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Changelly Launches New App for Cryptocurrency Swapping

Changelly Launches New App for Cryptocurrency Swapping

Changelly, a leading in cryptocurrency swaps has released a new app for both Android and iOS users.

Ziglu Mobile Banking App Makes Cryptocurrency Easy for Everyone

Ziglu Mobile Banking App Makes Cryptocurrency Easy for Everyone

Ziglu, the first UK regulated cryptocurrency bank, has launched its platform app after successfully completing its testing phase.

Coffee Origin Traceability Propelled by Blockchain App

Coffee Origin Traceability Propelled by Blockchain App

The traceability of coffee origin is set to be propelled through blockchain technology. For instance, a blockchain-enabled app known as 'Thank My Farmer' seeks to avail information about this to various consumers, such as millennials.

MediLiVes Healthcare Platform Launches App

MediLiVes Healthcare Platform Launches App

MediLiVes, the innovative healthcare platform based on AI and Blockchain technology, is to launch its App on Saturday 16th November in London. MediLiVes is disrupting the USD 10 million diagnostic industry by partnering medical practitioners and patients on a single digital platform.

Bakkt Cash Integrated Directly with Starbucks Payment App

Bakkt Cash Integrated Directly with Starbucks Payment App

Bakkt President Adam White has announced the Bakkt Cash integration with the Starbuck mobile app.

Data-Hungry: Official Trump 2020 Election App Collects User Data of Voters

Data-Hungry: Official Trump 2020 Election App Collects User Data of Voters

US president Donald Trump’s campaign app “Official Trump 2020 App” raised a lot of skepticism, as it has been uncovered that the election app collected mast amounts of sensitive information on his voters.

Crypto User Scammed Out of $20,000 on Fake Uniswap App

Crypto User Scammed Out of $20,000 on Fake Uniswap App

A user has lost $20K after placing his private key backup phrase in a fake Uniswap mobile app available on the Google Play store.

TikTok and WeChat Get Banned From United States App Stores

TikTok and WeChat Get Banned From United States App Stores

From Sunday, TikTok and WeChat will no longer be available for download in United States App stores.

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Considers Creating App Store After Google Demands 30% Cut

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Considers Creating App Store After Google Demands 30% Cut

Ethereum founder, Vitalik Buterin considers competing with Google Play and Apple's App stores dominance.

Signal Messaging App Now Accepts Bitcoin and Ether Donations

Signal Messaging App Now Accepts Bitcoin and Ether Donations

Signal messaging app, which offers end-to-end encryption, has begun to accept cryptocurrency donations that will be used to support the platform.

MediLiVes Launches Unique Healthcare App in London

MediLiVes Launches Unique Healthcare App in London

MediLiVes, the innovative healthcare platform based on AI and Blockchain technology, launched its App on Saturday 16th November in London. MediLiVes is disrupting the USD 10 million diagnostic industry by partnering with medical practitioners and patients on a single digital platform.

UK Fintech Firm Mode Launches Bitcoin Banking App Enhancing Mass Consumer Accessibility

UK Fintech Firm Mode Launches Bitcoin Banking App Enhancing Mass Consumer Accessibility

London-based fintech company Mode has announced that it has unveiled its Bitcoin banking app to advance user experience.

Crypto.com Introduces WAPP Program, Following its Protocol Breach

Crypto.com Introduces WAPP Program, Following its Protocol Breach

Crypto.com has announced a new set of initiatives to combat possible hacks on its users in the future and also to protect them.

Facebook Faces New Hurdles as Brazil’s Central Bank Suspends New WhatsApp Mobile Payment Service

Facebook Faces New Hurdles as Brazil’s Central Bank Suspends New WhatsApp Mobile Payment Service

Brazil’s central bank has suspended WhatsApp’s payments feature in the country. The newly-launched system allows users of Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp instant messaging service to send money via chat.

Google Cloud and Polygon Labs partner for Ethereum scaling

Google Cloud and Polygon Labs partner for Ethereum scaling

Google Cloud will provide framework and developer tools to aid Polygon Labs’ Ethereum scaling protocol. The partnership aims to streamline developer integration for decentralized applications on Polygon.

Binance.US Appoints Ant Group Executive to Succeed Former CEO Brian Brooks

Binance.US Appoints Ant Group Executive to Succeed Former CEO Brian Brooks

Binance.US has finally hired former Ant Group Executive Brian Shroder as the next CEO to take over the role that Brian Brooks left.

BNB Chain: Driving the Next Billion User Revolution in Web3, NFTs, and the Metaverse – An Exclusive Interview

BNB Chain: Driving the Next Billion User Revolution in Web3, NFTs, and the Metaverse – An Exclusive Interview

Discover BNB Chain's strategy for onboarding 1 billion Web3 users, bridging the decentralized tech gap, managing transaction costs, and future platform developments in our exclusive interview.

Top 10 Dapps on Ethereum Network Surpass 1 Million Daily Users

Top 10 Dapps on Ethereum Network Surpass 1 Million Daily Users

The top 10 decentralized applications on the Ethereum network have hit 1,017,760 daily active wallet users, according to data analytics company DappRadar.

Cardano ADA Q2 2023: Dapp Transactions Up 49%, TVL Increases 9.7%

Cardano ADA Q2 2023: Dapp Transactions Up 49%, TVL Increases 9.7%

Cardano's Q2 2023 report by Messari shows a 49% rise in daily dapp transactions and a 9.7% increase in TVL.

Argent Crypto Intends to Build a Super App for Web3 with New $40m Funding

Argent Crypto Intends to Build a Super App for Web3 with New $40m Funding

Argent, a London-based crypto wallet service provider wants to build a Super app that will serve as the go-to hub for all things crypto, including Web3.0, DeFi, DAOs and NFTs.

US Fed denies Custodia Bank membership over crypto concerns

US Fed denies Custodia Bank membership over crypto concerns

The US Federal Reserve has denied Custodia Bank's membership application due to concerns over its involvement in the crypto industry. The Fed cited heightened illicit finance and safety and soundness risks, as well as a lack of a sufficient risk-management framework for its proposed cryptoasset-related activities. The bank is also prohibited from running crypto-related services if accepted as a member.

Coinbase Launches Crypto Transactions via WhatsApp, Telegram, and Other Messaging Platforms

Coinbase Launches Crypto Transactions via WhatsApp, Telegram, and Other Messaging Platforms

Coinbase introduces a new feature in its Wallet app, allowing users to send crypto via WhatsApp, Telegram, and other platforms with no fees and instant settlement.

Judge Denies Telegram's Appeal to Issue Grams to Non-US Entities, Says it's Too Late to Question SEC Jurisdiction

Judge Denies Telegram's Appeal to Issue Grams to Non-US Entities, Says it's Too Late to Question SEC Jurisdiction

US Federal Judge P. Kevin Castel has denied Telegram’s request to issue its Gram tokens to overseas investors.

Lemonade to Offer Blockchain-Powered Climate Insurance for Farmers in Emerging Markets

Lemonade to Offer Blockchain-Powered Climate Insurance for Farmers in Emerging Markets

American insurance company Lemonade has revealed the formation of Lemonade Crypto Climate Coalition which will offer blockchain-enabled climate insurance to the most vulnerable farmers across the globe.

Twitter Is Developing a Crypto Division to Examine Decentralized Apps

Twitter Is Developing a Crypto Division to Examine Decentralized Apps

Twitter says the establishment of a new crypto team that will be tasked with examining the potential of decentralized apps.

Solana Introduces Web3 Mobile Phone Saga

Solana Introduces Web3 Mobile Phone Saga

Solana Labs subsidiary Solana Mobile has announced the launch of the mobile phone "Saga" set for launch in 2023.

Apple Faces Major Complaint for Tracking Code that Allegedly Violates EU Privacy Regulations

Apple Faces Major Complaint for Tracking Code that Allegedly Violates EU Privacy Regulations

A complaint that alleges that Apple’s Identifier for Advertisers code (IDFA) is a privacy breach going against European laws has been filed.

Anthropic Welcomes Jay Kreps to Board of Directors

Anthropic Welcomes Jay Kreps to Board of Directors

Jay Kreps joins Anthropic's Board, bringing expertise in tech growth.

GitHub Cuts iOS App Testing Time by 60% with New Runner Features

GitHub Cuts iOS App Testing Time by 60% with New Runner Features

GitHub significantly reduces iOS app testing time using Apple Silicon runners.

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Discusses Tackling Crypto Crimes on Podcast

LA County Sheriff's Deputy Discusses Tackling Crypto Crimes on Podcast

Tony Moore discusses crypto crimes and law enforcement's evolving methods.

SAP and NVIDIA Unveil Advanced AI Capabilities at Sapphire Orlando

SAP and NVIDIA Unveil Advanced AI Capabilities at Sapphire Orlando

SAP and NVIDIA announce new AI solutions for enterprise applications at Sapphire Orlando.

DeStore Highlights Success with Astar(ASTR) dApp Staking Program

DeStore Highlights Success with Astar(ASTR) dApp Staking Program

DeStore shares insights on Astar's dApp staking program and the future of tokenized assets.

Astar (ASTR) Network Releases Comprehensive dApp Staking v3 User Guide

Astar (ASTR) Network Releases Comprehensive dApp Staking v3 User Guide

Astar Network unveils detailed guide for dApp Staking v3, covering staking, rewards, and token management.

OpenAI and Apple Forge Partnership to Integrate ChatGPT

OpenAI and Apple Forge Partnership to Integrate ChatGPT

OpenAI and Apple announce a collaboration to integrate ChatGPT into Apple platforms.

Bitfinex Releases Mobile App Update Version 6.20.0 with Enhanced Features

Bitfinex Releases Mobile App Update Version 6.20.0 with Enhanced Features

Bitfinex has rolled out Version 6.20.0 of its mobile app, introducing new features and improvements, including an updated P/L share view and enhanced balance overview.

Blast API Enhances IOTA EVM with Reliable Endpoints

Blast API Enhances IOTA EVM with Reliable Endpoints

Blast API integrates IOTA EVM, offering reliable and powerful endpoints for dApps, ensuring fast and accessible interaction, and supporting global crypto adoption.

Oracle APEX AI Assistant Revolutionizes Enterprise App Development with Natural Language

Oracle APEX AI Assistant Revolutionizes Enterprise App Development with Natural Language

Oracle introduces AI innovations in Oracle APEX, enabling natural language-based development for enterprise applications, simplifying complex coding tasks.

ElevenLabs Introduces Reader App for Text-to-Speech on the Go

ElevenLabs Introduces Reader App for Text-to-Speech on the Go

ElevenLabs launches the Reader App, allowing users to listen to any text content with high-quality voices, enhancing accessibility and convenience.

Comprehensive Guide to Token Swapping on GalaChain via GalaSwap

Comprehensive Guide to Token Swapping on GalaChain via GalaSwap

Learn how to use GalaSwap for seamless token swapping on the GalaChain network. Follow this detailed guide to create and find offers easily.

Ensuring Security: How to Access, Backup, and Restore Your World App Account

Ensuring Security: How to Access, Backup, and Restore Your World App Account

Learn how to troubleshoot issues and ensure your World App account is securely backed up and restorable, according to Worldcoin (WLD).

