Crypto News

STRK Tokens Claimed Hit 420M in a Day as On-Chain Metrics Soar

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More than 490,000 individual wallets claimed 420 million starknet (STRK) tokens in the 24 hours after the highly anticipated airdrop went live, with the token's market cap remaining above $1.2 billion.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 08:09:16
Creator: Oliver Knight
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Is the DOE Crypto Mining Data Request an Opportunity for Energy Innovation or for Political Opportunists?

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Published Date: 2024-02-21 07:34:46
Creator: Tom Mapes
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As Crypto 'Points' Farming Grows, So Does Risk of Vague Promises

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Liquid restaking protocols based on EigenLayer are offering "point" incentives attached to the vague prospect of future airdrops, but the trend carries risks.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 07:29:00
Creator: Sam Kessler
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First Mover Americas: VanEck’s ETF Volume Surges, Fairshake Raises Another $5M

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The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for Feb. 21, 2024. First Mover is CoinDesk’s daily newsletter that contextualizes the latest actions in the crypto markets.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 05:40:22
Creator: Lyllah Ledesma, Omkar Godbole
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Hong Kong Doubles Down on Stablecoin, OTC Rules Promise

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Public consultations on stablecoins and over-the-counter trading are already in progress.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 04:43:01
Creator: Camomile Shumba
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Turkey’s Upcoming Crypto Rules Will Protect Users While Fostering Innovation, Lawmaker Says

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Ömer İleri, who oversees Information and Communication Technologies for Turkey’s ruling party, met with representatives of the crypto sector to discuss upcoming regulations.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 04:29:14
Creator: CoinDesk Staff
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Restaking Protocol Kelp DAO Brings Liquidity to EigenLayer Points

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Kelp DAO's newly announced kelp earned points (KEP) token brings liquidity to EigenLayer Points.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 04:21:56
Creator: Omkar Godbole
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VanEck's Bitcoin ETF Records 2,200% Volume Surge in a Day

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A sudden trading volume on VanEck’s HODL product seemed “retail armyish,” one analyst said.

Published Date: 2024-02-21 00:05:16
Creator: Shaurya Malwa
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Crypto Super PAC Fairshake Raises $4.9M From Winklevoss Twins: Report

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Fairshake, a super political action committee (PAC), has now received funding of a total of $4.9 million from billionaire twins Cameron Winklevoss and Tyler Winklevoss, Bloomberg reported.

Published Date: 2024-02-20 22:59:00
Creator: Amitoj Singh
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Starknet’s STRK Drops 53% Amid Token Issuance Criticism

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The tokens started trading at around $5 apiece, exchange data shows, but fell ahead of significant token unlocks planned in the months ahead.

Published Date: 2024-02-20 22:46:44
Creator: Shaurya Malwa
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