Crypto Essential News
Crypto Essential News

Crypto Essential News

This blog deals with essential and important cryptocurrency news and trends.


Warsaken Trading Card Game - An Analysis of the Project

22 Dec 2022 6 minute read 7 comments Ceekz

  What's Warsaken Warsaken is a military themed Tabletop Card Game (TCG) released in the WAX blockchain by Eclectic Nerds, LLC. Brandon, its founder, first came up with the idea of Warsaken as a way to connect with his US Armed Forces veteran father...

Sam Bank Fried will be extradited today to the US. How it all played out.

21 Dec 2022 1 minute read 5 comments Ceekz

(Image from FTX.com website under fair use) Sam Bankman Fried will finally fly to the US to face criminal charges. After a rollercoaster regarding his extradition that went back and forth between him agreeing to it and then being against it, a Baham...

Auditing firm Mazars deletes its Binance Proof of Reserves report and suspends services for Crypto companies

17 Dec 2022 1 minute read 2 comments Ceekz

CZ, the CEO of Binance came under heat yesterday during an interview with CNBC Squawk Box regarding auditing in crypto. When confronted by journalist Andrew Sorkin regarding why Binance hasn't been audited by any of the Big-4 auditing firms, CZ stat...

Donald Trump is launching his own NFT collection. Is the market bottom in?

15 Dec 2022 1 minute read 4 comments Ceekz

(image from collecttrumpcards.com under fair use) Donald Trump is releasing his own NFT collection. Yes. You read that right. The 45th President of the US is releasing his own NFT collection.https://collecttrumpcards.com/ Trump made the announcement...

The FUD against Binance is growing. Could it follow the FTX path?

12 Dec 2022 2 minute read 3 comments Ceekz

(photo courtesy of freeimages.com under fair use) Things haven't been looking great for Binance lately. The interventions on Twitter of its CEO Changpeng Zhao (CZ) fuding publicly competitors like Coinbase and deleting his posts after have been a PR...

Twitter is launching its own Twitter Coin as it plans to phase out Bitcoin Lighting Network tipping. How could it look like?!

6 Dec 2022 3 minute read 1 comment Ceekz

(Main photo from Pixabay.com under fair use) Since Elon Musk took over Twitter, many changes have taken place in the way that the social media platform operates. The major change so far that will ensure its longevity pertains to content monetization...

SBF appearance at the New York Times Dealbook Summit: What were the main points?

1 Dec 2022 3 minute read 1 comment Ceekz

(NYT Dealbook Summit Livestream screenshot. Courtesy of NYT.com) A lot of polemics followed the decision of NYT Dealbook Summit to extend an invitation for SBF to be one of its keynote speakers. It became a matter of concern whether it was acceptabl...

Bitfront crypto exchange shuts down amid the crypto winter contagion

29 Nov 2022 1 minute read 2 comments Ceekz

  (Image from Unsplash.com under fair use) Just a day after BlockFi filed for bankruptcy another centralized Crypto platform has bid us farewell. Bitfront, a US based global digital currency exchange halted operations and is shutting down. This make...

How the US Congress tried to stop the SEC from investigating FTX

28 Nov 2022 1 minute read 2 comments Ceekz

(from Unsplash under fair use) Many questions have been posed so far regarding why FTX was getting preferential treatment by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Why would the ever vigilant and over reaching SEC not probe against the FTX exchange...

Sam Bankman Fried will attend a New York Times summit in NYC despite what happened with FTX

25 Nov 2022 2 minute read 9 comments Ceekz

(Older photo from the Munich Security Conference where SBF was a speaker) Sam Bankman Fried, the notorious CEO of FTX crypto exchange is poised to appear in New York for a summit organized by the New York Times. Yes , you read that right. Instead of...