Comprehensive Guide to Launching a dApp on Injective

Comprehensive Guide to Launching a dApp on Injective

Learn how to launch a decentralized application (dApp) on Injective, from installing injectived to deploying smart contracts and building a frontend.

Gala Games Launches Treasure Tapper: A New Token-Rewarding Clicker Game

Gala Games Launches Treasure Tapper: A New Token-Rewarding Clicker Game

Gala Games introduces Treasure Tapper, a Telegram-based clicker game rewarding users with free $TREZ tokens. Tap your way to exciting rewards and join the community fun.

OKX Wallet Integrates Solana Blinks for Enhanced DApp Interaction

OKX Wallet Integrates Solana Blinks for Enhanced DApp Interaction

OKX Wallet has integrated Solana Blinks, enabling users to interact with DApps on Solana directly via Twitter.

Bitfarms Appoints Ben Gagnon as New CEO to Drive Future Growth

Bitfarms Appoints Ben Gagnon as New CEO to Drive Future Growth

Bitfarms Ltd. has appointed Ben Gagnon as the new CEO, effective immediately. Gagnon, previously Chief Mining Officer, aims to expand and diversify the company's operations.

Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Appoints Colin Pou as New CEO

Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Appoints Colin Pou as New CEO

The Hong Kong Mortgage Corporation Limited (HKMC) has appointed Colin Pou Hak Wan as the new CEO, effective December 2024, succeeding Raymond LC Li.

Anthropic Launches Claude 3.5 Sonnet Android App with Advanced AI Features

Anthropic Launches Claude 3.5 Sonnet Android App with Advanced AI Features

Anthropic releases the Claude Android app, featuring the powerful Claude 3.5 Sonnet model, available for free across all plans.

ElevenLabs Brings Iconic Voices to Life with New Reader App

ElevenLabs Brings Iconic Voices to Life with New Reader App

ElevenLabs partners with estates of Judy Garland, James Dean, Burt Reynolds, and Sir Laurence Olivier to bring their voices to its Reader App.

Treasure Tapper Unveils New Daily Reward Feature to Enhance User Experience

Treasure Tapper Unveils New Daily Reward Feature to Enhance User Experience

Treasure Tapper introduces a new Daily Reward feature, allowing users to claim coins daily and prepare for upcoming game-enhancing upgrades.

Bitfinex Rolls Out Mobile App Update Version 6.21.0 with Key Improvements

Bitfinex Rolls Out Mobile App Update Version 6.21.0 with Key Improvements

Bitfinex has released Version 6.21.0 of its mobile app, introducing general improvements, new features, and several critical fixes.

SFC to Launch New Online Application System for Investment Products

SFC to Launch New Online Application System for Investment Products

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) will introduce a new online application and submission system for investment products, enhancing efficiency and user experience.

Treasure Tapper Introduces QUESTS: Unlock Rewards with New Items and Experiences

Treasure Tapper Introduces QUESTS: Unlock Rewards with New Items and Experiences

Treasure Tapper's latest expansion, QUESTS, allows players to unlock luxurious items and exotic locations to boost their rewards. Tokens will soon be minted on the TON blockchain.

Gala Games Introduces New Features and Updates to Treasure Tapper

Gala Games Introduces New Features and Updates to Treasure Tapper

Gala Games unveils exciting updates and features for Treasure Tapper, its free Telegram mini app game, enhancing user engagement and rewards.

ElevenLabs Launches AI-Powered Reader App on Android

ElevenLabs Launches AI-Powered Reader App on Android

ElevenLabs introduces its AI-powered Reader App on Android, offering high-quality voice narration for texts. Available now in the US, UK, and Canada.

Gala Games Introduces Morse Code Challenges in Treasure Tapper for Daily Rewards

Gala Games Introduces Morse Code Challenges in Treasure Tapper for Daily Rewards

Gala Games' Treasure Tapper now features a 'Daily Code' challenge using Morse code. Players can solve daily clues to win 1M Coins.

Polkadot Developer Parity Technologies Reportedly Cuts Over 300 Staff This Week

Polkadot Developer Parity Technologies Reportedly Cuts Over 300 Staff This Week

Parity Technologies lays off over 300 employees amidst a strategic shift towards community-driven operations. The move comes as Polkadot faces ecosystem challenges, including a large upcoming supply event and a seeming lack of demand in parachain auctions. Community members have expressed mixed reactions, and concerns are rising on Polkadot's ability to maintain its market valuation in the medium term.

Crypto Exchange Blockchain.Com Joins Exchanges in Italy

Crypto Exchange Blockchain.Com Joins Exchanges in Italy

Blockchain.com said the registration is an important part of its global plans to provide services across Europe and across the world, as the exchange just get approval from the Italian regulator.

Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Foresees Ether ETF Approval, Critiques SEC's Approach

Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Foresees Ether ETF Approval, Critiques SEC's Approach

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse predicts the approval of an Ether ETF by the SEC, critiquing the commission's approach under Gary Gensler as a political liability and detrimental to the U.S. economy's growth.

Coinbase Launches Crypto Card Connecting with Apple Pay & Google Pay

Coinbase Launches Crypto Card Connecting with Apple Pay & Google Pay

A select group of Coinbase customers can now utilize the firms crypto debit cards to make purchases while earning rebates.

RISC Zero Announces Open Sourcing of Key Technological Innovations

RISC Zero Announces Open Sourcing of Key Technological Innovations

RISC Zero's latest announcement reinforces open-source development ethos and vision for a secure digital world, transforming zero-knowledge cryptography and blockchain technology, enabling developers to create unprecedented solutions.

Caitlin Long's Avanti Crypto Bank Raises $5 Million Funding Round, Inches Closer to Banking Charter Approval

Caitlin Long's Avanti Crypto Bank Raises $5 Million Funding Round, Inches Closer to Banking Charter Approval

Avanti Financial Group, the crypto-focused bank, led by the Caitlin Long University of Wyoming Alumna, has taken another important step towards becoming a chartered crypto bank in the country. Caitlin Long is the founder and CEO of Avanti bank. The crypto bank has raised an angel round worth $5 million from several popular investors in cryptocurrency. The University of Wyoming Foundation led the funding round with partnerships from Malex Enterprises, Lemniscap, Antony Pompliano, Morgan Creek Digital, Blockchain Capital, Madison Paige Ventures, Gary Gigot, Digital Currency Group, Susan B. Anthony, and many others.

Forsage Founders Indicted for Alleged $340 Million "Global Ponzi" Scheme on Ethereum Blockchain

Forsage Founders Indicted for Alleged $340 Million "Global Ponzi" Scheme on Ethereum Blockchain

Oregon's federal grand jury indicted Forsage's founders. "Global Ponzi and pyramid scam" investors lost $340 million on the site.

‘Big Four’ Tech Amazon, Google, Apple & Facebook Grilled During US Antitrust Hearing

‘Big Four’ Tech Amazon, Google, Apple & Facebook Grilled During US Antitrust Hearing

In an antitrust hearing with the Judiciary Committee of US Congress, the CEOs of Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google testified, as a continuation of an unfinished legal conversation with lawmakers.

Global Energy Sector: Blockchain Application to hit $6.29 Billion by 2024

Global Energy Sector: Blockchain Application to hit $6.29 Billion by 2024

BIS Research has presented a new market intelligence report dubbed ‘Global Blockchain in Energy Market - Analysis and Forecast, 2018-2024.’ It reveals that blockchain application in the energy market was worth $518.6 million in 2018 and its value will reach $6.29 billion in 2024.

Coinbase Appoints Marc Andreessen in Management Reshuffle Ahead of Potential IPO

Coinbase Appoints Marc Andreessen in Management Reshuffle Ahead of Potential IPO

Coinbase has made a board reshuffle that sees the additions of Silicon Valley mogul Gokul Rajaram and ventures capitalist Marc Andreessen. The reshuffle comes amid rumor of a potential Coinbase IPO.

Jack Dorsey's Block Appoints MIT's Neha Narula to Board of Directors

Jack Dorsey's Block Appoints MIT's Neha Narula to Board of Directors

Block, Inc., led by Jack Dorsey, has appointed Neha Narula, Director of the Digital Currency Initiative at MIT Media Lab, to its Board of Directors. Narula's expertise in Bitcoin and open source technology aligns with Block's mission of economic empowerment.

Facebook Launches Fintech Product Group F2 to Run Payments Across All its Apps

Facebook Launches Fintech Product Group F2 to Run Payments Across All its Apps

Facebook has expanded its fintech horizons and announced the launch of a new product group dedicated to payments purposes.

Crypto Art Sales are Soaring as Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Market Gains Traction

Crypto Art Sales are Soaring as Non-Fungible Token (NFT) Market Gains Traction

Crypto art being bought and sold as ERC-721 non-fungible tokens (NFT) has been making headlines based on the record-breaking sales being witnessed.

Philcoin Rolls Out Staking Program for Donating Charity

Philcoin Rolls Out Staking Program for Donating Charity

To change the way of charity, Philcoin has established a staking mechanism that will enable users to donate part of their earnings to a charity of their choice within PHILApp.

Korean Government Reportedly Asks Google and Apple to Remove P2E Gaming Apps

Korean Government Reportedly Asks Google and Apple to Remove P2E Gaming Apps

Crackdowns targeting blockchain and cryptocurrency affiliated entities are taking a new twist in South Korea as the government has started blocking play-2-earn (P2E) gaming apps.

Circle Launches Native USDC on Polygon

Circle Launches Native USDC on Polygon

Circle has natively integrated USDC on the Polygon PoS network, enabling direct access for users and developers. This move phases out the need for bridged USDC.e, providing a more stable and straightforward means for transactions on the network. The development is anticipated to foster numerous use cases, enhancing the overall ecosystem.

Indonesia to Launch State-Backed Crypto Exchange by Mid-2023

Indonesia to Launch State-Backed Crypto Exchange by Mid-2023

Indonesia plans to launch a state-backed crypto exchange by mid-2023 to promote a more secure and transparent market, with greater regulatory oversight and investor protection.

wBTC Supply Hits 9-Month Low After Major Burn

wBTC Supply Hits 9-Month Low After Major Burn

The supply of wrapped Bitcoin (wBTC) has hit its lowest point since May 2021 following a significant burn of 11,500 wBTC linked to Celsius. The current total supply of wBTC stands at 164,396, with a monthly growth rate of -7.39%. wBTC is an ERC-20 token that mirrors the value of Bitcoin and is pegged 1:1 with its price. It is managed by the decentralized autonomous organization wBTC DAO.

LINE Messaging App Launches Digital Asset Wallet and Blockchain Platform to Run Dapps and Tokens

LINE Messaging App Launches Digital Asset Wallet and Blockchain Platform to Run Dapps and Tokens

LINE communications app recently launched a new blockchain digital wallet that can be used to manage various crypto assets.

Ethereum Continues to Grow in Use and Price in 2020, But Why?

Ethereum Continues to Grow in Use and Price in 2020, But Why?

If Ethereum can continue to dominate gaming spaces and build on its marketplace, fighting off other platforms in the market, then 2020 could be a significant year for the cryptocurrency. Learn more about why below.

