The Sandbox price is up over 16% today, making it the biggest Metaverse gainer on CoinmMarketCap this Christmas Day. After their successful Alpha season one launch, The Sandbox is gearing up for their second Alpha season that will be announced soon. Let’s take a closer look at The Sandbox and its cryptocurrency SAND and see why the price is rising so much today.
The Financial Crimes Investigation Board (MASAK) has fined Binance Turkey 8 million lira (nearly $750,000) after the crypto exchange failed the financial watchdog’s audit for monitoring Anti-Money Laundering (AML) compliance.
Smart contracts programs across a decentralized network of nodes can be executed on modern blockchains like Ethereum. Smart contracts are becoming more popular and valuable, making them a more appealing target for attackers. Several smart contracts have been targeted by hackers in recent years.
Crypto airdrops cause a great deal of excitement in their communities, but don’t often make headlines. In this case, however, a token airdrop led to a frenzy which was felt across the ecosystem.
Since November 9, 2021, or 46 days ago, transaction fees on the Ethereum network have been cut by more than half the rate they were on that day. At the time, the average fee to move ethereum was $62.84 per transfer and since then, the fees have dropped 62.85% to $23.34 per transaction.
Blockchain and crypto assets have made tremendous strides in 2021 in virtually every way. The current year did not necessarily get off to an amazing start for the global crypto asset space. Nonetheless, the digital assets managed to make a mark.