Where’s the rum?

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Good morning. CME launch for Ethereum futures is expected to move the market, though nobody seems to agree on which way. Americans may simply be too hungover from Superbowl weekend?

Future unclear. Proceed with caution.

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Crypto News

  • LINK: Chainlink’s oracle networks now go well beyond crypto price feeds, they can also query fiat exchange rates, commodity prices, stock market indices, or blockchain data such as gas prices.
  • Cosmos: The team confirmed the Stargate upgrade for ATOM is on schedule for February 18th. It will provide significant performance boosts for all blockchains using Cosmos SDK (Binance Smart Chain, IRIS, KavaChain, and more).
  • Kava Labs:  Announced that with the Cosmos upgrade, the stablecoin USDX will be interoperable between the whole Cosmos ecosystem. And announced a partnership with ThorChain to open its platform up to all RUNE holders. 

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Heart of the Machine

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