This Paradigm-backed project is making Ethereum’s technical underbelly more accessible

Episode 91 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and…

Robot Ventures taps UMA founder as partner

Pre-seed venture capital investment firm Robot Ventures hired a former Goldman Sachs trader Hart Lambur as…

U.S. Department of Defense taps intelligence firm to evaluate crypto threat to national security

The U.S. Department of Defense hired a crypto intelligence firm to review the potential security threat of…

New England Patriots ink sponsorship deal with crypto firm Chain

Crypto firm Chain signed a multi-year deal to be an official blockchain and web3 sponsor for…

Why crypto domain names could evolve into the internet’s first identity system

Episode 88 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded live with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and Unstoppable…

BlockSec detects replay exploit with ETHPoW tokens

The Ethereum proof-of-work blockchain suffered a replay exploit with the attacker getting an extra 200 ETHW…

Financial stability regulators to meet on digital assets next week

The Financial Stability Oversight Council, chaired by Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, will meet Sept. 23 to…

GPU miners left searching for profit post Merge

Miners searching for new blockchains in the wake of Ethereum’s Merge are struggling as intense competition…

Bill broadening CFTC’s crypto power could get vote soon, author says

The Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) hopes to hold a committee vote, “in the…

market intermediaries not following SEC guidance on listing tokens

Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler signaled that he sees broad violations of securities laws…

Inside Bakkt’s mission to help banks offer crypto services to retail

Episode 86 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded live with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and Bakkt…

‘Clandestine’ crypto miners in Argentina caught by authorities

Three crypto miner sites in Argentina were caught last week by the country’s tax and customs…

Bolt backs off $1.5 billion Wyre deal: Axios

One-click checkout company Bolt backed out of a $1.5 billion dollar acquisition of crypto payment provider…

SEC to form a new office for crypto disclosures

The Securities and Exchange Commission will establish a new office for cryptocurrency filings. The office will…

Bessemer Venture Partners unveils $3.85 billion early-stage fund

Bessemer Venture Partners has unveiled a new investment fund worth $3.85 billion for early-stage investments. The…

Cardano Foundation and Input Output announce date for vasil upgrade

Cardano’s vasil upgrade will take place on Sept. 22, according to a statement from  Input Output…

Here are the three biggest cryptocurrency stories of the past week

As the crypto space geared up for The Merge it was calmer throughout the broader sector.…

BlockFi CEO shares lessons learned from liquidating 3AC

Episode 81 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and…

UTA’s head of web3 on NFT representation

Episode 80 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s MK Manoylov and…

Bitcoin mining stock report: Thursday, August 25

Bitcoin mining companies tracked by The Block had mixed results in the markets on Thursday. The…

Beijing lays out plan for metaverse development in tech development zones

Beijing released a new plan for developing “metaverse” technologies and NFTs. The municipal government detailed its…

Plaid executive breaks down the future of digital finance

Episode 78 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and…

Congressman demands answers from Yellen on Tornado Cash sanctions

Crypto booster Congressman Tom Emmer is demanding answers from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen for the agency’s…

Crypto lending platforms increase rates due to higher borrowing demand

Savings rates on crypto holdings have increased across lending platforms, despite several high-profile lending firms collapsing in…

Frax founder says Fei Protocol situation reaches ‘new low for DeFi’

Sam Kazemian, founder of the stablecoin project Frax, expressed dismay at the way the sunsetting of…

Why new digital communities are forming around ‘fractionalized’ NFTs

Episode 77 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s Frank Chaparro and…

BTG Pactual confirms official launch of Brazil crypto platform

Latin America investment bank BTG Pactual confirmed that its crypto trading platform Mynt is officially available…

Tornado Cash developer arrest sparks fears of global crypto enforcement

The crypto industry has been reeling since the US Treasury blacklisted decentralized crypto mixer Tornado Cash…

Aggregate open interest of ether options hits all-time high

Open interest of ether options has hit a fresh all-time high. Per The Block’s data dashboard,…

How data ownership redefines the relationship between artists and fans

Episode 76 of Season 4 of The Scoop was recorded remotely with The Block’s Frank Chaparro, Audius…