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MakerDAO Foundation Plots Its Own Demise
by Brady Dale on April 3, 2020 at 10:11 pm
The MakerDAO Foundation is getting serious about its planned obsolescence. A governance call Thursday laid out founder Rune Christensen’s three pillars of full decentralization.
BIS Researchers Say Coronavirus Could Spur Central Banks to Adopt Digital Payments
by Danny Nelson on April 3, 2020 at 9:17 pm
BIS researchers think COVID-19 may accelerate the adoption of digital payments and sharpen the debate over central bank digital currencies.
How Blockchain Tech Can Make Coronavirus Relief More Effective
by Stephanie Hurder on April 3, 2020 at 7:34 pm
Smart contracts and distributed ledgers can bring accountability and certainty to coronavirus relief efforts, says economist Stephanie Hurder.
SEC Charges 2 With Fraudulent Water-Backed Token Sale
by Danny Nelson on April 3, 2020 at 7:33 pm
The SEC charged a former Texas pastor and his wife for allegedly defrauding hundreds of investors through an alkaline water-backed cryptocurrency TeshuaCoin.
R3 Teams With Custodian Hex Trust to Help Asian Banks Sell Security Tokens
by Nathan DiCamillo on April 3, 2020 at 7:18 pm
Hong Kong-based Hex Trust is partnering with the enterprise blockchain company to offer banking clients another option for issuing security tokens.
Will DeFi Matter in a Post-Coronavirus World? Feat. Matt Luongo
by Nathaniel Whittemore on April 3, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Keep Project founder Matt Luongo discusses launching a bridge between bitcoin and ethereum as well as what the world looks like for BTC and DeFi after COVID-19.
Binance Donated $2.4M in Coronavirus Medical Supplies; CZ Pledges More
by Danny Nelson on April 3, 2020 at 6:20 pm
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao said his exchange had donated $2.4 million in crypto to buying medical supplies to fight the novel coronavirus outbreak, and plans to donate up to $5 million total.
Ether-Bitcoin Price Volatility Spread Hits 4-Month Low
by Omkar Godbole on April 3, 2020 at 5:55 pm
Some cryptocurrencies are hairier rides than others. But there may not be much difference in price volatility between the top two in the months ahead.
Blockchain Gaming, Messaging Apps See User Growth Amid Coronavirus Lockdowns
by Brady Dale on April 3, 2020 at 5:38 pm
Coronavirus lockdowns have led to a relative surge in a small corner of the cryptocurrency space: its more casual and entertaining end.
Looking for a Safe Haven Digital Asset? Try Gold
by Olga Feldmeier on April 3, 2020 at 4:05 pm
Gold has traditionally been a safe place to invest during market turmoil. Now there’s an even better version: tokenized gold, says the CEO of Smart Valor, a European exchange.
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