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US Blacklists Bitcoin, Ether Addresses Tied to Russian Sanctions-Evasion Efforts

The addresses are linked to Russia's arms exports intermediary, according to OFAC.

Feb 1, 2023 at 5:04 p.m. UTC

Binance’s BNB Chain to Offer New Decentralized Storage System

BNB Greenfield’s test net will be released over the next few months, according to the project’s white paper, released Wednesday morning.

Feb 1, 2023 at 5:13 p.m. UTC

Bitcoin Little Changed on Soft Economic Data Ahead of Fed Meeting

Wednesday morning's ADP jobs and ISM manufacturing reports both came in weaker than expected.

Feb 1, 2023 at 3:29 p.m. UTC

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Jan 30, 2023 at 2:56 p.m. UTC


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Achieving Economic Gender Parity With Shelley Zalis

The truth about doing it all your way without missing what matters in work and home life

Feb 1, 2023
CDCROP: Ethereum New Years Eve NYC (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

What Is the Ethereum Blockchain’s Shanghai Hard Fork, and Why Does It Matter?

The hard fork set for March will address staked ether withdrawals and reductions in gas fees for developers. It will open a new chapter for liquid staking in the Ethereum ecosystem.

Feb 1, 2023

Japan Embraces Web3 As Global Regulators Grow Wary of Crypto

With tight regulations already in place that helped insulate FTX Japan and its investors from heavy losses suffered elsewhere in the world, Japan is working on policy and guidelines for stablecoins, NFTs and DAOs as it welcomes a crypto future.

Jan 26, 2023
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The Interaction of Money, Nature and AI, With Stan Stalnaker

A discussion about the Hub Culture institution and protecting the ethos of privacy and identity.

Jan 27, 2023
Sam Bankman-Fried, founder and former CEO of FTX

Congress' FTX Problem: 1 in 3 Members Got Cash From Crypto Exchange's Bosses

More than one in three of the 535 senators and representatives in the U.S. Congress showed up to the new session with FTX baggage, having received campaign support from former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried or one of the senior executives of the fraud-ridden crypto giant.

Jan 17, 2023
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Porsche's NFT Debut Is a Reminder to Let Web3 Natives Take the Wheel

The German carmaker’s NFT collection mint was met with backlash from the community and served as a lesson for big brands looking to meaningfully build their Web3 strategy.

Jan 25, 2023




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DeFi Marketplace Archimedes Raises $4.9M in Seed Round Led by Hack VC

The decentralized finance lending and borrowing platform is launching in February.

Feb 1, 2023
CDCROP: Weekly Unemployment Claims Rise Higher Than Expected (David McNew/Getty Images)

Bitcoin Little Changed on Soft Economic Data Ahead of Fed Meeting

Wednesday morning's ADP jobs and ISM manufacturing reports both came in weaker than expected.

Feb 1, 2023
CDCROP: Aptos founders Mo Shaikh (left) and Avery Ching (Aptos Labs)

Aptos Labs Issues Grant to Blockchain Lab at Cornell University

The newly launched blockchain built by former Diem developers has issued a $50,000 grant to a Cornell University professor of computer science.

Feb 1, 2023
Bhavik Patel joins Arrington Capital as Chief Investment Officer (Arrington Capital)

Crypto VC Firm Arrington Capital Hires BitMEX Alum as Investment Head

Bhavik Patel previously headed product and derivatives for the crypto exchange.

Feb 1, 2023