Exercise

Supernatural Superfan Chesney Mariani Talks VR Fitness

Supernatural superfan Chesney Mariani recently became a part of the VR app she uses everyday.The makers of the Supernatural subscription-based VR exercise service brought her out to California to record a workout session and along the way she got to meet coaches like Leanne Pedante. Pedante is one of several Supernatural coaches Mariani works out with virtually, and for more than a year she’s met up with them at least daily. Now, she’s passing along a message of self love in a medium intensity workout lasting 23 minutes with songs

Chinese crew landing caps record-setting day in human spaceflight

Shenzhou 12 astronauts Tang Hongbo, Liu Boming, and Nie Haisheng outside their landing capsule Friday. Credit: Xinhua Three Chinese astronauts landed in the remote Gobi Desert of northwestern China Friday, returning to Earth after a three-month mission on the new Tiangong space station, and ending a historic day in spaceflight that set a new record with 14 people in low Earth orbit. With the return of China’s Shenzhou 12 crew Friday, 11 people remained in orbit — seven on the International Space Station and four on a SpaceX Crew Dragon

Latest DeFi Flavor ‘Pickle’ Aims to Alleviate Stablecoin Volatility

New DeFi yield farming platforms have been coming thick and fast over the past month or so with new opportunities popping up almost every day. The latest offering garnering attention is Pickle Finance which aims to help mitigate the relative instability in stablecoins. The majority of DeFi doppelgangers do mostly the same thing with a few slight variations. Essentially, offering a worthless governance token as an incentive to lure liquidity providers. In some cases, the token performs well for some time, while others dump just as quickly as they pump.

Investor: This Pyramid Scheme Is Keeping the Ethereum Price Afloat At $350

Ethereum has seen quite the volatility over recent months. After surging hundreds of percent from the March lows until the recent highs, the asset has undergone a strong 35% retracement. ETH remains much higher than it was just a few months ago, which is a bullish sign. Ethereum’s relatively high prices might not last for long, though. Prominent cryptocurrency investor and commentator Dovey Wan believes that ETH’s price action is being sustained by a pyramid scheme. If that pyramid scheme collapses, she suggested, ETH’s price could slump. This is similar

SushiSwap GM says ‘Talk doesn’t mean anything and code shows everything’

SushiSwap, a fork of the popular Uniswap exchange and one of the latest breakouts of the DeFi craze, has undergone its fair share of scrutiny in recent days — and fairly so. The platform's token, known as Sushi, quickly came to represent 77% of the action on Uniswap as of Sept. 1, garnering more than $1.5 billion in locked value less than a week from its inception. Many have voiced suspicions regarding certain aspects of the project, however, including concerns over a $27 million developer fund controlled solely by the project's head

Digital Assets Retract Sharply While Stocks Continue to Rally

There’s no doubt that whatever is going on in the fascinating world of Decentralized Finance (#DeFi) right now, it has been stretched far past its limitations. But that’s ok, because the entire point of this exercise was to test the boundaries of programmable money. Yet another delicious sounding product has joined the ranks of Yams, Tacos, Spaghetti, Porkchop, Tendies and Cake. This new one is actually a fork of Sushi and is named after the popular South Korean dish, Kimchi. I know, right?! The name isn’t the only thing special

Europe’s Revolut app now offers crypto trading for Aussie users

After opening its doors to Australians last month, one of the largest brokerage firms in Europe is now offering crypto trading services.U.K.-based money app Revolut announced on Sept. 3 that its tens of thousands of Australian customers are now able to buy, sell, and hold crypto assets. Users can convert their fiat into Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), XRP, and Stellar (XLM). Revolut stated that its ‘Metal plan’ customers could now transfer digital assets to other users, as well as exercise the option to round up

“Wise to Exit” Bitcoin Long Positions If This Happens

A bullish Bitcoin technical pattern that has held firm since October 2019 flashed once again this week. It is an uptrend–an ascending channel–wherein BTC/USD’s momentum indicator is making higher highs and higher lows. The so-called Relative Strength Index reverses its uptrend after its tests the upper trendline of the Channel. Similarly, it bounces back after testing the lower trendline of the Channel. On August 25, the RSI fell towards the Channel support once again. The index changed directions to the upside later, confirming itself as “a great entry” for traders

Election Commission of India is working on Blockchain based Voting System

Election Commission of India is working on Blockchain-based Voting System India’s electoral commission is working with the Indian Institute of Technology to develop a blockchain-based voting system, publicly confirmed by the chief election commissioner. The new system is designed to encourage Indians to vote even if they’re away from their hometown. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora informed Wednesday at the Times Now Summit that somehow the Election Commission (EC) is committed to resolving one of the country’s biggest voting problems, the Times of India said. Many people didn’t vote because they can’t get to their voting booth on voting day. As per reports, in the 2019 elections about 900 million people were