China’s e-CNY pilot app is ready for download as Bored Apes headline NFT frenzy.
Top blockchain and crypto news: CBDCs at the crossroads. A token gesture from Samsung. NFTs survive in China.
Yuval Rooz of enterprise blockchain company Digital Asset Holdings, predicts traditional banks like JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs will tokenize more assets to provide more privacy and scalability.
Rachel Mayers sees corporate and institutional interest in crypto and blockchain create an explosion in use cases and a whole new way of demonstrating consumer loyalty.
A CryptoPunk is sold in a Shanghai auction house despite an existing crypto ban in China.
Bitcoin is now a teenager but it’s not a celebration for some as Indian tax authorities raid crypto businesses.
Aventus CEO Alan Vey also predicts the decentralized finance rally is just getting started. Which blockchains does he see growing massively in the new year?
Perianne Boring of the Chamber of Digital Commerce sees agencies elbowing each other to oversee the crypto industry while investors start to pay big taxes.
The years of investment and development in NFTs and the metaverse will bear fruit in 2022, according to Cryptoslam CEO Randy Wasinger.
In December 2020, Stefan Rust successfully predicted a ‘Cambrian Explosion’ of crypto tokens. Now he says 2022 will be when the crypto markets will be ‘flooring out.’
While China made a big moves in banning crypto this year, US lawmakers appear to be warming up to the industry, setting the stage for next year.
Animoca Brands chairman Yat Siu sees a mass migration to the ‘open metaverse’ while the ‘closed’ ones will fail. What does this godfather of blockchain gaming mean by that?
Bitcoin adoption soared in 2021 with El Salvador’s currency experiment with the help of the layer-2 scalers. Will Lightning strike twice in 2022?
Alex Tapscott of Ninepoint Partners also shares with Forkast.News his predictions for stablecoins and NFTs in 2022.
Dennis Delgado, co-founder of a blockchain developer for supply chain management sees an explosion in new blockchains in 2022 for industry, logistics and manufacturing.
Despite the looming parliamentary debate over banning private digital currency in India, the founder of Mumbai-based crypto exchange WazirX predicts thousands of new crypto startups.
Which blockchain sector will flourish, and what’s not yet ripe for mass adoption just yet? FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried offers his crystal ball in a special Forkast.News video.
Court overturns Korean Bitcoin ruling, also are the days numbered for SWIFT?
Bitcoin’s current price is not indicative of the crypto’s future prospects, says Mark Yusko, who looks forward to the tokenization of everything.
Federal regulators have turned their sights on stablecoins. But is the attempt to tame this digital currency too late?
Delay likely for India’s crypto bill, none the less 2021 becomes crypto’s landmark year.
Astro Boy NFTs sell out within the hour. Also, Virtual land market heats up in the metaverse
Top blockchain and crypto news: Can stablecoins bankroll democracy? Nike swooshes into the metaverse. Animoca and Bored Apes venture deeper into the gaming jungle.
Crypto fall continues meanwhile, is DeFi really decentralized?
Binance withdraws Singapore application meanwhile, Security tokens are on the rise.
Shibu Inu coin struggles, meanwhile could blockchain an inflation hedge solution?
Decentralized autonomous organizations are ripe for robot takeovers, says SingularityDAO’s Marcello Mari. After all, why do decentralized entities need leaders?
Investment banks’ hunger for a new revenue stream is likely to drive up the popularity and registration of crypto derivatives products.
Banks releasing new stablecoin project meanwhile better watch for Fed taper in 2022
Tough measures in India’s crypto bill meanwhile, NFTs are becoming a hot Christmas gift
OpenSea IPO plans in choppy waters. Crypto markets crumble. Bitcoin mining power struggles.
Crypto crash hits Korean game developers, also how to spot Rug-pull’s red flags
Crypto hit in market sell off, also Bitget reportedly suspended by MAS
NFT privacy concerns meanwhile AussieMates raises mental health awareness
Supply chain woes are deepening as seasonal consumer demand meets a logistics logjam. Dennis Delgado of SyncFab explains how blockchain can help.
Why the Federal Reserve and other major central banks are likely to speed up development of retail CBDCs.
Crypto resilient to Omicron meanwhile Japan speeds up on CBDC
Shiba Inu and Luna on a tear, also K-pop bets on digital assets
Top blockchain and crypto news: Are India’s CBDC plans crowding out crypto? Jack Dorsey goes full Bitcoin bro. China’s digital yuan hopes claim another victim.
Korea crypto tax postponed, meanwhile CoinDCX looks to IPO
Omicron hits markets meanwhile Japanese novel released as NFT
Metaverse picks up momentum, on the other hand Binance tweet gets yellow card
Korea crypto tax debated meanwhile, Crypto.com is on a tear
India proposes crypto ban meanwhile Metaverse race heats up
Top blockchain and crypto news: Fed nominations suggest no sudden moves. El Salvador’s Bitcoin lava affair. Dodgy dealings in China’s digital yuan.
The digital print of the U.S. Constitution grew an estimated 35% in value by the time Ken Griffin made the winning bid, surely ushering in more NFT interest.
Another e-CNY scam busted, meanwhile SCMP to tokenize history
Korea stands firm on NFT games, meanwhile Laos introduces crypto regulations
Crypto market cap plunges as South Korean banks head into metaverse
The promise of financial democratization forms the bedrock of DeFi’s appeal. But who’s in charge — and who to hold responsible when things go south?
Taproot unlocks Bitcoin opportunities meanwhile Mintable aims big
Bitcoin’s scarcity premium puts crypto into direct competition with gold and treasuries.
South Korea a metaverse hub, also NFTs go from digital to physical
Top blockchain and crypto news: Spot ETFs stymied as SEC stands firm. Is Bitcoin’s Taproot upgrade worth the wait? China’s crypto mining goes underground.
Circle invests in JYPC meanwhile Baby Shark NFTs announced
Taproot goes live, meanwhile Hong Kong crypto kidnap
Russia to legalize crypto mining; Korean candidate goes all out crypto
Covid laid bare the gaps in people’s access to banking services. Moeda Seeds is looking not just to fill the gaps but to change the banking paradigm.
After recent scams were uncovered involving Walmart and Kroger, and Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin, why did the stock prices fall while the crypto prices rallied?
Crypto surges on US inflation rise meanwhile, Korean investors win damages
Crypto market cap breaks US$3 trillion, also APAC crypto cards to launch
Top blockchain and crypto news: Ethereum rises and rivals follow. Taxing times for US investors. New life for reborn crypto miner.
Ethereum hits new all-time high meanwhile South Korea says NFTs not virtual assets
Canaan sues over patent infringement also, PayTM considers crypto services
Blockdata co-founder Jonathan Knegtel thinks so. Almost a teenager, Bitcoin is reaching a level of maturity that’s defying the predictions of its critics.
Equities and Bitcoin have a clearly demonstrated bond, but now oil is strengthening its relationship to crypto, too
e-CNY scam investigated meanwhile S Korea gets metaverse bug
Why archiving the internet is vital for the future, how a decentralized web can help, and why looking at history is a good way to predict the future
ETH and SOL hit all-time highs as well as CBA offers crypto services
Top blockchain and crypto news: Stablecoins at regulatory crossroads. Squid Game crypto players suffer shocking fate. Are metaverses China’s new national insecurity?