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Web3 Altcoin Inks Deal With New England Patriots and Jumps by 25% This Week, Thwarting Crypto Market Woes

A Web3 altcoin is surging this week amid news that it inked a sponsorship deal with the New England Patriots football team.

25 SEPTEMBER 2022

Solar-Powered Crypto Farm in Australia to Prove Bitcoin Mining Can Be Green

A crypto mining data center in the state of South Australia will be running mainly on solar-generated electricity, a media report reveals. The coin minting facility has been set up in a region known for its energy-hungry iron ore extraction and steel production.

18 SEPTEMBER 2022

NFT communities greenlight Web3 films: A decentralized future for fans and Hollywood

“Filmmakers can decide together with their community how the power of owning the IP, and the ownership of the film, is going to be used both financially and strategically.”

3 AUGUST 2022

Hong Kong University To Build World’s First Metaverse School

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology announced Friday its intention to build the world’s first physical digital twin school buildings in the virtual realm, as HKUST joins the bandwagon of the next digital wave to improve learning experiences at its two campuses in Hong Kong and the Chinese city of Guangzhou.

31 JULY 2022

Alphabet, Microsoft and Now Meta Release Disappointing Quarterly Earnings

Meta joined Alphabet and Microsoft in releasing disappointing quarterly financials, following the company’s Q2 earnings call. In a week of a disappointment for mega-cap stocks, the trio has all missed revenue and earnings expectations, with Meta seeing its first quarterly sales decline ever recorded.

29 JULY 2022

Shock And Awe: Bitcoin Lightning Network Capacity Reaches New ATH

The adoption of the bitcoin lightning network has been on the rise for a while now. This was especially pronounced during the multiple bull rallies of 2021. It triggered an accelerated rate of adoption. Thus leading to network congestion due to all of the new users moving in. Naturally, transaction fees had risen while confirmation times had slowed. The lightning network preferred a solution to this by not being only faster but cheaper at the same time.

9 JUNE 2022

Bitcoin To Power The Future, How Block, Tesla, And Blockstream Will Build Mining Facility

Per a press release, Blockstream and Block will build a Bitcoin mining facility powered 100% by renewable energy. The BTC mining operation will use Tesla Solar panels that will provide 3.8 Megawatt (MW) and the Tesla Megapack batteries that will provide 12 Megawatt/hours (MWh) of power.

11 APRIL 2022

Corporate America flocks to the metaverse with a combined $1T valuation

Brands across all verticals are scrambling to ensure they do not miss out on metaverse opportunities. From McDonald's to Victoria's Secret the metaverse is going to be well fed and well dressed.

6 APRIL 2022

Intel launches new Bitcoin mining chip Blockscale

The company indicated that the device is designed, in part, for energy-efficient blockchain hashing.

6 APRIL 2022

The evolution of blockchain: Transactions, contracts and applications

1. What is the blockchain? Blockchain technology is a cryptographic chain of peer-to-peer transactions. Blockchain transactions are stored in a trustless manner, thanks to decentralized nodes that validate and commit them.

5 APRIL 2022

The Metaverse Doesn’t Look as Disruptive as It Should, It Looks Ordinary

Virtual real estate is booming. In December 2021, one buyer spent USD 450,000 on a plot of land in rapper Snoop Dogg’s virtual world. Which begs the question of what will be built there.

5 APRIL 2022

Impostors Make Deep Fake Videos of Ordinary 'More Believable' People to Promote Crypto Scams

Scammers are impersonating anyone from influencers to high-profile crypto figures using deep-fake technology in a bid to steal crypto from unsuspecting victims -- however, they now seem to have focused on impersonating regular people as they are "more convincing" tools.

30 MARCH 2022

Crypto Weekly Roundup: Russia’s BTC Legalization, Thailand’s Crypto Ban, BTC Spot ETFs To Come Soon, Cardano Hits Milestones, And More

In light of the multiple sanctions imposed on it, Russia might be following in Ukraine’s footsteps by opening up BTC payments for its energy exports. To find out more about what else happened in the crypto world this week, keep reading.

29 MARCH 2022

Turkey goes all-in on the metaverse, but is the public ready?

At Turkey's Forum Metaverse, President Erdoğan and the Minister of Education announced the plan to implement the metaverse into the education system.

29 MARCH 2022

The Top 5 Metaverses to Look Out for in 2022

Last year, Facebook rebranded to Meta and announced that they are ‘developing exciting new technologies to help people connect and explore in the metaverse.’ Ever since metaverses have been making mainstream headlines. If you’ve been watching from the sidelines, you’d be forgiven for thinking that you’re late to the party, but that couldn’t be further from the truth.

28 MARCH 2022

Inside the blockchain developers’ mind: What is the ultimate scaling solution?

Any innovation must be engineered so that as adoption grows, the right scaling technologies can be integrated into it at the right time.

28 MARCH 2022

Volvo's parent company establishes blockchain joint venture headquarters in Wuxi, China

Geely Holding sold over 2.2 million vehicles in 2021, including 698,693 Volvo cars.

23 MARCH 2022

NFTs will empower musicians to take back control

2021 was a breakthrough year for NFTs (non-fungible tokens), with the sale of crypto assets totalling US$24.9 billion, up from US$94.9 million in 2020.

22 MARCH 2022

HSBC plunges into the metaverse via Sandbox partnership

HSBC has become the first traditional global financial institution to purchase virtual land in the metaverse.

17 MARCH 2022

Cardano Founder Wants To Resurrect The Woolly Mammoth, How Does Blockchain Fit In?

Cardano founder Charles Hoskinson has shown interest in helping bring back the woolly mammoth by participating in an investment round that was just concluded. Hoskinson who was co-founder of Ethereum and later founded his own blockchain Cardano was one of the multiple investors that participated in an investment round in Colossal, to help them bring the extinct species back to life.

17 MARCH 2022

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