Tuesday, July 14, 2020

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Blockchain Code Can Fill in When Antitrust Law Fails

Technology and the law have traditionally been at odds, but with blockchain and antitrust policy there's potential for cooperation.

In Fintech, Fiat and Crypto Worlds Are Converging

Crypto firms and banks are partnering at scale, part of the broader democratization of payments systems around the world.

In the Wildcat Era of Stablecoins, Commercial Banks Have New Rails to Ride

Today's stablecoin market mirrors the “wildcat banking” era of the mid-1800s, when banks printed their own dollars. Like then, federal intervention is likely. Read the...

Venezuela Is a Testing Ground for Digital Dollarization (and Zelle Doesn’t Like It)

With their economy crumbling from hyperinflation, Venezuelans are finding new workarounds to get hold of digital dollars. Read the full story on Coindesk

If Crypto Is Anything Like Fixed-Income, It’s Going to Need a Fatter Textbook

Expect digital assets investing to mirror fixed income investing and become more specialized and complex over time, says our columnist. Read the full story on...

US Supreme Court’s Computer Fraud Ruling Has Big Implications for Crypto

The case, which turns on how to interpret the 1986 Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, could set precedents for crypto in the years ahead. Read...

Chris Burniske Predicts Two Possible Outcomes for the Future of Cryptocurrency

Chris Burniske, a partner of the Placeholder VC investment group predicts two possible outcomes for the future of cryptocurrency. And how these crypto-assets may...

Everyone Needs to Hold 1% of their Asset in Bitcoin, Virgin Galactic Chairman Says

Chamath Palihapitiya, chairman Virgin Galactic recently said everyone needs to hold 1% of their asset in Bitcoin as insurance. According to Palihapitiya, Bitcoin serves...

Retail Investors May Be Eyeing Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies, Here’s Why

Retail investors have shown a higher level of interest in cryptos and therefore may be eyeing Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Interestingly, their interest has...

Tom Lee: Bitcoin Will Reach $40K Before Dow Jones Hits 40000 Points

In the race between stock market index Dow Jones and leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin, which of these can get to 40,000 first? Tom Lee, Fundstrat...

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Low-Cap Index Hits All-Time High as Small Cryptocurrencies Rally

A novel index of 50 low-capitalization cryptocurrencies made new all-time highs as it continues to outperform bitcoin.

The Real Story Behind Tesla’s Crazy Rally

As Elon Musk settles into being richer than Warren Buffett, NLW looks at what is driving the Tesla stock rally.

Google Searches for Chainlink Hits Record High as Link Token Rallies

Have you googled Chainlink lately? You're far from the only one, according to new data.

Blockchain Bites: It’s Never Been Harder to Mine Bitcoin

Bitcoin's mining difficulty is at a record high, Singapore's CBDC may find commercial use and Chinese companies are going in on Filecoin.

Polkadot’s Inaugural Vote Could Expand DOT Supply by 1000x

The first vote on Polkadot will be to see whether the DOT supply should be redenominated by a "logical" 100x or even by 1000x.