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  • Bitcoin profitability for long-term holders decline to 4-year low: Data
    Cointelegraph.com News - 10 hours ago
    The decline in profitability for long-term holders reached a level last seen during the peak of the bear market in 2018. However, the market bottomed and bounced back during the previous cycle. Bitcoin’s (BTC) long-term profitability has declined to levels last seen during the previous bear market in December 2018.…
  • Sam Bankman-Fried reportedly intended to join the Twitter deal in March
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    The FTX owner’s advisor unsuccessfully inquired Elon Musk about joining the acquisition deal. Not only Elon Musk thought of buying Twitter — crypto billionaire and CEO of FTX exchange Sam Bankman-Fried “was interested” in acquiring the social network back in March 2022, according to a report from Business Insider. In…
  • Spain's largest telecom brand dives deep into Web3
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    Telecom company Telefónica enabled payments with Bitcoin, Ether and other cryptos for its online marketplace Tu. With crypto adoption moving forward in various parts of the world, Spain continues to encounter major developments in its local blockchain space as its largest telecom services provider dives deeper into Web3 technologies. Telefónica, the…
  • Central banks can push DeFi into mainstream — Swiss National Bank official
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    A combination of centralization and decentralization is a perfect mix for the development of crypto and DeFi, according to a Swiss National Bank official. Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) can work well with decentralized finance (DeFi), and they have a lot of potential to boost DeFi adoption, according to a Swiss…
  • Bitcoin price due 'big dump' after passing $20K, warns trader
    Cointelegraph.com News - 11 hours ago
    BTC price levels as high as $20,500 could make an appearance on the day, but the outcome will be to the downside, fresh analysis concludes. Bitcoin (BTC) returned to intraday resistance on Sep. 30 as analysis predicted that $20,000 could break before a new comedown.BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source:…
  • Nifty News: Enter the afterlife in style, Solana NFT game demo hits Epic store and more
    Cointelegraph.com News - 13 hours ago
    300 holders of the Spartan NFT will be able to spread their ashes at a 35-foot memorial to Spartan soldiers, to be built in Greece. The company behind the Spartan Race has released a nonfungible token (NFT) collection which will immortalize the names of the initial holders in stone, with…
  • 45% of ETH validators now complying with US sanctions — Labrys CEO
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Labrys CEO Lachlan Feeney is trying to raise awareness among validators running Flashbots’ software that they may potentially be contributing to censorship within the Ethereum network. According to the CEO of blockchain development agency Labrys, Lachan Feeney, approximately 45% of all Ethereum blocks currently being validated run MEV-boost relay flashbots…
  • Blockchain gamers surge as users attempt ‘stacking crypto:’ DappRadar
    Cointelegraph.com News - 14 hours ago
    Despite the FUD, blockchain games surged in active users in September, while God’s Unchained cracked the top 10 in terms of total NFT sales volume of all projects. User activity on blockchain gaming decentralized applications (DApps) surged in September, with a host of games posting significant increases in the number…
  • Researchers allege Bitcoin’s climate impact closer to ‘digital crude’ than gold
    Cointelegraph.com News - 16 hours ago
    Bitcoin mining raises a “set of red flags for any consideration as a sustainable sector,” according to researchers. The Bitcoin (BTC) bashing has continued unabated even in the depths of a bear market with more research questioning its energy usage and impact on the environment.The latest paper by researchers at…
  • BlackRock’s newest ETF invests in 35 blockchain-related companies
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    “We believe digital assets and blockchain technologies are going to become increasingly relevant for our clients,” said BlackRock ETF product strategist Omar Moufti. BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, has just launched a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) to provide European customers with exposure to the blockchain industry, while reports indicate a…
  • Texas, Vermont regulators object to Celsius stablecoin sale plan
    Cointelegraph.com News - 17 hours ago
    A key concern is that the firm hasn’t explicitly outlined what it will do with the stablecoin sale proceeds. State regulators from Texas and Vermont have filed a motion objecting to embattled crypto lender Celsius’ plans to sell off its stablecoin holdings. Separate motions from both regulators filed on Sept. 29…
  • ‘I’ve done nothing wrong’ — Lark Davis denies ‘pump-and-dump’ allegations
    Cointelegraph.com News - 18 hours ago
    Davis claimed he received nothing for free from the projects it’s alleged he profited from, and the amounts he sold weren’t enough to “dump the price.” Crypto influencer Lark Davis has refuted new allegations from Twitter on-chain sleuth ZachXBT of shilling “low cap projects” to his audience “just to dump…