Why Big Crypto Firms Like ShapeShift & ConsenSys Laid Off Many Employees

This week, a major crypto exchange ShapeShift was forced to lay off 30 percent of the company’s workforce, letting go 37 employees. In a letter to the company and to the users on the platform, ShapeShift founder and CEO Erik Voorhees said that the crypto winter had left the firm with no other viable choice The post Why Big Crypto Firms Like ShapeShift & ConsenSys Laid Off Many Employees appeared first on CCN

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Mycelium Joins The Foundation for Interwallet Operability

According to a press release and the Foundation for Interwallet Operability website, Mycelium is the latest addition to the the foundation’s membership. Other members are currently: ShapeShift, Coinomi, KeepKey, BRD, and Edge. The majority of these are wallets, but ShapeShift, as readers are probably aware, is an exchange which allows users to instantly “shift” between … Continued The post Mycelium Joins The Foundation for Interwallet Operability appeared first on CCN

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Cryptocurrency Exchange ShapeShift Bites Back at Money Laundering Claims

A Wall Street Journal report recently alleged that blockchain firm ShapeShift was one of the largest recipients of illicit funds. Now the firm hits back on the criticism. Posted on the company’s official blog, ShapeShift said that the overall article contains factual inaccuracies and has omitted significant details regarding how ShapeShift operates. The piece shows a misunderstanding of blockchain The post Cryptocurrency Exchange ShapeShift Bites Back at Money Laundering Claims appeared first on CCN

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