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MakerDAO Demos Tech to Back Stablecoin DAI With Any Crypto Asset
Borrowers of U.S. dollar-pegged stablecoin DAI will soon be able to be back their loans in any number of cryptocurrencies, at least if a new web portal is ultimately implemented.
CFTC Chair: 'Explosion of Interest' in Crypto May Spawn New Clearinghouses
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission expects to see more companies apply to become federally-regulated clearinghouses as a result of growing interest in cryptocurrencies.
Crypto Markets See Mild Green, European Stocks Report Record-Breaking Calm
Wednesday, May 1 - after yesterday's positive market momentum, most of the top twenty cryptocurrencies are seeing mild green on the day at press time, seeing typical growth of between 1 and 7%, as Coin360 data shows.
After community outrage over delay, Digitex finds new developer for futures exchange platform
Russian software development and smart contract audit firm SmartDec has taken over the development of the Digitex Futures platform, the team recently announced.
Report: Blockchain Sports Platform Will Not Buy English Football Club With Crypto
Decentralized sports investment and funding firm SportyCo will reportedly not purchase English Championship football club Hull City AFC, the Next Web reported on May 1.
Crypto ATM Operator Postpones Tether Buying 'Until the Smoke Clears'
CoinFlip, a crypto ATM startup, had planned to add the Tron version of USDT to more than 180 of its machines, allowing people to buy the token for cash at convenience stores, gas stations and tobacco shops across the U.S. But according to Daniel Polotsky, co-founder and CEO of CoinFlip, this plan has been put on hold due to the NYAG's court case involving Tether, the issuer of the token, and Bitfinex, the cryptocurrency exchange with overlapping management and owners.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS, Binance Coin, Stellar, Cardano, TRON: Price Analysis May 1
Above $5,400, the bulls will again try to carry the price to the overhead resistance zone.
Coinbase Shifting Focus Due to Growing Institutional Investor Interest in Crypto
America's largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, is shifting its focus to serve the needs of a growing interest in crypto by institutional investors.
New crypto asset data features on CryptoSlate-trusted volume, NVT and crypto sector data
Consistent with our goal of becoming the front page of crypto, we have rolled out a slate of new features to help readers stay informed with accurate and reliable crypto data.
Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP
Cryptocurrency startups are increasingly eyeing content creators as a key use case.
Austin Transportation Partners With Iota Foundation to Develop Interoperability Ecosystem
The government transportation department in the city of Austin, Texas partnered with nonprofit Iota Foundation to develop a more interoperable transportation ecosystem.
Report: Indictment Reveals Connection to Bitfinex, QuadrigaCX's Shadow Banking Services
The April 30 indictment of two individuals on multiple counts - including bank fraud and operating an unlicensed money transmitting business - reveals an apparent connection to the shadow banking services that were used in two recent high-profile crypto exchange controversies.
TechStars-Backed Alkemi Enters DeFi Race With $16 Million Liquidity Pool
A new type of decentralized finance app wants to boost crypto-market liquidity by offering you interest on your coins.
Grayscale to Launch Pro-Bitcoin Ads 'Drop Gold' on Social Media, Linear TV
New York-based digital asset manager Grayscale Investments has introduced its pro-bitcoin advertising initiative "Drop Gold" in a press release on May 1.
CoinMarketCap to Remove Exchanges From Calculations If They Don't Provide Mandatory Data
Crypto market cap tracker CoinMarketCap will remove exchanges from its calculations if they fail to provide mandatory data by June, the firm wrote in its sixth anniversary blog post on May 1.
Crypto Crime May Have Cost Sector $1.2 Billion in Q1, Says Report
Losses arising from cryptocurrency hacks and fraud may have reached as high as $1.2 billion in the first quarter of the year, new research from blockchain analytics firm CipherTrace suggests.
Dutch Central Bank Will Keep Embracing DLT, But To-Date Findings Are Not All Positive
The Netherlands' central bank will continue to experiment with blockchain, but its to-date findings are "Not that positive," according to the bank's director of payments.
Five Canadian Banks Employ SecureKey Blockchain System to Identify Users
Five Canadian banks will be employing a blockchain-based user identification system developed by tech startup SecureKey Technologies, Bloomberg reports on May 1.
Australia Opposition Party Promises $2.1 Mln Blockchain Academy Pending May Election Win
Australia's main opposition party would inject $3 million AUD into blockchain technology should it win next month's federal election, tech news magazine ZDNet reported on May 1.
CoinMarketCap Forms Alliance to Tackle Concerns Over Price Data Integrity
Cryptocurrency data provider CoinMarketCap is working with major exchanges on an initiative aimed to make price data more transparent.
Up 28%: Bitcoin Closes April Above Key Price Level Breached Last Year
View Bitcoin activated twin bullish cues with a 28 percent gain in April: a falling channel breakout on the monthly chart and a close above the 21-month exponential moving average.
US Income Tax Payers Can Now Get Refunds in Bitcoin
Income tax payers in the U.S. now have the option to receive their federal and state refunds in bitcoin.
AMD Earnings Surpass Target Amid Talk of Cryptocurrency Bull Market Return
United States transnational IT firm Advanced Micro Devices over delivered on Wall Street expectations for earnings, the company confirmed in a press release on April 30.
Diar: Bitcoin Transaction Volume Shows Signs of Bull Market as Quarterly Trend Reverses
On-chain transactions on the bitcoin network hit fresh highs not seen since 2017 in April, industry newsletter Diar noted on April 30, quoting blockchain data provider TokenAnalyst.
Amazon Web Services Opens Blockchain Building Service Up for Wider Use
Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant's cloud computing arm, has launched its Managed Blockchain service for wider use among enterprise clients.
Bart Chilton: Former CFTC Regulator, Crypto Holder and ICO Endorser
Last weekend, Bart Chilton, a former commissioner of the United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission and early advocate for cryptocurrency regulation, died at the age of 58.
Digging Deeper on Crypto Exchange Data and Transparency
Clay Collins is CEO and co-founder at Nomics, an API-first cryptoasset data company delivering market data to institutional crypto investors and exchanges.
Turkey: The Country Where Crypto Exchanges Are Beating the Bear Market
Y Cheung, head of operations at the global crypto exchange OKEx, told CoinDesk that over 30,000 Turkish users signed up for the platform since it expanded services to Turkey on March 26.
ITIF Releases Guide to Regulating Blockchain for Policymakers
The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation released recommendations for policymakers on how to regulate blockchain technology on April 30.Founded in 2006, ITIF is an independent nonprofit institute that provides policymakers with information, analysis and recommendations for handling new technology.
Tether and Bitfinex confirm USDT is not fully backed by fiat, only 74% of tethers backed with cash
Legal representatives for Bitfinex and Tether confirm the widely held suspicion that USDT is not one-to-one backed by US dollars.