Monat: Januar 2021

Number of active bitcoin addresses hits new high

The number of addresses on the network making daily transactions has increased to a new high since the start of January 2021, amid a rapid rise in the value of bitcoin. A report from the LongHash team (using data from CoinMetrics) says that after the VTC surpassed $37,000, network activity became record-breaking. For example, 1.34…

eToro stops Bitcoin margin trading with only four hours‘ notice

eToro informed users of the need to increase margin collateral by 100%; just four hours later, all non-compliant contracts were automatically shut down A Wall Street Journal article reveals that eToro’s European customers were given just four hours‘ notice before the platform’s margin trading services were shut down. On Jan. 8, in an email sent…

Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto exposed by spelling weakness?

Bitcoin inventor Satoshi Nakamoto exposed by misspelling? The guessing game about Satoshi Nakamoto goes into the next round in 2021. New impetus is provided by an analysis of the Bitcoin inventor’s writing habits. More than 12 years after the Bitcoin white paper was published, the identity of its author remains a mystery. Now the team…