Privacy coins certainly have their use cases. What they haven’t had until recently is a way to acquire or divest these tokens untraced. It’s like having a speed-limitless autobahn rolling out straight and flat ahead of you, but with a police cruiser at every on- and off-ramp.“If someone knows of one transaction you made on a centralized exchange, they can find out almost every … [Read more...] about Moving Value From Centralized Exchanges to a Private Wallet? Go to wARRR
(Edited by Greg Ahlstrand)Good morning. Here’s what’s happening:Market moves:Bitcoin opened lower on the first trading day of U.S. equities market, while the stock market gained with Apple briefly hitting a $3 trillion market capitalization.Technician’s take: Price indicators suggest limited downside for BTC over the short-term as selling pressure slows.Catch the latest … [Read more...] about First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Slips Under $46K As Volume Across Major Centralized Exchanges Remains Low
Centralized systems are required to bring money into crypto from mainstream finance and also to provide an exit route.Dec 31, 2021 at 1:26 p.m. UTCUpdated Dec 31, 2021 at 1:26 p.m. UTCBinance CEO Changpeng Zhao speaks during Consensus (CoinDesk archives) Source link … [Read more...] about Crypto Needs Centralized Systems to Integrate With Traditional Finance, Binance CEO Says
One of the problems non-fungible tokens (NFTs) purport to solve is the idea of “platform risk.” Buy an in-game add-on for a video game and your purchase really exists only on the publisher’s platform; files are hosted on company servers until the game is retired, at which point everything vanishes into the ether.By contrast, NFTs interact directly with a blockchain, which means … [Read more...] about The NFT Market Is Already Centralized
Last week, Facebook rebranded to Meta and announced its plans to kickstart the development of the Metaverse — an entirely new way of interacting and navigating the internet. Now, the Metaverse landscape has a multi-billion dollar corporate behemoth vying for the helm, which has made its future all the more uncertain.Whether we like it or not, major corporations will likely play … [Read more...] about Will it be a decentralized haven or a centralized tyranny?