Multi-disciplinary artist Bjorn Calleja is lone Filipino featured in Art Basel Hong Kong

Multi-disciplinary artist and Far Eastern University alumnus Bjorn Calleja, whose work has been exhibited in galleries both locally and internationally, such as headlining the recently held Art Fair Philippines 2022, takes another step forward into the non-fungible token (NFT) space as the lone Filipino artist whose work will be exhibited during the pioneering interactive art […]

Coins.ph announces new management under Joffre Capital and Wei Zhou-led consortium

Coins.ph, the Philippines’ leading fiat and crypto wallet services provider, announced today it has finalized the acquisition by global technology buyout firm Joffre Capital and received the necessary regulatory approvals.    The new shareholders and management team under the helm of Wei Zhou, former chief financial officer of the global crypto exchange Binance, have recently […]

Filipino NFT enthusiasts gain reason to celebrate as RSK helps launch NFT minting platform Carnaval

Filipino NFT enthusiasts now have new reasons to celebrate as the highly anticipated NFT minting platform Carnaval will officially go live at the Bitcoin 2022 conference, held in Miami, Florida from April 6-9.   Carnaval is part of the RSK ecosystem, the first and most secure decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem built on and secured by […]

Blockchain solutions provider RSK to help PhIippine startups decentralize finance and guarantee Filipinos swift, easy transactions

Smart contract platform RSK offers Philippine startups the chance to grow their decentralized finance projects. Not only does the platform offer startups various tips on how to rapidly grow their user base, but the RSK platform allows businesses to build applications and scale using blockchain technology.    Through RSK’s solutions, startups can use blockchain to […]

ConsenSys Raises $450M Series D Funding as Leading Self-Custodial Wallet MetaMask Reaches Over 30 Million MAUs

Today, ConsenSys announced the close of a $450 million USD financing round, bringing its valuation to $7 billion USD. ParaFi Capital led this raise after participating in ConsenSys’ Series C round in November 2021. They were joined by new investors, including Temasek, SoftBank Vision Fund 2, Microsoft, Anthos Capital, Sound Ventures, and C Ventures. Series […]

Smart contract network RSK’s innovative RBTC token helps Filipinos save on bitcoin transactions

Secure smart contract network RSK announces that RBTC, a wrapped token that allows users to spend bitcoin on the RSK mainnet and Ethereum blockchain, will now be available to Filipinos. According to a report from Yahoo! Finance, Filipinos are among some of the most active cryptocurrency holders in the world, with an estimated 20% of […]

TZ APAC and BitPinas Successfully Organize First NFT-Minting Contest in the Philippines

BitPinas, a local crypto news publication, and TZ APAC, the leading adoption entity for the Tezos ecosystem in Asia, successfully organized #tezmasPH, the first ever NFT-minting contest in the Philippines. Twenty five Filipino artists submitted their entries all depicting how Filipinos celebrate its longest holiday – the Christmas season. BitPinas and TZ APAC, together with […]

Play-to-earn game Mighty Catcher with real and NFT prizes now in the PH

Play-to-earn games are taking the Philippines by storm. And Mighty Catcher, the first ever blockchain-based online mobile crane game, is joining the fray.   Mighty Catcher lets players try the game out for free and practice to their heart’s content before taking the dive and investing to start seriously earning. The virtual claw machine game […]

Smart contract platform RSK gets ready to bring Filipinos more of a new asset in stablecoins

Open-source smart contract platform RSK is excited to announce that it will help expand stablecoin options for Filipinos as the platform slowly expands its Philippine presence in the coming months.   Stablecoins are digital currencies whose value is pegged to assets like fiat currencies, precious metals, or even other cryptocurrencies. Stablecoin’s structure is as opposed […]

Mercury Hackathon 2021: All About NFTs

TL;DR ? Mercury Hackathon 2021 is a 6-week blockchain virtual hackathon hosted by Tribe and AngelHack, in association with Filecoin, IPFS & Flow that presents up to USD $120,000~ of prizes in FIL & FLOW tokens. Participants are invited to innovate and build projects on the Filecoin, IPFS or Flow protocol.   About the Hackathon AngelHack is proud to announce that […]