Tag: crypto

How The Ethereum, EOS, And Polkadot Communities Got Divided Into Two: CeFi Vs. DeFi

How The Ethereum, EOS, And Polkadot Communities Got Divided Into Two: CeFi Vs. DeFi Crypto

There are two halves of the financial system from a crypto enthusiast’s perspective — traditional finance and cryptocurrency finance. But the crypto space now has two subspaces — centralized finance (CeFi) and decentralized finance (DeFi). Here’s how the divide happened.

Blockchain Solutions For The She-Cession

Blockchain Solutions For The She-Cession

Recent statistics show that the shutdowns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have affected women at a much higher rate than men – both financially and professionally.  This is deemed a she-cession by reports that have been following recessions since 1949.

Bitcoin is COVID immune

Bitcoin is COVID immune

The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus pandemic has left a significant footprint on the global economy. For this reason, it had a substantial impact on the behavior of all financial instruments, including cryptocurrencies. It turns out that the fluctuations experienced by the virtual currency market during this period reflect changes in other capital and commodity markets. This market has also shown relative stability during this difficult time. It is another proof that cryptocurrencies can be treated as a mature and full-fledged financial instrument.

Five Years Of Enterprise Blockchain: What Have We Learned? And Where Next?

Five Years Of Enterprise Blockchain: What Have We Learned? And Where Next?

Enterprise blockchain is five years old. Happy birthday!

Has Bitcoin Finally Met Its Match?

Has Bitcoin Finally Met Its Match?

Bitcoin has reigned as the undisputed king of cryptocurrencies since it was created a little over ten years ago.

Bitcoin, Ether Slump; Banks Can Now Back Stablecoins

Bitcoin, Ether Slump; Banks Can Now Back Stablecoins

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Bitcoin slumped with the stock market Monday, falling more than 5%, after miners began selling at a higher rate on Sunday. Ether cooled off as well, and the average DeFi token has slumped 30% to 40% in recent weeks.

Battles Of Dirty Money And Blockchain: How To Trace Stolen Crypto

Battles Of Dirty Money And Blockchain: How To Trace Stolen Crypto

Blockchain – I have watched as the amount defrauded in the crypto space has grown to more than $12 Billion and despite global efforts, 98% of cases going unsolved.

If Bitcoin Crashes Below $10,000 It’s All Over—Here’s Why

If Bitcoin Crashes Below $10,000 It’s All Over—Here’s Why

Bitcoin has declined sharply this week, losing over 5% in under 24 hours and causing traders to nervously eye the psychological $10,000 per bitcoin level.

Bitcoin Prices Climb To Their Highest In More Than A Year

Bitcoin Prices Climb To Their Highest In More Than A Year

Bitcoin prices rallied this morning, surpassing $12,000 and attaining their loftiest value since late last Summer. The cryptocurrency reached $12,198.17 around 10 a.m. EDT, after spending the last few weeks fluctuating primarily between $11,000 and $12,000, CoinDesk figures show. While bitcoin managed to rise above $12,000 today, we need more data before concluding that the digital currency…
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Cloud-Native Security Threats And Pitfalls: What's Your Last Line Of Defense?

Cloud-Native Security Threats And Pitfalls: What’s Your Last Line Of Defense?

It’s time to rethink legacy backup and recovery systems when you go cloud-native, and portability is key. Cloud – Kubernetes is innovative, but it’s not bulletproof. On June 2, a team of plugin developers working with the Jenkins Artifactory system discovered an error in a Kubernetes deployment they were using. It was serious enough to…
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