Here’s how China’s crackdown helped Binance become the world’s largest crypto exchange
This in-depth profile details exactly how China’s tighter regulations on crypto pushed Binance to leave the country, re-incorporate in Malta, and become the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange in the process.
Institutional investors are starting to use this backdoor for crypto purchases
Institutional investors are already moving into the crypto market, but most of their trading volume remains obscure. This is due to most institutions leveraging private brokers to conduct crypto purchases, for the time being at least.
Visa and Mastercard have yet to be disrupted by crypto and blockchain
Bitcoin is fizzling out as a method of payment, but other digital payments solutions (Visa and MasterCard among them) are still going strong. Just like crypto, these payment providers also benefit from network effects, and this competitive moat continues to be seen even today.
This is a great index of where to find all of the best Dapps out today
This report from Blocktimes is an excellent rundown of all the best Dapp resources on the market today. Though the overall number of Dapps on the market today is still low, they’re rapidly growing in number – and the trend looks set to continue in the months ahead.
Bitmex has released a new piece of research on Ethereum holdings in ICO treasury accounts
According to a recent study done by Bitmex, most Ethereum projects seem to have sold almost as much crypto as they’ve raised – meaning that many projects still have unrealized gains, instead of massive losses.
A new documentary shows how a man with 1 BTC is traveling the world using crypto
After purchasing 1 Bitcoin early last year, one entrepreneur decided to set off a journey around the world, using nothing but crypto. He’s now producing a documentary on the topic, which is set to be released later this year.
There’s a simple explanation for why Nvidia isn’t going all-in on crypto
This article does a good job of summing why, despite servicing massive demand for crypto mining GPUs earlier in the year, Nvidia has to date shied away from offering standalone crypto mining offerings.