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Crypto miners strike gold in Oklahoma as state introduces new tax incentives
The state of Oklahoma has embarked on an ambitious plan to attract miners.
Australia continues regulation drive with new policy targeting crypto and financial influencers
A 2021 survey in Australia revealed that 33% of Australian citizens follow a financial influencer.
UK begins campaign to become crypto “world leader” with an NFT
Britain has announced plans to mint an NFT and begin work on the regulation of stablecoins and other cryptocurrencies.
Crypto.com’s latest partnership to enable crypto payments at 170 merchants in Australia
More than 170 merchants in South Australia will be able to accept crypto payments starting in July.
Axie Infinity Ronin bridge hacker moved 2000 ETH to the Tornado Cash tumbler
The money stolen from the Ronin bridge has started to move, according to on-chain data. A portion of 1000 ETH has been moved to another address, and 2000 ETH has been moved to the Tornado Cash mixing service.
Allegations Alameda Research is manipulating $WAVES shut down as ‘bullshit conspiracy’
An address linked to Alameda Research shows borrowing and selling activity which some say is responsible for the $WAVES downturn — a claim denied by its CEO.
Particlon whitelist giveaway and AMA Monday 4th April, 3.30 GMT
Charged Particles founders will be joining Cryptoslate for an exclusive AMA on Twitter Spaces to talk about their upcoming generative NFT drop, Particlon.
3AIR – The token that helps Africa
3air has begun the final round of its public presale - Live from March 31st to April 7th.
Op-ed: Is proof of stake redeeming blockchain, or ruining it?
As sustainability becomes a larger priority among miners, Proof of Stake has become an more attractive option when compared to Proof of Work, but is it a better alternative?
Bitcoin mining network difficulty reaches new all-time high
Although Bitcoin mining difficulty is rising, the network hash rate has yet to see an increase.
Ukraine raises over $600K via NFT sales to rebuild cultural sites
Ukraine intends to use the proceeds from its NFT sales to rebuild museums, theatres and other cultural and heritage sites that have been destroyed amid its war with Russia.
Billions advised to update Chrome browser — especially crypto users
Earlier this week, Arthur_0x, the founder of DeFiance Capital and a known crypto whale announced via Twitter that his crypto wallet had been hacked causing him to lose over $1.5 million USD in tokens and NFTs.
Why this framework may serve as the ultimate seal of approval for NFTs
Amid increasing concerns for safety in the NFT industry, Trusted Execution Environments presents itself as a Framework to ease these issues. But what are they? and why can they help?
Washing crypto is a problem as exploiter gets away with $15 million
Inverse Finance today was drained as an attacker made off with $15 million in crypto before washing it through Tornado Cash.
Will Indonesia’s decision to tax crypto stifle local adoption?
Indonesia will impose a 0.1% Value Added Tax that will be deductible at the source on all crypto transactions in the country.