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Telegram Introduces New Programming Language for TON Network

Privacy-focused encrypted instant messaging service Telegram has created a new programming language for its Telegram Open Netwo...

Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin Proposes Creating On-Chain Ether Mixer

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin has proposed creating an on-chain smart contract-based ether mixer in a note on colla...

South Korean Gov’t Announces Second Study Group for Blockchain Regulations

The South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT is going to run a follow-up study on blockchain regulations, according to a Yonhap...

Crypto Platform Will Allow Workers to Receive Salary They Are Owed on Demand

A crypto-focused payment platform says it is aiming to reduce financial pressures on everyday consumers by enabling them to rec...

Reserve Bank of India Urged to Reconsider Banning Crypto From Regulatory Sandbox

Lobbying groups are urging the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to allow crypto-related products to be tested in its regulatory sand...

Token Taxonomy Act Includes De Minimis Tax Exemption for Crypto

The recently reintroduced Token Taxonomy Act (TTA) will create a de minimis tax exemption for crypto transactions under $600, a...

UK Gov’t-Led Jurisdiction Team to Define Status of Crypto Under English Private Law

A British government-led jurisdiction team has launched a public consultation to determine the status of crypto assets under En...

An Ethereum 2.0 Proof-of-Stake Testnet Blockchain Is Now Live

An Ethereum (ETH) 2.0 Proof-of-Stake (PoS) testnet beacon blockchain is now live. Preston Van Loon, co-founder of sharding deve...

DAO Behind DAI Stablecoin MakerDAO Announces Critical Vulnerability in Voting Contract

MakerDAO, the Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) behind the DAI stablecoin, announced a critical security update to it...

Blockchain-Driven Ad Campaign for PepsiCo Increases Efficiency By 28%

A test ad campaign for PepsiCo built on blockchain delivered a 28% increase in efficiency, according to a news release on May 6...