PlayStation 5 Leak Allegedly Exposes PS5 Pre-Order Details

Fresh speculation hints at a March 2020 launch date for PlayStation 5 pre-orders. DualShock 5 reportedly set for reveal in Q1 2020. Official PlayStation 5 reveal event possibly scheduled for February. Pre-orders for Sony’s next-generation PlayStation 5 console will go live sooner rather than later, according to fresh speculation. PS5 Pre-Orders May Launch in March […]

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BitMEX Ends Year With Additional 13K BTC in Its Insurance Fund, Up 61%

The BitMEX Insurance Fund has added nearly 13,000 BTC in 2019, reaching a total of just over 33,491 BTC as of Dec. 30. This is equivalent to 0.19% of the total Bitcoin in circulation, based on the data available at Blockchain.com.  The fund, which the cryptocurrency exchange set up to ensure that liquidation orders related […]

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Katherine Wu on DeFi and the Inevitability of the Digital Yuan

Katherine Wu was a founding team member at Messari before moving into a VC role at Notation Capital, but is perhaps best known in crypto for her epic annotations of key regulatory enforcement actions. In this end-of-year interview with The Breakdown, Katherine argues that decentralized finance is the narrative of 2019, but also that when […]

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$1M Bond to Keep Alleged North Korea Sanctions Violater Griffith in Alabama for Now

After having been denied bail on Dec. 26, Ethereum foundation researcher Virgil Griffith has now been released on a $1 million bond on the condition that he stay out of California. On Dec. 30, the Inner City Press reported that the 36-year-old Griffith has been released after a bail appeal hearing earlier today. The hearing […]

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Dow Jones Rally Has Even the Biggest Bulls Fearful, And It’s a Bad Sign

The Dow Jones rally is heating up so fast it has big bulls on Wall Street worried. Low earnings growth and the over-confidence of investors signal that a pullback is likely. Top money managers expect the stock market to return to fair value in the short-term. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA)’s longest-running bull run […]

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