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Chinese Billionaire Convicted of Racketeering and Wire Fraud in US

Exiled Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui, also known as Miles Guo, has been convicted by a US jury on charges including racketeering conspiracy and wire fraud Guo defrauded followers of over $1 billion,

Philippine Central Bank Warns of AI-Driven Crypto Scams — Governor Denies Endorsing Cryptocurrency Projects

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the central bank of the Philippines, has cautioned the public against scams involving AI-manipulated videos and audios, which are used to spread false

Blockfi to Begin Interim Crypto Distributions via Coinbase This Month

Crypto lender Blockfi announced that it will begin interim crypto distributions via Coinbase this month US clients will receive notifications, while non-US clients face regulatory restrictions

Basel Committee Gives Permissioned Stablecoins ‘Preferential Treatment’ in Amended Crypto Asset Standard Amidst Heavy Criticism

The Basel Committee, responsible for setting standards for bank regulation, has revised its crypto asset standard, introducing new considerations that impact stablecoins The updated standard favors

Momint Secures Grant from Dfinity Foundation for Global Blockchain Expansion

Momint, a Web3 startup, is poised for global expansion after securing a $50,000 grant from the Dfinity Foundation This Swiss non-profit organization, known for its blockchain R&D, awarded the

Leading BTM Operator, Bitcoin Depot, Will Add Bitcoin to Its Treasury Reserves

Bitcoin Depot, a company that operates more than 7,400 bitcoin ATMs in the US, has announced that it will allocate part of its cash reserves to build a bitcoin treasury, following the footsteps of

Creating BTC Growth Points: GoMining Vision

From the early days of pizzas costing thousands of bitcoin to astronomical growth and increasing acceptance around the world, Bitcoin has been on quite a journey The most recent

Fantom Foundation and Sonic Labs Tap Alchemy to Boost Performance and Scalability for Opera and Sonic

Fantom Foundation and Sonic Labs have announced a strategic partnership with Alchemy, a Web3 infrastructure provider This collaboration aims to enhance the performance and scalability of both Opera

Africa’s Blockchain Funding Drops to 1.3% in 2023, Deal Share Rises – Report

In 2023, Africa’s share of global blockchain venture deals rose marginally to 13%, but the continent’s total funding dropped from 16% to 13% Only South America’s share of blockchain funding

Hamster Kombat Continues Rising in Pre-Market Trading as New P2E Token Shiba Shootout Raises $700k

The meme coin market has flipped bullish again over the past week Hamster Kombat (HMSTR) is doing well in pre-market trading, leaving traders buzzing about its upcoming exchange launch Meanwhile,

KPMG Establishes Strategic Alliance With Cryptio

KPMG LLP, the US audit, tax, and advisory firm, has announced a strategic alliance with Cryptio, a crypto accounting software platform This collaboration aims to help companies establish controls for

Wazirx Takes Legal Action After $230 Million Cyberattack — Liminal Insists Platform Secure

Indian crypto exchange Wazirx has filed a police complaint and is pursuing legal action after a cyberattack led to a loss of over $230 million The exchange is collaborating with global partners and