FDIC sends 5 companies, including FTX.US, cease and desist letters for making false statements about deposit insurance

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) said Aug. 19 that it issued letters demanding Cryptonews.com, Cryptoytosec.info, SmartAsset.com, FTX.US and FDICCrypto.com to stop making misleading statements about FDIC deposit insurance and implement corrective... Read more »

September 14 may be the biggest day in the history of the internet

The Merge has been a hot topic of conversation within the Ethereum ecosystem for years. The third revision of the original Ethereum whitepaper included references to proof-of-stake in 2014. Vitalik Buterin added... Read more »

A new blockchain search engine Ora emerges from Solana hackathon

A new blockchain search engine called Ora emerged from Solana’s summer camp hackathon to help bring blockchain technology to non-technical users by allowing them to search on-chain data using a natural language.... Read more »

Vitalik cheers Ethereum community push back over harsh Canadian crypto rules

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin commended community members for speaking out against new Canadian rules limiting crypto buys. Glad to see Ethereum people pushing against regulations that privilege ETH over other legitimate cryptocurrencies.... Read more »

LunarCrush is building a DeFi suite to give more value to its community

In the second part of Cryptonites‘ interview with Joe Vezzani and Jon Farjo from LunarCrush, the founders of the social analytics platform talk about what it means to provide value to their... Read more »

Crypto.com eyes security via regulation as it secures UK FCA approval amid global compliance tour

Major crypto exchange Crypto.com secured approval from the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in its most recent addition to its list of newly confirmed territories. While Crypto.com services were already available in... Read more »

LunarCrush launches new API to aggregate data on over 4,000 crypto assets

Crypto-focused social analytics company LunarCrush launched its new API that collects and organizes social media data on more than 4,000 crypto assets, over 300 NFT collections, and several exchanges, influencers, and LunarCrush... Read more »

Acala burns 99% of aUSD involved in mint exploit

Acala has successfully burnt 1.288 billion aUSD reportedly lost to hackers during the Sunday exploit. Following the mint error on the horizon protocol, the community unanimously approved a referendum to burn all... Read more »

Let’s stop trying to be liquidity protocols

After a number of large-scale exploits of bridges, a lot of oxygen is being given to the narrative that cross-chain technology is inherently flawed — that cross-chain interoperability means risk. With an... Read more »

USDT supply up almost $2B over 30 days, USDC supply falls after blocking Tornado Cash linked wallets

Tether’s CTO Paolo Ardoino has identified an increase in USDTs market supply over the last 30 days compared to its rival USDC, which declined over the same period. Why no one is... Read more »