PayPal launches crypto payment, transfer functionality for US users
U.S. based PayPal users are now able to transfer, send and receive Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin from wallets and exchanges as many prominent companies turn towards crypto payments.
Texas to launch investigation into Twitter 5% bots claim
Twitter has until June 27 to respond to Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s request for its documents on its user numbers.
Coinbase un-hires new recruits due to market conditions
Coinbase comes across as 'unprofessional' as it withdraws recent job offers and said it freezes hiring indefinitely.
What now for crypto as ESG called out as a scam?
Cracks in the ESG hype train begin to show demonstrating that non-ESG compliance is no big deal.
Fidelity is doubling its staff to introduce Ethereum offering
The expansion comes on the back of plans to introduce of Bitcoin to its investors' 401(k) accounts.
Coinbase top executives reportedly made over $1B via stock sales
One of Coinbase co-founders has sold close to $500 million of his shares of the company.
GameStop rolls out web3 wallet for crypto, NFTs
The GameStop web3 wallet is non-custodial and will let users complete transactions on the GameStop NFT marketplace once it goes live.
These companies are using blockchain to improve ESG compliance for the mining industry
Various companies are looking to improve compliance with ESG standards for mining through blockchain technology.
Meta trademarks for “Meta Pay” hint at plans for a crypto payments platform
Meta (Facebook) has filed trademark applications for 'Meta Pay', indicating plans to launch a payment platform with crypto support
Twitter shareholders enter discussions with Musk over takeover offer
Some of Twitter's shareholders are more open to accepting Elon Musk's unsolicited takeover offer of $54.20 per share.
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.