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DeFi

First Decentralized Exchange Launches on Polkadot and Kusama Ecosystem

Karura Swap opened for trading with $3.4 million in total value locked.

News  ·  23 July 2021
Cryptocurrencies

Axie Infinity Token Price Doubles in Two Days

The Axie Infinity platform's revenue could exceed $1 billion this year, based on a Delphi Digital projection.

Markets  ·  23 July 2021
DeFi

Tron, Stuck in Polygon’s Shadow, Deserves Its Own Place in the Sun, Founder Says

Some DeFi projects on Tron apparently have quietly beaten their peers on Polygon and Ethereum.

Markets  ·  23 July 2021
BitcoinSV

What Is Going On With Bitcoin SV?

Following an attack on the network, more exchanges reportedly suspended trading of the BCH spinoff and Binance is shutting down its BSV mining pool.

Tech  ·  23 July 2021
Audius

Solana Woos Creators With $5M Fund for Artists and Musicians

The Solana Foundation, Audius and Metaplex are trying to get 1,000 creators to start building on Web 3.

Business  ·  23 July 2021
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Momentum Improves; Faces Resistance at $34K

Bitcoin is holding onto gains above $30K.

Markets  ·  23 July 2021
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Options Market Sees Low Chance of Record High This Year

Options traders are pricing an 8% chance of the cryptocurrency rising to a new peak above $64,800 by Dec. 31.

Markets  ·  23 July 2021
Amazon

Amazon Is Looking to Hire a Digital Currency Lead

The successful candidate will have expertise in cryptocurrency and central bank digital currencies, according to a job posting.

Business  ·  23 July 2021
Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Data Center Operator Enegix to Host Bitmain Machines

The center, commissioned in late 2020, is Enegix's third location and is designed to host more than 50,000 mining rigs.

News  ·  23 July 2021
China

Beijing City Blockchain Touts IPFS Interoperability

Enterprise blockchain in China is receiving government support, while crypto mining is facing a crackdown.

News  ·  23 July 2021
Nigeria

Nigeria’s Central Bank Digital Currency Pilot to Start Oct. 1

Rakiya Mohammed, the bank's information technology director, revealed the date during a private webinar on Thursday.

News  ·  23 July 2021
Donald Trump

Trump-Styled Magacoin’s Website Exposes Sensitive Details of New Users: Report

A hacker was able to breach the websites' security where they exposed the email addresses and passwords of users who bought Magacoin.

News  ·  23 July 2021
Hacks

Blockchain Protocol Thorchain Suffers $8M Hack

Thorchain told CoinDesk a hacker deployed a custom contract that was able to trick the Bifrost into receiving a deposit of fake assets.

News  ·  23 July 2021
IRS

IRS Tweaks Crypto Question Language on 2021 1040 Draft Form

The revised question asking taxpayers about crypto assets is much simpler and clearer.

News  ·  22 July 2021
Crypto Lending

BlockFi Is Pursuing Plans to Go Public – Even as Regulators Close In

The crypto lender is days away from closing a $500 million Series E, sources say. A timetable for a public listing is circulating among investors.

Business  ·  22 July 2021