Coinbase’s Brian Armstrong labels FTX as a fraud 

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong thinks the collapse of Sam Bankman-Fried’s FTX exchange is simply a case of fraud and customer funds misappropriation. Armstrong says FTX is a fraud In an interview with Bloomberg on Jan. 11, Brian Armstrong, the CEO and co-founder of Coinbase exchange, stated that the collapse of the infamous Sam Bankman Fried’s … Read more

NFTs are finally breaking the stereotype of “overvalued artwork”

The non-fungible token (NFT) market has come a long way in a short period. Historically, NFTs were primarily associated with overpriced digital artworks or collectibles of questionable quality changing hands for millions of dollars. However, this is no longer the case. While there are still some instances where NFTs follow the same pattern of rampant … Read more

Bitcoin Records Longest Rally Since July, Volatility Comes Back

Bitcoin and its brethren appear to be healing from the damage done by the FTX collapse and the contagions that followed. The asset hit an intraday and two-month high of $18,287 during the Thursday morning Asian trading session. BTC has now gained 10% over the past fortnight and is up 4.2% over the last 24 … Read more

Why Tesla Investors Say Elon Musk Will Get a Fair Trial in California

Tesla shareholders argued it would be unfair to move the trial to Texas as requested by Musk, who has outraged many in Northern California with the steep job cuts he ordered at Twitter, a San Francisco company he bought in October. “What they refer to as ‘biased’ coverage is, in fact, factual reporting about his … Read more

Google Meet to Add Support for 360-Degree Backgrounds, Emoji Reactions

Google Meet will reportedly be updated with support for immersive 360-degree backgrounds on Android and iOS devices. The feature will be rolled out in the future with background options including a beach, oasis, sky city, and a mountain temple, according to a report. The company has also announced that it will also roll out support … Read more

Analyzing Uniswap’s NFT future after the launch of DeFi aggregator

Uniswap kicked its NFT pursuits into high gear through its new aggregator. UNI’s bullish prospects watered down as sell pressure mounted. Uniswap [UNI] has finally jumped on the NFT bandwagon. The DEX has announced the launch of a new NFT aggregator in its latest effort to secure a piece of the NFT market. Are your … Read more

Fantom (FTM) And Orbeon Protocol (ORBN) Became The Most Rapidly Growing Networks On The Market, While Axie Infinity (AXS) Dropped Like A Rock | Coinspeaker

Place/Date: – January 12th, 2023 at 7:17 am UTC · 4 min read Source: Orbeon Protocol Cryptocurrency projects are turning into one of the fastest-growing markets in the world. The current space is expected to grow at a staggering rate in future. It is no longer just about transactions; high-end investors’ and entrepreneurs’ interest in … Read more

Play-to-earn falling out of favor after ‘massive shift in priority’ — BGA survey

The blockchain gaming industry is experiencing a “massive shift,” with the once-popular play-to-earn (P2E) model falling out of favor and focus directed now at  improving gameplay experience, a new survey has found. The survey results were included in a newly released annual report from the Blockchain Game Alliance (BGA) on Jan. 12, which was conducted … Read more

UK trade groups launch crypto coalition

According to a statement issued by its five members group, the City of London has joined forces with some trade associations to create the UK Forum for Digital Currencies. This alliance will fight for better policies, practices, and regulations around digital currencies. The five-member alliance comprises the digital pound foundation, CityUK, UK finance, and the … Read more

New year, new job? Experts break down if January really is the right time for a new role

Business people in the office sitting on desk and shaking hands, document in front of them Filadendron | E+ | Getty Images If the time off work over the holidays or your New Year’s resolutions made you think about getting a new job, then you’re not alone. “The beginning of a new year is typically … Read more

IEA says clean energy manufacturing set for substantial growth as world enters ‘new industrial age’

Wind turbine blades photographed at a facility in China’s Hebei Province on July 15, 2022. The world’s second largest economy is a major force in technologies crucial to the planned energy transition. VCG | Visual China Group | Getty Images The world is moving into “a new age of clean technology manufacturing” that could be … Read more

Avalanche partners with Amazon Web Services to boost blockchain 

Amazon Web Services and Ava Labs have teamed up to improve access to the Avalanche blockchain. Amazon Web Services (AWS)a subsidiary of Amazon that provides on-demand cloud computing platforms, has announced a partnership with Ava Labs, which supports the popular blockchain network Avalanche. The partnership will allow individuals and organizations to launch and manage nodes … Read more

