Episode #18 featured Origin Protocol Co-Founder Josh Fraser discussing Origin’s stablecoin, OUSD.
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The four reasons why Josh believes decentralized marketplaces are the future are:
As stablecoins continue their march to $1 trillion market cap, here are the five stories we found most illuminating this week:
50,000 Shenzen residents were winners of a lottery where the prize was having a$30 worth of DCEP, China’s central bank digital currency (CBDC), airdropped in to their government issued digital wallets. In addition to giving the Chinese precision control over its monetary policy, DCEP could be the trojan horse that allows the Yuan to emerge as a competitor to the dollar as the world’s trading and reserve currency.
One digital Yuan recipient described the experience as “… not really different from using popular e-pay apps such as WeChat Pay and Alipay.” …
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Stablecoin market cap just passed $21 billion, helped by the 50%+ growth in BUSD over the last month:
We’ve got two great speakers for Episode #18, on Thursday, October 15th, from 1pm-2pm est. Our first guest will be Josh Fraser, co-founder of Origin Protocol, an open-source platform that enables the creation of peer-to-peer marketplaces and e-commerce applications taking out the middlemen (e.g. AirBnB, Uber …). The Origin Platform consists of a series of smart contracts at the protocol layer, intermediary APIs that allow for in-house and third-party app creation, and the application/UX layer that end-users interface with to buy/sell on the network. …