- Brazil delays adoption of cryptocurrency law until October 2022
- NFT-marketplace OpenSea plans to lay off up to 20% of the staff
- Chainalysis: In 2022, the popularity of crypto mixers reached a historical peak
- ECB: “PoW blockchains are like petrol cars, while PoS blockchains are electric cars”
- Kevin O’Leary predicts “total panic” in the cryptocurrency market
- SettlePay Wallet service integrated with Diya
- Elon Musk may lose Twitter purchase case because of judge
- “Samurai, Knight and Yankees” – a new essay by Arthur Hayes
- NFT investors increase their “skill” due to the close attention of the media to the token market
On the stream, Zavodil from NEAR announced a small quiz in which everyone can take part.
Users who answer all questions correctly will have a chance to win a prize of 6 NEAR tokens on their NEAR Wallet. There will be 10 winners in total, who will be chosen randomly.
The quiz will be active until the end of the week, and you can find out the answers to all questions by watching our stream.
You can take part here.
Prizes will be distributed within 14 days after the end of the quiz.
Find CZ and get 50 BUSD!
We decided to have a little activity in honor of Binance’s birthday,
Recall that CZ visited our website (incrypted.com) and re-read our publications about Binance. He really liked it, and he left 4 artifacts that you and I must find.
What to look for? 4 photos of CZ in different hats: in a helmet, in a cap, in a Vietnamese hat, in a cap.
What will it be? We decided to increase the prize pool. One person will receive $50 BUSD and 5 others will each receive $20 BUSD. Rewards will be credited to your Binance account.
How will the selection go? The winners will be chosen by randomizer. The fastest will have an advantage, the first 100 participants will be duplicated in the table!
Due to the large number of applicants, we decided to extend the deadline until July 21, 14:00 (Kyiv)
We find publications with CZ photos inside and throw links to them into this form:
If you don’t have a Binance account, you can register here.
PS: Links should be posted to articles.
“Samurai, Knight and Yankees” – a new essay by Arthur Hayes
Translation of Arthur Hayes’ article “A Samurai, a Knight, and a Yankee”
The Treasury and the Fed are considering intervention to weaken the dollar against the yen. This will be a trial run to see how the market will react to the fact that America rushes to the aid of its ally.
Treasury Secretary Yellen recently met with a Japanese counterpart and discussed the idea.
Elon Musk may lose Twitter purchase case because of judge
Corporate hawk Caitlin McCormick appointed as judge in case
Entrepreneur Elon Musk never ceases to attract the attention of the public. By breaking off the deal to buy Twitter for $44 billion, the businessman provoked one of the largest legal scandals of our time. The company’s management has filed a lawsuit against the billionaire and intends to force him to make a deal.
Recently, a new key person appeared in the dispute – Judge Caitlin McCormick.
Brazil delays adoption of cryptocurrency law until October 2022
The Brazilian Congress has postponed consideration of a draft law to regulate cryptocurrencies until October, when elections for the post of head of state end, a source familiar with the matter told CoinDesk.
NFT-marketplace OpenSea plans to lay off up to 20% of the staff
Crypto winter hit OpenSea
The OpenSea trading platform announced that it plans to lay off some of its employees due to the crypto winter and the difficult market situation. The company will cut up to 20% of its staff. CEO David Finzer called the decision “sad” and “incredibly difficult.” At the same time, Finzer stressed that the current market situation was not something surprising for OpenSea.
Chainalysis: In 2022, the popularity of crypto mixers reached a historical peak
Demand for these services has reached a historical peak
Analytical portal Chainalysis published research materials regarding the growth in popularity of crypto mixers this year. It turns out that the demand for the services of such services has reached a new peak. The reason for this trend lies in the increase in the level of cybercrime.
More crypto has been sent to crypto mixers this year than ever before.
ECB: “PoW blockchains are like petrol cars, while PoS blockchains are electric cars”
The ECB has published a new report on the prospects for the cryptocurrency market
The European Central Bank (ECB) has published a new report on the outlook for the crypto market. In it, the regulator compares PoW and PoS mechanisms with different cars, emphasizing the archaism of the former in favor of the latter.
So, according to the ECB, blockchains based on Proof-of-Stake can be compared with “green” cars.
Kevin O’Leary predicts “total panic” in the cryptocurrency market
He says that before the recovery, the industry will be shaken by uniform panic
Shark Tank reality star Kevin O’Leary gave an exclusive comment to Cointelegraph regarding the current situation in the cryptocurrency market. He believes that before the next big rally, the industry should “break through the bottom”, and this will lead to “total panic” and an outflow of “weaklings and idiots”. According to O’Leary, such a shake-up is necessary for the segment.
SettlePay Wallet service integrated with Diya
Identity verification in a couple of clicks
A new verification method has become available for SettlePay Wallet users from Ukraine – by providing copies of digital documents in PDF format and document fields in metadata format from Diya.
Users will spend up to five minutes to verify their identity.
NFT investors increase their “skill” due to the close attention of the media to the token market
A group of scientists analyzed the impact of the media on the NFT market
It is no secret that the NFT market is actively covered by the media. The influence of the media on the development of non-fungible tokens was studied by representatives of several universities. The results surprised scientists, pointing to investor education, market awareness and an increase in deals.