Crypto Insider

In-depth analysis, research, and innovations in the world of blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and crypto.

If you’re completely new to crypto, knowing when to begin can feel daunting. There are so many cryptos, exchanges, and wallets to choose from and so many different ways of entering the industry. Don’t worry: we were all newbs once, and while many of us had to learn through trial and error, you don’t need to go it alone.

Asset marketplace and trading platform, Blocktrade, has announced a major release that brings crypto payment to the shops easier than ever. With the new feature, any retailer can now accept payments in multiple cryptocurrencies, and receive euros that are deposited into their accounts instantly. 

With the backing of prominent blockchain figures, Paper Ventures has launched a $25M venture capital fund targeting early-stage Web3 and blockchain initiatives. The fund aims to make a substantial impact in the nascent stages of project development.

Flare’s announcement on January 15 marked a significant milestone in the world of blockchain technology. Google Cloud has officially joined Flare as an infrastructure provider, introducing a novel role that sets Flare apart from other blockchain platforms. This unique role is instrumental in fulfilling Flare’s mission as the “Blockchain For Data.”

The standout feature of Kresus lies in its robust security infrastructure, providing users a safety net in situations where traditional systems may falter. Unlike conventional setups reliant on email account details for access recovery, Kresus takes a novel approach, ensuring users maintain access even if they lose their email credentials.

Over the last couple of years, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been involved in numerous lawsuits against major players in the crypto space — such as Binance and Coinbase — claiming violations of their existing securities laws. As a result, the regulatory body has ended up labeling at least 68 cryptocurrencies as securities, including major tokens like Solana’s SOL, Cardano’s ADA, and Polygon’s MATIC​​​​.