Solana Suffers Network Instability During Brutal Week for Crypto

Solana Suffers Network Instability During Brutal Week for Crypto

(Bloomberg) — Solana, one of the largest blockchain networks, was hit by instability during a turbulent week for cryptocurrencies. The issue experienced by validators that use their computing power to help verify the network was caused by excessive duplicate transactions, according to a notice on the Solana website dated Jan. 22. Engineers have released version 1.8.14, … Read more

Bitcoin price news live: Crypto set for ‘interesting week’ as major test approaches

Bitcoin price news live: Crypto set for ‘interesting week’ as major test approaches

Bitcoin remains stubbornly immobile at the start of the week, though some crypto analysts believe it is approaching a moment of reckoning. The cryptocurrency shifted in price by less than 1 per cent over the weekend, remaining above the key $40,000 level but failing to see any significant momentum towards recovering the losses it suffered … Read more

Bitcoin, Crypto And NFTs Are Braced For A Big Week As Extreme Price Swings Hit Ethereum, BNB, Solana, Cardano And XRP

Bitcoin, Crypto And NFTs Are Braced For A Big Week As Extreme Price Swings Hit Ethereum, BNB, Solana, Cardano And XRP

Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and NFTs have had a mixed beginning to 2022, with the bitcoin price recording one of its worst-ever starts to a new year. Subscribe now to Forbes’ CryptoAsset & Blockchain Advisor and discover hot new NFT and crypto blockbusters poised for 1,000% gains However, the non-fungible token (NFT) market has gone from strength … Read more

Bitcoin The Most Popular Crypto Coin On Twitter This Week, Ethereum Second

Bitcoin The Most Popular Crypto Coin On Twitter This Week, Ethereum Second

Bitcoin (BTC) was mentioned over 2 million times on Twitter this week, CryptoRank Platform, a crypto market data aggregation and analytics platform cited data of LunarCrush. Ethereum (ETH), which was mentioned over 596,235 times on Twitter, stood at the second position in terms of its mention on Twitter.  The price of Bitcoin was up by … Read more

bitcoin price: Crypto Week at a Glance: Crypto market in consolidation as Bitcoin reaches 90% milestone

bitcoin price: Crypto Week at a Glance: Crypto market in consolidation as Bitcoin reaches 90% milestone

By Analytics Team, Giottus Cryptocurrency Exchange As Bitcoin struggles to get past $50,000, the community celebrated the milestone of 90 per cent of Bitcoin’s total supply being mined this week. It has taken just 12 years to mine the first 90 per cent while the remaining 10 per cent will be mined slowly over the … Read more

What Is Eth/Btc Pair And Why Did It Rise Amid Crypto Crash Last Week?

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Even as Bitcoin crashed last week pulling the crypto market lower, the ether-bitcoin (ETH/BTC) ratio rose by nearly 13 percent hitting an over three-year high. This was seen as an anomaly as traditionally the pair has only rallied during bull runs.A trading pair, like ETH/BTC, is a function that represents two currencies that can be … Read more

Crypto: Crypto Week at a glance: Excellent buy opportunity, Metaverse is the next big phenomenon

Crypto: Crypto Week at a glance: Excellent buy opportunity, Metaverse is the next big phenomenon

November was the month of the Metaverse as the social media giant ‘Facebook’ decided to change its name to ‘Meta’, indicating its dedication towards the Metaverse space. But what is “Metaverse”? Well, Metaverse is the hypothesized next iteration of the internet, supporting decentralized, persistent online 3D virtual environments. It is a virtual world that is … Read more

To the moon? Terra’s luna crypto coin has shot up almost 80% in a week, vaulting past shiba inu and avalanche | Currency News | Financial and Business News

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The name “luna” echoes crypto fans’ cry of “to the moon.”Albert Garnelis/Getty Images Terra’s luna cryptocurrency has gained around 80% in a week, making it bigger than either shiba inu or avalanche. A network upgrade and upcoming changes to how users report their tax liabilities have driven the surge. JPMorgan’s Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou said recently terra’s … Read more

S.Africa’s COVID-19 cases could triple this week, expert says

S.Africa's COVID-19 cases could triple this week, expert says

New COVID-19 variant detected in southern AfricaExperts say likely it’s more contagiousPrompts global alarm, travel restrictionsS.Africa braces for more cases, pressure on hospitalsVaccines likely to still offer good protectionJOHANNESBURG, Nov 29 (Reuters) – South Africa’s daily COVID-19 infection rate could triple to more than 10,000 by the end of this week as the new Omicron … Read more

Covid tracers in Omicron case seek contacts from more than week ago | Coronavirus

Officials investigating one of the first cases in the UK of the Omicron coronavirus variant are searching for potential contacts as far back as nine days ago, raising questions over how long the new variant has been in the country.Essex county council said targeted testing was focused on customers, staff and delivery drivers at a … Read more

Wall St Week Ahead COVID-19 fears reappear as a threat to market

Wall St Week Ahead COVID-19 fears reappear as a threat to market

The floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen after the close of trading in New York, U.S., March 18, 2020. REUTERS/Lucas JacksonRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterNEW YORK, Nov 26 (Reuters) – COVID-19 has resurfaced as a worry for investors and a potential driver of big market moves after a new variant triggered alarm, long after the … Read more

Seeing red? FUD that! Here’s what you should have bought instead of Bitcoin last week

Seeing red? FUD that! Here's what you should have bought instead of Bitcoin last week

We’ve argued many times in the past that the correlation between Bitcoin’s price and the market capitalization of hundreds of altcoins makes very little sense.Whether you buy into the idea that Bitcoin is digital gold, or a payment mechanism, or both, it doesn’t have a whole lot in common with Ethereum, Shiba Inu, or FTX’s … Read more

Surging Over 70,000% in One Week, New Crypto Craze!

