Recap | TRON founder Justin Sun cancels lunch with Warren Buffett due to health complications | Physically-settled Bitcoin futures on the horizon, Bakkt begins user testing

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TRON founder Justin Sun cancels lunch with Warren Buffett due to health complications

TRON founder Justin Sun cancels lunch with Warren Buffett due to health complications

TRON and BitTorrent CEO Justin Sun just canceled his lunch with Warren Buffett due to sudden health complications just three days ahead of the meeting, according to a post on Weibo.

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Physically-settled Bitcoin futures on the horizon, Bakkt begins user testing

Physically-settled Bitcoin futures on the horizon, Bakkt begins user testing

Bakkt began user acceptance testing for its Bitcoin futures contracts today. Unlike other contracts, Bakkt’s will be redeemable in the underlying BTC providing greater opportunity for institutional price discovery while increasing real trading volumes for the cryptocurrency.

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Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin taken to court for $13 million for failed ConsenSys spinout Token Foundry

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin taken to court for $13 million for failed ConsenSys spinout Token Foundry

ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin was summoned to court in a $13 million lawsuit connected to failed ConsenSys spinout Token Foundry.

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Bitcoin dominance makes new peak signaling ‘altseason’ could soon be underway

Bitcoin dominance makes new peak signaling ‘altseason’ could soon be underway

Bitcoin dominance over the market continues increasing while the interest for altcoins declines without any clear signs of a bullish breakout.

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Research finds Bitcoin and Litecoin halvings do not impact price

Research finds Bitcoin and Litecoin halvings do not impact price

Contrary to the popular media narrative, new research finds that Bitcoin and Litecoin prices are unimpacted by block reward halvings. Searching for cause and effect People crave cause and effect relationships.

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Craig Wright’s misinformed attempt at scaling Bitcoin, BSV frivolously increasing block size to 2GB

Craig Wright’s misinformed attempt at scaling Bitcoin, BSV frivolously increasing block size to 2GB

In Craig Wright’s latest marketing attempt, Bitcoin SV will increase its block size cap from 128MB to 2GB. The upgrade will make BSV less secure, more centralized, and more costly for infrastructure providers to maintain.

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👀 Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets

🤑 Blockchain analytics firm Chainalysis joins Duolingo, Patreon on Forbes’ next billion-dollar startups list

💎 Interview: Ethereum development suite Truffle CEO on the future of dApps, regulation, and Libra


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