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In 2018, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforced punitive measures in eighteen crypto related cases, as opposed to five instances the year before and just one case in 2016. Comparatively, the EU crypto scene has seen lesser legal action in individual circumstances and more action related to the bigger picture. Napoleon Ta, a partner at Founders Fund, notes that capital formation...
Hiya everyone! Here’s your week at Parachute (17 May – 23 May’19): This week’s Parena had a super long finale which saw FlareOfFlame beating Ketan 3:0 to take home the spoils from a 100k PAR pot. The Parachute Shop now has a twitter handle. Check it out now! Congratulations to fellow Parachuter Rene for becoming an admin at Wysker. The latest brainstorm session with Uptrennd revolved around how ...
This article is an exploration of the myriad world of cryptocurrency regulations; and specifically, ICOs, the U.S. (and the SEC) and Malta. Lagging behind “We believe that the SEC could do more to clarify its position” — U.S. Congress Members to SEC Chairman (source) This simple congressional request reflects the country’s broader sentiment towards cryptocurrency regulations in the U.S. — th...
Hi everyone! This was a super busy week at Parachute and partners. Buckle up, here we go: Cryptodelphia won this week’s Parena to take home a cool share of the 200k PAR pot. The finale turned out to be a walkover since iCuddle was a clone account. Thanks for another shoutout Uptrennd! You guys rock. Gian’s been a trooper at PurpleCoin, keeping the group active through thick and thin. This week’s...
Hiya folks! Here’s your week at Parachute + partner-land (3 May – 9 May’19). Enjoy: Games Master Jason announced a new competition this week. A plant betting contest. 10 purple passionfruit seeds will be planted at the start of the contest. The challenge: which one will grow to 1 ft first. 10k PAR to buy a seed and enter the competition. Limited to 10 participants. All 10 spot filled up pretty f...
Hi everyone! Here’s the week that was at Parachute and partners (26 Apr – 2 May’19). Like last week, this has been a relaxed one as well: Mari won this week’s Parena by beating Orji in a hard fought finale to win a mystery prize. You would have to ask Mari to find out what it was. PurpleCoin’s Two-for-Tuesday theme for the week was one or both music videos you post must be animated. Awesome sugg...
We are almost caught up now. In the homestretch folks! Here’s your week at Parachute (19 Apr – 25 Apr’19): This has been a fairly relaxed week. This post will be relatively shorter compared to earlier ones. The Charity Parena went on to raise over USD 700 and Gian won the Parena to take home a one-of-a-kind D&D themed Parachute shirt designed by Clinton. Chris turned 30 this week. Belated wishes...
Hi everyone! I am still playing catch up. But the gap is closing. Here’s your week at Parachute (12 – 18 Apr’19): The first ever Tiproom Parena took place this week. Yummii’s Lucky Llama proved to be uber lucky by winning the Parena with a close finale to claim a cool share from the 200k PAR pot. Popular Polish YouTuber Phil Konieczny mentioned ParJar in one of his videos. Check around the 8 min...
It’s 2019 and everyone is talking about blockchains. Call it a fad or futuristic, blockchain is the buzzword of this decade. Research shows that 65% of businesses with more than 10k employees are either considering adoption or already using the technology. And thanks to intense media scrutiny on the rollercoaster ride of bitcoin price, blockchains and cryptocurrencies are now part of everyday conv...
2018 has been the year of the crypto bears. After seeing all-time-highs towards the end of 2017, most crypto investors have spent a large part of 2018 looking at their portfolios closely, biting their nails and pulling out their hair. The slump just doesn’t seem to end! Some traders have turned the bear market to their advantage as well, selling the highs and buying back the lows. Whichever group ...
Hi everyone! Here’s continuing with the rapid weekly update catch up series. The week that was at Parachute (5 – 11 April 2019): ParJar crossed 26k tips since the start of the year catching the attention of some big names in crypto. Crypto World News featured ParJar in a news item while Crypto Zombie did a quick shoutout. Belated birthday wishes to Parachute’s very own Iceman! Hope you had a gre...
Hiya folks! Starting today and over the next 10-12 days, I'll attempt to catch up on all the pending weekly updates. Seeing how much goes on in Parachute + partnerverse in a week, this is going to be a humongous challenge. Let's see how it goes. Wish me luck! Our good friends at Uptrennd, did a shoutout to a previous weekly update. You guys rock! And this is why making these updates is so worthwhi...
Good day everyone! Here’s another update for the whirlwind week we had at Parachute and Parachute/ParJar partners. IRL work keeps me from churning these out on time. Working on catching up quickly to try to post future weekly updates faster: A cool new community started to interact with ParJar this week. HYDRO was added to ParJar and ParJar added to the Hydro group. Fantom did a shoutout and Coi...
Sup Guys! Here’s another detailed update for the week that was at Parachute (15-21 Mar’19): We reached 1000 members in ParJar this week! This called for a celebration Parena. And games master Jason answered the call with a battlefest like never before. Alexis beat FwBastille in a long and bloody finale to take home a big chunk from the 300k PAR pot. March Madness is now live! Hope you made g...
Telegram is the go-to place for most conversations on crypto. Therefore, nearly all leading projects have Telegram channels for sharing information with their communities. Consequently, it is also a happy hunting ground for scammers. Here's something that I came across on multiple channels that seemed interesting. Modus Operandi: Several accounts join a channel simultaneously (experienced sc...
This has been a long time coming. Sorry folks. Been totally slammed at IRL work. Here’s your week at Parachute (8-14 Mar): ParJar was added this week to Opacity, Blockport and District0x. District0x even have their reputation scores linked to ParJar tips. BPT and DNT tokens are also supported on ParJar now while OPQ has been on ParJar for a while. Check out Cap’s amazing email to celebrate t...
Hello everyone! It’s been an exciting week for ParJar and Parachute partners, especially, aXpire, Cryzen, 2gether and Birdchain. Let’s catch up on all that’s been going on: ParJar saw a ton of activity in terms of new coins and groups this week. We now have Bitcoin Cash (BCH) supported on ParJar! Plus, Enjin Coin (ENJ), Fantom (FTM), Switch (ESH), Uptrennd (1UP) and Horizon State/Decision To...
“What we don’t understand, we fear. What we fear, we judge as evil. What we judge as evil, we attempt to control. And what we cannot control…we attack” – Unknown Cryptocurrencies offer the promise of a financial system free from a centralized authority and third party control. The idea of a cryptographically secure transactions that put the control of your assets in your hands is not a rece...