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Blockchain Firm Skynet Labs Shutters After Failing to Get New Funding

Skynet Labs was formed to promote decentralized internet platform Skynet.

Aug 12, 2022
Vitalik Buterin at the Blockchain Futurist conference in Toronto. (Aoyon Ashraf/CoinDesk)

What Bear Market? Canada’s Largest Blockchain Conference Beamed With Bullish Energy

The main takeaway was that spirits are high despite the crypto winter, and that there is a lot to look forward to in the blockchain space.

CDCROP: Point72 Asset Management and Gala Chair Steven A. Cohen (Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for Lincoln Center)

Hedge Fund Point72’s Steve Cohen Plans Crypto Asset Manager: Report

The new vehicle from the hedge fund billionaire would trade spot cryptocurrencies and crypto derivatives.

Aug 12, 2022


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Bandera de Chile. (Luis Villasmil/Unsplash)
Chilenos recurren a stablecoins para proteger sus ingresos en medio de una crisis económica

La economía más estable de América Latina en las últimas tres décadas está sufriendo una recesión. Los ciudadanos están recurriendo a las criptomonedas para protegerse.

Aug 3, 2022
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Chileans Take Refuge in Stablecoins Amid Economic Turmoil

Latin America's most steady economy in the last three decades suffers a slump. Locals are turning to crypto for protection.

Aug 3, 2022
(Yunha Lee, Coindesk)
How the Golden State Warriors Gamified Fandom With NFTs

Silicon Valley's NBA league tethered its tokens' value to its success in the 2022 season. This piece is part of CoinDesk's Sports Week.

Jul 28, 2022
CDCROP: Alex Mashinsky Founder & CEO of Celcius (Piaras Ó Mídheach/Web Summit via Sportsfile)
Sky-High Yields and Bright Red Flags: How Alex Mashinsky Went From Bashing Banks to Bankrupting Celsius

How could Celsius Network pose “much less risk” than banks, as its CEO claimed, but pay eye-popping returns? It sounded too good to be true. There were other warning signs from the start.

Jul 27, 2022

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