National unveils quiet select committee reshuffle

National has quietly reshuffled where its MPs sit on select committees. Most of the changes reflect the caucus reshuffle unveiled by leader Judith Collins on Saturday, though other changes may raise eyebrows. Housing spokeswoman Nicola Willis is being taken off the finance and expenditure committee and replaced with local government spokesman Chris Luxon. Willis will… Continue reading National unveils quiet select committee reshuffle

BIS Unveils Blueprint for Instant Cross Border Payments System

The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has released the blueprint of its instant cross-border payments solution dubbed Nexus. The BIS Innovation Hub says the Nexus solution will connect with Instant Payment Systems (IPSs) across nations to offer users superfast cross-border payments. BIS Launching Cross-Border Payments System The proliferation of distributed ledger technology (DLT) is fast… Continue reading BIS Unveils Blueprint for Instant Cross Border Payments System

HashKey Unveils $10 Million Liquidity Investment in Harmony's (ONE) DeFi, NFT Ecosystems

The influx of liquidity from HashKey will be channeled towards expanding the Harmony ecosystem, with more products expected to be released in the future.  Deng Chao, the Managing Director of HashKey stated: “Harmony and its team has kept impressing us since the day we connected. HashKey is proud to join in making contributions to develop… Continue reading HashKey Unveils $10 Million Liquidity Investment in Harmony's (ONE) DeFi, NFT Ecosystems

Coinbase Unveils Proprietary Smart Contracts Vulnerability Checker

Coinbase cryptocurrency exchange and bitcoin (BTC) trading venue has announced the launch of its smart contracts vulnerability checking software called Solidify. The firm says Solidify is designed to automate, streamline, standardize and scale its smart contract security checks for Ethereum and other blockchain-based cryptoassets, according to a blog post on June 23, 2021. Coinbase Launches… Continue reading Coinbase Unveils Proprietary Smart Contracts Vulnerability Checker

IOHK Unveils A Cross-Chain Bridge To Connect Cardano And Nervos Chains

On June 2, 2021, global blockchain engineering company IOHK announced the imminent launch of a cross-chain bridge that will connect Cardano to Nervos, a China-based public blockchain. Improving Blockchain Technology  The bridge, scheduled to launch in the next six weeks, will enable interoperability across both blockchains, furthering their shared objective of finding the blockchain sector’s… Continue reading IOHK Unveils A Cross-Chain Bridge To Connect Cardano And Nervos Chains

Biden unveils $6TRILLION budget funded by major tax hikes as he's blasted for 'broken promises' and GOP say 'reject it'

PRESIDENT Joe Biden released a huge $6 trillion budget request on Friday that would take the US to its highest levels of federal spending since World War II. His first budget proposal since taking office, Biden's spending plan would ramp up investment in infrastructure and education, while also setting aside $34 billion to combat climate… Continue reading Biden unveils $6TRILLION budget funded by major tax hikes as he's blasted for 'broken promises' and GOP say 'reject it'

Unicly Unveils Eight Multi-Million Dollar Collection Amid Soaring NFT Fractionalization Demand

In addition, the platform also witnessed the establishment of a devoted community of Unicly stakeholders. It is worthy of note that Unicly has also become the first NFT exchange to be integrated on CoinGecko courtesy of its similarity with other promising AMM exchanges. To date, Unicly has already generated more than $20 million in volume… Continue reading Unicly Unveils Eight Multi-Million Dollar Collection Amid Soaring NFT Fractionalization Demand

Metaverse Unveils Gene Finance-Powered NTF Platform 'Stickers'

Metaverse, an open-source decentralized protocol, has announced the launch of Stickers, an NFT platform that is powered by the Gene Finance ecosystem. Notably, the Gene Finance ecosystem is a multi-chain decentralized financial ecosystem currently available on Ethereum Huobi Eco Chain, Metaverse ETP, and Metaverse DNA. After successfully launching Stickers on Metaverse, plans are underway to… Continue reading Metaverse Unveils Gene Finance-Powered NTF Platform 'Stickers'

Crypto.com unveils EVM blockchain functionality and related fund

In the coming months, Crypto.com’s blockchain will let projects built on Ethereum transfer over to its ecosystem via Ethereum Virtual Machine, or EVM, compatibility. The company also unveiled a related fund to bolster interested projects. According to a Friday public statement from the company provided to Cointelegraph, the EVM feature goes live on the Crypto.org… Continue reading Crypto.com unveils EVM blockchain functionality and related fund

Bancor (BNT) Unveils Dynamic Liquidity Allocator to Save Users Gas Fees

Bancor (BNT) has joined forces with xToken Market to launch an automated and dynamic liquidity allocator dubbed xBNT. The team claims xBNT removes the complexities associated with BNT liquidity provision, while also saving liquidity providers gas costs, according to a blog post on April 26, 2021. xBNT Launched for Easier BNT Staking  While Bancor (BNT)… Continue reading Bancor (BNT) Unveils Dynamic Liquidity Allocator to Save Users Gas Fees

Matter Labs Unveils Ethereum L2 Scaling Solution Better than Optimistic Rollups

Matter Labs has announced that it has made a significant success in its zkPorter development. The firm claims zkPorter will increase Ethereum’s throughput to over 20k transactions per second (TPS) and it offers more security than the much talked about optimistic rollups, according to a blog post on April 13, 2021. A Breakthrough Ethereum Scaling… Continue reading Matter Labs Unveils Ethereum L2 Scaling Solution Better than Optimistic Rollups

Kyber Network (KNC) Unveils Highly Capital Efficient Dynamic Market-Making Protocol

