Bitcoin Halving Searches on Google Hits All-Time Highs
Searches for “bitcoin halving” on Google Trends recently reached record highs, suggesting peak interest in the retail crowd about the upcoming supply altering event.
Money Reimagined: Demand for USD Stablecoins Foreshadows Financial Disruption
The pandemic has increased demand for USD-backed stablecoins, raising the prospect of “crypto-dollarization.” The implications are enormous.
Blockchain Bites: Binance vs. Ethereum, MicroBT vs. Bitmain, Libra vs. the World
Binance unveiled plans for a new smart contract blockchain, which could compete with Ethereum, while MicroBT looks to beat rival Bitmain to market.
In Canada They’re ‘Essential,’ In Argentina They’re Shut Down: Bitcoin Miners Reckon With COVID-19
Here’s how the “Great Lockdown” is redrawing the bitcoin mining landscape. The halving and economic crisis may be priced-in – but local politics aren’t.
Spanish Researchers Working to Curb Coronavirus Spread With Blockchain App
As well as helping predict the spread of COVID-19, the app could act as a digital version of government certificates permitting citizens to go to work or the store.
Five Ways Blockchain Tech Can Help Us During This Pandemic
From identity to rewards for socially-positive behavior, blockchain tech has useful features in a pandemic emergency.
Binance Unveils Smart Contract Blockchain But Claims It’s No Ethereum Rival
The new Binance Smart Chain will be compatible with Ethereum, however.
First Mover: Stablecoin Surge Might Herald Bitcoin Binge
Investors might be waiting for the perfect opportunity to pounce.
Bitcoin Options Trading Hits One-Month High as Price Turns Bullish
Activity in the bitcoin options market picked up pace on Thursday, as spot prices jumped above key resistance over $7,000.