Liam 'Akiba' Wright
Warner Bros to broadcast blockchain quiz during ‘Inside the NBA’ on TNT
One of the most popular shows on TNT to air new blockchain trivia game as part of new lineup
Xborg launches $100K web3 esports league, Xtreme Championship Series
XCS to launch in March as web3 gamers battle it out for a share of $100k
Crypto gamer wallet ‘Immutable Passport’ aims to be Gamertag of web3
The Gamertag for web3, Immutable passport aims to improve onboarding into web3 gaming.
Squid brings native cross-chain swaps to 25 blockchains
Axelar powered protocol, Squid, raised $3.5M to bring cross-chain swaps to EVM and Cosmos ecosystems
Polygon surpasses BNB Chain in daily transactions as MATIC pumps 20% over weekend
Polygon whale buys the dip as MATIC transactions surpass BNB
Bitcoin closes 4 consecutive weekly green candles for first time since August 2021
The longest bear in Bitcoin history or a perfectly timed bottom from past halving cycle trends.
Validators shut down as Secret Network struggles with leadership
Secret Foundation founder, Tor Bair, accused of taking 'six figure' dividends
2019 Bitcoin investors back in profit above $21.8k
Bitcoin holders in profit on average as the price continues to rally
Bitcoin difficulty hits new ATH rising by 4.68%, further securing the network
Bitcoin saw second largest positive adjustment in difficult level in over a year
Bitcoin wallet cracking competition unbeaten as seed words revealed
Wasabi Wallet opened a challenge for users to 'crack' a Bitcoin wallet to educate the public on blockchain security - no funds have yet been claimed
Achieving product-market fit in the crypto industry with mobile apps
SlateCast #50 - In this episode of the Slate Cast, Akiba sits down with Kevin Ricoy, Head of Growth at the Kin Foundation, to discuss the foundation's mission and goal.
CZ alleges FTX paid $43M to news organization to publish Binance FUD
FTX funded FUD against Binance and the impact of AI in crypto were discussed during a recent Twitter AMA with the Binance CEO.
SEC’s Hester Peirce says crypto industry should not wait for regulators to solve problems
SEC Commissioner Hester Peirce advocates for a more transparent and collaborative approach to crypto regulation, emphasizing the importance of decentralization and the diversity of the crypto space.
Pantera CEO calls 2023 ‘best time ever’ to start a crypto company with $121B VC funding available
Bitcoin outperforming tech sector proves 'Blockchain’s resilience'
Combining proof of work and proof of stake for a decentralized financial system with Decred
SlateCast #49 - Deep dive into Decred's approach to censorship and privacy with project lead Jake Yocom-Piatt
Massachusetts bill for special blockchain commission to assess government usage
The Special Commission bill was filed on the same day as another bill related to increasing consumer protection against crypto exchanges.
Bitcoin up 50% from bear market low outperforming SPY, Gold
Bitcoin crashes through $23k as the bear market rally continues
DCG responds to Genesis bankruptcy; Bitcoin jumps 4% as contagion fears lessen
Only the lending arm of Genesis has filed for bankruptcy while DCG still has $526M in debt owed to Genesis by May 2023
Bitcoin surpasses $23.5k, approaches $24k
Today's price movement represents a five-month high for Bitcoin.
What you need to know: FTX CEO John Ray testimony before Congress, SBF denied bail
CEO of FTX Group, John Ray, testifies before Congress about FTX collapse. Chairwoman Maxine Waters leads the hearing.
Silbert downplays liquidity crisis, expects $800M revenue in 2022 for DCG
CEO Barry Silbert addressed the suspension of withdrawals at Genesis Global Capital and listed the company's current liabilities.
The growing Asian crypto developer community w/ BUIDL Asia, APAC DAO – SlateCast #33
According to KryptoSeoul and APAC DAO, builder community in Asia is resourceful and resilient with great potential.
KuCoin CEO Johnny Lyu confirms exchange ‘fully liquid,’ talks regulation and the future of DeFi – SlateCast #31
The fallout of FTX from the point of view of a major crypto exchange, KuCoin
New FTX CEO John Ray’s statement on bankruptcy case tells tale of an unmitigated disaster
A bankruptcy statement by new FTX CEO John Ray said he has never in his career seen "such a complete failure" of corporate controls.
Can decentralized site IQ.wiki offer a better knowledge source for web3 than Wikipedia? #SlateCast 30
IQ.wiki is building the knowledge base for crypto with the goal of a fair and free editorial process.