Bitcoin News Roundup for July 13, 2020

With BTC mining difficulty reaching a new record high, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back with your bitcoin news roundup!

Jul 13, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. UTC
Updated Sep 14, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. UTC

With BTC mining difficulty reaching a new record high, CoinDesk's Markets Daily is back with your bitcoin news roundup!

For early access before our regular noon Eastern time releases, subscribe with Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Pocketcasts, Google Podcasts, Castbox, Stitcher, RadioPublica or RSS.

This episode is sponsored by Bitstamp and Crypto.com.

Today's Bitcoin News:

The number of bitcoin addresses holding at least 10,000 coins has dropped to a 14-month low alongside an uptick in lower-value addresses. 

Two months after the network's halving event, it's harder than ever to mine bitcoin.

Noelle Acheson explains how the dogecoin rise exemplifies the creative destruction underway in markets, and what a potential Coinbase listing could mean for the development of crypto. 

For early access before our regular noon Eastern time releases, subscribe with Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Pocketcasts, Google Podcasts, Castbox, Stitcher, RadioPublica or RSS.

The Festival for the Decentralized World
Thursday - Sunday, June 9-12, 2022
Austin, Texas
Save a Seat Now

DISCLOSURE

Please note that our privacy policy, terms of use, cookies, and do not sell my personal information has been updated.

The leader in news and information on cryptocurrency, digital assets and the future of money, CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which invests in cryptocurrencies and blockchain startups. As part of their compensation, certain CoinDesk employees, including editorial employees, may receive exposure to DCG equity in the form of stock appreciation rights, which vest over a multi-year period. CoinDesk journalists are not allowed to purchase stock outright in DCG.

Trending

1
Crypto News Roundup for May 19, 2022

With bitcoin steadying below $30,000, and a look at the human costs of speculation, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

With bitcoin steadying below $30,000, and a look at the human costs of speculation, CoinDesk’s Markets Daily is back with the latest news roundup.

2
Magic Eden Tops OpenSea in Daily Trading Volume as Solana NFTs Heat Up

The Solana-based marketplace has seen far more transactions than its Ethereum counterpart in the last 24 hours.

The Solana-based marketplace has seen far more transactions than its Ethereum counterpart in the last 24 hours.

3
Shopify Expands Crypto Payment Options With Crypto.com Pact

Shopify merchants also have access to Jack Mallers' Strike, Coinbase Commerce and BitPay.

Shopify merchants also have access to Jack Mallers' Strike, Coinbase Commerce and BitPay.

4
Binance.US Hires Ex-Uber Compliance Lead Krishna Juvvadi as Head of Legal

The hire echoes the efforts in Binance.US's parent firm to bolster its legal and compliance team.

The hire echoes the efforts in Binance.US's parent firm to bolster its legal and compliance team.