The latest Bitcoin, DeFi, NFTs and web3 news from CryptoSlate.
The UNICEF is investing in five crypto startups via Ethereum (ETH)
The global social welfare organization will make the investments via its Venture Fund arm.
How NFTs are creating a patronage economy for creators and collectors
With the influx of millions of dollars in the past six months, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) have surpassed decentralized finance (DeFi) in terms of popularity.
El Salvador’s relationship with the IMF turns complicated after new Bitcoin bill
What happens when Bitcoin is legal tender in a moderately sized country known for its agricultural trade?
PayPal processed nearly $2 billion worth of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin trades in May
PayPal even registered a new $300 million daily trading volume record during the last week of May, reveals its broker-dealer itBit.
Cardano (ADA) logs the most GitHub ‘commits’ ahead of “Fund4”
Cardano developments are hitting their stride as Fund4 readies up for community voting.
NHL team San Jose Sharks to accept payments via Bitcoin, Dogecoin, and others
The side has entered into a partnership with Bitpay to enable the new transaction option to work smoothly.
These factors preceded today’s Bitcoin, Ethereum sell off—here’s what could happen next
Bitcoin and Ethereum markets saw another big sell-off on June 8, data from multiple sources show.
When Lambo? Milwaukee shop wants to detail your supercar for Bitcoin
A small service center in the US is accepting cryptocurrencies for servicing expensive sports and supercars.
WEF issues DeFi policy ‘toolkit’—and Colombia’s already planning to use it
The policies come after the quick growth of the multi-billion dollar DeFi sector in the past year.
US crime watchdog FBI seizes $2.3 million worth of Bitcoin from hackers
FBI recovers private key for the Subject Address and retrieves over 63 Bitcoin Paid to Colonial Pipeline Hackers.
Bitcoin dumps 9% even as Central American leaders endorse the asset
This is either ‘denial’ or ‘complacency,’ depending on whom you ask.
South Korea bans crypto executives from trading on their own platforms
Crypto exchange services are being forced into commission-free trading as South Korean authorities keep adding new restrictions.
Ethereum GAS prices fall below $1—here’s two reasons why
According to Etherscan, Ethereum’s average gas price has dropped to under $1.
Ripple (XRP) asks court to impose deadline on the SEC to produce documents
The U.S. securities regulator continues to delay the provision of documents critical to Ripple's defense.