Wednesday, August 10, 2022

ICO News

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Lists ‘Worthwhile’ Ideas for Developers to Work On

Vitalik Buterin. Source: a video screenshot, KryptoSeoul / YouTubeEthereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has listed several points that he argues are worth working on, during the ETH Seoul 2022, an Ethereum and blockchain-focused event held in South Korea.In the first place, the Ethereum mastermind encouraged developers to build rollups, a type of scaling solution that…

Iran Goes Crypto, Ethereum Classic Camp Is Against Ethereum PoW Fork + More News

Source: AdobeStock / Borna_MirGet your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. __________Adoption newsIran made its first official import order, worth USD 10m, using crypto this week, in a move that could enable it to bypass sanctions, Reuters reported, citing Tasnim agency. They…

Reddit Community Points Ready for the Ethereum Mainnet Move

Source: AdobeStock / AlekseiOffchain Labs, the developer behind the Arbitrum Ethereum (ETH) scaling solution, says it will help the social media platform Reddit move its community points system onto Ethereum’s mainnet. The firm was selected as the winner of the Great Reddit Scaling Bake-Off event earlier this year.In a press release shared with Cryptonews.com, Offchain…

Bitcoin and Ethereum Correct Gains, Altcoins Turn Red Too

Bitcoin price started a downside correction below USD 23,500.Ethereum is testing the USD 1,700 support, XRP might revisit USD 0.355.SOL and ADA are down almost 6%.Bitcoin price failed to gain pace for a move above the USD 24,000 level and started a downside correction below USD 23,500. It is currently (12:01 UTC) trading near USD…

Tornado Cash Ban Blows Winds of Both Division and Unity Through Crypto Community

Source: Adobe/Vladimir KazakovThe move from the United States Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) to effectively ban the Ethereum (ETH)-powered crypto mixing service Tornado Cash has polarized the crypto community.Some think it is a sign that more sweeping regulatory measures could be on their way – while others have suggested that the OFAC’s decision to add…

Crypto Listing and Delisting Announcements: Week 32

Source: iStock/Michael BurrellHere is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting, trading pair-related announcements by crypto exchanges that we found last week and today.Have we missed something? Do you have information about new listings and/or delistings? Let us know here._________________________________________BiboxListings: VatoZ (VTZ)Token (HOT)BigONEListings: Squid Grow (SQUIDGROW)BinanceAdded Trading Pairs:ETC/TRYOP/ETHDelistings:EasyFi (EZ)Quantstamp (QSP)Bread (BRD)Nexus (NXS)Navcoin (NAV)Moeda Loyalty Points…

India clarifies rules for filing controversial 1% TDS for digital assets

Home » Business » India clarifies rules for filing controversial 1% TDS for digital assets India’s Ministry of Finance budget provision for the implementation of digital currency taxation, particularly the 1% tax deductible at source (TDS), has been causing some confusion in the industry. As the TDS provision is set to be enforced from July…

Hong Kong authorities charge ex-Huobi manager with illicit trading

Home » Business » Hong Kong authorities charge ex-Huobi manager with illicit trading A former manager with one of the world’s largest digital currency exchanges, Huobi, is being accused of illicit trading that allegedly made him $5 million in profits. A report by the Financial Times revealed that Chen Boliang is being charged with fraud for…

CSDN and BSV Jointly Launch the Preliminary Qualification for Blockchain Engineers

Home » Press Releases » CSDN and BSV Jointly Launch the Preliminary Qualification for Blockchain Engineers The ‘Introduction to Bitcoin Theory‘ course debuted on 6 June 2022, and it was the first regular course in the BSV Blockchain Engineer Qualification Programme, a joint initiative from Keyi Tech and CSDN. This free course is open to…

Unbounded Capital ‘What is the future of NFTs’ webinar: Gaming as the wedge vertical

Home » Business » Unbounded Capital ‘What is the future of NFTs’ webinar: Gaming as the wedge vertical Unbounded Capital recently released their “What is the future of NFTs” webinar, moderated by Unbounded’s Managing Partner Zachary Resnik and featuring Quin Weidner, CEO of Node Providers; Jack Laskey, CEO of NFTY Jigs; Jeff Tannenbaum, Founder &…

