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You can now invest in CryptoPunks NFTs for just $1
Talk about non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the term ‘CryptoPunks’ is sure to pop up.
Cardano (ADA) sets price highs ahead of smart contract update
Input-Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a blockchain infrastructure research and engineering company behind the development of the proof-of-stake Cardano (ADA) platform is on track with completing its smart contract mission as the announcement of the hard fork date, which will mark the downing of the new era, boosted the token’s price to its record high of […]
Ethereum’s V. Buterin admits there are times he finds fame and fortune annoying
Vitalik Buterin spoke candidly about his experiences as the “leader” of Ethereum, saying there are times when he wishes he was less visible.
The head of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Gary Gensler is ready to draw regulatory lines for the decentralized finance (DeFi) sector, saying that many projects are not sufficiently decentralized to escape the agency’s supervision.
Publicly traded Coinbase (COIN) is buying $500 million in crypto
Publicly traded crypto exchange Coinbase will purchase over $500 million worth of cryptocurrencies as it looks to become a more crypto-centric company, CEO Brian Armstrong revealed in a tweet this morning.
Binance (BNB) makes KYC mandatory for every service on its platform
In an announcement today, embattled crypto exchange, Binance has emphasized its readiness to be fully compliant with various regulatory measures, as it now requires compulsory Verification for all its users, effective immediately.
Emerging markets like Nigeria, Kenya led 880% global crypto growth in 2021
In an effort to measure grassroots cryptocurrency adoption amid the massive growth seen in the crypto market over the year due to traction from industries, the just-published report of on-chain research firm Chainalysis has revealed a surge of over 880% in global adoption majorly driven by peer-to-peer platforms.
$185 million worth of LUNA burned in past month as Terra user base grows
Terra’s native token LUNA rallied 79.66% during the past seven days as the protocol developed by South Korean firm Terraform Labs surpassed Polygon (MATIC), recording the third-highest total value locked (TVL) among blockchains.
Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum (ETH) scalability has increased by a factor of 5
Talking to Bloomberg, Vitalik Buterin spoke openly about various aspects of Ethereum, including perhaps the most challenging issue it faces to date, scalability.
How the Shiba Inu frenzy meant big growth for Robinhood
Crypto transactions accounted for more than 41% of Robinhood’s total revenue in the second quarter, compared to 17% for the first three months of 2021, revealed the investing platform’s first earnings report since its recent stock market debut.
Cardano bucks downtrend with 5% gains, but millions in ADA still lost in giveaway scams
Cardano is up 5% in the last 24-hours, to $29 at the time of writing, making it the biggest gainer in the top ten.
Flavien Darius Pommier’s world of wines, models and NFTs
Flavien Darius Pommier is a winemaker who also happens to be an entrepreneur.
Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin isn’t sold on Dorsey’s Bitcoin plans
Vitalik Buterin, a co-founder of Ethereum, in a recent interview has revealed his doubts about the plans Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg might be making about the crypto industry, as per a report on Bloomberg today.
Cross-chain DeFi tool Unbound Finance reveals roadmap for the months ahead
Unbound Finance, a decentralized, cross-chain protocol that leverages the liquidity of the AMMs to increase the efficiency of the DeFi space by using the liquidity pool token (LPTs), revealed its plans for the months ahead in a note to CryptoSlate.
Coinbase launches in crypto-friendly Japan
Coinbase, the publicly traded, third-largest crypto exchange in the world, has now expanded to the Japan market, it said in a release this morning.
The Poly Network hacker just got offered a job… by Poly Network
In the aftermath of the Poly Network exploit, in which the attacker stole more than $600 million worth of crypto, just to return the biggest portion of the take, the network continues mitigating the damage and fixes its vulnerabilities, while continuing a dialogue with the responsive hacker.
Major US mortgage lender UWM to accept Bitcoin (BTC) payments
United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) CEO Mat Ishbia has recently announced the company’s intention to become the first nationwide mortgage lender to embrace crypto.
Dogecoin (DOGE) gets serious by bringing on Vitalik Buterin to its Foundation
Dogecoin may have started out as a joke poking fun at an industry that takes itself way too seriously.
Creator of Pepe The Frog files DMCA claim taking down Sad Frogs NFTs
Matt Furie, the creator of Pepe The Frog, moved to take down a frog-based collection of NFTs on the OpenSea platform.
Dutch club PSV to receive entire sponsorship in Bitcoin (BTC)
Leading Dutch football club, PSV Eindhoven is the latest football club to venture into the crypto space as the club has announced a new partnership with Anycoin Direct, which would see it become the first club in European football to have all of its sponsorship deal paid for using the flagship digital asset, Bitcoin.
Best indicators to trade Bitcoin? This Carl ‘The Moon’ podcast has the answer
You may know of ‘Carl the Moon,’ from last week’s episode of CryptoNites.
Chainlink price feeds will go live on Fantom mainnet
Chainlink Price Feeds are now live on the Fantom Opera mainnet, as per Chainlink developer team Smart Contract in a release to CryptoSlate today.
Brazil prez meets with Brian Brooks and Circle to discuss possible CBDC
Brazil’s interest in the crypto space does not look like abating anytime soon as the President of the central bank of the country, Roberto Campos Neto, recently held a video conference call with two key figures in the crypto space regarding the rollout of a potential Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) in the country.