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Voyager creditors rejects bonus plan for 38 employees
Voyager creditors have argued that the employees are well compensated and there is no evidence that they want to resign.
Op-ed: Why maximalists are wrong — the future is cross-chain
One blockchain to rule them all?
Research: On-chain Bitcoin metrics suggest the bottom is not in
On-chain analysis suggests the price of Bitcoin may fall lower than the $17,700 local bottom reached in June.
Largest Ethereum miner, Ethermine, stops processing sanctioned transactions
Ethermine is no longer processing blocks that include Tornado Cash transactions creating censorship at a protocol level
Research: What happens to our assets in a stagflationary environment? Will smart money eventually move into BTC?
Overvalued property, overbought equities, and negative real yield bonds are all heading into a stagflationary period that could last up to several years — and push many investors into Bitcoin.
Aztec responds to claims FTX froze user funds for interacting with the protocol
Also documented by Wu Blockchain, the accusations of FTX users having their accounts frozen came from a series of tweets from a handful of accounts.
Cardano developer reveals bug in node version 1.35.2
Dean said the "rushing" of the Vasil hard fork makes him uneasy, saying the Cardano network was close to hitting a "nuclear rock."
FTX backtracks on FDIC insurance but fails to delete all references
FTX President Brett Harrison deleted a tweet referencing FDIC insurance yet missed another reference as SBF gets involved
FDIC sends 5 companies, including FTX.US, cease and desist letters for making false statements about deposit insurance
The FDIC demanded that the companies, their officers and employees abstain from alluding to any presence of FDIC deposit insurance at certain exchanges or their own platforms.
FTX users complain about fund freezes after interacting with privacy protocol Aztec Network
Privacy protocols might be under increased scrutiny, as some users have reported that FTX allegedly froze funds of those who interacted with the Aztec Network.
Godfather of Crypto expresses concerns over current state of blockchain privacy
David Chaum has been working with cryptography longer than anyone in our industry and he is not happy with the state of privacy in blockchain
The Nexo Booster is bringing leverage trading to Nexo
The Nexo Booster brings leverage trading to the platform, enabling users to buy up to 3x the amount of the asset they want.
Nigeria’s CBDC eNaira records $10M in transaction since October
Over 270,000 users actively used the Nigeria's eNaira CBDC since its launch and have completed transactions worth $10 million.
REX – A new kind of blockchain investment optimized to create passive income
REX a staking token, with smart contracts offering advanced and extended staking functions. All of this to make staking management easier, more flexible, and fully decentralized.
El Salvador’s US Ambassador credits Bitcoin with reversal of social decline
Bitcoin is credited with boosting vistors to El Salvador and generating more money than the current unrealized loss on BTC holdings.