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Brief AWS Outage Highlights Key Weaknesses of Some South Korean Crypto Exchanges

Centralization in the cryptocurrency has been an ongoing struggle over the past few years. This issue has become apparent in the mining department, but also on the exchange side of things. A recent brief AWS outage in South Korea caused major problems for a lot of domestic trading platforms. That is surprising, but also extremely worrisome. Centralized Exchanges Remain a ...

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Cardano Structural Dispute Highlights Necessity of Self-Operating DAOs

Charles Hoskinson, Cardano creator, wrote a public letter last month that discussed the problems he had with the Cardano Foundation and recently did an interview with Crypto Insider to elaborate on his letter. Cardano is currently a “triumvirate group” that oversees the “development of the Cardano blockchain project”. They created this system, according to Charles, because the problem with putting ...

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J.P. Morgan Now Supports Blockchain Tech, Highlights Importance of Open-Access Code

J.P. Morgan, who’s CEO Jamie Dimon previously called Bitcoin “a fraud” and would “fire a trader in a second” for dealing in Bitcoin will now be pursuing Quorum, an enterprise version of Ethereum. Quorum’s chief goal is to enable the operation of smart contracts and will start with “tokenised gold bars to allow sustainable miners to earn a premium on ...

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Emergence of Government-backed Cryptocurrencies Highlights Necessity of Open Source Innovation

In a recent interview with Cointelegraph, Dash Core Group CEO, Ryan Taylor, discussed how central bank-issued cryptocurrencies are the “inevitable future”. “I do think it’s inevitable. They governments all are going — through either competitors’ pressure or through their own desires — to launch their own cryptocurrencies. But I don’t think it is where the most significant innovations will occur.” ...

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Crypto Briefing’s First DARE Report Highlights Dash’s Strengths and Weaknesses with a “B” Grade

Crypto Briefing, which has done over 100 deep dive analyses on different coins, has just launched their Digital Asset Report & Evaluation (DARE) initiative to give more robust analyses and has chosen Dash for its introductory report, which it gave a “B” rating. The report is split into an “Initiation Report” to cover initial findings and “Update Report” to go ...

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5 Highlights from Bitcoin-Bashing NYU Economist’s Senate Testimony

This morning, the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs is holding a hearing on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, featuring testimony from New York University economist Nouriel Roubini. Roubini, as CCN reported, has been bashing bitcoin since before most of the mainstream public had become familiar with the terms “cryptocurrency” and “blockchain,” and — true to form — ...

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Indian Cryptocurrency Exchange Shuts Down, Highlights Importance of Censorship Resistant Money

ZebPay, one of India’s oldest and largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has shut down its operations from the Indian government’s indecisiveness on cryptocurrencies. The Indian government has not made official laws with regards to trading cryptocurrencies, but back in April 2018, the Reserve Bank of India issued a notice to banks that prohibited them from dealing in cryptocurrencies. Thus, ZebPay’s blog post ...

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FT Highlights Crypto as One of Last 10 Years’ ‘Biggest Changes’ in Financial Markets

The Financial Times (FT) has released a Special Report on global financial markets Monday, October 1. In the report, FT dedicated two out of six sections to the cryptocurrency industry. In their report entitled “Exchanges, Trading and Clearing,” FT names cryptocurrency alongside such phenomena as Brexit and the emergence of new markets as “some of the biggest changes” in financial ...

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QuarkChain Competition Highlights the Potential of Sharding

Scalability has been an ongoing problem in the world of blockchain and cryptocurrencies. Most public blockchains suffer from serious issues in this regard. QuarkChain has come up with a TPS competition which will let anyone in the world get a hands-on experience with sharding. This is one of the many possible scaling solutions for cryptocurrencies, and a concept already explored ...

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Supporting with Five Highlights, the New Generation of ColdLar Wallet Pro 3 Shocked Release

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