Surging Over 70,000% in One Week, New Crypto Craze!

Investors are eyeing on the recent trending crypto craze from KoKoSwapcryptocurrencyKoKoSwapcryptocurrency is thriving in the cryptocurrency market recently while surging more than 70,000% in one week. This cryptocurrency price is another breakthrough just like the Squid Game cryptocurrency. Investors are instigated to invest a lot of money in this KoKoSwapcryptocurrency due to this trending crypto … Read more

Border zone COVID-19 testing could cost workers hundreds of dollars each week

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Thousands of people living in the Queensland-New South Wales border zone fear they will have to pay hundreds of dollars a fortnight just to commute to work once the border reopens.Key points:The Queensland roadmap states that from December 17 people crossing the border will require a negative test in the previous 72 hoursIt’s unclear if a special … Read more

Gala crypto price: Coin surges in record week with experts bullish it will hit $1

Gala crypto price: Coin surges in record week with experts bullish it will hit $1

Crypto investors are getting hyped about a new and largely unheard of coin which is taking the market by a storm.GALA is getting the attention of cryptocurrency watchers as its price reached a new all-time high on early Thursday morning.The rising price is being cheered by investors who welcome the growing industry of decentralised games, … Read more

Australia news updates live: ACT Covid restrictions to ease Friday; masks to come off in Queensland this week; NSW students to sit HSC exams | Australia news

I have been working closely with colleagues in New South Wales, ACT and Victoria over the last few weeks to prepare for exactly the issues that have been faced and that is a rapidly moving space, in terms of how rapid antigen tests can be used in those circumstances, what is the minimum amount of … Read more

Crypto Week at a Glance: Where’s Bitcoin, Ethereum and altcoins headed now?

Crypto Week at a Glance: Where's Bitcoin, Ethereum and altcoins headed now?

BitcoinBTC currently trades around the $61,000 mark. The asset witnessed a slight correction after it hit its new all-time high of $66,999 last week when some profit booking was seen. BTC has a market capitalization of $1.1 trillion, and a dominance of 46 per cent. Between ETF approval, ETF launch and now new all-time highs, … Read more

14,616 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 348K Vaccinations in the Past Week – NBC Chicago

14,616 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 348K Vaccinations in the Past Week – NBC Chicago

Illinois health officials on Friday reported 14,616 new COVID-19 cases in the past week, along with 183 additional deaths and over 348,196 new vaccine doses administered. In all, 1,695,524 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the state since the pandemic began, according to the latest data from the Illinois Department of Public Health. The … Read more

Covid-19: Two cases in Christchurch, one may have been infectious in city for a week

Covid-19: Two cases in Christchurch, one may have been infectious in city for a week

STACY SQUIRES/StuffThe two cases in Christchurch are from the same household.Two Covid-19 cases have been discovered in Christchurch, including one who could have been infectious in the community for up to a week, Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says. The Ministry of Health said it became aware of the two positive cases from the same … Read more

COVID-19 live updates: Victoria set to ease more COVID restrictions this week

COVID-19 live updates: Victoria set to ease more COVID restrictions this week

NSW: Schools are back, but not all teachers areABC NewsSchools across New South Wales are welcoming back the remainder of students to classrooms today after four months of at-home learning due to COVID-19 related lockdowns.Students in years 2 to 11 are returning to face-to-face learning, after kindergarten and years 1 and 12 students made their return last … Read more

15,131 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 209K Vaccinations in the Past Week – NBC Chicago

15,131 New COVID Cases, 183 Deaths, 209K Vaccinations in the Past Week – NBC Chicago

Illinois health officials on Friday reported 15,131 new COVID-19 cases in the past week, along with 183 additional deaths and over 209,651 new vaccine doses administered. In all, 1,680,908 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the state since the pandemic began, according to the latest data from the Illinois Department of Public Health. The … Read more

WHO warns of rise in Covid cases across Europe for third consecutive week as restrictions are eased

WHO warns of rise in Covid cases across Europe for third consecutive week as restrictions are eased

A Covid patient breathes oxygen through a mask at the sub-intensive care unit of the Casalpalocco hospital, south of Rome, on October 13, 2021.Alberto Pizzoli | AFP | Getty ImagesCovid cases in Europe have increased for the third consecutive week, World Health Organization officials said at a briefing Wednesday, urging caution as temperatures fall and … Read more

N.B. pastor jailed for a week as judge considers COVID-19 contempt charge – New Brunswick

N.B. pastor jailed for a week as judge considers COVID-19 contempt charge - New Brunswick

A New Brunswick pastor is in custody after a court hearing Friday over his alleged breaches of COVID-19 public health rules was adjourned until next week. The Crown has alleged Philip James Hutchings, the pastor of His Tabernacle Family Church in Saint John, is in contempt of court for not abiding by a consent … Read more

Arizona Cardinals receive three positive COVID-19 tests this week, source says

Arizona Cardinals receive three positive COVID-19 tests this week, source says

TEMPE, Ariz. — The Arizona Cardinals have had three positive COVID-19 tests this week, a source told ESPN NFL insider Dan Graziano on Thursday, putting the team one positive test away from going into intensive protocols.That would mean more testing for several players and personnel.Cardinals linebacker Chandler Jones was put on the reserve/COVID-19 list Tuesday … Read more

Number of Covid outbreaks in schools reduced last week

Number of Covid outbreaks in schools reduced last week

The number of outbreaks of Covid-19 in schools reduced significantly last week, compared with the previous week, new figures show. There were 49 new outbreaks reported in schools in the week to last Saturday, 25 September, compared with 90 outbreaks the previous week. The 49 outbreaks in schools led to 304 confirmed linked cases, the … Read more