This technical founder tells us why she chose to build a play-to-earn DAO on Solana

CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Monica Durga, the founder of xHashtag, a play-to-earn protocol built on Solana. Monica led several blockchain projects including building DEXs and CEX (derivatives). Her... Read more »

$60K becomes resistance — 5 things to watch in Bitcoin this week

Bitcoin (BTC) begins a new week with a rare disappointment for its Q4 bull run — failing to crack previous support. After a promising weekend, BTC/USD ultimately saw rejection at $60,000 twice,... Read more »

IRS Expects to Seize Billions of Dollars in Cryptocurrency Next Year — More Than $3.5 Billion in Crypto Seized This Year

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has revealed that $3.5 billion in crypto was seized during the fiscal year 2021. This represents 93% of all funds seized by its criminal investigation unit during... Read more »

What are cross-chain bridges and why do they matter?

Gas fees make cross-chain transactions very expensive, hindering the free flow of crypto assets.  So it’s not surprising that cross-chain bridges have grown at an unprecedented rate—a TVL increase of 89% MoM... Read more »

BTC, AVAX, MATIC, EGLD, MANA

Bitcoin (BTC) is witnessing a tough tussle near the $58,000 mark but that has not stopped select altcoins from hitting a new all-time high. This shows that traders are watching the fundamental... Read more »

Alabama Securities Regulator Shuts Down 97 Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Trading Websites

The securities regulator of the U.S. state of Alabama has issued a cease and desist order against Acoin Trading and 96 other cryptocurrency websites. The crypto investment schemes promise “excessive returns,” report... Read more »

6 Questions for Han Kao of Sanctor Capital – Cointelegraph Magazine

We ask the buidlers in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector for their thoughts on the industry… and we throw in a few random zingers to keep them on their toes!   This... Read more »

Binance integrates Ethereum layer-2 protocol “Arbitrum” as scaling race heats up

Binance, in its latest effort to maintain its lead as the largest crypto exchange by trading volume, became one of the first centralized exchanges to integrate a layer-2 support for its Ethereum... Read more »

US Sentences Man to 3 Years in Prison for Operating Unlicensed Bitcoin Exchange Business

A California man has been sentenced to three years in federal prison “for operating an unlicensed business that exchanged at least $13 million in bitcoin and cash, often for drug traffickers,” the... Read more »

Bitcoin bulls in City Hall: Meet America’s crypto mayors

As 2021 comes to a close, Bitcoin (BTC) has had a tumultuous ride this year, with wild price swings that have seen the pioneer cryptocurrency hit all-time highs only to retrace to... Read more »