November 2, 2020

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  • DeFi Money Managers Emerge Dose of DeFi

    For the most part, DeFi has figured out trading and lending. Yes, there are a myriad of design improvements to increase the capital efficiency of decentralized exchanges and lending protocols, but they have surely left the “proof of concept” stage. Trading and lending are the building blocks of a financial system, but in the traditional finance world, only a fraction is driven by individual investors. Instead, investors go through intermediaries like mutual funds, hedge funds or othe… … More

  • Making Maker: October 2020 The Maker Blog

    Maker governance and community updates took center stage in October! The Maker Foundation’s Product team redesigned the Voting Portal to simplify proposal polling and voting, new governance Q&A sessions were announced, and the MakerDAO Community Development team unveiled its updated website. A lot more has happened since the September Making Maker, and it’s all here. But first, let’s look at the numbers from as of November 2,  2020, 7:45 am PT.  Total Dai:  942,900,541…. … More

  • EthHub Weekly #138 EthHub

    a.image2.image-link.image2-314-729 { padding-bottom: 43.01675977653631%; padding-bottom: min(43.01675977653631%, 313.5921787709497px); width: 100%; height: 0; } a.image2.image-link.image2-314-729 img { max-width: 729px; max-height: 313.5921787709497px; } Curated by Anthony Sassano (@sassal0x) and Eric Conner (@econoar)🎁 ETHOnline Wrap-upSo ETHOnline wrapped up last wee… … More

  • “We’ve Been Creating Value for Instagram and TikTok With Very Little Actually Accruing to Us:” Trevor McFedries The Defiant

    This week’s interview is with Trevor McFedries, who is behind Lil Miquela, a 19-year-old aspiring pop star with almost 3M Instagram followers, striking deals with Clavin Klein and Prada. But what’s more surprising is that she’s not actually human. She’s a computer-generated character. The company that Trevor co-founded, called Brud, created her image an… Read more … … More

  • 🎙️ Crypto is Empowering | Phil Bonello Bankless

    Level up your open finance game five times a week. Subscribe to the Bankless program below.Subscribe now🎙️NEW PODCAST EPISODE a.image2.image-link.image2-819-1456 { padding-bottom: 56.25%; padding-bottom: min(56.25%, 819px); width: 100%; height: 0; } a.image2.image-link.image2-819-1456 img { max-width: 1456px; max-height: 819px; } Listen to episode 36&nb… … More

  • Governance Polls: Rates and Debt Ceiling Adjustments The Maker Blog

    The Maker Foundation Interim Risk Team has placed a series of Governance Polls into the voting system which presents polls to implement rate changes and debt ceiling adjustments. Poll: Stablecoin Action Plan The MakerDAO Governance Facilitator has placed a governance poll into the voting system on behalf of the Maker Governance community which gives Maker Governance the chance to signal their support or opposition for the implementation of the Stablecoin Action Pl… … More

  • Small Business Pain In UK & US Off The Chain

    To investors,The UK is headed to a second country-wide lockdown in response to the recent rise in COVID-19 cases. Prime Minister Boris Johnson recently announced the four week shutdown, which includes a travel ban, the outlawing of households visiting each other, and all non-essential businesses shutting down. This is the nightmare scenario for small bu… Read more … … More

  • Slowly at First… Then All At Once – The Daily Gwei #108 The Daily Gwei

    a.image2.image-link.image2-645-1456 { padding-bottom: 44.29945054945055%; padding-bottom: min(44.29945054945055%, 645px); width: 100%; height: 0; } a.image2.image-link.image2-645-1456 img { max-width: 1456px; max-height: 645px; } There’s been a lot of chatter about ‘Central Bank Digital Currencies’ (CBDC’s) in the crypto space lately and for good reason… … More