Michael Kapilkov

Michael lives in New York. He has been working in the blockchain space since 2015, founding, advising, speaking and writing. He currently teaches a blockchain course that he designed for MBA and master’s students at Pace University, and he mentors startups at the Columbia University-IBM Blockchain Accelerator.

Author’s posts

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Bitcoin's balance on three popular exchanges decreased by 390k BTC over the past 9 months.
For the first time since 2018 Bitcoin balances on exchanges fell below 2.5M
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-22T19:49:29+01:00
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Sergey Nazarov: there is a demand for Chainlink VRF from other chains like Matic.
Chainlink brings Verifiable Randomness to Ethereum mainnet, keeps other chains in sight
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-22T17:00:00+01:00
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A project that started out in the Ethereum ecosystem may soon be a worthy adversary for the network.
CasperLabs readies blockchain platform for 2021 mainnet launch with $14M private sale
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-21T21:21:42+01:00
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John Lennon once said the Beatles were more popular than Jesus. Bitcoin is bigger than them both.
It's official: Bitcoin now more popular than sex
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-21T19:20:00+01:00
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22% of the entire Bitcoin supply was transacted in 24 hours as the price broke through $12,000.
Bitcoin on-chain transfer volume exceeds 4M as price rises to 14-month high
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-21T19:00:55+01:00
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Mina applies zk-SNARKs to Cardano's Ouroboros consensus to achieve scalability and decentralization.
This blockchain only needs 22 KB of data to be verified
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-19T17:43:37+01:00
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It's not a scarce resource like nuclear power, whose proliferation is more easily suppressed.
Attempting to stifle encryption is a waste of time, suggests Status security chief
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-15T21:14:55+01:00
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Japan's policymakers appear disconcerted by the advancement in China's CBDC initiative.
‘No single digital currency will dominate the world’ Bank of Japan now says
Michael Kapilkov
2020-10-15T16:07:24+01:00
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