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Microsoft & EU Based Universities Believe Blockchain Can Achieve Paris Agreement Carbon Goals

Microsoft & EU Based Universities Believe Blockchain Can Achieve Paris Agreement Carbon Goals

With blockchain, industries like the financial services are finding alternative modes of cash transfers, with a gradual switching to cryptocurrencies. The use cases of blockchain technology are steadily transcending digital asset opportunities, as key EU partners now believe the technology could help meet the Paris Agreement Carbon Goals.

Amun AG Obtained Approval from Swedish Regulator for ETP Offerings in EU

Amun AG Obtained Approval from Swedish Regulator for ETP Offerings in EU

Swiss crypto firm, Amun AG granted permission to market its exchange-traded products to several retails' clients within the EU. Cointelegraph has reported that this will help in expanding Switzerland's crypto offerings both globally and domestically.

Feeling Left Out? EU Establishes Approximately €400m Blockchain & AI Fund

Feeling Left Out? EU Establishes Approximately €400m Blockchain & AI Fund

The European Commission and European Investment Fund (EIF) have launched a €2B fund to be invested in fundamental technologies. Nearly €300-€400M will be invested in blockchain and artificial intelligence (AI) amid fears that China and the US are setting a precedent in these areas.

Ethereum Could be Bigger Than Bitcoin by Market Cap in 10 Years, says Raoul Pal

Ethereum Could be Bigger Than Bitcoin by Market Cap in 10 Years, says Raoul Pal

Although Pal still believes that Bitcoin is the perfect collateral layer, he believes Ethereum may overtake Bitcoin by market cap in 10 years.

Crowd Sentiment towards Crypto Turns Bearish as Inflation Data Looms

Crowd Sentiment towards Crypto Turns Bearish as Inflation Data Looms

The crypto market has not yet been able to find the right footing based on tightened macroeconomic factors and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

The Merge Begins, ETH’s Weekly Social Engagements Increase by 53%

The Merge Begins, ETH’s Weekly Social Engagements Increase by 53%

The much-anticipated Ethereum merge is set to see the light of day begins, ETH’s weekly social engagements increased by 53%.

Ethereum 2.0’s Launch Is 2 Weeks Away, but Only 18% of ETH Has Been Staked

Ethereum 2.0’s Launch Is 2 Weeks Away, but Only 18% of ETH Has Been Staked

With Ethereum 2.0’s first phase (Phase 0) set to launch on December 1, it appears that there is still a lot of Ether (ETH) missing for the upgrade to happen.

Singapore Exchange Launches SGX iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index with CryptoCompare

Singapore Exchange Launches SGX iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index with CryptoCompare

Singapore Exchange (SGX) will launch crypto indices—the iEdge Bitcoin Index and iEdge Ethereum Index.

Ethereum Releases Validator Launchpad for ETH 2.0 Testnet

Ethereum Releases Validator Launchpad for ETH 2.0 Testnet

Ethereum software developers finally released the validator launchpad for ETH 2.0, which enabled users to participate in the testnet’s Proof-of-Stake.

Bitcoin Surges Past $20,000, Ether Bounces As USD Weakens

Bitcoin Surges Past $20,000, Ether Bounces As USD Weakens

Bitcoin surged on Tuesday breaking back above the $20,000 level while major altcoins led by Ether rose on a positive market upturn as the US dollar fell.

Opinion: Why the Ethereum Merge will be a game-changer for DeFi?

Opinion: Why the Ethereum Merge will be a game-changer for DeFi?

Ethereum’s upgrade from proof-of-work to proof-of-stake is about long-term value creation, not short-term price movement, argues Coins.ph CEO Wei Zhou.

TempleDAO Hacker Moves Stolen Funds to Sanctioned Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash

TempleDAO Hacker Moves Stolen Funds to Sanctioned Crypto Mixer Tornado Cash

According to data from block explorer, Etherscan, the attacker of the TempleDAO hack, has moved the funds stolen via the recently sanctioned crypto mixer, Tornado Cash.

B Squared Network Announces Seed Investments by HashKey Capital, OKX Ventures, IDG Capital

B Squared Network Announces Seed Investments by HashKey Capital, OKX Ventures, IDG Capital

B² Network secures significant seed investments from top venture capitals for its innovative Bitcoin Layer 2 solutions, aiming to transform Bitcoin's utility and adoption in the crypto ecosystem.

US Lawmaker Mike Collins' $65K Ethereum Investments: Navigating Ethics and Market Dynamics

US Lawmaker Mike Collins' $65K Ethereum Investments: Navigating Ethics and Market Dynamics

Rep. Mike Collins discloses purchasing up to $65,000 in Ethereum in early 2024, amid market surges and political events. His actions, while legal under the STOCK Act, raise questions about ethical implications and the need for stricter regulations in lawmakers' digital asset investments.

Vitalik Buterin Explores Ethereum Protocol Enhancement Strategies

Vitalik Buterin Explores Ethereum Protocol Enhancement Strategies

Ethereum's co-founder, Vitalik Buterin, reflects on Ethereum's protocol enhancement strategies in a recent blog post, weighing the merits of a minimalistic approach versus enshrining more features into the core protocol to address various user needs and system efficiencies. The discussion encompasses account abstraction challenges, the shift towards enshrinement, and the exploration of specific enshrinement targets like ZK-EVMs, proposer-builder separation, private mempools, liquid staking, and precompiles.

Crypto Exchange Coinsmart Announces Donations for Ukrainian Humanitarian Crisis

Crypto Exchange Coinsmart Announces Donations for Ukrainian Humanitarian Crisis

Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange CoinSmart announced it would donate aid for the emergency humanitarian crisis in Ukraine to help Ukrainian refugees.

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.

Is the Crypto Market about to Burst? Mark Cuban Compares Crypto Downtrend to Internet Stock Bubble

Is the Crypto Market about to Burst? Mark Cuban Compares Crypto Downtrend to Internet Stock Bubble

Shark Tank investor Mark Cuban says that the current crypto market is similar to the internet stock bubble of 1990 but that BTC and ETH will thrive regardless.

Top Brazilian Investment Broker to Roll Out Crypto Trading Services in August

Top Brazilian Investment Broker to Roll Out Crypto Trading Services in August

XP Inc., a leading Brazilian investment brokerage firm, plans to establish a crypto trading platform by mid-August, offering Bitcoin and Ethereum trading at the early stage.

Arbitrum One Achieves a Historic $10 Billion TVL Milestone

Arbitrum One Achieves a Historic $10 Billion TVL Milestone

Arbitrum One's recent surge to a $10.22 billion TVL not only marks a major milestone for Ethereum Layer 2 networks but also highlights its growing acceptance and diverse asset portfolio, following a substantial funding journey and robust technology development.

Huobi And Solaris Offer EU Crypto-To-Fiat Debit Cards

Huobi And Solaris Offer EU Crypto-To-Fiat Debit Cards

Huobi, a cryptocurrency exchange, launched a crypto-to-fiat debit card cooperation with Solaris, a European financial services company. Huobi users may utilize their digital assets internationally at the point of sale through Visa's program. In the second quarter of 2023, European Economic Area (EEA) users will get the card.

Why 74% of Chinese Crypto Miners Are Having Difficulty Paying Their Electricity Bills

Why 74% of Chinese Crypto Miners Are Having Difficulty Paying Their Electricity Bills

Crackdown on money laundering and fraud in the Chinese crypto space has seen cryptocurrency miners pay the price, as cards linked to crypto have been frozen.

Germany’s Deutsche Telekom Rolls Out Ethereum Validator Node, Staking Support

Germany’s Deutsche Telekom Rolls Out Ethereum Validator Node, Staking Support

Deutsche Telekom is the latest institution to offer Ethereum staking services to its customers.

Instagram Influencers Sued by Investors for Falsely Promoting Crypto Tokens

Instagram Influencers Sued by Investors for Falsely Promoting Crypto Tokens

Instagram influencers Kim Kardashian and American boxer Floyd Mayweather have been sued by investors accusing celebrities of falsely promoting crypto tokens to mislead investors.

Ripple XRP’s Skyrocketing Price Performance Is Attributed to One Key Factor, Says Blockchain Analytics

Ripple XRP’s Skyrocketing Price Performance Is Attributed to One Key Factor, Says Blockchain Analytics

XRP is all the rage lately, making headlines due to its relentless surge. Now, its price has pulled back slightly, but Ripple has made its mark. Here's why.

Ethereum Improvement Proposal 4844 Implementor Call: Deneb API Versioning, Execution Header Updates, and Devnet 6 Planning

Ethereum Improvement Proposal 4844 Implementor Call: Deneb API Versioning, Execution Header Updates, and Devnet 6 Planning

Terence.eth, a well-known Ethereum Community Developer, shared significant updates following the recent Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) 4844 implementor call.

Burnt Ether Tops 1 Million ETH as Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Break the Record

Burnt Ether Tops 1 Million ETH as Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Break the Record

Ethereum has been making notable strides in terms of burnt Ether after crossing the 1 million ETH mark.

Ethereum’s Price Surges to 31-Month High as ETH Whales Continue to Accumulate, Is $800 Next?

Ethereum’s Price Surges to 31-Month High as ETH Whales Continue to Accumulate, Is $800 Next?

Ethereum has recently been trading steadily above $700, and even surged above $750, hitting a 31-month high.

Stablecoins Could Threaten Monetary Sovereignty and Financial Stability, Says ECB’s Christine Lagarde

Stablecoins Could Threaten Monetary Sovereignty and Financial Stability, Says ECB’s Christine Lagarde

Christine Lagarde, the president of the European Central Bank (ECB), has highlighted that stablecoins could pose a serious threat to monetary sovereignty and financial stability.

Ethereum to Undergo 4 Phases to Tackle the Scalability Issue after Merge

Ethereum to Undergo 4 Phases to Tackle the Scalability Issue after Merge

Since the Merge is the first step toward solving the scalability trilemma, Ethereum will have to undergo four more steps to solve this issue.

Is Blockchain’s Immutability the Holy Grail for Logistics?

Is Blockchain’s Immutability the Holy Grail for Logistics?

The logistics industry can leverage on blockchain’s immutability in propelling order tracking, administrative efficiency, and dispute resolution.

Number of Ethereum Addresses Holding at Least 100 Coins Plunges as Chinese Clampdown Looms

Number of Ethereum Addresses Holding at Least 100 Coins Plunges as Chinese Clampdown Looms

Ethereum on-chain metrics are on the decline as China's clampdown looms.

Ethereum Price Gains 45% in 24 hours, What’s Driving the ETH Price Rally?

Ethereum Price Gains 45% in 24 hours, What’s Driving the ETH Price Rally?

The Ethereum price has made its largest single-day price gain in the crypto’s history, surging 45% in the last 24 hours, but what is behind the ETH price rally?

J.P. Morgan’s Blockchain Quorum Acquired by ConsenSys, Taking Enterprise Ethereum to the Next Level

J.P. Morgan’s Blockchain Quorum Acquired by ConsenSys, Taking Enterprise Ethereum to the Next Level

ConsenSys’ existing protocol engineering roadmap will be merged with Quorum, where the blockchain firm will be able to leverage both codebases.

Coinbase and Circle Add Algorand Blockchain to Multi-Chain USDC Stablecoin Framework—Faster than Ethereum

Coinbase and Circle Add Algorand Blockchain to Multi-Chain USDC Stablecoin Framework—Faster than Ethereum

Coinbase and Circle Centre Consortium have expanded USDC from Ethereum to Algorand’s blockchain as part of its multi-chain USDC framework.

Market Slips Into a Bear Motion, Fate in The Merge of ETH Might Reboot Positive Sentiment

Market Slips Into a Bear Motion, Fate in The Merge of ETH Might Reboot Positive Sentiment

The expectation of embracing upcoming upgrades of Ethereum will also spread out to other altcoins even though the coin’s successes will be a way of demarketing the offerings of the so-called “Ethereum Killers”.

ARK Invest CEO says Bitcoin Is a "Much Bigger Idea than Apple or Amazon" as Crypto Gains More Recognition

ARK Invest CEO says Bitcoin Is a "Much Bigger Idea than Apple or Amazon" as Crypto Gains More Recognition

Cathie Wood, the CEO of Ark Invest who made a bullish prediction on Tesla when Wall Street was skeptic, has made yet another one – and it’s on Bitcoin.

$136M Inflow into Crypto Assets, Bitcoin Remains Preferred Choice

$136M Inflow into Crypto Assets, Bitcoin Remains Preferred Choice

In the latest update from CoinShares, digital asset investment products have seen a significant inflow of $136 million in the past week. This surge marks the third consecutive week of inflows, totaling $470 million, effectively offsetting the outflows observed in the preceding nine weeks.

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Mocks Ripple and XRP, but is ETH 2.0 next on SEC's List?

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Mocks Ripple and XRP, but is ETH 2.0 next on SEC's List?

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin mocks Ripple's XRP as fights the SEC, but with the recent ETH 2.0 upgrade to POS it may not be long before the SEC reclassify ETH as security.

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Hits ATH as Investments Heightens

Ethereum 2.0 Deposit Contract Hits ATH as Investments Heightens

More investments continue trickling into Ethereum 2.0 deposit contract, given that the number of staked ETH is scaling the heights.

Aave Outpaces Market with 9% Growth in Q2 2023, Launches GHO Stablecoin

Aave Outpaces Market with 9% Growth in Q2 2023, Launches GHO Stablecoin

ave's Q2 2023 report shows a 9% growth in total value supplied, outpacing the market. Key developments include the launch of GHO stablecoin, a rise in stETH deposits, and the anticipated release of Portals.

One Whale Trades Majority of Ethereum for Bitcoin

One Whale Trades Majority of Ethereum for Bitcoin

A crypto whale traded 5,500 Ethereum for 344.1 Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC), valued at $8.85 million, diversifying its portfolio. The whale purchased these 6,541 Ethereum on September 9, 2023, at an average price of $1,630, totaling 10.66 million USDC. The transaction demonstrates strategic planning and market understanding.

The Number of Ethereum Transfers Hit a Monthly Low

The Number of Ethereum Transfers Hit a Monthly Low

The number of Ethereum (ETH) transfers has dwindled hitting a 1-month low of 24,471.607, as acknowledged by on-chain metrics provider Glassnode.

Kraken Amplifies European Footprint with BCM Acquisition

Kraken Amplifies European Footprint with BCM Acquisition

US-based cryptocurrency exchange, Kraken, has announced its plan to acquire Dutch crypto broker BCM as part of its European expansion strategy. This move aligns with the new MiCA regulatory framework, promoting a favorable investment climate in the region. The acquisition will enhance Kraken's service offerings and market position in the Netherlands.

ENS Has Generated Approximately $20M in Revenue Since Launch

ENS Has Generated Approximately $20M in Revenue Since Launch

The diversification of the Ethereum network has created many use cases like the Ethereum Name Service (ENS).

Ethereum’s Perpetual Swaps Open Interest Tops $8B for the First Time Since May

Ethereum’s Perpetual Swaps Open Interest Tops $8B for the First Time Since May

Ethereum’s open interest continues to be correlated with its price, as acknowledged by data analytic firm IntoTheBlock.

