Category: Ethereum

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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Inside Polkadot’s bid to offer a ‘multichain’ alternative to Ethereum

Quick Take Polkadot has been attracting many development teams and significant outside investment lately. The vision behind the project is to make it possible for ‘multichain’ applications to use multiple interoperable blockchains at once. First, though, more developers must become familiar with its complicated new features. This feature story is available to subscribers 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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Centra Tech Founder Sentenced to 8-years in Prison For $36M Crypto ICO Fraud

Sohrab “Sam” Sharma, the founder of defunct cryptocurrency firm Centra Tech was sentenced to 8-years in prison for duping investors out of $36 million. The firm had hired high-profile celebrities including Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled whom the firm paid for promotions to lure more investors. Sharma pled guilty to conspiring to commit securities fraud, […]

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Ethereum Price Forecast: ETH declines catch momentum eyeing $1,200

Ethereum engages strong reverse gears as declines remain unstoppable. Investors brace for a rollercoaster as overhead pressure intensifies on account of a double-top pattern. Ether must regain the ground above $1,500 and association the 50 SMA to come out of the woods. Ethereum’s recovery from the dip under $1,300 at the beginning of the week […]

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Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks Becomes First NBA Team to Accept Dogecoin

Dallas Mavericks, the NBA team owned by billionaire Mark Cuban has become the first professional sports team to accept Dogecoin as a form of payment. The basketball team was already accepting Bitcoin and going by Cuban’s word, the team did not receive any significant payment in Bitcoin. While many were wondering the reason behind the […]

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