Path To A Bitcoin Standard In Africa – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Charlene Fadirepo, a former U.S. federal regulator and Bitcoin activist. In this article, I will be discussing the current state of the rapidly growing Bitcoin ecosystem across the continent of Africa and how this progress will enable the path toward Africa’s Bitcoin standard. Merriam-Webster’s dictionary defines an ecosystem as … Read more

ATOM price is reaching for the Cosmos, but why?

As a market crash takes place, assets become oversold and typically there’s an “oversold bounce,” “return to mean,” “mean reversion,” or some price snapback to the bottom of the pre-crash range.  Afterward, the asset under study either consolidates, continues the downtrend, or returns to the bullish uptrend if the downside catalyst was not significant enough … Read more

Trading for ALPHA, BLZ, BOBA and More Starts August 26 – Deposit Now!

We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports Alpha Venture DAO (ALPHA), Bluzelle (BLZ), Boba Network (BOBA), Celer Network (CELR), Nodle (NODL), Parallel Finance (PARA), Polkastarter (POLS), Marlin (POND), TrueFi (TRU) and Chain (XCN) ! Funding and Trading Funding is live, and trading will begin on August 25 at approximately 14:30 UTC. Keep an eye … Read more

ETH whales move holdings onto exchanges before Merge

Ethereum blockchain is slated for one of the biggest updates since its inception, as it will transition to a proof-of-stake (PoS) mining consensus from its current proof-of-work (PoW) one.  The Merge date is scheduled for Sept. 15, after the successful Goerli test net integration — the final test net merger before the actual transition. Ether (ETH), … Read more

Alameda Research co-CEO Sam Trabucco Resigns

On August 25, Sam Trabucco, co-CEO of Alameda Research, an encrypted digital asset fund, announced on Twitter that he would resign from his leadership position to focus on other personal matters. “The reason for that is pretty simple — I can’t personally continue to justify the time investment of being a central part of Alameda. … Read more

Blockdaemon Empowers Web3 Developers and Institutions to Run Their Own Collator Nodes on Astar Network

Los Angeles, United States, 24th August, 2022, Chainwire   Astar Network, the innovation hub on Polkadot, is thrilled to announce that it has integrated Blockdaemon, the world’s largest institutional-grade blockchain infrastructure company for node management and staking, as a collator. The partnership will enable Blockdaemon’s institutional and individual users to start their own collator nodes … Read more

Haun Ventures’ Funding Round Helps Thirdweb’s Valuation Reach $160M

Thirdweb has reached a $160 million valuation following a successful $24 million funding round led by Haun Ventures. Thirdweb is a platform that helps developers to create web3 apps. Along with Katie Haun’s Haun Ventures, other participants in the round included Coinbase Ventures, Shopify, Protocol Labs, Polygon, Shrug VC and billionaire Joseph Lacob, according to … Read more