Crypto exchange settles with SEC over 'staking'
The settlement with Kraken and one of its business practices could spell headaches for other platforms with similar services.
Inside Sam Bankman-Fried’s $1B bet on a bitcoin miner on the Kazakh Steppe
The cash injection from Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda Research was supersized even for the red-hot crypto startup world, and it dwarfed his other investments in private companies.
Crypto had a volatile year with plummeting prices and exchanges collapsing. What's next?
Cryptocurrency prices plummeting, the fallout of large exchanges such as FTX and a steep decline in NFT transactions represent a turbulent year for crypto.
Binance crypto hack withdraws $570M in BNB tokens
The cryptocurrency exchange said hackers exploited a native cross-chain bridge known as the BSC Token Hub, which lets users move their digital assets from one blockchain to another.
Steve Harvey-backed company bringing family game night to blockchain
Streaming platform Gamestar+ will launch interactive versions of game shows like "Family Feud," "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune" on the Avalanche blockchain.
Ex-TikTok gaming head to launch blockchain games startup as big players keep away
The former head of short video giant TikTok's gaming unit, Jason Fung, is launching a blockchain gaming startup as one of two co-founders.
Ice Cube brings NFTs to BIG3 with historic crypto transaction
Rapper and BIG3 founder Ice Cube says the league has "changed the game" with MyDoge Chairman Bill Lee's $600,000 dogecoin purchase of the Aliens.
Austin may be next major city to embrace cryptocurrency
An Austin City Councilmember on Thursday announced a resolution that would explore possible uses of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the city.
Melania Trump steps back into the public eye with NFT venture: 'Embodies my passion for the arts'
Melania Trump has returned to the public spotlight with an aggressive campaign in support of her new non-fungible token.
NFT sales volume surges to $2.5 billion in 2021 first half
The market for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) surged to new highs in the second quarter, with $2.5 billion in sales so far this year, up from just $13.7 million in the first half of 2020, marketplace data showed.
Americans made $4B in bitcoin profits in 2020 – more than any other country, analysis shows
A new study from Chainanalysis shows that Americans pocketed a whopping $4.1 billion in bitcoin profits last year – more than any other country.
Iowa's Luka Garza to become first college athlete to sell NFT
Iowa star Luka Garza recalls attending the Final Four in Indianapolis back in 2015 and he remembers watching Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky accept the Naismith Trophy, which is awarded to the best player in college basketball.
Crypto industry to Biden: 'Criminals we are not'
The cryptocurrency business wants to convince the Biden administration it does more than “finance criminal enterprises.”
What is the most popular cryptocurrency?
One Bitcoin is worth nearly $10,000 as of Feb. 8.
SpaceX rocket launches blockchain tech to International Space Station
SpaceChain launched hardware to support digital wallets and multi-signature transaction approvals aboard a SpaceX rocket Thursday.
‘Independent’ blockchain coin rater was paid for reviews, SEC says
Buying cryptocurrency can be confusing for investors who are inexperienced in the highly technical field.
How blockchain could have prevented the romaine E.coli warning
IBM says its food trust unit has the potential to prevent food contamination in the future using blockchain.
75 banks have now joined JPMorgan to test blockchain payments
The JPMorgan-led project has been growing since launching in 2017.