Archives: Blockchains

FTX bankruptcy filing details, Binance’s crypto industry fund and a

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week SBF received $1B in personal loans from Alameda: FTX bankruptcy…

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Web3 market size to hit $12

The global Web3 blockchain market size is expected to grow to USD 12.5 billion by 2028 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 38.2%, with blockchain technology and artificial intelligence (AI) among its primary driving force, according to a research piece released by ReportLinker on November 22, 2022. Blockchain technology fueling global Web3 surge…

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Billionaire investor Bill Ackman says ‘crypto is here to stay’

Billionaire investor and hedge fund manager Bill Ackman says he remains bullish about cryptocurrencies, despite the recent collapse of the FTX cryptocurrency exchange and the market turmoil that has followed it.In a Nov. 20 Twitter thread, the CEO and founder of hedge fund management firm Pershing Square Capital Management said he believes that “crypto is here…

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The FTX collapse not enough to break crypto community’s spirit:

Istanbul Blockchain Week opened its doors on Nov. 14 to bring the crypto and blockchain ecosystem together in İstanbul, Turkey. Cointelegraph attended the event with a Cointelegraph Turkey booth and an İstanbul-based editor to experience the impact of the FTX collapse firsthand — the result was unexpected.As an international hub housing more than 15 million…

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Election tally: Does blockchain beat the ballot box?

In October, Greenland was reported to be exploring the feasibility of an online voting platform for its national elections. Among the options being considered is a blockchain-based system. That isn’t entirely surprising. Electronic voting, or e-voting, has long been viewed as a promising use case for blockchain technology. “It’s time for online voting,” wrote Alex Tapscott…

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Blockchain VC funding halves in October despite some strong raises

Blockchain venture capital inflows sharply decreased in October from the previous month. According to Cointelegraph Research, the number of individual deals dropped from 93 to 69 monthly.The Cointelegraph Research Terminal VC database, which compiles comprehensive details on deals, mergers and acquisition activity, investors, crypto companies, funds and more, shows venture capital inflows plummeted 48.6%, totaling…

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