Portal, a crypto gaming platform that will support a variety of games and blockchain networks, announced that it is planning an airdrop for its upcoming token—and you can start earning it now by helping to promote the platform.Read more
Charlie Munger, longtime business partner of Warren Buffett and vice chairman of multinational holding company Berkshire Hathaway, has died at the age of 99, the company announced today.Read more
Bitcoin will hit $100,000 by next year, British multinational bank Standard Chartered has said.
The bank made its first bullish predictions back in April, predicting that the largest digital coin would hit $100,000 by the end of 2024.
When ChatGPT launched in November, it sent shockwaves through the education space as students began to use the chatbot not only to explain and learn complex topics but also to cheat. Since then, a cottage industry of AI tools for teachers and students has arisen.Read more
Newly appointed Binance CEO Richard Teng attempted to strike an optimistic tone with his first official company statement Monday, less than a week after founder and former CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao and the company both pled guilty to charges in the United States and agreed to billions of dollars in seRead more
Illustration by Mitchell Preffer for Decrypt
It was yet another historic week for the crypto industry, with Tuesday’s shocker—Binance CEO Chengpeng Zhao stepping down and pleading guilty to violating U.S. money laundering laws, and his exchange agreeing to pay a massive $4.
Illustration by Mitchell Preffer for Decrypt.
Crypto markets had a sleepy week—until Friday. Bitcoin had barely budged on Thanksgiving but the next day it hit an 18-month high, touching $38,000 per coin.
Shares of Bitcoin-bull enterprise business firm MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR) closed comfortably above $500 on Black Friday, a high-water mark it hasn’t seen since December 2021, amassing a market cap of $7.33 billion, according to the New York-based tech-heavy exchange.Read more
For the last year, CNBC’s Jim Cramer has emphatically urged all who would listen to get out of crypto—and specifically, away from Bitcoin.
Now, the Mad Money host is—once again—changing his tune, right as Bitcoin surges to an 18-month high.
DUST, the native token for NFT collection DeGods, rallied from $0.62 to almost $0.80 today on the heels of a weird and totally unsubstantiated rumor that the new Grand Theft Auto will feature the cryptocurrency.Read more
Crypto exchange Binance and its CEO pleading guilty to money laundering charges sheds new light on why the company may have been moving billions worth of stablecoins in the weeks before the settlement was finalized.
Bitcoin’s hash rate has hit a new all-time high—indicating that the network is stronger than ever. Just in time for next year’s highly anticipated halving.
The total Bitcoin hash rate hit 491 exahashes per second (TH/s) Wednesday, according to data from Blockchain.com.
It appears every dog shall have its moon, as well as its day, as BONK—a meme coin on the Solana network that saw a huge jump in value earlier this week—rose even higher today, logging a more than 25% spike, according to CoinGecko.Read more