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Chainlink (LINK) tech is bringing South America its first stablecoin
FinTech firm Spartan Hill has announced it is integrating Chainlink Price Feeds to help power a new decentralized Colombian Peso stablecoin called Daily (DLY), CryptoSlate learned in a release.
SEC’s Gensler feels the heat as Congressman Emmer lays the smackdown on crypto
U.S Representative Tom Emmer of Minnesota grilled SEC Chair Gary Gensler during a recent meeting.
US Federal Reserve would soon release ‘detailed plans’ for a digital dollar
In a new move that is set to change the dynamics of the financial industry in the United States, the country’s Federal Reserve is set to release detailed plans that will guide the process of reviewing the risks and benefits attached to issuing a central bank digital currency (CBDC), a report on Wall Street Journal […]
The Lightning Network’s capacity just crossed 3,000 Bitcoin (BTC)
Over 3,000 Bitcoin are now hosted on the Lightning Network, a sidechain that enables faster and low-fee payments for Bitcoin holders, data from tracking tool TXStats shows.
Why did Shiba Inu (SHIB) paint green candles in seven consecutive days
Shiba Inu jumped 35% this morning as it seemingly falls back into favor with degen trader types.
XRP holders won’t join as defendants in the SEC vs. Ripple case
US District Judge Analisa Torres ruled on Monday that a group of individuals who own XRP can offer their “meaningful perspective” in the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) case against Ripple, despite denying their motion to intervene as defendants.
After Aave got deployed on the Avalanche (AVAX) blockchain, the value of deposited assets on the popular lending protocol increased by $1 billion in only a matter of hours.
Crypto villain Elon Musk tweeted a picture of his Shiba Inu puppy in the front trunk of a Tesla, accompanied with the caption “Floki Frunkpuppy.” Although many assumed Musk’s crypto influences had waned since his Bitcoin outbursts in May, today’s tweet shows he still commands a great deal of clout when it comes to digital […]
According to data analysis firm Messari, Ethereum settled $6.2 trillion over the last twelve months.
Terra’s Anchor protocol hits $5 billion in TVL, LUNA’s price surges
Terra’s native savings protocol Anchor that offers high yield on stablecoins has reached a new milestone, recording $5 billion in total value locked (TVL).
The US SEC is investigating crypto firm Circle over USDC product
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating crypto payments company Circle.
All systems go as Columbus-5 launches on Terra (LUNA) without a hitch
Twitter user @Bitcoin_Sage confirmed Terra’s Columbus-5 upgrade is operating as it should, following its first “stresstest” in minting Galactic Punks NFTs.
Shiba Inu trades worth $15 million liquidated as SHIB jumps 70%
Shiba Inu (SHIB) tokens pumped 70% on the back of an Elon Musk tweet that featured his pet Shiba Inu yesterday, data from multiple sources shows.
Altcoin exchange Kucoin to cease China operations amid regulatory woes
It appears centralized exchanges are the most affected in China’s new ban on crypto trading as another exchange, KuCoin, has advised its China’s mainland users to move their digital assets to another platform before the end of the year.
SEC extends decision on four potential Bitcoin ETFs to end of 2021
Again, US’s top Financial regulator, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed its decision on four Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) applications until at least November citing the need for additional time to decide on whether to accept the proposals or not.
Brazilian Federal Deputy: You’ll soon be able to buy McDonald’s using Bitcoin
Following the lead of El Salvador, nearby Brazil may soon be using Bitcoin as currency.
Cosmos (ATOM) ecosystem logs 1 million transfers on IBC in a month
The Inter Blockchain Communications Protocol (IBC) has witnessed a surge in popularity lately, recording handling over 1 million transfers in the past 30 days.
How this project is helping crypto traders bridge the gap between CeFi and DeFi
CryptoSlate recently had to chat with Ilya Demydonok, the CEO of Kattana.
Institutional crypto asset manager Grayscale has announced its new investment in two different digital assets: high-speed blockchain Solana and DeFi protocol Uniswap.
Nigeria suspends launch of ambitious e-naira project
The apex bank of Nigeria has announced the postponement of the launch of the country’s CBDC project, eNaira.
Theta Network’s (THETA) new API service brings Web3 video to any app
Next-generation blockchain live streaming pioneer Theta Labs has released “Theta Video API” a new product for developers that allows them to add a decentralized video to any website or application without any central servers, content delivery, or video hosting software.
Coinbase reports 6,000 crypto account hacks after SMS flaw
Over 6,000 Coinbase users saw their drained last week as hackers exploited an authentication bug to bypass the company’s SMS security feature, tech publication Bleeping Computer reported.
How do the recent U.S. treasury sanctions impact crypto accessibility?
On September 21, the US Treasury Department announced that it will sanction a crypto exchange for its role in facilitating financial transactions for ransomware actors.