Coinbase to Boost European Derivatives Market Presence with MiFID II License Acquisition

Coinbase to Boost European Derivatives Market Presence with MiFID II License Acquisition

Coinbase is set to expand in the EU derivatives market by acquiring a MiFID II licensed entity in Cyprus, targeting regulated derivatives offerings like futures and options in 2024.

What is Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin’s Net Worth?

What is Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin’s Net Worth?

Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin’s net worth must be growing as the eth price continues to surge gaining more than 7% in the last 24 hours.

Hong Kong-Based OSL Digital Securities Receives License Uplift to Enable Retail Trading of Bitcoin and Ethereum

Hong Kong-Based OSL Digital Securities Receives License Uplift to Enable Retail Trading of Bitcoin and Ethereum

OSL Digital Securities Limited ("OSL Digital Securities"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of BC Technology Group Limited (Stock Code: 863), has been granted an uplift to its existing license by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong.

DeFi Hack Linked to North Korea

DeFi Hack Linked to North Korea

The $197 million DeFi hack on Euler Finance has been linked to North Korea after blockchain investigator Chainalysis identified that 100 ETH from the stolen funds was transferred to an address associated with North Korea-linked actors. While Chainalysis suspected the involvement of North Korea, it highlighted the possibility of misdirection by other hackers. Euler Labs CEO expressed disappointment in the hack, revealing that ten separate audits over two years assured its security.

Ethereum, Cardano and Other Altcoins Slandered by Blockstream CEO as Ponzi Schemes

Ethereum, Cardano and Other Altcoins Slandered by Blockstream CEO as Ponzi Schemes

Blockstream CEO Adam Back publicly stated that Ethereum and other altcoins were Ponzi schemes, angering Ethereum co-founders Vitalik Buterin and Charles Hoskinson.

Crypto Whales Taking Wait-and-See Approach

Crypto Whales Taking Wait-and-See Approach

Based on hiked interest rates and the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war, crypto whales have shown signs of caution, given that their transaction volumes have been dwindling.

Binance Resumes EUR & GBP Payments after Months of Regulatory Crackdown

Binance Resumes EUR & GBP Payments after Months of Regulatory Crackdown

Binance exchange has announced it will be resuming deposits and withdrawal services for Euro (EUR) and the British Pounds (GBP), months after it suspended the services for its users.

6 Reasons Why Ethereum Price is Surging

6 Reasons Why Ethereum Price is Surging

Ethereum is entering new realms of price discovery - here are six reasons why Ethereum is showing significant strength at the outset of 2021 and the ETH price continues to rise.

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.

Binance Delists ALPINE/EUR, GMT/BNB, LAZIO/EUR, POLS/BNB, PORTO/EUR Pairs

Binance Delists ALPINE/EUR, GMT/BNB, LAZIO/EUR, POLS/BNB, PORTO/EUR Pairs

Binance to discontinue five spot trading pairs, including ALPINE/EUR, as part of its market quality management.

Billionaire Mark Cuban Reveals that He Has Invested in Bitcoin

Billionaire Mark Cuban Reveals that He Has Invested in Bitcoin

Billionaire Mark Cuban revealed in a past interview that his team, Dallas Mavericks, is accepting Bitcoins for tickets and merchandise. Cuban has been a sharp critic of crypto in the past but it seems like his view has changed.

USDC Issuer Circle to Launch Euro-Backed Stablecoin

USDC Issuer Circle to Launch Euro-Backed Stablecoin

The move by Circle to involve in launching its Euro stablecoin is based on user demand and business competition. The use of euro-backed stablecoins is rising in Europe.

Altcoins Plunge as Bitcoin Sees Massive Retracement, Analyst says Altseason Could Outperform BTC

Altcoins Plunge as Bitcoin Sees Massive Retracement, Analyst says Altseason Could Outperform BTC

The world’s largest cryptocurrency has seen a steep plunge of 13.2% in the past 24 hours, but has managed to hold above the $33,000 level.

Ethereum Breaks Past $1000, Triggering a Spike in ETH Gas Prices

Ethereum Breaks Past $1000, Triggering a Spike in ETH Gas Prices

Ethereum has surged past $1000, following Bitcoin’s footsteps to wrap up 2020 nicely.

EU Parliament Passes Cybersecurity Legislation for Crypto and Fintech Firms

EU Parliament Passes Cybersecurity Legislation for Crypto and Fintech Firms

The European Parliament has passed a bill titled Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA) addressing the cybersecurity of crypto and fintech companies.

Crypto Trends: Weekly Inflows and Outflows in Altcoins, North American Markets, and Investment Products

Crypto Trends: Weekly Inflows and Outflows in Altcoins, North American Markets, and Investment Products

Altcoins saw $3M in weekly inflows; North America had $11B outflows. Digital asset products had minor withdrawals of $21M, with Bitcoin trading at $16B.

Non-Zero ETH Addresses Hit ATH, Ethereum Overtooks Visa in Trading Volume in 2021

Non-Zero ETH Addresses Hit ATH, Ethereum Overtooks Visa in Trading Volume in 2021

Despite the crypto market limping based on massive liquidations, more participants continue joining the Ethereum network.

EIB Bemoans the Underinvestment in Blockchain and AI, Foresees a $12B Shortfall

EIB Bemoans the Underinvestment in Blockchain and AI, Foresees a $12B Shortfall

The EIB says Blockchain technology and AI has a shortfall in funding to the tune of $12 billion.

Has the DeFi Bubble Burst? Top DeFi Tokens Crash by 50%

Has the DeFi Bubble Burst? Top DeFi Tokens Crash by 50%

The decentralized finance (DeFi) industry appears to be crashing, with DeFi tokens plummeting and dropping by 50% and more over the past seven days.

Circle Launches Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol for USDC

Circle Launches Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol for USDC

Circle has released a mainnet protocol allowing users to transfer USDC between Ethereum and Avalanche. The Cross-Chain Transfer Protocol (CCTP) eliminates the need for USDC bridges and aims to reduce fragmentation in the Web3 ecosystem.

Ethereum’s Sentiment on Twitter Becomes Extremely Positive as DeFi’s Value Tops $80B

Ethereum’s Sentiment on Twitter Becomes Extremely Positive as DeFi’s Value Tops $80B

The Ethereum (ETH) network has been experiencing an uptick in activities and this made crowd sentiment on Twitter extremely positive, as disclosed by Data analytic firm IntoTheBlock.

Total ETH Burned Tops the 2M Token Benchmark Worth Over $5B

Total ETH Burned Tops the 2M Token Benchmark Worth Over $5B

Since the London Hardfork went live in August last year, the Ethereum network and its underlying token have been operating as a deflationary protocol.

Ethereum Settled Transactions Worth $1.5 Trillion in Q1 of 2021

Ethereum Settled Transactions Worth $1.5 Trillion in Q1 of 2021

The Ethereum network settled more transactions in the first quarter of 2021 than it did in 2020.

BOCI and UBS Partner to Issue First Tokenized Security in Hong Kong

BOCI and UBS Partner to Issue First Tokenized Security in Hong Kong

BOCI, a leading Chinese financial institution, has issued the first tokenized security in Hong Kong, reaching a milestone in digital finance.

Uniswap’s UNI Becomes a Top 10 DeFi Token After a Day, Driving Ethereum Transaction Fees to an All-Time High

Uniswap’s UNI Becomes a Top 10 DeFi Token After a Day, Driving Ethereum Transaction Fees to an All-Time High

Uniswap recently launched its own governance token UNI, and since its launch, Ethereum’s transaction fees have reached new highs.

Ethereum Classic Receives $10m Capital Boost from AntPool

Ethereum Classic Receives $10m Capital Boost from AntPool

Layer-1 blockchain protocol, Ethereum Classic has received a new $10 million capital boost for its ecosystem as announced by AntPool, the mining pool offshoot of Bitmain.

Morpheus.Network Integrates with Polygon to Simplify Supply Chain Activities

Morpheus.Network Integrates with Polygon to Simplify Supply Chain Activities

Supply chain SaaS platform Morpheus.Network Y integrates with Polygon, a decentralised Ethereum scaling network to simplify supply chain operations.

June 1: Sell in May Postponed to Sell in June?

June 1: Sell in May Postponed to Sell in June?

For the past few weeks, there have been quite a bit of talk/shill/promoting of ETH and I think largely driven by a combination of factors that I've described earlier (i.e. growing daily active addresses, more than 60 bil gas being used, $7bn in stablecoins and Greyscale's ETH demand). Other protocol tokens such as Cardano, Zilliqa and NEO also followed the ETH move, albeit less exaggerated.

Ethereum Whales Continue Ramping up, Despite Price Slip Below $4,000

Ethereum Whales Continue Ramping up, Despite Price Slip Below $4,000

Active whales in Ethereum (ETH) have taken advantage of the retracement happening in the market by accumulating more coins.

DBS Bank To Launch Its Crypto Exchange for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

DBS Bank To Launch Its Crypto Exchange for Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Ripple (XRP), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH)

Singaporean multinational banking and financial services firm DBS Bank Ltd. has confirmed that it will be launching its digital asset exchange next week.

Will The Crypto Market Cap Dip Below The $1 Trillion Mark Again?

Will The Crypto Market Cap Dip Below The $1 Trillion Mark Again?

The crypto market is seeing yet another crash with BTC, ETH, BNB leading the crash. The crypto market cap is crumbling from this dump-offs.

Etherscan Acquired Solana to Enhance Services and Ensure Fair Blockchain Data Access

Etherscan Acquired Solana to Enhance Services and Ensure Fair Blockchain Data Access

Etherscan's acquisition of Solscan marks a strategic expansion in blockchain exploration, promising enhanced services, innovation, and industry growth.

Coinbase warns of losing crypto industry leadership

Coinbase warns of losing crypto industry leadership

The U.S. SEC has issued a Wells notice to Coinbase. As a result, Coinbase warns that the U.S. government’s regulatory approach to crypto has created an uncertain and unstable environment. Meanwhile, other countries, such as France, the U.K., and the European Union, are building friendlier crypto regulation ecosystems and becoming crypto hubs, causing the U.S. to lose its status as the leading hub of the crypto sector.

Ethereum Will Be Deflationary and Running on Proof-of-Stake by Year-End, says Market Analyst

Ethereum Will Be Deflationary and Running on Proof-of-Stake by Year-End, says Market Analyst

Lark Davis believes that Ethereum will have cemented its status as a deflationary currency and will run on a proof of stake model by the end of 2021.

Robinhood Crypto Launches Staking and Localized Apps for European Market

Robinhood Crypto Launches Staking and Localized Apps for European Market

Robinhood Crypto introduces localized apps, staking, and updated Learn & Earn modules for European customers, strengthening its foothold in the region.

Wormhole Network Expands its Interoperability by Adding Support for Blast

Wormhole Network Expands its Interoperability by Adding Support for Blast

Wormhole, a leading interoperability platform, now supports Blast, an Ethereum L2 solution offering native yields for ETH and stablecoins.

Europe Embraces Instant Payments: Ripple Insights

Europe Embraces Instant Payments: Ripple Insights

Europe is experiencing an accelerated shift towards instant payments, with entities like the EC striving to build a resilient financial infrastructure.

Ethereum (ETH) Ecosystem Evolves: Staking, DeFi, and Derivative Markets

Ethereum (ETH) Ecosystem Evolves: Staking, DeFi, and Derivative Markets

Insights from the Coinbase x Glassnode Q2 report about the evolution of Ethereum's Ecosystem.

Binance to Support Neutron (NTRN) Network Upgrade

Binance to Support Neutron (NTRN) Network Upgrade

Binance announced its support for the Neutron (NTRN) network upgrade, suspending token deposits and withdrawals temporarily.

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Vitalik Buterin on Ethereum's Future: Improving Decentralization and Permissionlessness

Ethereum is focusing on improving its network's permissionlessness and decentralization. The article explores various strategies and technical developments aimed at achieving these goals.

Optimism's Open Source Superchain: A Step Forward for Blockchain Scaling

Optimism's Open Source Superchain: A Step Forward for Blockchain Scaling

Optimism Foundation's CEO discusses the development of an open source blockchain-scaling superchain, aimed at amplifying the capabilities of the Ethereum blockchain network.

Binance Announces Ethereum Network (ETH) Wallet Maintenance

Binance Announces Ethereum Network (ETH) Wallet Maintenance

Binance will perform wallet maintenance for Ethereum network (ETH) on 2024-05-29. Deposits and withdrawals will be suspended.

Record $1bn Inflows in Digital Asset Investment

Record $1bn Inflows in Digital Asset Investment

Digital asset inflows reach a record high of $14.9bn.

Wormhole Introduces Support for Ethereum L2 Network X Layer

Wormhole Introduces Support for Ethereum L2 Network X Layer

Wormhole adds support for X Layer, an Ethereum L2 network, leveraging ZKPs for secure, scalable transactions.

Bitfinex to List TAIKO, Native Token of Ethereum Layer-2 Network Taiko

Bitfinex to List TAIKO, Native Token of Ethereum Layer-2 Network Taiko

Bitfinex announces the listing of TAIKO, the native token of Taiko, an Ethereum-based Layer-2 network.

Digital Asset Inflows Hit $2bn in May, Ethereum (ETH) Sees Positive Sentiment Shift

Digital Asset Inflows Hit $2bn in May, Ethereum (ETH) Sees Positive Sentiment Shift

Digital asset funds see $2bn inflows in May, Ethereum sentiment turns positive.

CoreWeave Invests $2.2 Billion in European AI Infrastructure Expansion

CoreWeave Invests $2.2 Billion in European AI Infrastructure Expansion

CoreWeave announces $2.2 billion investment to expand AI infrastructure in Europe.

Bitfinex: Taiko (TAIKO) Aims to Revolutionize Ethereum Scalability with ZK-Rollup Technology

Bitfinex: Taiko (TAIKO) Aims to Revolutionize Ethereum Scalability with ZK-Rollup Technology

Taiko (TAIKO) introduces a ZK-Rollup to enhance Ethereum's scalability and reduce transaction fees.

Crypto Market Surges in May with Key Regulatory Approvals

Crypto Market Surges in May with Key Regulatory Approvals

Crypto market up 8.6% in May, driven by favorable regulations.

Galaxy Digital: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades During Latest Consensus Call

Galaxy Digital: Ethereum Developers Discuss Key Upgrades During Latest Consensus Call

Ethereum developers debated significant upgrades and changes during the recent ACDC call #134.

How to Transfer Funds to Immutable (IMX) zkEVM: Direct Purchase and Ethereum Transfer

How to Transfer Funds to Immutable (IMX) zkEVM: Direct Purchase and Ethereum Transfer

Learn how to get funds onto Immutable (IMX) zkEVM through direct purchase or Ethereum transfer.

Ethereum Developers Discuss Pectra and Future Upgrades in ACDE Call #189

Ethereum Developers Discuss Pectra and Future Upgrades in ACDE Call #189

Ethereum developers discuss Pectra upgrade scope, EIP 4444, and future governance in ACDE Call #189.

Binance Integrates Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum

Binance Integrates Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum

Binance has integrated Hashflow (HFT) on Arbitrum One and Wormhole (W) on Ethereum, opening deposits and withdrawals.

