Postmates founder Bastian Lehmann launches crypto startup

According to local news outlet FinanceFWD, German entrepreneur Bastian Lehmann is making a move into the crypto industry with the creation of a new startup called “TipTop Labs.” Although details surrounding the venture remain unknown, its website states the firm seeks to provide “consumer finance solutions for an emerging web.”  On its careers page, it […]

Getting Shibby with it: SHIB burning portal launches

Popular memecoin project Shiba Inu (SHIB) has launched a SHIB Burn Portal to decrease token supply and enable users to earn passive rewards while doing so. The Shiba Inu team stated on the portal website that it was created explicitly to increase scarcity of SHIB and make it “one of the best digital assets in […]

Coinbase NFT launches beta, AMC Theatres rolls out SHIB and DOGE payments, and Blockchain.com eyes IPO: Hodler’s Digest, April 17-23

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week AMC Theatres mobile app accepts Dogecoin, Shiba Inu and more […]

Limitless Launches ‘Metaverse as a Service,’ Plans $60M Venture Fund

Next Earth released its own utility token, NXTT, at the end of January, which now has a self-reported market cap of $181 million, according to CoinMarketCap. The token and NFT capital could self-fund the $60 million venture capital fund, said Taylor, who served as Next Earth’s token architect. Next Earth, however, would rather build out […]

Framework Ventures Launches $400M Fund to Back Web 3 Gaming, DeFi

“Founders understand our cultural influence in the space because our affiliate, Framework Labs, has spent the last three years building alongside them, running nodes, participating in on-chain governance, building tools, staking and more,” said Spencer in the press release. “We believe we’re well-positioned to outperform our competitors, including the Sand Hill set that is only […]

Skynet Trading Launches $40M Fund to Support Elrond Network’s DeFi Push

“The Elrond blockchain architecture has been designed from scratch to evolve beyond the current scaling limitations of, say, Bitcoin or Ethereum,” Elrond co-founder and CEO Beniamin Mincu told CoinDesk in an email, touting the network’s high transaction capacity. Source link

Gemini crypto exchange launches credit card in United States

Gemini, a major cryptocurrency exchange founded by the Winklevoss twins, has launched its crypto credit card. The company officially announced Thursday that its Gemini Credit Card is available in the United States across all 50 states. The new card is issued by the state-chartered industrial bank WebBank and features Mastercard as the exclusive card network. […]