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Crypto exchange Coinbase is turning towards ‘decentralization’ in future products
Coinbase, among other centralized exchanges, are acknowledging a need for decentralization in the future.
Bitcoin block times hit lowest point in 10 years after China mining ban
Bitcoin reached its slowest block time in 10 years on June 27th indicating a clear consequence of China’s mining ban.
Solana: How a unique consensus design powers the 65,000 tps, developer-friendly blockchain
Solana points to key innovations that make it fast and cheap for developers to build dApps on.
Data shows Bitcoin is relatively ‘cheap’ at these prices, “best to buy” time for new investors
Dan Morehead, the CEO of Pantera, believes that Bitcoin is “cheap” when compared to the price trend over the last 11 years according to their June investor report.
U.S. SEC asks institutions to consider these 4 factors before trading Bitcoin
The SEC and CFTC put out a bulletin outlining what they believe are risks that investors should factor before entering the Bitcoin futures market.
Why Mexico’s ‘Club Necaxa’ is selling 1% of itself as an Ethereum NFT
Club Necaxa owner, Al Tylis, spoke with CryptoSlate about working on selling a 1% stake in the club through an NFT.
How ‘Flashbots’ fighting MEV extraction help the Ethereum network
Flashbots, a research and development organization backed by Paradigm, is focused on fighting the downside of current miner extractable value (MEV) extraction strategies.
Ethereum GAS prices fall below $1—here’s two reasons why
GAS prices fell to the lowest in months. Here's two leading factors for the drop.
Mexican Football Federation stops Liga MX team from selling a stake in a NFT
The Mexican Football Federation does not want a Liga MX team, Necaxa, to sell a 1% ownership stake in the team as part of a $1.3M NFT.
Early Ethereum designer to host DeFi Whiteboarding Weekend in the Bay Area
The event will mark a return to in-person collaboration for the DeFi community.
JPMorgan says Bitcoin’s true value is $35,000 amid price crash
JPMorgan has recently taken a positive approach to Bitcoin.
How decentralized exchange can benefit from the aftermath of the Robinhood saga
Since the apex of the GameStop saga, Robinhood has acknowledged its capital issues, raised $3.4 billion, and its co-CEO Vlad Tenev has called for the end of T+2 settlement.
How Robinhood halting GameStop trades led to DeFi and crypto recognition
Robinhood’s shutdown of GameStop stock trading via its platform has led to a massive public uproar.
Amid threats of a ban, TikTok continues to fight deepfakes with AI and blockchain tech
China’s ByteDance and its extremely popular social media app TikTok are in turmoil in the US as President Trump has threatened to ban the application if a merger with a US company, namely Microsoft, does not occur by September 15th.
Understanding presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg’s plan for cryptocurrency regulation
On Wednesday, Democratic presidential candidates participated in the last debate before the Nevada caucuses on Saturday.
Bitcoin consensus mechanisms explained: Byzantine fault-tolerance
For a long time, most applications used traditional centralized databases to manage their data.
Vitalik Buterin: “Microsoft has embraced the open community of blockchain developers” on Ethereum
On May 7th, Microsoft announced the Azure Blockchain Service, a tool that helps developers and companies create, deploy, and manage blockchain networks.
Zcash Solves GDPR Compliance with Shielded Addresses and P4 Protocol
Zcash, one of the first privacy coin to leverage zero-knowledge proofs, is further cementing its vision of privacy-protection by engineering its blockchain in a way that is GDPR compliant by “default.” Primer on GDPR The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the European Union’s regulation protecting personal data and privacy; its goal is to return personal data […]
Decentralized Databases Could Address Blockchain’s Scalability Issues
Blockchains are slow and bottlenecked by limited scalability.