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Weekly Crypto Digest: the Stimulus Watershed
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A long-anticipated stimulus package plan was finally made law in the US. This will certainly send waves over the market in the coming weeks but what other news did we have recently? The ChangeHero team prepared another quick weekly crypto digest to keep you up to date, so dive right in!

ChangeHero Updates

International Women’s Day Special: Interview with Crypto Wendy O

Women’s Day Special: Interview with Crypto Wendy O

This Monday, we celebrated Women’s Day with the rest of the world. We got lucky to have the lovely Crypto Wendy O as a guest in our special interview. If you haven’t read it already, do not miss out!

Latest Cryptocurrency News

Bitcoin Digest

Bitcoin price chart: 12th March
Source: TradingView

Altcoin News

Business Crypto News

Crypto News on Adoption

Keyword "nft" trending on Google Search
Source: Google Trends

Crypto News on Regulation & Politics

Twitter Crypto Digest

The miners are about to unionize? Jokes aside, the part of the Ethereum community which opposes EIP-1559 does not want to go unnoticed. The proposal suggests the difference between base fee and market fee to be burned rather than go to miners. Their plan is to concentrate hashpower in one pool to show their ability to stand together, but not to attack.

The Info Wars presenter Alex Jones went on record saying he used to have 10 thousand bitcoin. However, Jones has lost the laptop with the access information. The coins were given to him by Max Keiser, who confirmed the deal.

The only appropriate reaction to seeing your work sold for $69,346,250 on Christie’s.

Influencer of the Week

Kathleen Breitman is the co-founder of Tezos, and since the very beginning showed true passion and dedication to the project. The amount of educational and engineering work she put into Tezos is nothing to sneeze at. Breitman’s Twitter would be the best place to get thoughtful updates on Tezos without any noise.

Top Crypto Digest

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

7d Top Coins

7D coin digest: 12th March
Source: Coin360

Similarly to BTC as described in Bitcoin digest, the market was on the rise. At the moment of writing this crypto digest, the 7-day change of the top currencies is as follows:

Gainers of the Week

Which crypto will explode in 2021? Here are the top-three blowing up at the time of writing the crypto digest:

Key Takeaways


This week is better described as the calm before the storm. Will the Americans put “stimmies” into cryptocurrencies? How did CFTC try to get Binance? Will Ripple return to former glory and restart their partnership with Moneygram?

We might have some answers as soon as next week. Check out our blog next week for the next weekly crypto news digest! Can’t wait a whole week? Follow the news on our Twitter, Facebook, Reddit and Telegram.