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    📌 Ethereum 2.0 Testnet 'Spadina' Goes Live Ahead Of The Mainnet Release 

    The arrangement of the Ethereum network for the go to the new calculation, gradually, yet definitely, is going to the end goal. The designers dispatched the Spadina test organization, whose primary undertaking was to test the way toward making the main square. 

    📌 Nexo And Litecoin Partnership To Change The Crypto Ecosystem 

    Nexo, the biggest crypto-credit stage, is currently an authority credit accomplice of the Litecoin Foundation. Together, they intend to give their clients better admittance to monetary administrations and a more attractive monetary market. 

    📌 Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse Hints More Investments And Acquisitions Coming Soon 

    Wave's CEO Brad Garlinghouse implied that the organization intends to utilize its accessible money to foster its business and make new arrangements in the following not many months. 

    📌 Chainlink (LINK) Arrives On Travala 

    Travel booking administration Travala has incorporated Chainlink as an installment technique on its foundation. Presently clients can book their excursions utilizing LINK tokens.

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    📌 Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Announces Margin Trading Facility for Uniswap (UNI)

    Bitfinex started margin trading for Uniswap's governance token UNI. Uniswap, a popular decentralized platform based on Ethereum, launched UNI on September 17 and instantly created a great commotion in the DeFi market. Trading is now available in pairs with the US dollar (USD) and the Tether stablecoin (USDT).

    📌 BitFlyer Launches Cross-Border Platform, Connecting EU With Japan 

    The bitFlyer Europe cryptocurrency exchange has announced that it will provide direct access to the BTC markets in Japan, becoming the first cross-border regulated cryptocurrency trading platform.

    📌 Gemini Now Supports ‘Shielded’ Zcash Withdrawals For Added Privacy 

    The Gemini cryptocurrency exchange has added "shielded" Zcash (ZEC) withdrawals to provide its users with better privacy protection. According to a press release, Gemini became the first regulated crypto exchange supporting such transactions.

    📌 Coda Protocol Changes Name After Trademark Dispute With R3

    The developer of the "simplified" Coda blockchain, O(1) Labs, has relaunched a project now-called Mina after a legal dispute over the similarity of trademarks to the R3 Corda platform.

    📌 Coinbase Announces ‘Company-First’ Policy Banning Controversial Workplace Discussions 

    In a blog post published on September 27, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong announced that his company would seek a neutral or apolitical workplace. Armstrong said that social activism of employees hinders the company on its mission. Employees' discussion of unrelated global issues during the working day benefits neither the company nor its shareholders.

    📌 Bitfinex Launches Europe 50 Derivatives

    The Bitfinex cryptocurrency exchange has moved beyond the cryptocurrency space and made a step into the territory of traditional markets launching derivatives — Europe 50 and Germany 30 — perpetual contracts, settled in Tether (USDT) stablecoins.

    📌 Another Epoch Awaits Cardano As Bittrex Finally Updates $ADA Wallet 

    Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange has resumed depositing and withdrawing Cardano ($ADA) funds to its users' wallets. Problems started in July when the Cardano's Shelley mainnet was launched, and since then, $ADA deposits and withdrawals on the exchange have been deactivated. Richie Lai, Co-founder, and CEO of Bitrix apologized for the long delay and thanked the Cardano team for their cooperation.

    📌 VISA Reveals That It Builds Blockchain-Integrated Solution

    Visa is considering creating an offline payment system based on digital currency, the head of the company's cryptocurrency division, Cuy Sheffield, told Forbes. He added that research in this area is continuing, and more details will be known within the next year.



    📌 KuCoin Hacker Exposes Decentralization Theater Among DeFi Projects 

    Over the weekend, the cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin reported a hack. Unknown attackers have emptied the resource's hot wallets. KuCoin's total losses are estimated at approximately $150,000,000.



    📌 Binance CEO Says He Fully Expects DeFi To Cannibalize His Crypto Exchange

    Сryptocommunity is becoming more and more involved in DeFi. Binance CEO Changpeng “CZ” Zhao sees prospects of decentralized finances and does not exclude the possibility that in the future the company will start working in this area. He spoke about this in one of his recent interviews.

    📌 Exclusive Interview With Rudy Bouwman From DigiByte

    Rudy Bouwman, one of the creators of DigiByte Foundation gave an exclusive interview to CoinJoy and discussed many things, including the plans on the project, the company's goals, work process in the DeFi organization, and more.

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