🇱🇮 Binance LCX launches fiat-to-crypto exchange Binance LCX, a joint venture between Binance and Liechtenstein Cryptoassets Exchange (LCX), now allows trading between Swiss Francs (CHF) and euros (EUR) against major digital currencies pairs.
⛓ OmiseGo just released eWallet v1.0.0, a white label ewallet platform that is meant to plug into the OMG network. A company can now create an ewallet with their logo on it and have it easily integrated into a network with interoperability.
✨BTC for good Nic Carter's father is walking 3,500 miles around England and Wales to raise awareness for cervical cancer. You can donate bitcoin, and track his progress over here. All proceeds go directly to fund Dr. Jo Waller's research.
🔵 Coinbase seeks patentfor a new bitcoin payment system designed to make cryptocurrency payments safer.
🚀 Conversational OTC trading AirSwap's officially rolling out their new OTC trading product which is being optimized for counterparty discovery and efficient order communication - takers can broadcast requests and receive executable orders from makers in return, or those makers can engage in a 1:1 conversation to work out details.
🌱 Zcash 2.0 The first Sapling-compatible version of the Zcash node software was announced yesterday. The aim is to make shielded transactions more efficient (and facilitate broad mobile, exchange, and vendor adoption of Zcash shielded addresses).
⛓ Dolomite Launching on the Loopring protocol, Dolomite is a platformsplit into two parts: portfolio and DEX - or, in other words, tracking and trading.
READS OF THE DAY
📖"Post-venture" capital and the crypto nobel prize Matt Stephenson attempts to answer the question "have we maxed out on innovation?" and gives us a glimpse into the world he's building with Planck, a "tokenized Patreon crossed with an auction house, but for knowledge."
📖What I learned as a design intern at Coinbase Kathleen Hsu, a designer and cognitive science student at Berkeley, reflects on her design internship at Coinbase this summer and relays some of her learnings to designers looking to get into the cryptosphere.
📖Banking on a quick bitcoin recovery John Gleeson provides an alternative view on long term price recovery - one where price recovery takes over 6 years (if it ever happens).
QUESTION OF THE DAY
What are the major concerns around the growing popularity of the crypto/blockchain space?
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