‘We Should Not Scurry to Keep Pace With Fintech’ – CFTC Commissioner

A newly elected commissioner at U.S. regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission(CFTC) stated that fintech – including blockchain and cryptocurrency – should be handled with an “open mind” during a speech on Oct. 25. Rostin Behnam revealed he had spent much of that time focusing on issues related to disruptive fintech. “I am surprised by the amount of time I spent examining issues related to bitcoin,... Continue Reading →

Digital Collectibles: CryptoKitties

You’ve probably heard of cryptocurrencies, but CryptoKitties are crypto-collectibles. They’re like digital beanie babies or baseball cards. It sounds silly, but the concept of CryptoKitties is testing a profound idea. Can a digital good be rare? Every fifteen minutes, Axiom Zen releases a new CryptoKitty that only one person can buy. They’ll do that until... Continue Reading →

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