Crypto Entrepreneur Sam Bankman-Fried Faces Judge Over Use of Encrypted Messaging Apps While on Bail

Crypto Entrepreneur Sam Bankman-Fried Faces Judge Over Use of Encrypted Messaging Apps While on Bail

The lawyer representing crypto entrepreneur Sam Bankman-Fried will present a revised bail package to Judge Lewis Kaplan after Kaplan expressed concern about Bankman-Fried's use of encrypted messaging apps while out on bail. The entrepreneur had used Signal to contact former FTX and Alameda colleagues, which led Kaplan to forbid him from using such apps and threaten to revoke his bail privileges if he acted out of order.

US Bitcoin Corp-Hut 8 Merger Progresses Amid Celsius Plan Approval

US Bitcoin Corp-Hut 8 Merger Progresses Amid Celsius Plan Approval

US Bitcoin Corp has secured court approval for its merger with Hut 8 Mining Corp, marking a significant step towards managing its assets and listing on Nasdaq and the Toronto Stock Exchange.

Dapper Labs Raises $18M in Token Sale

Dapper Labs Raises $18M in Token Sale

The team responsible for the crypto-collectibles phenomenon “Crypto Kitties” has just secured an $18 million token sale.

Crypto Debit Card Services Hit Hard as UK Financial Watchdog Suspends Wirecard Subsidiary

Crypto Debit Card Services Hit Hard as UK Financial Watchdog Suspends Wirecard Subsidiary

United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has suspended Wirecard Card Solution Ltd, the Wirecard’s subsidiary responsible for the issuance of Visa crypto debit cards.

Ethereum Blockchain Now Has $2 Billion in Bitcoin as BTC Fever Taking Over DeFi Investors

Ethereum Blockchain Now Has $2 Billion in Bitcoin as BTC Fever Taking Over DeFi Investors

Currently, Ethereum holds more than $2 billion worth of Bitcoin on its blockchain, as investors are getting creative with BTC and anticipating its next bull run.

NFT Platform LÜM Cooperates with 25 World-renowned Musicians to Launch the "Access Pass" NFT

NFT Platform LÜM Cooperates with 25 World-renowned Musicians to Launch the "Access Pass" NFT

U.S.-based music blockchain NFT platform LÜM has announced a partnership with 25 world-renowned musicians to launch the “Access Pass” NFT.

Former FTX CEO ordered not to contact current or former employees

Former FTX CEO ordered not to contact current or former employees

Sam Bankman-Fried cannot contact FTX or Alameda personnel or utilise Signal as part of his bail terms.

MetaMask Launches "Buy Crypto" Feature

MetaMask Launches "Buy Crypto" Feature

MetaMask has launched a new feature allowing users to purchase crypto with fiat currency directly from its Portfolio Dapp. The "Buy Crypto" feature will enable MetaMask users to purchase a wide range of cryptocurrencies using various payment methods, and it takes into account several factors such as user location and local regulations. The funds will then be deposited directly into the user’s MetaMask wallet.

Coinbase Gains FCM Approval for Regulated Crypto Derivatives Access

Coinbase Gains FCM Approval for Regulated Crypto Derivatives Access

Coinbase Financial Markets secures FCM approval, paving the way for regulated crypto derivatives in the US, enhancing trading options but with oversight.

Australian Securities Exchange Partners with VMware to Go Blockchain in 2021

Australian Securities Exchange Partners with VMware to Go Blockchain in 2021

A recent press release shows a new agreement with the NYSE listed companies namely VMware and Digital Asset holding and the ASX for the replacement of the CHESS system by 2021.

Explosive Growth in TON Developer Community: A Comprehensive Analysis

Explosive Growth in TON Developer Community: A Comprehensive Analysis

TON's Q4 2023 Developer Report reveals a 22.8% increase in its developer community, highlighting over 500% growth in active developers and significant advancements in blockchain technology and community engagement.

Polygon Co-Founder Proposes zk-Powered ApeChain

Polygon Co-Founder Proposes zk-Powered ApeChain

A proposal for developing a dedicated Layer-2 chain, ApeChain, to support ApeCoin ecosystem’s growth was made within the ApeCoin DAO community by Sandeep Nailwal of Polygon Labs. The initiative aims to solve scalability issues and promote ApeCoin-integrated projects through a collaborative effort between ApeCoin DAO and Polygon Labs. Estimated at an annual cost of $200,000 funded by ApeCoin DAO, the proposal garnered support as well as raised concerns and queries from the community regarding its financial, technical, and strategic aspects.

World Wide Fund for Nature in the Philippines to Create Blockchain-Powered Fish Traceability App

World Wide Fund for Nature in the Philippines to Create Blockchain-Powered Fish Traceability App

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines has teamed up with UnionBank, a digital wallet, to create a blockchain-powered app dubbed Tracey to offer financial support to local fishers, as well as propel traceability and transparency in the fish supply chain.

Block's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations

Block's Q2 Earnings Beat Expectations

Block, formerly Square, generated $4.4 billion in total revenue in the second quarter of 2022, beating FactSet's average analyst estimate of $4.3 billion.

Usain Bolt Partners with Step App to Propel Healthier World

Usain Bolt Partners with Step App to Propel Healthier World

Usain Bolt, the 8-time Olympic gold medalist and 11-time world champion, has teamed up with Step App to take fitness and exercise a notch higher by incorporating Web3 and the metaverse.

Shiba Inu Shibarium Introduces Wrapped BONE and Hosted Blockscout Explorer

Shiba Inu Shibarium Introduces Wrapped BONE and Hosted Blockscout Explorer

Shibarium has 1 million wallets and near 1 million transactions. It launched a hosted Blockscout explorer and expanded its token bridge to include various tokens. The Wrapped BONE contract has been verified, and Shibarium plans to renounce the Bone contract.

SkyBridge Capital Achieves Record Year with Crypto Investments, Scaramucci Foresees Bright Future for Bitcoin

SkyBridge Capital Achieves Record Year with Crypto Investments, Scaramucci Foresees Bright Future for Bitcoin

Anthony Scaramucci's SkyBridge Capital records its best year in 2023 with a 130% rise in crypto investments, primarily in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Solana. Scaramucci predicts Bitcoin will surpass its all-time high, bolstered by the recent approval of Bitcoin ETFs by the SEC.

Meta Urged to Halt Metaverse App for Minors

Meta Urged to Halt Metaverse App for Minors

Advocacy groups, including Airplay and Common Sense Media, have written to Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg calling for the company to halt its plans to allow minors onto its metaverse app, Horizon Worlds. They argue that Meta must first assess the potential risks of allowing youth on the app, citing concerns around harassment and privacy violations.

DeFi Reaches Record High of $13.7 Billion in Total Value Locked

DeFi Reaches Record High of $13.7 Billion in Total Value Locked

The decentralized finance sector has reached a new all-time high of $13.69 billion in total value locked (TVL).

Ways DeFi is Changing Finance and its Stand in 2020

Ways DeFi is Changing Finance and its Stand in 2020

Decentralized finance (DeFi) is the bridge between traditional centralized currency and decentralized cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum. Here's how it's changing finance.

CertiK Outlines Mobile Blockchain Security Threats and Countermeasures

CertiK Outlines Mobile Blockchain Security Threats and Countermeasures

CertiK discussed security challenges of blockchain technologies on mobile platforms, including malware, insecure wallet apps, and network vulnerabilities, and provided countermeasures like reputable security solutions and regular updates.

Ant Financial Launches OpenChain for China's Small Businesses to Leverage its Enterprise Blockchain Consortium

Ant Financial Launches OpenChain for China's Small Businesses to Leverage its Enterprise Blockchain Consortium

Ant Financial, the parent company of AliPay, has launched OpenChain, a new blockchain platform that gives developers and small and micro enterprises (SMEs) the power to leverage the Chinese blockchain giant’s proprietary blockchain consortium and efficiently and cost effectively deploy smart contracts and create decentralized apps (DApps).

Ethereum Killers: Emerging Smart Contract Platforms to Rival ETH Dominance

Ethereum Killers: Emerging Smart Contract Platforms to Rival ETH Dominance

While Ethereum dominance in decentralized finance (DeFi) cannot be denied, rival smart contract platforms the Ethereum Killers note significant value growth as well.

Crypto is No Longer Men Club as More Female Entering the Space, Study Shows

Crypto is No Longer Men Club as More Female Entering the Space, Study Shows

A study finds more women are participating and investing in this crypto sector, which men no longer dominate in terms of gender.

Block Allows Cash App Users to Gift Bitcoin for the Holidays

Block Allows Cash App Users to Gift Bitcoin for the Holidays

This holiday season, Cash App will enable its users to gift both crypto and stock to other users of the app.

Square’s Cash App Q3 Report Attributes 80% of $2 Billion Revenue to Bitcoin

Square’s Cash App Q3 Report Attributes 80% of $2 Billion Revenue to Bitcoin

Square’s Cash App Q3 report shows that Bitcoin has overtaken all other revenue sources and accounts for 80% of its entire $2 billion third-quarter revenue.

Long-term Dormant Ethereum ICO Participant Activates $3.2 Million Worth of ETH

Long-term Dormant Ethereum ICO Participant Activates $3.2 Million Worth of ETH

An Ethereum ICO participant re-emerged after 8.2 years of inactivity, transferring 2,000 ETH ($3.2 million) to four different addresses on October 21, 2023. Acquired at a mere $620 at the Ethereum Genesis, this move not only underscores Ethereum's substantial price appreciation but also hints at potential market dynamics as long-dormant assets re-enter circulation. The transaction could signal various intents, from cashing out to redistributing or reinvesting the holdings, each with its own set of implications for the Ethereum market.

Africa Blockchain University Partners with YIELD App to Enhance NFT Education

Africa Blockchain University Partners with YIELD App to Enhance NFT Education

African artists are set to be enriched about the value they can get from the booming non-fungible tokens sector.

Metaverse Giants Collaborate to Form DAO Metaverse Alliance

Metaverse Giants Collaborate to Form DAO Metaverse Alliance

Metaverse developers have collaborated to form the DAO Metaverse called "Open Metaverse Alliance for Web3" (OMA3), aiming to provide enterprises with new decentralized business models.

French Payment App Lydia Offers Digital Assets Trading Services

French Payment App Lydia Offers Digital Assets Trading Services

French payment processing app Lydia has now integrated support for digital assets trading to provide an easier way to invest.

Market Watch: Stock vs Crypto Performance, Tesla, Apple, Bitcoin and Ethereum Compared

Market Watch: Stock vs Crypto Performance, Tesla, Apple, Bitcoin and Ethereum Compared

What it the correlation between crypto and the stock market? We analyze Nasdaq, Dow, Apple, Tesla, Microsoft, Bitcoin, Ethereum. Unlimited QE is the most important factor.

Cryptocurrency Detective ZachXBT Uncovers Unusual ETH Withdrawals for MTG Cards

Cryptocurrency Detective ZachXBT Uncovers Unusual ETH Withdrawals for MTG Cards

ZachXBT's analysis of cryptocurrency transactions involving the withdrawal of over 11,200 ETH, equivalent to $25 million, raises questions about the source and intent of these funds.

OKX Joins Forces with Solana Mobile

OKX Joins Forces with Solana Mobile

OKX has partnered with Solana Mobile to integrate its Web3 solutions into the dApp store on the Solana Saga smartphone. This partnership aims to enhance mobile access to Web3 and broaden everyday accessibility to decentralized applications and services.

