Google Search Now Shows ETH Address Balances – October 11

πŸ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:Β $19,144

Bitcoin price hastouched below $19,000 this morning, but has since bounced back towards yesterday’s prices.

Top-20 altcoins are down across the board again, as Ethereum and BNB fall 1% each, XRP tumbles 5% and Cardano drops 4% over the last 24 hours.

Top Stories for October 11, 2022 πŸ”₯

πŸ‘‰ Google Search Now Shows ETH Address Balances

Google’s search engine has integrated data from Etherscan, now displaying the balance of an Ethereum address when it is searched for.

The news also comes as Google announces it will use Coinbase Commerce to accept crypto payments for cloud services, beginning next year. The partnership is expected to draw customers away from Amazon Web Services to Google Cloud.

πŸ‘‰ BNY Mellon Launches Crypto Custody For Investment Firms

BNY Mellon has launched crypto custody services for select investment firms, using software developed alongside Fireblocks, an established custody provider.

The bank will store clients’ private keys and provide some accounting services for crypto assets, as well as perform due diligence using compliance software from Chainalysis.

πŸ‘‰ BNB Smart Chain To Hard Fork To Amend Hack

The BNB Smart Chain (BSC) will carry out a hard fork tomorrow to “fix” last week’s hack that resulted in the theft of around $100 million in funds.

Deposits and withdrawals on the BSC network will be suspended for an hour before the hard fork takes place, and restarted once the network has stabilized after the upgrade.