopeful crypto enthusiasts looking to get in on the next “crypto stimulus check.” Paraswap is the most recent project to reward early adopters, despite their early October statement that the project had no intention […]

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Bitcoin Hashrate Nears All-Time High Captured in May — BTC Mining Rigs Produced in 2016 Still Profitable

While bitcoin’s value has remained well above the $60K range, the network’s hashrate has surged to over 184 exahash per second (EH/s) as mining devices are far more profitable at these prices. The price has made it so that older generation mining devices manufactured over four years ago, with processing power of more than 8 terahash per second (TH/s), can make a daily profit mining the leading crypto asset. Bitcoin Hashrate Follows Ethereum’s Hashrate Toward All-Time Highs On November 15, 2021, Bitcoin’s hashrate climbed to 184 EH/s […]

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Discussing Bitcoin And V For Vendetta

A group of movie-loving Bitcoiners discuss parallels between our current society and the society in “V For Vendetta”. Watch This Episode On YouTube Watch/Listen To This Episode: BitcoinTV Rumble Spotify Apple Google Libsyn Overcast Read The Full Transcript Below: [00:00:08] CK: What’s up Lauren, how’s it going? [00:00:09] LS: Hey, how are you? I’m pretty good. [00:00:12] CK: Really excited to have this space. Waiting on Svetski to join. If you can, it’d be great if you shared the tweet linking to your article to the top […]

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Crypto mining stocks dip as SEC issues subpoena for Marathon Digital mining facility

Share prices of Marathon Digital stock dropped, as did those from major crypto mining firms including Riot Blockchain, Bitfarms, Bit Digital, and Hut 8. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered crypto mining firm Marathon Digital Holdings to produce documents and communications for one of its mining facilities in Montana. According to a Nov. 15 filing with the SEC, Marathon Digital received a subpoena concerning an investigation concerning possible violations of the federal securities law related to its Hardin, Montana data center. In the third quarter […]

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Price analysis 11/15: BTC, ETH, BNB, SOL, ADA, XRP, DOT, DOGE, SHIB, LUNA

Bitcoin and large-cap altcoins are meeting strong overhead resistance, which could be a signal that bears are attempting to stall the next upward move. Bitcoin (BTC) could not sustain its gains and succumbed to profit-booking as the U.S. trading markets started the week, possibly indicating that bears have not given up yet.  PlanB, creator of the popular BTC stock-to-flow model, does not seem to be perturbed by the dull price action of the past few days. The analyst believes that his worst-case scenario projection of $98,000 by […]

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