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Why NFTs on Magic Eden Are Unintentionally Displaying Porn, ‘Big Bang Theory’ Images

Some users of Magic Eden, the largest Solana marketplace, saw some curious

Andrew Hayward Andrew Hayward January 4, 2023

Judge Prohibits Sam Bankman-Fried From Accessing FTX, Alameda Funds

A modification was made to FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried’s bond agreement on

André Beganski André Beganski January 4, 2023

Nike’s RTFKT COO Loses His NFTs in Massive Hack

RTFKT COO Nikhil Gopalani is starting the New Year with an empty

Kate Irwin Kate Irwin January 4, 2023

Did The Bahamas Really Seize $3.5B in Crypto? FTX Says No

Last week, the Securities Commission of The Bahamas (SCB) said it altogether

Blockworks Blockworks January 3, 2023

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Lawyers Ask Judge Not To Dox $250 Million Bail Sureties

Summary: Lawyers representing Bankman-Fried in the criminal trial asked Judge Lewis Kaplan

Ethereum World News Ethereum World News January 3, 2023

Bitcoin Core Dev Loses At Least $3.6 Million in BTC to Hack

Luke Dashjr, who claims to be “the longest contributing Bitcoin Core developer,”

Tim Hakki Tim Hakki January 3, 2023

Gemini’s Winklevoss Slams DCG CEO Silbert for ‘Bad Faith Stall Tactics’ Over $900M in Locked Funds

Crypto broker Genesis, owned by Digital Currency Group (DCG), is in a

Andrew Hayward Andrew Hayward January 3, 2023

Final Fantasy Maker Square Enix Reaffirms Focus on Blockchain Games

Even as crypto markets remain down and many video game enthusiasts vocally

Andrew Hayward Andrew Hayward January 3, 2023

In 2023, Bitcoin Will Enter The ‘And Then They Fight You’ Stage

This is an opinion editorial by Mickey Koss, a West Point graduate

Mickey Koss Mickey Koss January 2, 2023

7 Reasons to Believe in Crypto After 2022 Implosion

2021 was a blockbuster year for cryptocurrencies — and the industry consensus

Blockworks Blockworks January 1, 2023

Crypto Market Caps Collapsed in 2022 – With These Notable Exceptions

Just a handful of top-100 cryptocurrencies recorded any growth in their market

Blockworks Blockworks December 31, 2022

FTX Customers Owed $1.9B Ask Court to Keep Their Names Secret

A group of FTX customers located outside of the United States has

Mathew Di Salvo Mathew Di Salvo December 31, 2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Denies Moving Alameda-Linked Funds: ‘None of These Are Me’

After a series of mysterious transfers and token swaps this week from

Andrew Hayward Andrew Hayward December 31, 2022

$3.5 Billion In FTX Customer Crypto Custodied By Bahamian Watchdog

Summary: The Bahamian Securities Commission took control of the assets on November

Ethereum World News Ethereum World News December 30, 2022

3Commas Admits It Was Source of API Leak That Led to Hacks

A group of traders last week said that $22 million worth of

Mathew Di Salvo Mathew Di Salvo December 29, 2022

FTX Lawsuit Says Burned Users ‘Should Not Have to Stand in Line’ With Other Creditors

A consortium of FTX customers has filed a class action lawsuit against

Will McCurdy Will McCurdy December 28, 2022

MicroStrategy Sells Off Bitcoin for First Time—Then Buys Even More

In brief MicroStrategy, the largest corporate Bitcoin holder, has added approximately 2,500

Andrew Hayward Andrew Hayward December 28, 2022

FTX Founders Sam Bankman-Fried, Gary Wang Bought $600 Million Robinhood Stock Using Alameda Loans

Summary: Bankman-Fried affirmed that 56 million Robinhood shares were bought with loans

Ethereum World News Ethereum World News December 28, 2022

North Korea-Linked Lazarus Group Poses as VC Firms to Spread Malware

BlueNoroff—the name given by security researchers to a group linked with North

Jason Nelson Jason Nelson December 28, 2022

Caroline Ellison ‘Knew That It Was Wrong,’ Implicates Sam Bankman Fried

Caroline Ellison, the former CEO of collapsed algorithmic trading firm Alameda, told

Ryan Ozawa Ryan Ozawa December 27, 2022

Mark Cuban Doubles Down on Bitcoin While Dissing Gold

Billionaire tech entrepreneur Mark Cuban is still bullish on Bitcoin, saying that

Mathew Di Salvo Mathew Di Salvo December 27, 2022

2022’s Most Spectacular Crypto Trading Blowups

Right when you thought crypto couldn’t get any worse in 2022, it

Blockworks Blockworks December 26, 2022

FTX and BlockFi Tussle Over SBF’s $450 Million Robinhood Stock

Summary: BlockFi and FTX are in contention over 56 million shares in

Ethereum World News Ethereum World News December 24, 2022

Alameda’s Caroline Ellison Says SBF, FTX Execs Received Secret Loans Worth Billions

Caroline Ellison testified that Sam Bankman-Fried received billions from Alameda Research. Ellison

Ethereum World News Ethereum World News December 24, 2022

Peter Thiel-backed Crypto Exchange Bullish Calls Off $9B SPAC Plan

The Peter Thiel-backed crypto exchange Bullish and special purpose acquisition company (SPAC)

Will McCurdy Will McCurdy December 23, 2022

Who Will Pay Sam Bankman-Fried’s $250 Million Bond?

Disgraced crypto mogul Sam Bankman-Fried today was released from custody by a

Mathew Di Salvo Mathew Di Salvo December 23, 2022

SEC Says Ellison, Wang ‘Knew or Were Reckless in Not Knowing’ About FTX Fraud

The most common phrase found in the SEC’s 38-page complaint alleges that

Liam J. Kelly Liam J. Kelly December 23, 2022

How Bankman-Fried’s $250M Bail Compares to Historical Financial Fraudsters

The bail terms for Sam Bankman-Fried were not exactly unprecedented, but were

Blockworks Blockworks December 23, 2022

Sam Bankman-Fried Arrives in US to ‘Face the Music’ of Federal Fraud Charges

Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced FTX founder facing eight criminal fraud charges from

Jason Nelson Jason Nelson December 22, 2022

Caroline Ellison, Gary Wang Plead Guilty, Cooperating in FTX Investigation

Two of Sam Bankman-Fried's closest former allies have flipped on him. Attorneys

Jason Nelson Jason Nelson December 22, 2022