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Crypto, Blockchain and Gaming News: Crypto Crash Leaves El Salvador With No Easy Exit From Worsening Crisis

Under populist President Nayib Bukele has been a vocal cheerleader for the currency, but the recent crypto slump has also closed some potential off-ramps from the crisis, including the now-postponed Bitcoin bond.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/19/2022

Craig Wright’s Defamation Suit Will Proceed...Plus Calls for Hearing on TerraUSD's Collapse

Craig Wright’s Defamation Suit Will Proceed...Plus Calls for Hearing on TerraUSD's Collapse

The price of UST plunged to 10 cents last week, while Luna fell to "virtually zero", down from an all-time high of $119.51.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/18/2022

Terra-FYING: Collapsed Crypto Leading Folks to Attempt Suicide

Terra-FYING: Collapsed Crypto Causing Suicides

The LUNAcy continued on Monday as Luna Foundation Guard (LFG), a Singapore-based non profit designed to defend TerraUSD, said on Twitter oit would use its remaining assets to compensate remaining users of the so-called stablecoin, starting with the smallest holders.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/16/2022

"Stop Making Ponzi Schemes": Treasury Renews Call for Regulation of Stablecoins

"Stop Making Ponzi Schemes": Treasury Renews Call for Regulation of Stablecoins

Plus, NFTs are now coming to Instagram as Meta announces support

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/13/2022

Ayre Ventures, CoinGeek Founder Says BSV Global Blockchain Convention Will Be Like Woodstock

Ayre Ventures, CoinGeek Founder Says BSV Global Blockchain Convention Will Be Like Woodstock

“It’s like Woodstock coming to these conferences, that’s how influential this technology is going to be and it’s going to change so many things,” says Calvin Ayre, founder of Ayre Ventures and CoinGeek. 

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/12/2022

Inflation Still Near 40-year Highs as Bitcoin Drops Below $40K

Inflation Still Near 40-year Highs as Bitcoin Drops Below $40K

BetOnline trims its June 30 Dow Jones closing total by 250 to 32250.5 in the past 24 hours.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/11/2022

Dow Rebounds a Bit After Tech Giants Lose $1 Trillion in Trading Over Last Three Days

Rebounds a Bit After Tech Giants Lose $1 Trillion in Trading Over Last Three Days

And Bitcoin continues its downward spiral, shedding another 3.2% off its price over the past 24 hours.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/10/2022

MetaRace P2E Gaming Experience: Breed Your Own Racehorse NFT

With the 2022 Kentucky Derby in the books and the second biggest upset in Derby history heading to the Preakness Stakes, Rich Strike, there's no better time to delve into the new MetaRace website that combines a number of strands all working together to provide players with a fully immersive P2E gaming experience.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/09/2022

BSV Global Blockchain Convention Just Around the Corner: A Must Attend for Gaming Professionals

BSV Global Blockchain Convention Just Around the Corner

The event takes place this coming May 24-26 (2022) and will feature inspiring stories of innovation straight from global thought leaders, visionaries, and attendees.  Can't come to Dubai?  No need.  Take part virtually from your own living room for free.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/06/2022

California Moves to Embrace Cryptocurrency and Regulate it

California Moves to Embrace Cryptocurrency and Regulate it

California, which has a economy larger than all but four countries and where much of the world’s technological innovation is born, on Wednesday became the first state to formally begin examining how to broadly adapt to cryptocurrency and related innovations.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/05/2022

MLB Players Introduce NFTs on DraftKings Marketplace

MLB Players Introduce NFTs on DraftKings Marketplace

DraftKings joined forces with Metabilia, a memorabila and NFT company specializing in physical and digital collectibles.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/04/2022

Roger Ver Big Twitter Comeback

Roger Ver Big Twitter Comeback

You know him as the man behind Bitcoin Cash, but for the past year Roger Ver has mostly been quiet on Twitter.  Perhaps on news that Elon Musk has acquired the social media platform, Ver is back with a vengeance.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/04/2022

Where Can I Bet the Miami Grand Prix Online - 2022

Where Can I Bet the Miami Grand Prix Online - 2022

The Miami Grand Prix is the first of its kind and should attract plenty of betting just as it's bringing hoards of people to Miami this weekend (Sunday May 8, 2022).  BetUS is offering dozens of odds and prop bets on the Miami Grand Prix race.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/04/2022

Online Casinos: Will Cryptocurrency Catch On?

Online Casinos: Will Cryptocurrency Catch On?

Despite being a fringe interest just a few short years ago, it feels like crypto is everywhere we turn these days. You can now use cryptocurrencies to pay for everything from flights to food to houses, with even entire countries going all-in on the crypto craze. As part of the ongoing normalization of crypto, one service that has been quick to adapt is the online gambling sector.

