The latest Bitcoin, DeFi, NFTs and web3 news from CryptoSlate.
Polygon grows as network offers developers solutions to Ethereum’s problems
Polygon is a protocol and a framework for building and connecting Ethereum-compatible blockchain networks.
HoDooi founder Matt Luczynski believes “NFT will be the key to unlocking Web3”
CryptoSlate talked to Luczynski about the future of NFTs, HoDooi’s recent growth spurred by bridging to Cronos, as well as what’s on the roadmap for 2022.
India’s top bank calls for complete crypto ban
The future of cryptocurrency in India continues to be debated as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has insisted that the country needs to ban crypto to protect its economy.
Internet vs. crypto adoption chart predicts 1 billion users by 2027
Although crypto users currently form only a small percentage of the global population, the rise of Web3.0 is expected to hasten adoption rates.
SEC postpones decisions on Bitcoin ETFs from Bitwise and Grayscale until February
US financial watchdog delayed decisions on the two ETFs that would allow more direct exposure to Bitcoin until early February.
Three metrics showing how 2021 has finally been the year of institutional adoption
For those that have been around crypto for several years, there is a high chance that they have heard the phrase: “institutions are coming”
Polygon and Alexis Ohanian’s VC firm launch a $200 million initiative for Web3 social media
Polygon plans on utilizing Ohanian's expertise to dive in head first into Web3.
Are Dancers next to take the leap into the Metaverse?
Dancing is one of many creative forms using NFTs to jump into the virtual world.
Tron Foundation to dissolve as Justin Sun takes up government job in Grenada
The founder of Tron will join the government of Grenada as its ambassador to the World Trade Organization.
FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried believes billionaires should pay more taxes—including himself
The richest man under 30 believes the wealthiest among us need to pay their fair share of taxes.
Harvard, MIT, Oxford, others tap $2.5 billion BitDAO to aid blockchain education
Eight blockchain university groups aim to place “the power of targeted funding in the hands of a decentralized collective of students, faculty members, and alumni.”
Here is why Binance is leaving Singapore
Binance inability to comply with Singapore’s anti-money laundering regulations forced it out of the country.
Global Esports Federation partners with Flare Network to launch NFT Cup
The Global Esports Cup to be unveiled at the Opening Ceremony of the Global Esports Games on December 18.
Cardano Hydra scaling solution edges closer to testnet launch
A dev update on Hydra shows it may be closer to launching than initially anticipated.
Peter McCormack acquires a local football club and reveals his agenda–“with Bitcoin at its heart” to the EPL
Peter McCormack plans to leverage a global army of Bitcoin holders and companies, with whose support the small football club will rise to the Premier League.