Humans on the Blockchain: Why Crypto Is the Best Defense Against AI Overlords

by Santiago Siri

Institutional Crypto and a New Generation of Wall Street Leaders

| Donna Redel

The crypto space is shifting rapidly with new innovations – but the industry still faces a number of urgent questions, says angel investor Donna…

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Blythe Masters, CEO of Blockchain Startup Digital Asset, Is Stepping Down

| Nikhilesh De

Digital Assets Holdings CEO Blythe Masters has stepped down from her role, but will remain on as a shareholder, strategic advisor and board member.

Overstock’s Medici Acquires Digital Tokens Representing Startup Equity Shares

| Anna Baydakova

Overstock's Medici Ventures has successfully transferred 3.6 million tokenized shares from Chainstone Labs using Ravencoin's blockchain.

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Tim Draper Invests $1.25 Million in Bitcoin Payments Processor OpenNode

| Yogita Khatri

U.S.-based venture capitalist Tim Draper has invested $1.25 million in OpenNode, a bitcoin-only payments processing startup.

Documents Suggest Tether Has Fiat Funds to Back Stablecoin: Report

| Daniel Palmer

Tether Ltd. may have the cash reserves to back up its 1.8 billion dollar-pegged tokens, says Bloomberg.

Coinbase Ventures Backs $3 Million Round for Trading Data Startup Nomics

| Nikhilesh De

Nomics has raised $3 million from Coinbase Ventures and other investors for its plan to index 95% of all crypto trading data points.

South Korean Government Trials Blockchain for Shipping Efficiency Boost

| Yogita Khatri

Two South Korean government ministries are exploring blockchain's potential to bring new efficiencies to port logistics.

Coinbase Adds Crypto-to-Crypto Trading for Retail Customers

| Nikhilesh De

Coinbase is rolling out bitcoin-based crypto-to-crypto trading pairs for its retail customers.

Overstock’s tZERO to Develop a Cobalt-Backed Token for Hong Kong Investor

| Anna Baydakova

The engagement could lead to the tokenization of up to $200 million worth of cobalt, which is used to make electric vehicle batteries, in 2019.

Blockstream Boosts Bitcoin Satellite Service With Lightning Payments

| Nikhilesh De

Blockstream has expanded its bitcoin satellite service to the Asia-Pacific region and added support for Lightning Network transactions.