Ethereum Issuance Turns Negative For The First Time As NFT Mania Persists

Ethereum was deflationary on September 3 as more ETH was burned than issued. This marks the first time Etheruem issuance turns negative after the EIP-1559 proposal, which added an element of deflation to the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. On September 3, around 13,485 ETH were issued, while over 13,838 ETH were burned. Consequently, the… Continue reading Ethereum Issuance Turns Negative For The First Time As NFT Mania Persists

Stock market turns cautious as ‘defensive’ shares surge

Stocks open higher ahead of Powell speech FOX Business’ Ashley Webster and Susan Li on Friday’s market open and earnings.  Some of the hottest stocks in the U.S. are pointing to an economic cool-down. Utilities and healthcare are among the best-performing groups in the S&P 500 so far this quarter, with gains of 7.8% and… Continue reading Stock market turns cautious as ‘defensive’ shares surge

Lagoon turns bright PINK in Argentina due to pollution from chemicals

Lagoon turns bright PINK in Argentina due to pollution from chemicals used by fish factories to preserve prawns A lagoon in Argentina’s southern Patagonia region has turned bright pink in striking but frightful phenomenon Experts and activists have blamed it on pollution by a chemical used to preserve prawns for export  The colour is caused… Continue reading Lagoon turns bright PINK in Argentina due to pollution from chemicals

China turns up pace on CBDC release, tests infrastructure prior to adoption

The COVID-19 crisis has done little to dampen China’s interest in becoming the first major economy to distribute a central bank digital currency. Quite the contrary, its digital currency/electronic payment project appears to be picking up speed. In the Shenzhen region, for example, 100,000 local citizens this month received for free a total of $31… Continue reading China turns up pace on CBDC release, tests infrastructure prior to adoption

Nigel Farage turns to crypto buff – believes bitcoin is the best anti-lockdown investment | bitcoin | bitcoin news | crypto News

Quick take 1 minute read Nigel Farage may be a controversial figure in the world of politics from the United Kingdom but has recently said that he has gone “full crypto“. Farage discussed all things related to the world of cryptocurrency with Sam Volkering, an editor at Southbank investment research. Nigel Farage may be a… Continue reading Nigel Farage turns to crypto buff – believes bitcoin is the best anti-lockdown investment | bitcoin | bitcoin news | crypto News

Supreme Court turns away PA GOP effort to block extended period for turning in ballots

Fox News Flash top headlines for October 19 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. The Supreme Court on Monday shut down a GOP-led effort to block an extended period for counting ballots in the crucial presidential swing state of Pennsylvania.  Chief Justice John Roberts sided with the high court's three liberals,… Continue reading Supreme Court turns away PA GOP effort to block extended period for turning in ballots

Coronavirus turns classrooms into chicken coops

Kenya’s decision to close all schools until next January because of coronavirus has left many of its private schools struggling to survive, as Basillioh Mutahi and Mercy Juma report. The classrooms at Mwea Brethren School, which once resonated to the sound of children learning, are now filled with a cacophony of clucking chickens. On the… Continue reading Coronavirus turns classrooms into chicken coops

Sweltering heatwave turns Britain's beauty spots from green to brown

Parched Britain: Sweltering heatwave turns beauty spots from green to brown as temperatures soar to 100F in one of the longest hot spells since the scorching summer of 1976 Shocking aerial pictures from before and after 10-day heatwave show a stark contrast in the grass condition Warwick Castle, Greenwich Park in London and King’s College… Continue reading Sweltering heatwave turns Britain's beauty spots from green to brown

Ethereum Turns 5 But ETH Price Vs. Bitcoin Never Recovered Since 2018

Ethereum is five years old and Ether (ETH) has surprised investors with a trip above $300 — but compared to Bitcoin (BTC), the biggest altcoin is underperforming. As data from on-chain monitoring resource Skew confirms, ETH/USD as a percentage of BTC/USD remains far below its all-time highs. Ether stays far from Bitcoin price share highs… Continue reading Ethereum Turns 5 But ETH Price Vs. Bitcoin Never Recovered Since 2018

Bitcasino Turns up the Volume with Wacken World Wide Sponsorship

Bitcasino Press Release: Crypto pioneers have joined forces with Wacken World Wide to bring a free 3-day virtual metal concert to millions of music fans, starting on July 29th. 27 July 2020, Tallinn, Estonia – Crypto gaming pioneers Bitcasino will be rocking out as headline sponsors of Wacken World Wide, a new digital music festival… Continue reading Bitcasino Turns up the Volume with Wacken World Wide Sponsorship

Japan Turns 180 Degrees From Indifference – Now Ramping Up on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) – Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs

After publically stating in February 2020 that Japan and other leading ‘Western’ countries were not really needing a Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) due to increasing amount of physical cash in the markets growing — Masayoshi Amamiya, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Japan is now taking a stronger tack to investigate whether or not… Continue reading Japan Turns 180 Degrees From Indifference – Now Ramping Up on Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) – Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs

Bitcoin (BTC) Turns Bearish, Bitfinex Whale Reappears on Twitter

@Joe007 has reappeared on Twitter as Bitcoin looks to enter a new bear market. Social Media is Addictive @Joe007 also explained that social media is highly addictive stuff and advised kids not to do Twitter. The stuff is highly addictive. Don't do Twitter, kids. — ʲᵒᵉ007 (@J0E007) June 28, 2020 Why @Joe007 Had Left Twitter… Continue reading Bitcoin (BTC) Turns Bearish, Bitfinex Whale Reappears on Twitter

