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CDCROP: Hacker attacking internet (Getty Images)
Ethereum Merge Had ‘All the Ingredients of a Scammer’s Dream,’ Chainalysis Exec Says
Eric Jardine discusses how scammers were able to capitalize on the second-biggest blockchain’s transition and how $1.2 million in ether was stolen.
CDCROP: Hacker attacking internet (Getty Images)

CDCROP: AI Artwork Vietnam and Axie Infinity (Midjourney/CoinDesk)
Southeast Asia Leads the World in Crypto Adoption, Propelled by Play-to-Earn Gaming: Chainalysis
Games like Axie Infinity and cross-border crypto transfer applications push “lower middle income” nations to global leadership in crypto adoption.
CDCROP: AI Artwork Vietnam and Axie Infinity (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

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Crypto Adoption Slowed in Last Year but Remains Above Pre-2021 Levels: Chainalysis Study
Chainalysis' "2022 Geography of Cryptocurrency" report also found that 18 of the 20 countries where crypto adoption was highest were low- to middle-income countries.
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CDCROP: Kim Grauer director of research (Chainalysis)
Bridge Security Is ‘Unresolved Technical Challenge,’ Chainalysis Research Director Says
Kimberly Grauer said on CoinDesk TV's “First Mover” program that industry figures must work together to make the software safer.
CDCROP: Kim Grauer director of research (Chainalysis)

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October Becomes Worst Month for Crypto Hacks With Two Weeks to Go
Over $718 million has been stolen from DeFi protocols across eleven different hacks this month so far, per research firm Chainalysis.
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CDCROP: Globe showing Africa, Middle East and Europe (Arek Socha/Pixabay)
Middle East/North Africa Was Fastest-Growing Crypto Market Over Past 12 Months: Chainalysis
MENA-based users received $566 billion in cryptocurrency from July 2021 to June 2022
CDCROP: Globe showing Africa, Middle East and Europe (Arek Socha/Pixabay)

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Crypto Is Quietly Thriving in Sub-Saharan Africa: Chainalysis Report
The report shows strong crypto usage and adoption rates in the region. With highly educated young people and low job prospects, crypto is “a way to feed their family," says Convexity founder Adedeji Owonibi.
Africa on a globe map (James Wiseman/Unsplash)

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Christie’s Auction House Announces On-Chain NFT Art Platform
Christie’s 3.0 has teamed up with Chainalysis, Manifold, and Spatial to sell NFT artwork on Ethereum. The inaugural sale features artist Diana Sinclair.
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Datos de Chainalysis muestran que los mercados emergentes están liderando la adopción de criptomonedas en el mercado bajista. (Matthias Kulka/Getty)
Mercados emergentes lideran la adopción global de criptomonedas en un mercado bajista, según Chainalysis
El Índice de Adopción Global de Criptomonedas de 2022 de la empresa de análisis de blockchain también muestra que China permanece activa a pesar de la prohibición para comercializar con criptomonedas.
Datos de Chainalysis muestran que los mercados emergentes están liderando la adopción de criptomonedas en el mercado bajista. (Matthias Kulka/Getty)

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Emerging Markets Lead Global Crypto Adoption in Bear Market, Chainalysis Says
The blockchain analytics firm's 2022 Global Crypto Adoption Index also shows China remains active despite a ban on crypto trading.
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