Bitcoin price today: Top cryptocurrency prices today: Bitcoin, Ethereum gain; Cardano zooms 12%

Bitcoin price today: Top cryptocurrency prices today: Bitcoin, Ethereum gain; Cardano zooms 12%

New Delhi: After some decent gains, the cryptocurrency market took a breather as the major cryptocurrencies were trading flat. Trading was light as investors looked for signs that Bitcoin’s downward spiral has reached its end and the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is ready to enter a new bull run. With the exception of Solana … Read more

OCC Comptroller calls for federal collaboration with crypto intermediaries By Cointelegraph

OCC Comptroller calls for federal collaboration with crypto intermediaries

The Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Michael J. Hsu, highlighted the need to collaborate and coordinate with major crypto brokers to better understand the risks in the growing $2 trillion cryptocurrency market. speak Speaking at the Transatlantic Finance Forum on the topic “The Future of Crypto Assets and Regulation,” Hsu pointed out the different places … Read more

Why Dogecoin Is Plummeting Today

Why Dogecoin Is Plummeting Today

What happened price Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) Plunge into Sunday’s trading. The cryptocurrency was down 5.7% over the previous 24 hour period as of 11:45 AM ET. with Bitcoin And Ethereum Almost flat during the previous trading day and the broader cryptocurrency market looked uncharacteristically stable, the Dogecoin sell-off likely stems from investors taking profits after … Read more

ICON commits $200M to interoperability incentive fund By Cointelegraph

ICON commits $200M to interoperability incentive fund

The ICON Corporation has announced plans to launch an interoperability incentive program for 200 million ICXs, or approximately $200 million at press time. The foundation supports the development of the ICON Network, the largest chain of public parks in South Korea. The foundation said it hopes this program will motivate the ICON community and its … Read more

Walmart is quietly preparing to enter the metaverse

Walmart is quietly preparing to enter the metaverse

A shopper carries a bag outside a Walmart store in San Leandro, California, on Thursday, May 13, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Walmart appears to be venturing into the metaverse with plans to create its own cryptocurrency and a set of non-fungible tokens, or NFTs. The large retailer introduced several new … Read more

Vitalik bearish on cross-chain, dYdX decentralizing, Jan. 7–14 By Cointelegraph

Finance Redefined: Vitalik bearish on cross-chain, dYdX decentralizing, Jan. 7–14

Welcome to the latest edition of Cointelegraph’s Decentralized Finance Newsletter. Although the market has released bearish numbers for the second week in a row, the industry is not short on bullish fundamental news. Read on to hear about the most influential DeFi stories of the past seven days. Vitalik is optimistic about a multi-threaded, not … Read more

Bitcoin’s dominance of crypto payments is starting to erode

With Bitcoin’s price rising 60% last year, despite the fourth-quarter volatility, many investors may also have chosen to hold onto the world’s biggest cryptocurrency instead of spending it (Photo: iStock)

Last year, Bitcoin use at merchants using BitPay fell to about 65% of processed payments, down from 92% in 2020, the company told Bloomberg. Ether purchases accounted for 15% of the total, stablecoins accounted for 13% and new coins added to BitPay in 2021 – Dogecoin, Shiba Inu and Litecoin – accounted for 3%. The … Read more