# Nusefile

Crypto News

Crypto stories without the hype

My favourites from the cryptouniverse in the past month

Advice, Global, Crime?, Coins, National, Swiss, Business, Wild Side, Catch Up

Perhaps you are just interested for now in predictions and prices.

Advice

↑ = positive, encouraging more acceptance/watch out for FOMO, ↓= negative/watch out for FUD

Cronos: Good Place To Buy, But Caution Is Warrantedseekingalpha17 May 2022 (LINK)
Are cryptocurrencies really dangerous to the environment?cryptoknowmics17 May 2022 (LINK)
Metamask wallet review : Features, Pros and Conscryptoknowmics17 May 2022 (LINK)
12 Things That You Can Buy With Bitcoinmakeuseof15 May 2022 (LINK)
What Is Zilliqa? Will It Surpass Ethereum?makeuseof15 May 2022 (LINK)
It's Time To Call Algorithmic Stablecoins Something Else, Says FTX Crypto Exchange CEO Sam Bankman-Frieddailyhodl14 May 2022 (LINK)
Chainlink : Enabling Smart Contracts to Interact With Real World Datacryptoknowmics14 May 2022 (LINK)
Reduce Crypto Energy Use with a Simple Code Change — Greenpeace campaigncryptopolitan13 May 2022 (LINK)
How to Invest in This Crypto Bear Marketinvestorplace11 May 2022 (LINK)
The Future of Utility Coins: Parody Coin, ApeCoin, & PancakeSwapcryptonewsz10 May 2022 (LINK)
Opera browser enables direct access to BNB Chain-based DApp ecosystemcointelegraph5 May 2022 (LINK)
Does Bitcoin Have Intrinsic Value?bitcoinmagazine1 May 2022 (LINK)
Earlier advice

Global

Bank of England's Cunliffe Warns Crypto Will See Tough Times as Federal Reserve Tightens Financial Conditionsnews.bitcoin.com19 May 2022 (LINK)
'Huge testing milestone' for Ethereum: Ropsten testnet Merge set for June 8cointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto jobs market holding up despite tech industry cutbackscointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Miami and New York City coins tank despite Mayoral endorsementscointelegraph17 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto Investors Buy Market Dip, Weekly Inflows Hit Record Highfinancemagnates16 May 2022 (LINK)
Turkish Referee Flips Bitcoin at Istanbul Derby Kick-Off, Soccer Authority Launches Probebitcoin16 May 2022 (LINK)
Investors Are Switching Out Of Trading During The Bear Marketvauld15 May 2022 (LINK)
U.S. Automotive Dealer Engages in First Car-for-Crypto Salelivebitcoinnews15 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto billionaires have lost big money amid the market's slump. Here's how muchfortune12 May 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin's 50% crash erases all of Elon Musk's gains on Tesla balance sheetfortune12 May 2022 (LINK)
Latest Data Shows That 40% of BTC Holders Are Underwatercoinquora10 May 2022 (LINK)
Justin Sun's Tron DAO Purchased 600 Million TRX and 500 BTCu.today10 May 2022 (LINK)
NFT Issuers Could Have to Centralize and Register Under EU's MiCA Rules, France Warnscoindesk5 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto Funds Suffer Fourth Straight Week of Outflows as Bitcoin Stallscoindesk4 May 2022 (LINK)
Top EU Official Calls for Global Crypto Agreement with U.S. coindesk1 May 2022 (LINK)

Crime?

South Korean watchdog reportedly fines Terraform Labs $78M for tax evasioncointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
S. Korean 'Grim Reapers' financial crimes unit revived to investigate Terra collapsenews.bitcoin.com19 May 2022 (LINK)
Axie Infinity's Discord bot compromised, hackers issue fake minting messagecointelegraph18 May 2022 (LINK)
Chinese Authorities Prosecute Alleged Masterminds Behind MDC Pyramid Schemenews.bitcoin.com18 May 2022 (LINK)
US Government Launches First Case of Cryptocurrency Sanctions Evasioncryptoknowmics17 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto Regulators From 5 Countries Identify A Potential $1 Billion Ponzi Schemebitcoinist15 May 2022 (LINK)
New York crypto company CEO arrested by FBI, charged with fraudtheblockcrypto15 May 2022 (LINK)
Another Fantom Hack? FTM Slumps 15% After DEX Attackcoingape14 May 2022 (LINK)
Major Phishing Attack Targets Users On Crypto Data Sites with MetaMaskcoingape14 May 2022 (LINK)
Some London Muggers Are Reportedly Targeting Crypto Investors' Mobile Phonescryptoglobe14 May 2022 (LINK)
Almost All $1.7B Crypto Stolen In 2022 Has Come From DeFi: Chainalysisdecrypt.co12 May 2022 (LINK)

North Korean crypto hackers have already had their biggest year ever, stealing $840 million, according to a new Chainalysis report.