Devcon Scholars Program Returns for Devcon Southeast Asia, Aiming to Build a Collaborative Community

Devcon Scholars Program Returns for Devcon Southeast Asia, Aiming to Build a Collaborative Community

The Devcon Scholars Program is back, offering scholarships and community-building opportunities for Devcon SEA 2024.

CoinShares: Digital Asset Funds See $2 Billion Inflows Amid Anticipation of Rate Cuts

CoinShares: Digital Asset Funds See $2 Billion Inflows Amid Anticipation of Rate Cuts

Digital asset funds witness $2 billion inflows in early June, driven by rate cut expectations.

Devcon 7 Unveils Ticket Launch Details and Programming Tracks

Devcon 7 Unveils Ticket Launch Details and Programming Tracks

Devcon 7 ticket launch details and programming tracks revealed by Ethereum Foundation.

Uniswap: Everything You Need to Know

Uniswap: Everything You Need to Know

Learn about: What Uniswap is, what the core concepts of UniSwap are. In this guide, we explain what's new in Uniswap V2, and the process of swapping tokens.

Ethereum Layer 2 Blockchain Eclipse Founder Temporarily Reduces Public Role Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Ethereum Layer 2 Blockchain Eclipse Founder Temporarily Reduces Public Role Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Neel Somani, founder and CEO of Ethereum layer 2 blockchain Eclipse, has temporarily reduced his public role amid sexual misconduct allegations, aiming to clear his name.

Bitcoin Struggles to Maintain Above $40,000 Level as Ethereum, Dogecoin, And Litecoin Follow Suit

Bitcoin Struggles to Maintain Above $40,000 Level as Ethereum, Dogecoin, And Litecoin Follow Suit

Bitcoin plunged by 3% following Elon Musk’s tweet about the leading cryptocurrency. Other altcoins seem to have followed suit.

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.

BTC Institutional Investor Base Now Targeting Ethereum (ETH), says Grayscale Managing Director

BTC Institutional Investor Base Now Targeting Ethereum (ETH), says Grayscale Managing Director

Michael Sonnenshein, the managing director at Grayscale Investment LLC, has disclosed that Ethereum is one of the cryptocurrencies that people are looking at for investment.

EU Partially Agrees to Establishes Anti-Money Laundering Authority

EU Partially Agrees to Establishes Anti-Money Laundering Authority

The European Union through the Council of the EU has agreed on partial terms to establish an Anti-Money Laundering (AML) body that will be named the Anti-Money Laundering Authority (AMLA)

Euler Finance hacker returns $5.4M

Euler Finance hacker returns $5.4M

The hacker who drained $197 million from Euler Finance in the biggest DeFi hack of 2023 so far reportedly returned around $5.4 million in Ether to the company. The funds were sent in three transactions from the hacker's address to Euler Finance's deployer address, but it remains to be seen if the hacker will return the rest of the stolen funds.

Shardeum Seeking to Raise $20m-$30M Seed Fund at $200m Valuation

Shardeum Seeking to Raise $20m-$30M Seed Fund at $200m Valuation

Nischal Shetty, the co-founder of Indian cryptocurrency exchange WazirX, is seeking a $20 million to $30 million funding round for his blockchain startup Shardeum at a $200 million valuation.

Bitcoin NFTs to Hit $4.5B Market Cap

Bitcoin NFTs to Hit $4.5B Market Cap

Galaxy Digital's research unit predicts that the Bitcoin nonfungible token (NFT) market could reach a $4.5 billion market cap by March 2025 based on conservative estimations. The report also outlines bear and bull case scenarios for the market.

Sparks Fly: Bitcoin and Ethereum Debate on ETH’s Total Supply Goes Viral

Sparks Fly: Bitcoin and Ethereum Debate on ETH’s Total Supply Goes Viral

Over the past few days, a central debate has been ongoing on crypto Twitter, fueled by Bitcoin and Ethereum advocates. Both Bitcoiners and Ethereans disagree on which cryptocurrency is better for use.

On-Chain Metrics Show Positive Correlation in Realized Cap of Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices, What it Means?

On-Chain Metrics Show Positive Correlation in Realized Cap of Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices, What it Means?

Bitcoin and Ethereum have attained a new all-time high in their realized market cap. If these trends continue, both assets may continue to pump in price.

Polygon Announces Beta Launch of Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machine

Polygon Announces Beta Launch of Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machine

Polygon's zkEVM Ethereum scaling solution will deploy on mainnet beta March 27.

Grayscale's Parent Company DCG Plans to Purchase $50M Shares of Ethereum Classic Trust

Grayscale's Parent Company DCG Plans to Purchase $50M Shares of Ethereum Classic Trust

Digital Currency Group (DCG), the parent company of the cryptocurrency asset management company Grayscale, announced the firm will buy Grayscale Ethereum Classic Trust shares with a total value of $50 million.

Mastercard Unveils Interoperable CBDC in Australia

Mastercard Unveils Interoperable CBDC in Australia

Mastercard, in association with the RBA and DFCRC, has demonstrated a groundbreaking interoperable CBDC solution to enhance Web3 commerce in Australia and beyond. The live demonstration showcased a pilot CBDC holder purchasing an NFT on Ethereum, utilizing Mastercard’s Multi Token Network, emphasizing the potential of blockchain interoperability in fostering secure and efficient digital commerce.

Alphapo Hot Wallets Drained of Over $23M in BTC, ETH and TRON

Alphapo Hot Wallets Drained of Over $23M in BTC, ETH and TRON

Alphapo, a payment processor for various gambling services, reported a breach of their hot wallets today, July 23, 2023. The breach resulted in a loss of over $23 million in Ethereum (ETH), TRON (TRX), and Bitcoin (BTC) cryptocurrencies.

Reddit Ethereum-Based Rewards Rolled Out on r/Cryptocurrency and r/FortniteBR Subreddits

Reddit Ethereum-Based Rewards Rolled Out on r/Cryptocurrency and r/FortniteBR Subreddits

Reddit, the popular content aggregating website has created the community points to incentivize users to create high-quality posts and comments.

Why Ethereum Whales Selling Their Holdings?

Why Ethereum Whales Selling Their Holdings?

Data shows Ethereum whales' address holdings have reduced by more than 3 million ETHs over the last five weeks, indicating that whales have maintained redistribution of their holdings on the market since the Merge.

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.

Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King, on his Crypto Journey Inspired by Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King, on his Crypto Journey Inspired by Elon Musk and Steve Jobs

In the recent conversation with CoinMarketCap, Proof-of-Stake Founder Sunny King revealed how his crypto journey is inspired by Steve Jobs and Elon Musk! He also debunked the myth that energy consumption contributes to the intrinsic value of cryptocurrencies.

Ethereum Suffers from Chain Splits Due to Technical Issue, over 54% Network Affected

Ethereum Suffers from Chain Splits Due to Technical Issue, over 54% Network Affected

Ethereum largest client has suffered a chain split in which some miners are cut off from the main network

Digital Euro Will Pull Out Traditional Bank Deposits by 8%, Says Morgan Stanley

Digital Euro Will Pull Out Traditional Bank Deposits by 8%, Says Morgan Stanley

The advent of the Digital Euro may spark a reduction in cash deposits by 8%, estimated by Morgan Stanley.

Brock Pierce For President, Crypto Venture Capitalist Announces Candidacy

Brock Pierce For President, Crypto Venture Capitalist Announces Candidacy

Brock Pierce has announced that he will be joining the presidential race in the 2020 US elections.

Arbitrum DAO Approves Additional Funding for STIP Proposals

Arbitrum DAO Approves Additional Funding for STIP Proposals

Arbitrum Decentralized Autonomous Organization approves $23.4 million budget increase for STIP, supporting emerging builders and creating welcoming environment for new projects, raising total budget to 71.4 million ARB tokens.

Exclusive: Why is Everipedia Built on EOS, not on Ethereum?

Exclusive: Why is Everipedia Built on EOS, not on Ethereum?

Wikipedia Co-Founder Larry Sanger is happy to embrace the changes in the online encyclopedia with blockchain. Joined in Everipedia as Chief Information Officer (CIO) Dec 2017, Larry shares to our readers why Everipedia is built on EOS instead of Ethereum! He also mentioned 4 advantages of blockchain on the encyclopedia, yet efficiencies are not the main advantage!

Why Mike Novogratz Acquired 500,000 Ethereum from Vitalik Buterin at $0.99 Each in 2015

Why Mike Novogratz Acquired 500,000 Ethereum from Vitalik Buterin at $0.99 Each in 2015

Mike Novogratz, Galaxy Digital founder, and CEO has disclosed that he bought 500,000 Ethereum from its co-founder Vitalik Buterin for only $0.99 per Ether.

Ethereum Total Liquidity in DeFi Protocols Climbs to $90.7B, Despite Price Slip

Ethereum Total Liquidity in DeFi Protocols Climbs to $90.7B, Despite Price Slip

The dominance of Ethereum in the DeFi ecosystem continues to gain steam because total value locked (TVL) in this space surged by 14.43% to hit $90.7 billion.

Ethereum Whale Transactions Ballooned to Levels Since January 2018

Ethereum Whale Transactions Ballooned to Levels Since January 2018

On-chain metrics provider Santiment acknowledged that ETH whale transactions went through the roof in the past week.

Social Discussion on Ethereum Hit a 2-Month High, Active Addresses Scale the Heights

Social Discussion on Ethereum Hit a 2-Month High, Active Addresses Scale the Heights

Ethereum’s social volume and dominance reached levels last seen in February based on significant discussions about the second-largest cryptocurrency.

Ethereum Co-founder  Vitalik Buterin Engages in Spirited Debate on Wallet Security

Ethereum Co-founder Vitalik Buterin Engages in Spirited Debate on Wallet Security

In a recent Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Twitter, Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin fielded various questions from the cryptocurrency community. The session largely revolved around the pros and cons of MPC-based (EOA) wallets versus Smart Contract wallets, providing intriguing insight into Buterin's perspective.

Crypto Market Cap Smashes $1 Trillion with JPMorgan Projecting $2.5 Trillion to Come

Crypto Market Cap Smashes $1 Trillion with JPMorgan Projecting $2.5 Trillion to Come

The Crypto industry's market capitalization has surpassed the $1trillion market cap. JPMorgan has projected there could be room for an additional $2.5 trillion in 2021.

Ethereum Core Developers Set Electra Upgrade, Plan Dencun Activation

Ethereum Core Developers Set Electra Upgrade, Plan Dencun Activation

Ethereum All Core Developers Consensus Call #128 outlines Electra upgrade, Dencun activation, reward adjustments, and light client support enhancements for March 13, 2024, promoting network economics and continuous improvement.

Peter Brandt Says Will Not Use 'Enemy's Cash' to Buy ETH, Here's Why

Peter Brandt Says Will Not Use 'Enemy's Cash' to Buy ETH, Here's Why

Considering this bearish crypto market outlook, Peter Brandt, one of the most vocal analysts in the digital currency ecosystem is not bullish on Ethereum in the near future.

Citi Partners with World Bank on Euroclear's DLT Platform for Digitally Native Note Issuance

Citi Partners with World Bank on Euroclear's DLT Platform for Digitally Native Note Issuance

Citi's Issuer Services acted as the Issuing and Paying Agent for the first Digitally Native Note (DNN) issuance via Euroclear's D-FMI distributed ledger technology platform, marking a significant step in digital bond issuance and showcasing a scalable model for blockchain integration within existing capital market structures.

Norwegian Block Exchange to Set Stage for Landmark Cryptocurrency Listing on Euronext Stock Exchange

Norwegian Block Exchange to Set Stage for Landmark Cryptocurrency Listing on Euronext Stock Exchange

Norwegian Block Exchange (NBX) announced on December 3 that it applied for listing shares on the pan-European stock exchange, Euronext N.V.

Sky-High Transaction Fees are Driving NFT Users Away from Ethereum, says JPMorgan

Sky-High Transaction Fees are Driving NFT Users Away from Ethereum, says JPMorgan

A decreased return in Ethereum's NFT market share is attributed to congestion and high gas fees.

Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price Analysis - April 7, 2021

Ethereum Classic (ETC) Price Analysis - April 7, 2021

Ethereum Classic (ETC) has experienced a substantial price increase of 55.52% in the past week. Currently, ETC is suffering from strong selling Pressure.

Ethereum is Inferior to Bitcoin as Money, What Makes ETH Valuable?

Ethereum is Inferior to Bitcoin as Money, What Makes ETH Valuable?

ETH is needed for staking and for securing transactions. However, Selkis believes that ETHE has been triggering a “mirage” of institutional demand of ETH.

Solana to Replace Ethereum in Blockchain Gaming, Paradox Studios Founder Says

Solana to Replace Ethereum in Blockchain Gaming, Paradox Studios Founder Says

Compared to Ethereum’s Solidity language when developing play-to-earn (P2E) games, the ease of use of Solana’s building language- Rust will give Solana a competitive edge, according to AmioTalio.

Ethereum is Set to Become Deflationary after the London Hardfork Went Live

Ethereum is Set to Become Deflationary after the London Hardfork Went Live

Ethereum is expected to become deflationary, given that its value is anticipated to continue increasing with time on the foundation of slashed supply prompted by the London Hardfork or EIP 1559 upgrade.

EigenLayer Restaking Protocol Launches on Ethereum Mainnet, Unlocking Delegation and Security Expansion

EigenLayer Restaking Protocol Launches on Ethereum Mainnet, Unlocking Delegation and Security Expansion

EigenLayer, an Ethereum restaking protocol, has launched, enabling restakers to delegate stakes to operators, promoting decentralized innovation and lowering entry barriers for new blockchain projects.

Ethereum's Vitalik Takes a Jab at Michael Saylor, Calls Him a "Total Clown"

Ethereum's Vitalik Takes a Jab at Michael Saylor, Calls Him a "Total Clown"

The question of the security status of Bitcoin and Ethereum seems to be pitching many notable figures in the digital currency ecosystem against one another.

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West Posts a Crypto Related Paid Story on Instagram

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West Posts a Crypto Related Paid Story on Instagram

Celebrity Kim Kardashian West posted an Ethereum Max project on her Instagram story with 228 million followers, who might earn between $300,000 and $500,000 by a single posting on her Instagram account.

Sygnum Bank Becomes the First Bank to Provide ETH 2.0 Pledge Service

Sygnum Bank Becomes the First Bank to Provide ETH 2.0 Pledge Service

The world's first digital asset bank Sygnum Bank announced to be the first bank to accept the pledge of Ethereum 2.0 from its customers.

Grayscale Launches New Entity to Manage Growing Funds

Grayscale Launches New Entity to Manage Growing Funds

Cryptocurrency asset manager Grayscale Investments has launched a new entity, the Grayscale Funds Trust, to manage its publicly traded financial products in-house. The company has also filed a registration statement for three new cryptocurrency-focused ETFs, including a Bitcoin Composite ETF, Ethereum Futures ETF, and a Privacy ETF.

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Tweaks to Improve Decentralization and Reduce Consensus Overhead

Vitalik Buterin, the founder of Ethereum, has proposed changes to the network's staking model aimed at improving decentralization and reducing the consensus layer's computational burden. The proposal includes the introduction of a two-tiered staking system involving node operators and delegators. Buterin suggests that these changes could significantly reduce the number of signatures required for consensus, thereby making it easier for more people to participate in the network's validation process.

