Early MakerDAO Developer and Stablecoin Pioneer Found Dead in Puerto Rico (2 minute read)
Nikolai Mushegian, an early developer of MakerDAO, was found dead on Friday in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The 29-year-old man was reportedly dragged by water currents close to the beach. His body was retrieved but there were no vital signs. The area is known for its dangerous currents. Mushegian's final tweet prompted speculation about his mental health and the circumstances of his death.
Kraken wants its own crypto social network (2 minute read)
Cryptowatch, a Kraken subsidiary, has launched Cryptowatch Social, a social media service targeted towards crypto users and enthusiasts. The company is building an all-in-one mobile app where users can watch markets, manage their portfolios, and learn from each other. Its app currently allows users to check prices, make trades on multiple exchanges, and analyze market trends. Cryptowatch Social features live idea feeds, chart sharing, and livestreams.