Crypto Biz: Gucci ‘apes’ into crypto

What comes to mind when you think of Gucci? Designer handbags, fashion jewelry, elegant Swiss watches? What about payment integration with an ERC-20 governance and utility token that wants to power Web3? Rolls off the tongue, doesn’t it? The iconic Italian fashion brand announced this week it would expand its payment options to include the … Read more

Tapsigner: Bitcoin Security Meets Convenience? – Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin company Coinkite has launched its newest hardware wallet, Tapsigner, in an attempt to facilitate cold-storage bitcoin self-custody. The product, which resembles a credit card more than traditional hardware wallets, comes at $40 and aims to serve as a more intuitive Bitcoin-signing device to onboard a wider range of people around the world onto more … Read more

All Eyes on ETH – Kraken Blog

The crypto industry faced headwinds in recent months as May’s collapse of the Terra ecosystem took its toll. In June and July, major crypto lending platforms (including Celsius, BlockFi, Voyager and Vauld) took drastic measures in the wake of “extreme market conditions.” June’s leverage-related fallout for crypto lenders continued into July but did not extend … Read more

Trading for JUNO Starts Now!

We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports JUNO (JUNO)! Funding and Trading Funding and trading are now live. Keep an eye on the status page for updates. You can add these tokens to your Kraken account by navigating to Funding, selecting the asset, and hitting Deposit. Deposits are near-instant. All tokens are tradeable against … Read more

Bitcoin fails to beat $23.4K sellers as US payrolls upend inflation debate

Bitcoin (BTC) saw fresh rejection at $23,500 resistance on Aug. 5 as United States equities failed to embrace surprisingly strong payroll data. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView “Collapsing real wages” poke fun at payroll print Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView followed BTC/USD as bears kept the market in its intraday trading … Read more

Bitcoin Conference Pitch Day – Bitcoin Magazine

The Bitcoin Conference 2022’s Pitch Day was a platform for the next generation of Bitcoin startups to put ideas and products to the test in a competitive format. Taking place during Enterprise Day, the Pitch Day competition featured companies across three categories: Mass Adoption, Lightning and Infrastructure, pitching to three panels of judges made up of … Read more

Despite Zipmex Dilemma, Thai SEC Approved 4 New Digital Asset Operators

Even though one of Thailand’s leading digital asset exchanges, Zipmex, suffered from Celsius Network and Babel Finance’s financial woes, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Thailand has granted licenses to operate four other crypto companies in the country. The new four operators are: Krungthai XSpring (KTX) – broker; T-BOX (Thailand) – exchange; Coindee – Advisor … Read more