From Abra’s CEO – This Week in Crypto (5/27)

Today we’re excited to release the final episode of our recently recorded podcast with Saifedean Ammous. This is definitely the most controversial of the three episodes where we get into Covid-19, shelter in place versus freedom of movement, Ammous’ views government control run amok and even talk about 100% meat based diets. You won’t want to miss this somewhat crazy conversation! This morning I listened to Goldman Sachs’ webcast of their analyst call on the state of the economy. They included slides on Bitcoin that

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From Abra’s CEO – This Week in Crypto (5/21)

Here it is! The second of my three part interview with “The Bitcoin Standard” author Saifedean Ammous, was just released and it’s also fantastic. Look for part three to be released next week. Everyone was elated with excitement this week when about $400k worth of bitcoin was moved from what appeared to be the wallet of an original bitcoin miner from the month after bitcoin was first released, possibly even owned by Satoshi. Ultimately no one knows who moved the bitcoin but it does appear

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From Abra’s CEO – This Week in Crypto

You don’t want to miss this. The first of my three part interview with “The Bitcoin Standard” author Saifedean Ammous, was just released. It’s fantastic. Look for part two to be released this week. The Bitcoin Halving turned out to be a non event. Except of course for all of the online parties. This is fantastic news for Bitcoin as the network continues to function as intended. This is so great to see and reinforces why I’m such an enthusiastic supporter of this idea of

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Market Update – Bitcoin Halving

First things first, today, I am thrilled to announce our partnership with the Stellar Development Foundation. We have been closely working with the Stellar team over the last few months, and are really excited to march forward towards our shared goal of democratizing access to financial services globally. You can check out the coverage in this Forbes article published today. We have some really big plans for Abra and we would be announcing them over the next few months. Stay tuned! These are crazy, unprecedented

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Market Update – The Coronavirus Impact on Bitcoin

We hope everyone in the extended Abra community is safe and are following the recommended guidelines for getting through this crisis. We know this is a difficult time for everyone and our thoughts and prayers are with everyone such that we can all get through this together as quickly as possible. Stay home and stay safe! Team Abra is fully up and running and our systems are processing more transactions than ever. Our team is working remotely but hasn’t missed a beat in continuing to offer the

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