Steem Community Stands Its Ground Amid Tron Takeover

Steem Community Stands Its Ground Amid Tron Takeover

In what seems as one of the biggest crypto dramas of 2020, community seems to have the upper hand. The scandal surrounding the Steem blockchain continues to unfold. After juggernaut exchanges Binance, Huobi and Poloniex were heavily criticized by community members for allegedly mobilizing customer deposits to take over the network, two of those firms announced they were backing off. Meanwhile, Tron CEO Justin Sun, who has recently acquired Steemit — the startup behind the…

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DeFi Leader MarkerDAO Partners With Simplex to Create a Dai Fiat On-Ramp

DeFi Leader MarkerDAO Partners With Simplex to Create a Dai Fiat On-Ramp

Major decentralized finance player MakerDAO has partnered with payment processor Simplex to create a fiat on-ramp for its Dai decentralized stablecoin. Major decentralized finance (DeFi) player MakerDAO (MKR) partnered with payment processor Simplex to create a fiat on-ramp for its Dai (DAI) decentralized stablecoin.According to an announcement on Mar. 3, the partnership makes it possible to buy Dai with the credit and debit cards of Simplex’s partner firms. Maker’s business development representative in Europe,…

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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Explains Why Craig Wright Is ‘A Disgrace’

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao Explains Why Craig Wright Is ‘A Disgrace’

Binance founder and CEO Changpeng Zhao told Cointelegraph why he thinks that Bitcoin SV founder and self-proclaimed Bitcoin creator Craig Wright is a fraud. In a recent tweet, Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao has made it clear that he thinks Craig Wright, the Bitcoin SV (BSV) founder and self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) creator, is a fraud. Indeed, Wright is a divisive figure in the industry, having involved himself in various legal battles and public spats as he…

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Crypto Appears on Simpsons Where Jim Parsons Explains It’s ‘Cash of the Future’

Crypto Appears on Simpsons Where Jim Parsons Explains It's 'Cash of the Future'

As cryptocurrency being explained and predicted as the future cash in the mainstream TV sitcom Simpsons, the crypto fans are cheering for a bull run. One of the latest episode of “The Simpsons” aired has just aired featuring Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory appearing as a guest star to explain cryptocurrencies and how a blockchain works.In the song and dance predicts cryptocurrency to be the future money, the animated ledger states: “Each day…

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Tether Launches USDT Stablecoin on Algorand Blockchain

Tether Launches USDT Stablecoin on Algorand Blockchain

Leading stablecoin operator Tether launched its U.S. dollar-backed stablecoin USDT on the Algorand proof-of-stake blockchain. Leading stablecoin operator Tether launched its U.S. dollar-backed stablecoin USDT on the Algorand proof-of-stake (PoS) blockchain.In a press release on Feb. 10, Tether announced that USDT on Algorand will feature confirmation times as low as four seconds and transaction fees of a fraction of a percent. Tether chief technical officer Paolo Ardoino said:“Our latest collaboration with Algorand leverages the…

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