Author: Ana Grabundzija

Internet Computer (ICP) will soon integrate with Ethereum, Dfinity founder reveals

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Over a two-day voting period, which started on September 15, Internet Computer (ICP) token holders can vote for, or against, the proposed integration with the Bitcoin (BTC) blockchain. According to Dfinity Foundation, which is developing technology for the Internet Computer Read More

Ripple (XRP) v SEC gets new twist after privileged’ documents blocked | CryptoSlate

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The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently filed a letter regarding the Court’s order to submit allegedly privileged documents requested by Ripple. In the letter, the SEC argued that all documents listed in the submission, which will be reviewed Read More

Apple blocks Gnosis crypto wallet after it displays NFTs | CryptoSlate

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Apple blocked a new version of the Gnosis Safe mobile app, because the crypto wallet provider displayed non-fungible tokens (NFTs) in it, Lukas Schor disclosed on Twitter. Schor, who heads product development at the Ethereum-based wallet, revealed that the updated Read More

‘Big Four’ firm EY taps Polygon (MATIC) for Ethereum scaling solutions | CryptoSlate

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‘Big Four’ firm EY taps Polygon (MATIC) for Ethereum scaling solutions | CryptoSlate Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Polygon › Adoption One of the biggest accounting firms opts Read More

42 altcoins face crisis as Korea set to close 75% of all its crypto exchanges

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Extensive investor losses are expected as roughly two thirds of South Korean crypto exchanges struggle to meet toughened registration rules. On September 6, the Korea Financial Intelligence Unit and the Financial Supervisory Service held a virtual meeting with virtual asset Read More

Avalanche (AVAX) chain’s Zabu Finance sees a $3.2 million exploit | CryptoSlate

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Zabu Finance, a decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol on Avalanche (AVAX)  has recently been exploited for roughly $3.2 million worth of crypto tokens.  The exploited protocol confirmed the attack on Twitter, clarifying that the funds were stolen from its SPORE pool. Read More

NFT sales are sizzling: Record $5 billion in sales as Bored Apes, Loot, CryptoPunks make splash | CryptoSlate

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Mutant Ape Yacht Club, Loot (for Adventurers) and Bloot (not for Weaks) made a splash during the last two weekends, while contributing to tremendous spikes in gas prices, according to the latest DappRadar report that kept tabs on the new Read More

Terra (LUNA) kickstarts $150 million ‘Project Dawn’ to bolster cross-chain ecosystem | CryptoSlate

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Terraform Labs (TFL), a team behind the algorithmically-governed stablecoin platform Terra, recently announced the launching of the blockchain’s new funding initiative dubbed Project Dawn. The $150 million fund is supposed to bolster “critical infrastructure improvements,” while further advancing inter-blockchain communication. Read More

‘This isn’t about Ripple’: Crypto community reacts to SEC’s ‘regulation through litigation’ strategy  | CryptoSlate

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The US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) rigid approach is being called out by market participants, legal experts and industry insiders, all independently accusing the agency for its autocratic attitude and shortage of communication.  The largest cryptocurrency trading platform in Read More

El Salvador mandates Bitcoin usage via Chivo wallet…or so it seems | CryptoSlate

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During the last day preceding the controversial Bitcoin (BTC) legislation coming into effect in El Salvador, the legal advisor to the presidency, Javier Argueta, got caught in the local media web as contradictory statements about the obligation of entrepreneurs to Read More

Want to bet on a CryptoPunks + ArtBlocks derivative? This NFT team makes it happen

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CryptoSlate talked to one of the men behind the scenes about avenues for boosting the commercial and interaction potential of non-fungible tokens (NFTs). With radically broadening options of what can be represented as a token on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain, Read More

Million dollar slick avatars: How Pudgy Penguins and 0N1 Force NFTs sold out in minutes | CryptoSlate

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0N1 Force, a new collection of 7,777 generative side-profile avatars generated from more than 100 hand-drawn features has witnessed one of the most impressive starts in non-fungible token (NFT) history, according to DappRadar’s report.  The data acquisition and analysis company Read More

Ex-US Prez Trump says crypto is a ‘disaster waiting to happen’ | CryptoSlate

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Former US President Donald Trump publicly abolished the idea of investing in cryptocurrencies, saying that they are hurting the US currency.  While calling for unconditional devotion to the US dollar, Trump told Fox Business host Stuart Varney that Bitcoin (BTC) Read More

Col-5 is coming to Terra (LUNA) and the community is bullish, but what is it?

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The growing awareness for Terra’s native token LUNA has been largely driven by broadcasts surrounding the network’s pivotal upgrade, Columbus-5 initially planned for September 9. The Terra team has recently announced that the Columbus-5 mainnet deployment will be delayed for Read More

Blockchain.com bets on LUNA ecosystem, joins $150m Terra initiative fund

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Blockchain.com, a full-stack crypto services platform has recently announced it jumped on board Terra’s $150 million Ecosystem Fund, established to act as a capital foundation for projects eager to build and develop applications, protocols, and tools on the growing network. Read More

Billionaire who shorted 2008 crisis has a bleak warning for Bitcoin (BTC) | CryptoSlate

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Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson, notorious for making a fortune betting against the US housing market, thinks that cryptocurrencies, lacking intrinsic value, will eventually become worthless. In an episode of “Bloomberg Wealth with David Rubenstein,” Paulson, who made $20 Read More

Cardano (ADA) infrastructure is ‘green and go’ ahead of smart contracts launch

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Cardano’s (ADA) creator Charles Hoskinson announced that the platform is ready for the last stage preceding the final launch of the full smart contract compatibility on the mainnet. As the network steadily and without delay approaches the major upgrade completion, Read More

‘Dogenations’ campaign wants to raise Shiba Inu-inspired Dogecoin for homeless animals | CryptoSlate

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PAWS Chicago, a non-profit animal shelter organization dedicated to building no-kill animal communities, recently launched “Dogenations” and started accepting Dogecoin (DOGE),  Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), and 36 other cryptocurrencies for donations. Ahead of the unveiling of its new state-of-the-art hospital Read More