In a poor week for the wider markets, a listing on the Gemini exchange put a strong bid under zcash, producing gains of 50 percent. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/zcash-leaves-crypto-market-behind-with-50-percent-weekly-spike/"Zcash Leaves Crypto Market Behind with 50 Percent Weekly Spike"
Bitcoin cash recently hard forked and a little less than 20 percent of nodes didn’t upgrade. The industry argues over whether that matters or not. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoin-cash-fork-leaves-users-behind-matter/"Bitcoin Cash Fork Leaves Users Behind, But Does It Matter?"
A popular event forged during the token boom of 2017 saw discussion about the changing regulatory environment that has resulted. Original source: https://www.coindesk.com/move-em-icos-dont-seem-scary-outside-us/"Move ‘Em Out: ICOs Don’t Seem So Scary Outside the US"
Controversial token Tether generated $250 million new coins, with long-standing questions resurfacing Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/tether-mints-250-mln-of-new-usdt-tokens-rekindles-controversy"Tether Mints $250 Mln of New USDT Tokens, Rekindles Controversy"
Silicon Valley sitcom uses ‘51 percent attack’ in season 5 finale, but is the scenario representative of a real-world possibility? Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/51-percent-attack-in-silicon-valley-tv-series-real-life-possibility"‘51 percent attack’ in Silicon Valley TV Series – Real Life Possibility?"
Crypto markets have seen a slight recovery in the past 24 hours – top 10 coins listed on Coinmarketcap in the green Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/crypto-markets-see-slight-growth-total-market-capitalization-nears-392-bln"Crypto Markets See Slight Growth, Total Market Capitalization Nears $392 Bln"
Let’s see why and how national cryptocurrencies are not really cryptocurrencies Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/national-government-digital-currencies-versus-globally-distributed-cryptocurrencies-in-depth"National Government Digital Currencies Versus Globally Distributed Cryptocurrencies: in Depth"
The former CEO of Visa in the UK is taking the helm of a new crypto startup that aims to let customers pay for everyday items in crypto Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/former-uk-visa-ceo-takes-helm-of-crypto-consumer-payment-startup"Former UK Visa CEO Takes Helm of Crypto Consumer Payment Startup"
Lightspeed Venture Partners, the VC firm behind Snapchat, is exploring a new crypto investment project, report says Original source: https://cointelegraph.com/news/vc-firm-behind-snapchat-looks-to-ramp-up-its-crypto-investments-report-says"VC Firm Behind Snapchat Looks to Ramp up its Crypto Investments, Report Says"