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Footprint Analytics: Public Chain Development in 2021— From Ideal to Reality | Annual Report 2021
In 2021, the public chain ecosystem development entered a tumultuous period, and the multi-chain world has moved from ideal to reality.
They are all in the NFT minting rush: Pulitzer Prize winners, Asian pop stars, US Congress candidates, and NFL players
While in 2021 it seemed like everybody was rushing to buy them, 2022 is poised to unravel as the year in which all walks of life will embrace NFT minting.
Unlocking the $12.6-Trillion machine economy on Web3
Blockchain expert explains the three phases of the world wide web; Web1, to Web2, and now to Web3.
Elrond acquires payments provider Utrust in a bid to bring crypto to millions of merchants
Acqiring Utrust will enable Elrond to offer an innovative product called "Merchant Yield."
Footprint Analytics: Will the London Upgrade Deflate ETH? | Annual Report 2021
In 2021, the London upgrade turned on ETH’s burning mechanism.
Cash App is bringing the Bitcoin Lightning Network to its 36 million users
Bitcoin for payments is becoming a thing as more payment providers join the Lightning Network.
Beware! US FTC releases new crypto scam alert
Crypto scammers now look to defraud the public using a QR code and a crypto ATM.
Binance partners CAF, sponsors AFCON
Binance has revealed that it is the exclusive crypto partner of CAF in the ongoing AFCON tournament.
Can the upcoming MimbleWimble upgrade revive Litecoin’s fortunes?
Hopes are high for MimbleWimble, but has the market moved on in favor of yield over privacy?
Footprint Analytics: Can 2021 Foretell This Year’s Token Gains? | Annual Report 2021
This article will review Token's biggest gains and most painful losses in 2021.
Ethereum-compatible smart contract parachain Moonbeam is live on Polkadot
Similar to how Moonriver ushered deployments and usage to Kusama, Moonbeam is expected to bring new activity to Polkadot.
The market value of ether (ETH), the second-largest digital asset by market cap, has taken a big toll of late.
Nervos Network partners up with Pastel to offer protection from NFT scams and hacks
Nervos selects Pastel to add layers of security that will prevent rug pulls, data losses, scams, and duplications common in the NFT space.
Associated Press all set to launch its own NFT marketplace
The global news outlet will mint NFTs using the Polygon blockchain.
Central Bank of Bahrain successfully completes its digital payment trial using JPM Coin
The trial run included testing the widely anticipated JPM Coin, a digital currency backed by American investment bank JPMorgan.
NFT renting poised to supercharge growth in Play-to-Earn games
From in-game tokens (similar to those coins collected by Mario in Super Mario Bros) to in-game assets (think swords, armor, other accessories), everything a player earns within a play-to-earn game is able to be taken off-platform and into a marketplace.
Footprint Analytics Monthly Report: Who will hold on to the 2nd place in the public chain, Binance or Terra?
Description: With the crypto market slowing down and competition from public chains fierce, Terra is looking to replace Binance.
Crypto outflow top $200 million in one week
Crypto-based products in the last five weeks have seen outflows totaling $465 million.
Footprint Analytics: After BTC’s Big Rally in 2021, What’s in Store for 2022? | Annual Report 2021
2021 was a year of massive change for BTC, but 2022 might be just as exciting.
How one Tesla owner mined crypto with his car
Siraj Raval after connecting a GPU to his Tesla’s battery was able to mine around $800 ETH.
Moxie Marlinspike: Here’s what’s wrong with Web3
With few centralized platforms for retrieving on-chain data, Web3 isn’t as decentralized as it should be; rather it resembles Web2 with even less privacy. Moxie Marlinspike, founder of messaging app Signal, is not satisfied with Web3.
Binance is embracing regulation as it eyes UAE for its next global hub
CZ is becoming a fixture in the UAE and wants to bring Binance into the country's booming crypto scene.
German online bank N26 rushes to launch crypto trading in 2022
The co-founder of N26 acknowledged that the German fintech giant made a poor call prioritizing geographical expansion over adding crypto services.