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Crunchbase taps AllianceBlock to boost novel applications in DeFi Arbitrum airdrop: Hacked vanity addresses used to siphon $500K
The tokens were stolen by someone who compiled vanity addresses eligible for ARB airdrops.
Investors have more work to do in ensuring the success of Web3: PBW2023
At Paris Blockchain Week 2023, a group of Web3 professionals discussed how this new paradigm is disrupting traditional business models and creating opportunities for startups and investors.
Arbitrum token finds its way to OTC market before airdrop
Following the Arbitrum airdrop announcement, crypto users eligible for it are already selling them in OTC markets.
Crypto.com gets MVP preparatory license from Dubai regulator
After completing the preparatory stage and obtaining an operational license in Dubai, Crypto.com plans to provide a comprehensive range of institutional services in compliance with regulatory requirements.
Signum Digital scores approval to offer security tokens in Hong Kong
Hong Kong’s Security and Futures Commission greenlights Signum Digital to offer security tokens in the city after inviting applications for virtual asset trading licenses.
Coinbase expects high demand for ETH unstaking with Shanghai upgrade
Coinbase announces that unstaking requests may take weeks or months to process as they are not in charge of Ethereum’s unstaking process.
Uniswap launches on BNB Chain ecosystem to drive growth and liquidity
After receiving the support of a significant majority of voters in February, Uniswap v3 is now operational on BNB Chain.
Stargate foundation advises DAO against reissuing STG tokens
The Stargate Foundation, in agreement with FTX liquidators, has advised the DAO that issuing the STG token could put its safety at risk and may violate the automatic stay.
Circle taps Cross River as banking partner, expands ties with BNY Mellon
Circle announced a new banking partner after Silicon Valley Bank’s failure, and is expanding ties with BNY Mellon.
Nigerian president-elect aims to use blockchain technology in the banking sector
The Nigerian president-elect wants to review existing SEC digital asset regulations to stimulate economic growth.
Meta working on text-based decentralized social network codenamed P92
Meta is reportedly building a decentralized, text-based social network that supports ActivityPub — the decentralized social networking protocol powering Twitter-rival Mastodon.
Web3 platform partners with self-custody wallet to broaden crypto adoption in Africa
Cassava Network’s recent v3 product launch allows Africa’s Web2 users to get onboarded to Web3 while earning rewards and increasing their income.
Nifty News: Jimmy Fallon wants exemption from BAYC trademark case
Jimmy Fallon wants out of the BAYC trademark case, while Blur is responsible for the NFT market’s three-month high.
WeChat integrates digital yuan into its payment platform
Chinese social media platform WeChat has incorporated the digital yuan in its payment app to boost the CBDC’s popularity.
DAO gets legal recognition in the US as Utah DAO Act passes
The Utah State Legislature passed the Utah DAO Act, granting DAOs legal recognition and limited liability protections.
Naira redesign no more: President’s directive canned by Nigerian Supreme Court
The Supreme Court of Nigeria says no to redesigning the naira, ruling that the old banknotes will remain in circulation.