Starbucks Announces New NFT Utility For Coffee Members

Starbucks The nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, are created on Polygon’s proof-of-stake blockchain. Starbucks said on Monday that its U.S. members would be able to earn and purchase digital collectible stamps in the form of nonfungible tokens, or NFTs. Each collectible digital stamp, dubbed “Starbucks Odyssey,” will have its ownership validated on the blockchain and will […]

Huobi Obtains License to Operate in the British Virgin Islands, States There Is No Timetable for Expansion Into the United Kingdom Yet

  Huobi’s affiliate Brtuomi Worldwide is one of the first exchanges in the British Overseas Territory to offer compliant crypto derivatives and trading services. In addition, Huobi, a major cryptocurrency exchange, is expanding its worldwide presence by entering the British Virgin Islands, a British Overseas Territory. Huobi stated on Friday that it had obtained an […]

Crypto App Targeting Malware, Sharkbot Resurfaces On Google App Store

The SharkBot malware family was discovered in October last year and has since evolved with new ways to hack into users’ Android-based crypto and bank apps. In addition, a freshly improved version of malware-targeting banking and crypto software has just emerged on the Google Play market, now with the ability to collect cookies from account […]

Solana to Launch New WEB3 Mobile Phone Project

Solana has announced the launch of its new Saga mobile phone that it is developing in collaboration with Osom. This was revealed on June 23 in an announcement made in New York City. The phone is a modified version of the Osom OV1 that was developed by a team of former engineers at Essential. Solana […]

Banxa, an Australian crypto exchange, eliminates 70 jobs.

In preparation for a sharp market decline, cryptocurrency exchange Banxa (BNXA) has slashed over 70 workers, according to a Monday article in the Australian Financial Review. According to AFR, the change represents 30% of the workers of the Melbourne-based business. When the cryptocurrency market reached all-time highs last year, the company’s personnel count soared to […]

China’s Blockchain Service Network (BNS) Chair Tags Bitcoin A Ponzi and Stablecoins Fine If Regulated

As the Chinese government continues to celebrate the decline of the cryptocurrency market, a top Chinese blockchain expert has called crypto a Ponzi scheme. The CEO of Red Date Technology, one of the leading tech firms in developing China’s major blockchain project, Yifan He, recently wrote an article where he explained the Ponzi-like nature of […]

Ethereum Liquidity Provider XCarnival Recovers 50% Of Stolen ETH Through Negotiations

Ethereum ecosystem liquidity provider XCarnical has recovered 1,467 Ether (ETH) just a day after suffering an attack that cost them 3,087 ETH, worth about $3.8 million on their platform. The hack was first noticed by Peckshield, a blockchain investigator, as it came across a stream of transactions that eventually led to 3,087 ETH being stolen […]

The Sandbox Partners With Time Magazine to Launch the “Time Square” on the Metaverse

The popular blockchain gaming company, The Sandbox, has joined forces with TIMEpieces, the NFT arm of TIME Magazine. According to the announcement, the partnership’s goal is to reimagine Times Square, the iconic New York City landmark, as a virtual hub for commerce and art in the Metaverse. To consolidate this collaboration, TIME acquired land in […]

Bank of America Affirms investor interest hasn’t been frozen despite concerns about the crypto winter.

According to research released by Bank of America (BAC) on Tuesday, following its Web3 & Digital Assets Day Conference last week, investor interest in the industry has not been affected by worries of a so-called “crypto winter.” According to the report, discussions with some of the 160 clients who attended the event made it evident […]

Cryptocurrency lender Vauld halts Withdrawals and Considers Restructuring

Along with competitors including Celsius Network and Babel Finance, Vauld, a cryptocurrency lender supported by Coinbase Inc., said it suspended withdrawals and recruited advisers to investigate a potential restructuring to withstand the market crash. According to Chief Executive Officer Darshan Bathija’s blog post on Monday, the Singapore-based company has retained Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas and Rajah […]