Tether Launches Stablecoin Pegged to the British Pound Sterling – Altcoins Bitcoin News

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Sequoia Capital Launches Two New Funds to Expand Web3 Investment

Global venture capital and growth investor Sequoia Capital has announced the launch of two new funds – a $2 billion early-stage venture, and growth product for India as well as an $850 million dedicated one for Southeast Asia. The focus will also be on the Web3 ecosystem. Sequoia has ambitious plans for the region and aims to “double down.” It currently operates several programs, including Surge and Spark. While the former supports very early-stage firms, the latter offers fellowship to female founders other than venture and growth investments. The official…

Tether Launches on Polygon, USDT Stablecoin Now Hosted on 11 Blockchain Networks – Altcoins Bitcoin News

Jamie Redman Jamie Redman is the News Lead at Bitcoin.com News and a financial tech journalist living in Florida. Redman has been an active member of the cryptocurrency community since 2011. He has a passion for Bitcoin, open-source code, and decentralized applications. Since September 2015, Redman has written more than 5,000 articles for Bitcoin.com News about the disruptive protocols emerging today. Author: Jamie Redman Source link

Star Atlas Launches Initiative to Establish Web3 Security Framework

Kudelski Security signed as exclusive partner to explore and develop security standards in the metaverse DAVOS, Switzerland , May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Star Atlas, a next-gen metaverse with triple-A game design and Unreal Engine 5 graphics built on the Solana blockchain, today announced an expanded focus on security to ensure consumer protection and digital safety in the metaverse. This multi-pronged initiative includes signing Kudelski Security, the cybersecurity division of the Kudelski Group – the world leader in digital security, and the forefront leader in providing security solutions for major…

OpenSea launches ‘Seaport’ ​​marketplace protocol allowing NFT bartering

Nonfungible token marketplace OpenSea has announced the launch of a Web3 marketplace protocol for “safely and efficiently buying and selling NFTs.” In a Friday blog post, OpenSea said the marketplace protocol, dubbed Seaport, will give users the option to obtain NFTs by offering assets other than just payment tokens like Ether (ETH). According to the platform, a user “can agree to supply a number of ETH / ERC20 / ERC721 / ERC1155 items” in exchange for an NFT, implying bartering a combination of tokens as a method of payment. In…

Nody launches a new Web3 Solution for distributed node

Geneva, Switzerland, May 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nody.ai is a new web3 solution for distributed node infrastructure, effortless dApps creation and integration. It allows DApp developers to integrate and develop their products without launching their nodes which is a very costly, lengthy, and time-consuming job. Nody.ai services can be instantly deployed and accessed via a dedicated and user-friendly admin panel. Nody.ai is designed to support multiple blockchains. Multiple types of logs, states and events are recorded and are easily accessible from the admin panel; this option is significant for developers. …

Cointelegraph Research launches venture capital database

Despite the generally negative price action across the crypto industry, continued venture capital investments in the space indicate that the industry is healthy and continues to evolve. Cointelegraph Research’s new venture capital database tracks the activity of VC firms and gives users access to the most important bellwether of innovation and early-stage activity. Macroeconomic factors have been strangling the crypto economy over the past few weeks and are stoking fears of a prolonged downturn. After the United States Federal Reserve announced it would hike interest rates by 50 basis points,…

Aave launches open-source platform for social networking DApps on Polygon

Aave (AAVE) has announced a new project called the Lens Protocol that focuses on helping developers build social networking decentralized applications (DApps) on the Polygon blockchain.  Apart from social media DApps, the liquidity market protocol creators aim to use nonfungible token (NFT) technology along with Lens’ open-source blockchain tech to allow developers to create marketplaces, recommendation algorithms and other applications. According to Aave, this will allow users to completely own their own data and give creators new monetization opportunities. Lens Protocol allows users to have a single Lens profile that…

Blink Digital launches its web3 vertical

Digital agency Blink Digital has launched its web3 vertical, announcing its entry into the decentralised world, covering metaverse, NFTs and web3 applications. The move is in line with the agency’s vision to bring brands and enhance the connectivity between brands and audiences. The agency foresees a 300% rise in its revenue with the launch of the vertical.  The idea of bringing three-dimensional experiences had started with virtual reality (VR) devices and it has come full circle with web3 and metaverse, Amer Ahmad, director of technology, Blink Digital, said. “Blink Digital…

Coinbase Plays Web3 Card, BitMEX Launches Spot Trading in Race for New Customers and Revenues

Source: Adobe/Andrey Popov   Major crypto exchanges Coinbase and BitMEX are deploying new features to lure more customers, benefiting from users’ rising interest in direct and mobile Web3 access, and spot markets, among others. As planned, the major crypto derivatives platform, BitMEX, is introducing a new spot exchange that allows traders to buy, sell and trade cryptoassets with the use of an orderbook.  “These cryptocurrencies include popular portfolio staples like XBT (BTC) and ETH, rising stars like APE and AXS, and DeFi performers like UNI and SUSHI – all paired…