Author: Ana Grabundzija

Blockchain experts explain what makes Bitcoin an immutable truth

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This week’s Cryptonites episode dives into the evolution of blockchain–featuring some of the most prominent experts on the subject, including Don Tapscott, Ray Youssef, Andreas Antonopoulos, and Peter McCormack–talking about Bitcoin and the underlying technology that makes it the most Read More

They are all in the NFT minting rush: Pulitzer Prize winners, Asian pop stars, US Congress candidates, and NFL players

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NFTs officially flooded the mainstream last year. That’s no news. However, the trend’s natural progression brought the market to a new stage of adoption–active participation–in all its glory. While one can argue that the “everyone has something to offer to Read More

Nervos Network partners up with Pastel to offer protection from NFT scams and hacks

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An open-source blockchain ecosystem and a suite of interoperable protocols, Nervos Network, has entered a partnership with Pastel, revealing its ambition to grow its presence in the NFT space. As a result of teaming up with the first fully dedicated Read More

Key drivers behind Chainlink’s exponential growth

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During the past year, the increasing adoption of Chainlink Data Feeds was accompanied by the network’s release of new computation-based services–leading to a surge in the total number of integrations. Powering hybrid smart contracts, the blockchain-agnostic protocol leverages the largest Read More

Phantom CEO clears the air about the iOS beta launch, as public rollout approaches

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Phantom, a self-custodial browser extension and crypto wallet built for Solana, became the ecosystem’s top dog despite lacking a mobile app–hitting 1.8 million monthly active users in just nine months.  With the mobile app public rollout approaching, CryptoSlate touched base Read More

ASMR crypto art will stir up the NFT market–while calming you down, xtingles founder explains

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While “utility” became one of the most common topics in the NFT space, chased by artists and entrepreneurs as the magic ingredient for success, Andrew Fai started a platform that is bringing audio-visual Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) art on Read More

How a coastal town on the Portuguese Riviera modeled a coin for the post-pandemic economy

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Cascais, a municipality in the Lisbon District of Portugal, is preparing to launch an innovative cryptocurrency, developed for boosting the local economy while incentivizing sustainable behavior, Diário de Notícias reported. Dubbed Cashcais, the coin is poised to drive a circular Read More

YetAi NFT collection is bringing artificial intelligence (AI) to the Solana blockchain

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YetAi, an unprecedented NFT collection consisting of 8.888 unique collectibles with more than 90 traits recently announced its decision to bring artificial intelligence (AI) to the Solana blockchain. The NFT project is the first of its kind–with all NFTs being Read More

Thailand’s small entrepreneurs tapped into lucrative Bitcoin mining–buying up rigs from China 

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Lucrative Bitcoin mining is reportedly on the upswing in Thailand–thanks to cheap leftover hardware purchased from China, Al Jazeera reported.   Over 50% of the industry was forced to relocate in May after China imposed a ban on mining crypto, and Read More

EMURGO’s soon-to-launch NFT marketplace on Cardano opens registration for artists

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EMURGO has recently announced the launch of artist registration for Fiborite–an upcoming NFT marketplace built on Cardano’s blockchain. The global emerging technologies company is, alongside IOHK and the Cardano Foundation, a founding entity of the Cardano protocol–leveraging large-scale blockchain development Read More

All you should know about Astroport–AMM built to become Terra ecosystem’s DeFi liquidity hub

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Astroport will allow users to opt between different pool types within a single AMM system while leveraging support for all of Terra’s asset types. The stage is set for the swap and pooling functionality launch, as $1.2 billion in liquidity Read More

The Prince of Darkness Ozzy Osbourne announces his ‘CryptoBatz’ NFT collection

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Ozzy Osbourne recently revealed his very own NFT collection ‘CryptoBatz’ that commemorates the infamous 1982 performance in Des Moines, Iowa, during which the controversial singer bit the head off a bat. A CryptoBatz pre-sale is now open through the project’s Read More

Ethereum co-founder Taylor Gerring bought an M3 Serum for $3.6 million, wants to livestream the Mega Mutant Ape reveal

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Ethereum co-founder Taylor Gerring recently purchased a Bored Ape Mega Mutant Serum NFT for 888 ETH ($3,6 million) from a seller who received it for free by being a part of the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) community.  The new Read More

The first regulator in the MENA region greenlights Binance, as the crypto exchange registers in Canada

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Binance recently announced receiving in-principle approval to establish itself as a crypto service provider in the Kingdom of Bahrain.  The in-principle approval comes after the world’s leading crypto exchange by daily trading volume applied for a license from the Central Read More

Justin Sun to take Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin flight to space, will choose five individuals to join him

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Justin Sun, the founder of the cryptocurrency platform Tron, revealed his plans to fly to space next year and is currently handpicking five individuals who will join him on the mission. The crypto entrepreneur disclosed he chose Jeff Bezos’ company Read More

Reformed maxi Erik Vorhees joins the burning debate spurred by Jack Dorsey’s Web3 rant

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Jack Dorsey’s recent comments surrounding the concept of Web 3 stirred up a fiery discussion among the crypto community on Twitter–bringing out all shades of tribalism, maximalism, and cypherpunk righteousness. ShapeShift CEO Erik Vorhees joined the ongoing debate, arguing that Read More