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Bitcoin wallet cracking competition unbeaten as seed words revealed

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Wallet provider, Wasabi Wallet, launched an educational Bitcoin competition on Jan. 23, asking people to ‘crack’ the seed phrase of a wallet loaded with over 4 million Sats. The project, titled ‘Hunting Sats,’ is backed by Swan Bitcoin, Trezor, Blockstream, Read More

IIC: Industrial Metaverse is one of the most promising machine economy use cases

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The following is a guest post from Olivier Acuna. Two leading tech firms co-authored an Industrial IoT Consortium (IIC) article introducing the machine economy, a new IoT digital transformation frontier that, according to PwC, will contribute to 70% of the Read More

Sam Bankman-Fried denies he tried to sway witness, awaits possible contact restrictions

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Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried has denied that he tried to influence a potential witness. Previously, government officials suggested that Bankman-Fried attempted to do so and requested restrictions on his communications in a Jan. 27 court filing. SBF tried to Read More

White House report says it would a ‘grave mistake’ to deepen ties between crypto, broader financial system

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A new White House report provides additional insight into the mind of the executive branch of the US federal government when it comes to regulating cryptocurrencies. The authors of the Jan. 27 report, members of President Joe Biden’s economic team, Read More

Hoskinson reacts to push back against CoinDesk acquisition

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Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson responded to criticism over his proposed acquisition of CoinDesk by saying “[this] epitomizes the fundamental problem of journalism.” Specifically, he was referring to an op-ed from crypto media outlet Protos, titled, “Opinion: Charles Hoskinson would be Read More

SBF family, associates refuse to cooperate in FTX bankruptcy case as arrest details emerge

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Associates and family members of Sam Bankman-Fried are refusing to cooperate in FTX’s bankruptcy case, according to a court filing dated Jan. 25. SBF associates not cooperating Following its collapse last November, the once-leading crypto exchange FTX entered bankruptcy proceedings Read More

Pudgy Penguins launches cross-chain transactions for Polygon, BNB Chain, Arbitrum

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The project is using LayerZero to expand its current Ethereum blockchain to improve ease of access and network capability. 1 min read Updated: January 26, 2023 at 10:20 am Cover art/illustration via CryptoSlate Pudgy Penguins announced that it is using Read More