• These were the 5 best performing cryptos over the past week amid bitcoin bear market

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    STR/NurPhoto via Getty Images While bitcoin and ethereum dominate the headlines, there are nearly 17,000 other crypto coins. With less liquidity and more volatility, these alternative cryptocurrencies can deliver investors massive losses or gains in a short period of time. These were the five best performing cryptocurrencies over the past week, according to data from CoinMarketCap. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Bitcoin's bear market has sucked the life out of many popular cryptocurrencies, with the total crypto market capitalization falling from...
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  • Northwest Arkansas will pay you $10,000 in bitcoin to move there and help turn it into a crypto hub

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

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    A nonprofit in Northwest Arkansas is hoping to lure tech workers with $10,000 in free bitcoin.
    The offer also includes a free bike and has garnered more than 35,000 applicants so far.
    It's one of over a dozen US programs launched during the pandemic to attract remote workers.
    A nonprofit in Northwest Arkansas is offering $10,000 worth of free bitcoin to lure newcomers to the region. It's part of a broader push to spur migration to Northwest Arkansas and to create a crypto hub in the area, according to the Northwest Arkansas Council, which is offering the...
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