Ric Burton got 10k ETH from Buterin for a month of work in 2014

Web3 designer Ric Burton shared how Vitalik Buterin sent him 10,000 Ethereum (ETH) in 2016 as compensation for Buton’s one-month work in 2014 via a thread he posted on Twitter. Meeting the community Burton’s story starts in 2014, just after he got “kicked out of a profitable company” he co-founded. While listening to Bitcoin-related podcasts, … Read more

Ripple CTO called out for market manipulation of FLR token

Ripple CTO David Schwartz has been criticized for alleged market manipulation of Flare (FLR) tokens with his recent comments on the FLR token airdrop. The current Flare holding rules for subsequent airdrops leave absolutely no incentive not to sell your Flare now. You lose *nothing* if you sell now. 1/3 — David “JoelKatz” Schwartz (@JoelKatz) … Read more

McCormack trial Judge – Craig Wright was ‘dishonest,’ alludes to victory for McCormack

The final trial between computer scientist Craig Steven Wright (CSW) and crypto podcaster Peter McCormack took place in London on Dec. 20 and ended, indicating a potential victory for McCormack. Source: BitMEX Research The judge’s final decision is said to be published on Dec. 21. However, the judge said that CSW had been dishonest with … Read more