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Price Watch: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and EOS Price Analysis 22nd March

Bitcoin price extended gains above $4,100 before starting a downside correction. BTC corrected and tested the key support area near $4,000. Similarly, there were bullish moves in altcoins like Ethereum (ETH), ripple (XRP), bitcoin cash (BCH), litecoin (LTC), binance coin (BNB), stellar (XLM) and EOS before they declined sharply and tested key supports. The overall […]

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What is Sharding? Guide to this Ethereum Scaling Concept Explained

As the scaling debate in cryptocurrencies continues, some potential solutions have actually been in development for quite some time now. Specifically, in the case of Ethereum, where a large focus is placed on decentralization and security at the expense of scalability, the application of sharding in conjunction with implementing Proof of Stake consensus is seen […]

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What is DeFi? Understanding The Decentralized Finance Landscape

Decentralized finance (DeFi) has been making waves over the last several months following the surge in platforms and products offering DeFi services. Decentralized lending platform MakerDAO has risen to prominence amid impressive adoption of its stablecoin Dai, but is only part of a subset of a growing ecosystem driving unstoppable finance. Lending protocols, security tokens, […]

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Proposed Mexican Regulations Would Be Devastating for Crypto Exchanges

Non-profit cryptocurrency research and advocacy group Coin Center has sounded the alarm on a series of harsh regulations proposed by the central bank of Mexico, the Banco de México, that would enact a de facto ban on cryptocurrency exchanges operating in the country. In an op-ed co-authored by Coin Center’s executive director Jerry Brito and […]

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Facebook & Square Look to Make Hiring Inroads in Blockchain Arena

Silicon Valley’s Facebook and Square are looking to make further hires to actualize the companies’ respective blockchain and cryptocurrency plans. Crypto advocates say these recruitments could be some of the first tricklings toward mainstream adoption for the fledgling technologies. On March 20th, Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey posted a series of tweets in which […]

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Mt. Gox’s Rehabilitation Trustee Sheds Light on the Company’s Balance

Nobuaki Kobayashi, the Rehabilitation Trustee of defunct crypto exchange platform Mt. Gox, has published a draft document containing resolutions reached at the exchange’s second creditors’ meeting. The report was shared on March 20 following the Civil Rehabilitation Proceedings. It showed that as of March 19, the account balance of the Rehabilitation Trustee depreciated to 69,553,086,521 […]