Blockchain gaming company raises $12.5 million

Blockchain gaming is enabling a play-to-earn arena that is fast becoming one of the biggest growth sectors in crypto. Yield Guild Games has just sold 25 million of its native YGG tokens,...

Funding is literally pouring into crypto projects

On Twitter, Frank Chaparro, the director of news at The Block, posted a series of tweets highlighting the fund raising for nine crypto projects, just in the 24 hours of...

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Goldman Sachs’ Bogus DeFi ETF Enrages Crypto Twitter

A new DeFi exchange-traded fund, especially from an institution as reputed as Goldman Sachs, should have been good news for the decentralized finance sector and crypto industry in general. However,...

Amazon rumour disproved – what now for Bitcoin?

Following a rumour that Amazon would be accepting cryptocurrencies as payments, Bitcoin and the rest of the crypto market shot skywards. However, now that the rumour has been denied by...

One Year On, Cardano Yet To Fulfil Founder's Prediction – But We Are Getting There

It has been a year since Charles Hoskinson predicted that Cardano was going to become one of the largest projects in the crypto space. While Cardano has not lived up...

Tether Execs Reportedly Facing DOJ Probe For Bank Fraud

Tether, the firm behind the world’s third largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, reportedly has its executives facing criminal investigation for alleged bank fraud, according to an initial report by Bloomberg....

Hedge Fund Tycoon Slams Crypto: “No Inherent Value”

Luke Ellis, CEO of Man Group, the world’s largest listed hedge fund manager, said that cryptocurrencies have no inherent value. However, his company is still indulging in crypto trading because...

UK plans to replace cash with cryptocurrency – but it’s not what you think

Rishi Sunak, the UK chancellor of the exchequer, is pushing forward plans to replace cash with a ‘cryptocurrency’. However, this ‘cryptocurrency’ certainly isn’t like Bitcoin, Ethereum, or any of the...

Uniswap Labs Imposes Restrictions On Over 100 Tokens

Uniswap Labs, the software development studio leading contributions to the Uniswap Protocol, recently announced that it will be limiting access to some 100+ tokens on the Uniswap interface.The announcement comes...

Twitter Set To Integrate Bitcoin As "Global Native Currency"

During an earnings call yesterday, CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, brought up the importance of decentralized social media and stated that Bitcoin will as the internet’s “global native currency” will...

Polygon Announces The Arrival of IDEX, The Hybrid Liquidity DEX

Polygon has just announced that Hybrid Liquidity DEX, IDEX is coming to Polygon. IDEX was launched in 2017 and is among the oldest decentralized exchanges and DeFi projects. IDEX was...

JPMorgan Opens Crypto Access To Retail Wealth Clients

JPMorgan has greenlit its affiliated financial advisors to provide its wealth-management clients access to cryptocurrency funds, becoming the first major U.S. bank to connect retail wealth clients with crypto.The U.S.-based...

Vitalik Buterin Wants Ethereum To Grow Beyond DeFi

Buterin discussed Ethereum’s potential to create a decentralized social media while talking about how it could grow beyond DeFi at EthCC, Paris.  Ethereum Founder Criticizes High Gas Fees As keynote...

Can CBDCs and crypto co-exist?

The notion that CBDCs (central bank digital currencies) and cryptocurrencies can exist together seems a little uncertain at this stage, considering the amount of distaste central banks appear to have...

Chainalysis debunks Bitcoin criminality claims

The B-Word conference went a long way towards clearing up the usual accusations thrown at Bitcoin, very often by leaders of banks and other financial organisations. In this article, we...