Every four years (usually), the world comes together in a celebration of sport and competition at the Olympic Games. In the spirit of Tokyo 2020,… Read More »Who takes gold in the crypto and blockchain Olympics?
In the 1988 “Crypto Anarchist Manifesto,” engineer, author and cypherpunk Timothy C. May predicted a social and economic revolution enabled by technological developments, including high-speed… Read More »Blockchain fail-safes in space: SpaceChain, Blockstream and Cryptosat
Shanghai Man: US senators tell athletes to avoid digital yuan, Chinese exchange volumes rebound … and more
This weekly roundup of news from Mainland China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong attempts to curate the industry’s most important news, including influential projects, changes in… Read More »Shanghai Man: US senators tell athletes to avoid digital yuan, Chinese exchange volumes rebound … and more
“I used to give a lot of art away to people,” reflects Damien Hirst at one of his sprawling west London studios. “And they’d always… Read More »British artist Damien Hirst uses NFTs to blur the boundaries between art and money
While Islamic scholars have long wrestled with the question of whether cryptocurrency is halal, what if it’s really fiat that isn’t permissible? Islam has strict… Read More »DeFi can be halal but not DOGE? Decentralizing Islamic finance
The realm of metaverses is growing, with gaming, nonfungible tokens and contemporary performance art all contributing to create interactive and immersive digital-only ecosystems. “Welcome to… Read More »Bringing contemporary pop art to an NFT metaverse
Pi Network, a cryptocurrency mining app for mobile users, may have been connected to 17GB worth of personal data leaks, a Vietnamese news outlet reported… Read More »Mobile crypto ‘mining’ app possibly connected to personal data leak
The organizer of The Robin Hood Group — which once stole 10% of all circulating ETH from under a black hat hacker’s nose — wants… Read More »Griff Green: Doge-loving hippy hacker steals crypto before bad guys can
Litecoin (LTC) has broken the $400 mark reaching a new all-time high price of $414 on Bitstamp on May 10. The problem with buying Litecoin… Read More »Litecoin price hits $400 all-time high, but LTC rally at risk of overheating
Litecoin (LTC) prices surged up to 35% to hit a one-year high against Bitcoin (BTC) this week, prompting analysts to predict an extended upside momentum… Read More »LTC price hits 13-month high against Bitcoin — All-time high next for Litecoin?
They were only two seemingly innocuous words: “investment alternatives.” But when applied to Bitcoin — the seminal cryptocurrency — by an official from the People’s… Read More »Is China softening on Bitcoin? A turn of phrase stirs the crypto world