Bitcoin Pizza Day: The story about a $300 million dinner

    Bitcoin Pizza Day commemorates the day in 2010 when Laszlo Hanyecz, a programmer and BTC miner from Florida, used the crypto to purchase two pizzas from Papa John’s. It occurs every year on May 22. It is the first physical item purchased with the first decentralized digital currency. Before Bitcoin’s coronation as an alternative asset…

    $10 billion worth of Tether was redeemed since the crypto crash

    Tether (USDT), the multibillion-dollar stablecoin. has paid out $10 billion in withdrawals since the crypto crash started in early May. The pace of withdrawals means the company is effectively dealing with a slow-motion bank run, as depositors seek to move their cash to more heavily regulated stablecoins. According to public blockchain data, $1 billion USDT…

    Istanbul to hold the 4th Blockchain Economy Summit on July 27-28

    After 2 years of the Covid-19 pandemic, Blockchain Economy Summit is again back in Istanbul on July 27-28, 2022. The event will bring together more than 3,000 participants from 55 countries around the world to discuss the future of finance, Web3, NFTs, Metaverse, DeFi, regulation of the crypto sector, the implementation of blockchain technology in…

    Crypto Credibility campaign aims to increase awareness among students in Dubai

    Some Dubai universities are joining crypto credibility campaigns designed to help UAE students be aware of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. It will positively engage students to help them gain a stronger understanding of the technology and lift their confidence in using crypto. According to YouGov’s report, 68% of young adults within the age group of 18-24…

    Crypto Trends Weekly May 14 – 20

    Breaking crypto news from the last week (May 14 – 20, 2022): May 14: The head of the BSV Blockchain Association, Jimmy Nguyen, has presented the features of the BSV enterprise blockchain at the University of Dubai. The Association has also funded research development projects with the local universities, where students use blockchain technology. May…

    India’s Eros Investments partners with Dubai’s virtual assets regulator

    Eros Investments, India’s investment company, has partnered with Dubai’s Virtual Asset Regulatory Authority (VARA). It plans to fund and support more than media, art, and entertainment 100 startups by 2025. Eros Investments, run by India’s Lulla family, plans to develop Web3 and blockchain businesses out of Dubai as part of a partnership deal to operate…