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Posted on 9 December 2022 | 1:40 am

What Paul Krugman gets wrong about crypto

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 6:01 pm

Waves-backed stablecoin USDN drops further after regulator warning and exchange delisting

WAVES price and its USDN stablecoin lose value after the Digital Asset eXchange Association issues a caution notice and Upbit exchange delists the tok…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 5:17 pm

Major Grayscale digital currency funds are trading at 34% to 69% discount to NAV

The firm manages more than $14.7 billion in digital assets through its OTC investment vehicles.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 5:00 pm

Nomad releases bridge relaunch guide after patching contract vulnerability

The Nomad protocol will allow users to bridge back madAssets and access a pro-rata share of recovered funds.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 4:17 pm

Fintech Company ZELF launches anonymous Visa debit card with crypto recharge

The company’s latest initiative will allow users to open up a U.S. dollar checking account with only their name, email, and phone number.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:30 pm

LINK: Looking into the details of Chainlink staking v0.1 early access launch

Chainlink witnessed massive volatility after the launch of its staking protocol Interest in staking gradually declined as selling pressure took over C…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:27 pm

Bitcoin takes liquidity near $17K as US dollar shows weakness pre-CPI

BTC price action targets $17,000 amid gently increasing volatility, with a week to go until U.S. inflation data.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:03 pm

How do crypto hardware wallet firms make money?

All the companies that are involved in producing hardware crypto wallets have multiple revenue streams, either directly or indirectly.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:00 pm

Newlyweds lose funds in FTX exchange a day after their wedding

“We could not sleep properly for a few days,” said Jaime Zulueta, as he told Cointelegraph the story of how he and his wife dealt with losing thei…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:00 pm

Many Koinly staff point to poor communication, CEO in global layoffs

Uncertainty and a lack of communication were among the complaints of Koinly employees laid off in recent months before the company made an official an…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:45 pm

Inside South Korea’s wild plan to dominate the metaverse

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:31 pm

What are crypto payment gateways and how do they work?

Cryptocurrency payment gateways are digital currency payment processors that allow merchants to offer cryptocurrencies as a payment method.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:30 pm

ETH key addresses intensify accumulation, weak hands continue to sell at a loss

Key sharks and whales have grown their ETH holdings in the last month. Even after a price decline, ETH sees fewer sell-offs. Despite the continued dec…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:20 pm

Hong Kong to subject crypto exchanges to the same laws governing TradFi

The legislative council of Hong Kong has amended its anti-money laundering (AML) and counter-terrorist financing (CFT) financing system to include vi…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:00 pm

Binance CEO, Coinbase exec feature in Masterclass crypto crash-course

Industry experts and one skeptical economist tackle the world of crypto, blockchain and Web3 in a new series from online learning platform Masterclass…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 1:39 pm

Wemix delisting saga continues at South Korean court

Microsoft-backed video game developer Wemade plans to further continue the legal battle against South Korea's largest crypto exchanges.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 1:15 pm

Eightcap notes increase in crypto derivatives trading

November left its mark on crypto investors worldwide. After leaked Alameda Research’s (FTX’s sister hedge fund) balance sheets revealed billions o…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 1:00 pm

Mimic Shhans wins community voting on KEY3.id, .minic DID available for minting

KEY3.id, a Decentralized Naming System based on the Ethereum chain initiated Blue-Chip NFT bound domain name voting campaign on December 5th and gener…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 12:45 pm

Cryptocurrency market is 'most mature' in these 2 countries, new Huobi report reveals

The United States and Vietnam score the best on "crypto maturity" in 2022, a new report determines.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 12:30 pm

OpenSea integrates BNB Chain, but will BNB holders benefit?

