Crypto landscape: ten years of growth, change, advances and retreats
    29 Dec 2023

    While some digital assets have stood the test of time, others have tumbled below the thousands of new digital currencies that exist today. Price of Bitcoin on Christmas Day 🎄 2023: $43,2542022: $16,8492021: $50,8882020: $23,7602019: $7,2662018: $4,0212017: $14,3022016: $8942015: $4562014: $3182013: $669 — CoinGecko (@coingecko) December 25, 2023 On Dec. 28, the total market capitalization…

    Vitalik Buterin wants to ‘make Ethereum cypherpunk again’
    29 Dec 2023

    Ethereum needs to reignite the “cypherpunk” revolution that was first envisioned for the blockchain in its early days, says Vitalik Buterin, one of the network’s founders. According to Buterin, Ethereum was initially envisioned as a “public decentralized shared hard drive” that could leverage peer-to-peer messaging and decentralized file storage, but the vision began to fade…

    Avalanche Foundation is about to start buying memecoins for the ‘culture’
    29 Dec 2023

    Avalanche Foundation — the nonprofit organization that oversees the development of the Avalanche Network — says it’s planning to buy memecoins with its $100 million NFT incubator fund. In a Dec. 29 post to X (formerly Twitter), the Avalanche Foundation said the new move will form part of its “Culture Catalyst” initiative — a $100 million…