The bitcoin and crypto price bull run has stalled after its phenomenal rally in the first half of this year—with some issuing stark warnings over bitcoin’s prospects.
Indian crypto exchange CoinSwitch Kuber in talks to raise funds at unicorn valuation
Indian crypto exchange CoinSwitch Kuber is in advanced stages of talks to raise a new financing round at up to $2 billion in valuation, several sources familiar with the matter told TechCrunch.
If the talks materialize in a deal, CoinSwitch Kuber will become the second crypto startup in the world’s [...]
The Loot project flips the script on NFTs
Editor’s note: Kyle Russell is the founder of Playbyte, a startup building an app that lets people make games on their phones.
Last Friday, Dom Hofmann tweeted the launch of Loot, one of his new projects looking at games and game creation through the lens of NFTs:
If “NFTs,” “gas” and [...]
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CryptoPunks blasts past $1 billion in lifetime sales as NFT speculation surges
Hello friends, and welcome back to Week in Review! Last week we dove into Bezos’s Blue Origin suing NASA. This week, I’m writing about the unlikely and triumphant resurgence of the NFT market.
If you’re reading this on the TechCrunch site, you can get this in your inbox from the [...]
OnlyFans’ explicit content ban should spark a conversation about a creators’ bill of rights
OnlyFans’ decision to ban sexually explicit content is reigniting an important and overlooked conversation around tech companies, content guidelines and sex work. However, the implications of this discussion go beyond just one platform and one marginalized group.
It’s indicative of a broken ecosystem [...]
OnlyFans’ porn ban is crypto’s opportunity of a lifetime
Today, OnlyFans dropped the massive bombshell that it will be banning “sexually explicit content” from the app later this year. This is obviously a wildly seismic shift for OnlyFans, which completely disrupted the adult content industry and gave performers a path towards greater independence [...]
Crypto’s coming of age moment
This week Danny and Alex and Chris took to Twitter Spaces to chat about the current state of the crypto economy, and hang out with friends in a live Twitter Space. We’re doing more of these, so make sure that you are following the show on Twitter.
As a small programming note, I forgot to tell the [...]
Two months after its Series A, Pintu gets $35M in new funding led by Lightspeed
Just two months after its last funding announcement, Indonesian crypto assets platform Pintu has [...]