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Crypto Artists and Investors Trusts NFTs to Transform the Art Industry

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Nifty Gateway, a leading marketplace for nonfungible tokens with the backing of the Winklevoss brothers, recorded its largest-valued auction to-date on July 23 when the digital artwork and NFT “Picasso’s Bull” sold for $55,555.55. The milestone comes as benefits of Read More

Yield Farming Fuels Buzz Around DeFi, but Fundamentals Are Lagging

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The hype surrounding decentralized finance is sometimes credited with triggering a wider market rally in July, as new protocols began releasing tokens that were immediately posting gains of many times their initial value. Despite undeniable price growth, however, it is Read More

Real Estate Blockchain Firm Ubitquity to Build Tokenized Title Platform

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Real estate blockchain platform developer Ubitquity will build a platform for creating tokenized property titles with Rainier Title, a news report said.  The platform will also log records of conveyance for the Washington-based Rainier Title. It will integrate with the Read More

Slow But Steady: FATF Review Highlights Crypto Exchanges’ Struggle to Meet AML Standards

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In June 2019, the intergovernmental Financial Action Task Force (FATF) introduced its revised set of standards for virtual asset service providers. The document establishes the anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism (AML/CFT) requirements that regulated VASPs —  the term mainly referring to Read More

Ransomware Attacks Demanding Crypto Are Unfortunately Here to Stay

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Year after year, the ransomware landscape changes dramatically. In 2019, a new resurgence of attacks occurred as businesses and government institutions became the main targets of ransomware, given their capacity to yield larger payouts.  The most recent attack was against Read More

Chinese Schools Can’t Keep Up With Demand for Blockchain

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As the blockchain industry keeps expanding across China, there are concerns that the academic sector is failing to keep up with demand for comprehensive, undergraduate, blockchain-related educational programs. The head of the Digital Economy Development Research Center at the Beijing-based Read More

Ransomware Threatens Production of 300 Ventilators Per Day

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The FDA-approved Coronavirus ventilator manufacturer Boyce Technologies has been targeted by ransomware launched by the DoppelPaymer gang, who are  threatening to leak data from the company. Cointelegraph has viewed the DoppelPaymer blog, where the gang lists example files of the Read More