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Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin states “there’s a lot of subtleties involved” with addressing governance
Vitalik Buterin recently published his feedback on Nathan Schneider’s article, in which the Professor of Media Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder addressed potential limitations surrounding cryptoeconomic approaches to blockchain governance.
Billionaire who shorted 2008 crisis has a bleak warning for Bitcoin (BTC)
Billionaire hedge fund manager John Paulson, notorious for making a fortune betting against the US housing market, thinks that cryptocurrencies, lacking intrinsic value, will eventually become worthless.
Bitcoin could fall to $15,000, says Guggenheim chairman who predicted 50% dip in May
Scott Minerd, chairman and chief investment officer of asset management giant Guggenheim Investments, said the crypto market’s ongoing slump is still far from over as Bitcoin could slide as low as $15,000.
No shilling Dogecoin or Shiba Inu? How TikTok’s crypto ban helps the space
Celebrities shilling meme coins like Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, and Baby Doge Coin became a recurring theme throughout 2020 as the crypto markets rose.
The crypto market doesn’t care about Dogecoin shill Elon Musk’s tweets anymore
It appears that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is gradually losing his influence over the cryptocurrency market, judging by the lack of any meaningful impact on prices his crypto-focused tweets are making lately.
Why this crypto VC bet on DeFi cross-chain liquidity tool Unbound Finance
Paul Veradittakit, a partner at crypto venture fund Pantera Capital, explained why the team invested in cross-chain liquidity protocol Unbound Finance in a post yesterday.
Nothing will ‘stop’ Bitcoin in El Salvador, says President after IMF, World Bank criticism
President Bukele said nothing can stop Bitcoin from seeing widespread adoption in El Salvador, and he sees no scenario in which it can be stopped.
Ripple (XRP) director tries to dispel the ‘centralized banker coin’ myth
Director of Developer Relations at Ripple, Matt Hamilton, set the record straight on XRP and the XRP Ledger.
Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson says Tether is a “faith based” crypto
Input Output Global CEO Charles Hoskinson said in a recent ask-me-anything (AMA) Tether relies on faith, rather than impartial systems, making it counter to cryptocurrency ideals.
Holder of 92,000 BTC explains why energy concerns aren’t Bitcoin’s biggest threat
Michael Saylor discussed what he perceives as the biggest risk to Bitcoin, and it’s not to do with environmental, social, or governance (ESG) factors.
Legal expert says Tether and Binance Coin (BNB) are likely picks for SEC lawsuit
Attorney Jeremy Hogan gave his legal assessment of the top five cryptocurrencies naming Tether and Binance Coin as at risk on the “SEC danger rating.” Hogan has been covering the SEC vs.
Banks won’t exist in ten years unless they change their business model
The issues plaguing the financial world―whether centralized finance, insurance, lending or other assets — all come back to human error.
Dutch economic advisor calls for a Bitcoin ban
An official of the Central Planning Bureau (CPB), an independent, publicly financed policy arm that advises the government of the Netherlands, said today that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies should be banned in the country.
German bank that went nearly bankrupt in 2019 says Bitcoin is ‘wishful thinking’
Last week’s crypto market meltdown has proved yet again that “the value of Bitcoin is entirely based on wishful thinking,” according to a research note recently published by Deutsche Bank analysts.
British MP says Ethereum ‘flippening’ is taking place, calls for a ‘safe space’ for crypto
In the Queen’s Speech debate, Member of the UK Parliament Tom Tugendhat argued that the Treasury needs to pick up the pace and open up to crypto.
Greenpeace USA stops accepting Bitcoin donations due to environmental concerns
The American arm of Greenpeace, a non-governmental multinational environmental organization, has stopped accepting donations in Bitcoin (BTC) amid growing concerns about the crypto’s impact on the world’s ecology, it told Financial Times yesterday.
Elon Musk’s latest Dogecoin ‘trolling’ isn’t impressing the crypto community
Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk argued on Twitter today that Dogecoin (DOGE) can beat Bitcoin (BTC) “hands down,” with just one small condition—almost every DOGE’s fundamental aspect needs to change, effectively turning it into a different token altogether.
Warren Buffett’s ‘right-hand man’ says Bitcoin is “disgusting”
Charlie Munger, vice chairman of American holding company Berkshire Hathaway, lambasted Bitcoin during the firm’s annual shareholder meeting yesterday, calling it a “disgusting” financial product that was invented “out of thin air.” “Of course I hate the Bitcoin success,” said during a Q&A session, adding, “I don’t welcome a currency that’s so useful to kidnappers […]
Bitcoin critic Peter Schiff says both the American economy and US dollar are going to crash
Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital and a well-known critic of Bitcoin, went full-on doomsayer mode yesterday with predictions of everything collapsing—the United States dollar, the American economy, and, of course, Bitcoin (BTC).