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Footprint Analytics:  Where Did the Influx of Capital to Blockchain Go? | Annual Report 2021

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Overview of 2021 Blockchain Funding Number and Amount of Funding Capital flowed into the blockchain sector at an unprecedented rate in 2021, especially after March. According to Footprint Analytics, there were 1,045 funding rounds last year, compared to 167 in Read More

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

Elrond acquires payments provider Utrust in a bid to bring crypto to millions of merchants

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Elrond, a high-throughput blockchain platform, announced today that it has acquired Utrust, a global cryptocurrency payment solution. In a press release shared with CryptoSlate, the company said that acquiring Utrust will enable it to revolutionize e-commerce and payments. Elrond bets 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

Footprint Analytics: After BTC’s Big Rally in 2021, What’s in Store for 2022? | Annual Report 2021

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Record highs and long-awaited institutional acceptance made 2021 the most important year for BTC since its inception. According to Footprint Analytics, the price of BTC rose from $29,022 at the beginning of 2021 to an all-time peak of $67,674 on Read More

Does Disney’s patent filing show there’s no stopping the Metaverse?

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Disney signals a potential stab at the Metaverse by filing a “virtual-world simulator” with the U.S Patent Office. The concept comprises a computing platform with memory storing a software code, a tracking system linked to the computing platform in conjunction Read More

Pakistan to investigate crypto exchange Binance in an alleged $100 million scam

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Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency has reportedly issued a formal notice to Binance after receiving multiple reports concerning a crypto scam that misled the investors into sending funds from their Binance wallets to unknown third-party wallets.  Pakistan to investigate crypto exchange Read More

Ethereum’s Arbitrum Network suffers a temporary outage

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The layer two network of Ethereum known as Arbitrum suffered a seven-hour temporary outage following a hardware failure. The network’s sequencer failure hindered the processing of transactions for the said duration, which was later fixed by the network administrators.  Arbitrum Read More