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Crypto Entrepreneurs Bankman-Fried, Sun in Talks to Buy Majority of Huobi Global Exchange: Report
The deal could be one of the biggest ever in the crypto industry.
Netherlands Arrests Suspected Developer of Sanctioned Crypto-Mixing Service Tornado Cash
A 29-year-old developer suspected of being involved in the sanctioned Tornado Cash protocol was arrested in Amsterdam on Friday.
Crypto Exchange Binance Recovers $450K Stolen From DeFi Protocol Curve.Finance
The world's largest exchange is now working with law enforcement to return the stolen funds.
First Mover Asia: Solana Market Shrugs Off TVL Fakery With Price Rebound; Ether Climbs on Merge Anticipation
The SOL token has climbed over the past week, despite a scheme that artificially boosted the value of Saber and the Solana blockchain.
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Nominate Your School for the 2022 Best Universities for Blockchain
CoinDesk announces the kickoff of its 2022 Best Universities for Blockchain and calls for nominations around the world. We're giving away Consensus tickets to participating schools.
Tornado Cash Sanctions: The Most Significant Crypto Overreach by the US Government Yet?
Some argue the sanctions against Tornado Cash threaten the very idea that code is speech.
Suspected Under Arrest Tornado Cash Developer is Reportedly Identified
The most valuable crypto stories for Friday, Aug. 12, 2022.
Crypto News Roundup for Aug. 12, 2022
With BTC and ETH suffering from small declines after a strong week for the crypto market, plus a look at what the U.S. Treasury learned about trying to squash an open-source smart contract, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
What the Tornado Cash Sanction Means for Privacy Coins
The U.S. government’s sanction of a key Ethereum application shows the need for privacy tools in crypto, a privacy advocate says.
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First Mover Americas: Bitcoin Jumps After Core CPI for July Comes In Lower Than Expected
The latest price moves in bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets in context for August 10, 2022.
Blockchain Firm Skynet Labs Shutters After Failing to Get New Funding
Skynet Labs was formed to promote decentralized internet platform Skynet.
What Bear Market? Canada’s Largest Blockchain Conference Beamed With Bullish Energy
The main takeaway was that spirits are high despite the crypto winter, and that there is a lot to look forward to in the blockchain space.
Hedge Fund Point72’s Steve Cohen Plans Crypto Asset Manager: Report
The new vehicle from the hedge fund billionaire would trade spot cryptocurrencies and crypto derivatives.
Crypto Mining Hosting Firm Applied Blockchain Adds $15M Loan to Pay Off Debt, Fund Growth
The firm's North Dakota site was knocked offline in July due to an equipment failure in the substation feeding it power.