Maker Foundation: Multi-Collateral Dai Almost Ready for Maker CDPs

The MakerDAO ecosystem is on the verge of making one of its biggest evolutions to date. That ecosystem, driven by the MKR-DAI token tandem, has proven popular in DeFi circles over the last year courtesy of its premier dapp, the Maker CDP Portal for collateralized debt positions. Yet before now, users have only been able […]

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Why Litecoin is Silver & Bitcoin is Gold (w/ Charlie Lee)

Charlie Lee, creator of Litecoin, joins Michael Green of Thiel Macro to talk about how his background led him to digital currencies. Lee sees bitcoin as a better form of gold, and litecoin as the equivalent of silver in a new digital monetary system. This clip is excerpted from a video published on Real Vision […]

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Square Crypto: Cash App Now Accepts Bitcoin Deposits

When Bitcoin flew into the quintuple digits in late-2017, interest from the public and corporations spiked. Case in point, Square, a financial services and technology firm headquartered in San Francisco, introduced its American clientele to Bitcoin. Square’s flagship product, PayPal-esque mobile application Cash App, began to offer a barebones Bitcoin trading market in January 2018. […]

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Bitcoin ATM Maestros Coinsource Embrace Dai With an Eye to Remittances

Before Facebook unveiled the Libra earlier this month, mainstream reporting suggested the stablecoin would eventually get its own ATMs. However, MakerDAO’s Dai stablecoin just beat Libra to the automated teller machine punch. On June 26th, Bitcoin ATM company Coinsource announced it was partnering with the Maker Foundation, backers of DeFi’s darling dual-token MKR-DAI ecosystem, to […]

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FOMO Activated: Parabolic Bitcoin Smashes $13,000 & Ethereum Hits $350

As the bitcoin price crossed over $12,000 USD for the first time this year on late June 25th, traders scarcely had time to notice before buy pressure pushed the genesis cryptocurrency’s valuation up more than $1,000 further in a matter of hours. Indeed, within the first few minutes of June 26th, bitcoin was trading as […]

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Hot Off Oracle Partnership: Chainlink (LINK) Rolled Out on Coinbase Pro

2019 has seen decentralized oracle project Chainlink increasingly legitimized within and beyond the cryptoeconomy. The play’s latest advancement? Its fresh entrance to the Coinbase ecosystem. On June 26th, Coinbase Pro — the advanced trading arm of the U.S. cryptocurrency exchange heavyweight — announced it was activating inbound transfers of LINK, the token that incentivizes the […]

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