Ethereum faces largest ever options expiry as bears appear to dominate

A record number of Ether options is set to expire on June 25 as ETH looks to BTC to reverse its price momentum.

Joining the ranks: Bitcoin’s correlation with gold and stocks is growing

BTC used to be an uncorrelated asset, but that’s no longer the case. What can gold and stocks suggest about the crypto markets?

An asset for all classes: What to expect from Bitcoin as a legal tender

New tech that reduces costs of international payments would “be a boon for poor countries that rely on remittances” — but will BTC as legal tender fix that?

Bitcoin miners can prove green potential by undergoing ESG ratings check

Bitcoin miners may opt for ESG ratings to prove “greenness” as environmental concerns loom over the entire crypto industry.

Bullish all the way? MicroStrategy doubles down on its Bitcoin bet

MicroStrategy’s latest bond offering seeks to deliver a yield of 6.25%–6.5% — significantly higher than an average junk bond yield of 4.01%.

Crypto’s fraught relationship with Elon Musk: Ambassador or liability?

In an optimistic interpretation, Musk’s relationship with crypto could be a force that always wills the evil and always produces the good.

Digital turns physical: Top NFT galleries to visit in-person in 2021

Nine in-person NFT galleries and exhibitions have already opened or are set to open this year, and one could be near you.

GME and AMC stock surge may impact crypto meme coins, BTC not so much?

GME and AMC push to greater highs on the back of memes as correlations with crypto begin to emerge.

Adopting the Bitcoin standard? El Salvador writes itself into history books

El Salvador has become the first country to make Bitcoin legal tender, but what are the complexities and potential short-term effects?

IBM contributes blockchain platform code to Hyperledger to drive enterprise blockchain adoption

IBM shows its commitment to Hyperledger and enterprise blockchain development with its largest-ever contribution of open-source code.

Miami stakes the claim to become the world’s Bitcoin and crypto capital

Miami has a dynamic mayor, lots of VC money and is coming off the largest ever crypto extravaganza, but is that enough without legal clarity?

Google reversing crypto ads ban a testament to blockchain market maturity?

Since 2018, tech giant Google has been in an on-and-off relationship with crypto, but can the latest favorable outlook stick?

Sights set on mainstream adoption: Is another DeFi summer on the way?

Last summer, DeFi took the world of financial services by storm, but the question is: Will history repeat itself?

GBTC premium stays negative, suggests Bitcoin price sentiment still low?

GBTC premium stays negative for over three months as its holdings decline gradually, while BTC price struggles around the $37,000 mark.

Growing pains? DeFi exploits plunder BSC, which calls for reinforcements

Binance Smart Chain is getting overrun by hacks, with CipherTrace brought in to keep the BSC-based DeFi platforms safe.

Death knell for Chinese crypto miners? Rigs on the move after gov’t crackdown

The latest events in China have pushed crypto miners to reevaluate domestic risk as they may now look toward international expansion.

The CBDC promised land: As some governments falter, others press on

Regulatory hurdles and the economic impact of the pandemic have derailed some CBDC projects, but not all hope is lost.

Specialized workforce needed as crypto and blockchain courses enter colleges

Some universities and colleges are offering blockchain and crypto courses as the job market heats up, but will students be enticed to take them?

Fortunes turning? Specialized GPUs and SSDs come to aid crypto miners

Manufacturers restrict mining of cryptocurrencies due to a shortage of GPU cards: Will this lead to the end of mining as we know it?

Bitcoin accumulation uptrend can create a 2013-style BTC price ‘double pump’

Long-term Bitcoin holders remain unfazed by the recent sell-off, but there is still one alarming sign.

As Microsoft Azure closes shop, ConsenSys Quorum opens up to new users

Could the migration from Microsoft’s Azure Blockchain to ConsenSys’ Quorum Blockchain Service be good news? Is this where the enterprise blockchain industry is heading?

Bitcoin dominance cycle suggests the 2017 crypto rally could repeat

Bitcoin dominance patterns are showing similar lows and an eerie resemblance to 2017. So what does this suggest for BTC price?

For the long haul? When Bitcoin nosedived, institutions held fast

Institutional investors know crypto assets are volatile: “They’re making a generational bet and are not deterred by a few weeks of volatility.”

Bitcoin rejects at $34.5K as analysts reveal key resistance level to beat next

A retest of $37,000 is now expected, but Bitcoin must cement it as support in order to send a clear bull message.

3 things traders are saying about Bitcoin and the state of the bull market

Contrarian Bitcoin analysts pinpoint three reasons why they are still bullish on BTC price for the short and long-term.

