New bridge connects Binance Smart Chain tokens and NFTs to Ethereum and Solana

Wormhole, the interoperability protocol that facilitates any type of data to be passed between different networks, announced the addition of Binance Smart Chain (BSC) support to its already existing ETH <> SOL token and NFT bridge.  Now, with more than $200 million in total value locked (TVL) in the protocol from its Solana and Ethereum … Read more

A Polygon-Ethereum bridge is bringing Aavegotchi NFTs to Rarible

A new Polygon to Ethereum bridge is helping bring Aavegotchi NFTs to the Rarible marketplace, the teams said in a release shared with CryptoSlate this week. “One of our main goals at Rarible is to make sure that our vibrant community has access to all the amazing things happening in the space. Given the rising … Read more

Iconic James Bond ‘007’ franchise jumps on the NFT bandwagon

VeVe, the largest mobile-first digital collectibles platform, has partnered with leading entertainment company Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios (MGM) to launch a series of NFTs from the iconic James Bond franchise, more specifically,  the first-ever digital collectibles for the upcoming film “No Time To Die.” Very excited to welcome @007 to VeVe for a series of … Read more

NFT Artist pplpleasr and Fortune donate 214 ETH for new Ethereum-powered Philanthropic Fund

FORTUNE and digital artist pplpleasr have announced the FORTUNE Journalism PleasrFund, a decentralized donor-advised fund run entirely on the Ethereum blockchain through Endaoment.  The PleasrFund is dedicated to advancing independent investigative journalism and programs that foster interest in sound reporting and journalistic integrity.  Donations in Ethereum The fund was initially seeded by a contribution of … Read more

Why Standard Chartered says Ethereum (ETH) could pump to $35,000

While the Bitcoin or Ethereum debate rages on between early investors and maxis, London-based bank Standard Chartered already seems to have picked a side.  The bank, in a recent research note, said Ethereum could outperform Bitcoin over the next few years, even stating it ‘structurally’ values the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap at over … Read more

New Solana-based oracle protocol aims to supply DeFi feeds across Ethereum, Terra, others

Pyth Network, the first cross-chain oracle capable of delivering real-time, institutional-grade market data, has gone live yesterday on the Solana Mainnet, as per a release shared with CryptoSlate. With this launch, developers will be able to integrate Pyth’s real-time price feeds across new and existing decentralized finance (DeFi) platforms and applications.  In addition to being … Read more

Speculator turns $1,100 into $3.35 million selling Fidenza #313 NFT

The Fidenza #313 NFT, created by artist Tyler Hobbs, just sold for 1,000 ETH. At today’s price, that equates to $3,350,000. Even more staggering, the seller, who goes by the OpenSea username “PizzAle,” paid 0.58 ETH (around $1,100) for it two months ago, marking an impressive return on investment. The Fidenza collection launched in June … Read more

Visa steps into NFT fever. Buys CryptoPunk #7610 for $166,000

Payments company Visa has bought CryptoPunk #7610 as part of a broader portfolio of alternative assets, it said in a post this morning. The punk is worth 49.5 ETH (the equivalent of approximately $166,000) and the deal was facilitated by Anchorage Digital. “Over the last 60 years, Visa has built a collection of historic commerce … Read more

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin isn’t sold on Dorsey’s Bitcoin plans

Vitalik Buterin, a co-founder of Ethereum, in a recent interview has revealed his doubts about the plans Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg might be making about the crypto industry, as per a report on Bloomberg today. Dorsey and Zuckerberg’s crypto dream Dorsey, CEO of Square, recently revealed his plan for the leading digital asset, Bitcoin, … Read more

Ethereum (ETH), Cardano (ADA) are crowd favorite cryptos in Singapore

Ethereum, Bitcoin, and Cardano are the most invested in cryptocurrencies in Singapore, a recent survey by crypto exchange Gemini on the crypto investing behavior among adults in Singapore found. The survey sampled responses from over 4,300 adults, of which 67% held crypto, 79% of crypto holders being men, and 80.2% of such holders being under … Read more