¿Qué hacen realmente las DAOs?

Las criptomonedas, como cualquier activo especulativo, se mueven por bombos y platillos: Elon Musk tuitea y el mercado responde; China toma medidas drásticas y los inversores corren a esconderse. Las grandes ideas se convierten en iniciales del tamaño de un bocado, como ICO o NFT. Read this article in English. La más reciente palabra clave de tres letras adoptada por los cripto utopistas es “DAO”, siglas en inglés de “organización autónoma descentralizada”. Una DAO es esencialmente una estructura de gobierno corporativo construida en torno a cripto: un club exclusivo, donde…

Cómo ‘World of Women’ se convirtió en un fenómeno NFT entre celebridades

Es un secreto a voces que las mujeres están poco representadas en el mundo cripto. Lo que ayuda a explicar por qué el nuevo megaéxito de los tokens no fungibles (NFTs), World of Women, es una inyección de energía tan bienvenida para ese espacio. “La misión de mi arte siempre ha sido visibilizar a las mujeres, ponerlas en el foco de atención y aportar más diversidad al espacio”, dice Yam Karkai, que lanzó los NFTs con su socio Raphael Malavieille. Read this article in English. El dúo lanzó la colección…

TikTok embraces NFTs with creator-led collection

Social media platform TikTok has announced its first foray into the nonfungible token, or NFT, market with a new collection inspired by its leading trend-setters. On Thursday, the company announced TikTok Top Moments, a new program that allows content creators to be recognized and rewarded for their content. The NFT drops will be launched on Ethereum and powered by Immutable X, a new scaling solution for layer-two NFT protocol Immutable. TikTok Top Moments is said to feature a selection of six TokTok videos from the network’s most influential creators. Each…

XDEFI CEO wants to disrupt MetaMask’s domination of browser wallets

Due to the enormous growth of DeFi and a lack of direct competitors, Ethereum wallet and browser extension MetaMask recently surpassed 10 million active users, a major milestone for the ConsenSys-led protocol. Now, a new browser wallet is looking to provide an alternative to MetaMask by doing something that most developers are shying away from — creating a web-based experience as opposed to a mobile client.  Emile Dubié, the CEO of XDEFI Wallet, explained to Cointelegraph why MetaMask’s growth has previously gone unperturbed by competitors: “I think developers decided to…

Rari, Telos and Polymath rally as Bitcoin price hits $44K

Crypto traders breathed a sigh of relief on Sept. 30 after media headlines reflected positive news regarding adoption and future regulation in the crypto sector. Early in the day, Visa announced that it has developed a layer-2-based blockchain interoperability hub that will support cryptocurrency payments and Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell stated that the regulator has no intention to ban cryptocurrencies. The rise in sentiment coincided with a positive day for the price action in Bitcoin, which is up 5.74% and trading near $44,000 at the time of writing.  Top 7…

Fed Chair Powell Says He Has ‘No Intention’ of Banning Crypto

Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said he does not intend to ban cryptocurrencies cryptocurrencies, but said stablecoins need greater regulatory oversight in a House Financial Services Committee meeting on Thursday. The two-hour long meeting, meant to serve as a forum for representatives to ask Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Powell about the Treasury Department and Federal Reserve’s pandemic response, featured several questions about cryptocurrencies. Rep. Ted Budd (R-N.C.), a longtime proponent of crypto and a member of the Congressional Blockchain Caucus, asked Powell to clarify statements he had made during…

Can Crypto Put a Price on Community? — CoinDesk

Jaime Schmidt and Chris Cantino, the wife-and-husband duo behind Color Capital, say the CPG Telegram channel is built around mentorship. “We started with identifying 50 ‘mentors’ who we thought would be nice, big names that people would be excited to chat with in our Telegram,” Schmidt said. The list includes some of Crypto Twitter’s heaviest hitters, from influencers (Jackson Dame), to investors (Jarrod Dicker, Packy McCormick), to do-anything entrepreneurs (Cooper Turley). Source link