You can now walk into a McDonald’s or Starbucks in El Salvador and purchase your meal with Bitcoin. The reason for this is that Bitcoin is now legal tender in El Salvador and all businesses must accept it.
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Arbitrum, a long-awaited scaling solution for Etehreum contracts that allows for agreeing on virtual machine (VM) behavior off-chain, is now live.
The ETH 2.0 London upgrade was successful. Since going live on August 5th over 20,000 ETH has been burned.
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Ethereum’s London upgrade will go live on block 12,965,000, which is expected between August 3-5, 2021. This upgrade includes EIP-1559 and is an important part of Ethereum 2.0 (ETH2).
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The new Bitcoin taproot upgrade will be implemented now that miners have signaled support.
El Salvador has officially adopted Bitcoin as legal tender. According to a new law, Bitcoin can be used to pay taxes and must be accepted by all merchants.
GBTC had been trading at a discount since February after its premium went into a downtrend in December. The discount has now relaxed to 3.86% from a low of 21% on May 13th.