Daily Archives: 21.05.2019

SEC Delays VanEck ETF Yet Again | Bitcoin Magazine

SEC Delays VanEck ETF Yet Again In the Bitcoin industry’s Sisyphean struggle to secure a Bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF), the boulder is rolling back down the hill. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) posted a notice today, May 20, 2019, that it is delaying its decision on the VanEck and SolidX Bitcoin ETF proposal. With this additional extension ...

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Bisq’s Lead Developer Makes Way for DAO to Take Over | Bitcoin Magazine

Bisq’s Lead Developer Makes Way for DAO to Take Over The founder of decentralized crypto exchange Bisq has stepped away from all roles and activities, allowing the exchange’s DAO (decentralized autonomous organization) to oversee its operations. Manfred Karrer released the departure announcement on Bisq’s official site on May 16, 2019, claiming that the exchange is “entering a new phase” and ...

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Review: Apollo’s Legacy

Apollo’s Legacy: Perspectives on the Moon Landings by Roger Launius Smithsonian Books, 2019 hardcover, 264 pp., illus. ISBN 978-1-58834-689-0 US$27.95 With two months to go, preparations for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 landing are shifting into high gear, including in the publishing world. A wave of books is hitting bookshelves (or their electronic equivalents) on all aspects of ...

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During Bullish April, Fiat-to-Crypto Exchanges Outperform Crypto-to-Crypto | Bitcoin Magazine

During Bullish April, Fiat-to-Crypto Exchanges Outperform Crypto-to-Crypto In its April 2019 Exchange Review, released on May 20, 2019, London-based crypto data analysis firm CryptoCompare found that fiat-to-crypto exchanges performed much better than crypto-to-crypto platforms did over the last month, as cryptocurrency prices rose across the board. According to the report, fiat-to-crypto exchanges enjoyed an impressive 85 percent uptick in monthly ...

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