Navalism – Quotes & Perceptions by Naval Ravikant

More than just a businessman, entrepreneur, and investor, we consider Naval Ravikant to be a sort of a modern philosopher. As an influential thinker, he has changed the way people perceive their surroundings and the business world. His famous tweet thread on “How to Get Rich (without getting lucky)” contains some of the great pieces of wisdom on how to succeed in the cutthroat business world, without compromising on your ethics.

Generally speaking, his content is an invaluable resource to enlighten yourself on a wide variety of subjects, including business, money, society, spirituality, just to name a few. Every time you see him participating in a discussion, podcast, or interview, you simply know that you will be learning something new and valuable.

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A Look at Some Coinbase Alternatives

Coinbase, the most popular bitcoin exchange in the United States has banned the Wikileaks Shop account from using its services. The ban was issued due to an alleged breach of the platform’s terms of service although no specifics were given.

In response, Wikileaks has called for a global blockade of Coinbase citing the non-specificity of the allegations and the suspected involvement of U.S. government interference. According to Greg Barns, a part of the Julian Assange legal team, the move symbolizes an attempt to block free speech.

Barns also went on to say that the situation with Coinbase is symptomatic of the opposition that Wikileaks faces in the mainstream financial scene.

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How Does a VC Invest in the Blockchain?

It is an established fact that the investments from initial coin offerings (ICOs) are known to be more popular and prominent in the blockchain community.

In fact, despite the many controversies and the numerous dead projects that have resulted from ICOs in the past, the number of ICOs conducted in 2018 so far has already surpassed the total number of ICOs conducted in the year of 2017.

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What’s the next Bitcoin? 5 Cryptocurrencies to Keep an Eye On

Bitcoin began a revolution in decentralization and transparency, and will always be remembered for creating massive wealth for early adopters. While Bitcoin still dominates cryptocurrency markets, with a bit over 50% of the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies being in Bitcoin, there have been signs that it might be losing its tight grip as the top gaining cryptocurrency.

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What is Ethos? Complete Review

The exponential growth of the cryptocurrency industry automatically translates to an increasing number of solution providers that are attached to this sector.

While this promises the existence of new businesses and in turn better solutions for the end users, it also means a more saturated space for said startups, who find themselves in a highly competitive environment. Anything they do could be easily outshone by the next provider, making their own growth a very difficult feat to achieve.

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What are Blockchain Oracles?

A blockchain oracle is designed to provide smart contracts on blockchains with data from an outside, or third-party source. Because smart contracts are simply self-executing code they take the data from the oracle and evaluate it before adding it to their execution flow where appropriate. This is intended to give smart contracts an increased flexibility and utility as they will be able to use third-party data seamlessly.

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