Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week.  Top Stories This Week YFI price soars to $38,800 hitting $1 billion market cap — Can it go higher?Yearn.finance’s founder, Andre Cronje, has warned that YFI tokens are “worthless” — but...
Dan Held is a Texan who doesn’t drive a truck, drink beer, love Trump, or watch sports. He’s a tech enthusiast who isn’t into coding. He looks like a typical preppy dude, wearing a white-button-up shirt and carrying a swoop haircut, but he flies drones, tinkers on full...
Each week we ask the buidlers in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector for their thoughts on the industry… and we throw in a few random zingers to keep them on their toes! This week our 6 Questions go to Rob Viglione, co-founder of Horizen.Rob is the team lead at...
Some attention has been devoted in recent years to the matter of blockchain adoption — more specifically, when will blockchain technology go mainstream — and when it does, how will we even know? The question is somewhat problematic because blockchain is an infrastructure, operating in the background —...
Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest tracks every important crypto news story from the previous week. Essential reading for all Hodlers! Top Stories This Week Pro traders unfazed by Bitcoin price stalling at $12,400, data showsAnother week, another unsuccessful attempt at meaningfully cracking $12,000. Bitcoin suffered an 8.6% drop to as...
While being a relatively young correction to energy-intensive proof-of-work (PoW) network validation, proof-of-stake has existed in theory since 2012. However, rising market cap of PoS tokens like Cardano (ADA) and Tezos (XTZ) over the past two years and Ethereum’s much-hyped but much-delayed shift from PoW to PoS have...
“I’m coining this term right here, right now,” Ray Youssef declares. “Financial Apartheid.”The CEO and co-founder of Paxful is on a mission. “It’s what has held Africa back more than anything else.”“How advanced would the United States be if you couldn’t send money from New York to Florida?...
“Thank you for calling the Clinic of Advanced Biological Computing, this is Dr. Elliott Fisher.”So began the strangest conversation I’ve had as a journalist, with a time-traveling group of Monero-mining musicians from the year 2077.A couple of months ago, Andrew Fenton wrote a story for Cointelegraph Magazine on...
The high-profile Twitter hack — which saw malicious actors take over 130 verified accounts including Bill Gates and Elon Musk — managed to be both technically brilliant and incomprehensibly stupid at the same time.It was a multi-person attack, deep inside the company’s infrastructure, using sophisticated social engineering to...
Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week.  Top Stories This WeekBitcoin bulls stampede toward $12,000 as Ether hits a two-year highOnce again, Bitcoin bulls have set their sights on cracking $12,000. It’s a battle fraught with risk,...