Proof-of-Stake L1 Blockchain Token Aptos Climbs Close to 20% Higher in 24 Hours – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Five days ago, the Aptos blockchain went live after the project received an influx of capital from venture capital (VC) firms and crypto exchanges like a16z, Binance, and FTX. During the past 24 hours, aptos (APT) is up more than 19% against the U.S. dollar and up 11.1% against bitcoin’s value. The VC-backed blockchain token has managed to situate itself within the top 60 largest crypto market capitalizations in existence. Aptos Market Cap Climbs Over $1 Billion, APT Transactions per Second Increases From 4 to 16 A new token has…

Binance and Paxos-Backed Stablecoin BUSD’s Market Cap Climbs 22% in 2 Months – Altcoins Bitcoin News

In mid-August, or 68 days ago, the market capitalization of the stablecoin BUSD was approximately $17.7 billion and since then, its grown 22.88% higher to today’s $21.78 billion. BUSD’s growth comes at a time when the market valuations of the top two stablecoins tether and usd coin have shed some excess weight. While Tether and Usd Coin Have Shed Billions, BUSD Climbs 22% Higher in Just Over 2 Months Before the Terra stablecoin implosion, in mid-April 2022, the dollar-pegged economy looked a whole lot different than it does today. For…

Ripple and Peersyst Devs Push XRP Toward Ethereum Compatibility With First Phase of an EVM Sidechain – Altcoins Bitcoin News

According to an announcement from Ripple’s core development team Ripplex, developers have introduced the first step toward Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) compatibility with the XRP-based sidechain XRPL. The XRPL is now live on Devnet and developers can “assess available technologies,” alongside deploying “existing Solidity apps on the EVM sidechain.” Ripple Core Developers and Peersyst Reveal First Phase of the EVM Sidechain XRPL On Monday, October 17, Ripplex announced the introduction of the XRP-based and EVM-compatible side chain XRPL. The distributed ledger project XRP is the sixth largest crypto project by…

While Its Lost 94% in Value Since the Collapse, Terra’s Fractured Ecosystem Is Still Worth $2.5 Billion – Altcoins Bitcoin News

It’s been five months since the Terra ecosystem collapsed as tens of billions of dollars in value disappeared from the crypto economy in a matter of days after May 7. Terra’s new Phoenix blockchain managed to restart the ecosystem to some degree and since the end of June, Terra’s total value locked (TVL) in decentralized finance (defi) has increased from $350,174 to today’s $41.55 million. A Look at Terra’s Blockchain Ecosystem Over the Last 5 Months Since the Collapse The Terra ecosystem fallout was a dark day for the crypto…

Ethereum’s Average Gas Fee Jumps More Than 80% Higher Nearing $5 per Transfer – Altcoins Bitcoin News

26 days ago, Ethereum transitioned from a proof-of-work (PoW) network to a proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain and after the change, the network’s fees remained low. This week, however, Ethereum’s gas fees have increased as data from October 10 shows the average fee tapped a high of $4.75 per transaction. Ethereum’s Average Gas Fees Jump Over 80% in 3 Days Ethereum’s gas fees have ticked upwards, jumping 84% higher from $2.58 per transaction on October 8, to $4.75 per transfer on October 10. Ethereum fees have not breached $4 since August 11,…

Fresh off $46m Fund Raise, N3TWORK Studios Unveils Web3 RPG Legendary: Heroes Unchained | News

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct 5, 2022– Fresh off the announcement of a $46M funding round, Web3 games company N3TWORK Studios has unveiled RPG hero collector Legendary: Heroes Unchained (LHU). Composed of a team of industry veterans who’ve made games at EA, Double Fine, Disney, Marvel, Zynga, Activision and more, N3TWORK Studios is bringing their expertise in making deep, social, hero collecting games to the blockchain. This new entry into the smash hit Legendary universe will take familiar heroes and gorgeous art from the world of Korelis and use it to redefine…

Stablecoin Economy Growth Stagnates for 73 Days, USDC Market Cap Slides 5% Lower – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Since the Terra stablecoin fiasco in May, the top stablecoins by market capitalization dropped 10.66% from ​​$171.37 billion to today’s $153.09 billion. During the last two months, the top stablecoins by market capitalization have seen little growth remaining at $153 billion since mid-July. For More Than 2 Months Stablecoin Market Caps Stagnate Seeing Little Growth Following the significant climb since mid-2020, the stablecoin economy has seen growth slow during the last few months. In mid-April 2022, the stablecoin economy neared the $200 billion range for the first time in history,…

Team Behind Ethereum’s PoW Fork Aims to Launch Network 24 Hours After The Merge – Altcoins Bitcoin News

While The Merge is expected to take place in less than two days, the Ethereum proof-of-work (PoW) fork is scheduled to go live 24 hours after the transition, according to ETHW developers. On August 8, 2022, ETHW exchanged hands for $141 per unit and today the crypto asset is down 73% lower in USD value. ETHW Mainnet to Launch 24 Hours After The Merge After Ethereum’s Merge takes place and the blockchain transitions to proof-of-stake (PoS), a new forked token will be born called Ethereumpow (ETHW). On September 12, 2022,…

In 2 Months the Top Smart Contract Tokens Gained 44% Against the Greenback Ahead of Ethereum’s Merge – Altcoins Bitcoin News

With The Merge coming next week and Cardano’s Vasil hard fork commencing soon after, the market capitalization of the top smart contract tokens by valuation increased 1.19% during the past 24 hours to $316 billion on September 11, 2022. Moreover, the market capitalization of the top smart contract crypto assets today has increased 44.35% against the U.S. dollar since the end of June. Top Smart Contracts Tokens by Market Capitalization Gain More Than 44% in 80 Days The top smart contract tokens by market capitalization have increased a great deal…