Global IoT Summit in Dublin: Post-event roundup

Last week, I had the pleasure of attending the Global IoT Summit in Dublin, where I talked with experts in the fields of IPv6, blockchain technology, 5G, and the Internet of Things (IoT) and had the chance to sit in on various panels related to these topics. It was a lively event full of insights…

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Lists ‘Worthwhile’ Ideas for Developers to Work On

Vitalik Buterin. Source: a video screenshot, KryptoSeoul / YouTubeEthereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has listed several points that he argues are worth working on, during the ETH Seoul 2022, an Ethereum and blockchain-focused event held in South Korea.In the first place, the Ethereum mastermind encouraged developers to build rollups, a type of scaling solution that…

Coins

MUST READ

Regulation

Jimmy Nguyen: It has to do with time for another CoinGeek conference

Home » Interviews » Jimmy Nguyen: It’s about time for another CoinGeek conference Ahead of next week’s CoinGeek Conference in New York, Charles Miller speaks to Bitcoin Association Founding President Jimmy Nguyen about the complexities of organizing a live event in the time of COVID.  “It’s exciting—yet painful—because of COVID challenges with travel,” Jimmy says.…

SEC shoots down another BTC area ETF, mentions adjustment and scams threats

Home » Business » SEC shoots down another BTC spot ETF, cites manipulation and fraud risks The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has rejected yet another BTC spot ETF application, this time from Fidelity Investments. This was the sixth spot ETF that the regulator has turned down since November, once again citing concerns over…

HSBC dealing with 8 nations in backing CBDCs

Banking giant HSBC is supportive of central bank digital currencies and is already working with central banks in eight countries to advance their plans, according to a company insight article published this week. HSBC Group CEO Noel Quinn said the bank was working with central banks in the United Kingdom, France, Canada, Singapore, China, Hong…

Bitcoin SV Bug Bounty Program released with benefits approximately $100,000

Home » Press Releases » Bitcoin SV Bug Bounty Programme launched with rewards up to $100,000 Bitcoin Association for BSV announces the launch of its first Bitcoin SV Bug Bounty Programme, aimed at improving the security of the Bitcoin SV (BSV) blockchain by ensuring the soundness of its underlying protocol. The BSV blockchain is designed…

Coinbase loses $430 million, blames ‘irrationally pessimistic’ customers

Home » Business » Coinbase loses $430 million, blames ‘irrationally pessimistic’ customers Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) lost close to half-a-billion dollars in the first quarter of 2022, which helped push its stock price down to less than one-fifth of the all-time high set a little over one year ago. Figures released Tuesday show the cryptocurrency exchange…

Regulation

Bitcoin Growth Trend Fails to Trickle Down to Crypto-Linked Stocks

Please enable cookies. We are checking your browser... www.coinspeaker.com Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you…

Prices

Cloudflare Set To Launch Ethereum Validator Nodes in Support of “The Merge”

The 12-year-old web security company, Cloudflare, announced on May 17 that it would be launching its next series of experiments for advancing web3. This will include supporting the Proof of Stake (PoS) consensus mechanism Ethereum is preparing for by launching its own validator nodes. Ethereum’s Merge Known to be one of the most anticipated events…

What is The Sandbox: A Guide to the Growing Crypto Metaverse

The Sandbox is an Ethereum-based decentralized NFT gaming metaverse that enables non-tech savvy users to create, sell, use, and monetize their own virtual reality NFTs.  The crypto metaverse uses its native token SAND to underpin the entirety of the in-game economy. NFTs are changing how we collect art, build communities, earn, and play. Many NFT-based…

Terra to Relaunch: Do Kwon’s Proposal Passes By 65% (LUNA Airdrop)

A proposal to relaunch the Terra blockchain has passed with a wide margin of 65.5% votes in favor. The new blockchain is called LUNA 2.0 and will come into existence in the next two days, this May 27. As per the Terra Ecosystem Revival Plan, at least 200 million voted in favor of relaunching the…

