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NASA plans to prove its next Moon landing is real using blockchain

The Isle of Man and Florida-based computing startup Lonestar are partnering with NASA to pioneer a blockchain-verified, data storage solution on the Moon.

$200M Mixin Network hack draws controversy

Xiaodong Feng, Mixin's founder, immediately outlined a compensation plan but would only reimburse up to 50% of users' assets for now.

Huobi Global hacked for $7.9M: Report

HTX crypto exchange has been hacked, but it claims to know the identity of the attacker.

Digital Yuan app adds prepaid Mastercard VISA top-ups for tourists

The Digital Yuan app now allows tourists to top-up e-CNY wallets with Mastercard & VISA payment with 'recharge first and use later' option.

Crypto sees outflows for 6th consecutive week, XRP and SOL gain investor confidence

A Coinshares crypto market flow report reveales that traders are showing more confidence in the likes of XRP and Solana.

Arbitrum DAO takes $56M of unclaimed ARB as airdrop deadline ends

The amount of unclaimed Arbitrum (ARB) tokens accounts for 0.69% of ARB’s total supply of 10 billion.

Tether reportedly shuts USDT redemption for some Singapore customer groups

Tether in its email said they found Cake DeFi to be controlled by “another corporation that resides in Singapore,” and thus they won’t be allowed to redeem USDT.

Mixin Network hack drains $200M from mainnet assets

Mixin Network suspended all deposits and withdrawals and will restart the services “once the vulnerabilities are confirmed and fixed.”

Chainlink downplays worries after users notice quiet change to multisig

Chainlink critics have reiterated concerns about the oracle networks’ supposed centralization after a subtle adjustment to its multisig wallet.

Pay-to-use blockchains will never achieve mass adoption

Blockchain projects should learn from Google and Facebook by monetizing their users without directly asking for their money.

Miss Universe denies link with recently unveiled coin project

The Miss Universe Organization said that there is no Miss Universe cryptocurrency or blockchain offering involved with the Miss Universe or Miss Universe Philippines.

Couple mistakenly sent $10.5M by to face October plea hearing

Thevamanogari Manivel was sentenced to 18 months of community corrections with six months of unpaid community work while her husband will face a plea trial in October.

Binance.US scores against SEC, Mt. Gox delay repayments, and other news: Hodler’s Digest, Sept. 17-23

Binance.US scores temporary win against the SEC, Mt. Gox repayments delayed to 2024, and Tether’s $1B liquidity to Tron network.

DeFi activity on the decline, but investment rolls in: Finance Redefined

The total value locked in DeFi plunged by nearly $5 billion in the past week, falling to $44 billion, according to DappRadar data.

Base surges past Solana as total value locked nears $400M

As per DeFi Llama data, Solana’s TVL has decreased by 9.64% over the past month to sit at $358.96 million, while Base’s TVL has surged to $397.32 million.

Google Cloud adds 11 blockchains to data warehouse 'BigQuery'

Google’s BigQuery added 11 new public datasets for blockchain networks, allowing users to obtain a variety of data from these networks.

Core Scientific cracks $77M Bitmain deal for 27K Bitcoin mining rigs

The deal was first finalized in August with Anchorage as another party agreeing to equity stake in the bankrupt crypto miner.

India to develop dark net monitoring tool to combat crypto fraud: Report

The tool will monitor crypto wallets and alert the Indian Ministry of Home Affairs about irregular transactions, according to a report.

‘End of an era’ — Consensys sunsets Truffle, Ganache amid shift to Metamask Snaps

“No sugar coating this, it's been a challenging few months,” said Truffle in a social media post on Sept. 22.

JPEX staff flee event as scandal hits, Mt. Gox woes, Diners Club crypto: Asia Express

JPEX staff forced to flee Token2049 after execs arrested, Mt Gox repayment delay stretches 10 years, Diners Club goes Web3 in Singapore.