The latest Bitcoin, DeFi, NFTs and web3 news from CryptoSlate.
The case against BlackRock’s foray into Bitcoin
Institutional investors are generally seen as good for cryptocurrency, bringing benefits such as added legitimacy and capital inflow. But there is growing acknowledgment that this comes at a price.
Twitter influencer Hodlonaut drums up support ahead of Craig Wright trial
Magnus Granath, AKA @Hodlonaut, brought legal proceedings against Craig Wright for a trial starting September 12.
Crypto markets plunge as Euro trading hours start, Bitcoin loses support at $22,000
Crypto markets sell-off amid unknown factors at this time.
September 14 may be the biggest day in the history of the internet
The day Ethereum merges to proof-of-sake may be the most important moment for the future of the internet
Cosmoverse is bringing the best of the Cosmos ecosystem to Latin America
CryptoSlate spoke to Juri Maibaum and Fabian Klauder, the co-founders of Cosmoverse, to find out more about the upcoming Cosmoverse conference in Medellin, Colombia.
How to put together a global Web3 event with EthCC organizer Bettina Boon Falleur
CryptoSlate caught Bettina Boon Falleaur, organizer of EthCC, to discuss one of the most iconic conferences in web3.
Ripple and Travelex partner up to launch crypto payments in Brazil
The duo will spread Ripple's On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) solution in Brazil to offer instant cross-border payments in crypto.
A new blockchain search engine Ora emerges from Solana hackathon
Ora helps bring crypto down to non-tech savvy by allowing users to search on-chain data using natural language.
Binance CEO CZ lashes out at Chinese media, The Block for spreading FUD
Binance's CEO posted a thread explaining that the major Chinese news site 163 was spreading FUD via fake news, just like the global crypto news site Block also did three years ago.
Tether to issue monthly attestation reports with new accounting firm BDO Italia
USDT issuer Tether is working with BDO Italia to increase its transparency by publishing monthly attestation reports.
Huobi exited HUSD stablecoin deal before token depegged below $0.8
Huobi exchange claims it exited its stake in HUSD stablecoin since April, as liquidity crisis forces the stablecoin below $0.8.
Ripple’s community turns on Vitalik Buterin over XRP tweet
Ripple CTO David Schwartz said Bitcoin and Ethereum were securities, with other community members poking fun at ETH gas fees.
South Korea to block 16 unregistered foreign crypto exchanges
South Korean government officials say the foreign exchanges could be used to carry out money laundering acts and their users’ data are not safe.
Algorand leads quantum-proof technology with development of Falcon
John Woods, CTO at the Algorand Foundation, said Falcon signatures will roll out across several applications starting with "State Proofs."
Celer Network cBridge resumes operation after suffering DNS exploit
Celer Network has confirmed its cBridge is safe for use after shutting it down on August 17 due to a DNS exploit that claimed $240,000 of user funds