US Senator Demands Answers from Twitter Over Massive Bitcoin Hack Incident

US Senator Demands Answers from Twitter Over Massive Bitcoin Hack Incident

US senator Josh Hawley has urged Twitter to cooperate with fed agencies and take necessary measures to secure the social media site before the cyber hacking accounts of celebrities, politicians, technology moguls, and major firms in an apparent Bitcoin scam expands further.

Microsoft’s Bill Gates on Big Tech Antitrust Hearing – Government Scrunity Inevitable with Tech Success

Microsoft’s Bill Gates on Big Tech Antitrust Hearing – Government Scrunity Inevitable with Tech Success

Bill Gates discussed the antitrust hearing opposing US congress and Big Tech - Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google (Alphabet) - and gave his input.

Job Cuts at Circle and Dapper Labs: Bear Market Not Over

Job Cuts at Circle and Dapper Labs: Bear Market Not Over

Even the giants are not immune to market pressures. Recent reports have highlighted significant workforce reductions at two major blockchain companies, Circle and Dapper Labs, despite their substantial fundraising successes.

MetaMask Adds Apple Pay Integration, Expands Options for Buying Cryptos

MetaMask Adds Apple Pay Integration, Expands Options for Buying Cryptos

ConsenSys-owned crypto wallet MetaMask announced Tuesday the addition of Apple Pay integration, increasing options for buying cryptocurrencies.

The Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchanges In 2021

The Biggest Cryptocurrency Exchanges In 2021

It can be extremely scary to invest in cryptocurrencies especially for a new time investor due to the constant news they hear about scams.

InfStones aims to simplify ETH staking through Shappella upgrade

InfStones aims to simplify ETH staking through Shappella upgrade

InfStones is offering a new Ethereum validator service that allows users to launch validator nodes for staking with just a few clicks. The platform is targeting both users and institutional investors by providing a simpler way to stake their tokens, with the added benefit of being able to stake less than 32 ETH after the Shappella upgrade. However, there has been a slight decline in Ethereum staking deposits due to regulatory pressure and the upcoming upgrade.

NBA Top Shot Creator Dapper Labs's Flow Launches $725m Blockchain Ecosystem Fund

NBA Top Shot Creator Dapper Labs's Flow Launches $725m Blockchain Ecosystem Fund

NBA Top Shot producer Dapper Labs has announced a $725 million eco-fund for Layer 1 blockchain Flow to help grow the flow ecosystem.

Judge Dismisses Antitrust Suit Against Apple Over Apple Cash

Judge Dismisses Antitrust Suit Against Apple Over Apple Cash

US District Judge has dismissed an antitrust lawsuit targeting Apple, where Venmo and Cash App users claimed Apple Cash had an anti-competitive edge.

UAE Crypto Insights: 72% Investors Lean Towards Bitcoin

UAE Crypto Insights: 72% Investors Lean Towards Bitcoin

The UAE's crypto investors, according to a survey by KuCoin, are overwhelmingly in favor of Bitcoin, highlighting the need for trust, security, and crypto education, as well as a keen interest in blockchain and AI integration, indicating the country's potential as a crypto hub.

Coffee Company to Use IBM Blockchain to Connect Farmers And Consumers

Coffee Company to Use IBM Blockchain to Connect Farmers And Consumers

The J.M. Smucker Company, known as Smucker’s, has announced that blockchain technology will be implemented in their system to trace Colombian coffee beans directly back to their source, all the while enabling consumers to support coffee farmers through the platform.

US Federal Prosecutors Investigate Block Inc. for Compliance Violations

US Federal Prosecutors Investigate Block Inc. for Compliance Violations

US federal prosecutors are conducting an investigation into Block Inc., the fintech company founded by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey. The investigation follows allegations of compliance violations at Block's payment arms, Square and Cash App. A whistleblower has provided documents showing that Block processed transactions for users in countries subject to economic sanctions and facilitated crypto transactions for terrorist groups. The company is accused of failing to address these breaches despite being alerted to them.

Tezos Integrates Harbinger Price Oracle As Network Prepares For DeFi

Tezos Integrates Harbinger Price Oracle As Network Prepares For DeFi

Tezos is taking another step towards decentralized finance (DeFi) with a delegated price feed oracle called Harbinger.

Critical Security Vulnerability in OKX iOS App: CertiK's Urgent Update Advisory

Critical Security Vulnerability in OKX iOS App: CertiK's Urgent Update Advisory

CertiK issued a high-priority alert for OKX iOS app users, urging an immediate update due to a discovered critical RCE vulnerability that poses a serious threat to data and asset security.

Bitcoin Ad in Hong Kong Apple Daily Publication Promotes Bitcoin As Beyond Government Control

Bitcoin Ad in Hong Kong Apple Daily Publication Promotes Bitcoin As Beyond Government Control

In the Hong Kong Apple Daily today, a full-page ad was dedicated to Bitcoin, calling on Hong Kongers to move their wealth beyond the control of “any” government.

Blockchain-based Games Rallied Up 2,000% in One Year, DappRadar’s Latest Report Shows

Blockchain-based Games Rallied Up 2,000% in One Year, DappRadar’s Latest Report Shows

Despite setbacks, blockchain games are dominating in the DApp industry. Sutdy from DappRadar shows blockchain-based games has risen by 2,000% since Q1 of 2021.

Trademark Applications Show Western Union Entering Crypto Space

Trademark Applications Show Western Union Entering Crypto Space

Western Union has registered trademark applications associated with cryptocurrency and related financial instruments.

The Top Dapps to Consider Using in 2020

The Top Dapps to Consider Using in 2020

DApps are a significant shift from traditional apps, majorly due to the underlying principle of decentralization, which drives the whole lifecycle. While traditional apps are controlled by centralized authority, DApps run on a decentralized blockchain. Now, let’s look at some of the top useful DApps that consumers should consider using.

Cash App Introduces Bitcoin Transactions via Lightning Network

Cash App Introduces Bitcoin Transactions via Lightning Network

The payment processing app created by Block Inc, Cash App, has now accepted bitcoin transactions, enabling users to both send and receive Bitcoin via the lightning network.

Celsius May Repay Customers With Wrapped Assets

Celsius May Repay Customers With Wrapped Assets

Executives at Celsius Network are proposing to pay back customers by issuing new wrapped assets to trade on other platforms, a new leaked recording revealed.

Former CTO of Square and Creator of Cash App Dies in San Francisco Stabbing

Former CTO of Square and Creator of Cash App Dies in San Francisco Stabbing

Bob Lee, former CTO of Square and creator of Cash App, died after being stabbed in San Francisco on April 4. The CEO of Abra confirmed the news on Twitter, and Jack Dorsey also expressed his condolences on the decentralized social media platform Nostr.

ZenGo uncovers dApp vulnerability

ZenGo uncovers dApp vulnerability

ZenGo has discovered a security vulnerability called the "red pill attack" in decentralized applications or dApps. The vulnerability allowed malicious dApps to steal user assets using opaque transaction approvals. Many leading vendors, including Coinbase Wallet, were vulnerable to such attacks. ZenGo found that developers took a shortcut in setting "Special Variables" to arbitrary values during simulation, leaving the simulation vulnerable to attack. ZenGo said the fix was straightforward and urged developers to populate vulnerable variables with meaningful values.

Coinbase Supports Apple Pay to Purchase Cryptos and to Integrate with Google Pay

Coinbase Supports Apple Pay to Purchase Cryptos and to Integrate with Google Pay

Coinbase now provides customers with more payment methods for transactions by allowing users to use Apple Pay to purchase cryptocurrency assets on its trading platform.

How Apple Will Advance in Generative AI in 2024

How Apple Will Advance in Generative AI in 2024

Apple's 2024 agenda includes the launch of Vision Pro, advancements in generative AI with iOS 18, and integrating AI across its ecosystem. Emphasizing thoughtful AI integration, Apple navigates generative AI's potential while maintaining its privacy-focused approach.

NFL ALL DAY: Revolutionizing Sports Memorabilia Through NFTs

NFL ALL DAY: Revolutionizing Sports Memorabilia Through NFTs

NFL ALL DAY merges NFL fandom with blockchain, offering a digital platform for collecting and trading NFL moment NFTs.

Bringing Bitcoin to Ethereum: Wrapped Bitcoin Surpasses $1 Billion in Total Value Locked

Bringing Bitcoin to Ethereum: Wrapped Bitcoin Surpasses $1 Billion in Total Value Locked

Decentralized finance (DeFi) keeps booming as one of its Bitcoin tokenization protocols recently skyrocketed by 900% in a span of two months.

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor Says Apple Could Gain $100 Billion More with Bitcoin Investment

MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor Says Apple Could Gain $100 Billion More with Bitcoin Investment

Bitcoin bulls make the case for why Apple will benefit from a Bitcoin investment and an integration of the digital asset on its platforms.

Google Partners With Dapper Labs to Aid the Growth of Web3.0

Google Partners With Dapper Labs to Aid the Growth of Web3.0

Google has inked a multi-year partnership with Dapper Labs to help scale the development of Web3.0.

Report: OKX Ventures Boosts Ecosystem with Investments in Aark Digital, dappOS, and 0xScope

Report: OKX Ventures Boosts Ecosystem with Investments in Aark Digital, dappOS, and 0xScope

OKX Ventures reveals its September investments in Aark Digital, dappOS, and 0xScope, aimed at bolstering the crypto ecosystem covering Layer2 Derivatives, operating protocol, and knowledge graph protocol. These strategic investments are reflective of OKX Ventures’ continuous endeavor to fuel innovation amidst a rapidly evolving crypto landscape.

Facebook Diem Project to Launch USD Stablecoin after Dropping Swiss License Application Plan

Facebook Diem Project to Launch USD Stablecoin after Dropping Swiss License Application Plan

Diem Association is planning to move its main operations from Switzerland to the United States.

NFTs And Crypto Will Benefit From Apple Allowing Third-Party App Stores

NFTs And Crypto Will Benefit From Apple Allowing Third-Party App Stores

Apple will allow third-party app stores on its devices to comply with EU anti-monopolistic rules. EU legislation will compel Apple to allow alternative app stores and applications outside the App Store, benefiting crypto app creators. The EU's Digital Markets Act regulates "gatekeepers" and ensures platforms operate fairly, prompting Apple to expand its ecosystem.

Demand for Zilliqa Blockchain in Play-to-Earn Games Gains Steam

Demand for Zilliqa Blockchain in Play-to-Earn Games Gains Steam

Zilliqa, a public blockchain that offers solutions to decentralized applications (dapps) and enterprises, is emerging as one of the sought-after networks in the esports industry based on notable partnerships.

Georgia Proposes Bill Where Crypto Will be Part of High School Curriculum

Georgia Proposes Bill Where Crypto Will be Part of High School Curriculum

Georgia lawmakers have passed a bill that recommends cryptocurrency to be integrated into the high school curriculum.

OpenAI Suspends ChatGPT Plus Sign-ups Due to Overwhelming Demand

OpenAI Suspends ChatGPT Plus Sign-ups Due to Overwhelming Demand

OpenAI has suspended new ChatGPT Plus premium sign-ups due to high demand, following a DDoS attack at its first development conference. The platform has reached 100 million monthly users in two months.

