Companies Investing In Blockchain, Celsius Owes $4.7B, NFT Liquidations,  +more

Companies Investing In Blockchain, Celsius Owes $4.7B, NFT Liquidations, +more

Do you think in 5 or 10 years from now, if all the companies Sam Bankman-Fried is gaining interest in flourish. Will regulators then complain that he has built a monopoly?

The Merge is upon us and there is as much news as ever in crypto and web3.

Week 33, Year 2022, Episode 23.

News Mentioned In Episode

  • Alphabet, Samsung among 40 Big Companies Investing in Blockchain, Study Finds
  • Celsius Gets Court Blessing to Sell Mined Bitcoin
  • Celsius Network owes its customers $4.7B after declaring bankruptcy. Individuals are pleading their case to get their savings back
  • Meme Stocks Are Back — and They’ve Brought Dogecoin and Shiba Inu
  • Coinbase Preps for the Merge, Warns Users of Interruptions
  • Coinbase CEO: We'd Shut Down Ethereum Staking If Threatened by Regulators
  • JPMorgan Says That Coinbase Will Benefit From the Ethereum Merge
  • US Fed Opens Pathway for Crypto Banks to Tap Central Banking System
  • DOJ, IRS Target Tax-Evading Clients of Crypto Broker SFOX
  • SEC Sues Dragonchain Over $16.5M ICO
  • US Regulator 'Improperly' Pushing Banks to Avoid Serving Crypto Companies, Lawmaker Says
  • FDIC Orders Crypto Exchange FTX US, 4 Others to Cease 'Misleading' Claims
  • Ready or Not, Here Comes Web3: How the Internet’s Next Evolution Is Shaping Hollywood’s Future
  • Nearly $55M worth of Bored Ape, CryptoPunks NFTs risk liquidation amid debt crisis
  • Dapper Labs Opens NFL Version of NBA Top Shot NFTs to the Public
  • Crypto Ads Starring Matt Damon, Tom Brady Vanish From Television

More News From The Week

  • Second Layoff Round at Worse than June Cuts: Sources
  • Tornado DAO Grapples With Arrests as Discord, Governance Forum Go Dark
  • How a viral NFT project survived the crypto crash
  • Did The US Government Just Declare War on Crypto?
  • South Korea to Block KuCoin, Poloniex in Crackdown on Unregistered Crypto Exchanges
  • Tencent Halts NFT Sales on Its Huanhe Platform Amid Regulatory Scrutiny: Report
  • Metaverse still not ready for virtual weddings and legal proceedings
  • Galaxy Digital Abandons $1.2B Plan to Acquire Crypto Custody Firm BitGo
  • Monero Rolls Out Enhanced Privacy Features With Hard Fork
  • Terra Founder Do Kwon Says He ‘Never’ Has Been in Touch With Korea Authorities
  • Bitcoin Miner Stronghold Sells Mining Machines to Slash $67.4M in Debt
  • Robinhood Slashes Offer To Buy Crypto Exchange Ziglu by 60%
  • Tornado Cash Fallout: Can Ethereum Be Censored?
  • Crypto Investment Firm CoinFund Launches $300M Web3 Fund
  • Canadian Pension Giant Caisse Writes Off $150M Bet on Bankrupt Crypto Lender Celsius
  • Meta’s Metaverse Play Ridiculed Online


(00:00:00) Intro song

(00:00:22) Introduction

(00:00:40) Disclosures

(00:01:10) Media Headlines with Crypto

(00:02:16) Companies Are Investing In Blockchain

(00:02:57) Celsius Can Sell Mined Bitcoin 4.7 Billion Owed

(00:03:26) Meme Stocks and Alt Coins Are Back

(00:04:01) Ethereum Merge Updates and Points of View

(00:05:13) Fed Opens Pathway

(00:05:45) DOJ Targets Tax Evading Clients of SFOX

(00:06:09) SEC Sues Dragonchain in ICO

(00:06:34) Hollywood and web3 Adoption

(00:07:09) Tornado Darkness

(00:07:22) NFTs Risk Liquidation

(00:08:23) DapperLabs Opens NFLVersion

(00:08:43) Crypto Ads with Celebrities Disappear

(00:09:55) In Closing

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