Bitcoin is the first successful internet money based on peer-to-peer technology; whereby no central bank or authority is involved in the transaction and production of the Bitcoin currency. It was created by an anonymous individual/group under the name, Satoshi Nakamoto. The source code is available publicly as an open source project, anybody can look at it and be part of the developmental process.
After a peak in the early hours of the morning, Bitcoin the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world. It is a decentralized digital currency that enables users to make trustless peer-to-peer transactions. and major altcoins fall this August 17. The exception of the day comes from EOS, cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. that rose more than 16% in the last 24 hours.
- BTC drops below USD $24,000 this August 17
- Top altcoins also score down at this hour
- The surprise of the day was EOS, which rose 16%.
We open our customary report by reviewing the evolution seen in the price of Bitcoin (BTC), which by noon on August 17 is down and is trading at around USD $23.437 per unit, representing a loss of 1.7% in the last 24 hours.
According to the data published in our section CryptoMarkets DailyBitcoin y CoinMarketCap The price hovered around the USD $24,000 mark during the day, but shortly after midnight on August 17 there was a spike that led to a peak of USD $24,407. It is from that point that the drop seen in the price of the digital digital technologies are these electronic tools that have the ability to generate, store or even process data. currency currency is a medium of exchange that defines value. took place, which took Bitcoin below the aforementioned mark and left it around the previously mentioned values.
Major altcoins are also going down
Similar to what happened with the price of Bitcoin, most of the major altcoins also reacted in a similar way for the day on August 17.
Along the same route go coins such asEthereum a decentralized open-source blockchain with smart contracts functionality. (ETH), BNB, Cardano (ADA), Solana (SOL), Dogecoin (DOGE), Polkadot (DOT), Shiba Inu (SHIB), Avalanche (AVAX) and many others, which recorded falls of between 2% and 5% at the time of publication.
However, the pleasant surprise for this August 17 comes from the hands of EOS, digital currency associated with the network a network refers to all nodes in the operation of a blockchain at any given moment in time. of the same name, which in the last 24 hours increased by 16% and is quoted at this hour at about USD $1.54 per unit. These fluctuations are apparently associated with a ruling issued by the Southern District of New York, which released from responsibility to Block.one, company behind the project, from a class action lawsuit by a group of investors .
The most important news this August 17
Below, we share with readers some of the most read news in the last 24 hours:
- EU banks with Bitcoin exposure could face tough new requirements
- Alphabet, Google’s parent company, increases its investment in crypto firms
- FED asks banks interested in trading cryptocurrencies to notify their board of directors in advance
- Colombia: New DIAN director confirms plans to create digital currency
- Coinbase is an American company that operates a cryptocurrency exchange platform. to pause ETH deposits and withdrawals during The Merge update
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