Optimism announces upgrades enabling ‘one-click’ roll-up deployment

According to a blog post published by Optimism on Sept. 18, the team anticipates Ethereum-native protocols will be able to launch on its network in a single click by the end of October. “Any tooling that can run on Ethereum will run identically on Optimistic Ethereum,” the post highlighted, adding: Optimism, the Ethereum Foundation-backed team building developing a layer-two roll-up network, has announced upgrades to its protocol that will enable developers to deploy on its network in just “one-click.” “Anyone who has written code targeting Geth can now deploy without…

Viral Philanthropic App Dreamr® Announces the Return of Charlie Rocket’s Dream Machine Tour – Press release Bitcoin News

press release PRESS RELEASE. Social media dream builder Charlie Rocket and Dreamr Labs announce 2nd nationwide tour with $1 million traveling giveaway kicking off at Life is Beautiful Festival in Las Vegas, 9/17 Click to tweet: Hit the road with Charlie Rocket and @dreamr_app as they travel the country building dreams and giving away $1 million in DMR tokens! Download the Dreamr app at https://www.dreamr.app/ and declare your dream. No dream is too small. ✨ LAS VEGAS (SEPTEMBER 11, 2021) – Dreamr, the community-driven app platform and ecosystem created for…

NFT-based Fixed Lending Protocol Pledge Backed by Stanford Alumni Announces Successful Fundraise – Press release Bitcoin News

press release PRESS RELEASE. Pledge Finance is launching a cross-chain decentralized finance ecosystem, purpose-built for the financial sector following a successful private round in which it raised more than $3 million. Hong Kong – Pledge Finance, an algorithm-driven, multi-chain decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem, is announcing the launch of an NFT-powered structured collateralized lending platform targeted at the traditional financial sector. The Binance Smart Chain (BSC) based platform will be fully interoperable with other public chains, meaning other DeFi platforms will be able to interact with Pledge’s numerous product and service…

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Announces $2,000,000,000 Capital Raise Amid SEC Lawsuit Threats

Coinbase is raising $2 billion through a debt offering despite receiving lawsuit threats from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The crypto exchange says the offering will be used for general corporate purposes as well as investment in product development, potential mergers and acquisitions of products and technologies. “This capital raise represents an opportunity to bolster our already strong balance sheet with low-cost capital.”   The firm initially aimed to raise $1.5 billion, but Reuters reports that it increased the offering by an additional $500 million due to market…

HUMAN Protocol (HMT) Announces Listing on Bitfinex – Sponsored Bitcoin News

September 16th, 2021 09:00 UTC – The HUMAN Protocol Foundation, the team behind HUMAN Protocol, have announced today that the Protocol’s native utility token, HMT, is listed on Bitfinex. Bitfinex is one of the crypto world’s legacy exchanges. It consistently performs as one of the highest ranked exchanges, taking into account trading volume, liquidity, website visits, and compatible fiat currencies (USD, EUR, etc.) It offers users state-of-the-art trading tools, and high-quality customer service. “We are delighted to bring our community access to HMT on such a prestigious exchange,” said Haryjot…

President Biden announces picks to fill CFTC vacancies

U.S. President Joe Biden has tapped acting chairperson of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Rostin Behnam to assume his position on a permanent basis, as well as two others to fill vacant commissioner seats. In a Monday announcement from the White House, President Biden said he planned to nominate Behnam — who has been serving as lead at the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, or CFTC, since former chair Heath Tarbert left in January — in addition to Kristin Johnson and Christy Goldsmith Romero. All must be confirmed by the Democrat-controlled…

NFT ecosystem DoinGud, Announces Debuting Creators-Activists, Focused on Positive Social Impact Through Art – Blockchain News, Opinion, TV and Jobs

NFT sales exploded this month, totalling $896 million dollars in sales which is more than triple the previous best month for NFT sales in May. One of the most popular NFT collections, Cryptopunks, a project that inspired the modern CryptoArt movement with 10,000 unique collectible characters with proof of ownership stored on the Ethereum blockchain movement accounted for nearly $400 million of the volume. Earlier this week, credit card giant Visa purchased CryptoPunk #7610 for 49.5 ETH, which equals to almost $150,000. Within an hour after the purchase, nearly 50…

Dusk Network Announces Grant Program at DuskCon

The grant aims to support research that will hopefully make the applications of Dusk Network more mainstream. Dusk Network held the maiden edition of its official conference dubbed DuskCon on April 9, 2021. The conference was aimed at celebrating the End-2-End release candidate which had been in the world for 3 years. It was also about connecting with its existing audience, bringing users up to speed with its current technology use, and setting the pathway for future endeavors. The conference also hosted notable speakers like Emanuel Francoini of Dusk Network,…

NYSE Announces First Trade NFTs to Memorialize Listing of Six Companies

The new NYSE NFTs are available for sale on Crypto.com and represent the first trade of different public listed companies on the exchange. On Monday, April 12, one of the world’s largest stock exchanges – The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) – announced the launch of its non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Dubbed as “First-Trade” NFTs, they memorialize the first trade of six publicly listed companies on the exchange. One of the NYSE’s NFTs represents the first trade of Spotify Technology SA (NYSE: SPOT) which was a direct listing on the exchange.…

UniFarm Announces $2M Raise to Expand Token Farming Pools and Governance

UniFarm is the only platform of its kind in the DeFi industry, showing the community’s willingness to participate in farming strategies that are easy to use and reliable. UniFarm, a decentralized farming pool of DeFi’s top projects, has announced a $2 million investment from leading blockchain funds including AU21 Capital, LD Capital, Rarestone Capital, Morningstar Ventures, NGC Capital, Alphabit, Moonwhale Ventures, Acheron Capital, Zokyo Ventures, and more. UniFarm pioneered the token farming pool model which has seen 17 top DeFi projects across 4 cohorts, attracting $8.3 million in total value…