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How Fiat Money Fails: Deconstructing the Government’s Paper-Thin Promise

Fiat money has a surprisingly short lifespan. The almighty U.S. dollar currently serving as world reserve currency is not exempted, in spite of all proclamation that it cannot fail. Throughout history, fiat money has failed over and over again, where … Continue reading

Bakkt Hits New All-Time High, With Over 450 Bitcoin Futures Contracts Traded

The volume Bitcoin futures on digital asset platform Bakkt has hit a new all-time high, with over 450 Bitcoin futures contracts traded today. Bitcoin (BTC) futures volumes on digital asset platform Bakkt have hit a new all-time high, with 452 … Continue reading

Researcher: Google Quantum Breakthrough Could Improve Proof-of-Stake

Google’s quantum computer could purportedly help improve the random selection process of proof-of-stake cryptocurrencies. The application of Google’s quantum computing technology could purportedly help improve the technology which underpins proof-of-stake (PoS) cryptocurrencies.Quantum computing would create truly random numbersPoS is a … Continue reading

Updating Live: Zuckerberg Hearings Before Congress on Libra

Cointelegraph brings you live coverage of Mark Zuckerberg testifying before the United States House Financial Services Committee on Facebook’s Libra. Disclaimer: This article will be updating live for the duration of the Oct. 23 hearing. Please check in for the … Continue reading

Zuckerberg: Facebook Would Quit Libra if the Association Launched Prematurely

Facebook’s CEO told lawmakers the company would pull out of the Libra Association if the consortium launched its cryptocurrency without regulatory approvals. Powered by WPeMatico

The Bitcoin Halvening Is Coming – Forbes

The Bitcoin Halvening Is Coming  Forbes Powered by WPeMatico

Bitcoin Price Suddenly Plummets to $7,500 — A New 5-Month Low

Analysts’ predictions of the level forming a likely price floor came true on Wednesday as Bitcoin markets shed $500 in a matter of minutes. Bitcoin (BTC) crashed $500 in minutes on Oct. 23 after a sudden jolt sent markets tumbling … Continue reading

Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank Settle Tokenized Securities Using DLT

Deutsche Boerse, Commerzbank and MEAG have piloted a post-trade securities transaction via tokens. German securities marketplace Deutsche Boerse and Commerzbank have completed a joint pilot transaction settlement of post-trade securities using digital tokens and distributed ledger technology (DLT).Tokens generated from … Continue reading

Libra US Congressional Hearing — Recap Before Zuckerberg Faces Senate

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to testify before the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee regarding Libra for the first time. Today, Oct. 23, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the United States House of Representatives Financial Services Committee regarding … Continue reading

$7.5K: Bitcoin’s Price Tanks to Four-Month Low

Bitcoin’s price fell to less than $7,500 today and traders believe a “long squeeze” is to blame. Powered by WPeMatico