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Analysts say the market is pricing in the potential for other corporate BTC investments.
Tesla plowed $1.5 billion into bitcoin, ETH futures went live on CME, Brian Brooks comments on dollar debasement.
A flurry of crypto investment funds were announced, as NYDIG predicts it will see $25 billion in bitcoin under management by year’s end.
A new report from Outlier Ventures provides a map of blockchain development activity. Ethereum, Cosmos and Bitcoin lead the pack.
The efficient market hypothesis butts up against bitcoin’s volatile day while Bitcoiners show solidarity in hosting the white paper.
Bitcoin’s environmental impact has become top focus for some critics as traders go “long BTC” and Dunamu reveals a “fear and greed” index.
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Content moderation decisions from Amazon, Shopify and Twitter following the Capitol riots in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6 have put efforts to “decentralize” the web into sharp relief.