Degens can stake crypto to help the Ukrainian people

Laura K. Inamedinova is a marketing agency CEO from Lithuania who started early with ICOs, a journey that has led her to launch UkrainianPool, an initial staking pool offering raising money for the Ukrainian government. Inamedinova got into ICOs right out of university in 2016 and is shy to mention the name of the first […]

Animoca Brands buys major stake in Aussie digital services agency

NFT investment giant Animoca Brands has acquired a major stake in Australian digital marketing agency Be Media. Be Media has locations in Perth, Melbourne, and Sydney and has provided Web2 firms with advertising and digital strategy since 2013. While the company isn’t geared up towards the crypto sector, the investment seems to be a part […]

Mozilla will only accept Proof of Stake crypto donations

The company behind the Firefox internet browser Mozilla is attempting to appease its environmentally-conscious community by accepting only Proof-of-Stake (PoS) crypto donations. The company initially halted all crypto donations in January, but has now opened them back up after a review period to assess community sentiments and to conduct research on crypto energy usage. An […]

South Korean Tech Giant Kakao Acquires Majority Stake In A Japanese Crypto Exchange

A subsidiary of South Korean internet and technology giant Kakao has acquired a majority share in a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, paving the way for the company to integrate its web-based cartoon content with its crypto services. Kakao Piccoma, a subsidiary of Kakao in Japan, has bought more than 50% of the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Sakura […]

IBM Now Has 7% Stake in Blockchain Trade-Finance Platform We.trade

IBM and We.trade are strengthening their relationship to help the latter scale globally. We.trade CEO Ciaran McGowan says they are going to work closely together on Asia, Africa and Latin America. IBM has become a shareholder in we.trade, which is a trade finance platform that is jointly owned by twelve European banks. According to McGowan, […]

‘Rocket Fuel’ Behind Recent Top Performing Listing – xDai STAKE

xDai STAKE token has gained a perfect position for its further growth with strong fundamentals and conservative market capitalization. It is ranked amongst top-performing assets since public sale on BitMax.io. Despite the recent global market volatility, select digital asset projects have displayed strong performance since launching on top-tier platforms. Among the recent listings, STAKE, the […]

IBM Takes 7% Stake in Trade-Finance Blockchain Network We.Trade

IBM has become a shareholder in we.trade, the trade-finance platform jointly owned by 12 European banks, signaling further consolidation across the enterprise blockchain space. Ciaran McGowan, we.trade’s CEO, said the deepening relationship with Big Blue will help the platform in its next phase of global expansion. “Now we’ve got a very strong partnership with IBM […]

Proof of Stake Alliance Talks With SEC About Blockchain Standards

The Proof of Stake Alliance revealed that it is taking critical steps toward improving the regulatory space around the Staking-as-a-Service (STaaS) market, including dialogues with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. According to the announcement, the POSA met with the SEC to discuss increasing adoption of Proof-of-Stake (PoS) protocols — a successor to Bitcoin’s (BTC) Proof-of-Work […]

66% of ETH Hodlers Plan to Stake at Least Some of Their Coins

Ethereum (ETH)-focused blockchain technology firm, ConsenSys, has published a report looking at the staking and custody preferences of ETH holders. The report finds that two-thirds of Ethereum investors plan to stake their coins once the first phase of ETH 2.0’s roll-out is completed. Interestingly, ETH holders who plan to run their own validator nodes are […]