Data shows derivatives had little to do with Bitcoin's drop to $29K

Bitcoin price shocked investors as it plunged 20% to a 6-month low, but data shows derivatives played a marginal role in the correction.

Crypto market cap recovers $76B, altcoins rally after Bitcoin hits $34K

Bitcoin’s quick recovery to $34,800 ignited a rally in altcoins, boosting the total crypto market capitalization by $76 billion.

Bitcoin bounce from $28.8K activates century-old financial model's bullish thesis

Bitcoin's recent push from under $30,000 to over $34,500 asserts hopes of a big price recovery ahead.

Bitcoin holds $34K as Bloomberg likens $30K support to $4K in 2020 BTC price crash

Long-term outlooks remain bullish, but traders are not ruling out more pain first.

3 reasons why Solana bounced harder than Bitcoin and Ethereum

The 14th-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization jumped by more than 55% after bottoming out at $20.14 on Tuesday.

Bitcoin price ‘very near bottom’ with $30K dip, says bullish institutional report

Stack Funds draws attention to this week’s $2.3-billion Bitcoin options expiry, with a potential change in sentiment coming thereafter.

Bitcoin price bounces to $33K but analysts say ‘it’s too early’ to call a bottom

Dip buyers stepped in as Bitcoin price fell to $29,000 but analysts caution that China’s crackdown on BTC mining and a lack of buy volume mean the crypto market has not found a bottom yet.

Bad call? Bitfinex bears closed a block of Bitcoin shorts before the drop below $32K

Bitcoin short positions at Bitfinex soared as BTC price dropped below $40,000, so why did the majority of them close before the largest part of the correction?

Bitcoin price clings to $32K as on-chain metrics hint at further downside

China’s continued crackdown on Bitcoin mining and OTC transactions, along with prolonged technical weakness, triggered BTC’s drop to a 6-month low.

A ‘seismic mining shift’ may be driving Bitcoin price below $30K: Report

The benchmark cryptocurrency slipped briefly under the $29,500-level on June 22 as a Glassnode report indicated the possibility of miner capitulation in China.

Bitcoin drops below $30K to 6-month lows: Watch these next price support levels

Downward selling pressure sees Bitcoin swiftly take out $30,000 support as Binance users report technical difficulties.

‘Say something, Elon Musk!’ Dogecoin sheds $70B in market cap since SNL

DOGE is down 70% from its all-time highs as a trader reiterates that altcoins have “no bottom.”

Bitcoin bear market confirmed? Analysts at odds over whales’ BTC exchange moves

Whale selling pressure is too great to preserve the bull market for now, one warning says, while similarities to 2017 provide a silver lining for hodlers.

Stablecoin inflows to exchanges dip as traders watch Bitcoin from the sidelines

Stablecoin inflows to exchanges tapered off as investors turned bearish on Bitcoin, but a surge in USDC minting could be a signal of upcoming regulation.

Data shows Bitcoin bears dominate Friday's $2.5B BTC options expiry

Bears have a potential $450 million lead if Bitcoin fails to hold $32,000 until June 25.

Classic bearish chart pattern forms for Bitcoin as BTC price tumbles to $32K

Bitcoin flashes a classic bearish technical pattern that could crash BTC prices to below $20,000.

China’s 3rd largest bank ‘rugs’ BTC: 5 things to watch in Bitcoin this week

A statement threatening account closures for crypto activity causes mayhem before being deleted minutes later as FUD reigns supreme on Bitcoin markets this week.

Bitcoin price dips to $32.5K on ‘consistent’ new China FUD

BTC/USD sheds $1,000 almost instantly as China’s third-largest bank puts the cats among the pigeons in early trading.

4 reasons why Paul Tudor Jones' 5% Bitcoin exposure advice is difficult for major funds

Major funds are probably interested in Bitcoin and altcoins, but four significant hurdles are preventing them from investing.

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, ADA, THETA, XMR, AMP

If Bitcoin price remains in the current range, ADA, THETA, XMR and AMP could bounce higher over the coming days.

Bitcoin price can hit $450K in 2021, $135K is ‘worst-case scenario’ — PlanB

The only way is (more or less) up for BTC price action, the analyst insists, offering a potential 2021 high of $450,000.

Bitcoin price dips below $34K as day of Grayscale’s giant BTC unlocking draws near

Downward volatility hits the market on Sunday as market participants argue that most of the drop is already complete.

3 reasons why Ethereum may underperform Bitcoin in the short-term

Ether could take longer than 12 months to regain ground versus Bitcoin due to increased uncertainties surrounding the shift to ETH 2.0 and reservations from institutional investors.

