DeFi tokens suffered massive losses this week, and they could continue.
Chairman Powell’s speech on Thursday highlighted how much the Fed’s role is changing, and that’s an opportunity for the crypto industry.
For clues to the future of decentralized finance, it’s useful to look at waves of financial innovation past.
MicroStrategy bets $250 million on Bitcoin’s safe haven thesis. Indian crypto is booming. And David Marcus has a new role at Facebook.
Traders are expecting bitcoin to go higher. DeFi is surging in web traffic. And Cosmos is alive and well, despite internal feuding.
Ethereum Classic’s recent 51% attacks highlight the value of large open-source networks such as Bitcoin and Eth – it’s about more than hashrate.
Programmable money can protect against politicians debasing currencies to satisfy their own interests.
This week, bitcoin rallied past $11,000 and value in DeFi climbed toward $4 billion. But what’s the point of crypto if regular markets are just as volatile?
Technical solutions to protect financial privacy may not suffice. Stronger cultural norms around minding one’s own business are needed as well.
China’s new digital currency and Blockchain Services Network are part of a national plan to escape U.S. financial hegemony.