Waiting for Alonzo: Cardano smart contracts creep toward full launch

The Cardano network is undergoing a critical time in the development and modernization of the network. The current phase of the protocol's roadmap is the Goguen phase, which provides...

Blockchain explores private stablecoin that could deliver instant, untraceable payments

A network of tools and apps that fight anonymity has announced that it is exploring the development of oxUSD, a privacy policy that protects stablecoins. The Oxen network has already...

CBDCs ‘concocted in hell by Satan himself,’ says ASI president Rich Checkan

Rich Chican, president of Asset Strategies International (ASI), characterized the Central Bank's digital currencies (CBDC) as a product "made by the devil himself in hell." Founded in 1982, ASI offers...

Blockchain tech is holding NFTs back because of these three design flaws

A few years after CryptoKitties was launched to the masses, the non-fungible tokens (NFT) segment is finally leaving. Coveted collectibles sell for millions of dollars in some of the world's...

Yahoo! Japan works with Line to launch NFT trading

The largest Japanese internet company Yahoo! Japan has partnered with messaging giant Line to begin trading non-financial tokens (NFT). Line officially announced on Tuesday that the crypto subsidiary LVC Corporation...

Institutions continue offloading BTC exposure despite price rebound

Investment in institutional Bitcoin products has continued to decline in the past week. CoinShares notes that institutional cryptocurrencies have seen outflows for the third consecutive week, with $28 million in...

FTX reduces max leverage from 101x to 20x to encourage ‘responsible trading’

The FTX crypto derivative exchange has decided to limit risky trading by limiting the use that is available to users. The exchange, founded by crypto-billionaire Sam Bankman-Freed (SBF), has lowered...

DeFi cannot be fully regulated, Siam Commercial Bank president says

Dr. Arak Sotivong, CEO of Statistics Sweden 10X and President of Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), spoke about how one of the largest venture capital funds in Southeast Asia is...

Canadian border town suspends Bitcoin mining over aesthetic concerns

Massena, a city in New York on the Canadian border, has temporarily halted new bitcoin (BTC) mining in the area. Massena city officials have ordered a 90-day suspension of new...

Bringing the crypto payments ecosystem around the world: Ray Youssef

Despite experiencing 11 business failures, Ray Yousef is currently building Bitcoin-funded schools across Africa as CEO of the Built With Bitcoin Foundation and helping millions of people buy and...