Hopium is back on the menu for solo Bitcoin (BTC) miners. A circa $240,000 reward, or 6.25 BTC, was generated by yet another solo miner this morning. This time, the odds were less than 20%, according to Con Kolivas, a Bitcoin software engineer and administrator for ckpool, whose name takes his initials. It’s the fourth “blockfind” for the ckpool since Jan. 11. Kolivas tweeted … [Read more...] about Another solo Bitcoin miner solves valid block, making it fourth in 2022
Vitalik Buterin suggests making NFTs ‘soulbound’ like World of Warcraft items
In a blog post published Wednesday, Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum (ETH), expressed his wishes to make nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, soulbound as with the namesake item class in popular MMORPG World of Warcraft, or WoW. In outlining his reasons, Buterin explained that if someone shows they own an NFT that is obtainable by doing X, such as attending an auction, it is not … [Read more...] about Vitalik Buterin suggests making NFTs ‘soulbound’ like World of Warcraft items
Crypto VCs Are Making a Big Bet on Gaming Guilds. Why?
Not surprisingly, YGG, GuildFi and Merit Circle – some of this year’s more successful crypto guilds – all have their own tokens. But even the most valued among them, YGG, has a market capitalization of $461 million, according to CoinGecko, far from the value of gaming-sector darlings AXS ($6.6 billion) or MANA ($4.4 billion). Source link … [Read more...] about Crypto VCs Are Making a Big Bet on Gaming Guilds. Why?
Growing Compliance Adoption Making a Safer Crypto Space
New cryptocurrencies and trading platforms are proliferating. Blockchains are increasing in both numbers and length. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are entering the mainstream. In other words, the crypto world is unrecognizable from how it began. But along with this growth, crypto crime is also on the rise. Managing this threat is vital to ensure safe and legal trading.Back in … [Read more...] about Growing Compliance Adoption Making a Safer Crypto Space
Making Dogecoin your personality? AXE’s ‘Dogecan’ bodyspray is here
July 20, 2021, is a day all Dogecoin fans need to be aware of. From today, global perfume maker Axe is giving away limited edition Axe Dogecan. The package comes in a neat presentation box, but most of all, lucky recipients get that “48 hour crypto scent” that we all need in our life.The question on everyone’s mind is, what does it smell like? Let’s hope it isn’t like a damp … [Read more...] about Making Dogecoin your personality? AXE’s ‘Dogecan’ bodyspray is here