Data suggests the strong US dollar makes Bitcoin weaker argument is flawed

Analysts and traders are linking Bitcoin's bearish turn with the growing strength of the U.S. dollar, but data suggests otherwise.

Bitcoin may lose $30K price level if stocks tank, analysts warn

Downside risks for BTC price are also heightened due to the recent dollar bounce.

Perlin (PERL) price gains 100% as the focus on green energy solutions intensifies

PERL price defied the marketwide downturn with a 100% rally following the release of an environmentally friendly focused platform that provides users with carbon credits.

r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, June 24, 2021

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r/Bitcoin - John McAffe found dead in prison

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I'm currently traveling in Colombia from the U.S. and my bank blocked my cards for the entire trip. I could not pay my week-long tab for food and drinks when I was checking out. Then.....the owner walks up and said I could pay in Bitcoin! The transaction took seconds to hit his wallet. Bitcoin is the future as banks are failing us. Controlling our assets and not even giving us…

r/Bitcoin - Bitcoin Optech Newsletter #154

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r/Bitcoin - Senator Lummis bought Bitcoin into the dip

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r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, June 23, 2021

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r/Bitcoin - Hedge against the price of wood

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r/Bitcoin - Just got hired for my first bitcoin freelance contractor job - the remote Bitcoin task economy is so exciting!

I am so happy right now 🙂 I am a college student and live in El Salvador and have been freelancing for quite some time now. What used to be a side hustle is now my full time living and I am able to support my family. Thanks to you guys I found Bitcoin! Although I have not bought any yet for myself, I am happy to earn my first…

r/Bitcoin - Wake Up BIT Wake Up !

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I’d been holding some stablecoin waiting on a good re-entry point and BTC being under $30k this morning was it. If you look at corporate buys, they’re not looking to book a capital loss. That alone is strength enough to invest on, IMO. If you have funds sidelined, trying to figure out what to do, use regret theory: would you regret not buying under $30k more than whatever your other…

Peer-to-Peer Transactions; Stablecoins; Private wallets (cold storage, phone and desktop apps); Privacy (privacy coins, mixers, Decentralized exchanges, use of TOR and I2P); Former ICOs and Future Projects (DeFi, NFT, smart contacts, second layer solutions, and much more). In addition, these new regulations intend to: Force those active in crypto to be licensed and regulated as banks (responsible for KYC and transaction tracking); Create full transparency for ALL transactions; Exclude and…

Storytime. I think I can almost be considered an OG by now. Recently, I've started to observe my emotions more seriously during the market moves and I've had valuable insights while doing so: what I am feeling right now is probably very close to what many other investors are feeling. This is great to know. It helps me to estimate how the market might react in real time. I've joined…

r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, June 22, 2021

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Already made over $600. IT'S LOOKING GOOD BOYS!!!!325 votes and 152 comments so far on Reddit

r/Bitcoin - The pattern is almost complete!

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r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, June 21, 2021

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r/Bitcoin - Veteran Bitcoin HODLER

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Fuck your nonsense technical analysis2,328 votes and 586 comments so far on Reddit

r/Bitcoin - Market Manipulation

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Ask (and answer!) away! Here are the general rules: If you'd like to learn something, ask. If you'd like to share knowledge, answer. Any question about Bitcoin is fair game. And don't forget to check out r/BitcoinBeginners You can sort by new to see the latest questions that may not be answered yet.26 votes and 102 comments so far on Reddit

r/Bitcoin - Take your Bitcoin off the exchanges

This is very important. There are hundreds of million of people who own Bitcoin, but there are only 53 million wallets. Link to site showing number of wallets: https://bitinfocharts.com/top-100-richest-bitcoin-addresses.html Given that exchanges and whales each have dozens/hundreds of wallets, it's likely that only 25 million unique people have Bitcoin wallets. Not your keys, not your coins When holding your coins on exchanges, you assume massive counterparty risk Exchanges use the…

At that point, the US dollar would be backed by the only asset to appreciate 100% every year for 12 years, and the asset would be completely derisked because of US adoption. The US then becomes the richest country in human history with the most stable currency of all time.3,824 votes and 709 comments so far on Reddit

r/Bitcoin - "Don't buy Bitcoin, you know it's gonna crash!"

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r/Bitcoin - Period

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r/Bitcoin - Loaning money to banks

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r/Bitcoin - Other miners while China bans Bitcoin mining...

