Ethereum fork a success as Sepolia testnet gears up to trial the Merge

cointelegraph.com The difficulty bomb-delaying Gray Glacier hard fork went live on Thursday without a hitch. The Sepolia testnet is also set to run through its Merge trial over the next few days. According to Etherscan, the hard fork...

Australia emissions trading scheme ends ‘10 years of policy dysfunction’

ft.com New Labor government’s plan will apply only to industrial emitters such as smelters and miners

Chipmakers drag European equities lower ahead of inflation data

investing.com - European shares fell on Friday, with semiconductor stocks leading the slide following tepid outlook from U.S. memory-chip firm Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU), while investors awaited euro zone inflation data for...

FBI adds 'Cryptoqueen' to 'Ten Most Wanted Fugitives List' for fraud

cnbc.com The FBI added Dr. Ruja Ignatova to its list of Ten Most Wanted fugitives. The agency is also offering a $100,000 reward for information leading to her arrest.Ignatova, the founder of a cryptocurrency called OneCoin,...

Gray Glacier’ Upgrade Goes Live on Ethereum Network

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Bitcoin Breaks Below $19k, SEC Rejects Spot ETF (Again), JPM Says 'Deleveraging Well Advanced'

zerohedge.com Bitcoin Breaks Below $19k, SEC Rejects Spot ETF (Again), JPM Says 'Deleveraging Well Advanced' Bitcoin broke back below $19,000 this morning to end its worst first-half of a year ever (and worst quarter...

Bitcoin Enters Hibernation Mode As Network Activity Lulls

newsbtc.com Bitcoin has seen a tremendous slow down in network activity following the market crash in mi-June. This drawdown was expected as a reduction in network activity usually follows a rush to get out of the digital asset...

Mining Operators Fret As Bitcoin Looses Ground, What Lies Ahead For The Mining Community

newsbtc.com Bitcoin and other altcoins have suffered massive losses since May. But after a point, things started changing a bit. For example, bitcoin that fell to $17K on June 18 recovered to trade between $20K and $21K from...

Rising Energy Prices: ‘HODL’ Strategy of Bitcoin Miners in Danger?

financemagnates.com Bitcoin mining, once known as one of the most profitable businesses, is now going through a rough patch. Amid rising global inflation, increasing energy prices, the crypto winter, and a competitive environment,...

Stocks, Cryptos Tumble To Close Out Catastrophic First-Half

zerohedge.com Stocks, Cryptos Tumble To Close Out Catastrophic First-Half It was supposed to be a 7% ramp into month-end on billions in pension fund residual buying. Instead, it ended up being more or less the...

Gray Glacier’ Upgrade Goes Live on Ethereum Network

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Ethereum Rising Gas Fees are Still Concerning But Presents Opportunity For Decentralized Exchanges

newsbtc.com Paying gas fees is a crucial component of exchanging crypto and mining digital assets yet remains a significant cost barrier for transactions. A prime example is the major cryptocurrency Ethereum, whose network...

Bitcoin ASIC Miners Plummet To Lowest Price Since Jan 2021

bitcoinist.com Data shows the price of the Bitcoin ASIC miners has plunged down to the lowest value since January of last year as mining profitability drops off. Prices Of Bitcoin ASIC Miners Have Observed A Decline In Recent...

Bitcoin miners are facing harsher conditions despite easier mining difficulty

cryptoslate.com Despite the decline in mining difficulty, Bitcoin (BTC) miners are facing harsher conditions in the market due to the rising costs of energy and hardware, Coin Metrics’ special State of the Network reveals. The post...

Governments, enterprise, gaming: Who will drive the next crypto bull run?

investing.com In his monthly crypto tech column, Israeli serial entrepreneur Ariel Shapira covers emerging technologies within the crypto, decentralized finance and blockchain space, as well as their roles in shaping the economy...