Tom Carreras

Tom Carreras
Costa Rica

Tom Carreras

Journalist
Costa Rica
Tom bought his first satoshis in early 2020 and is very much enjoying the ride. He’s published some novels, holds a degree in books from McGill, and is now on a mission to help everyday people get to grips with crypto.
  • MakerDAO Should “Seriously Consider Preparing” for DAI Depeg: Founder

    News

    The U.S. Treasury Department’s sanctions against Tornado Cash have led MakerDAO founder Rune Christensen to believe that the DAI creator is endangered by its $3.5 billion worth of USDC collateral....

  • Curve Finance Exploited in Ongoing Attack

    News

    DeFi protocol Curve is currently being exploited through its frontend. Over $573,000 has already been taken by the attacker. Curve Frontend Exploited Curve Finance is being exploited. According to Paradigm...

  • Tether, Circle Pledge Support for Proof-of-Stake Ethereum

    Business

    Neither USDT nor USDC will be backed by reserves on a potential Ethereum Proof-of-Work fork, Tether and Circle announced today. Proof-of-Stake Ethereum Solidifies Support Ethereum’s potential Proof-of-Work fork is failing...

  • “A Major Policy Issue”: Circle CEO Criticizes Tornado Cash Sanctions

    News

    Circle quickly complied with the U.S. Treasury’s decision to sanction Tornado Cash, but its CEO is calling on industry leaders to establish a privacy-enabling policy framework. Circle CEO Comments on...

  • DeBridge Team Foils Possible Lazarus Group Cyberattack

    News

    North Korean hacking syndicate Lazarus Group is thought to be behind a failed cyberattack on deBridge Finance yesterday. Close Call A suspected hacking attempt from North Korean cybercriminals has been...

  • Nomad Hackers Return $22M Following Bridge Attack

    News

    About $22 million has been returned to cross-chain bridge Nomad after an easily-replicable exploit allowed multiple hackers to steal funds from the protocol on Monday. Nomad Recovers Funds From $190M...

  • Brevan Howard Subsidiary Raises $1B for Crypto Fund

    Business

    Brevan Howard Asset Management subsidiary BH Digital has reportedly raised $1 billion from institutional investors for its crypto strategies and is still accepting further investments. Brevan Howard Crypto Arm Raises...

  • Uniswap DAO Considers Creating Uniswap Foundation

    News

    The Uniswap DAO is discussing the possibility of creating an independent Uniswap Foundation to work alongside Uniswap Labs on growing the protocol. Uniswap Foundation Proposal A new governance body for...