Category: ETH

Selling Social Media Posts for $1.5 Million? Blockchain-Certified Tweet Sales Spark NFT Controversy

The cryptocurrency community is in a tizzy this weekend after the founder of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, tweeted about a new application that allows people to purchase tweets with ethereum. The application is called Valuables and it allows individuals to purchase a digital certificate of the tweet, which is signed and verified by the tweet’s creator. […]

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Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey mints the first ever published tweet on Ethereum service Cent

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has minted the first tweet ever posted on the social media platform on Ethereum-run service, Cent.  Published by Dorsey on March 21, 2006, the tweet, which reads “just setting up my twttr,” has already received a bid for $88,888.88 by a user called “@Crypto888crypto.”  Cent is a service built on the […]

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Crypto project PAID exploited, attacker gains over 2,000 ETH after minting nearly $160M in tokens

PAID Network, a crypto project that utilizes an Ethereum-based token, has suffered a contract exploit, resulting in the minting of nearly $160 million worth of tokens by the attacker. Network data shows that just over 2,000 ETH — worth roughly $3 million at press time — was obtained by the attacker after some of the […]

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From $1 to $150,000 – Lark Davis shares how to invest in Ethereum NFTs

Ethereum-based NFTs are interesting investments that are gaining attention from sports leagues and other sectors. Lark Davis estimates that the value of 95% of all minted NFTs will eventually go to 0. As the performance of major cryptocurrencies turns negative, investors are looking for new profit opportunities in the crypto space. Non-fungible tokens (NFT) on […]

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Ethereum: Billionaire Mark Cuban invests in NFT marketplace Mintable

Mintable’s platform allows to create, mint, and sell fee-free NFTs on Ethereum blockchain. Cuban is comparing between NFTs, blockchain technology, and smart contracts with the early days of the internet. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) may be a “strange” investment for most. However, for billionaire Mark Cuban they are a trend that is just taking off, with […]

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Grayscale Adds 174,000 LTC to Its Litecoin Holdings- Price of the Altcoin Unresponsive

According to reports, Grayscale added 174,000 tokens to its litecoin holdings in the past month. This haul pushed its total holdings of the altcoin to 1.44 million. Following this acquisition, which represents 80% of all litecoin that were mined in the past month, the total value of Grayscale’s holdings of the altcoin is now just […]

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Huobi exchange’s sister firm to launch pure BTC, ETH funds in Hong Kong

Huobi Technology Holdings, a Hong Kong-listed firm owned by Huobi exchange’s CEO and chairman Li Lin, is set to launch three funds that are 100% invested in digital assets. Huobi Tech said in an announcement shared with The Block on Thursday that its fully-owned subsidiary Huobi Asset Management has obtained additional regulatory clearing from the […]

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Bitfinex launches payment gateway for merchants to accept crypto

Crypto exchange Bitfinex has launched a new payments offering, geared toward merchants, dubbed Bitfinex Pay. The service is aimed at helping online merchants receive crypto payments in bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH), as well as Tether (USDT) via the Ethereum and Tron blockchains. Bitfinex Pay also supports bitcoin payments via the Lightning Network. Bitfinex said […]

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