Mercado Bitcoin, Stellar Team Collaborate on Brazil’s CBDC Project

Mercado Bitcoin announced on Tuesday that it has partnered with the Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) to examine one of the nine projects in the LIFT Challenge Real Digital. LIFT is a collaborative environment hosted by the Central Bank of Brazil and the National Federation of Associations of Central Bank Servers that aims to assess the use cases … Read more

India’s Telangana State Partners with CasperLabs for Seamless Blockchain-Powered Government Processes

India’s Telangana State has joined hands with CasperLabs to revamp operations using blockchain technology to stimulate more secure, efficient, and sustainable government processes. As a leading blockchain software company, CasperLabs will render an open network that will boost entrepreneurship opportunities for the public and private sectors in Telangana.   Furthermore, blockchain initiatives are expected to … Read more

LOST Island to Provide Groundbreaking Escape Game Experience

LOST’s entry into the metaverse with LOST Island will provide users with game-changing escape game experiences as the company has initiated various upcoming initiatives, the company told Blockchain.News. Rick Woo, Co-Founder, LOST  LOST became the first escape room game to enter the metaverse in April 2022, and the company is creating an infinite escape game … Read more

Coinbase Exchange Leaps as Fortune 500 Company

Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase Global Inc has been added to this year’s list of Fortune 500 companies, making it break the record as the first fully crypto native firm that made the list.  Fortune 500 companies are the most valuable firms in the United States as measured by their cumulative revenue for the 2021 fiscal … Read more

ShareRing Enhances Digital Identity Solutions by Merging ShareToken

To make sharing easier, ShareRing- a blockchain-based ecosystem providing digital identity solutions, has merged ShareToken (SHR) into the Ethereum and Binance networks through Multichain swap.  Users will have the opportunity to swap SHR, ShareRing’s native token, between Ethereum and BNB Smart Chain. Per the announcement: “For those who have been holding BEP20-SHR, you are … Read more

Dubai Regulator Grants Virtual Asset License to Former Singapore Legislator’s Company

Former Singapore nominated Member of Parliament Calvin Cheng announced on Monday the establishment of his non-fungible token (NFT) and fan token investment holding company, Calvin Cheng Web3 Holdings FZE, in Dubai. The development came after the Dubai Virtual Asset Regulatory Authority (VARA) awarded a provisional Virtual Asset License to the NFT and fan token investment … Read more

eBay Joins the NFT Space, Offering Traders a Seamless Experience

E-commerce giant eBay has entered the non-fungible token (NFT) sector through a strategic partnership with Web3 company OneOf. eBay’s exclusive NFTs will include animated and 3D interpretations of iconic athletes highlighted on Sports Illustrated covers in the past years.  To offer high-value items and heightened passion to the eBay community of buyers and sellers, NFTs … Read more

Long-Term Hodlers Remain Unfazed, Despite Bitcoin’s Sentiment Hitting Rock Bottom

As Bitcoin (BTC) stagnates between the $29K and $30K levels, sentiment about the leading cryptocurrency has nosedived to levels last seen during the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020. Market insight provider Santiment acknowledged: “Bitcoin’s sentiment is at rock bottom, indicating the amount of doom and gloom surrounding BTC and crypto in … Read more

FTX Quietly Seeks to Buy Brokerage Startups Amid Move into Stock Trading

A report by CNBC media outlets shows that the FTX cryptocurrency exchange has been planning to acquire brokerage startups. The new interest comes after the crypto exchange recently expanded into stock trading. Sources familiar with negotiations have disclosed that the Bahamas-based crypto exchange has approached at least three privately held stock trading startups for a … Read more