Proof-of-work Hearing, Robinhood on Crypto Investments, 55 ‘Rug-Potentials’ + More News

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Meme Coins: New Hype in The Crypto Industry

Thousandfold growth, incredible hype on Twitter and Elon Musk – this is how you can briefly describe the situation around the “meme-coins” that has arisen in the crypto space over the past year. Meme coins are cryptocurrencies that cannot boast of using or inventing any advanced technologies, but they are great at speculating on popular…

Japan’s Supreme Court rules cryptojacking scripts are not malware

A man found guilty of using the Coinhive cryptojacking script to mine Monero on users’ PCs while they browsed the web has been cleared by Japan’s Supreme Court on the grounds that crypto mining software is not malware. Tokyo High Court ruled against the defendant, 34-year-old Seiya Moroi, on charges of keeping electromagnetic records of…

Cardano Unveils Major Scaling Roadmap For 2022

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Inverse Finance (INV), Liquity (LQTY), Polyswarm (NCT) and Propy (PRO) are launching on Coinbase…

Starting Today, Wednesday January 12, transfer INV, LQTY, NCT AND PRO into your Coinbase Pro account ahead of trading. Support for INV, LQTY, NCT AND PRO will generally be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions with certain exceptions as indicated in each asset page here. Trading will begin on or after 9AM Pacific Time (PT), Thursday…

ParaSwap Token Drop Met with Criticism

Shutterstock cover by Cryptographer. Key Takeaways ParaSwap launched its PSP token today in an airdrop to “active users.” The 150 million PSP tokens went to only around 20,000 of ParaSwap’s 1.4 million users. Some ineligible users have aired their displeasure, and some eligible users have had difficulty claiming their tokens. The ParaSwap Foundation issued its…

Crypto Exchange LCX Hot Wallet Hacked for $7.94 Million

Liechtenstein-based crypto exchange LCX has had one of its hot wallets compromised, the hacker getting away with almost US$8 million in various cryptocurrencies. ℹ️ Incident Update: We are sorry to announce that one of our hot wallets had been compromised. We have taken security measures to protect other wallets and assets.1/3— LCX (@lcx) January 9,…

Crypto.com Finally Admits Close to $34 Million Lost in Hack

Earlier this week, Crypto…