The week of 09/12 In short – Bitcoin and cryptocurrency news is constantly boiling. It can happen that crucial information gets lost in the daily flow of information and that important points are missed. This format is there to remedy. Let’s go back tonews of last week‘Crypto Weekly to keep you informed about the current situation of cryptocurrencies.
Cryptocurrency News in Brief
▶ Coinbase’s insider trading case is over. Therefore, Ishan Wahi pleaded guilty to fraud and insider trading.
▶ The merger was officially activated on Ethereum. On Thursday 15 September, at 8:43 the Ethereum network finalized its transition from Proof of Work to Proof of Stake. A historic event that ignited the community.
▶ The Terra Labs boss is in turmoil. Therefore, South Korea issued a arrest warrant against Do Kwon, the co-founder of Terra Labs. This mandate follows the collapse of the Terra Luna ecosystem.
▶ Starbucks launches body and soul in Web3. The company, in fact, has announced that it is studying the use cases of the blockchain, in particular for the creation of a loyalty model.
▶ Solana and NFT, a great love story. On September 7, the channel set a record with more than 300,000 NFT minted in 24 hours.
▶ This week, Sami and Benoît had the pleasure of hosting Damir from Massa Network.
The 5 metrics of the week
➤ $ 2.5 millionthis is the amount in BTC which was distributed by mistake through the trading platform CoinBerry. Two years after the fact, it is suing users who have not returned the funds.
➤ 36ETand the amount spent by a user to create the first Ethereum NFT in Proof of Stake. A historic NFT, which will have cost the modest sum of $ 55,000.
➤ 64%it is the quota of validators operated by 5 staking pools. A centralization around some actors, which could prove harmful to the network.
➤ $ 500,000is the amount from the DAO Maker hack which was sent to Tornado Cash. So, a little over a month after the facts, the hacker begins to recycle the fruit of his theft.
➤ 310 TH / sit concerns new Ethereum Classic network hashrate ATH. In fact, after the abandonment of Proof of Work on Ethereum (ETH), many miners have migrated to the ETC network.
Tweet of the week
The tweet of the week goes to Vitalik Buterin and the announcement of the successful rollout of The Merge.
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