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Watch Out Bears, Crypto’s Only Getting Started: Coinbase CTO

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Advertisement Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan ignited a Twitter firestorm yesterday when he tweeted that while 63% of the world’s adults own smartphones, only 8% of those in the U.S. and less than 1% worldwide  own cryptocurrency, indicating there is a potential user base that is 60 times larger than the existing user base. Some agreed Read More

Farting Unicorn Sparks Legal Battle Between Local Artist And Elon Musk

2 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Farting Unicorn Sparks Legal Battle Between Local Artist And Elon Musk
By Kelly Werthmann DENVER (CBS4) — A Colorado potter is in an argument with Elon Musk over a farting unicorn. Yes, you read that right. Tom Edwards makes unique and playful pottery from his home studio in Evergreen. One of his creations takes a mythical aim at electric cars, and it’s turned him into an Read More

Since Twitter Won’t Stop Crypto Scammers, These Services Will

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Since Twitter Won’t Stop Crypto Scammers, These Services Will
Security One of the most maddening things about lookalike Twitter scammers has been Twitter’s unwillingness to do anything about them. It’s not a complex problem to solve, and yet for months the micro-blogging service has prevaricated while the gullible public has given their ether away to flagrant scammers. A couple of third party services have Read More

Bitmex to VIPs: Bitcoin Won’t Replace Fiat, Just a ‘Useful Niche,’ Enthusiasts ‘Naive’

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitmex to VIPs: Bitcoin Won’t Replace Fiat, Just a ‘Useful Niche,’ Enthusiasts ‘Naive’
Op-Ed Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (Bitmex) released proprietary research reportedly geared toward their VIPs. Researchers find bitcoin core’s (BTC) deflationary aspects interesting for speculation and as a “payment system,” but predict it will ultimately not usurp government paper, describing the BTC phenomenon as simply a “useful niche,” and those who “think Bitcoin would result in a Read More

The Crypto Community Isn’t Sad or Surprised By R3’s Reported Woes

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on The Crypto Community Isn’t Sad or Surprised By R3’s Reported Woes
Distributed ledger startup R3 is reportedly running low on cash – and judging by the social media response, the crypto-community isn’t showing much sympathy. Fortune reported Thursday that R3 is facing a cash crunch, coming just over a year after the company announced a $107 million funding round to “bring blockchain services to the financial Read More

If you want answers, Kanye’s anemic ‘Ye’ is going to leave you with more questions

1 month ago admin2 Comments Off on If you want answers, Kanye’s anemic ‘Ye’ is going to leave you with more questions
On Friday, June 1, Kanye West debuted his sort-of-surprise, sort-of-self-titled eighth studio album, ye, at a star-studded listening party at Diamond Cross ranch in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The 7-track album clocks in at just 23-minutes, his shortest yet, and features cover art West reportedly snapped on his iPhone on his way to the party. The Read More

Second Class Citizens or a False Narrative? The Non-Mining Node Debate Heats Up

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Second Class Citizens or a False Narrative? The Non-Mining Node Debate Heats Up
Technology Over the past few months, there has been an ongoing theoretical and ideological debate concerning the difference between mining nodes and non-mining nodes, and whether or not one set of nodes is more important than the other. The ongoing argument between BCH proponents and BTC supporters often leads to the node debate as to Read More

Malaysians are routing cash and logistics support through Facebook so they can go home and vote

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Malaysians are routing cash and logistics support through Facebook so they can go home and vote
As Malaysia heads to the polls today (May 9 local time), some voters will have beaten long odds to cast their ballots. Malaysians around the world have used social media in recent days to spontaneously form volunteer networks to generate funds, transport postal ballots, pool car rides, and otherwise go to extraordinary lengths to cast Read More

Bad Checks: Twitter’s Identity Crisis Is Costing Users More Than Bitcoin

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bad Checks: Twitter’s Identity Crisis Is Costing Users More Than Bitcoin
Trust, but verify. Borrowed from a Russian writer, it’s one of crypto’s most widely embraced slogans, though one that’s becoming even more relevant on social media, where battling factions bent on promoting the next great high-tech investment are now turning the very symbols meant to protect users against them. Whether it’s an account impersonating the world’s largest Read More

Coinbase Uses Crypto Winter to Expand – Acquires Decentralized Wallet Startup

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Coinbase Uses Crypto Winter to Expand – Acquires Decentralized Wallet Startup
News Crypto winter? What crypto winter! The exchange arguably most responsible for onboarding bitcoin investors, Coinbase, has not allowed sour price levels to keep them complacent, conservative. Instead, they’ve maintained a breakneck pace, forming a venture capital fund, hiring top executive talent, and now they’re gobbling up competitors such as Cipher Browser. Also read: Russian Court Read More