# Nusefile

This site gathers links and commentary on what I think are useful news items that match my interests as a development journalist and communications researcher.

Crypto News

Crypto stories without the hype

My favourites from the cryptouniverse in the past month.

Advice, Global, Crime?, Coins, National, Swiss, Business, Wild Side, Catch Up

Advice

Why The WEF Wants You To Learn About Bitcoin And Ethereumbitcoinist13 June 2021 (LINK)
DeFi will bring global revolution to the traditional finance spacecointelegraph13 June 2021 (LINK)
Ways investors can use the MACD indicator to make better tradescointelegraph11 June 2021 (LINK)
Unsure about buying the dip? This key trading indicator makes it easiercointelegraph7 June 2021 (LINK)
Why Solana and Polkadot Have Been The Least Impacted By The Crypto Crashnewsbtc4 June 2021 (LINK)
The 10 Most Popular Cryptocurrencies, and What You Should Know About Each Before You Investtime.com4 June 2021 (LINK)
What is the difference between Token and Coin?betechwise22 May 2021 (LINK)
Setting the record straight on NFTs, the most misunderstood financial advancement in historyventurebeat23 May 2021 (LINK)
Earlier advice

Global

Institutions Pumping Millions Into Ethereum and Other Altcoins: CoinSharesdailyhodl12 June 2021 (LINK)
UNICEF Is Investing in Several Blockchain Startupscryptobriefing10 June 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin Gains First National Acceptance: El Salvador (see also National)zycrypto2 June 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin and Ethereum transaction fees sink 95% from all-time highscointelegraph9 June 2021 (LINK)
Members of East Africa Community Explore Potential Use of CBDC for Alternative Regional Payment Systembitcoin9 June 2021 (LINK)
World Economic Forum Seeks to Offer Clear Policy Landscape For DeFibtcmanager9 June 2021 (LINK)

Crime?

UK Police Lobbying for New Laws Allowing Them to Freeze Cryptocurrenciesbitcoin13 June 2021 (LINK)
China’s Police Arrests Over 1,000 Crypto Traders on Fraud and Money Laundering Chargescryptopotato10 June 2021 (LINK)
Skeptics Question the Official Colonial Pipeline Bitcoin Seizure Storybitcoin9 June 2021 (LINK)

Coins

Shopping.io Collaborates With Zilliqacryptonewsz14 June 2021 (LINK)
Cardano Deploys First Simple Smart Contract On AlonzoBlue Testnetnewsbtc13 June 2021 (LINK)
"Cardano’s 'Green' Blockchain Technology Leads the Industry," Says EMURGOcryptoglobe12 June 2021 (LINK)
Solana Labs raises $314 million in new funding led by A16z and Polychain Capitaltheblockcrypto9 June 2021 (LINK)
Algorand releases version 1.0 of platform's dApp builder, including upgrades to smart contractsfinbold23 May 2021 (LINK)
Elite Group of Seven Crypto Assets Have 'Insane Potential', According to Trader Austin Arnolddailyhodl21 May 2021 (LINK)

ADA, MATIC, ETH, DOT, KSM, AVAX, SUSHI

National

Women represent 26% of cryptocurrency holders in the United Statescryptopolitan13 June 2021 (LINK)
Thailand Bans Meme Coins, Fan Tokens, NFTs From Trading on Crypto Exchangesbitcoin12 June 2021 (LINK)
Proposed New York Bitcoin mining ban watered down to allow green projectscointelegraph10 June 2021 (LINK)
US Senator Elizabeth Warren says crypto is bogus and a lousy investmentcoinnounce10 June 2021 (LINK)
El Salvador’s relationship with the IMF turns complicated after new Bitcoin billcryptoslate9 June 2021 (LINK)
Most Australian Millennials Have Given Up on Pricy Real Estate Investment for Cryptozycrypto9 June 2021 (LINK)
Uganda Museum Collaborates With Software Development Firm to Create NFTs for Display on Binance Marketplacebitcoin9 June 2021 (LINK)
BTC Mining Surges In Argentina Due To Subsidized, Cheap Energydcforecasts1 June 2021 (LINK)
The U.S Treasury has called for crypto transfers above $10,000 to be reported to IRScoinnounce21 May 2021 (LINK)

Swiss

Swiss Sygnum bank to offer custody for Internet Computer token cointelegraph18 May 2021 (LINK)
Dfinity’s ‘Internet Computer’ token (ICP) launches straight into the top 10 cryptos cryptoslate12 May 2021 (LINK)
UBS is reportedly considering offering cryptocurrency investments to wealthy clients businessinsider10 May 2021 (LINK)
DFINITY Foundation launches its blockchain-powered 'Internet Computer' cryptoninjas7 May 2021 (LINK)

Business

$160 Billion Asset Manager Entering Crypto Market in Collaboration With Nasdaqbitcoin10 June 2021 (LINK)
Chinese Search Engines Reportedly Block Queries of Binance, OKEx, and Huobicryptopotato9 June 2021 (LINK)
Court Order to Shut Down Coinseed Succeeds, CEO Creates Profanity Token for Attorney Generalbitcoin9 June 2021 (LINK)
Bitcoin Hater Warren Buffett Invests $500 Million in Digital Bank Offering Crypto Productscryptoglobe9 June 2021 (LINK)
Coinbase Users File Class Action Over Locked Accountsdecrypt9 June 2021 (LINK)

On the Wild Side (includes prices and predictions)

Top In-person NFT galleries that are a treat to the eyes and a must visit in 2021cryptopolitan13 June 2021 (LINK)
Esthereum's $1.5B options expiry on June 25 will be a make-or-break momentcointelegraph13 June 2021 (LINK)
Crypto market cap plummets below $1.5 trillion: Cryptocurrencies have lost over 40% of their valuecryptopolitan12 June 2021 (LINK)
Despite criticism, bitcoin is a superior investment to goldbitcoinmagazine12 June 2021 (LINK)
A top Bitcoin whale picked up $22m BTC amidst brutal dip, data showscryptoslate10 June 2021 (LINK)
Employee Found Mining Ethereum Beneath Seoul’s Premier Opera Housecryptonews10 June 2021 (LINK)
Amid Heavy Selling By Miners, Analysts Brace For Further Bearish Momentumzycrypto9 June 2021 (LINK)
China's bitcoin crackdown comment sparks USDT sell-off on OTC desks theblockcrypto23 May 2021 (LINK)
Crypto Lending Platform Accidentally Sends Users Millions of Dollars in Bitcoin dailyhodl21 May 2021 (LINK)

Catch Up

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