Israel river turns red with blood ‘like biblical plague of Egypt’ – The Sun

A VILE blood-filled river in Israel is prompting fears of an imminent "major environmental disaster". One horrified photographer described the reddened Nahal Alexander waterway as looking "like the Bible's plague of blood in Egypt". Israeli's media has for weeks been publishing pics of red, blood-filled water gushing into Alexander River – loved for its wildlife… Continue reading Israel river turns red with blood ‘like biblical plague of Egypt’ – The Sun

The UAE Turns to Blockchain to Address the COVID-19 Situation

Fighting the COVID-19 outbreak has proven to be incredibly difficult. Existing legacy systems are simply insufficient, which is why the UAE has high hopes for blockchain technology. Tracking a global pandemic is not doable with databases and other traditional tools. Blockchain Makes an Impact in the UAE Instead, it will require the use of  innovative… Continue reading The UAE Turns to Blockchain to Address the COVID-19 Situation

Ethereum Turns ‘Sell’ After This Key Technical Breakdown

Ethereum failed to continue above the $138 and $140 resistance levels against the US Dollar. As a result, ETH price declined below $130 and it is now trading in a bearish zone. Ethereum is down more than 8% and it broke the $128 support against the US Dollar. There was a key breakdown noted after… Continue reading Ethereum Turns ‘Sell’ After This Key Technical Breakdown

Ethereum Turns Down as Bears Continue Selling at Minor Rallies

Today, Ethereum is trading below $120 after the latest breakdown of March 12. Before now, the pair had been consolidating above the $190 and $200 price levels for three days. The bears broke the $190 support as the market fell to the low of $100. Notwithstanding the current fall, the bulls pulled back but were… Continue reading Ethereum Turns Down as Bears Continue Selling at Minor Rallies

Ethereum Turns Down From $238 Resistance, Expects the Emergence of Buyers

Ethereum’s upward move has been hampered and price consolidation has continued unabated. Ether is in solitary confinement in the oversold region of the market. Earlier on the pair has dropped to the low of $220 since February 29 and became oversold. By default, selling pressure has been exhausted, while price consolidation has continued. Meanwhile, in… Continue reading Ethereum Turns Down From $238 Resistance, Expects the Emergence of Buyers

ISIS Turns to Blockchain-Based Messaging App Following Telegram Ban

Terrorist organization ISIS has turned to blockchain technology to anonymously spread videos and propaganda to thousands of people worldwide. A Vice report on Dec. 13th noted that experts who track ISIS’s activities online have found that supporters of the terror group are currently experimenting with blockchain-based messaging app, BCM. On the subject, a BCM spokesperson… Continue reading ISIS Turns to Blockchain-Based Messaging App Following Telegram Ban

Russian Oligarch Turns Soviet Plant Into a Major Bitcoin Mining Hub

The largest data center in the former Soviet Union, BitRiver, opened about a year ago in the Siberian city of Bratsk and most of its clients use the facility to mine Bitcoin (BTC), Bloomberg reported on Nov. 24. The data center allows cryptocurrency miners to take advantage of cheap energy in what once used to… Continue reading Russian Oligarch Turns Soviet Plant Into a Major Bitcoin Mining Hub

Russian Startup Turns Aluminium Plant into Bitcoin Mining Facility   | BTCMANAGER

Russia Mining Company (RMC) has taken over the facility of the now-defunct Nadvoitsy Aluminium Plant in the northern Karelia region, which ceased operations in 2018 due to U.S. sanctions. RMC plans to turn the aluminum plant into a mega Bitcoin mining farm that would control 20 percent of the world’s bitcoin (BTC), according to reports… Continue reading Russian Startup Turns Aluminium Plant into Bitcoin Mining Facility   | BTCMANAGER

Heavy rain turns Brooklyn park steps into a waterfall

There’s one upside to the Big Apple’s summer solstice rainstorm: a temporary waterfall in Prospect Park! Heavy rain caused a stream several inches deep to gush down a staircase at the park on Friday — creating a mini-Niagara Falls. The downpour turned the park’s staircase entrance at Eastern Parkway and Underhill Avenue into a wild… Continue reading Heavy rain turns Brooklyn park steps into a waterfall

Monero (XMR) Sees Upward Trend as It Turns to the Gaming Community

One of the biggest entertainment industry in the world, Video gaming is perfect for cryptocurrency payment, as most PC games are sold online. Monero did not need to think much about jumping on the gaming train, and we saw it when they announced their collaboration with the Xbox team back in January 2019. Monero (XMR)… Continue reading Monero (XMR) Sees Upward Trend as It Turns to the Gaming Community

Blockchain Investor Grandshores Tech Turns to Industrial Cannabis After Crypto Market Rout

Hong Kong-listed contractor turned blockchain investor Grandshores Technology — backed by the Hangzhou municipal government — plans to enter the medicinal and industrial cannabis market in a bid to counter the adverse impact of crypto winter. The development was revealed in a report from local English-language newspaper the South China Morning Post on May 2.… Continue reading Blockchain Investor Grandshores Tech Turns to Industrial Cannabis After Crypto Market Rout