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.

Grayscale Files for Three New Crypto ETFs

Grayscale Files for Three New Crypto ETFs

Grayscale Investments has filed a registration statement with the SEC for three new cryptocurrency-focused ETFs, including a Bitcoin Composite ETF, Ethereum Futures ETF, and a Privacy ETF. Grayscale also announced the launch of its Grayscale Funds Trust to manage its publicly traded financial products in-house.

Ethereum Price Could Double In Next Two Weeks says Analyst as ETH Whales Accumulate

Ethereum Price Could Double In Next Two Weeks says Analyst as ETH Whales Accumulate

As Ethereum whales accumulate some analysts expecting the ETH price to double in the next two weeks.

Bernar Venet Explores Generative Art with Sotheby's Metaverse Debut

Bernar Venet Explores Generative Art with Sotheby's Metaverse Debut

French artist Bernar Venet collaborates with Sotheby's Metaverse on "EVENT," his first generative artwork on Ethereum blockchain, challenging traditional artistic creation with 500 unique pieces.

Top 10 Cryptocurrency Price Watchlist: Why Are Cryptos Bearish Today?

Top 10 Cryptocurrency Price Watchlist: Why Are Cryptos Bearish Today?

The top 10 cryptocurrencies are seeing a bearish correction in price as led by Bitcoin, and Ethereum

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

Scroll's 2024 Agenda: Lower Costs, Enhanced Security, and Increased Decentralization

In 2024, Scroll plans to make blockchain technology more accessible, secure, and decentralized. The company will reduce operational costs by 50%, integrate data compression techniques, and implement 4844 data blobs. It will also enhance compatibility with Ethereum Improvement Proposals and SHA256 precompile.

Ethereum Breaches $2,500 and Achieves Its Highest Daily Close

Ethereum Breaches $2,500 and Achieves Its Highest Daily Close

Market analyst Lark Davis has acknowledged that Ethereum has attained the highest daily close ever, topping $2,500, which is bullish.

Ether Soars to All-time-high Above $4.4K, Gains Reach up to 3.5%

Ether Soars to All-time-high Above $4.4K, Gains Reach up to 3.5%

Ether soared to a record to all-time-high above $4,400, gaining as much as 3.5% to $4,403.93, topping the previous record of $4,379.62 reached in May.

EU's ESMA Wants Public Input on Proposed DLT Regulation

EU's ESMA Wants Public Input on Proposed DLT Regulation

The European Union’s Securities and Markets Authority has called on concerned market stakeholders to comment on its proposed regulation for the use of Distributed Ledger Technology in securities trading and settlement.

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.

Reddit to Discontinue Blockchain-Based Community Points Program

Reddit to Discontinue Blockchain-Based Community Points Program

Reddit is discontinuing its blockchain-based Community Points program due to scalability issues, moving towards more scalable rewards programs. Despite initial promise, high transaction fees and bandwidth limitations on Ethereum led to a transition to Arbitrum Nova in 2022. However, scaling challenges persisted, prompting the phase-out by early November 2021. The termination caused a significant drop in associated token values. Reddit now focuses on other community incentive programs like the Moderator Rewards Program and the Contributor Program.

Ethereum Layer 2s See Surge in Popularity in Q1 2023

Ethereum Layer 2s See Surge in Popularity in Q1 2023

Alchemy's Q1 2023 report shows Ethereum layer 2 networks, including Optimism, Arbitrum and Polygon, saw a 44% increase in bridged crypto assets compared to Q4 2022, and a 518% increase compared to Q1 2022. The report suggests this growth may have been driven by successful airdrops from Optimism and Arbitrum. Additionally, the deployment of smart contracts related to layer 2s increased by 160% compared to Q1 2022, despite a 30% decrease from Q4 2022.

Integration of Credit Card with Digital Currencies,  Bringing Crypto from Hype to Mainstream

Integration of Credit Card with Digital Currencies, Bringing Crypto from Hype to Mainstream

Financial giants MasterCard and Visa are expanding at a fast pace and beginning to explore Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Ethereum Median Fees Slip to 6-Month Low, Will this Reignite Rebound?

Ethereum Median Fees Slip to 6-Month Low, Will this Reignite Rebound?

Ethereum's median fees dropped to lows not seen since July 2021, raising the question of whether a rebound is on the horizon.

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.

61,216.6 ETH from Ethereum ICO Address Moved to Kraken

61,216.6 ETH from Ethereum ICO Address Moved to Kraken

An Ethereum (ETH) address associated with the initial coin offering (ICO) in 2015 has transferred a staggering 61,216.6 ETH, equivalent to $116 million, to the Kraken exchange. This transaction marks the first movement of these funds since their acquisition eight years ago.

Metis Launches Decentralized Liquid Staking in Layer 2 Revolution

Metis Launches Decentralized Liquid Staking in Layer 2 Revolution

Metis is launching the Liquid Staking Blitz, a decentralized sequencer initiative, to boost the growth of Liquid Staking Derivatives within its ecosystem, enhancing network security and governance.

Bitcoin Sinks to $18.5K Due to Regulatory, Interest Hike Concerns

Bitcoin Sinks to $18.5K Due to Regulatory, Interest Hike Concerns

Bitcoin fell to a three-month low as cryptocurrencies took a dip ahead of global monetary tightening concerns and amid regulatory concerns.

Binance Completes Travala.com AVA Token Swap to Ethereum ERC20

Binance Completes Travala.com AVA Token Swap to Ethereum ERC20

Binance has swapped and rebranded Travala.com's native token, AVA, to the Ethereum ERC20 network, allowing users to deposit and withdraw AVA tokens, now referred to as AVAOLD, potentially increasing AVA's utility and adoption rates.

Ethereum is an Ideal ICO Platform, Asserts Roger Ver

Ethereum is an Ideal ICO Platform, Asserts Roger Ver

Roger Ver, a proponent of Bitcoin Cash, noted that ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) were experiencing a dormant trend. However, he acknowledged that Ethereum could come in handy in eradicating this challenge because it offers a fantastic ICO platform.

FTX Crypto Exchange Announces Major Expansion into European Market

FTX Crypto Exchange Announces Major Expansion into European Market

The expansion into Europe is a timely one for FTX, which launched its US subsidiary business two years ago.

Ethereum Outperformed Bitcoin Since June Bottom, Up by Nearly 100%

Ethereum Outperformed Bitcoin Since June Bottom, Up by Nearly 100%

Ethereum (ETH) has scaled heights more than Bitcoin (BTC) since they both hit 2-year lows in June.

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.

BNB Smart Chain (BSC) Advances with BEP 336: Introducing Blob Transactions for Enhanced Network Performance

BNB Smart Chain (BSC) Advances with BEP 336: Introducing Blob Transactions for Enhanced Network Performance

BNB Smart Chain introduces BEP 336 upgrade, inspired by Ethereum's EIP 4844, to optimize data storage and reduce transaction costs, preparing for a network performance boost.

Klaytn Foundation and Matter Labs Collaborate to Advance Layer 2 Technology Integration

Klaytn Foundation and Matter Labs Collaborate to Advance Layer 2 Technology Integration

Klaytn Foundation, the organization behind South Korea's prominent Layer 1 blockchain Klaytn (symbol: KLAY), has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Matter Labs, the team responsible for developing Ethereum Layer 2 scaling solution zkSync Era.

Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Quantum-Resistant Hard Fork for Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin Proposes a Quantum-Resistant Hard Fork for Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin proposes a hard fork strategy for Ethereum to protect funds against quantum computer attacks, sparking a community-wide discussion on quantum security.

zkSync Parent Firm Sets to Launch Layer 3 Testnet ‘Pathfinder’ in Q1 2023

zkSync Parent Firm Sets to Launch Layer 3 Testnet ‘Pathfinder’ in Q1 2023

Matter Labs has announced a new layer 3 Ethereum scaling prototype called ‘Pathfinder,' which will be released in Q1 of 2023 and could turn out to be the first Layer 3 network built on the Ethereum blockchain.

Deutsche Bank Ignored Suspicious Activity of Child Sex Trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, Bitcoin Community Screams Hypocrisy

Deutsche Bank Ignored Suspicious Activity of Child Sex Trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, Bitcoin Community Screams Hypocrisy

The NY State Department of Financial Services has slapped Deutsche Bank with a $150 million dollar fine, Bitcoin Community has been quick to call out the institutional bank’s shortcomings in funding international sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein.

Total Value Locked in DeFi on Ethereum Crosses $100 Billion as ETH Address Profitability Clocks 100%

Total Value Locked in DeFi on Ethereum Crosses $100 Billion as ETH Address Profitability Clocks 100%

The total value locked (TVL) in DeFi on the Ethereum network breached the $100 billion mark as demand continues to soar.

InvestHK announces core events of extended StartmeupHK Festival 2020

InvestHK announces core events of extended StartmeupHK Festival 2020

Invest Hong Kong (InvestHK) today (January 20) announced details of next month’s StartmeupHK Festival, its influential annual showcase of what’s new and what’s next in the world of start-ups. Entering its fifth year, the StartmeupHK Festival this year has been extended to six days and features seven core events that will present the latest ideas, trends and innovation to an audience from around the world.

European Commission Unveils Strategy to Lead Web 4.0 and Virtual Worlds

European Commission Unveils Strategy to Lead Web 4.0 and Virtual Worlds

A new strategy for Web 4.0 and virtual worlds has been unveiled by the European Commission in an effort to steer the next technological revolution and guarantee a safe, open, and welcoming online environment for individuals, organizations, and government agencies across the EU.

Breaking: Binance Sells Russian Operations to CommEX, Exits Market

Breaking: Binance Sells Russian Operations to CommEX, Exits Market

Binance has announced the sale of its entire Russia business to CommEX, citing compliance issues as the primary reason for the exit. The transition process for existing Russian users is expected to take up to one year, with no financial strings attached to the deal for Binance.

Ethereum staking service Rocket Pool reaches $1 billion in total value

Ethereum staking service Rocket Pool reaches $1 billion in total value

Decentralized network operators get 7.26% annually.

DeFiChain Becomes One of the First Blockchains to Fully Integrate Euro Coin, a Euro-backed Stablecoin

DeFiChain Becomes One of the First Blockchains to Fully Integrate Euro Coin, a Euro-backed Stablecoin

DeFiChain, the world’s leading blockchain on the Bitcoin network dedicated to bringing decentralized financial applications and services to everyone, has announced the debut of the Euro-backed stablecoin Euro Coin (EUROC) on its native blockchain. DeFiChain is one of the first blockchains to fully integrate a Euro-backed stablecoin.

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision Seeks Advice on Designing Prudential Treatment for Crypto-assets

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision Seeks Advice on Designing Prudential Treatment for Crypto-assets

Basel Committee on Banking Supervision publishes paper going over the design for prudential treatment for crypto assets. The paper goes over areas such as risks of crypto-asset exposures, capital, and liquidity requirements, and general considerations for the prudential treatment.

EU to Regulate AI Use of Copyrighted Material

EU to Regulate AI Use of Copyrighted Material

The European Union has passed a draft bill to regulate AI use of copyrighted materials. AI tools will be classified according to their risk level, with high-risk tools subjected to stricter transparency procedures. The bill is part of the EU's Artificial Intelligence Act and aims to strike a balance between protecting citizens and fostering innovation.

Ethereum Has Entered a New Bull Market as ETH is Dwarfing Everything in the Crypto Space

Ethereum Has Entered a New Bull Market as ETH is Dwarfing Everything in the Crypto Space

Spencer Noon recently tweeted that ETH has entered a new bull market. Here are a few factors why ETH is dwarfing the rest of the crypto market.

Ethereum Breaks Past $2,000 for the First Time as DeFi's Total Revenue Hits $800 Million

Ethereum Breaks Past $2,000 for the First Time as DeFi's Total Revenue Hits $800 Million

Ethereum (ETH) is on fire as it continues making record-breaking moves. Ether has broken the record by surging past the $2,000 mark across major exchanges.

Report by Bitget Reveals 1.5 Million Daily Active Crypto Traders in Western Europe

Report by Bitget Reveals 1.5 Million Daily Active Crypto Traders in Western Europe

According to a recent report by Bitget Research, Western Europe is witnessing a significant rise in daily active crypto traders, with Germany and France leading the way. The study also highlights the region's strong engagement in decentralized finance (DeFi) and preference for centralized exchanges.

Chainlink DeFi Token Soars; DeFi Booms, But Poll Indicates Many Still Don’t Understand It

Chainlink DeFi Token Soars; DeFi Booms, But Poll Indicates Many Still Don’t Understand It

As of now, the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry is valued at $6 billion in value.

NFT Market Sees Upward Trend with Steady Increase in Weekly Ethereum Volumes

NFT Market Sees Upward Trend with Steady Increase in Weekly Ethereum Volumes

The NFT market has seen a significant recovery, with weekly Ethereum volumes increasing from 29,704 ETH to 68,342 ETH, with marketplaces like Blur and BAYC experiencing high trade activity.

Ethereum Projects Launch MEV Blocker to Minimize Invisible Tax

Ethereum Projects Launch MEV Blocker to Minimize Invisible Tax

27 Ethereum projects have launched MEV Blocker, a solution to reduce maximally extractable value (MEV), or Ethereum's invisible tax. MEV Blocker is a free tool developed to counter MEV bots that hijack transactions and inflate prices for users. It sends at least 90% of profits back to users and can protect them from frontrunning and sandwiching when using any Ethereum DApp.

Ethereum’s Dominance Increases by 19.13% as ETH Price Breaches $4,000

Ethereum’s Dominance Increases by 19.13% as ETH Price Breaches $4,000

Ethereum's current uptrend has resulted in an increase of its dominance by 19%.

Ethereum 2.0 Continues to Gain Steam, Staked ETH Tops 10 Million

Ethereum 2.0 Continues to Gain Steam, Staked ETH Tops 10 Million

The transition to Ethereum 2.0, which was renamed the consensus layer, continues to gain momentum because the amount of staked Ether is nearly 10% of the entire ETH supply.

Digital Euro May Have Transaction Limits for Retail Users

Digital Euro May Have Transaction Limits for Retail Users

ECB Board member Fabio Panetta has hinted that the Digital Euro may come with a limit for individuals

Bitzlato crypto firm taken down

Bitzlato crypto firm taken down

Europol: 46% of Bitzlato assets were unlawful. U.S. and European authorities confiscated $19.5 million in cryptocurrencies from crypto wallets.

US, EU Regulators Vow to Remove Russian Banks from SWIFT Network

US, EU Regulators Vow to Remove Russian Banks from SWIFT Network

One of the latest sanctions from the western camp seeks to ban specific Russian banks from the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Solana's SOL Price Predicted to Surpass $3000 in Bullish Scenario by 2030

Solana's SOL Price Predicted to Surpass $3000 in Bullish Scenario by 2030

VanEck's analysis suggests Solana could reach significant valuation by 2030 due to its technical innovations and user-focused applications. However, challenges like financial sustainability, technical stability, and developer adoption need to be addressed for this potential.

Ethereum’s Non-Exchange Whales Record the Highest Tokens in their Custody Since 2016

Ethereum’s Non-Exchange Whales Record the Highest Tokens in their Custody Since 2016

New data by on-chain metrics provider Santiment reveals that Ethereum’s non-exchange whales are on an accumulation spree as they continue buying more ETH.