One of the oldest decentralized exchange (DEX) protocol Kyber Network has unveiled the highly-anticipated dynamic market-making (DMM) protocol. Kyber Network Unveils DMM In a blog post published on April 5, on-chain liquidity protocol Kyber Network finally unveiled the mainnet beta release of the Kyber Dynamic Market Maker (DMM) protocol. According to the announcement, liquidity providers… Continue reading Kyber Network (KNC) Unveils Highly Capital Efficient Dynamic Market-Making Protocol

Celebrity VC fund unveils $1m NFT contest judged by Snoop Dogg and Mark Cuban

Sound Ventures, a venture capital fund comprising celebrities, musicians, and a billionaire, are offering at least $1 million for the “most innovative” idea for a nonfungible token, or NFT over the next week. Announced on April 5, the event invites anyone from around the world to pitch their NFT project to a team of eight… Continue reading Celebrity VC fund unveils $1m NFT contest judged by Snoop Dogg and Mark Cuban

South Africa: FNZ Unveils Blockchain-based Solution for Funds Sector

Blockchain technology is being utilized for fund trading and settlement solutions by FNZ. FNZ Unveils ChainClear Solution According to a recent report by Ledger Insights, FNZ – a firm committed to enhancing client engagement, lowering costs, and delivering a seamless service to aid people achieve their financial goals – has launched ChainClear, a blockchain-enabled fund… Continue reading South Africa: FNZ Unveils Blockchain-based Solution for Funds Sector

OpenOcean Unveils Its First Round of Airdrops Ahead of its OOE Token Release

OpenOcean, a decentralized aggregation protocol that sources liquidity from mainstream public chains, has unveiled the first round of its retroactive token airdrop with up to 10 million tokens available for claims.  OpenOcean which prides itself as a one-stop entrance for crypto trading on decentralized exchanges (DEXes) and centralized exchanges (CEXes), helps users to detect the… Continue reading OpenOcean Unveils Its First Round of Airdrops Ahead of its OOE Token Release

KuCoin Unveils Innovative Trading Bot Feature to Generate Passive Income

Major cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin continues to innovate. This time, by launching a trading bot feature to ensure steady passive income. KuCoin Unveils Innovative Trading Bot Feature In an announcement made on January 18, IDG-backed digital currency exchange KuCoin stated they had officially launched the Trading Bot Feature. KuCoin users can now use the Trading Bot… Continue reading KuCoin Unveils Innovative Trading Bot Feature to Generate Passive Income

DIA Labs Unveils $250,000 DeFi Ecosystem Grant

Decentralized oracle platform DIA is leaving no stones unturned to close 2020 on a high note. DIA Committed to Strengthening DeFi Ecosystem DeFi, short for decentralized finance has undergone a tremendous evolution in terms of maturity in the past few months. The latest buzzword in the cryptocurrency industry – DeFi – has quickly snowballed into… Continue reading DIA Labs Unveils $250,000 DeFi Ecosystem Grant

Gala Games Unveils Epic RPG ‘Mirandus’ with Real Ownership of Unique Citadels

Games studio and developer Gala Games has announced its latest title ‘Mirandus,’ a fantasy RPG that enables players to own scarce in-game items. Set in a massive world ruled by five monarchs, Mirandus gives players complete freedom of choice, including the ability to acquire, utilize, and sell assets ranging from a humble land holding ($50)… Continue reading Gala Games Unveils Epic RPG ‘Mirandus’ with Real Ownership of Unique Citadels

Venmo unveils its first-ever credit card

Digital economy driving the US economy: Report Nancy Lazar of Cornerstone Macro breaks down how the digital economy is a big driver of growth. Venmo is debuting its much-anticipated branded credit card today to "select" customers with a "3-2-1" "personalized" rewards program as well as tools to track and manage finances. Continue Reading Below VENMO TO ROLL… Continue reading Venmo unveils its first-ever credit card

EMURGO Unveils “Oracle Core” Geared Toward Cardano’s Goguen Era

Cardano’s (ADA) official commercial arm EMURGO unveils “Oracle Core” to drive smart contract adoption. “Oracle Core” to Help Developers Build and Run Oracle Pools After having successfully launched the Shelley upgrade, the Cardano ecosystem is now gearing for the highly-anticipated Goguen era that will bring greater smart contract and decentralized applications (dApp) adoption within the… Continue reading EMURGO Unveils “Oracle Core” Geared Toward Cardano’s Goguen Era

Australia unveils biggest deficit since WWII as Victoria’s coronavirus crisis continues

Australia will see its biggest deficit since World War Two due to the cost of fighting the coronavirus, it has been revealed. The country’s treasurer Josh Frydenberg said the year ending 30 June saw the budget in the red by $85.8bn (£48bn) and the 2020/21 year, which began this month, would see this figure balloon… Continue reading Australia unveils biggest deficit since WWII as Victoria’s coronavirus crisis continues

Biden unveils $2T clean energy and infrastructure plan

Raising taxes, regulations is ‘extraordinary flaw’ in Biden economic recovery plan: Dan Henninger The Wall Street Journal Editorial Page deputy editor Dan Henninger argues presumptive Democratic candidate Joe Biden’s proposed economic growth plans would hit economic growth and job creation. Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden released his $2 trillion plan for boosting clean energy and… Continue reading Biden unveils $2T clean energy and infrastructure plan

Amazon unveils high-tech shopping cart that eliminates need for cashiers

Amazon is ramping up its mission to make shopping faster with a new high-tech shopping cart that eliminates the need for long lines at the cash register — and the cashiers who run them. The “Dash Cart” the e-commerce titan unveiled Tuesday automatically rings up items that shoppers drop in their bags and charges them… Continue reading Amazon unveils high-tech shopping cart that eliminates need for cashiers