Day: October 8, 2021

Mt. Gox Voting Deadline for Creditors Endson October 8, 2021 at 9:39 pm

The voting period for Mt. Gox creditors regarding the proposed the civil rehabilitation plan has now ended. The groundbreaking cryptocurrency exchange, based in Tokyo, Japan, shut down in 2014 after….

Gryphon Digital Mining to Buy 7.2K S19J Pro Antminers From Bitmain for $48Mon July 8, 2021 at 6:35 pm

Bitcoin mining company Gryphon Digital Mining has signed an agreement to purchase 7,200 Antminer S19J Pro mining machines from Bitmain Technologies for $48 million. Gryphon Mining said Bitmain is scheduled….

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Ends Week Notching 14% Gainon October 8, 2021 at 8:50 pm

Bitcoin ended the week performing strong, gaining nearly 14% as regulatory fears faded and sentiment turned bullish in anticipation of a bitcoin futures-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the U.S. by….

Altcoin Roundup: DEXs come to the rescue after China bans crypto

China’s wide-spanning crypto ban puts a hefty dent in token values, but the surge in DEX volumes and BTC’s pop above $55,000 suggest the move was a blessing in disguise…..

Biden Plans Executive Order to Crack Down on Crypto: Reporton October 8, 2021 at 9:16 pm

The White House is in the course of preparing an executive order directed at cryptocurrency, according to several unnamed sources cited by Bloomberg. The report described the potential order as….

Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT Project to Launch Ethereum Token in Q1 2022on October 8, 2021 at 9:25 pm

The Bored Ape Yacht Club, one of the most popular Ethereum-based NFT collections, surged to life this spring and has generated hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of trading to….

Siacoinon October 8, 2021 at 8:05 pm

Sia is a distributed, decentralized network for cloud data storage that allows individuals to rent out hard drive space or utilize other peoples’ hard drive space to store files. Siacoin….

White House Considering Executive Order on Crypto Oversight: Reporton October 8, 2021 at 8:32 pm

The U.S. government may expand its efforts to study and regulate the roughly $2 trillion digital asset sector. The Biden administration is considering an executive order for federal agencies, which….

VC Fund NFX Launches Crypto Gaming Seed Fundon October 8, 2021 at 8:02 pm

Venture capital firm NFX has launched a crypto gaming initiative to get pre-seed and seed funds into the hands of founders within nine days. NFX earlier this week announced it….

Airdrop Ethics: VC Firm Draws Ire Following $2.5M Ribbon Finance Exploiton October 8, 2021 at 8:19 pm

On Friday afternoon, decentralized finance (DeFi) users discovered that a researcher for Divergence Ventures, a crypto venture firm, was receiving hundreds of ETH from wallets selling recently-airdropped RBN tokens –….

Chinese Firms Exiting Mainland as Crypto Crackdown Bites

href=”https://cryptonews.com/ext/poloniex/”>Poloniex. Per the China Securities Journal, “more than 20 “crypto-related companies have “announced their withdrawal from the Chinese market” in recent days. This number includes smaller crypto exchanges, mining hardware….

NFT Rentals: Why VCs Are Backing a Puzzling New Projecton October 8, 2021 at 5:19 pm

Some non-fungible tokens (NFTs) come with exclusive perks. A project helping holders monetize those benefits – all while maintaining long-term ownership – has raised $1.5 million in a seed round….

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