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Decentralization Philosophy – Does Crypto Still Need Catalysts?
by Adam B. Levine on February 23, 2020 at 2:30 pm
Andreas M. Antonopoulos joins the show this week to discuss the organizational and organic structures of decentralization and to wonder whether crypto even needs Satoshi-like catalysts now that the fire of blockchain burns bright.
‘Pandora’s Box, but for Freedom’: Author Isaiah Jackson on Bitcoin’s Impact
by Leigh Cuen on February 22, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Leigh Cuen is joined by author Isaiah Jackson to talk about financial discrimination and the value bitcoin can offer minority communities.
Here’s Why Interest Rates on Cryptocurrencies Could Be a Game-Changer
by Christine Kim on February 22, 2020 at 11:15 am
The growth in crypto lending platforms is giving birth to a new type of valuation metric: interest rates.
When Money Becomes Programmable – Part 1
by Michael J. Casey on February 22, 2020 at 10:25 am
We may be moving us toward a model of programmable money that incorporates an automated internal governance of common resources and encourages collaboration among communities.
Sweden’s Central Bank Finally Embraces DLT, but Only in Simulation Mode
by Danny Nelson on February 21, 2020 at 9:00 pm
Riksbank's e-krona pilot will run on distributed ledger tech, but the entire project will be operated as only a simulation through at least 2021.
Alleged Crypto Capital Operator Faces New Wire Fraud Charge
by Nikhilesh De on February 21, 2020 at 8:32 pm
Reginald Fowler, an alleged operator of Crypto Capital, was indicted on wire fraud Friday, adding to four previous charges he already faced.
Why Today’s Crypto Exchange Leaders Are Powerful, but Not Inevitable
by Nathaniel Whittemore on February 21, 2020 at 8:00 pm
As crypto asks why prices shot down, the power and influence of exchanges are at the center of the conversation.
Wikipedia Co-Founder Says Crypto Integration Would Be ‘Completely Insane’
by Paddy Baker on February 21, 2020 at 6:50 pm
Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales said Friday he has not seen a crypto use case convincing enough to integrate one into the platform.
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Did Coronavirus Originate in America? Chinese Media Pushes Conspiracy
by William Ebbs on February 24, 2020 at 12:11 am
Are American authorities mistaking the deadly coronavirus for influenza? Chinese media reports shocking claims. The post Did Coronavirus Originate in America? Chinese Media Pushes Conspiracy appeared first on CCN.com
Dow Futures Crash 520 Points as China Makes Shocking Coronavirus Confession
by Francois Aure on February 23, 2020 at 11:50 pm
Dow futures dropped sharply after a weekend of terrible coronavirus headlines sparked risk-off flight out of the stock market. The post Dow Futures Crash 520 Points as China Makes Shocking Coronavirus Confession appeared first on CCN.com
PS5 and Xbox Series X Should Just Abandon Exclusives
by William Worrall on February 23, 2020 at 10:00 pm
According to a Twitter poll, affordable price is the most important factor for gamers in most electronics purchases. But the surprising factor is that exclusive games actually came in at the bottom of the list of priorities. The post PS5 and Xbox Series X Should Just Abandon Exclusives appeared first on CCN.com
The Witcher’s Netflix Success Proves CD Projekt Red Made a Big Mistake
by Jasmine Henry on February 23, 2020 at 8:00 pm
The Witcher developer CD Projekt Red completely missed its chance to capitalize on the massive hype for the Netflix series. The post The Witcher’s Netflix Success Proves CD Projekt Red Made a Big Mistake appeared first on CCN.com
Apple Vs. Samsung: Who’s The Biggest Coronavirus Loser?
by Valerie Medleva on February 23, 2020 at 7:00 pm
Coronavirus continues to make global headlines and hamper a number of companies with business operations in China. But how does the deadly epidemic impact the world's leading tech giants – Apple and Samsung? The post Apple Vs. Samsung: Who’s The Biggest Coronavirus Loser? appeared first on CCN.com
Peter Schiff Says Bitcoin Will Hit $3,000 Before Gold Does. He’s Wrong.
by W. E. Messamore on February 23, 2020 at 5:53 pm
Euro Pacific chief Peter Schiff says bitcoin is in a bubble and will crash to $3,000 before spot gold surges to that level. He's wrong. The post Peter Schiff Says Bitcoin Will Hit $3,000 Before Gold Does. He’s Wrong. appeared first on CCN.com
Bernie Sanders Is the Next In Line and That’s Good News for Trump
by W. E. Messamore on February 23, 2020 at 5:30 pm
Bernie Sanders may actually be winning the Democratic primary for the same reason Hillary Clinton won the last time around. It could be that he was simply next in line. The post Bernie Sanders Is the Next In Line and That’s Good News for Trump appeared first on CCN.com
GameStop’s Aggressive Sales Tactics Won’t Save It From Imminent Doom
by William Worrall on February 23, 2020 at 4:00 pm
GameStop is going down and they totally deserve everything that happens to them, unlike their employees who certainly don't. The post GameStop’s Aggressive Sales Tactics Won’t Save It From Imminent Doom appeared first on CCN.com