DappRadar—Redefining Accuracy and Transparency in the State of Dapps

DappRadar—Redefining Accuracy and Transparency in the State of Dapps

Skirmantas Januskas is the CEO and founder of DappRadar a website that lists the best Ethereum Dapps and ranks them by DAU (Daily Active Users) showing the authentic acceptance and usability of Dapps. DappRadar recently added full token tracking for EOS Dapps which has reportedly uncovered that the EOS Dapp ecosystem may be undervalued by 1 billion dollars.

Former Banker Charged with Crypto Investment Fraud

Former Banker Charged with Crypto Investment Fraud

Rashawn Russell, a former investment banker and registered broker, has been charged in federal court for defrauding investors with fake cryptocurrency investments and misappropriating funds to finance his lifestyle.

Cryptocurrency wallet Lumi launches new payment method Apple Pay

Cryptocurrency wallet Lumi launches new payment method Apple Pay

Multi-currency crypto wallet Lumi, which enables the purchase, exchange & storing of digital assets, has added Apple Pay as an available payment method.

Unreleased Version of David Bowie's "Let's Dance" Surfaces as NFT

Unreleased Version of David Bowie's "Let's Dance" Surfaces as NFT

Gala Music, in partnership with Larry Dvoskin and Warner Chappell Music, is set to launch a limited edition collection of NFTs featuring an unreleased version of David Bowie's "Let's Dance." Each NFT will give its owner exclusive access to the song, co-produced with Bowie in 2002, with initial profits going toward charity.

Citcon Partners with Cash App Pay and Afterpay to Enhance E-commerce Payment Solutions

Citcon Partners with Cash App Pay and Afterpay to Enhance E-commerce Payment Solutions

Citcon partners with Cash App Pay and Afterpay to offer e-commerce businesses a range of streamlined payment options. The collaboration aims to simplify the payment process for both merchants and consumers, targeting especially the Millennial and Gen Z demographics.

Binance, CoinMarketCap, BitPay, Coinbase, Paxful Among Android Apps Earmarked by Latest EventBot Malware

Binance, CoinMarketCap, BitPay, Coinbase, Paxful Among Android Apps Earmarked by Latest EventBot Malware

Cybereason, a US-based cybersecurity company, has detected an Android malware dubbed EventBot that has been targeting money transfer and banking apps. Coinbase, Bitpay, CoinMarketCap, Binance, Mycelium Wallet, Bitcoin.com, Paxful, and CoinGecko are among a list of Android cryptocurrency wallets and applications whose security might be compromised as they are in the vicinity of this malware.

Coinbase Poaches Facebook’s Former Head of Product to be New CMO

Coinbase Poaches Facebook’s Former Head of Product to be New CMO

Coinbase has hired Facebook’s former head of brand and product marketing, Kate Rouch, as its new chief marketing officer.

The Importance of NFTs in the Web3 industry

The Importance of NFTs in the Web3 industry

NFT token sales increased 67.57% to 101 million last year. DappRadar's Web3 adoption analysis found huge transaction growth in the Solana and ImmutableX ecosystems.

CertiK: Crypto Social Media Scams Surge

CertiK: Crypto Social Media Scams Surge

CertiK discusses the growing threat of crypto scams on social media, citing a FTC report revealing over $1 billion lost in the 18 months leading to June 2022, with nearly half coming from social media interactions. It suggests preventive measures like hardware wallets and smart contract security audits.

STEPN Commits to Donate $100,000 Monthly towards Carbon Removal

STEPN Commits to Donate $100,000 Monthly towards Carbon Removal

Move-to-earn Web3 running application STEPN has made a commitment to donate $100,000 monthly towards carbon removal as part of its Earth Day goals.

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Sues Google and YouTube Over Fraudulent Bitcoin Scam Videos

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Sues Google and YouTube Over Fraudulent Bitcoin Scam Videos

Legal team for Steve Wozniak, co-founder of tech powerhouse Apple, announced a lawsuit against YouTube and their parent company Google alleging that the media companies failed to take down fraudulent videos that impersonated Wozniak to drive Bitcoin funds.

Minima Launches Crypto Payment App with Minipay As Pilot Partner

Minima Launches Crypto Payment App with Minipay As Pilot Partner

Minima and Minipay’s NFC technology will allow retailers and businesses to incorporate new crypto payment rails and accept, process, and settle digital asset transactions instantly from customers.

Kenanga Investment Bank Collaborates with Ant Group to Launch Crypto-based Applications

Kenanga Investment Bank Collaborates with Ant Group to Launch Crypto-based Applications

Kenanga will introduce an app that enables customers to crypto trading and portfolio management. Reportedly, the app could be launched in early 2023.

Fetch.ai Enhances Web3 Adoption after Onboarding 40,000 New Users

Fetch.ai Enhances Web3 Adoption after Onboarding 40,000 New Users

Fetch.ai’s push to a Web3-driven digital economy gained steam after onboarding 40,000 unique and active users from Get My Slice (GMS), a leading consumer-centered data marketplace.

Andreessen Horowitz Names New York Stock Exchange’s Top Regulator to Head Its Cryptocurrency Unit

Andreessen Horowitz Names New York Stock Exchange’s Top Regulator to Head Its Cryptocurrency Unit

Andreessen Horowitz venture capital firm hires the current head of the New York Stock exchange (NYSE)’s regulatory unit.

Sam Bankman-Fried's Lawyers Reach Agreement with Federal Prosecutors

Sam Bankman-Fried's Lawyers Reach Agreement with Federal Prosecutors

Sam Bankman-Fried may still use non-encrypted texting and phone services, save WhatsApp, which he can use under supervision.

Binance  Web3 Wallet Enhances Crypto Accessibility with Solana (SOL) Integration

Binance Web3 Wallet Enhances Crypto Accessibility with Solana (SOL) Integration

Binance's Web3 Wallet now supports Solana, allowing users to manage tokens and access dApps directly, boosting the interoperability and utility of its platform.

Ethereum—The Whole Forking History

Ethereum—The Whole Forking History

Ethereum is the second most recognizable name in the cryptocurrency and blockchain space, next to Bitcoin. Ethereum was created to overcome the limitations of Bitcoin, which is essentially just a system for decentralized money, and push the boundaries of blockchain technology and decentralization. Like Bitcoin, it is supported by a peer-to-peer node network, meaning that it is essentially a decentralized server run by a vast number of computers with no central administrator or intermediary.

US Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Ban on TikTok Downloads

US Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Ban on TikTok Downloads

A federal US judge granted an injunction request against the Trump Administration’s order to ban TikTok downloads across all US app stores.

Federal Judge Refuses to Consolidate Class-Action Lawsuits Against FTX Exchange

Federal Judge Refuses to Consolidate Class-Action Lawsuits Against FTX Exchange

A federal judge has denied a request to consolidate five proposed class-action lawsuits against the bankrupt crypto exchange FTX. The plaintiffs, including Julie Papadakis, Michael Elliott Jessup, Stephen Pierce, Elliott Lam, and Russell Hawkins, accuse former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and other executives of misappropriating assets. While all the plaintiffs are pursuing Bankman-Fried, the cases also involve various other defendants, including outside auditors and exchange promoters. The judge pointed out that not all defendants had the opportunity to respond yet, and there's no need to consolidate before hearing their side.

Blockchain Technology and the Gig Economy Will Propel Better Work Choices with more Flexibility

Blockchain Technology and the Gig Economy Will Propel Better Work Choices with more Flexibility

According to a report commissioned by Appjobs and Vinter, blockchain technology and the gig economy’s growth will reshape how people live and work in the future.

Australia Announces 'Token Swap' Campaign to Accelerate Crypto Regulation

Australia Announces 'Token Swap' Campaign to Accelerate Crypto Regulation

Australian federal government will implement a “token mapping” exercise to inform future regulation of the country’s crypto assets, laying the groundwork for “determining how crypto assets and related services should be regulated.”

The Dapp of 2019? How MakerDAO Took Charge of the DeFi Field

The Dapp of 2019? How MakerDAO Took Charge of the DeFi Field

The MakerDao project is the contemporary success story for decentralized finance (DeFi). DappRadar has tagged Maker as the most influential Dapp of the year and the driving force behind the entire DeFi ecosystem.

Blockchain Gaming is Having a market caps increment

Blockchain Gaming is Having a market caps increment

The research also found that top gaming token market capitalization rose 122% in January.

Microsoft Unveils Free Copilot AI App for Android, Featuring GPT-4 and Challenging Paid Alternatives

Microsoft Unveils Free Copilot AI App for Android, Featuring GPT-4 and Challenging Paid Alternatives

Microsoft's Copilot AI app for Android, incorporating GPT-4, challenges paid alternatives with advanced text and image capabilities, enhancing the Microsoft ecosystem and preparing for an iOS version.

Total NFT Sales Hit $25B in 2021

Total NFT Sales Hit $25B in 2021

The explosion in popularity of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) topped its sales to some $25 billion in 2021, data from market tracker DappRadar shows.

Cardano to Launch ERC-20 Converter and Cross-Chain Communication for Interoperability Between Networks Including Bitcoin

Cardano to Launch ERC-20 Converter and Cross-Chain Communication for Interoperability Between Networks Including Bitcoin

Cardano founder and IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson recently announced in his YouTube video that the current roadmap for the Shelley hard fork will be going according to plan, scheduled on July 29, 2020.

Laser Digital Secures In-Principal Approval from Abu Dhabi Global Market

Laser Digital Secures In-Principal Approval from Abu Dhabi Global Market

Laser Digital, Nomura's digital asset subsidiary, has received In-Principal Approval from Abu Dhabi Global Market's Financial Services Regulatory Authority. The approval allows the company to offer broker-dealer and asset management services in the UAE, subject to fulfilling specific conditions.

Despite Price Battery, Bitcoin Still Ranks as One of the World’s Most Valuable Assets

Despite Price Battery, Bitcoin Still Ranks as One of the World’s Most Valuable Assets

Is Bitcoin still in line to rank above Gold as the world's most valuable asset by market cap?

US Senator Challenges Apple and Google about Fraudulent Crypto Apps

US Senator Challenges Apple and Google about Fraudulent Crypto Apps

Cryptocurrency scams remain a serious problem. U.S. Senator. Sherrod Brown requests app store operators, including Apple and Google, to crack down on the problem.

Applied Blockchain Refinances $15M Credit Facility from a North Dakota-based Bank

Applied Blockchain Refinances $15M Credit Facility from a North Dakota-based Bank

U.S. bitcoin mining company Applied Blockchain, Inc has announced that it has entered into a credit agreement with a North Dakota-based bank for a $15 million loan that will expand its crypto mining operations to take advantage of opportunities emerging in the current bear market

Blockchain in Fintech Sector Expected to Hit $31.4B by 2030

Blockchain in Fintech Sector Expected to Hit $31.4B by 2030

Blockchain in the FinTech market is anticipated to reach $31.4 billion by 2030, given that the penetration of this cutting-edge technology in the financial industry has boosted app-based operations.

BlockApps Raises $41m in Series B Funding

BlockApps Raises $41m in Series B Funding

Blockchain services company BlockApps announced that it has raised $41 million in Series B funding.

Worldcoin Project Launches: Aiming to Democratize Economic Opportunity in the Age of AI

Worldcoin Project Launches: Aiming to Democratize Economic Opportunity in the Age of AI

Worldcoin Foundation launches project to democratize economic opportunity in the AI era. The protocol includes World ID, Worldcoin token (WLD), and World App.

