Israeli crypto users will soon have a new means of regulated crypto trading, but the local ecosystem is not convinced that this is what the crypto industry needs.
Tel Aviv Stock Exchange’s crypto trading proposal a ‘closed-loop system’ Web3 could seize on the decades-old software-as-a-service business model
Web3 needs to set off toward new horizons to continue disrupting traditional industries, and B2B SaaS can enable that.
Users need to go under the engine in Web3 — HashEx CEO
HashEx CEO Dmitry Mishunin summarizes Web3 as read, write, own — a “crazy responsibility” for the end-user.
The ‘godfather of crypto’ wants to create a privacy-focused CBDC: Here’s how
David Chaum explained his game plan to create a CBDC that would also be appreciated by the crypto ecosystem in an exclusive interview.
The FTX collapse not enough to break crypto community’s spirit: IBW 2022
Istanbul Blockchain Week was held in Turkey, and Cointelegraph attended to experience the impact of the FTX collapse firsthand — the result was unexpected.
How are ‘lite’ versions of crypto apps helping adoption?
Crypto exchanges use technology and basic design principles to attract a new wave of users into the crypto ecosystem.
WhatsApp crash: Are decentralized blockchain messengers a real alternative?
Centralized communication apps share one crucial feature: They crash often. Cointelegraph investigates to see if decentralization can offer a solution.
Apples and oranges? How the Ethereum Merge could affect Bitcoin
While the Ethereum Merge failed to move Bitcoin from a price standpoint, the industry believes we have yet to see the effects of its shift from PoW to PoS.
Positivity blazing through a bear market: Blockchain Economy Istanbul 2022
The Blockchain Economy Istanbul 2022 summit made one thing clear: The positivity of the crypto ecosystem remains unfazed by the turbulent market shakeouts.
BREAKING: Elon Musk wants to terminate the $44B Twitter takeover
Twitter’s secrecy on fake and spam account numbers on the platform is the main reason for the tech mogul’s decision, a Friday letter revealed.
Hodlers beware! New malware targets MetaMask and 40 other crypto wallets
Users have been warned against a new malware designed to steal crypto from browser extension wallets such as MetaMask and Coinbase Wallet.
Turkish blockchain company opens regional crypto exchanges in globalization bid
The first stop for Bitci’s international expansion, also a first for a Turkish crypto exchange, is Brazil.
Blockchain is just a database without crypto, legal expert says
Separating blockchain from crypto leaves all the exciting opportunities out, legal expert Elçin Karatay told Cointelegraph.
Men check Bitcoin price more frequently than women, new study reveals
A new study lays emphasis on the importance of crypto education for women as the lack of knowledge leads to exclusion in the crypto industry.
Aleph.im raises $10M to develop censorship-resistant data storage
Decentralized storage and computing network Aleph.im raised fresh funds to face Amazon Lambda as a decentralized alternative.
Turkish ruling party holds meeting in metaverse, talks crypto regulation
Turkey’s governing political party has discussed the upcoming crypto regulation in its first metaverse meeting.
Solana-based DeFi protocol Hubble raises $10M, prepares for mainnet launch
Crypto heavyweights including Three Arrows, DCG, Delphi Digital and Crypto.com Capital joined Hubble Protocol’s funding.
70% of Jamaica population to adopt CBDC in 5 years, prime minister says
The Caribbean country expects a nationwide CBDC rollout by the end of the first quarter of 2022.
Swiss central bank tests wholesale CBDC with commercial partners
The Swiss National Bank integrated a wholesale CBDC into the banking systems of five commercial banks as part of the second phase of Project Helvetia.
China aims to separate NFTs from crypto via new blockchain infrastructure
China does not want its crackdown on cryptocurrencies to cause the country to fall behind in the NFT boom.
IMF: Bitcoin matured to ‘an integral part of digital asset revolution’
Crypto assets are no longer on the fringe of the financial system, which raises financial stability concerns, a new IMF research argues.
CBDC wallet tops mobile app store charts in China
The pilot version of China’s official digital yuan wallet app has become the most downloaded app in local mobile app stores.
German neobank N26 to launch crypto trading later this year
N26’s co-founder says rushing for a global expansion has caused N26 to drop behind in crypto and equities trading.
Bitcoin $100K possible by chipping away at gold’s market share: Goldman Sachs
Bitcoin has a good chance to topple $100,000 by taking market share from gold as a store of value, Goldman Sachs analysts predicted.
Kevin O’Leary-backed WonderFi to buy Bitbuy parent company for $162M
WonderFi, backed by Canadian billionaire Kevin O’Leary, is looking to increase its footprint in Canada with the acquisition of crypto exchange Bitbuy.
Binance Labs leads $12M round for DeFi platform Woo Network
Binance’s VC arm leads DeFi liquidity provider Woo Network’s $12-million Series A+ funding round.
Only a paper moon: Bitcoin price briefly shows $870B on CoinMarketCap
A mysterious glitch caused popular coins to show astronomical gains on CoinMarketCap, Coinbase, among others.
Recruiters say crypto firms seeking leadership in engineering, legal and finance
Talent recruitment experts say that crypto firms are in dire need of the best leadership available to scale their businesses.
Only 10% of the Bitcoin supply left to mine
Fresh data shows 90% of the total Bitcoin supply is mined, but the rest will take a little longer to produce.
Survey says crypto popular holiday gift for Americans — NFTs not so much
Bitcoin, Dogecoin and Ether lead the list as the most popular cryptocurrencies Americans plan to gift during the holiday season.