DeFi regulation must not kill the values behind decentralization

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Cryptocurrency brought us peer-to-peer payments that continue to elevate participation in the global economy for millions of people without access to traditional banking services. The rise of decentralized finance (DeFi) promises to further expand access to financial services, including...

SEC chair doubles down, tells crypto firms ‘come in and talk to us’

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Gary Gensler, chair of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, is once again urging crypto projects with securities to register with the regulatory body to ensure that investors are protected.In a prepared statement for his testimony at the...

California named ‘most crypto ready’ US state

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California has emerged as the most crypto-ready jurisdiction in the United States thanks to the proliferation of cryptocurrency ATMs and growing interest in digital assets among the state’s population, according to new industry research from review site Crypto Head. With...

New Jersey follows in its neighbor state’s footsteps with crypto license bill

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The New Jersey Senate is set to consider a new bill that proposes the creation of a new, mandatory licensing framework for all cryptocurrency firms operating in the state.Introduced on Nov. 5, the new Senate bill, or "Digital...

Crypto world largely silent as little-known exchange announces plans to go public

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One might assume that a firm with a name like "Bullish" would garner a lot of attention in announcing its intention to go public, especially given that the exchange is backed by blockchain software company Block.one. Until today however,...

Compound refused to compensate victims of unfair liquidation — Here’s why

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On Monday, the majority of the Compound Finance governance community voted against a proposed compensation plan for users affected by the Dai liquidations that occurred on Nov. 26.Figures from the Compound governance dashboard show 681,290 votes against and only...

Michael Saylor claims the company will hold Bitcoin for ‘100 years’

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Microstrategy CEO Michael Saylor said he will hold his company’s Bitcoin (BTC) for 100 years, and has no intention of selling it. On Aug 11, the business intelligence firm announced it had purchase of 21,454 BTC for $250 million. This...

Social media problems and solutions: ‘Centralization is not sustainable’

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Over the past 15 years or so, social media has gained tremendous traction. Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have reached soaring heights as companies. Social media has its benefits, such as global connectivity and low barrier to entry. It also...

Visa whitepaper describes NFTs as a ‘promising medium for fan engagement’

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Visa’s splash into the NFT market was driven by an evaluation of the underlying technology and its ability to serve as a “promising medium for fan engagement,” according to a recent whitepaper published by the global payments giant. The Aug....

Clean-water nonprofit launches celebrity-funded Bitcoin Water Trust

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Charity: water, a New York-based nonprofit with a mandate to bring clean and safe driving water to developing countries, has begun accepting Bitcoin (BTC) donations through a dedicated cryptocurrency fund — a move that could help the organization attract...

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Ledger Live integrates ‘accessible’ Ether staking option

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In a recent blog post, popular cryptocurrency hardware wallet Ledger announced a new partnership with Ethereum 2.0 staking solution Lido Finance in a move...