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Weekly Crypto Digest: GME Fallout Flows in Crypto
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If you are following the news about the stock market, this has been a historical and a pretty crazy week. But in case you missed some other news in the noise, we have collected them for you! As always, weekly market and Bitcoin digest and the most significant cryptocurrency news are here for your convenience.

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Latest Cryptocurrency News

Bitcoin Digest

Bitcoin price chart 4th week of Jan 2021
Source: TradingView

Bitcoin News

Business Crypto News

Crypto News on Adoption

Regulation & Politics Crypto News

Twitter Crypto Digest

If we needed a timestamp when the WallStreetBets movement opened up to crypto, this might be it. Dogecoin being traded on Robinhood helped immensely, as well. Sure, WSBChairman may no longer be verified on Twitter, but now they’re verified in the eyes of the crypto community.

The tweet that preceded the pump and the bio change is right above. Cryptic! That is one way to leave a message to Crypto Twitter.

And here is another! Jihan Wu, Bitmain founder and prominent member of the Bitcoin Cash community used a key to encrypt a message. In it he cleared up that he decided to move on from Bitmain.

Influencer of the Week

One a scale from one to ten in approachability, Sicarious gets a three. That is how thick laden in irony their account is. If you are able to see through it, you can get valuable ideas on trading and the state of the market. And the jokes they make and share are pretty nice, so give them a follow for a fun time.

Top Crypto Digest

The market cap is back over $1 trillion. The dominance index remains at the same level as last week, signaling the growth of both Bitcoin and altcoins. At the moment of writing the crypto digest, the general market stats are:

7d Top Coin Digest

7D coin digest 4th week of Jan 2021
Source: Coin360

Ethereum news reported a new all-time high ($1,467.78), and the rest of the market is back in the green. Is it safe to buy ethereum now? Despite the price being at a top, the technicals are either neutral or in the strong buy area.

Dogecoin makes a debut in our top after surging in capitalization. Congratulations!

At the moment of writing the crypto digest, the 7-day change of the top currencies is as follows:

ChangeHero Gainers of the Week

At the time of writing the crypto digest, the currencies that showed the best growth are:

Key Takeaways


What we are witnessing this week is historic, and this is not an exaggeration. Crypto is getting recognition and a massive boost in popularity. There was plenty of cryptocurrency news on adoption that might have been overlooked, but is not less significant.

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