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Bitfinex to delist 87 crypto trading pairs

BitFinex to Delist 87 Crypto Trading Pairs on March 26 Aiming to Improve Liquidity

Major cryptocurrency exchange BitFinex announced the removal of 87 crypto trading pairs due to low liquidity levels as of March 26 at 10:00 GMT. According to the company, the measure seeks to consolidate and improve liquidity, allowing them to move towards a more streamlined and optimized trading experience. BitFinex provided to the media additional details […]

Tether launches on bitcoin cash network

Tether’s USDT Now Available on BCH Blockchain Network

The world’s biggest stablecoin, Tether’s USDT, just launched on the Bitcoin Cash blockchain network and seen a massive surge of interest in recent weeks because of the haven status. Tether reached a market cap of $5.7 billion, and now more than $180 million was minted over the past week surpassing Bitcoin’s price increase in the […]

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‘The Sandbox’ Game on Ethereum Announces Third LAND Presale

Ethereum users will soon be able to take advantage of another blockchain-based game with nonfungible token technology. The Sandbox (TSB), a mobile creation game with more than 40 million downloads, announced on March 12 they would be holding a third presale of the game’s virtual spaces – called LAND – starting on March 31st at […]

ETH-based developer crowdfunding platform joins fight against coronavirus

ETH-based Developer Crowdfunding Platform Joins Fight Against Coronavirus

The proliferation of cryptocurrency companies seeking to donate or raise funds for coronavirus relief efforts continues. The ethereum-based crowdfunding platform, Gitcoin, is advancing this trend by pledging at least $50,000 in development grants toward coronavirus-related initiatives. On March 14, Gitcoin tweeted that its fifth round of grants already has $50,000 committed toward “public health” initiatives. […]

DeFi giant MakerDAO

DeFi Giant MakerDAO Avoiding Shutdown in the Face of Tanking ETH – for Now

As Ether’s price sees record losses, MakerDAO, the biggest player in decentralized finance (DeFi) on the Ethereum network, is looking at responses including a shutdown – though that possibility remains unlikely at this point. Markets clobber DeFi Per a March 12 call in response to “Black Thursday” losses, developers and MakerDAO Foundation members weighed the […]

Binance doubles ETH withdraw fees

Binance Doubles ETH Withdraw Fees, Firing Up Crypto Traders

Binance announced in a tweet on 12th March that it’s doubling fees for ETH withdrawals. The company cited network congestion as the reason for the decision. The tweet specified: To better facilitate ERC20 and ETH withdrawals during this period of high congestion on the ETH network, we are making the following temporary adjustments: ETH withdrawal […]

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MyEtherWallet App Allows You to Buy Crypto Instantly – But There’s a Catch

MyEtherWallet has released a mobile app called MEWconnect that allows users to buy crypto in under 15 seconds – but there’s a catch. Users need to have Apple Pay and face fees of 3.99% in the United States, and 5.25% in the rest of the world. Google Pay isn’t yet supported. Still, this is the […]

EY, Microsoft, and ConsenSys launch enterprise platform on Ethereum mainnet

EY, Microsoft & ConsenSys Launch Enterprise Platform on Ethereum

Global taxation and transaction advisory firm EY have announced the launch of their open-source Baseline protocol. Baseline comprises a smart contract and tokenization platform built for enterprises on top of the Ethereum blockchain. Founded by EY in partnership with Microsoft and ConsenSys, Baseline was developed in collaboration with many companies operating in the cryptocurrency sector, […]

Coinbase Wallet now lets users send crypto through usernames

Coinbase Wallet Now Allows to Send Crypto Through Usernames

Coinbase updated its wallet with a function that lets its users send cryptocurrency through usernames, instead of the usual lengthy addresses. According to the Feb 25 announcement, Coinbase Wallet now allows its users to send cryptocurrency to dedicated usernames or ones created on the Ethereum Name Service (ENS). Coinbase’s proprietary usernames look like @username while […]

Formula 1 open tokenized crate sale on ethereum blockchain

Formula 1 Open Tokenized Crate Sale on Ethereum Blockchain

F1 Delta Time, the Ethereum-powered blockchain game has begun to sell in-game item crates. Players are now able to purchase a collection of cars, parts, drivers, and racing gear with the ERC-721 non-fungible tokens (NFT), according to F1 Delta Time official announcement from Feb 25. The sale will run through March 9, with 6,500 total […]