What Are Altcoins? What Investors Need to Know

What Is an altcoin? In the crypto world, altcoin stands for alternative coins and is simply a term used for any cryptocurrency other than bitcoin. So, that makes Ethereum, the cryptocurrency with the second largest market cap an altcoin as much as the 3,000 ranked cryptocurrency. Altcoins are not required to be different from bitcoin […]

SEC can’t confirm if video of Bill Hinman is actually Bill Hinman in Ripple case

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is unable to confirm or deny if a video predominately featuring Bill Hinman actually features Bill Hinman. Bill Hinman, also known as William Hinman, is the former director of the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance, and he has become a key factor in the long-running legal dispute between […]

My Permissionless presentation on how Coinbase is building for web3

by Surojit Chatterjee, Chief Product Officer, Coinbase Tl;dr: This week I presented our vision for building for web3 at the Permissionless conference by Blockworks. Sharing my full presentation here. My Permissionless presentation on how Coinbase is building for web3 was originally published in The Coinbase Blog on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting […]

Why Coinbase and the WNBA are investing in the future together

TL;DR: Coinbase is announcing its partnership and investment in the WNBA ecosystem. Today, Coinbase is excited to announce our expanded investment within the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) ecosystem. In addition to the League, our new partners include the Women’s National Basketball Players Association (“WNBPA” — the union which represents all players), two team partners, […]

South Korean Agency Fines Terraform Labs for Tax Evasion

The saga with Terraform Labs and its co-founder Do Kwon keeps hitting the wires. A recent report unveiled that South Korea’s National Tax Service (NTS) has imposed Terraform Labs and Do Kwon a 100 billion won fine, or $78 million, for alleged tax evasion. According to Naver News, Do Kwon has been dissatisfied with the […]

Kiln completes $5 million funding round to grow blockchain staking platform

Kiln, an enterprise-grade staking platform, today announced the completion of a $5 million funding round. The funding round included Third Kind Managing Partner and Andreessen Horowitz board partner Shana Fisher, SV Angel, Blue Yard, Alven, and Kima Ventures. The Kiln team will use the funds to bring on new talent, enhance its technology and build […]