OneCoin's Missing 'Crypto Queen' Is Now One of Europe's Most-Wanted Fugitivesvice12 May 2022 (LINK)
Masterminds Behind South African Bitcoin Ponzi Scheme Told to Pay Back Over $291 Millionbitcoin12 May 2022 (LINK)
Cryptocurrency trader "Coin Signals" sentenced for commodities fraudfoxbusiness12 May 2022 (LINK)
US Treasury Sanctions First Crypto Mixernews.bitcoin.com8 May 2022 (LINK)
U.S. SEC fines Nvidia $5.5 million for failing to disclose cryptomining's revenue impactstechspot7 May 2022 (LINK)
Cronos DeFi Project MM.Finance Suffers $2M Exploitcryptobriefing5 May 2022 (LINK)
Nigerian Trio Allegedly Uses Money Laundering Proceeds to Buy Bitcoins Worth Over $43 Millionbitcoin2 May 2022 (LINK)
One of the most powerful DDoSes ever targets cryptocurrency platformarstechnica30 April 2022 (LINK)

Coins

Do Kwon Dissolved Terraform Labs Korea Days Before Collapse of Terra LUNA, USTnews.bitcoin.com20 May 2022 (LINK)
Tether Cut Commercial Paper Reserve by 17% in Q1, and another 20% cut in April, Accountants Saycoindesk19 May 2022 (LINK)
Finder's Panel Predicts Death of Shiba Inu Crypto — SHIB Expected to Have No Value by 2030news.bitcoin.com19 May 2022 (LINK)
Terra Crash Spilled Over Into Other L-1 Blockchainscoingape17 May 2022 (LINK)
Terra's crash has left some other stablecoins and protocols on shaky ground: The DEI stablecoin is trading at around 70 centstheverge16 May 2022 (LINK)
Dogecoin Co-Founder Says 95% of Cryptocurrencies Are "Scams and Garbage"u.today17 May 2022 (LINK)
Terra Founder Do Kwon Says Bitcoin Reserves Deployed For Rescue Plancoingape14 May 2022 (LINK)
Do Kwon says he is 'heartbroken' in new statement, claims no UST or LUNA sold during crisistheblockcrypto14 May 2022 (LINK)
Nomura Introduces Bitcoin Derivatives Over-the-Countercryptoknowmics14 May 2022 (LINK)
Near Protocol is Bullish Against the Market Trendcryptoknowmics11 May 2022 (LINK): today down 31.95%
Bitcoin at 10-month Low, Sees $1.11 Billion Worth of Liquidation in Last 24 Hourscoinnounce10 May 2022 (LINK)
Latest Data Shows That 40% of BTC Holders Are Underwatercoinquora10 May 2022 (LINK)
Binance Halts LUNA Withdrawals as Terra Token Plummets 50%decrypt10 May 2022 (LINK)
Azuki NFT Crashes After Founder Admits to Past Rug Pullscryptoknowmics10 May 2022 (LINK)
Azuki Sales Skyrocket as Floor Price Drops by Nearly 45%cryptonews10 May 2022 (LINK)
Here's How Dogecoin Has Fared Since Hitting Its Current ATH One Year Ago: it's 80% downu.today8 May 2022 (LINK)
TRON Promises "Financial Freedom" and 30% APY With USDD Stablecoin Launchcryptobriefing5 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto.com Slashes Card Rewards, CRO Tokens Drop 11% as Community Reactscoindesk2 May 2022 (LINK)

National

Cyprus Drafts Crypto Rules, May Introduce Them Before EU Regulationsnews.bitcoin.com20 May 2022 (LINK)
Russia will inevitably legalize crypto payments says trade ministercointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Panama President May Veto Crypto Regulation Legislation because of anti-money-laundering regulationscoindesk19 May 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin Argentina NGO to Take Crypto Education to Schoolsnews.bitcoin.com19 May 2022 (LINK)
Many China-based Bitcoin miners may be operating undergroundtheblockcrypto17 May 2022 (LINK)

China returns as 2nd top Bitcoin mining hub despite the crypto bank (LINK)

