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What Monero’s Ric Spagni Thinks About Privacy And Money

If you ask Riccardo Spagni–aka FluffyPony on Crypto Twitter–about who should invest in Monero, get ready for a pushback. “Monero’s probably not an investment. It’s designed to be a currency, and in particular it’s designed to be a privacy-preserving currency.” says Spagni. Spagni is a builder who pushes norms in crypto, a community still defining what normal even looks like. I talked with Spagni about Monero and what makes it so different from other privacy coins. Continue reading What Monero’s Ric Spagni Thinks About Privacy And Money

QuadrigaCX Plot Thickens; Money Starts Moving Following CEO’s Death

QuadrigaCX, which was once Canada’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, has endured plenty of problems over the past year including a bank freeze, legal disputes, and other troubles. Last week, the exchange filed for creditor protection, citing “significant financial issues” as the cause. Now, the fact that some of QuadrigaCX’s wallets seem to be active is raising suspicion within the crypto community. Continue reading QuadrigaCX Plot Thickens; Money Starts Moving Following CEO’s Death

Bitcoin Is “Society’s Best Hope for a Private Form of Electronic Money” Says Arthur Hayes

Arthur Hayes, CEO of crypto exchange platform BitMEX, recently said that Bitcoin is society’s best hope for a private form of money. The Seychelles-based BitMEX has risen to become one of the larger crypto trading and exchange platforms in the world. Its CEO, who is known to be bullish on the future of cryptocurrencies, has stated that digital assets will be the new private form of money. Continue reading Bitcoin Is “Society’s Best Hope for a Private Form of Electronic Money” Says Arthur Hayes