Balancer's $2.1M Breach Impacts Pools Across Ethereum, Fantom, and Optimism

Balancer's $2.1M Breach Impacts Pools Across Ethereum, Fantom, and Optimism

PeckShield Inc. has reported a $2.1 million loss on the Balancer platform, affecting multiple pools across Ethereum, Fantom Foundation, and Optimism Foundation. The loss, including Beethoven X, is believed to be miscalculated.

Proposal for ApeCoin to Move Away from Ethereum Favoured by APE Whales

Proposal for ApeCoin to Move Away from Ethereum Favoured by APE Whales

A campaign of "ETHxit" is ongoing. ApeCoin DAO holders are voting to decide if they should move ApeCoin away from Ethereum to its blockchain or remain on the ETH chain. Currently, the majority goes to "leave".

Total Ether Deposits in Ethereum 2.0 Hits New ATH as Interest in Proof-of-Stake Model Rises

Total Ether Deposits in Ethereum 2.0 Hits New ATH as Interest in Proof-of-Stake Model Rises

The total number of Ethereum deposits in ETH 2.0 continues to climb as it recently set a new all-time high.

Ethereum Whales' on Exchanges Continue to Shrink, Addresses with at Least 0.01 ETH Coins Hit ATH

Ethereum Whales' on Exchanges Continue to Shrink, Addresses with at Least 0.01 ETH Coins Hit ATH

Ethereum whales’ holdings on crypto exchanges are diminishing, suggesting that they are being moved to cold wallets.

Aave and MATIC Surge to New ATHs as On-Chain Transactions Rises

Aave and MATIC Surge to New ATHs as On-Chain Transactions Rises

DeFi protocols Aave and Polygon has seen a surge leading to an ATH in their respective native tokens.

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.

UK Treasury to Omit Derivatives, Unbacked Tokens from Sandbox

UK Treasury to Omit Derivatives, Unbacked Tokens from Sandbox

The United Kingdom Treasury Department has suggested in its recommendations for a digital securities sandbox that unbacked crypto assets and derivatives be removed from the scope of the project.

Top Crypto Assets are in Fear Trajectory, Could this Signal a Bounce?

Top Crypto Assets are in Fear Trajectory, Could this Signal a Bounce?

The crypto market continues to be in the red based on more liquidation. As a result, the leading cryptocurrencies are in the fear zone.

Purpose Ether ETF Inflowed Surge Past 50,000 ETH

Purpose Ether ETF Inflowed Surge Past 50,000 ETH

The world’s first Ether Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) by Purpose Investments surpassed 50,000 ETH recently.

DeFi Remains One of The Biggest Losers in H1

DeFi Remains One of The Biggest Losers in H1

The crypto winter is almost wearing off based on several indices, and looking back to the outlook in H1, the ecosystem of DeFi can be tagged as one of the biggest losing sectors in the industry.

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Shares Insights on Possible ETH Price Drop Post-Merge

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Shares Insights on Possible ETH Price Drop Post-Merge

The run-up to the Merge event of the Ethereum protocol saw a number of anticipation from members of the Ethereum community and broader crypto investors on how the coin’s price will be influenced positively

Exclusive: Access, Connectivity and Inclusion—How UNICEF Leverages Blockchain to Close the Digital Divide

Exclusive: Access, Connectivity and Inclusion—How UNICEF Leverages Blockchain to Close the Digital Divide

Christina Lomazzo is the Blockchain Lead for UNICEF’s Office of Innovation; whose work mainly involves leading the blockchain efforts at UNICEF Ventures where she heads up a diverse team of six. Together they invest in early technology prototypes that they assess and determine could have an exponential impact on UNICEF’s operations and ability to fulfill its mission across the developing world.

Dutch Central Bank Aims to Play Leading Role in Developing CBDC in Europe as Part of Plan to Become Increasingly Digital

Dutch Central Bank Aims to Play Leading Role in Developing CBDC in Europe as Part of Plan to Become Increasingly Digital

The Dutch central bank, De Nederlandsche Bank made an announcement in its bulletin, saying that it aims to become the world leader in the development of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). The report highlighted that the topic of CBDC has gained more public exposure in the Netherlands than in “several other euro area countries for several reasons.”

Ethereum’s Median Fee Hit a 4-Month Low, while Address Activity Soaring to a 7-Month High

Ethereum’s Median Fee Hit a 4-Month Low, while Address Activity Soaring to a 7-Month High

Ethereum users have a sigh of relief because median fees have dropped to $5.50 per transaction from highs of $34.18 last month.

Retail Accumulation May Account for Why Ethereum Maintained Support at $2000

Retail Accumulation May Account for Why Ethereum Maintained Support at $2000

Ethereum is fighting to maintain support at $2,000. Glassnode has revealed that the addresses holding more than 0.1 Ether have reached a new all-time high today.

FTX Hack Suspect Reactivates Wallet

FTX Hack Suspect Reactivates Wallet

Blockchain analytics firm Spot On Chain reported a significant movement in a crypto wallet associated with the historic FTX hack on September 30, 2023. The wallet, labeled 0x3e957, transferred 2,500 ETH (approx. $4.2 million) amidst the anticipation surrounding the launch of Ethereum-based ETFs in the U.S. This marks the first activity in the wallet since the hack, with the wallet still holding 12,500 ETH.

Thai Political Party Proposes Digital Currency Stimulus

Thai Political Party Proposes Digital Currency Stimulus

The Pheu Thai Party in Thailand plans to give all Thai residents over the age of 16 a stipend of $300 in digital currency if the party wins the next election. The initiative aims to stimulate the local economy using blockchain technology.

BBVA Adds Ethereum Trading Services for Private Clients

BBVA Adds Ethereum Trading Services for Private Clients

The Switzerland franchise of Spanish banking giant BBVA has added Ethereum trading and custody to its digital currency investment portfolio.

Magic Eden Pioneers Cross-Chain NFT Experience with Expanded Wallet and Rewards

Magic Eden Pioneers Cross-Chain NFT Experience with Expanded Wallet and Rewards

Magic Eden's latest initiatives, including an enhanced rewards program, a cross-chain wallet, and open-source protocols, aim to universalize digital ownership and transform the NFT ecosystem.

Telecommunications Giant Deutsche Telekom Invests in Blockchain Payments Platform Celo

Telecommunications Giant Deutsche Telekom Invests in Blockchain Payments Platform Celo

Deutsche Telekom, a German-based telecommunications company, has entered the crypto space by investing in Celo, a San Francisco-based blockchain payment platform that offers crypto on mobile phones.

Buying Pressure Builds up on Ethereum Network, Pushing Price Above $1,300 Amid Merge News

Buying Pressure Builds up on Ethereum Network, Pushing Price Above $1,300 Amid Merge News

Ethereum (ETH) experienced notable momentum that drove the price above $1,300 after news of the much-anticipated merge made the airwaves.

Palm NFT Studio Receives $27M in Series B Financing Led by Microsoft M12

Palm NFT Studio Receives $27M in Series B Financing Led by Microsoft M12

Palm NFT Studio, co-founded by ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin, received a total of US$27 million in Series B financing led by Microsoft-led venture fund M12.

StarkWare to Open Source Proprietary Prover

StarkWare to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware's chief of product, Avihu Levy, thinks it will boost project confidence in Starknet Prover.

ETH's Average Fees Hit a 10-Month Low, Does Fear and Stagnancy Engulf the Market?

ETH's Average Fees Hit a 10-Month Low, Does Fear and Stagnancy Engulf the Market?

The hiccups experienced in the entire crypto market might have sparked fear and stagnancy in the Ethereum network based on low fee levels.

Ethereum’s Zinken Testnet Launch Is a Huge Success, Buterin Says “Scalability Will Go Up” on Eth 2.0

Ethereum’s Zinken Testnet Launch Is a Huge Success, Buterin Says “Scalability Will Go Up” on Eth 2.0

Ethereum developers have finally achieved a successful testnet release with Zinken.

Block's AUD$3M Investment Boosts Indigenous Business Sector in Australia

Block's AUD$3M Investment Boosts Indigenous Business Sector in Australia

Block Inc. invests AUD$3 million in First Australians Capital's new fund, supporting Indigenous businesses in Australia, aiming to empower entrepreneurs, foster economic growth, and create community wealth.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Shed Off Slight Price Gains, Is The Bullish Rally Over?

Bitcoin and Ethereum Shed Off Slight Price Gains, Is The Bullish Rally Over?

With Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) both recording losses in the past 24 hours, the question of whether the bull rally is over is pondered upon.

Vitalik Buterin Explains What’s Next for Ethereum after the ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Launch

Vitalik Buterin Explains What’s Next for Ethereum after the ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Launch

Ethereum 2.0 Phase 0, also known as the blockchain’s Beacon chain, was launched on Dec. 1. What's next for Ethereum after the launch?

Trump’s Proposed Capital Gains Tax Cuts Could Benefit Ethereum 2.0 Stakers

Trump’s Proposed Capital Gains Tax Cuts Could Benefit Ethereum 2.0 Stakers

President Donald Trump has proposed a capital gains tax cut which may greatly benefit United States cryptocurrency traders—particularly those planning to stake on Ethereum 2.0.

Ethereum's Potential Surge: VanEck Predicts ETH Value to Reach $11.8k by 2030 Amid Booming Smart Contract Adoption

Ethereum's Potential Surge: VanEck Predicts ETH Value to Reach $11.8k by 2030 Amid Booming Smart Contract Adoption

In a recent report, investment management firm VanEck predicts that the Ethereum (ETH) token price could surge to $11,800 by 2030.

EU Parliament Approves Tough Rules to Ban Anonymous Crypto Transactions

EU Parliament Approves Tough Rules to Ban Anonymous Crypto Transactions

The new proposals by the EU are designed to prevent criminal groups from exploiting the anonymity of crypto-based transactions.

Coti Unveils $10M Airdrop Plan for Coti Token Holders, Amplifies Privacy in Web3

Coti Unveils $10M Airdrop Plan for Coti Token Holders, Amplifies Privacy in Web3

Coti, a privacy-focused layer-2 protocol on Ethereum, announces a $10 million Coti v2 token airdrop, enhancing data security across Web3.

Massive Atomic Wallet Hack Revealed: Over $35M Stolen across Multiple Cryptocurrencies

Massive Atomic Wallet Hack Revealed: Over $35M Stolen across Multiple Cryptocurrencies

On-chain investigator ZachXBT has reported a significant security breach on Atomic Wallet, a leading non-custodial decentralized wallet wallet. The hacker targeted various cryptocurrencies, managing to steal more than $35 million across different chains, according to ZachXBT's updates on Twitter.

CoinGecko: 2024 Q1 Strong Crypto Industry Growth Propels Market Cap to $2.9 Trillion

CoinGecko: 2024 Q1 Strong Crypto Industry Growth Propels Market Cap to $2.9 Trillion

CoinGecko's recently released 2024 Q1 Crypto Industry Report reveals significant growth in the cryptocurrency market, with the total market cap reaching $2.9 trillion. The report covers various aspects, including the performance of Bitcoin and Ethereum, the rise of decentralized finance (DeFi) and non-fungible token (NFT) ecosystems, and the performance of centralized and decentralized exchanges.

Ethereum Layer 2: A Simplified Overview

Ethereum Layer 2: A Simplified Overview

Ethereum Layer 2 projects, such as Optimism, Arbitrum, and zkSync, aim to increase transaction throughput and reduce costs while maintaining security and decentralization properties. L2 solutions operate atop the existing blockchain, allowing for off-chain processing and a more scalable approach. They offer lower transaction costs, improved transaction capacity, and maintained security. Types of L2 solutions include rollups, state channels, and plasma. Projects like Arbitrum, Optimism, and zkSync are pioneering the L2 space, aiming to improve Ethereum's efficiency and scalability.

Ethereum Miner Revenue Plunges to a 4-Month Low

Ethereum Miner Revenue Plunges to a 4-Month Low

Ethereum miner revenue reaches a 4-month low of $1,096,941.17, analysts suggest Ethereum needs to reclaim $2,100 level for reclaiming bulls market.

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Unaffected Despite $150M Hack Suffered by KuCoin

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Unaffected Despite $150M Hack Suffered by KuCoin

Bitcoin and Ethereum prices have been reported to be unaffected by the security breach that impacted coin exchange KuCoin and that resulted in a loss of $150M.

Binance Labs Invests in nLRP Puffer for Enhanced Ethereum Staking

Binance Labs Invests in nLRP Puffer for Enhanced Ethereum Staking

Binance Labs, Puffer, Ethereum Staking, DeFi, Liquid Restaking, EigenLayer, Blockchain Innovation, Decentralization, Cryptocurrency Investment, DeFi Development

Ethereum Launches ETH 2.0 Multiclient Testnet - Medalla

Ethereum Launches ETH 2.0 Multiclient Testnet - Medalla

Ethereum software developers proudly launched the blockchain project they have been perfecting these past few months, the Ethereum 2.0 multiclient testnet, Medalla.

Binance Publishes Details of Holdings in its Hot Wallet

Binance Publishes Details of Holdings in its Hot Wallet

Binance has posted a snapshot of its hot wallet reserve to lead the exchange's transparency push

Winklevoss Backs Ethereum DeFi Craze, Despite Crypto Downtrend and Market Experts' Concerns

Winklevoss Backs Ethereum DeFi Craze, Despite Crypto Downtrend and Market Experts' Concerns

With speculations that the decentralized finance (DeFi) industry is rapidly approaching bubble territory, the Winklevoss twins have vouched for the contrary, saying that the current DeFi craze is a revolution in the making.

Bitcoin Millionaires at an All-Time High as Analysts Warn of a Pullback Before BTC Moves Higher

Bitcoin Millionaires at an All-Time High as Analysts Warn of a Pullback Before BTC Moves Higher

Bitcoin’s price has remained stable overnight, currently trading at the $13,000 level. However, other cryptos have not been able to hold their strength.

Ethereum User Paid $2.6 Million in Transaction Fees to Send Just $130

Ethereum User Paid $2.6 Million in Transaction Fees to Send Just $130

A user paid millions of dollars in Gas fees just to send $130 worth of Ether.

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.

Consensys Urges SEC to Recognize Ethereum's Advanced Safeguards in Comment Letter on ETH ETF Approval

Consensys Urges SEC to Recognize Ethereum's Advanced Safeguards in Comment Letter on ETH ETF Approval

Consensys has submitted a comment letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) advocating for the approval of Ethereum-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs). I

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Thinks Mining Monero on HTC Phones is a “Fool’s Game”

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Thinks Mining Monero on HTC Phones is a “Fool’s Game”

Ethereum co-creator has downplayed the partnership between HTC and Midas Labs, which enables Monero mining on mobile phones.

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin: Centralized Digital Currencies Without Privacy Are a Huge Step Back

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin: Centralized Digital Currencies Without Privacy Are a Huge Step Back

Vitalik Buterin the Ethereum co-founder believes that mainstream adoption of digital currencies is inevitable, with or without blockchain, but will that currency be sovereign, corporate or decentralized?

