How and Why Gold Became the Most Important Metal for Coins

By Ursula Kampmann for Künker GmbH ……  For centuries, silver was the preferred metal across the world when it came to coins and savings. In the 19th century, that changed. We’ll explain how and why, and illustrate what happened with…

Yotta savings account review September 2020

Prize-linked savings programs like Yotta have existed in the UK since the 1950s, but this account is among the first in the US. Here’s how it works: 1. Get your tickets For every $25 you deposit in a Yotta account,…

Uniswap Introduces Token Lists – Product Release & Updates

Uniswap, a fully decentralized protocol for automated liquidity provision on Ethereum, has announced Token Lists, a new standard for creating lists of ERC20 tokens. According to reports, Token List is an initiative from the Uniswap community aimed at improving discoverability…

BitMEX to List Futures for New Crypto Coins for First Time in Over 2 Years

The leader in blockchain news, CoinDesk is a media outlet that strives for the highest journalistic standards and abides by a strict set of editorial policies. CoinDesk is an independent operating subsidiary of Digital Currency Group, which invests in cryptocurrencies…

US and UK 2020 Mayflower Anniversary Sets Unveiled

The United States Mint and The Royal Mint (United Kingdom) have collaborated to create two limited-edition sets marking the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower voyage. US and UK 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower Voyage Gold Coins The story of the Mayflower is one that connects multiple…

Gregg Popovich Should Leave the Spurs, but Not for the Reason You Think

San Antonio Spurs’ president and head coach Gregg Popovich is now 71-years-old, and his legacy is unquestioned. Rumors had Coach Popovich leaving the Spurs to coach the Brooklyn Nets, but Steve Nash’s hiring has painted a different picture. Coach Pop…

MetaMask finally escapes the desktop with new mobile wallet

After four years, ConsySys’ has launched a mobile application for its MetaMask wallet. Popular Ethereum (ETH) browser wallet MetaMask has launched a mobile application for both iOS and Android. MetaMask users can now manage their cryptocurrency wallets, store non-fungible tokens…