Court Approves Voyager Digital's Acquisition by Binance.US

Court Approves Voyager Digital's Acquisition by Binance.US

The US District Court rejected the government's appeal to halt Binance.US's acquisition of bankrupt brokerage company Voyager Digital. The court confirmed its prior approval of Voyager Digital's Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan, which involves selling assets to Binance.US to repay customers. The court also allowed Binance.US to issue repayment tokens to impacted Voyager customers, despite objections by the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

Celsius Network's Disclosure Statement Gets Court Approval

Celsius Network's Disclosure Statement Gets Court Approval

Celsius Network's Disclosure Statement approved by NY Bankruptcy Court. Fahrenheit, LLC selected as winning bidder in May 2023 auction. Voting on Chapter 11 Plan set for Sep 22, 2023.

DappRadar—What is the Dapp of 2019?

DappRadar—What is the Dapp of 2019?

In the second part of our exclusive interview with Skirmantis Januskas, CEO and Founder, DappRadar - we discuss Ethereum’s transition to proof-of-stake, the growing Dapp ecosystem and the DeFi revolution instigated by MakerDao.

STEPN Integrates Apple Music into Web3 App

STEPN Integrates Apple Music into Web3 App

Apple and STEPN have collaborated to integrate Apple Music into the STEPN app, marking a second milestone following the Apple Pay integration. This move signifies the growing acceptance of Web3 apps and a step towards bridging the Web2 and Web3 divide, enhancing user experience, and signaling future collaborations between traditional and decentralized tech platforms.

Stock Trading App Public.com Takes Aim at Rival Robinhood With New Crypto Service Launch

Stock Trading App Public.com Takes Aim at Rival Robinhood With New Crypto Service Launch

Public.com, an emerging stock-trading and ETF trading app, plans to make a play for unveiling its new cryptocurrency offerings, which could come as soon as the next few weeks.

Chinese Government Releases First-Ever Blockchain Application Blueprint, Continuing on its Major Tech Push

Chinese Government Releases First-Ever Blockchain Application Blueprint, Continuing on its Major Tech Push

The Chinese government has released its first-ever blockchain application blueprint regarding government services in the country. According to Beijing’s blueprint, 140 government services applications are already on blockchain and are divided into three categories, including data sharing and exchange, business collaborative processing, and electronic certificate and certificate storage.

French Football Star Mbappe Seeks out Crypto Scammers Trying to Score off The PSG Striker's Reputation

French Football Star Mbappe Seeks out Crypto Scammers Trying to Score off The PSG Striker's Reputation

Kylian Mbappe PSG star launches lawsuit over Bitcoin scammers who are allegedly using his name and image to convince investors to buy-in.

Celsius Network Announces Court Approval of Reorganization Plan

Celsius Network Announces Court Approval of Reorganization Plan

Celsius Network has received court approval for its Plan of Reorganization, which aims to transform the company into a creditor-owned bitcoin mining firm, with over 95% creditor support, and aim for a 2024 Chapter 11 emergence.

EOS EVM Mainnet Launch Improves Interoperability Between EOS and Ethereum

EOS EVM Mainnet Launch Improves Interoperability Between EOS and Ethereum

The EOS Network Foundation has launched the EOS EVM mainnet, which emulates Ethereum's Virtual Machine and aims to improve interoperability between EOS and Ethereum. This allows for the deployment of decentralized applications (DApps) written in Solidity, offering access to lower fees and faster transactions of the EOS network. Other projects have also been prioritizing EVM compatibility, including Astar Network's smart contracts and Polygon's zkEVM.

Cash App Integrates TaxBit for Streamlined Crypto Tax Reporting

Cash App Integrates TaxBit for Streamlined Crypto Tax Reporting

Cash App has integrated TaxBit into its services, allowing Bitcoin holders to easily report their taxes. Cash App users can track their Bitcoin transactions for tax reporting purposes through TaxBit’s platform. TaxBit simplifies tax reporting for everyone who has integrated digital assets into their portfolio. The IRS set Jan. 23 as the start of the 2022 tax filing season and reminded taxpayers of their crypto income reporting obligations, including capital gains from trading, mining, and staking activities.

SEC Charges Rapper T.I. for Role in Alleged Fraudulent ICOs

SEC Charges Rapper T.I. for Role in Alleged Fraudulent ICOs

The SEC filed a complaint against T.I and four other individuals for selling unregistered and fraudulent cryptocurrency securities for two firms.

Apple Demands that Telegram Block Channels Officiated by Belarus Protestors

Apple Demands that Telegram Block Channels Officiated by Belarus Protestors

Apple tech giant has told cloud-based messaging service Telegram to shut down three channels related to the Belarus political protests.

Immutable's zkEVM Marches Towards Mainnet with a Series of Milestones

Immutable's zkEVM Marches Towards Mainnet with a Series of Milestones

Immutable progresses towards the Mainnet launch of its zkEVM, underpinned by a series of strategic milestones and a growing gaming ecosystem. The journey encompasses a testnet launch, re-genesis, the imminent mainnet release, and future dedicated app chains and prover integration, setting the stage for a robust gaming arena on the Ethereum blockchain.

Crypto Miner Marathon Secures 200MW Energy Capacity from Applied Blockchain

Crypto Miner Marathon Secures 200MW Energy Capacity from Applied Blockchain

Bitcoin miner Marathon has announced the completion of a deal with Applied Blockchain to secure at least 200 megawatts of energy capacity.

Coin98 Debuts Decentralized App Store on NEAR's Blockchain Operating System

Coin98 Debuts Decentralized App Store on NEAR's Blockchain Operating System

Coin98 has launched a decentralized app store on NEAR's Blockchain Operating System, providing seamless access to top L2 and DeFi protocols for over 7 million users.

Whatsapp is Close to Launching Digital Payments in Indonesia

Whatsapp is Close to Launching Digital Payments in Indonesia

Whatsapp, the Facebook-owned messaging platform has been engaging in preliminary talks with multiple Fintech establishments to launch digital payments in Indonesia.

Two Uzbek "crypto stores" get their first crypto licenses.

Two Uzbek "crypto stores" get their first crypto licenses.

Uzbekistan's main cryptocurrency market watchdog issued its first crypto licenses. Two "cryptocurrency stores" are licensed to provide cryptocurrency services. Uzbekistan blocked several major crypto exchanges due to license issues.

Apple Seeks Crypto Talents In Charge Of Alternative Payments Business

Apple Seeks Crypto Talents In Charge Of Alternative Payments Business

Apple Inc. is on the hunt to hire a business development manager with crypto experience in the alternative payment business.

Bunzz Raises $4.5M Seed Round to Expand its Smart Contract Hub for DApp Development

Bunzz Raises $4.5M Seed Round to Expand its Smart Contract Hub for DApp Development

Bunzz a web3 development platform for decentralized applications, has completed a $4.5M seed round. Investors included gjmp, DG Daiwa Ventures, Coincheck, and Ceres. Funding will be used to help build out Bunzz’s Smart Contract Hub, which is already used by more than 8,000 dApp developers.

Grayscale Investment Company Receives FINRA Approval to Trade Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Publicly

Grayscale Investment Company Receives FINRA Approval to Trade Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin Publicly

US regulators have approved shares of Grayscale Investment’s Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash Trusts for public trading.

Coinbase CEO Armstrong and Tech Giant Apple Butt Heads over Crypto and dApps

Coinbase CEO Armstrong and Tech Giant Apple Butt Heads over Crypto and dApps

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has voiced his disappointment over Apple’s lack of flexibility on decentralized applications (dApps) operating on its App store.

Block's Cash App to Allow Free Bitcoin Transactions With Lightning Network

Block's Cash App to Allow Free Bitcoin Transactions With Lightning Network

Block, formerly known as Square, owned Cash App will now allow US users to send bitcoin for free globally following its integration with the Lightning Network.

US Congress’ Attack on Amazon, Google, Apple and Facebook Continues, Can Blockchain Benefit?

US Congress’ Attack on Amazon, Google, Apple and Facebook Continues, Can Blockchain Benefit?

As the antitrust hearing with tech giants Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google (Alphabet) continues, the question of whether decentralization will subsequently rise as a result of the legal tech-policy hearing has been brought up.

Illia Polosukhin Appointed CEO to Lead NEAR's Open Web Drive

Illia Polosukhin Appointed CEO to Lead NEAR's Open Web Drive

NEAR Foundation appoints co-founder Illia Polosukhin as CEO, marking a new phase for the NEAR Protocol, focusing on ecosystem growth and process optimization.

PlayDapp's $31 Million Hack: A Blow to Blockchain Gaming Security

PlayDapp's $31 Million Hack: A Blow to Blockchain Gaming Security

PlayDapp, a prominent NFT marketplace, experienced a security breach, resulting in the unauthorized minting of $200 million PLA tokens, worth $31 million.

Australian Taxation Office Clarifies CGT on DeFi and Crypto Wrapping

Australian Taxation Office Clarifies CGT on DeFi and Crypto Wrapping

The Australian Taxation Office has issued guidelines on the capital gains tax implications for decentralized finance activities and crypto token wrapping, following a recent security breach.

Astar Network Publishes Tokenomics 2.0: A New Approach to Inflation, Fees, and dApp Staking

Astar Network Publishes Tokenomics 2.0: A New Approach to Inflation, Fees, and dApp Staking

Astar Network unveils Tokenomics 2.0, introducing dynamic inflation, aligned transaction fees, and enhanced dApp staking for sustainable growth.

Polygon and Google Cloud Partner for Ethereum Scaling Tools

Polygon and Google Cloud Partner for Ethereum Scaling Tools

Polygon Labs and Google Cloud have partnered to enhance the development of Ethereum scaling protocol's infrastructure and tools. Google Cloud's framework and developer tools will benefit Polygon's core protocols and simplify developer integration to build, launch and grow Web3 products and decentralized applications (DApps) on Polygon. The partnership is expected to advance Polygon's zero-knowledge development, resulting in faster and cheaper transactions. Polygon will use Google Cloud's Blockchain Node Engine to remove the need for Polygon developers to configure and run Polygon PoS nodes.

Block Q1 BTC Revenue Plunges 51% Amid General Market Turbulence

Block Q1 BTC Revenue Plunges 51% Amid General Market Turbulence

Block Inc’s Cash App recorded a total Bitcoin (BTC) sale of $1.73 billion in the first quarter of 2022, a figure that plunged by over 51% from the prior quarter

Wrapped Tokens Issued by FTX or Alameda Slumps, No Longer Redeemable

Wrapped Tokens Issued by FTX or Alameda Slumps, No Longer Redeemable

Following the filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy from FTX, the wrapped tokens issued by the crypto exchange or its sister trading shop Alameda Research have now undergone a price decline.

WhatsApp to Test Crypto Payments in U.S. by Using Novi Digital Wallet

WhatsApp to Test Crypto Payments in U.S. by Using Novi Digital Wallet

WhatsApp is getting into the payments game with a new pilot test for sending and receiving cryptocurrency in its mobile app.

Paxos Gets Nod to Operate Digital Payments Token Services in Singapore

Paxos Gets Nod to Operate Digital Payments Token Services in Singapore

It is a positive sign for Paxos as it means that the blockchain company is a compliant business and MAS is supportive to it.

