MicroStrategy plans to sell up to $500 million of stock to but more Bitcoin
    11 Sep 2022

    MicroStrategy, a software development firm that has become a corporate Bitcoin vault, plans to sell up to $500 million of stock to fund more purchases of BTC. The deal is a sign firm’s exec Michael Saylor isn’t abandoning his bold plan to turn his software developer into a Bitcoin proxy. A filing on Sept. 9…

    FBI and Chainalysis recover $30 million stolen hackers from Axie Infinity
    11 Sep 2022

    With the help of blockchain analysts firm Chainalysis, FBI agents seized $30 million worth of crypto stolen by the North Korean threat group Lazarus from the token-based play-to-earn game Axie Infinity. Hackers stole over $600 million from Axie earlier this year. The news was announced during the AxieCon event on Sept. 8, where the hosts…

    The Merge is getting closer: The last steps
    11 Sep 2022

    Ethereum’s Bellatrix upgrade was successful Ethereum’s Merge came closer last week with its Bellatrix upgrade going live on Sept. 6. Bellatrix is the final step before the Ethereum blockchain switches to a proof-of-stake consensus model from its current proof-of-work model. The Bellatrix upgrade prepares Ethereum’s proof-of-stake Beacon Chain for The Merge with its mainnet Execution…