Autopsy of the Bitconnect Implosion: Ponzi, Centralization, Governance

Featured Ponzi lending smart bot scam Bitconnect finally did what most sane observers predicted long, long ago. It went splat.[…]

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Despite Regulations, One South Korean Crypto Exchange Rises to the Global Top

Featured Amid regulatory uncertainty, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Upbit has grown rapidly, offering 121 cryptocurrencies and over 200 trading pairs.[…]

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Venezuela Considers Selling Its ”Oil-Backed” Cryptocurrency With a 60% Discount

Featured The advisors of the Venezuelan government have recommended that the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, be sold in private[…]

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Cornell Researchers: Bitcoin Not as Decentralized as Assumed

Featured Cornell University researchers, using the Falcon Relay Network, have concluded that neither of the two most popular cryptocurrency blockchains,[…]

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New Cryptocurrency Exchanges Proliferate in South Korea Despite Regulation

Featured New cryptocurrency exchanges are rushing to launch in South Korea despite regulatory uncertainty due to high demand and lucrative[…]

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The Futility of Government Bans – Bitcoin Always Finds a Way

Featured Cryptocurrencies have been threatened at one point or another by nearly every country on the planet. Rarely does a[…]

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Venezuela Urges 10 Other Countries to Adopt Its Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency

Featured Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro has called for 10 other countries to adopt his planned oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro. This[…]

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