Flaws in LocalBitcoins Data Call Into Question Regional Adoption Claims
LocalBitcoins data is a starting point for research, but it isn't conclusive evidence of grassroots adoption.
Discussing new trials of an LN point-of-sale app; updates in consumer & institutional crypto derivatives, and Venezuelan petros as holiday bonuses.
Venezuelans including public sector workers, retirees and the military are set to receive a petro token handout this Christmas, so long as they register for the state's crypto payments platform.
The state oil company will only accept petro for airplane fuel, per a new decree from Venezuela's president.
Locha Mesh is building software and hardware for connecting to bitcoin's Lightning Network – even when the power's out.
Ledn is partnering with MakerDAO to bring the ethereum-backed stablecoin DAI to more users in Latin America.