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  • Reveals Non-Fungible Token Marketplace and NFT Explorer03 Dec 2021 Reveals Non-Fungible Token Marketplace and NFT ExplorerThe crypto firm is joining the slew of digital currency exchanges that have launched non-fungible token (NFT) marketplaces in recent times. On December 2, the company announced it is launching the NFT marketplace, and select users can sign up for beta access today. NFT Marketplace Launches Beta Access Non-fungible token (NFT) assets […]
  • US Treasury Secretary Yellen Says She’s Undecided Whether the Fed Should Issue Digital Currency03 Dec 2021 17:30US Treasury Secretary Yellen Says She's Undecided Whether the Fed Should Issue Digital CurrencyThe U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen says that she has not made up her mind about whether the Fed should issue a central bank digital currency (CBDC). “There are some benefits” to a digital dollar, Yellen said, but noted that “there are also meaningful costs.” Janet Yellen Has Not Decided Whether the Fed Should Develop […]
  • India’s Cabinet Note Indicates No Crypto Ban — Government Will Regulate Crypto Assets: Report03 Dec 2021 15:30India's Cabinet Note Indicates No Crypto Ban — Government Will Regulate Crypto Assets: ReportIndia is no longer planning to ban cryptocurrency, a cabinet note circulated by the government reportedly indicates. Activities relating to crypto assets will be regulated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Crypto Will Not Be Banned in India, Cabinet Note Indicates Despite reports of the Indian government planning to ban cryptocurrencies, NDTV […]
  • Renowned Poker Star Doug Polk Becomes Coinflex’s First Global Brand Ambassador03 Dec 2021 15:00PRESS RELEASE. On the back of a big year for CoinFLEX, the crypto derivatives exchange that now powers the exchange, has just launched its brand ambassador initiative to expand its global community. CoinFLEX’s first brand ambassador is world-renowned poker star, Doug Polk. Doug Polk is one of poker’s most well-known superstars, having won over […]
  • Russia’s Telecom Watchdog Roskomnadzor Targets Another 6 VPN Providers03 Dec 2021 14:00Russia’s Telecom Watchdog Roskomnadzor Targets Another 6 VPN ProvidersRoskomnadzor, the government body responsible for oversight of communications in Russia, is taking steps to block six more VPN providers. The move comes after the agency cut access earlier this year to a number of VPN services helping Russians to reach “banned” information. Roskomnadzor Moves to Block More VPNs in Russia The Russian Federal Service […]
  • Russia to Decide Fate of Crypto Exchangers in 202203 Dec 2021 12:00Russia to Decide Fate of Crypto Exchangers in 2022Discussions on the future of “virtual currency exchangers” in Russia should be completed in 2022, a high-ranking representative of the country’s financial watchdog has indicated. Following international standards, authorities in Moscow would have to either regulate or ban such platforms. Decision on Digital Currency Exchangers in Russia Expected Next Year Considerations regarding the regulatory treatment […]
  • Marathon Expands Miner Deployment Deal With Compute North, Aims to Power 100K+ Miners With Renewables03 Dec 2021 09:30marathonMarathon Digital Holdings, a Nasdaq-listed bitcoin mining-based company, has announced a new deal with Compute North, a data center service provider, to host more than 100,000 mining machines in its data centers. The deal is an expansion of an earlier deal that secured positioning for 73,000 mining machines in Texas. Now, the new partnership secures […]
  • Empire Token on the Rise: Empire NFT Marketplace Now Supports Ethereum; Plans to Expand to Solana and Major Exchange Listing03 Dec 2021 09:00PRESS RELEASE. Abu Dhabi, UAE – Empire Token’s flagship utility, the Empire NFT Marketplace, is now live on the Ethereum mainnet. The Ethereum Blockchain is a global computing platform and operating system which can be used to create decentralized services and applications. Fortunately, the bright future of this blockchain now has Empire on its side. […]
  • Korean Incubator Hashed Raises $200 Million for Web 3.0 Investments03 Dec 2021 07:30Hashed, a Korean blockchain VC firm, has announced the launch of Hashed Venture Fund II, a new fund that will focus on investing in Web 3.0-based startups. The fund raised $200 million for these investments, and while the company did not disclose those who participated, it did announce it will be scaling operations to have […]
  • Adidas Steps Into the Metaverse by Partnering With NFT Projects Bored Ape Yacht Club, Punks Comic03 Dec 2021 05:00Adidas Steps Into the Metaverse by Partnering With NFT Projects Bored Ape Yacht Club, Punks ComicThe German multinational corporation that crafts athletic shoes, sportswear, and accessories, Adidas AG is teaming up with the non-fungible token (NFT) brands the Bored Ape Yacht Club, and the comic series Punks Comic. Adidas revealed last week that the company partnered with Coinbase and believes the metaverse is one of the most “exciting” developments in […]