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Looking back at the rise of Dogecoin & its current investors

14 Aug 2021 4 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

If the idea of cryptos is too outlandish for you, wait till you hear about the meme cryptocurrency which has achieved a cult status Not that cryptocurrencies are usually in the spotlight, this week was especially an interesting one for digital assets...

Ethereum’s ‘London hard fork’ lifts the Crypto market

6 Aug 2021 2 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

The second-largest crypto platform has provided the much-needed lift to the broader market with the upgrade   Ethereum developers team has been pursuing a more scalable, low fee, less-energy intensive, and deflationary smart contract platform for qui...

Bitcoin is trying to come out of the recent decline

30 Jul 2021 3 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

Recent data suggests that 75% of the absolute price gains & losses in Bitcoin since 2020 occurred in just 25% of the days Ever wondered why there is so much talk around Bitcoin & crypto prices going up or down? That’s because most of the time, these...

An Overview of the DeFi Landscape in Q2 2021

16 Jul 2021 3 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

Although the second quarter saw a broad continuation of the momentum, things slowed down in June   Doesn’t feel like it was only a year ago that the nascent decentralized finance started to make waves in the digital assets space. Compound is one of t...

BTC, ETH & Stablecoins have an overwhelming influence over the crypto ecosystem

13 Jul 2021 3 minute read 1 comment fklivestolearn

Digital assets are shaping up to be a diverse asset class with varying use cases — which is driving its growth Figure 1 Despite the current slump in crypto prices, the nascent digital assets class has come a long way in the year or so. A diversified...

Whales may be restocking Bitcoin as crypto activity stabilizes

6 Jul 2021 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

Although regulatory pressure might have eventual consequences on long-term demand, short term activity seems to be picking up Figure 1 Both Bitcoin and Ethereum saw their lowest prices in recent weeks on June 22 — with the former posting a low o...

WBTC is the biggest enabler of Bitcoin in DeFi

30 Jun 2021 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

With seamless interoperability still a pipe dream, WBTC delivers the power of Bitcoin with the flexibility of an ERC20 token Decentralized Finance has been on an exponential trajectory since the latter half of 2020. The impressive gains seen in the...

Recent Crypto market turbulence may be settling down

17 Jun 2021 3 minute read 2 comments fklivestolearn

Lower exchange activity may be aligning with the market trying to find a new level, apparent from the price action in BTC & ETH The weeks-old bearish trend seems to be taking a pause in Bitcoin and the associated cryptos, the sideways consolidation i...

Top 25 Countries for Bitcoin gains in 2020

9 Jun 2021 2 minute read 0 comments fklivestolearn

This geographic analysis lists the jurisdictions which walked away with the biggest gains from Bitcoin investing Well, that didn’t take long — El Salvador has become the first country to accept Bitcoin as legal tender after a supermajority approved i...

Sweden’s e-krona moves out from experimentation to testing phase

8 Jun 2021 2 minute read 12 comments fklivestolearn

Nordic nation’s central bank plans to test its CBDC with the country’s largest commercial bank, Handelsbanken No doubt many of the smaller nations are much more receptive to the idea of issuing digital currencies since they don’t have major political...