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DeFi Exec Believes Crypto Community Mostly “Short-Term Thinkers”

In an interview with Cryptox, Alex Mashinsky, the founder of the decentralized finance app Celsius Network, took aim at the crypto community for becoming fixated on short-term profiteering and failing to drive mass adoption. Mashinsky urged the community to capitalize on the opportunity to redefine money and finance offered amid

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JK Rowling Bitcoin Quest: Elon Musk Joins Community to Explain Cryptocurrency to Harry Potter Author

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has become inundated with bitcoin insight and cryptocurrency explanations when she tweeted asking someone to explain to her what bitcoin was. Tesla CEO Elon Musk was among those trying to explain bitcoin to Rowling. He believes that bitcoin is “solid” compared to governments’ fiat

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Reddit Rolls Out ‘Community Points’ on Ethereum to Incentivize Positive Behavior

Reddit has expanded its "community points" trial, offering users a way to earn a "piece of their favorite communities," built on top of the Ethereum blockchain.In a slide presentation, published Wednesday evening, Reddit revealed its plans to utilize the Ethereum network to incentivize the creation of "quality posts and

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Crypto Community Slams Binance Smart Chain Over Centralization

Many crypto analysts have criticized the whitepaper for Binance’s forthcoming ‘Smart Chain’, which was published on April 17.Smart Chain will be Binance’s second smart contract-enabled chain after Binance Chain. It offers the additions of full compatibility with Ethereum (ETH) and a delegated proof-of-stake, or DPoS, governance system with 21 node

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Bitcoin Payments Gateway Purse is Reconsidering Closure, Cites Community Support

Having just recently announced plans to close shop, Bitcoin (BTC) payments facilitator Purse.io says it is now reconsidering due to “an incredible outpouring of support from the community.”The veteran business — which offered Amazon shoppers a handy workaround and discount for paying with Bitcoin — had initially said it would

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