Top news of the week: 06.10.2020.

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On Sep 29, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
RT @jillruthcarlson: A few years ago I wrote a blog post about the pendulum of innovation in crypto swinging back and forth between assets and infrastructure. It had some of the ugliest graphics I've ever made. Here's my 2020 follow up (no graphics this time): https://t.co/VHe3HE9cra
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How the Crypto Industry Seesaws Between Assets and Infrastructure

How the Crypto Industry Seesaws Between Assets and Infrastructure

Bitcoin invented a new asset as well as new infrastructure. Often, we confuse the two roles it plays.

On Oct 3, 2020
@cgledhill shared
#Cashless future ahead? Utopian digital dream with dystopian inequality https://t.co/hZjUoZgs7Q #fintech https://t.co/PALOQGnw7J
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Cashless future ahead? Utopian digital dream with dystopian inequality

Cashless future ahead? Utopian digital dream with dystopian inequality

A society without paper money might be a less equitable society. Those lacking digital connectivity would suffer.

On Oct 4, 2020
@Dashpay shared
RT @Cointelegraph: $DASH no longer focuses mainly on #privacy, @benjaminpirus reports. #Dash https://t.co/oX7ed1SKC6
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Dash should not be considered a privacy coin, Dash team says

Dash should not be considered a privacy coin, Dash team says

What a statement from a coin whose white paper originally proclaimed it as “a privacy-centric cryptographic currency."

On Oct 2, 2020
@tylerwinklevoss shared
RT @ladyGodivaLex: Gemini exchange now available in the UK and in App store. A simple elegant and secure! Love it! https://t.co/wI560GRnzO #Bitcoin @tylerwinklevoss 🚀👯‍♀️ https://t.co/xgEXa2XJcT
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Gemini: Buy Bitcoin Instantly 4+

Gemini: Buy Bitcoin Instantly 4+

‎Gemini: A simple, elegant, and secure way to buy bitcoin and other cryptocurrency. Get started today! Gemini allows you to securely buy, sell, and store cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, ...

On Oct 6, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
Wrapped Bitcoin set a record minting $616M worth of WBTC in September. Report by @zackvoell https://t.co/l9c74MiqN0
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Record $616M of Wrapped Bitcoin Minted in September

Record $616M of Wrapped Bitcoin Minted in September

Monthly value of minted WBTC grew 160% from August.

On Oct 2, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
MARKET WRAP: Crypto volatility may be the name of the game in October. “It's a tough market at the moment, up one minute and down the next,” said a crypto brokerage executive. Report by @danielcawrey https://t.co/0g7CLFq9lR
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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Rebounds to $10.5K; Stablecoin Market Cap ‘Goes Parabolic’

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Rebounds to $10.5K; Stablecoin Market Cap ‘Goes Parabolic’

Bitcoin price has proved resilient in the face of bad news but traders expect crypto volatility ahead.

On Sep 30, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
MARKET WRAP: Bitcoin's price has not marched steadily upward, but the trend appears to be positive. "Bitcoin's price momentum is still positive, with its pullbacks leaving higher highs,” said an analyst. Report by @danielcawrey: https://t.co/pNEyHYphV0
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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Retests $10.8K; Total Value Locked in DeFi Hits $11B

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Retests $10.8K; Total Value Locked in DeFi Hits $11B

Bitcoin price is flirting with $10,800 territory while DeFi soldiers on.

On Oct 3, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
[email protected] @Binance @OKEx & @HuobiGloba are the biggest winners so far as @BitMEX's fallout continues, reports @mmviii_2008 https://t.co/UXII188LVP
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BitMex has bled 45k Bitcoin since US gov charges, allowing other exchanges to benefit

BitMex has bled 45k Bitcoin since US gov charges, allowing other exchanges to benefit

Gemini, Binance, OKEx and Huobi appear to be the biggest gainers of the BitMex fallout.