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RockX launches $20 million investment program for the Polkadot ecosystem

Digital asset development company RockX has launched a $20 million investment program to support the Polkadot (DOT) ecosystem o...

Coinbase Pro passes gas fees to users as ETH miner revenue hits 5 year high

Ethereum miners’ hourly revenue has hit a five-year record, with fees currently bringing in 2,275 ETH ($880K) per hour. The spi...

13,000 DeFi users have already claimed Uniswap’s new UNI token

Decentralized finance (DeFi) platform Uniswap’s governance protocol token UNI went live on Ethereum earlier today. The communit...
September 17, 2020
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Philippines SEC warns of ‘cloud mining’ Ponzi related to Bitcoin Vault

The Philippines SEC has released an official warning about Bitcoin (BTC) “cloud mining” company Mining City, advising the publi...

BTC locked in DeFi increased by 20X the entire Lightning Network this week

The amount of BTC locked in decentralized finance projects increased by more than 30% in the past week, despite falls in the pr...
September 11, 2020
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The IRS offers a $625,000 bounty to anyone who can break Monero and Lightning

The United States Internal Revenue Services (IRS) has offered a bounty of up to $625,000 to anyone who can break purportedly un...

Small value crypto transfers in Africa have increased by 55%

Africans are increasingly turning to cryptocurrencies as a means of exchange over local fiat currencies, according to a new rep...

Blockchain can combat Australia’s $1.7B food and wine fraud problem

A supply chain forum featuring local experts and government officials has advocated using blockchain technology to fight the $1...

Coca-Cola Amatil invests in Centrapay’s seed funding round

Coca-Cola Amatil’s corporate venturing platform Amatil X has invested in digital asset and payment provider Centrepay, as part ...
September 3, 2020
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Vitalik Buterin reveals why a 51% attack on ETH 2.0 ‘would not be fatal’

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin has dismissed concerns that a 51% attack on Ethereum 2.0 would be ‘fatal’.  The scenario em...