Louisiana Might Soon Offers a License to Bring Crypto Business Back

The state of Louisiana might soon pass a bill to offer licenses for crypto businesses to operate legally, according to a May 25 report. The bill was filed earlier this year with the goal of helping crypto businesses get official licensure and bring more crypto-related business to the state.  The new bill is backed by […]

Crypto Listing and Delisting Announcements: Week 21

Source: iStock/~UserGI15632523 Here is our weekly collection of digital asset listing and delisting, trading pair-related announcements by cryptocurrency exchanges that we found last week and today. Have we missed something? Do you have information about new listings and/or delistings? Let us know here. _________________________________________ BiboxListings:NEST Protocol (NEST) BinanceAdded new trading pairs:Hedera Hashgraph / Binance USD […]

Crypto Is Likely Winner as Recession to Force Rethink Money

Source: Adobe/Nuthawut Recession, a more favorable regulatory view, a better understanding of the technology, and traditional investors turning to crypto – are all aspects that are bringing adoption to crypto, according to Julian Sawyer, Gemini’s Managing Director (MD) for Europe. Unlike previous recessions, this one has had an impact across the whole ecosystem of the […]

Switzerland Denies $103 Million of COVID-19 Relief for Crypto Valley

The Swiss government has denied a 100 million franc request by the Canton of Zug for use in keeping local crypto companies afloat, according to local newspaper Tages-Anzeiger. Zug’s finance director Heinz Taennler initiated support for the financial package earlier in April to support local blockchain companies affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, but the answer […]

Decade Old Bitcoin Miner Proves Craig Wright Is a Fraud

The Craig Wright debacle appears to be coming to a conclusion as an old BTC miner has pointed out Wright’s fraudulent behavior. Share this article 145 different Bitcoin addresses that are listed as a part of Craig Wright’s infamous Tulip Trust just signed a message declaring that Wright is a fraud and that he doesn’t […]

Trezor and Ledger Deny Shopify Database Hack Claims + More News

Source: Adobe/promesaartstudio Crypto Briefs is your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptocurrency and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Security news Crypto wallet providers Trezor and Ledger have denied claims that their databases have been compromised via a Shopify exploit that a Twitter user claims was carried out […]

Crypto Market Sentiment Almost Unchanged, Ethereum Enters Positive Zone

Source: Adobe/boscorelli Cryptocurrency market sentiment remains in the neutral zone after taking a dive last week. According to the crypto market sentiment analysis tool Omenics, the combined moving 7-day average market sentiment score for the top 10 coins has slightly increased. It went from last week’s 5.08 to 5.13/10 this week, with Ethereum (ETH) joining […]

Most Transactions on XRP, Tezos, and EOS Have No Financial Value

Despite their hype as “Ethereum killers,” these blockchain-based networks have failed to attract the same fervent community. Key Takeaways Most transactions occurring over the XRP, Tezos, and EOS networks carry little to no value. In the case of Tezos, governance transactions make up the vast majority of all activity while EOS transactions are made mostly […]

Satoshi Era Bitcoin Miner Calls Craig Wright a Fraud Using “His” BTC Addresses

Craig Wright. Source: a video screenshot, Coingeek It looks like, someone just signed a message calling Craig Wright a fraud by using 145 addresses the controversial Australian computer scientist Craig Wright claimed were his in the Tulip Trust, an anonymous Twitter user Zectro discovered. However, it seems that it’s not Satoshi Nakamoto, who sent the […]

Tron Falls with Broader Market Despite Hype by Justin Sun

Source: Adobe/adragan Despite an ongoing campaign from Tron (TRX) founder Justin Sun to hype an upcoming upgrade of his blockchain platform, TRX failed at gaining traction on Saturday, and continued trading largely in line with the broader crypto market over the weekend. At pixel time (11:51 UTC), TRX, ranked 18th by market capitalization on coinpaprika.com, […]