31% of all EVs in the State of Washingon are model 2023 ones

Recently the State of Washington released up-to-date data on Electric Vehicles registered in the state. The dataset was published on January 19 on the Washington State Open Data Portal (data.wa.gov) and it gives us a very detailed view into EV penetration in WA. The data analysis team at BestBrokers imported the CSV dataset into a […]

The most expensive Airbnb in every U.S. state

Summer is still months away but many travelers are already planning their vacations. As host to some of the most outstanding properties on the planet, Airbnb has become a go-to source for those seeking authentic and, sometimes, eye-wateringly expensive vacation experiences. Since its founding in 2008, the company has welcomed over 1 billion guests up […]

Record amounts of ETH deposits in 2023, January 2024 is starting strongly

After absolutely devastating 2022, economy-wise, 2023 appeared to bring some sort of revival to pretty much all markets, including crypto. When the Fed’s rates hit 4.50% in December 2022 (from 0.25% in January) most analysts predicted recession which would affect all economic aspects and crypto markets were on target as the riskiest. However, a number […]

Over 385 million USDT stolen via Pig Butchering (Sha Zhu Pans) over the past two years

Pig Butchering (known as Sha Zhu Pans) has been widely reported as a scam scheme in 2019, mainly targeting Chinese men in dating apps. However, with the rising popularity of cryptocurrencies, the scammers quickly expanded their horizons. Back in October 2022, the Thai police detained one of the most well-known scam leaders, the Chinese businessman […]

The most business-active localities in the UK

While thousands of new companies are established in the UK each month, the country’s business activity is witnessing a slowdown. According to the Office of National Statistics, the second quarter of 2023 is the eighth quarter in a row with more business closures than creations, at 84,150 vs 77,095. In addition, there is a staggering […]

Record amounts of Ether staked since the Shanghai Upgrade in less than 4 months

Recent months were rather positive for the global economy as inflation finally started decreasing and investors could finally start envisioning the end of the current rate hike cycle. Both stock and crypto markets felt the positive sentiment with all S&P 500 (18%), BTC (80%) and ETH (55%) rising on a year-to-date basis. While S&P 500 […]

The most profitable movie productions among the IMDb Top 20

The 95th Academy Awards ceremony has just taken place, and viewers will, as always, debate the winners of the prestigious statuette this year. For cineasts, the value of a movie lies in their satisfaction with its plot, cast, and visual effects. The story is all that matters. If the quality of both the actors and […]

Number of unique Ethereum NFT traders surges 276% in 2022, Q1 2023 is promising

Looming Fed rate hikes were the hottest topic in the beginning of 2022. Shortly after that global markets dove even deeper into the red with the start of the war between Russia and Ukraine. Not long after the LUNA crash followed and crypto markets plunged deeply. Unfavorable events for the global economy continued and caused […]

Reddit Collectible Avatars market cap exceeds $36 million, over 10.6 million NFTs minted

The launch of Reddit’s Polygon-based collectible avatar marketplace back in July 2022 raised a lot of eyebrows. With an ongoing crypto winter and an overall bearish market, let alone the Ukraine war, a lot of investors and analysts predicted nothing good for Reddit’s new venture. However, after more than seven months in, Reddit proved them […]