Polygon CDK to power Web3 loyalty program for Indian e-commerce Flipkart

Flipkart shared plans to use Polygon CDK as the base to build an Ethereum-based ZK layer-2 network, which can help the e-commerce platform scale future growth and streamline its service.


Source: Cointelegraph.com
Original Post: Polygon CDK to power Web3 loyalty program for Indian e-commerce Flipkart

Robinhood launches crypto trading services in Europe

All eligible customers in the EU region can access Robinhood crypto for crypto trading services, with over 25 cryptocurrencies available for trade.


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Original Post: Robinhood launches crypto trading services in Europe

Bitcoin is up 170% since the ECB called its ‘last gasp’ at $16.4K

Bitcoin completely contradicts what the European Central Bank warned about in late 2022.


Source: Cointelegraph.com
Original Post: Bitcoin is up 170% since the ECB called its ‘last gasp’ at .4K

Taiwan will review global trends before relaxing on crypto ETFs

The Financial Supervisory Commission considers itself to be “in the exploratory phase” for crypto exchange-traded funds.


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Original Post: Taiwan will review global trends before relaxing on crypto ETFs

AstraZeneca partners with AI company to find cure for cancer

The collaboration aims to create a zero-shot generative AI model, which would work on creating new antibody therapeutics and enhancing the existing ones.


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Original Post: AstraZeneca partners with AI company to find cure for cancer

Grayscale Bitcoin Trust aims for ETF shift to narrow discount

This move seeks to better synchronize GBTC’s shares with the real Bitcoin price and introduce a streamlined mechanism for investors to create or redeem shares effortlessly.


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Original Post: Grayscale Bitcoin Trust aims for ETF shift to narrow discount

SEC faces sanctions threat as Judge questions DEBT Box case accuracy

Initially, the SEC, led by attorney Michael Welsh, had convinced the court to freeze DEBT Box’s assets, arguing the company was moving to Dubai, beyond U.S. regulatory reach.


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Original Post: SEC faces sanctions threat as Judge questions DEBT Box case accuracy

FTX and Alameda Research cash out $10.8M to Binance, Coinbase, Wintermute

The latest transfer of $10.8 million was spread across 8 tokens, including Stepn (GMT), Uniswap (UNI), Synapse (SYN), Klaytn (KLAY), Fantom (FTM), Shiba Inu (SHIB), Arbitrum (ARB) and Optimism (OP).


Source: Cointelegraph.com
Original Post: FTX and Alameda Research cash out .8M to Binance, Coinbase, Wintermute

Crypto ownership in Canada slips in 2023, but average value of holdings rose

Only 34% of Canadians still believe that crypto “will play a key role in the future,” though the number of those able to give a basic definition of digital currencies has risen slightly.


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Original Post: Crypto ownership in Canada slips in 2023, but average value of holdings rose

Binance settlement ‘net positive’ for cryptocurrency industry — Mike Novogratz

Galaxy Digital CEO Mike Novogratz believes Binance has satisfied regulators and users after its $4.3 billion settlement with United States authorities.


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Original Post: Binance settlement ‘net positive’ for cryptocurrency industry — Mike Novogratz

Crypto investment platform Fasset granted operational license in Dubai

Fasset has been granted a Virtual Asset Service Provider (VASP) license from regulators in Dubai, allowing it to perform broker-dealer services legally in the emirate.


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Original Post: Crypto investment platform Fasset granted operational license in Dubai

Replace-by-fee (RBF), explained

Replace-by-fee (RBF) is a feature in Bitcoin that allows users to replace an unconfirmed transaction with a higher fee to expedite confirmation.


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Original Post: Replace-by-fee (RBF), explained

Robinhood to roll out US stock trading in British market

Robinhood CEO Vladimir Tenev said in an interview with Bloomberg that the company is still focused on its global aspirations, and its U.K. expansion is one step toward that.


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Original Post: Robinhood to roll out US stock trading in British market

DeFi could solve Africa’s foreign exchange problems, neobank CEO says

The CEO and co-founder of neobank Canza Finance claims that utilizing Baki for foreign exchange trades in Africa creates a hub for African businesses to participate in intra-African and FX trades at a reduced cost.


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Original Post: DeFi could solve Africa’s foreign exchange problems, neobank CEO says

Digital Canadian dollar fails to impress despite high awareness

People who were aware of CBDCs were more reluctant to adopt the technology when compared with those who didn’t know about it.


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Original Post: Digital Canadian dollar fails to impress despite high awareness

Australia tries again to combat ‘future sectors’ crypto scams

The “Proposed Scams Code Framework” consultation paper aims to delegate clear roles and responsibilities to government and private entities when combatting scams.


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Original Post: Australia tries again to combat ‘future sectors’ crypto scams

Elon Musk to advertisers trying to ‘blackmail’ X — ‘Go fuck yourself’

The billionaire X owner lashed out at advertisers ditching the platform due to his controversial posts.


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Original Post: Elon Musk to advertisers trying to ‘blackmail’ X — ‘Go fuck yourself’

12 days of unemployment later, Sam Altman is officially back at OpenAI

Sam Altman addressed employees in a company memo on Nov. 29, marking his official return to the top leadership position at OpenAI.


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Original Post: 12 days of unemployment later, Sam Altman is officially back at OpenAI

Crypto exchange FTX gets nod to sell $873M of assets to repay creditors

Nearly $700 million of the $873 million trust assets allowed to be sold by FTX comes from Grayscale’s flagship product, the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust.


Source: Cointelegraph.com
Original Post: Crypto exchange FTX gets nod to sell 3M of assets to repay creditors

Bitcoin ETF race gets 13th entrant, BlackRock revises ETF model

Pando’s ETF bid comes as several spot Bitcoin ETF applications draw closer to a final decision deadline.


Source: Cointelegraph.com
Original Post: Bitcoin ETF race gets 13th entrant, BlackRock revises ETF model