Surveillance project supported by Ripple’s Chris Larsen sees backlash from LGBTQ group

A $695,000 donation from Ripple co-founder Chris Larsen towards a community-led surveillance camera project in San Francisco is receiving backlash from certain sections of society, local outlet San Francisco Examiner reported today.
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Ali Raheman, founder of Autonio, on building an algorithmic trading community

CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Ali Raheman, Founder of Autonio, an algorithmic trading platform that also develops solutions that enhance DeFi liquidity.  Ali has a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from Xi’an Jiaotong University, China alongside his work as Founder of Autonio.
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Americans say cryptocurrencies have a ‘negative’ impact on their relationships

In a recent survey, 60% of US investors reported a decline in the quality of their personal relationships after being involved in the crypto sector, a report on Bloomberg pointed out Sunday.
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Bitcoin is an ‘open Ponzi scheme,’ says ‘Black Swan’ author

Well-known risk analyst and “Black Swan” author Nassim Nicholas Taleb seemingly changed his previously positive attitude toward Bitcoin, calling it a “gimmick” and an “open Ponzi scheme” during an interview with CNBC’s Squawk Box yesterday.
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Investor who predicted a $400,000 Bitcoin is now calling for a 50% drop

Scott Minerd, chief investment officer of famed investment firm Guggenheim Partners’, says Bitcoin (BTC) could see a 50% drop in the near term as it’s run ‘too far, too fast.’ He made the comments in an appearance on CNBC show Worldwide Exchange yesterday.
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Charles Hoskinson hits back after Ethereum influencer calls Cardano a “scam”

In a tweet today, IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson fired back in response to claims by David Hoffman that Cardano is a “scam.” He said extreme baseless views are a factor in crypto’s less than stellar reputation among no-coiners.
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Former SEC Director who led Ripple action lands new role at Ethereum law firm

According to news outlet Bloomberg, Marc Berger, who stepped down from his role at the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in January, will join New York-based Simpson Thacher in June.
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Yuriy Kovalev, CEO of Zenfuse, talks about building an all-in-one trading platform

CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Yuriy Kovalev, CEO of Zenfuse, a global cryptocurrency trading platform aggregating over 90 exchanges.
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Here’s how former Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan says India should embrace crypto

Former Coinbase CTO Balaji Srinivasan says India must enable cryptocurrency payments and related services for its citizens on several government-backed applications, as per a blog post over the weekend.
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