The Next Web: Wednesday February 20, 2019
How to decentralize social media, according to Wikipedias co-founder
The problem about social media is that it is centralized. Centralization empowers massive corporations and governments to steal our privacy and restrict our speech and autonomy. What should exist are neutral, technical standards and protocols, like the standards and protocols for blogs, email, and the Web. Blockchain technology the technology of decentralization is
PYMNTS: Wednesday February 20, 2019
Bitcoin Daily: Bitcoin Price Passes $4K Post-JPM Coin; Bitmain Loses $500M In Q3 2018
The price of bitcoin has passed $4,000 this week, while Bitmain lost $500M in Q3 2018, and BitGo offers insurance protection for crypto and digital assets.
CoinDesk: Wednesday February 20, 2019
Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for States Crypto Industry
The U.S. state of Wyoming has passed several bills aimed to make the state a top destination for cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses.
VentureBeat: Wednesday February 20, 2019
Hedera Hashgraph names Deutsche Telekom and others to its blockchain alternative governing council
Hedera Hashgraph's governing council members for itsblockchain alternative are Deutsche Telekom,DLA Piper, Magazine Luiza, Nomura Holdings, andSwisscom Blockchain.
Bitcoin.com: Wednesday February 20, 2019
Coinbase Wallet App Adds Bitcoin Cash Support
Coinbase announced on Tuesday that users of its wallet app can now directly store their bitcoin cash. The app update will be rolled out to all iOS and Coinbase announced on Tuesday that users of its wallet app can now directly store their bitcoin cash (BCH). The app update will be rolled out to all iOS and Android users in the next few weeks. Both Cashaddr and legacy address formats are supported alongside Bitcoin Cash Testnet for developers.
Crowdfund Insider: Wednesday February 20, 2019
Another Crypto Scam Busted in India
Police in India have arrested four and are seeking a fifth suspect whom they believe used a cryptocurrency scamto steal 1 billion rupees (nearly $14