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse Criticizes Former SEC Chair Jay Clayton's Regulatory Approach

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse Criticizes Former SEC Chair Jay Clayton's Regulatory Approach

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse criticizes former SEC Chair Jay Clayton for his aggressive regulatory approach, citing hypocrisy based on a 2020 lawsuit against Ripple. The ongoing legal tussle and recent developments highlight the broader regulatory uncertainties in the crypto industry.

Apple is Keeping an Eye on Cryptocurrency: CEO Tim Cook

Apple is Keeping an Eye on Cryptocurrency: CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook said the company is keeping a close eye on cryptocurrency features it could introduce in its products in the near future but the company has no plans to make crypto an accepted method of payment anytime soon.

Norwegian Police Arrest Millionaire For Wife's Murder After Two-Year Goose Chase for Kidnappers Demanding $10M Monero Ransom

Norwegian Police Arrest Millionaire For Wife's Murder After Two-Year Goose Chase for Kidnappers Demanding $10M Monero Ransom

In October 2018, a Norwegian millionaire named Tom Hagen reported that his wife had been kidnapped and presented a ransom note to police that demanded $10 million worth of the privacy-centric cryptocurrency Monero.

MetaMask Launches Bridge Aggregator, Enabling to Move Tokens across Blockchains

MetaMask Launches Bridge Aggregator, Enabling to Move Tokens across Blockchains

Popular self-custodial wallet MetaMask has now launched a bridge aggregator allowing users to bridge across multiple blockchain networks.

BNB Chain's Red Alert Flags 191 High-Risk Projects

BNB Chain's Red Alert Flags 191 High-Risk Projects

Binance's BNB Chain has added 191 new high-risk projects and decentralized applications (DApps) to its weekly red alarm list. The list is based on smart contract assessment and includes projects suspected of issuing fake tokens, having high tax fees, or malfunctioning websites or Twitter handles. The alert is aimed at helping users research before investing, and does not represent the risk level of the underlying DApp projects.

Crypto.com Offers Google Pay and Apple Pay Support for Canadian Users

Crypto.com Offers Google Pay and Apple Pay Support for Canadian Users

Crypto exchange Crypto.com has announced that Google Pay and Apple Pay are now available for its Canadian users.

Our Happy Company's NFT Platform OurSong Integrates with Circle

Our Happy Company's NFT Platform OurSong Integrates with Circle

Web3 infrastructure platform Our Happy Company launched its social NFT platform OurSong and integrated with the issuer of stablecoin USD Coin (USDC) Circle.

Cogni Launches KYC-Backed NFTs for Crypto Wallet Users

Cogni Launches KYC-Backed NFTs for Crypto Wallet Users

Cogni, a neobank with FDIC coverage, is rolling out nonfungible tokens (NFTs) containing KYC information to users of its crypto wallet. The NFTs are transferable to a Web3 environment, providing decentralized apps with bank-level KYC information without the need for further action.

EU’s Move to Bypass Encryption on Platforms like WhatsApp Sparks Indignation

EU’s Move to Bypass Encryption on Platforms like WhatsApp Sparks Indignation

European Union lawmakers have created a draft proposal that aims to circumvent end-to-end encryption, in a move to increase cybersecurity.

ArcBlock Blockchain Platform 1.0 to Hasten Development of Decentralized Networks

ArcBlock Blockchain Platform 1.0 to Hasten Development of Decentralized Networks

ArcBlock has released an updated framework called ArcBlock Blockchain Platform 1.0. It will assist businesses and developers to quickly manage and build decentralized applications and blockchain networks.

Apple's Data Operations Annotations Team Relocation

Apple's Data Operations Annotations Team Relocation

Apple Inc. is closing its San Diego Data Operations Annotations team, impacting 121 employees who must choose between relocating to Austin or facing termination. This strategic move aims to consolidate AI operations and streamline Siri's development.

Ethereum, EOS, & TRON: Which Blockchain Will Continue to Dominate the Dapp Ecosystem in 2020?

Ethereum, EOS, & TRON: Which Blockchain Will Continue to Dominate the Dapp Ecosystem in 2020?

By measuring the success of how individual blockchains: Ethereum, EOS, and TRON have been performing in the first month of the new year, the data from January 2020 gives an insight into the year ahead.

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak’s WOZX is Best Performing Crypto as Price Rallies 100% Again

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak’s WOZX is Best Performing Crypto as Price Rallies 100% Again

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak’s crypto Efforce (WOZX) has rallied by 100% overnight, its price surging from $1.55 to $3.30 making it the best crypto-asset currently trading.

NFT Sales Sales Volume Hits Record High of $10.7B in Q3

NFT Sales Sales Volume Hits Record High of $10.7B in Q3

Rising over eight times from the second quarter record, sales volumes of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) grow to $10.7 billion in the third quarter of 2021.

Worldcoin (WLD) World App Reaches 10 Million Users

Worldcoin (WLD) World App Reaches 10 Million Users

Worldcoin's World App, launched in June 2023, has over 10 million users, promoting universal basic income and sparked interest in alternative wallets within the Worldcoin ecosystem.

Apple's New Guidelines Permit NFTs But There's a Caveat

Apple's New Guidelines Permit NFTs But There's a Caveat

Apple Says developers can now add NFT functionalities on Apps, but it leaves a wide caveat in its updated guideline

40 German Banks Are Seeking Regulatory Approval to Offer Bitcoin Custody

40 German Banks Are Seeking Regulatory Approval to Offer Bitcoin Custody

Many German banks have filed a request to introduce a digital asset custody business. Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, popularly identified as BaFin, has received over 40 applications from German banks interested in offering crypto custody services.

India's Crackdown on Crypto Exchanges: Binance, Kraken, Mexc, and Kucoin Delisted from App Store

India's Crackdown on Crypto Exchanges: Binance, Kraken, Mexc, and Kucoin Delisted from App Store

India's FIU removes apps of major crypto exchanges, including Binance and Kraken, from the App Store, enforcing compliance with anti-money laundering laws amid new crypto tax policies.

Fraudulent Ledger Live App in Microsoft Store Linked to $768K Cryptocurrency Theft

Fraudulent Ledger Live App in Microsoft Store Linked to $768K Cryptocurrency Theft

A fake Ledger Live app on Microsoft's App Store stole nearly $768K from the crypto community, involving Bitcoin and Ethereum transactions, raising concerns over app verification processes.

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Restricted from Using encrypted messaging apps

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Restricted from Using encrypted messaging apps

Judge Lewis Kaplan ordered former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried to stop using encrypted chat applications as a condition of his $250-million bail release.

Coinbase Announces Launch of Ethereum Layer-2 Network

Coinbase Announces Launch of Ethereum Layer-2 Network

Coinbase will gradually decentralize the chain but not create a new network coin.

Opinion: Is Bitcoin Ready for Day to Day Use? Could my Parents Figure It Out?

Opinion: Is Bitcoin Ready for Day to Day Use? Could my Parents Figure It Out?

Technology and the Older Generations, Will Blockchain and Bitcoin Find a Userbase With Them?

Dapper Labs Restricts Russian-based NFT Accounts, Abides by EU Sanctions

Dapper Labs Restricts Russian-based NFT Accounts, Abides by EU Sanctions

Dapper Labs said it is complying with new sanctions approved by EU member states amid Russia’s continued escalating conflicts in Ukraine.

The Sandbox Appoints Nicola Sebastiani as Chief Content Officer

The Sandbox Appoints Nicola Sebastiani as Chief Content Officer

The Sandbox announced the appointment of Nicola Sebastiani as its Chief Content Officer to bolster its global content development. With a notable background from Sony PlayStation Studios and Apple, Sebastiani is set to enhance The Sandbox’s creator and content ecosystems. Alongside, executive promotions were announced with Mathieu Nouzareth now as Chief Business Officer and Amit Kumar as Chief Marketing Officer, marking a strategic move towards expanding its global community and fostering user-generated content in its decentralized virtual platform.

Collector Accidentally Burns $200K CryptoPunk NFT

Collector Accidentally Burns $200K CryptoPunk NFT

NFT collector accidentally sends a CryptoPunk NFT worth 77 ETH to a burn address, intending to borrow money against it to buy another NFT.

Ontology to Digitize Grocery Shopping Through Blocery DApp

Ontology to Digitize Grocery Shopping Through Blocery DApp

Ontology (ONT), a high-performance public blockchain project and distributed trust framework, has revealed its teaming up with Blocery, a high-end grocery pre-purchase/ agricultural products purchase e-commerce platform, for a premium dApp.

MakerDAO, on the Significance of Multi-Collateral Dai and Dai Savings Rate

MakerDAO, on the Significance of Multi-Collateral Dai and Dai Savings Rate

In part two of our interview with Gustave Arentoft, Business Development, Dai Speaker, MakerDAO: he shared with us the significance of the launch of multi-collateral DAI and Dai Savings Rate (DSR), as well as his favourite Dapps which integrates DSR.

French Bank SocGen Obtains Regulatory Approval to Offer Crypto Assets Services

French Bank SocGen Obtains Regulatory Approval to Offer Crypto Assets Services

Société Générale now engages in regulated crypto-related business activities.

Schiff Warns Against Bitcoin ETF Hype as Hoskinson Reacts

Schiff Warns Against Bitcoin ETF Hype as Hoskinson Reacts

Bitcoin critic Peter Schiff warns against Bitcoin ETFs due to limited utility and investment risks, causing Cardano's Charles Hoskinson to respond with humor, highlighting Schiff's early skepticism in 2024.

CashApp Accepts Users to Invest their Earnings in Bitcoin

CashApp Accepts Users to Invest their Earnings in Bitcoin

CashApp, one of the world’s most popular payment applications, has announced the integration of a new feature that will permit its users to convert their paycheck to Bitcoin automatically.

Nasdaq to Launch Digital Asset Custody Services

Nasdaq to Launch Digital Asset Custody Services

Nasdaq is preparing to launch its custody services for digital assets by the end of Q2 2022, starting with Bitcoin and Ether. The exchange has applied for a limited-purpose trust company charter from the New York Department of Financial Services to oversee the new business and aims to eventually build a broad suite of services for its digital assets division. Its entry into the crypto market could potentially boost institutional investor confidence and pave the way for more traditional financial institutions to offer similar services.

Coinbase's Base Bootcamp Launches to Address Onchain Developer Shortage

Coinbase's Base Bootcamp Launches to Address Onchain Developer Shortage

Base, an Ethereum layer-2 network, has announced the launch of Base Bootcamp, an eight-week, cohort-based program aimed at transforming experienced software developers into smart contract developers. The initiative comes as the blockchain industry faces a significant talent gap, with fewer than 30,000 onchain developers compared to nearly 30 million traditional software developers.

GSR Secures Major Payment Institution Licence from Singapore's MAS

GSR Secures Major Payment Institution Licence from Singapore's MAS

GSR, a global cryptocurrency trading firm, has received In-Principle Approval for a Major Payment Institution licence from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The approval allows GSR's Singapore subsidiary, GSR Markets Pte. Ltd., to better serve the cryptocurrency community. The news comes a day after Coinbase Singapore announced its full licence, highlighting the competitive yet regulated crypto landscape in Singapore.

Former Synthetix Developer Creates Way To access Prohibited Apps Like Tornado Cash

Former Synthetix Developer Creates Way To access Prohibited Apps Like Tornado Cash

A former Synthetix developer named Liam Zebedee has introduced his newfound way of bypassing prohibited blockchain apps like Tornado Cash.

