AI

In a landmark move, the European Union’s parliament has greenlit the world’s pioneering comprehensive regulatory framework to govern the burgeoning realm of artificial intelligence (AI). This groundbreaking legislation, known as the EU AI Act, sets forth a nuanced categorization…

In a landmark move, Tennessee recently introduced the Ensuring Likeness Voice and Image Security (ELVIS) Act, aimed at safeguarding individuals’ voice, image, and likeness against exploitation through artificial intelligence (AI). The bill, receiving unanimous bipartisan support…

The Indian government has recently issued an advisory, emphasizing the necessity for tech companies to seek government approval before releasing new artificial intelligence (AI) tools to the public. This directive, unveiled by the Indian IT ministry…

Blockchain & DeFi

The recent exit of Binance from Nigeria has sent ripples through the country’s cryptocurrency community, evoking both concerns and prospects for the future. Local stakeholders within the crypto sphere have expressed dismay over the prohibition of Binance’s naira operations, highlighting potential repercussions on the livelihoods of Nigerian citizens and the looming specter of increased youth…

The decentralized finance (DeFi) sector hit a significant milestone on March 9 as the total value locked (TVL) in DeFi protocols soared past $100 billion, indicating renewed enthusiasm in the crypto market. However, this achievement still lags behind the record high of $189 billion set in November 2021.  The TVL in DeFi protocols skyrocketed to…

Bitcoin Dogs, the groundbreaking project heralding the world’s premiere Initial Coin Offering (ICO) on the Bitcoin Blockchain, is entering its final phase as it approaches the conclusion of its presale, with just seven days remaining. Within a remarkably short timeframe of fewer than 23 days, the project has successfully raised over $8.1 million primarily through…

In a bid to nurture burgeoning crypto startups, Tencent Cloud, the cloud services wing of the Chinese titan Tencent, has penned a pivotal memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ras Al Khaimah Digital Asset Oasis (RAK DAO), an emblem of the United Arab Emirates’ crypto-centric free economic zone. On March 7, RAK DAO disclosed the signing…