Monday

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

High-level speaker line-up for Logistics Business Show

The Logistics Business Show – which is being held online from 20th-24th September 2021 – features a strong line-up of expert speakers across its four days. Covering key areas of current interest in the logistics and supply chain across the globe, the 10 free-to-attend speaker sessions aim to enlighten and educate attendees of The Logistics Business Show between visits to the 70+ exhibitors so far signed-up to the virtual exhibition. Kicking off the panel discussions on Monday 20th September at 11.00 BST (12.00 CEST) is a session entitled Logistics: The 2030

Crypto Shorts, Robinhood Revenue, Plus500 H1, XRP Market Cap: Editor’s Pick

In a quieter week for news, let’s take a look at the news stories that dominated the worlds of forex, fintech and crypto in our best of the week segment.$160 Million Worth of Crypto Shorts Liquidated in the Last 24 HoursThe trading week kicked off with the news that the total market cap of crypto assets crossed the level of $2 trillion on Sunday after a strong rally in altcoins.Almost $160 million worth of short crypto trading positions were liquidated in the previous 24 hours. Approximately $55 million worth of short

Bitcoin Cash, VeChain, Dogecoin Price Analysis: 22 September

The cryptocurrency market saw losses on Monday, as traditional stock markets plummeted sharply. This could be related to news reports that large banks were involved in money laundering transactions. Bitcoin Cash showed it might not register further losses in the near-term. VeChain flipped from bullish to bearish momentum over the weekend. Dogecoin continued to show bearishness.Bitcoin Cash [BCH]Source: BCH/USDT on TradingViewThough the price has stayed around $230 for the past two weeks, OBV showed that the asset was bought at a steady rate (purple).Another thing to note is that Monday’s

U.S SEC, OCC issue first regulatory guidance for stablecoins 

U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) issued a stablecoin guidance on Monday for U.S national banks and federal savings associations to hold stablecoin reserves. This would be the first detailed national guidance on how cryptocurrencies backed by fiat currencies, with the dollar in particular, should be treated under federal securities law.According to a letter published by the OCC and signed by OCC Chief Jonathan V. Gould, there were risks of banking any stablecoin issuers. However, the letter detailed how banks could

Bee2 Finance Buzzing to Bring DeFi to the Masses With Quadratic Mining

As another week in the world of DeFi commences, more new projects that aim to further decentralize and democratize the world of finance emerge. Today’s focus is on a project called Bee2 which wants to move DeFi away from the clutches of the whales, and into the hands of the masses. The current state of decentralized finance is highly stacked in favor of those with heavy collateral bags. Astronomical gas prices make smaller transactions on Ethereum virtually impossible. In the current state of things, many users end up losing money

3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price May Slip Below $10K This Week

A potential catalyst for Bitcoin’s supersonic price rally in 2020 has been the combination of ultra-flexible monetary policies of central banks and massive spending by governments. The prospects of cheaper money have inspired many to seek hedge in what is now the world’s leading cryptocurrency by market capitalization. As a result, BTC/USD jumped from $3,858 to just shy of $10,500 within only five months of trading. Nevertheless, the very same catalysts that pushed the pair exponentially higher are now giving away the signs of withdrawals. Especially this week, investors have started