Tag: adoption

Dec 05 2022

SEBA Bank partners with HashKey for institutional crypto adoption

Dec 05 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  adoption hong kong news switzerland

HashKey Digital Asset Group and SEBA Bank have signed a partnership as they look to help accelerate adoption of digital assets in Hong Kong and Switzerland. Two companies that are focused on digital assets will collaborate to hasten the adoption of digital assets by institutions as the crypto winter slows down advancements in the area. […] The post...

Twitter rumors of crypto integration circulating

Dec 05 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption memecoins people rumors tokens

Twitter may be considering integrating cryptocurrency payments and potentially creating its native coin, according to code extracted from a recent version of the Twitter Web App by Security Researcher Jane Manchun Wong. Famed for researching codes on Twitter, Wong's Twitter account was allegedly suspended shortly after sharing a "Twitter Coin" vector image and a "Coins" section within Twitter's "Tips" feature....

Over 66% of the total Bitcoin supply hasn’t moved in the last one year, setting a record

Dec 05 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bear market research

As the bear market trend continues, affecting all major coins, and Bitcoin's 60% decline from the start of the year, since July 2022, there has been little change in its illiquid supply. 66% of Bitcoin's circulating supply, i.e., 12.26 million BTC, hasn't moved for a year, according to Glassnode data. This level is the highest number of illiquid bitcoin supply ever...

Timex Brings Bored Apes to Wristwatches

Dec 05 2022 Published at FullyCrypto under tags  adoption nft web 3.0 web 3.0 news

Reading Time: 2 minutes Luxury wristwatch manufacturer Timex has revealed plans to feature Bored Apes on watches Timex...

Dec 03 2022

The Week in Crypto – SBF, Blockfi, and Brazil

Reading Time: 2 minutesThis week in crypto we’ve seen Sam Bankman-Fried applauded off after an interview, Brazil adopting Bitcoin for payments, and Blockfi going bust. No. 3 - SBF Applauded After Surreal...

Nov 30 2022

Maturation Of The Lightning Network: Growing Up By Going Vertical

Like our hunter-gatherer ancestors, Bitcoin’s Lightning Network is maturing toward mass adoption through specialization and sophistication.This is an opinion editorial by Roy Sheinfeld, the cofounder and CEO of Breez, a Lightning Network mobile app. A version of this article was originally published on...

Telegram to build non-custodial wallets and decentralized exchanges, says CEO Pavel Durov

Nov 30 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption

Pavel Durov, the founder of Telegram, announced that the company would launch a range of decentralized cryptocurrency products, including a decentralized exchange (DEX) and a non-custodial wallet. Telegram's next step is to build a set of decentralized tools, including non-custodial wallets and decentralized exchanges...

Brazil Legalizes Payment Through Bitcoin

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brazil has legalized Bitcoin payments in the country Bitcoin is not legal tender, but payments...

Brazil Legalizes Crypto Payments

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brazil has legalized crypto payments in the country Cryptocurrencies are not legal tender, but...

Brazil approves cryptocurrency bill recognizing Bitcoin as a payment method

Nov 30 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption regulation

Lawmakers in Brazil have approved a cryptocurrency framework bill for the use of digital currencies in the Latin American country. Once passed into law, Brazilians can use Bitcoin as a payment method, while digital assets will be recognized as an investment asset class. Bitcoin as payment...

Nov 29 2022

Gemini reveals $601M GUSD backing, 45+ licenses amid global exchange turmoil

Nov 29 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bear market exchanges

The Winklevoss Twins-backed exchange Gemini has announced a "Trust Center" to display a breakdown of funds held on the platform. The page, hosted on the Gemini website, reveals that it holds over $4.6 billion in crypto assets with $601 million in the treasury to back its stablecoin GUSD. However, data from several sources, including CryptoSlate's...

Huobi announces launch of world’s first national token, DMC

Nov 29 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption metaverse payments tokens

Huobi has said that it will be launching the world's first national token called Dominica Coin (DMC) — endorsed by the Commonwealth of Dominica. Huobi said it will launch the world's first national token DMC (Dominica Coin) under the authorization of the government of the Commonwealth of Dominica. Huobi will provide Dominica DID status to every...

36% of Australians want more crypto regulations: IRCI report

In its 4th issue, the Independent Reserve Cryptocurrency Index (IRCI) 2022 studied over 2,000 Australians to gauge their attitude towards digital assets. The study found out 92% of...

Nov 28 2022

Kiln acquires €17M via funding round; aims to expand staking services

Nov 28 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption web3

Kiln, a leading staking products provider, has acquired €17 million through a financing round. The prominent firm, through the funds, intends to enhance its market outreach to broad users, as revealed in a press release shared with CryptoSlate. Notable firms that contributed to the financing round included Consensys, Kraken Ventures,...

Texas wants to be the centerpiece of Bitcoin innovation, says Governor Abbott

Nov 28 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption

Texas Governor Greg Abbott sees value in what Bitcoin means to the entire world, adding that his state "wants to be the centerpiece of that." Texas is Bitcoin country Speaking to the Texas Blockchain Council, Abbott encouraged Bitcoin entities to set up shop in Texas, saying those that do will be rewarded with "ease of business" and no regulatory friction....

Germany has the second highest concentration of ETH nodes in the world

Germany operates one of the world’s largest networks of Ethereum validators, according to the 2022 German Blockchain report published by CV VC Labs. The report which offers a structural overview of the country’s blockchain ecosystem, also indicated Germany accounts for nearly 6% of Europe’s blockchain funding....

JP Morgan believes regulation will lead to convergence of crypto, TradFi

Nov 28 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bear market defi derivatives dex

Wallstreet banking giant JP Morgan & Chase believes there are significant changes coming to the crypto industry in 2023 in the form of regulation, which will likely cause a convergence between crypto and the traditional financial industry, according to its latest Global Markets Strategy report. Major changes coming to the crypto industry in 2023...

Nov 27 2022

Goodbye Sats, It’s A ‘Bit’ Of A Bitcoin

Nov 27 2022 Published at Bitcoin Magazine under tags  adoption bitcoin culture opinion sats

It’s time to make bitcoin more approachable for newbies by naming the smallest units “bits” which are more familiar to people used to dollars and cents.This is an opinion editorial by Don McAllister, a technologist who has made several video tutorials on Bitcoin. At its inception, bitcoin was worthless; it had no monetary value. Early adopters could mine hundreds, if not thousands...

Nov 26 2022

Op-Ed: FTX killed crypto, long live Bitcoin

The FTX collapse has revived the narrative that "Bitcoin maximalists were right all along." Given the size of the troubled exchange and the number of entities caught up in its web, the FTX scandal has dominated headlines of late. Worse still, each passing day seemingly brings further twists that point to serious failings within the company and among the regulatory bodies which were...

Nov 24 2022

Web3 Gam3 Awards 2022 nominees released with Big Time up for 6 awards

Nov 24 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption events gamefi

The inaugural Gam3 Awards hosted by Polkastarter Gaming is approaching fast. CryptoSlate is now able to reveal the official nominees for each category. For example, Illuvium from Immutable X has been shortlisted for five awards, including Game of the Year. Further, equally impressive, Big Time from Big Time Studios is up for four awards and is also included in the Game of the...

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