Musicians Want to Break Free of Big Tech

Decentralized platforms are the best means to solve equity problems in creative industries, says Roneil Rumburg, co-founder and CEO of Audius. Source link thanks you RSS ( https://www.coindesk.com/musicians-want-to-break-free-of-big-tech)

In 2019, Students Demanded Blockchain Education. In 2020, It’s Coming

What’s more, students are recognizing the enormous potential of the industry and demanding education for a way in. In the past year, student interest in blockchain education doubled compared to...

At a Refugee Camp in Iraq, a 16-Year-Old Syrian Is Teaching Crypto Basics

Here's what an unbanked refugee really thinks about crypto. Source link thanks you RSS ( https://www.coindesk.com/at-a-refugee-camp-in-iraq-a-16-year-old-syrian-is-teaching-cryptocurrency-basics)

Change Won’t Happen With Chairman Clayton Around: Kristin Smith

A lobbyist surveys current attitudes towards blockchain in Washington D.C. Source link thanks you RSS ( https://www.coindesk.com/change-wont-happen-with-chairman-clayton-around-kristin-smith)

Lessons From the First Digital Gold Boom

With cryptocurrencies having captured everyone’s imagination, we often forget that the digital gold boom of the 2000s was the first digital currency revolution. Jackson's initial success with e-gold encouraged a...

Myths and Realities: Sentiment Analysis for Crypto Assets

From an informational standpoint, the crypto market is noisy and full of unexpected events. In terms of sentiment analysis, that combination of factors is a nightmare. Instead of narrowly focusing...

Highest in 2 Years: 65% of Bitcoin Hash Power Is in China, Report Finds

For all of bitcoin’s promise of being the world’s first decentralized, peer-to-peer cryptocurrency, 65 percent of the total hash power resides in China, according to a recent report by CoinShares...

VeChain Foundation Hacked for $6.5M in VET Token Theft

The Singapore-based VeChain Foundation’s buyback wallet was compromised by a hacker at 12:27 UTC on Friday, VeChain wrote, with the funds being withdrawn to a private address. The firm says...

‘Request for Exhumation’: QuadrigaCX Creditors Ask for Proof That Cotten Is Dead

“Enclosed please find a detailed compilation (the ‘Background Material’, at Schedule ‘A’) of publicly available information on the history of Quadriga, Gerald Cotten and others related to Quadriga which, in...

German Bank Launches Digital Assets Unit to Offer Custody Products

“We believe that all tradable assets will be tokenized in the future,” said Alexis Hamel, managing director of solaris Digital Assets. “solarisBank had proven that the Banking-as-a-Service model works, and...