Biconomy Raises $9M to Make Building Dapps Easier for Developers
Coinbase Ventures and Huobi Innovation Labs were among the investors.
"The Hash" panel tackles today's hot topics: Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao is searching for his successor, Dash is now beating Bitcoin in adoption as a payments network, the crypto sector is attracting influencers, what Robinhood is doing to help protect crypto investors and the growing global debate over encrypted smartphones and crime.
Ripple's xRapid cross-border payment service allows customers to transfer funds using XRP, making transactions faster and cheaper.
The crypto custody firm is planning an “aggressive” hiring campaign to extend its reach into the world of fintech.
The Swiss bank is operating a pilot program with plans to possibly launch a wider rollout to clients in a few months, one source said.
In her letter to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, Warren cited DeFi, crypto-enabled cyber attacks and unique threats posed by stablecoins as risks to the financial system.
The crypto mining and data firm’s new index product seeks to capture public-market sentiment on the firms pumping out new coins.
What to make of all the anti-crypto claims and concerns being voiced by U.S. lawmakers this week? U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner Hester Peirce joins "First Mover" to discuss her views as the SEC faces Sen. Elizabeth Warren's deadline to answer crypto questions. Also, why are the bitcoin price and the broader market moving up despite the bitcoin bashing in Congress? Henry Elder of Wave Financial joins the markets discussion. Plus, Al Burgio, founder of DigitalBits on Italian soccer club AS Roma's partnership worth $42 million with Zytara Labs.
"All About Bitcoin" takes a look at the three hearings on digital assets held by the Senate Committee on the Judiciary, House Committee on Financial Services and Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs today. Marta Belcher, the board chair of the Filecoin Foundation who attended one of the hearings, shares her insights on the issues discussed. Plus, bitcoin's price analysis by Symbridge CEO Michael McGuire.
The Hash" tackles today's top stories: A massive sell-off of Chinese tech stocks as China's tech crackdown deepens, Huobi shuts down Beijing entity, Amazon denies report it's planning to accept bitcoin by the end of the year, bug detected in decoy algorithm for privacy coin Monero, crypto fintech ECO raises $60 million for high-yield USDC app, and Shopify to allow merchants to sell NFTs directly through their stores.