4,094 votes and 240 comments so far on Reddit

r/Bitcoin - History of Crypto currencies

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r/Bitcoin - Bitcoin

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r/Bitcoin - Daily Discussion, June 20, 2021

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It may have seemed like a crazy bet then, but it would have paid off for your grandkids. And while it would have cost more and wouldn’t have nearly as much upside, buying the same land in 1890 or 1990 was still a really smart investment. If you disagree with the “digital land grab” thesis, you’re basically shorting the success of the internet. Who would seriously bet against the future…

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r/ethereum - DeFi explained

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r/ethereum - All of us throughout this week 🥲

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is it a good time to buy Ethereum?60 votes and 98 comments so far on Reddit

r/ethereum - Not your keys, not your crypto Part 2

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r/ethereum - Not your keys not your crypto!!

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r/ethereum - The first of many !

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r/ethereum - Back in May this was the Vibe..

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Bought crypto at a great dip. Now what ? How do you keep your coins safe ? Now that the markets are dipping, I felt this would be a good time to post about how to keep our crypto safe as we expect the veterans to pull in their friends and family into the crypto markets. This will help all the newbies navigate the security measures in cryptoverse. ENABLE 2FA…

r/ethereum - Just got paid today, guess who bought the dip

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r/ethereum - [AMA] We are the EF's Research Team (Pt. 6: 23 June, 2021)

Welcome to the sixth edition of the EF Research Team's AMA Series. -- Members of the Ethereum Foundation's Research Team are back to answer your questions throughout the day! This is their 6th AMA Click here to view the 5th EF Eth 2.0 AMA. [Nov 2020] Click here to view the 4th EF Eth 2.0 AMA. [July 2020] Click here to view the 3rd EF Eth 2.0 AMA. [Feb 2020]…

r/ethereum - We Are Still Early. WAGMI

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r/ethereum - Saw this at The local bar tonight

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r/ethereum - Ethereum's TX Fee Burning EIP-1559 Is Coming

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Hey everyone, I have written an explanation for Uniswap. It is my understanding from the Uniswap docs. I cover protocol overview, concentrated liquidity, price impact and impermanent loss. I also wrote a small python script which emulates a V3 swap to understand how concentrated liquidity works. I have included the script in the post. Here is the link: https://kushgoyal.com/uniswap-v3-expalined-concentrated-liquidity/ Open to feedback. Cheers!22 votes and 1 comment so far on…

r/ethereum - EIP-1559: Fee market change with Tim Beiko, Barnabe Monnot, Micah Zoltu

London Upgrade Watch a quick recap of Fee market change, the base fee dynamics, and answer to frequently asked questions on the most discussed proposal of London upgrade -> EIP-1559 on PEEPanEIP. Watch the recording here. https://youtu.be/AC1FS3LmoT4 Also, watch other London proposals. Resources EIP - https://eips.ethereum.org/EIPS/eip-1559 Discussion to: https://ethereum-magicians.org/t/eip-1559-fee-market-change-for-eth-1-0-chain/2783 EIP-1559 Resources https://hackmd.io/@timbeiko/1559-resources abm1559 notebooks - https://ethereum.github.io/abm1559/ Slides: (Tim) https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1uQWc1GZw7ZpjEsus_d-h4gW1CMNxwI1LoTkscKV23xw/edit?usp=sharing (Barnabe) https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1vVGaezpoj-sYPPBNSY0LdPyJGIex2zl1cdgipVoMkL0/edit?usp=sharing Check: EIP-1559 (Episode 16) - https://youtu.be/ZbSKo_x9RvU PEEPanEIP playlist -…

r/ethereum - Weekly Discussion Thread

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r/ethereum - You should know what to expect on 25 June!

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I know very little about crypto. I’m seeing a lot of ads for crypto exchanges; Coinbase, Coinsmart and others. Does the use of exchanges for those who aren’t sophisticated in this area mean that crypto is moving away from decentralization?24 votes and 27 comments so far on Reddit

I have trouble understanding how this utility is used24 votes and 9 comments so far on Reddit

If we don't make that 2200 mark and ETH tanks imma scoop up the rest of what's needed to node up and stake a whole 32...if we make 2200 I'm still gonna lose my shit and stake the rest of what I've got in a pool and say fuck it!0 votes and 14 comments so far on Reddit

r/ethereum - Paul Brody: The Age of Autonomous Supply Chains

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Page 100 of Learn Ethereum (Wu, et al.): “The collation proposer proposes the proposed collation to the collator…” Specific AF22 votes and 2 comments so far on Reddit

For a separate project that I am working on, I needed a contract that keeps track of how much ERC20/ETH is set aside by an address for another address. I wrote the following contract (github link attached), that allows a user to deposit a certain amount of ERC20/ETH into a 'collateral' position, which they can trade around to other users as if it were an NFT. They can also specify…

r/Todayq - How Ethereum is significantly better than Bitcoin

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r/ethereum - This is the way

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r/ethereum - Daily Discussion Thread

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