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Cryptocurrency News Digest: BTC Catching Up with Alts
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This time around, while the market and prominent altcoins were soaring, Bitcoin is only moving from consolidation right now. Which cryptocurrency news created this situation? We tried looking into it and summing it up.

Key Takeaways

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Bitcoin This Week

BTCUSD chart: September 3, 2021
Source: TradingView

Will Bitcoin crash again from this spike? Metrics suggest not, read on in the next section!

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Video of the Week

We talked about Bitcoin this week in detail but what about altcoins? Leave it to the YouTuber MoneyZG, who suggested top six projects to watch these days.

Cryptocurrency News from Twitter

For anyone vying for hot Ethereum news: Vitalik Buterin held an AMA (of sorts) on Twitter this week. Among the questions asked and answered were his experiences with other Ethereum co-founders, expectations and realities of shipping updates, ecosystem features and more!

Another Hollywood star announced a crypto position this week, and the choice of the first purchase became a subject of a heated debate.

The NFT world is riddled with a mystery of a 100 ETH NFT allegedly made by Banksy… or not? The lot was deleted afterwards, and the same artwork was featured on another token.

Influencer of the Week

The highlight of this week is user Ad_Infinitum: their username could be referring to the tendency of crypto to ‘only go up’. Either way, they provide plenty of commentary on news and market, as well as memes.

This Week on the Market

How is the market this week? At the moment of writing the digest, the general stats are:

7d Change in Top Coins

7D crypto digest: September 3, 2021
Source: CryptoRank

Which is the best altcoin to buy right now? Solana bore further into the top-10, while LINK and LTC are getting closer to it — definitely worth watching. At the moment of writing, the weekly change of the top currencies is:

Gainers of the Week

Here are the altcoins that have scored most gains this week (and you can get on ChangeHero):


This about sums up a regular week in the crypto space: healthy but not mind-blowing growth of the market, new adoption milestones. We will have to see what Binance does to secure its listing or if Uniswap Labs gets away from SEC scrutiny. If you liked it, check out the next weekly crypto news digest in our blog. Follow ChangHero on Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and Telegram for daily updates and more content.