Archive for October 7th, 2020

DeFi is where the growth is: Pantera Capital 

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DeFi is where the growth is: Pantera Capital 

With many speculating the future of DeFi, given the rapid growth in the ecosystem, investment firm, Pantera Capital has announced that its Digital Asset Fund will actively invest into DeFi assets more, as Pantera Capital believed that DeFi was the future of finance and the sector is expected to grow as crypto prices go up.  […]

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Congress’ renewed attack on Big Tech may clear the field for decentralization

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Congress’ renewed attack on Big Tech may clear the field for decentralization

On Tuesday, a House subcommittee put out a massive report that places Big Tech in the crosshairs of major antitrust reforms. The four firms at the center of the report — Apple, Google, Facebook and Amazon — have been in hot water with Congress for some time. But while the tone of the recent conversation […]

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Bitcoin SV, EOS, Ontology Price Analysis: 07 October

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Bitcoin SV, EOS, Ontology Price Analysis: 07 October

Bitcoin SV was likely to see bearish pressure mount on the asset as it straddled a level of support. EOS was forming a bearish pattern but registered remarkable gains on the back of positive fundamental developments. Ontology was trading just above support, and the trading volumes suggested a potential drop for ONT as well. Bitcoin […]

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How Blockchain Social Media Will Topple Zuckerberg – Cointelegraph Magazine

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How Blockchain Social Media Will Topple Zuckerberg – Cointelegraph Magazine

Big tech isn’t just big anymore. It’s grown into a ravenous Cthulhu-esque beast with its tentacles wrapped around almost every data point in our lives. But in the light of a House Judiciary report determining that “Facebook’s monopoly power is firmly entrenched and unlikely to be eroded by competitive pressure from new entrants or existing […]

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No DeFi Bubble, But Merely ‘a Blip’

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No DeFi Bubble, But Merely ‘a Blip’

Source: Adobe/Embrace of Beauty Despite people arguing that a bubble is currently deflating in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space, the popular author and crypto venture capitalist Chris Burniske suggested remembering 2017 to get a better perspective of what a bubble really is. Burniske, who is a partner in the crypto-focused venture capital firm Placeholder, argued […]

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Coinbase Users Lose $25K On Yearn.Finance Since DeFi Token’s Debut

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Coinbase Users Lose $25K On Yearn.Finance Since DeFi Token’s Debut

Timing when to buy in crypto or any market is a difficult task. Eager DeFi investors learned this the hard way if they rushed to buy Yearn.Finance (YFI) the moment it was listed on Coinbase. From that moment on, its been almost nothing but downside since, leaving anyone who bought that “top” with a $25K […]

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Low Volatility Index Suggests Huge Bitcoin Price Move Incoming: History in Favor of the Bulls?

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Low Volatility Index Suggests Huge Bitcoin Price Move Incoming: History in Favor of the Bulls?

Bitcoin has had a slow last few weeks, that’s for sure. It appears that the cryptocurrency is trading within a narrow range, unable to swing convincingly in either direction. This is reflected in its historic volatility, which has been falling quite a bit. In fact, it’s currently at a point where, usually, a huge move […]

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BMW Korea Goes Blockchain: Reward Program Inbound

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BMW Korea Goes Blockchain: Reward Program Inbound

One of the world’s largest car manufacturers and a household name, BMW, has announced plans to launch a blockchain-based reward program in South Korea. The country will be the first to see the new platform before a potential global rollout. BMW Korea Goes Blockchain BMW is arguably one of the most popular car manufacturing brands. […]

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Chainlink Oracles to Power Orion’s Brokerage and Aggregated Exchange Services

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Chainlink Oracles to Power Orion’s Brokerage and Aggregated Exchange Services

[PRESS RELEASE] Orion, an ambitious defi project aiming at pooling the liquidity available on both centralized and decentralized exchanges, has partnered with Chainlink to bolster its offering with reliable price feeds. The oracles will enhance its aggregated exchange and decentralized brokerage functionalities. Chainlink’s Oracles to Make Orion Shine Brighter Orion is developing a trading terminal […]

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How Investors in Ripple Lawsuit Tripped Themselves

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How Investors in Ripple Lawsuit Tripped Themselves

Brad Garlinghouse. Source: a video screenshot Ripple, a California-based blockchain startup focusing on the banking sector, and its CEO Brad Garlinghouse, seem to have won a battle in court, though the investors can still proceed with one cause of action. However, the judge suggested that the plaintiff contradicted himself, causing specific claims to be dismissed. […]

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