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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
🕵️♀️ NASAA updates coordinated crypto crackdown The North American Securities Administrators Association just announced 200+ ICO investigations are underway as part of NASAA's initiative "Operation Cryptosweep."
💰 Dfinity officially announced its latest round of financing led by Polychain Capital and a16z crypto. You can read Ali Yahya and Chris Dixon's post on why they're backing Dfinity over here.
🤔 Trading cryptocurrencies on Yahoo Finance Kind of. The Yahoo Finance interface now displays buy and sell options for bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin, but you'll still need to connect to your Coinbase or Robinhood account to make the trade.
🔓 Why you need a physical vault to secure a virtual currency. A peek into Coinbase's robust security and infrastructure.
🎓 Cornell offers more crypto classes than any other top university in the world according to a recent report. In total, Cornell runs 28 courses on cryptography, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain.
🚨 We're giving away $800 worth of BTC And you only have to submit your email to be in the running.
READ OF THE DAY
📖Understanding Web 3 Coinbase's Emre Tekisalp breaks down the "Why, What, and How" of Web 3 - specifically, why today's web needs to be improved upon, what the Web 3 stack looks like, and how developers can build on it.
🚀 Spark: A clean, minimalistic wallet for c-lightning by Nadav Ivgi. Receive Lightning Network payments over the web or through mobile and desktop apps (for Android, Linux, macOS, and Windows).
THING TO KNOW
Coined by Diogo Mónica and Nathan McCauley, a "crypto-anchor" is a service that forces a data-flow to only be available within the boundaries of your infrastructure, which slows attackers down (since they risk detection by operating in your data center).