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CoinGecko, CoinMarketCap now blocked by China's internet firewall

CoinGecko, CoinMarketCap now blocked by China’s internet firewall

advertisement Two most popular crypto market data sites have now become inaccessible for users based in mainland China. CoinGecko and CoinMarketCap are currently both blocked by China’s internet firewall, according to tests run by The Block. Search results on Greatfire.org, an online tool for checking sites censored by China’s Great Firewall, also show that the …

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Paul Tudor Jones positive about Bitcoin, compares it to 'Internet stocks in 1999'

Paul Tudor Jones positive about Bitcoin, compares it to ‘Internet stocks in 1999’

American billionaire hedge fund manager, Paul Tudor Jones made bullish statements about Bitcoin,  and compared Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to precious and industrial metals. In an interview with Julia La Roche of Yahoo Finance, Paul Tudor Jones expected Bitcoin to be “substantially higher” in 20 years and that Bitcoin had the “wrong market cap:”  In …

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Handshake Goes Live With an Uncensorable Internet Browser

Handshake Goes Live With an Uncensorable Internet Browser

Handshake set out to disrupt the World Wide Web of internet names. Now it’s looking to reinvent browsing.  Today, as the Handshake Network records its 1 millionth transaction, HandyBrowser will go live. It’s a dedicated way to access the uncensorable internet ecosystem made possible through the distributed Handshake Network, as well as anything else you …

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The Robinhood Chad Index Versus Doomer Internet Money

The Robinhood Chad Index Versus Doomer Internet Money

This week, the wildest, most nonsensical, volatile part of the market wasn’t bitcoin, it was the “Robinhood Rally” in equities. The stock market has long been disconnected from the underlying economy, but much of what happened this week – particularly the pumping of bankrupt company stocks – suggests that something new is afoot.  In this episode, …

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Blockchain Bites: Last Day of Consensus, Will Crypto Save the Internet?

Blockchain Bites: Last Day of Consensus, Will Crypto Save the Internet?

Top Shelf Consensus: Distributed ended on a high note with a keynote address from Juan Benet, founder of Protocol Labs, who granted a rare interview as he closed out the week-long virtual conference.  Speaking widely on the topics of decentralization and Web 3.0, Benet said, “the internet has become dramatically more important to us.” Over a …

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