Blockchain and Crypto News

Don’t miss real-time updates

Decentral Block Post

Access real-time blockchain and cryptocurrency news updates from around the globe.

FTX CEO and Solana co-founder offer advice for building Web3 ecosystems

FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried and Solana co-founder Anatoly Yakovenko shared valuable insights for early-stage Web3 founders during a virtual summit.

How to find your NFT's metadata?

With the use of blockchain explorer or by retrieving it from the smart contracts that manage them, you may locate the metadata for your NFTs.

Blockchain has the biggest potential since the internet: Saxo Bank founder

Saxo Bank founder Lars Seier Christensen told Cointelegraph that in the coming years, new business models will be invented because of blockchain.

Dogecoin launches new update to improve security and efficiency

The fee mechanism of DOGE was improved with the inclusion of this upgrade: Dust limits for all network participants have been lowered from 1 DOGE to 0.01 DOGE.

Crypto use an aggravating factor for sentencing: Aussie court study

Offenders that use cryptocurrency for illegal activity in Australia are more likely to receive a tougher sentence.

SEC objects to XRP holders aiding Ripple defense

As the case against Ripple rages on, the SEC wants to see certain “friends of the court” in support of Ripple be barred from providing legal aid to the defense.

What’s next for the future of Ethereum? Mihailo Bjelic from Polygon explains

The much-anticipated Merge upgrade has been in the making for over two years.

Mojang Studios bans Minecraft NFT integrations

"NFTs can create models of scarcity and exclusion that conflict with our Guidelines and the spirit of Minecraft," says the entity.

CryptoPunk sells for $2.6M: Nifty Newsletter, July 13–19

A consulting firm predicted that the NFT market could be worth $231 billion in 2030, noting that the market will grow at a rate of over 33.7% in the years to come.

Lido co-founder discusses the future of Ethereum at EthCC

For Vasily Shapovalov, the magnitude of the proof-of-stake transition could cause unforeseeable problems.

How to control stress and depression in a crypto winter?

Avoid considering digital currencies as your principal source of income to safeguard your mental health throughout this crypto winter.

NFT and Islamic education: A new frontier to teach religion?

In terms of whether NFTs are halaal or haram, Islam is usually taught with the intention of fitting into the world's ever-changing demands, said Shukla.

Human protocol introduces blockchain coordination layer for data contribution

Users receive rewards for contributing data on the Human Protocol, which can be used an initial-point of learning for algorithms.

Human protocol introduces new blockchain coordination layer for data contribution

Users receive rewards for contributing data on the Human Protocol, which can be used an initial-point of learning for algorithms.

Polygon zero-knowledge EVM rollup aims cheaper Web3 transactions

Polygon uses zero-knowledge proof to club multiple transactions into groups before relaying them over to the Ethereum blockchain as a single transaction.

Amazon.eth ENS domain owner disregards 1M USDC buyout offer on Opensea

Before it expired, the offer stood at approximately 10x the amount of the domain's last sale.

3AC allegedly liable for $2.8B in creditor claims

The amount is likely understated as many of 3AC's borrowing details remain confidential.

What is Enjin (ENJ) and how does it work?

As an ERC-20 compatible token, Enjin, a cryptocurrency introduced by the Enjin corporation, may be transmitted and received using an Ethereum wallet.

Blockchain without crypto: Adoption of decentralized tech

Cryptocurrencies hijack most blockchain-related headlines, but their underlying technology’s adoption has been growing rapidly.

Ethereum Community Conference 5: How can DAOs combat hostile takeovers?

Web3 advisor Hilary Kivitz discussed countermeasures that DAOs can employ against hostile takeovers during her talk at the EthCC 5.

Aave taps Pocket Network to beef up decentralized app development

Aave will leverage Pocket's distributed network of 44,000 nodes to access on-chain data from various blockchains.

Celsius lawyers claim users gave up legal rights to their crypto

Lawyers for the bankrupt crypto lender reaffirmed that user funds essentially belonged to the company and not the user, with potentially one major exception.

RUNE Pumps 18% as THORChain deactivates non-native tokens

The BEP-2 and ERC-20-based variants are being swapped out for the upgraded native RUNE token after THORChain's long-awaited mainnet late last month.

Will intellectual property issues sidetrack NFT adoption?

In posting NFT artwork on social media, a new owner could be breaking intellectual property laws. A “wave of litigation has already begun.”

Africa can create an inclusive society with blockchain, says LBank CEO

Allen Wei, the CEO of LBank exchange, told Cointelegraph that blockchain could contribute to the creation of a robust economy in Africa.

Bitcoin per transaction cost goes down every four years, coincidence?

The cost per Bitcoin transaction is calculated by dividing miners' revenue by the number of transactions, thus implying an unpredictive trend.

FTX CEO: Blockchain can make social media interoperable, says

Sam Bankman-Fried explained how blockchain can change payments, tokenize shares and make social media interoperable.

Otherside Metaverse demo kicks off with 4,500 participants: highlights

The highly anticipated first trip into the Otherside Metaverse went off with 4,500 users, as the project’s Otherdeed NFTs surpassed $1 billion in sales.

Burdensome but not a threat: How new EU law can affect stablecoins

Apart from the stringent requirements for stablecoin issuers, there are other areas of concern in the upcoming EU regulation.