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Dapp data tracker DappRadar raises $5 million in Series A funding

A16z invests $36 million in a startup created by four ex-Meta engineers

advertisement Investment firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) announced Monday that it invested in Mysten Labs, a blockchain and Web3 development company co-founded by four ex-Meta employees. CNBC first reported the investment figure to be $36 million.  The CEO of Mysten Labs is Evan Cheng, former director of research and development (R&D) at Novi — a digital …

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Former DOJ crypto advisor joins FinCEN in newly created crypto position

Former DOJ crypto advisor joins FinCEN in newly created crypto position

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has created an advisory position for digital currency policy. The agency has installed Michele Korver as chief digital currency advisor to the director of FinCEN, according to a statement today. Korver has served as a crypto advisor to a number of government arms, serving as digital currency counsel for …

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More than 1 billion DAI, the stablecoin of lending protocol Maker, has been created

More than 1 billion DAI, the stablecoin of lending protocol Maker, has been created

The amount of available DAI — the stablecoin tied to the Ethereum-based lending protocol Maker — has surpassed $1 billion, according to available data. DaiStats reports that a total of 1,001,031,052.54 DAI has now been issued. DAI is created when collateral, such as ETH, is locked into a smart contract called a Vault. That DAI …

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