Juventus Soccer Club Offers Digital Trading Cards through Sorare

The Italian soccer team Juventus has a number of traditional collectibles available for purchase by its fans, but this week it’s taking them into the digital age. The sports club announced on Feb 19. it would be offering digital trading cards of its players through the blockchain-enabled platform Sorare. By using Ethereum technology, Sorare will […]

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DeFi Insurance Firm Nexus Mutual Makes Its First Payout Following bZx Attacks

Insurance works in crypto so far, though it hasn’t had many big tests yet. Not many people had insurance on assets locked up in bZx’s Fulcrum, but after a bug yielded an exploit of its smart contract, a couple of accounts that did were covered by Nexus Mutual, the London-based crypto insurance company. Nexus Mutual […]

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The Dow Suddenly Crashed 400 Points & Nobody Knows Why

The Dow Jones Industrial Average suddenly crashed 400 points off its session high. Analysts and traders are baffled by the sharp move lower. Tech stocks suffered the brunt of the damage. A quiet day for the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) turned into a near-bloodbath on Thursday as the U.S. stock market pivoted sharply lower. […]

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No, Concentration Among Miners Isn’t Going to Break Bitcoin

CoinDesk columnist Hasu is a pseudonymous crypto researcher publishing analysis for Deribit Insights and his personal blog. A recent TokenAnalyst report claims a single entity could be in control of around 50 percent of bitcoin’s hashrate. The observation is based on the fact that five large mining pools have launched a new cloud mining service […]

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