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Coin Race: Top Winners/Losers of July; Bitcoin, ETH Jump, DOGE Drops

Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, July ended up being a green month. Despite the drops and sideways trading, the second half of the month did see an increase in crypto markets which pulled the month up into the green zone. This comes after the crypto markets had ended June in red, without a single winner among the top ten coins by market capitalization to talk about, and… Read more →

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Breaks the 2nd-Longest Drop Streak

After four consecutive drops, Bitcoin (BTC) mining difficultly increased on July 31, cutting into the growing profit margins of BTC miners. (Updated on July 31, 05:54 UTC with the adjustment results and market data.) Bitcoin mining difficulty, or the measure of how hard it is to compete for mining rewards, went up by 6%. Read more →

Japan’s Crypto Titans Post High Crypto Biz Profits, Pivot Towards Altcoins

Two of Japan’s biggest crypto players – the financial giants the SBI and Monex groups – have posted high crypto profits in their second-quarter reports. Both firms have a range of diverse crypto interests, both at home and abroad. SBI operates two domestic crypto exchanges: SBI VC Trade and the TaoTao platforms, in addition to an international mining arm named… Read more →

CertiK Gives Thumbs Up on Hi Dollar’s Smart Contracts as Project Gears up for Launch

Disclaimer: The Industry Talk section features insights by crypto industry players and is not a part of the editorial content of Not-for-profit financial services platform hi has announced the successful smart contract audit of its hi Dollar (HI) membership token. Completed by the leading blockchain verification platform CertiK, the audit ensures the contract is hacker-resistant… Read more →

Regulators Take Notice as Bragging Crypto Derivatives Traders Get Caught

Bragging crypto derivatives traders might have made things even worse for them and trading platforms, as politicians and regulators just got another incentive to crack down on this market even stronger. US-based crypto intelligence firm Inca Digital, which collaborates with the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission, confirmed an open secret that, despite restrictions,… Read more →