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No, Governments Can’t do a Better Job Developing Crypto

Would a state-backed cryptocurrency be better than its decentralized counterpart? International media has already rolled out their opinions on the matter. It’s a YES-IT-CAN. The opinions find their inspirations in comments made by Christine Lagarde last week. The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that a government-backed cryptocurrency would eliminate the issues of trust that have clogged the decentralized cryptocurrencies ...

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Blockchain Job Industry Sees Sustained Uptick Despite Volatile Crypto Markets

Data indicates that the blockchain job industry has seen a sustained uptrend in Asia, while cryptocurrency-specific applications appear to wax and wane with volatile markets, CNBC reports August 31. Recruitment firm Robert Walters told CNBC that it has seen a 50 percent increase in the number of roles related to blockchain or cryptocurrencies in Asia since 2017, noting that developers ...

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Blockchain the Fastest Growing Skill in US Freelance Job Market

The latest quarterly skills index by global freelancing website Upwork shows that the fastest growing skill in the United States during the second quarter was blockchain. According to the Q2 2018 Upwork Skills Index, blockchain clinched this position by beating over 5,000 other skills listed on one of the largest freelancing platforms in the world. The demand for talent with ...

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French Startup Offers Idle Servers Part-Time Job to Power Ethereum DApps

While it is true that humankind put a man on the moon using the computing power equivalent to a modern programmable calculator, there are many great things that still don’t happen because the computational power is scarce and expensive. High-performance computing is still a closely guarded secret weapon of the rich and privileged. Large banks and traders use proprietary algorithms ...

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Robinhood Job Ad Sparks Rumors It Will Launch Cryptocurrency Wallet

Stock and crypto trading app Robinhood became the subject of rumors June 26 after the company posted a job advertisement for multiskilled cryptocurrency engineers. The vacancy, which comes one month after Robinhood raised $363 million to expand its Robinhood Crypto spin-off, makes specific reference to wallet creation, leading to speculation from commentators it plans to offer its own in-house storage ...

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Cointelegraph Launches Job Listings Platform for the Blockchain, Crypto Industries

Today, June 21, Cointelegraph is launching a listings platform for crypto and Blockchain-specific job opportunities. Users can search for vacancies in the crypto and Blockchain industries globally, using category parameters and keywords to focus in on their interests. Companies can also post listings to find the most competitive candidates for their needs. Cointelegraph hopes the service will encourage new and ...

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Investment Giant Fidelity Issues Job Offers for Crypto Exchange Devs

US investment giant Fidelity Investments is hiring developers to build a cryptocurrency exchange, reports claim June 6 citing internal correspondence. Fidelity, with its $2.45 trln under management, has allowed clients to hold Bitcoin alongside traditional assets, and is now reportedly circulating job offers related to building a “digital asset exchange.” Specifically, executives notified employees the firm is looking for a ...

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Citigroup Lists Multiple Job Openings for Certified Bitcoin Professionals – The Merkle

Even though the public’s interest in cryptocurrency has not slowed down in the slightest, there are still risks associated with it. Citigroup acknowledges the potential impact of Bitcoin, yet it aims to gain a better understanding of this new form of money. As such, the company is looking to hire people with a “Bitcoin Professional Certification”. A Positive Move by Citigroup ...

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