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Lark Davis denies ZachXBT’s accusations of profiteering from his followers by shilling low-cap tokens
Crypto influencer Lark Davis said he did "nothing wrong" when ZachXBT called him out for shilling token projects backed by evidences of his wallet transactions, which showed he receieved money from promoting the projects.
Research: Bitcoin Cost Basis metric indicates short-term holder capitulation
Short-term Bitcoin holders are now, on average, underwater and losing faith.
Theta upgrade goes live to support wTHETA as TNT20 token
Theta v3.4.0 is successfully completed at block height 17285755 to introduce a wrapped version of the THETA token, wTHETA
Celsius Creditors moves to recoup $439M through EquitiesFirst subpoena
EquitiesFirst has redeemed about $70 million of Celsius Collateral but owes approximately $439 million, consisting of $361 million in USD and 3,765 BTC.
Judge rules in favor of Ripple against SEC in Hinman document case
XRP soared over 10% as court orders SEC to hand over Hinman document to Ripple Labs.
Uniswap Labs rumored to be raising $100M in funding at a $1B valuation
Techcrunch reported that Uniswap Labs is being valued at $1B ahead of a proposed new $100M funding round
Bitcoin decouples from legacy markets amid macro turmoil
The safe haven narrative returns as Bitcoin's price performance shows a distinct inversion against the S&P 500.
Wintermute hack replicated on simple laptop in under 48 hours by exploiting Profanity flaw
A standard M1 Macbook with 32GB of RAM was able to crack the Wintermute private key in less than 48 hours
Future rate hikes may be good for the crypto markets as major currencies are devalued against the dollar
Bitcoin volume against the British Pound reached unprecedented highs this week as Lingham argues rate hikes may hit bears hard.
CryptoSlate Daily wMarket Update – Sept. 29: Crypto markets trade flat with upside bias as equities near year-to-date lows
The wMarket Update condenses the most important price movements in the crypto markets over the last 24 hours, published 08:00 UTC on weekdays.
CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily: Warner Music partners with OpenSea, Druckenmiller sees ‘big role’ for cryptocurrency as central bank trust evaporates
Crypto influencer Lark Davis allegedly made over $1M from dumping crypto projects, Ethernity up 174% ahead of Ethernal Labs HQ unveil, and much more in this edition of CryptoSlate Wrapped Daily.
ZachXBT alleges crypto influencer Lark Davis made over $1M dumping crypto projects
Lark continually claimed that he doesn’t get paid for his promotion of these projects despite being offered "truck loads of money daily to do so."
Warner Music partners with OpenSea to give artists access to new Drops feature
WMG artists are being given access to new features on OpenSea before they are released to the public in landmark collaboration
Facebook, Instagram open NFT feature to all US-based users
NFT creators and collectors in the US can share their collectibles across Facebook and Instagram, while users in other supported countries can only access the feature via Instagram.
Ethernity up 174% ahead of anticipated announcement at Decentraland meetup
NFT project Ethernity pumps while the overall market sinks. Many members of the community unsure of the catalyst for outsized gains