Monday, August 15, 2022

Many ETHDenver attendees report positive COVID-19 tests and few masks

The transmissibility of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 seems to have affected many attendees at the ETHDenver developer conference, who reported symptoms and positive...

US Rep. Josh Gottheimer Introduces Bill for Government-Backed Stablecoin Insurance

U.S Representative Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) has introduced a bill that would establish government-backed insurance for stablecoins, according to a report by Politico. Source link

US lawmaker pushes for state-level regulations on stablecoins at hearing on digital assets

Whether regulations on stablecoins and digital assets should be addressed at the state or federal level was the topic of discussion among at least...

WEF’s blockchain head will lead the Crypto Council for Innovation

Sheila Warren, the head of blockchain and distributed ledger technology at the World Economic Forum, will be assuming the position of CEO of the...

How to pick or analyze altcoins?

What are altcoins?The word “altcoin” is derived from “alternative” and “coin.” Altcoins refer to all alternatives to Bitcoin. Altcoins are cryptocurrencies that share characteristics...

Vitalik bearish on cross-chain, dYdX decentralizing, Jan. 7–14

Welcome to the latest edition of Cointelegraph’s decentralized finance newsletter.Despite the market printing bearish numbers for a second consecutive week, the industry is not...

Hong Kong-based Coinsuper allegedly blocks customers’ withdrawals

A cryptocurrency exchange in Hong Kong has reportedly stopped all withdrawal requests, according to reports. Coinsuper is the sole crypto firm in China that...

BCH and BSV get crushed by Bitcoin price in 2021

Bitcoin (BTC) looks set to beat its forked versions Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin SV (BSV) in terms of price-performance in 2021, market data...

100 digital payment token firms in Singapore fail to win licenses: Report

More than 100 out of 170 “digital payment token services” in Singapore have reportedly failed to obtain licenses from the local financial regulator, the...

NYDIG raises $1B in funding, valuation now $7B

On Tuesday, New York Digital Investment Group, or NYDIG, a financial institution specializing in Bitcoin financial services such as savings accounts, trading brokerages, 401(k)s,...