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Pledge Finance Holds Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit 2021

Since the market boom of decentralized finance (DeFi) and non-fungible tokens (NFT) in 2021, there have been a number of conferences and summits designed to grow the industry further and promote mainstream adoption. One of such summits is the Stanford DeFi & NFT Summit 2021. The event was conducted by Pledge Finance, a blockchain-powered, decentralized lending protocol with headquarters in Palo Alto, CaliforniaUnited States. Details of the Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit The DeFi & NFT Summit 2021 was conducted by Pledge Finance on September 24 at the Stanford Faculty

‘Wolf of All Streets’ Trader Expects Bitcoin to Surpass $100K Within 6 to 12 Months

Crypto trader and investor Scott Melker, also known as “The Wolf of All Streets,” expects the price of bitcoin to hit new all-time highs by the end of the year. “I would not be surprised at all to see bitcoin trading in six figures within the next six to 12 months, or ethereum even pushing towards $10,000 in that time,” he said. The trader also sees the Senate’s $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill as the biggest advertisement in history for bitcoin. ‘Wolf of All Streets’ Trader Sees Many Upsides to Bitcoin

Episode #338: Startup Series – Will Matthews, Fellow, “Semen Quality Is The Canary In The Coal Mine To Overall Health”

Episode #338: Startup Series – Will Matthews, Fellow, “Semen Quality Is The Canary In The Coal Mine To Overall Health” Guest: William Matthews is the founder and CEO of Fellow, which offers the only lab-certified, mail-in semen analysis that exceeds all standards for FDA validated semen analysis methods. Date Recorded: 7/15/2021     |     Run-Time: 49:21 Summary: In today’s episode, we’re covering the topic that men like to shy away from – sperm health! We start by discussing the decline in fertility rates in the West and the possible reasons why –

Prevedere Brings Together Thought Leaders in Data, AI, and Business…

“By bringing together these thought leaders, we are providing a source of truth that will help business executives navigate and plan for their company’s post-COVID reality,” said Rich Wagner, CEO of Prevedere. SUNNYVALE, Calif. (PRWEB) July 27, 2021 Prevedere, a predictive analytics software company that delivers insights into future business outcomes based on economic trends, today announced the release of Prevedere Thought Leaders, a new video series that aims to guide executives on the best practices for forecasting and business planning within the post-COVID normal. The series features commentary and

What is YFII? A Guide to the Decentralized Mining Pool

YFII is a DeFi protocol that facilitates yield aggregation and uses a token halving model to ensure equitable distribution of tokens. It is a fork of YFI. Decentralized lending is the driving force behind decentralized finance (DeFi) projects. Those who provide liquidity to these projects earn interest through yield farming or liquidity mining. Some DeFi networks have their own token that increases rewards to yield farmers. Others like YFII have been forked from other protocols to prevent a reduction in pool liquidity through a scheduled halving model. In the Chinese

Blockchain voting hailed a success at Michigan Democrat convention

Despite its history of security and technical issues, blockchain voting platform Voatz has reportedly been deployed successfully at the Michigan Democratic Party State Nominating Convention.More than 1,900 delegates at the virtual convention, held from Aug. 29-30, were able to nominate candidates using Voatz for the state’s Supreme Court, state Board of Education, and boards at state universities. The event was held online due to restrictions caused by the pandemic."There were so many unique challenges with this year's convention because of the pandemic, but the Voatz platform eased many of our

Turkey looking to launch their own national digital currency

Although we have entered the Chinese year of the Rat, this also might be Turkey’s year of crypto. According to a recent survey by Statista, 16.8 million people in Turkey (20% of the population) use or possess a cryptocurrency, and rumour has it that they are about to wade in with their own digital lira or “Turkcoin." This could be a smart move for the country often regarded as a critical strategic partner to both the east and west due to its central position to both. With the Turkish lira