Blog: FullyCrypto

web Link
Author Ale_lux, Alexander Bowring, Alex Meears, Fully Crypto, Jinia Shawdagor, Mark Hunter, Motiur Rahman, The Insider, Will Gambit,
Stats Has published 1126 posts about cryptocurrency

Sep 16 2021

OpenSea Admits Exec Insider Traded NFTs

Sep 16 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency news nft

Reading Time: 2 minutes NFT platform OpenSea has admitted that its Head of Product used insider information to trade NFTs on the platform Nate Chastain was caught buying NFTs before they hit the OpenSea front page and then selling them when they did OpenSea said it...

Chivo Kiosk Burnt and Defaced in El Salvador Protests

Sep 16 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news cryptocurrency

Reading Time: 2 minutes A Bitcoin Chivo kiosk has been burnt and defaced in El Salvador by protesters The Chivo kiosks are a symbol of the government’s Bitcoin rollout Protests have been taking place since the Bitcoin adoption was mooted in June A Chivo kiosk...

Fidelity Pushed for Bitcoin ETF in SEC Meeting

Reading Time: 2 minutes Fidelity Investments pushed for the approval of their Bitcoin ETF with the SEC earlier this month Bloomberg reports that the investment firm met with the regulator and discussed their application Fidelity feels the time is right for a Bitcoin...

Sep 15 2021

Elizabeth Warren Criticizes Ethereum Fees

Reading Time: 2 minutes Senator Elizabeth Warren has criticized the crypto industry for not protecting new and less wealthy users Warren cited examples of three-figure Ethereum transaction fees and exchanges going down at crucial times Such issues have plagued the...

Solana Blames 17 Hour Outage on Transaction Load Spike

Sep 15 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  blockchain blockchain news

Reading Time: 2 minutes Solana has blamed the 17-hour outage that temporarily halted its network on a flood of transactions Bots flooded the blockchain with requests during a Raydium IDO, knocking it offline The blockchain was restarted and is now back online...

Greenidge Gets Nasdaq Listing Through Merger

Sep 15 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news cryptocurrency mining

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bitcoin mining company Greenidge is to achieve a Nasdaq listing after a merge with Support.com Inc The mining company operates two carbon-friendly plants in the U.S. Greenidge will launch soon under the GREE ticker...

Sep 14 2021

Bithumb Causes Confusion Over BSV Status

Reading Time: 2 minutes Korean exchange Bithumb has caused confusion with its decision to reopen trading for BSV A Bithumb communication contains a “schedule for end of transaction support” for the token BSV wallets on Bithumb have been frozen for over a month after...

Cryptocurrency Traders Hit With ‘Wash-Sale’ Proposal

Reading Time: 2 minutes Cryptocurrency traders could be banned from offsetting some capital losses against their gains thanks to a proposal from House Democrats Lawmakers want to change the ‘wash-sale’ rule so that traders cannot buy an asset back within 30 days of a losing sale...

Gensler Renews Call for Crypto Firms to Enter Dialogue With SEC

Reading Time: 2 minutes SEC chair Gary Gensler has renewed his call for crypto companies to “come in and talk to us” Coinbase said last week that it had tried this, only to get nothing but aggression Gensler said the SEC is working on an inter-agency framework for...

Reuters Blames Lack of Crypto Regulation For Walmart/LTC Mess

Reading Time: 2 minutes Reuters has sensationally tried to shift the blame for its Walmart/Litecoin balls up onto cryptocurrency regulation The outlet, which didn’t verify its sources before posting the story, blamed a lack of regulation on the space for their mistake...

Sep 13 2021

Rivetz President/CEO Sued Over $18 Million ICO

Sep 13 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  america crime cryptocurrency ico ico news

Reading Time: 2 minutes The president and CEO of Rivetz has been sued by the SEC over its 2017 ICO The SEC alleges that Rivetz conducted an illegal ICO, with the Steven Sprague using the money to buy property Rivetz is the latest 2017/18 ICO to find that the SEC is not...

eCash Hashrate Blasts Past Bitcoin SV

Reading Time: 2 minutes The eCash hashrate has blasted past that of Bitcoin SV in the past two weeks eCash had been trailing Bitcoin SV for all of 2021 but has seen a hashrate explosion this month eCash is now mined with twice the power of Bitcoin SV Any hopes...

MTI Victims Cause Hearing Delay After Liquidator Concerns

Reading Time: 2 minutes The hearing into MTI has been put on hold for six months MTI was a huge Bitcoin Ponzi scheme from South Africa Victims are concerned about the powers that liquidators are seeking The hearing into the treatment of Mirror Trading...

Sep 12 2021

NFTs Arrive in the Gambling World

Sep 12 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news nft

Reading Time: 2 minutes Online casino Evolution Gaming has added four CryptoPunks as prizes for its slot games. Evolution has spent over $162,000 to purchase the four CryptoPunks. This marks the first time an online casino is taking notice of the rise in NFTs....

Sep 11 2021

British Bank Standard Chartered Predicts $35,000 Ethereum

Sep 11 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  bitcoin cryptocurrency news ethereum

Reading Time: 2 minutes Standard Chartered holds a bullish stance regarding both Bitcoin and Ethereum, but a more optimistic view on the latter. The bank predicts $175,000 for Bitcoin and $35,000 for ETH in the long run. The bank believes Bitcoin is more akin to a...

Sep 10 2021

Inside Marine Chain, The North Korean Scam ICO

Sep 10 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  crime cryptocurrency ico ico news scam

Reading Time: 3 minutes Memories of Marine Chain, an abandoned ICO from 2018, have resurfaced The scam was started by three North Korean intelligence operatives Marine Chain was one spoke in a wheel of six-figure cybercrime attacks by North Korean intelligence at the...

Crypto Gaming Guilds Raise Millions Amid Boom in Play-to-Earn

Sep 10 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency cryptocurrency news

Reading Time: 2 minutes Crypto gaming guilds are raising millions in oversubscribed fundraising rounds as play-to-earn games boom in popularity. Axie Infinity, the leading in play-to-earn, has recently reached 1 million daily active users. Axie earned more than $340...

BAYC Collection Sells for $24.39 Million at Sotheby’s

Sep 10 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency cryptocurrency news nft

Reading Time: 2 minutes A collection of 101 BAYC apes has sold for $24.39 million at Sotheby’s The final auction price is double the floor price for BAYC apes on OpenSea 101 BAYC Kennel Club NFTs were also auctioned, again fetching almost double their floor price...

Ghaleb Alaumary Gets 11-year Sentence For Money Laundering

Sep 10 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  america crime cryptocurrency news hack

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ghaleb Alaumary has been sentenced to 11 years in prison in the U.S. on money laundering charges The Canadian laundered money for North Korean crypto hackers and scammers Alaumary also helped launder money stolen from international banks,...

Sep 09 2021

OpenSea Daily Volume Down by Over 70%

Sep 09 2021 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  cryptocurrency news nft

Reading Time: 2 minutes OpenSea's daily trading volume dropped from over $322 million on August 29 to around $80 million by September 8. Daily transactions on OpenSea have cooled down as well, dropping by over 30%. However, there is still a lot of attention on the...