<h1>BitMEX Owners Give Bitcoin Core Dev $60,000 Grant</h1>


HDR Global Trading, which owns crypto exchange BitMEX, has given Bitcoin Core dev Michael Ford a $60,000 grant to “maintain the Bitcoin network and push code live.” Recently, in June, Ford become the fifth “Bitcoin maintainer,” meaning he has permission to merge new code to the actual Bitcoin codebase.

<h1>Tron Responds To Wave Field Community Scam Victims</h1>


Victims of the Wave Field Community Ponzi scheme, which operated on the Tron network, have accused Justin Sun and Tron of being complicit in the crypto scam by remaining silent while the operation played out. Now Sun and the network claim a warning was issued in January on its WeChat messaging group.