Santa Floki coin surges over 18,000% in 2 days after Elon Musk’s tweet

    A meme-coin named after tech billionaire Elon Muk’s dog surged more than 18,000% in value after the Tesla CEO posted a photo of his dog on Twitter. According to CoinMarketCap data, Santa Floki cryptocurrency – named in a Christmas-themed reference to Musk’s Shiba Inu canine, was up in total above 18,000% over the next 48…

    Shiba Inu surpasses Bitcoin and Dogecoin as the most viewed crypto in 2021

    Shiba Inu outperformed Bitcoin and Ethereum to become the most viewed cryptocurrency in 2021 on the CoinMarketCap crypto data aggregator, with 188 million views. Dogecoin was ranked in the 3rd position among the most viewed cryptocurrencies in 2021 with 107 million views, followed by Cardano and Ethereum with 86 million views and 81 million views,…

    Cryptocurrencies fall by 20% overnight, wiping out $550 billion of crypto market cap

    Bitcoin plunged along with other cryptocurrencies on Saturday, which is another indication of the risk aversion sweeping across financial markets. The biggest cryptocurrency was down about 18%, the largest one-day loss since September. Bitcoin was trading at $46,743 by 11:30 GMT on Yahoo Finance on Saturday, down 18% on the day. It was the largest…

    Omicron coin surged 1,100% over the weekend, lost 75% value overnight

    Over the weekend, a DeFi token with the same name as the new ‘Omicron’ Covid-19 variant surged 1,100%. OMIC hit an all-time high on Monday of $689, according to CoinGecko, but loses about 75% value overnight. The buzz over the latest Covid-19 variant, Omicron, is not over, but the euphoria over the token named after…

    Electronic Arts CEO says NFTs are ‘an important part of the future’ of gaming

    Game publisher Electronic Arts (EA) has told investors that collectible NFTs are “an important part of the future of our industry.” EA’s CEO sees promise for tracking in-game collectibles and “play-to-earn” schemes. During an earnings call this week, EA boss Andrew Wilson referred to NFTs and blockchain gaming as an “important part about the future…

    A crypto wallet with $5bn in Shiba Inu shows astronomical profits in one year

    In August 2020, an investor bought about $8,000 worth of Shiba Inu, a crypto wallet shows. Today, just over a year later, his coins worth is $ 5.7 billion, up more than 70,000,000%. However, it’s feared that the wallet is now inactive. A wallet containing 70,200,003,182,169 (70 trillion) Shiba has netted the collector a truly…