Tornado Cash
The US Treasury has sanctioned the crypto mixing service Tornado Cash. (
source)

Ankr
Announced the launch of ANKR token staking to full nodes for the first time ever on Aug 11. (
source)

Curve Finance
The site’s front-end exploitation resulted in the theft of over $573K. (
source)

beFITTER
Announced the launch of HEE Token Burning Trail in August. (
source)

xHashtag
Announced the launch of SoulSwags, non-transferable Soul Bound Tokens (SBTs) on August 16. (
source)

Itheum
Announced the launch of the “Road to Data Ownership” Bounty Program. (
source)

CreatorDAO
Raises $20M from investors including a16z, Paris Hilton, and The Chainsmokers. (
source)

Coinbase
Reported $1.1B loss in Q2 cited a downturn in the crypto markets as the reason behind it. (
source)

Unstoppable Finance
Raised €12.5 million in a Series A round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners. (
source)

Blast (Bware Labs)
Announced that Blast API’s incentivized testnet Houston is ready to launch. (
source)

1inch
Integrated its aggregation and limit order protocols to the Klaytn blockchain mainnet. (source)

Unique Venture Clubs
Passed Zokyo’s comprehensive security audit with a score of 97. (source)

Messari
Announced plans to raise funds at a $300M valuation after the recent acquisition of Dove Metrics, which tracks fundraising and M&A activity in the crypto sector. (
source)

KuCoin
Launched ETH Merge Round 2 Gold Rush Event. (
source)

Ghostmarket
GM token got listed on Trader Joe and launched multichain staking on multiple DEX. (
source)