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Crypo Lender Celsius Taps Chainlink’s Price Oracles for Interest Rate ‘Decentralization’

Lending platform Celsius Network has teamed up with an oracle provider to make the price feeds it uses to calculate crypto asset interest rates less centralized. Announced Monday, Celsius has subscribed to Chainlink, which connects smart contracts with real world data, as a middle pathway to decentralization, said Chainlink CEO Serey Nazarov in a telephone …

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EY, Microsoft and ConsenSys Launch Enterprise Platform on Ethereum Mainnet

Global taxation and transaction advisory firm EY have announced the launch of their open-source Baseline protocol.  Baseline comprises a smart contract and tokenization platform built for enterprises on top of the Ethereum blockchain. Baseline was founded by EY in partnership with Microsoft and ConsenSys, and was developed in collaboration with many companies operating in the …

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Bitcoin Price Falls to $9.6K Amid Bloody Sunday for XRP, ETH, Altcoins

Bitcoin (BTC) price has fallen further dropping about $300 in less than one hour on Sunday, Feb. 16, though paring some losses since with a bounce from $9,600 to $9,790 at press time. Crypto market 1-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Bad weekend for Bitcoin price bulls Most other cryptocurrencies fared much worse, however, as evidenced …

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The Founders of Synthetix and Chainlink on DeFi, Derivatives and 25 New Decentralized Price Feeds

Yesterday, Chainlink released price reference data for 25 of its decentralized oracle networks that together power more than $100 million in DeFi. On this special interview episode, @nlw talks with Sergey Nazarov and Kain Warwick, the founders of Chainlink and Synthetix, respectively, about:  To see Chainlink’s newly released decentralized price feeds, visit: feeds.chain.link Disclosure Read …

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Top-5 Cryptos This Week: NEO, LINK, ADA, BNB, LEO

The United States Federal Reserve believes that stablecoins “could complement existing payment systems and improve consumer welfare” but the operators behind the digital assets will require constant oversight and regulation. The Fed warned that if a stablecoin payment network achieves a global scale quickly, it will increase risks related to financial stability and monetary policy. …

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BNB Gains 23% Plus Other Top-5 Cryptos This Week: LINK, HT, XRP, TRX

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has been in the thick of the action over the past week. First, the SEC rejected the Bitcoin ETF application from Bitwise Asset Management and NYSE Arca. Next, the governing body obtained a temporary restraining order against Telegram and its wholly-owned subsidiary Telegram Open Network (TON) for …

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WATCH: Chainlink CEO Talks Data Oracles

[embedded content] Chainlink CEO Sergey Nazarov spoke at CoinDesk’s Invest: Asia 2019 conference in Singapore on current products and future developments for the Chainlink platform. A smart contract and API bridging service, Chainlink connects smart contract platforms–like decentralized finance products–to oracles containing real market data and event information. At Invest: Asia, Nazarov said the platform …

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Smart Contract Startup Tapped By Google As Blockchain Partner

Google has tapped a startup token project, Chainlink, as an official Cloud Partner and the relationship suggests a deep and detailed interest in blockchain technology by the Mountain View giant. The partnership, described in a detail Google Cloud blog post, aims to place BigQuery data on the blockchain using a “Chainlink oracle smart contract.” BigQuery …

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