Decentralised Finance is a blockchain-based financial infrastructure that has been built on top of the Ethereum Blockchain and uses smart contracts to offer protocols in a more transparent and open manner.
A bill proposing new "innovation zones" in Nevada would allow tech companies to create their own governments and neighbourhood communities in the state. This comes after COVID-19 has amplified the California mass exodus to places like Nevada, Texas and Colorado.
In a bid to expand its cryptocurrency plan, Mastercard will now allow holders of payment cards to buy, hold and exchange certain cryptocurrencies. Consumers will be able to convert this cryptocurrency into fiat money which they can then spend.