Bitcoin battles for weekly close above $42K as LFG buys 4,130 more BTC

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) prepared for its lowest weekly close of the month so far on April 10 after a week of disappointing losses. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Trader: BTC “giving people a second chance” Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD circling $42,700 Sunday with a matter of hours to go […]

Here’s what’s happening in Web3 across Africa

[ad_1] Whatever you prefer to call it — crypto, blockchain or Web3 — this new segment of the digital economy is booming across Africa. If you’ve been sleeping on the sector, now’s a good time to wake up. Why? Well for one, according to analytics firm Chainalysis, Africa’s crypto market increased in value by more […]

Monero defies crypto market slump with 10% XMR price rally — what’s next?

[ad_1] Privacy-focused cryptocurrency Monero (XMR) rallied by nearly 9.5% in the past week compared with the crypto market’s decline of 8.5% in the same period. What’s more, the XMR/USD pair has broken above a strong, multi-month resistance trendline, hinting at more upside ahead. XMR price action  XMR’s price was down by a modest 0.87% on […]

Inside the blockchain developers’ mind: Building truly free-to-use DApps

[ad_1] Cointelegraph is following the development of an entirely new blockchain from inception to mainnet and beyond through its series, Inside the Blockchain Developer’s Mind, written by Andrew Levine of Koinos Group. In my previous article, I explained from first principles what was needed to build a truly free-to-use social decentralized application (DApp) and how […]