TomoChain Prepares for Zorro Network Upgrade

TomoChain Prepares for Zorro Network Upgrade

Smart contract platform TomoChain today released details of an upgrade to its network. The Zorro Network upgrade will take place on January 22nd and will improve the functionality of the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM) — a collection of nodes that ensure security for the Ethereum network.

Sentiment Recovers Stolen Funds with Bounty

Sentiment Recovers Stolen Funds with Bounty

Lending protocol Sentiment has recovered stolen funds from a recent hack by offering the hacker a $95,000 bounty. The hacker returned over $771,000 in Ether, and Sentiment also received an additional 51.75 ETH. The incident highlights the importance of companies taking bug bounties seriously.

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

10,000 New Blockchain Companies Founded in China Despite COVID-19

COVID-19 has not prevented blockchain companies in China from emerging at a dramatic speed.

Ethereum Dominates Bitcoin on CEX.IO Crypto Exchange

Ethereum Dominates Bitcoin on CEX.IO Crypto Exchange

Chief Technology Officer of CEX crypto exchange has reported that Ethereum (ETH) on its platform has spiked up in the past week, as opposed to Bitcoin.

Kompute Seeks to be the “AWS” of Decentralized Cloud Computing

Kompute Seeks to be the “AWS” of Decentralized Cloud Computing

Kompute, a blockchain company based in Estonia, intends to render significant control and anonymity in cloud computing through a decentralized model explicitly created for Web3.

NBA Sacramento Kings Leverage Blockchain for Authentic In-Game Gear Purchases

NBA Sacramento Kings Leverage Blockchain for Authentic In-Game Gear Purchases

Sports teams continue to adopt and implement blockchain into their business models, helping fans and security.

Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

Will CME's Ethereum Futures Launch Send Ether Price Higher?

With the launch of CME’s Ethereum futures contract imminent, what can we expect from the Ether price?

Five Reasons Behind Ethereum's Rally to Top $3000

Five Reasons Behind Ethereum's Rally to Top $3000

Ethereum broke the $3,000 mark after a rocky April. Its market capitalization now surpasses that of the Bank of America.

Ethereum Devs Launch Spadina Testnet, What Needs to be Perfected for ETH 2.0?

Ethereum Devs Launch Spadina Testnet, What Needs to be Perfected for ETH 2.0?

Ethereum developers have launched a short-term testnet, dubbed Spadina, in preparation for Ethereum 2.0 mainnet.

Ethereum 2.0 Testnet to Launch: Can the Blockchain Network Keep Up With the Surge in Demand?

Ethereum 2.0 Testnet to Launch: Can the Blockchain Network Keep Up With the Surge in Demand?

With the number of transactions on Ethereum recording an all-time high and shooting up over the past few months, crypto experts are speculating on whether the network can keep up with the high demand whether its scalability is reliable enough.

Millennial Investors Open the Most Crypto Accounts in Q2, Apex Report Shows

Millennial Investors Open the Most Crypto Accounts in Q2, Apex Report Shows

A report conducted by investing platform Apex Fintech Solutions (Apex) shows nearly 370,000 new crypto accounts opened in Q2.

BlockSec Launches Phalcon Fork for Private Chain Collaborative Testing

BlockSec Launches Phalcon Fork for Private Chain Collaborative Testing

Blockchain security firm BlockSec has launched the Phalcon Fork toolkit for collaborative testing on private chains forked from the Ethereum mainnet. The toolkit provides more control for developers over testing, analysis, and debugging of transactions, while retaining services and states from the Ethereum mainnet. It also includes an integrated faucet for free fork network Ether (ETH) and Fork RPC for integration with Ethereum Virtual Machine-compatible development frameworks.

Iranians Permitted to Trade on Binance, Despite US Imposes Sanctions: Reuters

Iranians Permitted to Trade on Binance, Despite US Imposes Sanctions: Reuters

Reuters said Binance exchange permitted Iranian users to trade on its platform after the United States reimposed sanctions on the country in 2018.

Leumi to Become 1st Israeli Bank Facilitating Crypto Trade

Leumi to Become 1st Israeli Bank Facilitating Crypto Trade

Bank Leumi's digital platform Pepper Invest announced that the bank is set to become the first Israeli bank to facilitate cryptocurrency trading - following a partnership with US blockchain firm Paxos.

Ethereum Based Tokens Surge Following London Hardfork Launch

Ethereum Based Tokens Surge Following London Hardfork Launch

Thanks to the London Hardfork, which went public, Ethereum is surging with its associated tokens.

US FinCEN Files Show Deutsche Bank Tops List of Suspicious Transactions, So Cut Bitcoin Some Slack

US FinCEN Files Show Deutsche Bank Tops List of Suspicious Transactions, So Cut Bitcoin Some Slack

German central bank, Deutsche Bundesbank appears to have facilitated over one trillion dollars of suspicious transactions flagged by US FinCEN.

Ethereum Stored on Crypto Exchanges Sinks to a Two-Year Low, What This Means for ETH

Ethereum Stored on Crypto Exchanges Sinks to a Two-Year Low, What This Means for ETH

On-chain analytics provider Santiment has shared data showing that Ethereum(ETH) held on crypto exchanges stands at 13.35% of its total circulation supply.

UK Financial Watchdog FCA Bans Crypto Derivatives Trading For Retail Investors

UK Financial Watchdog FCA Bans Crypto Derivatives Trading For Retail Investors

The United Kingdom’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued its final rules banning the sale of crypto derivatives and exchange-traded notes (ETNs).

ECB Advances Digital Euro Project into Preparation Phase

ECB Advances Digital Euro Project into Preparation Phase

The ECB's progression into the preparation phase of the digital euro project marks a pivotal step towards modernizing Europe's financial infrastructure. The digital euro, envisioned as a secure, accessible, and private means of digital payment, holds the promise of fortifying the European monetary system in the digital age.

ECB President Lagarde: Digital Euro CBDC Will Complement Not Substitute Cash

ECB President Lagarde: Digital Euro CBDC Will Complement Not Substitute Cash

Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank (ECB), said that a CBDC or digital euro would most likely work in tandem with fiat currency, not replace it.

Ethereum Whales Buy Dip, Increasing Holdings by 180,000 ETH

Ethereum Whales Buy Dip, Increasing Holdings by 180,000 ETH

Ethereum whales took advantage of the recent dip by increasing their holdings by 180,000 ETH.

Ethereum Miners Realized $756M in August Pending The Merge

Ethereum Miners Realized $756M in August Pending The Merge

Miners on the Ethereum blockchain have made the sum of $756 million while gearing up for The Merge that will take place later in this month

EIP 1559 — ETH 2.0 and the Scarcity of Ethereum

EIP 1559 — ETH 2.0 and the Scarcity of Ethereum

EIP-1559 has sparked wide discussion within the Ethereum community and could be one of the major reasons ETH is starting to gain traction as a hedge against inflation.

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.

NFT Market Declines in 2023, Yet Bitcoin and Solana NFTs Present Significant Opportunities

NFT Market Declines in 2023, Yet Bitcoin and Solana NFTs Present Significant Opportunities

In 2023, the NFT market experienced a decline, but Bitcoin and Solana NFTs showed significant growth opportunities.

Jul 13 Trading Analysis: Dont confuse the lack of volatility with stability

Jul 13 Trading Analysis: Dont confuse the lack of volatility with stability

BTC has been relatively unaspiring this weekend as ALTs continue to steal the limelight with LINK, Tezos, and Defi names making good gains. For example, ChainLink has hit an all-time high over the weekend with the market pundits citing near record network usage and mainstream adoption (over 45 partners since April). Strategy: Continue to load up BTC options 8-8.5k puts,,,,,

Ethereum Testnet Successfully Upgrades for Upcoming Shanghai Hard Fork

Ethereum Testnet Successfully Upgrades for Upcoming Shanghai Hard Fork

Ethereum's Sepolia testnet has undergone a successful upgrade simulating the upcoming Shanghai hard fork expected to take place on the mainnet in March. The upgrade, called "Shapella", allows validators to withdraw their staked Ether and rewards on the execution layer.

Ethereum Payment Processor: Streamlining Online Transactions

Ethereum Payment Processor: Streamlining Online Transactions

Discover how Ethereum payment processors streamline transactions with greater efficiency and reduced fees. This article covers the technical aspects and integration tips of ETH processors.

OpenSea Sets New Record for Monthly Ether Trading Volumes at $3.5B

OpenSea Sets New Record for Monthly Ether Trading Volumes at $3.5B

PopularNFT marketplace, OpenSea, has printed a new All-Time High (ATH) in Ethereum trading volume for January as collectors showcase their willingness to break new records in this new year.

Ethereum's Dencun Upgrade: Catalyst for Ecosystem Expansion and Price Surge in 2024

Ethereum's Dencun Upgrade: Catalyst for Ecosystem Expansion and Price Surge in 2024

The Ethereum network is poised for significant growth in 2024, thanks to the Dencun Upgrade, which aims to enhance network efficiency, scalability, and decrease transaction costs.

Vitalik Buterin Announces Ethereum's Upcoming Milestones: Verkle Trees and History Expiry

Vitalik Buterin Announces Ethereum's Upcoming Milestones: Verkle Trees and History Expiry

Ethereum's network takes a major leap in scalability with the completion of the "Basic rollup scaling" milestone, paving the way for verkle trees and history expiry.

Ethereum Foundation Brings Blockchain to UNICEF

Ethereum Foundation Brings Blockchain to UNICEF

The Ethereum foundation team made a series of donations to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), in a move considered both charitable and good for blockchain adoption.

Starkware to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware to Open Source Proprietary Prover

Starkware's chief of product, Avihu Levy, thinks it will boost project confidence in Starknet Prover.

Is Ethereum the Future of DeFi? Scalability and Cost Issues Open Door for Cardano and Polkadot

Is Ethereum the Future of DeFi? Scalability and Cost Issues Open Door for Cardano and Polkadot

As Ethereum continues to struggle with scalability and cost—traders continue to question the limitations of the Ethereum network and whether it really is the future of Defi.

Carl Icahn: Possibly Get Into Cryptocurrencies up to $1.5B in a ‘Big Way’

Carl Icahn: Possibly Get Into Cryptocurrencies up to $1.5B in a ‘Big Way’

Billionaire Carl Icahn, an American business tycoon who was sceptical of Bitcoin-led cryptocurrency before revealed in an interview with Bloomberg that it may get Into the cryptocurrency market up to $1.5B in a big way.

DWF Labs' Andrei Grachev Fires Back at GSR Cristian Gil

DWF Labs' Andrei Grachev Fires Back at GSR Cristian Gil

A Twitter feud between Andrei Grachev of DWF Labs and Cristian Gil of GSR.io has ignited discussions about the state of the crypto market and the role of market makers. The public disagreement has even led to a proposition for a "Crypto Fight Night," where the loser would have to leave the crypto markets.

European Crypto Startups See Record VC Investment in 2022

European Crypto Startups See Record VC Investment in 2022

Despite a challenging year for the crypto industry in 2022, VC investment in European crypto startups reached an all-time high of $5.7 billion, with decentralized finance startups seeing a 120% increase in investments. Europe is also home to the highest number of crypto startups, but lags behind the US in unicorns and startups with over $1 million in funding. Investment in financial service-based startups declined by 19% compared to 2021, while infrastructure grew by 24%. The EU's Markets in Crypto-Assets regulations are set for a final vote in April 2023.

Ethereum Open Interest Hits All-Time High as 100% of ETH Addresses in Profit

Ethereum Open Interest Hits All-Time High as 100% of ETH Addresses in Profit

Ethereum open interest hits an all-time-high and 100% of ETH addresses are now in profit.

Cardano Will Outperform Ethereum 2.0 in DeFi Says Hoskinson as ADA Price Surges

Cardano Will Outperform Ethereum 2.0 in DeFi Says Hoskinson as ADA Price Surges

CEO Charles Hoskinson doubts the Ethereum 2.0 upgrade will result in higher throughput, better scalability, and more security highlighting Cardano’s superior design for DeFi.

UEFA Champions League Winners FC Bayern Munich Embrace Ethereum Blockchain for Tokenization

UEFA Champions League Winners FC Bayern Munich Embrace Ethereum Blockchain for Tokenization

FC Bayern Munich, is the latest entrant in the Ethereum-based fantasy soccer game platform called Sorare, which leverages non-fungible tokens.

Ethereum’s Address Activity is Growing Again Following the Recent Panic Selloff

Ethereum’s Address Activity is Growing Again Following the Recent Panic Selloff

On-chain metrics provider Santiment has acknowledged that Ethereum is gaining momentum as address activity in this network is growing again.

Reddit Community Points Ready for Ethereum Mainnet through Off-Chain Labs

Reddit Community Points Ready for Ethereum Mainnet through Off-Chain Labs

Off-Chain Labs has announced that it has been selected to help bring the Community Points (CP) initiative of the Reddit social media network onto the Ethereum Mainnet.

First in the World? Lithuania Central Bank Approved Blockchain-based Digital Collectible

First in the World? Lithuania Central Bank Approved Blockchain-based Digital Collectible

Implementing a unique new idea will be the Bank of Lithuania in introducing the world’s first blockchain – based digital coin collectible.

Ransomware Masterminds Arrested in Ukraine in Joint Investigative Operation

Ransomware Masterminds Arrested in Ukraine in Joint Investigative Operation

A joint strike action between Europol and other international crime enforcement agencies has led to the arrest of two ransomware gang members.

Eastern Europe Hotbed For Darknet As Ransomware Activity Increases

Eastern Europe Hotbed For Darknet As Ransomware Activity Increases

A recent study from Chainalysis has found that darknet operators are responsible for a disproportionately large share of the crypto market in Eastern Europe.

Ethereum Price Yearly Trend Suggests Bull Run Ahead, ETH Deposits Doubled in the Last 20 Days

Ethereum Price Yearly Trend Suggests Bull Run Ahead, ETH Deposits Doubled in the Last 20 Days

Glassnode recently noted that the total value staked on Ethreum has reached over 1.5 million ETH.

A Colombian court recently hosted its first legal trial in the metaverse

A Colombian court recently hosted its first legal trial in the metaverse

The metaverse hosted Colombia's Magdalena Administrative Court's February 15 session. Maria Quinones, the court's Magistrate, called it "realer than a video call."

Will Ethereum Merge Trigger a Shift from Selling to Buying Pressure?

Will Ethereum Merge Trigger a Shift from Selling to Buying Pressure?

DeFi educator Korpi believes the merge of Ethereum will be a game-changer because structural supply will shift to structural buying.

US SEC Executive Who said Ethereum is Not a Security to Leave the Agency

US SEC Executive Who said Ethereum is Not a Security to Leave the Agency

The US SEC has announced that William Hinman, the current director of the Division of Corporate Finance, would leave the commission by the end of this year.

Ethereum Outflows from Exchanges Continue Increasing Amid a Roaming Supply Squeeze

Ethereum Outflows from Exchanges Continue Increasing Amid a Roaming Supply Squeeze

A holding tendency continues to be illustrated in the Ethereum network based on ETH outflows from crypto exchanges.

Ethereum’s Price Going through the Roof, Subject to Renewed Interest from Short-Term Traders

Ethereum’s Price Going through the Roof, Subject to Renewed Interest from Short-Term Traders

Ethereum’s surge to historic highs has renewed the discussion of whether the altcoin season is back as short-term traders' interest soars.

