Author: Jillian Godsil

DeFi began life as a MEME

Reading Time: 5 minutes Rossco Paddison and I were bus buddies in Macau in a time before COVID. We were both speaking at an event on Decentralized Finance (DeFi) – a concept that Rossco was already deeply enmeshed with, and while a superb conference, I did not fall down the rabbit hole at that […]

AMA with the founders of Amanah DeFi

Reading Time: 6 minutes Crypto Official conducted an AMA – on the origins of Amanah DeFi Interview between Crypto Official and Amanah DeFi founders, Ilya Dobrovitski and Mohammed Naquib. Recently, we had a chance to sit down with the Amanah DeFi founders: Ilya Dobrovitsky, Mohammed Naquib, and Mufti Billal Omarjee. We talked about the […]

Minima Announces $2.5 Million Investment

Reading Time: 2 minutes Innovative mobile-based blockchain protocol secures funding to develop the Blockchain’s most decentralized network  Minima, which is building the world’s most decentralized blockchain network, today announced a $2.5 million investment round led by Blockchange Ventures. The funding will be used to complete the development of its protocol, and to build out […]

Merry HODLdays to Canada Crypto Buyers

Reading Time: < 1 minute It’s a jolly time for HODLers and Bitbuy wants to help make it shinier for Canadian buyers. Bitbuy chose an apt time to reward the HODLers who already have a lot of celebrating to do — last week Bitcoin reached a new all-time high of $19,911 and ETH holders are […]

Electroneum is on track to surpass 4.1 million users

Reading Time: 3 minutes Electroneum is on track to surpass 4.1 million users in the next ten or so days. Just under 4,300 new users registered Electroneum accounts. In addition, app downloads exceeded new sign-ups by over 1,000 as 5,292 people have completed Electroneum app downloads. That means that as of last Wednesday, users have completed […]

Disrupt everything – especially Art (for the Artists)

Reading Time: 7 minutes KateVass Galerie is a well-known contemporary gallery in Switzerland, which represents established, middle-tier and young emerging artists who are engaged with new technologies in their artistic expression. The founder is a Russian entrepreneur Ekaterina Vassilieva – who shortened her name to Kate Vass for easier pronunciation, Growing up in Russia, […]

Treat Blockchain like a technology

Reading Time: 4 minutes Rhett Oudkerk Pool is the founder and CEO of Europechain. This is not his first venture as he has founded and CEO’d Kahuna, a multimillion euro cyber security company for 20 years and enjoys recognised status as a leading tech entrepreneur in his native Netherlands. He became active in the […]

trademakers launches institutional-grade investments for the rest of us

Reading Time: 3 minutes trademakers, a newly launched investment platform for digital assets and alternatives (such as foreign exchange), comes to market with private, everyday investors in mind offering the kinds of high-end financial expertise normally reserved for institutional investors. At launch, trademakers offers investment opportunities into two asset classes: digital currencies and FX. […]