Crowdsale BitTorrent brought 7.2 million in 18 minutes

1 Year ago / News / Daily crypto digest

Main cryptocurrency news on the 30th of January

Main news: 

  • Crowdsale BitTorrent brought $ 7.2 million, ending in less than 18 minutes amid technical problems

Business and Finance

  • Litecoin creator Charlie Lee: this year Litecoin will support confidential transactions
  • Nvidia lowered earnings forecast due to falling demand for mining video cards
  • Waves grows against the launch of updated smart contracts in the Microsoft Azure cloud
  • Developer Monero: cryptocurrency regulation will be tightened
  • The first video is uploaded to the Bitcoin SV blockchain

 Law and Legislation

  • Chainalysis: two groups of hackers stole $ 1 billion cryptocurrency
  • Iran will ban bitcoin payments at the legislative level
  • Elementus analysts: attackers withdrew 1675 ETH from Cryptopia


  • Saudi Arabia and the UAE launched the digital currency Aber