Ethereum Price Set to See Higher Gains as ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Genesis Expected Soon

Ethereum Price Set to See Higher Gains as ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain Genesis Expected Soon

As the ETH 2.0 beacon chain genesis is coming to fruition soon, it could be a catalyst for Ethereum’s price surge. Here's why.

Number of Ethereum Whales on the Decline as Market Sees a Massive Correction

Number of Ethereum Whales on the Decline as Market Sees a Massive Correction

Ethereum holders, those with at least 100 coins are on the decline.

Ethereum’s Market Capitalization of $500 Billion Will Need To Double to Flip That of Bitcoin

Ethereum’s Market Capitalization of $500 Billion Will Need To Double to Flip That of Bitcoin

Ethereum’s remarkable bull run has pushed its market capitalization to the $500 billion level for the first time.

Volatility Rocks The Market as Altcoins Ignite Following Bitcoin’s New All-Time High Price Rally

Volatility Rocks The Market as Altcoins Ignite Following Bitcoin’s New All-Time High Price Rally

As Bitcoin surges above $22,000 to an all-time high record, the altcoins also saw gains but the market is currently characterized by extreme volatility.

Euler Finance suffers $197M DeFi hack

Euler Finance suffers $197M DeFi hack

Decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol Euler Finance lost nearly $197 million in a flash loan attack on March 13, impacting more than 11 other DeFi protocols. The vulnerability remained on-chain for eight months despite a $1 million bug bounty in place. Euler Finance disabled the vulnerable etoken module and vulnerable donation function, and has reached out to security firms and the ETH security community to help with the investigation and recover the stolen funds.

DeFi Reaches $12 Billion in Total Value Locked as Ethereum Transacts 2X More Than Bitcoin Daily

DeFi Reaches $12 Billion in Total Value Locked as Ethereum Transacts 2X More Than Bitcoin Daily

The growth of the DeFi industry has led to an explosive increase in popularity in Ethereum-compatible stablecoins.

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Number of Non-Zero Ethereum Addresses Hit an ATH

The Ethereum (ETH) network continues to attract more participants because the number of non-zero addresses broke the record at 66,552,716.

Magic Eden (MAGIC) Launches Retroactive NFT Rewards for Ethereum Users

Magic Eden (MAGIC) Launches Retroactive NFT Rewards for Ethereum Users

Magic Eden introduces a cross-chain rewards program, offering Diamonds to Ethereum users for past activities.

Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens

Hedera Mainnet Exploited, Leading to Theft of Liquidity Pool Tokens

Hedera Hashgraph has confirmed a smart contract exploit on its mainnet, resulting in the theft of liquidity pool tokens from decentralized exchanges (DEXs) that use code derived from Uniswap v2 on Ethereum. The suspicious activity was detected when the attacker attempted to move the stolen tokens across the Hashport bridge, leading operators to temporarily pause the bridge. The exact amount of tokens stolen is unknown, and the Hedera team is working on a solution to remove the vulnerability.

Bakkt Announces the Promotion of the Company’s Former Chief Product Officer to CEO

Bakkt Announces the Promotion of the Company’s Former Chief Product Officer to CEO

Having previously worked in Google and PayPal, Mike Blandina is to leave his position as Chief product officer of Bakkt, for his new role as CEO. The chairman of ICE has expressed strong confidence in his ability to steer the company to excellence.

Bitcoin is a Freedom Friendly Type of Currency- Sen Cynthia Lummis

Bitcoin is a Freedom Friendly Type of Currency- Sen Cynthia Lummis

Senator Cynthia reiterated the role of Bitcoin as a freedom tool against oppressive governments.

Ethereum Falls Below the Short-Term Upward Trend Line - What’s Next?

Ethereum Falls Below the Short-Term Upward Trend Line - What’s Next?

With the downturn of the entire crypto market, Ether’s price has also fallen below the short-term upward trend line.

Reuters: Binance Australia Users Rush to Sell Bitcoin Amid Payment Issues

Reuters: Binance Australia Users Rush to Sell Bitcoin Amid Payment Issues

According to a recent report by Reuters, Bitcoin prices on Binance's Australian platform were almost A$9,000 lower than those on rival exchanges on Tuesday.

Hong Kong SFC Finalizes Regulatory Framework for Virtual Asset Trading Platforms

Hong Kong SFC Finalizes Regulatory Framework for Virtual Asset Trading Platforms

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) of Hong Kong concluded a consultation period today, revealing the finalized regulatory requirements for operators of virtual asset trading platforms licensed by the SFC.

Cryptocurrency Industry Nears a $1 Trillion in Value Thanks to Bitcoin and Ethereum

Cryptocurrency Industry Nears a $1 Trillion in Value Thanks to Bitcoin and Ethereum

The crypto market’s total value is edging closer to the $1 trillion mark thanks to its notable uptrend in recent weeks and the bullish gains of BTC and ETH.

SEC's Delay on BlackRock Ethereum ETF Decision Signals Cautious Stance

SEC's Delay on BlackRock Ethereum ETF Decision Signals Cautious Stance

The SEC has postponed its decision on BlackRock's proposed Ethereum ETF to March 10, 2024. This reflects the regulator's cautious approach toward crypto-based investment products and highlights the need for clearer regulatory frameworks in the digital assets space.

Do Europeans Want a Decentralized Digital Euro? Asks ECB Survey

Do Europeans Want a Decentralized Digital Euro? Asks ECB Survey

Do Europeans want a decentralized digital euro that does not rely on a central intermediary? The European Central Bank is asking for public opinion on CBDC with a new survey.

EU to Vote Restricting PoW-based Crypto Assets

EU to Vote Restricting PoW-based Crypto Assets

The European Union could see a major change in the cryptocurrency industry as proof-of-work cryptocurrencies face an indeterminate future.

Three Crucial Expectations from the Crypto Market in August

Three Crucial Expectations from the Crypto Market in August

Overall the market is showing signs that the crypto winter may be wrapping up, but while investors may want to start bagging new coins in their portfolios, these three key expectations should stay alert in August.

EU Court Upholds Privacy in Encrypted Messaging Ruling

EU Court Upholds Privacy in Encrypted Messaging Ruling

The European Court of Human Rights has upheld privacy and freedom of expression, rejecting backdoor demands in encrypted messaging services, highlighting potential security risks.

The Tale of Ethereum’s 6-Year Journey from Lows of $0.4 to Highs of $4650

The Tale of Ethereum’s 6-Year Journey from Lows of $0.4 to Highs of $4650

ETH has shined so far this quarter because after setting an all-time high (ATH) of $4,400 recently, it soared to new historic highs of $4,650.

Ethereum Whales’ Accumulation Mode Continues as Price Tops $3,200

Ethereum Whales’ Accumulation Mode Continues as Price Tops $3,200

Ethereum whales are not relenting in their accumulation quest because addresses with more than 100k coins now hold 43.7% of the ETH supply.

Original Snow Crash Manuscript Goes Up for Auction

Original Snow Crash Manuscript Goes Up for Auction

Snow Crash-inspired NFTs will also be auctioned.

Ethereum Ranks 9th in Market Valuation Among Leading Global Banks

Ethereum Ranks 9th in Market Valuation Among Leading Global Banks

Ethereum ranks 9th when compared to the world's largest banks in terms of market cap, according to CompaniesMarketCap.

ETH Miner Balances Recovering with its Transactions Hitting $2.5 Trillion in Q2 of 2021

ETH Miner Balances Recovering with its Transactions Hitting $2.5 Trillion in Q2 of 2021

This renewed Ethereum momentum is propelling ETH miner balances on the road to recovery.

Ethereum Supply Crisis Intensifies as Total Value in ETH 2.0 Surges Past $9 Billion

Ethereum Supply Crisis Intensifies as Total Value in ETH 2.0 Surges Past $9 Billion

Crypto analyst Joseph Young has pointed out that the Ethereum supply crisis is intensifying.

Christine Lagarde Announced EUR 750 Billion Bond Buyback, Bitcoin Surged 10%

Christine Lagarde Announced EUR 750 Billion Bond Buyback, Bitcoin Surged 10%

With the launch of ECB's €750 Billion bond buyback, Bitcoin, in the last 24 hours witnessed a steep increase in price clocking at 16% growth.

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.

U.S. Houston Firefighter’s Pension Fund Invests $25 Million in Bitcoin and Ethereum

U.S. Houston Firefighter’s Pension Fund Invests $25 Million in Bitcoin and Ethereum

The Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund, which manages nearly $5.5 billion in assets, announced that it has invested in cryptocurrencies.

Ethereum to Overtake Bitcoin as the More Attractive Asset with ETH 2.0 and EIP 1559 Rollout - Messari

Ethereum to Overtake Bitcoin as the More Attractive Asset with ETH 2.0 and EIP 1559 Rollout - Messari

Messari lead crypto researcher Ryan Watkins seems to think that in the long-term, Ethereum may appreciate more than Bitcoin (BTC).

Ethereum Hits Fresh Record High of $3000

Ethereum Hits Fresh Record High of $3000

Ethereum has hit an all-time high of $3000 for the first time in its history, making it more valuable than PayPal and the Bank of America in terms of market cap.

Ethereum Liquid Restaking Drives DeFi TVL to $100B in Q1 2024

Ethereum Liquid Restaking Drives DeFi TVL to $100B in Q1 2024

DeFi TVL nearly doubled in Q1 2024, reaching $98 billion, partly due to Ethereum's liquid restaking initiatives. However, a recent crypto market pullback has led to a decline to $86.6 billion.

Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem

Curve Finance Launches MIM/crvUSD Pool on Arbitrum, Bolstering DeFi Ecosystem

Curve Finance's new MIM/crvUSD liquidity pool on Arbitrum marks a significant advancement in DeFi, offering enhanced liquidity and user experience. This strategic move leverages Arbitrum's layer 2 capabilities for faster, cost-effective transactions, underlining Curve's commitment to innovation and community-driven governance.

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Institutional Adoption is Playing a Part in the Next Leg of Ethereum’s Bull Run

Dan Tapiero, the CEO of 10T Holdings, believes that institutional adoption is propelling the next leg of Ethereum’s bull run.

Paysafe Halts EUR Deposits for Binance Users: What You Need to Know

Paysafe Halts EUR Deposits for Binance Users: What You Need to Know

Paysafe Payment Solutions Limited has abruptly stopped processing EUR deposits for Binance users. The decision affects several Binance services, including spot trading and auto-invest plans. Users are advised to convert their EUR balances to USDT by October 31, 2023, or withdraw them to their bank accounts.

Hiccups Surface as Bellatrix Upgrade Sets Stage for Ethereum Merge

Hiccups Surface as Bellatrix Upgrade Sets Stage for Ethereum Merge

With the much-anticipated merge being around the corner, the Bellatrix upgrade went live, curtain raising for this event.

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.

May 15: The Year of Bitcoin Options?

May 15: The Year of Bitcoin Options?

Happy Friday! BTC up 3% in the past 24 hours, flirting $9,900, teasing the market at the $10K psychological level. In the last few days, I noticed BTC weakness from the start of Asia session followed by buying activity when the U.S. woke up, driven primarily by spot buying (futures curve still relatively flat).

Ethereum Layer 2 Boba Network Raises $45M in Series A Funding

Ethereum Layer 2 Boba Network Raises $45M in Series A Funding

Ethereum Layer 2 project Boba Network has raised $45 million in its Series A funding round.

Etherscan Made 100% Inaccessible by China's Great Firewall

Etherscan Made 100% Inaccessible by China's Great Firewall

Etherscan.io, one of the most widely used Ethereum block explorers, was found to be inaccessible from IP addresses inside of mainland China. According to the tests performed locally, the country’s Great Firewall, which is used by the government to regulate citizens’ access to foreign internet sites has blocked the Ethereum blockchain data site.

Ethereum Achieves Record-High of $2,700 as EIB Announces Sale of Digital Bond on Ethereum Blockchain

Ethereum Achieves Record-High of $2,700 as EIB Announces Sale of Digital Bond on Ethereum Blockchain

Ethereum hits a record high of $2,718 as the European Investment Bank announces a plan to sell a "two-year digital bond" on the Ethereum blockchain network.

Not Just Bitcoin - Ethereum and Altcoins Gain Bullish Momentum

Not Just Bitcoin - Ethereum and Altcoins Gain Bullish Momentum

Ethereum's record-breaking momentum indicates that investors are increasingly taking an interest to altcoins and that Bitcoin's dominance in the crypto sector has slightly declined.

New Zealand's Tax Authority Demands Info on Crypto Investors

New Zealand's Tax Authority Demands Info on Crypto Investors

New Zealand's Internal Revenue Department has asked all companies to pass on customers' personal details as well as the type and value of their crypto assets.

Chinese Yuan Poised to Become the World’s Third Largest Reserve Currency by 2030—Is DCEP Part of the Plan?

Chinese Yuan Poised to Become the World’s Third Largest Reserve Currency by 2030—Is DCEP Part of the Plan?

Morgan Stanley analysts are predicting that the Chinese yuan will become the third-largest reserve currency in the world, is the DCEP part of the plan?

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Volumes Go Through the Roof

Bitcoin and Ethereum Trading Volumes Go Through the Roof

History has been made with $34.8k BTC and $1,090 ETH with both Bitcoin and Ethereum recording new all time highs in trading volume.

Microsoft's OpenAI Investment Faces EU Merger Regulation Scrutiny

Microsoft's OpenAI Investment Faces EU Merger Regulation Scrutiny

The European Commission is investigating Microsoft's investment in OpenAI, a significant partnership since 2019, under the EU Merger Regulation, as part of a larger plan to control tech giants' influence in the AI field, focusing on potential anti-competitive impacts.

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.

Bitmain-Backed Digital Assets Company Matrixport Extends Its Crypto Services into Europe

Bitmain-Backed Digital Assets Company Matrixport Extends Its Crypto Services into Europe

Matrixport, a Singapore headquartered and Bitmain-backed crypto company that offers trading, lending, and custody services, extends its services into Europe through the establishment of its new Zurich office.

Ethereum 2.0 Hits a New Milestone with a Deposit of More Than 9 Million Ether

Ethereum 2.0 Hits a New Milestone with a Deposit of More Than 9 Million Ether

More investments continue trickling into Ethereum 2.0 because 9.01 million ETH has been staked.

Seoul Prosecutors Reveal Terra's Do Kwon is Hiding in Europe

Seoul Prosecutors Reveal Terra's Do Kwon is Hiding in Europe

South Korean prosecutors believe Do Kwon is currently residing in Europe

MetaMask Launches Ethereum Staking Marketplace

MetaMask Launches Ethereum Staking Marketplace

MetaMask Institutional has announced a new staking marketplace that allows institutional clients to manage ETH staking through vendors such as ConsenSys Staking, Allnodes, Blockdaemon, and Kiln. The marketplace aims to simplify access and management of solo staking and enable institutions to become Ethereum network validators.

Axiom Secures $20 Million in Series A Funding for Blockchain Data Access Innovation

Axiom Secures $20 Million in Series A Funding for Blockchain Data Access Innovation

Axiom, a smart contract infrastructure firm, raises $20M in Series A funding led by Paradigm and Standard Crypto, aiming to transform blockchain data access using zero-knowledge cryptography.

