More games with no losers are coming to Ethereum (kind of).PoolTogether, the lossless lottery on Ethereum that’s meant to gamify savings, is releasing its v3 today at 16:00 UTC. The site, first launched in June 2019, makes it so one player wins all the yield earned on many...
Hodl Hodl announced a P2P lending service, with no KYC requirements. Ant Group is continuing to research and release blockchain-based services. And what people are saying following PayPal’s crypto market entrance.Top shelfBitcoin buysFollowing a wave of institutional bitcoin buys, crypto custodian Hex Trust and multinational payments gateway Sia have partnered...
We’re obsessed with wanting to draw rational relationships between the price of crypto tokens and the value behind them. There is no shortage of viewpoints from analysts, entrepreneurs, developers, pundits or investors on this question. Just google “crypto tokens valuation metrics” and you will see the variety of...
BitTorrent is going through another transformation. Announced Thursday, the peer-to-peer platform plans to acquire blockchain-based esports streaming service DLive.tv, which will be migrated – along with existing BitTorrent services – into a newly formed entity, BitTorrent X.DLive was selected as part of BitTorrents’ attempt to pivot its core...
Hodl Hodl, a non-custodial bitcoin exchange, is launching a lending product. The exchange claims it will be “the first true bitcoin DeFi” (decentralized finance) product.Starting this month, bitcoiners can borrow USDT, USDC, PAX or DAI stablecoins in a peer-to-peer fashion, without going through know-your-customer (KYC) procedures, leaving their...
Bitcoin (BTC) was higher, following through on the upside after Wednesday’s 7.4% jump to a new 2020 high. It was the biggest single-day increase in almost three months. The surge past $12,000, with prices now around $13,000, came after the consumer payments giant PayPal announced it would allow its 346...
As Jack Ma's Ant Group gets Hong Kong approval for its $30 billion IPO, it's rolled out a blockchain platform aimed to protect users content.
Raiffeisen's stablecoin project is becoming blockchain-agnostic, adding interoperability tech from Bitpanda and the ​Technical University of Vienna.
Collider Labs has raised $1 million to be invested in early-stage blockchain and cryptocurrency startups.In an announcement Thursday, the venture builder said the raise had brought on board several notable limited partners including Efficient Frontier CTO Alon Elmaliah and Follow Seed Founding Partner Andrey Shirben.Collider provides funding...
Predicting the blockchain future is easy. Knowing when to try is hard.I’m going to talk about the future of the internet and blockchain technology, but first, let’s talk about noise-cancelling headphones.John Wolpert is the group executive in charge of enterprise mainnet at ConsenSys AG and the chair of...