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Cardano’s Babel fees mechanism allow users to pay transaction fees in native tokens
Once the Mary Hard Fork is implemented, users on Cardano will be able to pay transaction fees in native tokens, essentially requiring no ADA to utilize the blockchain.
Economist paints woeful outlook if Bitcoin were to ever succeed
London School of Economics teacher Jon Danielsson argues that Bitcoin and fiat currency cannot co-exist.
DEX aggregator 1inch expands to Binance Smart Chain
High speeds and low fees are alluring many projects to move to Binance Smart Chain, the crypto exchange’s smart contract-enabled blockchain network.
Major Dubai crypto fund to sell $750M worth of BTC to buy Cardano and Polkadot
FD7 Ventures, a Dubai-based crypto investment fund with $1 billion under management, has announced plans to sell off $750 million worth of their Bitcoin holdings in the next month.
A unique problem exists on the Polkadot network: the presence of “free riders” who can benefit when others pay for parachain slots.
Martin Lewis, the self-styled “Money Saving Expert” and champion of consumer affairs for the British public, held a poll asking his followers if they own Bitcoin.
Did an “art heist” just happen on an Ethereum CryptoPunks NFT?
Experimental and new tech is always subject to intrusions and exploits, with crypto not far behind in that regard.
Craig Wright demands that ‘Bitcoin developers’ return him $5 billion in BTC
Litigation law firm Ontier LLP has initiated legal action on behalf of self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) creator Craig Wright to recover £3.5 billion (roughly $4.95 billion) worth of BTC, according to a document published yesterday.
Here are the interesting tidbits from Coinbase’s IPO filing
The US-based crypto exchange made public its long-awaited S-1 filings.
$5 million worth of Bitcoin just moved for the first time since 2010
Movements from old Bitcoin wallets are always an exciting development.
Here’s why DeFi will future-proof India’s crypto ecosystem
After less than a year of Indian cryptocurrency users enjoying unfettered access to the cryptocurrency markets, it now looks likely that the authorities will intervene once again.
SwissBorg launches yield wallets for USDC and CHSB
We are excited to announce the launch of the SwissBorg yield wallets – a smart, simple and secure way for investors to earn yields on their favourite crypto tokens! The rollout of SwissBorg’s USDC yield wallet began in December 2020, and the feature is now available to all SwissBorg app users.
Talk of a digital dollar has been doing the rounds for well over a year now.
Amazon, IBM, JP Morgan, Microsoft, and R3 Corda: The State of Enterprise Blockchain
What is the state of Enterprise Blockchain? Are we advancing? Are we stalled? Why? This article examines the state of the industry; this is not intended to be a comprehensive review, rather, the goal is to focus on the primary market participants.
Web3’s Dieter Fishbein on DeFi’s pain point and the birth of Kusama
Polkadot and Kusama turned out to be two of the biggest projects in 2020.
On Monday, the price of Ethereum (ETH) briefly dropped by over 50%—from around $1,600 to $700—on crypto exchange Kraken, prompting numerous debates on whether this was some kind of technical malfunction.
MicroStrategy buys another $1 billion worth of Bitcoin
Business intelligence firm MicroStrategy has added yet another $1 billion worth of Bitcoin (BTC) to its balance sheets, according to an announcement published today.
Polkadot’s upcoming parachains to be tested on the Kusama Network
Ahead of its long-awaited parachains launch, Polkadot published a comprehensive roadmap where it revealed that all upcoming parachains will be tested and optimized both on regular parachain testnets such as Rococo and on the Kusama Network.
Authorities to regulate one of the world’s biggest Bitcoin markets
Two Nigerian regulatory bodies, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), have agreed to conduct research to regulate and govern the sector’s booming Bitcoin and crypto market.
U.K. tax authorities eye crypto assets in up-and-coming budget
According to chartered accountants HillierHopkins, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will target crypto investors in the up-and-coming budget on March 3.
DeFi sees second-largest liquidation in history as crypto market dips
Yesterday’s decline of the crypto market has triggered the second-largest wave of liquidations in decentralized finance’s (DeFi) history as a total of $24.1 million worth of positions got wiped, according to metrics platform DeBank.
Bitcoin jumps $4,000 as Bitfinex and Tether settle with New York court
A long-running case regarding Tether’s alleged fake dollars and Bitfinex’s involvement in covering up parts of the former’s business have drawn to a close today.
Impermanent loss is a death sentence for DeFi mining
Decentralized finance is a prevalent industry that keeps reaching new milestones.