⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 12:18 AM
Binance has released a demo of its decentralized exchange, saying not “to expect too much” at the moment
⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 12:41 AM
Takeaway from crypto exchange CEOs: Traditional platforms should learn from DEXs how to give users more control & offer different kinds of value. Otherwise, the days of centralized exchange fees are numbered.
⧉infominer 26-Aug-18 04:01 PM
A Decentralized Exchange is Now Aggregating Decentralized Exchanges, Welcome to Smart Contracts as a Platform
⧉infominer 22-Sep-18 09:29 PM
The lawyer who's filed more crypto class actions than any other speaks out on his outlook on the blockchain industry.
⧉infominer 22-Sep-18 10:01 PM
This is what we've been waiting for since @The_Blocknet's launch. TRADE FROM YOUR OWN WALLETS. 0 counterparty risk, 0 deposits/withdrawals. Run a $BLOCK servicenode & some wallets, BAM you've enabled those trading pairs for EVERYONE. And those traders pay you fees. #itshap...
⧉infominer 23-Sep-18 06:13 AM
Back in early 2015, Coinbase was reported to have raised $75 Million in a growth round of funding that was led by DFJ (Draper Fisher Jurvetson) and included other participants such as USAA, NYSE, Andreessen Horowitz, Union Square Ventures, and Ribbit Capital. Back then, such...
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⧉infominer 27-Sep-18 11:00 PM
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⧉infominer 27-Sep-18 11:21 PM
6/And here, @NewYorkStateAG details which of the crypto exchanges it surveyed block VPN users and which ones don't. (Page 10)
1.) While it does sound like a terrible and malicious act for an exchange to trade against customers - it can also be beneficial to the users.
⧉infominer 28-Sep-18 12:27 AM
I encourage anyone who is considering trading cryptocurrency to read our report—and to ask these questions of all platforms:
This is a good start to questions to anyone that has custody of your digital assets, whether an exchange, broker, or your niece who holds your bitcoin for you.
⧉infominer 29-Sep-18 02:31 AM
This short post draws upon recent CryptoCompare research into cryptocurrency exchange jurisdictions, with a focus on how comprehensive…
⧉infominer 30-Sep-18 09:44 PM
New York AG Barbara D. Underwood released a report on virtual markets, finding many platforms vulnerable to abusive trading, conflicts of interest, and other consumer risks.
Coming soon to a jurisdiction near you... Messari’s Unqualified Opinions Issue #2 TLDR: The NYAG report on crypto trading platforms is the most comprehensive investigation released to date by a regulator. It contains a wealth of information. But to understand it, you need s...
⧉infominer 04-Nov-18 11:49 AM
1/n Several prominent bitcoiners lately patted themselves on the back after they circulated this link: The idea that liquidity matters is fine, but quantifying it is hard, and this site in particular is flawed on many, many levels. Thread.
⧉infominer 04-Nov-18 01:34 PM
A legit question with a legit answer. @Poloniex @BittrexExchange @GeminiTrust These 3 exchanges I have trusted with everything. Especially polo 🙏
⧉infominer 05-Nov-18 06:17 AM
Problems in distributed systems that are suddenly much harder when you're building an exchange: a non-exhaustive list. (Thread).
⧉infominer 05-Nov-18 08:03 AM
A recent report from ICO Rating has found that only 46% of cryptocurrency exchanges meet the desired security parameters with the remaining 54% considered to have sub-par security measures in place, leaving hundreds of thousands of traders and investors exposed. The sample g...
⧉infominer 05-Nov-18 08:50 AM
Trading volumes on exchange-escrowed peer-to-peer (P2P) cryptocurrency trading platforms in India are rising rapidly amid the banking ban by the country’s central bank. “Indians are warming up to P2P in amazing ways,” the CEO of a local crypto exchange told news.Bitcoin...
⧉infominer 25-Nov-18 09:02 PM
You have to go dumpster diving on ... yes that’s the name of he xchange. Kek! $PK
⧉infominer 09-Dec-18 12:08 AM
Gemakkelijk, veilig en snel cryptocurrencies zoals Bitcoin kopen, traden en verkopen met iDEAL, SEPA, Sofort, Giropay, Bancontact, INTERAC Online en MyBank.
⧉infominer 09-Dec-18 01:49 AM
Kaleido, a startup that helps enterprises implement blockchain technology, has launched a new full-stack Ethereum marketplace platform in collaboration with ConsenSys and Amazon Web Services, the company announced in a press release on November 8, 2018. Kaleido Blockchain Mar...
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 07:34 PM
1/ A thread on the problems with CEX's and DEX's.👇 A huge issue in blockchain is that 99% of trading occurs on centralized exchanges (CEX's). The problems with CEX's are that they have a central point of failure, they require users to give up sensitive personal info,
⧉infominer 22-Dec-18 11:09 PM
From (h/t @TuurDemeester) it sure sounds like the SEC considers literally every DEX to be an exchange under Section 3(a)(1) of the Exchange Act.
vincent 11-Jan-19 09:06 AM
The goal of this Essay is to explain the architectural structure of decentralized exchanges, and the performance and security tradeoffs associated with various architectural choices.