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Daily Crypto Report is a daily briefing of global cryptocurrency news for discerning enthusiasts and investors. DCR covers market-leading prices as well as policy, governance, and technology related to blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The information presented should be considered developing news, and not investment advice.

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Daily Crypto Report is a daily briefing of global cryptocurrency news for discerning enthusiasts and investors. DCR covers market-leading prices as well as policy, governance, and technology related to blockchain and cryptocurrencies. The information presented should be considered developing news, and not investment advice.

    "Hacker bail, shuttered funds, new hacks" August 3rd, 2020

    "Hacker bail, shuttered funds, new hacks" August 3rd, 2020

    Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency news


    Bitcoin is up 2% at $11,212
    Ethereum is up 8% at $388
    and XRP is up 10% at 30 cents


    Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
    HedgeTrade up 20%
    and Ren up 20%


    The 17-year old Twitter hacker apparently owns $3 million+ in Bitcoin.


    Crypto hedge fund Neural Capital has shuttered .


    Spanish crypto payments app and card issuer 2Gether was hacked friday.

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    "Bitcoin tests 12k" August 2, 2020

    "Bitcoin tests 12k" August 2, 2020

    Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency news


    Bitcoin is down 4% at $11,160
    Ethereum is up 2.5% at $366
    and XRP is up 5% at 28 cents


    Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
    Hedge Trade up 37%
    and bluezelle up 30%


    Bitcoin tested 12k yesterday and saw 12% drop in 6 minutes as it met a wall of futures positions


    Decentralized exchange volumes rose to 4.3 billion in July.


    Coinbase launched a 2% rewards program on DAI stablecoin accounts.


    The number of Robinhood users holding Kodak jumped 1200% on government loan.


    Japanese brave browser users are on the deck to receive BAT tokens as rewards for web browsing.
    Links:
    Coinbase Now Offers 2% Rewards on Dai Stablecoin Accounts - CoinDeskThe number of Robinhood users holding Kodak stocks soars after Trump admin announces $765M loan - The BlockBrave browser's Japanese users will soon be able to receive BAT token - The BlockDecentralized exchange volumes surged to $4.3 billion in July, breaking monthly record - The BlockBitcoin and Ethereum crash by more than 12% in 6 minutes as more than $1B of positions gets liquidated - The Block

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    "Twitter Hacker charged, Putin to prohibit crypto payments" August 1, 2020

    "Twitter Hacker charged, Putin to prohibit crypto payments" August 1, 2020

    Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency headlines


    Bitcoin is up 2.5% at $11,532
    Ethereum is up 2% at $353
    and XRP is up 7% at 26 cents


    Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
    Melon Protocol up 15%


    Putin has signed a bill that will prohibit the use of cryptocurrencies as a means of payment in Russia.


    17-year old charged in Twitter hack.


    Longfin Corp to pay 223 million to investors over the company's 2017 IPO.
    Links:
    An update on our security incidentPutin signs bill that will prohibit the use of cryptocurrencies for payment starting next year - The Block17-year-old Florida resident charged in connection with Twitter hack and bitcoin giveaway scam - The BlockIn Re Longfin Corp. Securities Class Action Litigation, Docket No. 1:18-cv-02933 (S.D.N.Y. Apr 03, 2018), Court Docket

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    "Bitcoin up 53% in 2020" July 31, 2020

    "Bitcoin up 53% in 2020" July 31, 2020

    Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency headlines


    Bitcoin is up 1.5% at $11,203
    Ethereum is up 8% at $343
    and XRP is up 1% at 25 cents


    Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
    Bancor up 20%


    Ripple paid 15 million in XRP incentives to MoneyGram in the second quarter of 2020.


    David Schweikert, congressman from Arizona has been ordered to pay 50k in fines for violating ethics standards.


    The SEC is getting ready to take a closer look at Binance coin and other coins related to Binance’s blockchain.


    The US dollar has reached its lowest since May of 2018.
    Links:
    Ripple paid $15.1 million in XRP incentives to MoneyGram in Q2 2020 - The BlockEthics Committee reprimands Schweikert for slew of violations - POLITICObeta.SAM.govDollar Falls to Lowest Level in Over 2 Years While Gold, Silver, Bitcoin Continue to Shine - CoinDesk

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    "US Marines not allowed to mine crypto on Government devices" July 30, 2020

    "US Marines not allowed to mine crypto on Government devices" July 30, 2020

    Today's blockchain and crypto news


    Bitcoin is down 1% at $11,026
    Ethereum is down 0.5% at $319
    and XRP is up 2% at 24 cents


    Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
    Aave up 25%
    and Travala. com up 18%


    Ledger updates from security breach


    Chinese authorities arrest all 27 "major suspects" of the PlusToken fraud.


    US Marines were notified this week that they are prohibited from using government issued mobile devices to mine cryptocurrency.

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    "Ledger Wallet Hacked"

    "Ledger Wallet Hacked"

    Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency news.


    Ledger Wallet Hacked


    Binance Australia Spins Up


    Japanese CBDC Will Happen
    Links:
    Data Breach at Crypto Wallet Firm Ledger Exposes User's Personal InfoBinance Opens Up ‘Full Fiat’ Australian ExchangeDigital Yen Now 'Top Priority' for Japan Central Bank, Says Senior Official - CoinDesk

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