Malaysia’s Financial Regulator Says Binance is Not Authorized to Operate in the Country

Malaysia’s Financial Regulator Says Binance is Not Authorized to Operate in the Country

The Securities Commission (SC) of Malaysia, the country’s financial regulator, has announced that Binance cryptocurrency exchange is not unauthorized to operate in the country. The financial watchdog has, therefore, put the crypto exchange on the list of unlicensed companies.

How Bitcoin will react to US Government Shutdown

How Bitcoin will react to US Government Shutdown

The impending US government shutdown threatens to delay the SEC's approval for a spot Bitcoin ETF, amongst other financial repercussions. The scenario also underscores the growing frequency of federal shutdowns and the persistent concerns of credit rating agencies over the US's fiscal policymaking, all of which could have broader implications for both traditional and crypto financial markets.

XRP Coin to Feature in DeFi With Proposed Wrapped XRP Coming to Ethereum

XRP Coin to Feature in DeFi With Proposed Wrapped XRP Coming to Ethereum

Starting from next month, blockchain cross-chain assets provider Wrapped.com will be launching wrapped XRP (wXRP), a 1:1 XRP asset on the Ethereum blockchain.

CharacterX Raises $2.8M for AI-DrivenAI Social Networking, Led by Lightspeed

CharacterX Raises $2.8M for AI-DrivenAI Social Networking, Led by Lightspeed

CharacterX, a Stanford-initiated decentralized AI social network, secures $2.8M funding, blending AGI and blockchain to innovate social interactions, with significant user growth and technological advancements.

Coinbase Censored By Apple

Coinbase Censored By Apple

Some features within the Coinbase app have been restricted for IOS users, sparking further discontent about the ‘pay-to-play’ model adopted by Apple.

Sui Foundation Allocates Over $1M to 17 Emerging Projects

Sui Foundation Allocates Over $1M to 17 Emerging Projects

The Sui Foundation has earmarked over $1.05 million for 17 new projects aimed at bolstering the development and adoption of Sui. This initiative encompasses a wide range of sectors within the Sui ecosystem, including DeFi, gaming, and on-chain solutions, showcasing the foundation's dedication to fostering innovation and expanding the decentralized platform.

Sportium Announces Strategic Partnership with Dapper Labs

Sportium Announces Strategic Partnership with Dapper Labs

Sportium has announced the successful close of investment from Dapper Labs with both signing an MOU as they both pursue a strategic partnership in helping Sportium fulfil its potential.

ConsenSys Acquires Hal to Improve Alerts

ConsenSys Acquires Hal to Improve Alerts

Infura co-founder Eleazar Galano said the startup would cover holes in crypto ecosystem app development.

Elon Musk's X to Launch In-App Payment Services by Mid-2024

Elon Musk's X to Launch In-App Payment Services by Mid-2024

Elon Musk's X plans to launch in-app payment services by mid-2024, indicating a shift from his previous crypto interests to fiat currency.

Trump Outraged: Jack Dorsey Faces Senate Subpoena After Twitter Blocks Biden Ukraine Scandal

Trump Outraged: Jack Dorsey Faces Senate Subpoena After Twitter Blocks Biden Ukraine Scandal

CEO Jack Dorsey is to testify about the recent incident where Twitter blocked a NY Post news disclosing sensitive information on Joe Biden's scandal in Ukraine.

Libra Association Appoints Former HSBC Executive Ian Jenkins As CRO and CFO Of Payment Systems

Libra Association Appoints Former HSBC Executive Ian Jenkins As CRO and CFO Of Payment Systems

Libra Association has announced the appointment of former HSBC executive Ian Jenkins as chief risk officer and chief financial officer of Libra Networks.

Coinbase Wallet Takes a Step Further by Letting Users Earn Interest with New DeFi Integration

Coinbase Wallet Takes a Step Further by Letting Users Earn Interest with New DeFi Integration

Coinbase’s mobile app Coinbase Wallet has previously enabled the access of decentralized applications, Dapps, the crypto giant has taken one step further in the decentralized world. Coinbase has recently announced that the integration of decentralized finance (DeFi) applications will be made available directly via the Coinbase Wallet on both iOS and Android.

Apple to Permit Developers to Host NFT-Based Apps on App Store

Apple to Permit Developers to Host NFT-Based Apps on App Store

American multinational tech giant Apple Inc is coming to terms and is billed to allow Web3.0 startups to sell their Non-Fungible Tokens (NFT) through its App Store.

Crypto.com Appoints Former Visa Boss as VP of Policy of EMEA

Crypto.com Appoints Former Visa Boss as VP of Policy of EMEA

Digital currency trading platform, Crypto.com has tapped the services of Roeland Van der Stappen, a Brussels-based regulatory veteran as its new Vice President of Policy in charge of Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region.

Flow Blockchain Proposes Full EVM Equivalence to Enhance Composability and Usability

Flow Blockchain Proposes Full EVM Equivalence to Enhance Composability and Usability

Flow blockchain unveils proposal for full EVM equivalence, bridging Ethereum dApp ecosystem with Flow’s unique capabilities. The move aims to enhance composability, interoperability, and user experience across the blockchain space.

Coinbase Reveals New Price Oracle Competing with Chainlink as a Major Rival in the DeFi Ecosystem

Coinbase Reveals New Price Oracle Competing with Chainlink as a Major Rival in the DeFi Ecosystem

San Francisco-based crypto exchange Coinbase is taking the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry to the next level by releasing its Coinbase Price Oracle, a reliable source of signed price data for crypto pairs. Blockchain oracles provide paths between off-chain and on-chain events and are third-party information sources that supply data to blockchains. Blockchain oracles offer useful data for DeFi applications and other blockchain services.

Pepo Founder Presents First DApp to be Approved by Apple

Pepo Founder Presents First DApp to be Approved by Apple

During the 2nd day of the BlockShow Asia 2019 being held in Singapore, Jason Goldberg, Pepo founder and CEO, noted that they are among the most prominent DApps globally. He also acknowledged that it was instrumental for Pepo to be the first DApp to be ascertained by Apple Pay.

Guarantors of Sam Bankman-Fried's Bail Bond signed off

Guarantors of Sam Bankman-Fried's Bail Bond signed off

Sam Bankman-legal Fried's team challenged U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan's order to reveal the two secret parties who signed his $250 million bail bond deal.

AI-Driven "Nudify" Platforms: A Deep Dive into the Alarming Surge and its Implications

AI-Driven "Nudify" Platforms: A Deep Dive into the Alarming Surge and its Implications

Graphika reports a significant increase in AI-driven "nudify" services, with over 24 million users in September, raising privacy, legal, and ethical concerns.

Apple's App Store Policies Probed: U.S. Lawmakers Investigate Impact on Blockchain and NFTs

Apple's App Store Policies Probed: U.S. Lawmakers Investigate Impact on Blockchain and NFTs

U.S. Representatives probe Apple's App Store policies, raising concerns over potential impact on blockchain and NFTs, and questioning the balance between security and innovation.

Algorand Protocol Stateful Smart Contract Upgrade Targets Scalable DeFi Solutions and Dapps

Algorand Protocol Stateful Smart Contract Upgrade Targets Scalable DeFi Solutions and Dapps

Algorand is entering the decentralized finance (DeFI) ecosystem with its new highly scalable stateful smart contract capabilities.

Cerus Markets Launches its Mobile Trading App $10,000 Giveaway

Cerus Markets Launches its Mobile Trading App $10,000 Giveaway

Cerus Markets is excited to launch its Mobile Trading App Giveaway!

Indian Tech Giant Infosys and Matic Network to Reinvigorate Dapp User Experience

Indian Tech Giant Infosys and Matic Network to Reinvigorate Dapp User Experience

In a pivotal technological partnership, Infosys joins Matic network as an early transaction validator. This synergy will offer a strong tech structure to the Matic operations with DApps.

UN convenes AI High-level Advisory Body for Global Governance

UN convenes AI High-level Advisory Body for Global Governance

The UN Secretary-General is convening a High-level Advisory Body on AI to analyze and advance recommendations for global AI governance. Comprising up to 38 international experts from government, private sector, and civil society, the body aims to harness AI for humanity while addressing its risks. The initiative, which underscores the importance of a globally inclusive approach, seeks to align AI governance with human rights and Sustainable Development Goals.

How Dapps Will Become Superior Over Apps

How Dapps Will Become Superior Over Apps

Blockchain has made the creation of DApps (Decentralized Applications) a reality. The benefits rendered by DApps considerably out-weigh those presented by Apps (Applications).

U.S. Prosecutors Aim to Sideline Asset Recovery Talks in Bankman-Fried Trial

U.S. Prosecutors Aim to Sideline Asset Recovery Talks in Bankman-Fried Trial

U.S. prosecutors in Samuel Bankman-Fried’s trial have urged the court to disallow any arguments concerning the recovery of misappropriated FTX customer assets invested in AI startup Anthropic. This development arises as Bankman-Fried's investment could now be of higher value, potentially affecting the recovery prospects for FTX customers amidst the ongoing bankruptcy process.

How This Startup’s Blockchain Technology Applications in Estonia Verifies Online Identities

How This Startup’s Blockchain Technology Applications in Estonia Verifies Online Identities

There are so many problems in the world. I’m sure you can name them. But here is another one: online identity fraud, which is rampant these days. It’s common, threatening everyone doing business online, especially businesses involving their activities in banking/financial services, online payment services, real estate, insurance, travel, and online market industries. Now, let's take a look at how this Estonian startup utilizes blockchain technology to help protect businesses and their clients from online identity fraud.

Tim Cook Reveals his Ownership of Cryptos

Tim Cook Reveals his Ownership of Cryptos

Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple Inc, has disclosed that he keeps part of his wealth in crypto assets.

Google's Authenticator Update Raises Security Concerns

Google's Authenticator Update Raises Security Concerns

Google has released an update to its Authenticator app that allows users to store a one-time code in cloud storage. While this may help users who lose their authenticator app, it also makes them more vulnerable to hackers, who can gain access to the user's Google password and subsequently obtain full access to their authenticator-linked apps. Cybersecurity experts have also warned of complications that come with Google's cloud storage-based solution to two-factor authentication (2FA), raising concerns about security.

Square's Cash App Generated $1.82 Billion of Bitcoin Revenue

Square's Cash App Generated $1.82 Billion of Bitcoin Revenue

The well-known payment giant Square released its third-quarter financial report, showing that the mobile payment application Cash App under Square achieved $1.82 billion in Bitcoin revenue.

Apple Joins GPT AI Race Following OpenAI and Google

Apple Joins GPT AI Race Following OpenAI and Google

Apple is reportedly developing its own AI model, 'Ajax' or 'Apple GPT'. Similar to OpenAI's ChatGPT and Google's Bard, it's privacy-focused and runs on Google Cloud. A significant AI-related announcement is expected in 2024.

MetaMask's New Beta Portfolio dApp to Provide All-In-One Access to Cryptos, NFTs

MetaMask's New Beta Portfolio dApp to Provide All-In-One Access to Cryptos, NFTs

MetaMask has launched a beta portfolio dApp that allows users to have an overview of their cryptos and NFT in one place.

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