Not only continued the momentum of growth in the past few days, prices Bitcoin The past few hours continue to move in a positive direction.
Over the past 24 hours, the highest bitcoin price recorded at $ 10,489 and the lowest of $ 10,258. Bitcoin's market capitalization is recorded at 188 billion USD, accounting for 61.7% of the total market value.
On the market, there were 82/100 digital currencies rising over the previous 24 hours. The strongest currency in the market today is Hedera Hashgraph, soaring 44.83%.
Among the top 10 currencies by market value, 8/10 have gained against the previous 24 hours.
The total market capitalization of digital currencies has increased to $ 300 billion, recorded at 10h10 at $ 305.96 billion, up $ 6 billion from the previous 24 hours.
24-hour trading volume on the market fell to 166.86 billion USD, an increase of 11 billion USD compared to 12/2.
Google joins the board of Hedera Hashgraph
Hedera Hashgraph chose the Google Cloud platform as the cloud service provider for their network. On February 11, the blog praised Hedera for this choice, saying it had the right to manage the project.
Hedera is a distributed ledger technology project used by businesses. This project uses a hashgraph-based consistent algorithm that allows multiple block branches, compared to a single string. The project allows to perform up to 10,000 transactions / second.
Hedera is governed by the Hedera Board of Directors, which includes companies such as Boeing, IBM, Deutsche Telekom and many others. The function of the council is to guide the decision of the network as well as to ensure its continuous reliability. In its announcement, Google also joined this council.
Hedera intends to use Google Cloud for its public test network and Hedera Consensus Service ecosystem. This allows Hedera's software developers to benefit from Google's geographic coverage and infrastructure.
$ 123 million in bitcoin moved while the price exceeded $ 10,000
While bitcoin and ethereum are reaching new heights in 2020, a massive transaction of 12,000 BTC is being transferred from wallets related to the Ponzi PlusToken scam.
WhaleAlert has recorded that “12,000 BTC ($ 118,852,619) have been transferred from the unknown wallet to another unknown wallet”. After this transaction, the second transaction divides 12,000 BTC into smaller numbers.
According to co-founder and vice president of PeckShield Inc, Chiachih Wu, a total of 12,423 BTC ($ 123 million) was transferred to a cold wallet address.
Sue Zhu and ErgoBTC accounts noted that the group behind the Korean-origin PlusToken scam is moving large amounts of BTC from this group's wallet.