Behind zkLend, a dual solution money market protocol for institutions and retail

zkLend is an L2 money-market protocol built on StarkNet, combining the best of zk-rollups and Ethereum to bring more users to the DeFi market.  To differentiate itself from the growing competition on... Read more »

China makes a comeback in the Bitcoin mining scene

New Bitcoin (BTC) mining data from the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) has revealed that China has resurfaced as a leading mining hub. This resurgence comes after the country banned BTC... Read more »

CFTC Chair labels Bitcoin, Ethereum as commodities

Rostin Behnam, the Chair of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), claimed Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are commodities. He said this during an interview with CNBC’s Squawk Box on Monday. Referring... Read more »

10 DAO tools you should familiarize yourself with

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations, or DAOs, provide a new way of organizing humans by utilizing blockchain technology. A DAO usually consists of people who come together around a common goal and create a... Read more »

Brokerage giant Nomura starts offering Asian clients BTC derivatives

Japanese financial services company Nomura Holdings has rolled out Bitcoin (BTC) derivatives for Asian institutional clients. A report unveiled this news earlier today, noting that the leading brokerage firm decided to introduce... Read more »

Zachxbt alleges Logan Paul is behind multiple crypto “pump and dump” schemes

On-chain sleuth, Zachxbt, has struck again with a thread on Logan Paul and his alleged litany of shady dealings within the crypto space.  In the thread, the pseudonymous detective revealed some of... Read more »

CryptoPunk NFT purchased for over $1M sells for less than $140K

The investor who bought CryptoPunk #273  for more than $1 million less than seven months ago sold the NFT for $139,530 — at a massive almost 80% loss. Out of the last... Read more »

Avalanche founder claims only one algorithmic stablecoin can succeed – defends Terra’s UST

The founder of Ava Labs, Emin Gün Sirer, has offered his opinions on the crash of Terra’s algorithmic stablecoin, UST.  According to Gün Sirer, there is a need for decentralized algorithmic stablecoins in... Read more »

UK thieves targeting phones to steal crypto

Thieves in the U.K. are now mugging digital investors and stealing victims’ phones to access their crypto investments, the Guardian reported, citing London Police. The city of London police informed the newspaper... Read more »

Fashion giant Gucci to start accepting crypto payments

Italian high-end luxury fashion house Gucci is looking to add crypto as a payment option in some of its U.S. stores from late May, with plans to expand the pilot to all... Read more »