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Firo / Zcoin cryptocurrency network was attacked by 51%

The developers of Firo, a cryptocurrency formerly known as Zcoin, today posted a notice of a 51% attack on their network. We are under 51% attack at the moment. We recommend not to make transactions during this time until the network returns to a normal state. We will post updates when we have them. Note this is not a coding error but a nature of PoW. $ XZC $ FIRO – Firo (formerly Zcoin)…
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Invested $ 13 thousand brought the trader $ 150 thousand for one deal

An unknown trader earned $ 150 thousand in cryptocurrency in one operation, having invested only $ 13 thousand.It happened yesterday, January 19, on the DeFi platform Saddle.finance immediately after its launch, writes RBC Crypto. The new service offers the possibility of exchange between synthetic bitcoins – derivatives, the rate of which is tied to the BTC rate. Saddle.finance added the…
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Will Ethereum's price rise further?

On the afternoon of January 19, the Ethereum rate renewed its all-time high, reaching $ 1440, after which the coin was near the $ 1400 level. The last wave of growth in the value of the cryptocurrency began on January 11 with a local minimum of about $ 900. Such a drawdown…
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Donald Trump did not include Ross Ulbricht in the list of pardoned persons

President Trump announced the pardon on the last full day of his presidential term. The list of those pardoned includes rapper Lil Wayne and Ken Carson, a former member of the Ripple board of directors and founder of the crypto publication Modern Consensus. Earlier, the media reported that Trump may pardon Ross Ulbricht, the founder of the now defunct marketplace on the Silk Road darknet, who is…
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Analysis of prices for BTC, ETH, XRP (01.20.21)

BTC / USD Hourly EMA55 served as a support level yesterday morning for buyers and tried to break through the orange resistance of 37300.00 USD. The daily maximum was set around 37875.00 USD, but the recovery failed. Over the past night, the pair rolled back slightly below…
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Chainalysis: Scammers use bitcoin less and less

Researchers from the Chainalysis company found that the share of the criminal use of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has significantly decreased in 2020. However, such tools are still very popular among criminals due to the fact that they can be used to send funds anonymously, the analysts said in a report. The share of the criminal use of cryptocurrency fell to 0.34% or to $ 10 billion…
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