Venezuela sees its first Blockstream Bitcoin satellite node

A Bitcoin services startup based in South America has just launched the first Bitcoin node connected to the Blockstream satellite network within Venezuela.According to...

Blockchain-based fantasy soccer game Sorare signs on Paris Saint-Germain

French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain hasn't dropped the blockchain baton just yet, with the club now set to issue player collectibles as rare tokens.PSG...

Bored with Bitcoin price, traders chase gains in altcoins and DeFi tokens

For the few weeks Bitcoin (BTC) price has moved within a $850 range and recently the price resumed the trend of daily higher lows....

Kenya’s golf stablecoin highlights need for Africa-wide regulations

YENTS, an unusual stablecoin developed by the Kenya's Young Entrepreneurs Network (YEN), has entered into testing under the local regulatory sandbox.YEN, which organizes golfing...

Hacker steals $15M after degens pile into unreleased Yearn Finance project

The decentralized finance (DeFi) community's insatiable appetite for unaudited code has once again ended in tears and the loss of millions.Eminence, an unfinished "economy...

$30M MakerDAO ‘Black Thursday’ lawsuit sent to arbitration

A court has agreed with the Maker Ecosystem Growth Foundation that a class-action lawsuit over its 'Black Thursday' meltdown should enter into arbitration proceedings.The...

Bulgarian exchange owner convicted over auction fraud scheme

Rossen Iossifov, a 53-year-old Bulgarian national and owner of the 'RG Coins' cryptocurrency exchange, has been convicted of operating a multi-million dollar money laundering...

ConsenSys wins contract for Thailand-Hong Kong CBDC project

Blockchain firm ConsenSys announced Sep. 25 that it had been awarded the contract for a cross-border payment project between Thailand and Hong Kong.The company...

Soaring decentralized exchange volume suggests the DeFi craze is not over

Uniswap, the most widely utilized decentralized exchange on Ethereum, has seen explosive growth throughout the second quarter. In fact, less than a month ago,...

Anonymous donor saves OpenBazaar… for now

On September 25, OpenBazaar announced that their platform would likely shut down due to financial difficulties, stating that user growth and adoption had stalled.According...

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