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Hong Kong’s Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has conditionally approved new exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH). These funds are managed by the Hong Kong branches of Harvest Fund Management, Bosera Asset Management, and China Asset Management (ChinaAMC).

The SFC has not fully approved but instead issued “conditional authorization letters” to several

Playtron and Mysten Labs, known for their innovative work on the Sui blockchain, recently introduced the SuiPlay0x1, a cutting-edge gaming handheld. This device marks a significant step in the Web3 gaming industry by merging traditional gaming experiences with the burgeoning field of blockchain technology.

At its core, the SuiPlay0x1 operates on Playtron’s adaptable operating

In recent weeks, the Solana blockchain has encountered severe network congestion, resulting in a notable uptick in transaction failures. Reports indicate that approximately 70% of non-voting transactions on the network are currently unsuccessful. This issue stems from a variety of causes, notably including an increase in network demand driven by the proliferation of memecoins and

In a significant development within the decentralized AI and cryptocurrency sector, three leading AI-focused crypto projects – SingularityNET,, and Ocean Protocol – are currently in discussions about a potential merger of their tokens into a unified digital currency known as ASI token. This move could mark a pivotal moment for the AI blockchain industry,

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has initiated an important legal effort aimed at classifying Ethereum, one of the leading cryptocurrencies, as a security. This move, which began around March 20, 2024, signals a potentially transformative period for both Ethereum and the broader digital currency landscape.

Is Ethereum a Security?

The SEC’s contemplation

The Ethereum blockchain has taken a monumental step forward with the successful implementation of the Dencun upgrade (aka EIP-4844) as of March 13th. This significant development marks a new era for Ethereum, focusing on reducing costs for layer-2 transactions and bolstering data availability. By introducing “proto-danksharding,” Ethereum aims to revolutionize the blockchain landscape by

Eclipse Labs, a forefront software firm in blockchain innovation, has achieved a groundbreaking milestone by securing $50 million in Series A funding. Co-led by Placeholder and Hack VC, this funding round brings the total capital raised by the company to $65 million.

The funds are dedicated to advancing Eclipse, an Ethereum layer-2 solution designed