Category: Altcoins

Solana’s Investigation Indicates Wallet Exploit Tied to Slope Mobile App

Solana’s Investigation Indicates Wallet Exploit Tied to Slope Mobile App

Following the Solana wallet attack, the Solana Status team updated the public and detailed that the wallet addresses affected by the breach were tied to Slope mobile wallet applications. The team further stressed that “there is no evidence the Solana protocol or its cryptography was compromised.” Solana Status Report Says Affected Addresses Were at One […]

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Ripple partners Singapore payment firm in an effort to bring greater cross-border payment solutions

Ripple partners Singapore payment firm in an effort to bring greater cross-border payment solutions

FOMO Pay will use Ripple’s on-demand liquidity services for crypto-linked treasury management. There has been a jump in demand for Ripple’s services in Asia in the last two years. Ripple has announced via its official channels that it is now a partner with the leading Singapore payments firm, FOMO Pay. FOMO Pay will leverage Ripple’s […]

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Consensys to Tokenize Smart Contract and Blockchain Audits via TURN Token Launch

Consensys to Tokenize Smart Contract and Blockchain Audits via TURN Token Launch

The Ethereum-centric and decentralized protocols software firm Consensys has announced the launch of TURN token, or “Time-Unit Representative NFTs.” Consensys details that TURN tokens will create a new market for tokenized security auditing via Consensys Diligence, the firm’s smart contract audit service. Consensys Diligence to Launch TURN Tokens in Mid-August From August 15th to the […]

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Bitgo Adds Near Protocol Support — Custodian to Store Near Foundation’s Treasury

Bitgo Adds Near Protocol Support — Custodian to Store Near Foundation’s Treasury

On July 19, the digital asset company Bitgo announced it has partnered with the Near Foundation and will be “the first qualified custodian to support the protocol and its assets, including its native token.” The collaboration will give institutions holding near protocol (NEAR) tokens the ability to store and stake the coins via Bitgo’s platform. […]

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Jed McCaleb’s ‘Tacostand’ XRP Wallet Is Near Empty, After the Ripple Co-Founder Transferred 9 Billion XRP Over the Years

Jed McCaleb’s ‘Tacostand’ XRP Wallet Is Near Empty, After the Ripple Co-Founder Transferred 9 Billion XRP Over the Years

Last month, it was reported that the co-founder of Ripple, Jed McCaleb was close to emptying his xrp wallet that held 81 million tokens worth $26 million. Following a transaction that saw 3,898,451 xrp transferred out of the address, McCaleb’s wallet is now close to being empty as there’s only 47.6912 xrp worth $17 stored […]

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Top 100 Apecoin Holders Control Over 51% of the Supply, APE Lost 81% in 2 Months

Top 100 Apecoin Holders Control Over 51% of the Supply, APE Lost 81% in 2 Months

Back in mid-March 2022, Bored Ape Yacht Club’s (BAYC) Apecoin DAO launched and airdropped millions of apecoin tokens to specific NFT holders. The crypto asset dedicated to the BAYC ecosystem tapped an all-time high two months ago reaching $26.70 per unit on April 28. However, apecoin is down more than 81% since that day and […]

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company to Accept Dogecoin Payments for Rides on Las Vegas Transit System Loop

Elon Musk’s Boring Company to Accept Dogecoin Payments for Rides on Las Vegas Transit System Loop

Elon Musk’s Boring Company will accept the meme cryptocurrency dogecoin as payment for rides on its Las Vegas transit system Loop. Musk confirmed that he is “supporting Doge whenever possible.” Tesla already accepts the meme crypto for some merchandise and Spacex will soon follow suit. Elon Musk’s Boring Company to Accept Dogecoin Payments The Boring […]

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Jed McCaleb’s Ripple Stash Down to 81 Million — Co-Founder’s XRP Cache Likely to Dry Up This Year

Jed McCaleb’s Ripple Stash Down to 81 Million — Co-Founder’s XRP Cache Likely to Dry Up This Year

After selling billions of xrp tokens since 2014, the former Ripple Labs executive Jed McCaleb only has 81.53 million xrp left to sell. In mid-February 2021, it was expected that McCaleb’s stash would run dry that year in May. However, the selling took much longer, but today’s data shows there’s only $26 million worth left. […]

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Ethereum Transfer Costs Continue to Slide — Network Fees Tap a 19-Month Low

Ethereum Transfer Costs Continue to Slide — Network Fees Tap a 19-Month Low

On Saturday, Ethereum transaction fees tapped a low not seen since November 2020 as the average network fee dropped to 0.0016 ether or $1.67 per transfer. Average fees on Saturday have been as low as 32 gwei or $0.69 per transfer as Ethereum gas fees have been steadily dropping since May 11, 2022. Ethereum Fees […]

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