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.


Binance, SEC strike deal to keep US customer assets in country

U.S. judge considers whether Terraform Labs’ cryptocurrencies were securities

BlackRock files for bitcoin ETF in push into crypto

Binance has not sold either bitcoin or Binance Coin, CEO says

Crypto Exchange Binance.US Avoids Broad Asset Freeze

Bitcoin NFTs raise unique legal issues. Here’s what you need to know

Cross-Chain Bridge deBridge Launches App for Trading Without Liquidity Pools

Crypto Lender Celsius Updates Bankruptcy Plan After Fahrenheit Deal

Goblintown Infiltrates Mainstream Gaming with Viral Twitch Appearance


Wyre winding down as crypto winter bites

Crypto giant Binance’s US affiliate fires staff after SEC charges

SEC enforcement chief rejects criticism of crypto crackdown

Crypto investors step up risk management after last year’s meltdowns

Cryptoverse: Security alert! Altcoins worth $100 billion dropped in hot water

Hong Kong reiterates banks should support licensed crypto exchanges

Soft Science Economics Struggles With Hard Money Bitcoin

Bitcoin prices slump below $25,000 after Fed’s rate pause


Whales are feasting on NFT Art

Sotheby’s Second 3AC NFT Sale Nets $10.9M, With ‘The Goose’ Alone Netting $6.2M

Dmitri Cherniak’s ‘The Goose’ NFT Sells at Sotheby’s Auction for $6.2M

How low can NFTs go?

Snoop Dogg Drops New NFTs That Evolve With His Tour

How Gaming Assets can pave way for NFT Adoption

Control Your Own Destiny with the Bitverse Heroes NFT Collection

GameStop Tables Innovative Dividend Issuing NFT Proposal

Cyber Crimes

Mining Pools Are the New Mixers For Cybercriminals: Chainalysis

Cyber-Criminals Are Using Mining Pools to Launder Crypto

New Version of Android GravityRAT Spyware Targets WhatsApp Backups

Microsoft Names Russian Threat Actor “Cadet Blizzard”


SEC’s crypto battle continues as Asia marches ahead with metaverse

Back to the physical: China metaverse seeks to boost real-world economy

Charting the digital continent — East Asia’s real-world race to build the metaverse

Nanjing city district announces bold metaverse goals as China competition heats up

AI, Metaverse Tokens Dip Amid SEC’s Lawsuits (Video)

Web3 News

Headlines of the Week:

  • Intesa launches cloud-based Isybank in digital push (Reuters)
  • Bitcoin and Other Cryptos Sharply Down After Fed’s Hawkish Outlook
  • Colombia’s Central Bank Partners with Ripple to Explore Blockchain Use
    Cases (YahooFinance)
  • Recursive inscriptions update to unlock games, more generative art on
    Bitcoin (YahooFinance)
  • Bitcoin and tether sag as crypto markets face mounting pressures
  • LooksRare Integrates with Chainlink to Launch CryptoPunk NFT Raffle
  • Thirdweb Taps Ex-Facebook Executive for One-Stop Gaming Toolkit
  • NFT Inspect Drops Nifty New Twitter-Based NFT Tracking Tool

This Week in the Market: (CoinMarketcap)

  • The global crypto market cap is $1.07T, a 0.30% Increase over the last Day
  • Bitcoin is at $26,535.37 and is Up 3.09% over the last 7 days
  • Ethereum is at $1,738.63 and is Down 0.29% over the last 7 days
  • BNB is at $247.23 and is Up 5.15% over the last 7 days

Key Dates/Events

  • 28 June – 29 June – Polkadot Decoded 2023
  • 28 June – 30 June – BLOCKCHANCE®
  • 29 June – 30 June – FutureGoSummit

Accounts to Follow

This week we have @Gladstein , Alex is the Chief Strategy Officer at the Human Rights Foundation, and as such, he provides continuous content on why bitcoin is such a force for
financial equality and opportunity. Worth a follow on every level.