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AMC Theatres now accepts Dogecoin, Shiba Inu
American movie theater company AMC Theatres has added cryptocurrencies Dogecoin and Shiba Inu to the payment options included in the company’s mobile app. The movie company now accepts several cryptos via BitPay.
AVAX developer Ava Labs looking to raise $350M in new funding round
The lead developer behind the Avalanche blockchain is in discussions to raise $350 million in a new funding round.
Elon Musk’s $43B bid on Twitter causes DOGE, SHIB to spike
Elon Musk has made an unsolicited offer to fully acquire social media giant Twitter for a total cash consideration of $43 billion
Crypto exchange Nexo to launch brokerage for big investors
Crypto exchange Nexo is launching a digital asset brokerage for large investors, corporations, and high-net-worth individuals.
Blockchain security firm CertiK raises $88M, propelling its valuation to $2B
The company has doubled its valuation in just four months as crypto-related cyberattacks keep growing in numbers and scale.
40% of youngsters want to use crypto for payments, new research reveals
As many as 40% of 18 to 35-year-old people in 11 countries want to use crypto for payments as they are more efficient and safer.
Bitcoin briefly jumps above $47K after MicroStrategy buys 4,167 BTC
The market price of bitcoin temporarily jumped above $47,000 on the news that Michael Saylor’s MicroStrategy buys another round of bitcoin. This time, the U.S. based company laid its hands on 4,167 BTC.
Helium’s Nova Labs now valued at $1.2 billion after fastest rollout in history
Helium, The People's Network just received a $200 million investment from some of the biggest names in venture capital. What will this mean for Helium and HNT?
Oil giant Exxon Mobil uses Bitcoin to “reduce” greenhouse gas emissions
The oil giant could be mining up to 84 BTC per month using waste gas at their North American oil plants according to leaked information
What are the best countries for running a legal cryptocurrency business?
Lately it has become more clear than ever that the crypto industry will not be able to avoid regulation. So what are the most favorable countries for registering and running a crypto business?
Whale moves $1.17 billion in BTC out of Coinbase as U.S. inflation soars
Judging by three big transactions from Coinbase Pro to an anonymous BTC wallet, some institutional entity may have made a huge purchase of bitcoin. The move comes at the same time as the U.S. reports the highest inflation rate since 1982.
Polygon includes $23 billion sports betting company DraftKings as network validator
Ethereum scaling solution Polygon includes the NASDAQ-listed DraftKings sports betting company as a network validator on the Polygon network. It’s the first time a major publicly-traded firm has taken an active role in blockchain governance.
Former ConsenSys employees raises dust over 2020 Deal
Minority shareholders allege that ConsenSys founder, Joseph Lupin, used his position in the firm to gain an undue personal advantage over them.
Accounting giant KPMG adds Bitcoin and Ether to its balance sheet
KPMG in Canada adds both bitcoin and ether to its corporate treasury. The crypto asset allocation is a first-of-its-kind investment for the accounting and advisory company.
Crypto exchange FTX launches a $2 billion venture capital fund
Sam Bankman-Fried’s crypto exchange launches ‘FTX Ventures’ with $2 billion in AUM.
Binance is embracing regulation as it eyes UAE for its next global hub
CZ is becoming a fixture in the UAE and wants to bring Binance into the country's booming crypto scene.
German telecom giant supports Polkadot, acquires DOT tokens
T-Systems MMS, a subsidiary of German telecom giant Deutsche Telekom, participates with its infrastructure in securing and maintaining the Polkadot network. As part of the partnership, T-Systems MMS acquires DOT tokens.