Coinbase’s Registration Statement with SEC Reveals What Could Make Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Plunge

Coinbase’s Registration Statement with SEC Reveals What Could Make Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Plunge

Coinbase's registration statement for its public listing reveals what could potentially drag down the price of Bitcoin and Ethereum.

European Blockchain Convention reinvents itself to remain the leading congress in Europe

European Blockchain Convention reinvents itself to remain the leading congress in Europe

European Blockchain Convention Virtual becomes the meeting point of the Blockchain Industry this year in Europe. The congress, which will be held on September 21 and 22, will feature workshops, presentations, panel discussions and more than 100 world-class speakers. EBC will provide access to an AI-powered networking platform to facilitate virtual one-to-one meetings between over 1.500 attendees.

April 20: Too Many Have Missed the ETH Lining Because They're Expecting BTC

April 20: Too Many Have Missed the ETH Lining Because They're Expecting BTC

Trading Crypto with Eugene is a series of daily commentary on the crypto market and trading advice from Eugene Ng of Matrixport, a veteran trader with 10 years of experience in top-tier global investment banks. Hope you find it helpful!

Total Bitcoin Locked in DeFi Spikes as Overall TVL Continues to Decline

Total Bitcoin Locked in DeFi Spikes as Overall TVL Continues to Decline

As the Total Value Locked in DeFi plunges, Bitcoin investors appear to be saving their holdings in smart contracts amid price falloff.

LocalBitcoins Seller Charged by US Homeland Security for Money Laundering

LocalBitcoins Seller Charged by US Homeland Security for Money Laundering

Kenneth Rhule, a localBitcoins seller is charged by the US Homeland Security for conducting an unlicensed money transmitting business. Rhule can face up to forty years in prison on account of fraudulent activity alongside illegal marijuana production and distribution.

Litecoin vs Ethereum: The 8 Differences that You Should Know

Litecoin vs Ethereum: The 8 Differences that You Should Know

Litecoin and Ethereum have proven to be among the most fundamental digital assets in the crypto space. According to the Coin Market Cap, Ethereum is ranked the second most popular cryptocurrency after Bitcoin, whereas Litecoin is ranked seventh. Despite their popularity, their intentions are entirely different. It, therefore, becomes crucial to comprehend their unique aspects.

Crema Finance Hacker Returns Stolen Crypto Following Negotiation

Crema Finance Hacker Returns Stolen Crypto Following Negotiation

Crema Finance has received 6,064 ETH ($7 million) and 23,967 SOL ($870,000) from a hacker who had stolen 69,422.9 SOL and 6,497,738 USDC stablecoin (roughly $9 million) following a negotiation.

Ethereum Shifting to Cold Wallets for DeFi-Related & Holding Activities

Ethereum Shifting to Cold Wallets for DeFi-Related & Holding Activities

ETH supply on exchanges has been shrinking by being transferred to cold storage.

Ethereum Network's Transaction Prices has Declined: The Block

Ethereum Network's Transaction Prices has Declined: The Block

The Ethereum network's gas fees have declined significantly since 2021, according to The Block.

Ethereum Leads ahead of Traditional Markets Performance over the Past 30 Days

Ethereum Leads ahead of Traditional Markets Performance over the Past 30 Days

The London Hardfork or EIP 1559 upgrade that got activated in August seems to have boosted Ethereum’s performance in the last 30 days.

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin Rebounds, Despite Bearish Confidence among Institutional Investors

Bitcoin’s price rebounded slightly, which has increased by 24.15% over the past week. However, the institutional sentiment remains bearish.

EBA Issues Updated Guidelines for Crypto Asset Service Providers

EBA Issues Updated Guidelines for Crypto Asset Service Providers

The European Banking Authority (EBA) extends Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorist Financing measures to include crypto firms, aiming to harmonize regulatory approaches and mitigate financial crime risks in the EU.

Magic Eden Launches Ethereum Marketplace in Alliance with Yuga Labs

Magic Eden Launches Ethereum Marketplace in Alliance with Yuga Labs

Magic Eden debuts its Ethereum marketplace, collaborating with Yuga Labs to uphold creator royalties in the evolving NFT landscape.

ECB to Warn Countries in the Eurozone about Crypto Regulation

ECB to Warn Countries in the Eurozone about Crypto Regulation

The European Central Bank is reportedly on track to issue warnings to national authorities within the Eurozone about individual handling of the crypto ecosystem.

Decline in Cryptocurrency ATMs in 2023: A Global Perspective

Decline in Cryptocurrency ATMs in 2023: A Global Perspective

In 2023, the global number of Bitcoin ATMs decreased by 11.1%, marking the first decline in a decade, with the U.S. being the largest host, contrasting with growth in the EU and other regions.

Luxury Watchmaker TAG Heuer to Accept Crypto Payments

Luxury Watchmaker TAG Heuer to Accept Crypto Payments

TAG Heuer will accept the payment method after a deal with Bitpay.

Puerto Rican Regulators Closes Peter Schiff's Bank - a Case for Decentralization?

Puerto Rican Regulators Closes Peter Schiff's Bank - a Case for Decentralization?

Puerto Rican authorities have closed down the Euro Pacific Bank, a local financial institution that belongs to Peter Schiff, the world’s most vocal Bitcoin (BTC) critic.

OECD Will Launch International Crypto Tax Standards in 2021 says Tax Director

OECD Will Launch International Crypto Tax Standards in 2021 says Tax Director

The director of the OECD’s Centre for Tax Policy and Administration has revealed that the OECD will release an international tax reporting standard for crypto assets in 2021.

How Crypto is Helping a Globally-Recognised NGO with Their Covid-19 Response

How Crypto is Helping a Globally-Recognised NGO with Their Covid-19 Response

The Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll on the world, causing almost half-a-million deaths, illnesses, and economic downturns. The World Bank argues that the deadly virus could push up to 60 million people into extreme poverty, wiping out the progress made in this area in the past three years.

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

How Blockchain Technology Can be Used to Leverage Booming TikTok and Influencer Trends

Blockchain technology has been a growing hot topic, with companies integrating it more and more into their ecosystem for better security, decentralization, and lower costs, among other things.

Ethereum's Switch to Proof-of-Stake Will be 'Substantial' to the Industry, Binance Research Suggests

Ethereum's Switch to Proof-of-Stake Will be 'Substantial' to the Industry, Binance Research Suggests

Binance’s latest research report published on Oct. 28 stated that Ethereum’s upcoming switch to Proof-of-Stake (PoS) from Proof-of-Work (PoW) is expected to take a ‘most substantial’ portion of the crypto market’s attention.

Total Value Locked in DeFi Jumps to $208 Billion with Ethereum Taking the Lion’s Share

Total Value Locked in DeFi Jumps to $208 Billion with Ethereum Taking the Lion’s Share

According to DefiLlama, a ranking and metrics provider for DeFi protocols, the total value locked (TVL) in this sector stands at $208.03 billion.

Circle Introduces Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform to Streamline Web3 Development

Circle Introduces Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform to Streamline Web3 Development

Circle announces new Web3 services—Gas Station and Smart Contract Platform—to simplify blockchain development and lower costs. These user-centric solutions aim to accelerate the mass adoption of blockchain technologies.

European Commission Launches Research Unit to Investigate Algorithms Used by Big Tech

European Commission Launches Research Unit to Investigate Algorithms Used by Big Tech

The European Commission has launched a new research unit called the European Centre for Algorithmic Transparency (ECAT) to investigate the impact of algorithms used by prominent online platforms and search engines such as Facebook and Google. The team will analyze and evaluate the AI-backed algorithms used by Big Tech firms to identify and address any potential risks posed by these platforms.

Reasons behind Monday’s Crypto Market Sell-off Panic: Evergrande Group shaky Bankruptcy Threat Ahead

Reasons behind Monday’s Crypto Market Sell-off Panic: Evergrande Group shaky Bankruptcy Threat Ahead

The fall down of the Chinese real estate giant Evergrande Group swept the entire cryptocurrency market. Evergrande’s financial crisis caused investors to worry about China’s catastrophic debt default, which caused panic selling in the market.

Sotheby's to Accept Ether in Live Bidding for Sale of Banksy's Works

Sotheby's to Accept Ether in Live Bidding for Sale of Banksy's Works

Sotheby’s auction house will be accepting Ethereum cryptocurrency during live bidding for its upcoming virtual exhibition where two of Banksy's artworks will be up for sale.

India's Shardeum Closes $18.2M Seed Funding Round, Valuation at $199M

India's Shardeum Closes $18.2M Seed Funding Round, Valuation at $199M

According to Shardeum, the new funds will be used for increased marketing efforts and upgrading the development team.

Women in Blockchain: Sam Shrager of BCB Group

Women in Blockchain: Sam Shrager of BCB Group

The Women in Blockchain Series describes the journeys of some of the pioneer women driving initiatives and changing the nature of work by leveraging this revolutionary technology.

Vitalik Buterin Talks about Ethereum's 2024 Roadmap

Vitalik Buterin Talks about Ethereum's 2024 Roadmap

Ethereum's 2024 roadmap, shared by Vitalik Buterin, prioritizes minor adjustments and continuity with core priorities like merge, surge, scourge, verge, purge, and splurge.

Three Major Central Banks Play a Pivotal Role in Bitcoin Adoption

Three Major Central Banks Play a Pivotal Role in Bitcoin Adoption

Market analyst Holger Zschaepitz believes that the big three central banks, namely the Federal Reserve (Fed), the Bank of Japan (BoJ), and the European Central Bank (ECB), have been instrumental in Bitcoin adoption.

LSE Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ethereum ETNs

LSE Set to Launch Bitcoin and Ethereum ETNs

LSE readies for Bitcoin & Ethereum ETN listings in Q2 2024, aligning with FCA's updated crypto stance, signaling a landmark for regulated crypto investments.

Binance Unveils Crypto-Powered Debit Card in Europe For Seamless Transactions Across 60 Million Merchants

Binance Unveils Crypto-Powered Debit Card in Europe For Seamless Transactions Across 60 Million Merchants

Leading crypto exchange Binance has rolled out the Binance Card, a crypto debit card, in Europe that will enable users to convert their stored cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC), Binance Coin (BNB), Swipe (SXP), and Binance USD (BUSD) to fiat and spend them at more than 60 million merchants worldwide.

Bank of France Becomes the First to Successfully Test Out the Digital Euro on Blockchain

Bank of France Becomes the First to Successfully Test Out the Digital Euro on Blockchain

The French Central Bank, Banque de France has recently successfully trialed a central bank digital currency (CBDC) – the digital euro, operating on a blockchain. The Bank of France experimented with the use of a central bank digital currency to test a sale of securities, which was carried out by Société Générale Forge. Banque de France launched a program of experiments to test out potential central bank digital currency (CBDC) aimed for interbank settlements. Potential participants have been invited to submit their applications to experiment with the use of a digital euro.

ECB Officials Urges to Accept Digital Euro in Brick-and-Mortar Stores

ECB Officials Urges to Accept Digital Euro in Brick-and-Mortar Stores

Fabio Panetta, a member of the Executive Council of the European Central Bank (ECB), suggested that acceptance of the digital euro in brick-and-mortar stores, as well as online entities, would help promote the use of the fiat digital euro.

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

Ethereum's transition to proof-of-stake

ssv.network created a $50 million fund to encourage Ether (ETH) staking technology research. DVT, an open-source protocol, distributes validator duties over numerous nodes. Vitalik Buterin's Eth2 roadmap relied on the protocol.

UBS and OSL Pioneer Hong Kong's First Ethereum Tokenized Warrant

UBS and OSL Pioneer Hong Kong's First Ethereum Tokenized Warrant

UBS AG, in collaboration with OSL Digital Securities, introduces Hong Kong's first tokenized warrant on the Ethereum blockchain, marking a landmark moment in financial innovation and blockchain adoption.

Consensys Files Lawsuit Against SEC Over Ethereum Regulation

Consensys Files Lawsuit Against SEC Over Ethereum Regulation

Consensys, a software development firm, has filed a lawsuit against the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and its commissioners, claiming the SEC plans to regulate Ethereum as a security, highlighting the ongoing debate on cryptocurrencies' regulatory classification and potential industry impact.

Hedging, Staking and Saving - The Signs that Point to a Maturing DeFi Market

Hedging, Staking and Saving - The Signs that Point to a Maturing DeFi Market

DeFi is currently on a maturity curve comparable to the same one that the cryptocurrency markets have undergone over recent years.

EU Imposes 8th Wave Sanctions over Russia to Include Blanket Crypto Ban

EU Imposes 8th Wave Sanctions over Russia to Include Blanket Crypto Ban

The European Union (EU) has updated its sanction on Russia, the 8th package, and this time, it unveils zero tolerance for crypto-related transactions.

Crypto Market Outflows Continue for 8th Week Amid Rising Rates and SEC Actions

Crypto Market Outflows Continue for 8th Week Amid Rising Rates and SEC Actions

The cryptocurrency market has recorded its eighth consecutive week of outflows, driven by ongoing monetary policy concerns and mounting regulatory pressures.

Ethereum to See $1 Trillion in Real Value Transfers This Year, Eclipsing PayPal as Institutional Interest Rises

Ethereum to See $1 Trillion in Real Value Transfers This Year, Eclipsing PayPal as Institutional Interest Rises

Ethereum will process more than $1 trillion in real value transfers this year, surpassing PayPal.

Ethereum (ETH) and XRP Price Gains Dwarfed Bitcoin Rally, Which Cryptos beat BTC in 2020?

Ethereum (ETH) and XRP Price Gains Dwarfed Bitcoin Rally, Which Cryptos beat BTC in 2020?

Despite the BTC price gaining over 150% in 2020, BTC has been dwarfed by the price increases of other altcoins—including Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple’s XRP token.

Bithumb Lists Civic (CVC) and HUNT in Korean Won Markets

Bithumb Lists Civic (CVC) and HUNT in Korean Won Markets

Bithumb, a leading virtual asset platform, has announced the addition of Civic (CVC) and HUNT tokens to its Korean Won trading market.

Ethereum's Future Unveiled by Vitalik Buterin at EthCC

Ethereum's Future Unveiled by Vitalik Buterin at EthCC

At EthCC, Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin outlined the protocol's future, highlighting key developments like the transition to Proof of Stake, sharding, Verkle trees, state expiry, and Ethereum Improvement Proposals.

Ethereum Killer Polkadot Rallies as ETH Lags Behind, What’s Next for DOT?

Ethereum Killer Polkadot Rallies as ETH Lags Behind, What’s Next for DOT?

The Polkadot (DOT) token has managed to secure its gains in the past week, while other altcoins lagged behind Bitcoin’s price surge.

European Securities and Markets Authority Calls for Input on New EU Crypto Rules

European Securities and Markets Authority Calls for Input on New EU Crypto Rules

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU's financial markets regulator, has initiated its first consultation package under the Markets in Crypto-Assets Regulation (MiCA). The authority is seeking stakeholder comments until September 20, 2023, marking a significant step towards establishing concrete rules for crypto markets in the EU.

Vitalik Buterin Proposes Zero-Knowledge Ethereum Virtual Machines on Ethereum Layer 1