There are three user types in a token-curated registry and each has different interests, incentives, and interaction patterns towards the registry. Consumers desire high-quality lists. Candidates desire to be included in such lists. Token holders desire to increase the price of the tokens they hold.
Monday marks the seven-year anniversary of the first Bitcoin transaction, in which a Florida man paid for two pizzas with the cryptocurrency. The day has become part of folklore, not because of the transaction, but more the price: the man in question paid 10,000 Bitcoins, which today is worth $20 million, for the two pizzas.
“This custody solution from a 72-years-old, $2.5T, established financial institution may pave the way for regulated investment vehicles, such as ETFs.” Gabor Gurbacs, head of digital asset strategy at VanEck, told The Block.
Hospitals were struggling to recruit British nurses after the coalition government cut nurse training places by 10% at the start of the decade, meaning the NHS wasn’t strong enough to withstand a vote to leave the EU.