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ETC Soars 28%, ETH Up 7% on Bellatrix Upgrade Day (Market Watch)

While bitcoin continues to trade in a tight range below the $20,000 mark, some alternative coins have gone on a tear. Interestingly, Ethereum and Ethereum Classic have stolen the show, as the latter has soared by double-digits. ETH and ETC Skyrocket With the long-anticipated Merge right around the corner, the Ethereum community is getting more… Read More »

What is the Bellatrix Hard Fork: Ethereum’s Last Upgrade Before the Merge

Ethereum is on the precipice of transitioning to a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus algorithm, and the Bellatrix hard fork is the last major upgrade before the actual Merge takes place. Bellatrix is taking place today, September 6th, scheduled for epoch 144896 on the Beacon Chain. Here’s everything you need to know about it. TLDR: The Merge… Read More »

Bank of Russia to Greenlight Cross-Border Payments With Crypto (Report)

In a rather swift departure from its prewar crypto stance, the Bank of Russia is weighing in on the possibility of legalizing crypto for facilitating cross-border payments in the near future. As local news agency TASS reported, the country’s central bank and the Ministry of Finance have agreed that “it is impossible to do without… Read More »

Bitcoin Flat Around $20K as Volume and Volatility Plunge (Market Watch)

After bitcoin lost the coveted $20,000 mark during the weekend, the asset has remained stuck below it, while the trading volume is missing. Most altcoins are also quite stagnant on a daily scale. Chainlink is among the few notable performers, with a 5% increase. Bitcoin Stalls Below $20K Bitcoin attempted to recover some ground on… Read More »