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Decentralized Exchange IDEX Hits $13 Million a Day While Etherdelta Falters

Featured The Myspace/Facebook analogy has been gratuitously overused, yet it aptly describes Etherdelta and IDEX. The former was once the only decentralized exchange in town, a hub of ERC20 tokens bolted to a barely usable interface. Then Etherdelta (ED) got hacked and launched a pointless ICO. While ED floundered, IDEX assembled a user-friendly alternative that […]

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Dubai Continues to Embrace the Blockchain, Announces Plans to Democratize Tourism

Adam James · March 4, 2018 · 3:00 am Dubai continues to lead the way in adopting blockchain technology, as the city seeks to keep itself 10 years ahead of the rest of the world. Democratizing Tourism in Dubai Dubai has officially announced its intention to democratize tourism by creating a virtual business-to-business marketplace for […]

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Why Silicon Valley billionaires are prepping for the apocalypse in New Zealand | News

If you’re interested in the end of the world, you’re interested in New Zealand. If you’re interested in how our current cultural anxieties – climate catastrophe, decline of transatlantic political orders, resurgent nuclear terror – manifest themselves in apocalyptic visions, you’re interested in the place occupied by this distant archipelago of apparent peace and stability […]

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6 Things You Should Know Before You ICO — Kai Chen, CEO Olympus Labs – The Merkle

Move aside IPOs, there’s a new kid in town with the speed and agility to take a concept to market without the excess costs, regulations and red tape that IPOs are known for. Where IPOs (Initial Public Offerings) come much later in the game to make them of any use to fledgling startups, ICOs (Initial […]

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The price of freedom for Saudi Arabia’s richest man: $6 billion

Saudi authorities are demanding at least $6 billion from Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal to free him from detention, people familiar with the matter said, potentially putting the global business empire of one of the world’s richest men at risk. The 62-year-old prince was one of the dozens of royals, government officials and businesspeople rounded […]

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S&P 500 to crash 25% — and 9 other ‘outrageous’ analyst predictions for 2018

How does a 25% flash crash in the S&P 500 sound? Or bitcoin peaking at $60,000 before sinking to $1,000? Or maybe even the U.S. Treasury sidelining the Fed and enacting a yield cap? Sound outrageous? Well, while most analysts focus on what they view as relatively high-probability developments, Saxo Bank annually lays out 10 […]

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A Swedish power plant is burning discarded H&M clothes for fuel — Quartz

A Swedish power plant that aims to eliminate the use of fossil fuels by 2020 has taken to burning recycled wood and garbage—including clothes from H&M’s central warehouse, as first reported on Swedish public television. “For us it’s a burnable material,” said Jens Neren, head of fuel supplies at Malarenergi AB, which owns and operates […]

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ISIS terrorists suspected in Sinai Peninsula as Egypt fails to curb insurgency — Quartz

At least 305 people were killed after militants detonated bombs and opened fire in a crowded mosque in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt—resulting in what officials are now calling the nation’s deadliest terrorist attack in modern history. Egypt’s chief prosecutor said that 128 people were also wounded when more than two dozen assailants barged into […]

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