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  • Top cryptocurrency news on January 18: How regulator-required insurance can mitigate crypto exchange risks, future economy to see greater tokenization, says panel at WEF, and more Jan 18, 2023 07:41 AM IST

    Top cryptocurrency news on January 18: How regulator-required insurance can mitigate crypto exchange risks, future economy to see greater tokenization, says panel at WEF, and more

    A daily round-up of the most interesting articles on cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum and Tether to help jump-start the day

  • Bitcoin smashes $21,000 ceiling; experts weigh in on the development Jan 14, 2023 01:07 PM IST

    Bitcoin smashes $21,000 ceiling; experts weigh in on the development

    This milestone comes as investors anticipate that the digital asset may have reached a low point and as concerns about inflation continue to drive interest in it.

  • Crypto winter triggers avalanche of layoffs in 2023; Blockchain.com cuts 28% jobs Jan 13, 2023 03:19 PM IST

    Crypto winter triggers avalanche of layoffs in 2023; Blockchain.com cuts 28% jobs

    The layoffs come after Blockchain.com was forced to cut about 150 staff in July as the firm grappled with a $270 million hit on loans it made to failed hedge fund Three Arrows Capital, as per reports.

  • How does blockchain work in financial system? Dec 28, 2022 06:45 PM IST

    How does blockchain work in financial system?

  • Flipkart partners with Polygon to to set up a Blockchain-eCommerce Centre of Excellence Dec 02, 2022 01:57 PM IST

    Flipkart partners with Polygon to to set up a Blockchain-eCommerce Centre of Excellence

    Through Flipkart Labs, the e-commerce major has been piloting with Web3 initiatives over the past year. Earlier this year, it launched FireDrops, an NFT platform for brands. During the festive sale, Flipkart piloted its metaverse - called Flipverse.

  • Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today December 1: Bitcoin falls, Binance Coin and XRP among top laggards Dec 01, 2022 08:09 AM IST

    Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today December 1: Bitcoin falls, Binance Coin and XRP among top laggards

    The total volume in DeFi stood at $3.43 billion, which is 6.90 percent of the total crypto market 24-hour volume.

  • This university offers free course in metaverse but you must have an NFT to attend Nov 29, 2022 03:02 PM IST

    This university offers free course in metaverse but you must have an NFT to attend

    The course is supported by Binance founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao who is also offering scholarships.

  • Venture capitalists flock to blockchain firms in third quarter: Pitchbook Nov 29, 2022 10:45 AM IST

    Venture capitalists flock to blockchain firms in third quarter: Pitchbook

    Outlook for funding in the current quarter has darkened as cryptocurrencies reel from the impact of the stunning collapse of FTX earlier this month.

  • Cryptonite or superpower? Why these institutes are teaching kids about cryptos and blockchain  Nov 27, 2022 12:10 PM IST

    Cryptonite or superpower? Why these institutes are teaching kids about cryptos and blockchain 

    Amid the meltdown in the cryptocurrency world, some institutions are offering short-term courses and online crypto camps for kids with an eye on the future.

  • Blockchain firm Valereum gets approval to buy Gibraltar exchange Oct 31, 2022 01:32 PM IST

    Blockchain firm Valereum gets approval to buy Gibraltar exchange

    Valereum said it has received consent from the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission to complete the acquisition.

  • Business of entertainment: Music industry wants to turn you into a distributor via NFTs Oct 23, 2022 11:00 AM IST

    Business of entertainment: Music industry wants to turn you into a distributor via NFTs

    This new form of ownership and distribution could define the future of the music industry.

  • Israel eyes government bond issuance via blockchain technology Oct 19, 2022 08:18 PM IST

    Israel eyes government bond issuance via blockchain technology

    Implementation of advanced technologies such as blockchain, the TASE said, would reduce costs, shorten the duration issuance and clearing of government bonds, improve transparency and mitigate risks.

  • Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today October 19: Major cryptos in red; Cardano, XRP among top laggards Oct 19, 2022 08:23 AM IST

    Top Cryptocurrency Prices Today October 19: Major cryptos in red; Cardano, XRP among top laggards

    The total volume in DeFi is currently $3.62 billion. The volume of all stable coins is now $50.17 billion.

  • What is decentralised finance? Oct 17, 2022 03:02 PM IST

    What is decentralised finance?

  • Maharashtra revenue department set for a facelift with  blockchain technology Oct 02, 2022 09:58 AM IST

    Maharashtra revenue department set for a facelift with blockchain technology

    But, the Maharashtra revenue department will not look like that in a couple of years as it is set for a transformation by adopting the blockchain technology.

  • Blockchain can help implement and scale wireless communications: Princeton Professor Sep 22, 2022 03:27 PM IST

    Blockchain can help implement and scale wireless communications: Princeton Professor

    Wireless is inherently decentralised, dispersed and distributed. Decentralisation and distributed control constitute the heart of blockchain technology, providing a natural way for individuals and miners to set up a base station in their houses, and connect the neighbourhood, says Prof. Pramod Vishwanath, of Princeton University

  • Can ‘the Merge’ save crypto? Sep 16, 2022 01:41 PM IST

    Can ‘the Merge’ save crypto?

    Many crypto fans hope that it will turn things around for the crypto movement, which has been besieged in the past year by trillions of dollars in losses, a string of major scams and hacks and a new wave of regulatory scrutiny

  • Ethereum blockchain says slashing energy use with software overhaul Sep 15, 2022 01:24 PM IST

    Ethereum blockchain says slashing energy use with software overhaul

    The new system will use 99.95% less energy, according to the Ethereum Foundation. To its proponents, the upgrade represents a major advantage as Ethereum seeks to surpass rival blockchain bitcoin.

  • Ethereum Merge: Blockchain heading for major upgrade to cut energy use Sep 12, 2022 04:21 PM IST

    Ethereum Merge: Blockchain heading for major upgrade to cut energy use

    The upgrade, known as the "Merge," will mark a radical change to how transactions on the Ethereum blockchain occur, and ether tokens are created.

  • Explainer: Understanding Ethereum's major 'Merge' upgrade Sep 10, 2022 09:56 AM IST

    Explainer: Understanding Ethereum's major 'Merge' upgrade

    The Ethereum blockchain is due to merge with a separate blockchain, radically changing the way it processes transactions and how new ether tokens are created.crypt

  • Dubai grants provisional approval to crypto firm Blockchain.com Sep 09, 2022 10:56 PM IST

    Dubai grants provisional approval to crypto firm Blockchain.com

    London-based crypto firm Blockchain.com said it had won a provisional approval to operate in Dubai, becoming the latest in a series of digital asset companies expanding in the Gulf region

  • How cryptocurrency & the metaverse are joined at the hip Sep 07, 2022 01:09 PM IST

    How cryptocurrency & the metaverse are joined at the hip

    Blockchain-based cryptocurrencies can open up possibilities of commerce in the metaverse

  • Maharashtra govt develops blockchain technology to store property buyers' e-registration data Sep 06, 2022 10:02 PM IST

    Maharashtra govt develops blockchain technology to store property buyers' e-registration data

    The blockchain will store the e-registration data and authenticate it. Currently, 417 developers in the state have opted for the e-registration system.

  • Can India become a haven for millennial entrepreneurs in the Web3 space?  Sep 01, 2022 01:20 PM IST

    Can India become a haven for millennial entrepreneurs in the Web3 space? 

    Clear guidelines, better formal reporting practices and VDA-specific tax solutions are necessary to help young founders navigate challenges while they focus on the vision of their company.

  • Combination of cryptos, online sports making waves, experts say  Aug 26, 2022 12:39 PM IST

    Combination of cryptos, online sports making waves, experts say 

    Play-to-earn games encrypted by blockchain technology for transparency have not only attracted users of Web3, as the new iteration of the Internet is known, but have intrigued Web2 users as well. Blockchain games have attracted users aged from 15 to 60 years, experts say.