Why Litecoin’s 2023 halving may not repeat its historical rally

The Litecoin halving would happen later in the year, but there was no clear sign that there would be a repeat of previous cycles’ rally. Long-term LTC investors could be waiting for the event’s aftermath before selling for profit. After undergoing two halving events in 2015 and 2019, respectively, Litecoin [LTC] would go through its … Read more

Nifty News: ‘Degen’ season returns with feet NFTs, disappointing Game of Thrones NFTs and more

‘Degen’ season smells like pixelated feet Feetpix.wtf’s newly launched nonfungible token (NFT) collection, “Feetpix” has seemingly taken the NFT community by storm with surging trading volumes, prompting some to suggest the return of “degen” season. Feetpix.wtf’s collection soared ahead of the likes of Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC) on Jan. 11 with the fifth-highest trading … Read more

Ryder Cup Captain Luke Donald heads packed field for Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship – Sport360 News

These include defending champion Thomas Pieters, plus fellow former winners Tommy Fleetwood and Shane Lowry, for the 18th edition. 2018 Open Champion Francesco Molinari, three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington, three-time DP World Tour winner Ryan Fox and rising star Sepp Straka also feature in a packed field. Abu Dhabi Sports Council has confirmed free general … Read more

15 Best British TV Shows of 2022, Ranked

Over the past decade, the British TV industry has earned a reputation for producing very high quality and sophisticated TV shows, and 2022 was no different. British TV has evolved into one of the most exciting areas of UK broadcasting, and even international television as a whole. We were entertained, enthralled, and kept at the … Read more

First Trailer for Fast X Reportedly Drops on This Date

Fast X, the 10th main instalment in the Fast & Furious franchise, is reportedly set to drop its first trailer on February 10, two days before the 2023 Super Bowl. As per Collider, the trailer will come in at “well over” three minutes long, which should give a general idea of the plot and feature … Read more

Gary Gensler finds new audience for his crypto skepticism: The US Army

United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chair Gary Gensler has found a new audience for his crypto-skeptical pep talks — the United States Army. On Jan. 11 the U.S. Army hosted its first Twitter Space of 2023 with Gensler and SEC commissioner Caroline Crenshaw joining the discussion to provide financial advice on how and … Read more

Bitcoin Soars Above $18,000, Over $200M Shorts Liquidated

Bitcoin’s price has been performing quite well throughout the past week after weeks of prolonged consolidation. At the time of this writing, it increased above $18,000 for the first time since December 14th. BTC soared above $18,000, reaching as high as $18,370 (on Bitstamp) in Thursday’s early morning EU trading session. The last time the … Read more

Taunt Battleworld announces launch of Black Magic NFT collection

Taunt Battleworlda digital collectible competitive fighting game for the metaverse, will launch its next NFT collection, the Black Magic Collection, on January 14, 2023, exclusively on Magic Eden. These NFTs are ideal for gamers and enthusiasts interested in the fighting game genre featuring player-owned assets and various live tournaments. In addition, all fighters will also … Read more

Judge slams senators’ letter against FTX lawyers as ‘inappropriate’

FTX’s bankruptcy judge has reportedly slammed the joint letter from four United States senators calling for an independent examiner in the FTX bankruptcy case. As reported by Cointelegraph, the senators sent a letter on Jan. 9 highlighting concerns about the ties between FTX and their legal representative, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. However, in a Jan. … Read more

Avalanche investors could be disoriented as AVAX exhibits these signs

Avalanche DEXs reach new milestones in terms of deposit capacity NFTs, revenue, and minted NFTs on Avalanche decline while stakers on network witness a surge Avalanchea decentralized finance (DeFi) platform, witnessed noteworthy growth in its decentralized exchange (DEX) market. This was due to the fact that the deposit capacity of GLP on Yeti Finance, a … Read more

Uphold exchange denies owing millions to failed crypto lender Cred

Crypto exchange Uphold has denied owing around $784 million to the liquidation trust of bankrupt crypto investment platform Cred. At a court hearing on Jan. 11, Uphold filed a motion to dismiss all counts in the suit served against the firm by Cred in June 2022. Cred was a crypto lending service that filed chapter … Read more