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Cryptocurrency News Digest: London Hard fork Goes Live
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Altcoins take the cake from the first crypto in terms of news this week, with Ethereum in the lead! Our team rounded up the most relevant and essential cryptocurrency news from the past seven days in case you missed anything.

Key Takeaways

Latest Cryptocurrency News Digest

Bitcoin This Week

BTCUSD chart: August 6, 2021
Source: TradingView

Latest Bitcoin News

Altcoin News

Business Cryptocurrency News

Cryptocurrency News on Adoption

Regulation & Politics Cryptocurrency News

Social Media Cryptocurrency News Digest

Video of the Week

As a highlighted video of this week, we offer this extensive coverage of the Ethereum news about the London hard fork. YouTuber VoskCoin goes through relevant news, posts and resources to comment.

Cryptocurrency News from Twitter

Uruguay congressman Juan Sartory announced plans to introduce a draft of a law to legitimize cryptocurrencies, as J. M. Bush shared.

Crypto influencer Pentoshi puts all the news into perspective: even despite all the hurdles, crypto market is at a high relative to the history.

Coinbase CEO explained how the Infrastructure Bill ties into crypto and what options the senators are exploring.

Influencer of the Week

Trader of the week is user Hsaka. Check them out if you want analytical coverage (and memes) of the crypto and market trends.

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: August 6, 2021
Source: CryptoRank

What are some good cryptocurrencies to invest in? Ethereum is obviously doing well but buying high is not exactly recommended, look at the rest of the top instead. At the moment of writing, the weekly change of the top currencies is:

Gainers of the Week

What is the best crypto to invest in right now? Altcoins like these have been outperforming even Bitcoin:


What an exciting week it has been overall! Governments worldwide recognize the need to deal with cryptocurrencies and blockchain, for better or worse. A week from now, find a new weekly crypto news digest in our blog. Follow ChangHero on Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and Telegram for daily updates and more content.