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The Ethereum community debates when the ‘Merge’ will happen
The founder of Week in Ethereum Evan Van Ness allays concerns that the Merge is facing significant delays, arguing difficulties come from "turning off PoW."
Russia to legalize crypto as means of payment
Russia's Ministry of Finance is working on draft regulations that will legalize crypto as a payment method.
Uniswap launches website integration in web3 domination bid
Uniswap's new "swap widget" will allow users to swap tokens directly on any website with the widget without having to visit the Uniswap platform.
Monero community set to blitz CEXs in coming ‘Monerun’
Suspicions of CEXs overstating XMR reserves will be put to the test in a coordinated run on Monero.
US claims North Korea’s ‘Lazarus Group’ responsible for Axie Infinity hack
Authorities in the US have blacklisted an Ethereum wallet containing over 100,000 units of the stolen funds.
How StarSharks became the top BSC game in less than 6 months?
The hottest game on BSC, StarSharks, has gained immense popularity but also faces negative token price pressure.
5 Interesting crypto guilds for play to earn NFT games in 2022
NFT gaming has continued to grow in popularity, and in response to this, gaming guilds are emerging to help players get into the P2E space. Here are 5 NFT and play-to-earn gaming guilds to look out for in 2022.
Tether (USDT) and USDC stablecoins are being launched on the Cardano blockchain
Stablecoins have been in the cryptocurrency market since the launch of Tether, but no stablecoins have existed on the Cardano blockchain until now.
Circle plans to apply for US Bank Charter soon, lauds the OCC for cooperation
Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire is hoping the firm's positive relationship with regulators will help its banking license application when it is finally filed.
The SEC wants better corporate disclosures about hacks
Letting customers know about cyber attacks may no longer be based on the judgement of corporate lawyers.
SafeMoon embroiled in further scandal as promoter accused of $12 million fraud
YouTuber CoffeeZilla uncovered the alleged shady dealings of influencer Ben Phillips in relation to a pump and dump of SafeMoon.
Tether plans to reduce commercial debt holdings in its reserve, goes live on Kusama
Tether has reiterated its plans to reduce its commercial debt paper holdings.
What determines whether you’ll hang onto your crypto wealth and sanity?
Sudden Wealth Syndrome (SWS) refers to a type of psychological distress that arises from abruptly coming into large sums of money.
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.
Major crypto exchanges in India disable fiat deposits amid regulatory uncertainty
India's payment system operator, revealed that it did not know that crypto exchanges were using its services for their operations.