Portuguese Finance Minister confirmed Country Will Begin Taxing Cryptocurrencycryptoknowmics17 May 2022 (LINK)
Iran Blocks 9,200 Bank Accounts Over Suspicious Foreign Currency, Crypto Transactionsnews.bitcoin.com17 May 2022 (LINK)
British Crypto Investors Can Now Offset Losses With Future Gains for Tax: Reportcryptopotato15 May 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin Losses Add to Mounting Fears of Debt Default in El Salvadoru.today15 May 2022 (LINK)
Slovenian Seaside Resort adopts NFTs to advertise itselfcryptopolitan15 May 2022 (LINK)
El Salvador's Bitcoin Bet Is Down Bad: $37 Million in the Holedecrypt13 May 2022 (LINK)
Queen's Speech: UK government to introduce bill to tackle illicit financetheblockcrypto10 May 2022 (LINK)
El Salvador Buys More Bitcoin In The Latest Dipvauld10 May 2022 (LINK)
Apartment Sold for Bitcoin in Portugal After New Regulation Allows Property Deals in Cryptonews.bitcoin.com8 May 2022 (LINK)
Central Bank of Argentina Bans Private Banks From Offering Cryptocurrency Servicesnews.bitcoin.com7 May 2022 (LINK)
Kazakhstan Amends Registration Rules for Cryptocurrency Miners after electricity shortagesbitcoin5 May 2022 (LINK)
Sen. Elizabeth Warren asks Fidelity to address the risks to put Bitcoin in 401(k)scointelegraph5 May 2022 (LINK)
Wall Street Goes Crypto in the Bahamascoindesk4 May 2022 (LINK)
El Salvador Bitcoin wallet shows 'strong sign of adoption,' exec sayscointelegraph2 May 2022 (LINK)
Bahrain Central Bank Issues New Regulations Governing Operations of Crowdfunding Platformsbitcoin1 May 2022 (LINK)

Switzerland

Swiss think tank urges greater global cooperation on crypto regulationcointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Tether launches crypto and blockchain education program in Switzerlandcointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Swiss Luxury Watchmaker TAG Heuer Now Accepts Bitcoin As Payment Onlinebitcoinmagazine19 May 2022 (LINK)
Swiss Bank Julius Baer To Offer Bitcoin, Crypto Servicesbitcoinmagazine19 May 2022 (LINK)
Swiss Exchange Relai To Release A Bitcoin Debit Cardbitcoinmagazine12 May 2022 (LINK)
Lugano Ties Its Crypto City Dream to Tetherwired12 May 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin Brink's: Storied Security Firm Protects Crypto Wallets Nowcoindesk5 May 2022 (LINK)

Brink's is working with Swiss crypto custody firm Metaco to facilitate the distributed storage of disaster recovery backups.

Swiss National Bank: 'Buying Bitcoin Is Not a Problem for Us'bitcoin1 May 2022 (LINK)
Swiss National Bank not ready to hold bitcoin as reserve currency: Reuterstheblockcrypto30 April 2022 (LINK)

Business, Exchanges

MicroStrategy's New CFO Says Bitcoin Strategy Unchanged Amid Market Drop: Reportcoindesk19 May 2022 (LINK)
Crypto exchange FTX U.S. to offer zero-commission stock trading for stablecoinscnbc19 May 2022 (LINK)
Robinhood Launching New Non-Custodial Web3 Crypto Walletnews.bitcoin.com19 May 2022 (LINK)
Coinbase launches new crypto think tank to help shape policiescointelegraph19 May 2022 (LINK)
Spotify Starts Trialing a New NFT Feature On Its Platformcryptoknowmics17 May 2022 (LINK)
Japan's largest investment bank Nomura readies new crypto subsidiarycointelegraph17 May 2022 (LINK)
Coinbase Releases Android In-App Browser to Access Ethereum Dappsthenewscrypto17 May 2022 (LINK)
BitMEX launches spot market in hopes of revival after legal woes of its founder Arthur Hayes two years agotheblockcrypto17 May 2022 (LINK)
Bitcoin investment giant Grayscale debuts ETF in Europecointelegraph16 May 2022 (LINK)
Goldman Sachs and Barclays invest in UK crypto trading platform Elwoodcointelegraph16 May 2022 (LINK)
CZ Debunks Rumors that Binance Invested $300m in Terra (LUNA)ethereumworldnews15 May 2022 (LINK)
UAE's Emirates Airline to Accept Bitcoin As Paymentcoinpedia13 May 2022 (LINK)
South Korean Metaverse Giant Plans To Expand Into Europecoingape10 May 2022 (LINK)
Binance Pledges $500M to Help Elon Musk Take Over Twittercryptobriefing5 May 2022 (LINK)
Gaming Content Firm Holodeck Merges With Crypto Specialist Arslanian Mediacoindesk5 May 2022 (LINK)
Gucci the latest luxury brand to accept crypto payments in some storescointelegraph5 May 2022 (LINK)
Samsung Group Investment Arm to List Blockchain ETF on Hong Kong Exchangebitcoin1 May 2022 (LINK)

On the Wild Side

Are NFTs Dead? Don't Count on Itcnet11 May 2022 (LINK)
Polygon, Circle Help Japanese Blockchain Games Startup Raise $24 Mlncoingape27 April 2022 (LINK)

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