This week, we dive into the world of Blockchain to explore the latest trends and developments. From the newest regulations to cutting-edge projects, get ready to stay up to date.


EU’s new crypto asset rules don’t go far enough – ECB’s McCaul

A Little-Known Stablecoin Gets Big Help From World’s Largest Crypto Exchange

Bitcoin Miners Will Have Same Rights as Data Centers, Says New Arkansas Bill

ChatGPT and pickleball are in. Crypto and Meta are out: What’s hot in tech this year

Apple has hidden a bitcoin manifesto in every Mac since 2018, says a tech blogger who discovered it by accident

Blockchain is ‘a technology’ that can be ‘used for good or bad,’ Citi head of future finance says

South Korean Traders Are Jumping on SXP, ICX Tokens

House of Toys Brings Crypto Dreams’ NFT Vision to Life


Australia cancels Binance’s financial services licence amid probe

Crypto exchange Binance expands in Argentina

Dogecoin jumps as Musk’s Twitter flips logo to Shiba Inu dog

Brazil’s BTG Pactual launches own dollar-backed stablecoin

From fast food to autos, India’s digitally connected users lure investors

Crypto Traders Eye Inflation Data to Get Bitcoin Rally Back on Track

Ethereum’s Shanghai Upgrade Will Help Layer 2 Networks, Crypto Investor Says

Binance.US Struggles to Find Bank to Take Its Customers’ Cash

OpenSea Goes Pro, Ralph Lauren Takes Crypto


Solana introduces ‘state compression’ to lower NFT storage costs

From Nakamigos to Magamigos: The Tricky Relationship Between the Meme Economy and NFTs

Magic Eden Rolls Out Bitcoin Ordinals NFT Creator Launchpad

olygon SDK: Helping shape NFTs at scale

BLOND:ISH Eyes Sustainability with Eco-Friendly Vinyl and NFTs

Fortune Magazine Gets Ready for Second Historic NFT Drop

Hapless Trader Fat Fingers 100ETH on a Free NFT

FIFA Scores Big with AI Powered NFT Footballing Game

Cyber Crimes

Threat Actors Increasingly Use Telegram For Phishing Purposes

Two-Fifths of IT Pros Told to Keep Breaches Quiet

UK Criminal Records Office Crippled by “Cyber Incident”

Prolific Spanish Teen Hacking Suspect Arrested

Consumer Loans Firm TMX Reveals Major Data Breach


Rivals: A Hardcore Multiplayer Thrill-Ride into America’s Wild West

The Sandbox Embraces Springtime with Grand New ‘April Festival’

Metaverse access needs to be safe and inclusive, says tech futurist Kelly Vero

How companies are fine-tuning their services even as hype around Metaverse fades

Entering the metaverse: A beginner’s guide

Web3 News

Headlines of the Week:

  • Bitcoin holds above US$28,000, Dogecoin rises most in top 10 cryptos
  • Modular Blockchain Astria Raises $5.5M for Shared Sequencer Network
  • Binance’s BNB, Bitcoin Tumble After Crypto Twitter Personality Cobie’s Wild
    Guess (YahooFinance)
  • Web3 Platform Lisk Seeks to Attract New Projects With Grants of Up to
    $270K (YahooFinance)
  • Web3 is not all about ‘ownership’ — it’s so much more (Forkast)
  • The Fast and the Furious Creator Races into the Web3 Space (NFTPlazas)
  • POGs Makes a Triumphant Return with NFT Inspired Web3 Game

This Week in the Market: (CoinMarketcap)

  •  The global crypto market cap is $1.19T, a 1% Increase over the last Day
  • Bitcoin is at $28,330.01 and is Up 0.11%over the last 7 days
  • Ethereum is at $1,859.22 and is Up 2.80% over the last 7 days
  • BNB is at $312.80 and is Up 0.18% over the last 7 days

Key Dates/Events

  • 12 April – 14 April – NFT NYC
  • 26 March – 28 April – Consensus
  • 3 May – 5 May – Avalanche Summit

Accounts to Follow

This week we have ShareCrypto, ShareCrypto is one of the best Instagram accounts for news pieces on central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) – a brainchild of mainstream finance which is going to become a bigger and bigger deal in crypto over the next few years.