The social media platform will expand its verification system to include gold and grey checks for companies and governments, respectively. The post Twitter to roll out multi-colored verified user system following blue check chaos appeared first on The Block.
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The crypto exchange has clarified that the initial deposit of 1 billion BUSD came from its own assets following community concerns around the use of customer funds. The post Binance clarifies initial $1 billion recovery fund deposit came from own assets appeared first on The Block.
Dai stablecoin issuer MakerDAO passed a governance proposal to remove renBTC from being used as collateral. The post MakerDAO passes vote to close Alameda-linked renBTC as stablecoin collateral appeared first on The Block.
In this episode of The Scoop, CoinFund Managing Partner David Pakman unpacks a new $300 million fund for crypto and Web3, including why the fund is specifically targeting early-stage startups. The post CoinFund’s new $300 million fund aims to capture ‘steep’ early-stage value appeared first on The Block.
Matrixport is looking to raise $100 million in funding. It already has $50 million in commitments and seeks investors for the other half of the round. The post Matrixport is seeking to raise $100 million in funding at a $1.5 billion valuation appeared first on The Block.
Blockchain operator Tron DAO and Justin Sun have applied to contribute capital to Binance’s billion-dollar industry recovery fund. The post Justin Sun, Tron DAO line up to contribute to Binance recovery fund: Exclusive appeared first on The Block.
Argentine crypto app Lemon Cash is laying off about 100 people. The post Lemon Cash CEO expects more fintech layoffs in LatAm amid its own: Exclusive appeared first on The Block.
Ethereum core developers have indicated support for EIP-4844, a highly-anticipated scaling proposal, to go live in a future upgrade. The post Ethereum core developers signal support for ‘proto-danksharding’ appeared first on The Block.
Tracing bitcoin records, which was used to pay for fraud website services, allowed the Metropolitan Police unit to narrow down suspects. The post UK’s ‘biggest ever’ scam leads to 100 arrests after police track bitcoin records appeared first on The Block.
Binance’s industry recovery fund has already attracted some big names, with the fund expected to operate for about 6 months. The post Jump Crypto, Polygon Ventures, GSR contribute to Binance’s $1 billion recovery fund appeared first on The Block.