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Facebook’s Libra Moved Bitcoin and Crypto Three Years Ahead

[ad_1] United States-based cryptocurrency index fund provider Bitwise declared that Facebook’s Libra stablecoin accelerated Bitcoin’s (BTC) progress by three years in a letter to investors published on its website on August 1.Libra attracted attention to BitcoinIn the letter, Bitwise’s global head of research Matt Hougan said on behalf of the company:“Thanks to Facebook’s Libra and Congress, we have just fast-forwarded two or three years into crypto’s future, accelerating all the
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Exchange OKEx Launches Data Analytics Platform for Derivatives Trading

[ad_1] Malta-based digital asset exchange OKEx has launched a new comprehensive data insights platform that covers trading trends for derivatives.According to a press release shared with Cointelegraph, this platform will reportedly allow OKEx users to see real-time data on the exchange’s futures and perpetual swap markets for nine major tokens, including the top cryptocurrencies BTC, ETH, and XRP. The platform provides six indicators of market trends as follows: long/short positions ratio,
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Brazilian Non-profit Tags Clothes for Workplace Abuse Using Blockchain

[ad_1]  The Brazilian non-profit Alinha Institute has launched their Alinha Tag, aiming to inform customers of the labor conditions of the workshops that produced their clothes.As per a Cointelegraph Brasil report from July 3, the new Alinha Tag is especially concerned with forced labor in Brazil’s fashion industry. According to Brazilian business newspaper Valor Económico, over 81,000 workers in Brazil were rescued from forced labor in 2018.Per the Alinha Institute’s