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Cryptocurrency News Digest: Volatility is Back
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The bloodshed of the last week seems to be calming down, and the news reinforces the long-term play that the crypto market is running for. Miners from China and Iran are facing some harsh times, but ultimately, this is good news. How come? Read about this and more in the weekly cryptocurrency news digest by ChangeHero!

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BTCUSD chart: May 28, 2021
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Video of the Week

Vitalik Buterin’s interview for CNN was one of the most discussed pieces of media in Ethereum news last week. If it is not a sign of the cryptocurrency industry going mainstream, then what is? In it, he talked about perceived versus actual value of crypto projects and benefits of decentralization.

Cryptocurrency News Digest from Twitter

A little change in perspective is useful every now and then. If you live in the US or Europe, it is hard to imagine how much things and real-world uses Bitcoin has. In this great thread, the CEO of Bitnob Bernard Parah highlighted how BTC helps people in Nigeria.

As brought to attention by Alex Krüger, Goldman Sachs has changed their outlook on cryptocurrencies. Only a year ago, the financial giant reported that cryptocurrencies are not an asset class. However, the most recent report showcases a turnaround.

Situation around China and mining keeps heating up. The official stance is quickly shifting to anti-mining, and the businesses resort to moving abroad.

Influencer of the Week

28 Crypto Tony’s bio says it all: TA, altcoins, little-known gems and memes — all posted about a few times a day. Their analyses especially have a degree of objectivity and no-nonsense. Tony encourages their fellow traders to do the same, so why not check them out?

Top Coin Digest

At the moment of writing the digest, the general market stats are:

7d Change in Top Coins

7D crypto digest: May 28, 2021
Source: CryptoRank

Which crypto to buy today? Anything goes! The weekly dynamics might look discouraging, but in comparison to last week, some altcoins are already bouncing. At the moment of writing, the weekly change of the top currencies is:

  1. Bitcoin (BTC) $36,984 (↓10.21%);
  2. Ethereum (ETH) $2,596 (↓4,24%);
  3. Binance Coin (BNB) $341 (↓11.07%);
  4. XRP $0.907 (↓20.02%);
  5. Dogecoin (DOGE) $0.322 (↓19.38%);
  6. Polkadot (DOT) $23.07 (↓18.17%);
  7. Bitcoin Cash (BCH) $707 (↓13.18%);
  8. Uniswap (UNI) $27.80 (↑7.38%);
  9. Litecoin (LTC) $179 (↓13.71%);
  10. Chainlink (LINK) $30.22 (↑2.47%).

Gainers of the Week

  1. Polygon (MATIC) $2.00 (↑17.77%);
  2. Uniswap (UNI) $27.80 (↑7.38%);
  3. Chainlink (LINK) $30.22 (↑2.47%).


Another week in the red does not discourage the community: there is still much positive cryptocurrency news coming in. Giants and billionaires setting their eyes on cryptocurrencies, miners moving out of China, which wants to ban Bitcoin seemingly every year. Long term, things look bullish! We hope you found this weekly crypto digest insightful. Check our blog for more! You can follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and Telegram for live updates.