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PlayStation announces one final 2019 State of Play broadcast. Twenty minutes of updates, announcements, reveals, and gameplay are on tap. Resident Evil 3 Remake may feature prominently. Somewhat unexpectedly, Sony announced today one final iteration of its all things PlayStation broadcast, State of Play, for 2019. Will we finally get confirmation of that Resident Evil 3 remake? What about The Last of Us Part II? Here’s everything we can expect to learn: Source: Twitter How to Watch 2019’s Last State of Play The stream is scheduled for next Tuesday, Dec….

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Komodo’s AtomicDEX Exchange Runs a P2P Full Node in Your Web Browser

The developers of privacy-centric blockchain Komodo claim that it has created an implementation of its AtomicDEX that runs a full peer-to-peer (P2P) node in the user’s web browser. Komodo developers wrote in a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Dec. 5 that the platform allows for non-custodial cryptocurrency trading through atomic swaps. The company has expanded its AtomicDEX mobile decentralized exchange (DEX) to work in web browsers on all major platforms. Atomic swaps, according to the release, are a smart contract-based technology that enables users to trade digital assets without…

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Private Blockchain Browser Brave Doubles Monthly Active Users in 2019

Privacy-oriented blockchain web browser Brave has seen its monthly active users (MAU) almost double from 5.5 million in 2018 to 10.4 million in 2019. At the same time, Brave’s daily active users (DAU) have tripled over the past year to reach 3.3 million, the firm announced Dec. 5. According to the company, the recent growth in MAU follows the release of Brave’s new version, Brave 1.0, on Nov. 13. According to the blog post, Brave expanded its MAU base from 8.7 million in October to over 10 million at the…

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Consumer Credit Bubble Could Drag Economy into Recession

Consumer credit card charge-offs shot up year over year in the third quarter to levels unseen since 2013. Meanwhile consumer debt is showing distress in auto loans and housing, as banks shore up loan loss reserves by billions. The vast securitization of consumer credit card debt has all the makings of another Great Recession. Consumer credit card delinquency and charge-offs rocketed to seven year highs in the third quarter. At the top 100 U.S. banks, third quarter charge-offs are at levels unseen since 2013. Credit card delinquency occurs when a…

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Kraken Cryptocurrency Exchange Adds Support For the Swiss Franc

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is adding support for its latest fiat asset, the Swiss franc (CHF). According to a blog post on Dec. 5, Kraken said that in collaboration with Liechtenstein-based Bank Frick, the Swiss franc will join the roster of fiat currencies that Kraken already supports, namely the United States dollar (USD), the Canadian dollar (CAD), the euro (EUR), the British pound sterling (GBP), and the Japanese yen (JPY). The Kraken team further revealed that CHF trading begins on Friday, Dec. 6, and that it will roll out trading…

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5 Things Nintendo Desperately Needs to Fix in 2020

Nintendo has made a fair few mistakes in 2019. The company needs to shape up and fix these issues. If it doesn’t, Sony and Microsoft could cause major problems for the company. 2019 is coming to an end, and Nintendo needs to make plans for 2020. The family-friendly game company has had more than a few missteps this year that still need fixing. Sony and Microsoft will launch new consoles next year. | Source: Twitter/The Drunk Cat Nintendo Needs to Prepare for the Next-Gen Console War Some might think that…

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Crypto to Replace Fiat Currencies by 2030

By 2030, the demand for alternative currencies will rise, with digital currencies eventually replacing cash, according to recent research from Deutsche Bank. In the “Imagine 2030” report, Deutsche Bank strategist Jim Reid raised awareness of the challenges the existing fiat system has encountered in recent years, specifically with the emergence of cryptocurrencies. Reid stipulated that people’s heightened demand for dematerialized means of payment and anonymity could drive more individuals to digital currencies. Mainstream adoption and co-occurring challenges In order to gain wider acceptance, digital assets need to overcome three major…

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