Submitted by Payton on, May/04/2022

Atari Enters Crytpo Online Casino Gaming Metaverse

Atari Enters Crytpo Online Casino Gaming Metaverse

Atari, a long established producer of arcade games, announced in December 2021 it was entering the explosive and evolving cryptocurrency gaming sector.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/02/2022

NFL Drops Commemorative Ticket NFTs Ahead of Draft

NFL Drops Commemorative Ticket NFTs Ahead of Draft

Plus a lively discussion regarding Elon Musk's purchase of Twitter and how some users are hopeful Musk will offer the option for content monetization and sending tips with digital currencies on the social media platform.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/29/2022

Certihash Joins Forces With IBM to Develop Enterprise Suite of Blockchain Info

Certihash Joins Forces With IBM to Develop Enterprise Suite of Blockchain Info

Certihash on Thursday April 28 announced a new project to develop “Sentinel Node”, the first of a suite of five blockchain-empowered enterprise utility applications, based on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) cybersecurity framework.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/28/2022

Can I Send Bitcoin From Texas to Gamble Online?

Can I Send Bitcoin From Texas to Gamble Online?

It is legal to use Bitcoin in the United States, and this includes Texas.  While you can send and receive funds to and from your online gambling account, it is important that you do so using a wallet, and not directly between an exchange and the gambling website.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/27/2022

What if a Game is Solving Real Life Problems?

Play-to-earn games can be the killer app for blockchain technology according to Adam Kling of Crypto Fights.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/25/2022

Gaming Continues to Dominate as BSV Tops 20 million Transactions

Gaming Continues to Dominate as BSV Tops 20 million Transactions

The BSV blockchain continues to shatter records as it has reached yet another remarkable milestone of 20 million transactions in a single day this past week.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/23/2022

Bet on Netflix Ad Support, Greg Abbott Cost Texas Billions But is Still -900 to Win Re-Election

Bet on Netflix Ad Support, Greg Abbott Cost Texas Billions But is Still -900 to Win Re-Election

Plus, on the blockchain, crypto and NFT front, we look at Ninja Punk Girls as trading cards with an NFT Twist.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/21/2022

What to Expect From Blockchain 4 Gaming in Warsaw This June

What to Expect From Blockchain 4 Gaming in Warsaw This June

What will your day at the Blockchain 4 Gaming conference look like? Here is a sneak peek at some of the discussions that will take place during the event.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/20/2022

NFTs in Online Gaming: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

NFTs in Online Gaming

The idea of having some sort of collectible as part of a game is nothing new, writes Jerry Chan of CoinGeek. Think collectible baseball cards, Pokemon and Magic the Gathering collectible card games.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/19/2022

BSV Compared to the Resurrection of Christ

BSV Compared to the Resurrection of Christ

The holiday is a commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and Patrick Thompson says it reminds him of BSV.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Apr/17/2022

IPv6 and the BSV Blockchain: "Will Make it Unstopable"

Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is the most recent version of the Internet Protocol (IP), the communications protocol that provides an identification and location system for computers on networks and routes traffic across the Internet.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Apr/14/2022

Cryptocurrency Expert Gets 5 Years in NKorea Sanctions Case

Cryptocurrency Expert Gets 5 Years in NKorea Sanctions Case

A cryptocurrency expert has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison for helping North Korea evade U.S. sanctions.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Apr/13/2022

BSV Global Blockchain Convention Dubai Speakers List Unveiled

BSV Global Blockchain Dubai Speakers List Unveiled

The global convention will cover vital topics within digital assets, BSV and blockchain

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/13/2022

Find Jobs in Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Industry

Find Jobs in Cryptocurrency, Blockchain Industry

The job field in cryptocurrencies and blockchain continues to be in high demand.  Skills needed typically include C++, Python, and Javascript for developers but many companies and organizations employ those with entry level experience as well.  Bitcoin mining has become especially popular. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/13/2022

Why Gambling Companies Are a Perfect Fit for Fabriik’s Trading Platform

Why Gambling Companies Are a Perfect Fit for Fabriik’s Trading Platform

Our friend Becky Liggero Fontana follows up her previous interview with Roy Bernhard, President & Chief Product Officer of Fabriik.  She says it's a digital wallet that gaming companies will want to take full advantage of once it launches in May.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/11/2022

Blockchain 4 Gaming Conference in Warsaw Announced Plus CoinGeek Hits Miami for Hugely Successful Weekend

Blockchain 4 Gaming Conference in Warsaw  Announced, A Look at CoinGeek Popup BitArcade in Miami

Our friends at CoinGeek were in Miami Beach for Bitcoin 2022 and so were we.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/11/2022

Breaking News

Robbery Suspect Shot to Death Outside Notorious Poker Room

Robbery Suspect Shot to Death Outside Notorious Poker Room

This is hardly the first time Legends Poker Room has made headlines for all the wrong reasons.

Early Spreads on the 2022 College Football Season Weeks 0 and 1

Early Spreads on the 2022 College Football Season Weeks 0 and 1

We are exactly three months and eight days away from the kickoff of the 2022 college football season as of May 19.

Man in Japan gambles COVID Town Funds Mistakenly Sent to Him

The money was supposed to be COVID-19 assistance for low-income households in a small Japanese town, but it was mistakenly wired to a bank account of a resident who refused to return it and spent most of it on online gambling, police said.