Solana’s co-founder sees potential for his blockchain to become the “Apple of crypto.”

While some crypto companies are going mainstream through partnerships, alliances or deals with big brand names, others operate to the beat of their own drum and don’t worry about having a big label with them. Solana, a layer-1 blockchain launched in 2020, is one of the largest chains developers build on. Excluding stablecoins, Solana is … Read more’s Holiday Reading List |

It is” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Memorial Day here in the United States, which means the flow of tech news is slower than usual, which can leave you feeling deprived, adrift without the usual 3,239 individual items that happen every day in startup land, but never fear because is here with a quick rewind of our work … Read more

Arrington Capital-backed group acquires assets from Celsius

Following a bankruptcy process, the assets of failed cryptocurrency lender Celsius Network are about to be acquired by a consortium called Fahrenheit. Behind this name is a group of bidders led by investment company Arrington Capital. The other members of the consortium are crypto mining company US Bitcoin Corp., Proof Group, Steven Kokinos and Ravi … Read more

Check out Wolf’s first cohort of Bitcoin-powered startups

Historically, startups have built their products on blockchains outside of the Bitcoin network to avoid the slow transaction speeds, high fees, and inability to communicate cross-chain. But thanks to efforts like the Lightning Network and Taproot (formerly Taro), which have improved the accessibility, speed, and scalability of the Bitcoin network, a number of enthusiasts are … Read more

NFT avatar enabler GoodGang has the blessings of Korean giants Kakao and Naver

Critics have long discredited non-fungible tokens as overpriced JPEGs sold by people looking to make a quick buck. NFT believers want to prove them wrong and show that these certificates of digital art stored on the blockchain, a distributed, immutable database, have real use cases. Their efforts often include integrating NFTs into applications that are … Read more

Mastercard sees “a lot of promise” in blockchain technology if security and simplicity are paramount

Mainstream brands and financial services companies are testing the waters of crypto, but many are hesitant to fully dive into the blockchain realm due to uncertainty and a general lack of confidence. Every industry has its hiccups and bumps, but crypto has been hit particularly hard recently, with plenty of headwinds from regulators and its … Read more

Dispersion Capital Launches $40 Million Fund Focused on Decentralized Infrastructure

This deep into the crypto winter has seen few debuts from major venture capital funds, a far cry from previous years. But the freeze hasn’t stopped some venture capitalists from launching new funds aimed at the decentralized technology market. Dispersion Capital has assembled an initial $40 million fund to invest in decentralized infrastructure, the company … Read more