Bitcoin
Touched $25,000 for the first time in over two months. The most impressive surge came on Aug 10 when the asset jumped from $23K to over $24K following the latest CPI data from the US.

ЦеКрипто
CryptoDiffer has launched ЦеКрипто - a free educational platform for Ukrainians. (
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Acala Network
Has been breached and its AUSD stablecoin depegged from the dollar mark. Hackers issued 1.3B tokens. (
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Bitrise Capital
Announced the launch of a $10M ecological investment fund to support the construction of POW public chains such as ETHPOW, ETC, and iPolloverse. (
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Tornado Cash
Community fund multi-signature wallet disbands amid sanctions and leaves the management of the wallet to the DAO. (
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.bit
Open-sourced decentralized identity protocol raised $13M in its Series A investment round. (
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Binance
Received in-principle approval from regulatory bodies in Kazakhstan to operate crypto services. (
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Starfish
Published whitelist criteria for its private sale round 1. Among qualifying activities: ASTR, BAI, or aUSD token hold, XCM transfer function usage, and more. (
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BlueBenx
Another lending platform fires employees and halts funds withdrawal citing a $32M hack. (
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Gate.io
Gate.io Group's Hippo Financial Services has been granted a license to offer virtual asset custodial services in Hong Kong. (
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Metarun
Announced that its P2E endless mobile runner game is now supported on BNB Chain. (
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