Finance Redefined: Terra expanding UST and LUNA, and Aave Arc seeks institutional adoption, Dec....

Welcome to the latest issue of Cointelegraph's Decentralized Finance Newsletter. The new year has arrived and the expectations for innovation, utility and mainstream adoption of DeFi are greater than ever....

Samsung launches metaverse store in Decentraland

Samsung is the latest giant to announce the Metaventure project and has chosen Decentraland for its metaverse project. The consumer electronics giant announced Thursday that it will open a virtual...

Ethereum dominates among developers, but competitors are growing faster

The Ethereum ecosystem still has a lot more developers than competing networks, but they are catching up faster. Ethereum rivals such as Polkadot, Solana, and Binance Smart Chain (BSC) are...

‘Dip’ ‘Buy’ and ‘Fed’ top trending topics on social media, per survey

Over the past seven days, the most popular words on social media with cryptocurrency have been "drop", "buy" and "feed". In addition, the word "sell" dropped out of the...

Human Rights Foundation to grant 425M satoshis as part of its Bitcoin Development Fund

The Human Rights Foundation announced on Tuesday that it intends to distribute 425 million satoshis - the smallest divisible unit of bitcoin - to various shareholders as part of...

Bitcoin-based tracking platform Eggschain partners with Boston IVF

The Bitcoin Eggschain-based genetic tracing system has announced a partnership with Boston IVF Chain with 30 reproductive health clinics in the United States. The new partnership will use Eggschain blockchain...

President Biden is considering economists to fill Fed seats as leadership nominations move to...

The White House is reportedly considering appointing an Obama-era economic adviser and former Federal Reserve economist to fill vacancies on the Federal Reserve Board in 2022. US President Joe Biden...

Airbnb users want crypto payment options, according to CEO’s Twitter poll

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky tweeted a survey on Monday asking nearly 400,000 subscribers what they want from a 2022 rental platform. Chesky said Wednesday that most respondents want to be...

Major payments app WeChat to add support for China’s digital yuan

WeChat, the largest messaging app in China and one of the most popular payment services in the country, will start subsidizing the Chinese government's digital currency. On January 6, 2021,...

Polygon network activity spikes as NFT sales reach new height

The number of non-fungible tokens (NFTs) sold over the Polygon Layer 2 protocol hit an all-time high of just 2 million last month. According to Dune Analytics, this is an...