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Venezuela Posted Record P2P Volume in April
cointelegraph
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Venezuela Posted Record P2P Volume in April 
While Localbitcoins trade volumes have receded globally, Localbitcoins.com continues to comprise a hub for Latin American peer-to-peer (P2P) trade with Venezuela posting record volume over recent weeks according to Coin.dance. This past week saw Venezuelan trade on Localbitcoins post a new record for volume with $4.1 billion worth of BTC changing hands in seven days. The week comprised the fourth consecutive record for Venezuelan weekly trade since the start of April. Read Full on cointelegraph

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Travis Kling: Bitcoin Won as Store of Value During Coronavirus Crisis
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Travis Kling: Bitcoin Won as Store of Value During Coronavirus Crisis 
The narrative of Bitcoin as a store of value in its current state has undergone a metamorphosis since the start of 2020. Bitcoin (BTC) has in fact functioned very well as a store of value during the coronavirus crisis, raw data suggests. In a Twitter discussion on May 1, Travis Kling, head of crypto hedge fund Ikigai, produced fresh evidence that, despite volatility, Bitcoin has preserved its investors’ wealth. The price of #Bitcoin increased 0.60% from the end of February to the end of April amidst one of the most catastrophic economic events in history. Read Full on twitter

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"Bitcoin Halving" at All Time High on Google Trends
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"Bitcoin Halving" at All Time High on Google Trends 
The recent explosive Bitcoin rally has sent the price of the leading cryptocurrency by market cap parabolic, bursting from under $7,800 to well over $9,000 in just two short days. Also going parabolic over the last week alongside Bitcoin price, are search queries on Google Trends for the term “Bitcoin Halving.” Zooming out, searches for the term have reached the highest level ever recorded. For now, one thing is sure: Interest in the Bitcoin halving is currently skyrocketing, and so is the asset’s price. Read Full on trends.google

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Elon Musk Involved With Bitcoin Again
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Elon Musk Involved With Bitcoin Again 
Tesla CEO Elon Musk, has dropped the Bitcoin (BTC) bomb on Twitter again, after a sentence he shared on the platform reportedly tanked the price of Tesla stock. Elon Musk shared this, “Tesla stock price is too high imo”. Then the official Twitter account of Bitcoin (BTC) joined by replying to Elon Musk’s tweet. The Bitcoin (BTC) account shared this, “Bitcoin price is too low imo”. In response, he laughed at the Bitcoin (BTC) tweet using emojis. Followed by a tweet that says “How much for some anime Bitcoin?” Read Full on Twitter

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A16z Raised $515 million For Its Second Crypto Fund
The Block
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A16z Raised $515 million For Its Second Crypto Fund 
Top venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) has announced a second crypto fund - worth $515 million. a16z said the fund would invest in crypto and blockchain startups that are focused on payments, decentralized finance (DeFi). A16z’s “Crypto Fund II” comes a few days after reports that said the firm is seeking to raise $450 million for a new crypto fund. "We think the next wave of internet business models will come from crypto”, said Dixon and Haun, co-leaders of the fund. Read Full on The Block

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Bitcoin Whale Addresses Are On Rise
CoinDesk
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Bitcoin Whale Addresses Are On Rise 
Large crypto investors, popularly known as “whales,” seem to be accumulating bitcoin amid the ongoing price rally. The seven-day moving average of the number of addresses holding 10,000 bitcoins or more rose to 111 on Wednesday, the highest level since Aug. 2, 2019, according to blockchain intelligence firm Glassnode. That number has risen by more than 11% since early March. The increase in the number of BTC addresses with more than 10,000 BTC is likely the result of long-term holders

 coming back online to expand their holdings. Read Full on CoinDesk

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Bitcoin Lightning Network Allows Larger Payments
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Bitcoin Lightning Network Allows Larger Payments 
In the latest beta from Lightning Labs, the most widely used Bitcoin Lightning Network implementation gets a boost to channel size and, potentially, routing efficiency. San Francisco-based Lightning Labs has released the v0.10-beta of its LND software, one of the principal iterations of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network. A related change is the lifting of the maximum invoice size, which was previously 4.2 million satoshis (0.042 BTC) to 16.7 million satoshis (0.167 BTC.) Read Full on lightning

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KFC Debuts Blockchain Media Pilot For Digital Advertising
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KFC Debuts Blockchain Media Pilot For Digital Advertising 
KFC has become the first across the quick-service restaurant (QSR) to implement an innovative blockchain platform for its digital advertising and media buying across the Middle East. The platform’s decentralized, shared ledger approach will empower KFC with greater and more efficient digital ad transparency to create trust in the advertising supply chain. KFC can now benefit from enhanced visibility of real-time data and the most updated insights – all with full confidence that information is authenticated, tamper-proof. Read Full on ameinfo

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Grayscale: Buy Bitcoin to Escape Fiat ‘Debasement’
cointelegraph
 Published Today
Grayscale: Buy Bitcoin to Escape Fiat ‘Debasement’ 
Promises of unlimited money-printing lead the world’s largest crypto asset manager to sound the alarm to investors, promoting Bitcoin as a solution. Bitcoin (BTC) is now investors’ best bet against central bank money printing, a new report from asset manager Grayscale concludes. The world’s largest digital currency asset manager warned that unlimited fiat money supply risks “debasement” of the U.S. dollar Meanwhile Bitcoin is showing signs of becoming a safe haven while maintaining an asymmetric return profile. Read Full on cointelegraph

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Crypto Lender Celsius Hits 50K in Bitcoin Deposits
cointelegraph
 Published 1 Day ago
Crypto Lender Celsius Hits 50K in Bitcoin Deposits 
Cryptocurrency lending and borrowing platform Celsius Network has topped 50,000 Bitcoin (BTC) in deposits — worth over $380,000,000 — since its launch back in August 2018. With over 100,000 active users of its app, the company’s growth is now on track to outperform 2019 by 60%. Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky said he believes the growth in the network’s user base and deposits “reflects the increasing unease with the results of the 2008 and 2020 bailouts Read Full on cointelegraph

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