Is SBF secretly behind BALD? Crypto Twitter debates latest conspiracy

Is SBF secretly behind BALD? Crypto Twitter debates latest conspiracy

[ad_1] Crypto Twitter has been abuzz with debate after a new conspiracy theory has suggested FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried may be secretly behind one of the most controversial new memecoins on Base. The BALD memecoin, which draws its namesake from a humorous reference to Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong, was launched on July 30 and witnessed … Read more

Base’s largest DEX LeetSwap halts trading amid exploit concerns

Base’s largest DEX LeetSwap halts trading amid exploit concerns

[ad_1] Decentralized exchange LeetSwap, which operates on Coinbase’S Base network has announced a sudden pause to trading, citing concerns of a potential exploit. LeetSwap tweeted on Aug. 1 that it noticed some of its liquidity pools may have been compromised and has temporarily able stopped trading to investigate. Algorithmic market maker Wintermute’s research head Igor … Read more

We need to fundamentally change how smart contracts operate

We need to fundamentally change how smart contracts operate

[ad_1] Smart contracts have reshaped the possibilities of what blockchain and crypto can achieve, and we can all acknowledge that. That doesn’t mean they’re the be-all-end-all solution to widespread adoption. Being overzealous about any kind of innovation can also contribute to its stalling, or even failure if other factors don’t align. The mentality of assuming … Read more

Researchers develop blockchain verification service for cultural artifacts

Researchers develop blockchain verification service for cultural artifacts

[ad_1] Computer scientist Adel Khelifi, of the University of Abu Dhabi, and archaeologist Mark Altaweel, from University College London, recently announced the development of a Web3-based verification-as-a-service model for determining and recording the authenticity and provenance of cultural artifacts.  Called Salsal, the big idea behind the service is to bridge the world of historical artifacts … Read more

Where’s the recession? These 3 economic indicators can alert investors to a market downturn

Where’s the recession? These 3 economic indicators can alert investors to a market downturn

[ad_1] Inflation came down a lot faster than most investors and analysts anticipated, reaching 3% in June. The recession that most analysts predicted is nowhere to be seen, according to the 3.6% unemployment rate nearing a 50-year low and the S&P 500 Index showing a 19% gain year-to-date. While the current market performance may lead … Read more

Stocks cool off, miners send BTC to exchanges to prep for halving

Stocks cool off, miners send BTC to exchanges to prep for halving

[ad_1] In July, Bitcoin mining stocks continued their positive 2023 run, with the top 10 stocks by market cap gaining 23.10% on the month on average, with a year-to-date return of 277.34%. In comparison, the Bitcoin (BTC) price lost 3.59% in July as it failed to build support above $30,000 for the sixth week since June. Despite … Read more

What is Worldcoin, and how does it help preserve World ID?

What is Worldcoin, and how does it help preserve World ID?

[ad_1] WLD token is listed and available via various avenues allowing people to choose the option of purchasing that best suits their needs. Prices are subject to market trends.  WLD is available for purchase on all major centralized exchanges (CEXs), such as Binance, KuCoin, OKX, Bybit and Huobi. CEXs, such as Binance, offer multiple purchase … Read more