BNB Chain saw an increase in NFT trading volume, and unique active wallets (UAW) OpenSea also recorded an increase in trading volume and transactions…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 12:07 pm

Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui to issue soulbound tokens to explore Web3

Japan’s financial giant Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group is experimenting with soulbond tokens to satisfy new social needs.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 12:00 pm

LUXON: A Web3 platform providing transaction-based personalized NFTs 

The introduction of Web1 and Web2 had almost taken the world by storm. The internet that we use today is also a product of Web2 technology, but with c…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 11:30 am

Understanding how zkEVM’s latest achievement can help MATIC in long run 

Polygon’s zkEVM reached a new milestone, which was an optimistic sign for the network. In fact, Polygon revealed several new planned updates for the…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 11:00 am

The all-in-one approach at the foundation of next gen crypto investment platforms

ClearCryptos, an all-in-one crypto platform, combines all the best of DeFi and CeFi with the education necessary to use it right.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 10:45 am

More than 90% of consumers are curious about the Metaverse: Capgemini

The volatility of the crypto market hasn’t stopped the metaverse from gaining potential as a utility for businesses and consumers alike.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 10:28 am

Ethereum sidechain Gnosis Chain to execute merge, details inside

Ethereum sidechain Gnosis Chain is going to execute a Merge on 8 December. Gnosis Chain transitions from PoA to PoS, following Ethereum Merge. This wi…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 9:50 am

NFTs minted on FTX break, highlighting Web2 hosting flaws

NFTs hosted on FTX platform were affected by the firm’s collapse, showing blank images instead of the original art.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 9:38 am

Hong Kong to subject crypto exchanges to the same laws governing TradFi

The new legislation will bring a licensing regime for the virtual asset service providers requiring them to pass strict AML and money laundering guide…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 9:30 am

SAND’s demand among ETH whales sees uptick, thanks to Biconomy

SAND’s supply distribution confirms that whales have been accumulating. It is among the top tokens currently exposed to the 5000 ETH whales. SAND ho…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 9:18 am

Stablecoin framework is a near-term priority for Aussie regulators

As stablecoins become widely used as a means of payment, Australia is preparing to regulate them accordingly.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 9:13 am

GBTC 'elevator to hell' sees Bitcoin spot price approach 100% premium

Bad times for the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust get even worse this week as its discount to BTC/USD approaches 50% for the first time.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 7:00 am

FTX’s Bankman-Fried to face market manipulation probe, Do Kwon chimes in

As part of a broader inquiry into FTX’s collapse, federal prosecutors are looking at the role that FTX and Alameda may have played in the fall of Te…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 6:42 am

Spain’s central bank to experiment with wholesale CBDCs

The Bank of Spain said the study can help determine to what extent it can adapt to the “needs and demands of an increasingly digital society.”…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 6:30 am

US regulator to seek feedback on DeFi’s impact on financial crime

A “close look” is being taken at money laundering and terror financing laws by FinCEN as it asked banking sector players for feedback on DeFi’s…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 5:56 am

Australian CBDC receives unexpected interest but could hurt banks: RBA

The pilot eAUD program is unique in that the Reserve Bank of Australia has not proposed use cases, and has received numerous suggestions from the indu…

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 5:37 am

Telegram to allow no-sim accounts via anon-blockchain-numbers

Telegram has increased its security features by enabling support from anonymous blockchain-based numbers that go for around $16.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 4:48 am

Crypto lender Genesis has no solution yet for withdrawal halts

Genesis said it will take additional weeks to carve out a recovery path for its lending business.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:21 am

Bankruptcy judge orders $44M in crypto to be returned to Celsius customers

The funds are made up of crypto held within custody accounts on Celsius that had not been transferred to Earn accounts.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 3:00 am

Class action against Kim K, Mayweather over EMAX dismissed… for now

Despite dismissing the case, the judge acknowledged the lawsuit reflects a potentially dangerous trend of fraudulent-like promotional schemes.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:40 am

FTX hires forensics team to find customers’ missing billions: Report

Lawyers have claimed FTX assets are either stolen or missing and now a team of financial forensic experts is attempting to trace the money trail.

Posted on 8 December 2022 | 2:10 am

Just 8% of Americans have a positive view of crypto: CNBC survey

CNBC’s All-America Economic Survey was conducted toward the end of November, just a few weeks after the collapse of crypto exchange FTX.