This Week in Crypto: McAfee, Binance, BTC Airdrop & More!!

Jun 28, 2021

👨John Mcafee Dead👨

John Mcafee was found dead in his Spanish jail cell last week shortly after a Spanish court had approved his extradition to the United States

⚡Gemini’s Green Scheme⚡

Gemini will purchase carbon credits custody with the Climate Vault non-profit to offset Bitcoin’s carbon footprint

⛏Bitcoin Miners Move Out⛏

Kazakhstan seems to be the most convenient destination with one of Bitcoin’s largest mining pools plugging in there last week

😱Crypto Custodians Lose Crypto😱

Crypto custodian Fireblocks managed to lose the keys of an Ethereum wallet which contained over 70 million dollars in ETH. Founders of a South African crypto exchange also ran off with 3.6B in BTC

⛓Ethereum’s Upcoming Update⛓

Ethereum’s Ropsten testnet marks the first of four testnets that precede London, and assuming everything goes smoothly, we will see EIP 1559 go live at the end of August

💰El Salvador Bitcoin Airdrop💰

Adult citizens will need to download the government’s own Bitcoin wallet app and will also need to provide KYC in the form of a facial recognition scan to create a wallet address

📊Brazil Approves Bitcoin ETF, SEC Delays Bitcoin ETF📊

Brazil’s largest stock exchange has just listed its first Bitcoin ETF which had been approved in March. Meanwhile, the SEC has delayed another Bitcoin ETF decision

⚖UK Regulators Take Aim At Binance⚖

UK users can continue using the platform as normal and the ban is only in relation to Binance Markets Limited, which is Binance’s English incorporation

📉Bitcoin Dips…Twice📉

Bitcoin hit it’s lowest point just before the regular markets opened, and in that moment Microstrategy moved in to buy nearly 500 million dollars in BTC

📅Weekly Crypto Market Analysis📅

This week’s winners are Celo, Quant Network, again, Decred, Klaytn, and’s CRO token.


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