Tether issued on TON blockchain at a ‘great start,’ says CEO — Now at $60M
    22 Apr 2024

    $60 million worth of Tether has already been issued on The Open Network (TON) since it began supporting the blockchain on April 19, making it the 11th-largest blockchain for Tether out of 16. On April 19, the stablecoin issuer announced a collaboration with the TON Foundation at the Token2049 crypto conference in Dubai that would see Tether begin to…

    Memes are creating a ‘Cambrian explosion’ of crypto onboarding: Base creator
    22 Apr 2024

    Base creator Jesse Pollak believes memes will be key to onboarding millions of users to his Coinbase-adjacent layer-2 network, which has already tripled in total value locked (TVL) since March. During a memecoin hackathon in New York on April 20, Pollak said memes are an important part of the on-chain economy, adding that he is…

    Bitcoin turns bullish after the halving — Will BNB, NEAR, MNT and RNDR follow?
    22 Apr 2024

    Bitcoin recovered sharply from the intra-week lows and is likely to close the halving week with a minor loss of roughly 1%. According to Farside Investors data, the spot Bitcoin exchange-traded funds witnessed an inflow of $30.4 million a day before the halving, halting the five successive days of outflows. The Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) has seen the…