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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Dumps to $21.9K; ETH 2.0 Affected Ether

After the past week’s record bitcoin volume for 2020, the price dipped on lower volume. Meanwhile, November’s dip in ether assets locked in DeFi can at least partially be attributed to the Ethereum network’s ambitious 2.0 upgrade. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $22,843 as of 21:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Slipping 5.3% over the previous 24 […]Read More

Blockchain

Bitcoin.org Briefly Shut Down by DDoS Attack; Bitcoin Not Affected

The website is home to Bitcoin Core, the most popular software version of bitcoin’s code. To be clear: Bitcoin’s blockchain itself was not attacked, only the website hosting one copy of its open-source code. While the site was inaccessible, Bitcoiners disseminated the software to newcomers wanting to download the code via a torrenting service, an […]Read More