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Crypto market plunges hard and fast: investors are spooked

Market Lunacy: Terra’s algorithmic stablecoin breaks; $50B USD destroyed With the broader crypto market down 32% in the week-to-date from last Friday ($570B USD), there is one specific catalyst that has commentators using phrases like ‘crypto’s Lehman moment’. Just over a week ago UST, aka a stablecoin, plunged well below its $1 peg and by early … Continue reading "Crypto market plunges hard and fast: investors are spooked"
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Blockchain NZ Podcast Series

Welcome to the very first episode of the Blockchain New Zealand Podcast. I’m Jeff Nijsse and today I’m talking to Jonty Kelt, Founder of Fantail Ventures.
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Cryptocurrency and the edge of power

The blockchain and cryptocurrency community saw an historic moment last week when US President Joe Biden signed an executive order on cryptocurrencies. We’ve known for some time that the White House has been investigating cryptocurrencies, yet nobody was certain if this would help or hinder this technology. However, the executive order shows that cryptocurrencies are … Continue reading "Cryptocurrency and the edge of power"
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Crypto comes of age

Survey suggests cryptocurrency nearly as popular as investment property with everyday Kiwi investors.
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Building blocks of the future

In pop culture, we’re often shown the future as either an unattainable dream or dystopian nightmare. But one film that portrays the future in a realistic light is the 2013 film ‘Her’, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Scarlett Johansson. It’s a charming film that focuses on Phoenix’s character who falls in love with a personal operating system, … Continue reading "Building blocks of the future"