Coinbase is publicly listed as of April 14, 2021. The market capitalization of Coinbase is estimated at US $100 billion. The crypto exchange’s growth is astonishing and has taken old-established financial institutions by surprise. Particularly traditional exchanges’ reactions will be located somewhere in a continuum between jealousy and awe. Coinbase’s success, culminating in its stock market launch, is a wake-up call for financial intermediaries and investors to take decisive action or to brace themselves for the turbulences ahead. — Authors: Philipp Sandner, Jong-Chan Chung

Coinbase leaves the established competition behind

Founded in 2012, Coinbase is the largest US-based centralized crypto currency exchange platform with 6.1 million…


Want to make the basic PowerShell window visually appealing? Then this guide is for you.

Powershell window after applying oh-my-posh theme “slim”
Powershell window after applying oh-my-posh theme “slim”
PowerShell Powerline after applying oh-my-posh theme “slim”

Note: I assume that you are on a Windows 10 and I suggest you go ahead and install the latest versions of the Windows Terminal (preferably from the Microsoft Store), PowerShell7 (scroll down the GitHub webpage to “Get PowerShell”), and the version control system Git if you haven’t already done so. They just make life easier. We will make use of Oh-my-Posh, a “prompt theme engine for any shell”. If you run into problems, there is a troubleshooting section at the very end of this article.

First, let’s open up Windows Terminal by clicking the Windows Terminal button on the…

Jong-Chan Chung

Crypto and data enthusiast working in the blockchain and DeFi space. Outside of work, I enjoy walking my dog, a miniature spitz.

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