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Shanghai Man: Blockchain Week with Vitalik still happening, ‘Bitcoin’ searches on WeChat hit 26M in a day

Shanghai Man: Blockchain Week with Vitalik still happening, ‘Bitcoin’ searches on WeChat hit 26M in a day

This weekly roundup of news from Mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong attempts to curate the industry’s most important news, including influential projects, changes in the regulatory landscape, and enterprise blockchain integrations.   In this 30th edition of the Shanghai Man column, we preview the Wanxiang Shanghai Blockchain Week, an offline event that normally is the …

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Following Bitcoin’s all-time high, DeFi TVL hits a record high above $233B

Following Bitcoin’s all-time high, DeFi TVL hits a record high above $233B

Bullish sentiment is running high across the cryptocurrency market on Oct. 20 as Bitcoin’s (BTC) surge to a new all-time high at $67,000 thrust the digital asset into uncharted territory and investors are closely watching to see how altcoins and DeFi tokens react to the move. Crypto Fear & Greed Index. Source: Alternative.me The DeFi …

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Cardano price paints 'death cross' with ADA at two-month lows vs. Bitcoin

Cardano price paints ‘death cross’ with ADA at two-month lows vs. Bitcoin

Cardano (ADA) has formed a deadly “death cross” on its daily chart against Bitcoin (BTC) — a market signal that’s generally seen as a warning of more downside in the near term. The ominously-titled indicator kicks in when an asset’s short-term moving average closes below its long-term moving average. In doing so, it calls for …

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Bottom-buying traders and new governance features back KeeperDAO’s 118% rally

Bottom-buying traders and new governance features back KeeperDAO’s 118% rally

The rapidly evolving realm of decentralized finance (DeFi) has brought a new level of utility and value to the cryptocurrency ecosystem in 2021 but has also provided nefarious actors with numerous exploits for siphoning profits and tokens away from unsuspecting investors. In the past few days, KeeperDAO, a DeFi protocol that allows participants to trade, …

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Bulls target $100 Filecoin (FIL) after data points to improving fundamentals

Bulls target $100 Filecoin (FIL) after data points to improving fundamentals

Some traders have said that Filecoin (FIL) has lost its momentum because its current price at $64 is more than 70% below its all-time high at $238. However, this decentralized data-sharing platform is showing signs of increasing adoption and this could cause the FIL token price to accelerate its current uptrend. The FIL token is …

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Arbitrage bot’s spam attack on the Polygon network generated $6,800 per day

Arbitrage bot’s spam attack on the Polygon network generated $6,800 per day

The growth of layer-two protocols has been one of the major stories of 2021 as the rising popularity of decentralized finance (DeFi) and nonfungible tokens (NFT) have driven transaction costs higher on the Ethereum (ETH) network effectively pricing out many participants.  Earlier this year the Polygon network, formerly known as MATIC, emerged as one of …

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Centric Swap leads ‘Uptober’ after a swift 1,000% gain. Here’s why it could go higher

Centric Swap leads ‘Uptober’ after a swift 1,000% gain. Here’s why it could go higher

In the past few weeks, Centric Swap (CNS), a dual-token model that gives stakers a fixed hourly yield that “stabilizes over time as it self-regulates token supply to meet ongoing changes in demand,” has rallied more than 850% and still about 200% away from its previous all-time high. Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView …

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Binance launches $1B BSC fund, BTC futures ETF approval could arrive soon, and Celsius raises $400M: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 10-16

Binance launches $1B BSC fund, BTC futures ETF approval could arrive soon, and Celsius raises $400M: Hodler’s Digest, Oct. 10-16

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Binance to launch $1B fund to develop BSC ecosystem Binance, …

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Better call SOL: Month-long consolidation puts Solana price en route to $275

Better call SOL: Month-long consolidation puts Solana price en route to $275

Solana (SOL) price technicals suggest SOL can hit $275 in the coming sessions. The upside outlook for the world’s sixth-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization comes as it consolidates inside a range that appears like a Bull Pennant. In detail, Bull Pennants are bullish continuation indicators that form as the price consolidates inside a Symmetrical Triangle-like …

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Privacy-focused altcoins soar after Bitcoin’s ETF news sparks a market-wide rally

Privacy-focused altcoins soar after Bitcoin’s ETF news sparks a market-wide rally

Traders and the market are showing extreme optimism on Oct. 15 after rumors and an assortment of documents suggest that the path toward a Bitcoin ETF approval has fewer obstacles lying ahead. Following the positive news, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) rallied to nearly $63,000 for the first time since April and multiple altcoins saw their …

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Bitcoin-related altcoins surge as BTC ETF rumors spread across the sector

Bitcoin-related altcoins surge as BTC ETF rumors spread across the sector

On Oct. 14, bulls flexed their muscles and showed their intent to push the price of Bitcoin (BTC) closer to its $65,900 all-time high. One reason for the move is the steady chatter about the possibility of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) being approved by the end of October.  Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView …

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Bitcoin analyst ‘highly doubts’ return to $50K — Will the weekly close spark a correction?

Bitcoin analyst ‘highly doubts’ return to $50K — Will the weekly close spark a correction?

Bitcoin (BTC) challenged brand-new support levels on Oct. 14 after overnight successes took the market past $58,000  BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Bitcoin “dips” to near $57,000 Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView tracked BTC/USD as it reversed towards $57,000 after hitting highs of $58,540 on Bitstamp. The moves mimicked the first time …

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