— AMD joins the Blockchain Game Alliance — Parity Technologies transition Ethereum client to DAO — OKEx to integrate Dai Savings Rate (DSR) — ErisX expected to launch crypto futures market — Accenture partner with blockchain startup TradeIX — TradeWindow raises $1.7M — Tata release a blockchain development kit — Bitcoin slides below $7000 as total crypto market cap drops by 3.5%
An interview with Corey Petty, Head Engineer of Status — an open-source project building an encrypted messenger, crypto wallet and a Web3 browser.
During our conversation, Corey tells us more about the Status network and some of the main challenges the industry faces. Furthermore, we ask him about Ethereum 2.0, Sharding, Quantum Computing and Zk-Snarks.
To find out more about Status, visit their website — https://status.im/
You can also follow Status on Twitter @ethstatus
— VeChain Foundation hacked of $6.7M — Bottle Pay to shut down operations at the end of the year — Keybase ends Stellar airdrop — Founder of MicroBT arrested in China — Creditors ask police to confirm the death of QuadrigaCX’s CEO — Venezuela to airdrop Petro — Bitcoin slides to $7000
— Binance launch fiat gateway platform for Latin America — Anthem to store the medical data of 40M Americans on the blockchain — Uphold partners with Salt — Upvest raises $7.8M in Series A funding round — Bitfinex integrates a KYT compliance tool from Chainalysis — Coinbase to add support for Orchid on its Pro platform — Proof of Impact closes funding round led by Franklin Templeton — ING Bank is developing a crypto custody platform — Instacoin ATM adds support for stablecoins — Tezos spikes by 12% as Bitcoin continues to hover around $7250
— BitMEX adds native SegWit support for Bitcoin withdrawals — Kraken launches a staking service — BitPay adds support for stablecoin payments — A report finds Chinese miners are responsible for two-thirds of Bitcoin’s hash rate — a16z issue list of tutors for its crypto startup school — NYDFS propose BitLicense changes — SolarisBank to provide custody services — Elliptic launches Elliptic Discovery — Digital Asset secure $35M in a Series C funding found — Jack introduces Blue Sky — The total crypto market cap falls below $200bn once again
— Nike secures patent to tokenize shoes on the Ethereum blockchain — Kraken Security Labs finds flaw in Keepkey crypto wallet — Crypto traders in Denmark receive a nudge from tax authorities — Santander redeems its Ethereum blockchain bonds — Ticketmaster to support 500M tickets using smart contracts and blockchain — Japanese banks looking to improve AML measures — US prosecutors charge 3 men in $722M crypto fraud — IDEG launches Bitcoin trusts in Asia — Total crypto market cap dips below $200bn
— Freelance dev finds security loophole in MakerDAO — Amun AG to offer crypto ETP’s across EU — Bayrob Group members sentenced to 38 years in prison — Bakkt launch 2 new trading products — Binance launches futures trading on iOS — Lukka partners with CPA.com — eToro to issue debit cards — HBUS to shut down operations — Simplex adds support for JPY and CAD — Bitcoin slides by 2%
An interview with Amrit Kumar, President and Chief Scientist of Zilliqa.
Tune in to find out how Zilliqa tackles problems relating to scalability, security and adoption as well as more about the importance of the recent partnerships the company has secured.
Find out more about Zilliqa on their website — https://zilliqa.com/ Follow Zilliqa on Twitter — @zilliqa
— South Korean gov’t looking to tax crypto gains — Microsoft Azure announces 2 new blockchain services — Crusoe Energy Systems to open a bitcoin mining facility — Securitize acquires BUIDL — Coinbase Card adds DAI stablecoin support — Ethereum successfully carry out Istanbul network upgrade — Voice announces Beta launch — Bitcoin starts the week above $7400
— Leading mining company tests a blockchain platform for digital metal tokens — ChangeNOW freezes ETH deposit from Upbit hackers — BlockFi launch a commission-free trading platform — Bitfury releases new blockchain software — Pomp joins Figure Technologies board following $103M funding round — DB research suggests crypto will replace fiat by the end of 2030 — Mati Greenspan launches research and consulting firm — Kraken adds support for the Swiss Franc — Total crypto market cap hovers around $200bn mark