Terra’s LFG Sells $750M of Bitcoin, UST Depegs by 7%(Luna Price Update)

Terra’s native stablecoin TerraUSD (UST), which has been the talk of the town for the last few weeks now, is at its worst at the moment. Stemming from UST liquidations and the broader market crash, UST is currently trading at a discount of 7%, while Terra’s native token LUNA is down by 37.6 on the…

What is Fantom (FTM): A Guide on the Growing Layer-1 Blockchain

Fantom is a blockchain protocol that provides high-speed transactions at a low cost and several tools for DeFi developers to build on its ecosystem. Fantom is a Layer-1; a layer-1, also referred to as the mainnet or mainchain,  is the base blockchain, such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Binance Chain, Solana, Cardano, etc. Layer-1s have their own…
Please install the Cryptocurrency Price Ticker Widget

LATEST POSTS

Promoted post

As the leading mainstream cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, Coinbase has become a standard on-ramp for new crypto investors. Coinbase offers a...

coinlist

During your research journey into the burgeoning world of cryptocurrency, it is quite likely you will encounter the terms ‘coin’ and ‘token.’ You...

Close to 1 in 3 Surveyed Hedge Funds Plan Crypto Investments

Source: iStock/RyanJLaneClose to one out of three – or 29% – of hedge funds that are not yet invested in digital assets say they are looking to invest or are in late-stage planning for investments in the space, a new survey by consulting giant PwC has revealed.The survey was conducted in the 1st quarter of…

SpaceX Inks Starlink Satellite In-Flight Internet Deal with JSX

Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to…

NFT Mystery Boxes: What Are They & Are They Worth It?

Source: AdobeStock / Hafiez RazaliThe non-fungible token (NFT) market has drawn equal admiration and controversy among people interested in making money in the digital realm. Arguably one of the most peculiar products on sale in this market are NFT mystery boxes.Read on to find out what NFT mystery boxes are and whether they are worth…

Bakkt Users Will have the ability to Invest Bitcoin through Google Pay

Source: Adobe/AscannioDigital asset marketplace Bakkt said that their clients will be able to add their Bakkt Visa Debit Cards into Google Pay for everyday purchases.“Digital assets such as bitcoin will be converted to fiat currency for these payments to occur,” said the company.Bakkt also said that they’ve chosen Google Cloud as a preferred cloud provider. That said,…

Smaller Sized Altcoins Extend Gains while Bitcoin and Ethereum Search For Instructions

Bitcoin price is aiming more upsides above USD 38,500.Ethereum is consolidating above USD 2,700, XRP might face sellers near USD 0.65.Multiple smaller altcoins rallied up to 10% today.Bitcoin price is currently (11:58 UTC) consolidating near the USD 38,500 level. If the bulls remain active, the price could rise towards the USD 40,000 level.Similarly, most major…

Manchester City Partners with Sony to Launch Virtual Version of Etihad Stadium in Metaverse

Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you can run an anti-virus scan on your device to…

After stopping working to encourage Kleiman v Wright jury, Individual retirement account Kleiman should now pay Craig Wright’s legal expenses

Home » Business » After failing to convince Kleiman v Wright jury, Ira Kleiman must now pay Craig Wright’s legal costs The U.S. District Court has confirmed that Ira Kleiman must pay Dr. Wright’s legal costs relating to all seven of Kleiman’s failed claims arising from last year’s Kleiman v Wright trial in Florida, where…

Huobi Anticipates 30%Revenue Reduction Following China Crypto Crackdown

Please enable cookies. We are checking your browser... www.coinspeaker.com Why do I have to complete a CAPTCHA? Completing the CAPTCHA proves you are a human and gives you temporary access to the web property. What can I do to prevent this in the future? If you are on a personal connection, like at home, you…

NFT Giant OpenSea Shares 5 Safety Recommendations as Users’ Emails Leaked

Source: AdobeStock / JorgeEduardoMajor NFT marketplace OpenSea warned their users that their emails have most likely been leaked and reminded them of 5 recommendations on how to protect yourself from email phishing attempts."We recently learned that an employee of Customer.io, our email delivery vendor, misused their employee access to download and share email addresses –…