Tag: miners

Apr 04 2021

On-chain Data Suggests No More Selling By Bitcoin Miners

The ongoing bull run in the global cryptocurrency market has re-emphasized the hidden potentials of several digital assets including Bitcoin (BTC) and as such, miners are not...

Mar 12 2021

A $69 Million NFT

PLUS: Could EIP 1559 Cause a Fork? NFTs continued to catch the crypto industry’s imagination this week, as headlined by Beeple’s “Everydays” sale at Christie’s Auction House in New York. The cliche goes that a picture is worth a thousand words, although, with the latest sale of the “Everydays” NFT, we may have to readjust our math now that we know 5,000 images...

Mar 06 2021

Ethereum Fee change – All you Need to know about EIP 1559

Mar 06 2021 Published at CryptoTicker under tags  blockchain crypto eip 1559 eip1559 ethereum

The fees used on the Ethereum blockchain are about to witness a technical and financial overhaul. This change comes with the famous EIP 1559 resource. But what is EIP 1559?...

Jan 26 2021

Bitcoin Is Going to Replace Fiat Currency | Here’s How It Will Be Possible

For quite a long time period it was a common practice among some investors considered to invest some of their holdings in gold or other valuable commodities. It is right to some extent as gold is a good option to save your portfolios from inflation and stock market drops. And what is an interesting thing to notice is that the same idea is...

Jan 18 2021

PrimeXBT Lead Analyst Kim Chua: The Cause of BTC Supply Crisis and Why It Will Get Worse

The year 2020 saw a major shift in the composition of BTC buyers, with institutions and large corporates with plenty of money to deploy the main buyers of BTC. This phenomenon became even more widespread after Grayscale Bitcoin Trust started acquiring Bitcoin more aggressively in the early part of last year, as well as the […] The post...

PrimeXBT Lead Analyst Kim Chua: The Cause of BTC Supply Crisis and Why It Will Get Worse

The year 2020 saw a major shift in the composition of BTC buyers, with institutions and large corporates with plenty of money to deploy the main buyers of BTC. This phenomenon became even more widespread after Grayscale Bitcoin Trust started acquiring Bitcoin more aggressively in the early part of last year, as well as the well-telegraphed purchases made by MicroStrategy. On...

Jan 11 2021

Bitcoin Plummets as Miners Sell Inventory, Spot Markets Panic

Jan 11 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin markets miners news

Bitcoin fell sharply early on Monday, having failed to establish a foothold above $40,000 over the weekend.

Dec 31 2020

Bitcoin Mining Machine Maker Ebang to Launch Crypto Exchange in 2021; Shares Rise

Bitcoin mining equipment maker Ebang announced Thursday it is preparing to officially launch a cryptocurrency exchange in the first quarter of 2021.

Dec 28 2020

Marathon Patent Agrees to Buy 70K ASIC Miners From Bitmain for $170M

The announcement comes after a holiday weekend in which the price of bitcoin hit a succession of new all-time highs.

Dec 16 2020

What Is Proof-of-Work?

Dec 16 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  bitcoin cryptocurrency ethereum explainers learn

Proof-of-work is the blockchain-based algorithm that secures many cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Dec 01 2020

Bitcoin Reaches New All-Time Highs Amid Soft Mining Ban in China

Bitcoin (BTC) was able to reach a new all-time high after it surpassed $19,8’00 in some exchanges. This is one of the moments Bitcoin holders were waiting since […]

Nov 30 2020

Ethereum Classic Activates Thanos Upgrade, Increasing Access for GPU Miners

Nov 30 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  ethereum classic hard fork miners news tech

The Thanos upgrade is aimed to allow more miner participation and thus increase security.

Nov 18 2020

Bitcoin’s Rally Could Be Caused by a Supply Crunch in China

Chinese miners are struggling to sell their crypto in ways that would quickly get them much-needed cash in the face of a government crackdown on local exchanges.

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