Dalmas Ngetich

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The Amazon Token Scam That Is Hooking New Victims

These details could be their credit card information, physical addresses, and more revealing data. Once in their hands, the data can facilitate the execution of other nefarious actions by selling it on the dark web, wire fraud, and other illegal activities. After being duped, victims...
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Compound (COMP) Vs. Celo (CGLD): The Battle For DeFi Supremacy

Compound and Celo are two projects that add value to this sector. In 2020, DeFi platforms had a breakout year. Cryptocurrency enthusiasts championed these platforms, which fueled a general market rally in the latter half of the year. DeFi platforms continue to show remarkable diversity...
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Filecoin (FIL) Vs. Storj (STORJ) — Battle Of Crypto Storage

Data storage continues to be one of the most challenging issues in the tech world. The growth of cloud-based internet servers like Amazon Web Services (AWS) shows the immense opportunities in data storage. This cloud storage industry is projected to reach $222.25 billion in 2027,...
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Crypto Regulation Around The World: EU, US, UK, And Asia

Early on, regulators were happy to let the fringe sector exist in relative obscurity. Bitcoin then took off in 2013 and sparked the first major regulatory action on crypto via the Silk Road Marketplace shutdown. Since then, various jurisdictions have developed their regulations on cryptocurrencies,...
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Non-Custodial Wallets And Exchanges – What You Should Know

From the BeginningThe idea of blockchain is to build a thorough system whose records are immutable, making it impossible for any party—righteous in real life or not—to cheat the system. Blockchain is all about trustlessness. To achieve these ideals, any blockchain-reliant project anchors on the...
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BlowUP (BLOW) Gained A Staggering 6,000% – Is It A Scam?

Monumental Gains and ScamsCryptocurrency is a notable exception because it has its fair share of overnight successes. For instance, the Squid Game (SQUID) token recently posted a 450X surge in a matter of days. It tapped on the wild success of Netflix's Squid Game only...
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Department Of Justice Launches Dedicated Crypto Enforcement Team

Biden Administration Wants to ‘Protect’ U.S. CitizensAccording to Lisa Monaco, the Deputy Attorney General, their express goal is to step up the fight against ransomware groups. The fight against such misuse of cryptocurrencies aims to boost user confidence on these platforms. Here, the team would...
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Top 5 Risky Cryptocurrency Projects To Invest In 2022

Crypto can be a double-edged sword, cutting both ways. Some early adopters are already deep in the green, swimming in generational wealth, and have secured futures. Yet, on the other side, some curse the day they heard of crypto and blockchain. After sinking their life...
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Ponzi Schemes In Crypto – How To Look Out For Them

Critics maintained that cryptocurrencies were vehicles for money laundering. Worse yet, the absence of investor protection allowed for fraud to be perpetuated without a chance of recourse. Even still, crypto doesn’t sit in isolation. Traditional finance can be rife with scams and even privacy violations....
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Why The Sec Might Sue Coinbase? – A Guide To Lend

The agency is a menace for shady crypto projects, often sending chills down the spine for those who might have misled U.S. investors. From EtherDelta, Kik, Telegram, Tether Limited, the list goes on and on. Currently, a tussle between the agency and Ripple Labs—the minters...
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The Crypto Regulation Debate: Pros and Cons

The Inevitability of Regulatory CompromiseFact is, for crypto to find mainstream adoption, there must be concessions—a slight relenting on anti-establishment and libertarian positions to make room for compromise, even dialogue. It makes sense because crypto is vibrant in democratic jurisdictions, where the view of every...
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Arbitrum Went Live – What Is It and What Does It Do?

What can be a better way of starting September than the easing announcement from Offchain Labs releasing Arbitrum to the mainnet for everyone? Scaling and Ethereum—basically all Proof-of-Work--is not elite on this metric. For obvious reasons. In the early days, Ethereum, Bitcoin, and crypto were...
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A Complete Guide To Solana – Is It Here To Stay?

The transformative capabilities of open source #blockchain platforms are impressive. Solana intends to bring this utility to the entire world. Admittedly, this is an ambitious target. Regardless, it is tenable—explaining why SOL—the native currency of the Solana blockchain—was one of the top-performing coins in #crypto....
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Will Crypto And DeFi “Die” If Tether (USDT) Goes Bust?

Let’s finally admit it: #Cryptocurrency prices tanking from $64k around $30k was a buzz kill. For many traders, it was gut-wrenching and a cause of great trepidation. If you bought at the top, you’re officially down over 50 percent. Fret not. Crypto volatility is as...
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Flashbots – One Reason Why Ethereum Gas Fee Is Falling

Ethereum is a token that often gets misspelled. It also gets confused with an element on the periodic table. Of course, to those in the crypto world, we know it's something entirely different. From Ethereum, we have smart contracts, an innovation that opened infinite possibilities...
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El Salvador Makes Bitcoin Legal Tender: What it Means

Dizzying, right? The pace of innovation in #crypto is unprecedented. Development is lightning fast, and the disruptive trends therein are far-reaching. But that is secondary following news out of the multi-day Bitcoin 2021 Conference in Miami, Florida. In a recorded speech, Nayib Bukele, the President...
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Bitcoin is Now Legal Tender in El Salvador

But that is secondary following news out of the multi-day Bitcoin 2021 Conference in Miami, Florida. In a recorded speech, Nayib Bukele, the President of El Salvador, the smallest country in South America and perhaps the most monetary-policy liberal—, spearheaded their effort to make #Bitcoin...
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Everything You Need To Know About Gas In Ethereum

The crypto market is pretty hot (and brutal) right now. Away from prices, it’s best to understand the underlying technology and certain special jargon in blockchain and crypto. By now, you might know that Ethereum is the pioneer smart contracting network. By this, I mean...
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IOTA And Coordicide: Steps Towards Complete Decentralization

By late May 2021, there were over 10,000 #cryptocurrency projects listed on the CoinMarketCap. Admittedly, some of them are independent blockchains, while others launch on smart contracting platforms. For instance, most DeFi tokens and prediction markets rely on oracles and other props. IOTA One of...