Facebook acquired blockchain-startup Chainspace

1 Year ago / News / Daily crypto digest

Main cryptocurrency news on the 6th of February

Main news: 

  • Facebook acquired blockchain-startup Chainspace

Business and Finance

  • BitTorrent coin is trading almost ten times the price of a tokensil
  • Named the platform through which the trustee Mt.Gox sold bitcoins for 35 billion yen
  • Diar: trading volumes on crypto-bursts dropped to the level of 2017
  • Blockstream presented a tool to confirm the solvency of Bitcoin exchanges
  • Five cryptocurrency startups are listed in the Forbes Fintech 50 list
  • Litecoin creator Charlie Lee: “Bitcoin will reach $ 20,000 in three years”

Law and Legislation

  • A number of Ethereum services were under threat due to vulnerabilities in the JSONRPC protocol
  • Indian regulator fears the influence of cryptocurrency on the rupee


  • Cinema in Brazil began to accept Bitcoins
  • 6 banks joined the project of joint cryptocurrencies of the UAE and Saudi Arabia