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  1. The crypto space is shifting rapidly with new innovations – but the industry still faces a number of urgent questions, says angel investor Donna Redel.
  2. Digital Assets Holdings CEO Blythe Masters has stepped down from her role, but will remain on as a shareholder, strategic advisor and board member.
  3. Overstock's Medici Ventures has successfully transferred 3.6 million tokenized shares from Chainstone Labs using Ravencoin's blockchain.
  4. U.S.-based venture capitalist Tim Draper has invested $1.25 million in OpenNode, a bitcoin-only payments processing startup.
  5. Tether Ltd. may have the cash reserves to back up its 1.8 billion dollar-pegged tokens, says Bloomberg.
  6. Nomics has raised $3 million from Coinbase Ventures and other investors for its plan to index 95% of all crypto trading data points.
  7. Amazon Web Services, the e-commerce giant’s cloud computing arm, is having its proverbial blockchain cake and eating it, too.
  8. Bitcoin could be in for a stronger recovery rally ahead of New Year as the recent major sell-off looks to be fading.
  9. Two South Korean government ministries are exploring blockchain's potential to bring new efficiencies to port logistics.
  10. Far from seeing the death of crypto, we may be entering its most exciting phase, argues Michael J. Casey.
  11. The strategic use of blockchains will be essential in enabling humans to become meaningful long-term stakeholders in the future of governance, argues entrepreneur Santiago Siri.
  12. Coinbase is rolling out bitcoin-based crypto-to-crypto trading pairs for its retail customers.