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Mati Greenspan discusses DeFi casinos, the Bitcoin bull case, and how global banks are “bleeding”
In a recent interview with community-driven crypto edutainment channel Cryptonites, cryptocurrency investor and Quantum Economics founder Mati Greenspan shared his thoughts on the current trends and topics of discussion in the crypto market, such as the rise of DeFi, the rise of Bitcoin, and even some important takeaways for budding crypto traders.
South Korean regulators are not excited about Ethereum NFTs
If you happened to drop by the crypto space on social media in recent weeks, NFTs, short for non-fungible tokens, look to be the latest Ethereum-based assets that are steadily gaining at both popularity and price.
The short and sad story of $FEW, an unsuccessful attempt to recreate $MEME
A group of around 50 crypto influencers was busted in an unsuccessful attempt to pump $FEW after screenshots of their closed Telegram group surfaced on Twitter.
Tokenize the World: A Framework for Digital Assets
The Digital Imperative It is clear today, and certainly more so than even just six months ago, that organizations need to grasp the generational urgency of digitization.
If you’ve browsed Crypto Twitter over recent weeks, you likely know of a project called MEME.
Ripple co-founder moves $115m worth of XRP – sparking fears of a selloff
The massive hype surrounding Ripple’s XRP token throughout 2017 created an enormous community that carried over into 2018 and 2019, but this community of investors appears to have been dissolving as of late.
Survey shows 40% of DeFi traders can’t understand smart contracts
There’s a high chance that most yield farmers and DeFi traders may not have the technical prowess to read and independently audit the underlying smart contracts of such platforms, according to the results of a survey held by CoinGecko.
Last week, the decentralized exchange Uniswap shocked the crypto world when it released its own token, UNI.
Top VC says amid 40% drop: the fundamentals for Ethereum have never been better
It’s been a bloodbath in the DeFi market over recent days.
US banks can hold reserves backing crypto stablecoins
In a fundamentally important development for the cryptocurrency industry, the US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) said today that national banks and federal savings associations are legally allowed to hold the currency “reserves” that back stablecoins.
Aglive launches farm-to-consumer blockchain-based app to tackle food fraud
Aglive, an Australian product traceability platform, has launched a blockchain-based mobile app that will allow consumers to see the source and journey of the products they consume.
Charles Hoskinson lays down the path for Cardano governance
In his latest YouTube video, Charles Hoskinson, the CEO of IOHK, laid out the long and treacherous road they had to take to create a solid foundation for Cardano’s governance.
Yearn.finance’s governance token (YFI) has been hit hard by the recent downtrend seen across the aggregated cryptocurrency market, with the token now trading down nearly 50 percent from where it was at its peak.
The new DeFi market where users can sell jpgs and gifs for thousands in Ethereum
In 2017, CryptoKitties became one of the most popular applications on Ethereum.
Ethereum Classic is partnering with security firms to prevent further 51% attacks
Ethereum Classic (ETC) Labs — the code maintainer and non-profit behind the Ethereum fork — announced its partnership with two cybersecurity firms to prevent the repeated 51% attacks that the Ethereum Classic network suffers from.
The venerable yield farming project that popularized food coins, Yam Finance (YAM), is finally back after a few weeks of hiatus.
Here’s how the Norwegian Government now indirectly holds over 570 Bitcoin
Bitcoin adoption has already reached the high coffers of the Norwegian government, albeit in an indirect manner.
Since September 12, the price of Yearn.finance (YFI) dropped from $43,937 to as low as $26,222.
As much as it may be looked down on in the “real world,” the crypto industry is full of copycats.
Even after parabolic rally, top crypto VC thinks Ethereum DeFi isn’t overvalued
It’s clear excess and euphoria is starting to seep into Ethereum’s DeFi space.
Ethereum network congestion rockets as ETH supply moves into smart contracts
The Ethereum network has been placed under immense pressure to handle significant demand for its blockspace, with users interacting with smart contracts, DEXs, and AMMs directing massive transactional volume to the network.
Earlier this week, leading decentralized exchange Uniswap shocked the crypto world when it released the UNI token after months of anticipation.
If you’ve been following decentralized finance at all over recent weeks, you likely know of the so-called “food coins.” It ostensibly began with Yam Finance, an Ethereum-based coin that introduced the idea of “fair farming” or “stakedrops” to DeFi, along with the concept of having cryptocurrencies branded by emojis of food items.